Self-Driving Cars

There were 5.6M traffic accidents in the USA in 2013.  Self-driving cars from Google and trucks from Freightliner (owned by Mercedes-Benz) have been in the news recently.  Self-Driving Vehicles (SDVs) will reduce traffic accidents, transportation costs, transit times, and road congestion.  (See Google Self-Driving Car Project.) Uber is valued at $41B today (and rumors of a…

Advice for Young People

If you’re under the age of 25, here are a few things for you to think about as you charge into your future: Innovation (especially technology) Free markets Books Future opportunities Learning and school

Dr. Cloud

In 2035 (20 years from now), you’ll have nanobots roaming your body beaming up tens of thousands of protein levels to Dr. Cloud.  So will billions of other people.  And human doctors — who are already pretty fallible when it comes to medical diagnosis — will be completely out of a job. Dr. Cloud will know when…