Allow some time for scrolling this week — a lot here! Hope you find it useful!!

Innovation

www.wsj.com

HT @ShiraOvide Earbuds could be offered as hearing aids and include an in-ear thermometer and posture warnings. By @RolfeWinkler

www.theverge.com

ICYMI “Interactive Podcast” sounds to me a bit like “Social Audio” -> Spotify…

Innovation

digiday.com

In recent years, the social commerce space has gained momentum with shoppable, virtual try-on technology. #AR

www.voguebusiness.com

Brands are entering the metaverse through virtual stores, AR, gaming and digital fashion shows. While many have relied on external partnerships, an internal expert or team might be on the horizon. #metaverse

Innovation

ai.googleblog.com

MT @fgilbane Google AI Blog:Announcing WIT: A Wikipedia-Based Image-Text Dataset via @googleai #AI

www.wsj.com

ICYMI Apple wants to see if iPhones can help detect depression or tell whether a senior moment is something worse — a capability that would significantly expand its health portfolio via @WSJ #innovation

Amazon’s Astro…

Innovation

www.forbes.com

Google Cloud launches multi-year partnership with NBA Top Shot creator Dapper Labs to help scale its Flow blockchain. Dapper handles between 500K and 1m transactions a week.

Technology

www.nytimes.com

Apple issued emergency updates to fix a flaw that allows highly invasive spyware to infect anyone’s iPhone, Apple Watch or Mac…

Innovation

apple.news
The company has partnered with Ray-Ban to make a pair of video-capturing Wayfarers. They’re everything you hoped for and feared in smart glasses.

web-strategist.com

#NFTs

Employee Joy!rishad.substack.com

RT @rishad The most important component of long-term sustainable advantage for any firm is its ability to attract, retain, inspire…

Innovation

arstechnica.com

Researchers see if they can remove sensitive data without retraining AI from scratch. #AI

rishad.substack.com

Some wisdom about going back to the office, speed, time, and success from @rishad

rishad.substack.com

More insight from @rishad.

www.fastcompany.com

Vans World is the latest way Roblox has become a marketing platform to help…

Innovation

www.linkedin.com

Interesting take from @lazerow on how @SuperRare transferred ownership and governance to its community.

www.matthewball.vc

A deep dive on Netflix and Video Games from ⁦@ballmatthew: Why does Netflix want to enter gaming (beyond the money)? Why now? Can it succeed? …

Technology

Amazon Plans to Open Large Retail Locations Akin to Department Storeswww.wsj.com

An Amazon department store? Long a retail disrupter, the online shopping pioneer plans to open several large physical locations to sell clothing, household items and other goods.

Innovation

New device can diagnose Covid-19 from saliva samplesnews.mit.edu

MT @MIT Engineers have designed a small device that can detect Covid-19 from a saliva sample in an hour. …

Kathy Sandler

Sr Mgr, Content Applications, Penguin Random House * Innovation * Technology * Publishing * Opinions expressed are my own

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