Privacy & the Internet of Things: The Importance of Transparency in Accounting for What We Can’t See

This post was originally posted on TrustE’s blog, found here. Perhaps the most important lesson the Internet has taught us is that connectivity itself has infinite implications—for good, bad, and most importantly, the unforeseen. We’ve watched digital transform entire industries like publishing, media, music, and retail. As we enter into the next phase of the…

An Incubator for Disruption?

Last week, I had the rare (what might be called ‘ethnographic’) opportunity to visit 500 Start-Ups; an incubator dedicated to cultivating newborn start-ups through 1. education and 2. sponsorship, this company creates the perfect environment for young ‘disruptive’ seedlings to sprout and blossom. I rode the elevator up what seemed like a dozen stories, and the doors…

Thrilled.

A few things to be thrilled about today:   Today was my first day at The Altimeter Group. I’m absolutely overjoyed about the fact that I will now be working with some of the smartest minds in technology and research. As part of my growth and journey there, and in the spirit of new beginnings,…