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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 13 December 2017

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* Robotic Blimp Could Explore Hidden Chambers of Great Pyramid of Giza >>
* Trump Announces That the Moon Is Astronauts’ Next Destination >>
* Google patents an AI ‘babysitter’ system capable of protecting unattended children by remotely locking doors and switching off plug sockets >>

* Weaponised microwave may be behind alleged sonic attacks in Cuba >>
* AI tools will make it easy to create fake porn of just about anybody >>
* Microsoft has committed another $50 million to fund AI that helps combat climate change >>

* Airbnb’s VR And AR Plans Will Let You Visit A Home Before Renting It >>
* Facebook bats back after a second former exec accuses it of negatively impacting society >>
* A humanoid robot carried the Olympic torch in South Korea >>

* An Inside Look at the First Nation With a State Minister for Artificial Intelligence >>
* A New Sensor Gives Driverless Cars a Human-Like View of the World >>
* Google is launching 3 new experimental apps on both Android and the iPhone >>

* Tinder’s new feature is a social feed from your matches >>
* Artificial intelligence and supercomputers to help alleviate urban traffic problems >>
* When news breaks, Google still can’t separate rumor from fact >>

* Trump Formally Establishes Lunar Landing Goal, But Without Details >>
* Massive Black Hole Has Surprisingly Weak Magnetic Field >>
* Recognizing an Alien Probe, Will AI Become Conscious, Ten SETI Messages We May Dread Receiving >>

* Using computers made from e-waste and jerrycans, kids in Chad use internet for first time >>
* Netflix users collectively watched 1 billion hours of content per week in 2017 >>
* Google Maps can now wake you up when it’s time to get off the subway >>

* New DNA-Scanning Software Can ID You in Minutes >>
* Scientists create molecule of love with less complications >>
* Will artificial intelligence become conscious? >>

* The Alien Observatory Deciphering a Non-DNA-Based Alien Genetic Code >>
* Education technology meets its limits >>
* Gillmor Gang: Coin Operated >>

* Crispr Therapeutics Plans Its First Clinical Trial For Genetic Disease >>
* Former Facebook exec says social media is ripping apart society >>
* Bitcoin billionaires tip cryptocurrency’s value to soar by another 20 times >>

* New Analysis of Lithium-Ion Batteries Shows How to Pack in More Energy >>
* TetraVue Says Its Lidar Will Dominate the Robocar Business >>
* Air Force is throwing cold water on suggestions it would train enlisted airmen to be pilots >>

* Developers, developers, developers: How ‘serverless’ crowd dropped ops like it’s hot >>
* Amazon just opened its second AWS region in China >>
* Microsoft asks devs for quantum leap of faith >>

* These Electric Busses Could Start Cleaning Up National Park Travel >>
* Twitter just took another step toward becoming a full on blogging platform >>
* Astronomers Are Gearing Up to Listen for Evidence of Aliens from a Mysterious Interstellar Object >>

* Could Bitcoin’s secretive creator become the world’s first trillionaire? >>
* Apple will launch the iMac Pro on December 14 >>

* This bean-shaped robot will help you get to sleep faster >>
* YouTube TV hits 34 new markets >>
* Algoriddim releases djay Pro 2 with AI-powered features >>

* This building’s exterior is constantly changing shape >>
* Honda and Toyota are still backing hydrogen fuel-cell cars >>
* Your 50s Will Probably Be the Most Unhappy Time of Your Life >>

* Microsoft’s Cortana AI can connect to your Gmail >>
* Apple GymKit is coming to a treadmill near you >>
* The Million-dollar Minimalism Of Mclaren’s Senna Supercar >>

* First Graphene-Infused Sneakers to Hit Ground Running in 2018 >>
* Scientists create life’s building blocks in a space-like environment suggesting we were created from interstellar dust >>
* Nike patents an augmented reality headset to help golfers improve their game by giving them real-time stats about their swing >>

* AI in Medicine >>
* 3D model of China’s first stealth fighter reveals its greatest strengths and weaknesses >>
* Japan sent F-15s to drill with US stealth jets and a B-1 bombers >>

* Astronomers Are Gearing Up to Listen for Evidence of Aliens from a Mysterious Interstellar Object >>
* As Amazon looks for a new headquarters, its insane pace of hiring is slowing down in Seattle >>
* Robots are being used to deter homeless people from setting up camp in San Francisco >>

* End of an era: Australian Westfield owner accepts $35.6b takeover offer >>
* Reviews For ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Are Out — Here’s What Critics Are Saying >>
* The Last Jedi: our spoiler-free review >>

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