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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 9 April 2015

* Intel CEO controls a swarm of robot spiders with gestures >>
* Signs of Alien Life Will Be Found by 2025, NASA’s Chief Scientist Predicts >>
* Nerve mechanisms that enable “bodily evolution and mental transmission >>

* Facebook Launches Standalone Messenger App for Browsers >>
* 21st Century Smart: Staying Relevant In The Artificial Intelligence Age >>
* Scientists program the lifetime of self-assembled nanostructures >>

* Why Google’s Robot Personality Patent Is Not Good for Robotics >>
* MIT invents ultrasensitive magnetic-field detector >>
* Laser Li-Fi Could Blast 100 Gigabits per Second >>

* Tracking Tag Uses Cell Towers Instead Of Gps To Find Your Stuff >>
* Google’s Driverless Cars Are Learning How To Avoid Cows >>
* What Is The Ultimate Speed Limit For Broadband Internet? >>

* Master protein found to enhance both muscles and the brain >>
* Chip Fingerprinting Scheme Could Secure IoT Devices Against Malware >>
* IBM Tests Mobile Computing Pioneer’s Controversial Brain Algorithms >>

* ESA and NASA Will Try to Smash an Asteroid Out of Its Orbit in 2022 >>
* Is This Really the Anniversary of Moore’s Law? >>
* High Quality, Low Cost Automotive Component Manufacturing Technology that Uses Net Shape Technology >>

* Complex organic molecules discovered in infant star system >>
* Behold The World’s First Functional 3D Printed Metal Silencer >>
* India Undocks Its First Stealth Submarine >>

* Flipping The Switch In A Common Virus Could Mean Safer Organ Transplants >>
* This $80 Stick Brings Over-The-Air TV to Your Xbox One >>
* The Plan to Build an Undersea Cable Around the US—and Why We Need It >>

* Mattress Sensor Only Silences Your Alarm Clock When You Get Out of Bed >>
* Star Trek:Renegades – finally, an official trailer! >>
* HOW IT WORKS 2015 >>

* Life’s Building Blocks Detected Around Young Star >>
* Beyond “Fermi’s Paradox” II: Questioning the Hart-Tipler Conjecture >>
* Guiding Our Search for Life on Other Earths >>

* Here’s Google’s Secret to Hiring the Best People >>
* Why Google CEO Larry Page personally reviews every candidate the company hires >>

* Seven new hardware technologies for Windows 10 PCs >>
* Microsoft to add virtualized containers, Nano Server mode to Windows Server 2016 >>
* Are Information Technology Companies Ripe For Disruption? >>

* Tron 3 is coming with Olivia Wilde and Garret Hedlund >>
* Skype Translator Preview adds Mandarin, the language of 1 billion people >>
* Intel shrinks RealSense camera, targets smartphones >>

* Face transplant fixes dangerous knot of blood vessels >>
* WHY IT’S HARDER TO SWALLOW AFTER AGE 50 >>
* DNA Spheres Light Up to Detect Cancer >>

* Baby Genes To Be Mapped At Birth In Medical First >>

* Next Wearable Tech May Come From Inkjet Printers >>
* NASA’s claim we’ll find alien life isn’t out of this world >>
* Apple’s new Photos app for Yosemite is finally here >>

* Tech Five: Google may enter home services biz >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 8 April 2015

* Peter Thiel says tech innovation is outpacing everything else for one very simple reason >>
* To Protect Ourselves From Bioweapons, We May Have to Reinvent Science Itself >>
* Aluminum battery from Stanford offers safe alternative to conventional batteries >>

* New Ultrafast, Long-Lasting Aluminum Battery >>
* Google’s Wireless Service Could Come With Free International Roaming >>
* Rumors are circulating that geneticists have modified the DNA of a human embryo. >>

* Vietnam tries robots to help people cross busy streets >>
* This smart knob upgrades your stove with automatic temperature controls >>
* An Automatic Stove Knob Keeps Your Burner At The Right Temperature >>

* EE launches WiFi Calling to combat poor reception >>
* Superslim Liquid Loop Will Keep Future Smartphones Cool >>
* Next-generation smart networks and ways to connect them >>

* LG may have just outed an 8K iMac >>
* ‘personalized Medicine’ Is Fatal For Mosquitoes >>
* Abandoned underground railway preserved in 3D scan >>

* Hello Facebook! WhatsApp voice calling a threat to telecoms >>
* Punchlines: I now pronounce you Facebook divorced >>
* Military Scientists Solve the Mystery of the Foul Smelling Gas That Enveloped Norway, Sweden, and Finland >>

* Scientists invent aluminium battery that charges a phone in a minute >>
* How ‘Vsauce’ became one of YouTube’s most popular science channels >>
* Google wants to book your next plumber — just like Amazon >>

* Brazil Is Building A Giant Floating Solar Farm >>
* Watch A Flock Of Drone Butterflies Flutter Around [VIDEO] >>

* These are the best 3 printers you can get for less than $100 right now >>
* As Bill Gates promised, Microsoft will soon have its own Apple Pay alternative >>
* Scientists reveal genetic root of prostate cancer >>

* Regular, Vigorous Exercise May Lengthen Your Life >>
* L’Oréal USA & Organovo Team for 3D Printed Human Skin Tissue Research >>
* Daisy Fit Forms Uses 3D Printing to Transform Prostheses for Breast Cancer Survivors — Asks Kickstarter for Help >>

* Is Google too Big? Size isn’t important, it’s what you do with it that counts >>
* Gotcha! Ultra-realistic robot proves there’s more than one way to scare a fish >>
* WiFi Calling offers coverage for UK homes, small offices >>

* Scientists Say It’s Time to Reinstate the Brontosaurus >>
* A Startup’s Plans for a New Social Reality >>
* New! Human+Machine Futures forecast map >>

* Electric Space Sail plans for leveraging 1000 meter tethers for interesting near term cubesat missions >>
* Electric Solar Sails for mission to Uranus and for de-orbiting satellites >>

* What It Would Be Like to Live On a Comet >>
* NASA World Map Shows Where Lightning Strikes Most >>
* The age of total bureaucratisation: David Graeber’s ‘The Utopia of Rules’ >>

* Asteroid Early-Warning System for Potential Impacts Makes Progress >>
* VirtualBox v. 5.0 beta 1 spins up for desktop virty lab chuckles >>
* Eagleworks NASA updated EMDrive models show possible scaling to 2000 Newtons of propellantless propulsion with multikilowatt magnetron >>

* Why You Should Start a Brain Technology Company >>
* Miniaturized camera chip provides superfine depth resolution for 3D printing >>
* Matchstick Rockets Captured at 2,500 fps Look Like Tiny ICBMs >>

* NASA’s Latest Astronaut Is Pretty Good With A Camera >>
* Philips’ Hue Go promises a portable bowl of light, and it delivers >>

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