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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 18 July 2018

* This Smart Watch Detects Cardiac Arrest, and Summons Help >>
* What if your grocery orders were prepared in a tiny robot warehouse? >>
* Amazon Prime Day U.S. sales bigger than last year, despite site issues >>

* Are you not entertained? >>
* Netflix shares are fighting back after the company’s big subscriber miss >>
* Netflix’s lacklustre slate of original TV shows could have weighed down growth last quarter >>
* Netflix is falling off a cliff >>

* Stay on top of your day with proactive help from your Assistant >>
* How the world’s last Blockbuster is keeping the DVD dream alive >>
* A Space Fan’s Guide to San Diego Comic-Con 2018 >>

* Samsung Unveils World’s First 10nm-class 8 Gb LPDDR5 DRAM >>
* Samsung’s new DRAM chip will make phones run faster and longer >>
* CRISPR might cause more unintended DNA damage than we thought >>

* Who owns the space under cities? The attempt to map the earth beneath us >>
* Google Assistant adds a snapshot of your daily agenda >>
* Aston Martin reveals a flying car and a V8 city car, because, why not? >>

* The 21st Century Internet Act aims to enshrine net neutrality in law >>
* Blood test detects melanoma skin cancer while it’s easily treatable >>

* Why diagnosing Alzheimer’s today is so difficult—and how we can do better >>
* Bill Gates and a group of investors are backing a $30 million ‘venture philanthropy’ fund to tackle Alzheimer’s >>
* Chinese Researchers Achieve Stunning Quantum-Entanglement Record >>

* Robots that Paint Have Gotten Pretty Impressive >>
* China now taking 28% of Venezuela oil production to repay debt >>
* Energy Storage Projects to Replace Three Natural Gas Power Plants in California >>

* China will still push for more nuclear power to displace coal >>
* Oasis labs Privacy first blockchain that is 2–4 orders of magnitude faster than on-chain Ethereum >>
* Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ net worth tops $150B as he becomes richest person in modern history >>

* Single photon quantum transistor could be the basis for future billion qubit quantum computers >>
* Devs: This is another fine Mesh you’ve got us into, Microsoft >>
* Artificial intelligence will create as many jobs as it destroys, according to PwC >>

* We’ve found 12 new moons orbiting Jupiter – and one is probably doomed >>
* Jupiter’s Moon Total Hits 79 >>
* Elon Musk is at the center of an astonishing number of bizarre news stories and public feuds >>

* You can now get customized TED Talk recommendations in your inbox >>
* IBM’s Dario Gil will showcase quantum computing progress at Disrupt SF >>
* Delivering increased connectivity with our first private trans-Atlantic subsea cable >>

* The World Cup showed how VAR will shape soccer’s future >>
* An app that uses AI to help you improve your basketball shot just raised $4 million >>
* China sees sixfold surge in new companies with ‘blockchain’ in name >>

* 7 Skills That Aren’t About to Be Automated >>
* Research: We Take More Risks When We Compete Against Rivals >>
* Amazon workers on strike as Prime Day kicks off >>

* Sound waves uncover one quadrillion ton stash of Diamonds buried 100 miles beneath Earth’s surface >>
* Weird ‘wind drought’ means Britain’s turbines are at a standstill >>
* Adorable robotic plant holder moves closer to the sun when it needs more light and DANCES when it’s low on water >>

* Groundbreaking cochlear implant lets gerbils ‘hear’ light in study that could offer new hope for the deaf >>
* Chinese government start-up expands its plans to use powerful facial recognition technology to spy on ‘anyone, anywhere’ without them ever knowing >>
* Apple wants to save you from accidentally smashing your phone using ‘smart shock absorbers’ that pop out when the device is in free fall >>

* Rolls-Royce is coming out with a flying car >>
* How Slack has evolved >>
* World’s Most Cloned Dog Has 49 Copies of Itself >>

* Peelable circuits make it easy to Internet all the things >>
* ‘No Man’s Sky Next’ trailer previews upcoming multiplayer mode >>
* Beijing’s new Zaha Hadid-designed airport to showcase latest facial recognition technology >>

* UPS is testing an Amazon Key-style delivery program in New York >>
* Brexit vote: Government defeats EU customs union bid >>
* The Sonos Beam soundbar is now available >>

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