MICROSOFT WILL BUILD computers even more sleek and beautiful than Apple’s. Robots will 3-D-print cool shoes that are personalized just for you. (And you’ll get them in just a few short days.) Neural networks will take over medical diagnostics, and Continue reading Wired’s top 20 list of techies they think will change the future
“We are going to have to decide fairly soon whether Google, Facebook and Amazon are the kinds of natural monopolies that need to be regulated, or whether we allow the status quo to continue, pretending that unfettered monoliths don’t inflict Continue reading Is it time to [over]regulate Google, Amazon and Facebook?
Between Moonalice gigs, lead vocalist and co-founder of Elevation Partners, Roger McNamee, beamed into CNBC’s “Fast Money” on Monday to report that “Netflix faces some “gigantic threats,” After Netflix reported a mixed quarter, McNamee, was hearing the footsteps of Apple and Amazon. “I think Amazon and Apple, Continue reading Roger McNamee sees Apple and Amazon on the road to disrupt Netflix, but in the end “content still wins”
The tech landscape is lush with entrepreneurial companies, such as Facebook, Lyft and Airbnb, whose success blossomed only after the founders had modified or even abandoned their original vision. “It’s almost always the case that the greatest firms are discovered Continue reading Stanford GSB study: tech firms are “discovered and not planned.”
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