Friday, October 3, 2014

FUTURISM UPDATE (October 04, 2014)

DEFENSE SYSTEMS:  Pentagon launches Insider Threat Program

WASHINGTON POST:  Why quarantines won’t stop Ebola from spreading in the U.S.

Goldman Sachs: The Internet Of Things


ACCENTURE:  STATS | Chinese Consumers Embrace eCommerce on a Regular Basis

CNN MONEY:  GM stops sales of new pickups, recalls 524K cars

NEW YORK:  Peter Thiel Wants to Make Hackers Into Heroes

NEW YORK TIMES:  JPMorgan Chase Hack: Ways to Protect Yourself

BLOOMBERG:  Why Does Bernanke Want a Mortgage, Anyway? Low Rates and Tax Breaks

THE TELEGRAPH:  The first baby has been born following a womb transplant. The first baby has been born following a womb transplant, the Telegraph had learned

GIGAOM: IBM rolls out new server with help from Nvidia and the OpenPower Foundation

CIO:  Expert: Basic Hacks Can Compromise Industrial Control Systems

CIO: Microsoft's New Sway Tool Blends Office Apps Into a Platform for Presenting Ideas

ENTREPRENEUR: FBI to Apple, Google: Your New Privacy Policies Are Making People Less Safe

BLOOMBERG:  Understand what metadata is, why it matters and how it can help you monetize your content

Planning to fail: How mistakes can help your business

 IEEE Spectrum: Process for Producing Layered 2-D Materials Determines Their Electronic Properties

FRANCE 24:  Heads roll in Spain bank scandal implicating ex-IMF chief

YAHOO FINANCE:  How self-made are today's billionaires?

PC:  4.4 Billion Worldwide Lack Net Access,2817,2469764,00.asp

COMPUTERWORLD:  Solar power on track to be world’s largest electricity source by 2050

INC:   Less than 3 percent of companies that received venture capital funding have women CEOs, according to the study.

BBC:  The expert guide to space colonies

Huffington Post:  Cybernetic Synthetic Biology And The Internet of Living Things

NANO WERK:  'Stealth' nanoparticles could improve cancer vaccines

3#D PRINT:  NovaCopy to Distribute All 3D Systems ProX 3D Metal Printers

What the US Navy can learn from jellyfish. Researchers at Caltech are studying natural fuel efficiency of the underwater creatures.

FAST COMPANY:  How The "Internet Of Things" Is Turning Cities Into Living Organisms

MAKEZINE: The Internet of Living Things

CIO:  LinkedIn's New 'SlideShare' App is a Presentation Library for iOS 8 Devices

LINKEDIN: "Sorry, Simplicity is not Omnipresent and Ubiquitous!"

RT:  Russia completes ratification of Eurasian Economic Union, as Putin signs law

ENGADGET:  The Tah Bluetooth stick lets you control (almost) anything with a smartphone

YAHOO FINANCE:  The World's 2,325 Billionaires Have These 14 Traits In Common

Shutting Down Cancer by Understanding its Communication System

CIO:  Researchers Hope to Diagnose Deadly Ebola Virus with Nanotech

BROOKINGS:  The Reasons Why Trade Clearly Matters
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