Category Archives: Data

Big (Data) Does Not Always Mean Better

“Big data naturally appeals to many data geeks, high-priced consulting firms, and IT professionals” says Dr Mark Kotkin, former Director of Consumer Reports and now a market research consultant. The essence of his recent article on Big Data is that data big … Continue reading

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If It Itches Don’t Scratch It – Your TV’s Watching

Best to resist the temptation to scratch that itchy place as you watch your favourite show on the box. What you get up to in front of your Smart TV may not be as private as you think. According to … Continue reading

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Wearing Thin – Copy Watches, Cops and Cop-Outs

At one stage in my life I had a draw full of watches, albeit a small drawer and a few of the watches were euphemistically titled “copy watches”.  One only had to visit most Asian cities a decade or two … Continue reading

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