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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 9 September 2014

September 8, 2014 Leave a comment

* Google’s latest object recognition tech can spot everything in your living room >>
* Tomorrow, Apple Will Officially Kill The Credit Card >>
* ‘Minority Report’ TV series gets pilot order at Fox >>

* Join us tomorrow for Apple’s iPhone 6 and iWatch event >>
* Facebook Videos Hit 1 Billion Daily Views >>
* New Autonomous 3D Robotics Drone Follows You Wherever You Go >>

* Hitachi developing reactor that burns nuclear waste >>
* General Motors to intro HANDS-FREE DRIVING tech by 2016 >>
* Watch MIT’s Atlas humanoid robot drag a metal pillar like it’s nothing >>

* First-ever look inside a working lithium-ion battery (w/ Video) >>
* Image recognition software is so accurate it spots every individual object in a photo >>
* Marc Newson hired by Apple before rumoured ‘iWatch’ event >>

* Liberia ‘faces huge Ebola surge’ >>
* Is THIS the iPhone 6? Leaked photos appear to show a working phone complete ‘with mobile payment system’ >>
* Google mulls ‘right to be forgotten’ >>

* Lung Cancer May Be Detected With a Thermometer >>
* Scientists Regenerate Rat Muscle Tissue >>
* Human DNA belongs to no one – it shouldn’t be patented >>

* Google’s Driverless Car, The Internet Of Things, And George Orwell >>
* Google Glass can tell if you’re stressed out >>

* Simple Artificial Cells Created that Change Shape and Move On their Own >>
* Google has poached an expert scientist to build a quantum computer >>
* Broader Perspective: Top 5 Killer Apps: QS-Automotive Sensors >>

* Spacex has twelfth successful launch and musings on reuse, refueling and geosynch orbits >>
* Graphene Offers a Better Way to Capture T-rays >>
* How to ‘switch off’ autoimmune diseases >>

* Atomically seamless, thinnest-possible semiconductor junctions created >>
* Nvidia builds CUDA GPU programming library for machine learning – so you don’t have to >>

* Lego is now the biggest Toymaker on the Planet >>
* Do Data From Wearables Belong In The Medical Record? >>
* Facebook tackles YouTube with video counter, hits a billion plays per day >>

* Personal data stores leaking online >>
* Your GM Car Could Be Autonomous By 2016 >>
* Google team rises to 2014 visual recognition challenge >>

* Apple Keynote: Where to Watch the Live Streams >>
* Right now, the internet needs your help to survive >>

* The Physics of Wireless Charging >>
* Nearly one third of the American labor force works on the weekend >>
* Hundreds of US children treated for respiratory virus >>

* Super-speedy light detector gives x-ray machines a run for their money >>
* Trading ‘presence’ for untethered virtual reality: Gear VR versus Oculus Rift >>
* Amazon’s new Drone Store caters to all your robotic needs >>

* Targeted Immune System Booster Removes Toxic Proteins in Mouse Model of Alzheimer’s Disease >>
* Atom-Sized Construction Could Shrink Future Gadgets >>
* Facebook Is Now Worth $200 Billion

* Google Hires Quantum Computing Expert John Martinis to Build New Hardware >>
* Japan’s Spending $5 Billion to Fast Track Maglev Trains in the US >>
* ‘Primordial Soup’ Computer Model Tracks The Beginning Of Life At The Atomic Level >>

* iPhone fever begins as hopefuls set up camp outside Apple store in New York >>
* How Peter Thiel Knows If A Startup Is Crazy Smart, Or Just Crazy >>
* This Technology Straight Out Of ‘Minority Report’ Is Real — And Soon We’ll Be Using It Every Day >>

* iPhone Payment Security >>
* Atom-Sized Construction Could Shrink Future Gadgets >>
* What is Destiny? One 2014’s biggest games >>
* Review: The Sims 4 smart, fun >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 8 September 2014

September 8, 2014 Leave a comment

* Apple’s Sept. 9 Event: What to Expect >>
* Smartwatches Are Merely a Step In Technology’s Great Disappearing Act >>
* DARPA’s Experimental Tank May One Day Dodge Incoming Threats >>
* Phone Firewall Identifies Rogue Cell Towers Trying to Intercept Your Calls >>

* Here Are The 24 New Shows Coming To TV This Fall >>
* Apple Rolling Out New iBeacon Transmitters, NFC Readers to Apple Stores and Disney Stores >>
* iWatch’s Killer Feature Could Be Two-Factor Authentication For Payments >>

* Ebola Vaccine May Soon Be Available, Thanks To New Study: Would You Take It? >>
* Doctors Show Why 3D Printing Holds ‘Limitless’ Potential For Medicine >>
* How A Founder Turned Half His Team Into Millionaires During A $100 Million Sale (Even Though Their Stock Hadn’t Vested) >>

* Scanner Could Aid Brain Tumor Removal, Reduce Recurrence >>
* Beauty in Math and Art Activate Same Brain Area >>
* Google Glass used to measure biometric signals >>

* Apple’s mojo on the line at unveiling >>
* Vaccine gives monkeys Ebola immunity >>
* Obama: Ebola ‘Could Be A Serious Danger’ If U.S. Doesn’t Act >>

* You Wouldn’t Believe These Trick Golf Shots Without Slow-Mo Video Proof >>
* A Peek Behind The Scenes At Disrupt SF >>
* Watch The Disrupt SF Hackathon Live Stream Right Here! >>

* Levitating Bluetooth Speaker Defies Gravity for Your Listening Pleasure >>
* After Weeks of Delay, SpaceX Falcon Launches Communications Satellite Payload >>
* Android-powered smart hard hat comes with augmented reality features >>

* Google Glass lands in the Play Store next to phones and smartwatches >>
* Your chance to network and pitch on Necker >>
* FDA approves ‘game changing’ drug for melanoma >>

* Virus kills breast cancer cells in mice >>
* Robot-assisted ultrasound imaging supported in two research studies >>
* A Breakthrough Paper >>

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