What Dinesh Paliwal is reading this week

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This week, the guest curator for "The Big Idea" is Dinesh Paliwal.

Occupation: President and CEO, Harman

Paliwal joined Harman International Industries, a U.S. company that develops connected car systems and audio products, in 2007. In November, Samsung announced plans to acquire Harman for $8 billion. The deal was finalized in March 2017.

Prior to joining Harman, Paliwal spent 22 years with power and robotics firm ABB (ABB). While there, Paliwal was able to turn a profit for the multi-billion dollar North American operation following 18 years of losses.

Related: Samsung bets $8 billion on smart cars with Harman deal

Here's a sample of what Dinesh Paliwal is reading this week (to see more, add "The Big Idea" stream in the CNN MoneyStream app):

- Cars will talk to one another. Exactly how is less certain (New York Times)
- From connected car to connected life (Automotive World)
- NBA's tech connection links league, players, and fans (Bloomberg)
- Does the future of AI depend on audio? (AVNetwork)

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