• TechCrunch William Mougayar The Blockchain is the new Google The following is an excerpt from The Business Blockchain: Promise, Practice, and Application of the Next Internet Technology by William Mougayar. In it, Mougayar waxes ecstatic about the future of distributed databases.At its core, the blockchain…

  • kpcb.com 2016 Internet Trends Report 2016 Internet Trends Report | Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers YouTube Recode Internet trends report | Mary Meeker, KPCB Code Conference 2016 Singularity HUB Vital Lessons on Disruption From the Demise of Corporate Giants This post is about how to not…

  • Singularity HUB A Big Shift Is Coming, and It Could Uber-ize Entire Industries Visit Singularity Hub for the latest from the frontiers of manufacturing and technology as we bring you coverage of Singularity University’s Exponential Manufacturing conference MIT Sloan Management Review Managing the Bots That…

  • Marginalia ESN – an impactful response to digitalisation challenges 87% of managers who are aware of the digitalisation challenges facing their organisations view Enterprise Social Networking (ESN) as an impactful response to those challenges, according to a new report from French research firm Lecko Jive…

  • Havard Business Review The Business Case for Purpose – Harvard Business Review Most executives believe purpose matters Eighty-nine percent of executives surveyed said a strong sense of collective purpose drives employee satisfaction; 84 percent said it can affect an organization’s ability to transform, and 80…

  • Simon Terry Competency vs Capability Mindset: The Organisation Design your organisation for the potential of its people and their capabilities, not the limits of an expertise. Information Age Sir Tim Berners-Lee: data poverty is the next frontier of inequality Despite demands by the inventor of…

  • Medium The Internet Economy We are living in an era of bundling. The big five consumer tech companies — Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon, and Microsoft — have moved far beyond their original product lines into all sorts of hardware, software, and services that overlap and compete with one another….

  • The New York Times Apple Services Shut Down in China in Startling About-FaceThe iBooks Store and iTunes Movies were closed six months after they began in China, which had been more welcoming of Apple than other tech companies. Open Buffer What Is a ‘Startup Mindset?’…

  • McKinsey & Company Building a digital-banking businessBanks have been using digital technologies to help transform various areas of their business. There’s an even bigger opportunity–go all digital. Design Council Why we underestimate the economic value of design The design economy has a key role to…

  • GDS.gov.uk Where we’re at, and where we’re going Back in February, our Minister Matt Hancock launched the Sprint 16 event with this message: “We’re transforming the relationship between citizen and state.”That’s the goal, but where are GDS today. WIRED 10 Things Facebook’s Given Away to…