A Look Down Under (China)
“This week’s SNS issue is a mirror of last week’s adventures: two countries, two subjects, two stories. And, for a variety of reasons that will become apparent as we go, I am going to tell the stories separately, starting on the business and innovation side and moving to China’s increasingly threatening role in the region.”
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Thu, 17 May 2018 01:37:00 -0700
Will this work? No, argues Michael Shellenberger, President of Environmental Progress, over at Forbes. Contrariwise, he explains that the inherent variability of solar and wind will perversely "lock-in" fossil fuels making it harder and more expensive to ...
Thu, 17 May 2018 00:52:00 -0700
It can also potentially boost the chipmaker’s sales amongst gamers, who previously couldn’t afford their preferred Nvidia cards as strong demand from miners had pushed ASPs higher. Jen-Hsun Huang explained this aspect of their business in their latest ...
Wed, 16 May 2018 21:22:00 -0700
InterDigital also announced the appointment of Dr Henry Tirri as its new chief technology officer. Prior to this appointment Tirri served as executive vice president and chief technology officer of Harman International Industries, in addition to more than ...
Wed, 16 May 2018 17:51:00 -0700
Meanwhile Ed Butler asks Wired journalist Scott Thurm whether the Trump administration's clampdown is just part of the broader trade standoff between the world's two biggest economies. Plus, Chinese billionaire and artificial intelligence expert Kai-Fu Lee ...
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Thu, 17 May 2018 20:21:07 +0000
From BBC Business Daily: Are US allegations that Huawei is helping Beijing hack US data networks motivated by genuine suspicions or by trade protectionism? Joe Miller reports from the US where some Americans feel frustrated that their government is restricting them from using the Chinese tech firm’s cheap and reliable products. Meanwhile Ed Butler asks […]
Thu, 10 May 2018 15:13:56 +0000
Mark Anderson (CEO, Strategic News Service) presents his latest thinking on Flow and Interaction, which he has come to view as the two fundamental elements of the universe, constantly at work, continually shaping every aspect of our lives. Flow: The movement of substances, data, information, ideas, or innovations over time. Interaction: The internal or external […]
Tue, 30 Jan 2018 23:19:54 +0000
Technology Alliance Group For Northwest Washington State Please enjoy this video archive from Predictions 2018! We enjoy featuring Mark Anderson each January – great content as always. Please come join us next year for a delicious lunch and fascinating presentation. You can learn more about our annual Predictions event on our website here: www.tagnw.org/predictions Watch […]