“A ship in harbor is safe — but that is not what ships are built for.” - John A. Shedd
What I read
For my business-minded readers, I read an article this week on how micro-brands are becoming increasingly prevalent online thanks to the growth of eCommerce platforms, dropshipping services and highly targeted ads. Have a read here.
What I watched
Google CEO Sundar Pichai made a number of announcements at the Google I/O developer conference this week, as well as showcasing their word-in-progress AI assistant Duplex. In the video, the AI mimics a human voice to make appointments at a hair salon and restaurant. Creepy but cool.