Digital Wellness and the
Transformation of Healthcare
“…we have been working over the last five years or so to help Leroy Hood and Larry Smarr redefine the practice of modern medicine. Larry Smarr has brought the science of the Quantified Self into the mainstream and Lee Hood has been taking more detailed measurements from “100 Pioneers” in a new medical program aimed at establishing baseline figures for health and preventive medicine.”
On Dec. 4, Mark Anderson, “the world’s most accurate predictions expert,” will present his Top Tech & Economy Predictions for 2015; at the legendary Waldorf Astoria.
Join us for FiRe 2015, October 6-9, 2015, at the Stein Eriksen Lodge in Park City, Utah.
Strategic News Service CEO Mark Anderson comments on What Microsoft’s job cuts really mean for the company.
The FiReFilms Team unites SNS members and others who believe that documentary films are in a unique position at the intersection of technology and social change to be a powerful tool for world improvement; and who wish to be informed of, and share, unique benefits of membership through their alliance with SNS. Learn more and then Join the Team!
After a historic 2nd successful launch of his private Dragon spacecraft, SpaceX CEO and SNS member Elon Musk recently tested the revolutionary “hovering” Grasshopper rocket prototype. See more SNS members making headlines, in SNS iNews™.
The FiReStarters program is just one SNS Connection Hub, showcasing businesses with new and emerging technologies – nominated by trusted strategic investment SNS members – at SNS FiRe conferences & beyond. We believe these businesses are making strides in improving our world.
The Strategic News Service® is the world’s most reliable source of advanced information at the intersection of technology and the global economy. Its publicly graded prediction rate in these areas is unmatched, and its success in pointing out critically important new strategic issues to global thought leaders – often in their own areas of expertise – is now well-established. This is why Bill Gates, Michael Dell, Paul Jacobs, Justin Rattner, Elon Musk, Bill Janeway, and many other global intellectual, policy, and business leaders have become SNS Members.
December 4, 2014
Approximately 48 issues per year, plus special industry alerts
Exclusive Invitations to SNS Events
First to receive invitations to all SNS events, complete with Earlybird discounts
Access to Media and Past Issue Archives
Different membership levels offer access to all or partial media and SNS issue archives
SNS Members’ Research Desktop
Online resource featuring SNS members’ top-ranked websites in multiple categories
SNS Members’ Library
SNS members’ book & blog recommendations in business, economics, management, and more
Frequently used terms and acronyms in the SNS weekly report
And much more…
These are core FiRe target areas of interest. FiRe looks at the future of everything in these categories, from chip designs to high performance computing, cloud structure to wireless and software.
More Computing & Communications
Beginning with Project Inkwell, the first global vendor consortium on appropriate technology in K12, SNS has taken a deep look into creating the next model for modern education.
SNS has redefined global economics theory through an IP-centric view, with strong results in prediction success, from companies to countries. Finance subjects are focused upon venture capital and technology funding, with additional work on global equity markets.
More Economics & Finance
Perhaps the first team to unveil the Enron scandal, SNS has a long history of accurate predictions of oil pricing and energy outcomes. Areas of interest include alternative energy, energy markets, energy connection to climate change.
The world we depend upon for survival, from the oceans to the atmosphere, from how we affect the environment, to what technology can bring to retain global environmental health.
FiRe-initiated global efforts to improve the world through the appropriate application of technology.
More Global Initiatives
The “fixing healthcare” discussion at FiRe has focused upon the question of how to fix a broken business model, generally seeking ways to bring providers and patients back into primary contact. This section also includes new work in healthcare solutions, from Quantified Self to the new SNS field of Nutritional Microanalysis.
Research by members of the FiRe Community into pure science, including (and not limited to) physics, evolutionary theory, ethology, climatology and more.
More Pure Science
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:05:46 -0800
NBNco director Simon Hackett joins RedFlow board
Impress Media Australia (press release)
Internode founder and NBNco director Simon Hackett today joined the board of leading Australian battery pioneer RedFlow (ASX:RFX), as a non-executive director. Simon assumed his new role at the Annual General Meeting of RedFlow (ASX:RFX) which ...
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:58:07 -0800
How Dell transforms inside-out while adopting an outside-in approach
So while Michael Dell, who scoffs at the investor community as "circus clowns", took his company private only last year, he was plotting to do so for six years or so, with about 40 acquisitions at $18 billion. And Dell's Team India seems to be at the ...
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:31:59 -0800
MIT Technology Review
The Search for Exceptional Genomes
MIT Technology Review
They include Human Longevity Inc., a startup created by entrepreneur J. Craig Venter, which wants to decipher one million people's genomes by 2020. Another effort, known as the Resilience Project, is looking for one million healthy volunteers over age ...
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:17:00 -0800
Scientific American (blog)
Extreme Ice Survey: Antarctic Time-Lapses
Scientific American (blog)
What started as an isolated assignment for James Balog in 2005 to capture photographs of glaciers in Iceland for a story in The New Yorker magazine has grown into a much larger project. The Extreme Ice Survey ... for rain, snow, or sleet. With more ...
Sign up for less if your company is a group subscriber, or learn more about our Corporate Volume Licensing, by clicking here.
Our Past and Current Corporate Volume Members:
Accenture CIO Forum
Goldman Sachs Intl.
Park City Institute
University of Michigan
University of Washington
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:51:09 +0000
Connect with the World Conference on October 9 in Mount Vernon to Focus on the Benefits of Publicly Owned Broadband Infrastructure Local and national private sector and government leaders will meet in Mount Vernon, Washington, on October 9, 2014 to discuss the benefits of publicly owned broadband infrastructure during the innovative Connect with the World […]
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:51:38 +0000
From Seattle’s Crosscut.com: Strategic News Service CEO Mark Anderson comments on What Microsoft’s job cuts really mean for the company. Read the article at Crosscut.
Fri, 23 May 2014 19:53:15 +0000
Sci-fi author Neal Stephenson writes books about cyber punks who spend their free time in a virtual world and deliver pizzas on high-speed skateboards. In real life, though, he’s concerned about something a little more down to earth: Getting past the app. Fellow sci-fi scribe David Brin asked Stephenson about his predictions for the next […]