What’s interesting this week? #13

2019 Tech Trends Annual Report

I spent a week in a VR headset, here’s what happened

Hugging Your Kids Makes Them Smarter And Every Hug Matters, Says Science

You will soon be able to pay your subway fare with your face in China

The Hottest Chat App for Teens Is … Google Docs

The 20 Best Examples Of Using Artificial Intelligence For Retail Experiences

Loomia’s electronic jacket heats up the e-textile market

List of emerging technologies

What’s interesting this week? #11

10 Breakthrough Technologies 2019

Self-charging socks could track your exercise and power wearable tech

This Hotel Has Rooms That Clean Themselves

Facebook and Telegram Are Hoping to Succeed Where Bitcoin Failed

Algorithmic Justice Could Clear 250,000 Convictions in California

3 simple habits that can protect your brain from cognitive decline

How to Read 80ish Books a Year (And Actually Remember Them)

The real reason why Facebook and Google won’t change

Markets Are Eating The World

How Plato Foresaw Facebook’s Folly

What’s interesting this week? #10

Sweden: How to Live in the World’s First Cashless Society

AI Is Rapidly Augmenting Healthcare and Longevity

China Will Likely Corner the 5G Market—and the US Has No Plan

Emotional Intelligence: The Social Skills You Weren’t Taught in School

Emoji are showing up in court cases exponentially, and courts aren’t prepared

The Pediatric AI That Outperformed Junior Doctors

Robots Are In the Process of Revolutionizing Farming

The End of Employees

What’s interesting this week? #9

Neuroscience Is Going to Change How Businesses Understand Their Customers

Why data, not privacy, is the real danger

AR Will Spark the Next Big Tech Platform—Call It Mirrorworld

How can you prepare for the future of work? The answer is not “learn to code.”

New Study Suggests You Can Learn While You Sleep

70% of Time Could Be Used Better – How the Best CEOs Get the Most Out of Every Day

California dealers try to stop Volvo’s car subscription service

What’s interesting this week? #8

Bottom-Up: The Next Wave in B2B Software

Ex-Cons Create ‘Instagram for Prisons,’ and Wardens Are Fine With That

How DTC brands see the purpose of stores

The Weird Strategy Dr. Seuss Used to Create His Greatest Work

Compounding Knowledge

Brick by Lego brick, teen builds his own prosthetic arm

The Rise of the Robot Reporter

Four Key Product Principles from WeChat’s Creator

Now Your Groceries See You, Too

What’s interesting this week? #7

Netflix flexes

An egg has overtaken Kylie Jenner as most-likes Instagram post ever

Getting ahead by being inefficient

The art of decision-making

How a Vermont social network became a model for online communities

Why’s Facebook’s banned “research” app was so invasive

Amazon forced to pull products in India as new rules bite

Jennifer Buscemi is the deepfake that should seriously frighten you

Cal Newport on why we’ll look back at our smartphones like cigarettes

Marshmello just played a live set to 10 million people in video game Fortnite

What is the future of ecommerce?

What’s interesting this week? #6

We Now Have A Video Of Xiaomi’s Foldable Phone

Amazon Knows What You Buy. And It’s Building a Big Ad Business From It.

After 25 years studying innovation, here is what I have learned

Why are glasses so expensive? The eyewear industry prefers to keep that blurry

Edited Film Footage from 1890’s Paris Explores Some of the Everyday Thrills of Late 19th-Century Life

Surgeons Should Not Look Like Surgeons

What’s interesting this week? #4

How to Do Great Things

Gradually, Then Suddenly

I Gave a Bounty Hunter $300. Then He Located Our Phone

How an emerging African megacity cut commutes by two hours a day

The Norwegian art of the packed lunch

The Painful Price of Becoming Jackie Chan

Coolest things I learned in 2018

Pain Plus Reflection Equals Progress

The Art of the Podcast Interview: What I’ve Learned from 700 Episodes