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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 28 May 2018

* Jeff Bezos details his moon colony ambitions >>
* Richard Branson says he’s months away from becoming an astronaut, as space race with Jeff Bezos suddenly heats up >>

* Orbital ATK Unveils Its New OmegA Rocket Ship >>
* Chinese relay satellite brakes near moon for entry into desired orbit >>
* Former Google Lunar X Prize Teams Focused on Commercial and Government Opportunities >>

* New element with magnetic properties discovered >>
* Check out the ‘brain-controlled film’ which changes depending on how you are feeling >>
* Nuclear Detectives Hunt Invisible Particles That Escaped the World’s Largest Atom Smasher >>

* Researchers Use VR To Train AI Drones, Cutting Autonomous Vehicle Crashes >>
* Display Week 2018: New Samsung, JDI and LG Panels For VR Compared >>
* NASA’s Space AI Hunts Exoplanets, Not Humans — Yet >>

* Living in a Docker world >>
* a16z Podcast: When Journalism Goes Global >>
* How To Democratize Healthcare: AI Gives Everyone The Very Best Doctor >>

* ‘Solo’ Sputters at Box Office, Raising Worries of ‘Star Wars’ Fatigue >>
* Star Wars fans rebel against inferior movies and stories >>
* Versions of Han Solo’s blaster already exist >>

* Everything coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and HBO Now in June >>
* New trailers: Mowgli, Christopher Robin, and more >>
* Holograms, Campfire Horror Stories, And Ok Go: The Best Vr And Ar From The Tribeca Film Festival >>

* China Africa fact of the day America step up to the plate >>
* GitHub gives us a glimpse into the collaborative future of work >>
* Predictive algorithms are infiltrating schools — here’s why that’s a good thing >>

* Now there’s a ‘Roomba’ for your garden that whacks weeds >>
* Hyperloop Transportation Technologies Takes One Step Closer to First US Track >>
* Scientists Measure The Pressure Distribution Inside The Proton >>

* Diamond ‘guitar’ strings could lead to quantum computer memory >>
* Location-based virtual reality is increasing its footprint in the U.S. >>
* A Tiny Reason for Big Dinosaurs to Gather Together >>

* Lab-grown meat might not be the answer to our protein problem >>
* Desperate for jobs, Venezuelan immigrants turn to ride-hailing services across Latin America >>
* The well-funded startups driven to own the autonomous vehicle stack >>

* Google’s Toronto City Built ‘From the Internet Up >>
* Tesla rolls out Model 3 braking update to tackle reviewer complaints >>
* Apollo 12 astronaut Alan Bean dies >>

* Get a crash course on all things API, the building blocks of web development >>
* AI’s newest target for worker displacement: journalists? >>
* 5.3M Cars Recalled Because ‘Drivers May Not Be Able to Turn Off Cruise Control’ >>

* After Math: ‘Musked’ opportunities >>
* Atari Co-Founder Ted Dabney Dies at Age 81 >>
* Are We Really Prepared for the Genetic Revolution? >>

* Police trial AI software to help process mobile phone evidence >>
* Nuclear power industry aims to address staff shortage >>
* Intelligent Aliens Might Speak Our Language. And You Can Help Decode Their Messages. >>

* These drones can haul a 20-pound load for 500 miles and land on a moving target >>
* Electrons travel faster than light in glass >>
* Here’s Why AI Can’t Solve Everything >>

* Former Google Lunar X Prize teams focused on new commercial and government opportunities >>
* Nova Scotia Surgeons Use 3D Printed Brain Model in Surgical Planning For the First Time >>
* 22 online AI education classes that you can take right now >>

* Millennials were screwed by the financial crisis. They might still come out on top. >>
* Spectacular Watching Farmers Weed Corn Fields With Flames >>
* The World’s Most Powerful Pocket-Sized PC >>

* Why Media Molecule’s Dreams Could Be PSVR’s Most Important Game >>
* 12 Cutting-edge workplace innovations inside fast-growing tech companies >>
* What it was like to play Fortnite for the first time >>

* KubeCon + CloudNative Con 2018 >>
* The Military Wants Bulletproof Batteries For Armor >>
* Personalized, Brainwave-Guided Movies Are Cool, As Long As You’re The One Steering >>

* Microsoft Announces Tool To Catch Biased AI Because We Keep Making Biased AI >>
* Software Engineers Could Soon Outsource Part of Their Jobs To Alexa >>
* PLA Navy completes night carrier take off and landing >>

* Over 170 million private cars in China >>
* Accuracy of Beidou system is improving >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 27 May 2018

* Gut Sensor Could Monitor Health—and Beam Results to a Smartphone >>
* Richard Branson plans to visit space in ‘months’ >>
* Amazon reportedly plans to use 3D body scanners to enhance shoppers’ experience >>

* Google LG VR screen (4,800 x 3,480 pixels per eye) {humans eye capable of seeing 9,600 x 9,000 pixels per eye} {1.x doublings away?} >>
* An 18 megapixel 4.3″ 1443 ppi 120 Hz OLED >>

* Ultrasound Firewall Protects Your Phone From Audio Hacks >>
* These Drops Can Replace Contacts And Glasses >>
* World’s first electrified road charges cars >>

* Disturbing half human-half CHICKEN embryos are created in the lab >>
* Netflix eclipses Disney’s worth with whopping $153billion stock market value >>

* Seagate’s hard drive/battery fanny pack is made for VR >>
* Woman to become world’s oldest mother at 70 >>
* The brain on physics: Study finds learning the subject activates regions not typically associated with the sciences >>

* Watch the weird new solutions to the baffling three-body problem >>
* £1 million DNA bank is created could be used to bring extinct animals back to life >>
* Astronaut Alan Bean, Apollo Moonwalker-Turned-Artist, Dies at 86 >>

* A.I. in the workplace is the new diversity >>
* The AI in your non-autonomous car >>
* Kubernetes recipes: Maintenance and troubleshooting >>

* Data from wrecked Tesla vehicle confirms car ACCELERATED moments before plowing into firetruck >>
* Uber self-driving car ‘saw woman but didn’t brake before crash’ >>
* Inside the technology that helps self-driving cars “see” >>

* Curiosity rover drills hole on the surface of Mars for the first time in two years >>
* Dentists can smell your fear – and it may put your teeth at risk >>
* Maldives resort that lets guests take a private SUBMARINE >>

* Ancient Antarctic ice core could give unprecedented glimpse of Earth’s history >>
* Asteroid that killed the dinosaurs caused massive global warming >>
* Overhyping AI doctors, language translation goes open source, and new jobs on the cards >>

* IBM’s Watson Health wing left looking poorly after ‘massive’ layoffs >>
* A behind-the-scenes view of TED2018, to inspire you to apply for The Audacious Project >>
* iPhones will reportedly get the power to unlock doors using NFC >>

* VR Headsets That Will Transport You, Wherever the Destination >>
* Driverless shuttles are here, outpacing personal self-driving vehicles >>
* Jeff Bezos announces Amazon is picking up ‘The Expanse’ >>

* All Major ISPs Have Declined In Customer Satisfaction, Says Study >>
* Contrastive Explanations Help AI Explain Itself by Identifying What is Missing >>
* Senators investigate safety procedures for autonomous cars >>

* Eric Schmidt says Elon Musk is ‘exactly wrong’ about AI >>
* US bill would force tech companies to disclose foreign source code scrutiny >>
* Uber’s Self-Driving Car Didn’t Malfunction, It Was Just Bad >>

* Google will always do evil, But its employees won’t. >>
* Software going beyond the numbers for accountants >>
* Facial recognition software can spot liars and could help bust airport terrorists >>
* Hillary Clinton States There Is A ‘Crisis In Our Democracy’ During Harvard Ceremony >>

* ‘Cobra Kai’ creators explain how they turned their obsession into YouTube Red’s first hit show >>
* Amazon’s Alexa keeps recordings of your voice — here’s how to listen to them >>
* Lung-on-a-chip simulates pulmonary fibrosis >>

* World’s first crabbing of a proton beam >>
* Asteroid Mining (Phase 1) to Begin in 2020 >>
* Blue Origin’s Jeff Bezos advocates a return to the moon and calls for collaborative effort in space >>

* Sir Richard Branson is training as an astronaut and hopes to travel into space >>
* Pinker’s latest TED talk: Is the world getting better? >>
* ISSUE 118: Bashing Competition >>

* Orlando confirms it’s testing Amazon’s facial recognition in public >>
* Facebook Accused of Conducting Mass Surveillance Through Its Apps >>

* Vive Focus VR update lets you take calls from the real world >>

* Swiss watchmaker’s Harley-Davidson motorcycle is unbelievable — and worth $1.8 million >>
* Navigating the risks of artificial intelligence and machine learning in low-income countries >>
* Driving an EV means changing the way you think about “refueling” >>

* Quadrotor Safety System Stops Propellers Before You Lose a Finger >>
* The future of AI lies in replicating our own neural networks >>

* Ingestible Sensors Electronically Monitor Your Guts >>
* Ultra-low-power sensors carrying genetically engineered bacteria can detect gastric bleeding. >>
* Synthetic Bacteria Drive New Ingestible Gut Sensor >>

* Tiny particles could help fight brain cancer >>
* Why Your Next Workplace Harassment Training Might Be in VR >>
* Give the Robots Electronic Tongues >>

* The art of entertainment >>
* Two Spacecraft Will Get Closer To The Sun Than Ever Before >>
* San Francisco temporarily removes electric scooters for permit process >>

* Engineered Band Gap Pushes Graphene Closer to Displacing Silicon >>
* Scientists are building a detector for conversations likely to go bad >>
* The hydrogen train of the future is a lot like the train of today >>

* Congress wants answers from Amazon on facial-recognition technology >>
* Chang’e-4: Visiting the Far Side of the Moon >>
* Here’s What NASA’s ‘Toasty’ Camera Saw as It Melted After a SpaceX Launch >>

* 4 Critical Tests for a New Spacecraft That Will Clean Up Space Debris >>
* NASA’s InSight Mars Lander Fires Up Its Engines in Space for 1st Time >>
* SpaceX’s Elon Musk Proposes Media Company That Rates Journalists. Is He Serious? >>

* Uh Oh, The Emdrive Could Be Getting Its “thrust” From Cables And Earth’s Magnetic Field >>
* Ghostly ‘Lightning’ Waves Discovered Inside a Nuclear Reactor >>
* Dino-Killing Asteroid Impact Warmed Earth’s Climate for 100,000 Year >>

* Could We Build the Millennium Falcon from ‘Star Wars’? >>
* AI in Blockchain – Air Forum C2 Montreal >>
* Chinese Universities are patenting everyones research from AI journals >>

* Survey humanitarian AI applications – AI Forum C2 Montreal #C2M18 >>
* Augmented World Expo >>
* High-quality carbon nanotubes made from carbon dioxide in the air break the manufacturing cost barrier >>

* Interview of Skylar Tibbits MIT Self-Assembly Lab >>
* Time to embrace the power of AI >>
* How modern-day dinosaurs survived the apocalypse >>

* This robot could help pollinate crops if we kill all the bees >>
* How NASA is using personality research to pick astronauts for a Mars journey >>
* Microsoft marks Mixer’s first year with improved eSports streams >>

* Robot Worries Could Cause a 50,000-Worker Strike in Las Vegas >>
* HyperX Cloud Flight review: A solid wireless headset joins the venerable Cloud line >>

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