This week: do wearables deserve to die, why Netflix is resilient to hackers and pirates, and the challenge of building a great social network. Sandra Peter (Sydney Business Insights) and Kai Riemer (Digital Disruption Research Group) meet once a week to put their own spin on news that is impacting the future of business in The Future, This Week.

 

The stories this week:

Wearables

Hackers leak Orange is the New Black

The Yik Yak app is officially dead

 

Other stories we bring up:

Wearable that dissolves in vinegar

Wearables market is doing much worse than expected

Wearables are totally failing the people who need them most

Apple working on medical side of their Apple Watch

Netflix hack Orange is the New Black

IMDB Orange is the New Black

Orange is the New Black leak

The new economics of cybercrime

We are finally making money off the Internet

Mark Zuckerberg talks about his fledgling start-up ‘The Facebook’ back in 2004

 

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