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Video Gamers May Soon Be Paid More Than Top Pro Athletes
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Your interest in sports may have started out as a hobby when you were just a kid. You were better at it than others, and some even said you were…

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The Smart Road Tech That’s Making Driving Faster, Safer, And Just Better
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From autonomous cars to flying taxis to electric-powered aircraft, technological innovations in transportation vehicles seem to be moving faster than Elon Musk’s express loop underneath Chicago. But when it comes to regular…

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Are Electric Planes the Future of Aviation?
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A few weeks back, saw a rather unusual flight plan. Norway’s Transport Minister and the CEO of its major airport operator, Avinor, flew a quick lap around Oslo’s airport in…

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End of Traditional Advertising? Here’s What Will Replace It!
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This year (2018), the global advertising industry is projected to surpass $550 billion. Advertising revenues have driven Google’s valuation to >$700 billion, and Facebook to >$500 billion. All of that is about to change. What…

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The Future of Consumer Internet Connectivity and Demise of ISP Companies in Africa
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To understand what the future of internet connectivity will be, you have to understand several things. First, you need to understand how people connect to the internet right now. Most…

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Rebooting Citizenship: Responding to AI and Automation
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Contributed by John Lazar, Software Engineer, Business Leader and Technology Investor  We are assailed almost every day with a new report or study purporting to clarify the impact of Artificial…

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Empathy and the Future of Policy making
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Contributed by Kit Collingwood-Richardson, Deputy Director Universal Credit, Department for Work & Pensions (DWP). Co-founder, One Team Government movement. The public sector must respond more effectively to societal change The way…

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Why Rapid Failure Is The New Secret To Business Success
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P&G has a “Heroic Failure Award” for its employees. Tata has a “Dare to Try Award”. Why are these organizations encouraging — and even rewarding — their employees to fail?…

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THE DAY THE BANKING INDUSTRY DIED
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Globally, the banking industry is facing disappointing returns and sluggish growth. The global banking industry has shown many signs of renewed health. The recovery from the financial crisis is—at long…

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4 Mega-Trends for the Future of Work
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We’ve become accustomed to thinking that technological advances are eliminating jobs and tasks that require low-level professional qualifications. From automated toll booths to supermarket tills, we’re used to the erosion…

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