Apple Pay: A Necessary Push To Transform Consumer Payments

Apple Pay: A Necessary Push To Transform Consumer Payments

Apple Pay is a strategic move that will rival PayPal and other contenders in the mobile wallet marketplace. The big question is whether consumers and businesses are ready to ditch the plastic. On Tuesday, Apple announced an exciting new feature, Apple Pay, a mobile wallet payment system available on the new iPhone 6 and Apple [...]

Privacy, Security & The Geography Of Data Protection

Privacy, Security & The Geography Of Data Protection

Data generation is global, so why do different parts of the world react differently to the same threat of security breaches and backdoors? When Edward Snowden took center stage last summer exposing the NSA’s intelligence-gathering practices, he caused a wave that’s still rippling through the security industry. Snowden put his finger on the industry soft [...]

Moving Beyond the Dangerous Denial Phase as Individuals and Organizations

Moving Beyond the Dangerous Denial Phase as Individuals and Organizations

I spent 25 years in the Washington, DC area, and during that time I became a National Public Radio junkie. I guess I still am. I recently listened to a report on a comprehensive study about how people in the workplace react to the news about a coworker that’s been diagnosed with breast cancer.[i] The [...]