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 @NKF_GCS: The @CoreNetGlobal and @Newmarkkf Industry 4.0 and the #FutureOfWork Survey just launched. Be sure to take a few short minutes to provide your perspective >> https://t.co/mBon9RX5Km #4thIndustrialRevolution #CRE #RE https://t.co/uL02mQ8lmtOpen
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RT @doist: Progress That's Enabled Remote Work 🌍 * Fast and inexpensive internet * The rise of cloud-based technology * Global online banking * Cheaper air travel Predictions on what's next 👇🏾 https://t.co/PrRoyTYhV5Open
The founder of Doist on why the future of work is remote, and what that could mean for tomorrow’s workers, companies, and communities.
3 Concepts That Define The #FutureofWork: #Data, Decentralisation And #Automation by @VanRijmenam Read more https://t.co/EjDVeB0i39 #AI #IoT #BigData #MachineLearning #ArtificialIntelligence #Cloud #ML #MI Cc: @hugo_larochelle @soumithchintala @oriolvinyalsml https://t.co/VyCVpEwmPaOpen
The future of work revolves around data, decentralisation and automation that will radically change leadership, culture, privacy and security.
Future of Mobility
RT @GlennLyons2: "The future of transportation is not about inventions. It’s about choices." This is a really excellent article in my view - I encourage people to give it a read. Especially if you feel you have been seduced by the siren sound of technology... https://t.co/aXI4DtvKgaOpen
It’s there, not surprisingly, that U.S. transportation has shown its greatest technological advances: Elon Musk’s electric car company Tesla, Alphabet’s self-driving project Waymo, the ...
Finnish @maas_global app @WhimappFI has launched in Vienna, its first Central European market, with support for public #transport and taxis, with #carsharing and #dockless #scooter options slated for future integration. https://t.co/gP2JRSZUCWOpen
Whim is said to be the first available Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) solution that enables services of this kind in the Austrian city of Vienna.
The Latest shared mobility news, a workshop, and Where is SUMC? https://t.co/xsS3SPYPAz #sharedmobility #transit #technology #micromobility #sustainabilityOpen
Minneapolis, MN | Advancing Microtransit Projects in the Twin Cities November 14, 2019 | 8:30 am – 10:30 am University of Minnesota Urban Research and Outreach-Engagement Center Join the ...
Future of Money
Over the last decade, private venture capital skyrocketed and the share of investment dollars going into #fintech increased from 5% to nearly 20% https://t.co/oOGZItx7yC by @Investopedia https://t.co/1SMnaLnRdfOpen
Fintech has attracted billions of dollars in venture capital as entrepreneurs and legacy banks converge to bring personalization and convenience to consumers.
Five Inspiring Finnish Fintech Startups That Will Impact Traditional Banking Industry via @forbes https://t.co/Moy2eGGNfoOpen
Finland features more than 160 Fintech Companies, that received more than 340m Euro in investments and employee 6500 individuals. The Five Finish Fintech Startups listed below that might ...
The #Fintech Revolution: How financial technology is dominating the startup market https://t.co/XAP9FGul8W #finserv #bankingOpen
Technology has transformed the way we do things. Impacting every corner of our lives, it has revolutionised even the most mundane tasks, from shopping and banking through to dieting and ...
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
@NiemanLab People who have had this job before include digital journalism rockstars like @zseward, @alafrance, @lkmcgann, @megangarber, @JustinNXT, @ceodonovan, @shansquared, @ylichterman, @rbilton, and @andrewphelps — it's a pretty great gig, if I do say so myself. https://t.co/bK6PEOf7p7Open
We have an opening for a staff writer here at Nieman Lab. If you're interested, apply over here! The job's pretty easy to describe: You see all the stories on this website? The ones about ...
RT @GENinnovate: GEN announced today that it will cease its activities due to lack of sustainable finances. Thank you to all the GEN supporters & friends who made our work possible! We hope the fruits of our work will continue to serve journalism. Keep up the fight! https://t.co/11opIcG9R1 https://t.co/Fcw2xYW6LtOpen
GEN, the worldwide association of editors-in-chief and senior news executives, was established in 2011 as an independent NGO to help news media navigate the disruption brought on by ...
RT @rasmus_kleis: Come work w/us at @risj_oxford, help develop our international research on how tech companies approach issues around free speech and news/journalism, and how policymakers and regulators are approaching tech companies’ role in these areas. Apply by Dec 13 https://t.co/sl16ZVec8J https://t.co/fxjB1bOaN8Open
Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford
Future of Energy
RT @pkedrosky: My friend @chrisnelder's Energy Transition Show is all kinds of super. He and his guests were on top of the California fire/power nexus long before anyone else, and he continues to be thoughtful on energy, like in his latest on macro-energy. https://t.co/oSC8z0JBlMOpen
RT @LuskinCenter: Our op-ed up in @Capitol_Weekly on how local communities in CA are driving the #100cleanenergy wave. Features writing + new analysis by @JRDeshazo @CCallahan_UCLA @Kelly_Trumbull and @JulienGatta https://t.co/skCzCYhTnWOpen
More than 70 counties, cities, and towns are already powered by 100% clean energy in states including Alaska, Kansas, and Texas.
SPONSORED: Renewable energy can be hard to access. Renewable Energy Certificates are changing that https://t.co/elFN7X2jFq https://t.co/ZGWO0JkenSOpen
Renewable energy offers tremendous promise, yet many companies do not yet have the capital to invest. SP Group’s Renewable Energy Certificate marketplace makes it easy for companies to ...
Future of Food
"Such policies, strongly promoted by the Gates Foundation, open Africa to the multinational seed companies in the name of modernization, but they undermine climate resilience and food security for Africa’s small-scale farmers." https://t.co/5xIuF0foNdOpen
Certain policies, strongly promoted by the Gates Foundation, open Africa to the multinational seed companies in the name of modernization, but they undermine climate resilience and food ...
Future Food: Who’s responsible for obesity? And why Futurist Jack Bobo is pro-tradition https://t.co/52R9ka072g https://t.co/c8t3qQP546Open
"I'm very optimistic and excited about what the world will look like in 2050 but I think it is helpful though to think about where we've come from in order to think about where we're going,"
Thanks for the s/o @BeeCulture! Act now to support the #SavingAmericasPollinatorsAct of 2019: https://t.co/Vj3qO3qEdD! 🐝🐝Here's to hoping that the bill will indeed move forward @repblumenauer! https://t.co/lHZmouYnUkOpen
CATCH THE BUZZ – “Saving America’s Pollinators Act Stalled in Congress, and, Pollinator Biodiversity has Wide-Ranging Benefits for Farms
By: Nina Pullano Scientists have warned for years about the importance of protecting bees and other pollinators, which play a critical role in helping our food grow. While there’s strength ...
Future of AI & Machine Learning
@deepgradient The videos will be available soon on https://t.co/5W3pSrz491, follow @Khipu_AI to get updates on this :-)Open
Our mission is to support the advancement of Latin American talent, research, and companies in AI through an annual event. The primary goals of the event are: • To offer training in ...
RT @ibmcodait: If you work with #ArtificialIntelligence technologies you are acutely aware of the implications and consequences for getting it wrong. Find out how you can build trust and transparency in #AI with @Mo_Mack. #TrustedAI https://t.co/JDwbywTyjXOpen
TL;DR: It’s possible but there’s no magic wand.
Scientists trying to gain a better understanding of how organisms process chemical information have uncovered coding strategies that seem especially relevant to problems in AI. https://t.co/4lUBAtwAJXOpen
The brain's way of processing smells is inspiring scientists to rethink how we design machine learning algorithms.
Future of Climate
Cities and citizens worldwide are finding it more difficult than ever to grow new food due to natural disasters and extreme weather events. Find out more via @FAO about how rural communities are using agricultural innovation to combat #ClimateChange: https://t.co/lqii68ZaR2 https://t.co/x39Yn7QbtJOpen
Here are three areas in which innovation is making a difference in the fight against climate change: Food innovations The effects of climate change on our ecosystems are severe, impacting ...
For the skeptics: The scientific evidence for anthropogenic climate change can be summed up in just 12 points. Here they are. https://t.co/i93Gmb7IWGOpen
The scientific evidence for anthropogenic climate change can be summed up in just 12 points. Here they are.
@MaryHeglar @DoctorVive @ayanaeliza @annajanejoyner @jnoisecat @leahstokes @aldatweets @johnupton @therockyfiles @blkahn @yumcoconutmilk @JooBilly @KendraWrites OK FINE. this one from @reneelertzman was really important for me. https://t.co/TtSX2PuLizOpen
It’s time for the climate story to go beyond hope and fear
Future of Hacking & Cybersecurity
@cyberdefensemag Publisher @miliefsky Sharing an important story about Protect your business from hackers #cybersecurity #CYBER #SECURITY in this #CDM #EXCLUSIVE https://t.co/IkTnE3YudX by Alex Hunter @ImageWareInc who we hope to see @Infosecurity North America #CDM https://t.co/pZ6f454IhoOpen
Fortify your cybersecurity by looking out for the most common types of attacks Cybercriminals often tend to go for accessing sensitive business data like your clients’ identifying private ...
@cyberdefensemag Publisher @miliefsky Sharing an important story about Secure Data Is Gold #cybersecurity #CYBER #SECURITY in this #CDM #EXCLUSIVE https://t.co/useOuqwOYG by Lin R. Walker & Scott R. Malyk @ML_LawFirmNJ who we hope to see @Infosecurity North America #CDM https://t.co/wwXrw9VAJ5Open
Since that time, there have been daily reports of cybersecurity crimes, ranging from denials of service to hacks and breaches of personal, financial and confidential information, to ...
Cars of the Future
The End of an Era: Will Tesla and Google Kill the German Car? https://t.co/G2RC98gHgH via @SPIEGELONLINEOpen
Threatened by entrepreneurs in California and by Chinese upstarts, German automakers are urgently trying to find their place in a new world of robots and electric cars. BMW, Daimler, Audi ...
Connected, Autonomous, Shared, & Electric: According to @FS_Automotive's @Sarwant Singh, there will be 700 mn connected cars, 90 mn autonomous vehicles, & 250 mn electric & hybrid vehicles around by 2030, & 600 mn subscribers to various mobility services. https://t.co/C0upmDHL09Open
Connected & Autonomous Cars Have Arrived, And They Are Forcing Car Companies To Build New Vehicle Architectures
Change is coming to the automotive industry at breakneck speed with Connected, Autonomous, Shared, and Electric (C.A.S.E.) technologies. How will car manufacturers manage the cost of this ...
Better autonomous “reasoning” at tricky intersections https://t.co/zOrKBPOwIr https://t.co/vAYbXv0GPgOpen
Model alerts driverless cars when it’s safest to merge into traffic at intersections with obstructed views.
Space Tech Essentials
An investors guide to space: https://t.co/Y4qyPC6bU1 Thank you @thesheetztweetz for including Nanoracks in this feature article! #SpaceInvestment @CNBCOpen
This is your guide to investing in space right now, with insight on the top space companies from analysts and investors.
RT @Astro_Jonny: Virgin Orbit just got a chunk of money to begin launches from Cornwall in the UK in 2021. Words by me @Forbes https://t.co/D5LAWX1mneOpen
The U. K. has moved a step closer to launching rockets to orbit in the near-future, after the U. K. Space Agency (UKSA) announced $9.5 million in funding for Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit ...
RT @filling_space: "Some research suggests that in order for an asteroid to be worth mining, it should carry resources worth at least $1 billion." #asteroidmining #space #large #cubesat https://t.co/mTK86j6NsKOpen
There are plenty of ore-bearing asteroids above our heads. Asteroid mining presents a huge incentive for future space exploration.
RT @startuptickerCH: Together with Michael Rockinger @heclausanne , we have just finished writing the second Swiss Startup Radar. We evaluated data on 5,000 Swiss and 250,000 foreign start-ups. The magazine will appear in early December and is available to pre-order now. https://t.co/vdlEGGalxh https://t.co/We0sR1qIh7Open
Where does Switzerland as a start-up location stand in international comparison? How has it developed? The Swiss Startup Radar, a study based on an evaluation of 4,000 datasets has been ...
Promising event coming on November 26th - Turning aspirations into real experiences - Swiss Innovation Leaders gathering at HPE & EPFL Innovation Park | Hewlett Packard Enterprise https://t.co/Ct4pWNqXdY #Tech4Trust #Swisstech https://t.co/hJrFm8xDoNOpen
Turning aspirations into real experiences - Swiss Innovation Leaders gathering at HPE & EPFL Innovation Park
Meetup event for the promotion of the start-up program.
RT @FintechSIN: 30 Swiss Fintechs to Display Cutting-Edge Innovation at @sgfintechfest https://t.co/ZLdug12eyz @SGE @algo__trader @Avaloq @BitcoinSuisseAG @CoreLedger @CryptoFinanceAG @F10_accelerator @sixgroup @Swisscom_de @sygnumofficial @tradeplus24 @UBS #SGFinTechFest #SWITCHSingapore https://t.co/B9TOGRiPUbOpen
Switzerland Global Enterprise and the Swiss Business Hub ASEAN will showcase the best of their fintech ecosystem and expertise through their partnership with 30 companies under its Swiss ...
Digital Transformation in Banking
RT @TheEconomist: High street banking is under threat from “neobanks” and challenger banks, but will it vanish altogether? @AnneBoden, founder & CEO of @StarlingBank, explains how the internet of things is changing payment flows on “Futurewatch”, supported by @EY_Banking https://t.co/RNIexNyEzR https://t.co/1Of1EjfT6wOpen
This podcast series goes behind the scenes of the future to meet the people who are building tomorrow’s world
Becoming An ‘Algorithmic Leader’ in Banking: An Interview With Mike Walsh https://t.co/TrGjyTW16GOpen
Futurist Mike Walsh discusses how banking leaders must use data, analytics and technology to change their culture, strategy and business models.
RT @Rhythmtrader: My latest post: Bitcoin And The ‘Great Wealth Transfer’ Millennials will soon become the wealthiest generation in history and banks should be worried, if they’re not already. Why occupy Wall Street when you can just replace it? https://t.co/Uh8B9vuqDnOpen
Within the next few decades, Millennials will become the wealthiest generation in history and banks should be worried, if they are not already. Millennials have started making a major shift ...
@real_vijay Thank you V! To my followers who don't know Vijay yet, he's the Bitcoin OG who has written one of the very best investment primers in the space: "The Bullish Case for Bitcoin" https://t.co/vsBB7yfLnLOpen
With the price of a bitcoin surging to new highs in 2017, the bullish case for investors might seem so obvious it does not need stating…
This third entry in our series by @TheVladCostea reviewing the leading hardware #bitcoin wallets (@Trezor @Shiftcrypto @cryptokeepkey @Ledger @COLDCARDwallet) on the market scrutinizes their privacy and security. Check it out. https://t.co/xK6x3m9Q4WOpen
This third entry in our series reviewing the leading hardware bitcoin wallets on the market scrutinizes their privacy and security.
5G Mobile News
RT @5G_EVE: This week Orange Romania launched Romania's 1st commercial 5G network, the 1st country within Orange Group to commercially launch 5G. Orange's involvement in 5G EVE & other H2020 projects was important for this https://t.co/Xw3BhJPief #5G #5Gnetwork #H2020 @orangeromania @5GPPP https://t.co/PvkwcgNWwWOpen
Orange Romania is first within the Orange footprint to launch 5G 5G commercial offer uniquely tied to latest technology innovations and premium services exclusive to Orange Romania5G ...
T-Mobile US has made the very bold statement that it will switch on a nationwide 5G network on December 6.
#5Gnews - 46% of operators' #5G network investments are at the testing stage while 19% already deployed 5G #networks. See latest Evolution of #LTE to 5G report: https://t.co/jHxjJwqLh9 https://t.co/sMkM1lWl0ZOpen
Evolution of LTE to 5G. GSA Report on the growth of LTE and evolution to 5G: operators launching LTE networks, and cumulative (inc. mobile and FWA networks)
RT @Martel_Innovate: Excited to share our @OrchestraCityEU platform with YOU at #SCEWC19 @oascities here's a link to find us and stay in touch! https://t.co/nUFc2XuseM @GiovanniRimassa @MoniqueCalisti @chicco785 #martelinaction #DigitalSingleMarket #IoT @5GPPP @IoT_Forum @CreateIoT_eu @IoT_euLSP https://t.co/BWROM56fUPOpen
Martel is gearing up for the Smart Cities Expo World Congress for three action packed days addressing digital transformation, urban environment, mobility, governance & finance and inclusive ...
Presenting during the #CLFvancouver Innovation Session is @Miovision. What is the World’s Smartest Intersection and how does it help the city of Detroit work towards its Vision Zero goals? 👉 https://t.co/3rZgvby00g #VisionZero #roadsafety #traffic #analyticsOpen
By Dave Bullock, Vice President of Market Strategy Just a few years ago, the traffic operations team in the City of Detroit was relying on phone calls from concerned citizens and reports ...
IT & CIO Trends
RT @evankirstel: #MooresLaw is dead long live #MooresLaw: 1. #CPU processing tasks 2. #GPU tackling graphics + 10x the CPU 3. #TPU computing #AI + 10x the GPU via @MikeQuindazzi >>> #Megatrends #EmergingTech #4IR >>> https://t.co/Iz4m560gbH #BigData #cloud #computing https://t.co/9SX6iq11T7Open
AI Artificial Intelligence AMD Advanced Micro Devices AMECO Annual Macro-Economic Database ARM Advanced RISC (Reduced Instruction Set Computing) Machine ASC Advisory Scientific Committee ...
#ICYMI: eBrief: Innovation Isn’t Waiting for 5G https://t.co/TNwxNC3qO9 #2019 #5g #ebrief #lenovo #sdn #sponsoredOpen
By 2022 5G will handle only 12% of mobile traffic. With attention and investment dollars focused on 5G, the question is are networks prepared for the 88%?
In this contributed article, editorial consultant Jelani Harper discusses how organizations can now get the diversity of data required for meaningful machine learning results. The ...
Europe Startup News
Tallinn-based Change Ventures has announced a second fund of over €30 million, which will funnel into the Baltic startup ecosystem. The firm also announced a leading pre-seed investment in ...
RT @MStothard: Venture capitalists are lining up to fund the startups of employees leaving Deep Mind, the Google-owned artificial intelligence research lab. Will this be the shot in the arm the European ecosystem needs? https://t.co/NH4h5tXV0YOpen
Venture capitalists are lining up to fund the startups of employees leaving Deep Mind, the Google-owned artificial intelligence research lab. Will this be the shot in the arm the European ...
Baltic investor @ChangeVentures makes first close of its Fund II at €21 million and invests in Qoorio @HumansApp 💰🌠🚀 https://t.co/a983FuZJHe https://t.co/swOixfahWoOpen
Baltic investor Change Ventures makes first close of its Fund II at €21 million and invests in Qoorio
Change Ventures is a pre-seed and seed venture capital fund with boots on the ground in all three Baltic states. The primary investor in Fund II is the European Investment Fund (via capital ...