This week – China’s ZTE. A massive threat, or never mind, just kidding? Then, can Machines make the future of Journalism less full of Fake News? the NYC Media Lab says maybe it can. All that plus, I’m going to share the untold story of my ongoing feud with Trevor Noah. Yup, it’s about Free Speech, and so far, I’m taking a beating. That’s Future Forward for this week. I’m Gene DeRose and I’m Steven Rosenbaum, Let’s launch.
This week Facebook’s F8 developers Conference – announces Dating service, Oculus Go and Watch Party. Then Google I/O show’s off Google AI and Talking Robots. Its Big tech – making big moves.
Then, some of our favorite startups hit the end of the road. That’s Future Forward for this week. I’m Steven Rosenbaum and I’m Gene DeRose… let’s launch!
THE BIG CONFERENCES –
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Here Are Some Key Takeaways From Facebook’s F8 Developer Conference
The Virtual Insanity of F8
The F8 Developer Conference is over: Here’s everything Facebook announced
8 big announcements from Google I/O 2018
The 5 best things from Google I/O this year
Birchbox has sold majority ownership to one of its hedge fund investors after sale talks with QVC fell through
Basically, no one wanted to buy Birchbox
Birchbox invaded by Vikings, leaving investors empty-handed
Klout – is out.
Medium abruptly cancels the membership programs of its 21 remaining subscription publisher partners
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it’s time for the NewFronts? Don’t know what that means, you’re not alone. It’s the launch of all the new Web Show’s in one jammed packed week. Lot’s to share on the future of web video. Then – Oculus Go is out in the wild, and we’ve got one of the very first ones in our hot hands. We’ll review. So, new hardware. New software. What’s not to love? This is Future Forward. Let’s Engage!