ItSeemstoMe is my personal blog and newsletter. It is for business decision makers and is about disruptive technologies. I mostly cover Immersive Technologies such as AR and non-gaming VR as well as AI-powered products such as autonomous cars, robots, chatbots, drones and wearable tech. I am always looking for a good story and if you have one, we should talk.
Biological infections, such as Covid-19 and digital infections such as phishing and malware have a great deal in common.
There are many kinds of chatbots. The big deal about the category is they learn by interacting with people and in so doing they keep getting smarter and more helpful.
The megatrend now starting to take shape will be the Ubiquitous Workplace: people will work everywhere for employers who are anywhere.
We are still in the period of devastation and there is much debate as to when and how or even if we will recover from this pandemic. We will recover as sure as day follows night, and everything will not be different—but some things will be different.
I first posted this in December 2003 and have reposted it every December since adding slight revisions now and then. Christmas may be a Christian day for you, but for me, it is a day of hope for humankind. It redoubles at times like these when hope seems out of reach for so many.
In my career, I have conducted thousands of interviews, have been interviewed myself scores of times and observed thousands of interviews between clients and the press from a neutral seat. There are a few tips that have worked consistently well for both my clients and me and perhaps they will help you.
I follow disruptive technologies where-ever I can find them. Lately, I am finding more and more of it in healthtech…
I woke up this morning and discovered that sometime during the night I had become 75. Here’s my reflection on the past and the future.
I recently had dinner with Shawn Frayne, founder and CEO of Looking Glass Factory, a startup with offices in Brooklyn and Hong Kong. He’s the sort of entrepreneur who is Hell bent on changing the world or at least the Immersive Technology portion of it.
A little over six months ago, I announced I was going into the ghostwriting business and would dedicate half my…