In the digital arena, it’s impossible to avoid Dion Hinchcliffe. Perhaps
you’ve seen one of his numerous keynotes or joined one of his workshops.
Maybe you’ve read one of his books, Web 2.0 Architectures (with coauthors
James Governor and Duane Nickull) or Social Business By Design (Peter Kim,
coauthor). Or possibly you’ve spotted one of his stream of articles over
the years, for ZDNet, ebizQ, and many others.
Recently, Hinchcliffe has been leading strategy teams at a series of boutique
consulting firms – but unlike most practitioners of strategy consulting,
his background doesn’t include the McKinseys or Deloittes of the world. Why
didn’t he learn digital strategy from one of these usual suspects?
“Management consulting firms have often ended up hiring me to teach them
these things,” Hinchcliffe quips.
In fact, his LinkedIn profile only goes back to 1997, which fo... (more)
New Sidechain Technology for the Internet of Things, Sharing Economies, and
Thanks for taking the time to answer my questions. Please tell us, what is
Lisk all about and what do you do?
Max Kordek, CEO of Lisk: Lisk is a cryptocurrency based on Delegated Proof of
Stake (DPoS), but also a blockchain application and sidechain platform. With
develop blockchain applications on top of them.
The fact that Lisk apps are running in their own sidechains allow them to be
extremely flexible. Develop... (more)
The Nerdery has launched a new website. This time The Nerdery created a
website and revealed a brand evolution, as their own client.
The Nerdery's brand evolution includes a refined logo and heightened focus on
the core services of mobile applications, web applications, websites, systems
integration and digital consulting. Their online makeover happened over a
stealth four-week sprint.
"The brand and company has evolved, but our vision to be the best place in
the world for Nerds to work will remain the same," said Nerdery CEO Tom
O'Neill. "Our new website does a better job at con... (more)
I am always being told off by i-technologists for quoting Picasso as having
said that computers are useless. But I still love his reasoning? "Because
they can only give you answers."
Picasso, like AJAXWorld Magazine, liked questions. So we thought we would
share with you what some of the world's leading rich Internet application
pioneers are thinking may be the next questions that we need to see answered.
From that readers can themselves infer where AJAX is headed.
What are the top questions to ask next about AJAX?
Eric Miraglia of Yahoo!
1. (From March'08) How do I calculate the R... (more)
Early Bird Savings Cloud Expo
Cloud computing is a game changer. The cloud is disrupting traditional
software and hardware business models by disrupting how IT service gets
delivered. Entrepreneurial opportunities abound as this classic disruptive
technology begins to proliferate, so it is no surprise that SYS-CON's
industry-leading International Cloud Expo is going from strength to strength.
The 5th International Cloud Expo, to be held April 19-21, 2010, at the Jacob
Javits Convention Center in New York, NY, announces that its Call for Papers
is fast approaching.
Topics on which... (more)
Thanks for taking the time to answer my questions. Please tell us, what
MyDreamSwift is all about and what do you do?
Allison Huynh, CEO and Founder of MyDream: MyDream Swift is a tool that
converts dozens of non-VR games into fully immersive virtual reality
experiences; and MyDreamVR's Metaverse is a user-generated platform for
creating and playing immersive virtual reality worlds, puzzles and complete
games with friends in real time.
So, Swift was a sort of by-product to MyDream?
Huynh: MyDreamVR is a pioneering development studio with the dedicated
mission of making people's... (more)