Surprise surprise, our national generating capacity is a little shy of what it should be. This winter even with contingency plans activated, we will only be producing 6% more electricity than we consume. That’s not a great margin for error. Three years ago the figure was 17%.
Is 3D printing living up to the enormous hype? Not yet. Maybe the scale of the opportunity is scaring people off.
Much fun for the media this week as a start-up punted a prototype hoverboard onto Kickstarter. It’s not quite the tech as featured in Back to the Future, but it’s close enough to get excited about.
Bringing shareholders along for the ride can often slow a company’s transformation
In Amsterdam last week I gave a keynote talk on the future of the office and the future of work. I’ve reproduced my script and slides here.