We all saw just how cold it got in the US last month. ‘Cold enough to freeze the balls off a brass monkey,’ as the old naval saying goes. And for a prison escapee in Kentucky, the thought of a warm prison cell was preferable to freedom in the icy weather outside.
We see a real future where humans will become individual ‘dots’ in the cyber universe: your medical test results determine that you qualify for a job or permanent residency; your ‘smart’ device tells you your blood pressure has abruptly risen to a dangerous level while you were ‘Facetiming’ someone, and automatically contacts the paramedics because your oxygen levels have seriously changed, and when help arrives, the doctor is prepared to handle your medical emergency.
Last September the Spanish parliament approved Law 14/2013 of the 27 September also called “law for the support to entrepreneurs and their internationalization”. The law came into effect on the 29th September and its main objectives are to make life easier for self-employed people and to make access to credit easier for small medium enterprises.