Macs and Malware

Macs and Malware
For a long time, Mac users have felt content that they are essentially safe from viruses, trojans, malware, adware...essentially all those pesky things our Windows-using peers have had to install software ... read more
  • - Nic Smith

Nic Smith

BI (Business Intelligence) is about providing the right data at the right time to the right people so that they can take the right decisions
  • - Tim O’Reilly

Tim O’Reilly

We’re entering a new world in which data may be more important than software.
  • - Martin Fowler

Martin Fowler

Any fool can write code that a computer can understand. Good programmers write code that humans can understand.
  • - Sir George Cox

Sir George Cox

Design is what links creativity and innovation. It shapes ideas to become practical and attractive propositions for users or customers. Design may be described as creativity deployed to a specific end.
  • - Brian Kernighan

Brian Kernighan

Controlling complexity is the essence of computer programming

Mum’s the Word

Valerie Travers and her paintings
On Wednesday 10th of June I found myself on an impromptu trip to London. This was in fact my first trip to the city but hopefully it shan’t be my last.Valerie Travers - a rather impressive artist and ... read more
  • - Mitchell Kapor

Mitchell Kapor

What is design? It’s where you stand with a foot in two worlds – the world of technology and the world of people and human purposes – and you try to bring the two together.

Fame at last!

Justin was recently put in the hot seat – The Electric Chair to be precise – and asked for his thoughts on all things techie. The Electric Chair feature forms part of Business Brief’s DigiHub, a section of ... read more
  • - Peter F. Drucker

Peter F. Drucker

Knowledge has become the key economic resource and the dominant, if not the only, source of competitive advantage
  • - Charles Babbage

Charles Babbage

Errors using inadequate data are much less than those using no data at all.
  • - Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs

Design is a funny word. Some people think design means how it looks. But of course, if you dig deeper, it’s really how it works.
  • - W. Edwards Deming

W. Edwards Deming

A bad system will beat a good person every time.