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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 18 Janurary 2018

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* How We Created a Mini ‘Gamma Ray Burst’ in the Lab for the First Time >>
* Google’s AutoML lets you train custom machine learning models without having to code >>
* Algorithms that change lives should be trialled like new drugs >>

* Stanford’s AI Predicts Death for Better End-of-Life Care >>
* Google Sells A.I. for Building A.I. (Novices Welcome) >>
* Cloud AutoML: Making AI accessible to every business >>
* Space Fever in Astronauts Could Jeopardize Landing on Mars >>

* Hawaii’s missile alert interface had a one-word difference between sending a test alert and a real one >>
* Court Software No Better Than Mechanical Turks at Predicting Repeat Crime >>
* Could Digital Voting Create a Society That Is Truly Governed by the People? >>

* Why Has Bitcoin Tumbled Almost 50% From Its Peak Last Month? A Few Theories >>
* No, machines can’t read better than humans >>

* AI Everywhere; Surprising ways we already interact with artificial intelligence >>
* Cloudflare Access aims to replace corporate VPNs >>
* Amazon launches autoscaling service on AWS >>

* How ‘stem cell’ clinics became a Wild West for dodgy treatments >>
* How Robot Math and Smartphones Led Researchers to a Drug Discovery Breakthrough >>
* You could be fined and jailed for drunk droning >>

* Japan invents a train that barks like a dog and snorts like a deer in order to prevent collisions with animals on the tracks >>
* Robot implant is created by scientists to treat rare birth defect where food can’t reach a baby’s stomach >>

* Apple to hire 20,000, open second headquarters and pay $38 billion tax bill on overseas profits >>
* Retailers are using ‘smart floors’ to spy on customers >>
* 7 things in your bathroom you’ll soon be able to control with Alexa >>

* AI is coming to TVs — here’s what that will mean >>
* Asteroid Mining Is Getting Closer To Reality. Planetary Resources Arkyd-6 Satellite Just Launched >>
* Apple commits to contribute over $350 billion into US economy over the next five years >>

* Bitcoin’s utopia has failed as big players hold all the power >>
* The Bitcoin community reacts to crash >>
* Crypto what? 7 things to know about digital currency >>

* Maersk and IBM team up for blockchain-based global trade platform >>
* Hello, Watson; How AI actually learns how to think >>
* French firm reveals hydrogen powered hydrogen-powered bicycles >>

* Crime-predicting Algorithms May Not Fare Much Better Than Untrained Humans >>
* How Amazon And Google’s AI Assistant War Made CES Relevant Again >>
* Machine learning tools for fairness, at scale >>

* Sweatcoin lets you earn crypto for working out >>
* San Francisco Airport can now send wireless emergency alerts >>

* TED debuts “Small Thing Big Idea” original video series on Facebook Watch >>
* This window lets you experience augmented reality without the glasses >>
* Use your neighbors’ cameras to monitor your home >>

* Nicolas Cage makes the leap to virtual reality in new movie >>
* Google opens an office in China’s Silicon Valley >>
* Video offers peek at ultra-wide Large Synoptic Survey Telescope >>

* Ellen Pompeo signed a blockbuster deal for ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ that will make her more than $20 million a year >>
* Apple shelling out millions for TV talent >>
* Scientists zoom in to watch DNA code being read >>

* Researchers discover structure of anti-aging hormone >>
* Scientists shed light on a key molecular mechanism of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases >>
* Hubble Weighs in on Mass of Three Million Billion Suns >>

* BMW is bringing its wireless charging pad to the US >>
* Truth About Cognitive Tests” –The President Can Draw a Clock >>

* Lava Tube Openings Found Near The Moon’s North Pole >>
* Harvard’s milliDelta Robot Is Tiny and Scary Fast >>
* Bitcoin is about half its December 17 peak price and is under $10,000 >>

* Will U.S. Corporations Ever Take Cybersecurity Seriously? >>
* Everything is connected, and there’s no going back >>

* SpaceX crushing ULA in terms of value for US taxpayer dollars >>
* KIT’s ARMAR-6 Humanoid Will Help Humans Fix Other Robots >>
* CES 2018: 5G News and Nuggets >>

* China Air Force Engineers propose space-based laser to remove small space junk >>
* Income distributions show how far India has to go to create even a global middle class >>
* Machine Bias; There’s software used across the country to predict future criminals. And it’s biased against blacks. >>

* Apple’s App Store set to eclipse global box office revenues >>

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