Do away with the Product Owner Role

Mike Cohn of Mountain Goat Software has an opinion on Scrum’s Product Owner Role. It’s controversial, and Product people will disagree.

WeWTF, Part Deux

We, the company behind WeWork, went from unicorn to distressed asset in less than 30 days. Prof Scott Galloway, who made some news by suggesting Amazon, Apple, Facebook, And Google to be broken up, shares his thought on the event on his blog.

robotic loop

Calling it an “accurate representation of whole western capitalist society” is a bit far reached, but it will trigger associations for the urban, corporate employed citizen. Everything working makes the journey very convenient, but go in circles.

Robotic Loop

via Nerdcore.

Is cloud computing truly, truly disruptive?

“Disruption” is one of those words that has been overused, being applied to every little product or service that comes to market, or every new company that emerges. Cloud computing and digital technologies, for example, are branded by many as “disruptive.” New services and business models sweeping through markets, such as Uber and Airbnb, are […]

Turns out, no, the cloud itself ain’t disruptive. But the availability of on-demand computing resources enables businesses to come up with ideas more easily and the service based approach disrupts businesses.
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