Employment: Robot or Human

As technology advances, more and more jobs would and are being filled in by robots – from machines that administers sedatives to bellhop robots that delivers items to hotel rooms to a future of self-driving vehicles. So, obviously what comes to mind is the displacement of humans. The increase of unemployment. As well as the…

Is Twitter Better off without Ali Rowghani?

After about 2 years with Twitter in his current position, Ali Rowghani has stepped down as the social media giant’s Chief Operating Officer. Reports has it that Rowghani had a clash with CEO Dick Costolo regarding responsibilities as in overseeing product vision including operations and corporate development. Then again, why did they have that disagreement…

Apple Beats, Could they make Good Music?

The most likely acquisition of Apple on Beats has caused some noise in Silicon Valley. Why? Not a good match as many observers say while some argue that it’s a deviation from Steve Jobs kind of thinking. Spending instead of saving. Acquisition instead of innovation. Obviously for Tim Cook, Beats is about headphones and streaming…

Rajeev Suri, Nokia’s Saviour?

April 29. Nokia appoints Rajeev Suri as its new Chief Executive. Rajeev who? Well, Suri is actually no stranger to Nokia as before his appointment he was then leading Nokia Solutions and Networks, the company’s network equipment unit before its handset business was sold to software giant Microsoft for over $7B. Incidentally, Suri’s another native…

What’s the Fuss about Weibo users?

Yes, what’s the fuss about Weibo users? I mean, why are outsiders trying to critique the micro-blogging site? So what if the site has only 10 million active users, or 130 million? Does it matter? Why, is it because of their IPO? Are these “investigators” their competition? Or are they simply media that’s just trying…