The Growth Weekly - How Trump used growth hacking to win, first real hyperloop, CRISPR and the Blockchain

Hi growth enthusiasts!A new week, a new Growth Weekly. Welcome to issue #6. In the aftermath of the U
The Growth Weekly - How Trump used growth hacking to win, first real hyperloop, CRISPR and the Blockchain
By The Growth Weekly • Issue #6
Hi growth enthusiasts!
A new week, a new Growth Weekly. Welcome to issue #6. In the aftermath of the U.S. elections we bring you some interesting first reactions and thoughts from the entrepreneurs’ perspective. And, as usual, the best growth reads we found this week. Enjoy your read.

U.S. Elections
How the tech industry is reacting to Donald Trump's improbable election victory
In case you missed the memo, Donald Trump won the U.S. presidential election today, and technology industry figureheads have been weighing in with their thoughts after financial markets began to react when it became apparent that Hillary Clinton would lose to Trump.
How Donald Trump used growth hacking to win the US elections 2016
Donald J. Trump is the new American president. It is not unlikely to assume he used growth hacking methods to win the US elections 2016. This article shows you how.
Growth
5 Essential steps to disrupt a traditional industry
Traditional industries might be the ones who have the largest potential for disruption and impact. We describe 5 essential steps for disruption.
Elon Musk thinks universal income is answer to automation taking human jobs
“There’s a pretty good chance we end up with a universal basic income, or something like that, due to automation,” said Musk. “I’m not sure what else one would do. That’s what I think would happen.” Read on.
'Failure and innovation are inseparable twins': Amazon founder Jeff Bezos offers 7 leadership principles
“At Amazon, we have to grow the size of our failures as the size of our company grows,” he said on Saturday. “We have to make bigger and bigger failures — otherwise none of our failures will be needle movers.“ Read on.
Innovation
Hyperloop One is hyping 500 mph train rides in the UAE
Hyperloop One is gearing up to make a big announcement in the UAE. It promises a system that will take you from Dubai to Abu Dhabi, a distance of 160km that usually requires a 2-hour drive, in just 12 minutes.
A new way to overtake: Uber plans for the arrival of flying cars
The ride-sharing firm says so-called VTOLs are a decade away. Last week Uber released a 97-page white paper titled “Fast-Forwarding to a Future of On-Demand Urban Air Transportation”. Read on.
Germany Bets on the First Zero-Emissions Train in the World
Germany is becoming the first country in the world to start operating a fleet of hydrogen-powered passenger trains that emit only steam and water.
Cool Stuff
The Blockchain is the new Google, read up!
The blockchain cannot be described just as a revolution. It is a tsunami, slowly advancing and gradually enveloping everything along its way by the force of its progression. Plainly, it is the second significant overlay on top of the Internet, just as the Web was that first layer back in 1990.
CRISPR: Hacking your DNA to fix anything
DNA hacking technology CRISPR has the potential to radically change the genetic code of all of humanity but could also fundamentally affect our health care, food system, farming and even the manufacturing and production industries.
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