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The Futurithmic Podcast is hosted by Michael Hainsworth, veteran news reporter and lifelong geek. He'll be talking with some of the influential people of our time who have or are directly impacting our future, including Galit Ariel (AR futurist), Jimmy Wales (Wikipedia Founder), Rory Sutherland (Ogilvy Vice Chairman), and more.

The podcast is part of an overall publishing network, found at Futurithmic.com, and is an editorial independent Nokia original. 

Futurithmic's editorial mission is to explore the implications of emerging technologies on society, business, politics and the environment of tomorrow. We aim to inform and inspire through thoughtful research, responsible reporting, and clear, unbiased writing, and to create a platform for a diverse group of innovators to bring multiple perspectives.

Jul 23, 2020

COVID-19 has put mobile and broadband providers under tremendous pressure. Telcos have seen their annual bandwidth demand forecasts reached within the first month of lockdown. But to Florian Groene, a partner at PWC in New York, and business strategist Hans Geerdes from Nokia Software HQ in San Jose, the new normal...


Jul 9, 2020

As COVID-19 turned a local epidemic into a pandemic, the spotlight was trained on an industry known as a “dumb pipe”. But the global telecommunications industry proved quite smart thanks to its evolution towards 5G. 

Nokia President & CEO Rajeev Suri says the lessons learned from the continued roll-out of the next...


Jun 25, 2020

We’re turning to video games for both work meetings and staying in touch with family and friends, but after COVID-19, will any of it stick? 

Nokia’s trend scouter, Leslie Shannon explains why she thinks the unexpected ways we’re using technology under quarantine signals a substantial shift in society.

 

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Jun 11, 2020

Why is one of the world’s top gaming peripheral companies turning to the edge cloud for its future? President Jason Schwartz believes cloud gaming will bring console games to areas of the world it has never been, but with adoption as the metric for streaming success, the spotlight is on 5G to help make that happen.

 


May 28, 2020

You’re not the only one working from home. The roll-out of the next big thing in wireless isn’t being stalled by COVID-19. 

Mirjana Scheele is a former cell tower climber and the current VP of Deploy Services at Nokia, where network technologies first designed to cut costs and save the environment are now being...