We have been applying the Lean Startup methodology at Telefónica I+D since 2012, therefore, we have been pioneers. Two years ago, in 2014, a colleague and myself shared at the Lean Startup conference in San Francisco the main learnings of...Continue reading »
By Gonzalo López-Barajas (@Gonzalo_LB), Public Policy Manager, Telefónica
This post was kindly republished from our Public Policy blog. The original post can be found here.
Five months after the release of BEREC non-binding implementation guidelines on net neutrality, we are starting...Continue reading »
Pokemon Go was the most Googled topic in 2016. Which means by now you’ve probably heard of and likely played with augmented reality, which, different from virtual reality, adds something new to your current view of the world. Yes, those...Continue reading »
By Fernando Menéndez, Public Policy Manager, Telefónica
This piece was republished from Telefonica’s Public Policy blog – the original article can be found here.
The ITU (International Telecommunications Union) has recently published a relevant paper named “Connecting the unconnected” to highlight the...Continue reading »
By Eduardo Salido @eduSalidoC, Telefonica Public Policy
In September 2016 Jean-Claude Juncker proclaimed in his annual speech what every European citizen knew since 2011: “We are in an existential crisis,” stated the European Commission President. The Great Recession had hit not...Continue reading »
Above image credit: teamLab
In a previous post, we mapped out the needs and desires surrounding the future of connectivity, all of which were based on an extensive, 6-month, multimarket study called Impressions of Connected Futures, lead by Product Innovation.
As we...Continue reading »
Nobody would migrate a machine this callously…
The whys and wherefores of migration are not my place to comment on, thanks goodness. According to UN estimates, around 60 million people worldwide are currently in search of refuge.
The only observation I’d make,...Continue reading »
Being a freelancer can be extremely enriching and full of opportunities, but it can also bring a ton of challenges. The fact is, when you’re working directly for a company, there are so many things you don’t have to worry...Continue reading »
Algorithms and Homomorphic Encryption will protect you from Big Data breaches
In theory, Big Data is a brilliant idea. In practice, I worry about Big Breaches by Big Government and Big Corporations. If we are going to hand over power we...Continue reading »
Excitement around the Internet of Things has been building for a while now, and the industry has made big strides over the past few years. Companies and organisations from right across the world are developing and researching transformative connected technologies...Continue reading »