Weekly#332

  • Airbus Poised to Overtake Boeing as Biggest Plane Maker /paywall
  • Nintendo announces a handheld Nintendo Switch Lite for $199
  • Virgin Orbit performs a successful drop test of its LauncherOne rocket launch system
  • Google’s internet balloon project is about to start its first commercial trial
  • China Internet Report 2019
  • It takes seven to ten years to get to real liquidity in a portfolio of early stage venture investments.
  • Waymo has now driven 10 billion autonomous miles in simulation
  • Growing number of car-sharing users don’t rent cars for driving
  • The future of autonomous vehicles runs off roads and on to farms, construction sites and mines
  • Surgeons perform first bioengineered blood vessel transplant in military patient
  • German banks are moving away from SMS one-time passcodes
  • Microsoft Teams overtakes Slack with 13 million daily users
  • Scientists 3D-print human skin and bone for Mars astronauts
  • New CRISPR platform expands RNA editing capabilities
  • The United States is headed for a battery breakthrough
  • Will Your Job Still Exist In 2030?
  • The Geopolitics of Artificial Intelligence