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Musicians could be the answer to big data – love you awesome nerds!

Big data equals big opportunities for sustainable organisations in the future – and its not that too distant a future either. But according to recent reports there is a skills gap in dealing with big data. So are musicians that answer? A recent article on the awesome Smart Planet website talked about how big data […]

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Disruptive Tech Property Industry Impact – The Internet of Things

The third in the series of posts about McKinsey and Company 12 Disruptive Technologies, and one that being a nerd I absolutely love – The Internet of Things or Big Data. This one is huge for planners and local councils. Along with increasing mobile internet useage we are seeing a rapid increase in the number […]

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Green Architecture – measuring productivity

The link of productivity to indoor environmental quality has been discussed, debated and analysed in laboratories for a long time. More recently we have seen productivity increases being used to calculate financial paybacks of better daylight, underfloor systems and much more. We inherently know that we are more comfortable in environments that have better designed […]

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Sunday Morning – Disruptive Big Data Technology

This isn’t a specific technology as such but more of a disruptive trend, and this one is BIG. The availability of data, the transparency of organizations and the curiosity of people is driving a trend towards understanding and sometimes exposing the interconnected world we live in. A recent example is from chinafile.com, that looks at […]

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