Josh Russell, Technology Strategist

Thoughts, commentary, ideas, opportunities

Use your space for good

photo borrowed from Browser London There are ‘tech for good’ project teams springing up more and more, tackling difficult problems, and trying to have a positive impact. But they’re often voluntary, unfunded groups, and they usually don’t have anywhere to meet and work. This is where you come in. If you…

Instead of giving U2 $100m

(just found this draft I hadn’t published, interesting that a few of these have now happened anyway) Things the internet would have preferred Apple do over U2 being given $100m for an album nobody wants. Would U2 have made $100m from fans buying the album? Unlikely. What else would we the internet have preferred apple…

The rules of science, sounds a bit like agile

https://vimeo.com/101100282 In his recent continuation of Carl Sagan’s Cosmos series, Neil deGrasse Tyson laid out the the rules of science: test ideas by experiment and observation build on those ideas that pass the test, reject the ones that fail follow the evidence wherever it leads and question everything “To make this journey we’ll need imagination, but imagination…