The Insane and the Genius

A quote attributed to Albert Einstein argues that ‘insanity means doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results’. Scriptwriter Bruce Feirstein, who wrote some of the James Bond movie scripts, asserted further that the distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.  Armed with such heavyweights-uttered quotes, we can reflect on things billionaire media mogul Rupert Murdoch, Chairman and CEO of News Corp. said about the future of online news.   Continue reading “The Insane and the Genius”

Mashups, Folksonomies and Communities of Purpose

Over the years, I found myself returning to the Gilbane Group website. Gilbane, Cambridge, Massachusetts, based group of analysts and consultants specialising in information technology strategies. The site is choc-a-block with articles and white papers, many of which are worth the time taken to register, download and read. Frank Gilbane’s report has been around for years – and as it grew and became a media powerhouse, when Gilbane was joined by other keen observers.

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