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.

Recently, I launched my new concept The Digital Speaker and you can now book me as an avatar or hologram. Also, my tech trend prediction for 2021 is out, read it here!


The Data Organisation is Here to Stay, and Organisations are Finally Aware of It


My latest article:

If there is one thing that this Corona crisis has made clear, every organisation needs to digitally transform their business as soon as possible. Digital is here to stay, and organisations are finally aware of it. Covid-19 enabled in days what organisations used to take years: enabling employees to work remotely and embracing digital technologies in their operations. To help organisations in their pursuit of digital transformation, I would like to share a preview with you of my latest book: The Organisation of Tomorrow; How AI, blockchain and analytics turn your business into a data organisation. In the book, I explain how to digitally transform your business and how to benefit from technologies such as big data, blockchain and AI. Enjoy reading it.


Three Useful Nuggets of Information

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

1. Do you want to go to space? Now you can.

SpaceX has launched a new browser-based simulator that provides an idea of what it would be like to manually control the docking process of its Crew Dragon spacecraft. Be an astronaut, even if it is only virtual. (TechCrunch)

2. Will quantum computers crack Bitcoin?

Even the most powerful supercomputer would take thousands of years to crack Bitcoin’s code. Quantum computers could do so in a matter of seconds. (Decrypt)

3. Telegram kills $1.7 billion crypto project.

Telegram has given up on the Telegram Open Network. The launch of the network was delayed by a court case with the SEC. (Decrypt)