Through the MCDM

January 26, 2009

Three Questions

Filed under: Questions — captainchunk @ 1:33 am

1. In the article about innovation-decisions, it is said that the typical early knowers of innovation have more education, higher social status, and more metropolitan. Is this a good or bad phenomenon? Does it really matter or is it just “the way it is?”

2. The disruptive technology article discusses hard drive technology. What are some current disruptive technologies emerging on the market and what long term potential do they have?

3. Does it make financial sense to really pursue disruptive technologies? Most of the hard drive companies that the article mentions are not in business under that name anymore, and Seagate currently is one of the top respected hard drive makers. Clearly it wasn’t a fatal business flaw for them to not follow the disruptive business immediately.



  1. […] Brian […]

    Pingback by Week 4 - Questions « evolution and trends in digital media technologies — January 27, 2009 @ 5:11 pm

  2. Brian, since your questions aren’t all open-ended, would like to re-do this assignment with a future reading? Or are you OK with 8 points out of 15? Your call!

    Comment by kegill — January 30, 2009 @ 11:46 pm

  3. Next week, I will write a reflection and do the 3 questions to improve my score. I hope that’s OK.

    Comment by captainchunk — January 31, 2009 @ 12:10 am

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