Tuesday, July 8, 2014



3 Things You Should Know About The Network Economy   http://www.forbes.com/sites/gregsatell/2014/07/07/3-things-you-should-know-the-network-economy/

Google's new wearable project is a smart contact lens with medical uses  http://www.engadget.com/2014/01/16/google-smart-contact-lens/

Neuroscientists Object to Europe’s Human Brain Project   http://www.technologyreview.com/news/528796/neuroscientists-object-to-europes-human-brain-project/?utm_campaign=socialsync&utm_medium=social-post&utm_source=twitter

Super Typhoon Threatens Three Of Japan's Nuclear Power Plants   http://www.ibtimes.com/super-typhoon-threatens-three-japans-nuclear-power-plants-1620626#.U7rFI5Zjm8w.facebook

Possible aircraft technologies of 2040  http://www.kurzweilai.net/possible-aircraft-technologies-of-2040

REUTERS: Wall St. slumps in broad decline, Dow under 17,000  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/07/08/us-markets-stocks-idUSKBN0FD14H20140708

REUTERS: Verizon: U.S. government made 150,000 customer info requests in 2014  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/07/08/us-verizon-transparency-data-idUSKBN0FD20120140708

REUTERS: Samsung, Intel, Dell team up on standards for connected gadgets   http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/07/08/us-tech-connectivity-idUSKBN0FD09920140708

Securing the Smart Energy Grid Is a National Concern  http://www.emergencymgmt.com/safety/Securing-the-Smart-Energy-Grid.html

Microwaves of the future count calories so you don't have to  http://www.engadget.com/2014/07/08/ge-calorie-counting-microwaves/

Taking Past Lessons Learned, Amtrak Designs The Next Acela   http://www.forbes.com/sites/jasonrabinowitz/2014/07/08/taking-past-lessons-learned-amtrak-designs-the-next-acela/?utm_campaign=forbestwittersf&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social

REUTERS: Lacker says inflation moving toward Fed's target   http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/07/08/us-usa-fed-idUSKBN0FD21620140708?feedType=RSS&feedName=businessNews

This Artificial Intelligence Company Could 'Eradicate The Spreadsheet' And Do The Work Of A $250,000 Consultant  http://www.businessinsider.com/narrative-science-2014-7#ixzz36uZsJLly

The Polar Vortex and Global Warming – Does One Disprove the Other?   http://www.21stcentech.com/polar-vortex-global-warming-disprove-other/

DARPA Condensed an Entire Communications System Into This Dime-Sized Chip  http://inthecapital.streetwise.co/2014/07/07/darpa-tiny-communications-chip/

An Urban Reality: Smart Cities   http://theinstitute.ieee.org/technology-focus/technology-topic/an-urban-reality-smart-cities?utm_content=buffer82352&utm_medium=social&utm_source=linkedin.com&utm_campaign=buffer

GE’s $1 Billion Software Bet   http://www.technologyreview.com/news/527381/ges-1-billion-software-bet/

Google's founders on the future of health, transport – and robots   http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/jul/07/google-founders-larry-page-sergey-brin-interview

A newly launched satellite will reveal even more about the planet’s workings than originally planned  http://www.economist.com/news/science-and-technology/21606255-newly-launched-satellite-will-reveal-even-more-about-planets-workings

13 Predictions About The Future That Were Spectacularly Wrong - See more at: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/02/03/wrong-predictions-about-the-future_n_4297269.html#sthash.2r0LYLls.dpuf

 SPIEGEL Interview with Hillary Clinton: 'Surveillance on Merkel's Phone Was Absolutely Wrong'  http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/hillary-clinton-interview-on-german-us-ties-and-presidential-plans-a-979812.html

Steve Wozniak: No one wanted to work under Steve Jobs ever again   http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/jul/08/steve-wozniakr-steve-jobs-apple

The Ethics of Autonomous Cars  http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2013/10/the-ethics-of-autonomous-cars/280360/

THE ATLANTIC:  Edward Snowden or the NSA: Who Violated Your Privacy More?  http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2014/07/edward-snowden-or-the-nsa-who-violated-your-privacy-more/374066/

THE ATLANTIC: We're Already Designing Babies  http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2014/07/were-already-designing-babies/373896/

THE ATLANTIC: Data Science: What the Facebook Controversy is Really About  http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2014/07/data-science-what-the-facebook-controversy-is-really-about/373770/

CNN: Kill switch: breeding kamikaze mosquitoes  http://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/08/tech/innovation/breeding-kamikaze-mosquitoes/index.html?hpt=te_t1

CNN: Uber cheaper than New York City taxi - for now  http://money.cnn.com/2014/07/07/technology/uber-taxi-discount/index.html

YAHOO FINANCE: Concern Over ‘Severe’ Pullback Sends U.S. Stocks Lower  http://finance.yahoo.com/news/u-stocks-drop-second-day-161727017.html

YAHOO FINANCE: After Detroit, another city ponders bankruptcy  http://finance.yahoo.com/news/detroit-another-city-ponders-bankruptcy-175150788.html

YAHOO FINANCE: United Airlines to outsource more than 630 jobs at U.S. airports   http://finance.yahoo.com/news/united-airlines-outsource-more-630-jobs-u-airports-232215683--finance.html

YAHOO FINANCE: Who's Next? Pot changes won't stop with Washington  http://finance.yahoo.com/news/whos-next-pot-changes-wont-stop-washington-061701976--finance.html

YAHOO FINANCE: Belgium seeks meeting with France's BNP to discuss $9 billion U.S. fine  http://finance.yahoo.com/news/belgium-seeks-meeting-frances-bnp-discuss-9-billion-152433371--sector.html

BUSINESSINSIDER: Here's Why Militaries Around The World Prefer To Buy Russian Weapons  http://www.businessinsider.com/russians-billions-old-weapons-2014-7

Sand-based lithium ion batteries that outperform standard by three times   http://phys.org/news/2014-07-sand-based-lithium-ion-batteries-outperform.html

Astronomers bring the third dimension to a doomed star's outburst   http://phys.org/news/2014-07-astronomers-dimension-doomed-star-outburst.html