Harder, better, faster, stronger ??? 22 June 2017 - 0 Submitted by Daniel Fallenstein Submitted by Daniel Fallenstein on 22 June 2017 #INNOVATION — Harder, better, faster, stronger A new method makes it possible to create high-strength, lightweight steel on an industrial scale, potentially making way for its use in vehicles. Luke Walton reports on Freedom Today. #AI — Get grippy A new AI powered bot is quite literally learning how to grasp things. physical things with its hands. Matt Simon reports for Wired. #WORK — Search and hire Google now tailors search results for people seeking jobs. Frederic Lardinois for Techcrunch. #ECONOMICS — Dirt digging We have thrown so much trash away that it is now a viable to option to mine it for raw materials. Peter Tom Jones digs into the topic for World Economic Forum. #IT — Technobabble In maybe five years, machines talking to each other will make up a bigger portion of network traffic than humans. Joon Ian Wong for Quartz. #SOCIETY — Shitshow The issue of human waste and how to deal with it. Lina Zeldovich reports for Mosaic. #BUSINESS — No Übermensch The departure of Uber's CEO should not overshadow the firm's accomplishments. Robert Colvile's opinion for CapX #CULTURE — Pressing Letterpress printing virtually disappeared only to make a comeback in our digital days. Glenn Fleishman reports for Wired Newsletter Add new comment Your name Subject Comment About text formats Plain text No HTML tags allowed. Lines and paragraphs break automatically. Web page addresses and email addresses turn into links automatically.