Wednesday, October 22, 2014


FUTURISM UPDATE (October 23, 2014) 

FINANCIAL TIMES: Insurers ‘unready’ for climate change http://on.ft.com/1CWVHWM

HUFF POST: Amelia: IPsoft's New Artificial Intelligence Can Think Like A Human, And Wants Your Job http://lnkd.in/daZCHqx

CIO: Lufthansa leaves the computing to IBM http://trib.al/JPKogpE

REUTERS: Obama learns the same lesson other progressive presidents had to: You can have guns or butter, not both: http://reut.rs/1x9hbOh

FUTURE OBSERVATORY: NATO jets, including Canadian Hornets, scrambled twice in two days to intercept Russian spyplane http://goo.gl/5LvH0Z

BLOOMBERG: This is why the stock market rally is bad news: http://bloom.bg/1waFLSe

POP SCI: Four Technologies That Will Carry The Weight Of War http://lnkd.in/dcwuQNi

PEW RESEARCH: AI, Robotics, and the Future of Jobs http://lnkd.in/dXdr2yh

BLOOMBERG NEWS: The $13 billion plan to transform Capetown: http://bloom.bg/1FDL2o4

BLOOMBERG NEWS: Artificial Intelligence Is Next Frontier for Infosys http://lnkd.in/dthv-xm

FUTURE OBSERVATORY: Artificial intelligence could automate half of U.S. jobs in 20 years. 'Machine learning' could eliminate jobs like loan officer, cab driver and real-estate agent. http://lnkd.in/dbNgB5t

STANFORD UNIVERSITY: Artificial intelligence (AI) will have many profound societal effects http://lnkd.in/d_uNsr5

BUSINESS INSIDER: Artificial Intelligence Took America's Jobs And It's Going To Take A Lot More. The scary new dimension is artificial intelligence, which could replace as many as 50 million professional jobs. http://lnkd.in/dhaVhqP

FINANCIAL TIMES:   Russian plane violates Estonian air space http://on.ft.com/1CX4S9E

WASHINGTON POST: Sweden prepared to use ‘armed force, if necessary’ on suspected Russian submarine http://lnkd.in/dTwit9i

NEW REPUBLIC: This Is What It Will Look Like When Robots Take All Our Jobs http://lnkd.in/dnsDbVq

IF YOU GET REALLY UPSET AT PUTIN, YOU WILL BE BLACKMAIL WITH M.A.D. WWIII.  IN THE MEAN TIME, RE-CONQUERING EVERY NATION-STATE IS EASTERN EUROPE WILL BRING HIM GOLD AND GEOPOLITICAL AND POLITICAL DIVIDENDS, DIVIDENDS AS YOU HAVE NEVER SEEM. IN THE BACKGROUND, CHINA, A PROFITER FROM THE MOTIONS, WILL HAVE A GARGANTUAN LAUGHTER.

UPSTART: How to stop worrying about artificial intelligence and outsmart the job apocalypse http://lnkd.in/d7tyJmT

"Why Hong Kong, Tibet, Taiwan, and the China Sea Sovereign Possessions will ONLY be of the ownership of Continental China? http://lnkd.in/dq7X6fx

TECHNOLOGY REVIEW: A new breed of computer chips that operate more like the brain may be about to narrow the gulf between artificial and natural computation—between circuits that crunch through logical operations at blistering speed http://lnkd.in/d3gGtbs

THE INDEPENDENT: Advances in artificial intelligence could lead to mass unemployment, warn experts http://lnkd.in/dWn5TSn

YAHOO NEWS: DNA reveals that Neanderthals and humans first mated 50,000 years ago, researchers say: http://yhoo.it/1wkSkbe

THE ATLANTIC: Detroit and the evaporating right to running water http://theatln.tc/1wkqcVI

UNTIL POLAND IS RECAPTURED. MOSCOW TIMES: Poland Plays Hardball With Russia on Gas http://lnkd.in/dEJkJac

THE ECONOMIST: The oil price is tumbling. Is that good or bad news for the world economy? http://econ.st/1DBqrPo

FUTURE OBSERVATORY: The very laws of physics imply that artificial intelligence must be viable. What's holding us up? http://lnkd.in/dsaDfh7

BUSINESS SPECTATOR: Future Forward: What's next for smartphones http://lnkd.in/dhgiH7d

WASHINGTON POST: We’re failing to prepare our kids for the impending robot takeover​. Here’s what we should teach them. http://lnkd.in/dAPHbAN

BBC: Microsoft ditching the Nokia name on smartphones http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-29724072

BUSINESS INSIDER: Bill Gates Makes Over $1 Million Every Day Doing Almost Nothing. http://lnkd.in/dC3qyzj

LINKEDIN: "The Future-Ready Advice Bill Gates Gave Us 15 Years Ago... And Made Him a Superbillionaire in the Process!" http://lnkd.in/dxn98d9

GET BEYOND READY. THE ECONOMIST: The future of jobs. The onrushing wave. Previous technological innovation has always delivered more long-run employment, not less. But things can change.  http://lnkd.in/dRGiYdt

WALL STREET JOURNAL: The First $1 Trillion Company? Why Google Could Beat Apple to Milestone  http://blogs.wsj.com/moneybeat/2014/10/13/the-first-1-trillion-company-why-google-could-beat-apple-to-milestone/

TECH CRUNCH: Apple CEO Tim Cook meets with China's Vice Premier following iCloud security attack http://tcrn.ch/1wlexWw

THE ECONOMIST: Foreign direct investment into Myanmar tripled in three years to $2.6 billion in 2013 http://econ.st/12dju9V

AGAIN AND AGAIN AND ONCE AGAIN. CBS NEWS: White House on lockdown after latest fence jumper http://lnkd.in/dj8Uh8i)

THE ECONOMIST: Serbia is caught between its European ambitions and its prime minister's autocratic drift http://econ.st/11W2ipd

ENGADGET: Atom-scale brain sensors will show exactly how your mind works http://lnkd.in/d_vhPSk

BY MR. ANDRES AGOSTINI

White Swan Book Author (Source of this Article)

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