Archive for October 16, 2017

Futureseek Daily Link Review; 17 October 2017

October 16, 2017 Leave a comment

* Neutron star collision is mind-blowing even for astronomers >>
* Mice with green feet demonstrate CRISPR gene editing technology >>
* Spike Aerospace flies supersonic unmanned test flight >>

* MIT’s The Engine wants to fuel bold tech ideas in Boston >>
* Scientists call for giant new marine sanctuary in Antarctica >>
* Scientists witness huge cosmic crash, find origins of gold >>

* Google Maps now lets you explore your local planets and moons, too >>
* A 747 ‘Supertanker’ rains retardant on California’s wildfires >>
* Netflix blows past subscriber growth targets, and hits an all-time high >>

* Artificial pancreas uses your phone to counter diabetes >>
* Future Auto Radar Goes Back to Analog >>

* Wi-Fi security has been breached, say researchers >>
* Wi-Fi security protocol is said to be cracked, and we’re all in trouble >>
* Microsoft Has Already Fixed the Wi-Fi Attack Vulnerability; Android Will Be Patched Within Weeks >>
* 41 percent of Android phones are vulnerable to ‘devastating’ Wi-Fi attack >>

* Californians—get ready to share the road with some robots >>
* NBA’s first AR game lets you pop-a-shot with your iPhone >>
* Octopus-Inspired Robots: Silicone Skin Can Change Texture for “3-D Camouflage” >>

* Solar-powered car, ‘Stella Vie,’ that can supply energy back to the grid hailed ‘the future of electric vehicles’ >>
* World petrol demand ‘likely to peak by 2030 as electric car sales rise’ >>

* LIGO Detects Fierce Collision of Neutron Stars for the First Time >>
* High Power fiber laser in China >>
* Kurzweil + Diamandis: Disruptive Technologies, Mind-Boggling Predictions, and ‘Dangerous Ideas’ >>

* Elon Musk answered questions on Reddit Space yesterday about the Spacex BFR >>
* Elon Musk reveals how his ‘Big F***ing Rocket’ will take humans to Mars, and claims people will even be able to use Snapchat on the red planet >>
* Scientists discovered new genes that make humans intelligent >>

* Nvidia vs NXP—Whose Robocar Brain Will Win >>
* Are AI aliens watching Earth? >>
* AI machines injected into our bodies could give us superhuman strength and let us control gadgets using the power of THOUGHT within 20 years >>

* Quantum Physicists Detect Entanglement of 16 Million Atoms –“A First!” >>
* When Neutron Stars Collide! What the Hubble Telescope and Others Saw (Videos) >>
* Clandestine Black Ops Nro Satellite Launches Into The Black Over Florida Spaceport Skies On Ula Atlas V On 5th Try >>

* Artificial Pancreas Improves Quality of Life for Type-1 Diabetes Patients >>
* What is Intel Coffee Lake? >>

* Trump’s U-turn may see Iran join North Korea as a nuclear state >>
* How online dating has changed society: Apps like Tinder have led to more interracial and stable marriages by connecting communities in new ways >>
* Sugar makes cancer tumours more aggressive: Study >>

* Toyota’s AI could soon check your face to see you’re sleepy or stressed >>
* Gravitational waves have let us see huge neutron stars colliding >>
* Gravitational waves just showed us something even cooler than black holes >>

* Viruses discovered a century ago may be our best defence against a threat that could kill 10 million people a year by 2050 >>
* Any sufficiently advanced totalitarianism is indistinguishable from Facebook >>

* Nanoantenna arrays power a new generation of fluorescence-based sensors >>
* Why Tesla just fired ‘hundreds of workers’ >>
* 3 Reasons Why VR’s Killer App Will Be Collaborative >>

* Space out with planets in Google Maps >>
* NASA Satellite Sees Overheated Tropical Forests Oozing with Carbon Dioxide >>
* How scientists and supercomputers could make oceans drinkable >>

Options: Futureseek Daily Links / Facebook as Futureseek / @futureseek / @tristanhambling / Facebook as Tristan Hambling

Categories: Uncategorized