September 21, 2014 12:50 PM
So I got my new iPhone 6 on Friday – don’t judge me, I was due an upgrade anyway – and have been using it all weekend.
Here are some early thoughts.
1. The size – it’s a...
September 19, 2014 10:54 AM
Recently on my visits to councils and to conferences, and in the conversations I have with people across the public sector, leadership in digital has been identified as an issue.
I think the problem...
September 17, 2014 04:54 AM
I’m at Channel Shift Camp in Birmingham today, organised by my good friend Nick Hill.
It’s an opportunity for people involved in customer services in the public sector to talk about ways...
September 15, 2014 01:42 AM
It isn’t said enough, I don’t think, that change – particularly in big organisations – is hard. Really hard!
If it wasn’t, it would be happening all the time.
September 14, 2014 02:31 PM
I was never a regular user of Whatsapp, the mobile messaging app recently purchased by Facebook for gazillions of dollors, but now I’m never touching the thing again.
Well, after a recent...
September 12, 2014 08:38 AM
When planning a new project or activity, it’s easy to decide to get something new.
For instance, you might see it as the perfect opportunity to buy a cool web service to help you deliver this...
September 12, 2014 11:00 PM
Y Combinator (Photo: Paul Miller
Leading Silicon Valley accelerator Y Combinator posted a list of sectors it’s interested in hearing pitches from in a “request for startups” that...
September 11, 2014 08:39 AM
I couldn’t agree more with Mozilla’s Laura Hilliger:
We can’t force people to participate, and if we really care about educating people, we shouldn’t try. We should build and design for...
September 10, 2014 04:18 AM
Sometimes it’s better to embrace constraints. Why not even invent some?
Constraints don’t need to make things harder – they can make things easier.
Why take a year to deliver...
September 9, 2014 01:13 AM
A clipboard manager is an insanely useful bit of productivity kit. It’s one of those things that you may not know even exists, but once you start using it, you can never go back.