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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 5 August 2018

* Zopherus – Winner NASA’S 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge >>
* Patrick Stewart is returning to the role of Jean-Luc Picard for a new Star Trek series >>
* New Anti-Cancer Drug Put Cancers To Sleep In Mice — Permanently >>

* Hydrus VR Records Cinema-Quality 8K Virtual Reality Videos Underwater >>
* Here’s Where Voice Technology Is Headed in the Next Few Years >>
* Security world to hit Las Vegas for a week of hacking, cracking, fun >>

* New trailers: Venom, If Beale Street Could Talk, and more >>
* Databases and Blockchains, The Difference Is In Their Purpose And Design >>
* Engineers Use CRISPR to Create A New Species With Just One Chromosome >>

* DARPA wants Specialized, Real-time Reconfigurable Computing Hardware >>
* DARPA will fund 18 month experiments of potential AI breakthroughs >>
* DARPA wants to speed up computers by over 1000 times while using less power >>

* Virus shuts down factories of major iPhone component manufacturer TSMC >>
* Ankle Monitors Aren’t Humane. They’re Another Kind of Jail >>
* Facebook Dating will be a feature, not an app; here’s a peek >>

* Uptight robots that suddenly beg to stay alive are less likely to be switched off by humans >>
* How to set up a VPN on your phone >>
* Poor Cat Designs’ take on virtual personal shopping uses real people instead of AI >>

* In 5 years Lab Grown organs could start helping 115,000 in the US waiting for organs >>
* After SpaceX Starlink upgrading to terabit space satellite internet >>
* Rogue Exoplanet 12.7 times bigger than Jupiter is 20 light years away >>

* Carbon nanotube reinforced graphene is twice as tear resistant >>
* These 9 Astronauts Will Fly the 1st Flights on SpaceX and Boeing Spaceships >>
* Trump Hails Astronauts That Will Fly on SpaceX and Boeing Spaceships. And Space Force, Too? >>

* In Just One Week, NASA Will Launch a Spacecraft to ‘Touch the Sun’ >>
* A Mysterious, Powerful Force Is Flinging Radio Waves at Us from Deep Space >>
* “Artificial or Natural?” –Pulsing Signal of Unknown Origin Detected from the Far Reaches of the Cosmos >>

* Physicists Tied Laser Beams into Knots >>
* Reproduction predicts shorter telomeres and epigenetic age acceleration among young adult women >>
* Lamborghini’s high-performance Spyder turns physics into fun >>

* Vive, Google, Microsoft And More To Talk At VRX 2018 >>
* Scientists put a nuclear waste container through a demanding trip to see if the fuel would break >>
* The 8-year-olds hacking our voting machines >>

* How India fits into the global economy: It may not be China, but at least it isn’t Russia >>
* Rethinking Fast and Slow in Data Science >>
* 3 Big Trends Shaping the AI Ecosystem Right Now >>

* Is AI Taking Over Our Lives? >>
* SpaceX Will Be Ready to Transport Humans in April 2019, NASA Estimates >>
* 10 Years Too Early — On a Tech Career, Business, and Investing >>

* Google staff unhappy with plan to build search engine for China >>
* a16z Podcast: Earned Secrets with Ben Horowitz >>
* China plans additional tariffs on 5,207 items of U.S. products >>

* The greedy ways Apple got to $1 trillion >>
* Corporate America Cools On Blockchain. Gartner Sees ‘Disconnect Between Hype and Reality’ >>
* Security News This Week: Air Marshals Have Been Surveilling Civilians >>

* The Information War Is On. Are We Ready For It? >>
* Google Cloud Next Recap >>
* Why Giving Employees Autonomy Is So Important >>

* The Power of Minimum Viable Products(MVP’s) >>
* How Software Ate the Point of Sale >>
* Five Teams Designs for A 3d Printed Mars Habitat Challenge >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 4 August 2018

* Flexible Loudspeaker Made of Nanowires Will Stick to Your Skin and Play Music >>
* New Blood Test for Brain Injuries Returns Instant Results >>
* Mind-powered airships, male beauty salons and more >>

* Army will use lasers to cubesats for 50 times faster communication >>
* Google Maps now zooms out to a globe instead of a flat Earth >>
* This robotic coffee bar can prepare 3 drinks in 40 seconds >>

* Elon Musk Wants To Put An Arcade In Your Tesla >>
* Driver safety is ‘all talk’ with this AI real-time road coach >>
* Robots Are Renting Airbnbs To Get A Better Grip >>

* Meet The Astronauts Who Will Fly The First Private ‘space Taxis’ >>
* NASA names first astronauts for the inaugural commercial flights to the ISS >>
* Why AI Will Shift Decision-Making From the C-Suite to the Frontline >>

* Probe Memory Packs 138 Terabytes per Square Inch >>
* A View to the Cloud >>
* Using Artificial Intelligence To Fix Wikipedia’s Gender Problem >>

* Nutanix inks deal to swallow desktop apps-as-a-service cloud flinger >>
* Japan Space Agency will copy 2012 SpaceX Grasshopper rocket tests in 2019 >>
* Seaborg 100 MWe Molten Salt Reactor would fit on a regular truck and burn nuclear wast >>

* Robot Racecars Storm The Most Glamorous Hill In Motorsports >>
* Did ancient Mayan civilisation collapse because of a sudden drought? >>

* Lab-grown pig lungs are great news for the future of organ transplantation >>
* Sagewise pitches a service to verify claims and arbitrate disputes over blockchain transactions >>
* Will self-driving cars kill parking? >>

* Why the First Amendment may protect 3D-printed guns >>
* Remote control of the brain is coming: how will we use it? >>
* People with faster internet get less shut-eye because they give in to the temptation of late-night video games and social media use, reveals study >>

* Jeff Bezos ‘throws cash and staff’ at Blue Origin in bid to beat Elon Musk and Richard Branson >>
* Small dogs urinate higher up lamp posts to make themselves seem bigger >>
* Football teams secretly using AI to predict injuries before they occur >>

* The Coldest Place In Space Has Been Created. Next Challenge, Coldest Place In The Universe >>
* Canada’s new digital radio telescope is finding many Fast Radio Bursts as planned >>
* China space launch plans for 2020s and 2030s are to catch up to SpaceX reusable rockets >>

* Nkmos Wants To Turn All Your Devices Hands-free >>
* A Blueprint for Digital Companies’ Financial Reporting >>
* Facebook’s chief AI scientist says that Silicon Valley needs to work more closely with academia to build the future of artificial intelligence >>

* Machine Learning: From model to production using the cloud, Containers and DevOps >>
* MCubed early bird tickets? Here’s good news… AI cure for the summertime blues >>
* Bring your own pre-trained MXNet or TensorFlow models into Amazon SageMaker >>
* Use Amazon Mechanical Turk with Amazon SageMaker for supervised learning >>

* How Boeing’s Commercial CST-100 Starliner Spacecraft Works >>
* Take a Walk Through SpaceX’s Crew Dragon Spaceship >>

* Revising the Classical ‘Habitable Zone’ >>
* 170 Years Ago, a Monster Stellar Blast Hurled Gas at Record-Breaking Speed >>
* Andreessen-funded dYdX plans ‘short Ethereum’ token for haters >>

* How to Get Started in Machine Learning and Robotics >>
* Christopher Robin has been banned in China >>
* Scientists present concept for the elimination of traffic jams >>

* Researchers Create New Form of Light >>
* AI software market to hit $78B by 2025, here are the top applications for the technology >>
* A World-Leading Technologist on What the Year 2038 Will Look Like >>

* ISSUE 128: Stacking up the Cloud-Native Stack >>
* The Inevitable Forces That Will Shape Our Future with Kevin Kelly >>
* A World-Leading Technologist on What the Year 2038 Will Look Like >>

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