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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 25 October 2017

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* CRISPR’d pigs could produce low-fat bacon >>
* Millions of years ago, hollow trees literally tore themselves apart to grow >>
* Elon Musk is worried about people who talk of “AI gods” >>

* Stephen Hawking’s Thesis Is So Popular It Crashed Cambridge’s Website >>
* India Warily Eyes AI >>

* Gmail adds support for third-party add-ons >>
* Family fun with your Google Assistant on Google Home and phones >>
* Google Assistant gets fun with 50 new family games, activities, and stories >>

* Tactile soft sensor can turn anything into a controller >>
* Tesla’s Solar Roof tiles are out… and OMG >>
* This 8K VR headset blows the Oculus and Vive out of the water >>

* Scientists use HTC Vive controllers to operate this rescue robot like a puppet >>
* Sad News, Dolphins Get Alzheimer’s Disease, Too >>
* New Study Links Conspiracy Theorists With A Mental Disorder >>

* An AI has learned how to pick a single voice out of a crowd >>
* Artificial intelligence tells nightmare-inducing tales of terror >>
* Google’s AI binge watches more than 57,000 YouTube clips to learn how humans behave >>

* World’s first microchip made in 1958 to sell for £455,000 >>
* How we could make oxygen on Mars, plus fuel to get home >>
* India Gears Up for Second Moon Mission >>

* Google Worked With Intel on a custom AI Chip For Its Pixel Phones >>
* The Lure of a Fully Decentralized Internet >>
* Associative memory AI finds connections between people and things and detects fraud >>

* Google Lens is rolling out to first-generation Pixel phones >>
* Google launches PayPal-like online payment system >>
* IBM casts Watson as the brains behind IoT >>

* A smart city in China tracks every citizen and yours could too >>
* People with the personality disorder are better at making pragmatic choices for the greater good >>
* Robotic underwater miners can go where humans can’t >>

* Small RNA could be breakthrough cancer treatment with a cancer kill switch >>
* Preparations for nuclear armed B52 to go back to Cold War Readiness >>
* MIT neuroscientists build case for new theory of memory formation ‘ >>

* Small cities face greater impact from automation >>
* US Air Force give Spacex another $40.7 million for Raptor Engine development >>
* Astronomy Picture of the Day; Where Your Elements Came From >>

* Transparent Solar Technology >>
* A Full-Bodied Red, With Notes of…Ultrasound? >>
* Expanding Universes –View Stephen Hawking’s Ph.D Thesis Now Available Online >>

* Average Americans Are Giving Away Less Money And It’s A Big Problem >>
* No, We Won’t All Be Freelancers In The Future Of Work >>
* Americans Are Retiring Later, Dying Sooner and Sicker In-Between >>

* NASA Seeks Cost-Cutting Changes in Design of WFIRST Mission >>
* Mars Rover Curiosity Tests Rock Drill After 10-Month Wait >>
* ISS Astronauts Operating Remote Robots Show Future of Planetary Exploration >>

* How AI Helps The Intelligence Community Find Needles In The Haystack >>
* A Deep Data Dive for Gravitational Lenses >>
* The 2017 Virtual Reality Conference and Expo Schedule >>

* An AI God Will Emerge –“Replacing Our Concept of the Divine” >>
* Google training AI to understand human actions with movie clips >>
* ‘Daydreaming’ brain network helps us perform routine tasks >>

* New Theory of Molecular Evolution –“We Can Now Predict Evolutionary Divergence” >>
* EcoAlert: China Shuts Down Up to 40% of Its Factories in Unprecedented Fight Against Pollution >>
* Star Wars VR Tickets From The VOID Are Selling Fast >>

* A Journey Into the Chicxulub Impact Crater –Death of an Epoch 66 Million Years Ago >>
* A New Theory Explains Why the Universe Is Three Dimensional >>
* Energy and ideas at Collaborating for MIT’s Future >>

* Spacex Keeps Lining Up Covert Military Launches >>
* Primer helps governments and corporations monitor and understand the world’s information >>

* The Rise Of VR/AR/MR In Enterprise And The Workplace >>
* I research and develop AI — and it’s never going to change the world if it’s regulated >>

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