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Fifty Years News • 14 implied HN points • 12 Feb 24
  1. 5050 program helps scientists and engineers launch groundbreaking companies that can shape the future of human civilization.
  2. 50Y has expertise in deep tech and has supported numerous companies in making significant advancements like carbon-negative factories and internet connectivity via satellite.
  3. 5050 program provides a structured approach with Explore and Build phases to guide scientists and engineers in transitioning their breakthroughs into successful tech startups.
Nathan’s Substack • 39 implied HN points • 03 Jan 24
  1. Hardware companies are seeing a resurgence in interest due to their sticky products with deep moats against competition.
  2. Investors and founders in hard tech should understand that there is market risk along with technical risk.
  3. Hard tech companies face longer go-to-market cycles but enjoy stickier product market fit, with the ability to focus on growing margins through economies of scale.
Let Us Face the Future • 216 implied HN points • 24 May 23
  1. State of the Future is a deep tech tracker covering a wide range of technologies like computer vision, generative AI, and quantum hardware.
  2. The three main trends identified in the future include solving productivity paradox, the shift from software in digital world to real world, and having optimism for the future.
  3. Important news includes suppressing quantum errors, challenges faced by Amazon's drone delivery project, and closures of vertical farming startups due to high costs.
Fifty Years News • 38 implied HN points • 25 Sep 23
  1. Preventing hallucinations and improving AI efficiency is important in AI development.
  2. Elicit has the potential to generate substantial revenue by assisting various industries in speeding up research processes.
  3. Elicit's systematic and transparent approach to research aims to have a significant positive impact on society by accelerating scientific discovery.
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Let Us Face the Future • 19 implied HN points • 05 May 23
  1. Having more data will continue to drive the adoption of Privacy-Enhancing Technologies (PETs).
  2. Healthcare requires specialized data infrastructure different from other markets.
  3. Machine learning is expected to be a key factor in the adoption of data sharing tools.