Has Apple lost its mojo?
Apple / Innovation / Technology

Has Apple lost its mojo?

Remember when Apple was the new shiny thing that everyone wanted?- when each launch was  amazing, unexpected, innovative? Apple products were something only the cool kids had. Well, now everyone has an iDevice- and Apple is emerging as the embarrassing uncle looking repetitive and outdated, with their profits  dropping for the first time in a decade. I’m … Continue reading

Entrepreneur / Innovation / Startup / Technology

From zero to launch in 4 months

In January 2012 Spigit– the company that I work for- decided to build and launch a free product which would provide a testing ground for companies thinking about introducing a full innovation platform. The platform needed enough functionality to prove the value of company-wide ideation, would be designed and built from scratch, and- oh yes- it … Continue reading

Apple / Enterprise / Entrepreneur / Innovation / Startup / Technology

Everyone Is Not A Product Manager

You see it everywhere: customers demand features, sales say they can’t sell unless something is added, developers introduce random changes without anyone else knowing they are coming. Giving feedback and suggestions is essential for a company’s product to grow and develop, but having knowledge of the wider strategy and putting proper thought behind each change … Continue reading

Enterprise / Entrepreneur / Gamification / Innovation / Technology

“Reality is Broken”- teasers

I recently finished Jane McGonigal’s “Reality is Broken”- a book which discusses game design, improving lives, and changing the world. Sound grand? Yes, but McGonigal presents a strong argument. Far from being the downfall of a generation, the writer argues that video games are enabling collaboration on a scale previously unseen, and that through this … Continue reading