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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 20 December 2013

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* LG will be showing off a 105-inch curved Ultra HD television at CES >>
* Virtual smartphone app, lets you “use” your smartphone even if battery is dead or you leave device at home >>
* 5 Japanese Companies to Show Robots at CES >>

* VIDEO: A billion pixels for a billion stars >>
* DNA clamp to grab cancer before it develops >>
* A Mind-Reading Dog Translator That Just Might Work >>

* Google’s Location History Browser Is A Minute-By-Minute Map Of Your Life >>
* Volcano Lightning Strikes — in the Lab >>
* Beautiful Supercomputer Visualization Of Global Weather Conditions Updated Every 3 Hours >>

* 3D-printed eye cells could “cure blindness” >>
* Microsoft’s ‘father of Kinect’ is making Windows wearable >>
* Millionaire hobbyist says paleobiologists made ‘serious errors’ on dinosaur lifespan >>

* Netflix teases 4K streaming straight to UHD TVs, expect details at CES next month >>
* Wearable tech at CES 2014: Expect the unexpected >>
* High Blood Pressure Drug ‘Nilvadipine’ May Cure Alzheimer’s >>

* MIT’s Bionic Eye – A Moonshot Project >>
* Minimally invasive Medical Technology – For the betterment of the Human condition >>
* Alzheimer’s-Causing Protein Could Be Nanomaterial of the Future >>

* Inside the secret robot lab that’s shaking up science >>
* Why Wearable Tech Will Be as Big as the Smartphone >>
* Is the Solar System Really a Vortex? >>

* Microprinting low-cost artificial cells >>
* Music brings memories back to the injured brain >>
* January 2014: The Rise Of The Insect Drones >>

* World’s First Photonic Integrated Circuit For Manipulating Atoms >>
* Robotic hand changer enabling high-precision docking through dual surface resting >>
* Intel Robot Puts Touch Screens through Their Paces >>

* Hack Your E-ZPass So It Alerts You Whenever It’s Scanned >>
* Leaky Spacesuit Ready For Christmas Spacewalk Blitz On Station, NASA Says >>
* 1-Femtojoule Optical Interconnect Paves the Way for Low-Power, High Performance Chips for exaflop and zettaflop supercomputers >>

* DARPA Robotics Challenge: 8 Tricky Tasks >>
* ‘Robot Olympics’: 17 Cyborg Athletes to Vie for Glory in DARPA Challenge >>
* Liftoff! European Spacecraft Launches to Map 1 Billion Stars >>

* Why Successful People Have So Many Groups Of Friends >>
* One-Armed UBR-1 Points the Way To Cheaper Robots >>
* DARPA Robotics Challenge Trials: What You Should (and Shouldn’t) Expect to See >>

* Amazon And Drones — Here Is Why It Will Work >>
* My One Big Fat Cloud Computing Prediction for 2014 >>
* Google Glass Unveils Winkfeed RSS and Weather Alert Apps >>

* Google’s Location History Browser Is A Minute-By-Minute Map Of Your Life >>
* The Age of Surprise: Predicting The Future Of Technology >>
* Netflix is bringing 4K streaming to TVs with H.265 and House of Cards >>

* Indian scientists discover insulin pills for diabetics >>
* Arnold Schwarzenegger’s ‘I’ll Be Back’ Named Best Catchphrase >>
* “The Matrix” : A True Story! It’s all just a Hologram [VIDEOS] >>

* Samsung Could Have A Giant-Screen Tablet Show Up Next Month >>
* Robotic grasp: Robot picks up castors as fast as blueberries >>
* The Year in the Future – Dec 19,2013 >>

* Researchers find a cause of aging that can be reversed >>
* Stanford and Google team up to simulate key drug receptor >>
* Mystery early human revealed by DNA data >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 19 December 2013

December 19, 2013 Leave a comment

* Scientists draw up definitive list of genes that makes us human >>
* The Next Generation of DSL Can Pump 1Gbps Through Copper Phone Lines >>
* Let This Amazing Hydrophobic Shirt Keep You Dry, You Slob >>

* 1-Femtojoule Optical Interconnect Paves the Way for Low-Power, High Performance Chips >>
* PET scans and saxitoxin allow researchers to ‘see’ pain >>
* Older Women May Spend Two-Thirds of Their Day Sitting >>

* Here’s the one thing someone needs to invent before the internet of things can take off >>

* Cellulose nanocrystals found to have stiffness of steel >>
* Data Mining Exposes Embarrassing Problems For Massive Open Online Courses >>
* Cells taken from the retina are inkjet-printed for the first time >>

* Andreessen Horowitz’s What To Watch In 2014 >>
* Andreessen Horowitz On Why It’s Betting On Drones, Bitcoin and 3D Printing >>

* New telescope techniques allow for imaging binary stars, may soon image exoplanets >>
* Brave New World >>
* Pardon the Disruption: The Future You Never Saw Coming >>

* 3D augmented-reality holograms are finally here (almost) >>
* NeuroGaming 2014 Conference and Expo >>
* Pacemaker that is ten times smaller can be implanted without surgery >>

* Could China Make claims to the Moon that could trigger a new space race ? >>
* University of Twente provides breakthrough critical technology for superconductivity in fusion reactor >>
* Biodegradable Batteries to Power Smart Medical Devices >>

* Video: The Physics Of Emperor Penguin Huddles >>
* Why A Cholesterol-Reading Smartphone App Is Totally Not Worth It >>
* Google+ Thinks the Account It Personally Set Up for Neil Gaiman Is Fake >>

* Nope. Oxytocin isn’t going to become the “trust me” drug. >>
* Google Glass Just Made Winking the Creepiest Way to Creepshot >>
* Google Glass Getting A Face Recognition App This Month, But It Won’t Get Google’s Blessing >>

* Scientists Make More Eye Cells – With An Inkjet Printer >>
* Glyph is a high-res wearable display headed to Kickstarter for $499 >>
* Your Wireless Router Could Be Murdering Your Houseplants ? >>

* NASA crushes a huge fuel tank with a million pounds of force for science >>
* At Most Contagious conference, a 2013 review, from selfies to new ways of selling >>

* A Novel Heat Pump Designed To Chill Your Beer And Wine >>

* Bone from human-like hand is 1.4 million years old >>
* ‘Robot Olympics’: 17 Cyborg Athletes to Vie for Glory in DARPA Challenge >>
* 2013 review: The year’s biggest news at a glance >>

* ‘Approximate computing’ improves efficiency, saves energy >>
* For China, moon voyage signals something greater >>
* JPL to test new supersonic decelerator technology >>

* Hulu tops 5 million subscribers, $1B in revenue >>

* Bitcoin prices tumble on China crackdown >>
* 2013:Tech gadgets and gear that made a mark >>

* This 400-Pound Robot Transforms Into A Tank And Saves Lives >>
* There’s A Good Chance Samsung’s Next Galaxy Phone Will Be Made Out Of Plastic >>
* What These 7 Billionaires Did In Their First Jobs >>

* $23 million to create a nanoscale ‘window into the body’ >>
* DNA motor ‘walks’ along nanotube, transports tiny particle >>

* I may send you a text message using my perfume >>
* Vision for the Self-Aware Machine from @PARCinc >>
* Despite Amazon’s Big Plans, the Feds Are Grounding the Drone Industry >>

* This ‘smart cuff’ may one day save you from a heart attack >>
* DIY Space Flight by 2020, Says Danish Firm >>

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