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Futurist Gerd Leonhard's latest must-reads (issue #3)

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Futurist/Humanist Gerd Leonhard: the latest news, links and assorted nuggets

January 19 · Issue #3 · View online
Futurist and Humanist. Global Keynote Speaker. Author. Film-Maker. CEO of The Futures Agency. Zürich / Switzerland. My focus is on the future of humanity, and my new book on "Technology versus humanity" is available now:

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Gerd Leonhard

First, have a good laugh
If Movies Had Internet - YouTube
Get Your Celebrity Match
Removed - Eric Pickersgill
Longer reads
GT BRIEFING December 2015/January 2016 10 Trends to Watch for 2016 and Beyond
Various things nicely done
This Year in Science | Futurism
Top 10 Breakthroughs for 2015 — ABUNDANCE INSIGHTS — Medium (by Peter Diamandis)
Demographic Destiny: What Will the World Be Like in 2050? -
CONSUMER TRENDS IN 2016 via Canvas8
Yet another good WEF report
IoT thoughts
The big data of bad driving, and how insurers plan to track your every turn - The Washington Post
Welcome to the Metastructure: The New Internet of Transportation | WIRED
Cool or creepy?
Human-Animal Chimera | MIT Technology Review
The future of work (or the lack of it)
The Future of Jobs | World Economic Forum - MUSR READ
These 6 technologies will define 2016 - the always brilliant Vivek Wadhwa
Assorted Gerd stuff
“Technology Could Bring Heaven on Earth, or Create Hell” - interview with futurist Gerd Leonhard
The Future of Technology: the new question is WHY not IF. Futurist Speaker Gerd Leonhard (excerpt)
The key future topics and memes from my 2015 presentations
The Future of Business: towards a new relationship of technology and humanity (6 key findings by Futurist Gerd Leonhard)
A video morsel
Futuristic ‘Uncanny Valley’ Explores The Potential Unintended Consequences Of VR | TechCrunch
Critical voices
Meet the digital dissenters: They’re fighting for a better Internet (WaPo). KEY TREND, imho
Stop Being A Loner, It'll Kill You
How Facebook Makes Us Dumber - Bloomberg View
What If the Internet Really Isn't Social? What If It's the Opposite? | Big Think
A Taste of the Future — Medium, by Kim Arazi
AI Futures: heaven or hell?
IBM Watson CTO: Quantum computing could advance artificial intelligence by orders of magnitude
The world of digital assistants - why everyday AI apps will make up the IoT | Information Age
Digital Ethics (wth?)
Researchers investigate the ethics of the Internet of Things | ZDNet
Digital ethics and the future of humans in a connected world | Gerd Leonhard at TEDxBrussels
Human-Animal Chimera | MIT Technology Review
And finally...
GerdFeed: Futurist Gerd Leonhard's Best Links - my German site
So verändert sich der Büroalltag in der Zukunft (Handelszeitung über Gerd Leonhard)
Gerd Leonhard's Public Calendar
A final thought
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