You’d think we were approaching a sellout concert, the rock star drawing crowds of adoring fans, waiting in the rain to catch a glimpse of their hero. The concert, in this case, is F8, Facebook’s annual developer conference.
On this episode of Xero Gravity, we’re chatting with educational futurist Frances Valintine. She’s the founder of The Mind Lab, a tech-focused collaborative space for kids and the more recent Tech Futures Lab for professional tech development.
The financial services sector is at an inflection point. Right around the world, banking is facing a wave of digital disruption, driven by new technology, regulation, the need for cost reduction and changing consumer behaviour; the sector is starting to reshape.
It’s been another year packed with huge developments in technology, setting the scene for an explosion of innovation in 2017. Gary Turner, UK co-founder and MD of Xero, is a proven trendspotter, so we asked him what he thinks will make the biggest difference for small businesses in the next 12 months.
We all remember the days where a solid 3 month holiday over the summer break came as an eagerly anticipated part of our university experience. Some of us chose to work part time, while others made the most of no commitments and spent the summer swimming and lapping up the sunshine.
Is your smartphone just a phone? Or is it your computer, TV, and camera too? Is the reality of having everything on a single device changing innovation?
This month, Rod Drury and Gary Turner discuss those very topics on the third installment of The Rod and Gary Show.