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Are we Out of Big Ideas?

by Andrew White  |  December 8, 2016

  I was greeted yesterday morning with my two favorite newspapers, the FT and WSJ.  Lo and behold I saw on the front page of the WSJ an article of...

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Tech Boom Creates too Few Jobs - And the Point is?

by Andrew White  |  October 14, 2016

The title of this blog is the title of an article on the front page of the Wall Street Journal today (see Tech Boom Creates too Few Jobs).  It is...

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Where Would You Put Your $100 (or $5 million) Dollars?

by Andrew White  |  September 22, 2016

I am not a betting man - despite my many opportunities to visit Las Vegas I only ever once played a slot machine (and won, about $5), but I have...

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Centaur Intelligence: Half-Human, Half Machine

by Svetlana Sicular  |  September 20, 2016

I call the symbiosis of a man and a machine Centaur Intelligence, in which the head is always human: people do at what they excel — curiosity, creativity and compassion....

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The Gift that Keeps on Giving: More on Innovation

by Andrew White  |  September 14, 2016

  So is the smartphone an innovation that has run its course?  Is that it?  Have we maxed out the productivity improvements from our new-fangled friend that seems tethered to...

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What to do? A little ERP? A little IOT? A little big data? Who Knows....Who Cares?

by Andrew White  |  September 3, 2016

I recently questioned if IT (as a body) really knows how to identify what investments really drive productivity.  I explored this question in a number of blogs, culminating in this: Never...

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Digital Ethics

by Frank Buytendijk  |  September 2, 2016

With the best of intentions I am finally starting my blog. On digital ethics, the relationship between people and technology, and more philosophical matters. Don’t worry! It won’t be airy-fairy....

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Are We More Productive? - The Final Conundrum

by Andrew White  |  August 19, 2016

Last week I asked, "Are We More Productive?"  I explained that in some ways we are not, despite all our new gadgetry.  Owning or using a smart phone to do your...

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Honeywell Explores Acquisition of JDA Software

by Andrew White  |  August 10, 2016

I really can't comment on the announcement or the pros and cons of this deal - I no longer cover Supply Chain Management, Honeywell or JDA, while at Gartner.  If...

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CEOs and CIOs Are Seeking Digital Risk Leaders

by John Wheeler  |  August 5, 2016

I had the distinct honor and privilege to participate in this year's Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Nearly 500 security and risk management professionals from...

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