Archive for the ‘innovation’ Category

It has to do with education… Find more here: https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2017/01/the-largest-internet-company-in-2030-this-prediction-will-probably-surprise-you?utm_content=bufferc028f&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

 

Each industrial revolution shaped our lives and our way to earn money.  What is the next step and for what do we need to prepare our students? Read more here at The Fourth Industrial Revolution: what it means, how to respond at https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2016/01/the-fourth-industrial-revolution-what-it-means-and-how-to-respond?utm_content=buffer8a47b&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer

 

Buying a New IPhone? Not so Fast!

Posted: 21/04/2017 by broadyesl in future, innovation, Uncategorized

Read about innovation that is coming right now in Mark Zuckerberg: The end of smartphones and TVs is coming at https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2017/04/mark-zuckerberg-the-end-of-smartphones-and-tvs-is-coming?utm_content=buffer5cdf6&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Thanks for David Deeds:

Source:  https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2017/04/this-swedish-company-is-implanting-microchips-in-its-employees?utm_content=buffer306ac&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer

I am not sold on this idea.  Read a short excerpt here:

The syringe slides in between the thumb and index finger. Then, with a click, a microchip is injected in the employee’s hand. Another “cyborg” is created.

What could pass for a dystopian vision of the workplace is almost routine at the Swedish startup hub Epicenter. The company offers to implant its workers and startup members with microchips the size of grains of rice that function as swipe cards: to open doors, operate printers, or buy smoothies with a wave of the hand.

Source:  https://futurism.com/this-robot-works-500-faster-than-humans-and-it-puts-thousands-of-jobs-at-risk/

Be prepared and train students for the future workforce