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.
Why This Stupid Behaviour?
@NateSilver538 argues that the simple explanation for the US president's outbursts (that he has poor impulse control and/or is bigoted) is (sometimes, usua...
2 weeks ago
Richard Veryard on Architecture
On Friday, Transport for London (TfL) declared that Uber was not fit and proper to hold a private hire operator licence. Uber's current licence expires nex...
3 weeks 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...
6 months 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...
11 months ago
Richard Veryard on Computing
Embedding Intelligence into Technical Systems
Smart GridOne area where intelligence is being embedded into technical systems is in electric power infrastructure - the Grid. The demand for intelligence...
4 years ago