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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 13 September 2014

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* Next-Generation Stem Cells Transplanted in Human for the First Time >>
* DARPA uses a jetpack to get all soldiers running 4-minute miles >>
* Intel Unveils a Connected Wheelchair, With Help From Stephen Hawking >>

* $800 512GB SD Card Has More Storage Than Your Computer >>
* AT&T To Get iPhone 6-Friendly WiFi Calling In 2015 >>
* Ultimate human stem cells created in the lab >>

* Apple could launch a 27-inch 5K display some time this year >>
* Watch The 3D Animated Lift-Off Of The Rocket That Will Take Us To Mars >>
* These Ant-Sized Radios Might Power The Internet of Things >>

* Sleeping brains can process and respond to words >>
* Buckyballs and diamondoids combine to form basic electronic device >>
* Is the “Buckydiamondoid” the Future of Molecular Electronics? >>

* Electronic Skin Made From Nanoparticles Offers Early Breast Cancer Detection >>
* Google’s First Quantum Computer Will Build on D-Wave’s Approach >>
* Weekly Space Hangout – September 12, 2014 >>

* Intel’s Edison board is powering a 3D printed open source robot >>
* Intel Says Laptops and Tablets with 3-D Vision Are Coming Soon >>
* Cutting the cord on soft robots: Machine walks through snow, flames and can be run over by cars >>

* Physicists are Making Solid Light >>
* Physicists find new way to push electrons around >>
* Alibaba ready to supplant major names on tech’s most-valued list >>

* Ebola could hit 15 countries across Africa >>
* An Airbus A330 Recently Flew Into A Hailstorm — And This Is The Result >>
* Solar Storms Are Bombarding Earth Now, Amped-up Auroras Possible >>

* Next-generation stem cells cleared for human trial >>
* I, Quantum Robot >>
* Musings on a few decades of Geopolitics >>

* Japan One Step Closer to Nuclear Restart >>
* The Murky World of Third Party Web Tracking >>
* Video Friday: Massive Manipulator, Soft Exoskeleton, and Jetpack Augmentation >>

* The California Drought: There’s an App For That >>
* Solar Cookers Get Hot >>
* Supernova Remnant Puppis A >>

* New low-cost, ultra-sensitive biosensor uses diatoms and nanoparticles >>
* The proactionary imperative, with Steve Fuller and Veronika Lipinska >>
* Could ‘solid’ light compute previously unsolvable problems? >>

* Cool electrons enable transistors with low energy consumption >>
* Watches >>
* DARPA Wants to Test Robotic Satellite Repair Droids in Orbit >>

* ‘Venus Zone’ Could Aid Search for Earth-Like Alien Worlds >>
* NASA Simulates Alien-Planet Atmospheres that Indicate Biological Activity >>
* Gigantic Holes in Venus’s Hellish Atmosphere Provides Clues to Long-Standing Enigmas >>

* World’s First Electric Car Race Kicks Off This Weekend >>
* Wives who like marriage have happier husbands >>
* Upcoming Film ‘The University’ Charts the Birth of Singularity University—Check Them Out On Indiegogo >>

* Facebook Tests Disappearing Posts Feature >>
* Top stories: Ebola vaccines, smart phone morality, and good gut bacteria >>
* Twin solar storms arrive at Earth >>

* Hot Jupiters Create Chaos for Their Stars >>
* Wearing the Suit from Edge of Tomorrow Would Basically Kill You >>

* Hackers Could Sabotage 3D Printers, Turning Some Of Them Into Bombs >>
* There’s NOTHING cuter than these puppies swimming underwater >>
* Assume Everything You Know is Wrong to Come Up with Better Ideas >>

* Researchers create a Maxwell’s demon with a single electron >>
* 17 ways that drones are changing the world >>
* Armchair merchant sailors, your drone ship may pull in soon >>

* Reprogramming your brain with transcranial magnetic stimulation >>
* This ship is a delivery drone for the open sea >>
* Silicon Valley Has Officially Run Out of Ideas >>

* Blood group ‘link to memory loss’ >>
* Giant laser observatory makes progress >>
* Sony makes shows off $50K 4K short throw projector >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 12 September 2014

September 12, 2014 Leave a comment

* The sound of an atom has been captured >>
* Boris the robot can load up dishwasher >>
* Rosetta takes ‘selfie’ ahead of landing site selection >>

* Brain ‘still active during sleep’ >>
* First 500 GHz Photon Switch Built more than ten times faster than before >>
* Korean Robotics Company Yujin Developing Food Delivery Robot >>

* Doctors Discover A Woman With No Cerebellum >>
* UK proton beam centres open in 2018 >>
* Revolutionary Technique That Quietly Changed Machine Vision Forever >>

* Quantum Photonics on a Single Chip? >>
* Intel making 14nm chips in volume and by end of 2015 .. >>
* The Challenges and Threats of Automated Lip Reading >>

* Blow the Biggest Bubbles >>
* Using Smartphones to Track Our Everyday Moral Judgments >>
* Scientists ‘reset’ stem cells to study start of human development >>

* Manufacturing Advances Mean Truly Flexible Devices Are on the Way >>
* No More Cracked Smartphone Glass >>
* Artificial Intelligence & The Singularity Conference >>

* “Is Our Solar System Unique or the ‘Standard’?” –Kepler Mission Scientists Ask >>
* ‘Venus Zone’: The Anti-Habitable Area Around A Star That Can Breed Hell >>

* Windows 9 leak shows multiple desktops, notifications, new Start menu, and more >>
* Leaked Windows 9 Screenshots Might Provide Our Best Look Yet At Microsoft’s New Start Menu And Desktop >>
* VIDEO: Microsoft ‘could buy Minecraft’ >>

* Confide Updates Its App To Make Sending Text-Based Ephemeral Messages Faster >>
* Swinging the world’s longest golf club looks absolutely ridiculous >>
* Google buys an online polling startup to help improve Google+ >>

* Matter: Mining for Antibiotics, Right Under Our Noses. >>
* Android app refund window officially upped to two hours in Google Play Store >>
* Universal Social Rules Underlie Languages >>

* Acupuncture triggers neurotransmitters in the body >>
* Team makes scientific history with new cellular connection >>
* Google Street View lets you explore the pyramids from comfort of your home >>

* Smartwatches: from Apple Watch to the Moto 360, what’s on offer? >>
* Astrobiologists can now add a new term to their lexicon: The Venus Zone. >>
* Why Is It So Hard To Predict The Technology Of The Future? >>

* Your Network Is Already Hacked, But LightCyber May Be Able To Save You >>
* Crop improvement and resistance to pathogens benefits from non-coding RNA studies >>
* How To Make Sure No One’s Secretly Stealing Your Home Wi-Fi >>

* Google’s Self-Driving Cars Are Not Always So Hands Off (GOOG) >>
* Soft robot squirms over fire, ice, and withstands crushing force >>
* Researchers create world’s largest DNA origami >>

* NASA planning to send billions of laser pulses from space to create 3-D map of Earth’s forests >>
* Earth-Directed X-Flare Blast Seen In Multiple Wavelengths | Video >>
* First 500 GHz Photon Switch Built which is more than ten times faster than before >>

* Robots Aren’t Out to Get You. You Should Be Terrified of Them Anyway. >>
* Here’s How Apple Will Convince You to Buy a Smartwatch >>
* New species of electrons can lead to better computing >>

* Researchers unlock new mechanism in pain management >>
* Amazing Technology Can Print a Solar Cell Every Two Seconds! >>
* When Robots Take All the Work, What’ll Be Left for Us to Do? >>

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