Research Activity: Review a White Paper

Critical review of What Do Consumers Want from Public Wi-Fi? A Cisco white paper by Stuart Taylor and Tine Christensen. Quotes Cisco’s own research but also that from ABI Research. Cisco survey of only a small number – 620. Age group and employment status of public Wi-Fi users is not supported by referenced research. There isn’t supporting data or references […]

What are Academic Papers for?

Papers validate contributions to knowledge. Reviewed: Subject experts peer review. Published with others in area checking it. Scrutinised by other researchers once in public domain. Tested again and again by many people. Paper can stand up to tests, be modified or thrown out. Papers disseminate knowledge, e.g. discover and share a cure for disease. Papers further research identify existing solutions […]