Essentials, the Influencers Review
Essentials extracts for you the best content selected & published by the influencers of the industry to highlight only the news you can't afford to miss about innovation & the digital disruption.
Future of Work
RT @IanKnowlson: #ArtificialIntelligence: The #FutureofWork https://t.co/aOR0jOZoDg via @Coinjournal #blockchain #AI #bigdata @holgermu @imoyse @TrippBraden @NevilleGauntOpen
Scepticism of innovation is as old as the ages, but it can empower our societies. It is still too often the case that new technology is met with doubt and hesitation. In 1995, renowned ...
Data Skills And The Fourth Industrial Revolution #4IR #AI #robots #insurtech via @andi_staub #finserv ➡️https://t.co/AzNyyIkwGt https://t.co/abnWevdCNHOpen
Leaders are recognizing that scaling business performance means optimizing both technology and people in parallel, by properly enabling the current and future workforce.
RT @IanKnowlson: Will AI Save You From Bad Managers In The Future Of Work? #futureofwork #ai #personnel #management https://t.co/xKgnwmoGCA via @ankurmodi via @Forbes @tonyrestell @antgrasso @ValaAfshar @YuhelenYuOpen
Will Artificial Intelligence create a new generation of super managers and fix unhealthy management practices. Or is the future of work destined to replace your bad boss with a worse AI ...
Future of Mobility
RT @_SUTP: Worldwide deaths on the road continue to rise! Time to reverse this dangerous trend! Find out how to enhance #roadsafety in your city in our iNUA #4 Download it here in 🇬🇧 🇪🇸 ⬇️https://t.co/F8wnJwfsoL #SeguridadVial #RoadSafety #wearetransport #VisionZero https://t.co/Kddl9ICffnOpen
iNUA #5: Transit Alliances The fifth SUTP iNUA implementation guide focuses on transit alliances as an umbrella for public transport. First edition: 2017 Download here: (Click on the flag ...
RT @YoEgovuk: Science & Innovation Minister @CSkidmoreUK has launched the new phase of our campaign 'Engineering: Take a Closer Look', with the Eco Innovators competition for 7-19 year olds, inspiring #FutureEngineers to design electric vehicle chargepoints https://t.co/GmP7mL5qOT #CleanGrowth https://t.co/RYpwo2Eby3Open
Competition launched for 7 to 19 year olds to design electric vehicle chargepoints of the future.
Every year the leading experts in #mobility gather to equip themselves with the knowledge of the latest research, policy advances and #sharedmobility pilots at the #SUMC Shared Mobility Summit. We explore the highlights from the 2019 Summit here: https://t.co/ORpNFg1lxY https://t.co/CoaSrLwJEuOpen
This article explores the keys topics of SUMC's 2019 Shared Mobility Summit. We discuss public/private partnerships and the future of micromobility.
Future of Money
RT @FINTECHCircle: Thanks Bhagvan Kommadi for you great guest blog post 'Fintech Cos vs Banks : Fin-tech Space' https://t.co/no4Z8uVSJv … @quantica_comput @SusanneChishti #Fintech #Banks #Startups #FinancialInclusionOpen
Financial technology companies are offering salary-linked products. Salary linked products are related to salary processing, loan payments and transfers.
#Fintech startups use unique approaches to #payments to raise funding @MobilePayToday https://t.co/sY8lOMmPpG #finserv #banking #investingOpen
As venture capital continues to look for new opportunties, startup firms in the fintech space are taking unique approaches to payments and financing to raise new funding to accelerate their ...
Spiros Margaris discusses how he became one of the most influential online voices in finance and technology in the world.
Future of Work Future of Mobility Future of Money Future of News & Journalism Future of Energy Future of Food Future of AI & Machine Learning Future of Climate Future of Hacking & Cybersecurity Cars of the Future Space Tech Essentials Swiss Innovation Legal Cannabis News & Trends Digital Transformation in Banking Bitcoin Futures 5G Mobile News Smart Cities IT & CIO Trends Europe Startup News
Future of News & Journalism
There is some eye opening quotes in this piece by @mathewi - we have more research into platform operatives on journalism projects coming up. Without a doubt it’s complicated 1/ https://t.co/Mc33vZROhzOpen
The platform patrons: How Facebook and Google became two of the biggest funders of journalism in the world
<p>In March, Google announced with much fanfare the launch of the Google News Initiative, a $300 million program aimed at “building a strong future for journalism,” as the company put it. ...
RT @MattGarrahan: After the success of last year's event FT Future of News returns to NYC on June 6. Lots of top speakers including Marty Baron from the WaPo, Susan Zirinsky from CBS News, Noah Oppenheim from NBC News and many more. Details here: https://t.co/3Obm2s8z7G https://t.co/3YVQ4NlZI1Open
FT Future of News organised by FT Live, the global events arm of the Financial Times
I like the promo cards they made by at @kickstarter’s publishing conference tomorrow! https://t.co/FsSsztFMge https://t.co/mholefUpjhOpen
On May 11, join a daylong conversation about fostering a more inclusive, fair, and vibrant publishing landscapeThe world of publishing has changed dramatically in the last decade. Amazon ...
Future of Energy
The 15,000-word document includes proposals to rapidly decarbonize, create 8 million jobs and revitalize the labor movement by repealing right-to-work laws.
In this episode of @InterchangeShow podcast, we’re looking at the unsung corporate heroes of the clean energy transition https://t.co/sizejDxLZi https://t.co/p7qzRp0pdeOpen
On this week’s Interchange podcast: the lesser-known corporate drivers of the energy transition.
The Fastest, Most Effective Way To Slow Climate Change https://t.co/xWj7KFXygw https://t.co/kfWftHhkUhOpen
Energy efficiency. It's the bomb. It IMMEDIATELY AND PERMANENTLY reduces carbon, often requires zero utility input or approval, and saves people money.
Future of Food
Tickets are now on sale for our conference organised in partnership with @NFUtweets and featuring a great line up of speakers for a discussion around achieving carbon neutral farming https://t.co/Zgmm2Y2J3l https://t.co/KKHCCxklczOpen
This conference, organised by the Sustainable Food Trust in partnership with the National Farmers’ Union, will be held on 5th July 2019 with an evening reception and guest lecture by ...
RT @DaniNierenberg: Join the #WorldBeeDay #BeeChat 🐝on Monday, May 20th from 2-3 PM EDT & let's to talk about the importance of #bees & other #pollinators for the #FutureofFood and our planet 🌎! For more information ➡️https://t.co/vJjhbasNR0 https://t.co/8PIv1NkTiJOpen
To raise awareness of the importance of pollinators, the threats they face, the key role they play for the future of food and sustainable development, FAO North America will host a twitter ...
Check out this Interview w/ our Bio Lead @John_delaParra on Programming Plants: ‘Cyber-Agriculture’ Could Be Future of Food Production https://t.co/sr3SnHcYIeOpen
Combining agriculture, computer power, statistical models and chemical analysis, researchers have learned how to maximize the flavor of basil plants.
Future of AI & Machine Learning
RT @GaryMarcus: Henry Minsky: What are some fundamental problems in Computer Vision that Deep Learning may not be able to solve? https://t.co/DKoSKr7BNOOpen
What are some fundamental problems in Computer Vision that Deep Learning alone may not be able to solve?
The two spirals above are topologically different. One is a single closed curve, the other is two separate but intertwined curves. Can you…
RT @YangKevinK: We (@ZvxyWu, @francesarnold) wrote a review about machine learning for protein engineering, but there's so many new papers that we can't update it quickly enough. So Zach and I made a public list of papers covering machine learning on proteins. https://t.co/KYKhcDvv2hOpen
Listing of papers about machine learning for proteins. - yangkky/Machine-learning-for-proteins
RT @ylecun: Very nice article at MIT Tech Review explaining Leon Bottou's invited talk at ICLR on causality through invariance. https://t.co/KAAEr2aLhL https://t.co/KAAEr2aLhLOpen
At a major AI research conference, one researcher laid out how existing AI techniques might be used to analyze causal relationships in data.
Future of Climate
RT @SEIresearch: OPPORTUNITY (Bangkok, Thailand) We're looking for a strong communicator and collaborator to design and execute research projects on development and climate change adaptation issues. Details: https://t.co/utWqTsCO0Q Apply by 30 MayOpen
We are looking for a motivated individual with a solid understanding of development and climate change adaptation issues in Asia and the Pacific.
RT @POST_UK: This week we celebrate the publication of our 600th POSTnote: Climate change and agriculture. Find out why agriculture is vulnerable to climate change and how that might impact our ability to feed ourselves. Read the latest analysis here: https://t.co/vxbFJOXMSA https://t.co/uSBdXpvjgiOpen
This POSTnote examines measures to reduce the impacts of food production and agricultural land use on climate change (mitigation) and to adapt agricultural land use to that change ...
RT @james_randerson: @LeoHickman @dpcarrington @adamvaughan_uk @john_vidal @GeorgeMonbiot @davidrmarsh Here was my contribution to the debate back in 2009 https://t.co/jHdx6dDfIbOpen
Climate change creationists is a more accurate way to describe those who deny human-induced global warming, says James Randerson
Future of Hacking & Cybersecurity
Given that businesses and customers are constantly working to become more connected and digital-first, there is a paramount need for them to protect their
Majority of #healthcare #breaches come from inside the organizations: report https://t.co/YYs8Cd0IYa via @FierceHealthOpen
Within the healthcare industry, employees, whether nurses, doctor or administrative staff, are granted access to patients' data in order to do their jobs. But an alarming number of ...
Latest #cybersecurity headlines: Executive Order Gives Commerce Secretary Authority to Ban Use of Certain Technologies and Lessons from Colorado’s DOT Ransomware AttackRead SANS #NewsBites for these stories and more --> https://t.co/qG9siodwpvOpen
Computer security training, certification and free resources. We specialize in computer/network security, digital forensics, application security and IT audit.
Cars of the Future
RT @TomBamonte: “While most autonomous cars rely on motion-planning systems running at a rate of between 3 Hz and 10 Hz, @realtime_i system runs at 1,000 Hz, going through a massive data lattice of possible trajectories in parallel.” https://t.co/suDHmC0834Open
Realtime Robotics' motion-planning processor helps autonomous cars make better decisions
Daimler's Zetsche bows out pledging cost cuts to boost profit https://t.co/uH7VKbAu0x https://t.co/49RQPDbNr9Open
Daimler said its target remains to return Mercedes-Benz Cars, which includes the Mercedes brand and Smart, and Mercedes-Benz Vans to a "profitability corridor" of 8 percent to 10 percent by ...
It’s not too early to think about how machines and AI will make tough but ethical decisions https://t.co/IfLQtBej6b #paid @intel https://t.co/7jbTFTsoddOpen
Can we teach machines a code of ethics? Aimee van Wynsberghe, assistant professor of ethics and robotics at the Technical University of Delft, Netherlands, discusses that question and more ...
Space Tech Essentials
RT @SpaceRef: Chair Horn’s Opening Statement for Hearing on NASA’s Deep Space Exploration Programs https://t.co/3T9N5hmaFP #moon2024 #mars2033Open
Chair Horn’s Opening Statement for Hearing on NASA’s Deep Space Exploration Programs - SpaceRef
RT @SpaceRef: Opening Statement of Ranking Member Frank Lucas Space Subcommittee Hearing on NASA's Deep Space Exploration Plans https://t.co/3TkfMjE18o #moon2024 #mars2033Open
Opening Statement of Ranking Member Frank Lucas Space Subcommittee Hearing on NASA's Deep Space Exploration Plans
Opening Statement of Ranking Member Frank Lucas Space Subcommittee Hearing on NASA's Deep Space Exploration Plans - SpaceRef
RT @SpaceRef: Opening Statement of Space Subcommittee Ranking Member Brian Babin Space Subcommittee Hearing on NASA's Deep Space Exploration Plans https://t.co/GumeKbSmVu #moon2024 #mars2033Open
Opening Statement of Space Subcommittee Ranking Member Brian Babin Space Subcommittee Hearing on NASA's Deep Space Exploration Plans
Opening Statement of Space Subcommittee Ranking Member Brian Babin Space Subcommittee Hearing on NASA's Deep Space Exploration Plans - SpaceRef
Several EPFL and Swiss startups are currently in @VivaTech to present pieces of Swiss technology and innovation, including @EPFL's #TWIICE and @ETH_en's #ANYmal https://t.co/D9RPot5StAOpen
A Swiss Pavilion and a show featuring a young couple and its use of Swiss technology in everyday life should generate attention. At the upcoming VivaTech fair from 16 to 18 May in Paris, ...
RT @startuptickerCH: Swiss startup environment: what should be improved? Startups in #Switzerland are invited to take the #survey to help shape the frameworks and conditions for Swiss startups. https://t.co/jTTCK1tVwi | The Swiss Startup News channel https://t.co/Kt7mWndWfN https://t.co/RUmp4FUeDpOpen
Through a short survey, five organizations seek to continue and clarify the work that began with the Startup Manifesto. Startups in Switzerland are invited to take the survey to help shape ...
Everything started in 2007 at @ETH_en with @venturelab_ch’s venture challenge course and today the Swiss travel startup @GetYourGuide announces $484 million growth financing: https://t.co/eveg3zJhlH Congratulations @GetYourGuide! #SwissStartups #VleadersUSA #Startups https://t.co/i7pAqMra3pOpen
Everything started in 2007 at ETH Zurich with Venturelab’s venture challenge course, where Johannes Reck, Tao Tao, Martin Sieber, Tobias Rein, and Pascal Mathis built the foundation and ...
Legal Cannabis News & Trends
RT @NewYorker: The hippies who moved to Humboldt County in the nineteen-sixties subsidized their existence with profits from cannabis. Now that the plant has been legalized in California, their way of life is changing radically. https://t.co/wo7d1oELZpOpen
In an isolated Northern California community, the last remnants of the counterculture are confronting the future of cannabis.
RT @Robert_Hoban: The Netherlands is laying the groundwork to become the first country in Europe to allow commercial production of adult-use marijuana. I will be there in June presenting at the @CanCapConv and @GreenTechRAI! https://t.co/NhE57kzt8C #cannabis #NetherlandsOpen
The Netherlands is laying the groundwork to become the first country in Europe to allow commercial production of adult-use marijuana - although initially the program would be considered an ...
RT @MarijuanaMoment: Alabama Senate approves medical cannabis legalization (Newsletter: May 10, 2019) ND gov signs marijuana decrim; Lawmakers press VA on denying home loans over cannabis industry work; Top Dems filing descheduling bill https://t.co/jHwKx0tCPO https://t.co/pqOOSEDqmLOpen
ND gov signs marijuana decrim; Lawmakers press VA on denying home loans over cannabis industry work; Top Dems filing descheduling bill Subscribe to receive Marijuana Moment’s newsletter in ...
Digital Transformation in Banking
RT @psb_dc: Tune in to our brand new Red Envelope podcast episode with @BrettKing: The Tooth Fairy and the Future of Banking cc @rhetoriq_ @Karunk @leimer @UnconventionVc @JimMarous @RAlexJimenez @mi_jim @SpirosMargaris @Clagett https://t.co/mHR68iTgkj #NowPlaying https://t.co/lMjdxzrWqKOpen
Theo: If we were to go cashless, the tooth fairy would not be able to give you money anymore.Theo's Kiddo: Well, the tooth fairy could always put money in a prepaid card.The world is ...
#Citigroup is targeting potential customers with #mobilebanking offers tied to the rewards they get for cards. #FinTech #Payments #DigitalBanking https://t.co/FHfB7yYgmdOpen
Executives at Citigroup are convinced that many U.S. consumers are finally ready to leave the branch behind and fully embrace digital banking.
RT @rshevlin: Judge Me By My Cover: The Future of Banking new podcast from @leimer and @psb_dc https://t.co/B4DmDwF6Ls #fintech #bankingOpen
In a world where Chinese citizens with Chinese bank accounts can conduct their whole life on Alipay and WeChat super apps while outsiders pay cash; where 47% of American consumers are still ...
RT @coindesk: LATEST: Bitcoin startup @Blockstream has launched a new platform for creating security tokens built on its Liquid sidechain network, @AlyssaHertig reports. https://t.co/iGsf7I9dmHOpen
Blockstream, the bitcoin-focused startup, is creating a new security token platform on its Liquid sidechain network.
Where are major coins heading in the near future? Let’s find out https://t.co/Qzt3ggEv8q https://t.co/IOjeqHjo13Open
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, EOS, Binance Coin, Stellar, Cardano, TRON: Price Analysis May 8
Despite the recent hack and theft of 7,000 bitcoins from crypto exchange Binance, the coin is making decent gains on the day.
Where are the top cryptocurrencies heading in the near term? Let’s find out https://t.co/dqLXWNUCyzOpen
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, EOS, Binance Coin, Stellar, Cardano, TRON: Price Analysis May 17
Profit booking can be seen across the board today, as markets correct following the recent rally.
5G Mobile News
RT @Mavenir: What are the next steps for #5G Deployment? At the #BIG5GEVENT, John Baker shared how @Mavenir’s microservices in 5G SA Core fundamental is key for operators to create their own services and compete in the market. https://t.co/6Mcpxjukba https://t.co/6grXQzYyUSOpen
The promises of 5G go well beyond high data rate, spectral efficiency, ultra-low latency, or massive sensor networks. The fundamental appeal of 5G lies in the fact that the entire ...
RT @3g4gUK: NGMN recently did a press release to say that NGMN operators also require support of options 4, 5 and 7 as they look to introduce 5G services across their networks." https://t.co/LSrp2apksY - Check out our video on these options and when they will arrive https://t.co/r8MZ8zebZ4Open
Frankfurt, Germany, 7th May 2019 5G Core Connectivity Options Support of all 5G Core Connectivity options essential to fully explore the benefits of 5G core network
Ericsson unveils Moscow 5G innovation hub https://t.co/4S7fbY8U11 #4GLTE #5G #Moscow #IoT #Networks https://t.co/1WNCvK8yRWOpen
- Ericsson has opened the doors of a new 5G Innovation Hub in Moscow, giving Russian service providers the opportunity to test innovations on live 5G and IoT …
Street lighting to lead #smartcities market by saving cities and #utilities billions of dollars in #energy and maintenance costs via @SmartCitiesW: https://t.co/HJrRJhWUIuOpen
A report by the Northeast Group find that smart street lighting is strengthening its position as a foundational layer for wider smart city implementations.
Congratulations to the @INFC_eng #SmartcitiesCanada Challenge winners! @TownBridgewater @BridgewaterEnrG @pinnguaq @Qaujigiartiit @cityofguelph @wellingtncounty @OurFoodFuture @MTL_Ville @mtl_lium #CircularEconomy #SmartCities #SmartCity #Canada https://t.co/AlWVEdTlQi https://t.co/vcFtZ1I4beOpen
Four cities have been chosen from 20 finalists, which spent the last year working with residents and partners to turn their smart ideas into practical plans.
IT & CIO Trends
Nokia is the only end-to-end 5G provider with a global cover. Q1 2019 sales growth accelerated by a stunning +8.3%. Nokia dominates 5G in the U.S. and China thr
RT @InfoQ: Have you heard about #Kubernetes, #ChaosEngineering or #AiOps but not sure what to think about them or if you could use them? Read the InfoQ Trends Report to see what your peers think about them and where they are on the adoption curve. https://t.co/5xpvW8piy4 https://t.co/Bvdug4GcCROpen
An overview of how the InfoQ editorial team sees the "cloud" and "DevOps" topics evolving in 2019, which focuses on platforms and practices that are being de facto standards and emerging ...
We're deep in Q2 of 2019—have you checked out the top tech trends that could influence your business this year yet? #SMBtips #trendingtech #IoT https://t.co/8iYqspSqTIOpen
If you want to be sure your small business isn't made redundant by technology, it is imperative you understand trends influencing the future of business.
Europe Startup News
RT @DutchTechSF: “Known for its open culture and a strengthening focus on entrepreneurship and innovation, the Netherlands is now home to a flourishing startup ecosystem.” https://t.co/VlHqmS91SKOpen
Famous for its open culture, The Netherlands is becoming renowned for its focus on entrepreneurship and innovation, and is now home to a flourishing startup ecosystem.
RT @TableCrowd: We can't wait for tonight's dinner with @tom_wils Partner at @seedcamp the leading European seed fund: The do’s & don'ts’ of raising investment >> See you there! https://t.co/ixmZ7Ibt69 https://t.co/ADAO2ynBJjOpen
Dine with Partner at Seedcamp, the leading European seed fund: The do’s and don'ts’ of raising investment
Fancy going to dinner on 15th May, 6:45pm in Clerkenwell? Build your network over food with TableCrowd.
VC deals in UK & Germany (2018) and eco system comparison via @LawNewsUK 👉 https://t.co/x6hkFyyMCm #BerlinStartups #investment @WithersLLP @RocketBerlin @deliveryherocom @HelloFreshDEOpen
What makes a sustainable and resilient start-up and venture ecosystem? If you ask three different venture capital firms in three different European countries including the UK, European ...