Assorted links – January 2018

Google CEO: AI is ‘more profound than electricity or fire’

Argentina’s gamble on economic gradualism is working, so far

WhatsApp officially launches its app for businesses in select markets

Here’re 15 ideas to save your time on writing essay on future technologies

Ending Bitcoin support

Ikea Wants You to Pee on This Ad. If You’re Pregnant, It Will Give You a Discount on a Crib

Moovit: Big data for big cities

Thoughts about Morocco

-Stathis Kassios

www.stathiskassios.blogspot.com

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Assorted links

Global news have been focusing on artificial intelligence a lot in 2017 but let’s take a look also in other fields and interesting updates in the world of business, tech & media.

Germany draws up rules of the road for driverless cars  

The new dynamics of financial globalization

Mesonista supports the Epilepsy Foundation of Metropolitan New York

How YouTube perfected the feed

Fire Walk With Me: how David Lynch’s film went from laughing stock to the key to Twin Peaks

Corporate profits over time

Moovit adds 1,500th city to world’s top public transport app

Yours truly

SK

Assorted links by Cyber Consultant – October 2016

Tips From A Local Expert: Explore Athens, Greece On Public Transit – http://moovitapp.com/blog/tips-athens-transit/

Cloud office for Greek freelancers & small business owners – https://sevdesk.gr/

The new world of mobility – https://techcrunch.com/2016/10/10/the-new-world-of-mobility/

Aspects of Internet of Things (IoT) – http://marginalrevolution.com/marginalrevolution/2016/09/from-the-comments-on-cyberattacks.html

Spotify in Talks to Acquire SoundCloud (Report) – http://variety.com/2016/digital/news/spotify-soundcloud-acquisition-report-1201873039/

The Characteristics Of The Most Attractive SMB SaaS Companies – http://tomtunguz.com/ideal-smb-saas-company/

Using behavioral science to improve the customer experience – http://www.mckinsey.com/business-functions/operations/our-insights/using-behavioral-science-to-improve-the-customer-experience

Assorted Links by Cyber Consultant

Sound Ventures, Ashton Kutcher & Guy Oseary’s VC firm announce investment in world’s #1 local transit app – https://blog.websummit.net/sound-ventures-ashton-kutcher-guy-osearys-vc-firm-announce-investment-in-worlds-1-local-transit-app/

I’m an iOS developer, and there are two main reasons I’m giving up my Apple Watch – http://qz.com/533215/why-im-giving-up-my-apple-watch/

Premium Organic Greek Food Products from selective producers. Discover an ancient culture of wellbeing! – http://hellene.gr/product/ella/

10 Most Important Functions of WordPress SEO by Yoast – http://www.wpexplorer.com/wordpress-seo-yoast-functions/

Professional Diploma Digital & Social Media – http://digitaldiploma.knowcrunch.com/

Hellene.gr Newsletter – http://us8.campaign-archive2.com/?u=5a01bbe49a6942d83ae8637b4&id=d8b4dd812e

A free report by Cisco on Cybersecurity latest trends & issues –http://www.cisco.com/cisco/web/UK/offers/lp/2015-midyear-security-report/index.html?000938898

Six Totally Free CRM For Your Business –http://uncommonbusiness.blogspot.gr/2015/09/six-totally-free-crm-for-your-business.html

Apple Expands Music Streaming Service Into China for First Time – http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-09-30/apple-expands-music-streaming-service-into-china-for-first-time

Alumni from Jönköping International Business School, Jönköping University appointed as new CEO of Ralph Lauren Corp. –http://wwd.com/fashion-news/designer-luxury/ralph-lauren-corp-appoints-stefan-larsson-ceo-10246354/

Find more links @ https://www.facebook.com/groups/stathiskassios.blog/

Feel welcome to add your friends!

-Stathis

Join the Official Facebook Community of Moovit in Greece

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Join the official Facebook Community of Moovit in Greece:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/Community.Moovit.Greece/

We are looking for volunteers from the cities of Chalkida, Volos, Patra, Thessaloniki, Athens, Heraklion, Larissa, Channia, Rhodes, Ioannina and other Greek cities who are interested to help their citizens in their daily commute with public transport. You are very welcome to join the Moovit Editor and map your local public transport for your city. To join the Moovit Editor send us an email at community@moovitapp.com and we will send you an invitation.

For questions and any other information contact us at: support.gr@moovitapp.com

Greek:

Όσα μέλη της ομάδας έχουν ήδη συνδεθεί στη πλατφόρμα Επεξεργαστή του Moovit, θα έχετε παρατηρήσει ότι υπάρχουν ανοιχτά projects για τις εξής πόλεις: Χαλκίδα, Βόλος, Πάτρα, Θεσσαλονίκη, Αθήνα, Ηράκλειο, Λάρισα, Χανιά, Ιωάννινα, Ρόδος. Εθελοντές που ενδιαφέρονται να βοηθήσουν συμπολίτες τους στην καθημερινή μετακίνησή τους με την τοπική συγκοινωνία είναι ευπρόσδεκτοι να χαρτογραφήσουν τις δημόσιες συγκοινωνίες της πόλης τους μέσα από τον Επεξεργαστή.  Για να συνδεθείτε στην πλατφόρμα Επεξεργαστή του Moovit και να ξεκινήσετε την χαρτογράφηση της τοπικής συγκοινωνίας στην πόλη σας στείλτε το email σας εδώ και θα σας αποστείλουμε πρόσκληση: community@moovitapp.com

Για οποιαδήποτε ερώτηση / απορία επικοινωνήστε μαζί μας στο support.gr@moovitapp.com

Safe moovit trips!

Community Moovit Greece

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Join Community Moovit Greece! Invite your friends! Moovit app is currently available in Athens and Thessaloniki!

If you would like to volunteer (especially looking for volunteers from the city of Patra, Iraklio, Larisa, or any other city in Greece) to help map your city in Moovit and help thousands schedule their daily trips with public transport, please message me. Currently, there is no mobile application in your city to schedule your trips.

Join the community & write your email to send you an invitation!

https://www.facebook.com/groups/Community.Moovit.Greece/

Moovit reaches 10 million users worldwide & prepares to expand to Asian market

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Moovit celebrates 10 Million users worldwide!

Join the revolution- Share if you #ILikeToMoovit

More in our latest blog post: http://www.moovitapp.com/10-million-users/

”Alex Torres, former Global Head of GeoConsumer Community at Google Maps, is appointed as VP of Global Product Marketing, and will manage the company’s headquarters in San Francisco” – Digital Journal: http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/2304249

Assorted – summer – links by Cyber Consultant

The Best Business Book I’ve Ever Read by Bill Gates – http://www.gatesnotes.com/Books/Business-Adventures?WT.mc_id=07_17_2014_BizBook_Out&WT.tsrc=Out

Amazon’s new 3D printing store lets you build customized gear – http://bgr.com/2014/07/28/amazon-3d-printing-store/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TheBoyGeniusReport+%28BGR+%7C+Boy+Genius+Report%29

Argentina is — once again — in default. – https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20140731203813-10400206-argentina-is-once-again-in-default-nbd?_mSplash=1

Others on the Aging of U.S. Firms – http://www.arnoldkling.com/blog/others-on-the-aging-of-u-s-firms/

 5 Lessons From Silicon Valley for Developing Business Hubs – http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236076

22 brilliant insights from adventurous entrepreneur Richard Branson – http://business.financialpost.com/2014/08/02/22-brilliant-insights-into-adventurous-entrepreneur-richard-branson/

Hellene.gr: Crowdfunding καμπάνια για ηλεκτρονική πλατφόρμα που θα προάγει τα καλύτερα ελληνικά προϊόντα στο εξωτερικό – http://startupper.gr/hellene-gr-crowdfunding-%CE%BA%CE%B1%CE%BC%CF%80%CE%AC%CE%BD%CE%B9%CE%B1-%CE%B3%CE%B9%CE%B1-%CE%B7%CE%BB%CE%B5%CE%BA%CF%84%CF%81%CE%BF%CE%BD%CE%B9%CE%BA%CE%AE-%CF%80%CE%BB%CE%B1%CF%84%CF%86%CF%8C/

WHAT IS THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CORPORATE CULTURE AND STRATEGY – http://www.torbenrick.eu/blog/strategy/relationship-between-culture-and-strategy/

Alibaba Merger Machine Stumbles as Movie Arm’s Books Questioned – http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-08-15/alibaba-merger-machine-stumbles-as-movie-arm-s-books-questioned.html

Exploring a new place? Moovit now provides trip information as you ride public transport. – http://thenextweb.com/apps/2014/08/17/moovit-now-provides-trip-information-as-you-ride-public-transport/?utm_source=t.co&utm_campaign=Twitter%20Publisher&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=Exploring%20a%20new%20place?%20Moovit%20now%20provides%20trip%20information%20as%20you%20ride%20public%20transport.&awesm=tnw.to_d4gbs

Why Europe must make it easier to be an entrepreneur – http://forumblog.org/2014/06/europe-eu-entrepreneur-economy/?utm_content=buffer2174d&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

The End Of The Printed Newspaper – https://medium.com/@cshirky/last-call-c682f6471c70

Healthcare IT Driven By The Patient – http://www.bsminfo.com/doc/healthcare-it-driven-by-the-patient-0001

SoundCloud introduces ads so it can pay musicians and other creators – http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/aug/21/soundcloud-ads-musicians-major-labels

How to be a Better Entrepreneur: Pretend You’re a Scientist – http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2014/08/17/how-to-be-a-better-entrepreneur-pretend-youre-a-sc.aspx#.U_oR2oRrUgg.twitter

How to Master the Fine Art of Networking – http://www.inc.com/molly-reynolds/making-your-networking-work-for-you.html
10 Things All Successful Freelancers Do – http://www.wisebread.com/10-things-all-successful-freelancers-do
FilmReview: ‘Transcendence’ – http://variety.com/2014/film/reviews/film-review-transcendence-1201156786/

Exploring Athens? Moovit app now provides trip information as you ride public transport.

‪#‎Athens‬ mobile users, have you tried Moovit‘s new Ride Mode? Upgrade to the latest version to get your live ETA during your trip, alerts when you’re nearing your destination, and more. More details here: https://moovit.wufoo.eu/forms/iiiiiei-ieii-iiiiiei-36/

 

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“That’s a very useful feature if you are visiting a city, or navigating a new area for the first time. ” (TheNextWeb on ‪#‎moovit‬ new “Ride Mode” feature)