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Tesla in its own league
Posted: 28 August 2015  
Fascinating to see how the new generation of exponential players are rewriting the rules of business.
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Headline envy
Posted: 27 August 2015  
Four years after our MindBullet on this subject, the Economist uses the same headline we did. OK, I know there is no copyright on titles, but it's quite satisfying to see a great publication (which we admire) following our lead!
The Great Fall of China
27 August 2015
ONCE the soundtrack to a financial meltdown was the yelling of traders on the floor of a financial exchange. Now it is more likely to be the wordless hum ...
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China's ghost cities stay empty as the artificial bubble bursts
Dateline: 8 August 2018
It was as inevitable as China's rise to the position of the most powerful economy in the world. Now it looks as though that title will return to the United ...
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DRONE HUNTING GOES VIRAL
Published on: 27 August 2015  
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Bullet-proof paint creates need for cyber weapons
Dateline: 27 August 2017
Since the development of bullet-proof paint two years ago, drone manufacturers were quick to protect their products from the 'drone hunters' who typically shot them down at every opportunity, using special shotgun cartridges called "dronemunition." Drone hunting goes beyond vandalism. Many people feel drones are a threat to their privacy, trespassing on their individual rights, so why not shoot them down? So what if they're legal, or even helping the police and city managers, performing useful social ...
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Banking challenges from China - even after Black Monday!
Posted: 26 August 2015  
Developments and innovation in banking is gaining speed and impact and much of the exciting new innovation is emanating form China. Will this be a clarion call to the the big banks of the West or will it fizzle and die? I would not bet on that!
Will bank developments in China lead to a global banking revolution? [Part One]
26 August 2015
I recently found some exceptional insights into how China is leading the world of banking, as we saw the opening of digital banks WeBank and MYBank.  If ...
MindBullet logo "A DONKEY COULD DELIVER CHEQUES FASTER THAN BANKS CAN DEPOSIT MONEY INTO CUSTOMER ACCOUNTS"
In this high-tech age why does your money still travel at a snail’s pace?
Dateline: 12 February 2009
That May 2005 statement from Ed Mayo of the UK's National Consumer Council certainly started a revolution in banking practice and has speeded up money ...
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More news on AI and its all adding up to be exciting
Posted: 26 August 2015  
Where will all these developments lead to in the next few years? More than likely it will enable utility greater than you ever imagined!
Top 10 Machine Learning APIs: AT&T Speech, IBM Watson, Google Prediction
26 August 2015
Article highlighting the top 10 machine learning APIs on ProgrammableWeb. API capabilities include image tagging, speech recognition and predictive ...
MindBullet logo TAKE TWO ASPIRIN AND WE'LL GOOGLE YOU IN THE MORNING
Another blow for traditional health care as virtual doctors rule
Dateline: 26 May 2012
It all started way back in 2008 with consolidating patient records. Next came online medical consultations. And now the latest revolution in health ...
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The AI war is hotting up!
Posted: 26 August 2015  
As a former business executive with an amazing PA (the only thing I miss from my former corporate life), I sure could do with a really smart AI enabled assistant! The speed with which these capabilities are developing is interesting...maybe I will soon be blessed with an 'Annette' or 'Sophia' on my phone?
Facebook Is Adding A Personal Assistant Called “M” To Your Messenger App
26 August 2015
We've been hearing rumblings that Facebook was working on an "assistant" within Messenger (along with others), but today we've gotten the details that pull ...
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Virtual PA re-writes the rules of office efficiency
Dateline: 14 November 2014
At the annual Service Excellence Awards banquet in New York, Electra Speed, a virtual personal assistant from Virgin Stars, won the top honour against ...
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