Student Answer: a pizza chain is able to develop a method of baking pizza that enables pizzas to be baked in 10 minutes rather than the standard 20 minutes during the late 1980s a potato chip company introduces a line of its potato chips with a new type of seasoning. a major motion picture studio releases a new 3D movie.
a tire manufacturer develops a tire that re-inflates itself instantly when it is punctured Instructor Explanation: Chapter 3
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Question 2. Question : (TCO A) After Yahoo! was introduced as an easy way to search the World Wide Web, it was followed by …show more content…
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Question 3. Question : (TCO B) Explain why it is that if a company's technology is adopted by users ahead of other technologies, it might be at a tremendous advantage and competitors will have trouble catching up.
Student Answer: Early adopters are more integrated in the social system and are respected by their peers giving that dominant design. Competitors cannot keep up due to higher innovation and prices dropping due to customer penetration. These advantages asset a companies technology diffusion. Other factors involved are the time it would take to switch technologies or develop new competencies. It would also affect the new technology