Weekly#376

  • Wunderman Thompson: The Future 100 2.0.20 Report
  • Adobe 2020 Digital Economy Index
  • This breakdown of retail sales data shows why Amazon is leading the stock market
  • Twitter Will Allow Employees To Work At Home Forever
  • Amazon built a roving robot covered in UV light bulbs that could kill the coronavirus in warehouses and Whole Foods stores
  • The twist on the four-day workweek could get people back to work without causing new outbreaks
  • The future of fine dining? An exclusive biodome for you and your date
  • As a result of these demographic factors, the average human will experience a temperature increase of 7.5C when global temperatures reach 3C, which is forecast towards the end of this century.
  • 3D Printing Has Entered The Nuclear Realm
  •  How Covid-19 Is Changing the Language in Emails (WSJ: paywall)
  • Bill Gates: Scanning for answers to a pandemic
  • Facebook to buy Giphy for $400 million
  • U.S. moves to cut Huawei off from global chip suppliers
  • Sony Says It Created World’s First Image Sensor With Built-in AI
  • VR misses its pandemic moment
  • Apple buys virtual reality company NextVR
  • Apple’s computerized glasses won’t be ready until 2022 ‘at the earliest,’ top analyst says
  • The pandemic is killing the attraction of megacities (FT: Paywall)
  • China Tries to Revive Economy With $205 Billion of Projects in 2020: Report
  • Monzo faces near 40% valuation drop in latest fundraising (FT: Paywall)
  • Digital Driver’s License: a step on the road map to online identity
  • Quizlet valued at $1 billion as it raises millions during a global pandemic