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Petervan's Delicacies - Issue #118


Petervan's Delicacies

April 7 · Issue #118 · View online
Articles/posts that for some reason created a spark in my memory.

The very best
John Maeda says there are three kinds of design—but one is most important
The New Organs
Feel Like Your Phone's Spying On You? You're Not Alone
Andreessen Horowitz Is Blowing Up The Venture Capital Model (Again)
Corporate Gaslighting
Elon Musk: The Architect of Tomorrow – RollingStone – Medium
Exposing the invisible - the kit
Zuckerberg’s Regulatory About-Face - Techonomy
The Ideal Vs Reality – Robert Fritz Inc.
Lego Spike Prime Lets Kids Build Robots—and Confidence | WIRED
Sidewalk Labs launches app to automate public life studies
BBC - Capital - Why ‘worthless’ humanities degrees may set you up for life
Rise and shrine: Japan's 1,300-year-old ritual – in pictures | Art and design | The Guardian
A Skeptic’s Guide to Thinking About AI – Fast Company – Medium
Technology in Deep Time — Blog of the Long Now
'Underwear dates well': how fashion forensics are helping solve crimes | Global | The Guardian
Team Human: Douglas Rushkoff on how technology destroys freedom - Vox
Silicon Valley keeps trying to "cure" death. It should fix its own ageism instead, says activist Ashton Applewhite.
Technology and the Inadequacy of Values Talk | L.M. Sacasas
It’s Just Not Evenly Distributed Yet – ITSinsider
Researchers trick Tesla Autopilot into steering into oncoming traffic | Ars Technica
Ideo CEO Tim Brown, who helped popularize design thinking, steps down
Data and Society
Countries Want to Ban ‘Weaponized’ Social Media. What Would That Look Like? - The New York Times
American Dystopia: The State, Surveillance, and Illusion of Choice
The Landlord Wants Facial Recognition in Its Rent-Stabilized Buildings. Why? - The New York Times
WISeKey Launches SensorsID, a Strong Digital Identity Solution - DATAVERSITY
What Happens When You Track Your Boyfriend on Strava | WIRED
‘Worse than doing time’: life on the wrong side of China’s social credit system - Inkstone
Are We Sleepwalking Into A Control Society? – The Startup – Medium
Chinese browsers block protest against China’s 996 overtime work culture | Abacus
Reflections on the NIIMS Judgement – Positive Returns – Medium
MIT cuts ties with Chinese tech giants Huawei, ZTE - Inkstone
How Political Campaigns Use Personal Data - Schneier on Security
How Reliable Are Amazon Reviews? – Towards Data Science
Reminder: Airbnb lets hosts put cameras inside your rental
How Google Is Cramming More Data Into Its New Atlantic Cable | WIRED
Amazon to offer broadband access from orbit with 3,236-satellite ‘Project Kuiper’ constellation
The future of city innovation – Bloomberg Cities – Medium
Google’s translation headphones are here, and they’re going to start a war
The Rise of Genetic Testing Companies and DNA Data Race
Tech Startups Build Tools for Wellness - Techonomy
UPS will use drones to deliver medical supplies in North Carolina - The Verge
New technology marks a key step toward shrinking a medical lab to fit on fingertip
Walmart Unveils Voice-Activated, Google-Powered Grocery Shopping - Bloomberg
How the data mining of failure could teach us the secrets of success - MIT Technology Review
Urban Driving with End-to-End Deep Learning
The 2019 Midas Brink List: Meet Venture Capital's Up-And-Comers
Future of work
Is Global Healthcare Ready For Broad 5th Machine Age Technology Adoption?
How to Lead in Permanent Whitewater – Gustavo Razzetti – Medium
Productivity Isn’t About Time Management. It’s About Attention Management. - The New York Times
The Importance Of Foresight: Why Intuition And Imagination Will Be Critical In The Future Of Work
AI tech, drone pilot and gamer are now official professions in China - Inkstone
Internet Culture
Could We Blow Up the Internet? - Motherboard
How Mindless Phone Use Ruins Your Relationships – OneZero
Alipay and Visa announce global QR code venture - Chris Skinner's blog
The emergence of Blockchain Consortia – Data Driven Investor – Medium
Kroner quits Fidor over culture clash
Fintech™ Trademark Legal Battle Finally Over – Brett King – Medium
Revolut whistleblower had concerns over CEO conduct and compliance - BBC News
Paypal’s First Blockchain Bet: Digital Identity
Time for a global FinTech platform? - Chris Skinner's blog
European Commission sets up fintech innovation forum
Turning words into action on the journey to data rich payments with ISO 20022 | Payments Canada
Belgian watchdog adds 7 new scams to its cryptocurrency blacklist
Coinbase, Paradigm Invest $15 Million in Startup Behind Disappearing Blockchain - CoinDesk
World Bank Is Bullish On Ripple And xRapid; Says The Tech Could Revolutionize Cross-Border Payments | Oracle Times
Blockchain Requires Industry Collaboration: The Launch of INATBA
The World's Best Banks: ING And Citibank Lead The Way
ING comes out on top of Forbes’ inaugural World’s Best Banks list - Holland FinTech
AI, Robots, Algorythms
How to secure benefits of AI for Government and Society? | Deloitte Saudi Arabia
What Boston Dynamics' Rolling 'Handle' Robot Really Means | WIRED
Focus on human witnesses lags behind our digital world - Futurity
WHO, ITU establish benchmarking process for AI in medicine
The FDA wants to regulate machine learning in health care - MIT Technology Review
DARPA Subterranean Challenge: Teams of Robots Compete to Explore Underground Worlds - IEEE Spectrum
Human error, not artificial intelligence, poses the greatest threat | Letter | Technology | The Guardian
A.I. Experts Question Amazon’s Facial-Recognition Technology - The New York Times
Digital Ethics
Google staff call out treatment of temp workers in 'historic' show of solidarity | Technology | The Guardian
Google employees call for removal of rightwing thinktank leader from AI council | Technology | The Guardian
Facebook’s ad system seems to discriminate by race and gender - Algorithmic prejudice
The One Word To Rule Them All…is Ethics – Bill Wilkie – Medium
We’re losing control of tech’s future – here’s how we can reclaim it
Continuations by Albert Wenger : AI Ethics Are Hard
The problem with AI ethics - The Verge
Google’s brand-new AI ethics board is already falling apart - Vox
Google scraps AI ethics council after backlash: 'Back to the drawing board' | Technology | The Guardian
Post Capitalism
Are Bankers and Venture Capitalists Really Getting Fleeced by Patagonia? - The New York Times
Art related
Artist JR Transforms the Louvre With a 2000-Piece Paper Optical Illusion | Colossal
The Shed and the art of the flex
The Shed – AVC
Entangled Realities – Living with Artificial Intelligence • Digicult | Digital Art, Design and Culture
Christo Will Soon Wrap the Arc de Triomphe in Blue Fabric - Architectural Digest
The Body Electric • Digicult | Digital Art, Design and Culture
Booooooom TV Best of the Week: Music Videos, Short Films & Animation
Inside David Lynch’s scariest scene | The Outline
Westeros World Title Sequence
Future Cities | Public Seminar
NASA Captures First Air-to-Air Images of Supersonic Shockwaves Interacting in Flight | Open Culture
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