Essays Tagged: "technological improvements"

Mountain bikes

ountain bike'srapid increase in popularity was influenced by social and economic situations, and by technologicalimprovements that had the needs of bike riders in mind. The introduction of the mountai ... ded with the need for a bike that combinedtechnical superiority, ease of care, and multipurpose use.Technological advances came extremely fast after it's introduction into the world. The advanceshave ...

(18 pages) 72 0 4.3 Jun/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Prospect of online sales.

next decade sales through television and the Internet will grow by upwards of 30 percent per annum. Technological improvements, lower equipment costs, a wider choice of products and an increasing comp ... the workplace has changed dramatically over the last two decades. These changes evolutionary from a technological standpoint and revolutionary in creating a new realm of management issues have resulte ...

(9 pages) 167 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

'Explain the importance of the Battle of Britain as a turning point of the Second World War.' An examination of the significance of the battle of Britain as a turning point in WW2.

e no longer stagnant and drawn -out, instead conquests took weeks rather than years. In addition to technological improvements, Germany had developed radical new military tactics. Known as blitzkrieg, ...

(6 pages) 107 4 3.8 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

What effects are the new accounting standards to be introduced going to have on business's within the UK and US?

to dramatic changes in the business and political climates, increasing global competition and rapid technological improvements whilst at the same time, the world's financial centres have grown increas ...

(7 pages) 286 0 4.2 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Nature of the Industrial Revolution

seems useful.Dramatic changes in the social and economic structure took place as inventions and technological innovations created the factory system of large-scale machine production and greater e ... rmerly employed predominantly in agriculture (in which production had also increased as a result of technological improvements), increasingly gathered in great urban factory centers. The same process ...

(4 pages) 76 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Positive and negative effects of the Industrial Revolution

ture, and even the very thoughts of an individual. The industrial revolution was driven not only by technological improvements and advancements but by the blending of profound social changes, as Europ ... mployment insurance for workers who lost jobs as a result of business failure or economic slowdown. Technological advancements led to improvements in providing water and sewage systems for all city dw ...

(2 pages) 46 0 1.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Is Nuclear Energy Beneficial for Mankind an argumentative resarch paper...

of a country. In addition, nuclear power is totally safe and reliable if we take a look at today's technological improvements about this branch.Nuclear energy is used for things such as atomic bombs, ...

(5 pages) 129 1 4.0 May/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

History of Computers.

rigin of the computers, classifying them by generations, each generation comes given by changes and technological improvements, but before speaking of each generation we should know something of the h ... called ENIAC. With it a new era is initiated, in which the computer passes to be the center of the technological development, and of a deep modification in the behavior of societies.In conclusion, th ...

(4 pages) 35 0 1.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Another essay on Axis powers defeat

re no longer stagnant and drawn out, instead conquests took weeks rather than years. In addition to technological improvements, Germany and the Axis Powers had developed radical new military tactics. ...

(6 pages) 16 0 5.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

World War I

the turn of the 20th Century and made this period so globally powerful. Scientific discoveries and technological improvements in the early twentieth centuries became great necessities in both Europe ... created, such as "x-rays"�, cures for diseases, transportation, and weaponry. These are all technological and scientific breakthroughs that brought our society into a much more advanced level, ...

(8 pages) 38 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Audio Evolution

rated could have never taken place. In the last few years, the car audio marketplace has shown vast technological improvements in all of its products including products that are being released for the ... roduce as much amplified music power as aftermarket decks. All around aftermarket car audio is more technologically advanced than the companies that make car audio systems for automobile manufacturers ...

(8 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

What is Globalisation and what are its benefits

ng of closer relations with other countries and cultures, helping to create a "world without walls".Technological improvements have accelerated the rate of globalisation. This increased pace in turn t ... increase their efficiency, and reduce transaction costs. In essence, globalisation has resulted in technological integration, especially with the emergence of e-commerce and Electronic Data Exchange, ...

(1 pages) 67 0 5.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Significant Changes in World History from late 19th Century to the end of the 20th Century

the 20th century, the world underwent many dramatic changes that impacted every aspect of society. Technological innovations have produced a highly interconnected world. Communication was greatly imp ... net. Travel was made exponentially quicker evolving from trains to automobiles and airplanes. These technological improvements have allowed the sharing of ideas to occur at a much quicker rate. Howeve ...

(6 pages) 31 0 3.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Essay explaining one major challenge facing organisations in the coming decades and its implications for the kind of leadership and negotiation capabilities that they will need to develop

day feel the impact of technology on a daily basis. We are entering an era when the "third wave" of technological innovation will intensely affect almost every part of an organisation and its workforc ... ogy on Management) In this essay I will be addressing the challenges that organisations face due to technological improvements, and how their leaders should take charge. Technological change is descri ...

(6 pages) 58 0 3.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Project on Dell company

the latest computer technology has been discovered and launched.The PC industry is driven by rapid technological improvements in components, particularly microprocessors, semiconductors and storage d ...

(57 pages) 190 0 5.0 May/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Urban Policy Paper

Implementing GIS for Planning Lessons from the History of Technological InnovationAccording to Judith Innes and David Simpson (1993), we should get some lesso ... s article seems to recognize all the organizational planning needs, and thus examines the nature of technological advancements, relying on the authors' detailed case studies of systems to plan for ins ... systems to plan for insights into the problem of implementing GISs. Organizations must keep up with technological advancements, lest they be left out of the race in organizational sovereignty of the c ...

(6 pages) 482 0 0.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies