A funny look at the unintended consequences of technology

A funny look at the unintended consequences of technology

Radio and TV veteran, Chuck Nice has a real passion for science communication and comedy – and means that technology should work for us, but what happens when it doesn’t? In this entertaining TED Video, he explores the unintended consequences of technological advancement and human interaction — with hilarious results. Watch the video

Autonomous vehicles are just around the corner

Autonomous vehicles are just around the corner

Fully autonomous vehicles are just around the corner, according to The Economist. But they are not quite ready to operate without human supervision, yet. Uber, as a company that has made ride-hailing commonplace in more than 600 cities in 82 countries, have made rapid progress in recent years, and can now be seen on the roads…

Operational Excellence by Design eNewsletter – March 2018

Operational Excellence by Design eNewsletter – March 2018

  Issue: 2018-03 March 2018 Founder’s Corner Who has the “Old Maid”? by Joseph Paris I was speaking with a friend who is the Chief Operating Officer of a multi-national chemical processing company a few weeks ago.  We were speaking about the various challenges that he is facing, which are not unlike the challenges faced…

What a teardown of the latest electric vehicles reveals about the future of mass-market EVs

What a teardown of the latest electric vehicles reveals about the future of mass-market EVs

What will the teardown of electric vehicles mean for the future of the mass market thereof? In this article, we describe success factors on the way to profitable serial production of EVs and discuss essential practices for paving the road toward the EV mass market. Read more