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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 6 March 2018

* a16z Podcast: Space — the Near Frontier >>
* How AI Is Taking the Scut Work Out of Health Care >>
* Medicine’s Long, Thin Supply Chain >>

* Levi’s uses lasers to give your jeans an eco-friendly finish >>
* AI Predicts Coding Mistakes Before Developers Make Them >>

* Amazon may soon offer customers a hybrid checking account >>
* Netflix will let parents block individual movies and shows >>
* Criminals can steal sensitive data from machine learning models that “memorize” information as part of their training >>

* Deep-learning system generates specific genre-based music >>
* New Algorithm Lets AI Learn From Mistakes, Become a Little More Human >>
* 5G Cell Service Is Coming. Who Decides Where It Goes? >>

* Timothy Lu seeks to combat disease by reprogramming biological systems >>
* Internet of Eyes and Ears >>
* Thieves Steal 600 Powerful Bitcoin-Mining Computers In Iceland >>

* Gene Editing Is Now Precise Enough to Modify a Single Letter of DNA >>
* SpaceX Texas launch facility would massively increase the number of SpaceX launches >>
* SpaceX is Days Away From a Major Milestone 50th Falcon 9 Rocket >>

* Chinese tourists want mobile wallet acceptance overseas – and WeChat Pay could capitalize >>
* Virtual reality lets doctors guide you through your own guts >>
* Frozen corpses could be brought back to life and made to look YOUNGER than when they died using stem cell injections, expert >>

* Draft NISTIR 8202, Blockchain Technology Overview >>
* Anticipation in Human-Robot Cooperation: Recurrent neural network approach for multiple action sequences prediction >>

* Driverless cars may soon see round corners using super-laser >>
* US aircraft carrier arrives for historic Vietnam visit amid sea rift with China >>
* Stanford computer science students want Apple to make a mode for the iPhone that only allows calls, texts, and photos >>

* Amazon confirms that it has acquired GameSparks >>
* Hexel lets you create an Ethereum token for your community >>
* Salesforce introduces automated query building feature in Einstein Analytics >>

* Here Come the Fake Videos, Too >>
* Silicon Valley Is Over, Says Silicon Valley >>
* Kurzweil talks about the current deep learning need for billions of examples or generation of examples >>

* Pizza Hut’s Pie Tops II sneakers can order a pizza and pause your TV >>
* GDC 2018: PlayStation Reveals PSVR Talks, Demos >>
* GDC 2018: Google Teases New Announcements, Possibly In AR/VR >>

* WordPress is now 30 per cent of the web, daylight second >>
* 96.5 percent of all of those trying to become YouTubers won’t make enough money off of advertising to crack the U.S. poverty line >>
* Tencent’s WeChat hits 1 billion milestone as Lunar New Year boosts monthly active users >>

* My Brain Made Me Do It” Is Becoming a More Common Criminal Defense >>
* Meet Flippy, the robot hamburger flipper >>
* Netflix releases first House of Cards trailer since dropping Kevin Spacey >>

* Arizona Utility Opts for Solar and Storage to Meet Peak Demand >>
* Lens-free FlatScope is world’s tiniest, lightest microscope for biological applications >>
* Should We Open Some Sealed Apollo Moon Samples? >>

* “Flying Brain” –AI ‘Floating-Head’ Will Join ISS >>
* Massive Space Structures Have Surprising Connection to Quantum Mechanics Math >>
* Inside The Million-dollar Senna, Mclaren’s Fiercest Road Car Ever >>

* Welcome to a World of “Artificial Intelligence” & “Smart Machines” >>
* Oscars 2018: the complete list of award winners >>

* Hyperloop and Flying Cars Are Battling It Out for the Future of Transportation >>
* Google Launches a Free Course on Artificial Intelligence: Sign Up for Its New “Machine Learning Crash Course” >>
* Driverless cars can now be tested in California without a safety driver >>

* China sets its 2018 growth target at 6.5% as debt crackdown continues >>
* Virtru’s new API brings encryption tech built by ex-NSA engineer to third-party developers >>
* Why 2D materials fall short of predictions >>

* How a North Dakota Farmer Built an IoT-Driven Farm >>
* Facebook is Looking to Help You Find Your Next Job >>
* Will the US continue to lead the world in science? >>

* To boldly log: debug Docker apps effectively using logs options, tail and grep >>
* Researchers want to teach computers to learn like humans >>

* China Plans $31.5 Billion Fund to Reboot Chip Industry >>
* Schizophrenia is likely a side effect of our brain’s complex evolution >>
* Medics may slow biological time to save soldiers’ lives >>

* 8-person hybrid hydrofoil can effortlessly cut through 5ft waves by skimming above the water at 40 knots >>
* Before the Big Bang? Professor Stephen Hawking says time existed in a ‘bent state’ that was distorted along another dimension >>

* The 20 best countries to live in if you’re a woman >>
* How to Buy a Gun in 15 Countries >>
* Namespace Land Rush >>

* China-developed technologies, secret to outstanding performance of Fuxing trains >>
* Newly-aired documentary film presents an amazing, confident China >>
* China now world’s largest manufacturer of construction machinery >>

* China’s extreme poverty rate to fall below 1% in 2018: World Bank >>
* China’s Xiaomi Confirms It Will Enter US Smartphone Market By the End of This Year or Early Next Year >>

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