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

On Oct 17, 2018
@TrippBraden shared
RT @hr_pankaj: The #FutureOfWork gives rises to the #gigeconomy @salesforce HT @MikeQuindazzi https://t.co/NuFIjDj71L #AI #P2P #Crowdsharing #BigData #Fintech #DataScience #Robotics #RPA #talentmanagement #HRTech #PeopleAnalytics #HCM #disruption #ML #Industry40 https://t.co/34Zgi9sxuW
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The future of work: Technology, jobs and augmented intelligence

Work is in flux, with artificial intelligence and automation imposing rapid change. Here’s what this technological disruption means for the future of work.

On Oct 21, 2018
@evankirstel shared
How The Fourth Industrial Revolution Is Impacting The Future of Work #4IR #industry40 #futurework https://t.co/ZiuyiX0V2M
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How The Fourth Industrial Revolution Is Impacting The Future of Work

It's time to prepare yourself and your company for a future defined by the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

On Oct 12, 2018
@DanyDeGrave shared
CHRO, Unilever: "This is the new social contract of work. Jobs become redundant from time to time but people do not need to. It's possible to create employment for life if we are willing to learn, unlearn and relearn our entire lives." https://t.co/8CyEHsKaWr #futureofwork #AI
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In the future of work it's jobs, not people, that will become redundant

Despite significant workplace disruption, human skills, as well as jobs with distinctly human traits, are still in demand.

Future of Mobility

On Oct 18, 2018
@PaulABarter shared
RT @_SUTP: "Let´s stop being mean to our citizens and deliver them the walkable cities they deserve." by Jim Walker @walketalk 🚶🏽‍♀️🚶🏽‍♂️🚶🏼‍♀️🚶🏿‍♂️🏙️ How to do that? Discover in our NEW publication iNUA #8 here: https://t.co/F8wnJwx3Nl @Walk21Network @Walk21Bogota @TUMInitiative @giz_gmbh https://t.co/xgz98wCBIE
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iNUA #7: Mobility-as-a-Service

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 ...

On Oct 5, 2018
@macilree shared
RT @CostaSamaras: DOT announced an update to its automated vehicle policy. Quick highlight is that DOT will in the future seek to loosen robocar safety rules when a driver is present, & will seek to reduce public comment on some new robocar regs. https://t.co/cxtdLdcY60
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Automated Vehicles 3.0 Preparing for the Future of Transportation

ADA Americans with Disabilities Act ADS Automated Driving Systems AI Artificial Intelligence ANPRM Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking ATTRI Accessible Transportation Technologies ...

On Oct 15, 2018
@TSCatapult shared
Demystifying digital in the future of mobility and transport https://t.co/DFfyZDVto5
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Demystifying digital in the future of mobility and transport

Demystifying digital in the future of mobility and transport

Future of Money

On Oct 18, 2018
@FintechBot shared
Deposit Solutions selected as first European Fintech company to join the World Economic Forum Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution https://t.co/Mb9Z8fAc4v by @fintechf
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Deposit Solutions selected as first European Fintech company to join the World Economic Forum Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Deposit Solutions, the Open Banking pioneer and leading international platform for savings products, has joined the World Economic Forum’s San Francisco based Centre for the Fourth ...

On Oct 10, 2018
@EmpireStartups shared
#Africa’s #fintech #startups are innovating out of need and global #investors are backing them https://t.co/M3ZxOORBS5 https://t.co/N8CiBXxNdT
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Africa’s fintech startups are innovating out of need and global investors are backing them

African fintech startups remain prominent on investors' radar due to the sheer necessity of the work they do in plugging gaps in local financial services sectors.

On Oct 16, 2018
@jaypalter shared
Disruption in #banking is coming from every direction https://t.co/TRNvoy3g5g via @JimMarous @Fisher85M #Fintech https://t.co/1m6l78mo8g
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IOSCO Research Report on Financial Technologies (Fintech)

In particular, the report examines: - Chapter 2: Financing Platforms, including Peer-to-Peer (P2P) lending and equity crowdfunding (ECF); - Chapter 3: Retail Trading and Investment ...

Future of News & Journalism

On Oct 7, 2018
@dangillmor shared
@pwthornton You mean J schools? Some responsibility, perhaps. But my school leads the News21 consortium, which could be a model for some of what we need. https://t.co/M9X4do20xH
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Part of the Carnegie-Knight Initiative on the Future of Journalism Education

In-depth. Resourceful. The nation’s most talented journalism students come together in News21 to report and produce in-depth, multimedia projects for major national media. News21 shows the ...

On Oct 19, 2018
@jeffjarvis shared
RT @ginasue: Come study with me at @oiioxford! Funded DPhil in AI and the Future of News Publishing. https://t.co/NXHbznnf9z. Deadline 25 January.
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Artificial Intelligence and the future of news publishing

Supervisor: Professor Gina Neff, Oxford Internet Institute Project outline Powerful new forms of artificial intelligence (AI) and algorithmic curation now shape how people receive many ...

On Oct 14, 2018
@macloo shared
What is a “partner manager,” and what does one do in a #journalism organization? https://t.co/2s5KDeYYHD
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Chasing Leads and Herding Cats: Shaping a New Role in the Newsroom

A partner manager is a crucial part of making cross-newsroom collaborations work.

Future of Energy

On Oct 12, 2018
@nytimesbusiness shared
It’s not easy being green, but it can be lucrative: Green energy funds combine stock sleuthing and tree hugging. https://t.co/iaJCRZOHIO
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These Funds Aim to Power Their Returns With Clean Energy

Renewable energy funds can’t shutter a coal plant tomorrow, if that’s your goal, but they can pair profits with a commitment to a green economy.

On Oct 12, 2018
@greentechmedia shared
Is Orsted Poised to Become the First Clean Energy Major? https://t.co/2gbF6T9wwh https://t.co/RuuZsgJtIe
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Is Orsted Poised to Become the First Clean Energy Major?

Ørsted’s acquisition of U.S. offshore wind developer Deepwater Wind is a milestone in the Danish energy company’s global expansion.

On Oct 18, 2018
@JesseJenkins shared
“Achieving 100% renewable energy is just the beginning. We’re keeping our eyes on the prize, and that is getting to carbon free for every hour of the day for every location.” [email protected]'s @michael_terrell https://t.co/MHM759cIhf 👏
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Google’s new long game: 100% clean energy all the time

Buying enough clean energy to make up for all the dirty energy you’re using is one thing; using all clean energy 24/7 is another.

Future of Food

On Oct 21, 2018
@AgFunder shared
The Future Of Food & Climate Change: Sustainability & Technology To The Rescue https://t.co/Un7GpdKVRD #tech #sustainableliving https://t.co/4elr6xQx4K
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The Future Of Food & Climate Change: Sustainability & Technology To The Rescue

As the world’s population rises and the climate worsens, the future of food security is at risk — but can tech save the day?

On Oct 9, 2018
@AgFunder shared
ICYMI: Land O’ Lakes Launches Digital ERP Tool to Measure Profitability of Sustainable Farming Practices #Sustainability #agriculture https://t.co/KN0ctPhx0v https://t.co/hVzRoLE1tF
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BREAKING: Land O’ Lakes Launches Digital ERP Tool to Measure Profitability of Sustainable Farming Practices

The Truterra Insights Engine quantifies the economic and environmental benefits of certain practices and strategies to enable farmers to identify and select farm management options.

On Oct 19, 2018
@SlowFoodUSA shared
A mischaracterization of Slow Food as elitist. Perhaps it’s a good time to read our Equity, Inclusion & Justice Manifesto: https://t.co/dnFpHd4CFc https://t.co/Clunrd3ewA
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Equity, Inclusion and Justice

Slow Food is embracing equity, inclusion and justice in food with the release of a draft “Equity, Inclusion and Justice Manifesto.” This document was presented to the 300 leaders present at ...

Future of AI & Machine Learning

On Oct 15, 2018
@j2bryson shared
@itscomplicated @APPG_AI @Wera_Hobhouse @nick_clegg @BVLSingler @halhod @willknight @_KarenHao If someone whines on twitter I give them this https://t.co/xFWe5e0OP6 which links to my blog and other resources.
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AI Ethics: Artificial Intelligence, Robots, and Society

Recently we decided it was worth rewriting and publishing the paper properly, so a radically updated version Just an Artifact: Why Machines are Perceived as Moral Agents, appeared in the ...

On Oct 21, 2018
@j2bryson shared
@thomasjpuleo @PabloRedux @NoelSharkey @David_Gunkel @RespRobotics @marywareham @aimeevanrobot @alan_winfield @mitpress I talk about this in Lacuna & Patiency, which are both available here https://t.co/7gcBpSL92Y, but I learned it mostly from Solaiman https://t.co/1Rj6zaVHmW
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AI Ethics: Artificial Intelligence, Robots, and Society

Artificial Intelligence and Pro-Social Behaviour, from the Springer volume Collective Agency and Cooperation in Natural and Artificial Systems derived from Catrin Misselhorn's 2013 meeting, ...

On Oct 20, 2018
@frossi_t shared
RT @drfeifei: Here is our first blog, explaining why it is our opportunity and responsibility at this historical time to invest basic science #AI research and education in academia and why Stanford has a special role to play: https://t.co/PTJ2YrWFiH
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Introducing Stanford's Human-Centered AI Initiative

It will support the necessary breadth of research across disciplines; foster a global dialogue among academia, industry, government, and civil society; and encourage responsible leadership ...

Future of Climate

On Oct 21, 2018
@NRDC shared
Our edition of #TrumpLies 🤥 calls out the president on his misleading statements about environmental issues. https://t.co/M9xmpn0ekc
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ON CLIMATE CHANGE

We are not holding our breath that President Trump will start backing up his administration’s environmental agenda with scientific facts. But we are holding him accountable for what he says.

On Oct 17, 2018
@UCSUSA shared
Warmer sea surface temperatures increase the potential for more destructive hurricanes. Florence and Michael rode in on abnormally warm waters, with disastrous results for the East and Gulf Coasts. #ClimateScienceFacts https://t.co/caHv6hofah
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Hurricanes and Climate Change

Increasingly destructive hurricanes are putting a growing number of people and structures at risk.

On Oct 9, 2018
@LeoHickman shared
RT @ret_ward: BBC condemned for inviting climate change denier to debate global warming report https://t.co/K2l99P5D11
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BBC condemned for inviting climate change denier Myron Ebell to debate alarming IPCC global warming report

'Car-crash television, and a waste of time that could have been used addressing the real questions'

Future of Hacking & Cybersecurity

On Oct 15, 2018
@StaySafeOnline shared
It’s easier than you think for companies and business leaders to overlook cybersecurity. 🤯 → Here are 6 Overlooked Office #Cybersecurity Risks #CyberAware https://t.co/Iks3FtiLul
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6 Overlooked Office Cybersecurity Risks

It's easier than you think for companies and business leaders to overlook cybersecurity. Here are 6 kinds of cybersecurity risks that are often overlooked.

On Oct 17, 2018
@McAfee_Labs shared
The authors of #GandCrab have achieved cult-like status on the dark web, so much so they've joined forces with Crypter Service. Details on of this ominous partnership from @BnkInfoSecurity. https://t.co/vr41WkgSm8
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GandCrab Ransomware Partners With Crypter Service

The notorious GandCrab ransomware-as-a-service gang has released the latest version of its crypto-locking malware, backed by crypter service and exploit toolkit

On Oct 12, 2018
@McAfee_Business shared
The key to #cyber safety isn't just about protection, it's also about education. Take a look some of our #cyberaware tips. https://t.co/GRJr6gMd87 https://t.co/vkFJidE6ba
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Cybersecurity in an Evolving Digital Landscape

Cybersecurity solutions are necessary for protecting your data and networks. As technology continues to evolve and people become more connected, it’s imperative to understand how.

Cars of the Future

On Oct 8, 2018
@DriverlessRev shared
Will financial industry, rather than politicians or regulators, require explainable AI for AVs? #AutonomousVehicles https://t.co/9JGa3TsFLN
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Autonomous cars present new challenges for Explainable AI

As society trusts more of its operations to autonomous systems, increasingly companies are making it a requirement that humans can understand how exactly a machine has reached a certain ...

On Oct 8, 2018
@DriverlessRev shared
Japan to pilot one-seater AVs as feeders for transit buses. Seen as way to help large senior population to be less isolated. #AutonomousVehicles https://t.co/9IPjlW2kDy
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Toyota partnership to pilot autonomous vehicle transportation system

Self-driving cars to ferry passengers to fuel-cell bus network in Japanese city

On Oct 10, 2018
@mwt2008 shared
RT @SmithMaf: Let's bring on an electric future with autonomous vehicles. But let's sort out integration to public transport as 1st priority please and use saved space for walking and cycling. BBC News - Why you have (probably) already bought your last car https://t.co/bepM8H73cu
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Why you have (probably) already bought your last car

A growing number of tech analysts are predicting that in less than 20 years we'll all have stopped owning cars.

Space Tech Essentials

On Oct 10, 2018
@SPACEdotcom shared
Boeing Invests Satellite Propulsion Startup Accion Systems for Tiny Thrusters https://t.co/yVtL0CMWZN https://t.co/XaTEsNfT1v
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Boeing Invests in Satellite Propulsion Startup Accion Systems for Tiny Thrusters

Boeing is investing in Accion Systems Inc., a Boston startup focused on scalable electric propulsion technology for satellites.

On Oct 10, 2018
@spacecom shared
RT @SpaceNews_Inc: Just in: Boeing announces investment in satellite propulsion startup Accion Systems https://t.co/M9KdpAL3j2 https://t.co/lk4yTyv5yo
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Boeing investing in satellite propulsion startup

Boeing: "Accion's scalable technology can help bring game-changing capabilities to satellites, space vehicles and customers."

On Oct 20, 2018
@spacecom shared
RT @HarrisCorp: In 1979, #HarrisCorp delivered the first Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System antenna to #NASA. Our unfurlable satellite antennas on board #TDRSS provided the essential relay system for NASA’s low Earth orbiting satellites. https://t.co/BRcWHPjjKV #HarrisNASA60 #NASA60th https://t.co/7BPD6FIf42
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60 Years of Partnership with NASA for Space Exploration and Science

Harris' partnership with NASA spans the agency's 60-year history, beginning with miniaturized electronic tracking and pulse code technologies for early spacecraft; continuing through the ...

Swiss Innovation

On Oct 8, 2018
@venturelab_ch shared
6 #TOP100 #SwissStartups are pitching at the exclusive "Good Morning Start-ups" investor breakfast in Lausanne. The event with #TOP100SSU partner @csschweiz is a unique opportunity for the young entrepreneurs to forge connections with investors. https://t.co/rbwlll66eq https://t.co/krjycwl6ir
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TOP 100 Swiss startup award 2017

Again and again the young companies featured in the Top 100 Swiss Startup Award have proven, that Switzerland is a fertile ground for innovation and entrepreneurs. The impressive innovation ...

On Oct 17, 2018
@ICTinvestorclub shared
RT @startuptickerCH: Mapping supporters in the Swiss Startup Ecosystem https://t.co/jTTCK1ck7I | The Swiss Startup News channel https://t.co/2k6pK7uvC2 https://t.co/LXyf7Sc02D
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Mapping supporters in the Swiss Startup Ecosystem

The SICTIC and digitalswitzerland map represents supporters from all over Switzerland while the Startup Map Central Switzerland focuses on regional organisations. Whether it is coaching, ...

On Oct 12, 2018
@venturelab_ch shared
5 #TOP100SSU got into detail with investors at an intimate pitch event in St. Gallen, organized by TOP 100 and @csschweiz. A unique opportunity to forge quality connections with business angels and family offices from the region. https://t.co/F11c0x4Ina https://t.co/FLSigIyVrQ
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5 TOP 100 Swiss startups meet investors in St. Gallen

TOP 100 and Credit Suisse invited five of Switzerland's most promising startups for an exclusive pitch session in St. Gallen on Monday, 8. October. In an intimate setting in front of 25 ...

Legal Cannabis News & Trends

On Oct 17, 2018
@cannabisnewsnet shared
Congratulations Canada on legalizing #cannabis! The rest of the world will be watching. Learn why the #cannabisact is certainly not perfect however and should be considered legalization 1.0: https://t.co/HCvGrvtv7e #cannabislegalization #mmot #legalizationday https://t.co/OslaSzjFcs
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Legal Cannabis in Canada: Legalization 1.0?

October 17 2018 is a historic day, remembered as the day legalization of cannabis in Canada came into effect. And while the small South American country of Uruguay w

On Oct 15, 2018
@WeedFeed shared
Legal cannabis — threat or opportunity for the alcohol industry? https://t.co/S3A1KdfiL9 https://t.co/SURdYtarHN
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Legal cannabis — threat or opportunity for the alcoholic drinks industry?

Canada is set to become the first of the G20 countries to fully legalise cannabis for recreational use. On On 17 October 2018. The country will join Uruguay, Georgia and nine states in the ...

On Oct 19, 2018
@cannabis_times shared
Vancouver’s ‘Almost Legal’ #Cannabis Retailers Explained https://t.co/l8UQJF4o8Y via @Leafly #weednews #marijuana https://t.co/JOCCjA0D5z
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Vancouver’s ‘Almost Legal’ Cannabis Retailers Explained

The BC Cannabis Store in Kamloops is the only provincial regulated retailer open on October 17–so what's the deal with all the cannabis stores in Vancouver?

Digital Transformation in Banking

On Oct 19, 2018
@FinMKTG shared
For #finserv, adoption of #DigitalTransformation is uneven & laggards will pay heavy price ⤵️ #FinTech #IoT #AI #mobile #insurtech https://t.co/DUwiIkBeKf MT @Deloitte via @helene_wpli Cc @JimMarous @BrettKing @psb_dc @Shirastweet @SpirosMargaris @grattongirl https://t.co/1F02hqaH2d
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Accelerating digital transformation in banking Findings from the global consumer survey on digital banking

Consumers around the globe expect their banks to act and interact more like top technology brands. Our latest global consumer survey on digital banking reveals where the gaps are—and what ...

On Oct 9, 2018
@FinMKTG shared
RT @JimMarous: [Just Released] “Humanizing the Digital Banking Experience” https://t.co/4Xvu0vR9PP #banking #finserv #fintech #personalization #digitaltrasformation @bai_info @financialbrand @rshevlin @brettking @leimer https://t.co/pr1wbT7MzH
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Humanizing the Digital Banking Experience

A global analysis of the state of Artificial Intelligence deployment in banking, covering key functionalities, challenges, future trends and opportunities.

On Oct 18, 2018
@Davetizer shared
Bank of Ireland prepares for the Netflix-style future of banking https://t.co/Dy3CYvimy2 via @siliconrepublic
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Bank of Ireland prepares for the Netflix-style future of banking

Data science will be the linchpin of future personalised banking services, Bank of Ireland’s Colin Kane tells John Kennedy.

Bitcoin Futures

On Oct 18, 2018
@FinMKTG shared
RT @jaypalter: Disruption in #banking is coming from every direction https://t.co/TRNvoy3g5g via @JimMarous @Fisher85M #Fintech https://t.co/1m6l78mo8g
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IOSCO Research Report on Financial Technologies (Fintech)

In particular, the report examines: - Chapter 2: Financing Platforms, including Peer-to-Peer (P2P) lending and equity crowdfunding (ECF); - Chapter 3: Retail Trading and Investment ...

On Oct 13, 2018
@Excellion shared
RT @timevalueofbtc: “Liquid sits on top of Bitcoin and uses a distributed trust model.” @Excellion @Blockstream read more about layered money here: https://t.co/W4UDAkdjWg
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The Bitcoin Second Layer

The Lightning Network Reference Rate, Part 1 of 4

On Oct 15, 2018
@lopp shared
@botcrypt Bitcoin is a protocol, but the protocol itself is just our best effort at trying to describe what Bitcoin actually is. No one can be sure of the protocol's final form. https://t.co/G7icKPcZQm
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Nobody Understands Bitcoin (And That's OK)

Does anyone understand bitcoin? This multifaceted technology is different things to different people, and we should accept that, argues Jameson Lopp.

5G Mobile News

On Oct 17, 2018
@elenaneira shared
MEC – your guide into #5G https://t.co/CilOFmkITH #EdgeComputing @ETSI_STANDARDS https://t.co/wumCjxsrkv
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MEC – your guide into 5G

One problem with summer holidays in our industry (or is it a benefit?) is that one tends to let certain things slide and to enjoy more time away from work – whether it be on a formal ...

On Oct 11, 2018
@SmallCell_Forum shared
RT @5GAmericas: 5G Americas president Chris Pearson says "everyone" should win on 5G, but that this can only be achieved if the United States government ensures the two key ingredients of spectrum and infrastructure deployments are worked through. https://t.co/DQ4Ddw52ey https://t.co/RB5WLyLxza
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MWCA: '5G is a race that everybody should win'

5G Americas is encouraging the US government to make more spectrum available sooner, as well as clearing the path for cellular infrastructure deployment to bring the average approval time ...

On Oct 15, 2018
@InnGritttt shared
"Only after deploying a #5G core can operators offer 5G’s full set of new use cases and services." My colleague @EsterNava shares her thoughts on why the core network is "central" to the success of 5G. https://t.co/8uD6jJOJfZ #cloud #SDN #NFV https://t.co/ryBdZaT98J
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What’s central to the success of 5G? The core network of course

What comes to mind when someone mentions 5G? It’s a mobile technology, right? So, chances are the radio network will be your first thought. But we mustn’t forget something equally ...

Smart Cities

On Oct 19, 2018
@libelium shared
By 2020, annual #SmartCity investment will almost hit $16 billion per year, be part of it! - https://t.co/2GoX8sHUTu
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Smart Cities - Products

The IoT Marketplace - Sensors, Gateways and Cloud Connectivity in a single IoT Kit

On Oct 15, 2018
@IEEESmartCities shared
Could #smartcities help to prevent #cyber risk? https://t.co/I8kDDnIkjF @computerworlduk https://t.co/AGdROWSoXr
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Can smart cities prevent cyber risk?

Smart cities are growing at a vertiginous pace across the APAC region but are they ready to deal with cyber threats?

On Oct 19, 2018
@IEEESmartCities shared
#Asia is rapibdly urbanizing. Here's why it's so important that technology keeps pace: https://t.co/vQHdw54mD1 @ACSnewsfeed https://t.co/kHfITuJe4b
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IT & CIO Trends

On Oct 10, 2018
@evankirstel shared
Telia Carrier makes its move into #automation and #SDN https://t.co/13zr0cHH0F @TeliaCompany #SDNWorldCongress #layer123 @TeliaCarrier
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Telia Carrier makes its move into automation and SDN

International fiber backbone provider Telia Carrier marked its 25th birthday last month by trialing software-defined networking (SDN). It's quite a change from its origins laying cable ...

On Oct 19, 2018
@evankirstel shared
RT @EricssonDigital: #5G Future gazing: What does Jan Häglund, #EricssonDigital Head of Portfolio and R&D, see happening in the next 18 months? Listen to our podcast with @Dez_blanchfield to find out! https://t.co/uqTyXc50wh https://t.co/SohovBdlya
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Automation of 5G cloud native applications

Jan Häglund, head of R&D at Ericsson Digital Services shares his insights in a podcast on virtualization, telco transformation and how to automate 5G cloud native applications. Jan was ...

On Oct 11, 2018
@evankirstel shared
RT @EricssonDigital: #5G is happening! Listen to our podcast with Jan Häglund, Head of Portfolio and R&D, and @dez_blanchfield. Jan also reflects on his keynote "Automation of #5G cloud native applications” #SDNWorldCongress #Layer123 @layer123live https://t.co/6muo1cpeK8 #EricssonNFV #NFV #SDN https://t.co/vBz6n6Hxok
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Automation of 5G cloud native applications

Jan Häglund, head of R&D at Ericsson Digital Services shares his insights in a podcast on virtualization, telco transformation and how to automate 5G cloud native applications. Jan was ...