We present an overview of the main areas of impact from the coming autonomous driving revolution. This impact will be felt across society and businesses, producing far reaching changes and upending many existing business models as the industry shifts from ownership to transport as a service. Important questions remain about the speed of development as […]
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June 13th, 2017 · Comments Off on The Impact Of The Autonomous Driving Revolution
June 4th, 2017 · Comments Off on Shareholders Rejoice In Booming Big Tech, But There Are Downsides As Well
Stock valuations are very high, especially in the technology sector. However, these are in part driven by powerful platform economics. These forces confer companies with enormous economic clout and positions that are difficult to assail. This is visible in the big market leaders like Microsoft, Google, Facebook and Amazon. As beneficial as such concentration of […]
April 12th, 2017 · Comments Off on The Well Of Wealth Creation Is Drying Up
A big part of economic progress comes from fundamental advances in science. With the private sector retreating from fundamental research and the public sector facing cutbacks, the well is decreasing. It’s widely unappreciated just how fundamental the public sector has been for the advancement of fundamental research and, as a consequence, innovation and productivity growth. […]
January 16th, 2017 · Comments Off on Exciting Times At Microsoft
Microsoft is on a roll with its cloud business and cool hardware. And there is more to come, like the HoloLens. Cracking the ability to run Windows on Snapdragon chips opens up old markets where Microsoft had already lost, as well as new markets. This is bad news for Intel, Chromebooks, and Apple. Exciting Times […]
August 17th, 2016 · Comments Off on Hardware Meltdown?
June 16th, 2014 · Comments Off on The Virtual Reality Race is On
VR headsets are finally emerging as a mass-market consumer product. The possible applications are sheer endless and VR seems set to become a big market. There are three early contenders on the hardware side, but the money is likely to be in the software side. The Virtual Reality Race Is On | Seeking Alpha
January 9th, 2014 · Comments Off on Remarkable!
Remarkable stories from the web in a new, easier format.
January 5th, 2014 · Comments Off on Google Inc GOOG: Watch Out Google, Ubuntu Touch Is Coming [Apple Inc.] – Seeking Alpha
The third operating system proposing a tablet platform is the one on which most others are build, Linux. One might wonder why an operating system that only has been able to achieve a small market share in PC’s would fare any better in tablets. There doesn’t seem to be much hope: via Google Inc GOOG: […]
December 19th, 2013 · Comments Off on Intel Corporation INTC: Intel Faces Many Hurdles – Seeking Alpha
We never fully understood the bulls on Intel INTC as for us, for all their technological and process prowess, there seems to be a simple but inescapable truth: Intel is moving from a dominant near monopoly position in a market with high margins PC’s that is actually shrinking to an expanding market tablets and smartphones […]
July 16th, 2013 · Comments Off on Meet a revolutionary gaming device, you’ll get hooked
The new platform offering such quantum leap in price/performance is the Oculus Rift, or more specifically, the Oculus Rift can enable PC games to leapfrog over the competition in terms of immersiveness. The Rift, in essence, is another virtual reality VR head-mount, but one with a myriad of possibilities and rave reviews. It is the […]