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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 8 May 2018

* Watch the Microsoft Build 2018 keynote live right here >>
* We’re live (streaming) from Google I/O >>
* Scientists successfully reanimate the brains of decapitated pigs >>

* Scientists want to ‘wiretap’ elephant calls to save them from poachers >>
* Vayyar’s 72-Transceiver Radar Chip Sees Just Enough But Not Too Much >>
* Self-Driving Cars Won’t Need Accurate Digital Maps, MIT Experts Say >>
* 2030: Code is Law. >>

* Plasmonics Takes a Step Closer to Real-World Applications >>
* SpaceX founder looks to mass-produce space rockets >>
* MIT, Learning Machine raises seed to replace paper with blockchain credentials >>
* Curse of robocalls: Record 3.4 BILLION fake phone calls were made in April, report reveals >>

* At Google I/O 2018, Expect All AI All the Time >>
* As Kubernetes grows, a startup ecosystem develops in its wake >>
* Talking to AI’s– Where natural language falls short >>
* Google launches ‘Things’ spinoff to put its software in gadgets from fridges and speakers to vending machines >>

* Exclusive: the future of Microsoft with Satya Nadella >>
* Microsoft Build 2018, Day 1: Everything that was just announced >>
* Windows isn’t dead, but it’s no longer Microsoft’s path towards the future >>
* Microsoft shows off Alexa-Cortana integration, launches sign-up website for news >>
* Microsoft’s New Mobile Strategy: Create Windows-like App ‘Experiences’ For Smartphones >>
* Microsoft’s Project Kinect for Azure sensor will be the eyes of the next-gen HoloLens >>

* Live Share in Visual Studio lets you code and debug together >>
* Microsoft’s AI cone recognizes faces and voices during meetings >>
* Microsoft repurposes Kinect to boost AI and Azure development >>
* Microsoft hopes money will entice more developers >>

* Microsoft introduces a pair of new enterprise apps for HoloLens >>
* Microsoft launches a unified API for all of its AI speech services >>
* Microsoft’s new IntelliCode is a smarter IntelliSense >>
* Microsoft launches Project Brainwave, its deep learning acceleration platform >>
* Microsoft brings more AI smarts to the edge >>
* Microsoft wants to use AI to help people with disabilities >>
* Microsoft and DJI team up to bring smarter drones to the enterprise >>

* Can AI Help Us Understand the Human Brain? >>
* China closing in on massive new chip fund in bid to dominate US semiconductor industry >>

* Robocalls, and Their Scams, Are Surging >>
* Tesla patent application explains how its solar roof tiles work >>
* Oculus Research is now the ‘Facebook Reality Lab’ >>

* Plasmonics Takes a Step Closer to Real-World Applications >>
* SpaceX founder looks to mass-produce space rockets >>
* MIT, Learning Machine raises seed to replace paper with blockchain credentials >>

* Google’s Android Things IoT platform comes out of beta >>
* Google’s IoT platform Android Things is open to all developers >>
* MIT’s self-driving car can navigate unmapped country roads >>

* Road to Killer AI: ML + Blockchain + IOT + Drones == Skynet? >>
* ASEAN economy should be larger than European Union by 2050 >>
* See a SpaceX Rocket Fairing Glide Back to Earth in This Awesome Photo >>

* Drive.ai is launching an autonomous ride-hailing network in Texas >>
* NSA sought data on 534 MILLION phone calls in 2017 >>
* How to Make Alexa the Default Voice Assistant on Android >>

* The Search for Life on Mars Could Get a Water-Enhanced Boost >>
* Engage Warp Drive! Why Interstellar Travel’s Harder Than It Looks >>
* Ian Bremmer: Why the American dream doesn’t exist anymore >>

* New Antman and the Wasp movie trailer >>
* Canada will have almost 1 million immigrants from 2018-2020 >>
* France and Germany working on new stealth fighter and new tank >>

* Russia shows hypersonic Kh-47M2 “Kinzhal” missile on upgraded MiG31K fighters >>
* Printify, a new marketplace for custom printing, raises $1 million seed >>
* Westworld Introduces the New Worlds We’ve Been Waiting For >>

* Jiobit launches its more secure, modular child location tracker starting at $100 >>
* Humans who have their brains reanimated after they die could be locked in an eternal living HELL and suffer a fate worse than death >>
* Richard Branson unveils venture to move cargo on ‘levitating’ Hyperloop pods by 2021 >>

* ‘Pet-tech’ of future? Patents reveal sunglasses for dogs, chainmail collars for SNAKES and cat flaps that use radiation to exclude non-gingers >>
* What is edge computing? The future of software will be managed >>
* Who’s winning the self-driving car race? >>

* An Introduction to Crypto >>
* Ofo buys 37pc of planned bicycles from Phoenix as cities in China clamp down on dockless rentals >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 7 May 2018

* Kubernetes stands at an important inflection point >>
* SpaceX Falcon 9 Block 5 should launch next week and could eventually cost $40 million per launch >>
* Elon Musk’s SpaceX is using a dangerously powerful rocket technology >>
* Tesla semi truck will have almost 600 mile range >>

* AI Robotic Plant >>
* California to require solar panels on most new homes >>
* Warren Buffett Lays Out a Berkshire Hathaway Future Without Him >>

* Fortnite is the biggest game on the planet right now because it’s a living, breathing world >>
* How scientists are engineering silk to save our bodies >>
* Facial Emotion Detection using AI: Use-Cases >>

* Blockchain in the Warranty Industry >>
* How ‘China’s MIT’ Tsinghua University drives the country’s tech ambitions >>
* Is the internet good or bad for society? Americans are having a tougher time deciding. >>

* This Artificial Embryo Started Pregnancy in Mice >>
* Some details on China hypersonic engine factory >>
* India and China could have a win-win economic relationship >>

* Avengers Infinity War will pass Titanic movie box office and has small chance at Avatar >>
* China will start using huge deep sea fish farming cages for 1,500 tons of salmon per season per cage >>

* Kia unveils production Niro EV crossover with 280-mile range >>
* How to Delete Your Netflix History >>
* Original Content podcast: No hiding from Netflix’s show about killer rain >>

* YouTube Won’t Put Up With Blatant Piracy Tutorials Forever >>
* Elon Musk’s next project might be… a candy company? >>
* The 10 best books on AI >>

* NASA’s InSight Mars Lander Has Left Earth: So What’s Next for the Probe? >>
* The Exoplanet Revolution –“May Reveal Artifacts of Extinct Civilizations” >>
* NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope Suffers New Problem During Testing >>

* China to Test Rocket Reusability With Long March 8 Booster >>
* What to Expect from Microsoft Build 2018 >>
* Ben Heck’s mini pinball game: Analysis and programming >>

* Donald Trump’s Pursuit of an Oval Office Meeting with Vladimir Putin >>
* A Genius Plan to Modernize North Korea’s Trains >>

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