Author Archives: Alistair

On data and music

From Mozart’s flourishes to today’s music streaming, I’m going to spend part of 2015 looking at how data is transforming music.

There’s a new Bitnorth

A new Bitnorth site has all talks and more details.

Blue-collar AR

Hipster-wearing Glassheads aside, the real future of AR is blue collar work. Just wait until the unions figure out that’s a Trojan Horse for robots.

Old laws, new problems

Instead of writing new laws to deal with tech, maybe we need to adapt the existing ones.

The challenges of 2-sided marketplaces

After four conversations about 2-sided marketplaces this week, I’ve summarized some of my thoughts here.