Linkedin's Becoming Aware of the Futures Group

Tuesday, October 21, 2014


FUTURISM UPDATE (October 22, 2014)

INFOWORLD: General Electric lays out big plans for big data http://www.infoworld.com/article/2616433/big-data/general-electric-lays-out-big-plans-for-big-data.html

THE TELEGRAPH: The Real Cyborgs http://s.telegraph.co.uk/graphics/projects/the-future-is-android/index.html

FUTURE OBSERVATORY:  Who Has a Climate Change Adaptation Roadmap? Guess!  http://www.21stcentech.com/climate-change-adaptation-roadmap-guess/

Russia threatens US with Five Thousand Nuclear Warheads http://lnkd.in/dPbGPZf

Wall Street Journal: U.S. to require passengers from Ebola-stricken countries to fly into 5 airports with enhanced screening: http://on.wsj.com/1wml4iU

PHYS ORG: Team advances genome editing technique http://phys.org/news/2014-10-team-advances-genome-technique.html

WALL STREET JOURNAL: Swiss Banks on Own in Navigating U.S. Offshore-Account Requirements http://lnkd.in/dVkh8jd

TIMES OF ISRAEL: Israeli rabbinate won’t invalidate Washington rabbi’s conversions. Uncertainty over converts to Judaism dispelled amid charges of voyeurism against Barry Freundel http://www.timesofisrael.com/israeli-rabbinate-wont-invalidate-washington-rabbis-conversions/

Currents and Undercurrents? https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20141017005851-34427457-currents-and-undercurrents

Bart and Homer on The Iliad! https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20141017012329-34427457-bart-and-homer-on-the-iliad

Marilyn Monroe in London and Continuous Performance Improvement https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20141018220154-34427457-the-beautiful-london-secretary-and-continuous-performance-improvement

Road Drone #1 and Leonardo https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20141021024138-34427457-road-drone-1-and-leonardo

KAI: ‘Hidden brain signatures’ of consciousness in vegetative state patients discovered http://www.kurzweilai.net/hidden-brain-signatures-of-consciousness-in-vegetative-state-patients-discovered

KAI: Transparent graphene-based sensors open new window into the brain http://www.kurzweilai.net/transparent-graphene-based-sensors-open-new-window-into-the-brain

BUSINESS INSIDER: HP Is Going To Announce A Crazy New Computer That Can Scan Objects In 3D http://lnkd.in/dxrc5gv

Forbes: Daimler sold its 4% stake in Tesla for about $780 million: http://onforb.es/1sM7Ye9 

BY MR. ANDRES AGOSTINI

White Swan Book Author (Source of this Article)

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@ThisSuccess

Monday, October 20, 2014


FUTURISM UPDATE (October 21, 2014)

TECHNOLOGY REVIEW:  Does Lockheed Martin Really Have a Breakthrough Fusion Machine? http://www.technologyreview.com/news/531836/does-lockheed-martin-really-have-a-breakthrough-fusion-machine/

FINANCIAL TIMES: IBM shares tumble as profits and sales fall  at http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/500feb78-584e-11e4-b331-00144feab7de.html

FUTURE OBSERVATORY: Ohio State University Invents All-in-One Solar Cell and Battery http://www.21stcentech.com/ohio-state-university-invents-all-in-one-solar-cell-battery/

SIX SENSE AND CORRUPTION HAVE NO GENDER. WASHING POST: In Japan, two female ministers quit, dealing a blow to Abe and ‘womenomics’ http://lnkd.in/dfKzwU8

YAHOO NEWS: Blow to Japan PM as minister resigns over money scandal http://news.yahoo.com/japan-industry-minister-resigns-over-scandal-reports-004526427.html

BBC: Japan ministers Yuko Obuchi and Midori Matsushima quit. Ms Obuchi is alleged to have misused funds from her political support groups and other donations. http://lnkd.in/dH36hvk

FINANCIAL TIMES: Can Europe wean itself off Russian gas? Analysis: http://on.ft.com/1uhyFW0 

LINKEDIN: Do Not Underrated Centric Jobs! https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20141020224543-34427457-do-not-underrated-centric-jobs

WALL STREET JOURNAL: Brazil’s Rousseff Admits There Was Wrongdoing at Petrobras http://lnkd.in/dm3JgbZ

FORBES: Petrobras Puts Brazil President Dilma In Hot Seat http://www.forbes.com/sites/kenrapoza/2014/03/23/petrobras-puts-brazil-president-dilma-in-hot-seat/

RT:  Google ‘beats Goldman Sachs’ in political campaign donations  http://rt.com/usa/197104-google-usa-political-campaign/

Dilma Rousseff Responds To Brazil Protests, Vows To Battle Corruption  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/06/22/dilma-rousseff-brazil-protests_n_3483069.html

BBC Breaking News: Christophe de Margerie, head of oil company Total, dies in air crash in Moscow http://bbc.in/120dDEQ 

WORRY FOR THE ECONOMY OF THE WEST, STUPID. BLOOMBERG: China Growth May Slow Sharply From 2020: Conference Board http://lnkd.in/dadDfch

TECH CRUNCH: Europe's Sign2Pay launches to simplify mobile debit payments and oil the wheels of m-commerce http://tcrn.ch/1omv5gV

MOSCOW TIMES: The Truth About That 'Russian' Submarine Near Stockholm http://www.themoscowtimes.com/news/article/the-truth-about-that-russian-submarine-near-stockholm/509721.html

DER SPIEGEL: Berlin and Paris Undermine Euro Stability http://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/euro-stability-threatened-if-france-flouts-stability-rules-a-997995.html

YAHOO NEWS: German minister: EU should consider Ebola mission http://lnkd.in/dkNUehu

MONEY: 3 reasons why IBM's stock is in serious trouble http://money.us/1r0HxhU

NEW YORK MAGAZINE:  Scientists Also Lying About Ebola, Explains George F. Will  http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2014/10/george-will-scientists-also-lying-about-ebola.html

REUTERS: China-backed hackers may have infiltrated Apple's iCloud: blog http://reut.rs/1oodYLQ

LINKEDIN: Road Drone #1 and Leonardo http://www.linkedin.com/pulse/article/20141021024138-34427457-road-drone-1-and-leonardo

Sunday, October 19, 2014


FUTURISM UPDATE (October 20, 2014)

MASHABLE: Syrian Woman Wears Hidden Camera to Reveal Life Under ISIS Rule http://mashable.com/2014/09/24/syria-hidden-camera/

TECH CRUNCH: 10 Trends Transforming Enterprise IT http://techcrunch.com/2014/10/18/big-changes-big-money-10-trends-transforming-enterprise-it/

WIRED:  American Schools Are Training Kids for a World That Doesn’t Exist  http://www.wired.com/2014/10/on-learning-by-doing?mbid=synd_digg

FOREIGN POLICY:  How to Know if We're Winning Against the Islamic State  http://shadow.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2014/10/17/how_to_know_if_were_winning_against_the_islamic_state

FRANCE 24: All robotic eyes on comet for Mars flyby http://f24.my/11S0pda

Huffington Post: CDC to revise Ebola protocol http://huff.to/1rTOm3R

Cato Institute:  Sympathizers with human rights ideas in China have been denied visas or have had them cancelled: http://j.mp/1CEdVwf

The Telegraph: Sweden hunts for suspected Russian submarine in Cold War-style drama http://tgr.ph/1CHi2HJ

Science News: Robot landing on comet could expose mysteries of deep space: http://ow.ly/CWw3o 

Forbes: Microsoft is gearing up to launch a wearable device within the next few weeks: http://onforb.es/1sZNksv

Fox News: Hagel orders military medical team to  get ready for quick response to more Ebola cases in US http://fxn.ws/1rTRay3

Fortune Magazine: "They’ve lost so much talent over the years." Hewlett-Packard: http://for.tn/1sa0120

CNET: Siri, an autistic boy's best friend http://cnet.co/1sZQYTa

TECHNOLOGY REVIEW: Inventor and futurist Ray Kurzweil says work is under way at Google to apply his theory of intelligence to understanding online information.  http://www.technologyreview.com/news/528656/ray-kurzweil-says-hes-breathing-intelligence-into-google-search/

CNN: What was the U.S. Air Force's unmanned space plane doing for nearly two years? We may never know. http://cnn.it/ZL80Jf

FORBES: What Does Warren Buffett See In Car Dealers? http://www.forbes.com/sites/sageworks/2014/10/19/what-warren-buffett-sees-in-car-dealers/

Business Insider: Why Harvard should stop charging tuition http://read.bi/1w3IkCS

 LINKEDIN: Understanding Zeitgeist and Updatedness, Fluidly! http://lnkd.in/dN9jcQZ

WALL STREET JOURNAL:  Will Google's Ray Kurzweil Live Forever?  http://online.wsj.com/articles/SB10001424127887324504704578412581386515510

POPULAR SCIENCE: The Top-Secret Warplanes of Area 51 http://www.popsci.com/military-aviation-space/article/2006-10/top-secret-warplanes-area-51?src=SOC&dom=fb

BY MR. ANDRES AGOSTINI

White Swan Book Author (Source of this Article)

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http://connect.FORWARDMETRICS.com/profile/1649/Andres-Agostini.html

@AndresAgostini

@ThisSuccess

@SciCzar   

 FUTURISM UPDATE (October 19, 2014)

Why Aren’t Tropical Island Nations Embracing Renewable Energy?  http://www.21stcentech.com/tropical-island-nations-embracing-renewable-energy/

LINKEDIN: Marilyn Monroe in London and Continuous Performance Improvement https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20141018220154-34427457-the-beautiful-london-secretary-and-continuous-performance-improvement

DIABETES: Diabetes alone accounts for 7% of the money we spend in our health care system: http://onforb.es/1sH2Jhw

FOREIGN POLICY: Is the international community about to censure Hungary for giving up on its young democratic ? http://atfp.co/1CBnprT

BLOGS OF WAR: Ebola Could Become President Obama’s Katrina http://goo.gl/OUGpPC

REUTERS: Japan rolls out 'long-held dream' with first commercial jet in 50 years http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/10/18/us-japan-mrj-rollout-idUSKCN0I704P20141018

REUTERS: BMW finance chief sees further growth in 2015: paper http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/10/18/us-bmw-outlook-idUSKCN0I709F20141018

SETI: NASA spacecraft provides new information about sun's atmosphere: http://buff.ly/1weGY9p

THE GUARDIAN: Big pharma has an interest in rich people being sick http://lnkd.in/dGvKeUH

THE TELEGRAPH: Ebola discoverer: 'Without a vaccine I’m not sure we can stop Ebola’ http://lnkd.in/d9NH889

BLOGS OF WAR: Swedish military investigates 'foreign underwater activity' http://goo.gl/hV0ISJ

BLOOMBERG: Ukraine Fighting Simmers as No Breakthrough at Talks http://lnkd.in/dCGUUqP

BLOOMBERG: Ebola Czar Should Be a General Not a Pol http://lnkd.in/dRihDCA

FUTURE OBSERVATORY: Pension changes story on taxpayer risks - U-T San Diego http://dlvr.it/7FVmvH

Huffington Post: Russian container ship is adrift again off the coast of British Columbia after rescue attempts http://huff.to/1wq0dNm

BLOOMBERG: How India Can Bust Inflation http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2014-10-17/how-india-can-bust-inflation

BLOOMBERG:  Harvard-Linked Hospital Planning to Open Center in China http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-10-18/harvard-linked-hospital-planning-to-open-center-in-china.html

THE ECONOMIST: Chinese debt. A moral deficit. To rein in its debt, China must be willing to let companies fail http://lnkd.in/dEFAAX3

FUTURE OBSERVATORY: Building the Largest Ship In the World, South Korea http://lnkd.in/dQXFKr8

THE ECONOMIST: The campaign against Islamic State.The coalition against IS is hobbled by splits, inadequate resourceshttp://lnkd.in/dE-v3Hc

THE ECONOMIST: The Ebola epidemic in west Africa poses a catastrophic threat to the region, could yet spread further http://lnkd.in/dx2JTtR

FORBES: Ebola Has Killed More Than 200 Doctors, Nurses, And Other Healthcare Workers Since June http://lnkd.in/dFde3TT

FORBES: Is The Next Giant Gold Field Hiding Under The Great Plains? http://lnkd.in/dq9eKRJ

BY MR. ANDRES AGOSTINI

White Swan Book Author (Source of this Article)

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@AndresAgostini

@ThisSuccess

@SciCzar  

Friday, October 17, 2014


FUTURISM UPDATE (October 18, 2014)

LINKEDIN: "Currents and Undercurrents?" by @SciCzar on @LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/pulse/article/20141017005851-34427457-currents-and-undercurrents

LINKEDIN: Bart and Homer on The Iliad! https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20141017012329-34427457-bart-and-homer-on-the-iliad

CIO: McDonald's CIO on Why It's Supporting Apple Pay on Launch Day  www.cio.com/article/2834502/consumer-technology/mcdonalds-cio-on-why-its-supporting-apple-pay-on-launch-day.html?source=ciosotd

DON'T BE STUPID, HE IS EXTREMELY SMARTEST. BOSTON GLOBE: Is Jeff Bezos really the bad guy? http://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2014/10/15/jeff-bezos-world/ZKJDo5QuGVvaE4fku8tvhK/story.html

 LINKEDIN: "Getting Apple, Amazon, Microsoft and Fortune-500s to Uninterruptedly Buy From You!" http://lnkd.in/dBUgKDS

LINKEDIN: The Advice Bill Gates Gave Us 15 Years Ago... And Made Him a Superbillionaire in the Process! http://lnkd.in/d2pAKK7

Getting Apple, Amazon, Microsoft and Fortune-500s to Uninterruptedly Buy From You http://lifeboat.com/blog/2014/10/cashing

THE ATLANTIC: Why Germany Is So Much Better at Training Its Workers http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2014/10/why-germany-is-so-much-better-at-training-its-workers/381550/

Financial Times: A marriage of convenience comes to an end http://on.ft.com/1oeWb9C

GET READY. Financial Times: Markets: Into uncharted waters http://on.ft.com/1Cy1kut

REUTERS: Brazil election poll gives Neves wide advantage over Rousseff http://reut.rs/1oeWK3l

BOEING, GET READY. POPULAR MECHANICS: Mitsubishi is manufacturing the first Japanese commercial airliner in 50 years. http://popme.ch/6017qTGS 

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN: Physicists See Potential Dark Matter from the Sun http://bit.ly/1voZ0FX

 ENGINEERING: Quantum Computing Marks New Milestone http://lnkd.in/dzMuyPU

New Scientist: Can Google Express deliver on same-day shopping? http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn26403-can-google-express-deliver-on-sameday-shopping.html#.VEGQ8_ldWSo

 POPULAR SCIENCE: The Space Station Is Getting A UPS-Style Shipping Service http://lnkd.in/dhQ6gHb

POPULAR SCIENCE: Suspended Animation In Space Travel: What Scientists Still Need To Learn  http://www.popsci.com/article/science/suspended-animation-space-travel-what-scientists-still-need-learn?dom=PSC&loc=topstories&con=suspended-animation-in-space-travel-what-scientists-still-need-to-learn

LINKEDIN: Dr. Strangeloves, the Military-Industrial Complex, Royal Dutch Shell, Skunkworks, and... http://lnkd.in/dfmb9hN

 POPULAR SCIENCE: DARPA's Silicon "System On A Chip" Is Pretty http://lnkd.in/ddaXDNX

 POPULAR SCIENCE: Is IBM Making Plans For The End Of Silicon? http://lnkd.in/dZSttJg

 BIG DATA CURING CANCER BY ITSELF NOT, BIG DATA WITH STRONG QUANTUM SUPERCOMPUTING, YES. http://lnkd.in/d6w69gY

 WALL STREET JOURNAL: Q&A: Mitsubishi Aircraft CEO on Japan’s New Jet http://lnkd.in/dezD_4k

KAI: Open-source solar-powered 3D printers can go almost anywhere http://lnkd.in/br3jRud

BY MR. ANDRES AGOSTINI

White Swan Book Author (Source of this Article)

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http://connect.FORWARDMETRICS.com/profile/1649/Andres-Agostini.html

@AndresAgostini

@ThisSuccess

@SciCzar  

FUTURISM UPDATE (October 17, 2014) - 3

LINKEDIN: Currents and Undercurrents? https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20141017005851-34427457-currents-and-undercurrents

LINKEDIN: Bart and Homer on The Iliad! https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20141017012329-34427457-bart-and-homer-on-the-iliad

LIVE SCIENCE: Is Car Hacking the Next Big Security Threat? http://lnkd.in/bCnxM5p

LINKEDIN:  Getting Apple, Microsoft and Fortune-500s to Uninterruptedly Buy From You! https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/article/20140927032047-34427457-getting-microsoft-to-uninterruptedly-buying-from-you?trk=mp-reader-card

THE ECONOMIST: Cheaper oil. Both symptom and balm. THE OIL PRICE IS TUMBLING. IS OR BAD NEWS FOR THE WORLD ECONOMY? http://lnkd.in/bxuKamd

BLOOMBERG:  FBI Warns Tech Companies of State-Sponsored China Hackers  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-10-16/fbi-warns-of-chinese-hackers-attacking-tech-companies.html?hootPostID=0d505295eec6c7a342465db2b42d53be

GIZMODO: Scientists Find Way To Reuse Cigarette Ash As A Water Filter  http://gizmodo.com/scientists-find-way-to-reuse-cigarette-ash-as-a-water-f-1647445900?utm_campaign=socialflow_gizmodo_twitter&utm_source=gizmodo_twitter&utm_medium=socialflow

FINANCIAL TIMES: Technology will not kill off banks, but could take some of their best profits:  http://on.ft.com/1rB5LhJ 

REUTERS: Amazon expands grocery delivery service to Brooklyn http://reut.rs/1Ctrizf

THE ECONOMIST:  Let a m. factories rise. Before Myanmar becomes like Thailand, it will have to become like Bangladesh http://lnkd.in/bxMUNbH

TECH CRUNCH: How Tech Companies Can Help Their Coders http://lnkd.in/b-TjRms

FINANCIAL TIMES: World's most dangerous border? The Mediterranean http://on.ft.com/1ty3jjn 

Al Jazeera America: Ebola escalation could trigger food crisis http://lnkd.in/bTAg3Rk

FORTUNE: Bill Gates' solution to income inequality http://fortune.com/2014/10/15/bill-gates-income-inequality/

FINANCIAL TIMES: Hedge funds face their worst year since 2011 as several of the biggest trades turn sour: http://on.ft.com/1rB7y6d

FOREIGN AFFAIRS: Come Home, Europeans. Europe's Brain Drain Problem Is Becoming a Major Crisis http://lnkd.in/b2_X9Y6

FOREIGN AFFAIRS: Passage to India. What Washington Can Do to Revive Relations With New Delhi http://lnkd.in/bjnmAr6

BLOOMBERG: Japan's largest pension fund would be 'stupid' to give asset goals first: Ito http://bloom.bg/1rDQ3Ck

FOREIGN AFFAIRS: India's Isolationism. Why New Delhi Refuses to Engage the Middle East http://lnkd.in/bQAhviU

FORBES: The Startup That Could Kill Broadcast Television. How Aereo is disrupting broadcast television and rewriting the future of TV as we know it. http://lnkd.in/bkhpgjU

Telegraph News: Japanese parliamentarians visit war shrine condemned by China and Korea http://tgr.ph/11zp71U

SORRY, CHINA AND RUSSIA -- GERMANY FOREMOST CLIENTS -- NEVER PROMISED TO BE HELVETIC DEMOCRACIES, BUT ULTRA-FORCEFUL NATION-STATES, WHETHER YOU LIKE IT OR NOT.

KAI: World’s thinnest piezoelectricity generator. Could lead to wearable electronic devices based on MoS2 that are transparent, extremely light, & very bendable & stretchable http://lnkd.in/bQ-NCEU

KAI: Open-source solar-powered 3D printers can go almost anywhere http://lnkd.in/br3jRud

BY MR. ANDRES AGOSTINI

White Swan Book Author (Source of this Article)

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www.AMAZON.com/author/agostini

www.appearoo.com/aagostini

http://connect.FORWARDMETRICS.com/profile/1649/Andres-Agostini.html

@AndresAgostini

@ThisSuccess

@SciCzar 

Thursday, October 16, 2014


FUTURISM UPDATE (October 17, 2014) - 2

U.S. Navy's exoskeleton could make workers 20 times more productive http://edition.cnn.com/2014/10/14/tech/innovation/navy-exoskeleton-fortis/index.html

 NEW YORK TIMES: Outside China, there is a consistent theme in Asia. It is concern that declining American power, credibility and commitment will leave the way open for Beijing to exercise dominance over the region. http://lnkd.in/dsfGw42

TECH CRUNCH: Why The Future Of Digital Security Is Open http://techcrunch.com/2014/10/16/why-the-future-of-digital-security-is-open/

REUTERS: Britain warns of 'exceptionally high' level of anti-terrorism activity http://lnkd.in/d2M6ByV

MOSCOW TIMES: Russian Defense Budget to Hit Record $81 Billion in 2015 http://lnkd.in/d9TiVHd

THE ATLANTIC: India's Manufacturing Might http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2014/10/indias-manufacturing-might/381561/

BUSINESS INSIDER: Joe Biden's Son Hunter Was Kicked Out Of The Navy For Cocaine Use http://lnkd.in/dhkHJ_6

BUSINESS INSIDER: Why Airport Screenings For Ebola Are A Total Waste http://www.businessinsider.com/why-ebola-airport-screenings-are-a-total-waste-2014-10#ixzz3GLzLveki

YAHOO NEWS: MADE-IN-ITALY Chrysler recalling nearly 907,000 cars, SUVs http://news.yahoo.com/chrysler-recalling-nearly-907-000-115117961.html

YAHOO NEWS: MADE-IN-ITALY Chrysler recalling nearly 907,000 cars, SUVs http://lnkd.in/dcaYsaZ

BBC: The world's fastest ambulance http://www.bbc.com/news/business-29649343

GLOBAL DISPATCH: Satellite From India (World's Superpower #2 or #1) Orbits Mars, Program Passes China, Japan http://lnkd.in/dWJVihD

THE HUFFINGTON POST: NURSE MAY HAVE BEEN SICK ON 2 FLIGHTS http://lnkd.in/d8PRdb3

THE DIPLOMAT: How Imperial Germany Lost Asia. A 100 years ago, the German empire slowly shed its Asian possessions. http://lnkd.in/dfXz5ha

THE HUFFINGTON POST: Walmart Is Planning To Abandon The Minimum Wage http://lnkd.in/duVVSCd

THE ECONOMIST: Underneath the atmosphere of goodwill in Hong Kong, lies a strong undercurrent of anger http://econ.st/1txooun 

BLOOMBERG: Coal Supply Cuts Signal Challenging Winter for Utilities http://lnkd.in/dDnSdTN

BY MR. ANDRES AGOSTINI

White Swan Book Author (Source of this Article)

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www.appearoo.com/aagostini

http://connect.FORWARDMETRICS.com/profile/1649/Andres-Agostini.html

@AndresAgostini

@ThisSuccess

@SciCzar  

FUTURISM UPDATE (October 17, 2014)

NEWSWEEK: Putin Issues 'Nuclear Powers' Warning Over Sanctions at  http://www.newsweek.com/putin-warns-careless-west-nuclear-threat-277867

HUFFINGTON POST: Ebola Epidemic Could Lead To 'Hunger Crisis Of Epic Proportions' For West Africa http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/10/16/ebola-outbreak-food-emergency_n_5997134.html?&ncid=tweetlnkushpmg00000067

GIZMAG: Long-lasting, water-based nuclear battery developed  http://www.gizmag.com/water-nuclear-battery-radiolysis/33844/?utm_source=Gizmag+Subscribers&utm_campaign=571731a115-UA-2235360-4&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_65b67362bd-571731a115-89795214

REUTERS: Google's revenue falls short despite curbing price declines http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/10/16/us-google-results-idUSKCN0I52MI20141016

REUTERS:  FBI director warns new phone encryption could thwart probes  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/10/16/us-usa-justice-surveillance-idUSKCN0I526N20141016

REUTERS: U.S. repo rate rises to highest since March  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/10/16/us-markets-repos-idUSKCN0I52OZ20141016

BY MR. ANDRES AGOSTINI

White Swan Book Author (Source of this Article)

www.LINKEDIN.com/in/andresagostini

www.AMAZON.com/author/agostini

www.appearoo.com/aagostini

http://connect.FORWARDMETRICS.com/profile/1649/Andres-Agostini.html

@AndresAgostini

@ThisSuccess

@SciCzar  

Wednesday, October 15, 2014


FUTURISM UPDATE (October 16, 2014)

MOSCOW TIMES: Russia Strengthens Air Defenses With Bases in Belarus and Central Asia  http://www.themoscowtimes.com/business/article/russia-strengthens-air-defenses-with-bases-in-belarus-and-central-asia/509491.html

BBC:  Italy pushes ahead with 'next generation' biofuels from waste  http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-29618889

BLOOMBERG: Five Reasons Icahn Says Apple Is Worth $1.2 Trillion  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-10-09/five-reasons-why-icahn-says-apple-is-worth-1-2-trillion.html

BOEING: Boeing and Samsung to Evaluate Mobile Technology for New Spacecraft  http://www.buildsomethingbetter.com/#!/news/2014/boeing-and-samsung-to-evaluate-mobile-technology-f

FAST COMPANY: China's Answer To Google Glass: Baidu Eye. With a camera that can identify physical objects, Baidu Eye could be handy for online shopping.  http://www.fastcompany.com/3035196/fast-feed/chinas-answer-to-google-glass-baidu-eye

KAI: Bioinspired coating for medical devices avoids clotting and suppresses bacterial infection http://www.kurzweilai.net/bioinspired-coating-for-medical-devices-avoids-clotting-and-suppresses-bacterial-infection

KAI: Mars One design not feasible, MIT researchers find http://www.kurzweilai.net/mars-one-design-not-feasible-mit-researchers-find

KAI: Hypersensitive ‘smart’ material created from neural proteins  http://www.kurzweilai.net/hypersensitive-smart-material-created-from-neural-proteins

KAI: Creating e-noses using fruit flies http://www.kurzweilai.net/creating-e-noses-using-fruit-flies

DER SPIEGEL:  Out of Balance? Criticism of Germany Grows as Economy Stalls  http://www.spiegel.de/international/germany/germany-and-finance-minister-schaeuble-under-fire-as-economy-slows-a-996966.html

BY MR. ANDRES AGOSTINI

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Sunday, October 5, 2014


FUTURISM UPDATE (October 05, 2014)

HONG KONG PEOPLE ARE THE ONLY FOOLS, ALONG WITH SOME OF PROMINENCE IN THE WEST, THAT OUTRIGHT IGNORE THE EXISTENCE AND HARSH APPLICATION OF THE DICTA OF AND BY SUN TZU. LIFE IS NOT LIKE WE LIKE IT TO BE BUT EXACTLY AS IT IS. PERIOD. THE QUESTION, ACCORDINGLY, IS THEN, DO HONGKONGERS READ WORL/UNIVERSAL HISTORY?

DISCOVERY: NASA Eyes Crew Deep Sleep Option for Mars Mission  http://news.discovery.com/space/nasa-eyes-crew-deep-sleep-option-for-mission-to-mars-141003.htm?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=DiscoveryChannel

The Huffington Post: Will ET Be Here Soon? NASA Brings Scientists, Theologians Together To Prepare  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/09/22/nasa-astrobiology-alien-search_n_5860714.html

DW:  Germany ponders troops for Ukraine monitor mission  http://www.dw.de/germany-ponders-troops-for-ukraine-monitor-mission/a-17973935

1) THE MORE THE RAMPANT UNIVERSAL CORRUPTION AND MEDIOCRITY BY PUBLIC-OFFICE INCUMBENTS, AND 2) THE MORE SUPER-AUTOMATION BY STRONG ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, THE LESS AND LESSER JOBS.

NEW YORK TIMES: Cisco: The Internet Needs More Control http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/09/29/cisco-the-internet-needs-more-control/?smid=tw-nytimesbits

FOREIGN AFFAIRS: Why the Ukraine Crisis Is the West’s Fault. The Liberal Delusions That Provoked Putin http://lnkd.in/d4KDWbG

THE ECONOMIST:  Slim, trim and solvent, ING is looking to regain its disruptive mojo  http://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21621906-slim-trim-and-solvent-ing-looking-regain-its-disruptive-mojo-up-and-em?fsrc=rss|fec

CIO: Local virtual desktops may be the (old) new thing in BYOD http://www.cio.com/article/2689606/byod/local-virtual-desktops-may-be-the-old-new-thing-in-byod.html?utm_campaign=sflow_tweet#tk.rss_all

CNBC:  Cost of US Campaign Against ISIS Is Roughly $1 Billion  http://www.cnbc.com/id/102048539

TIME:  9 Rules For Emailing From Google Exec Eric Schmidt  http://time.com/3425368/google-email-rules/

THE ATLANTIC: What Can San Diego Teach the World? http://www.theatlantic.com/sponsored/jpmc-city-makers/what-can-san-diego-teach-the-world/173/?3lift_id=1932543249882

THE ECONOMIST:  Automated hypothesis generation. Computer says “try this”. A new type of software helps researchers decide what they should be looking for. http://www.economist.com/news/science-and-technology/21621704-new-type-software-helps-researchers-decide-what-they-should-be-looking?fsrc=scn/tw/te/pe/ed/computersaystrythis

FOREIGN AFFAIRS: Why the Ukraine Crisis Is the West’s Fault. The Liberal Delusions That Provoked Putin  http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/141769/john-j-mearsheimer/why-the-ukraine-crisis-is-the-wests-fault

TECH CRUNCH: Why We Should Treat Teachers Like Software Engineers http://techcrunch.com/2014/10/04/why-we-should-treat-teachers-like-software-engineers/

THE ECONOMIST: The history of inequality. Breaking the camel’s back. What an impressive work of economic history tells you about inequality http://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21621908-what-impressive-work-economic-history-tells-you-about-inequality-breaking?fsrc=scn/tw_ec/breaking_the_camel_s_back

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Friday, October 3, 2014

 
FUTURISM UPDATE (October 04, 2014)


DEFENSE SYSTEMS:  Pentagon launches Insider Threat Program  http://defensesystems.com/articles/2014/10/02/dod-insider-threat-program.aspx

WASHINGTON POST:  Why quarantines won’t stop Ebola from spreading in the U.S.  http://www.washingtonpost.com/posteverything/wp/2014/10/03/why-quarantines-wont-stop-ebola-from-spreading-in-the-u-s/

Goldman Sachs: The Internet Of Things  http://www.goldmansachs.com/our-thinking/outlook/iot-infographic.html?cid=tw-pa-iot-7

FASTCOMPANY: NEXT UP FOR FACEBOOK: HEALTH CARE http://www.fastcompany.com/3036654/healthware/next-up-for-facebook-health-care

ACCENTURE:  STATS | Chinese Consumers Embrace eCommerce on a Regular Basis  http://www.accenture.com/us-en/Pages/insight-stats-cgs-chinese-consumers-embrace-ecommerce-regular-basis.aspx?c=prod_cgstwt_10000219&n=smc_0514#sf30966011

CNN MONEY:  GM stops sales of new pickups, recalls 524K cars http://money.cnn.com/2014/10/03/autos/gm-recall/index.html?iid=SF_BN_River

NEW YORK:  Peter Thiel Wants to Make Hackers Into Heroes  http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2014/10/peter-thiel-wants-to-make-hackers-into-heroes.html?mid=twitter_nymag

NEW YORK TIMES:  JPMorgan Chase Hack: Ways to Protect Yourself  http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/04/your-money/jpmorgan-chase-hack-ways-to-protect-yourself.html?smid=tw-nytimesbits&_r=0

BLOOMBERG:  Why Does Bernanke Want a Mortgage, Anyway? Low Rates and Tax Breaks  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-10-03/why-does-bernanke-want-mortgage-low-rates-and-tax-breaks.html?hootPostID=df8d583d9f62e25b9d52e93730fa1c1f

THE TELEGRAPH:  The first baby has been born following a womb transplant. The first baby has been born following a womb transplant, the Telegraph had learned  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/11139991/The-first-baby-has-been-born-following-a-womb-transplant.html

GIGAOM: IBM rolls out new server with help from Nvidia and the OpenPower Foundation https://gigaom.com/2014/10/02/ibm-rolls-out-new-server-with-help-from-nvidia-and-the-openpower-foundation-2/

CIO:  Expert: Basic Hacks Can Compromise Industrial Control Systems  http://www.cio.com/article/2690552/security0/expert-basic-hacks-can-compromise-industrial-control-systems.html

CIO: Microsoft's New Sway Tool Blends Office Apps Into a Platform for Presenting Ideas http://www.cio.com/article/2690356/microsoft-office/microsofts-new-sway-tool-blends-office-apps-into-a-platform-for-presenting-ideas.html

ENTREPRENEUR: FBI to Apple, Google: Your New Privacy Policies Are Making People Less Safe  http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237862

BLOOMBERG:  Understand what metadata is, why it matters and how it can help you monetize your content http://www.bloomberg.com/content-service/metadatawp/?utm_source=LinkedIn&utm_medium=SU&utm_content=metadatawp&utm_campaign=SU-textnophot

Planning to fail: How mistakes can help your business  http://www.bdc.ca/EN/small-business-week/Pages/how-mistakes-can-help-your-business.html?utm_source=linkedin.com&utm_medium=socialmedia&utm_campaign=sbw2014

 IEEE Spectrum: Process for Producing Layered 2-D Materials Determines Their Electronic Properties http://lnkd.in/ddDnCkr

FRANCE 24:  Heads roll in Spain bank scandal implicating ex-IMF chief  http://www.france24.com/en/20141003-heads-roll-spain-bank-scandal-implicating-ex-imf-chief/?aef_campaign_date=2014-10-03&aef_campaign_ref=partage_aef&ns_campaign=reseaux_sociaux&ns_linkname=editorial&ns_mchannel=social&ns_source=twitter

YAHOO FINANCE:  How self-made are today's billionaires?  http://finance.yahoo.com/news/self-made-todays-billionaires-173541975.html

PC:  4.4 Billion Worldwide Lack Net Access  http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2469764,00.asp

COMPUTERWORLD:  Solar power on track to be world’s largest electricity source by 2050  www.computerworld.com/article/2691389/solar-power-on-track-to-be-worlds-largest-electricity-source-by-2050.html

INC:   Less than 3 percent of companies that received venture capital funding have women CEOs, according to the study.  http://www.inc.com/associated-press/women-led-businesses-get-little-venture-capital.html?cid=sf01001

BBC:  The expert guide to space colonies  http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20141002-time-to-plan-a-space-colony

Huffington Post:  Cybernetic Synthetic Biology And The Internet of Living Things  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/lee-cronin/cybernetic-synthetic-biol_b_5914644.html?utm_hp_ref=tw

NANO WERK:  'Stealth' nanoparticles could improve cancer vaccines  http://www.nanowerk.com/nanotechnology-news/newsid=37594.php

3#D PRINT:  NovaCopy to Distribute All 3D Systems ProX 3D Metal Printers http://3dprint.com/15051/novacopy-3d-systems-printers/

What the US Navy can learn from jellyfish. Researchers at Caltech are studying natural fuel efficiency of the underwater creatures. http://america.aljazeera.com/watch/shows/techknow/articles/2014/6/12/what-the-us-navycanlearnfromjellyfish.html

FAST COMPANY:  How The "Internet Of Things" Is Turning Cities Into Living Organisms  http://www.fastcompany.com/biomimicry/how-the-internet-of-things-is-turning-cities-into-organisms

MAKEZINE: The Internet of Living Things http://makezine.com/2013/03/04/the-internet-of-living-things/

CIO:  LinkedIn's New 'SlideShare' App is a Presentation Library for iOS 8 Devices  http://www.cio.com/article/2690881/mobile-apps/linkedins-new-slideshare-app-is-a-presentation-library-for-ios-8.html

LINKEDIN: "Sorry, Simplicity is not Omnipresent and Ubiquitous!"  http://www.linkedin.com/pulse/article/20141003224230-34427457-sorry-simplicity-is-not-omnipresent-and-ubiquitous

RT:  Russia completes ratification of Eurasian Economic Union, as Putin signs law  http://rt.com/business/192956-russia-putin-law-economicunion/

ENGADGET:  The Tah Bluetooth stick lets you control (almost) anything with a smartphone  http://www.engadget.com/2014/10/03/tah-bluetooth-arduino-board/

YAHOO FINANCE:  The World's 2,325 Billionaires Have These 14 Traits In Common http://finance.yahoo.com/news/14-mind-blowing-facts-worlds-204640399.html

Shutting Down Cancer by Understanding its Communication System  http://www.21stcentech.com/shutting-cancer-matter-understanding-communication-system/

CIO:  Researchers Hope to Diagnose Deadly Ebola Virus with Nanotech  http://www.cio.com/article/2690794/health/researchers-hope-to-diagnose-deadly-ebola-virus-with-nanotech.html

BROOKINGS:  The Reasons Why Trade Clearly Matters  http://www.brookings.edu/research/podcasts/2014/10/trade-clearly-matters
 
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Thursday, October 2, 2014


FUTURISM UPDATE (October 03, 2014)

BBC:  Toyota's plans for a fuel cell future  http://www.bbc.com/news/business-29459999

POPULAR SCIENCE: CHEOS-- China's New Eye In Space  http://www.popsci.com/blog-network/eastern-arsenal/cheos-chinas-new-eye-space?dom=PSC&loc=recent&lnk=1&con=cheos-chinas-new-eye-in-space

MARKET WATCH:  Japan Inc. begins to turn against the weak yen  www.marketwatch.com/story/japan-inc-begins-to-turn-against-the-weak-yen-2014-10-02?siteid=rss&rss=1&utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

WALL STREET JOURNAL:  5 THINGS TO WATCH IN THE U.S. JOBS REPORT  http://blogs.wsj.com/briefly/2014/10/02/5-things-to-watch-in-the-u-s-jobs-report/

THE DIPLOMAT:  Distrust About China’s Antitrust Campaign  http://thediplomat.com/2014/09/distrust-about-chinas-antitrust-campaign/

BUSINESS WEEK:  Amazon Warehouse Workers Want to Be Paid for Waiting in Line  http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-10-02/security-checks-paid-as-work-supreme-court-will-decide

THE VERGE: This is not a Prius: Lamborghini made a plug-in hybrid with 910 horsepower http://www.theverge.com/2014/10/1/6882107/lamborghini-asterion-plug-in-hybrid-with-910-horsepower

FORTUNE: Forget the jobs numbers, America needs to focus on its income problem  http://fortune.com/2014/10/02/us-employment-wages-jobs/?utm_content=bufferc7622&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

BLOOMBERG:  Buffett to Buy Van Tuyl, Create Berkshire Auto Unit  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-10-02/buffett-to-buy-van-tuyl-create-berkshire-hathaway-automotive.html

BBC:  JP Morgan sees 76 million customer accounts hacked  http://www.bbc.com/news/business-29470381

FORBES: Putin Is Winning: EU Backs Away From Ukraine Trade Pact; U.S. On The Sidelines www.forbes.com/sites/paulroderickgregory/2014/10/02/as-russia-intimidates-europe-obama-fiddles-on-energy-policy/

BLOOMBERG:  How generous are the top 50 S&P 500 companies’ 401(k)s?  http://www.bloomberg.com/infographics/2014-07-22/401k-plan-comparison.html#/50000/3.00/5/2.40/6.20/scorings/assets

FORTUNE:  After all those IPO flops, does ad tech deserve a second chance?  http://fortune.com/2014/10/02/advertising-tech/?utm_content=bufferb5c43&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Chinese Navy – Looks Like China’s Sending a Stealth Fighter to Sea  http://nosi.org/2014/10/03/chinese-navy-looks-like-chinas-sending-a-stealth-fighter-to-sea/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

THE ECONOMIST: Saving for retirement. Prudence penalised. European savers have suffered terrible returns from pension funds  http://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21621883-european-savers-have-suffered-terrible-returns-pension-funds-prudence?fsrc=scn/tw_ec/prudence_penalised

ACCENTURE:  The Everyday Bank reinvention requires significant changes to distribution and marketing to meet customers’ needs more holistically. http://www.accenture.com/microsites/everydaybank/Pages/banking-distribution-marketing-revolution.aspx?c=fs_evdydmspov_10000003&n=smc_0914#sf31873226

CIO:  Young Adults Clueless on Cybersecurity Profession  http://www.cio.com/article/2690312/cybercrime/young-adults-clueless-on-cybersecurity-profession.html?utm_campaign=sflow_tweet#tk.rss_all

CATO INSTITUTE: Washington Should Recognize India as an Emerging Great Power  http://www.cato.org/blog/washington-should-recognize-india-emerging-great-power?utm_content=buffer597e7&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

MONEY:  California Judge Rules That There’s Nothing Sacred About Pension Promises http://time.com/money/3457656/stockton-bankruptcy-judge-pension-promises/

YOUTUBE: Rethinking Learning in the Digital Age - Mitchel Resnick  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A_0XzM34_Ew&feature=youtu.be

TIME:  NASA is 3D-printing a better rocket http://ti.me/1qUABl1

WIRED:  The Unpatchable Malware That Infects USBs Is Now on the Loose  http://www.wired.com/2014/10/code-published-for-unfixable-usb-attack/?mbid=social_twitter

IEEE Spectrum:  Nanograss is Greener on the Photovoltaic Side  http://spectrum.ieee.org/nanoclast/green-tech/solar/nanograss-is-greener-on-the-photovoltaic-side?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+IeeeSpectrum+%28IEEE+Spectrum%29

THE ECONOMIST:  Schumpeter. Philosopher kings. Business leaders would benefit from studying great writers http://www.economist.com/news/business/21621778-business-leaders-would-benefit-studying-great-writers-philosopher-kings?fsrc=scn/tw_ec/philosopher_kings

THE ECONOMIST: Commodity prices. Oil and trouble. Tumbling resource prices suggest the world economy is slowing http://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21621875-tumbling-resource-prices-suggest-world-economy-slowing-oil-and-trouble?fsrc=scn/tw_ec/oil_and_trouble

ENGADGET:  Seriously: Dubai police get Google Glass to go with their Lamborghinis http://www.engadget.com/2014/10/02/dubai-detectives-google-glass/

BLOOMBERG:  Singapore Shows How to Keep Factories Open as Costs Rise  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-10-02/singapore-shows-how-to-keep-factories-open-as-costs-rise.html

CIO:  Social Media Marketing ROI – The Business Value of Friends, Followers and Connections  http://www.cio.com/article/2685644/social-media/social-media-marketing-roi-the-business-value-of-friends-followers-and-connections.html?source=nwwcontrib

THE ECONOMIST:  Our interactive guide to global labour markets http://econ.st/1x31Cbu

PHYS ORG:  Quantum meets classical: Qubit fabricated with integrated micromagnet increases speed of quantum manipulation in silicon http://phys.org/news/2014-08-quantum-classical-qubit-fabricated-micromagnet.html#jCp

BLOOMBERG:  Albert Edwards Says Watch Japanese Yen and Be Very Afraid  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-10-02/albert-edwards-says-watch-japanese-yen-and-be-very-very-afraid.html

PHYS ORG: Majorana fermion: Physicists observe elusive particle that is its own antiparticle http://phys.org/news/2014-10-majorana-fermion-physicists-elusive-particle.html

CATO INSTITUTE:  Government Crowding Out, USPS Style http://www.cato.org/blog/government-crowding-out-usps-style?utm_content=buffer99245&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

WIRED: 3D-printed pizza and tech 'groundbreaking' for ISS http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2014-10/02/maker-faire-space-3d-printing

POPULAR MECHANICS: How We Could Actually Build a Space Colony www.popularmechanics.com/science/space/deep/how-we-could-actually-build-a-space-colony-17268252?src=spr_TWITTER&spr_id=1457_94989486

NEXT GOV: Does the Intelligence Community Really Get Hadoop?  http://www.nextgov.com/big-data/2014/09/does-intelligence-community-really-get-hadoop/95465/

Deloitte: 3D opportunity: The course on additive manufacturing for business leaders  http://dupress.com/articles/3d-opportunity-additive-manufacturing-course/?id=gx:2sm:3tw:4dupmooc:5awa:6dup:20140926101128:dopp

REUTERS: BRITISH PETROLEUM asks judge to reconsider 'gross negligence' ruling http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/10/03/us-bp-spill-motion-idUSKCN0HS04N20141003?feedType=RSS&feedName=businessNews

TECH CRUNCH: Will Tesla Finally Unveil An Insane Model S Supercar? http://techcrunch.com/2014/10/02/will-tesla-finally-unveil-an-insane-model-s-supercar/?ncid=rss&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Techcrunch+%28TechCrunch%29

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FUTURISM UPDATE (October 02, 2014)

CIO:   Microsoft Wants You to Help Predict the Future, and Bet on it  http://www.cio.com/article/2689412/innovation/microsoft-wants-you-to-help-predict-the-future-and-bet-on-it.html

FINANCIAL TIMES:  Robots are our saviours, not the enemy. The alternative is a world in which wages fall and prices rise, writes Peter Thiel http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/db02d75c-4400-11e4-baa7-00144feabdc0.html

FASTCOEXIST:  8 Ways Rail Travel Could Evolve By 2050  http://www.fastcoexist.com/3036165/8-ways-rail-travel-could-evolve-by-2050

PHYSICS WORLD:  Quantum data are compressed for the first time  http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/news/2014/sep/29/quantum-data-are-compressed-for-the-first-time

BUSINESS INSIDER:  How 'Internet of Things' Startup Jasper Became A $1.4 Billion Company  http://www.businessinsider.com/jasper-internet-of-things-service-2014-8

HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW: What We’ll Be Doing in 2022  http://hbr.org/2014/10/what-well-be-doing-in-2022/ar/1?utm_campaign=Socialflow&utm_source=Socialflow&utm_medium=Tweet

AIRFORCE TECHNOLOGY:  Predator C Avenger Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS), United States of America http://www.airforce-technology.com/projects/predator-c-avenger-unmanned-aircraft-system-uas/

THE BULLETIN:  From nuclear bombs to killer robots: how amoral technologies become immoral weapons http://thebulletin.org/nuclear-bombs-killer-robots-how-amoral-technologies-become-immoral-weapons7409

THE BULLETIN:  The seeds of failure in Syria and Ukraine were planted long ago  http://thebulletin.org/seeds-failure-syria-and-ukraine-were-planted-long-ago7666

THE BULLETIN:  To limit—or expand—missile defense http://thebulletin.org/limit%E2%80%94or-expand%E2%80%94missile-defense7647

DELL: Siemens Selects Dell OEM Solutions to Help Make Cities Worldwide More Livable and Sustainable  www.dell.com/learn/us/en/uscorp1/press-releases/2014-10-01-dell-oem-solutions-customer-siemens

McKinsey & Company: Manager and machine: The new leadership equation. As artificial intelligence takes hold, what will it take to be an effective executive? http://www.mckinsey.com/insights/leading_in_the_21st_century/manager_and_machine

CIO:  U.S. Lags in Broadband Speed Due to Serious Lack of Competition. The United States lags behind 24 other countries in average broadband speed, according to new research. The reason? A serious lack of competition among U.S. broadband providers. http://www.cio.com/article/2689996/consumer-technology/us-lags-in-broadband-speed-due-to-serious-lack-of-competition.html

DAILYTECH:  Microsoft Predicts the Future with New Software  http://www.dailytech.com/Microsoft+Predicts+the+Future+with+New+Software/article29818.htm

THE GLOBE AND MAIL:  Chipmaker ARM pushes software to secure the Internet of Things  http://www.theglobeandmail.com/technology/tech-news/chipmaker-arm-pushes-software-to-secure-the-internet-of-things/article20880872/

THE GLOBE AND MAIL:  ARM's low-power 'flycatcher' chip step toward 'Internet of things'  http://www.theglobeandmail.com/technology/tech-news/arms-low-power-flycatcher-chip-step-toward-internet-of-things/article533520/

THE GLOBE AND MAIL:  Samsung, Intel, Dell team up on Internet of Things standard  http://www.theglobeandmail.com/technology/business-technology/samsung-intel-dell-team-up-on-internet-of-things-standard/article19503473/

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR:  Antarctica's ice loss is messing with Earth's gravity, scientists say  http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2014/1001/Antarctica-s-ice-loss-is-messing-with-Earth-s-gravity-scientists-say

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR:  Some of Earth's water is actually older than the sun, say scientists  http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2014/0929/Some-of-Earth-s-water-is-actually-older-than-the-sun-say-scientists

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR:   Do chimps have culture? (+video)   http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2014/1001/Do-chimps-have-culture-video

CIO:  Wearable Kidney Dialysis Machine Sent to Clinical Trials  http://www.cio.com/article/2688828/wearable-technology/wearable-kidney-dialysis-machine-sent-to-clinical-trials.html

Three D's – Decision Makers (Senior Leadership), Deciders (Management), and Doers (Users).

Evidence of Past Glaciation Found on Mars  http://www.21stcentech.com/evidence-glaciation-mars/

KAI:  How to build a low-cost ‘cloaking’ device using ordinary lenses  http://www.kurzweilai.net/how-to-build-a-low-cost-cloaking-device-using-ordinary-lenses

KAI:  New molecule found in space suggests life origins  http://www.kurzweilai.net/new-molecule-found-in-space-suggests-life-origins

KAI: Can you out-think a computer in judging photos?  http://www.kurzweilai.net/can-you-out-think-a-computer-in-judging-photos

KAI: Do neurons see what we tell them to see? http://www.kurzweilai.net/do-neurons-see-what-we-tell-them-to-see

KAI: First Ebola case diagnosed in US confirmed by CDC http://www.kurzweilai.net/first-ebola-case-diagnosed-in-us-confirmed-by-cdc

KAI:  How cancer cells assure immortality by lengthening the ends of chromosomes  http://www.kurzweilai.net/how-cancer-cells-assure-immortality-by-lengthening-the-ends-of-chromosomes

KAI: MIT researchers design ‘perfect’ solar absorber http://www.kurzweilai.net/mit-researchers-design-perfect-solar-absorber

KAI:  Massive electrode array system will do first large-scale network recording of brain activity  http://www.kurzweilai.net/massive-electrode-array-system-will-do-first-large-scale-network-recording-of-brain-activity

THE GUARDIAN:  Hackers charged with stealing over $100m in US army and Xbox technology  http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/sep/30/four-hackers-charged-stealing-xbox-army-technology

NEW YORK TIMES:  As PayPal Spins Off, Apple Pay Signals New Era at Cash Register  http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/01/technology/apple-pay-signals-new-era-at-cash-register.html?smid=tw-share&_r=0

New Free resources from IBM help you take the guesswork out of measuring Social Media's impact on what really matters: Sales! https://exploreb2b.com/articles/free-webinar-white-paper-ibm-social-analytics-the-science-behind-social-media-marketing-putting-the-science-into-social-business

MOSCOW TIMES: Russia to Form Arctic Military Command by 2017  http://www.themoscowtimes.com/business/article/russia-to-form-arctic-military-command-by-2017/508199.html

MOSCOW TIMES:  U.S. Air Force Working on Plan to Kill Reliance on Russian Rocket Engines  http://www.themoscowtimes.com/business/article/u-s-air-force-working-on-plan-to-kill-reliance-on-russian-rocket-engines/508151.html

LINKEDIN: "Outright Conquering Success — 468 Easy Tips!" by @SciCzar http://www.linkedin.com/pulse/article/20141001014007-34427457-outright-conquering-success-264-easy-tips

DER SPIEGEL:   Bridge to Nowhere: Are EU Subsidies for Andalusia Well Spent?  www.spiegel.de/international/europe/questions-mounting-about-eu-development-aid-for-andalusia-in-spain-a-994844.html

CIO:   CBS Interactive CIO Says Shadow IT Is an Opportunity  http://www.cio.com/article/2690752/it-strategy/cbs-interactive-cio-says-shadow-it-is-an-opportunity.html

WIRED:  One Doctor’s Quest to Save People by Injecting Them With Scorpion Venom  http://www.wired.com/2014/06/scorpion-venom/

Ex-Homeland Security Chief Says Energy Industry Under Increasing Threat of Cyber Attack  http://www.naturalgasintel.com/articles/99871-ex-homeland-security-chief-says-energy-industry-under-increasing-threat-of-cyber-attack#.VCnNvx0sNH0.twitter

GIZMODO:  Could a Simple Pill Make You Mentally Stronger?  http://gizmodo.com/could-a-simple-pill-make-you-mentally-stronger-1640676335

PHYS ORG: Driving cancer cells to suicide http://phys.org/news/2014-09-cancer-cells-suicide.html

RAMPANT GEOPOLITICS. YAHOO NEWS:  Report: Advanced iOS Virus Targeting Hong Kong Protesters https://www.yahoo.com/tech/report-advanced-ios-virus-targeting-hong-kong-98898812709.html

WIRED:  New Quadcopters Arrive Just as US Eases Its Ban on Camera Drones  http://www.wired.com/2014/10/new-swarming-drones-appear-just-time-looser-rules-eyes-skies/?mbid=social_twitter

NETWORK WORLD: Alcatel-Lucent sells enterprise networking unit to China Huaxin http://www.networkworld.com/article/2690294/alcatellucent-sells-enterprise-networking-unit-to-china-huaxin.html?utm_content=bufferb68e9&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

WALL STREET JOURNAL:  How College Major, Field and Job Affect Annual Pay  http://blogs.wsj.com/numbers/how-college-major-field-and-job-affect-annual-pay-1790/?mod=e2tw

THE TIMES:  Drug offers hope in cutting cholesterol  http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/health/news/article4223909.ece?CMP=SOC-Twitter-thetimes-28_07_2014-468-0-0-0

FINANCIAL TIMES: When Chinese competition threatened his business, one man refused to accept defeat  http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/2/f5f0cf10-1e62-11e4-9513-00144feabdc0.html

COMPUTER WEEKLY:  Internet of things will drive forward lifestyle innovations   http://www.computerweekly.com/feature/Internet-of-things-will-drive-forward-lifestyle-innovations

LINKEDIN: Making Baby-Steps an Entrepreneurial Success! https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20141002025854-34427457-making-baby-steps-an-entrepreneurial-success

LE MONDE:  In English : Revelations on the French Big Brother http://www.lemonde.fr/societe/article/2013/07/04/revelations-on-the-french-big-brother_3442665_3224.html

FRANCE 24: Philips ordered to pay $467 mln in Masimo patent trial http://www.france24.com/en/20141002-philips-ordered-pay-467-mln-masimo-patent-trial/?aef_campaign_date=2014-10-02&aef_campaign_ref=partage_aef&ns_campaign=reseaux_sociaux&ns_linkname=editorial&ns_mchannel=social&ns_source=twitter

CIO:  3D Printed Skin Holds Promise for Burn Victims and Others  http://www.cio.com/article/2688353/3d-printing/3d-printed-skin-holds-promise-for-burn-victims-and-others.html

NASDAQ:  JP Energy Partners LP prices IPO at $20 midpiont  http://www.nasdaq.com/article/jp-energy-partners-lp-prices-ipo-at-20-midpiont-cm397406#ixzz3ExW9p2iy

SAP:  Top 10 Strategic Workforce Trends for 2020 from Oxford Economics - See more at: http://www.news-sap.com/top-10-strategic-trends-workforce-2020-oxford-economics/#sthash.HOYYlq42.eLfRK9Ba.dpuf

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Wednesday, October 1, 2014


FUTURISM UPDATE (October 01, 2014)

WFS: Signs of "Connected Consciousness" Detected on Global Scale  http://www.wfs.org/blogs/richard-samson/signs-connected-consciousness-detected-global-scale

New York State Takes Activist Role in Implementing Solar Energy Projects http://www.21stcentech.com/york-state-takes-activist-role-implementing-solar-energy-projects/

START:  START researchers earn $2.6 million NSF grant to investigate social media’s ability to predict political instability  http://www.start.umd.edu/news/start-researchers-earn-26-million-nsf-grant-investigate-social-media-s-ability-predict

MASHABLE:  There Are Now 3 Million Data Centers in the U.S., and Climbing  http://mashable.com/2014/09/30/doe-energy-efficiency/?utm_cid=mash-com-Tw-main-link

POLITICO:  Did Obama Just Unify America’s Enemies? Why bombing Syria could turn out to be a disastrous mistake.  http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2014/09/did-obama-just-unify-americas-enemies-111347.html#ixzz3Eq31JyW1

CIO:   Inside the NSA’s Private Cloud  http://www.cio.com/article/2688434/private-cloud/exclusive-inside-the-nsas-private-cloud.html

CIO:  How Live Tweeting Is Changing Broadcast Media  http://www.cio.com/article/2689318/social-media/how-live-tweeting-is-changing-broadcast-media.html

How Wearable Devices Can Transform Contact Center Operations http://www.customerexperiencereport.com/strategy-and-trends/wearable-devices-can-transform-contact-center-operations/

DIGITAL COMMUNITIES:  Forecasting the Future for Technology and Policing  http://www.digitalcommunities.com/articles/Forecasting-the-Future-for-Technology-and-Policing.html#

FORTUNE:  Hackers charged with stealing Xbox intellectual property  http://fortune.com/2014/09/30/xbox-hacking/?utm_content=buffer38e12&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

COMPUTER WORLD:  Software stack from Eclipse could unleash Java developer army on IoT http://www.computerworld.com/article/2688541/networking-hardware/software-stack-from-eclipse-could-unleash-java-developer-army-on-iot.html

LINKEDIN:  "Outright Conquering Success — 264 Easy Tips!" http://www.linkedin.com/pulse/article/20141001014007-34427457-outright-conquering-success-264-easy-tips

BUSINESS INSIDER:  Charles Nenner — Who's Been Warning Of Market Collapses For Years — Warns A 'Major Collapse' Is Coming In 2018 http://www.businessinsider.com/charles-nenner-on-deflation-and-the-coming-crash-2014-9#ixzz3EqzWzTWR

THE ECONOMIST:  India’s economy. Reform à la Modi. The new government’s modest policies will not bring back 9% growth http://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21620231-new-governments-modest-policies-will-not-bring-back-9-growth-reform-la-modi?fsrc=scn/tw_ec/reform_la_modi

FORTUNE:  The worrying collapse in global trade  http://fortune.com/2014/04/11/the-worrying-collapse-in-global-trade/

ZERO HEDGE:  Steve Forbes Warns Of Economic "Catastrophe" Due To Fed’s Dollar Debasement  http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-06-11/steve-forbes-warns-economic-catastrophe-due-fed%E2%80%99s-dollar-debasement

BLOOMBERG:  China Property Failures Seen as $33 Billion in Trusts Due  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-06-19/property-flops-seen-as-33-billion-in-trusts-due-china-credit.html

THE CITY FIX:  Building the city of the future through smart, connected urban transport  http://thecityfix.com/blog/building-city-future-smart-connected-urban-transport-integrated-communication-efficiency-meeting-minds-gordon-feller/

FASTCOEXIST:  8 Ways Rail Travel Could Evolve By 2050  http://www.fastcoexist.com/3036165/8-ways-rail-travel-could-evolve-by-2050

AMERICAN SCIENTIST:  Weaponized Ebola: Is It Really a Bioterror Threat?  http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/weaponized-ebola-is-it-really-a-bioterror-threat/

FORBES:  Mantras That Guide Thriving Organizations  http://www.forbes.com/sites/ekaterinawalter/2014/09/24/mantras-that-guide-thriving-organizations/?utm_campaign=forbeslinkedin&utm_source=linkedin&utm_medium=social

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Tuesday, September 30, 2014


FUTURISM UPDATE (September 30, 2014)

LIVE SCIENCE:  Higgs Boson to the World Wide Web: 7 Big Discoveries Made at CERN http://www.livescience.com/48052-cern-anniversary-big-discoveries.html

3-D PRINT:  NYC Engineer 3D Prints a Mechanical Computer, The Turbo Entabulator  http://3dprint.com/16795/3d-printed-computer/

STATE OF THE GLOBE: World’s First Wearable Drone Takes Flight  http://stateofglobe.com/2014/09/28/worlds-first-wearable-drone-takes-flight/

STATE OF THE GLOBE:  12 Ways to Measure the Bitcoin Network’s Health  http://stateofglobe.com/2014/09/28/12-ways-to-measure-the-bitcoin-networks-health/

FORTUNE:  Why Amazon's Fire phone failed  http://fortune.com/2014/09/29/why-amazons-fire-phone-failed/?utm_content=buffer8967b&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

REUTERS:  Vista Equity to buy Tibco Software for $4.3 billion  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/09/29/us-tibco-software-m-a-vistaequity-idUSKCN0HO11Y20140929

MOSCOW TIMES: Russia Calls for Joint Effort With U.S. to Fight Islamic State  http://www.themoscowtimes.com/news/article/russia-calls-for-joint-effort-with-u-s-to-fight-islamic-state/507990.html

DER SPIEGEL: The Caliphate Next Door: Turkey Faces Up to its Islamic State Problem www.spiegel.de/international/world/islamic-state-jihadist-activity-in-northern-syria-forces-turkey-hand-a-994392.html

DER SPIEGEL:  Finnish Prime Minister: 'Moscow Is Provoking a Number of Its Neighbors'  www.spiegel.de/international/europe/finnish-prime-minister-discusses-possible-nato-membership-a-994356.html

FOREIGN AFFAIRS:  Leaders Indicating. Why Markets Now Use Politics to Predict Economics http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/141849/ruchir-sharma/leaders-indicating

FOREIGN POLICY:  Obama's Islamic State Blame Game   http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2014/09/29/obamas_islamic_state_blame_game

VENTURE BEAT:  FireChat gets embraced by Hong Kong protesters, plans for verified usernames and encryption  http://venturebeat.com/2014/09/29/china-blocked-instagram-so-protesters-turn-to-firechat/

WASHINGTON EXAMINER:  Cyberwar: Not if. Not when. Now. http://washingtonexaminer.com/cyberwar-not-if.-not-when.-now./article/2553470

CIO:  VoIP Phone Systems at Risk of Shellshock Bash Attacks  http://www.cio.com/article/2687830/voice-over-ip/voip-phone-systems-at-risk-of-shellshock-bash-attacks.html

CIO:  How Social Media Can Influence High-Stakes Business Decisions  http://www.cio.com/article/2686973/social-media/how-social-media-can-influence-high-stakes-business-decisions.html

CIO:  IT Leaders Aren't All Coming From Tech  http://www.cio.com/article/2687205/careers-staffing/it-leaders-arent-all-coming-from-tech.html

KAI: ‘Greener,’ low-cost transistor heralds advance in flexible electronics  http://www.kurzweilai.net/greener-low-cost-transistor-heralds-advance-in-flexible-electronics

KAI:  Turning the Moon into a giant cosmic ray detector  http://www.kurzweilai.net/turning-the-moon-into-a-giant-cosmic-ray-detector

KAI:  Ultra-low-energy-consuming transistors and circuits  http://www.kurzweilai.net/ultra-low-energy-consuming-transistors-and-circuits

THE GUARDIAN: What is the ‘Google tax’? http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2014/sep/29/what-is-google-tax-george-osborne

THE GUARDIAN:  Bitcoin goes mainstream: Circle's payments make cryptocurrencies easy  http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/sep/29/bitcoin-circle-cryptocurrency-jeremy-allaire

BLOOMBERG:  HP Unveils Moonshot Servers Based on ARM Technology   http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-09-29/hp-unveils-moonshot-servers-based-on-arm-technology.html

BLOOMBERG:  Oracle Cloud to Match Amazon.com’s Pricing, Ellison Says   http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-09-29/oracle-cloud-to-match-amazon-com-s-pricing-ellison-says.html

BLOOMBERG:  Billionaire Ma Says Alibaba Works With China on Security   http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-09-29/billionaire-ma-says-alibaba-works-with-china-on-security.html

YAHOO NEWS: WATCH: FAA Approves Drone Use for Domestic TV and Movie Production https://www.yahoo.com/tech/this-is-the-first-time-the-faa-has-allowed-the-98493565419.html

YAHOO NEWS:  Protest over contract award to delay work on NASA space taxi  http://news.yahoo.com/protest-over-contract-award-delay-nasa-space-taxi-001104138--finance.html

YAHOO NEWS:  Global wildlife populations down by half since 1970: WWF http://news.yahoo.com/global-wildlife-populations-down-half-since-1970-wwf-223218673.html

YAHOO NEWS:  Sierra Nevada challenges NASA 'space taxi' contracts to Boeing, SpaceX http://news.yahoo.com/sierra-nevada-challenges-nasa-space-taxi-contracts-boeing-152617153--finance.html

NEW YORK TIMES:  Cisco: The Internet Needs More Control  http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/09/29/cisco-the-internet-needs-more-control/?_php=true&_type=blogs&ref=technology&_r=0

NEW YORK TIMES:  E.U. Inquiry Into Tax Deals for Multinationals Like Apple Pushes Ahead  http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/30/business/in-tax-inquiry-involving-apple-and-starbucks-eu-pushes-forward.html?ref=technology

NEW YORK TIMES:  Microsoft Begins a Push Into the Polling World  http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/30/upshot/microsoft-begins-a-push-into-the-polling-world.html?ref=technology&abt=0002&abg=0

NEW YORK TIMES:   Tibco Software Agrees to Sell Itself to a Private Equity Firm for $4.3 Billion  http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2014/09/29/tibco-software-to-sell-itself-to-private-equity-firm-for-4-3-billion/?ref=technology

WALL STREET JOURNAL:  Google Capital Makes First China Investment, Backs InnoLight  http://blogs.wsj.com/digits/2014/09/29/google-capital-makes-first-china-investment-backs-innolight/?mod=ST1

WALL STREET JOURNAL:  Brown Vetoes Bill Requiring Warrants for Drone Surveillance  http://online.wsj.com/articles/california-governor-vetoes-bill-requiring-warrants-for-drone-surveillance-1412007285?mod=WSJ_TechWSJD_moreTopStories

ENGINEERING: Police Motorcycles Go Green  http://www.engineering.com/ElectronicsDesign/ElectronicsDesignArticles/ArticleID/8584/Police-Motorcycles-Go-Green.aspx

ENGINEERING: NASA Telescopes Detect Clear Skies, Water Vapor on Exoplanets  http://www.engineering.com/DesignerEdge/DesignerEdgeArticles/ArticleID/8581/NASA-Telescopes-Detect-Clear-Skies-Water-Vapor-on-Exoplanets.aspx

ENGINEERING:  Underwater Robots Could Increase Port Security  http://www.engineering.com/DesignerEdge/DesignerEdgeArticles/ArticleID/8582/Underwater-Robots-Could-Increase-Port-Security.aspx

ENGINEERING: Triton UAV Completes Cross-Country Navy Test  http://www.engineering.com/DesignerEdge/DesignerEdgeArticles/ArticleID/8573/Triton-UAV-Completes-Cross-Country-Navy-Test.aspx

Phys.org:  Now hear this: Simple fluid waveguide performs spectral analysis in a manner similar to the cochlea  http://phys.org/news/2014-09-simple-fluid-waveguide-spectral-analysis.html

DAILY MAIL:  Countdown to Mars: Nasa starts final assembly of huge rockets to test spacecraft it hopes will take man to the red planet http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2774080/Countdown-Mars-Nasa-starts-assembling-huge-rockets-needed-test-spacecraft-hopes-man-red-planet.html?ito=social-twitter_mailonline

BUSINESS INSIDER:  Here's How Apple Is Making Its New HQ 'The Greenest Building On The Planet'  www.businessinsider.com/heres-how-apple-is-making-its-new-hq-the-greenest-building-on-the-planet-2014-9

FORBES:  Has Marissa Had Enough Of This Yahoo Turnaround?  http://www.forbes.com/sites/ericjackson/2014/09/26/has-marissa-had-enough-of-this-yahoo-turnaround/

FORBES:  Forbes 400: Richest Americans Facing Tougher Competition In China Business http://www.forbes.com/sites/russellflannery/2014/09/29/forbes-400-richest-americans-facing-tougher-competition-in-china-business/

BBC:  Argentina found to be in contempt of court by US judge  http://www.bbc.com/news/business-29415608

BLOOMBERG:  Toyota Faces New Unintended Acceleration Probe  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-09-29/toyota-faces-u-s-inquiry-on-low-speed-surges-in-corollas.html

FORBES:  The Most Amazing PCs Of September 2014  http://www.forbes.com/sites/antonyleather/2014/09/29/the-most-amazing-pcs-of-september-2014/?utm_campaign=techtwittersf&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social

THE ECONOMIST: Farming in the Netherlands. Polder and wiser. Dutch farmers add sustainability to their enviable productivity. http://www.economist.com/news/business/21613356-dutch-farmers-add-sustainability-their-enviable-productivity-polder-and-wiser

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Saturday, September 27, 2014


FUTURISM UPDATE (September 27, 2014)

ENGADGET:  Google's data-transferring tool gets a shiny new interface  http://www.engadget.com/2014/09/26/google-takeout-redesign/

BLOOMBERG:  Ford Due for Ratings Boost as Profit Returns to 1999 Level: Cars  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-09-26/ford-due-for-ratings-boost-as-profit-returns-to-1999-level-cars.html?cmpid=linkedin.company

BLOOMBERG: A Primer on the Deadly Math of Ebola http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-09-26/ebolas-deadly-math#r=hpt-ls

BLOOMBERG: Kaiser Permanente's Genetic Database Is Boon to Medical Research  http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-09-25/kaiser-permanentes-genetic-database-is-boon-to-medical-research#r=nav-fst

Get Your Leather and Meat from a Local Manufacturer Named Modern Meadow  http://www.21stcentech.com/leather-meat-local-manufacturer-named-modern-meadows/

UNIVERSE TODAY:  Busy Spaceport: There are Now Five Spaceships Parked at the Space Station  http://www.universetoday.com/114868/busy-spaceport-there-are-now-five-spaceships-parked-at-the-space-station/?utm_content=buffer6de41&utm_medium=social&utm_source=linkedin.com&utm_campaign=buffer

POPULAR SCIENCE:  The Week In Drones: Drones Fight Ebola, Iranian Dogfighters, And More  http://www.popsci.com/article/technology/week-drones-iranian-dogfighters-rescue-robots-and-more

SCIENCE ALERT:  Scientists have discovered an on/off switch for ageing cells   http://www.sciencealert.com.au/news/20142409-26223.html

CIO:  4 Tips to Help CIOs Land a Seat on the Board  http://www.cio.com/article/2688432/cio-role/4-tips-to-help-cios-land-a-seat-on-the-board.html

REUTERS:  Secret tapes of Fed meetings on Goldman prompt call for U.S. hearings  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/09/27/us-usa-fed-whistleblower-idUSKCN0HL2F320140927

REUTERS: German courts uphold ban on Uber ride-share service http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/09/26/us-uber-germany-bans-idUSKCN0HL23320140926

REUTERS:  Microsoft offers first look at new Windows - and gives it a name  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/09/26/us-microsoft-windows-idUSKCN0HL12F20140926

LINKEDIN:  "Getting Apple, Microsoft and Fortune-500s to Uninterruptedly Buy From You!" by @SciCzar on @LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/pulse/article/20140927032047-34427457-getting-microsoft-to-uninterruptedly-buying-from-you

“... Practice makes perfect ...”

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Friday, September 26, 2014

 
FUTURISM UPDATE (September 26, 2014)


Silver-Bullet-Proofing Your Prospective Client's Trust In You Into Success! https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20140926032951-34427457-silver-bullet-proofing-your-prospective-client-s-trust-in-you-into-success

WALL STREET JOURNAL:  Sony Dreams of Profit With Morpheus Virtual-Reality Headset  http://blogs.wsj.com/japanrealtime/2014/09/19/sony-dreams-of-profit-with-morpheus-virtual-reality-headset/

CIO:  3 Security Practices That IoT Will Disrupt   http://www.cio.com/article/2599816/data-protection/3-security-practices-that-iot-will-disrupt.html

FINANCIAL TIMES:  It's Google versus News Corp: round 2! http://on.ft.com/1u2wFEG 

ENGADGET:  New Oculus Rift prototype brings out the best in virtual reality  http://www.engadget.com/2014/09/20/oculus-rift-crescent-bay-vr-headset-hands-on/

FORD: Automated Vehicles. Accident Avoidance and Driver Assist Technologies http://corporate.ford.com/microsites/sustainability-report-2013-14/vehicle-avoidance#vision

FASTCODESIGN: See The Big Bang Of The Next Internet. What will the Internet look like when web pages fade away and 3-D avatars take over? Here, we get an early glimpse. http://www.fastcodesign.com/3036256/infographic-of-the-day/see-the-big-bang-of-the-next-internet

BLOOMBERG: Intel Spends $1.5 Billion to Bolster China Market Access  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-09-26/intel-spends-1-5-billion-to-bolster-china-market-access.html

FINANCIALTIMES: E&Y: "If someone has a GPA in the lower 3.0 range There needs to be a reason [for it]." http://on.ft.com/1ysIjg9

CIO:  Yahoo reports a drop in government data requests  http://www.cio.com/article/2688154/yahoo-reports-a-drop-in-government-data-requests.html?utm_campaign=sflow_tweet#tk.rss_all

SCIENCE ALERT:  Scientists have "hacked" photosynthesis, and it could help them speed up food production  http://www.sciencealert.com.au/news/20141909-26205.html#.VCUBdrQyW7o.twitter

FORTUNE:  India’s Prime Minister Modi wants Coke, Pepsi to use more fruit juic  http://fortune.com/2014/09/25/indias-prime-minister-modi-wants-coke-pepsi-to-use-more-fruit-juice/?utm_content=bufferdd6a3&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

THE ECONOMIST:  Energy in Europe  http://www.economist.com/news/business/21618885-europe-could-survive-cut-russian-gas-only-short-one-gasman-cutteth?fsrc=rss%7Cbus

TECH CRUNCH:  Digital Telepathy Is The Future Of The Human Species http://techcrunch.com/2014/09/24/digital-telepathy-is-the-future-of-the-human-species/

THE ECONOMIST: The economics of small states. Big problems for little countries http://www.economist.com/blogs/freeexchange/2014/09/economics-small-states?fsrc=rss

FINANCIAL TIMES: Hope fades out of Indonesian markets http://on.ft.com/1BeFQC1

Authored By Mr. Andres Agostini
White Swan Book Author
www.linkedin.com/in/andresagostini
www.amazon.com/author/agostini 
 

Thursday, September 25, 2014


FUTURISM UPDATE (September 25, 2014)

LINKEDIN:  "Litmus-Testing Your Corporate Strategy Into For-Cash Victory!" by  http://www.linkedin.com/pulse/article/20140924064538-34427457-litmus-testing-your-corporate-strategy-into-for-cash-victory

FAST COMPANY: DHL Will Begin Testing Drones (Flying Robots) Deliveries On Friday  http://www.fastcompany.com/3036215/fast-feed/dhl-will-begin-testing-drone-deliveries-on-friday

GNC:  Soft robots will go where first responders can’t  http://gcn.com/blogs/emerging-tech/2014/09/soft-robots.aspx?s=gcntech_240914&m=1

INC:  What Google Looks for in New Hires  http://www.inc.com/business-insider/what-google-looks-for-in-job-candidates.html?cid=sf01001

FORBES:  Nearly A Third Of All Female Prisoners Worldwide Are Incarcerated In The United States [Infographic]  http://www.forbes.com/sites/niallmccarthy/2014/09/23/nearly-a-third-of-all-female-prisoners-worldwide-are-incarcerated-in-the-united-states-infographic/?utm_campaign=forbestwittersf&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social

GIZMODO:  Meet Google's Robot Army. It's Growing. http://gizmodo.com/a-humans-guide-to-googles-many-robots-1509799897

DAILY MAIL: Google's robot dog 'Cujo' goes on patrol with the Marines as it carries up to 400lbs of their kit and weapons  http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2692328/Here-Cujo-Marines-let-Google-owned-Big-Dog-robot-live-military-trial.html

WRONG, WRONG, WRONG.  FORBES: Is Strategy Dead? 7 Reasons The Answer May Be Yes http://www.forbes.com/sites/ricksmith/2014/09/22/is-strategy-dead-7-reasons-the-answer-may-be-yes/

BLOOMBERG:  Occupational Hazards of Working on Wall Street  http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2014-09-24/occupational-hazards-of-working-on-wall-street

BLOOMBERG:  Obama's War Isn't Bush's Mistake  http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2014-09-24/obama-s-war-isn-t-bush-s-mistake

BLOOMBERG:  Rich-on-Rich Warfare in U.S. Politics  http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2014-09-24/rich-on-rich-warfare-in-u-s-politics

CSC: 3D Printing and the Future of Manufacturing [REPORT]   http://assets1.csc.com/innovation/downloads/LEF_20123DPrinting.pdf

ZDNET: UPS expands 3D printing services across US http://www.zdnet.com/ups-expands-3d-printing-services-across-us-7000033972/

THE ECONOMIST:  Global Markets and the world's economy, Losing momentum  http://www.economist.com/blogs/buttonwood/2014/09/markets-and-economy?fsrc=scn/tw_ec/losing_momentum

FINANCIAL TIMES: Philippines swings into trade deficit http://on.ft.com/1mWa7EW

CNBC:  How 3-D printing will radically change the world  http://www.cnbc.com/id/101638702

FORBES:  The Future Of 3D Printing And Manufacturing   http://www.forbes.com/sites/rakeshsharma/2014/01/15/1255/

HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW:  3-D Printing Will Change the World  http://hbr.org/2013/03/3-d-printing-will-change-the-world/

WALL STREET JOURNAL:  Google’s Moonshot Chief Claims Progress on Project Loon Balloons   http://blogs.wsj.com/digits/2014/09/24/googles-moonshot-chief-claims-progress-on-project-loon-balloons/

THE ECONOMIST: Tesco's accounting problems. Britain's biggest retailer is in worse trouble than previously thought. http://www.economist.com/news/business-and-finance/21619783-decline-britains-biggest-retailer-has-begun-look-sai-turning-orange?fsrc=scn/tw_ec/turning_orange

TECH COCKTAIL:  5 Experts Weigh In on the Future of 3D Printing  http://tech.co/future-3d-printing-2014-07

REUTERS:  GM compensation fund makes first offers to victims, gets more claims  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/09/24/us-gm-recall-compensation-idUSKCN0HJ2DI20140924

REUTERS: Apple iPhone rollout marred by ‘bendgate,’ dropped cell service  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/09/24/us-apple-iphone-bend-idUSKCN0HJ20B20140924

READY NASA.  MOSCOW TIMES: Russia to Inject Massive New Funding Into International Space Station http://www.themoscowtimes.com/business/article/russia-to-inject-massive-new-funding-into-international-space-station/507779.html

MOSCOW TIMES:  Poll: Putin Seen by Russians as Highest Moral Authority  http://www.themoscowtimes.com/news/article/putin-is-top-moral-authority-for-russians-poll-shows/507773.html

NEXT GOV:  FBI Plans Rapid DNA Dragnets  http://www.nextgov.com/emerging-tech/2014/09/fbi-plans-rapid-dna-dragnets/94892/?oref=ng-skybox

GOVERNMENT EXECUTIVE:  Need to Know Memo: A Strategic Approach to Cybersecurity  http://www.govexec.com/technology/2014/06/need-know-memo-strategic-approach-cybersecurity/86284/?oref=ng-earthbox

GOVERNMENT EXECUTIVE:  CDC Predicts As Many As 1.4 Million Ebola Cases by Early 2015  http://www.govexec.com/defense/2014/09/cdc-predicts-many-14-million-ebola-cases-early-2015/94832/?oref=skybox

BLOOMBERG:  Goldman Sees Topix Decline as Abe Exhausts Policy Tools  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-09-24/goldman-sees-topix-decline-as-abe-exhausts-policy-tools.html

GOVERNMENT EXECUTIVE:  5 Factors That Reduce Cloud Complexity (While Increasing Security)  http://www.themoscowtimes.com/news/article/putin-is-top-moral-authority-for-russians-poll-shows/507773.html

DER SPIEGEL:   The Syrian Front: Waiting to Die in Aleppo  http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/death-and-dying-in-aleppo-as-syria-civil-war-rages-on-a-993123.html

DER SPIEGEL:  German Central Bank Head Weidmann: 'The Euro Crisis Is Not Yet Behind Us'  http://www.spiegel.de/international/business/interview-with-bundesbank-head-jens-weidmann-on-euro-crisis-and-ecb-a-993409.html

NORWAY TODAY:  Environmental activists disappointed over Norway at climate summit  http://www.norwaytoday.info/home_view.php?id=13075

HEW YORK TIMES:  Exposing Hidden Bias at Google http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/25/technology/exposing-hidden-biases-at-google-to-improve-diversity.html?ref=technology&_r=0

NEW YORK TIMES:  Under New Leadership, BlackBerry Unveils the Passport, Its Newest Smartphone  http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/25/technology/under-new-leadership-blackberry-unveils-its-newest-smartphone.html?ref=technology

NO DOPE BUT WORK. WALL STREET JOURNAL:  China's Tech Factories Turn to Student Labor  http://online.wsj.com/articles/chinas-tech-factories-turn-to-student-labor-1411572448?mod=LS1

WALL STREET JOURNAL:  The U.S. Postal Service wants to deliver more groceries for Amazon.com Inc.,  http://online.wsj.com/articles/postal-service-seeks-to-extend-grocery-deliveries-1411581993?mod=WSJ_TechWSJD_NeedToKnow

I FORESEE A HUGE INTRANET FOR AND BY CHINA, RUSSIA, INDIA, BRAZIL.  WALL STREET JOURNAL:  Russia Steps Up New Law to Control Foreign Internet Companies  http://online.wsj.com/articles/russia-steps-up-new-law-to-control-foreign-internet-companies-1411574920?mod=WSJ_TechWSJD_NeedToKnow

FORBES:  Mobile Master: KakaoTalk Creator Becomes One Of South Korea's Richest Billionaires  http://www.forbes.com/sites/ryanmac/2014/09/24/mobile-master-kakaotalk-creator-becomes-one-of-south-koreas-richest-billionaires/

FORBES:  Amazon Begins Contacting Developers For Secret Smart Home Projects  http://www.forbes.com/sites/aarontilley/2014/09/24/amazon-smart-home-plans/

FORBES:  Molten Salt Nuclear Reactors: Part Of America's Long-Term Energy Future? www.forbes.com/sites/peterdetwiler/2014/09/22/molten-salt-nuclear-reactors-part-of-americas-long-termenergy-future/

FORBES:  Wal-Mart Really Wants To Be Your Bank, Retailer Launches Mobile Checking Account  http://www.forbes.com/sites/samanthasharf/2014/09/24/wal-mart-jumps-deeper-into-banking-with-new-mobile-checking-account/

FORTUNE: General Motors appoints its first cybersecurity officer  http://fortune.com/2014/09/24/general-motors-appoints-its-first-cybersecurity-officer/

FUTURE OBSERVATORY:  Litmus-Testing Your Corporate Strategy Into For-Cash Victory! https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20140924064538-34427457-litmus-testing-your-corporate-strategy-into-for-cash-victory

KAI:  New UHF RFID technology helps robots find household objects  http://www.kurzweilai.net/new-uhf-rfid-technology-helps-robots-find-household-objects

KAI:  Soft robotics ‘toolkit’ features everything a budding robot-maker needs  http://ln.is/www.kurzweilai.net/ERPSy …

THE GUARDIAN:  Russia’s eavesdropping on phone calls examined by Strasbourg court  http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/sep/24/strasbourg-court-human-rights-russia-eavesdropping-texts-emails-fsb-

A RESERVE-CURRENCY UNDERMINER. THE GUARDIAN: Bitcoin-mining computer company faces shutdown by US authorities www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/sep/24/bitcoin-mining-computer-company-faces-shutdown

BUSINESS INSIDER:  This Giant Solar-Powered Plane Is Going To Circumnavigate The Earth  http://www.businessinsider.in/This-Giant-Solar-Powered-Plane-Is-Going-To-Circumnavigate-The-Earth/articleshow/43368438.cms

I FEEL SORRY FOR BOEING. CNN:  Airbus to help develop first supersonic business jet  http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/24/travel/airbus-supersonic-jet/index.html?hpt=hp_c4

Authored By Mr. Andres Agostini
White Swan Book Author
www.linkedin.com/in/andresagostini
www.amazon.com/author/agostini  

Wednesday, September 24, 2014


FUTURISM UPDATE (September 24, 2014)

COLUMN-Efficiency, the invisible energy revolution: John Kemp  http://www.agbc-berlin.de/content/column-efficiency-invisible-energy-revolution-john-kemp

EBN:  Apple Perfects Global Supply Chain  http://www.ebnonline.com/author.asp?doc_id=274867&section_id=3219

NEW YORK TIMES:  Testing Future Conditions for the Food Chain  www.nytimes.com/2014/09/23/science/testing-future-conditions-for-the-food-chain.html?smid=nytcore-iphone-share&smprod=nytcore-iphone&_r=0

INSTEAD OF PSEUDO-LEARNING FROM THE DUMB ROBERT T. KIYOSAKI, STUDY STEVE JOB'S CO-FOUNDER AND ENGINEER, STEVE WOZNIAK VIA ISBN: 978-0393330434. DIDN’T YOUR PARENTS TELL YOU TO GO TO THE DARCAL ROOT?

Fossil Fuel Divestment Joined by the Founders of Standard Oil  http://www.21stcentech.com/fossil-fuel-divestment-joined-founders-standard-oil/

MOSCOW TIMES: Russia's Black Sea Fleet Will Get 80 New Warships to Repel NATO http://www.themoscowtimes.com/business/article/russia-s-black-sea-fleet-will-get-80-new-warships-to-repel-nato/507682.html

MOSCOW TIMES: Russia's Military Purchases Drive Manufacturing Growth, Hiding Stagnation Beyond http://www.themoscowtimes.com/business/article/russia-s-military-purchases-drive-manufacturing-growth-hiding-stagnation-beyond/507690.html

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN:  Robotics & Artificial Intelligence.  Latest in Robotics & Artificial Intelligence. http://www.scientificamerican.com/topic/artificial-intelligence/

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN:  We Are Playing God with a Declassified Future [Excerpt]   http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/we-are-playing-god-with-a-declassified-future-excerpt/

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN:  Personal Drones: Are They a Public Hazard?  http://www.scientificamerican.com/video/personal-drones-are-they-a-public-hazard/

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN:  China Plans Supercollider  http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/china-plans-supercollider/

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN: Transistor Successor Set to Bring on "The Machine" Age Soon http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/transistor-successor-set-to-bring-on-the-machine-age-soon/

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN:  Will Automation Take Our Jobs? http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/will-automation-take-our-jobs/

TECHCRUNCH:  Video: Cirque du Soleil Does Its Thing… With Drones  http://techcrunch.com/2014/09/23/video-cirque-du-soleil-does-its-thing-with-drones/

NEW SCIENTIST:  Watch a swarm of 1000 mini-robots assemble into shapes  http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn26060-watch-a-swarm-of-1000-minirobots-assemble-into-shapes.html#.VCIJ_RYb8mw

MASHABLE: Facebook Further Reveals Plans for Internet-Connected Drones (Flying Bots) http://mashable.com/2014/09/23/facebook-drones-internet-org/

MASHABLE: These Tiny Robots Can Self-Assemble into Different Shapes http://mashable.com/2012/12/19/robots-self-assemble/

TECHCRUNCH: The “Robo Brain” Will Use The Internet To Teach Robots http://techcrunch.com/2014/08/25/the-robo-brain-will-use-the-internet-to-teach-robots/

FAST COMPANY:  The World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Robotics  http://www.fastcompany.com/3026314/most-innovative-companies-2014/the-worlds-top-10-most-innovative-companies-in-robotics

FAST COMPANY: Can Jibo, The Family Robot, Make The World More Beautiful? http://www.fastcompany.com/3035971/then-and-now/can-jibo-the-family-robot-make-the-world-more-beautiful

FASTCODESIGN:  Control This Art Museum's Robots From The Comfort Of Your Couch http://www.fastcodesign.com/3034298/fast-feed/control-this-art-museums-robots-from-the-comfort-of-your-couch

BBC:  Robot builders inspired by animal kingdom http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-26222542

THE GUARDIAN: 'Killer robots' pose threat to peace and should be banned, UN warned, taking jobs and lives! http://www.theguardian.com/science/2013/may/29/killer-robots-ban-un-warning

THE GUARDIAN: Are the robots about to rise? Google's new director of engineering thinks so… http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/feb/22/robots-google-ray-kurzweil-terminator-singularity-artificial-intelligence

THE ECONOMIST: New roles for technology.  Rise of the robots http://www.economist.com/news/leaders/21599762-prepare-robot-invasion-it-will-change-way-people-think-about-technology-rise

THE ECONOMIST: Robots, Immigrants from the future http://www.economist.com/news/special-report/21599522-robots-offer-unique-insight-what-people-want-technology-makes-their

ROBOHUB: The Economist 14-page Special Report: Rise of the Robots—Cool! http://robohub.org/the-economist-14-page-special-report-rise-of-the-robots-cool/

FAST COMPANY: How The "Internet Of Things" Is Turning Cities Into Living Organisms http://www.fastcompany.com/biomimicry/how-the-internet-of-things-is-turning-cities-into-organisms

FAST COMPANY:  The World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies In The Internet Of Things  http://www.fastcompany.com/most-innovative-companies/2014/industry/the-internet-of-things

FAST COMPANY:  In Boston, The Internet of Things Is Already In Front Of Your Face  www.fastcompany.com/3033636/internet-of-things/in-boston-the-internet-of-things-is-already-in-front-of-your-face

FASTCODESIGN:  Could This Idiotic Product Help "The Internet Of Things" Go Mainstream? http://www.fastcodesign.com/1673027/could-this-idiotic-product-help-the-internet-of-things-go-mainstream

FASTCODESIGN:  Google And Berg Team Up To Create An Internet Of Things   http://www.fastcodesign.com/1671606/google-and-berg-team-up-to-create-an-internet-of-things

ENGAGEDT:  Huawei's just bought an internet-of-things startup  http://www.engadget.com/2014/09/23/huawei-internet-of-things/

REUTERS:  Verizon hires TAP Advisors to plan sale of assets  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/09/23/us-verizon-assetsale-idUSKCN0HI2Q120140923?feedType=RSS&feedName=technologyNews

YAHOO NEWS:  The Internet of Things Will Provide Top Companies Huge Opportunity  http://finance.yahoo.com/news/internet-things-top-companies-huge-151545735.html

Davos: Yahoo boss Marissa Mayer says Internet of Things will create 'tipping point'  http://www.marketingmagazine.co.uk/article/1228173/davos-yahoo-boss-marissa-mayer-says-internet-things-will-create-tipping-point

ENGADGET:  The Internet of Things isn't safe: thousands of smart gadgets hacked to send spam and phishing emails  http://www.engadget.com/2014/01/17/internet-of-things-hacked-malicious-email-phishing/

WIRED: In the Programmable World and Human Minds, All Our Objects Will Act as One http://www.wired.com/2013/05/internet-of-things-2/all/

WIRED:  Everything Is Hyper Connected in the Internet of Things  http://www.wired.com/2014/08/everything-hyper-connected-internet-things/

WIRED:  Why Tech’s Best Minds Are Very Worried About the Internet of Things  http://www.wired.com/2014/05/iot-report/

SAS:  What is the Internet of Things?  http://www.sas.com/en_us/insights/articles/big-data/what-is-the-internet-of-things.html

MASHABLE:  70 Percent of Internet of Things Devices Are Vulnerable to Hacking, Study Says  http://mashable.com/2014/08/02/internet-of-things-hacking-study/

MASHABLE:  Samsung, Dell and Intel to Create New 'Internet of Things' Standard   http://mashable.com/2014/07/08/open-interconnect-consortium-samsung-dell-intel/

TECHCRUNCH:  Seed Is Creating A Truly Idiot-Proof Internet Of Things  http://techcrunch.com/2014/09/12/seed-is-creating-a-truly-idiot-proof-internet-of-things/

THE GUARDIAN: The internet of things - the next big challenge to our privacy http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/jul/28/internet-of-things-privacy

PANDO DAILY:  For GE CEO Jeffrey Immelt, the Internet of Things is about saving the planet  http://pando.com/2014/05/15/for-ge-ceo-jeffrey-immelt-the-internet-of-things-is-about-saving-the-planet/

LIVE SCIENCE:  Power of the Future: 10 Ways to Run the 21st Century  http://www.livescience.com/11324-power-future-10-ways-run-21st-century.html

FOREIGN AFFAIRS:  Halfway There. Why the Left Wins on Culture and Always Loses on Economics http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/141764/michael-kazin/halfway-there

PHYS ORG:  Scientists create 'evolved' protein that may stop cancer from spreading  http://phys.org/news/2014-09-scientists-evolved-protein-cancer.html

ENGINEERING:  Turning Toxic Waste into Batteries  http://www.engineering.com/ElectronicsDesign/ElectronicsDesignArticles/ArticleID/8536/Turning-Toxic-Waste-into-Batteries.aspx

ENGINEERING:  VEST - sensory substitution for patients with hearing loss  http://www.engineering.com/DesignerEdge/DesignerEdgeArticles/ArticleID/8541/VEST--sensory-substitution-for-patients-with-hearing-loss.aspx

SLATE:  Drooling on Your Shoes or Living Long and Prospering?  http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/future_tense/2013/09/four_scenarios_for_our_future_lifespans.html

BBC FUTURE:  Life expectancy: How long will you live?  http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20120410-a-matter-of-life-and-death

THE ECONOMIST:  Longevity and Healthy Aging  http://www.economist.com/topics/longevity-and-healthy-aging

THE ECONOMIST: Electric cars. Fully charged http://www.economist.com/news/business/21597893-tesla-gains-new-admirers-it-heads-towards-mass-market-fully-charged

THE GUARDIAN:  Volvo and Renault lead way as electric car sales double in EU  http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/jul/30/volvo-renault-electric-car-sales-double-in-eu

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN:  BMW to Deliver Electric Car in China in September 2014 http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/bmw-to-deliver-electric-car-in-china-in-september/

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN: If the Fuel Source Ain't Clean, Your Electric Car Ain't Green  http://www.scientificamerican.com/podcast/episode/coal-powered-electric-cars-pollute/

TECHCRUNCH:  Bitcoin’s Price Skyrockets Following PayPal’s Hug  http://techcrunch.com/2014/09/23/bitcoins-price-skyrockets-following-paypals-hug/?ncid=rss&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Techcrunch+%28TechCrunch%29

WIRED:  Forget GMOs. The Future of Food Is Data—Mountains of It  http://www.wired.com/2014/09/ex-googler-using-big-data-model-creation-new-foods/?__scoop_post=a8efd590-411b-11e4-cc90-001018304b75&__scoop_topic=907945

NEW YORK TIMES:  Still No Flying Cars? Debating Technology’s Future  http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/22/arts/peter-thiel-and-david-graeber-debate-technologys-future.html?_r=0

NEW SCIENTIST:  Why electric car maker Tesla has torn up its patents http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn25734-why-electric-car-maker-tesla-has-torn-up-its-patents.html#.VCIychYb8mw

BBC:  Speedy charging driving a global boom in electric cars  http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-29034483

NEW YORK TIMES:  Google’s Next Phase in Driverless Cars: No Steering Wheel or Brake Pedals  www.nytimes.com/2014/05/28/technology/googles-next-phase-in-driverless-cars-no-brakes-or-steering-wheel.html

WASHINGTON POST:  Google’s new driverless car has no brakes or steering wheel  http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2014/05/28/googles-new-driverless-car-has-no-brakes-or-steering-wheel/

TECHCRUNCH:  PRSS Digital Magazine Platform Acquired By Apple  http://techcrunch.com/2014/09/23/prss-digital-magazine-platform-acquired-by-apple/?ncid=rss&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Techcrunch+%28TechCrunch%29

NIKKEI ASIAN REVIEW:  Indian mission reaches Mars  http://asia.nikkei.com/Tech-Science/Science/Indian-mission-reaches-Mars

NIKKEI ASIAN REVIEW:  Last-ditch effort for TPP agreement gets under way  http://asia.nikkei.com/Politics-Economy/Economy/Last-ditch-effort-for-TPP-agreement-gets-under-way

NIKKEI ASIAN REVIEW:  Japan to help train 14,000 climate change experts  http://asia.nikkei.com/Politics-Economy/International-Relations/Japan-to-help-train-14-000-climate-change-experts

NIKKEI ASIAN REVIEW:   With Japan trip likely postponed, Putin still willing to talk   http://asia.nikkei.com/Politics-Economy/International-Relations/With-Japan-trip-likely-postponed-Putin-still-willing-to-talk

NIKKEI ASIAN REVIEW:  Japan's latest robot is a quizmaster  http://asia.nikkei.com/Tech-Science/Tech/Japan-s-latest-robot-is-a-quizmaster

INDIA WILL BE THE WORLD'S SUPERPOWER # 1.  CNN:  India's spacecraft inches closer to Mars... and history  http://edition.cnn.com/2014/09/23/world/asia/mars-india-orbiter/index.html

INDIA TIMES: Google India: Partnering with Modi government to accelerate Digital India programme  http://telecom.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/policy/google-india-partnering-with-modi-government-to-accelerate-digital-india-programme/43243509

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