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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 7 August 2017

* Sub-$100 12V battery size pico projectors by Christmas for 70 inch projection everywhere >>
* Ever-Elusive Neutrinos Spotted Bouncing Off Nuclei for the First Time >>
* Gene Editing Could Stop Cancer, Diabetes And Bioterrorism >>

* Puny Humans Still See The World Better Than Self-driving Cars >>
* Interstellar Spaceflight Conference Launches Monday >>
* More Expensive Tesla 3’s versions will be made first >>

* AI Makes Anthrax Bioterror Detection Easier >>
* Slight Street Sign Modifications Can Completely Fool Machine Learning Algorithms >>

* Ray Kurzweil reveals plans for ‘linguistically fluent’ Google software >>
* Automation Is Engineering the Jobs Out of Power Plants >>
* Is Space Full of Quantum Foam? >>

* Love really is a numbers game – but if you leave it to fate the odds are 1 in 562 >>
* Physicists spot detailed ‘fingerprints’ of antimatter >>

* Prototyping a pump for brain treatment >>
* Diabetes drug Exenatide shows evidence of slowing progression of Parkisons >>
* Elon Musk’s Hyperloop Is Doomed For the Worst Reason >>

* Africa has entered the space race, with Ghana’s first satellite now orbiting earth >>
* You Are Being Exploited By The Opaque, Algorithm-Driven Economy >>
* Musk Says Maiden Falcon Heavy To Launch In November, Acknowledges High Risk And Releases New Animation >>

* ‘Karate Kid’ reboot on YouTube Red in 2018 >>
* Escher Reality is building the backend for cross-platform mobile AR >>
* Robot chefs and en route baking could be the future of pizza delivery >>

* Nanoparticles fool your body into allowing organ transplants >>
* Chicago police see less violent crime after using predictive code >>

* Virtual Reality and 3D Printing Among Technologies to be Used at Lockheed Martin’s New $350M Satellite Production Facility >>
* Mercedes-Benz Trucks Rolls Out First Metal 3D Printed Part >>
* 3D Printing Industry Guru Leads Development of First Commercial Robotic 3D Printer >>

* Artificial intelligence now powers all of Facebook’s translation >>
* Watch how SpaceX imagines a perfect Falcon Heavy launch will go >>
* Scape mode in ‘GT Sport’ is basically Lightroom in a racing game >>

* 3D-printed fruit will help your real apples taste better >>
* Internet of Bees device tracks hive health >>
* Next Apple Watch rumored to have cellular support >>

* Silicon Valley Says Trump Plan To Reduce Immigration Will Hurt Economy >>
* HolodeckVR is turning location-based VR into a multi-user social adventure >>
* Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation? >>

* China and the US are battling to become the world’s first AI superpower >>
* Bad News For Proxima B: An Earth-like Atmosphere Might Not Survive There >>
* Dark Energy Probe of 26 Million Galaxies >>

* Why People Can’t Stop Talking About Zuckerberg 2020 >>
* Beyond the boring blockchain bubble >>
* $79 Wood-Burning Camp Stove Recharges Your Phone With Fire >>

* Video Friday: More Boston Dynamics, Giant Fighting Robots, and ANYmal Quadruped >>
* Music to Your Ears: New Transducers Meet Electrostatic Headphones >>

* Elgato Eve Motion Review: A smart sensor to automate Apple households >>
* Nasa Voyager Probes Still Going Strong After 40 Years >>
* India pulling it together on infrastructure is entering a China scale buildout >>

* Rigetti scalable universal quantum qubits and launching of 36 simulated qubit cloud >>
* How to turn a crystal into an erasable electrical circuit >>
* Wearable for requesting water, food and ammo in real time will lighten soldier load >>

* General Atomics New 10 Megajoule Railgun System >>
* Is there a way to send excess rainfall to the desert? >>
* Virgin Galactic conducts a ‘dry run’ for rocket-powered flights >>

* 7 ways CRISPR is about to change our world >>
* Tesla lowers the Model X’s price now that it’s more profitable >>
* A Whole New Way To Confuse Self-driving Cars >>

* Phytoplankton and chips >>
* TESS mission to discover new planets moves toward launch >>
* This Week’s Game of Thrones Has Leaked Online, But It’s Not From the HBO Hack >>

* Researchers create instant hydrogen from water and aluminum >>
* Omega Ophthalmics is an eye implant platform with the power of continuous AR >>
* These tiny modular ‘microbots’ can change shape to capture single cells >>

* VergeSense’s AI sensing hardware tackles facility management >>
* Toyota and Mazda will work together to build EVs >>
* Toyota takes stake in Mazda, invests more in self-driving and AI >>

* Elon Musk is building his own Hyperloop >>
* MegaBots and Suidobashi Heavy Industry’s Giant Robots Are Going To Battle >>
* Chinese messaging app kills Microsoft’s unpatriotic chatbot >>

* Is The Dark Tower Any Good? Depends How Much You’ve Read >>
* Ubisoft thinks it knows what millennial gamers want >>
* Your next craft beer might be named by a neural network >>

* Our increasingly smart machines aren’t just changing the workforce; they’re changing us. >>
* A Smart Watch to Help Blind People Navigate >>
* Designing the microstructure of printed objects >>

* Dark energy tests prove science is right about the universe >>
* Virtual Reality Star Wars Experience Is Coming to Disney Parks >>
* Apple’s Adoption Of HEVC Will Drive A Massive Increase In Encoding Costs Requiring Cloud Hardware Acceleration >>

* iOS 11 camera features may include scene recognition >>
* Cosmic Map Reveals a Not-So-Lumpy Universe >>
* Glasses that could charge your phone: Transparent solar cells could even turn windows into power plants >>

* Solar System may have been formed by a SHOCK WAVE from an exploding supernova >>
* DNA Sunscreen Gets Better, Not Weaker, Over Time >>
* iPhone 8 will record 4K video at 60fps >>

* Learning to Learn: You, Too, Can Rewire Your Brain >>
* Ice cream that doesn’t melt! >>

* Artificial skin transplants could be used to treat diabetes >>
* We may finally be able to slow Parkinson’s, with a diabetes drug >>
* Amazon wants to build a network of mobile drone maintenance and delivery platforms >>

* New trailers: David Fincher’s Netflix series, the Death Wish remake, and more >>
* Apple has the green light to test next-generation 5G wireless tech >>
* The ten biggest companies in tech have put the brakes on acquisitions >>

* A simple, inexpensive piece of tech is upending the burgeoning marijuana industry >>
* Board-breaking records smashed >>

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