Archive for June 8, 2015

Futureseek Daily Link Review; 9 June 2015

* Apple WWDC 2015 Liveblog >>
* Apple’s WWDC As It Happens – Live Blog >>

* Dawn Does Dramatic Fly Over of Ceres, Enters Lower Mapping Orbit: Video >>
* Copper and its alloys destroy ‘stomach flu’ virus >>
* Supersonic parachute fails on Nasa’s Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator ‘flying saucer’ >>

* The Apple Watch May Actually Become Useful With Native Apps >>
* Some Perfectly Healthy People Have Disease Lurking In Their Dna >>
* This Week’s TV: Six Strangers Wake In Space With Amnesia—And An Android >>

* Now, aircraft wings that can ‘self heal’ on the fly >>
* Apple unveils new music streaming service >>
* LightSail Spacecraft Wakes Up Again, Deploys Solar Sail >>

* World’s first ‘feeling’ leg prosthesis offers hope to amputees >>
* 13 incredible photos you won’t believe were found on Google Street View >>
* Google: The artificial intelligence we’re working on won’t destroy humanity >>

* Researchers build world’s first fully functioning single crystal waveguide in glass >>
* Futuristic components on silicon chips, fabricated successfully >>
* Researchers improve automated recognition of human body movements in videos >>

* NASA ‘Flying Saucer’ Launches to Test Mars Landing Tech >>
* ‘The Martian’ Spaceship Has Artificial Gravity | Video >>
* Astronomy Picture of the Day >>

* South Korean Team Kaist wins DARPA Robotics Challenge >>
* Airbus has a mostly reusable rocket design >>
* Fiber lasers are for more than just better death rays, better handling of high strength steel and better 3d printing >>

* The LHC is Back in Business. But What is it Really Going to Tell Us? >>
* Apple reveals new version of watchOS for Apple Watch developers >>
* Apple Teases Wireless CarPlay And Automaker Apps >>

* iOS 9 will give your iPhone up to 3 extra hours of battery life >>
* Apple’s iOS 9 Search API Is Huge For App Developers >>
* ‘The Martian’ Trailer Features Matt Damon, Duct Tape, And Science >>

* Microsoft to integrate Skype Translator functionality into its Skype desktop apps >>
* Pico projector hidden inside a keyboard means no monitor necessary >>
* What We’ve Learned About Dinosaurs Since Jurassic Park Came Out >>

* 3D-printed prosthetics promise cheap robot limbs for all >>
* Monkeys may be the first primates to get successful head transplants >>
* Is voicemail dead? >>

* Online Tool Identifies Mystery Birds In Photos >>
* Power Grid Cyber Attacks Keep the Pentagon Up at Night >>
* 20 billion nanoparticles talk to the brain using electricity >>

* Rheumatoid Arthritis ‘vaccine’ Passes Big Test >>
* LightSail Spacecraft Wakes Up Again, Deploys Solar Sail >>

* How Instagram Is Transforming Professional Cooking >>
* Disrupting The Auto Industry: These Are The Startups Unbundling The Car >>
* Apple Announces Proactive Assistant, Its Google Now Competitor >>

* Do Bugs Sleep? Why They’re Surprisingly Similar to People >>
* Mad Scientist Builds A 40 Watt Laser Shotgun >>
* Facebook has scrapped its secret plan to build a $500 million satellite to provide cheap internet >>

* A Robotic Church Rises in Red Hook >>
* The 10 most important announcements from Apple WWDC 2015 >>
* The USB drive of the future is already here >>

* Self-healing aeroplane wings ‘to fix tiny cracks’ >>
* Apple is attempting to kill the search engine with contextual services >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 8 June 2015

* Korean Robot Makers Walk Off With $2 Million Prize >>
* CryptoSustainability: Reinventing Economics >>
* CRISPR, the disruptor >>

* 6.1B Smartphone Users Globally By 2020, Overtaking Basic Fixed Phone Subscriptions >>
* Weekend ‘Galaxy’ Insight: Time –“The Hidden Connection to Existence” >>
* A Parallel Universe –“Is It Revealed at the Quantum Level?” (Weekend Feature) >>

* Team KAIST Wins DARPA Robotics Challenge >>
* Want To Enhance Customer Experience? 5 Competencies Are Critical >>
* The LightSail solar spacecraft is in dire straits once again >>

* Mondo Nano: What video games can teach nanoscience >>
* After Series of Setbacks, Spacecraft Prepares to Unfurl Sail >>
* How software, service shifts disconnect smart TVs >>

* Down’s blood test ‘would cut risk of miscarriage’ >>
* Can Google be taught poetry? >>
* Smart Shoe Is Capable Of Generating Power From Walking >>

* Everything you can expect Apple to announce on Monday >>
* SpaceX strapped a GoPro inside a Falcon 9 rocket and captured this spectacular footage of Earth >>
* Self-healing technology one step closer after scientists produce aircraft wings which fix themselves >>

* This Groundbreaking ‘Frankenstein’ Surgery Will Literally Make Your Head Spin >>
* The first ever space-to-Earth ‘handshake’ just took place >>
* Astronomer Royal: If we find aliens, they will be machines >>

* Origin-of-Life Story May Have Found Its Missing Link >>
* Amazon, Google race to get your DNA into the cloud >>

* Intimate gadget tracks activity between the sheets and even gives you tips >>
* Move over Google: Elon Musk wants to build a ROLLERCOASTER at SpaceX and Tesla factories for employees to get aroun >>
* Google makes the field trip virtual: Expedition VR system lets teachers take pupils anywhere in the world (and beyond) >>

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