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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 30 October 2012

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* Jumping Robots to Extend Battery Life >>
* Seat technology aims to cut fatigue, improve long trips for drivers (w/ Video) >>
* A Rewired Internet Would Speed Up Content Delivery >>

* NASA to Announce Early Universe Findings Thursday >>
* Risk factors predict childhood obesity, researchers find >>
* Microsoft Renews Relevance With Machine Learning Technology >>

* How Much Did It Cost YouTube To Stream Gangnam Style? >>
* Can You Stop a Hurricane by Nuking It? >>

* Apple Sells Philips’ Color-Shifting Wireless Lights >>
* E=mc² is Incomplete >>
* New synthetic molecule could destroy allergy attacks in seconds >>

* Samsung’s third quarter smartphone shipments double Apple’s >>
* Oak Ridge National Lab Debuts the 20 petaflop Titan supercomputer >>
* Boeing missile zaps electronic devices in first test flight >>

* Stimulating brain cells with light to combat Parkinson’s disease >>
* Seniors to robots: don’t get too familiar >>
* Hidden world: molecules inside cells that grab DNA like rock climbers >>

* Wetware: A Computer in Every Living Cell >>
* Carbon nanotubes to replace silicon: IBM >>
* Bringing Big Data to Smart Meters >>

* How Solar-Based Microgrids Could Bring Power to Millions >>
* Camera Technique Captures New View Of Space And Time >>
* Google Offers Hurricane Data Map >>

* The Dictionary of Hurricane Sandy: Storm Surge >>
* Rhythms of the Brain >>
* Quick release bandage tape: No more tears from tears >>

* Incredible Video of Sandy’s Swirling Progression >>
* Sensor Mania! The Explosive Growth of the Wireless Internet of Things >>
* The Birth of Hurricane Sandy >>

* Google’s Nexus 10: 2,560 x 1,600, 300 ppi display and Android 4.2, shipping November 13th $399 >>
* PSA: No TV? Watch the Weather Channel Live on YouTube >>

* Showdown Set On Bid To Give UN Control of Internet >>
* Is the Cost of Innovation Falling? >>
* Designing DNA Specific Bio-Weapons >>

* Sensors To Detect Driver’s Fatigue >>
* Jump-Starting A Mission To Interstellar Space >>
* Knowledge Is Cool. Getting Paid for What You Know Is Cooler. >>

* #WIRELESS: “Vast Majority of Smartphones to Sport 5GHz WiFi by 2015” >>
* #ROBOTICS: “NASA Robot Challenge Offers $1.5 Million” >>
* Microsoft and Apple at Their Crossroads >>

* Climate models get smarter, but uncertainty just won’t go away >>
* When Hope is Unethical >>

* How the brain controls our habits >>
* What is Cybernetics? >>
* Edgar Morin – Complex thinking for a complex world >>

* Mapping the Mind to Merge with Machines: Experimental Research Approaches to Brain Computer Interfaces (BCIs) >>
* The Psychology Of Tetris >>
* The Physics of Coffee Rings Finally Explained >>

* Guardian Drone Meets Air Traffic Control >>
* Virtual Star Party – Oct. 28, 2012: Hurricane Sandy Edition >>
* FOLEDs Enable Anti-Gravity Circus >>

* German Robot Learns How to Play Ping-Pong [VIDEO] >>
* Apple Sells Philips’ Color-Shifting Wireless Lights >>
* New study sheds light on how and when vision evolved >>

* To Stop A Hurricane, Shoot It Full Of Dry Ice? >>
* How Hurricane Sandy Could Influence The Outcome Of The Presidential Election >>
* Scientists Looking For Volunteers To Snag Samples Of Hurricane Sandy >>

* Alcoholism and Social Exclusion >>
* Mysteries and Clues from a Microsoft Surface Teardown >>

* River floods predicted using new technology >>
* Google Earth Finds More Strange Patterns in the Chinese Desert >>
* Eye movements and the search for biomarkers for schizophrenia >>

* Student Engineers Use 3-D Printing To Boost A Custom-Built Electric Racecar >>
* Creating Innovators >>
* Ultracompact on-chip silicon optical logic gates >>

* Thinking up a world ruled by neuroscience >>
* Genetic basis of cardiac, craniofacial birth defects identified >>
* Video: Hurricane Sandy Seen by Space Station Astronauts >>

* Famous Star Has Planet After All | Video >>
* Paintball Players vs. The Asteroid Apocalypse? | Video >>
* New surveillance camera will predict what you’re going to do next >>

* Shattering The Myths That Make Us Fear Brain Interfaces >>
* Most U.S. Drones Openly Broadcast Secret Video Feeds >>
* Cretaceuous Extinction: Blame The Ecosystem (And Chicxulub) >>

* Even Scientists Unwittingly See Purpose in Nature >>
* Engineers study how to improve high-speed rail ties against freezing >>
* Scientists Move Closer to a Long-Lasting Flu Vaccine >>

* Prototype ultra sensitive disease sensor developed >>
* A molecular glance on solar water splitting: The hunt for electron holes >>
* DNA repair images offer clues to breast cancer >>

* Scientists decode ‘software’ instructions of aggressive leukemia cells >>
* Recyclable electronics: Just add hot water >>
* Are Flat-Earthers Being Serious? >>

* World’s first super-wide-angle 3D laser radar with a horizontal and vertical range of 140 degrees >>
* Get Ready to Vote with Google >>
* Brain Scans Show the Impact of Neglect On a Child’s Brain Size >>

* YouTube Is Testing Out A New Design For Pages With More Navigation Options >>
* Will Amazon’s Servers Be Ready For Sandy? >>
* Power Industry Faces Down Hurricane Sandy >>

* Hurricane Sandy: Water, Water Everywhere >>
* Makers Can Uses Circuits.io To Prototype Electronics In Their Browser >>
* Angry Birds Star Wars Gameplay Revealed In New Teaser >>

* Futureseek Daily Link Review; 29 October 2012 >>

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