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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 13 January 2017

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* Apple is looking to make its own Netflix-beating TV shows >>
* Mice turn into killers when brain circuit is triggered by laser >>
* Eric Schmit – Predictions For The Coming Decade >>

* Smart Sensor Systems For Self-care >>
* Best Place on Earth to Fire 3,000 Rockets Into Outer Space Is… Remote New Zealand >>
* Peter Thiel says the age of Apple is over >>

* Clockwork Heart >>
* New York’s Citi Bikes are getting laser safety lights >>
* Peter Thiel, Trump’s Tech Pal, Explains Himself >>

* What Happens When Algorithms Design a Concert Hall? The Stunning Elbphilharmonie >>
* Boom shows off its XB-1 supersonic demonstration passenger airliner >>
* Why Trump Doesn’t Tweet About Automation >>

* Scientists Use Stem Cells To Regenerate the External Layer of a Human Heart >>
* Las Vegas is testing autonomous shuttles this week >>
* Researchers teach a flying robot to perch like a bird >>

* AI, jobs and inequality >>
* Google’s Geoffrey Hinton Explains How Neural Networks Really Work and Deep Learning >>
* When Your Self-Driving Car Wants to Be Your Friend Too >>

* AI could be hugely impactful on jobs, can we compare to past innovations, era >>
* Dental pulp stem cells can be stimulated to restore teeth and reduce the use of fillings >>
* Mykie: Bosch’s Little Robotic Elf for Your Kitchen >>

* US Intelligence looks out to 2035 at shifting national power and economic stress for overall global growth, China and impact on jobs from AI and robots >>
* Exceptionally Rare Photograph of Lincoln’s First Inauguration Will Go on Display Today >>
* The first sights babies see sculpt the brain’s visual circuitry >>

* Smartphone-shaped gun inches closer to U.S. launch >>
* We Still Don’t Know How Fast The Universe Is Expanding >>
* Quantum Computing Is Real, and D-Wave Just Open-Sourced It >>

* Why Killer Whales Go Through Menopause >>
* Five Big Mysteries about CRISPR’s Origins >>
* China’s expanding Navy: Launch of sixth hi-tech electronic intelligence naval ship >>

* Watch a demonstration of Pentagon’s new drones attack an enemy like a swarm of bees >>
* An MIT professor designed this supermarket of the future — take a look inside >>
* Can We Evolve Fast Enough to Survive? >>

* Four UK routes make shortlist for Elon Musk’s Hyperloop One project >>
* Wind and Solar Growth Outpace Gas >>
* Baboons recorded making key sounds found in human speech >>

* Amazon says it will create 100,000 full-time jobs in U.S. by 2018 >>
* How Amazon won the voice war — for now >>
* 30 movies we can’t wait to see in 2017 >>

* U.S. Department of Transportation announces a new committee focused on automation >>
* Watch an AI supercomputer battle top pros in a $200,000 poker tournament >>
* UAV internet proves too complex, Alphabet shifts Titan team to Projects Loon and Wing >>

* A New Look at ‘Exocomets’ >>
* “Physics is a Message from the Future” –It Tells Us Who We Are >>
* “Life on Earth May Have Started Almost Instantaneously” –Compelling Evidence Discovered (Video) >>

* Green Glow from Ancient Galaxies Surprises Scientists >>
* Finally, An Explanation For The Alien Megastructure? >>
* SmallGEO Telecommunications Satellite – Peek Under The Hood | Video >>

* For cord cutters, 2017 will be the year of the antenna >>
* Edge-On NGC 891 >>
* Our Heartless Milky Way Is Stealing Stars From Other Galaxies >>

* Self-tracking headsets are 2017’s big VR trend — but they might leave your head spinning >>
* Trump Meets with 2 Contenders to Lead NIH >>

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