My 2017 Tech Watchpoints
Internet of things, cybersecurity, and artificial intelligence — they're all worth watching in 2017 and beyond.
Forecasting: Looking for Weak Signals
Forecasting the future is a tough act, but there are strategies and signals available that create a useful framework.
10 Questions for Technology Optimists
It's useful for optimistic technophiles to ask hard questions about just what contributions technology is really making.
How Traditional Retailers Can Save Themselves
Waiting out long depreciation cycles on real estate is a recipe for empty malls and shuttered main streets.
Be Careful What You Crowdsource
I wonder if we are pushing the power of analytics too hard and too far.
Why HP’s Strategy Fell Apart
Back in 2008, Hewlett-Packard had a decent strategy. But the seeds of its break-up were already sown.
Where’s My Connected Car?
Continuing pressure on safety, infrastructure capacity, and emissions are going to force carmakers to fully embrace the smart, connected automobile.
My Car, My Data?
There is a deep ambivalence prevailing in the auto industry regarding ownership of the data generated by the connected car.
When Will We Be Able to Trust the IoT?
Regardless of all the buzz around the Internet of Things, the promised connectivity won't mean much until it works all the time.