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 Feb 22, 2020
@ThomasFrey shared
The #future of #work in #technology, #encompassing work, #workforce, and #workplace, is undergoing a huge #transformation. https://t.co/GVcG1iHu6X https://t.co/B09A0tsCuy #foresight #predictions #futuretrends #futureofwork #futurejobs #keynotespeaker #futuriststrategy https://t.co/fFsGr1l7cP
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The future of work in technology

This report—part of a series exploring the merger of business and technology strategies and the reimagination of technology’s role in the business—aims to address fundamental questions ...

On Feb 20, 2020
@eakboston shared
RT @QuartzAtWork: These are the skills to learn for the future of work, according to the World Economic Forum https://t.co/he1yLzyPoF
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These are the skills to learn for the future of work, according to the World Economic Forum

The list of growing and declining skills suggests how to stay relevant in the new economy.

On Feb 14, 2020
@evankirstel shared
RT @plasmacomp: Top #ArtificialIntelligence Influencers in 2020 https://t.co/Fp7eUgu3om @evankirstel @KirkDBorne @Ronald_vanLoon @MikeQuindazzi @TamaraMcCleary @antgrasso @rwang0 @adamsconsulting @digitalcloudgal @ValaAfshar @plasmacomp --- #AI #MachineLearning https://t.co/jvsGnBu40R
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Top Artificial Intelligence Influencers To Follow in 2020

Top Artificial Intelligence Influencers To Follow in 2020. Yoshua Bengio, Spiros Margaris. Top AI Influencers. Top AI Experts

Future of Mobility

On Jan 27, 2020
@SharedUseCntr shared
The sum of all the parts in #MaaS equals to more than just an app w/ trip-planning. It takes tight public #transit integration, forward-thinking #transport policy, & key #publicprivatepartnerships to create a #multimodal #mobility system that works for all https://t.co/owkL7czMBr
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For Mobility as a Service to succeed, consider it more as a policy than an app

Mobility as a Service (MaaS) holds a lot of promise as a way to reduce the number of single occupancy vehicles on the road as well as address equity concerns. MaaS is a way to

On Feb 26, 2020
@SiemensMobility shared
#MaaS empowers all of us! We highly benefit from MaaS platforms supported by intelligent algorithms, seamless #ticketing & #bigdata #analytics. Watch out for #hafas2020 conference by @HaConTimetable and @eos_uptrade or learn more here: https://t.co/2q390sJcbz #passengerexperience https://t.co/31Kec3keEM
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Mobility as a Service

We work on establishing Mobility as a Service. Our apps make intermodal travel easily accessible. A video about the app Min Rejseplan shows how MaaS works in Denmark.

On Feb 24, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @DonaldShoup: Too many new leaps in transportation just entrench the power of cars. Older technologies have yet to be used to their full potential. https://t.co/pdBl9gkbXt via @slate
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The Hyperloop and the Self-Driving Car Are Not the Future of Transportation

Getting people around in new, different ways relies mostly on technologies that we have had for a while.

Future of Money

On Feb 13, 2020
@anthemis shared
RT @InnFin: Congratulations to @InnFin members @GreensillCap @oaknorthbank @atom_bank @monzo @StarlingBank @RevolutApp @Zopa @TideBusiness @salaryfin & @LendInvest on making the @Siftedeu 'Top European #fintech startups to follow in 2020' list! 🥳 Full list: https://t.co/lBMvhA1jyA
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Top European fintech startups to follow in 2020

Financial technology is the hottest startup sector in Europe. Sifted reporters dig into the data and challenges behind the most important European fintechs.

On Feb 11, 2020
@FGraillot shared
Interesting to see Grab acquiring a RoboAdvisor startup to add that service to its super-app (and what it means in terms of product vs. feature debate). #FinTech #InsurTech https://t.co/puLl9nZqN1
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Grab acquires wealth tech startup Bento

Southeast Asia’s super app has announced the acquisition of , a Singapore-based robo-advisory startup to allow Grab to offer retail...

On Feb 24, 2020
@InnFin shared
RT @CityAM: Investors splash the cash on British fintech startups https://t.co/puQQftWpFs https://t.co/CQMTlZLKEF
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Investors splash the cash on British fintech startups

Global investors poured money into the UK’s fintech sector last year, almost doubling the amount invested here between 2018 and

Future of News & Journalism

On Feb 14, 2020
@mathewi shared
Peers launch inquiry into future of journalism in UK with call for evidence: https://t.co/aw54shJ2h2 - via:@pressgazette
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Peers launch inquiry into future of journalism in UK with call for evidence

Peers have launched a new inquiry on the future of journalism in the UK.

On Feb 25, 2020
@sree shared
RT @DeeptiSharma1: So excited to have @sree at my alma mater @stonybrooku speaking on - Storytelling, Songs & Slaps: The future of journalism and the Media Landscape https://t.co/0ESl13s0m1
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Storytelling, Songs & Slaps: The Future of Journalism and the Media Landscape

Join us for an evening with Sree Sreenivasan, inaugural Marshall R. Loeb Visiting Professor of Digital Innovation and Audience Engagement.

On Feb 21, 2020
@mathewi shared
@emilybell @celrae @jemimakiss Found a piece I wrote about it for Gigaom https://t.co/baSIZZhTfG
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The Guardian has shown us the future of journalism, and it is — coffee shops!

The Guardian has gotten a fair amount of ribbing on Twitter for opening a coffee shop in London, but the venture is just another element in the newspaper's

Future of Energy

On Feb 18, 2020
@PVSolarReport shared
Inside #CleanEnergy: The Case for Optimism https://t.co/UzwcX0pvW6 https://t.co/NSvDn0QTh1
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Inside Clean Energy: The Case for Optimism

Welcome to Inside Clean Energy, InsideClimate News's weekly bulletin of news and analysis about the energy transition, by Dan Gearino. Considering all these indicators, a transition to ...

On Feb 19, 2020
@IEABirol shared
Great to meet again with 🇩🇪 Minister @PeterAltmaier to discuss @IEA's work in 2020 on clean energy transitions & to launch our new in-depth review of German energy policies, with big focus on opportunities & challenges brought by the #Energiewende ➡️ https://t.co/HhG9dlIGBq https://t.co/1dP10QfsDp
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IEA policy review commends Germany’s ambitious efforts to advance its clean energy transition

Germany has made progress on its impressive plans for transforming its energy system, but greater action is needed beyond the electricity sector, new IEA report says.

On Feb 24, 2020
@NobleIdeas shared
RT @energynews_US: In Illinois, two big pieces of clean energy legislation aim to propel the state ahead, and both propose a similar source of funding for a massive, decade-long investment in clean energy. https://t.co/80pEFd0YPj
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Illinois legislation promises a renewable energy revolution. But who would pay?

Two major bills aimed at getting the state to 100% renewable power would slightly increase charges on utility customers.

Future of Food

On Feb 13, 2020
@AgFunder shared
RT @farmingfirst: 'Agriculture is one of the most advanced industries when it comes to deploying automation technology in the real world' writes @techhq. Learn more --> https://t.co/x5wOk5vZ4k
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Agriculture 4.0 and the future of food

Imagine a physical setting where automation technology is taking hold, and the mind may conjure images of clinical car production lines sooner than hot,

On Feb 14, 2020
@AgFunder shared
#Sponsors - Sprout - Accelerating the Future of Food Production and Delivery. Read more about Sprout’s unique thinking on the agri-foodtech space here. https://t.co/eKod3rQzx1 #MoveFast #ThinkBig #AccelerateYourGrowth 📊📈 https://t.co/bgmI9fJphx
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Sprout – Accelerating the Future of Food Production and Delivery

Sprout is an agritech business growth accelerator focused on solving the biggest challenges to company growth, distribution and high margin monetization. Sprout backs bold agritech ...

On Feb 23, 2020
@SusFoodTrust shared
In conversation: Patrick Holden and Henry Dimbleby #ORFC20 https://t.co/1kEqSSxrS1
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In conversation: Patrick Holden and Henry Dimbleby

In conversation: Patrick Holden and Henry Dimbleby

Future of AI & Machine Learning

On Feb 20, 2020
@hardmaru shared
RT @SchmidhuberAI: The 2010s: Our Decade of Deep Learning / Outlook on the 2020s (also addressing privacy and data markets) https://t.co/iolkcociva
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The 2010s: Our Decade of Deep Learning / Outlook on the 2020s

5: Other Hot Topics of the 2010s: Deep Reinforcement Learning, Meta-Learning, World Models, Distilling NNs, Neural Architecture Search, Attention Learning, Fast Weights, Self-Invented ...

On Feb 22, 2020
@NandoDF shared
By harnessing AI responsibly and compassionately we could help solve humanity’s biggest challenges, delivering clean energy, universal healthcare, new materials and the eradication of poverty and hard labour. We must be inclusive and determined #compassion https://t.co/2Yg223YIqn
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Deep learning AI discovers surprising new antibiotics

Pathogens rapidly evolve resistance to antibiotics. AI could keep us a step ahead of deadly infections.

On Feb 22, 2020
@Harvard shared
These findings may have implications for understanding mood disorders, essentially deciphering why certain brains make certain evaluations of risk and reward https://t.co/DjLB34O93z
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Artificial intelligence researchers and neurobiologists share data on how we sort our options and make decisions

Artificial intelligence researchers and neurobiologists share data on how options are sorted in decision-making.

Future of Climate

On Feb 20, 2020
@NOAAClimate shared
More than 90% of the warming that has happened on Earth over the past 50 years has occurred in the ocean. As a result, upper ocean heat content has increased significantly over the past two decades. Learn more in the Understanding Climate article below. https://t.co/kXjgiTmKlx https://t.co/LBYcCnwovT
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Climate Change: Ocean Heat Content

More than 90 percent of the warming that has happened on Earth over the past 50 years has occurred in the ocean. Not all of that heating is detectable yet at the surface.

On Feb 21, 2020
@ClimateNexus shared
RT @MaibachEd: We will release our latest poll report today which shows climate change is a top two voting issue for Democrats in the upcoming primary and caucus states. Here's an early take by @yayitsrob: https://t.co/zgnm1vNdWG @ClimateNexus @YaleClimateComm @ecotone2 @Mason4C @republicEn
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Voters Really Care About Climate Change

For Democrats, climate change is now one of the two most important issues in politics, according to a new poll.

On Feb 19, 2020
@GRI_LSE shared
Tips for climate researchers when communicating climate change to policy-makers & the public - from @DrCHowarth @HarrietThew @lauriefdparsons @MMikulewicz https://t.co/5JYVZ5YDdP https://t.co/hhXKM58BO7
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Communicating climate change: Tips for climate researchers

Candice Howarth (London School of Economics and Political Science), Harriet Thew (University of Leeds), Laurie Parsons (Royal Holloway University of London), Michael Mikulewicz (Glasgow ...

Future of Hacking & Cybersecurity

On Feb 24, 2020
@FireEye shared
We won the 'Best Cybersecurity Podcast' for @VerodinInc's Cybersecurity Effectiveness Podcast at the #CybersecurityExcellenceAwards 2020! Check out the other categories we won, and stop by booth N-6069 at #RSAC to chat with our experts: https://t.co/3Ib1NJ5eQy https://t.co/bKMsl7N9hO
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2020 Cybersecurity Product / Service Awards – Winners and Finalists

The 2020 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards honor individuals, products and companies that demonstrate excellence, innovation and leadership in information security. Based on the strength of ...

On Feb 25, 2020
@FireEye shared
We're happy to share that @VerodinInc received the 'Best Product - Network and Security Management' award at @cyberdefensemag's 8th annual #InfoSecAwards at #RSAC. See the full list of 2020 winners: https://t.co/as1tHvkSCP https://t.co/R8PFZ5W8Vt
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InfoSec Awards For 2020 – Winners

Publisher’s Choice Cyber Threat Services Awake Security Best Product Cybersecurity Analytics BlackBerry Hot Company Cybersecurity Artificial Intelligence Darktrace Most Innovative ...

On Feb 19, 2020
@StaySafeOnline shared
RT @SmBizDaily: There are ransomware strains that thwart the recovery of encrypted files unless you purchase the secret decryption key from the attackers. https://t.co/Ygjk4bYixM
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Hit With Mac Ransomware? Here Is What to Do

Despite the fact that Macs are equipped with robust defenses against malicious code, some infections can get around these mechanisms. Prevention is certainly the best cure, but what to do ...

Space Tech Essentials

On Feb 12, 2020
@jeff_foust shared
RT @SpaceNews_Inc: FIRST UP | Spaceflight spins off rideshare business • The space industry has a B.S. problem • SpaceX hires Gerstenmaier - https://t.co/wiGmSd0hzu
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The space industry has a B.S. problem.

[SpaceNews] The fiscal year 2021 budget proposal includes funding to complete construction of the military's Consolidated Space Operations Facility. The $88 million included in the ...

On Feb 11, 2020
@Via_Satellite shared
#CyberSat Commercial Session Highlight: #Software #Defined Satellite: The Cyber Threat Increases. Join Crystal Lister of #GPSG and Olivier Rossi of #Airbus as we look at some of the #cyber issues around #software-defined #satellites and how th... #threats! https://t.co/pvKwv4wSSC https://t.co/m98tzoEOWq
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Unclassified Agenda Preview

We’ll take a deep dive into the potential of areas such as energy from space, drug manufacturing from space, asteroid mining, and strive to answer the question “how do we create a more ...

On Feb 13, 2020
@Via_Satellite shared
Check out this preview of SATELLITE 2020, written by Conference Chairman Jeffrey Hill. https://t.co/FLAuLw1YEu
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SATELLITE 2020: Conference Program Preview

SATELLITE 2020 will be the 39th annual gathering of the world’s largest and most influential leaders in commercial space. The week-long conference and exhibition is designed to be a ...

Swiss Innovation

On Feb 13, 2020
@startuptickerCH shared
Startup AUTOBAHN: #Porsche partners with Swiss startup #WayAhead on a pilot Project https://t.co/jTTCK1tVwi | The Swiss Startup News channel https://t.co/ilpsRyJ9Rl https://t.co/ANKjLxTry5
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Porsche partners with Swiss startup

Four months following its establishment, the Zurich based startup Way Ahead Technologies won a pilot project with Porsche, the premium German car manufacturer, to enhance mobility ...

On Feb 19, 2020
@JulienGuex shared
RT @startuptickerCH: Six Swiss startups envisioned to be the next unicorns #TechTourGrowth50 #SuperScaleups https://t.co/jTTCK1tVwi | The Swiss Startup News channel https://t.co/89WdVOAv46 https://t.co/eP8Qnx9tOj
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Six Swiss startups envisioned to be the next unicorns

The Tech Tour Growth Summit held in Geneva showcased the Top50 scale-ups in Europe; six startups with their roots in Switzerland made it to the rank. The annual international Tech Tour ...

On Feb 17, 2020
@GreaterZurich shared
RT @swisstech: What if we could stop climate change from reaching dangerous levels? With a simple and efficient technology developed by #SwissTech startup @Climeworks that removes carbon dioxide from the air, it is now possible. Find more here: ➡️ https://t.co/rZ2SzEoAJI https://t.co/uV2vXQ27af
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Climeworks: the Swiss CO2 vacuum cleaner

The Zurich-based company Climeworks has developed giant sensors to filter ambient air and capture carbon dioxide, which is then injected underground. Since the start-up was founded in 2017, ...

Legal Cannabis News & Trends

On Feb 13, 2020
@cannabis_times shared
Kentucky advances medical cannabis legalization bill https://t.co/uxY96wxjJE
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Kentucky advances medical cannabis legalization bill

A Kentucky House committee on Wednesday overwhelmingly approved a bill that would legalize medical cannabis sales in the state.

On Feb 17, 2020
@The420RadioShow shared
Border Patrol union head admits legal cannabis disrupts cartels (Newsletter: February 17, 2020) - https://t.co/S7yvs3qVEm
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Border Patrol union head admits legal cannabis disrupts cartels (Newsletter: February 17, 2020)

Bloomberg anti-marijuana remarks on tape; Support grows for veterans cannabis research bill; Study examines CBD for horse stress & pain Subscribe to receive Marijuana Moment’s newsletter in ...

On Feb 17, 2020
@Leafly shared
The Himalayan mountains are home to many cannabis strains, and the Nepalese people have used cannabis for generations. Could legalization be on the horizon for the second highest country in the world? https://t.co/fxx6LGLipR
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Legal cannabis in Nepal? It could happen

'Legalizing marijuana will help the poor farmers,' says the leader of the country's ruling party.

Digital Transformation in Banking

On Feb 17, 2020
@sallyeaves shared
RT @FGraillot: Always worth having a look at the Asian #FinTech scene, to get best practices on how technology could revamp Financial Services. #InsurTech #RegTech  ➡️  https://t.co/7KkoO8S7lN https://t.co/RDYDprDCmq
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The future of banking in Asia

The West has led the world’s banking industry in growth and innovation, but now Asia is tilting the scales. As the pace of growth slows, the Asian banking industry must reinvent itself to ...

On Feb 19, 2020
@JimMarous shared
DIGITAL BANKING REPORT: STATE OF DIGITAL BANKING TRANSFORMATION https://t.co/CC0Iw1jdqD @FinancialBrand @SpirosMargaris @MikeQuindazzi @rshevlin @ipfconline1 @DeepLearn007 @psb_dc #digitaltransformation #fintech #finserv #technology #banking https://t.co/Ir6XBBkZyO
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State of Digital Banking Transformation

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

On Feb 12, 2020
@Finextra shared
Company announcement: Numerated expands digital banking platform https://t.co/mykbjEzfBQ #fintech
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Numerated expands digital banking platform

Numerated, the bank technology company best known for helping banks create 5-minute digital business loans, announced an expansion of its platform to support banks’ full suite of business ...

Bitcoin Futures

On Feb 25, 2020
@tylerwinklevoss shared
And therein lies the opportunity...🚀 https://t.co/ISNgRDTJoU
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Warren Buffett Doesn’t Want to Own any Cryptocurrency

The fourth-wealthiest person in the world doesn’t think cryptocurrencies have anything to offer.

On Feb 24, 2020
@ErikVoorhees shared
RT @phil_geiger: @SquawkCNBC "Today, most billionaires do not understand bitcoin. Bitcoin is an equal opportunity mind-bender. But even those who do not understand bitcoin will come to rely upon it." https://t.co/Bi9CN68ur2
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Bitcoin Obsoletes All Other Money

When it comes to bitcoin adoption, there are generally two...

On Feb 21, 2020
@nvk shared
RT @italiansatoshi: This is the only real wallet for the streets. Enjoy @SamouraiWallet episode on @stephanlivera podcast. Plenty of tricks for a better use of your UTXOs. https://t.co/aVspUEfHOm
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SLP150 Samourai Wallet – Make Every Bitcoin Spend a Coinjoin

The co-founder of Samourai Wallet, rejoins me in this episode to talk about the current state of bitcoin privacy techniques, and some exciting updates coming soon to Samourai Wallet. We ...

5G Mobile News

On Feb 14, 2020
@mobileworldlive shared
[email protected] CEO @hansvestberg told investors it would push #5G nationwide using low-band #spectrum and #DynamicSpectrumSharing, but this won't spell the end of #mmWave expansion https://t.co/O0y3cTXgHd https://t.co/xOtNLxlzbo
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Verizon readies national 5G move

Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg ended speculation over the operator’s plans to employ low-band spectrum for ...

On Feb 17, 2020
@mobileworldlive shared
RT @EY_TMT: In an era of hyper-connectivity, operators must position themselves as digital partners rather than just providers of communications services, according to @tomloozen in conversation with @mobileworldlive. Read now: https://t.co/1LoJepfrYo #5G
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Collaboration key to driving 5G into IoT

PARTNER CONTENT: The secret to operators’ success in the 5G era will involve more than ...

On Feb 13, 2020
@gsacom shared
By January 2020, GSA had identified 791 operators running #LTE networks providing #mobile and/or fixed #wireless #broadband services in 229 countries worldwide: https://t.co/7RWKQs9p6E https://t.co/iQbENMZl17
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Evolution from LTE to 5G – Market Status – Feb 2020

LTE to 5G - Market Status February 2020. 930+ operators that have stated plans to invest or are actively investing in LTE for public networks

Smart Cities

On Feb 14, 2020
@IEEESmartCities shared
Show some love today for IEEE Smart Cities Committees 💗❤️💗❤️ https://t.co/6henCmlUZp
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IEEE Smart Cities Committees

IEEE Smart Cities is a global, multi-discipline cross-IEEE effort, through which IEEE seeks to help municipalities around the world address urban population growth by providing education, ...

On Feb 19, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
#Blockchain in #SmartCities: City leaders cannot yet see the immediate bottom-line benefits of blockchain in smart cities. Here are some #usecases. via @IDCUKI @IDCInsightsEMEA by @RDragov & @Stormysummit https://t.co/giDxlCPlFT
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Blockchain in Smart Cities: A Reality Check

Cities of any size are embracing digital technologies, however city leaders cannot yet see the immediate bottom-line benefits of blockchain in smart cities.

On Feb 21, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
How can we go wrong when designing #SmartCities? #SmartCity #design must take a #HumanCentered approach. via @ArchDaily #SmartCity #Urbanism #UrbanDesign #UrbanPlanning https://t.co/MnQm6JEmyY
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Designing Smart Cities: A Human-Centered Approach

ow can we go wrong when designing smart cities? What key element are we failing to address in the planning process?

IT & CIO Trends

On Feb 19, 2020
@EricssonLabs shared
RT @EricssonDigital: The surge in data volumes expected from a massive number of devices has made #edgecomputing critical. We share insights from our latest Ericsson Technology Review, with foreword by @ericsson CTO, Erik Ekudden  https://t.co/DNXKNROESn   @EricssonLabs https://t.co/00UermR8rd
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Creating the next-generation edge-cloud ecosystem

Edge computing helps communication service providers improve content delivery, enable 5G use cases and meet legal requirements on data security & privacy.

On Feb 25, 2020
@evankirstel shared
Mirantis co-founder leaves to create open-source #5G startup https://t.co/BZ8ZCC4ZHT
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Mirantis co-founder leaves to create open-source 5G startup

Boris Renski, co-founder of OpenStack and Kubernetes power Mirantis, is turning his attention to open-sourcing 4G LTE and 5G on the newly opened 3.5 GHz CBRS band with his new company ...

On Feb 21, 2020
@NetworkWorld shared
#IoT device boom – By 2023, machine-to-machine communications will make up 50% or about 14.7 billion of all networked connections, a new @Cisco report finds. https://t.co/IDrrcrKSb4 @Mcooney59 #5G #WiFi6 #WiFi #M2M #Cisco
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Cisco: IoT traffic is taking over; 5G, WiFi 6 are ascending

Cisco Internet Report prognosticates M2M, 5G, WiFi, broadband impact by 2023

Europe Startup News

On Feb 12, 2020
@ediggs shared
My blog, VC Cafe was recognised as one of the top 50 blogs, what a nice surprise https://t.co/fEDyYPnld1
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Top 50 Venture Capital Blogs & Websites To Follow in 2020

Venture Blogs Best List. Find venture capital financing, vcblog, venture capital companies, venture capital news, venture capital meaning and much more.

On Feb 13, 2020
@founding shared
🇸🇪 Funding in #Stockholm: A List of Angel Investors and Venture Capital Firms in The City https://t.co/TrShVOofXE #stockholmstartups #startupfunding #stockholmfunding https://t.co/3n2dNE3G8C
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Funding in Stockholm: A List of Angel Investors and Venture Capital Firms in The City

Nestled in the beautiful Scandinavia region, Stockholm ranks among the top 25 cities with the best quality of life in the world. It’s not a bad idea to get lost

On Feb 18, 2020
@founding shared
Montréal is one of the most charming cities in the Western hemisphere, and has become a major #technology and #innovation hub. Look to our list of local angel investors and venture capital firms to help you grow your business! https://t.co/0YYbTINQoj #FIworldwide #FIpride https://t.co/J4kZ6gi18p
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Get to Know the Angel Investors and Venture Capital Firms in Montréal

Montréal is one of the most charming cities in the Western hemisphere. Known for its art culture, underground passages, Mount Royal and delicious poutine. In