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Multiple authors 26-01-22

Serendipity


In this episode, the Toms talk about how serendipity has been a powerful force behind discoveries such as penicillin and Viagra, products like Play-Doh and the Post-it note, and the decisions that reshaped YouTube and Instagram, propelling them towards tech-giant status.

They also explore a raft of prescient predictions from 1922 about life today, how the balance of power has shifted in tech start-up financing, fascinating new AI technologies in voice generation and sketch animation, and Microsoft’s big metaverse bet.

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Tom Morris
Tom Morris
Tom Morris joined Liontrust in April 2022 as part of the acquisition of Majedie Asset Management where he was an Equity Analyst and Fund Manager for 13 years.
Tom Record
Tom Record

Tom Record joined Liontrust in April 2022 as part of the acquisition of Majedie Asset Management where he was a Fund Manager for eight years.