Information is not just a window on the business, increasingly it is the business! Around the world, businesses and governments are migrating from a process-driven past to an information-driven future.
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Your insight might protect your job
Technology can make us lazy. In the 1970s and 80s we worried that the calculator would rob kids of insight into the mathematics they were learning. There has long been evidence that writing long-hand and reading from paper are far … Continue reading
The Quantum Computer dream could be killed by Information Management
For years now the physics community has been taking the leap into computer science through the pursuit of the quantum computer. As weird as the concepts underpinning the idea of such a device are, even weirder is the threat that … Continue reading
Living without a trace of Big Data
I’ve watched over a number of months as major digital providers across handsets, telecommunications, internet services and virtually every other integrated offering have one by one described how they provide information to various governments. While none of this should be … Continue reading
Universities disrupted but not displaced
Business and government is finally treating Digital Disruption as seriously as the topic deserves. I have written previously about the Deloitte Digital Disruption report and highlighted the fact that that in Australia two thirds of the economy will experience a … Continue reading
Will the bionic eye solve information overload?
Right now, researchers are working around the world to find ways of restoring sight to the blind by creating a bionic eye. The closest analogy is the bionic ear, more properly called a cochlear implant, which works by directly stimulating … Continue reading