iPhone & iPad External Drive Backup Solution

Data Loss Problem Just like with any other computer it is a good idea to backup your iPhone and iPad. If your device fails or has a software upgrade problem you will face an unpleasant situation without recourse where you will lose some possibly irreplaceable data ....

Introduction to Systems Thinking

Asian Efficiency has a good introduction to systems thinking with some nice diagrams in their blog post “Systems Thinking“ There is a reference to a simple example of the human element using the tooth brushing habit. Open and closed systems are mentioned...

Inputs, Outputs, and Deliverables

Simple System Model In a simple system model with inputs and outputs it is useful to consider it in the context of the human element and the desired deliverable. Ideally the output will be processed so that it provides just relevant and useful information so the...

Program or be Programmed

A book, Program or be Programmed, has the premise that if you want to control your systems rather have them controlled by others it’s best to learn some programming. There are also 10 Commands for coping in the Digital Age. A little learning can go a long way....