Imagine a situation where you are about to make an important
Sales Presentation. You realize that you have brought the wrong
presentation slides and you call up your colleague. She
immediately emails the file to your 3G terminal and you transfer
it to your laptop. Another scenario is having video-conferencing
and sending character-based messages simultaneously with your
clients. With 3G, the possibilities for wireless applications
are numerous. For instance, imagine calling up a ...
Delhi, the capital city of India in the National Capital Region (NCR), is one of the fastest growing economic and industrial hubs. Apart from central government offices and ministries, the city accommodates many corporate houses. Workforce in Delhi is increasing at a fast pace and earns largest per capita income in India. The city is also popular for having lowest unemployment rate. New Delhi is a leading job market place in India where the employment rate is highest because the city is home to ...
One can discern the following relationships between the Law and
1. Sometimes technology becomes an inseparable part of the law.
In extreme cases, technology itself becomes the law. The use of
polygraphs, faxes, telephones, video, audio and computers is an
integral part of many laws - etched into them. It is not an
artificial co-habitation: the technology is precisely defined in
the law and forms a CONDITION within it. In other words: the
very spirit and letter of the law is ...
Abstract: For the last two hundred years, neo-classical economics has recognised only two factors of production: labour and capital. This is now changing. Information and knowledge are replacing capital and energy as the primary wealth-creating assets, just as the latter two replaced land and labor 200 years ago. In addition, technological developments in the 20th century have transformed the majority of wealth-creating work from physically-based to "knowledge-based.” Technology and ...
Sometimes, the things and gadgets that you think are the least
useful will prove you wrong in the end. And in a potentially
dangerous sport like hunting, having all the right hunting
gadgets that technology brings you can be a matter of life and
death. Let's take a solar powered torchlight as an example.
Don't think it'd be of any use to you? Well, imagine the kind of
convenience and security measure it would provide you if you had
it and you run out of battery supplies. Furthermore, the ...
Fish finder Imagine you're sitting out there on your fishing
boat, you whip out a cool gadget you just bought from the
Internet and after a couple of beeps, the device tells you that
there is a school of fish some 3 meters or so away from you.
Now, how cool can that be? It's almost like an ultrasound scan
of the sea or the lake that tells you exactly where the fish
But of course, this is not news because many different companies
have developed their own ultrasound-like fish finding ...
Modern technology has given us a wonderful range of sports
sunglasses frames and sports sunglasses lenses made to both
enhance and stand up to the demands of the sports enthusiast
with lightweight, flexible, durable materials, no-slip frames
and a wide variety of lens options. The sports sunglasses and
discount sunglasses are made to suit whatever sporting activity
you might be considering whether it be golfing, skiing, snow
boarding, playing tennis, motorcycling, cycling, kayaking,
The economy of San Francisco is one that does well; however, its backbone is tourism. San Francisco is often portrayed in music, film and popular culture has helped in making this city a landmark that is recognized all over the world. San Francisco attracts so many foreign tourists each year that it is ranked fourth in this category. San Francisco is home to Pier 39 and Fisherman’s Wharf and these two are said to be the third most popular tourist attractions in the United States. ...
"The art of progress is to preserve order amid change and to
preserve change amid order." -- Alfred North Whitehead, 19th
century British mathematician and philosopher
As Achieve (my first consulting company) was working with our
Clients to implement Toward Excellence (the cultural change
process we had developed in conjunction with Tom Peters) I was
growing increasingly uneasy. Something didn't feel right. In In
Search of Excellence, Peters and Waterman presented a powerful
case against "the ...
Most people will tell you that it is all but impossible to move a company from focusing on one technology to another. How much harder must it be to do so when you also have to shift business models at the same time?
Undaunted, those are the kinds of challenges that today's business model innovators are taking on in switching both technologies and business models. Having a profound understanding of what needs to be done provides a core insight to guide those rapid shifts of focus.
When Tony L. ...