Richard Veryard Blog Index
Sunday, August 7, 2016
Planning to write a few blog posts and corporate white papers over the summer. Watch this space.
Richard Veryard on Architecture
Uber's Self-Defeat Device
Uber's version of "rational self-interest" has led to further accusations of covert activity and unfair competitive behaviour. Rival ride company Lyft is s...
1 day ago
Creative Tension in the White House
In his 1967 book on Organizational Intelligence, Harold Wilensky praises President Franklin Roosevelt for his unorthodox but apparently effective managemen...
2 weeks ago
Reading Circle for Systems Thinkers
@kate_hammer and @Europeripheral are planning a reading group, to be conducted over the internet. The reading group will explore the controversial 1972 boo...
4 weeks ago
Richard Veryard on Computing
The PowerPoint Collection
A collection of blogposts about PowerPoint. ------------------------------ Corrupting Evidence (Feb 2005) Edward Tufte is writing a book called Beautiful...
1 month ago
Weapons of Math Destruction
Cathy O’Neil, a data scientist and activist, has written a new book, “Weapons of Math Destruction.” She is concerned about the proliferation of certain kin...
5 months ago