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Luigi Cappel
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Attended Berklee College of Music
Lives in Auckland
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Would you buy an autonomous car?
Autonomous cars may be the future, but they might not be what consumers want, a new survey says. Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.digitaltrends.com I think it can be taken as read that we all wan...
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Gilding the lilly
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Driverless Cars clog America
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When I was little I rode a Solex and also a little kick scooter with big tyres and a Solex motor on it. Now it seems this mode of transport has been revived and there are clubs for Solex riders who go on Sunday trips
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Hungry?
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They don't have to mow the lawn
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Don't get wet
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Another angle. f you look very carefully in the mirror you might see into the past
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Driverless cars, don't believe all the hype they tell you
Self-driving cars are just around the corner. Many people worry about the added expense of autonomous technology and the effect it'll have on car prices, but in fact, self-driving vehicles are like...
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Hens night
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The loneliness of a long distance futurist
In the next year or two we are going to see a plethora of mobile location based apps and people are going to ask, why didn't we think of that before. I have to say, we did. The right people were ju...
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Futurist and Songwriter, specialising in Location Nased Services
Employment
  • NZTA
    Manager National Travel Information Services, 2014 - present
  • SoLoMo Consulting Limited
    CEO, 2012 - present
    Teaching companies how to market themselves with blogs and other forms of social media in order to achieve leadership recognition and grow business. Consulting on all things to do with location based services, mapping and mobile.
  • Cappel Music
    Songwriter, present
  • GeoSmart Maps Ltd
    Sales & Marketing Manager, 2004 - 2012
    Providing information for motorists on accidents, incidents, traffic congestion to assist them in making decisions about their journeys and to reduce the impact of incidents, providing better utilization of roading resources.
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Auckland
Previously
Castricum - Christchurch - Nelson
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Futurist, Blogging coach, Location Based Services consultant
Introduction
I am a futurist, specialist in location based services, mobile and wireless evangelist and songwriter. Also a frequent blogger about current and future issues as well as another about song writing.
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Specialist in Location Based Services, Mobile and Wireless Founding member and past President of the NZ Wireless Data Forum. Presenting at Sead I.T. People Auckland 23 August 2011 Presenting at NZ Parking Conference Wairakei November 2011 Presented at Mobile Marketing Forum Auckland 29 June 2011 Presented at Auckland ICT Cluster 2011 Presented at NZ Software Association 2011 Past Vice President SMEI NZ Past Committee Member EAN NZ Past President Glenfield Music Centre Past President Auckland Land Yacht Club Involved in mobility applications for many years. Wrote and Published eBook: Unleashing the Road Warrior, books: Mastering Your Palm, Mastering Your Pocket PC and White Papers including: Are eBooks Ready to Come of Age and Using Location-Based Mobile Apps A Futurist and member of the World Future Society Published and active songwriter, (Full Writer Member of APRA) and have performed in several countries including New Zealand, United States and Jamaica in 2007. I am an experienced public speaker and have presented at and chaired conferences in France, England, South Africa, Singapore, Japan, Australia, USA, New Caledonia and New Zealand. Participated in launch of EFTPOS in New Zealand Sold first Liquor Store Scanning System in New Zealand Sold first C-Store Scanning System in NZ Sold first Side Scanning System in NZ Sold first Talking Cash Register in NZ Introduced Welch Allyn 2D Bar Code Readers to New Zealand and Australia Sold first 2D Bar Code Courier Handheld Computer System in NZ Participated in launch of in-car integrated navigation in New Zealand
Education
  • Berklee College of Music
    Songwriting, 2012
  • University of Waikato
    Enterprise Innovation
  • AUT
    Sales & Marketing
  • AUT
    Hotel & Motel Management
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I haven't done business with these people yet, but I have been watching them and am getting to know and respect the skills and passion of the owner. I recommend having a chat with them about how they can make your life easier.
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
Having used up more than 2 loyalty cards, I guess I'm a fan. The service is great, they respect and treat everyone like special guests. They take pride in their food, its presentation and service. It takes me back to my regular visits to Japan and the friendliness and service you expect at the higher end of the market. It is frequently busy, but you never seem to have to wait long. The do also offer takeaways, but I like going thee so much that if I am going to drive there, I will stay and eat there. Recomended:)
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Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
Very friendly people, good food
Public - 4 years ago
reviewed 4 years ago
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I can't speak highly enough of these guys. I arrived from New Zealand with an iPhone, not knowing if it was locked or not. The guys tried their own SIM's in my phone to confirm that it wasn't and then signed me up to a prepay H20 SIM and helped me set it up for my USA Road Trip. The whole store worked as a team to make sure I got what I needed and I am very grateful to them. I wish I could remember their names, but suffice it to say the whole store helped and made a big difference to my trip.
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Quality: ExcellentAppeal: ExcellentService: Excellent
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
Cool museum of motoring association history
Public - 4 years ago
reviewed 4 years ago
I love this place
Public - 4 years ago
reviewed 4 years ago