My career as a researcher and enrepreneur is coming to the end today (at least for some time): I am changing jobs. From tommorrow I will be working at Nokia and thinking about future of the world and mobile business … Read More
I am, as a consumer, confused. Every time I think I know something (based on some study) it appers that there comes out another study that is giving the opposite results. For example, I thought that diesel cars are more … Read More
Next to juice squeezing machine and fresh oranges, in the hotel breakfast table in Sweden, I spotted a pack of C-vitamin for guests. Here is a picture of that.
In Finnish we have quite a lot of words that we have adopted from English. Usually, people try to translate a new word first to Finnish, but usually the word stays as it is in the original word, specially if … Read More
I have started a new hoppy: doing woodwork. I just build a climing frame with slide and a cottage for my two hyperactive children. While doing woodwork I have familiarized myself in shopping at hardware stores (almost as well as … Read More
Finland, unfortunately, lacks behind when it comes to trend of ecological and ethical consumption. You can see it for example from the selection of coffee that is served in various restaurants and cafeterias. In Finland it is not a common … Read More
Here’s a video of my home office’s robot vacuum cleaner and the guardian dog of What’s Next Consulting. They are getting quite well together, or what do you think. Just quess which one of them is shouting äiti (mom) in … Read More
I spend once again my holiday in Finland’s dear neighbour country: Sweden. And of course, spotting oddities is my obsession. So here are two case examples of Swedish waste management from both extremes. Here’s an example of poor waste management: a litter box … Read More
I have been writing in my latests posts about couple of cases of coming of “black and white”. One case example was a shop at Arlanda airport selling only black and white items, the next case was canned peas, tomatoes … Read More
Again, from Japan the news of the innovative robots keeps on astonishing me. The newest one is a shopping robot- that does the shopping for you. Read here a nice story from PinkTentacle blog.