Digital Society

The rapid growth of digital technology and internet-based communications has a significant influence on society. Digital technology now influences every aspect of our lives, from transportation to communication and health to leisure time. At the CDS we feel it’s imperative to understand those changes and how they influence the way we work, govern, communicate and organize society.

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Digital Health and Opioid Use Disorder

Alexandra (Alex) Mullin T’21 is a fellow with the Center for Digital Strategies and Center for Health Care at Tuck. She is also a Flare Capital ...

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Lessons Learned: Silicon Slopes 2020

In late January 2020, the Center for Digital Strategies descended upon Salt Lake City, Utah, with 3 CDS Fellows for the Silicon Slopes Tech Summit. Si...

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Digital Deep Dive: Center for Digital Strategies Visits China

In our first meeting as second year CDS MBA Fellows this past fall, we crowdsourced a list of “must know” technology companies: Ping An, an insura...

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Government Structures, Digital Trust & the Economy

Last January I had the honor of representing Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business at The World Government Summit, a three-day conference hosted in Du...

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2018 Bold Digital Predictions from Our Students

As students return from break and we enter a new calendar year, it’s always fun to brainstorm and jot down your predictions of what may happen ...

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Social Impact: Wearables for Good

When one hears the term “wearables” we often think of Fitbit, or perhaps Apple Watch.  However, this terms is much broader than health, fashion a...

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What the Uber Profile by the NY Times Says About Penalties in a Digital Economy

The New York Times has an in-depth profile of Uber CEO, Travis Kalanick out that poses the question of when Uber will face repercussions for its well-...

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United Airlines Epically Underestimates the Impact of Digital Technologies on Its Business

Unless you have been out of the country, you know it’s been a bad few weeks for United Airlines. Both the blocking juvenile passengers for wearing l...

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Digital Deep Dive: Center for Digital Strategies Visits China

In the fall of 2018, the Center led a small group of Tuck students to Shanghai and Hangzhou, China to visit with leaders at technology companies.

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Quick Takes on the FBI & Apple Case for Data Retrieval

“If Apple is forced to build a backdoor as the FBI is demanding, Apple’s stake in the enterprise market is at least in question, if not in...

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Rise of the Smart City

Before blindly pursuing the fantasy of a smart city, we need to pause and think first to effectively overcome the transition hurdles.

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Technology at the time of tragedy…

As our hearts ache for Paris, we are grateful for the tools of technology.

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12 Tech Trends Shaping Enterprise Information Technology

A whole new set of emerging trends are impacting corporate information technology. Here are the major trends impacting corporate IT today.

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Deep Shift: Technology Tipping Points and Societal Impact with WEF

The World Economic Forum (WEF) just released a report on the massive shifts caused by technology. It is part of the work of the WEF’s Global Agenda ...

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How can Europe make better use of the Digital World?

A team of business experts and researchers from the HSG, ETH Zurich and the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College (USA) have submitted a 5-poin...

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“The Digocene” – Intel’s Tony Salvador Uses Social Science to Explore Hyperconnectivity

“Everything is going digital—everything,” says Dr. Tony Salvador, Senior Principal Engineer at Intel Corporation. Salvador directs research in t...

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Rentrak and the Evolution of TV Advertising

Rentrak can tell advertisers highly precise, but anonymous, information about who is watching what shows, and what the demographic characteristics of ...

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Using Social Media as a Communications Tool

The reason many companies and nonprofits join social media is because they hear about others using social media and don’t want to fall behind. Ironi...

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What’s an Intuitive Explanation of Net Neutrality?

The net neutrality debate was never about whether all Internet traffic should be treated perfectly equally without any prioritization whatsoever. It i...

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Snowden and the NSA Participate in Symposium on Privacy in a Networked World

I recently had the opportunity to attend a symposium on privacy at Harvard University featuring Edward Snowden and the NSA Director of Commercial Solu...

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Happy Holidays from the Center!

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