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    Parcel Drone Delivery Should Supercharge Ecommerce

    by | Industrial
    Mentioned Companies: AMZN, DPSGY, GOOG, JD, RKUNY, UPS

    ARK previously estimated that, given regulatory approval in the US, an Amazon drone could deliver a package in less than half an hour profitably today for $0.90, cutting the cost of domestic shipping by roughly 90%. Adjusting for our updated assumptions, particularly the efficiency of autonomous flight and the amount of human intervention, ARK now estimates that […]

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    How Lululemon Broke the Mold, with Chip Wilson

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    This week’s guest is Chip Wilson, entrepreneur, philanthropist and most notably, the founder of apparel company Lululemon. Long before Apple and Tesla opened their owned stores, Lululemon pioneered the concept of vertical retail in North America. Unlike other sports apparel companies that sold to retailers, Lululemon designed products were sold exclusively in its own stores. […]

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    PaaS: The Goldilocks of IaaS and SaaS

    by | Digital
    Mentioned Companies: AMZN, CRM, GOOG, INTU, MSFT, N, NEWR, RAX, RHT

    The International Data Corporation (IDC) projects the global public cloud computing market comprised of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Software as a Service (SaaS), will be $127B in 2018, more than double $56.6B in 2014.1 It is called the public cloud because through smart software, the same underlying hardware […]