Category Archives: Business
I am an Apple fan. I have always admired Steve Jobs. I work on a Mac. I do most of my reading on the iPad, bar quality fiction/non-fiction. But I don’t have an iPhone. I am the last of a … Continue reading
Failure may be an important milestone on the road to success, but it’s advisable to work towards avoiding it. Here’s a thought-provoking list of the top 10 reasons why start-ups fail (the list has been put together by a former … Continue reading
Creativity expert and culture leader Sir Ken Robinson has long argued against education as it is practiced in schools and colleges. In this fascinating talk he focuses on what ails modern education and how children can be rescued from it.
Last few days I have been meaning to get Le Carre’s new book (A Delicate Truth). I was looking forward to the pleasure of driving to the book shop, locating the book, browsing through it, coming home and pouring a … Continue reading
MIT Technology Review’s annual list of breakthrough technologies profiles technologies that hold the potential of solving intractable problems and expanding the scope of human possibilities. They are: Deep Learning Temporary Social Media Prenatal DNA Sequencing Additive Manufacturing Baxter: The Blue-Collar … Continue reading