Good Day! This is my weekly newsletter, with a dose of insights into the future. The topic of this newsletter is the exponential times we live in, hence the title of f(x) = e^x, which is the (natural) exponential function.

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7 Ways How AI Will Change Your Workplace


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The future of work will be more advanced, more efficient, more effective and hopefully also more human. Thanks to AI, the Internet of Things and robotics, your workplace will look fundamentally different in the future of work. The future of work will come with great opportunities but also with plenty of challenges for organisations. It will require employees and management to adapt and work smarter. AI will augment your jobs, the Internet of Things will provide you with details insights and robotics will replace many jobs. In the coming decade, new technologies will fundamentally change your workplace. Here are seven ways how AI will affect the workplace of the future.

Three Useful Nuggets of Information

My weekly tips from around the web to get you thinking.

1. Russian hackers target the 2020 Olympics, already.

Russian hackers are at it again. This time, they have targeted multiple organisations involved in the 2020 Summer Olympics. The attacks were targeted at sporting and anti-doping organisations. So much for fair play. (Microsoft blog)

2. Fixing genetic diseases becomes easier.

Crispr has revolutionised the world of gene-editing, but it's not great at inserting new genes into DNA sequences. Now an update to the gene-editing tech could fix this fatal flaw be significantly better at fixing such deadly diseases. (Wired)

3. China and the US are running a quantum race.

Google claims it achieved quantum supremacy, and outperformed a supercomputer for the first time. IBM rebuked their claim. However, the real quantum computing battle is not between US companies but will be between the US and China, with huge political implications. (Wired)