The Bakery Bitesize #7
TOP TECH STORIES OF THE WEEK:
🚀 Apple vs The FBI (Whose Side Are You On?)
I’m sure you have all been reading about the big debate between Apple and The FBI. It can be difficult to choose a side when you look at it from all angles. Justin Cooperman (former programmer at Microsoft) has written an interesting article about how he is finding it difficult to make up his mind.
🚀 Attention Is The New Currency In Business
51.9% of marketing professionals worldwide name video as the type of content with the best ROI. People generally lose concentration after 8 seconds. This blog on Medium discusses why live streaming video is the next big thing for businesses.
WORKING LIKE AN ENTREPRENEUR… (EVEN IF YOU AREN’T ONE)
🚀 Failed Entrepreneurs Make The Best Employees
Looking for your next hire? You should think about hiring a failed entrepreneur, why? Check out Thokozane Maloka and his blog on why they make the best employees.
Researchers at Georgia Tech’s centre for Music Technology are looking into robotic arms to augment the abilities of human drummers. Two- armed drummers could become three- armed drummers!
TECH IS MAKING THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE
Finally here are some examples of how technology is making the world a better place. Myo gesture-control armbands are making life easier for the hearing impaired to communicate,posture correcting eyewear turns off devices and Massachusetts General Hospital is using a smartphone camera to diagnose cancer.