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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 14 August 2015

* Inside Industrial Light & Magic’s secret Star Wars VR lab >>
* Origin of Life: First Cells May Have Been Glued Together >>
* What’s Coming After Hubble and James Webb? The High-Definition Space Telescope >>

* Nasa’s About To Test A Deep Space Rocket Engine, And You Can Watch It Here >>
* In store virtual reality with Toms >>
* Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ and Galaxy Note 5 unveiled >>

* In-Space Satellite Construction May Be Coming Soon >>
* MIT designs small, modular, efficient fusion power plant >>
* Surgeons Smash Records with Pig-to-Primate Organ Transplants >>

* Robot builds its own children, mimics evolution >>
* The origin of the robot species >>
* Big Trends in VR by Robert Scoble >>

* Is Cancer A Stem Cell Disease? >>
* Turn Your TV Into A Huge Smart Touch Display With The $99 Touchjet WAVE >>
* Qualcomm Snapdragon 820’s GPU is primed for VR >>

* ‘No Electricity Fridge’ Keeps Fruits and Veggies Fresh >>
* Portable lasers could be key to gen-next sensors >>

* Android Experiments Is Google’s New Playground For Coders >>
* Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 could yield big camera gains >>

* Side Sleeping May Clean Up ‘mess’ In Brains >>
* Traveling to Another Planet? Just Add Water! >>
* Google Will No Longer Build Driverless Cars >>

* Can the Planet Support 11 Billion People? >>
* Octopus Genome Reveals Secrets to Complex Intelligence >>
* Sniff out alien life with giant library of weird chemicals >>

* Security cameras make your home safer, smarter >>
* Our universe is dying, but not for 100bn years >>

* What to Know About the Next Generation Science Standards >>
* Comparing Research budgets of 1970s Bell Labs to DARPA and Google Today >>
* MIT robot mimicks movement of person wearing exoskeleton >>

* Biocompatible interfaces replace silicon and metal in neural prosthetic devices >>

* A Deeper Look at the New Google >>
* DARPA targets next generation vacuum tubes that will create electronics that are harder >>
* Why Roboticists Should Join the Trillion-Dollar Driverless Race >>

* A Graphics Breakthrough Makes Perfect CGI Skin >>
* This Robot Uses the Power of Evolution to Produce and Improve New Robots >>
* NASA primed for 9-minute live test of mighty rocket motor >>

* How To Reinvent The Mouse Cursor For The VR Age >>
* A New Drug Erases Memories to Treat Addiction >>
* The Rise of the Robo-Meteorologist >>

* Russian ship designers push ahead with a nuclear aircraft carrier design and a smaller non-nuclear aircraft carrier >>
* Google’s Technology Moonshots and the Costs of the Apollo Moonshot and Spacex rocket development >>

* Why Reorganizing Google Is Essential for Its Survival >>
* Bang! Exploding Star Reveals Lithium Discovery >>
* Does Europa Have 2X Earth’s Liquid Water? Very Likely! | NASA Video >>

* Wow! Ocean Glows an Ethereal Blue Under Milky Way’s Starlight (Photo) >>
* For Evolving Brains, a ‘Paleo’ Diet Full of Carbs >>

* Facial Recognition Software Moves From Overseas Wars to Local Police >>
* The Dark Side of Steganography >>
* Google spotlights, open-sources experimental Android apps >>

* The origin of the robot species >>
* Study links aerobic fitness, thinner gray matter, and better math skills in kids >>
* Astronomy Picture of the Day >>

* MIT Finally Does Some Useful Research With Beer Delivering Robots >>
* Reversibly, repeatedly foldable glass with displays and other electronics >>
* DARPA Funds Stage 2 of XS-1 Spaceplane Design Competition >>

* Playing Games Might Help AI Advance >>
* Alphabet Wants To Start Breeding Experimental GMO Mosquitoes >>
* Full duplex! Bristol boffins demo Tx and Rx on the same frequency AT THE SAME TIME >>

* iRobot just received FCC approval to build a robotic lawn mower >>
* Printing Flexible Lithium-Ion Batteries >>

* Windows 10 activation makes reinstalls surprisingly easy >>
* Apple’s Boot Camp 6 supports dual-booting with Windows 10 >>

* LG PH300: Mini LED Projector Creates Big Picture >>
* Watch out Periscope, Samsung’s new phones stream video to YouTube >>
* Learning programming at scale >>

* The UK Will Be Trialling Roads That Wirelessly Recharge Your Electric Car While You Drive >>
* Apple Is Looking At Facial Recognition For Easing Photo-Sharing >>

* Animated human flesh is starting to look real >>
* How SpaceX and Boeing plan to keep NASA astronauts safe >>

* GPS-Enabled Self-Driving Tractor Helps Farmer Get The Job Done >>
* Voices: The app that changed my life >>
* Twitter drops character limit for direct messages >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 12 August 2015

* iSkin sensors turn your arm into a touch-screen remote control >>
* Google Launches Zync Visual Effects Renderer On Google Cloud Platform >>

* Sketchfab Adds Animations To Its 3D Model Sharing Platform >>
* Pixar will open-source the code for a key movie-making tool >>

* War in space isn’t considered fantasy anymore >>
* Google’s new Alphabet: What it means for competitors >>
* Windows 10’s user share suggests 45M devices are running the new OS >>

* Google Creates Alphabet, but Runs Into BMW >>
* With Alphabet, Google wants to avoid becoming Microsoft >>
* MIT Has Plans for a Real ARC Fusion Reactor >>

* Darting eyes in REM sleep are seeing objects in your dreams >>
* 3-D-Printed Device Helps Computers Solve Cocktail-Party Problem >>
* Depth Sensor Could Bring Kinect Games Outdoors >>

* Made In Space Breakthrough Allows 3D Printing in the Vacuum of Space, Away from ISS >>
* WASP Makes Progress on House 3D Printing With Modular Printed Reinforced Concrete Beams >>
* Foldable glass >>
* Lightning Can Warp Rocks at Their Core >>

* With virtual reality, a 360-degree view inside Syria >>
* The crazy way Google X wants to bring clean energy to the masses >>

* Microsoft Xbox exec: Gaming is ‘critical’ to the success of Windows 10 >>
* 3 scientists have a brilliant plan to prevent what Bill Gates calls biggest threat to globe >>

* New technique to map human brain in finer detail >>
* Gnip Launches Full-Archive Search API, Instant Access To 9 Years Of Tweets >>
* Firefox 40 Arrives With Windows 10 Support, Expanded Malware Protection >>

* NASA wants more ideas for its low-cost CubeSat nanosatellites >>
* In The Age of Disruption, Customer Love Is More Important Than Ever >>

* IBM DeepCurrent Predicts Environmental Changes in 3-D >>
* Microsoft Releases Windows 10 IoT Core For Small, Embedded Devices >>
* Pushbullet adds end-to-end encryption for SMS, notification mirroring >>

* The Worst Bugs in Windows 10 and How to Fix Them >>
* Why IBM Just Bought Billions of Medical Images for Watson to Look At >>
* Emotions Directly Influence Learning and Memory Processes >>

* How We Could Detect an Alien Apocalypse From Earth >>
* A 3D-Printed Electric Violin Sounds as Good as the Real Thing >>
* I took Seagate’s new 2TB Xbox drive and filled it with Steam games >>

* A Blue Moon Halo over Antarctica >>
* Dramatic Outburst at Rosetta’s Comet Just Days Before Perihelion >>
* Asteroid Mining May Be a Reality by 2025 >>

* NASA Offers Rocket Rides for Tiny Cubesats >>
* The Brain is Not as Compact as Previously Thought >>
* Our early solar system may have been home to a fifth giant planet >>

* Salim Ismail; Are Already Gods, We Might As Well Start Acting As Such >>
* New design could finally help to bring fusion power closer to reality >>
* World’s biggest telescope to give scientists a window to the Sun >>

* Windows 10 leader Joe Belfiore to speak at Ignite NZ in Auckland >>
* Drones getting in way of US emergency workers >>
* Everything You Should Read About Alphabet And Google >>

* The World’s 25 Most Impressive Megaprojects >>
* Animating clothes is tricky, unless you teach animations to dress themselves >>
* The robots helping clean up Sellafield’s nuclear waste >>

* Fading cosmos quantified in 21 colours >>
* ‘Car-in-a-bag’ created in Japan >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 11 August 2015

* Could This Liver Drug Slow Down Parkinson’s Disease? >>
* Tiny Metal ‘pillars’ Survive 1,100 Degrees Celsius >>
* The future of cars is smart, not autonomous >>

* Google Will Soon Bring Metal-Like, Low-Overhead Graphics API To Android >>
* Google to support new Vulkan 3D rendering API in Android >>

* Virtual reality video project will immerse you in space >>
* A $20,000 contest for smart ideas: 3 videos to inspire your submission >>
* Android users can fire Google Now and replace it with Cortana >>

* Where’s the Affordable Carbon Fiber Automobile? >>
* Smarter Smartphone Alerts Come In When You Want Them >>
* Autonomous Submarine Prowls The Ocean Floor >>

* Artificial intelligence will make religion obsolete within our lifetime >>
* See Through Walls by the Glow of Your Wi-Fi >>
* Supercomputer Network Simulates Material That Might Not Melt in a Sunspot >>

* Compact tokamak design with stronger 23 tesla superconducting magnets could boost fusion power by ten times >>
* Australia working on reusable rockets and hypersonic spaceplanes for small satellites >>

* As Intel co-founder’s law slows, a rethinking of the chip is needed >>
* Poll: Do You Think Our Universe Is a Simulation? >>
* Astronauts Snack on Space-Grown Lettuce for First Time >>

* SpaceVR Kickstarter Project Aims to Put Virtual-Reality Camera in Space >>
* Novel material design for undistorted light waves >>
* Super-small needle technology for the brain >>

* A new look at superfluidity >>
* Scientists discover secret to live beyond 100 >>
* Karate kid attempts to break board to earn his taekwondo belt with funny outcome >>

* Why we really should ban autonomous weapons: a response >>
* A Flyover Of The Surface Of Mars, Rendered From Images Taken By An Orbiting Spacecraft >>
* $115K! The 13 best-paying U.S. companies >>

* Watch the sheer joy of astronauts eating the first ever space-grown lettuce >>
* Google Loon Launcher and ballon to balloon communication >>
* Composing Music With Recurrent Neural Networks >>

* Russia developing airship radar for anti-missile operations >>
* The Next Great GMO Debate >>
* MIT Robot Steals Human Brains to Help It Balance >>

* SC15 Kickstarter is Live! >>
* New Horizons Co-Investigator Dr. Ralph McNutt to Present SC15 Keynote >>
* Gene-Editing Startup Raises $120 Million to Apply CRISPR to Medicine >>

* Google Creates Alphabet, A New Umbrella Company For A “Slimmed-down Google” >>
* Google Creates Alphabet, a New Company to Rule Them All >>
* Google creates company Alphabet, names new CEO >>

* A Team Of Mit Bartender Robots Serves Beer More Efficiently >>
* Samsung’s 256-gigabit chip puts multi-terabyte flash drives in your PC >>
* ‘Universe is slowly dying’ >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 10 August 2015

* Architects Imagine Our Coming Martian Homes >>
* Signs of a lake found on Mars >>
* Experience These Four Cutting-Edge VR Demos For Yourself >>

* Remembering When Driverless Elevators Drew Skepticism >>
* Netflix’s newest original series is a dystopian thriller in Brazil >>
* Gillmor Gang: Foxy Lady >>

* DARPA funds next phase of XS-1 spaceplane project >>
* Boeing’s New Autonomous Sub Can Dive to 20,000 Feet Deep >>
* Your Lawyer May Soon Ask This AI-Powered App for Legal Help >>

* New Nanoscale Programmable Memristive Switches from DARPA >>
* Mysterious Bright Spots and Pyramidal Mountain Star in Dawn’s Daunting Flyover of Ceres: Video >>
* Electro-optical modulator is 100 times smaller, uses 100th of the energy consumption >>

* ‘Plasmonic’ material could bring ultrafast all-optical communications >>
* Netflix’s Dystopian Show 3% To Be Developed Entirely In Brazil >>
* Google Fi: Simple Until It’s Not >>

* Tesla considers its own autonomous ride-sharing business >>
* Windows 10 Forced Updates Causing Endless Crash Loops >>
* IBM Drops $1 Billion On Medical Images For Watson >>

* College Student 3D Prints a Working Electric Mixer >>
* Windows 10 At The Helm Of The Anti-Password Revolution >>
* Elon Musk just took a wild walk on an aeroplane wing >>

* TV industry sees digital threats rising >>
* Plans to develop 3D-printed graphene batteries >>
* World’s First Intel Inside Desktop 3D Printer Set to Launch on Kickstarter >>

* 3D Printed Device Turns your Smartphone into a 3D Hologram >>
* Robot with human reflexes >>
* Artisanopolis >>

* Stealth and anti-stealth technology arms race >>
* Robot learns to escape the most brutal human bullies — children >>
* New Advances in the Search for Extraterrestrial Life –“Will It Be Inconceivable to Us?” >>

* First white laser paves way for better computer screens, televisions and laser wifi 1000 times faster than wifi >>
* Stealth and anti-stealth technology arms race >>

* Sturgis Bike Rally From Above: Drone’s-Eye View Of The Madness >>
* NASA astronauts will eat space-grown veggies for the first time >>
* Opera buys a Netflix-style smartphone app service >>

* VR film festival will tour the US and Canada this fall >>
* Mars Express videos the red planet from orbit >>
* Why the Timer on Your Washing Machine is Wrong >>
* Cutting the Cord: The Great Courses’ new streaming service >>
* Scientists simulate what ‘bionic sight’ may look like >>
* Nasa drones to explore moon and Mars >>

* Windows 10 Stalls As Intel And AMD Fail To Provide Driver Updates >>
* Intelligent robots don’t need to be conscious to turn against us >>

* Airplane Toilets May Help Predict Future Epidemics >>
* Are Artificial Neural Networks the Key to Unravelling the Mysteries of Autism? >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 8 August 2015

* Watch This Human-Controlled Robot Crush Cans And Punch Through Drywall >>
* Researchers Teach Robots To Avoid Childhood Bullies >>
* Artificial intelligence decodes Islamic State strategy >>

* A Computer That Can Sniff Out Septic Shock >>
* Radical Life extension, birthrates and different world populatin scenarios to 2100 >>
* Graphene Offers Promise of Thermoelectric Material for Next-Generation Vehicles >>

* Ampliflying Light 10,000 Times >>
* Astronomy Picture of the Day >>
* The Big Picture; 70 years after the atomic bombs >>

* Scientists reveal secrets for reaching age 100 (or more) >>
* Cheap, power-efficient flash memory for big data without sacrificing speed >>
* Children Beating Up Robot Inspires New Escape Maneuver System >>

* Got Sleep Problems? Try Tracking Your Rest with Radar. >>
* Move over, autonomous AI weapons, there’s a new risk in town: ‘gene drives’ >>

* Virtual Reality Is the Ultimate Empathy Machine >>
* How the US Military Helped Invent Cheetos >>
* How Virtual Reality Can Unleash the Greatest Wave of Creativity in Human History >>
* Stars Wander Far From Home – Here’s How We Know | Video >>

* Boozy Ice Cream Is the Best Ice Cream >>
* How Do Plants Grow In Zero Gravity? >>
* Farthest galaxy found – its 13.2 billion light years away >>

* Eating white bread, rice ups depression risk in women >>

* The Japanese Have Just Perfected The Skateboard >>
* Fastest ever neutrino among slew of fresh findings >>
* FX boss: There’s ‘too much television’ >>

* Fly over the strange white spots in space that have ‘puzzled’ NASA scientists >>
* This new website showed me what I would look like if I worked out >>
* Clot-busting nanocapsule could ‘revolutionize stroke and heart attack treatment’ >>

* Facebook data set shows users ‘haha’ more than they ‘lol’ >>
* Virtual reality training might not just be for athletes >>
* Media and pay-TV company stocks struggle >>

* Hacking a computer-aided sniper rifle >>
* Some STIs Are Beneficial, and May Have Boosted Evolutionary Promiscuity >>
* Cancer Research Gets A Better Look At ‘zombie Cells’ >>

* A giant crane lifting a huge crane lifting a big crane lifting a crane >>
* Astronauts Will Eat Space Lettuce For The First Time Next Week >>
* Mit Makes A Robot With Human Reflexes >>

* Stunning Video Of Mars From Orbit >>
* ‘tidal Fence’ Will Harness The Power Of The Surf >>
* Researchers Found A Way To Erase Memories Of Meth In Mice >>

* Brain-scanning Software Blocks Your Notifications While You’re Busy >>
* Drones Could Hack Wireless Networks As They Fly Overhead >>
* Wave goodbye to manual car seat controls with gesture tech >>

* Samsung, Nokia Show 5G Tech at NI Week >>
* How aging cripples the immune system >>
* New Nanoscale Programmable Memristive Switches from DARPA >>

* Researchers Teach Robots To Avoid Childhood Bullies >>
Drones get bad cell service, but an old ambulance will help >>
* This Chemistry 3D Printer Can Synthesize Molecules From Scratch >>

* Pocket-sized personal transporters >>
* A Security Scanner for Human Vulnerabilities >>
* Astronomer Uses Stars as Musical Instruments >>

* A Quicker Way to Pair Smartphones: Shake Them >>
* US Military Awards New Contracts for XS-1 Space Plane >>
* Oddball Asteroid Outcasts Spied by Infrared Space Telescope >>

* All NFL Players Are Getting RFID Chips This Season >>
* Radical Life extension, birthrates and different world populatin scenarios to 2100 >>
* Space Mining Is Closer Than You Think, And The Prospects Are Great >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 7 August 2015

* ‘Oculus Cinema’ will let friends watch movies ‘together’ >>
* Tesla’s Robotic Metal Snake Charger Is “For Realz” >>
* 3D printed model shows how to store wind energy in gravity >>

* Ibm’s Watson Will Soon Be Able To See >>
* Is the smartwatch becoming a remote for the smart home? >>
* Scientists identify source of liver stem cells >>

* Scientists Have Grown Human Serotonin Neurons in the Lab >>
* US Military months from testing a Non-lethal sonic weapon that is reminiscent of Star Wars >>

* Planet Earth Shines in Weather Satellite’s 1st Photo from Space >>
* The Internet could end up like TV >>

* ‘Mars is good for rocket fuel but it’s not suited for life’ >>
* New GPS monitoring devices will track Domino’s Pizza delivery drivers >>

* Researchers Hack A Model S, Tesla Sends Out Over The Air Fix >>
* How the TV show in Xbox One exclusive ‘Quantum Break’ works >>

* Your Medical Records May Unlock Disease Secrets for All >>
* Why Windows 10 isn’t really free: The subtle new world of built-in costs >>
* New Website Wants Your Speech Mistakes >>

* Police technology | First responder solutions with drone technology >>
* Police technology | The intelligent command center >>
* Police technology | Emerging technology helping officers stay safe >>
* Motorola: High-tech future for police includes smartbelts and drones >>

* Teaching Machines to Understand Us >>
* A fast, accurate, nanoscale ‘biochemical nose’ sensor >>
* This Toy Dinosaur Uses IBM’s Watson as a Brain >>

* Teach Your Robot to Do the Dishes >>
* Fly Over Ceres’ Mysterious Mountain and Bright Spots in Incredible Video >>
* The 6 Most Earth-like Alien Planets >>

* Navy targets FY2019 for field testing ten shot per minute railgun and FY2018 for 100-150 kw laser tests >>
* All optical communications could become over ten times faster with optical transistors 5000 times faster than silicon >>
* Could the new Intel Micron 3D Xpoint be a breakthrough form of Phase Change Memory ? >>

* Simple Device Could Convert DC Electric Field To Terahertz Radiation >>
* Escape Dynamics Microwave launch designs and technical details >>
* The MIND diet may slow brain aging by 7.5 years >>

* The proposed ban on offensive autonomous weapons is unrealistic and dangerous >>
* Who Needs Real Friends When Robots Will Play Nintendo With You >>
* Mainframe Computers That Handle Our Most Sensitive Data Are Open to Internet Attacks >>

* Tiny Glue Guns to Patch Surgical Holes >>
* Smart Windows Just Got Cooler >>
* Scientists In The United Kingdom Are ‘fingerprinting’ Stolen Rocks >>

* This Small Radar Device Can Track Your Sleeping Patterns >>
* Will This Adorable Patrol Robot Ever Find What It’s Looking For? >>
* America Reflects On The Bomb, 70 Years After Hiroshima >>

* Your Fingerprint Could Be Stolen Remotely If Your Android Phone Has A Scanner >>
* AIDS? Ebola? Nah – ELECTRO SMOG is our ‘biggest problem’, says Noel Edmonds >>

* SpaceX’s New Hangar Is Looking Good >>
* Fancy 10 Gbps home broadband? Broadcom’s built the guts of it >>
* Smart Road Studs >>

* Printable holograms could make holograms more widespread >>
* NASA’s Robot to Build Biggest Ever Composite Rocket Parts >>
* Dogfights in Star Wars: Battlefront are a disorienting mess >>

* Au unnaturale: why CGI nudity is here to stay >>
* How baseball’s tech team built the future of television >>
* Gamescom 2015: The biggest Xbox, PlayStation, and Blizzard news from Germany >>

* Making Robots Talk to Each Other >>
* What happens when you throw a camera into a black hole? >>
* Android security breach puts millions at risk of smartphone hijacking >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 6 August 2015

* From a Million Miles Away, NASA Camera Shows Moon Crossing Face of Earth >>
* Star Wars: Battlefront gets 20-player aerial combat >>
* Graava is a new action camera that does the editing for you >>

* Prison walls are no match for drone deliveries >>
* Which water technology will save California from its long, dry death? >>

* Introducing the world’s first working hoverboard >>
* Sleeping on your side may clear waste from your brain most effectively >>

* How robot hands can use the environment to manipulate objects >>
* This web game shows you why self-driving cars are better >>
* Google And MIT Researchers Demo An Algorithm That Lets You Take Clear Photos Through Reflections >>

* Active Girls Less Likely To Die From Cancer Later >>
* FDA Approves First 3-D Printed Pill >>
* Your pet dog’s brain scans faces like humans do >>

* Nasa robot to build biggest rocket parts for Mars mission >>
* Jupiter can help decode Earth’s weather system better >>
* Why women freeze in offices, while men chill >>

* Hoverboard takes flight >>
* Xbox at Gamescom 2015: a recap of Microsoft’s strong showing >>
* Netflix Announces Its New ‘Unlimited’ Maternity And Paternity Leave Program >>

* Windows 10 must win in mobile >>
* Microsoft to update Xbox One consoles with Windows 10 core in November >>
* Making Ideas Tangible: How 3D Printers Will Transform the Classroom >>

* Is It Really So Bad If We Prefer Virtual Reality to Reality? >>
* Physicists announce graphene’s latest cousin: stanene >>
* Silver-based microparticles in bottle plastic extends shelf life from seven to 15 days >>

* Can we reverse the ageing process by putting young blood into older people? >>
* Handy Device Shows Where Patient’s Veins Are Located >>
* Integrated radar, sensors, flight automation and easy flight control software needed for drones to operate against actual air defenses >>

* A New Spin on Silicon >>
* Google to Startups: (Mostly) Free Patents Here! >>
* Teach Your Robot to Do the Dishes >>

* Heating and cooling genetic samples with light leads to ultrafast DNA diagnostics >>
* A precision brain-controlled prosthesis nearly as good as one-finger typing >>
* Unlikely graphene-nanotube combination forms high-speed digital switch >>

* Predictive Model Identifies Patients Who Might Go Into Septic Shock >>
* A Ban On Autonomous Killer Robots Is Inevitable >>
* A New Kind Of Brain Scan Can See Your Pain, Literally >>

* The Future of Rail Travel—and Why It Doesn’t Look Like Hyperloop >>
* Airbus Patented A Hypersonic Rocket-powered Jetliner >>
* Streaming Video Startup Pluto TV Nabs Spotify’s Chief Content Officer >>

* World’s smallest working circular saw was 3D printed >>
* Google Slides Now Lets You Present From Your Android Device To Hangouts Video Calls >>
* 10 things you need to know about Intel’s new 6th-gen Skylake CPU >>

* Gamescom 2015: the 8 most important Xbox announcements >>
* MH370: Reunion debris is from missing plane >>
* Video: ‘Star Wars: Battlefront’ takes to skies >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 5 August 2015

* Airbus patents mach 4.5 passenger jet >>
* 3D Computer Interfaces Will Amaze—Like Going From DOS to Windows >>

* 3-D printed brain ’tissue’ to help combat disease >>
* Apple denies reports of mobile carrier plans >>
* Flying a Robot Into the Volcanoes on the Dark Side of the Moon >>

* How to Customize the Windows 10 Start Menu >>
* Thought-controlled prosthetic will allow your brain to type >>
* The Only Person In Tech Today Who Seems As Smart And Ambitious As Bill Gates >>

* What We Want From The New Apple Tv >>
* Watch The Big Xbox Gamescom Conference Live, Right Here >>
* Here’s the First 3D-Printed Drug to Get FDA Approval >>

* Four Technologies That Could Let Humans Survive Environmental Disaster >>
* This Robot Is a Loom For Weaving Carbon Fiber Into Rocket Parts >>
* Windows 10 Is Coming to Xbox One in November >>

* US govt has found a use for 3D printing: DRUGS! >>
* Making Robots Talk to Each Other >>
* High-Performance Single-Molecule Diode that outperforms the best of its predecessors by a factor of 50. >>

* Ballistic Missiles with tungsten flechette kinetic energy warheads >>
* USA Increasing hypersonic weapons program funding again to try to get to deployable weapons early in 2020s >>
* Solution-based Process Could Produce Tuned Graphene in Bulk >>

* NASA Asteroid-Sampling Mission Being Readied for 2016 Launch >>
* Fly Over Martian ‘Ancient Atlantis’ From Orbiting Stereo Camera | Video >>
* Early Earth –“Evidence Discovered of First Reproduction in Complex Organisms” >>

* Neutron Star Jets Near Speed of Light –“Rival Those of Black Holes” >>
* NASA Robot Will Spin Huge Rocket Parts Of Carbon Fiber | Video >>
* Rosetta’s Comet Nears Perihelion >>

* Colossal Ring of Galaxies –“Largest Object in the Universe Spans 5 Billion Light Years!” >>
* ‘Gene drive’: Scientists sound alarm over supercharged GM organisms which could spread in the wild and cause environmental disasters >>
* Young dads at greater risk of death in middle age, study suggests >>

* New ‘drug-entrapped’ artificial blood vessels stay clot-free >>
* How ‘Bad’ Fat Can Turn Into ‘Good’ Fat >>
* A new startup Helix will build a mattress customised for both you and your partner for under $1,000 >>

* The Xbox One is about to make it so you never have to use your cable box again >>
* International Windows 10 Desktop, Laptop Users: Cortana Workaround >>
* Experts Claim Sex With ‘Virtual Reality’ Partners With Be The New Normal In 50 Years >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 4 August 2015

* Virtual Reality Isn’t Just About Games >>
* A New Hunt for ET could find AI on non earthlike worlds >>
* Vodafone adopts hydrogen fuel cells to dodge African outages >>

* This pen can 3D-print cells onto injured body parts >>
* Honda looks to developers to make its robotic stool useful >>
* Microsoft’s VR headset to ship to developers ‘within the next year’ >>

* Ebola Vaccine Shows 100% Effectiveness In Latest Trial >>
* Exoplanets 20/20: Looking Back to the Future >>

* How the Brain Purges Bad Memories >>
* America proves too tough for hitchhiking robot after vandals end cross-country trip >>

* Tiny black holes could trigger collapse of universe—except that they don’t >>
* Softbank’s Pepper robot offered as rental assistant for Japan businesses >>
* 10 Lab-Made Meats, Cheeses And Other Odd Startup Foods >>

* Pop-up Dining as Distributed Autonomous Space >>
* EMdrive paper and what original inventor Roger Shawyer believes is happening >>

* Why We Really Should Ban Autonomous Weapons: A Response >>
* Windows 10 collects colossal 0.375 per cent market share in July >>
* Why Everyone At Your Company Should Train In The Contact Center >>

* Call Windows’ Cortana assistant with this Bluetooth button >>
* London’s 249ft-Tall Slide Set to Become World’s Tallest and Longest >>

* Skin Cells Offer Clues To Brain Tumor Disorder >>
* Apple might put Siri to work transcribing voice mail >>
* Good Vibrations: Ultrasonic Tech May Power New Dryers >>

* New dinosaur species with powerful sniffer found >>
* The smart home and a data underclass >>
* 7 amazing views of cities around the world from Business Insider readers >>

* ‘Plasmonics’ could lead to super-fast optic communications >>
* IBM applies some engineering rigor to the Internet of Things >>
* The Internet of Things and the Future of Farming >>

* Facebook to launch internet-dropping drone >>
* Scientists discover gene that controls body clock >>
* A Company Copes With Backlash Against the Raise That Roared >>

* Tiny Drones That Navigate with Insect Eyes >>
* Android TV FAQ: Everything you need to know about Android for your living room >>
* Microsoft’s buys sales-gamification startup with eye to CRM combo >>

* Engineers create world’s first white laser beam >>
* Magnesium diboride superconductors can lower the cost of wind turbine generator coils by over fifteen times >>
* ‘Gunjack,’ a VR space shooter that puts you in the cockpit >>

* Is That Really Alien Life? Scientists Worry Over False-Positive Signs >>
* Google Patents a Way For Robocars to Decide When Not to Drive >>
* App Tracks Women’s Data to Help Them Have Better Sex Lives >>

* Google Patents a Way For Robocars to Decide When Not to Drive >>
* Astronomy Picture of the Day >>
* This Is What Controversies Look Like in the Twittersphere >>

* Securing Today’s Data Against Tomorrow’s Quantum Computers >>
* Fly Over Mars In This Breathtaking New Animation >>
* Here’s Video of the Jerk Who Killed hitchBOT >>

* The Future Will Be Full of Lab Grown Meat >>
* Where Does The Glass For The New Supertall Skyscrapers Come From? >>
* Tiny Drones Can See The World Like Insects Do >>

* GPS Has Revealed How the Oldest Multicellular Organisms Had Sex >>
* Scientists Can Now Make Nanoparticle Sheets That Curl Right Up >>
* NASA 3D Prints Parts for Future Space Drones — May Explore Volcanoes on Mars or Asteroids >>

* Kirk, Spock and Sulu Boldly Go Where No Man Has Gone Before — Charon! >>
* New Dashboard Makes It Safer to Let Your Car Do the Driving >>
* Millennium Project releases ’2015–16 State of the Future’ report >>

* Is Drone Racing Legal? >>
* Is artificial intelligence really an existential threat to humanity? >>
* Military Robots: Armed, but How Dangerous? >>

* Police Body Cams Should Turn on Automatically, Says Richard Stallman >>
* Amazon Restricts Prime Membership, Only Lets You Share With One Friend >>

* FDA approves a drug made using 3D printing >>
* Are humans allowed in VR storytelling? >>
* Privacy Alert: Your Laptop Or Phone Battery Could Track You Online >>

* Methane in Atmosphere May Greatly Exceed Estimates, Report Says >>
* Windows 10: How to skip the line and claim your free upgrade right now >>

* Machine Learning And Human Bias: An Uneasy Pair >>
* A multi-monitor USB adapter lets you add a display even if you lack a spare video port >>
* The After Math: Stupid-fast storage and what’s in a Windows number? >>

* Bend me, shape me, any way you want me: Scientists curve nanoparticle sheets into complex forms >>
* Watch Glass Explode at 130,000 Frames Per Second >>
* Windows 10 Vs Windows 8 Vs Windows 7: What’s The Difference? >>

* Should You Buy the Hype? An Inside Look at the Virtual Reality Landscape >>
* China To Impose Export Control On High Tech Drones and Supercomputers >>

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* Scientists have measured an impenetrable barrier in space for the first time >>
* Self-building 3D printed bricks hint at future without assembly lines (w/video) >>
* New design brings world’s first solar battery to performance milestone >>

* New therapy against cancer >>
* China telescope can be ‘sensitive ear’ to sounds from universe >>
* Addressing metabolic diseases, breast cancer through gene therapy >>

* Three super-Earths found 21 light years from Earth >>
* Research Scientists to Use Network Much Faster Than Internet >>
* Answering Elon Musk On the Dangers of Artificial Intelligence >>

* Tiny sensor tells you when your favorite places are crowded >>
* Businesses can rent a Pepper robot for customer service >>
* Renowned economist and author George Gilder’s new information theory of money >>

* One Camera Is All This Self-Driving Car Needs >>
* Ebola vaccine found 100% effective in initial trial >>
* New supercapacitor design offers record high-energy storage >>

* Scientist develops model for robots with bacterial brains >>
* Facebook getting close to 10 gigabit per second internet delivered from solar powered drones with 737 wingspan >>
* “Smart Wine Bottle” using Printed Electronics to stop counterfeiting of millions of bottles wine and leading to internet of everything >>

* Thinfilm deal for 1.3 billion units of printed smart memory tags per year and can roll to roll print one kilometer of memory >>
* Russia Yu-71, US Prompt Global Strike and China’s Wu-14 Hypersonic missile programs >>
* T-Minus 12 Days to Perihelion, Rosetta’s Comet Up Close and in 3D >>

* Mundane Singularity Update part 1 >>
* Hitchhiking Robot Lasts Just Two Weeks in US Because Humans Are Terrible >>
* Gillmor Gang: Apple Road >>

* How Google quietly revved up its very own car company >>
* Japanese robots have now figured out how to comfort sad humans >>
* These futuristic bike lights are one of the best ways to ride safely at night >>

* Why some people may have trouble getting over traumatic experiences >>
* Scientists are trying to cure the most common cause of blindness — with eye drops >>
* There Might Be 5 Kinds of Prostate Cancer >>

* New insight on how crystals form may advance materials, health and basic science research >>
* The Smart Gastronomy Lab Pushes the Boundaries of 3D Printed Food >>
* Scientists unlock secrets of stars through aluminium >>

* How I 3D-printed a fashion collection at home >>
* Microsoft’s HoloLens will ship to developers ‘within the next year’ >>
* Sweeping 4K drone footage shows off Tesla’s Fremont factory >>

* How to upgrade to Windows 10 without waiting in line >>
* A Visual Introduction to Machine Learning >>
* Space drones will collect samples from planets and asteroids >>

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