FTN Daily #19 — Tuesday, 25th October 2016 — Technology and Innovation
Innovation in development aid — A state actor gearing up for full scale cyberwar — An all terrain wheelchair — And more
Helping the Helpers
Innovation strategies can improve development aid. It becomes more adaptive and effective. Asif Saleh and Maria A. May for CapX.
It’s Just a Test. Be Very Worried!
Recent large scale cyber attacks look like a state actor is preparing for something big. Security researcher Bruce Schneier for Schneier on Security.
Snapchat and wearables
Why Snapchat may succeed where Google failed miserably. Ben Thompson for Stratechery.
They Are Among Us
Artificial Intelligence already has an impact on your life. You just need to know where to look. Aiden Livingston for VentureBeat.
Bitcoin payments across borders grew tenfold in 2016. Joseph Young for Cointelegraph.
A Kickstarter project to build an affordable wheelchair that can serve in rough terrain. Stu Robarts for New Atlas.
Locked and Loaded
The Skunk Lock makes thieves vomit if they try to steal your bike. Alan Yuhas for The Guardian.
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