Tom Higley

22,008 Added | 143 Magazines | 563 Likes | 176 Following | 13,660 Followers | @tomhigley | Impact Entrepreneur. CEO/Founder 10.10.10. Previous: Service Metrics, Stillsecure/Latis, NETdelivery. TechStars mentor. Musician and composer.

Blockchain Could Be the Solution to Health Care’s Electronic Record Woes

This morning, Senate Republicans moved Rep. Tom Price one step closer to the highest office of public health, rolling over a Democratic boycott in …

Health Care

Google’s Untrendy Play to Make the Blockchain Actually Useful

For Silicon Valley, the headline was sweet nectar: Google DeepMind, the world’s hottest artificial intelligence lab, embraces the blockchain, the …

The Venture Firm Blockchain Capital Will Finance a Fund with an ‘Initial Coin Offering’

Next month, a venture capital firm called Blockchain Capital plans to do something that could change the way companies get funded—and perhaps even …

Bitcoin could be a model for making environmentalism more efficient

Magic internet money—also known as cryptocurrency—is at an all-time high. The experts who watch this stuff predict that one bitcoin (the most famous …

Bitcoin

15 Blockchain and Bitcoin-Focused Startup Incubators Bringing Together Cryptography, Software, and Technology

15 Blockchain & Bitcoin-Focused Startup Incubators Bringing Together Cryptography, software, and Technology<p>May 17, 2017  By : Elena Mesropyan<p>As …

How One Scrappy Startup Survived the Early Bitcoin Wars

The girls were dancing on a neon tank, wearing sequined bikinis lit up by red and green laser light. A strobing fixed-wing aircraft passed overhead …

Bitcoin

MIT Creates Tool That May End Thirst, Even in the Desert

Promising solar device harvests clean water in a brand new way.<p>As summer begins to heat up across most of the United States, one issue that doesn't seem to go away is drought--especially in dry or desert climates. Deserts make up a third of earth's surface (and oceans are 71%). Neither of these …

Water

10X Your Results, One Tiny Action at a Time (The Power of Incremental Progress)

<b>Peter Drucker</b> once said “People often overestimate what they can accomplish in one year. But they greatly underestimate what they could accomplish in …

Self-improvement

We Are At The Dawn of a New Era of Innovation. Will You Still Be Able to Compete?

A shift from disrupting markets to tackling grand challenges<p>I recently appeared as a guest on Wharton Professor David Robertson's radio show, <i>Innovation Navigation</i>. David is an old pro and recently published an excellent new book on innovation, <i>The Power of Little Ideas</i>, so it was an interesting, …

Innovation

Five Types of Ethical Non-profit Incentive Pay Structures for Fundraisers

An excerpt from a lively LinkedIn discussion on incentive pay<p>We’ve talked about what we do know about incentive pay in the non-profit fundraising …

MIT and Google researchers have made AI that can link sound, sight, and text to understand the world

If we ever want future robots to do our bidding, they’ll have to understand the world around them in a complete way—if a robot hears a barking noise, what’s making it? What does a dog look like, and what do dogs need?<p>AI research has typically treated the ability to recognize images, identify …

Machine Learning

TechDay - Want to Raise Money? Five Top Tips To Stage an ICO

<i>As ICOs become mainstream, entrepreneurs may wonder if they are a fit for their ventures.</i><p>ICO, which stand for initial coin offering, is a means of …

Bitcoin

Inside the fundraising model that's about to open up a $1 Billion market to blockchain startups

In the blockchain space this summer, three white hot letters are buzzing on everybody’s lips: ICO, or Initial Coin Offering. Droves of blockchain …

Bitcoin