CES 2014 in Numbers by Bell Pottinger Wired

Research by Bell Pottinger Wired, one of the UK’s leading digital consultancies, reveals that this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) was mentioned more than 1.5 million times online, across media sites, blogs, forums and social networks, such as Twitter.

Insights into online conversations around the event, held in Las Vegas on 7 to 10 January 2014, with more than 3,200 exhibitors and 150,000 visitors, highlight the extent to which consumers engaged with CES online.

Are Companies in the Middle East Innovating?

Words like innovation and productivity come up a lot when discussing competitiveness of companies in today’s highly dynamic and ever-changing economy. But how innovative are companies in the Middle East and North Africa? And to what extent do they see innovation as a key ingredient to their ability to continually create and develop something new? This infographic from Bayt.com, the Middle East’s number one jobsite, sheds light on the matter.

Green Energy Innovation: From the Crowd

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In today’s world, more and more people are becoming concerned with the environment – some to the point of dedicating their lives to trying to come up with innovative solutions to the world’s problems. Unfortunately, many of these people with great ideas don’t necessarily have the means to bring their concepts to life – at least, until now. Enter the great plane-leveler: the Internet! With the rise of crowdfunding websites, anyone with an idea now has the opportunity to promote it and even raise money!