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Graphene: Enabling Tomorrow’s Transport


“Can we create a new generation of lightweighted vehicles, so much lighter and stronger that we can power them with the sun, make money, do the necessary tasks of transport, and continue to maintain our lifestyles?”


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Operation BedBug

China’s Stealth Campaign
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Theft Nation

Theft Nation is “the best available description of the Chinese national business model and its effect on the global economy,” according to a top official at the US Department of Justice.

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FiRe 2015 Launches Pattern Computing Startup

The first computer system incorporating IBM’s TrueNorth computer chip was conceived in Deer Valley, Utah last month, in a mere four days at the Future in Review conference.

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China: Innovator or Thief

“50% of [China’s recent] growth has been founded on stealing [W]estern business ideas, via old-fashioned industrial espionage and more sophisticated state-sponsored hacking.”


SNS was first to recognize the pattern. Ongoing coverage: Chinese Economy Facing Collapse | BBC Business Daily | Chinese & US Markets: Part One | Part Two | Part Three


SNS Calls the Crash:
Peak Pricing, Not Peak Oil

The most important economic prediction
of the decade

“$50/bbl should do it. … And since this will change almost everything in global economics, it seems worth sharing… I don’t think oil is ever coming back.”

– 7/12/14, Mark Anderson, SNS Global Report

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SNS Connects: FiReStarters

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  • Will you and your robot look back in 10 years and thank Geordie Rose?

    Wed, 26 Oct 2016 03:25:00 -0700

    That’s the world envisioned by Suzanne Gildert and Geordie Rose. They run Kindred ... a Rose-founded company that’s become a force in quantum computing, an esoteric technology that bypasses physical laws to crunch data faster than traditional machines.

  • Campbell Soup bets big on personalized nutrition with $32m investment in Habit

    Wed, 26 Oct 2016 02:46:00 -0700

    said Leroy Hood, co-founder of The Institute for Systems Biology and Habit science advisor. “We’re at the beginning of a new era in nutrition - personalized nutrition, based on science, enabled by big data and computational mathematics that will change ...

  • Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego marks 75 years with launch of bold expan...

    Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:25:00 -0700

    Already, the museum has raised $56.7 million — some of it through a $35 million challenge grant established by Joan and Irwin Jacobs, whose son, Paul Jacobs, the former chief executive of Qualcomm, is now president of the museum’s board. “By every ...

  • Google’s Alphabet experiment misses key goal

    Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:52:00 -0700

    “The long-term viability of the project was always in question,” said Chetan Sharma, an independent wireless industry analyst. “I think the new CFO put an end to the experiment that wasn’t really going anywhere.” With some of Alphabet’s more ...

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    By Arunabh Satpathy Everybody is talking about autonomous cars these days, but no one knows the exact contours of its effects. To answer that question, the FiRe 2016 conference brought together host Robert Anderson, Chairman and CEO, Hybrid Electric Vehicle Technologies and HEVT LLC and Craig Giffi, Vice Chairman, US Automotive Leader, and Deloitte LLP […]

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