Opinion

PETER GRIFFIN: The health passport - simultaneously clever and scary

Peter Griffin
Thu, 27 Aug 2020

Peter Griffin
Thu, 27 Aug 2020
Analyst group Gartner has published its annual Hype Cycle, which tracks 1,700 unique technologies to plot when marketing buzz and ‘vapour-ware’ are likely to give way to real tech products we could actually put to good use.The Hype Cycle, according to Gartner, sees a technology go through five distinct phases: the technology trigger; the peak of inflated expectations; the trough of disillusionment; the slope of enlightenment; and finally, the plateau of productivity. The process for most technologies typically takes five-t...

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