3 days ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In our Friday Faves for 8 November 2019, we have reads, watches and listens on introducing the Natalie F. Hardwicke Best Student Paper Award; Google’s plan to fight tech addiction with paper; 30 years on from the fall of the Berlin Wall; the week in social media; and The Future, This Week.

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1 month ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In our Friday Faves for 11 October 2019, we have reads on how remote work is quietly remaking our lives; robot racing drones may soon beat human pilots; how The Good Place taught its characters and creators moral philosophy; the week in social media; and The Future, This Week.

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1 month ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In our Friday Faves for 4 October 2019, we have reads on the four-day workweek; Uber Works; using Wi-Fi to help swimmer stay between the flags; a gel that works like a vaccine for fires; how to get better feedback; the week in social media; and The Future, This Week.

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2 months ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In our Friday Faves for 27 September 2019, we have reads on the danger of thinking we’re ‘addicted’ to tech; bringing opera to a new generation through VR; the fantasy of opting out; the week in social media; and The Future, This Week.

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2 months ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In our Friday Faves for 20 September 2019, we have reads and watches on the made-up concept of old age and how it’s hurting us all; creating a deepfake of your own voice; the human skills we need in an unpredictable world; workplace burnout; the week in social media; and The Future, This Week.

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2 months ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In our Friday Faves for 13 September 2019, we have reads on robot priests; AI detecting sepsis; the positive impact of tourism on a small village; how Gen Z will revolutionise the workplace; the week in social media; and The Future, This Week.

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2 months ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In our Friday Faves for 30 August 2019, we have reads on the good, bad and leaks of biometrics; surveilling school students; space laws; the transhumanists who want to live forever; the week in social media; and The Future, This Week.

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3 months ago

Friday Faves – On Death, Loss and Philosophy

In our Friday Faves for 23 August 2019, we reflect on a death, loss and philosophy as we remember our colleague Natalie Hardwicke a year on from her passing. We also have reads on over 65 entrepreneurs; the purpose of a corporation; AI is coming & Australia needs policies; this week in social media; and The Future, This Week.

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3 months ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In Friday Faves for 16 August 2019, we have reads and watches on the women creators of the world’s biggest edtech companies; A robotic tale to keep ageing population mobile; US healthcare in Mexican hospitals; amazing psychology of Japanese train stations; the week in social media; and the age of inequality.

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4 months ago

Friday Faves – What We’re Reading This Week

In Friday Faves for 5 July 2019, we have reads on anti-robot sentiments of travellers; second coming of robot pets; Costco’s cult following from breaking every rule in retail; cockroaches are evolving; ethics, privacy and public DNA databases; and the week in social media.

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