Archive for April, 2016

Gerd Leonhard’s comments on Google vs. European Commission (Politico)

Read “Why Margrethe Vestager may ultimately lose to Google” and Gerd Leonhard’s comment:  article published on Politico a few days ago: “Google has a more dominant position than you would ever imagine in the last 50 years,” says Gerd Leonhard, a futurist and CEO of The

How To Avoid Being Replaced By A Robot (via Fast Company)

Here’s a good read via FastCompany: “The fear of job loss due to automation is no longer relegated to only physical-labor manufacturing jobs and relatively simple transaction-based, customer-service workers (i.e., bank tellers, grocery store clerks, and travel agents). Companies are increasingly adopting sophisticated “cognitive” technologies across