Archive for December, 2016

An unexpected industry may account for future medical breakthroughs (via WP)

Good read by Videk Wadhwa published a few weeks ago on The Washington Post. “Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, recently announced a $3 billion effort to cure all disease during the lifetime of their daughter, Max. Earlier this year, Silicon Valley billionaire Sean Parker donated $250 million to

Video: Gerd Leonhard’s Keynote at The Smart Port Summit in Rotterdam

On November 24, 2016, Smart Port held the SmartPort Summit 2016 in Rotterdam. Gerd Leonhard, keynote speaker and author of Technology vs. Humanity, addressed topics such as digital darwinism and the challenges of digital transformation, the redefinition of human-machine relationships, the future of work and

I am not a Robot – by Gerd Leonhard on AlleyWatch

Gerd Leonhard on AlleyWatch, October 26, 2016: “Maybe you recognize this title. Because if you’re spending time on planet Earth lately you will have noticed something. The internet is constantly asking us if we are still human. Because we are no longer alone. Robots are