Tag: Hunter Gatherers
“Nobody Knows Anything”
“Nobody knows anything” was screenwriting god William Goldman‘s terse, brutal, spot on assessment of how show business works. The people at the top of the food chain – the decision-makers – will insist that a combination of logic and personal insight rule their thinking. But, at the same time, they’ll insist that past results can’t…
Why Does Technology Always Seem To Promise More Than It Can Deliver?
The alternate headline to this post could have been “Why does technology consistently underwhelm us?” Don’t get me wrong. I give full credit to our species. In relative terms, it was only yesterday that we were hunting and gathering on the African Savanna – as we had been for 99% of our time as a…