Asia Letter, Q2 2015:
The UK and Germany Go with China
“In this issue of the quarterly Asia Letter, Scott Foster has captured the new momentum shift happening as China moves to expand its influence and the UK and Germany jump on board.”
We are pleased to welcome Dr. Philip Low as our next speaker, Friday, March 20, in Park City, Utah;
“From Finches to Hawking: Giving Voice to the Brain’s Whispers.”
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Mark Anderson’s 2015 Predictions
“No one does predictions like Mark Anderson, whose forecasts about the intersection of the economy and technology are closely followed in Silicon Valley.”
Piracy Vs. Crown Jewel Theft
At Forbes.com Mark discusses the impact of cyber espionage on the tech industry:
“In the last few years, we’ve seen a continued exponential increase in cyber attacks, with different purposes in mind: … listening to military communications, stealing customer IDs, and taking the greatest secrets held by corporations & governments – their “crown jewel” secrets.”
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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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:01:50 -0700
Marketwired (press release)
SNS FiRe Conference Names Mojio a 2015 FiReStarter Company
Marketwired (press release)
Mojio brings information about cars to people, something I expect a large number of drivers to find exciting and compelling," said Mark Anderson, FiRe Chair and CEO of the Strategic News Service. Future in Review is a gathering of world-class thought ...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 07:31:09 -0700
AT&T will focus on use cases to market connected cars, smart homes and digital ...
ATLANTA--AT&T Mobility (NYSE:T) has bet big on moving into new areas like connected cars, smart homes and the Internet of Things, banking on them to drive revenue growth for years to come. However, the company is still working on how best to market ...
Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:35:01 -0700
... summer,” Wieslaw Maslowski, et al, The Future of Arctic Sea Ice, Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Vol. 40: 625-654, May 2012. The U.S. Naval Postgraduate School paper is highly critical of global climate models that miss or omit many ...
Apocalyptic Meltdown UnderwayDissident Voice
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 19:28:53 -0700
Boston Globe (subscription)
Amazon's Bezos plays part as robots change the game
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But for several years starting in 2004, Bezos visited iRobot's offices, participated in strategy sessions held at places like the Massachusetts Institute of Technology , and became a mentor to iRobot chief executive Colin Angle, who cofounded the ...
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:04:00 +0000
Global Thought Leaders Converge to Work on Solving Some of the World’s Greatest Challenges in Real-Time Strategic News Service (SNS) is proud to announce that Mojio, the leading open platform for connecting cars, has been selected as a 2015 FiReStarter company to be featured at the 13th annual Future in Review (FiRe) conference. Described by […]
Tue, 03 Mar 2015 17:24:48 +0000
At the 16th annual design and engineering software event, scientist/inventor/futurist/bestselling SF author David Brin will discuss what’s on the horizon for five years down the road, and technologist/prognosticator/advisor Mark R. Anderson will discuss strategic security issues and how they complicate software and impact risk. Cyon Research announced today that David Brin will give the Friday […]
Tue, 24 Feb 2015 20:12:38 +0000
From Fortune: “No one does predictions like Mark Anderson, whose forecasts about the intersection of the economy and technology are closely followed in Silicon Valley. He has a global view of what’s the next big thing and place along an eye for hot products and countries that about to take a dive. Anderson is head […]