What Is Education For?

Education is in the news, once again, as thousands of students receive their results and decide what to do next. Some students are well served by the system and get what they want; others are not so lucky and wonder what to do next. In both cases, it is useful to consider the purpose of education.

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Can Newspapers Survive? Yes.

Last week Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon, bought the Washington Post in a move that surprised the newspaper world. The initial shock turned to welcome for a man who many believe understands the core values of the newspaper and will bring a desperately needed new business model to the industry.

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Is Growth Dead? Yes, No, Maybe!

The world economy has been growing at a steady pace for decades and yet in recent years a number of countries have experienced negative or no growth. Is the current lack of growth a temporary blip until normal levels resume or is something more significant happening?

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10 Reasons To Move Your Business To A Digital Hub

Omagh Enterprise Company completed its journey from enterprise centre to digital hub with the opening of its latest development. The new centre provides a range of hot-desk, start-up and growth facilities coupled with super-fast broadband for new and existing businesses.

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Can We Solve The World’s Problems?

The singularity is described as the ‘super-intelligence’ that will result from the merging of man and machine and is predicted to happen sometime around 2045. Some argue it has already happened given the way we’ve become inseparable from our smartphones and the sense of loss we feel when we lose them.

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