GrowthX Weekly - Building the smartest city in the world | Digital banks | Google & Fiat partnership | Chatbots on the rise

Hello growth enthusiasts. Welcome to our second issue of the GrowthxWeekly. We're excited to bring yo
GrowthX Weekly - Building the smartest city in the world | Digital banks | Google & Fiat partnership | Chatbots on the rise
By The Growth Weekly • Issue #2
Hello growth enthusiasts. 
Welcome to our second issue of the GrowthxWeekly. We’re excited to bring you the most interesting growth content on the web this week. Enjoy reading!

Growth
Are Google, Uber, and Digital Companies Trapped by Colonial Economics?
Groundbreaking digital companies like Google, Amazon, and Uber operate using a “scorched Earth” method of value creation, says Rushkoff, which resembles 13th century colonialism.
What It Really Takes to Build the Smartest City in the World
Stockholm, Sweden, is home to cutting-edge technology and thriving startups. So why aren’t the entrepreneurs happy?
10-Year-Old Hacks Instagram; Wins $10K From Facebook
Youngest ever recipient of a Facebook bug bounty was able to delete Instagram comments.
Influencer Marketing Delivers 11X ROI Over All Other Forms of Digital Media
Influencer Marketing has been at the forefront of Digital Marketing for the past few years, but attribution modeling has proved challenging. Nielson Catalina Solutions proves that Influencer Marketing drives measurable retail sales lift for CPG brands.
Innovation
The banks of Google, Facebook and Amazon
A fifth of people want a bank of Google, Amazon or Facebook, but according to Matt Hussey, they’re asking for the wrong thing.
Google and Fiat Chrysler will build 100 self-driving minivans, on the road before 2017
Google today announced that it has partnered with Fiat Chrysler to get dozens more self-driving cars in the wild.
A few words on chatbots
Lo and behold! A new wave of technology is preparing to crash down upon the unsuspecting consumer. Chatbots are surging towards our conversations at breakneck..
Booking.com launches a chat tool to connect hotels and travelers
Booking.com, the largest travel company in the world, will tomorrow announce a chat communication service that allows its millions of users to interact more easily with the hotels before and after their stays.
Video inspiration
What happens to us when employment becomes the exception, not the rule? This 15-minute film focuses on the future of the integration of automation into economics, as well as the worldwide workforce.
Enjoy you weekend. Keep growing.
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