Trends Issue 050 – June 2007

The Panic du Jour

Pandemics, terrorism, energy shortages, cancer risks, corporate scandals, second-hand smoke, AIDS, famine, killer...

The Panic du Jour
published on: Jun 15, 2007

Resilience: The New Strategic Impera...

Winners in these turbulent times have acquired the attribute of resilience — the ability to emerge from each...

Resilience:  The New Strategic Imperative
published on: Jun 15, 2007

The Supposed Tragedy of American Con...

Several times every decade, you’ll encounter a whole series of articles in the media lamenting the spendthrift...

The Supposed Tragedy  of American Consumption
published on: Jun 15, 2007

Automating Innovation: When Technolog...

It now costs more than $800 million to develop a major new drug. But what if pharmaceutical companies could use...

Automating Innovation: When Technology  Starts Inventing More Technology
published on: Jun 15, 2007

Now, for the Real Climate Change Deba...

BusinessWeek tells us, “With the skeptics almost silenced, businesses are fighting over how to cut carbon...

Now, for the Real Climate Change Debate
published on: Jun 15, 2007

Moore’s Law Just Keeps Rolling ...

For a dramatic example of innovation snatching victory from the jaws of defeat, consider the continuing advance of...

Moore’s Law Just Keeps Rolling Along
published on: Jun 15, 2007