Space Talk with Elon Musk, What Will Amazon Eat Next?

Space Talk with Elon Musk, What Will Amazon Eat Next? – Let’s Talk About Space SpaceX aims to make history 3 more times in 2018 SpaceX aims to make history 3 more times in 2018 Lockheed Martin will work with startups to send their tech...

Future Forward: The Apple Edition. Apple’s Future Beyond Computers.

Future Forward: The Apple Edition. Can Apple’s Fortunes Be In Speakers, AirPods, and TV Shows? Just maybe yes. Wherefore HomePod, Apple? https://www.macworld.com/article/3252248/home-tech/homepod-lock-in-ipod.html https://www.inverse.com/article/40652-apple-homepod-review-siri-ai-ios Tech Spec Showdown: Apple HomePod vs Amazon Echo vs Google Home AirPods Apple saw $5.5 billion in revenue from AirPods, Watches, TVs...

Facebook Redux, Bitcoin Bubble, and Black Mirror. Future Forward Podcast #0011

Future Forward – Rundown: 1/14/18 Loving… MINECRAFT Most important tech product in the world right now… a) http://time.com/4354135/minecraft-bestelling b) global dominance #’s… (below slide) as important to MSFT as youtube has been to GOOG http://www.businessinsider.com/microsoft-minecraft-100-year-brand-2016-9  ***This which shows the 3d holo future envisioned, run from 2:25...

CES 2018 – The Battle For Consumer Engagement

  CES Kicks off Jan 9th – Preview: Alexa / Smart Speakers Amazon in the spotlight again as it aims to get Alexa everywhere https://www.geekwire.com/2018/ces-2018-preview-amazon-spotlight-aims-get-alexa-everywhere/ Smart speakers everywhere What to expect at CES 2018 TV’s Future At CES, giants old and new battle over TV’s...

2017 – Year In Review for Tech.

Loving: The Internet Though there are persistent perils, negative consequences and a wide range of issues that need to be monitored, managed, and reconciled, the Internet as much as anything has been the indispensable engine for the many voices driving positive change in the world,...

What Ever Happened To Social Shopping?

Future Forward #008 What Ever Happened To Social Shopping? w/Steven Rosenbaum and  Gene DeRose In 2011 Tech Crunch wrote: “There are about a million Tweets a day with the word “I Want,” and now there is a mobile photo sharing app that can capture all...

Steve and Gene’s Holiday Gift Guide

Here at Future Forward – we spend every waking hour thinking about tech. How it works, were it’s broken, and how it impacts our lives, our families and our future. And that means thinking about new gizmo and gadget and scribbling down our favorites for...

Changes In Startup Land: Etsy, Meetup, Kickstarter, Tumblr

LOVING… The Silent Life: http://www.androidguys.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/the_silent_life-4.png ENDORSING… Hour of Code https://hourofcode.com/us CHAPTER 1 Etsy: Inside the Revolution at Etsy Meetup WeWork Buys Meetup, the Service for Bringing Hobbyists Together https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/11/28/business/dealbook/wework-meetup.html WEWORK IS BUYING MEETUP AMID AN INCREASINGLY DISCONNECTED WORLD https://www.wired.com/story/why-wework-is-buying-meetup/ Tumbler Tumblr founder and CEO David...

Future Forward – Episode #0004

SEG 1 1:30 The Web Meltdown SEG 2 11:04 The Jupiter rocketship SEG 3 20:45 Loving / Hating SEG 4 27:20 What’s up wth Fox? Part 1: What You Are Loving / What You Are Hating Right Now: SEGMENT 1 The Web Meltdown. What’s happening...

Future Forward – Episode #3 CNN vs. The DOJ?

Part 1 CNN. AT&T / Time Warner — Justice Dept. 6:10 Part 2 Why Roku is winning. 10:58 Part 3: Can politics survive social media? 17:12   Today: – CNN.  AT&T / Time Warner — Justice Dept. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/08/business/dealbook/att-time-warner.html https://www.recode.net/2017/11/9/16629712/att-ceo-randall-stephenson-department-of-justice-doj-cnn-preisdent-trump-time-warner https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-switch/wp/2016/10/21/att-could-soon-own-almost-everything-from-hbo-to-cnn-to-dc-comics/?utm_term=.855512b0ca06 Tomorrow: – Why Roku is...

Future Forward – Episode #2

1. Today: Amazon vs YouTube. The Video Battleground https://www.theverge.com/2017/9/26/16371292/google-youtube-amazon-echo-show https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/talkingtech/2017/09/28/amazon-google-echo-youtube-fracas/711943001/ https://www.cnbc.com/2017/09/27/google-pulls-youtube-from-amazon-echo-show.html 2. Tomorrow: Fake News: Solving, or Evolving past it? 3. The Future: Driverless cars and the impact on employment. https://futurism.com/heres-how-driverless-vehicles-will-utterly-transform-how-our-cities-look/ When Vehicles are Automated, What Happens to their Drivers? https://www.reuters.com/article/legal-us-autos-selfdriving/u-s-senate-panel-puts-self-driving-cars-in-fast-lane-idUSKBN1CA1RX