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https://medium.com/startup-grind/understanding-the-difference-between-coins-utility-tokens-and-tokenized-securities-a6522655fb91
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Medium
The recent number of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), the enormous amount of money they’ve raised, and the speed with which they did it, has set off the alarms for funding industries from Venture…
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https://www.informationweek.com/cloud/infrastructure-as-a-service/the-huge-internet-change-you-probably-missed/a/d-id/1317190?_mc=sm_iwk
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Information Week
Global networks have subtly morphed from vertical to horizontal architectures, with east-west traffic now dominating north-south. The impact on industry will be profound -- are your providers ready?
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https://medium.com/s/little-minds-and-big-screens/hey-siri-should-i-give-my-children-their-own-smart-speaker-acf718196ee3
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Medium
It’s not surprising. I’m a journalist covering tech and music, so I feel obliged to understand these devices that loom large in my work. There’s an Amazon Echo in my home office, an Apple HomePod in…
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https://djmag.com/longreads/future-gaming-electronic-music
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DJ Magazine
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https://news.stv.tv/archive/1401246-new-cancer-drug-could-help-people-with-heart-problems
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STV News
Aberdeen University researchers made the discovery during pre-clinical trials.
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https://www.wired.co.uk/article/bullshit-jobs-david-graeber-review
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Wired
David Graeber's new book, Bullshit Jobs, argues that many of us are working in meaningless “bullshit jobs”. Let automation continue and liberate people through universal basic income
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i7qTCoNVj3s&ab_channel=GerdLeonhard
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Gerd Leonhard
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https://medium.com/@firstround/why-mobile-will-win-first-in-vr-af542820c2a0
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Medium
Long before Oculus Rift appeared on the scene, I went to the 1993 Macworld convention in Boston and saw an image of VPL Research’s Jaron Lanier fully clad in his trademark dreadlocks, VR headset and…
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https://qz.com/1100221/the-worlds-first-negative-emissions-plant-has-opened-in-iceland-turning-carbon-dioxide-into-stone/
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Quartz
In hushed tones, climate scientists are talking about a technology that could pull us back from the brink of climate catastrophe.
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https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-02-19/new-research-says-humans-may-have-an-even-bigger-methane-problem?srnd=premium-europe
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Bloomberg
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https://www.eff.org/wp/crime-speech-how-arab-governments-use-law-silence-expression-online
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EFF
by Wafa Ben Hassine Download report (.pdf) Download data (.csv): Arrests/Detentions / Anonymous Arrests / People Access data in Google Drive (privacy policy) Contents Executive Summary Introduction Initial hypothesis Revised hypothesis Study limitations Methodology Phases Phase 1 Phase 2 Phase 3...
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https://www.gov.uk/government/news/cma-launches-digital-markets-strategy
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Gov UK
The CMA has launched its digital markets strategy, setting out how it will continue to protect consumers in rapidly developing digital markets, while fostering innovation.
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https://www.tennessean.com/story/money/industries/health-care/2019/02/14/rural-hospital-closures-ducktown-tn-gov-bill-lee-copper-basin-medical-center/2118872002/
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Tennessean
Rural hospitals are collapsing throughout Tennessee, creating health care deserts in poor, far-flung towns where residents are the most vulnerable.
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https://www.newsweek.com/2018/11/30/ai-and-automation-will-replace-most-human-workers-because-they-dont-have-be-1225552.html
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Newsweek
Economists were skeptical that robots could permanently displace humans on a large scale. But look at what's happening to retail jobs: The economists were wrong.
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https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/139-countries-could-get-all-of-their-power-from-renewable-sources1/
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Scientific American
Energy from wind, water and sun would eliminate nuclear and fossil fuels
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https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/its-not-my-fault-my-brain-implant-made-me-do-it/
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Scientific American
Where does responsibility lie if a person acts under the influence of their brain implant?
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http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/3899772
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Digital Journal
Digital Journal is a digital media news network with thousands of Digital Journalists in 200 countries around the world. Join us!
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gRCZR_BbjTo
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Vox
We are living in the age of the algorithm. So why not apply data science to a decades old issue?Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjOA full copy of ...
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https://worldview.stratfor.com/article/chinas-economic-reforms-get-another-chance
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Stratfor
In his first term, President Xi Jinping couldn't overcome the social, economic and political challenges that he inherited on taking office. But maybe the second term's the charm.
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https://www.popularmechanics.com/science/amp30719060/thorium-fission-fusion-nuclear-reactor/
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Popular Mechanics
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https://digiday.com/marketing/confessions-journalist-turned-marketer-wasnt-particularly-noble-begin/
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Digiday
This week's Confessions is from a former reporter who covered advertising.