As the traditional PC market continues to decline, it is imperative that manufacturers create devices that offer differentiated features, and that they completely nail design details. It’s also time to reimagine the PC, not as a tablet, but as a next-generation computing device. With combination devices (PCs with detachable keyboards) being a bright spot, the market seems to … [Read more...] about Rethinking the Notebook Computer: Lenovo Yoga 900 and Acer Chromebook C910
Sammamish Safeway Grand Re-Opening With the merger of Albertson's and Safeway grocery chains last year, the huge company, with over 2,000 stores in 34 states and the District of Columbia, seemed distant to the local shoppers who often asked how the merger was affecting the favorite store staff. The top of the press release read: BOISE, Idaho and PLEASANTON, Calif., Jan. … [Read more...] about Sammamish Safeway Grand Re-Opening: Strategy Can Be Local
VR 2025 and Design The in-coming collaboration request from Bangalore chirps off to the left. A smartwatch tingles on Leslie’s wrist. Priyanka will surely want an update on the kiosk design. Leslie looks right and focuses on the chirping collaboration request and moves slowly toward it. It dissolves into a perspective room. Front and center in the room is the kiosk for the … [Read more...] about VR 2025: What will it be like to work in VR within the next decade?
Let’s face it, not much can hold a candle to a dynamic speaker or great workshop facilitator. Organizations have tried CD-ROMs, video, communities of practice, interactive websites, and webinars, but all fall short in both engaging learners and creating meaningful learning experiences. But virtual reality, or VR, is coming, and it not only offers more robust and engaging … [Read more...] about ‘Virtual Reality Could Change Everything’ now up at Chief Learning Officer
My introduction to Scott Jordan. I was an analyst at the Giga Information Group, it was 1990 something and I was collecting "toys" for a conference. I contacted a start-up called SCOTTeVEST and I talked to Scott, told him about my presentation and he sent me a jacket. I have been wearing a SCOTTeVEST of some sort since then. I had the opportunity to talk with Scott … [Read more...] about An Interview with SCOTTeVEST’s Scott Jordan, the Pocket Man