CITIES are where PEOPLE live!
There is a near
1. Predicted Real Exchange Rate
SOURCE: McKinsey Global Institute Cityscope 1.0
Projected cumulative contribution to global GDP growth, 2007–251 (%)
A tale of two Cities
8 of the 10 largest US cities in 1950 have lostat least 1/5 of their populationsince then
IPOs & Acquisitions
The power of Entrepreneur Networks
Economic Impact of New York City’s tech Sector
Edward Glaeser, “The Triumph of the City”
“Software is eating the world…”
“Hardware, not software, will save the world”
“Most of the world's pressing problems are physical in nature and require physical solutions,“
Astro Teller, Solid, May 21 2014
“We are in the middle of a dramatic and broad technological and economic shift in which software companies are poised to take over large swathes of the economy.”
Marc Andreseen, “Why Software Is Eating The World”, WSJ August 2011
Mary Meeker, INTERNET TRENDS 2014 …Sensors = Big / Broad Business (+32% Y/Y to 8B) Rising Proliferation of
Devices; Source: IHS Consumer & Mobile MEMS Market Tracker, April 2014.
“Launching a hardware startup? The stars are aligned in your favor”
1stWhite House “Maker Faire”
We’re going to do whatever we can to bring good manufacturing jobs back to our shores, because our parents and our grandparents created the world’s largest economy and strongest middle class not by buying stuff, but by building stuff —by making stuff, by tinkering and inventing and building; by making and selling thingsfirst in a growing national market and then in an international market —stuff “Made in America.”
Telefonica’sEnhanced connectivity allows both devices and appsto talk in a simpleway.
Cloud Standard API
1.Service Enablement: Make connectivity application ready, easing the development by abstracting connectivity and the ability to tap into data
2.Extended Connectivity: embedding connectivity and lowering cost barriers to allow the connection of every thing through the most cost-efficient network infrastructure
Thinking Things Open
Thinking Things Openis a HW module designed to develop connected objects with any form factor using the cellular network
Click & Pizza, a new way to order your pizza
La nueva forma de pedir tu Telepizza en un solo
Thinking Things Open through Wayra, coming soon
Internet of Things #IoTOpenFuture,until 8 Dec.