Home from San Diego and Cisco Live! for a few days, just enough time to spend Father's Day with friends and family. Now I'm back on the road, heading to Lingen, Germany, for Data Grillen. That's right, an event dedicated to data, bratwurst, and beer. I may never come home.

 

As always, here are some links from the Intertubz that I hope will hold your interest. Enjoy!

 

This Austrian company is betting you’ll take a flying drone taxi. Really.

I *might* be willing to take one, but I’d like to know more about how they plan to control air traffic flow over city streets.

 

How Self-Driving Cars Could Disrupt the Airline Industry

Looks like everyone is going after airline passengers. If airlines don’t up their level of customer service, autonomous cars and flying taxis could put a dent in airline revenue.

 

Salesforce to Buy Tableau for $15.3 Billion in Analytics Push

First, Google bought Looker, then Salesforce buys Tableau. That leaves AWS looking for a partner as everyone tries to keep pace with Microsoft and PowerBI.

 

Genius Claims Google Stole Lyrics Embedded With Secret Morse Code

After decades of users stealing content from websites found with a Google search, Google decides to start stealing content for themselves.

 

Your Smartphone Is Spying (If You’re a Spanish Soccer Fan)

Something tells me this is likely not the only app that is spying on users. And while La Liga was doing so to catch pirated broadcasts, this is a situation where two wrongs don’t make a right.

 

Domino’s will start robot pizza deliveries in Houston this year

How much do you tip a robot?

 

An Amazing Job Interview

I love this approach, and I want you to consider using it as well, no matter which side of the interview you are sitting.

 

Sorry to all the other dads out there, but it's game over, and I've won: