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Toronto’s RIWI Corp. is a 15-person (and growing) technology company that is fully global, but it does not sell a physical product. The company uses a patented algorithm to capture public opinion in every country in the world and then sells its data globally to Fortune 500 companies, multilateral organizations and government agencies. RIWI is an example of the new face of globalization: globalization of data flows, or digital globalization.

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