Artificial Intelligence is not a new concept – since Alan Turing envisioned thinking machines, mankind has tried to understand how to imitate the intelligence of the human brain, but the amount of memory and computational power needed to drive real utility has not been viable (in terms of cost/benefit) until the past 5 years.
The emergence of bitcoin and subsequent blockchain technologies has generated a new digital asset class in which scarcity is based on mathematical properties.
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Driven by shifts in eating habits, population growth, climate change, and failing soils, our food and agriculture industry faces moonshot-sized challenges. From plant-based protein, gene-editing, drones and indoor farming to satellite imaging, precision farming, and computational biology, founders are driving radical transformation in our food and agriculture system with technology.
The success of building and scaling in the metaverse is dependent on having a robust
and flexible financial ecosystem that will allow users to seamlessly connect between the
physical and virtual worlds. Our approach to payments and financial infrastructure will
allow that interoperability to grow.
Financial investment in educational technology (‘edtech’) has become increasingly inﬂu-ential in shaping the future of higher education (HE). Since 2010, venture capital investing in edtech has grown signiﬁcantly, and accelerated during the Covid-19 pandemic as spending on edtech by universities to support online teaching rose rapidly.
Cleantech products or services are those that improve operational performance, productivity, or efficiency while reducing costs, inputs, energy consumption, waste, or environmental pollution. Solar accounted for almost 40% of total clean technology investment dollars. In 2019, sovereign wealth funds directly invested just under US$3 billion in renewable energy