For two weeks, I’m guest editor on EMSNOW, while Jennifer takes a well-earned break! For that period, I’m taking the liberty of posting some daily musings. My day generally starts with my own “reading room”, a quick review of my favorite news sources, usually including this publication. Here’s what caught my eye with this morning’s coffee.
- Ever heard of superstar companies? Apparently, the superstar effect is real, and in this new competitive environment, strategy matters more than ever. Check out ‘What every CEO needs to know about ‘superstar’ companies’ from McKinsey
- Robots and humans and drones, oh my! So much to explore on robotics right now. It’s the subject of a TechCrunch event at UC Berkeley on April 18 for a day full of mind-blowing robot demos, networking (the human kind), and breaking tech news. Read more and sign up here.
- Robotics are also a big deal at Hannover Messe and the Robotics Award 2019 winner is the winner is OnRobot’s Gecko Gripper inspired, like many things in technology are, by nature.
- Who wants a foldable phone? Huawei CEO thinks half their phones could be foldable by 2021, thanks to lower development costs.
Read more, watch more, know more – that’s the SCOOP!