Category Archives: Technology
Last night I gave my first TEDx talk on what I have labelled ‘Dark Technology’ at the TEDx event at the University of Manchester. It was an honour to be part of such an interesting and stimulating event, and a … Continue reading
In the last few weeks I have been struck by how important it is for people to have a high degree of cyberkudos, meaning that they must have a strong understanding of how IT – especially the Internet and Mobile … Continue reading
Here they are in their full glory – enjoy!
Fantastic article in The Economist about technology, automation and the impact on jobs and society: http://www.economist.com/node/21536460
I’m intrigued by the negative reaction that some have had to Twitter’s decision to release the personal information of a South Tyneside councillor who had attempted to tweet under a veil of digital anonymity. Twitter’s behaviour is entirely consistent with … Continue reading
I have just returned from the fascinating and enjoyable IT Directors’ Forum 2011 (ITDF11), a major technology conference, organised by Richmond Events and held aboard the luxurious P&O Aurora cruise ship. At first, I was worried that being stuck on … Continue reading
Rarely does a film get my super excited these days, but Disney’s ‘Tron Legacy’ (follow-up to the 1982 classic ‘Tron’) has. Not only is it a beautiful film – watching it is like having fridge-cool moisturising eye-drops on a hot … Continue reading