Releasing Software Developer Superpowers

Article is aimed at anyone looking to gain the edge in their software development team creation or advancement in the digital age. Concepts can be applied outside of sw dev at some level. Open to discussion - views are my own. UX is not just for Customers User Experience is an ever growing component of … Continue reading Releasing Software Developer Superpowers

The 2020 Digital Employee: 10 Characteristics

Whilst this blog is focused at the characteristics that millennials (and others) functioning in the technology sector will need to have in the coming years, it could be associated to other industries also. Some of these features are already in play, however they are not seen currently as a full set. Happy reading. 1: Collaborator Internal company … Continue reading The 2020 Digital Employee: 10 Characteristics

Advancing Human – Cyber Psychology.

"Computers are incredibly fast, accurate, and stupid; humans are incredibly slow, inaccurate and brilliant; together they are powerful beyond imagination. -Albert Einstein Connection. An ancient word. The meaning is "a relationship in which a person or thing is linked or associated with something or someone else." We use it in every walk of life. When … Continue reading Advancing Human – Cyber Psychology.

Augmented and Virtual Reality: Now more about improving User Experience

We cannot eat popcorn wearing a virtual reality (VR) headset - Zaid Mahomedy : IIn 1995, the cringe worthy Johnny Mnemonic was released where he used a VR headset and gesture monitoring gloves to control the "future internet". Even though this movie was over 20 years ago, it is only in the past few … Continue reading Augmented and Virtual Reality: Now more about improving User Experience

Machine Learning 1.0 over Coffee

Article aimed at anyone (technical or non technical) who wants to understand the steps in Machine Learning at a high level. Readable in five minutes over coffee. I think. What is Machine Learning? Today we live in a world of seemingly infinitesimal connected devices, in both personal and commercial environments. The currency associated with these … Continue reading Machine Learning 1.0 over Coffee

Our Evolution towards Ubiquitous Intelligence

"The brain is the organ of destiny. It holds within its humming mechanism secrets that will determine the future of the human race" - Wilder Penfield Over the past few months, I have become hugely interested in understanding where the relationship between the human race and our technology landscape currently sits, and how it will evolve … Continue reading Our Evolution towards Ubiquitous Intelligence

Recent Talk: Humans, Data Science and IoT – Perfect Synergy

A quick post to link you to a talk I did recently at the Tech Connect Live Conference at the RDS, and the Big Data Breakouts Conference at Belfast (hosted by Analytics Engines). You can watch the talk here, posted during the week. Humans, Data Science and IoT - Perfect Synergy . 16 minutes, so its not … Continue reading Recent Talk: Humans, Data Science and IoT – Perfect Synergy

Man vs Machine: Why the competition?

With the continued evolution of industries such as Data Science and the Internet of Things, there is a mix of excitement and fear amongst the populous. Excitement for what they can do for our lives or businesses, but fear of what it will mean for humanity. The fears are normally sourced from the media or some … Continue reading Man vs Machine: Why the competition?

Just how “Data Intelligent” is your company?

Whilst terms like "Big Data", "Data Analytics", "Business Intelligence" and "Data Science" have seemingly being around for many years, not a lot of companies have really understood the boundaries between these, and the interrelationships between them to lead their efforts in data to genuine business impact. Business impact is the key end goal from any … Continue reading Just how “Data Intelligent” is your company?