Digital

Speech: The 6 Digital Eras Illuminates a Roadmap

Speaking at Digitalk, Sofia. Photo by Dan Taylor Last week, I presented in Europe (Spark Me, and at Digitalk) the “Six Digital Eras” a roadmap on how I see the future unfolding in digital. When I first built out this framework several years ago, it was during the social media age. I noticed that the…

NHS digital leaders leaving for economic sector over Health Secretary’s tech ‘transformation’, IT primary cautions

NHS digital leaders leaving for economic sector over Health Secretary’s tech ‘transformation’, IT primary cautions

NHS digital leaders are leaving for the private sector in frustration over the “chaos” involved in introducing Matt Hancock’s tech “revolution”, a departing IT chief warns. Richard Corbridge, formerly chief digital and information officer at Leeds teaching hospitals, describes the “excrutiating” situation of trying to realise centrally-imposed slogans such as “axe the fax” and “purge…

Digital medicine startups are booming. What are the adverse effects?

Digital medicine startups are booming. What are the adverse effects?

By Vishal Khetpal6 minute ReadIf you’re on Instagram or if you’ve taken the New York City subway lately, chances are you’ve heard of Hims, the men’s health and wellness company with a penchant for advertisements featuring suggestive cacti and eggplants against pastel backgrounds. The web-based startup targets the young male demographic with skincare products, multivitamins, and erectile dysfunction medications. In…

What Digital India need to mean: A tech policy for the Indian future

What Digital India need to mean: A tech policy for the Indian future

By Mishi Choudhary and Eben Moglen As we head into the general election campaign, the challenge to frame technology policy for the crucial next decade is before the political parties. The current state of policy reflects one perspective, to which BJP has firmly attached itself. This policy framework is protectionist: it views “data sovereignty” as…

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