The late Johanna “Hannah” Arendt, a German-born, American political theorist, once wrote, “The ideal subject of totalitarian rule is not the convinced Nazi or the dedicated Communist, but people for whom the
Category: Current Affairs
In this blog, we discuss cognitive computing and other technologies with a focus on supply chain management and innovation. Other topics of discussion include digital enterprise transformation, marketing, the Internet of Things, and smart cities. Our goal is to advance the public discussion about how cognitive computing and other advanced technologies affect the world in which we live.
Bradd C. Hayes is the active editor of this blog.
As the United States continues to recover from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, it seems unnecessary to warn supply chain risk management professionals we are entering a new era during which supply chains
“The El Niño phenomenon,” writes Erica E. Phillips (@EEPhillips_WSJ), “is behind extreme weather patterns seen from India to Panama. With the effects, ranging from heavy rains to severe drought, expected to last
“Quantum computing will change lives, society and the economy,” writes the staff at Phys.org, “and a working system is expected to be developed by 2020 according to a leading figure in the
One of the topics I occasionally write about is the plight of those living at the base of the economic pyramid. Helping people free themselves from poverty’s grasp is both good for