April, 2006

Massively multi-player sex games - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Click on the image for a trial of Red Light Center, the most popular multiplayer 3D virtual sex game. This is going to be big. Naughty America: The Game is a massively-multiplayer game, due out in the next few months, in which players

Leveraging Organizational Knowledge

Leveraging Organizational Knowledge

consider the above “strategic capability” diagram (l. baird and j. henderson, the knowledge engine, berrett-koehler publishers, 2001, first edition page 14). business intelligence (bi) needs to provide the right knowledge to drive the

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Making successful decisions: Technology Purchase Influence Networks - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

There can be few more important IT issues—for both large corporations and the vendors that service them—than making major technology purchasing decisions successfully. While technology is a massive expense for organizations

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Keynote on the Future of Global Business at the Harvard Club in New York - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

This April 27 I'm doing a lunch address at the Harvard Club in New York City on The Future of Global Business, organized by Claxton Speakers International – description below. Details and registration here. If you're in the area

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An Adult Conversation About Estimates

Speaker: Beekey Cheung, Software Consultant, Professor Beekums, LLC

Estimates are a contentious topic in software development. Most of our development teams hate providing estimates and many managers are starting to view them as unnecessary. As senior software leaders, how can we determine whether estimates are helpful or harmful to our teams? We are excited to be joined by Beekey Cheung, a software consultant and blogger known as Professor Beekums, who has helped many leaders and teams go from fearing estimates to using them appropriately. He'll walk us through the value of estimates, how to overcome the hesitancy many have in giving them, and how to provide better estimates.