Weekly Innovation Review (WIRE)

Granite Bay Capital
The latest news from the world's leading innovators
Created 05 Oct 2020
56
Posts
98
Likes
8
Comments
2
Mentions
  • Weekly Innovation Review (WIRE) #56
    04 Nov 2021 • 9 min read • 1 0
    Headline Development A lot of momentum continues around the metaverse. A few people were close to the pin on Facebook’s new name…..MetaBook, Metanet, MetaRack...even MetaMark being amongst the favouri...
  • Weekly Innovation Review (WIRE) #55
    27 Oct 2021 • 8 min read • 3 0
    Headline Development Hertz (HTZZ) just made the largest EV purchase ever, acquiring 100k Teslas (TLSA) for a reported $4.2b - half of which will go to Uber (UBER) drivers. On top of this, Hertz will a...
  • Weekly Innovation Review (WIRE) #54
    20 Oct 2021 • 7 min read • 2 0
    Deep Dive - Facebook Metaverse This week I want to do a deep dive into the Metaverse after Facebook (FB) announced its plan to hire 10,000 people for their Metaverse project. It’s a theme that will ru...
  • Weekly Innovation Review (WIRE) #53
    13 Oct 2021 • 7 min read • 4 0
    Headline Developments At 90, William Shatner became the oldest person to ever reach space, telling Blue Origin’s Jeff Bezos “what you have given me is the most profound experience” that “I hope I neve...
  • Weekly Innovation Review (WIRE) #52
    07 Oct 2021 • 5 min read
    Headline Developments Not the best week for Facebook (FB)! Firstly, the entire company’s ecosystem (FB, Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger) ground to a halt for several hours. This is an extraordinary ...
  • Weekly Innovation Review (WIRE) #51
    30 Sep 2021 • 7 min read • 3 1
    Headline Developments Samsung (005930.KS) and Harvard University have published new research outlining the vision of copying the brain’s neuron wiring map into a 3D “neuromorphic” chip. The approach, ...
  • Weekly Innovation Review (WIRE) #50
    22 Sep 2021 • 7 min read • 4 0
    Headline Developments SpaceX (private) has completed the world’s first all-civilian mission to space, sending four passengers into Earth’s orbit without any professionally trained astronauts. The miss...
  • Weekly Innovation Review (WIRE) #49
    15 Sep 2021 • 7 min read • 3 0
    Subscribe now Headline Developments The verdict is out in the Apple (AAPL) vs Epic (private) case, with the court ruling that Apple cannot stop app developers from directing users to third-party payme...
  • Weekly Innovation Review (WIRE) #48
    08 Sep 2021 • 7 min read • 3 0
    Headline Developments Coinbase (COIN) is under scrutiny from the SEC, receiving a subpoena from the regulator relating to its yield-generating product dubbed Lend (allowing users to earn double-digit ...
  • Weekly Innovation Review (WIRE) #47
    01 Sep 2021 • 6 min read • 3 0
    Headline Developments As has been widely expected, China has moved to greatly reduce the time under-18s spend playing computer games. Under the new rule, younger gamers will be restricted to one hour ...
  • View More on Substack »