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๐ŸŽ‰ Happy New Year

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐ŸŽ„ Appleโ€™s car; Chinese antitrust; AI without rules; the history of the asterisk & ultra-high voltage ++ #302

๐Ÿ“Š EVโ€™s charts of the week #7 ฮฒ

๐Ÿ”ฎ Computer-assisted learning; virtual events & OnlyFans; tech regulation; vaccine pricing & transgenic salmon ++ #301

๐ŸŽง Materials Built by Microbes: A Revolution in Materials Science

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: Cyberwarfare, resilience & legitimate response

Your technologies of the 2020s

๐Ÿ“Š EVโ€™s charts of the week #6 ฮฒ

๐Ÿ”ฎ The anthropocene realised; Stripeโ€™s banking platform & Sequoiaโ€™s Black Swan predictions; Dollar longevity; talking trees & bionic soldiers ++ #300

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: Facebook vs the FTC

๐Ÿ’ก Your best ideas on climate impact

๐Ÿ“Š EVโ€™s charts of the week #5 ฮฒ

A giant leap of limited proportions in quantum computing

๐Ÿ”ฎ DeepMindโ€™s grand challenge; Tencent gaming & the cost of AI; Yamannaka factors; ageing, hydrogen airplanes & clean meat ++ #299

๐ŸŽง Silicon Valley Needs a Shakedown

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: Your best ideas of climate impact

๐Ÿ“Š EVโ€™s charts of the week #4 ฮฒ

๐Ÿ”ฎ Stripeโ€™s carbon credit; microbes & the post-oil future; the Digital Silk Road; plastics, drones & archaeology ++ #298

๐ŸŽง How AI and Genomics are Reshaping Farming

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: The technologies of the 2020s

๐Ÿ’กRobopocalypse postponed

๐Ÿ“Š EVโ€™s charts of the week #3 ฮฒ

๐Ÿ’ก What if every day was a pandemic day?

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿคฆโ€โ™‚๏ธ Brief correction to EV297

๐Ÿ”ฎ Capitalism under pressure; the high speed M1; RNA platforms; Obama, OnlyFans & self-help++ #297

๐Ÿ“– Should We End the Data Economy?

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: Your device of the year

๐Ÿ“Š EVโ€™s charts of the week #2 ฮฒ

๐Ÿ’กA little Monday morning exponentiality

๐Ÿ”ฎ Societal collapse; Chinese internet; bad Apple; cronies, hangovers, the deep sea++ #296

๐Ÿ“– Facebook's Tech Chief: How We Built It and Where We're Going

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: Can the pandemic fix Western governments?

๐Ÿ“Š EVโ€™s charts of the week #1 beta

๐Ÿ”ฎ Hinton & deep learning; misinformation; meritocracy; zeposeconds, platypuses & the Pope++ #295

๐Ÿ“– DeepMind's Journey from Games to Fundamental Science

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: The future of citizenship

๐Ÿ—ฝ Liberals and authoritarians

China's chip opportunity

๐Ÿ”ฎ Big tech; synbio; algorithms; fakes abound; sneaky execs, sick games++ #294

Pioneers of Change

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: The most interesting adaptations

๐Ÿ”ฎ How Apple innovates; Demis Hassabis; low code; twitch, blue-collar remotes, masks++ #293

How Taiwan is Using Technology to Foster Democracy

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: What can we imagine?

๐Ÿ”ฎ The future of media; autonomous weapons; China & Taiwan; haptics, Filecoin, proteins++ #292

๐ŸŽง ๐Ÿ“– How GPT-3 is shaping our AI future

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: Is endless economic growth possible?

๐ŸŽง How US lawmakers plan to tackle big tech

๐Ÿ”ฎ Big tech; quantum internet; China as a superpower; exoplanets, cars seats as contraception, Onlyfans++ #291

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: the K-shaped recovery

๐Ÿค– How GPT-3 is shaping our AI future

๐Ÿ”ฎ Rewarding breakthroughs; pandemic supply chains; TikTok, Jio, QAnon++ #290

๐Ÿค– The state of AI

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: mission-driven companies

๐Ÿ”ฎ๐ŸŽ‚ Chip futures; the global internet; state intervention; elephants, dogs, crows++ #289

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: governing superstar companies

๐Ÿ˜Ž What can climate tech do for us?

๐Ÿ”ฎ Hardware and research; generative AI; Tiktok and the Internet; ecstasy & sunken servers++

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: Does the TikTok deal herald a new Internet?

๐Ÿ”ฎ Metaverse, robots, decarbonisation, Civilisation, megacities, drones++ #ev287

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: Trillion-dollar baby

๐Ÿ”ฎ Offices; algorithms; green stimuli; dodecahedra, precrime & happy kids++ #286

Ubiquitous disposable computing

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: The Facebook government

๐Ÿ”ฎ Apple search; post-office; tech splits; vaccines, brain implants & anime++ #285

๐Ÿ’ฌ Friday discussion: a new bubble?

โšกControl to chaos: The evolution of state disinformation strategies

๐Ÿ”ฎ The limits of VC; cities; big tech; AI aces, revolution in Belarus, CRISPR squid++ #284

๐Ÿ”ฎ Facebook's systemic importance; code on wheels; gig workers; Fornite, pig's brain and the Caspian sea monster++ย #283

๐Ÿ”ฎ Living with the pandemic; US v China; fake reviews; telepathy, negative-carbon hydrogen & selfies++ #282

๐Ÿ’ฌ Friday open thread: Opportunity from crisis

๐Ÿ”ฎ The empowered economy; GAFA smackdown; decade predictions review; peak meat, Doom & fusion++ #281

๐Ÿ’ฌ Friday open thread: GAFA mania

๐Ÿ”ฎ Remote and automated work; splinternet; predictions review 1; nuns, models, bots++ #280

๐Ÿ’ฌ Friday discussion: on Amazon's R&D spend

๐Ÿ’กA short history of knowledge technologies

๐Ÿ’กWrong direction

๐Ÿ”ฎ GPT3; China's dark forest; data-driven entertainment; lithium, nudity & mating++ #279

๐Ÿ’ฌ Friday discussion: should HAL open the pod bay doors?

๐Ÿ”ฎ AI's Covid rating; social commerce; electrification; robots, maps & Chinese names++ #278

A short musing on the next 30 years

๐Ÿ’ฌ Friday discussion: has European tech finally broken through?

๐Ÿ”ฎ New rules; Tesla & Apple; massive AI; fake helicopters, throuples & fish++ #277

๐Ÿ’ฌ Friday discussion: what is an acceptable level of risk in your daily life?

๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณThe splinternet: Indian TikTok edition.

๐Ÿ”ฎ Data; disarming Intel; ethical AI; Kahoot, Tiktok, drones++ #276

๐Ÿ’ฌ Friday discussion: Amazon everywhere

๐Ÿ”ฎ Immigrants; corona architecture; apps & Apple; TikTok, future cities & generalists++ #275

๐Ÿ’ฌ Friday open thread: Platforms & power

๐Ÿ’กScaling hydrogen energy storage

๐Ÿ”ฎ AI disillusionment; slavery; million-mile batteries; Apple chips, Lego computers and zero-G becs++ #274

๐Ÿ’ก About face

๐Ÿ”ฎ Facebook; protests; micromobility; cliodynamics, Thermanins and Iceland++ #273

๐Ÿ’กAI & the word

๐Ÿ”ฎ Meet the FAAAM; big tech bigger; tiny sensors; fusion power and asteroids++ #272

๐Ÿ’ฌFriday discussion: Platforms or publishers?

๐Ÿ’ก The future of the electric car

๐Ÿ”ฎ TikTok; misinfo bots; innovation; Mongolia, movies & organ donation++ #271

๐Ÿ’ญ Don't call time on the megacity

๐Ÿ’กThe hydrogen economy

๐Ÿ”ฎ The bio revolution; machines & the new normal; Roman digits, Tunguska, gifs++ #270

๐Ÿ’ฌ Friday discussion: The new worker

๐Ÿ”ฎ The exponential march of solar energy

๐Ÿ”ฎ Exponential computing; basic income; plant-based meat; corona-tech; Ubuntu ethics, Greenland sharks & air gaps++ #269

๐Ÿ’ฅ Important: Tomorrow's briefing on the hydrogen economy

๐Ÿ”ฎ The 'strange' economy; creative AI & its rights; Korean shoppers, cholera and cities++ #268

๐Ÿ’ก The Larger Us

๐Ÿ’ฌ Friday discussion: The shape of the workplace

๐Ÿ”ฎ Information in a pandemic; the West; uncertainty; the new normal; octopuses, submarines and robots++ #267

๐Ÿ’ญ Friday discussion: the shape of recovery

๐Ÿ’ก Towards a sustainable battery industry

๐Ÿ’ก Six scenarios for the post-pandemic world

๐Ÿ’ก Our world in flow change

๐Ÿ”ฎ Itโ€™ll get worse before it gets worse; Eroomโ€™s Law; supply chain failures; advertising, Einstein++ #266

๐Ÿ’ฌ Open thread: What are the toughest choices government must make?

๐Ÿฆ  Enthusiasm needs coordination, too

๐Ÿ“… Collective psychology & the climate crisis

๐Ÿ”ฎ Big tech multilateralism; corona vs carbon; VCs, scientists and a less wobbly Earth++ #265

๐Ÿ’ฌ Friday discussion: global response, biosurveillance & supply chains

๐ŸŽง๐Ÿ’ก Decarbonising our homes: the heat challenge

๐Ÿฆ  Eric Schmidt on how we get out of this

๐Ÿฆ  For startups, relevance matters

๐Ÿ”ฎ The superorganism; limits of liberalism; China clash; ukuleles, nudists and Victorians++ #264

๐Ÿฆ  What Dr Doom told me about the coming recession

๐ŸŽง Covid-19 won't destroy the humanity. But, what could?

๐Ÿ”ฎ The coronavirus trilemma; flattening the recession curve; startup highs & lows, gang lockdown++ #263

๐Ÿ’กDeciphering AI research for you

๐Ÿฆ  This is not a black swan

๐Ÿฆ  The three cleavages

๐Ÿฆ  The three cleavages

๐Ÿ“… The carbon costs of electric vehicles

๐Ÿ”ฎ China after covid; refashioning supply chains; progress against the virus; nature, graffiti & fake reviews++ #262

๐Ÿฆ  Modeling the pandemic

๐Ÿฆ ๐Ÿ“ผ Coronavirus open thread: movies, books, music... Recommend! #togetherathome

๐Ÿฆ  A better way?

๐Ÿฆ  Coronavirus open thread: How are you handling social distancing?

๐Ÿฆ ๐Ÿ’ญ Democracy, trust and the virus

๐Ÿ”ฎ Herd immunity; welfare; quantum Canada; city stuckers; Mensa, fat, glass++ #261

๐Ÿฆ  Coronavirus - how are you handling it?

๐Ÿ’ญ๐Ÿ—๏ธ Zero-carbon steel

๐Ÿ’ญ The emergence of Web 3.0

๐Ÿ’ญ After the virus

๐Ÿ”ฎ Kids and the climate crisis; the end of TV; Belt-and-road to nowhere; young Mona & vegan pies++ #260

๐Ÿ“… ๐Ÿ”‹Giving li-ion a new life

๐Ÿ’ญ๐Ÿฆ  Coronavirus on the Latin Bridge

๐Ÿ”ฎ Robot bosses; freeing music; genomes; Gaga's boyfriend, Softbank's scandals, anoxic animals++ #259

๐ŸŽง๐Ÿ’ก Economic complexity & cities

๐Ÿ’ญ Cracking the city code

๐Ÿ”ฎ The future of AI; bottom-up investing, hacking Teslas, monkeys, pizza & coffee++ #258

๐Ÿ”ฎ Robots vs workers; naughty Huawei; private social media; Harari & wheels++ #257

๐Ÿ“… Can we decarbonise steel?

๐Ÿ’ญ The cow is facing an existential crisis

๐Ÿ”ฎ Apple Watch; self-driving doldrums; long-term interest; treating nCov; Softbank vs Elliott++ #256

๐Ÿ’ญ Untangling Chinaโ€™s social credit system

๐Ÿ’ญ๐Ÿฆ  Six ways coronavirus will change our world

๐Ÿ”ฎ Aliens like us; nCov; GAFA smackdown; peak car; creative AI; vegans, libraries & email++ #255

๐Ÿ’ญ Davos, Davos, Davos

๐Ÿ’ญ The real reason tech companies want regulation

๐Ÿ”ฎ AI and perpetual advantage; the 15-minute city; the state of distributed apps; love, sex and tofu++ #254

๐Ÿ“… Getting to grips with the climate crisis

๐Ÿ’ญ Beyond digital gold

๐Ÿ’ญ๐Ÿ”ฎ The psychology of Silicon Valley

๐Ÿ”ฎ Facial recognition; outskilling; reversing Eroomโ€™s law; network effects, miserable middle-agers, neurons++ #253

๐Ÿ’ญ The future of money

๐Ÿ”ฎ Computing the economy; disrupting cows; AirPods; Indian startups and hillbilly VC++ #252

๐Ÿ“… Live event: Reputation in the age of fast change

๐Ÿ’ฌ๐Ÿ”ฎ Where will the 2020s take us? (DISCUSSION)

๐Ÿ”ฎ Preparing for 2030 #251

๐Ÿ“… Web 3.0 and Blockchain