Join us to understand how the psyche and upbringing of individuals based on geography and demographics has a fundamentally different mindset to technology than say a ‘born in the tech’ millennial. And what that means to us as solution providers and consumers as we are confronted with a billion tech styled tools in our ‘connected’ universe.
There has been a lot of noise over the new Net Neutrality law and what it means to us as consumers, small/medium businesses, and large enterprises. In this new chronicle, Ashwin Krishnan sheds some light on this controversial topic based using an analogy that we all understand: our Uber rides. Love it or hate it you can’t ignore it.
There is room – both on the consumer and the enterprise side – to become the Zappos, Patagonia brands of the security industry – brands that have a loyal following because of their extreme customer centricity. And now with extensive datasets and machine learning technologies available, it is time to use this not just for upsell but also for ethical sell.
The influencing power of the hub economies such as Facebook, Google, etc., is only just starting to become more evident — at least to the general populace. The influence of the Russian targeted ads and the related misinformation that, lately, have shaped our thinking is one of those prominent and revealing examples that influenced as much as 126 million US voters.
There's been furor about the release of 'Amazon Key' - but are we worrying about and getting upset about the wrong things that could be stolen? One could argue that we've already surrendered our prize possessions. Do you agree? Do you even know what we're talking about?
I have always been fascinated by the dilemma that we as human beings face when we encounter a situation that demands action but there is no easy or obvious answer to the same. My second highest viewed and commented blog of all time on LinkedIn explored this topic here – that was a very personal incident and one where I made a few right choices and one bad one!
Now we extend this dilemma to the machine age where we have bots taking over for us and making decisions on our behalf.