Tag: change

August 21, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Alter It’s harder to alter hardware than software, but much more rewarding for hackers &  spies. 2 ways of executing such attacks: Manipulate devices in transit from factory to customer.  Or seed in changes from the start of manufacture.  China makes 75% of the world’s mobile phones & 90% of personal computers.  Content is king…

May 7, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Layout Covid-19 permanent alteration: changed & changeable workspace layout.  We’ll have to adjust to cubicles, room dividers, perspex screens, well-spaced back-to-back work stations, fewer chairs, voice-activated doors/lifts, copper fixtures, UV lighting, separate entrances/exits, one-way corridors, floor directional markings.  Open plan shuts Guessed the Word?                Series 57 (4/8)   …

March 31, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Other side Coronavirus: how will it be on the other side?  Unwillingness to commute far for work.  No need for big offices, or to live in costly city houses.  More home cooking & buying online.  No dividends.  No interest from savings/investments. Higher taxes. More health spending. And no faith in insurance, which turned out not…

September 16, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Kit homes Modular homes out of a kit go back over 100 yrs.  Sears, Roebuck & Co sold >70,000 home kits from 1908 to 1940.  Construction has changed far less by technology in the UK & US than other major industries.  Europe is ahead.  Where we want to build housing quickly near jobs, change is…

September 6, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Guess the Word  and Contact Us for Prizes!  Series 48 starts soon….. 1st letter of each Post Title (in a Series) spells a business word – spelt correctly or jumbled up.  Previous answers: Series 47  spelt  F-L-A-Y-Q-U-I   (QUALIFY) Series 46  spelt  E-L-V-Y   (LEVY) Series 45  spelt  H-A-R-D-A-Z   (HAZARD) Series 44  spelt  N-I-C-E-K-I-T  (KINETIC) Series 43  spelt …

May 17, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Password A good, memorable password is long, not complex.  Like ‘Snow White & the 7 dwarfs’ (rather than 8 characters).  Even better – 3 random words which are easy to recall.  Average person has 19 passwords!  No need to change a password (unless it’s compromised) nor mix capital letters, numbers & symbols.  Password managers don’t…

April 1, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Newsworthy Readers will pay for newsworthy content as good journalism still has the power to change lives.  Ideas & information matter in a knowledge economy.  News will get shorter, quicker + more graphical, digital, automated, personalized & paid for – but is still cheap.  News is an industry in transition, not in decline Guessed the Word? …

October 17, 2018 admin123@ No comments exist

Change The pace of change will never be as slow as it is todayWe over-estimate change in the near term, & under-estimate it over the long term.  Life will be pretty similar a year from now, but probably really different in 10 years.  2007 – 1st iPhone.  Today – more mobile devices than human beings….

May 28, 2018 admin123@ No comments exist

Yesteryear Every generation thinks it’s in transformational times.But technological change in past 50 years isn’t as great as between 1890 to 1950, when rifles, horses & Morse telegraph advanced to atomic bombs, jet aircraft & TV.  Only exception is in invisibles (data/ computers), which is accelerating exponentially Guessed the Word?         Series 24…

February 27, 2018 admin123@ No comments exist

Alchemy Great leaders/ coaches bring about magical transformations within people and situations.  But unlike miracles, these transmutations can’t be done instantly Guessed the Word?          Series 20 (5/6)            [pic: icame]