What: This Earth statement will be officially launched at a briefing event with the Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Patricia Espinosa. Organized by Future Earth and the Earth League. When: Mon, 13 Nov 2017, 1330 CET Where: … [Read more...] about Scientists to brief UNFCCC’s Patricia Espinosa on climate tipping points
We're all familiar with tipping points, when crossing what might seem a minor threshold can lead to drastically different outcomes -- the Super Bowl favorite that falls to last place with injury to a single lineman, a tomato seedling that surges skyward the moment it tops the … [Read more...] about VIMS study identifies tipping point for oyster restoration
By Michael Greeson, CEO, Co-Founder of The Diffusion Group According to a June 19 article in Variety, Apple is in active negotiations with a number of major Hollywood studios to add movie downloads to its iTunes media store and begin offering the new service by year?s … [Read more...] about iTunes? Movie Downloads the ?Tipping Point? for Online Movie Distribution?
Sometimes, it takes something drastic to change a business' behavior. Standard procedures can remain in place long after they've become detrimental to the business, but sometimes it takes a tipping point to drive home the fact that failing to change is the surest way to fail.For … [Read more...] about OPINION The Customer Experience Tipping Point
Had enough yet? Did the Blaster worm send you over the edge? Maybe one of its variants is emptying out your hard drive right now. Or perhaps your bottom line is still suffering from a shutdown caused by the SQL Slammer worm back in January.Is any of that enough to convince you to … [Read more...] about OPINION The Anti-Microsoft Tipping Point: Are We There Yet?