Thursday, October 2, 2014

FUTURISM UPDATE (October 03, 2014)

BBC:  Toyota's plans for a fuel cell future

POPULAR SCIENCE: CHEOS-- China's New Eye In Space

MARKET WATCH:  Japan Inc. begins to turn against the weak yen


THE DIPLOMAT:  Distrust About China’s Antitrust Campaign

BUSINESS WEEK:  Amazon Warehouse Workers Want to Be Paid for Waiting in Line

THE VERGE: This is not a Prius: Lamborghini made a plug-in hybrid with 910 horsepower

FORTUNE: Forget the jobs numbers, America needs to focus on its income problem

BLOOMBERG:  Buffett to Buy Van Tuyl, Create Berkshire Auto Unit

BBC:  JP Morgan sees 76 million customer accounts hacked

FORBES: Putin Is Winning: EU Backs Away From Ukraine Trade Pact; U.S. On The Sidelines

BLOOMBERG:  How generous are the top 50 S&P 500 companies’ 401(k)s?

FORTUNE:  After all those IPO flops, does ad tech deserve a second chance?

Chinese Navy – Looks Like China’s Sending a Stealth Fighter to Sea

THE ECONOMIST: Saving for retirement. Prudence penalised. European savers have suffered terrible returns from pension funds

ACCENTURE:  The Everyday Bank reinvention requires significant changes to distribution and marketing to meet customers’ needs more holistically.

CIO:  Young Adults Clueless on Cybersecurity Profession

CATO INSTITUTE: Washington Should Recognize India as an Emerging Great Power

MONEY:  California Judge Rules That There’s Nothing Sacred About Pension Promises

YOUTUBE: Rethinking Learning in the Digital Age - Mitchel Resnick

TIME:  NASA is 3D-printing a better rocket

WIRED:  The Unpatchable Malware That Infects USBs Is Now on the Loose

IEEE Spectrum:  Nanograss is Greener on the Photovoltaic Side

THE ECONOMIST:  Schumpeter. Philosopher kings. Business leaders would benefit from studying great writers

THE ECONOMIST: Commodity prices. Oil and trouble. Tumbling resource prices suggest the world economy is slowing

ENGADGET:  Seriously: Dubai police get Google Glass to go with their Lamborghinis

BLOOMBERG:  Singapore Shows How to Keep Factories Open as Costs Rise

CIO:  Social Media Marketing ROI – The Business Value of Friends, Followers and Connections

THE ECONOMIST:  Our interactive guide to global labour markets

PHYS ORG:  Quantum meets classical: Qubit fabricated with integrated micromagnet increases speed of quantum manipulation in silicon

BLOOMBERG:  Albert Edwards Says Watch Japanese Yen and Be Very Afraid

PHYS ORG: Majorana fermion: Physicists observe elusive particle that is its own antiparticle

CATO INSTITUTE:  Government Crowding Out, USPS Style

WIRED: 3D-printed pizza and tech 'groundbreaking' for ISS

POPULAR MECHANICS: How We Could Actually Build a Space Colony

NEXT GOV: Does the Intelligence Community Really Get Hadoop?

Deloitte: 3D opportunity: The course on additive manufacturing for business leaders

REUTERS: BRITISH PETROLEUM asks judge to reconsider 'gross negligence' ruling

TECH CRUNCH: Will Tesla Finally Unveil An Insane Model S Supercar?

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