This week: why Google might soon use your beach selfies to sell sunglasses, cities are outbidding each other for the shiny new Hyperloop, and data science in the German Bundesliga. 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:

Shoppable images on Google

The shiny new Hyperloop

Data science in the Bundesliga

 

Other stories we bring up:

Google on the image features

WSJ on Hyperloop shipping

Hyperloop One completes Vegas test track tube

PwC’s Hyperloop math

Big Data: The Winning Formula in Sports

The “Disgrace of Gijon”

Biometric trackers could revolutionize professional sports

E-liga – gamers at the University of Utah

 

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