Friday, October 3, 2014

 
FUTURISM UPDATE (October 04, 2014)


DEFENSE SYSTEMS:  Pentagon launches Insider Threat Program  http://defensesystems.com/articles/2014/10/02/dod-insider-threat-program.aspx

WASHINGTON POST:  Why quarantines won’t stop Ebola from spreading in the U.S.  http://www.washingtonpost.com/posteverything/wp/2014/10/03/why-quarantines-wont-stop-ebola-from-spreading-in-the-u-s/

Goldman Sachs: The Internet Of Things  http://www.goldmansachs.com/our-thinking/outlook/iot-infographic.html?cid=tw-pa-iot-7

FASTCOMPANY: NEXT UP FOR FACEBOOK: HEALTH CARE http://www.fastcompany.com/3036654/healthware/next-up-for-facebook-health-care

ACCENTURE:  STATS | Chinese Consumers Embrace eCommerce on a Regular Basis  http://www.accenture.com/us-en/Pages/insight-stats-cgs-chinese-consumers-embrace-ecommerce-regular-basis.aspx?c=prod_cgstwt_10000219&n=smc_0514#sf30966011

CNN MONEY:  GM stops sales of new pickups, recalls 524K cars http://money.cnn.com/2014/10/03/autos/gm-recall/index.html?iid=SF_BN_River

NEW YORK:  Peter Thiel Wants to Make Hackers Into Heroes  http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2014/10/peter-thiel-wants-to-make-hackers-into-heroes.html?mid=twitter_nymag

NEW YORK TIMES:  JPMorgan Chase Hack: Ways to Protect Yourself  http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/04/your-money/jpmorgan-chase-hack-ways-to-protect-yourself.html?smid=tw-nytimesbits&_r=0

BLOOMBERG:  Why Does Bernanke Want a Mortgage, Anyway? Low Rates and Tax Breaks  http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-10-03/why-does-bernanke-want-mortgage-low-rates-and-tax-breaks.html?hootPostID=df8d583d9f62e25b9d52e93730fa1c1f

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  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/11139991/The-first-baby-has-been-born-following-a-womb-transplant.html

GIGAOM: IBM rolls out new server with help from Nvidia and the OpenPower Foundation https://gigaom.com/2014/10/02/ibm-rolls-out-new-server-with-help-from-nvidia-and-the-openpower-foundation-2/

CIO:  Expert: Basic Hacks Can Compromise Industrial Control Systems  http://www.cio.com/article/2690552/security0/expert-basic-hacks-can-compromise-industrial-control-systems.html

CIO: Microsoft's New Sway Tool Blends Office Apps Into a Platform for Presenting Ideas http://www.cio.com/article/2690356/microsoft-office/microsofts-new-sway-tool-blends-office-apps-into-a-platform-for-presenting-ideas.html

ENTREPRENEUR: FBI to Apple, Google: Your New Privacy Policies Are Making People Less Safe  http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237862

BLOOMBERG:  Understand what metadata is, why it matters and how it can help you monetize your content http://www.bloomberg.com/content-service/metadatawp/?utm_source=LinkedIn&utm_medium=SU&utm_content=metadatawp&utm_campaign=SU-textnophot

Planning to fail: How mistakes can help your business  http://www.bdc.ca/EN/small-business-week/Pages/how-mistakes-can-help-your-business.html?utm_source=linkedin.com&utm_medium=socialmedia&utm_campaign=sbw2014

 IEEE Spectrum: Process for Producing Layered 2-D Materials Determines Their Electronic Properties http://lnkd.in/ddDnCkr

FRANCE 24:  Heads roll in Spain bank scandal implicating ex-IMF chief  http://www.france24.com/en/20141003-heads-roll-spain-bank-scandal-implicating-ex-imf-chief/?aef_campaign_date=2014-10-03&aef_campaign_ref=partage_aef&ns_campaign=reseaux_sociaux&ns_linkname=editorial&ns_mchannel=social&ns_source=twitter

YAHOO FINANCE:  How self-made are today's billionaires?  http://finance.yahoo.com/news/self-made-todays-billionaires-173541975.html

PC:  4.4 Billion Worldwide Lack Net Access  http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2469764,00.asp

COMPUTERWORLD:  Solar power on track to be world’s largest electricity source by 2050  www.computerworld.com/article/2691389/solar-power-on-track-to-be-worlds-largest-electricity-source-by-2050.html

INC:   Less than 3 percent of companies that received venture capital funding have women CEOs, according to the study.  http://www.inc.com/associated-press/women-led-businesses-get-little-venture-capital.html?cid=sf01001

BBC:  The expert guide to space colonies  http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20141002-time-to-plan-a-space-colony

Huffington Post:  Cybernetic Synthetic Biology And The Internet of Living Things  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/lee-cronin/cybernetic-synthetic-biol_b_5914644.html?utm_hp_ref=tw

NANO WERK:  'Stealth' nanoparticles could improve cancer vaccines  http://www.nanowerk.com/nanotechnology-news/newsid=37594.php

3#D PRINT:  NovaCopy to Distribute All 3D Systems ProX 3D Metal Printers http://3dprint.com/15051/novacopy-3d-systems-printers/

What the US Navy can learn from jellyfish. Researchers at Caltech are studying natural fuel efficiency of the underwater creatures. http://america.aljazeera.com/watch/shows/techknow/articles/2014/6/12/what-the-us-navycanlearnfromjellyfish.html

FAST COMPANY:  How The "Internet Of Things" Is Turning Cities Into Living Organisms  http://www.fastcompany.com/biomimicry/how-the-internet-of-things-is-turning-cities-into-organisms

MAKEZINE: The Internet of Living Things http://makezine.com/2013/03/04/the-internet-of-living-things/

CIO:  LinkedIn's New 'SlideShare' App is a Presentation Library for iOS 8 Devices  http://www.cio.com/article/2690881/mobile-apps/linkedins-new-slideshare-app-is-a-presentation-library-for-ios-8.html

LINKEDIN: "Sorry, Simplicity is not Omnipresent and Ubiquitous!"  http://www.linkedin.com/pulse/article/20141003224230-34427457-sorry-simplicity-is-not-omnipresent-and-ubiquitous

RT:  Russia completes ratification of Eurasian Economic Union, as Putin signs law  http://rt.com/business/192956-russia-putin-law-economicunion/

ENGADGET:  The Tah Bluetooth stick lets you control (almost) anything with a smartphone  http://www.engadget.com/2014/10/03/tah-bluetooth-arduino-board/

YAHOO FINANCE:  The World's 2,325 Billionaires Have These 14 Traits In Common http://finance.yahoo.com/news/14-mind-blowing-facts-worlds-204640399.html

Shutting Down Cancer by Understanding its Communication System  http://www.21stcentech.com/shutting-cancer-matter-understanding-communication-system/

CIO:  Researchers Hope to Diagnose Deadly Ebola Virus with Nanotech  http://www.cio.com/article/2690794/health/researchers-hope-to-diagnose-deadly-ebola-virus-with-nanotech.html

BROOKINGS:  The Reasons Why Trade Clearly Matters  http://www.brookings.edu/research/podcasts/2014/10/trade-clearly-matters
 
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