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Tech - Vatican 2

Earlier this month, I participated in a discussion/debate at the Vatican on the topic of: “The Morality of Immortality.” The discussion was moderated by CNN medical anchor Dr. Sanjay Gupta, and included Rabbi Dr. Edward Reichman, Elder Dale Renlund, Reverend Father Dr. Nicancor Austriaco and NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins.   Here are a few compelling perspectives and insights from our[…]

Abundance Insider: May 18, 2018 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Goldman Sachs' new cryptocurrency, BCI training for tetraplegics, and the latest Amazon shareholder letter. Cheers, Peter, Marissa, Kelley, Greg, AJ, Bri, Jarom, and Jason P.S. Send any tips to our team by clicking here, and send your friends and family to this link to subscribe to Abundance Insider. Goldman Sachs Just Launched A New Cryptocurrency What it[…]

I’m hiring… 4 positions open

I am on a global search to find four key hires to join my personal team. A new Strike Force Member A Head of Global Community A Head of Sponsorship & Sales  A Full Stack Hacker/Developer If any of these positions interest you, or you know someone who is amazing and wants to join my personal team, send them the links below. The Strike Force is my Entrepreneur-In-Residence program where you will[…]

Tech - Future of Food

From a first-principles perspective, the task of feeding 8 billion people boils down to converting energy from the sun into chemical energy in our bodies. Traditionally, solar energy is converted by photosynthesis into carbohydrates in plants (i.e. biomass), which is either eaten by the vegans amongst us, or fed to animals, for those who with a carnivorous preference. Today the process of feeding[…]

Podcast Episode 53: Don’t Die From Something Stupid

Episode 53: Don’t Die From Something Stupid May 13, 2018 Peter and Dan discuss takeaways from Abundance 360, Peter’s executive summit where four rockstar longevity CEOs summarized new capabilities in the healthcare industry. These cutting-edge companies, whose early experiments have produced amazing results, will have therapies and drugs on the market in the next one to five years.

Abundance Insider: May 11, 2018 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Facial recognition news broadcasts, Google's appointment-making AI, and Elon Musk on the future of car ownership.

Tech - Vatican Remarks

Every year I take the major XPRIZE benefactors (Vision Circle & Innovation Board members) on an Adventure Trip. This time, we went to Vatican City to discuss longevity and regenerative medicine, piggybacking on the United to Cure conference hosted by the Pope.  The notion that the Vatican hosted this event, and even had a panel on “the morality of immortality” (or the immorality of mortality) is[…]

Abundance Insider: May 4, 2018 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Emotional surveillance, a new BCI breakthrough, and VR gloves that bring fine art to life. Cheers, Peter, Marissa, Kelley, Greg, AJ, Bri, Jarom, and Jason P.S. Send any tips to our team by clicking here, and send your friends and family to this link to subscribe to Abundance Insider. VR Gloves Allow People Who Are Blind to "See" Art for the First Time What it[…]

a billion new inventors – manufacturing of the future

We are on the verge of transforming one of society’s most fundamental building blocks: manufacturing. As new technologies enable manufacturers to customize everything , these same agents are quickly turning consumers into inventors . Following the Agricultural Revolution some 5,000 years ago, humanity made a huge breakthrough that allowed complex societies to flourish: we specialized. It made no[…]

Abundance Insider: April 27, 2018 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: In-car Amazon delivery, robot-run banks, and paint that transforms walls into touchscreens. Cheers, Peter, Marissa, Kelley, Greg, AJ, Bri, Jarom, and Jason P.S. Send any tips to our team by clicking here, and send your friends and family to this link to subscribe to Abundance Insider. Amazon to Deliver Packages to the Trunk of Your Car What it is: Amazon has[…]

next revolution in data storage

In the age of big data, we are quickly producing far more digital information than we can possibly store. Last year, $20 billion was spent on new data centers in the U.S. alone, doubling the capital expenditure on data center infrastructure from 2016. And even with skyrocketing investment in data storage, corporations and the public sector are falling behind. But there’s hope. With a nascent[…]

Abundance Insider: April 20, 2018 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Semantic search for books, quantum Internet, and a swarm of miniature robotic Mars explorers.

Optimizing your microbiome

One of my missions is to extend the healthy human lifespan.  My brilliant friend Naveen Jain, CEO of Viome, shares this mission and has found some fascinating links between your microbiome and your health. Your microbiome is mostly located in your gut and contains trillions of microbes. A healthy microbiome is part best friend, part power converter, part engine, and part pharmacy. If you want to[…]

Abundance Insider: April 13, 2018 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Crime-predicting AI, AT&T’s 5G trials, and coal plants upcycled into cryptocurrency mining hubs.

The Energy Revolution

Every five days, the Sun provides the Earth with as much energy as all proven supplies of oil, coal and natural gas.

Podcast Episode 52: When Everything Is Intelligent

Episode 52: When Everything Is Intelligent April 8, 2018 Peter and Dan imagine a future when AI saturates everything in our lives and every object becomes intelligent with the ability to learn about you.

Abundance Insider: April 6, 2018 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: 3D printed sushi, mind-reading neuroprosthetics, and cancer-fighting superblood.

Convergence in Robotics

Last year, I ran a competition to find my next “Strike Force” interns. Max Goldberg and Claire Adair won the competition, and joined me at Abundance 360 as special correspondents. In this blog, you’ll learn key insights from A360 on the robotics revolution, as written by Max and edited by Marissa Brassfield.

Abundance Insider: March 30, 2018 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Delta embraces exoskeletons, gene therapy for blindness, and $10,000 3D-printed homes that can be built in a day.

Avatars - future of transportation

What’s a faster mode of transportation than Hyperloop?

Abundance Insider: March 23, 2018 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Biometric boarding, bionic lens replacements, and a new AI translation breakthrough from Microsoft.

Flying Prof Hawking into Zero-G

This week, Professor Stephen Hawking died at the age of 76. One of the proudest moments of my life was flying him -- the world's expert in gravity -- into zero gravity. I've shared this powerful story on the TED stage and in previous blogs as a testament to grit, passion and persistence.  This week, I'm reprinting the story to commemorate Dr. Hawking's life. It was an honor to know him.  In 2007,[…]

Podcast Episode 51: Advertising to AI’s

Episode 51: Advertising to AI’s March 18, 2018 Peter and Dan discuss the future of advertising products and services, including new possibilities when personal AI’s are in the world. Peter describes a near future in which artificial intelligence is so good at predicting desires that we will ultimately give them control of our purchasing power.

Abundance Insider: March 16, 2018 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: A new “body on a chip,” real-life avatars, and a detailed analysis of Amazon’s business strategy.

Materials Revolution

Last year, I ran a competition to find my next “Strike Force” interns. Max Goldberg and Claire Adair won the competition, and joined me at Abundance 360 as special correspondents. In this blog, you’ll learn key insights from A360 on the materials engineering revolution, as written by Max and edited by Marissa Brassfield.

$10 million ANA Avatar XPRIZE announced at SXSW

At the South by Southwest conference in Austin, Texas on Monday, Diamandis and his organization announced a new $10 million competition to develop “real-life avatars” to enable humans “to remotely see, hear, and interact with physical environments and other people.”

Abundance Insider: March 9, 2018 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Flying cars you can buy next year, Uber Freight trucks hit the road, and Magic Leap raises $461 million.

Podcast Episode 50: Going to Mars

Episode 50: Going to Mars March 5, 2018 Peter and Dan discuss recent events in the space industry, including the successful rocket launches of SpaceX, going to Mars and Peter’s vision of the next decade. 

Future of Retail

Exponential technologies (AI, VR, 3D printing, and networks) are radically reshaping traditional retail.

Abundance Insider: March 2, 2018 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Super-sensitive artificial skin, voice-mimicking AIs, and Internet on the Moon.

Countdown to the Singularity

I asked the smartest people I know for their tech predictions for the next 20 years (2018 – 2038). What are the breakthroughs we can expect on our countdown to the Singularity?

Abundance Insider: February 23, 2018 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: A new Hyperloop in D.C., a new CRISPR technique, and a 3D printer that uses robotics and augmented reality.

Celularity - Revolutionizing Cellular Medicine

The field of stem cells (Cellular Medicine) is poised to revolutionize medicine, augmenting our longevity and immunity.

Abundance Insider: February 16, 2018 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Fashion-forward smart glasses, a stereoscopic vision breakthrough, and an exciting new stem cell startup raises $250M in funding.

Celularity raises $250M to develop cell therapies

A startup that wants to use stem cells to keep us living longer just raised $250 million Business Insider - February 15, 2018

Podcast Episode 49: Your Mindset is Everything

Episode 49: Your Mindset is Everything February 13, 2018 Peter and Dan discuss the Polak Game — a diagram with four perspectives on the world — and why they believe entrepreneurs share the mindset that the world is getting better and we have the ability to make it even better.

Revolutionizing Construction + Real Estate

If you could design any structure, free of all constraints, what would you envision?

Deconstructing Elon Musk

I did an interview recently where I was asked to deconstruct Elon Musk’s entrepreneurial success.

Abundance Insider: February 2, 2018 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: 360-degree 3D projections, a solar cell semiconductor breakthrough, and a drone rescue at sea.

Abundance Insider: December 29, 2017 Edition

This holiday edition of Abundance Insider features breakthroughs in self-driving cars, rural Internet and genetic hearing loss.

Future of Nuclear Energy

Tech billionaires are investing (a lot) in entrepreneurial nuclear power startups. Why? These are tough times for nuclear power.

Abundance Insider: December 22, 2017 Edition

This holiday edition of Abundance Insider features breakthroughs from Walmart, SpaceX and China.

The Future of Cities

If you could build a city from the ground up using first principles, how would you do it? What would it look like? 

Abundance Insider: December 15, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: AI masters chess, addiction-fighting smart pills, and data on the $7 trillion autonomous car industry.

Abundance of Capital

There is a growing abundance of capital to fund entrepreneurs’ Massively Transformative Purposes (MTPs) and Moonshots. 

Abundance Insider: December 8, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Nanomaterial quantum encryption systems, 3D printing with bacterial ink, and Google’s AI creates its own “child.”

What Does Exponential Growth Feel Like?

We are local and linear thinkers in a global and exponential world. Our biggest challenge as entrepreneurs is to retrain our linear brains and project exponentially.

Podcast Episode 47: Retirement the Ultimate Casualty

Episode 47: Retirement the Ultimate Casualty December 4, 2017 Peter and Dan give an update on the latest research in technologies extending the healthy human lifespan. Peter and Dan agree that “retirement” is one of the leading causes of death, and that mindset is a major factor in the game of human longevity.

Abundance Insider: December 1, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Mood-altering brain implants, origami skeletons for soft robots, and the most realistic prosthetic hand yet.

Fixing Climate Change

Earlier this month, 13 U.S. government agencies (NOAA, NASA, DOE, etc.) concluded that climate change is real and caused mainly by human activity.

Thankful For Abundance!

The world is getting better at a stunning rate, and as we celebrate Thanksgiving here in the U.S., I wanted to offer you some convincing details and data.

Preparing for the Transportation Shakeout

Episode 46: Preparing for the Transportation Shakeout November 17, 2017 Peter and Dan discuss the latest technologies in the transportation industry. Electric autonomous cars, Virgin Hyperloop One, flying vehicles like Airbus and Uber Elevate, and Elon Musk’s Boring Company and SpaceX rockets.  

Abundance Insider: November 17, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: AI fashion consultants, 3D printed fully functional electronic circuits, and editing genes inside the body.

AI, Quantum & Entrepreneurship in China

Last week, Eric Schmidt, Chairman of Alphabet, predicted that China will “rapidly overtake the U.S. in artificial intelligence… in as little as five years."

3 Dangerous Ideas

Recently I interviewed my friend Ray Kurzweil at the Googleplex for a 90-minute (live) webinar on disruptive and dangerous ideas, a prelude to my fireside chat with Ray at Abundance 360 this January.

Podcast Episode 45: Dangerous Ideas

Episode 45: Dangerous Ideas November 3, 2017 Peter and Dan delve into a number of dangerous ideas, including changing government, healthcare, and education, and discuss how these opinions are less than a decade away.

Habits of Extraordinary People

You’ve probably heard the phrase, “Change your habits, change your life.” But which habits matter most?

Reinventing our Kids Education

This week, Bill Gates announced his plan to invest almost $1.7 billion into reforming U.S. public education over the next five years.

Podcast Episode 44: Gaining Digital Confidence

Episode 44: Gaining Digital Confidence October 19, 2017 Peter and Dan revisit Peter’s 6 D’s of exponentials framework and discuss a new thinking tool created to help entrepreneurs measure how they are using technology in their companies and their lives.

Abundance Insider: October 13, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Augmented reality art platforms, superhero synthetic muscles, and Dubai’s digital currency.

The World Is (Still) Better Than You Think

Your mindset matters — now more than ever. We are in the midst of a drug epidemic. The drug? Negative news. The drug pushers? The media.

Podcast Episode 43: Accelerating the Acceleration of Technology

Episode 43: Accelerating the Acceleration of Technology October 9, 2017 Peter and Dan discuss a common conversation theme in Silicon Valley — namely, that most people have no idea how quickly things are changing — and how technology has caused the world to move at an accelerated pace.

Elon Revolutionizing Transportation (Again)

Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos are predicted to be the two wealthiest people on the planet given the dramatic rise of SpaceX, Tesla and Amazon, as well as their large ownership in their respective companies.

Podcast Episode 42: The Accessible Possible

Episode 42: The Accessible Possible September 24, 2017 Peter and Dan discuss a conversation they had in 2013 that led to the creation of the Abundance 360 executive summit and the 25-year framework behind the idea.

3 Amazing Longevity Companies

Age is the single leading risk factor for virtually every significant disease including cancer, cardiovascular, respiratory, neurological and other degenerative diseases.

5 Stages of the Hype Cycle

Humans are famously bad at predicting the future of technologies.

86% Accuracy Rate In Tech Predictions

Ray Kurzweil has a documented 86% accuracy rate in his technological predictions.

Podcast Episode 41: The Next Gold Rush is in Space

Episode 41: The Next Gold Rush is in Space September 8, 2017 Peter and Dan discuss entrepreneurial commercial space. Why is this happening now? Which companies are the most exciting to watch?

Abundance Insider: September 8, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Seed-dropping drones, country cryptocurrency and a breakthrough in electricity-free cooling.

Abundance Insider: September 1, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: AI fashion designers, crowdsourced eclipse movies, and DeepMind's latest open-source AI release for StarCraft II.

The Dangers of Cognitive Bias

Our brains are composed of 100 billion neurons and 100 trillion synaptic connections.   Yet, despite that vast processing power, our brains are unable to process all the data entering through our senses. Because of that, our brain takes shortcuts. These shortcuts are called heuristics or cognitive biases, and sometimes they can lead us to incorrect conclusions. In my Abundance 360[…]

Astro Teller: My Closing Speaker At A360

I'm very proud that my closing speaker at Abundance 360 this year will be my friend Astro Teller, Captain of Moonshots at X (formerly Google X, Google’s R&D factory).

Abundance Insider: August 18, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Tesla's self-driving truck tests, Qualcomm's mind-blowing smartphone sensors, and the financial impact of pilotless planes.

Podcast Episode 40: Digitizing the World

Episode 40: Digitizing the World August 16, 2017 In Episode 27: Evidence of Abundance, Peter and Dan discussed the 6 D’s framework and how this model is a road map to contextualize exponential technologies. In this episode, they dig deeper into the first step, Digitization, and why spending energy early on will ultimately lead to an enormous amount of time saved.

Big Company Turn-Around (Disney)

Countless corporate giants have crashed and burned... Sears Roebuck & Co., U.S. Steel, Eastman Kodak and Pan Am, to name a few.

A Bridge to Abundance

When looking at the most pressing issue humanity will face in the next 100 years, I do not believe it will stem from those typically highlighted by the media: a scarcity of water, energy, or other resources.

China... Next Tech Superpower

My recent trip to Beijing and Shanghai has me convinced me China is the next technological superpower.

China – Deceptive to Disruptive

I’m just back from an amazing week in China, meeting with the top VCs, CEOs and entrepreneurs. I was joined by a dozen of my A360 members.

Abundance Insider: July 21, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Self-healing objects, language invented by artificial intelligence, and robots learning to interpret vague human commands.

Inflection Point – When It All Explodes

The earliest Internet was built by the military, designed to help scientists around the nation gain access to those rare room-sized computers located at MIT, Stanford and a few key institutions. Use of the early ARPAnet was slow, cumbersome and awkward – that is, until Marc Andreessen created Mosaic, the first widely accessible Internet browser. When Mosaic launched in 1993, there were only 26[…]

Abundance Insider: July 14, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Deceit-detecting AI, Facebook's new "village," and a world first in teleportation.

Discovering Your Massively Transformative Purpose

A single individual driven by a purpose can change the world. I often get asked for a single piece of advice to make an entrepreneur succeed. While there is no surefire route to success, I believe a necessary component of success for every entrepreneur is having a Massively Transformative Purpose (MTP). A purpose that drives you to wake up in the morning. Something you repeat in your head while[…]

Abundance Insider: July 7, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Counterfeit-proof quantum IDs, mini-organs for personalized drug screening, and the latest lows in global solar prices.

Lesson From Kodak – The Price of Linear Thinking

Our brains are literally hardwired to think locally and linearly. As such, it’s nearly impossible for us to fathom the implications of exponential change. Exponential technologies are a tsunami of change... and you can either surf on top of them or be crushed by them. Kodak was crushed.

Abundance Insider: June 30, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: GE's AI workforce, grocery store vertical farms, and digitally regenerating faces using brainwaves.

Anticipating The Impossible

When the founders of Siri first envisioned their rudimentary A.I., years before they sold it to Apple, they faced a critical challenge.

Exponential Roadmaps

The 6 D’s are a chain reaction of technological progression, a road map of rapid development that always leads to enormous upheaval and opportunity.

Abundance Insider: June 16, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Self-steering sugarcane trucks, 4D printing, and autism-detecting AI.

Lessons From Aluminum – Nothing Is Scarce!

Technology is a force that turns what used to be scarce into abundance, over and over again. One of my favorite examples of this is aluminum.

Abundance Insider: June 9, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Carbon-capturing plants, nimble-fingered robots, and staggering Intel numbers on the self-driving car market.

3-Minute Entrepreneurship Course

The following short story is one of the great lessons for entrepreneurial success. It is a timeless story that remains relevant for bold entrepreneurs pursuing their moonshots.

Abundance Insider: June 2, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Living clothing, robot cops in Dubai, and Fidelity’s experiments with bitcoin.

My Superpower...

I’m often struck by the ability of a single individual to change the world. Think Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Elon Musk, Larry Page, Anne Wojcicki, Martin Luther King Jr. and Indira Gandhi, to name a few. They each started with no money and no technology, just their passion and perseverance. Ultimately, three things make anything possible: People, technology and money. If you have the right people[…]

Abundance Insider: May 26, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: 3D printed ovaries, autonomous zero-emissions ships, and India's solar power pricing breakthrough.

True Breakthroughs = Crazy Ideas + Passion

“The day before something is a breakthrough, it’s a crazy idea.” I first heard this phrase from Burt Rutan, the man who designed and built SpaceShipOne, the brilliant vehicle that won the $10 million Ansari XPRIZE.

Abundance Insider: May 19, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Cancer-detecting bras, a bionic hand breakthrough, and Germany sets a new renewable energy record. Cheers,Peter, Marissa, Cody, Kelley, Greg, Sydney and AJ P.S. Send any tips to our team by clicking here, and send your friends and family to this link to subscribe to Abundance Insider.

Why UBI Works

Will Artificial Intelligence “destroy humanity?”... probably not. But I am concerned that A.I. and Robotics will massively impact the future of work.

Fire Your Experts!

Want to do something new and disruptive? Want to change the status quo? Here’s some advice -- be careful before consulting “experts”…

Disrupting Traffic Jams

At the TED conference last Friday, Elon Musk said, “Traffic is one of the most soul-destroying things.” If you hate traffic jams too, this blog may give you hope.

Abundance insider: May 12, 2017 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: VR rehab for prisoners, AIs that can predict Alzheimer’s, and cranial surgery robots.

Abundance Insider: May 5, 2017 Edition

Subscribe to receive my latest Tech Insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Voice-mimicking AIs, first-person goggles for drone pilots, and new interplanetary mission announcements from China, EU and USA.

Abundance Insider: April 28, 2017 Edition

Subscribe to receive my latest Tech Insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Biodegradable silk batteries, low-cost autonomous taxis, and solar devices that produce water from thin air.

Most Innovative Company Today

I did a quick Twitter poll yesterday asking which technology companies you think are the most innovative today. The options were: Amazon Google Facebook Tesla (Note: Twitter polls only allow four options... yes, there’s also Apple, Microsoft, Uber, Samsung and SpaceX, to name a few others.) With over 1,000 responses, a clear overwhelming winner emerged: Tesla. Here was the final tally: Amazon:[…]

Abundance Insider: April 21, 2017 Edition

Subscribe to receive my latest Tech Insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Hybrid jets, cancer-detecting DNA nanopores, and Canada's $750 million investment in wireless.

First Jobs To Go

There’s little question in my mind that advances in artificial intelligence and robotics will significantly displace humans in the workplace. We’re not talking about every job, but most of today’s jobs (as currently configured) will eventually be performed by AI and robots or in partnership with AI and robots.

Advice For Entrepreneurs

I’m often asked: “What advice do you wish someone gave you when you were just starting out?” I have two pieces of advice to offer entrepreneurs who are just getting going.

Abundance Insider: April 14, 2017 Edition

Subscribe to receive my latest Tech Insights Cheers, Peter, Marissa, Cody, Kelley, Greg, Sydney and AJ

The FUTURE Leaves Clues...

Subscribe to receive my latest Tech Insights The future leaves clues...

Abundance Insider: April 7, 2017

Subscribe to receive my latest Tech Insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Edible drones, teleporting taste, and a new brain-computer interface breakthrough.

Abundance Insider: March 31, 2017 Edition

Subscribe to receive my latest Tech Insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Burger-flipping robots, lip-reading authentication algorithms and new graphene-like materials made from 3D printed bacteria.

What I Tell My Kids Every Day

Subscribe to receive my latest Tech Insights I have two twin boys heading into kindergarten this year.

Abundance Insider: March 24, 2017 Edition

Subscribe to receive my latest Tech Insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Mind-reading robots, cutting-edge cryopreservation capabilities, and an AI that will save JPMorgan’s lawyers 360,000 hours a year.

Google's Tips for Effective Teams

Subscribe to receive my latest Tech Insights “To win in the marketplace, you must first win in the workplace.” –Doug Conant, CEO, Campbell Soup Company

Abundance Insider: March 17, 2017 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Singing shirts, Virginia's delivery robot law, and 3D-printed biomimetic blood vessels.

Abundance Insider: March 10, 2017 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Stretchable holographic displays, San Diego’s traffic-smoothing streetlights, and nuclear fuel extracted from seawater.

Exponential Leadership – Pt 2

Head here for my full archive of tech insights How do top CEOs lead during this exponential age?

Exponential Leadership – Pt 3

Head here for my full archive of tech insights How do top CEOs lead during this exponential age?

Abundance Insider: March 3, 2017 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Liquid metal nano printing, India’s history-making space launch, and blockchain-based Global Basic Income grants.

Leadership During Exponential Times – Pt 1

Head here for my full archive of tech insights How do top CEOs lead during this exponential age?

Abundance Insider: February 24, 2017 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Washable smartphones, time crystals and Ford’s $1B AI bet.

Abundance Insider: February 17, 2017 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Robots performing eye surgery, blueprints for a large-scale quantum computer, and a 26,000x improvement in holographic technology.

Success = Experimentation

Head here for my full archive of tech insights Today’s most successful companies, the ones that are “crushing it,” started as a series of crazy ideas, followed by experiments to test just how viable those ideas might be.

100 Years of Progress

Head here for my full archive of tech insights Over the last 100 years, the world has changed tremendously.

Abundance Insider: February 10, 2017 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Skin cancer-spotting AIs, transparent fish-catching robots, and the world’s largest blockchain voting experiment.

Global Solutions Program

Head here for my full archive of tech insights I’m putting out a call for brilliant entrepreneurs who want to enroll in Singularity University’s Global Solutions Program (GSP).

Abundance Insider: February 3, 2017 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Poker-playing AI systems, graphene made from soybean oil, and a new cancer breakthrough.

Ebook: Top 10 Tech Trends Transforming Humanity

This week, it's my pleasure to share with you a beautiful illustrated publication on the Top 10 Tech Trends Transforming Humanity.

Abundance Insider: January 27, 2017 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Flying cars from Airbus, voice analysis tech to diagnose disease, and a new employment milestone for the solar energy industry.

Are You An Exponential Entrepreneur?

Head here for my full archive of tech insights Being an entrepreneur today is vastly different than it was 20 years ago.

Abundance Insider: January 20, 2017 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Self-organizing drone swarms, synthetic stem cells, and an AI that can detect heart failure better than human doctors.

Stem Cell Revolution

Head here for my full archive of tech insights We are at the cusp of a stem cell revolution.

Abundance Insider: January 13, 2017 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Self-healing tooth treatments, Google's self-driving minivans, and the AlphaGo AI’s latest milestone.

3 Minute Summary of CES 2017

Head here for my full archive of tech insights I just returned from Las Vegas, after walking 20,000 steps on the floor of the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES).

Abundance Insider: January 6, 2017 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Disease-detecting breathalyzers, programmable silk, and design-your-own-drone software.

Top 10 Tech Trends Transforming Humanity

Head here for my full archive of tech insights Despite all the negative political-related news, there were 10 tech trends this year that positively transformed humanity.

Abundance Insider: December 30, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Mind-controlled robotic arms, the world’s most heat-resistant material, and the first ever 3D printed pedestrian bridge.

Tools of Titans

Head here for my full archive of tech insights This past week, I picked up and read Tim Ferriss’ new book Tools of Titans: The Tactics, Routines, and Habits of Billionaires, Icons and World-Class Performers.

Abundance Insider: December 23, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Power-producing paint, pressure-sensing Silly Putty, and Google’s fossil fuel-free future.

Transformation of Humanity

Head here for my full archive of tech insights As we close out 2016, if you’ll allow me, I’d like to take a risk and venture into a topic I’m personally compelled to think about… a topic that will seem far out to most readers.

Abundance Insider: December 16, 2016

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Stem cell burn sprays, $6 drone deliveries and self-training machine learning systems.

Free Money, No Strings Attached

Subscribe to receive my latest Tech Insights Some fear that robots and AI will steal our jobs.

Abundance Insider: December 9, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Checkout-free grocery stores, detect-and-avoid drones, and a biofabrication institute that’s creating the hospital of the future.

Human Intelligence (HI)

Head here for my full archive of tech insights Are you scared of Artificial Intelligence (AI)?

Abundance Insider: December 2, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Energy-efficient supercomputers, nylon muscles and the data on dementia's dramatic decline.

Reinventing Food

Head here for my full archive of tech insights Now that you are stuffed from your Thanksgiving feast, let’s talk about the future of food!

Abundance Insider: November 25, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Supercomputer-supporting microgrids, VR’s influence on retirement savings and semiconductor-free metamaterial microelectronics.

The 6 D's

We live in incredible times. News travels the globe in an instant. Music, movies, games, communication, and knowledge are ever-available on always-connected devices. From biotechnology to artificial intelligence, powerful technologies that were once only available to huge organizations and governments are becoming more accessible and affordable thanks to digitization.

Tearing Down the Walls

Head here for my full archive of tech insights With all the talk of building walls, it seems to me that technology has actually been rapidly tearing down walls.

Abundance Insider: November 18, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Chain-smoking robots, skin-healing electroactive polymers, and lip-reading AIs.

Reinventing How We Teach Our Kids

Head here for my full archive of tech insights I started asking myself, given the fact that most elementary schools haven’t changed in decades (maybe longer), what do I want my kids to learn? How would I reinvent elementary school during an exponential era?

Abundance Insider: November 11, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Cancer-detecting smartphone add-ons, Nobel Prize-winning nanotechnology, and a 3D printed heart-on-a-chip.

Tech & 2020 Election

Head here for my full archive of tech insights If you think this election is insane, wait until 2020.

Abundance Insider: November 4, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Shape-shifting solar panels, hyperrealistic 3D hands, and Uber’s plans for flying cars.

Abundance Insider: October 28, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: 3D printing metamaterials, Quanergy’s solid-state LIDAR sensor, and Microsoft's speech recognition breakthrough.

#AskPeterD

Head here for my full archive of tech insights I give over 50 keynotes per year. My favorite part is fielding the crazy questions at the end.

Abundance Insider: October 21, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Supercapacitor trams, bypassing blindness with VR, and a CRISPR-Cas9 breakthrough in sickle cell disease.

Presidential Wisdom

Head here for my full archive of tech insights Last week President Obama published an article in Wired titled, "Now is the greatest time to be alive."

Abundance Insider: October 14, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Self-driving gardens, the smallest transistor ever, and a Holocaust survivor experiencing her own rescue in VR.

Massive Disruption – Quantum Computing

Head here for my full archive of tech insights Next year, we may see the launch of the first true quantum computers.

Abundance Insider: October 7, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Musk’s Mars announcement, photon teleportation and reversing paralysis.

Designer Babies?

In my last blog, we looked at how exponential tech impacts sex and dating.

Abundance Insider: September 30, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Self-driving car kits, Microsoft’s anti-cancer mission, and large-scale tidal power farms.

Demonetizing Insurance

Head here for my full archive of tech insights Massive reductions in insurance costs are coming, along with a wave of disruption.

Abundance Insider: September 23, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Delivery van drones, crowd-powered robot painters, and drone-delivered burritos.

Mediapress

Read Peter’s latest media features, cover stories and other major press coverage.

Next Sexual Revolution

Head here for my full archive of tech insights Sex is one of the most powerful, fundamental human drives.

Abundance Insider: September 16, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: CRISPR-Cas9 cabbage, self-driving speedboats and drought-detecting data sets.

This Inspired Me...

Head here for my full archive of tech insights Where do you get your best ideas for new companies? Products? Problems you want to solve?

Abundance Insider: September 9, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Self-driving Tractors, Linden Labs’ New VR User Interface, and Massive Demonetization in India’s Telecommunications. 

How To Make A Spaceship Challenge

A book can transform your life. You might know that I got the idea for the $10M Ansari XPRIZE after reading The Spirit of St. Louis by Charles Lindbergh, which I received as a gift from my dear friend, Gregg Maryniak.

Disrupting Energy

We are at the cusp of an energy revolution. This blog is a look at how three technologies – solar, batteries and electric vehicles (EVs) – are poised to disrupt a $6 trillion energy industry over the next two decades.

Abundance Insider: September 2, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Self-driving Singapore taxis, a solution to Wi-Fi spectrum crunch, and autonomous soft robots without electronics.

Peter H. Diamandis honored by the Greek Government – 1.2 Euro stamp placed into national circulation

September 1, 2016 The Greek postal service, ELTA, unveiled a new series of stamps depicting the portraits of prominent diaspora Greeks during an event at the Acropolis Museum.

Email Mastery

Head here for my full archive of tech insights Over 100 billion emails are sent every day. That's 1.1 million emails sent per second.

Abundance Insider: August 26, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Self-assembling cellphones, Intel and Microsoft’s VR play, and vitamin-rich biofortified rice.

What's Your Opinion?

Head here for my full archive of tech insights This blog considers four controversial implications of exponential technologies and asks for your vote:

Abundance Insider: August 19, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Cancer-killing nanobots, solar roof shingles, and a 60TB SSD.

Prediction: Massive Decline In Auto Sales

Head here for my full archive of tech insights At my Abundance 360 Mastermind this January 2017, one area I'll be focusing on is: the massive implications of Autonomous Vehicles – how they will impact real estate, retail, hotels, airlines, energy and petroleum, entertainment, etc.

Abundance Insider: August 12, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Blood-powered fuel cells, the world’s first artificial neuron, and a life-saving diagnosis from IBM Watson.

Abundance Insider: August 5, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Bioreactor-packed bricks, the latest placenta-on-a-chip, and two cutting-edge water filtration approaches.

Experimenting With Government

Head here for my full archive of tech insights I often speak about the importance of experimentation.

​9 Key Lessons Derived From 150 Startups​

Head here for my full archive of tech insights This week, I had a chance to sit down with my brilliant friend Bill Gross, the CEO and Founder of Idealab.

Abundance Insider: July 29 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Backyard robotic farmers, the world’s first CRISPR-Cas9 human trial, and Tesla’s second “master plan.”

Abundance Insider: July 22, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Biohybrid beings, mine-hunting drones and an Alzheimer’s vaccine.

Unlimited Olympics... Would You Watch It?

Head here for my full archive of tech insights For the purpose of this blog, I'd like to suspend moral and ethical considerations for a moment – let’s call this a fun thought experiment.

Demonetized Cost of Living

Head here for my full archive of tech insights People are concerned about how AI and robotics are taking jobs and destroying livelihoods... reducing our earning capacity, and subsequently destroying the economy.

Abundance Insider: July 15, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: $4 smartphones, wearable subwoofers and AI-generated logos.

Upside of Tesla’s Autopilot

Head here for my full archive of tech insights I own a Tesla Model S and Model X with Autopilot. Best cars I've ever had.

Abundance Insider: July 8, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Regenerative tooth fillings, ticket-fighting AI lawyers, and a new breakthrough in perovskite.

What Won’t Change In 20 Years?

Head here for my full archive of tech insights I'm constantly inquiring about the impact of exponential change over the next 20 years…

Abundance Insider: July 1, 2016 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Raptor-like household robots, salt-sized 3D printed cameras, and the next generation of AI fighter pilots.

Data... World Getting Better

Head here for my full archive of tech insights When I published Abundance: The Future is Better Than You Think in February 2012, I included about 80 charts in the back of the book showing very strong evidence that the world is getting better.

Abundance Insider June 24 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights ABUNDANCE INSIDER: JUNE 24 EDITION In this week's Abundance Insider: Virtual power plants, 3D printed pizza and major investments in flying cars.

The Way We Learn Today Is Just Wrong

Head here for my full archive of tech insights Learning needs to be less like memorization, and more like… Angry Birds.

Abundance Insider June 17 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights ABUNDANCE INSIDER: JUNE 17 EDITION In this week's Abundance Insider: Virtual power plants, 3D printed pizza and major investments in flying cars.

Stephen Hawking In Zero-G

Head here for the full archive of my latest tech insights In 2007, I had the incredible opportunity to fly Professor Stephen Hawking, the world's expert in gravity, into zero gravity aboard a specially-modified Boeing 727-200 aircraft called G-FORCE ONE.

Abundance Insider June 10 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Robotic librarians, space-based solar power factories, and neural lace.

Lessons From Kodak

Head here for my full archive of tech insights This blog is about how to not to be disrupted and, perhaps more importantly, how to disrupt yourself before someone else does.

Abundance Insider: June 3 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Straddling buses, music created by artificial intelligence, and fuel-producing bacteria.

Extending Your Healthy Lifespan

Head here for the full archive of my latest tech insights At Human Longevity Inc. (HLI), our goal is to extend the healthy human lifespan and to revolutionize healthcare.

Abundance Insider: May 27 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Self-charging stretchable ‘skins,’ virtual reality department stores, and real-time in-ear language translation.

Are You Ready To Hyperloop

Head here for the full archive of my latest tech insights Would you like to have Hyperloop in your city?

Abundance Insider May 20 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: AI lawyers, origami surgery robots, and the world’s real early tech adopters.

Nanorobots Inside You

Head here for the full archive of my latest tech insights Nanorobots… Inside You This blog is a status update on one of the most powerful tools humanity will ever create: Nanotechnology (or nanotech).

Abundance Insider May 13 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Mind-controlled cars, age-defying ‘second skin’, and MIT’s $5 billion pledge.

Disrupting Solar

Head here for the full archive of my latest tech insights In the next 20 years, between 50 percent to 100 percent of the world's energy production could come from solar.

Abundance Insider: May 6 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Organ-delivering drones, DNA digital data storage, and yet another SpaceX milestone.

Solve Big Problems & Test New Ideas In Just 5 Days

Head here for the full archive of my latest tech insights This blog will teach you the process of running a "design sprint" – a method developed by Jake Knapp, a partner at Google Ventures – to solve big problems and test new ideas in just five days.

Abundance Insider: April 29 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: Flying taxis, brain-controlled drone racing and printer ink made from pollution.

How X (Google) Experiments

Head here for my full archive of tech insights This blog explores in your company, based on recent conversations with my friend Astro Teller, Chief of Moonshots at "X" (formally Google X, Google's R&D factory).

Abundance Insider: April 22 Edition

Head here for my full archive of tech insights In this week's Abundance Insider: 3D printing stem cells in real time, origami-inspired metamaterials, and bacteria-powered solar panels.

Secrets of X (formerly GoogleX), Part-1

Head here for my full archive of tech insights This blog explores the inside workings of "X" (formally Google X, Google's R&D factory) through conversations with my friend Astro Teller, Chief of Moonshots.

Abundance Insider April 15 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Pizza delivery robots, transparent wood and energy enabled fungi.

Culture & Experimentation – with Uber’s Chief Product Officer

Head here for my full archive of tech insights If you want to create a successful, hyper-growth company, you've got to focus on creating the right and how to rapidly experiment.

Abundance Insider: April 8 Edition

Head here for the full archive of Abundance Insider In this week's Abundance Insider: Synthetic skin that sweats, smartphone 3D printers, and sensor-packed fake eggs.

Key Hiring Lessons from Amazon, Uber, Groupon, etc.

If you want to create a successful, hyper-growth company you've got to get one thing right – hiring.

Abundance Insider April 1 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Virtual 3D teleportation, self-cleaning fabric and automated lip-reading algorithms.

3 Secret Weapons For Entrepreneurs

Head here for my full archive of tech insights Why are companies like Amazon, Uber and Google so successful? Each company has nailed three core fundamentals...

Abundance Insider March 25 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Eradicating HIV, concrete made from carbon dioxide, and a college student who 3D printed his own Invisalign tooth aligners.

Materials Science & Technology Convergence

Unexpected convergent consequences... this is what happens when eight different exponential technologies all explode onto the scene at once.

Abundance Insider: March 18 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Living immunotherapy treatment, bionic touch-restoring fingertips, and renewable plastic from plants and pollution.

Abundance Insider: March 11 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Hilton’s robot receptionists, universally compatible kidney transplants, and artificial intelligence insurance agents.

Robotics & Technology Convergence

Unexpected convergent consequences... this is what happens when eight different exponential technologies all explode onto the scene at once.

3D Printing & Technology Convergence

Unexpected convergent consequences... this is what happens when eight different exponential technologies all explode onto the scene at once.

Abundance Insider: March 4 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Moth-inspired solar cells, protein-powered biocomputers, and 256GB smartphone chips.

Drones & Technology Convergence

Unexpected convergent consequences...this is what happens when eight different exponential technologies all explode onto the scene at once.

Abundance Insider: February 26 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Virtual reality physical rehab, phones with a 7-day battery life, and artificial skin made from everyday office supplies.

Abundance Insider: February 19 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Brainwave-based pilot training, ASL-translating armbands, and Superman memory crystal.

VR & Technology Convergence

Unexpected convergent consequences... this is what happens when eight different exponential technologies all explode onto the scene at once.

AI & Technology Convergence

Unexpected convergent consequences... this is what happens when eight different exponential technologies all explode onto the scene at once.

Abundance Insider: February 12 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Terabit Internet satellites, augmented reality construction helmets, and robotic drones that can print buildings.

Sensors & Convergence (Part 1)

Unexpected convergent consequences... this is what happens when eight different exponential technologies all explode onto the scene at once.

Abundance Insider: February 5 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Concussion-fighting collars, robot golfers and shape-shifting exoskeletons.

Incredible Opportunity

I’m putting out the call for brilliant entrepreneurs, who want to enroll in Singularity University’s GSP (Global Solutions Program).

Abundance Insider: January 29 Edition

In this abridged post-Abundance 360 issue, we’ve got tech that turns deserts into farmland, a glimpse of the future of sports, and the latest AI breakthrough from Google’s DeepMind.

Abundance Insider: January 15 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Artery-clearing nanobots, robotic drone retrievers and shape-shifting plastics.

Why Tech is Accelerating

No doubt you've heard of Moore's Law.

Abundance Insider: January 8 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Human-animal hybrids, single-molecule disease detection, and manmade Martian concrete.

Top 10 Breakthroughs For 2015

As we near the end of 2015, here are my top 10 picks for 2015 technology breakthroughs.

Abundance Insider: December 25 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: SpaceX makes history, Google and Ford team up, and lab researchers multiply real teeth in a lab.

Driving Innovation: Part 2

Last week, I wrote about increasing innovation in your company.

Abundance Insider: December 18 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: “Face Off” software, purifying water with nanomaterials, and Microsoft and Ericsson’s top tech predictions for 2016.

Driving Innovation: Part-1

Where do you get your most innovative ideas?

Abundance Insider: December 11 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: 3D printed blood vessels, smart Band-Aids and cloning humans.

New Race to Space

Entrepreneurial space is looking up, way up. It's almost time to start drinking Tang again...

Abundance Insider: December 4 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Affordable artificial photosynthesis, insect-inspired robot swarms, and brain-controlled telepresence bots.

Thanksgiving 2025

This might be a controversial blog.

Abundance Insider: November 27 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Swallowable health sensors, diamond nanothreads and biometric military tattoos.

Plugging into your Brain

A few weeks ago, I wrote about Ray Kurzweil's wild prediction that in the 2030s, nanobots will connect our brains to the cloud, merging biology with the digital world.

Abundance Insider: November 20 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Robotic weed-killers, Google’s $50 million moonshot, and memory-boosting brain implants.

Abundance Insider: November 13 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Open-source AI, vertical seaweed gardens and 150-mph 3D printed drones.

Disrupting Today’s Healthcare System

This week in San Diego, Singularity University is holding its Exponential Medicine Conference, a look at how technologists are redesigning and rebuilding today's broken healthcare system.

Abundance Insider: November 6 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Pothole-repairing robots, 3D printed hair and crash-proof drones.

Billionaire Yuri Milner’s $100M Bet

In the past six years, we have discovered 1,031 planets circling around distant stars "in the habitable zone" (i.e. not too cold, not too hot… able to sustain life).

Abundance Insider: October 30 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Sweat-reactive second skin, robotic construction teams and smart street lights.

Disrupting Adjacencies

Can a company actually disrupt itself?

Abundance Insider: October 23 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: 3D laser printers, sewage-powered cities, and smart sidewalks.

Back to the Future

26 years ago, Marty McFly and Doc Brown climbed into their time-traveling flying DeLorean and set the controls to the distant future -- October 21, 2015 – which happens to be this week.

Abundance Insider: October 16 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Robot-drone partnerships, computer-simulated brains and 3D printed gold jewelry.

Ray’s Wildest Prediction

I consider Ray Kurzweil a very close friend and a very smart person.

Abundance Insider: October 9 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Huggable robots, artificial arteries and auto-retuning prosthetics.

Significance in Exponential Times

This blog is about achieving "significance" during exponential times.

Abundance Insider: October 2 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Tactile virtual reality, Styrofoam-munching mealworms and an unbeatable Rock Paper Scissors robot.

A Genomics (R)evolution

Humanity is moving from evolution by natural selection (Darwinism) to evolution by intelligent direction.

Abundance Insider: September 25 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: 40-foot 3D printers, robot Marines and rope-building drones.

Ripe for Disruption… (Part-3)

Sensors and Robotics are two exponential technologies that will disrupt a multitude of billion-dollar industries.

Abundance Insider: September 18 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Sun-tracking solar cells, 3D-printed ribs and superconducting graphene.

Ripe for Disruption (Part 2)

We live in an age of disruption – Industries will be transformed.

Abundance Insider: September 11 Edition

In this week's Abundance Insider: Self-healing plastic, gemstone jewelry made from smog, and artificial intelligence managers.

Abundance Insider: September 4 Edition

Disease-predicting phone data, real-time wildlife tracking and pollution-fighting artificial intelligence systems. These are just some of the inspiring innovations we curated in this week's edition of Abundance Insider.

Ripe for Disruption… (Part-1)

We live in an age of disruption – and that's a good thing.

Problems are Goldmines

The world's biggest problems are the world's biggest business opportunities.

Abundance Insider august-28-edition

What is this? Consider this a briefing of the week's most compelling tech developments, as uncovered by Peter and his team and curated by Marissa Brassfield. In preparation for Abundance 360, Peter's mastermind for exponential entrepreneurs, our team shares breakthrough ideas and news items with each other and consider their implications for entrepreneurs.

10-9 Companies

“Want to become a billionaire? Then help a billion people.”

Abundance Insider August-21-edition

Drinkable books, Darwinian robots and on-demand doctors. These are just some of the inspiring innovations we curated in this week's edition of Abundance Insider.

Communicating in Exponential Times

If you need to communicate something important to a friend, do you call? Visit? Email? Text? Skype? WhatsApp? Snap? Tweet? Message on Facebook, or LinkedIn?

Abundance Insider August-14th-edition

Gelatin gloves, movement-mimicking robots, and space lettuce. These are just some of the inspiring innovations we curated in this week's edition of Abundance Insider.

Learning in Exponential Times

How to learn is changing, and it’s changing fast.

Abundance Insider August 7th edition

3D-printed pills, faster-than-flash computer memory, and an incredible melanoma immunotherapy. These are just some of the inspiring innovations we curated in this week's edition of Abundance Insider.

Grit So Important

An overnight success… after 10 years of hard work.

Abundance Insider August 7-31 Edition

Cyborg cockroaches, on-demand digital optometry exams and robotic surgical wrists. These are just some of the inspiring innovations we curated in this week's edition of Abundance Insider.

Why Stem Cells may save your Life

You are a collection of over 30 trillion human cells.

Abundance Insider: July 24 Edition

Pollution-hunting robot swans, self-charging phones and a $100 million search for extraterrestrial life. These are just some of the inspiring innovations we curated in this week's edition of Abundance Insider.

Raising Kids During Exponential Times

How do you raise kids today during these exponential times?

Abundance Insider: July 17 Edition

Dancing robotic warehouse shelves, snapping photos with simple finger frames, and the learning implications of 3D printing for dyslexics. These are just some of the inspiring innovations we curated in this week's edition of Abundance Insider.

Entrepreneurs not Government Drive Innovation heres why

It’s sad that the U.S. government doesn’t fund risky research anymore.

Impact Pledge

With immense respect to Bill Gates and Warren Buffett, I’d like to suggest an alternative to the giving pledge… an “impact pledge.”

Future of Transportation

Four revolutions in transportation are taking place this decade.

Data Mining Your Body

Machine learning and data science will do more to improve healthcare than all the biological sciences combined.

Are People in Silicon Valley just Smarter

Why is Silicon Valley better at innovating than most of the world?

My Advice Earlier this Week

I often consult for Fortune 500 companies, who are looking for ways to innovate (quickly).

Most Important Generation Yet

Millennials are those born between 1980-2000, today between the ages of 15-35.

3d print me a jet engine or a car

The 3D printing (digital manufacturing) market has had a lot of hype over the past few years.

AI Bring It On

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the most important technology we’re developing this decade.

Predicting the next 10 years

Last week, I talked about the exponential change that’s occurred over the last 10 years.

10 years of change

It’s hard to believe, but…

Disrupting Food

Head here for my full archive of tech insights Food and agriculture accounts for about 5.9% of the global GDP.

19 Trillion Opportunity

Every month I hold a webinar for my Abundance 360 executive mastermind members that focuses on different exponential technologies impacting billion-person problems.

Entrepreneurial Wisdom From Bill Gross

What’s most important for the success of your project?

Rising Billions Dramatic Positive Change

The most dramatic (positive) change in our global economy is about to occur between 2016 and 2020.

 

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