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Tristans Link archive; 12 Feb 2010

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* 1Gbps Streaming Achieved With Infrared Light – Infrared – Gizmodo http://ff.im/-fNpAW
* arXiv blog: Physicists Discover How to Entangle at High Temperatures http://ff.im/-fNpvG
* Falcon 9 Ready For Final Assembly At Cape http://ff.im/-fNpf4
* Researchers create drug to keep tumor growth switched off http://ff.im/-fMZlT

* In Age of Friending, Consumers Trust Their Friends Less http://bit.ly/9zU6NE
* Chart of the Day: Kids don’t hate Twitter any more – fastest growing demographics under 25: http://bit.ly/baHYvX
* Which Country Will Be The Next To Put An Astronaut On The Moon? http://bit.ly/crGnE5
* 1.5 Million Facebook Fans For A Robot? – http://bit.ly/daamBB
* Technology from Caprica Series on ScyFy is Already Here  http://bit.ly/bi7rWx
* Artificial intelligence: Will robots ever rule the world? http://bit.ly/cadciY
* Power of Thought – A Quantum Perspective – By Kent Healy http://bit.ly/Uo0d

* Breakthrough in battery-less radios achieved http://bit.ly/b4S7Pc
* Video of cat vs. robot (Spoiler: cat OWNS the robot!) http://bit.ly/aBSpdd
* Nanofiber Lamps Are More Efficient Than Incandescent Bulbs, Eco-FriendlierThan Fluorescent http://bit.ly/9MwBGI
* Give Danger The Finger (From A Safe Distance) With New Robot Hand http://bit.ly/biTQWG
* A First Look at Robot Land (Disneyland for Terminators) http://bit.ly/9duh4i
* MSU researcher linking breast cancer patients with alternative therapies http://bit.ly/aBuqBG

* Research team targets self-cannibalizing cancer cells http://bit.ly/cXA2DK
* Ultracold Reactions Probe the Frontiers of Quantum Chemistry http://bit.ly/9pRqT9
* Shaping the tree of DNA’s regulators http://bit.ly/bUEc6y
* Cancer: ‘Primitive’ gene discovered http://bit.ly/9JM4KU
* Engineered Mice Mimic Human Populations http://bit.ly/b3NcuN
* Intel’s single-chip cloud computer http://bit.ly/cHMp8O
* @timoreilly Cyber warfare: don’t inflate it, don’t underestimate it re “The Great Equalizer” http://bit.ly/ambPZ4

* Antibiotics Breed Superbugs Faster Than Expected http://bit.ly/bLmjmX
* Gates On iPad: Needs Pen, Keyboard, Voice http://bit.ly/aT65Wf
* YouTube, the G-Rated Edition http://nyti.ms/dq06Hm
* Amazing City Views from the Top http://bit.ly/dlck0J
* New Clue Why Autistic People Don’t Want Hugs – http://ow.ly/16yxnV
* Nuclear physics gets a stepping stone to the ‘island of stability’ http://bit.ly/aHpdey

Likes:
* Ashalynd: Interesting. RT @mindhackz: New clue why autistic people don’t want hugs http://bit.ly/bemD7i
* Anibal M. Astobiza: Review: Out of our Heads  http://bit.ly/9lmNUs
* Alexander Kruel: No Humans, Just Robots – Amazing Videos of the Modern Factory: http://bit.ly/c2Ss5B
* Alexander Kruel: 10,000 Galaxies in 3D (Video): http://bit.ly/agDD9O
* Tool for uploading files using Flash, Silverlight, Google Gears, HTML5 or Browse… http://www.plupload.com/
* Alexander Kruel: Mimo Monitors – USB-only connection–add monitors without adding clutter!: http://bit.ly/bIBRwq
* Christopher A Carr: FF –> Twitter –> Buzz check.: http://bit.ly/aLL3Ib
* Amira: Online papers on consciousness | Australian National University http://consc.net/online
* Scientists Control Chemical Reactions of Ultracold Molecules http://ff.im/-fNp5m

#TED TWEETS —->
* YouTube – Google Liquid Galaxy live demo at TED http://ff.im/-fMNDp
* Bing + Maps + Streetview + Photosynth + live video ! http://www.bing.com/maps/explore/
* Microsoft’s Pivot site http://bit.ly/nEvAC

* kids spend 10,000 hours playing games before leaving school = same amount of hours as at… school!
* WOW 5.93 million years have been spent playing WOW. http://tweetphoto.com/11080707
* We spend 3 billion hours a week on gaming and World of Warcraft is second biggest wiki in world (Wikipedia is #1)
* we’re using games to escape anything that’s broken in the real world
* Game designer We need to play more online games to make the world better- 21bn hours per wk by decade’s end.
* we don’t want to predict the future; we want to make the future
* Scobleizer Microsoft just blew our minds by putting live video & ww telescope together on maps http://bit.ly/68hziJ
* Nathan Myrhvold (ex-Microsoft CTO) built a f**king laser-guided Star Trek phaser to kill mosquitoes and end Malaria. 
>> Video: http://bit.ly/dmvF6whttp://www.cinchcast.com/scobleizer/21801
* Pivot by Microsoft being unveiled at TED. Looks cool. Visualizations!
* Amazing new Microsoft Technology unveiled  the future of the browser? Check it out http://getpivot.com/
* Microsoft’s Pivot site http://bit.ly/nEvAC #TED

* Photo of the day at #TED @billgates meets Will Smith http://twitpic.com/12oecv
* Jamie Oliver’s #TED Prize live on TED.com – http://on.ted.com/886k

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