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
#ArtificialIntelligence, The #FutureofWork And Inequality by @danieletavani @physorg_com Go to https://t.co/bhct4fzaFK #AI #BigData #MachineLearning #ML #MI #DataScience #Robotics #5G #DL Cc: @ipfconline1 @huaweient @ericssondigital https://t.co/43eowowPGcOpen
One of the most spectacular facts of the last two centuries of economic history is the exponential growth in GDP per capita in most of the world. Figure 1 shows the rise (and the ...
Robots, Dreamy Businesses and the #FutureofWork. #AI https://t.co/O68fH4RpDB https://t.co/w60lq028s9Open
I recall a quote from my former boss, Jeff Bezos, who said, “Bet on dreamy businesses that have an unlimited upside, writes Gavin Jackson
Future of Mobility
This week in #sharedmobility, open house details, #SUMC2020 Summit savings, and more in our latest Mobility Hub newsletter. https://t.co/nV99sEOVyxOpen
Hear about some of our new findings and results from electric carshare in LA, rural pilots for connecting multiple agencies for trip planning, our work on microtransit, our many first/last ...
The Mobility Hub is here with the latest news & announcements! https://t.co/cb1axloG3Y #sharedmobility #transportation #technology #SUMC2020Open
Announcements Join Us Tomorrow: Shared Mobility Holiday Open House December 5, 2019 | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm |Chicago Part holiday party, part shared mobility learning forum, and part meet and ...
Meeting the goals of the Paris climate agreement will require continued technical innovation around electric and clean-fuel vehicles, accompanied by policy and political measures that reduce dependence on cars. https://t.co/amlotWDonkOpen
The study also found that a future with more accessible AVs could increase congestion and reduce public transit ridership without policy intervention.
Future of Money
In some ways, the moves are natural for tech startups with financial ambitions. Despite the growing success of fintech upstarts hailing from San Francisco, Wall Street institutions remain ...
RT @JimMarous: A10: Legacy Banks Still Can Leverage Historical Advantages https://t.co/ip7MTf5TaR #WRBR19 #CX #banking #finserv @TheRudinGroup @helene_wpli @leimer @Xbond49 @GhelaBoskovich @ghanem_elias @Efma_news @Capgemini_B @mitsmr https://t.co/JX5otikDKoOpen
Senior bankers and fintech executives provide perspectives on their competitive strengths and weaknesses and the future of banking.
When two Irish brothers started Stripe Inc. together in 2010, there was little question about where they should put their headquarters. It had to be California.
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
RT @rasmus_kleis: Interested in working w/editors and others in leadership positions in news media and help them built towards a better, more sustainable journalism in the future? Then apply and join us at @risj_oxford in this new position as Head of Leadership Development https://t.co/mRXackSunqOpen
Department of Politics and International Relations, The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, 13 Norham Gardens, Oxford Grade 8: £45,066 - £52,219 with a discretionary range to ...
@hbodker @mattrevers A chapter in @hesmondthing and James Curran's book, "Journalism Online and Offline" https://t.co/YkkfEvTJJ9Open
The first section is historical, dividing the history of online news into four phases—what I can the “participatory era,” the “crisis era,” the ...
RT @richardwgevans: 100k worth of funding for a UK registered company with an interest in public interest news https://t.co/pBPSrOWq7GOpen
We're looking for early-stage businesses using technology to address how communities in England have access to reliable and accurate public interest news about the issues that matter most ...
Future of Energy
RT @EnergyMSummit: Big business seeks to assert clean energy needs https://t.co/tT9r6MjESV @ClimateGroup https://t.co/PIhF6EhCmyOpen
A group described as featuring the world’s most influential companies says it’s actively engaging with policy makers and utilities to accelerate the transition to renewable energy – but it ...
RT @samkimmins: The 2019 #RE100 Progress & Insights Annual Report is out today! The world’s most influential companies are pushing for governments to make way for 100% renewable electricity. How will they respond? @ClimateGroup @CDP https://t.co/4ViueNYE8Q #COP25 https://t.co/QXzs6TrjYVOpen
Multinationals are pushing for governments to make way for 100% renewable electricity – says new report of most ambitious global companies RE100, the global corporate initiative led by The ...
The Emissions Gap Report published last week by the UN Environment Program (UNEP) described the roll-out of #renewable energy technology as an “easy win” in mitigating climate change but warned that #cleanenergy deployment needs to happen 6X faster: https://t.co/2L7A4Nw3THOpen
To have any hope of restricting global heating to a maximum of 1.5 degrees Celsius, the renewables success story which saw 108 GW of solar deployed last year needs to be cranked up to the ...
Future of Food
An interesting read that covers the most important points surrounding the big meat debate. Take a look here 👇 @SusFoodTrust https://t.co/hx3p7PdDFLOpen
Unbalanced anti-meat coverage: A threat to sustainable farming?
"Too often the voice of the farmer is lost when discussing the future of agriculture." -- Dr. Jeffrey Seale, @bayer. #FarmersOnClimate #COP25 https://t.co/xDYIoBd2vmOpen
It’s the most wonderful time of the year and not just because the holidays are upon us.
Future of AI & Machine Learning
RT @mattia_ferrini: Beautiful example. 👉 https://t.co/EwHBgpwXjD : I try to put some thoughts on compositionality together and connect some dots. https://t.co/L2BDsarA1YOpen
The inability of Deep Learning to perform compositional learning is one of the main reasons for NNs most critical limitations, including…
RT @kdnuggets: AI, Analytics, Machine Learning, Data Science, Deep Learning Research Main Developments in 2019 and Key Trends for 2020 w/ insights from @DeepLearn007 @xamat @AnimaAnandkumar @burkov @gcosma1 @pmddomingos @AjitJaokar @_inesmontani @DMR_Rosaria @dtunkelang https://t.co/zQSbioLqXs https://t.co/ovELxevnHxOpen
AI, Analytics, Machine Learning, Data Science, Deep Learning Research Main Developments in 2019 and Key Trends for 2020
As we say goodbye to one year and look forward to another, KDnuggets has once again solicited opinions from numerous research & technology experts as to the most important developments of ...
This paper on Bongard problems, popularized by Douglas Hofstadter in Gödel, Escher, Bach, is quite related to @Fchollet's ARC challenge: https://t.co/3VxlNw88OPOpen
Bongard problmes are named after their inventor, Soviet computer scientist Mikhail Bongard, who was working on pattern recognition in the 1960s. He designed 100 of this puzzles, to be a ...
Future of Climate
Read the powerful, new statement from @theAGU on the urgent threat of climate change. It calls for immediate action to address the climate crisis through sharp emissions cuts to safeguard human health, economic well-being, and global security. https://t.co/IXA8WZzPqo #AGU19Open
Immediate and coordinated actions to limit and adapt to human-caused climate change are needed to protect human and ecological health, economic well-being, and global security. The ...
RT @GRI_LSE: Today at #COP25 colleagues @TimoLeiter & @averchenkova will be speaking at events on capacity building for adaptation & mobilisation of climate finance. Check here for details of these & other events we’re involved in https://t.co/lskIx3uBui https://t.co/IvsyRQt3H4Open
COP25, the 25th Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), is being hosted by Chile and taking place at IFEMA-Feria … ...
#COP25Madrid concluded its first week on Saturday, although delegates continued working into the night to address outstanding issues on loss and damage, technology, and transparency, among others. @UNFCCC #TimeForAction #climatechange https://t.co/qrlpWrqTeZOpen
On Saturday, 7 December 2019, IISD Reporting Services, through its Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB) meeting coverage, covered the 2019 Climate Change Conference, which runs from 2 to 13 ...
Future of Hacking & Cybersecurity
RT @swagitda_: I forced a bot to read over 1,000 2020 cybersecurity predictions by vendors and then asked it to write a predictions post of its own. Here is the result: https://t.co/WZDD1Rs1dCOpen
The only true way to predict computer security is to hear from the machines themselves.
What role will emerging & evolving technologies play in improving the efficiency and effectiveness of cyber attacks in 2020? Predictions for the coming year: https://t.co/YLIsPzxC24 via @ForbesOpen
141 predictions for 2020 from key participants in the cybersecurity defense industry, highlighting all that’s hot today and tomorrow
Cars of the Future
RT @Waymo: This summer, @MotorTrend joined us in Death Valley as we tested our new @JaguarUSA I-PACE's and custom-built sensor suite in 120 degree heat. Here's what we learned: https://t.co/qHEeeHSmPF https://t.co/Mj11Of6cgLOpen
Sometime last month a Chrysler Pacifica picked up a passenger who’d requested a ride. Unlike a normal ride share car, nobody was behind this one’s wheel.
Hyundai focuses on EVs, mobility services in $52B investment plan https://t.co/lwR7aiZtQM https://t.co/FK8nMQLV9mOpen
Hyundai's "Strategy 2025" road map seeks to position the automaker for the industry's upcoming tectonic shift.
Being able to tell whether a driver is selfish within 2 seconds of observation is useful, but a car traveling at 25 mph travels nearly 75 feet in that time. And a lot of unfortunate things can happen in 75 feet. https://t.co/abjrk9hvCQOpen
You drive differently for Sunday errands than when you're late to pick up the kids. Researchers are teaching robots how to grapple with that.
Space Tech Essentials
European governments have approved a 3-year, 12.5-billion-euro budget for the European Space Agency. The money will fund new Earth observation satellites, contribute to NASA’s moon program, and extend ESA’s support of the space station to 2030. FULL STORY: https://t.co/gsYcZ5D3x0 https://t.co/VdgS6KrAphOpen
Here is a list of ESA’s five largest national contributors over the next five years: Germany: 3.294 billion euros ($3.6 billion) France: 2.664 billion euros ($2.9 billion) Italy: 2.282 ...
RT @DLR_en: #Space19plus - #Germany 🇩🇪invests 3.3 billion euro in European space exploration and becomes @ESA ’s largest contributor https://t.co/gDx3nphmCb #Space19 https://t.co/sTDSan7ZciOpen
Germany invests 3.3 billion euro in European space exploration and becomes ESA’s largest contributor
The German delegation at the European Space Agency (ESA) Council Meeting at Ministerial Level, ‘Space19+’, was headed by the Federal Government Coordinator of German Aerospace Policy, ...
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 ...
Way to go! Congrats Roman Bruegger and team! Momentum for the Swiss EdTech Collider https://t.co/TsXeCXbLsZ via @startuptickerCH #VDTech cc @EPFL_Park @SwissEdTech https://t.co/aJx1I60XVuOpen
Launched two years ago at the EPFL Innovation Park, the Swiss EdTech Collider has grown to a community that includes more than 77 startups. The ed-tech sector, which encourages the use of ...
RT @SGE: In a month's time, around 30 innovative 🇨🇭 start-ups will be exhibiting at @CES in Las Vegas. Excited that they will showcase Switzerland as one of the world’s leading high-tech locations. #SwissTech https://t.co/U22nb0u4Xc https://t.co/8VOofqBV0POpen
CES is the place to be for the business of consumer technologies. The show serves as the global stage where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace, investors and ...
Digital Transformation in Banking
RT @JimMarous: How to Avoid Digital Banking Disruption in 2020 https://t.co/MrtYOImufR #banking #fintech #finserv #digital #disruption @FinancialBrand @rshevlin @SpirosMargaris @rshevlin @Ronald_vanLoon @MikeQuindazzi @leimer @BrettKing @thomaspower @stratorob @Clagett https://t.co/D8CfMt4kVTOpen
Digital banking transformation must be embraced by leadership and delivered across the organization to avoid being disrupted.
A4: The Future of Banking Depends on Open Banking APIs https://t.co/lPh8SZWp7H #WRBR19 #CX #banking #finserv @TheRudinGroup @helene_wpli @leimer @Xbond49 @GhelaBoskovich @ghanem_elias @Efma_news @Capgemini_Bnkg https://t.co/7zhFwyEpJyOpen
An open banking model, APIs and fintech partnerships provide unequaled opportunities for the survival of traditional banks.
RT @The_LHoFT: How #AI and #FacialRecognition Are Impacting the Future of #Banking “By implementing face recognition as the key step in multi-factor authentication, banks are able to mitigate their exposure to risk and fraud.” - @shaunpmoore https://t.co/vJ5m00eLtO #Fintech #MachineLearning https://t.co/d1XKohDDlOOpen
Is your PIN about to be replaced by your face?
RT @Rhythmtrader: My latest post - What You Missed In Bitcoin A month review of the exciting technical developments, latest “blockchain” news in China, banks making the case for Bitcoin and community content you need to read, hear and watch. https://t.co/LOjsC4w3eqOpen
TLDR: Bitcoin is still producing block after block. Development Bitcoin Core 0.19.0: The 19th major release of Bitcoin’s original software client launched by Satoshi Nakamoto almost 11 ...
Bitcoin scalability improvements implemented in its node software over the years have played a key role in maintaining decentralization https://t.co/Wm2yKecqIYOpen
Bitcoin node sync would be impossible without the scalability improvements implemented in the node software, according to BitMex Research.
RT @advbitcoin: This is the Advancing Bitcoin 2020 line-up 🔥🔥 (and we still have more speakers to announce) 👇 Tickets are available at: https://t.co/VLt3kqTk18 https://t.co/wwIhuEhdE2Open
Advancing Bitcoin is a 2 day developer conference where you can listen to, learn from, and become inspired by the latest technical developments in the Bitcoin ecosystem. Day 1 will have ...
5G Mobile News
Even though there are some challenges in the initial deployments of #5G, a lot more promise is still to come. https://t.co/RczILGwCtz via @forbesOpen
5G is not a fixed standard, nor is 5G service something that will simply replace 4G and then continue to exist in a consistent way for the next decade. In fact, 5G is much like an organic ...
T-Mobile 5G: America's First Nationwide 5G Network claim https://t.co/i7KT4Jt0Nr #5G #Network #BusinessModels #accessibility https://t.co/xuWA3SQ66mOpen
T-Mobile lights up the first nationwide 5G network, first nationwide prepaid 5G with Metro by T-Mobile and first 5G devices that work nationwide, ushering in a…
RT @gerryforcomms: Lights, Camera, #5G: Transforming The Entertainment Industry With 5G via @forbes https://t.co/qbUk9Z0Y1XOpen
Whether providing faster speeds for data transfer on set or creating innovative film or venue experiences, the combination of 5G, edge computing, artificial intelligence and mixed reality ...
RT @Cities_Today: Register now for Connected Smart Cities & Communities 2020 and connect with 500 decision-makers from the #smartcity ecosystem to share #innovation and best practices. 👉 https://t.co/sSLM047PS7 @oascities #CSCC20 https://t.co/JDhqF8eWqhOpen
When: 23rd January 2020 all-day Where: The EGG, Rue Bara 175, 1070 Bruxelles, Belgium Connected Smart Cities & Communities 2020 is the annual conference organised by the ...
Webinar Replay — In "Smart Cities: Smart Parking" presented by Matt Willinbrink, learn how transportation in urban areas is rapidly changing; facing increasing infrastructure pressures as populations in urban areas are on the rise. To access: https://t.co/zX6AtiP0IU https://t.co/vmCuppWTGLOpen
IEEE Smart Cities Webinar - Smart City Planning & Technology Standard Series - Smart Cities - Smart Parking
This webinar will discuss how transportation in urban areas is rapidly changing, facing increasing infrastructure pressures as populations in urban areas are on the rise. How do we manage ...
Location and #3D printing technologies are important for developing and maintaining smart cities are discussed via @geoworldmedia: https://t.co/TluFfi3xBQOpen
Location is at the core of a smart city project. With cities wrangling with issues like lack of affordable housing, traffic congestion, air pollution, and ageing population, location ...
IT & CIO Trends
RT @EricssonNetwork: Our CTO Erik Ekudden broke down the six 🔑 tech trends to watch in 2020: 1. The internet of skills 2. Cyber-physical systems 3. Distributed compute and storage 4-6: https://t.co/8tEO870M61 https://t.co/kyUkexkdoTOpen
Which disruptive technologies will shape our tomorrow? Read all in our CTO’s 2019 tech trend blog post!
RT @wirecard: Throughout 2019, some outstanding female leaders have taken part in our Women in Innovation program: https://t.co/aJGEHwuRAt…. Each year, #AdaLovelaceDay celebrates women in #technology as well as the lady herself, but what date does this special occasion fall on? #TwitterPollOpen
Reinventing Payment since 1999 - Wirecard is Europe's leading specialist for payment processing and issuing services. Learn more about Wirecard's innovative multi-channel payment solutions.
Why Startup Entrepreneurs Need to Take Data Seriously In 2020 @aimeetariq @entrepreneur https://t.co/OWqT9GijMN #Enterprise #Tech #Technology #TechTrends #EmergingTech #Innovation #Business #FutureOfWork #TechnologyNews #DigitalTransformationOpen
Using business intelligence data gives you a leg up on the competition.
Europe Startup News
Is the next Big Thing in #VentureCapital #HumanCapital? Yes, it is! Great article in @Forbes @ForbesWomen @ForbesTech @geristengel @jannekeniessen https://t.co/3GpswnrksZOpen
Entrepreneurial success needs more than an idea and money. It requires a passionate team with shared values and a growth mindset.
RT @isidrolaso: Thanks Nicolas Brien CEO @FRdigitale for sharing insights about future @EU_Commission https://t.co/BpxzYFxPkN cc @katborlongan @JEPaquetEU @rarjonaEU @petezin @robinwauters @SimonSchaefer @GabrielMariya @aonetti @bindik @Lauragestefani @ana_maiques @tech_eu @abarrera @petezinOpen
(Editor’s note: this is a guest post from Nicolas Brien, the CEO of lobbying organisation France Digitale.) Past debates have shown that tech-friendly regulations do not necessarily mean ...
RT @Spotfolio_News: 8.8 million Euro seed financing for https://t.co/6DpKJqnRTE: Unternehmertum Venture Capital Partners invests in https://t.co/6DpKJqnRTE https://t.co/2X64A8xGID https://t.co/9XsEMSuIppOpen
8.8 million Euro seed financing for finn.auto: Unternehmertum Venture Capital Partners invests in finn.auto
December 9, 2019 8.8 million Euro seed financing for finn.auto HV Holtzbrinck Ventures, Heartcore Capital, Picus Capital, and UVC Partners invest in CO2-neutral auto subscription Munich, ...