Zurich court backs Julius Baer in East German assets row
A Swiss appeals court has ruled in favor of private bank Julius Baer in a suit by a German agency hunting East German assets that went missing after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the bank said on Tuesday.
The latest episode of the Forbes Asia Investment Briefing comes from Alicia Garcia Herrero, who is chief APAC economist at Natixis. She tells us what's caught her eye this week, and what she'll be watching for over the coming weeks and months.
What if I told you that, just like modern VR was born from smartphone technology, the next generation of smart homes will share technology with autonomous vehicles? The centerpiece is machine learning-based activity prediction. We’ll get to how that works and what it means, but first, let’s look at what’s wrong with today’s smart homes. Smart homes today consist of smart devices connected to one or more hubs, often with voice interfaces via smart speakers or smartphones. There may be cameras, but they are largely for monitoring and security. Turning on lights with voice feels magical at first, and remotely… This story continues at The Next Web