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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 15 December 2017

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* FCC officially votes to kill net neutrality >>
* Plan your winter getaway now with new features in Google Flights, Trips, and hotel search >>
* Japan’s answer to Amazon is building its own mobile network >>

* China’s CCTV surveillance network took just 7 minutes to capture BBC reporter >>
* Google and Facebook ‘Must Pay For News’ From Which They Make Billions >>

* Observation of interstellar object ‘Oumuamua shows no evidence of artificial signals >>
* Earth to exoplanet: Hunting for planets with machine learning >>
* AI Marketplace Matches You With A Job, Even If You’re Rejected >>
* Microsoft adds more AI-powered updates to Bing, Cortana, Office 365 >>

* This 6-year-old is earning more than $11 million a year on YouTube >>
* Here come the Facebook pre-roll video ads >>

* ‘NetNeutality’ trends on Twitter, and it’s driving users crazy >>
* FCC net neutrality hearing was briefly evacuated and police dogs searched the room ‘on advice of security’ >>
* Net neutrality is dead: What happens now? >>
* The FCC Just Voted To End Net Neutrality — Here’s How It Will Affect You >>

* Researcher Who Wants To Bring Ai To Factories >>
* Andrew Ng’s wants to bring artificial intelligence to the manufacturing industry, starting with Foxconn >>
* SpaceX employees are instructed to hire people ‘better than themselves’ >>

* Can AI create a new game? A challenge. >>
* Bragi’s AI earbuds will recognize the sounds around you >>
* NASA uses Google’s AI to find ANOTHER distant star with eight planets orbiting it in breakthrough in hunt for alien life >>

* We May Have Uncovered the Biological Mechanism to Turn off Hunger >>
* Xage emerges from stealth with a blockchain-based IoT security solution >>
* Speed up your phone with ‘lite’ versions of apps >>

* Go beyond the gridiron in VR with “NFL Immersed” season two >>
* Snapchat launches augmented reality developer platform Lens Studio >>
* ‘Stargate’ Prequel Series Finishes Filming: Check Out This Sneak Peek >>

* AT&T’s power line-mounted internet service is back for more tests >>
* Disney will reportedly buy 21st Century Fox for $75 billion >>
* Disney to buy key 21st Century Fox assets for $52.4 billion >>

* Streetlights could be replaced by glow-in-the-dark trees >>
* Scientists chart how brain signals connect to neurons >>
* How AI Changes The Stakes For Pharma >>

* This 3D printer is powered by a watermill >>
* Exploring the boundaries of legacy at TED@Westpac >>
* Computer systems predict objects’ responses to physical forces’ >>

* Elon tweets we should already have bases on the moon >>
* How to Build a More Resilient Power Grid >>
* Google News Lab News in 2017: Our work around the world >>

* Internet Traffic To Major Tech Firms Mysteriously Rerouted To Russia >>
* Practical applications of reinforcement learning in industry >>

* Nasa’s Opportunity Rover Withstands Another Harsh Winter On Mars >>
* Is Qualcomm’s NanoRing the Transistor of the (Near) Future? >>
* 2D Material Integrates Digital Logic and Memory Into One Chip >>

* Gain Visibility into Your Supply Chain with Connected Logistics >>
* Using Virtualization to Empower IoT Network Infrastructure >>
* Deploy Scalable Smart City Architectures Confidently With Network Simulation >>

* IBM reminds staff not to break customers in pre-Xmas fix-this-now rush >>
* Modeling an Exoplanetary ‘Mars’ >>
* Breakthroughs could make commercial laser nuclear fusion through billion times improvements in yield >>

* Almost 100 Million People a Year ‘Forced To Choose Between Food and Healthcare’ >>
* George Lucas’s 11 Worst Decisions >>

* Andreessen Horowitz has a new, $450 million bio fund >>
* Solar Power and Batteries Are Encroaching On Natural Gas In Energy Production >>

* Robots Are Fueling The Quiet Ascendance Of The Electric Motor >>
* Security robots are being used to ward off San Francisco’s homeless population >>
* AI-Generated ‘Harry Potter’ Chapter Wins the Internet >>

* DNA screening device held together with a breath >>
* Beyond Bitcoin: How Technology Could Help Fix Our Broken Financial System >>
* Women are more miserable than men until their mid-80s >>

* Laser-driven fusion that produces ‘absolutely clean’ energy could be possible within a decade >>
* Science of ‘Star Wars’: Lightsabers closer to reality than a galaxy far, far away >>

* NASA’s Kepler uses Google AI for latest discovery >>
* NASA explores artificial intelligence for space communications >>
* Breakthrough Could Stop Glaucoma In Its Tracks >>

* I’ve worked in tech for 22 years — and it’s clear we’re living in an ‘addiction economy’ >>
* Researchers taking optical device out of the lab and into the clinic to detect cancer at its earliest stages >>
* Samsung updates its Notebook 9 ultrabooks with even bigger batteries >>

* Star Wars: Jedi Challenges AR Gets New Content Based On The Last Jedi >>
* Bigscreen ‘Big Rooms’ Update Adds A Killer New Feature >>

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