The Growth Weekly - Disrupt 100 list, internet trends 2017, innovation = failure, Facebook growth drivers and last-mile drone delivery

Happy Friday, growth enthusiasts! This week's edition is packed with the best growth content we could
The Growth Weekly - Disrupt 100 list, internet trends 2017, innovation = failure, Facebook growth drivers and last-mile drone delivery
By The Growth Weekly • Issue #35
Happy Friday, growth enthusiasts! 
This week’s edition is packed with the best growth content we could find this week. Two items that deserve particular mention: the Disrupt 100 (100 most disruptive startups globally) and the Internet Trends 2017 report. But we’ve got more for you: Facebook growth drivers, persuading naysayers to new marketing, robo taxis vs car ownership, how to deal with failure in innovation, last-mile drone delivery and CO2 capture devices.
Happy reading and enjoy your weekend.

Growth
Disrupt 100 - 2017 edition
The 100 most disruptive startups globally, with the most potential to influence, change or create new global markets. The list has been compiled and curated by the world’s leading entrepreneurs, investors and business people. 
Mark Zuckerberg on the 5 Strategies That Helped Facebook Grow at an Insane Rate
These moves bring ‘move fast and break things’ to life. Conviction and continuous experimentation are at the foundation.
How to Persuade the Naysayers to Embrace New Marketing Technology
Follow these five steps to make on boarding a new tech tool easier and more effective for your team.
Innovation
It Could Be 10 Times Cheaper To Take Electric Robo-Taxis Than To Own A Car By 2030
A new report predicts that we’re on the edge of an incredibly rapid transition to an entirely new transportation system–where it will be so much cheaper and easier to not own a car, you’ll get rid of it as soon as you can.
8 Ways Machine Learning Is Improving Companies’ Work Processes
Corporate investment in AI is predicted to triple this year.  Here are some concrete examples of how AI and machine learning are creating value in companies today.
Who Likes to Fail?
Innovation requires failure. Here’s the thing about embracing failure. It sounds great in the abstract, but it’s often painful as an actual experience. 
Cool stuff
This Machine Just Started Sucking CO2 Out Of The Air To Save Us From Climate Change
Climeworks carbon capture device will take the gas from the air and sell it or store it in the ground. Now we just need a few hundred thousand more–as quickly as possible.
Study suggests last-mile drone delivery could lower carbon footprint
There’s always been talk about how drones could improve the emissions situation produced by our truck-based delivery infrastructure. 

Get Ready for Skyscrapers Made of Wood. (Yes, Wood)
Wood is architecture’s hottest new (old) material.
BONUS!
2017 Internet Trends Report
Just released: the Internet Trends Report 2017. A go-to guide for internet trends, packed with data and insights. From global trends to mobile advertising, gamification, cloud developments, rise of China/India and disruption in distribution.
Thanks for reading. Keep growing!
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