With all the talk about disruption, are we disrupting anything meaningful? No one is talking about disrupting poverty and hunger, only e commerce business models. Is the disrupting required, or is the transformation talk all rhetoric?
Niall Ferguson’s new book ‘Square and Tower’ is on the history of networks, and according to Amazon, is writing the history from below. A conservative historian writing about History with a small h, is rather surprising! Anyway networks are the flavour of the season.