Thursday, October 2, 2014


FUTURISM UPDATE (October 03, 2014)

BBC:  Toyota's plans for a fuel cell future  http://www.bbc.com/news/business-29459999

POPULAR SCIENCE: CHEOS-- China's New Eye In Space  http://www.popsci.com/blog-network/eastern-arsenal/cheos-chinas-new-eye-space?dom=PSC&loc=recent&lnk=1&con=cheos-chinas-new-eye-in-space

MARKET WATCH:  Japan Inc. begins to turn against the weak yen  www.marketwatch.com/story/japan-inc-begins-to-turn-against-the-weak-yen-2014-10-02?siteid=rss&rss=1&utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

WALL STREET JOURNAL:  5 THINGS TO WATCH IN THE U.S. JOBS REPORT  http://blogs.wsj.com/briefly/2014/10/02/5-things-to-watch-in-the-u-s-jobs-report/

THE DIPLOMAT:  Distrust About China’s Antitrust Campaign  http://thediplomat.com/2014/09/distrust-about-chinas-antitrust-campaign/

BUSINESS WEEK:  Amazon Warehouse Workers Want to Be Paid for Waiting in Line  http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-10-02/security-checks-paid-as-work-supreme-court-will-decide

THE VERGE: This is not a Prius: Lamborghini made a plug-in hybrid with 910 horsepower http://www.theverge.com/2014/10/1/6882107/lamborghini-asterion-plug-in-hybrid-with-910-horsepower

FORTUNE: Forget the jobs numbers, America needs to focus on its income problem  http://fortune.com/2014/10/02/us-employment-wages-jobs/?utm_content=bufferc7622&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

BLOOMBERG:  Buffett to Buy Van Tuyl, Create Berkshire Auto Unit  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-10-02/buffett-to-buy-van-tuyl-create-berkshire-hathaway-automotive.html

BBC:  JP Morgan sees 76 million customer accounts hacked  http://www.bbc.com/news/business-29470381

FORBES: Putin Is Winning: EU Backs Away From Ukraine Trade Pact; U.S. On The Sidelines www.forbes.com/sites/paulroderickgregory/2014/10/02/as-russia-intimidates-europe-obama-fiddles-on-energy-policy/

BLOOMBERG:  How generous are the top 50 S&P 500 companies’ 401(k)s?  http://www.bloomberg.com/infographics/2014-07-22/401k-plan-comparison.html#/50000/3.00/5/2.40/6.20/scorings/assets

FORTUNE:  After all those IPO flops, does ad tech deserve a second chance?  http://fortune.com/2014/10/02/advertising-tech/?utm_content=bufferb5c43&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Chinese Navy – Looks Like China’s Sending a Stealth Fighter to Sea  http://nosi.org/2014/10/03/chinese-navy-looks-like-chinas-sending-a-stealth-fighter-to-sea/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

THE ECONOMIST: Saving for retirement. Prudence penalised. European savers have suffered terrible returns from pension funds  http://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21621883-european-savers-have-suffered-terrible-returns-pension-funds-prudence?fsrc=scn/tw_ec/prudence_penalised

ACCENTURE:  The Everyday Bank reinvention requires significant changes to distribution and marketing to meet customers’ needs more holistically. http://www.accenture.com/microsites/everydaybank/Pages/banking-distribution-marketing-revolution.aspx?c=fs_evdydmspov_10000003&n=smc_0914#sf31873226

CIO:  Young Adults Clueless on Cybersecurity Profession  http://www.cio.com/article/2690312/cybercrime/young-adults-clueless-on-cybersecurity-profession.html?utm_campaign=sflow_tweet#tk.rss_all

CATO INSTITUTE: Washington Should Recognize India as an Emerging Great Power  http://www.cato.org/blog/washington-should-recognize-india-emerging-great-power?utm_content=buffer597e7&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

MONEY:  California Judge Rules That There’s Nothing Sacred About Pension Promises http://time.com/money/3457656/stockton-bankruptcy-judge-pension-promises/

YOUTUBE: Rethinking Learning in the Digital Age - Mitchel Resnick  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A_0XzM34_Ew&feature=youtu.be

TIME:  NASA is 3D-printing a better rocket http://ti.me/1qUABl1

WIRED:  The Unpatchable Malware That Infects USBs Is Now on the Loose  http://www.wired.com/2014/10/code-published-for-unfixable-usb-attack/?mbid=social_twitter

IEEE Spectrum:  Nanograss is Greener on the Photovoltaic Side  http://spectrum.ieee.org/nanoclast/green-tech/solar/nanograss-is-greener-on-the-photovoltaic-side?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+IeeeSpectrum+%28IEEE+Spectrum%29

THE ECONOMIST:  Schumpeter. Philosopher kings. Business leaders would benefit from studying great writers http://www.economist.com/news/business/21621778-business-leaders-would-benefit-studying-great-writers-philosopher-kings?fsrc=scn/tw_ec/philosopher_kings

THE ECONOMIST: Commodity prices. Oil and trouble. Tumbling resource prices suggest the world economy is slowing http://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21621875-tumbling-resource-prices-suggest-world-economy-slowing-oil-and-trouble?fsrc=scn/tw_ec/oil_and_trouble

ENGADGET:  Seriously: Dubai police get Google Glass to go with their Lamborghinis http://www.engadget.com/2014/10/02/dubai-detectives-google-glass/

BLOOMBERG:  Singapore Shows How to Keep Factories Open as Costs Rise  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-10-02/singapore-shows-how-to-keep-factories-open-as-costs-rise.html

CIO:  Social Media Marketing ROI – The Business Value of Friends, Followers and Connections  http://www.cio.com/article/2685644/social-media/social-media-marketing-roi-the-business-value-of-friends-followers-and-connections.html?source=nwwcontrib

THE ECONOMIST:  Our interactive guide to global labour markets http://econ.st/1x31Cbu

PHYS ORG:  Quantum meets classical: Qubit fabricated with integrated micromagnet increases speed of quantum manipulation in silicon http://phys.org/news/2014-08-quantum-classical-qubit-fabricated-micromagnet.html#jCp

BLOOMBERG:  Albert Edwards Says Watch Japanese Yen and Be Very Afraid  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-10-02/albert-edwards-says-watch-japanese-yen-and-be-very-very-afraid.html

PHYS ORG: Majorana fermion: Physicists observe elusive particle that is its own antiparticle http://phys.org/news/2014-10-majorana-fermion-physicists-elusive-particle.html

CATO INSTITUTE:  Government Crowding Out, USPS Style http://www.cato.org/blog/government-crowding-out-usps-style?utm_content=buffer99245&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

WIRED: 3D-printed pizza and tech 'groundbreaking' for ISS http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2014-10/02/maker-faire-space-3d-printing

POPULAR MECHANICS: How We Could Actually Build a Space Colony www.popularmechanics.com/science/space/deep/how-we-could-actually-build-a-space-colony-17268252?src=spr_TWITTER&spr_id=1457_94989486

NEXT GOV: Does the Intelligence Community Really Get Hadoop?  http://www.nextgov.com/big-data/2014/09/does-intelligence-community-really-get-hadoop/95465/

Deloitte: 3D opportunity: The course on additive manufacturing for business leaders  http://dupress.com/articles/3d-opportunity-additive-manufacturing-course/?id=gx:2sm:3tw:4dupmooc:5awa:6dup:20140926101128:dopp

REUTERS: BRITISH PETROLEUM asks judge to reconsider 'gross negligence' ruling http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/10/03/us-bp-spill-motion-idUSKCN0HS04N20141003?feedType=RSS&feedName=businessNews

TECH CRUNCH: Will Tesla Finally Unveil An Insane Model S Supercar? http://techcrunch.com/2014/10/02/will-tesla-finally-unveil-an-insane-model-s-supercar/?ncid=rss&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+Techcrunch+%28TechCrunch%29

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