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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 25 April 2014

* Nissan Has Made A Self-Cleaning Car >>
* An Insane Kickstarter Invention Claims To Scramble Eggs Inside Their Shell >>
* Take a Fly-by Of All the Known Exoplanets >>

* Wearable device battery could last 10 years >>
* Controlling brain waves to improve vision >>
* New ultrasound device may add in detecting risk for heart attack, stroke >>

* Brain sends signals to make us ‘freeze’ when faced with danger, scientists >>
* Virtual artificial heart implantation: Advances made by scientists >>
* Gillmor Gang: Action Items >>

* Bionic Ears Boosted by Gene Therapy and Regrown Nerves >>
* Shrimp key to new material that can build tougher jets >>

* Microsoft Wants You to Educate Its Virtual Assistant >>
* How Nanoexplosives Could Help Solve One of the Biggest Mysteries of Astrophysics >>
* Blood of world’s oldest woman hints at limits of life >>

* This App Is Like A Remote Control For Your Credit Cards >>
* What’s Next For Google+ Now That Its Leader Has Suddenly Left? >>
* The Stalactite 3D Printer Uses A Projector To Produce High Quality Objects >>

* Data Scientist Hacks Monitoring Device, Puts Heartbeat Online >>
* Scientists reveal they have found a new SHAPE – the Hemihelix >>
* Less myelin found in neocortex: the future of the brain? >>

* Space Based Solar power need robotic assembly in space and reusable rockets >>
* Japan will boost GPS accuracy to about 1-3 centimeters of error >>
* Brain: The Last Enigma >>

* New optical microscopy technique unravels role of ‘oxidative stress’ in neural tissue >>
* TED | The new bionics that let us run, climb and dance >>
* Nanoparticle Networks Promise Cheaper Batteries for Storing Renewable Energy >>

* Mapping Autism in the Developing Brain >>
* Take a Fly-by Of All the Known Exoplanets >>
* Apple patent pokes at holographic iPhone screen >>

* Lake Superior Is Basically In The Middle Of A Never-Ending Winter >>
* Space station astronauts pop outside to replace crippled control computer >>
* Apple, Google, Intel And Adobe Settle Antitrust Lawsuit Over No-Hire Agreement >>

* Apple Working On New Environmental Sensors For Mobile Devices >>
* DIY Wearable Pi With Near-Eye Video Glasses >>
* Error-Free Quantum Computing Made Possible in New Experiment >>

* The robotics industry could use an infusion of new DNA >>
* The Cloud Industry Needs Aereo to Win. But Consumers Need Something Better. >>
* Supreme Court Debates Aereo’s Fate, Future of TV and Cloud >>

* New theory by well-respected scientist suggests consciousness is a state of matter >>
* Cool visualization reveals how the number Pi looks >>
* Alien Planets and Human Extinction >>

* Warp Drive Research Key to Interstellar Travel >>
* NASA Chief: Humanity’s Future Depends On Mission To Mars >>
* 17 Emerging Energy Technologies That Will Change The World >>

* Now, you can control devices with tongue >>
* Gadget Watch: Whistle, a fitness tracker for dogs >>
* World’s largest 4K video board >>

* Google Hangouts May Be Ready To Eat Videoconferencing >>
* Larry Page Tried To Sell Google For $1.6 Million — $358 Billion Less Than It’s Worth Today >>
* Nanoparticle Panels Will Bring Blue Skies Indoors >>

* Peter Jackson Reveals Why The Final ‘Hobbit’ Movie Is Getting A Name Change >>
* First Footage From The Simpsons All-Lego Episode >>
* Two Astronauts Must Decipher An Emergency Message From Their Future >>

* Google’s stake in Apple-Samsung trial revealed >>
* The laser webcam that lets you play with your cat from anywhere in the world >>

* New crystal material could lead to shape-shifting displays >>
* Here’s A Water Bottle You Can Actually Eat >>
* How Japan Plans to Build an Orbital Solar Farm >>

* Human skin grown in lab ‘can replace animal testing’ >>
* UK centre to shoot for nuclear fusion record >>
* Will nuclear-powered spaceships take us to the stars? >>

* Two weeks with Sol’s solar-powered laptop >>
* Google and SunPower partner up on funding home solar roofs >>
* Wicked Lasers Flashtorch flashlight starts fires with 4100 lumens of light >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 24 April 2014

* Researchers See New Importance for Y Chromosome >>
* Future chips may operate at atomic dimensions >>
* Excitons observed in action for the first time >>

* Injectable Sensor Shows Oxygen Level Under MRI >>
* Gecko-like adhesives now work on real-world surfaces >>
* Scientists find clues about human ageing in blood of 115-year-old >>

* Brain circuits involved in emotion discovered by neuroscientists >>
* Israeli Tech Tracks A Skeleton For Biometric Authentication >>
* First transfusions of “manufactured” blood planned for 2016 >>

* 10 Breakthrough Technologies 2014 >>
* Perspective on 10 Breakthrough Technologies >>
* Genome Editing >>
* Mobile Collaboration >>
* Smart Wind and Solar Power >>
* Neuromorphic Chips >>
* Agricultural Drones >>
* Agile Robots >>
* Brain Mapping >>
* Oculus Rift >>
* Microscale 3-D Printing >>
* Ultraprivate Smartphones >>

* Algorithm ramps up genetic computation >>
* Systems meltdown plunges US immigration courts into pen-and-paper stone age >>
* Israel making Iron Dome missile defence enhancements >>

* Band of drones can play music better than your average human >>
* Buzz Aldrin Wants NASA Astronauts to Visit Asteroid in Deep Space >>
* “Spacetime is an Emerging Phenomenon” –Does It Violate Einstein’s Special Relativity? >>

* This Utility Truck Can Exterminate a Pothole Every 120 Seconds >>
* Google Street View Now Lets You Travel Back In Time >>
* The First Known Binary Supermassive Black Hole In An Ordinary Galaxy >>

* Q&A with Alex Pang, author, ‘The Distraction Addiction’ >>
* Graphene and Carbon Nanotubes Join Forces to Tackle Supercapacitors >>
* Genetic Researchers Strike Men Off The Endangered Species List >>

* Japan’s Plan for Centimeter-Resolution GPS >>
* High school seniors conquer watery ketchup with 3D-printed bottle cap >>
* With 24 Million Students, Codecademy Is Bigger Than You Thought >>

* ARIN Is Down To the Last /8 of IPv4 Addresses >>
* Robots in the lab >>
* AI researcher explains how to stop Skynet from happening >>

* The Next Samsung Galaxy Cameraphone Leaks >>
* iBeacons, privacy, and security >>
* Watch the First BASE Jump From the Tip of the World’s Tallest Building >>

* Not Just for Sex: Why the Y Chromosome Hasn’t Vanished >>
* IBM Watson Group to transform the consumer shopping experience >>
* When We Talk About Technology, It’s Time to Stop Using the Word ‘Mobile’ >>

* Bionic eye helps blind man see again >>
* Contact Lenses With Night Vision Coming To Troops? >>

* First sex determining genes appeared in mammals 180 million years ago >>
* Human Neural Stem Cells Survive Long-term when Transplanted into Primate Brain >>
* LeWeb’13 Paris – Google Hangout >>

* 135 million pieces of junk are orbiting Earth at 18,000 mph >>
* Pocket Printer secures Kickstarter cash >>

* A lamp is spying on New Yorkers and tweeting their conversations >>
* Ear implant uses electrical impulses to regrow auditory nerves >>

* Roku Streaming Stick review: TV everywhere >>
* Cellphones ignite a ‘reading revolution’ in poor countries >>
* International Conference on Aging and Disease 2014 >>

* Japan’s Plan for Centimeter-Resolution GPS >>
* Nanometer-Scale Magnet Makes Tiny, Powerful MRI >>
* Man among first in US to get ‘bionic eye’ (Update) >>

* The hemihelix: Scientists discover a new shape using rubber bands (w/ video) >>
* Top Technology Trends for 2014 >>
* “Existence” | Talks at Google >>

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