OUR THINKING

A body of information

I recently read about Chris Dancy, the self-proclaimed, “most connected human on earth”. Chris utilizes up to 700 sensors, devices, applications, and services to track, analyse, and optimize as many areas of his life as he can. This level of quantification enables him...

read more

Real men moisturise …

Grooming products for men are nothing new, having been around for many years, but generally they have concentrated on fragrance and shaving products. Estimates put the male grooming market at a whopping $33 billion globally. Historically beauty, grooming, skincare –...

read more

How Fit is Fitbit?

If it is true that nothing excites Wall Street quite so much as a big IPO launch then that was certainly the case with Thursday’s flotation of the wearable tech manufacturer Fitbit. A raised starting price and an increase in the number of shares released did nothing...

read more

In tune with iTunes?

It is amazing, how a strong leader can set the mind of everyone around him. Steve Jobs was the one who made Apple a big noise in music industry by introducing the virtual music store iTunes in 2004, where Apple users were able to buy music. He was also the one, who...

read more

Growing up or selling out?

When Nick Miller, the former managing director at SAB Miller UK’s operating company, became Meantime’s new chief executive in 2011, was it only a matter of time before SABM added the Greenwich based brewer’s brands to its portfolio? Many of the big names in the...

read more

Batteries Not Included

Ask almost any smartphone owner which aspect of their phone they would like to improve, chances are that battery life will be close to the top of their list. Assuming moderate usage, the most popular phones require at least daily charging, and there is no indication...

read more