Futureseek Daily Link Review; 6 August 2021

* Apple to scan US iPhones for images of child sex abuse >>
* Starship Prototype Ship 20 Stacking on Super Heavy >>
* Super Heavy Booster 4 Lifted to Orbital Launch Table >>

* These Algorithms Look at X-Rays—and Somehow Detect Your Race >>
* CNN fires three employees who went into the office unvaccinated. >>
* World’s Infection Total Passes Staggering Figure: 200 Million >>

* Digest | Newest Robots and Technologies of the Future >>
* Disrupting Death. A guide to dying well. | TEDx >>
* Has the Delta Variant Disrupted Your Office Reopening Plans? >>

* Moderna says a third shot of its COVID-19 vaccine may be needed to protect against variants >>
* Spotify for $0.99 a month? Music streaming service tests lower-cost plans >>
* TEDMonterey: The tiny balls of fat that could revolutionize medicine >>

* Podcast: Verizon uses computer vision to help customers help themselves >>
* What Rat Empathy May Reveal About Human Compassion >>
* SAML is insecure by design >>

* Apple’s Plan to “Think Different” About Encryption Opens a Backdoor to Your Private Life >>
* Jeff Bezos is beefing with Elon Musk again, claiming Starship is too complex to safely land on the moon >>

* Cloud giants join new government initiative to combat cyberattacks >>
* Warehouse drones take flight >>
* Robinhood’s shares jump as much as 65 percent, like meme stocks it enabled. >>

* How companies are using .new shortcuts >>
* AWS and Verizon launch their edge computing solution in three more cities >>
* U.S. destined to fail no matter what card it plays to suppress China >>

* Study warns of ‘irreversible transition’ in ocean currents that could rapidly freeze parts of North America >>
* The promise of open-source intelligence >>
* Investors Cheer Drop in U.S. Jobless Claims >>

* Collecting Your Location Data: Why It’s Worth So Much >>
* Anthony Fauci: Delta Variant Has ‘Exposed Our Vulnerability’ >>
* Starlink speeds accelerate in Q2, Ookla says >>

* Why a next-gen metro and edge network is critical >>
* From Development of a Skillset to Development of a Mindset | TEDx >>
* Ice Speed Skating Into The Unknown | TEDx >>
* A New Way To View Plastic | TEDx >>

* Why is Building Confidence Key for Digital Transformation | TEDx >>
* YouTube Is Underwhelming >>
* Microsoft Announces ‘Super Duper Secure Mode’ for Edge >>
* Men who ejaculate at least 21 times a month slash their risk of prostate cancer by A THIRD, Harvard >>

* First artificial pancreas trialed for outpatients with type 2 diabetes >>
* Intel has a plan to go beyond 3nm chips >>
* The cloud transformation engine >>
* Rewiring car electronics and software architecture for the ‘Roaring 2020s’ >>

* Salesforce Release Updates — A Cautionary Tale for Security Teams >>
* A Wide Range of Cyber Attacks Leveraging Prometheus TDS Malware Service >>
* Several Malware Families Targeting IIS Web Servers With Malicious Modules >>
* Why low code/no code is on the rise >>

* Scientists Figure out how the Asteroid Belt Attacked the Dinosaurs >>
* Astronomers Find a Huge Planet Orbiting its Star at 6,000 Times the Earth-Sun Distance >>
* Tesla 25 Dojo AI Training Chips in a Module Seen Ahead of AI Day >>

* Up, up and away: Notes from Session 8 of TEDMonterey >>
* Enterprise AI 2.0: The acceleration of B2B AI innovation has begun >>
* Hydroponic farming startup Just Vertical cultivates growth at home >>
* Astra targets first commercial orbital launch for August 27 >>

* Paramount+ will launch in Europe in 2022 >>
* Can low-income countries leapfrog to clean energy technologies? >>
* The moon may never actually have had a strong magnetic field >>
* Dynamic Programming – Learn to Solve Algorithmic Problems & Coding Challenges >>

* RS-25 Test – NASA Stennis Live Stream >>
* Rocky exoplanet with half the mass of Venus is one of four confirmed planets discovered orbiting a star only 35 light years away >>
* US Navy is developing a pilotlesss solar-powered plane that can fly for 90 days straight >>

* Scientists have worked out how to send viable mouse sperm on postcards >>
* Squirrels Use Gymnastics to Navigate Treetop Canopies >>
* Delta Plus variant has spread to nearly 30 countries >>
* Long-lasting Covid symptoms rare in children: Lancet study >>

* Neural network model shows why people with autism read facial expressions differently >>
* Reimagine knowledge discovery using Amazon Kendra’s Web Crawler >>
* Elon Talks about Mechazilla + Super Heavy B4 Mounted >>

* SpaceX Adding 20,000 Starlink Users Per Month >>
* The question Bezos asks is, “At the end of my life, will I regret not having done this?” >>
* Shadows on the Moon Could be Hiding Water, Even in the Daytime >>
* Almost 70 per cent of new cases under 40s as virus spills to regions >>

* Rec Room Launches On Android >>
* Parametric Programming – an equational approach to OO and beyond >>
* China imposes massive travel restrictions to combat Delta outbreak >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 5 August 2021

* Can SpaceX Hit September 2022 Mars Launch Window? >>
* Aliens could modify light given off by stars to send hidden messages that would appear like random blinking to others listening in, physicist suggests >>
* Is DeepMind’s new reinforcement learning system a step toward general AI? >>

* Microsoft pauses free Windows 365 cloud PC trials after ‘significant demand’ >>
* Podcast: Beating the AI hiring machines >>
* What if McKinsey’s diversity research is wrong; >>
* 97% of execs say data science is ‘crucial’ to maintaining profitability >>

* The Power of a Playdough Brain | TEDx >>
* TEDMonterey: Don’t call people out — call them in >>
* Mechazilla Catching Super Heavy. >>
* Inside the Space Force’s Motives and Mission, Both Near and Far >>

* Facebook is reportedly trying to analyze encrypted data without deciphering it >>
* Embodied AI, superintelligence and the master algorithm >>
* T-Mobile to shutter Sprint’s LTE network on June 30, 2022 >>
* HBO Max tempts new viewers with some TV shows >>

* Tricky Calculus Behind Vaccine Mandates >>
* Starship SN20 Fully Stacked >>
* LIVE: Super Heavy Booster 4 Lifted to Orbital Launch Table >>
* A year after the Beirut blast: still no bottom to Lebanon’s crisis >>

* Looking for work? Here’s how to write a résumé that an AI will love. >>
* NASA is Going Ahead With a Hopping Lander to Explore the Lunar Surface >>
* Lollapalooza a ‘recipe for disaster’ >>

* China goes all out to contain Delta outbreak >>
* Why medieval city-builder video games are historically inaccurate >>
* The Tetra countertop dishwasher could change the way you clean up dinner >>

* What to expect at Samsung’s Galaxy Unpacked in August >>
* Bird tests geofencing system to slow scooters in pedestrian-heavy areas >>
* T-Mobile to shut Sprint’s LTE network by June 30, 2022 >>
* Youtube Chief Product Officer Neal Mohan On The Algorithm, Monetization, And The Future For Creators >>

* Buying an Oculus headset to help get your Facebook account back is a risky move >>
* Take A Rarely Seen Tour Inside SpaceX’s Starbase Facility With Elon Musk As Your Guide >>
* 3D Concrete Printing Robots Cut Rail Construction Carbon Emissions by 50% >>

* Air Force’s Drone Swarm Killer THOR Gets New Microwave Weapon System >>
* China Uses Drones and Bananas to Guide Wayward Elephants Home >>
* Scientists Map Half a Billion Connections in a Tiny Piece of Mouse Brain >>
* Exactly How Many People Have Long Covid? >>

* Watch a Hacker Hijack a Capsule Hotel’s Lights, Fans, and Beds >>
* Spanish engineers extract drinking water from thin air >>
* Amazon and Google Patch Major Bug in Their DNS-as-a-Service Platforms >>

* What if Humans Just Can’t Get Along Anymore? >>
* Why Covid Took Off in California, Again >>
* Why don’t you ever see the edge of a rainstorm? >>
* Superjumbo kicks up desert dust as it departs Australian storage facility >>

* S1 E9 | Secure, Connected & Software-Defined: Roadmapping the Future with SBD Automotive >>
* Google billionaire Larry Page travelled to NZ amid Covid border restrictions >>
* Thinking Cloud-Native Application Security: Don’t Let Application Landscapes Complicate Security >>
* Olympic Karate 2021 |(PART1) >>
* Olympic Karate 2021 |(PART2) >>

* Super Heavy Booster 4 Rolled Out to the Launch Site | SpaceX Boca Chica >>
* Booster 4! New flyover video soon. >>

* Happier people make a happier world, I dream of that world | TEDx >>
* Why Artificial Intelligence is more human than you think | TEDx >>
* Support your people | TEDx >>
* Be a positive pessimist | TEDx >>

* Facing Your Fears | TEDx >>
* Automotive semiconductors for the autonomous age >>
* The postpandemic board agenda: Redefining corporate resilience >>
* The UAE Is Using Drones to Zap Clouds With Electricity and Make It Rain >>

* US Navy is developing a solar-powered plane that can fly for 90 days >>
* Geneva to Zurich in 17 MINUTES: Swiss startup reveals plans to build a hyperloop >>
* NASA and Boeing Postpone Launch of Starliner Spacecraft >>

* Microsoft Exchange Used To Hack Diplomats Before 2021 Breach >>
* Mark Zuckerberg’s Metaverse Already Sucks >>
* New tools to manage publisher deals in Display & Video 360 >>
* Scientists Could One Day Float an Aerial Robot Above Venus >>

* Google Will Kill Off Very Old Versions of Android Next Month >>
* Netflix is making a documentary about SpaceX’s upcoming Inspiration4 civilian flight >>
* Around The World, People Co-operate More Willingly With Others From Their Own Country >>
* Urban possibility: Notes from Session 6 of TEDMonterey >>

* Tech comeback?! Notes from Session 5 of TEDMonterey >>
* Why Silicon Valley Cares About Silicon Again >>
* Quantum Randomness Now Boosts Everyday Security >>
* Two Bizarre red Asteroids Somehow Migrated From the Kuiper Belt all the way to the Main Asteroid Belt >>

* Upgrade your Amazon Polly voices to neural with one line of code >>
* Enhancing customer service experiences using Conversational AI: Power your contact center with Amazon Lex and Genesys Cloud >>
* Simplify and automate anomaly detection in streaming data with Amazon Lookout for Metrics >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 4 August 2021

* Super Heavy Booster 4 rolls to pad with 29 Raptor engines >>
* Boeing and NASA delay Starliner launch due to unexpected valve problem >>
* TED: BioNTech cofounders Uğur Şahin and Özlem Türeci had one goal: to make a safe, effective vaccine faster than ever before >>
* Bill to require cars to include anti-drunk driving technology >>

* Quartz Daily Brief: Biles Returns, Tencent Sinks, Bubble Trouble >>
* Chinese Hackers Target Major Southeast Asian Telecom Companies >>
* An Introduction to Secure Infrastructure as Code (IaC) Using Terraform >>

* Wuhan ordered its entire population of 11 million to get tested for COVID-19 after it found 3 local cases >>
* Delta moved needle: Vaccine mandates more useful than cash >>
* Microsoft will require proof of COVID-19 vaccination to enter buildings in US >>
* Gyms will soon require members to show proof of vaccination to use their clubs >>
* McDonald’s makes masks mandatory >>
* Can mandatory vaccinations bring back restaurant workers? >>
* Cabinet backs QR-code vaccine certificates for travel amid party room disagreement >>

* AWS Supports You: Migrating Active Directory to AWS >>
* Amazon’s AI-cameras reportedly determine drivers’ pay and employment status by scoring safety infractions like tailgating and running red lights >>

* Corvus Robotics’ Autonomous Drones Tackle Warehouses >>
* FBL20 – Stephen Fry: Myth & Culture’s Impact on AI & the Future >>
* The potential of the DevOps fourth wave >>

* Nvidia is tracking more than 8,500 AI startups with $60B in funding >>
* Telstra makes public payphone calls free Australia-wide >>
* NSA: Kubernetes Hardening Guidance >>
* Crime alert app Citizen will connect users to safety agents for $20 a month >>

* Google Claims It Created a New Phase of Matter That’s In Perpetual Motion >>
* Physicists Outlined a Simple New Way to Create Antimatter >>
* Hackers Shut Down System For Booking COVID-19 Shots in Italy’s Lazio Region >>
* Facebook Users Are Buying Oculus VR Headsets To Get Customer Service Prioritization >>

* School-as-a-Service: Edtech startup bina raises $1.4M to teach 4- to 12-year-olds >>
* JRE #1691 – Yeonmi Park >>
* Toll unsure if it lawyered up to avoid ASD assistance following ransomware attack >>
* wyshbox: >>
* Modern Full-Stack Developer Tech Stack 2021 >>

* Maximizing the 5G opportunity: Trailblazing for the next decade of services >>
* Cybersecurity firm blames China for attacks on Asian telcos >>
* China sidelines foreign vendors in giant 5G tenders >>
* Used Car Prices Are Defying Gravity >>

* Society Is in the Middle of a ‘Technological Transformation,’ Andreessen Says >>
* The Rise of Never-Ending Job Interviews >>
* Google: New investment in Aotearoa New Zealand >>
* The 5-hour CDN >>

* treble.ai – Connect any area of ​​your company with WhatsApp, increase your sales, follow up on your leads, or serve your customers faster. >>
* South Korea the Only Middle Power Of Its Kind >>
* A Silicon Valley VC firm with $1.8B in assets was hit by ransomware >>
* Someone Turned An Insane Photo Of The Crowd At Lollapalooza Into A Game Of ‘Where’s Waldo’ — And It’s Surprisingly Hard >>

* Olympics in Space: Astronauts Create Their Own Olympic Games Onboard the ISS >>
* Low-Code Application Development and Its Importance for Businesses >>
* New SpaceX Flight Restriction notice: Surface up to and including 5000 feet >>
* The next generation of global payments: Afterpay + Square >>

* The $20 Million Bioengineering Gambit to Save the Northern White Rhino >>
* Humans Could Live to Be 150, Science Says >>
* New AirPods with updated design slated for fall launch >>
* Someone Turned An Insane Photo Of The Crowd At Lollapalooza Into A Game Of ‘Where’s Waldo’ — And It’s Surprisingly Hard >>
* Developer Turnover >>

* Can Pentagon’s AI Predict Events Days in Advance? >>
* AMD and Valve Working On New Linux CPU Performance Scaling Design >>
* ‘We’re human, too’: Simone Biles’ most powerful statements about mental health >>
* Fostering a Culture of Belonging in the Hybrid Workplace >>

* Apple’s new Mac Pro GPUs promise a huge performance boost >>
* Transit trends: the road ahead for commuters >>
* Brain Shape May Explain How Birds Survived Dinosaur Extinction >>

* SaaS and the Rule of 40: Keys to the critical value creation metric >>
* Future proof: Solving the ‘adaptability paradox’ for the long term >>
* Managing project portfolios to unlock trapped capital >>

* The path forward: Notes from Session 1 of TEDMonterey >>
* Mindset reset: Notes from Session 2 of TEDMonterey >>
* Well, well, well! Notes from Session 3 of TEDMonterey >>
* Climate hope: Notes from Session 4 of TEDMonterey >>
* Shaping the future: Notes from the TED Fellows Session of TEDMonterey >>

* Power of Changing Habits | TEDx >>
* You are More Capable Than You Believe | TEDx >>
* Forest hermit to Professor, it’s never too late to change. | TEDx >>
* What it takes to be truly brave – it’s not what you think. | TEDx >>
* Individuation: What if who you are, isn’t who you are? | TEDx >>
* Small Changes, Big Differences | TEDx >>
* How I turned my fears into my peers | TEDx >>
* What We’re Missing in the Fight Against Misinformation | TEDx >>
* What is Strategy? And Why Does it Matter | TEDx >>

* SpaceX under Images of Super Heavy With 29 Raptor Engines >>
* Tesla FSD Progressing a Lot Faster Without Radar >>
* Steps Toward Health Data Standards for Wearables >>
* NASA Chooses Falcon Heavy Over SLS to Launch Europa Clipper, Saving About $2 Billion >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 3 August 2021

* Google’s own mobile chip is called Tensor >>
* Square to scoop up Afterpay for AU$39 billion >>
* Google Tensor debuts on the new Pixel 6 this fall >>

* Boeing’s second Starliner mission to the ISS is a make-or-break moment >>
* Watch live as Starliner returns to the launch pad >>
* Scientists spot light behind a black hole for the first time >>

* How the UAE’s “Rain Drones” Use Electric Shocks to Kickstart Storms >>
* Astronomy Photographer of the Year shortlist >>
* Super Heavy Booster 4 Fully Stacked in the High Bay >>
* Crazy Night at Starbase + Booster 4 Receiving 29 Raptors >>

* World’s first high-resolution, 3D image of a monkey BRAIN is revealed >>
* How data-driven patch management can defeat ransomware >>
* Could Ransomware Attacks Ultimately Benefit Consumers? >>

* 16 Minutes #67: mRNA for Flu Vaccine? AI Protein-Folding Goes Open Source >>
* Black holes with magnetic field ‘hair’ shed it in loops of hot plasma >>
* Microsoft’s Windows 365 Cloud PC Service Will Range From $20 To $162 Per User Per Month >>

* Google won’t let you sign in with very old Android versions after September 27th >>
* Google’s Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro will use AI everywhere >>
* AWS adds browser access to its cloudy WorkSpaces desktops >>

* China is rapidly building new nuclear-missile silos >>
* Will Nvidia’s huge bet on artificial-intelligence chips pay off? >>

* NFTs Could Go Even More Mainstream With Shopify’s Latest Move >>
* Podcast: Clearfield CEO Cheri Beranek on the growth of ‘community’ broadband >>

* There’s a global semiconductor chip shortage and this is why it matters >>
* Breaking Analysis: Cyber, Cloud, Hybrid Work & Data Drive 8% IT Spending Growth in 2021 >>
* Pentagon believes its precognitive AI can predict events ‘days in advance’ >>
* Salesforce steps into RPA buying Servicetrace and teaming it with Mulesoft >>

* Tesla Autopilot Saves Unconscious Drunk Driver’s Life >>
* Full Ethical Hacking Course – Network Penetration Testing for Beginners (2019) >>
* Form Energy’s New Low-Cost, Iron-Air Battery Runs for 100 Hours >>

* Amazon’s Lord of the Rings series arrives on September 2, 2022 >>
* Radar trends to watch: August 2021 >>
* 2 Red Objects Found In the Asteroid Belt. They Shouldn’t Be There. >>

* Microsoft plans for low code with new updates to the Power Platform >>
* Reify: A low-code platform for building any application >>
* Deploy: >>

* Workplace vaccine mandates reveal a divide among workers. >>
* Where a Vast Global Vaccination Program Went Wrong >>
* COVID culture war: At what point should personal freedom yield to common good? >>
* City of Nanjing isolated as China fights worst Covid outbreak in months >>
* China Covid: Concerns grow as Delta outbreak spreads >>
* Over 1.66 bln doses of COVID-19 vaccines administered in China >>
* Avoiding lockdowns means doing things that people won’t necessarily welcome, NIH director >>
* Covid-19: First people arriving into UK after rules relaxed for fully jabbed >>
* UK has chosen a dangerous path out of the coronavirus pandemic >>
* Pfizer and Moderna hiked their COVID-19 vaccine prices in EU >>
* 24 vaccinated friends had blowout vacation on Cape Cod. 14 of them caught COVID-19 >>
* Japan extends emergency measures as covid-19 spikes during Olympics >>
* To Fight Vaccine Misinformation, US Recruits an ‘Influencer Army’ >>

* Remembering climate change … a message from the year 2071 | TEDMonterey >>
* What does it mean to be alive in the digital age? | TEDx >>
* How small steps can achieve big goals in life | TEDx >>
* Loose yourself to find yourself | TEDx >>
* Recharge is consciousness | TEDx >>
* What if fast recharge was possible for humans? | TEDx >>

* Quartz Daily Brief: Infrastructure Bill, Square Buys Afterpay, Quantum Time Crystals >>
* Square bought Afterpay because it really wants to be a bank >>
* Square to Buy Afterpay for $29 Billion to Tap Younger Users >>
* The next generation of global payments: Afterpay + Square >>

* WireGuardNT, a high-performance WireGuard implementation for the Windows kernel >>
* Look up tonight! Saturn will reach its closest point to Earth this evening >>
* Out-of-Touch Adults’ Guide To Kid Culture: What Happened With Simone Biles at the Olympics? >>

* The push for a “PBS for the internet” >>
* Why is China smashing its tech industry? >>
* Apple Silicon transition may hit its two-year target with 2022 Mac Pro >>

* Data privacy in China: Beijing to define data that will not be allowed to leave the country easily >>
* Why Agile Will Continue to Fail >>
* Cloud infrastructure market kept growing in Q2, reaching $42B >>
* This Camera Can “See” the Bigger Picture >>

* Rotating Water Desalination Device Is Up to 400% More Efficient >>
* Scientists Transform Water Into Metallic State, Allowing It to Conduct Electricity >>
* Why the housing boom isn’t a catastrophic financial bubble (yet) >>
* How Robots Helped Out After The Surfside Condo Collapse >>

* Big Tech’s Influence on Salaries Reaches Beyond Silicon Valley >>
* Argentina’s true debate is between capitalism and ideologies glorifying poverty >>
* Linux Kernel Module Programming Guide >>
* New program helps regional journalists develop digital skills >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 2 August 2021

* Wearable devices could use your breathing patterns like a password >>
* Orbital Launch Table Lifted Onto Mount – Grid Fins Installed on Super Heavy >>
* thot.ai: Artificial intelligence that does your coding for you >>

* 2021 tech spending boom: Cyber, cloud, hybrid work and data will drive 8% IT budget growth >>
* Bendy camera the width of a human hair can take accurate 3D images >>
* Telegram’s group video calls can now have up to 1,000 viewers >>

* Australia’s COVID-19 about-face is a warning for everyone >>
* Covid 19: Australians were quietly smug – now we’re trapped and scared >>

* Deadly drone attack on tanker escalates Iran-Israel maritime tensions >>
* NTT Security’s Bruce Snell and David Gray: Tracking Kaseya >>
* AI Weekly: AI adoption is driving cloud growth >>

* New in Git: switch and restore >>
* When will esports join the Olympics? >>
* Cisco AppDynamics study reveals the risk of getting digital wrong >>

* The Future Will Be Weirder Than We Think >>
* Japan space center joins push to settle Mars and beyond >>
* Covid virus, vaccines does not enter human DNA: Study >>

* Computer Networking Course – Network Engineering >>
* Telework from Okinawa? Japan’s remote-friendly job listings surge >>
* Light Reading Podcasts: Lumen’s Mike Benjamin: How telcos can catch a RAT >>
* Light Reading Podcasts: The FBA’s Gary Bolton on training the next wave of fiber techs >>

* DeepMind’s Vibrant New Virtual World Trains Flexible AI With Endless Play >>
* Houses Built Into the Earth May Save Us From the Heat >>
* Scientists Transform Water Into Metallic State, Allowing It to Conduct Electricity >>
* Caffeinated Worker Bees Are Better Worker Bees, Study Finds >>

* Bring your own environment: The future of work >>
* Subscribe to a car like your phone >>
* Say Hello To The Tokyo Olympic Robots>>
* AI leaders talk intersectionality, microaggressions, and more at Transform Women in AI Breakfast >>
* 4 conversations every company needs to be having about AI >>

* Covid clusters among the vaccinated are killing our back-to-normal dreams >>
* The pandemic has exacerbated existing political discontent >>
* As Covid Cases Rise All Over U.S., Lower Vaccination Rates Point to Worse Outcomes >>
* The pandemic turning point the White House didn’t want >>
* Once considered a ‘city disease,’ Zimbabwe’s rural areas are being hit hard by Covid, and panic has set in >>
* Demand for shots is increasing in less vaccinated states under siege from the Delta variant. >>
* Biden Calls on States to Offer Payments to Encourage Vaccination >>

* Elder abuse can happen to anyone, even your parents. How to prevent it. | TEDx >>
* Farming Evolved: Agriculture Through A different Lens | TEDx >>

* Lamont Marcell Jacobs of Italy Sprints to Gold in the 100-Meter Dash in 9.80 >>
* Elaine Thompson-Herah defends Olympic 100m title in all-Jamaican podium >>
* YouTuber dies after falling off Italian mountain while filming video, reports say >>
* This Week’s Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through July 31) >>

* As lockdowns lift, media firms brace for an “attention recession” >>
* Robotic police dogs: In Hawaii police use Spot from Boston Dynamics >>
* Here’s how police can get your data — even if you aren’t suspected of a crime >>
* Acoustic tweezers can pick up objects without physical contact >>

* Cory Doctorow: Past Performance is Not Indicative of Future Results >>
* maximum characters >>
* Rocket Lab Successfully Carries a US Military Satellite Into Orbit >>

* Ted Lasso, the Olympics, and Talking About Mental Health >>
* A NoCode Micro Service AppStore to avoid Technical Debt >>
* Jungle Cruise Desperately Wants To Be The Mummy >>

* Vergecast: this quarter’s earnings for Apple, Samsung, Google, and Microsoft >>
* Bring your own environment: The future of work >>
* Facebook’s modular ‘droidlet’ platform is a one-stop shop for building smarter robots >>
* Facebook AI ‘Droidlet’, Platform For Building Robots With Natural Language Processing And Computer Vision To Understand The World >>

* Cancer cells eat themselves to survive >>
* Lightweight Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastic Fuel Tanks Pass a Critical Test, and Could Knock a lot of Weight off a Rocket’s dry Mass >>
* A Black Hole Emitted a Flare Away From us, but its Intense Gravity Redirected the Blast Back in our Direction >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 31 July 2021

* Fast, Efficient Neural Networks Copy Dragonfly Brains >>
* Government denies Blue Origin’s challenge to NASA’s lunar lander program >>
* Huawei, once a 5G leader, can’t offer 5G in its newest phones >>

* An endlessly changing playground teaches AIs how to multitask >>
* Engadget Podcast: Activision’s walkout and toxicity in gaming >>

* Porsche enters ‘space race’, invests in satellites and rocket technology >>
* Video Friday: Android Printing >>
* IBM’s AI can predict how Parkinson’s disease may progress in individuals >>

* Facebook open-sources robotics development platform Droidlet >>
* Porsche’s first self-driving vehicle could be an all-electric minivan >>
* China hatches a plan to lead in the adoption of new internet protocol as Beijing eyes internet of things >>

* Russian Hackers Continue With Attacks Despite Biden Warning >>
* Outhacking the Hackers: The Future of Cybersecurity >>
* 38% of Remote Workers Work From Bed >>

* Bad News. Those Underground Lakes on Mars? They’re Probably Just Frozen Clay >>
* SpaceX Starship final push to orbit has begun! >>
* Best vaccine incentive might be paid time off >>

* Elon Musk Shares Pic of Super Heavy Booster’s Inner Workings >>
* Elon Talks Starship Upmass Capabilities >>
* Eleven Refuelings for Complete SpaceX Lunar Mission >>

* Hundreds of AI tools have been built to catch covid. None of them helped. >>
* Weight Lifting, an Original Olympic Sport, May Be Dropped >>
* Covid clusters among the vaccinated are killing our back-to-normal dreams >>

* New exotic matter particle, a tetraquark, discovered >>
* Markets Rise More Than 1% During July >>
* Podcast: Gary Bolton on training the next wave of fiber techs >>

* Hundreds of AI tools have been built to catch covid. None of them helped. >>
* Elon Musk calls Apple’s App Store fees ‘a de facto global tax on the Internet’ >>
* Flock CEO on data strategy behind commercial drone insurance >>
* IT leaders put growth over security, survey finds >>

* Red Hat and Nutanix Strategic Partnership >>
* Less Compliant Than the Sum of Its Parts: How Open Source Can Bite You >>
* No Niche: Status Quo of the OSS Market >>
* Start Machine Learning in 2021 >>
* 6 Cloud Security Risks Hiding Inside Your Cloud Estate >>

* THE AMERICAN DREAM – Zhang Clan Odyssey on Gold Mountain | TEDx >>
* Mindful on Purpose: Inner Work for Leaders | TEDx >>
* An Appointment With Life: Taking Refuge In The Four Noble Truths | TEDx >>
* Wild horses: a world of death threats, bureaucracy, and controversy | TEDx >>

* Surfing’s Next Sea Change – Using Data to Improve the Ride >>
* Biology brief: How DNA and proteins work >>
* The prospects for developing countries are not what they once were >>

* Staying Visible When Your Team Is in the Office…But You’re WFH >>
* Delta fears grip Argentina, prompting authorities into action >>
* New virus outbreak worst since Wuhan, say Chinese state media >>

* Covid-19 pandemic: Japan widens emergency over ‘frightening’ spike >>
* They Spurned the Vaccine. Now They Want You to Know They Regret It. >>
* How did Australia’s vaccine rollout turn into a ‘train wreck’? >>

* Inhaled COVID-19 vaccine found safe in phase-1 human trials >>
* Covid-19 news: Pregnant women in England urged to get vaccinated >>
* Why Do Variants Such as Delta Become Dominant? >>

* China-ASEAN trade skyrockets by 85 times in three decades >>
* Unpacking IBM’s Summer 2021 Announcement >>
* FBL19 – Kevin Kelly: Techno-Optimism, China, & Risk vs Regulation >>

* Despite strong cloud growth, Amazon shares fall on revenue shortfall and lower guidance >>
* Yarn: 3.0.0 >>
* Facial expression software knows which Olympic medal makes you happier and why >>
* Ninja’s new ice cream maker has me rethinking my addiction to store-bought >>

* Swimply lets you swim in a stranger’s pool. It’s less weird than you think >>
* ‘Doctor Who’ needs to evolve to survive >>
* Amazon’s earnings show why Andy Jassy is now in charge >>
* US Air Force’s First Hypersonic Missile Test Attempt Fails, Again >>

* A ‘Shape-Shifting UFO’ Was Filmed Flying Near a Plane. Here Are the Facts >>
* Elon Musk Backs Epic in Fight Against Apple Over App Store Fees >>
* 32 Awkward Pictures Of Olympic Diving That Will Never Not Be Funny To Me >>

* China nuclear: Taishan reactor shut down over damaged fuel rods >>
* Orbital Launch Table Rolled Out – Launch Tower Section 9 lifted into Place >>
* Coronavirus: Latest on COVID-19 from around the world overnight – Saturday, July 31 >>

* Enabling SREs to Streamline Service Delivery With Advanced Monitoring >>
* 2degrees names new chairman – who will take over if IPO proceeds >>
* Tencent Is World’s Worst Stock Bet With $170 Billion Wipeout >>
* YouTuber Won $10,000 Bet With a Physicist Over Wind-Powered Vehicle >>

* Gillmor Gang: Social climbing >>
* ‘Jungle Cruise’ is now available in theaters and on Disney Plus >>
* Artificial Intelligence learns better when distracted >>

* Can Virtual Reality Teach Empathy? >>
* Unemployment Crisis — 40% Of Americans Are About To QUIT Their Jobs >>
* This app wants you to consent before having sex >>
* Engadget: Activision’s walkout and toxicity in gaming >>

* Three keys to building a more skilled postpandemic workforce >>
* Tesla AI Day August 19 – Expect Tesla AI to 2030 Vision >>
* Fixing the Future: It’s Easy for Computers to Detect Sarcasm, Right? >>

* Intel: Back on Top by 2025? >>
* IoT-ize Your Old Gadgets With a Mechanical Hijacking Device >>
* Cozy Futurism – False Choices Without Substance >>

* Robinhood’s Shares Fall 8.4% in Public Trading Debut >>
* Windows 11 Now Has Its First Beta Release >>
* Tesla Battery Supplier CATL Debuts Cheaper Sodium-Ion Batteries >>
* Midsize Companies Need a Systematic Approach to Cost Analysis >>

* Analyze customer churn probability using call transcription and customer profiles with Amazon SageMaker >>
* Blue Origin Offers a $2 Billion Discount to get Back in the Lunar Lander Game >>
* The Event Horizon Telescope Zooms in on Another Supermassive Black Hole >>

* Starliner Will try Again on August 3 After ISS “Emergency” >>
* Ship 20 Readied for Aft Flaps | SpaceX Boca Chica >>
* SpaceX INSANE NEW Nuclear Starship?! >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 30 July 2021

* Orbital Launch Table Rolled Out – Launch Tower Section 9 lifted into Place | SpaceX >>
* Robot arranges 100,000 dominoes into a Super Mario Bros. mural in one day >>
* Samsung boosts income 73% on higher chip prices, demand >>

* A Particle Just Did Something That Changed the Nature of Reality >>
* Facebook’s next product will be its long-awaited Ray-Ban smart glasses >>
* Thruster Misfire? Russia’s New ISS Module Just Turned the Station Out of Position >>
* Huge asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs came from ‘safe’ area of main asteroid belt >>

* Rome Wasn’t Built in a Day But a 10-Story Building Can Be >>
* AI carpenter can design recreations of furniture from a few photos >>

* Ford Has Almost 70,000 Chipless Vehicles Waiting in Storage >>
* Video Friday: Fluidic Fingers Your weekly selection of awesome robot videos >>
* Biden Seeks New Cybersecurity Standards for Critical Infrastructure >>

* Researchers are concerned about the possibility that COVID-19 might lead to dementia >>
* The Question Medical AI Can’t Answer >>
* Container ship that blocked Suez Canal finally reaches Rotterdam, begins unloading cargo >>

* Entire Buildings Can Be Wrapped in Jackets to Save Energy >>
* Army to enforce stay-at-home orders as Delta spreads through children >>
* How Trying to Secretly Fart Landed Me In The Hospital >>

* SAP will bring more software services to Google Cloud through expanded alliance >>
* Pfizer Data Suggest Third Dose of Covid-19 Vaccine ‘Strongly’ Boosts Protection Against Delta Variant >>

* Facebook will require employees to be vaccinated before returning to campus >>
* The future of social media looks a lot like QVC >>

* Is McKinsey wrong about the financial benefits of diversity? >>
* UK economy is barreling toward normalcy >>

* Jodie Whittaker’s run on Doctor Who will end in 2022 >>
* More New Black piping SpaceX Starbase, Boca Chica, TX >>
* Best of the a16z Podcast, Now on Future >>
* Meaning of Emoji >>
* Making a (Really) Wild Geo-Engineering Idea Real >>

* Congress may ask for 100Mbit/s download speeds in ‘underserved’ areas >>
* Peacock’s global streaming strategy takes flight with Sky >>
* Podcast: NTT tracks Kaseya ransomware attack >>
* Facebook sees 56% growth but fears regulators, iOS >>

* Unrest and economic underperformance haunt the emerging world >>
* Economy Recovers Pandemic Losses, but Faces New Test >>
* China’s top court empowers people to say ‘no’ to facial recognition use by private businesses >>
* Clockwise is a meeting cost calculator designed to encourage more efficient meetings. >>

* Amazon’s older Kindles will start to lose their internet access in December >>
* True ‘shift left and extend right’ security requires empowered developers >>
* Motorola debuts Edge 20 flagships globally with fast refresh screens and 108-megapixel cameras >>
* It’s not just you, streaming the Olympics is a mess >>

* Why is “Meritocracy” conformity with China? | TEDx >>
* Dear 16-Year Old Girl | TEDx >>
* The power of not knowing | TEDx >>
* The informal settlements reshaping the world | TEDx >>
* Moving Forward from Failure | TEDx >>
* What is True Leadership? | David Mammano | TEDx >>
* Why You Should Make Your Own Decisions | TEDx >>
* The Power and Pitfalls of the Mind | Nayab Rafiq | TEDx >>

* The Summer Intel Fell Behind >>
* Greatest clusterf*ck in Women’s Gymnastics history. >>
* Here’s An Impossible Domino That Bounces Back Up After It Falls Over >>

* OpenAI releases Triton, a programming language for AI workload optimization >>
* Cloud Engineers Try Policy-as-Code to Cure Misconfiguration Woes >>

* Lessons learned from the smartest Software Engineer I’ve met >>
* Police Department Found Using a Tesla Model 3 is Cost-Effective >>
* Every Country Has A Different Award For Olympic Gold Medalists >>
* From out of Biles’ shadow, America discovers a new star >>

* How can I create and connect to an Amazon Linux 2 EC2 instance? >>
* How do I use AWS Backup to restore an EC2 instance with an encoded authorization failure message? >>
* Finance-Level Security on Deployments With Earnin, AWS and Armory >>

* Ai Spots Early Eye Changes That Signal Diabetic Retinopathy >>
* Orchestrate XGBoost ML Pipelines with Amazon Managed Workflows for Apache Airflow >>
* Water Vapour has Been Discovered at Ganymede >>
* This is how you get Tatooines. Binary Star Planet Formation >>

* Balloon Mission May Also Work to Detect Quakes on Venus >>
* AWS to retire EC2-Classic >>
* Apple, Google, Microsoft profits soar in latest quarter >>

* Rocket Lab launches US Air Force’s new Space Force >>
* Shopify’s Q2 results beat estimates as e-commerce shines >>
* FDA clears Synchron’s brain-computer interface device for human trials >>
* Expanding our cloud infrastructure to support Australia’s digital future >>

* Huawei’s P50 lineup is powered by HarmonyOS 2 but lacks 5G >>
* The Unappreciated Importance of Cats, (to Medical Science) >>
* New Zealand is rated as the best place to survive a cataclysmic global collapse >>

* Elon Musk announces Tesla’s AI day next month >>
* Former President Trump sues Facebook, Twitter for ‘blacklisting and canceling’ >>
* A Step Closer to General AI >>
* Author Talks: Jeffrey E. Garten on the meeting that transformed the global economy >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 29 July 2021

* Could you beat this bipedal robot’s 5K run time? >>
* All-Electric Flying Taxi Firm Completes a 150-Mile Test Flight >>
* Volocopter Has Nailed the First Crewed Test Flight of an eVTOL >>

* DevOps still ‘rarely done well at scale’ concludes report after a decade of research >>
* DeepMind’s XLearn trains AI agents to complete complex tasks >>

* Covid: No quarantine for fully jabbed US and EU travellers >>
* Google will require coronavirus vaccines for returning office employees >>
* Coronavirus: Latest on COVID-19 from around the world – Thursday, July 29 >>
* As Virus Cases Rise, Another Contagion Spreads Among the Vaccinated: Anger >>
* Pfizer says 2021 COVID-19 vaccine sales to top $33.5 bln, sees need for boosters >>

* Apple’s record $81.4 billion Q3 obliterates Street expectations >>
* Apple iPhone sales jump 50% despite chip shortage ahead of fall iPhone 13 launch >>
* Microsoft’s profits skyrocketed by 47 percent in Q4 >>
* Microsoft bests earnings estimates as Azure posts 51% growth; shares fall >>
* Google parent Alphabet made a whopping $61.9 billion last quarter >>
* Google’s profits soar as revenue rises 62 percent. >>

* 50 Years Ago, NASA Put a Car on the Moon >>
* Facebook recall: What to do if you ordered an Oculus Quest 2 VR headset >>
* Same-day delivery apps need more than speed to survive post-pandemic >>

* Lift of Starship Orbital Launch Tower Section #9 >>
* SpaceX Launch tower section 9/ 8b stacked. More pulleys needed. >>
* SpaceX are planning to build another much larger high bay >>

* AI Creates False Documents That Fake Out Hackers >>
* Future of Robotics in India and Opportunities | TEDx >>

* Robinhood’s $35 billion IPO is a bet on Gen Z >>

* AI Podcast: Matt Ginsberg Built a GPU-Powered Crossword Solver to Take on Top Word Nerds – Ep. 148 >>
* FBL19 – Kevin Kelly: Techno-Optimism, China, & Risk vs Regulation >>
* Studies show cybersecurity skills gap is widening as the cost of breaches rises >>

* How Hightouch uses ‘reverse ETL’ to sync data from warehouse to SaaS apps >>
* The Olympics without Fans Is Harming Athletes’ Performance >>
* Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine’s protection against severe disease holds steady over six months >>

* How enterprise architects need to evolve to survive in a digital world >>
* Rolls-Royce Tests 2.5 MW Generator for Hybrid Aircraft >>
* General Atomics Unveils Aircraft-Launched Combat Drone Rendering >>

* Uber is moving into flower deliveries >>
* Using AI to map Africa’s buildings >>
* Tidal turbine in Orkney starts generating power >>

* Amazon Route 53 Application Recovery Controller >>
* You are Not Lazy or Undisciplined. You Have Internal Resistance. >>
* Olympians are influencers now too >>

* Human Resources with Artificial Intelligence | Diksha Rathod | TEDx >>
* How modern science is turning our foods into medicines | David Julian McClements | TEDx >>
* Depressed and unhappy? Why you should have pets? | Minh Nguyễn Đình | TEDx >>

* B1M: Mumbai’s $1.7BN Coastal Road Explained >>
* Positive aspects of talking about your feelings out loud | Akshita Manra | TEDx >>
* Huawei demotes AV chief over Tesla ‘killing’ comments >>
* Mapping out edge computing: How dense is it? >>

* 4 Open Source Tools That Will Change How You Manage Kubernetes >>
* Snapchat’s map now helps you keep track of where you’ve been >>
* Protecting SUSE Rancher Container-Based Applications With Cloud-Native Backup and Recovery >>

* Built your SaaS faster with Next.js + Serverless >>
* How could gene therapy change healthcare in the next ten years? >>
* Please Bring Back Our Downvotes: Society Desperately Needs It >>

* Google Cloud: External IPv6 addresses for VM instances is now available >>
* From Stolen Laptop To Inside The Company Network >>
* Apple takes pole position in the 5G race >>

* Beijing Regulators Zero in on Chinese Big Tech >>
* Hong Kong’s first Olympic gold since handover brings rare unity >>
* Olympics latest: Japan’s Hashimoto wins men’s gymnastics gold >>

* Fourth America is Almost Over — Americans Want a Divorce. >>
* US is doing everything to make and spread lies about COVID-19 >>
* Nine questions regarding COVID-19 the U.S. should answer >>
* “America first” largest strike against multilateralism >>

* One in 10 workers to lose job in Sydney as food prices surge >>
* Why Are Male Gymnasts So Strong And Jacked? >>
* Announcing specialized support for extracting data from invoices and receipts using Amazon Textract >>
* A travel boom is looming. But is the industry ready? >>

* Bioprinted Ear and Nose Cartilage Reconstruction Closer Than Ever to Clinical Trials in the UK >>
* Simone Biles and Naomi Osaka highlight the 24-hour rolling hell of Big Sport >>

* Brazil: Why are so many pregnant women dying from Covid? >>
* Cassandra 4.0 finally out of the gates after being delayed for last-minute bug swat >>
* Between 2020 and 2021, the Earth’s vital signs got worse >>
* Biden warns ‘real shooting war’ will be sparked by severe cyber attack >>

* Workday shares slide following claims Amazon ditched company-wide HR system >>
* Daily Crunch: No-code startup Bubble pops with $100 million Series A round >>
* Search API startup Algolia raises $150 million at $2.25 billion valuation >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 28 July 2021

* Citizen is Now Paying New Yorkers To Livestream Crimes >>
* Groceries in 10 Minutes: Delivery Start-Ups Crowd City Streets Across Globe >>
* Quartz Daily Brief: Bezos And Nasa, China’S Tech Crackdown, Magnetic Concrete >>

* Intel’s revised roadmap looks beyond 1 nanometer chips >>
* Intel changes its manufacturing language as moves to angstroms >>
* Intel’s Ambitious Plan to Regain Chipmaking Leadership >>

* LIVE: Lift of Starship Orbital Launch Tower Section #9 >>
* SpaceX’s Starship Human Landing System Moon Shot – You may be surprised what is possible! >>
* SpaceX working on design for Starship 2.0! >>

* Disney+ is launching a mobile-only plan in India that costs $6.70 per year >>
* Morning After: Lucasfilm hired a YouTuber with deepfake skills >>
* Tesla breaks its own delivery record by building and shipping 200,000 vehicles in Q2 >>

* Simone Biles shows why it’s time to put less weight on winning >>
* TED “Everything happens for a reason” — and other lies I’ve loved >>
* New leadership secrets | TEDx >>
* Acquired: Andreessen Horowitz Part I >>

* Standalone shaping up to be 5G’s next big flop >>
* Big Tech Sinks Stock Market in Runup to Earnings: Markets Wrap >>
* The RapidSOS EC-1 >>

* The new Ghostbusters: Afterlife trailer will convince you to see this movie >>
* How to turn yourself into a cartoon for your next Zoom call >>
* DeepMind: Generally capable agents emerge from open-ended play >>

* Scientists Bred Healthy Mice Using Artificial Eggs and Ovaries Made From Stem Cells >>
* Mark Zuckerberg is no astronaut, so he’s rocketing Facebook into a virtual universe instead >>
* Elon Musk knocked Apple, bemoaned the microchip shortage, touted self-driving cars on earnings call. 12 best quotes. >>
* Amazon rejects speculation about bitcoin payment plans as untrue, but says it’s still exploring crypto >>

* Military investigating futuristic ‘directed energy’ weapons could use beams of high-powered energy to destroy enemy nuclear missiles and form protective ‘force-fields’ >>
* How Olympic Tracking Systems Capture Athletic Performances >>
* Searching for ‘extraterrestrial technological civilizations’ using AI to identify alien-built satellites and UFOs >>

* Shopify allows merchants to sell NFTs directly through their storefronts >>
* Terraform Course – Automate your AWS cloud infrastructure >>
* AWS Supports You – Optimizing Costs with AWS Lambda >>

* Raytheon’s Coyote Drone Beats Drone Swarm in US Army Test >>
* Iron-Air Battery Stores Energy at 10% the Cost of Lithium-Ion >>
* Scientists Develop ‘Food Generator’ That Turns Plastic Into Edible Protein >>

* The Delta Variant: How Companies Should Respond >>
* How Much Should You Worry About The Delta Variant? >>
* Tracking the Delta variant: Coronavirus update, July 2021 >>
* Tokyo hits record 2848 Covid cases days after Games begin >>
* NSW 172 new COVID-19 cases >>
* US could see daily COVID-19 cases quadruple next month >>
* The vaccine mandate ‘tipping point’ >>
* Fauci Wants To Make Vaccines for the Next Pandemic Before It Hits >>

* Google TV update brings Discovery+ and more live TV to the Android app >>
* HBR IdeaCast / Episode 811: Building Successful Hybrid Teams >>
* Breaking Free from a “9 to 5” Culture >>
* Virtual Reality Is the Rich White Kid of Technology >>

* Unrest, Covid and Economic Despair in South Africa >>
* Australia’s largest bank accuses Apple of leaning on its market power >>
* Nearly a quarter-century later, why is C++ still so popular? >>

* China offers a masterclass in how to humble big tech, right? >>
* Robinhood takes its IPO to the masses >>
* Cloud Native Panel >>

* ASAPP’s CLIP dataset helps train AI to read clinical notes more efficiently >>
* TV Advertising Effectiveness and Profitability: Generalizable Results From 288 Brands >>
* Hubble finds evidence of water vapor on Jupiter’s largest moon >>

* COVID-19 and education: The lingering effects of unfinished learning >>
* Postgres Full-Text Search: A Search Engine in a Database >>
* The Simpsons gets home arcade cabinet for 30th birthday >>

* Tesla pushes back Semi truck release to 2022 >>
* End of American exceptionalism in the Olympic pool >>

* Booster 4 Downcomer Installed + Elon Spotted at Starbase >>
* New Methane Transfer Tube Delivered for Future Vehicle | SpaceX Boca Chica >>
* SSD belonging to Euro-cloud Scaleway was stolen from back of a truck, then turned up on YouTube >>

* Europe Launches new Robotic arm, to Crawl Around ISS Like an Inchworm >>
* Perseverance is About to Collect the First Sample on Mars That Could Eventually be Returned to Earth >>
* Global dementia cases will nearly TRIPLE to more than 152 million by 2050 >>

* Wild Pigs Release as Much Carbon Emissions as 1 Million Cars >>
* Clouds May Speed Up Global Warming >>
* What Emergency Responders Can Learn from the Business World >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 27 July 2021

* With post-pandemic AI, we’ve now stepped into the Age of Acceleration >>
* A magnetic helmet shrunk a deadly tumor in world-first test >>
* Microsoft Warns of LemonDuck Malware Targeting Windows and Linux Systems >>

* Monetization of Fun | Get Paid for Playing >>
* Autonomous quadrotor beats two human pilots in a drone race >>
* World is So Messed Up, We’re Inventing New Forms of Trauma >>

* Amazon reportedly has a ‘key’ to thousands of apartment buildings in US >>
* TEDx: Clearing your path to Adventure >>
* TEDX: Expanding Science with 4D Printed Polymers >>

* The SaaS Org Chart >>
* Drought-plagued Asia aims to harness the rain with weather control >>

* Swedish study will pay people to get vaccinated >>
* NVIDIA’s Face Generator AI: This Is The Next Level! >>
* Light Reading Recap: Week ending July 23 >>

* Tesla Model 3 Wades Through Flooded Streets In ‘Boat Mode’ >>
* Researchers are testing concrete that could charge your EV while you drive >>

* Yes, a Sex Toy Company Is Launching a Rocket Into Space Filled with Sex Toys >>
* ‘Disinformation for Hire’ is Becoming a Booming Industry >>
* Can Camp Help Kids Break Their Tech Habit? >>

* Japan pitches ‘Society 5.0’ to keep its edge in tech and science >>
* git-blame-someone-else >>
* About the security content of iOS 14.7.1 and iPadOS 14.7.1 >>

* Blue Origin offers NASA $2 billion in last-ditch attempt at lunar lander contract >>
* Apple could signal new coronavirus and chip shortage troubles ahead of iPhone 13 >>
* I don’t: my very modern marriage >>
* Chimpanzees Were Observed Killing Gorillas For the First Time >>

* ‘Acoustic Tweezers’ Pick Up Objects Using Only Sound Waves >>
* Russian ISS Module Has Detached and Burned Up in Earth’s Atmosphere >>
* Floods in London are the latest sign big cities aren’t ready for climate change >>

* Extreme Tech Challenge Global Finals: Startup Pitches Part 1 >>
* SpaceX complex launch tower section 8b pre-assembly for crane >>
* Starship Tests Payload Bay Design, Booster 3 Static Fire, New Test Rig Built >>

* Offshore wind to power Japan’s biggest green hydrogen plant >>
* Cube: Aamir Lakhani, FortiGuard Labs >>
* Tackling Asia’s talent challenge: How to adapt to a digital future >>

* Arm’s New Flexible Plastic Chip Could Enable an ‘Internet of Everything’ >>
* Disrupting Ransomware by Disrupting Bitcoin >>
* Vaccine antibody levels start to wane at around 2–3 months >>
* NASA’s Ingenuity Mars helicopter completes 10th flight, clocking up a total distance of one MILE >>

* Science of the Summer Olympics >>
* Simone Biles: An introduction >>
* Japan’s Olympic golds show its rise as a skateboarding superpower >>
* Olympics latest: Hidilyn Diaz wins Philippines’ first-ever gold medal >>
* Olympics Updates: Russia Wins Men’s Gymnastics Gold >>

* The biological intelligence explosion >>
* Brin’s UFO Questions >>

* Cats are more susceptible to Covid-19 than dogs: Almost 10% of pet felines have coronavirus antibodies compared to just 1% of pups, study finds >>
* Delta Variant Is the Symptom of a Bigger Threat: Vaccine Refusal >>
* Half of all US states make people filing for unemployment submit to facial-recognition software >>

* NASA is using artificial intelligence to take better pictures of the sun >>
* Margin of Error >>
* 7 Strategies to Break Down Silos in Big Meetings >>

* Equity Monday: China boosts pressure on its tech sector as Duolingo’s IPO >>
* QR Codes Are Here to Stay >>
* Teen Loneliness Has Increased in 36 Countries. The Reason May be Smartphones >>

* This Microsoft-Powered Ai-Enabled Robot Cleans Up Cigarette Butts Littered On The Beach! >>
* Smart Trains: A Long Journey to Transportation Revolution >>
* Deploying Microsoft’s New Linux Distribution as a VM >>

* Blaming China is handy when trying to keep telco infrastructure away from Beijing >>
* Uber found to have interfered with privacy of over 1 million Australians >>
* Stars sped up by black holes may outshine supernovae when they collide >>

* During Lockdown, Couples Were Happier When They Blamed The Pandemic For Their Stress >>
* China sets goal of running single-stack IPv6 network by 2030 >>
* DeepMinds AlphaFold Will Solve Most Protein Structures by End of 2021 >>

* Observing the Night Side of Venus is Actually Pretty Tricky >>
* Denmark’s $34BN Energy Islands Could Solve Europe’s Power Problem >>
* Life Beyond Knowledge TEDx >>
* Dow Closes Above 35000 for the First Time >>

* Introduction to open source private LTE and 5G networks >>
* From Laptop to Lambda: Outsourcing Everyday Jobs to Thousands of Transient Functional Containers >>
* Virtual Comic-Con Includes Trailers For ‘Blade Runner’ Series, ‘Dune’ Movie – and NASA Panels >>

* YouTube Stars Were Offered Money to Spread Vaccine Misinformation >>
* New trailers: Dune, Star Trek: Prodigy, The Last Duel, Blade Runner: Black Lotus, and more >>
* 18 People Shared The Wildest Reasons They’ve Had To Fire An Employee >>
* Harvard Scientists May Just Have Uncovered the Holy Grail of Battery Technology >>

* ‘Nuclear Power’s Reliability is Dropping as Extreme Weather Increases’ >>
* Amazon Wants Apartment Buildings to Install a ‘Key’ System that Lets Them Enter the Lobby >>

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