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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 4 September 2018

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* AI predicts a person’s choices before they have even made up their mind >>
* The ‘pac-man’ that could gobble up plastic from the Great Garbage Patch is ready for launch >>
* We have the power to halt evolution itself – should we use it? >>

* Computer the size of Euro coin; VoCore2 tiny computer can play tiny Doom >>
* Lioness gives birth to world’s first TEST-TUBE cubs >>

* AI powered listening posts are now helping to protect endangered elephants from poachers over 580-sq-miles in an African national park >>
* The US Army is making a laser-powered drone that can fly indefinitely >>

* AI scans satellite images and predicts how many residents are overweight based on parks, fast food stores and other buildings in the area >>
* Water meters must be compulsory in all households to cope with climate change, warns environment expert >>
* Lab-grown brain bits open windows to the mind — and a maze of ethical dilemmas >>

* Apple self driving car ‘in autonomous mode’ rear ended by a Nissan >>
* Plastic waste could power the cars of the future after a scientific breakthrough that turns rubbish into usable hydrogen fuel >>
* Original Content By TechCrunch >>

* NASA’s public CO2 challenge could help astronauts endure on Mars >>
* MIT Students Solve the Spaghetti Breaking Mystery That Stumped Richard Feynman >>
* Supreme Court to Rule Whether Pirate Streaming Damages Are Fair >>

* New Device Prints Using Sound Waves >>
* Scientists engineer way to prevent immune response to gene therapy in mice >>
* Japan’s Obayashi will have tiny cubsat test to learn about tethers for space elevators >>
* Scientists begin hunt for a door into the ‘dark sector’ of the universe that lies hidden from view >>

* Home of the Future will offer mesmerizing entertainment >>
* How the most neurotic people spend 41 minutes a day longer on chores >>
* Buzz Aldrin shames Neil Armstrong biopic for not showing planting of US flag >>
* Jaguar develops new self-driving car that looks at pedestrians at zebra crossings >>

* Superbridge over Gibraltar >>
* Superlong Tunnels now and in the near future >>
* How sickled red blood cells stick to blood vessels >>

* China’s Internet Obsesses Over Arrest of JD.com Founder Richard Liu >>
* High-flying people with large salaries are better at waiting for what they want, a study has found. >>
* Google at 20: how a search engine became a literal extension of our mind >>

* Jeff Bezos said he wanted to build ‘space hotels’ in his 1982 high school graduation speech >>
* New AI Tech Turning Heads in Video Manipulation >>
* The AI that could bring the dead back to life by creating ‘perfect’ lipsync videos (and it could also help spot fake videos online) >>

* Governments ‘Not on Track’ To Cap Temperatures at Below 2 Degrees: UN >>
* Point of no return for climate action is point when Geoengineering will start >>
* Artificial Intelligence Could Run The World Better Than Humans Ever Could >>

* Huawei’s new flagship smartphone now has a launch date >>
* Tesla’s Roadster prompts Koenigsegg to rethink its supercars >>
* Survival of the Richest >>

* America Is Moving Toward an Oligarchical Socialism >>
* The latest trailer for Universal Pictures’ “First Man” about Neil Armstrong is absolutely perfect >>
* China’s top 500 firms unveiled >>

* China sharing virus samples, WHO says >>
* Continuous Delivery: A Step Up From Continuous Integration >>
* Tackling the Risks of Prediction Machines >>

* Why Machine Learning Systems Are Non-Testable >>
* There Was A Strange Time In History When The US Had Its Mail Delivered By Missiles >>

* Google releases free AI tool to help companies identify child sexual abuse material >>
* Introduction to Integration Patterns >>
* New trailers: The Predator, True Detective, and more >>

* The best of IFA 2018; 8K, Alexa and one weird gaming rig >>
* Like Smartphone Vendors, Laptop OEMs Are Increasingly Moving To Near Bezel-Less Displays >>
* Frontiers >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 3 September 2018

September 3, 2018 Leave a comment

* New Artificial Intelligence Does Something Extraordinary — It Remembers >>
* Are Pig Organs Safe to Transplant Into Humans? Now We Have A Way To Find Out >>
* ‘Sonic’ Attacks On US Embassy Staff Could Have Been Weaponised Microwave Radiation >>

* Artificial intelligence spots obesity from space >>
* Tesla, software and disruption >>
* This new AI can track 200 eye movements to determine your personality traits >>

* Here’s How Singapore Solved It’s Housing Crisis >>
* Recommended Reading: AI the music producer >>

* Human intelligence and AI are vastly different — so let’s stop comparing them >>
* What Your Sleep Reveals About Your Personality >>
* China’s reform and opening up creates three major opportunities for Africa >>

* The future is here! Russia successfully tests exosuit enabling wearer to shoot machine gun 1-handed >>
* Reaction Pre-cooled Engines could deliver reusable hypersonic planes by 2025 >>
* How America Killed Transit >>

* China begins urgent visa reissue service for foreigners who lose passports >>
* China takes lead in 5G and AI technologies >>
* Jaunt Shows Off New Augmented Reality 360-degree Full Body Selfies >>

* Fly A Drone With These Epson Moverio AR Glasses >>
* Japan starts space elevator experiments >>
* Military robots are getting smaller and more capable >>

* Facebook’s AI Just Set A New Record In Translation And Why It Matters >>
* The Future Will Be Full Of Bullshit Jobs, And Other Facts >>
* ‘Happiness Tech’ Is On the Rise. Is It Working? >>

* The ‘Whitening’ of Asian Americans >>
* The Online Gig Economy’s ‘Race to the Bottom’ >>
* I grew up in a house that shared one phone charger — and survived >>

* How to Build a Culture of Continuous Testing in Your Organization >>
* Serverless Microservice Patterns for AWS >>
* Are you using the term ‘AI’ incorrectly? >>

* Stunning anti-ageing breakthrough could see humans live to 150 and regenerate organs by 2020 ‘for the price of a coffee a day’ >>
* Earth is set for BIG FREEZE as sun goes BLANK for majority of 2018 >>
* AI to ‘bring dead BACK to life’ with human REPLICAS in shock new 3D technology >>

* Why feature weights in a machine learning model are meaningless >>
* Getting Laid Off In Tech The Myth of Upper Middle-Class Security >>
* The Problem With Machine Learning In Healthcare >>

* Jenkins Configuration as Code: Look Ma, No Hands >>
* Introduction to Integration Patterns >>
* The Evolution of Systems Integration >>

* Stop future proofing software >>
* Serverless Best Practices >>
* Weed-killing robots use fewer pesticides on farms and food >>

* The Future Of Nuclear Engines >>
* China claims ‘great breakthroughs’ with rocket technology that could give it an edge in a high altitude fight >>
* The world’s oldest piece of solid cheese was found in an Egyptian tomb — and it reveals how important cheese was in human history >>

* Everything that’s wrong with the computers and laptops that Apple sells >>
* ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ puts spotlight on region’s inequalities >>
* How Linux’s Kernel Developers ‘Make C Less Dangerous’ >>

* One extra week to apply for Startup Battlefield Africa 2018 >>
* Is Windows Coming To Chromebooks? >>
* Is Chrome OS Threatening Windows? >>

* YouTube Download Sites Are the Biggest Piracy Threat To Music Industry, Industry Figures Say >>
* The State of Agile Software in 2018 >>
* Opinion: can-i-please-have-some-agile >>

* How to clean up your computer’s embarrassingly messy desktop >>
* Gender differences in “achievement motivation” may explain part of gender pay gap >>
* US Military looking at open ended hypersonic weapons development >>

* Struggling to multitask? Your brain might have hit full capacity >>
* CERN’s Pioneering Mini-accelerator Passes First Test >>

* Sony’s new HX99 compact camera does things your smartphone can’t >>
* Huawei launches advanced 7-nanometre smartphone chip ahead of Apple, Samsung >>

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