Category Archives: Technology

Japan Tops List of Innovators

Today’s IBD notes that Japan has moved to the top of list  countries hosting the world’s most innovative countries.   The study is based on a Thompson-Reuters report, The U.S. was the most innovative nation among the top 100 in … Continue reading

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How to print a house – Economist

3D printers are not just being used to fabricate small plastic toys. Researchers are now experimenting with ways to use the technology to build full-scale buildings. For more video content from The Economist visit our website: http://econ.st/1nQ1FAe (click here if video … Continue reading

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Robots Rising – MIT Tech Review

Nice graphic from MIT Technology Review. click to enlarge and for better resolution (click here if graphic is not observable)

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AirBnb: The Hotel Disruptor – Bloomberg

Marriott wants to add 30,000 rooms this year.  We will add that in the next two weeks.- Brian Chesky,  Airbnb CEO Aug. 18 (Bloomberg) — Airbnb, the site upending the hotel industry, is the darling of the sharing economy. Can … Continue reading

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10 Breakthrough Technologies 2014 – MIT Tech Review

10 Breakthrough Technologies 2014 Introduction Agricultural Drones Ultraprivate Smartphones Brain Mapping Neuromorphic Chips Genome Editing Microscale 3-D Printing Mobile Collaboration Oculus Rift Agile Robots Smart Wind and Solar Power Archive of Past Lists

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What Bubble?

Take a look at the relative growth of Qualcomm‘s market cap, revenues, and earnings since 2005 as presented at the company’s annual meeting last month.    No bubble in the stock price here. The big question is:  has the massive … Continue reading

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Robots, Immigrants from the future – Economist

ROBOTS are having their moment. Today they can jump, walk, speak and run. But they’re at their best when collaborating, soothing the elderly or even making art – Economist (click here if video is not observable)

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New roles for technology: Rise of the robots – Economist

Great cover story and special report in the new Economist on a topic we have been all over.  See here, here, and here.  Make sure you at least catch the cover story. Money quotes from the Economist article: …The biggest … Continue reading

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Larry Page: Where’s Google going next? – TED Talks

Onstage at TED2014, Charlie Rose interviews Google CEO Larry Page about his far-off vision for the company. It includes aerial bikeways and internet balloons … and then it gets even more interesting, as Page talks through the company’s recent acquisition … Continue reading

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Tesla’s Torque

Check out Tesla’s (TSLA) big move today. Today’s price action triggered a nice cup/handle setup and the stock is now in the process of filling the November 6th gap down.  Further follow through increases the probability the measured move target … Continue reading

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