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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 30 November 2018

November 29, 2018 Leave a comment

* AWS re:Invent 2018 >>
* AWS re:Invent 2018 Recordings >>

* AWS is bringing the cloud on prem with Outposts >>
* Amazon Unveils Elastic Inference, FSx for Windows File Server, Inferentia, Self-driving Racing League DeepRacer, SageMaker Ground Truth, and Outposts >>
* Amazon’s plan to capture space data: Firm launches web service ground stations >>
* Amazon Wants You to Code the AI Brain for This Little Car >>
* Amazon debuts a scale model autonomous car to teach developers machine learning >>
* Amazon Textract brings intelligence to OCR >>
* AWS launches Security Hub to help customers manage security & compliance >>
* AWS boss insists Amazon will have dumped Oracle database by end of 2019 >>
* Announcing Ruby Support for AWS Lambda >>

* Potential arthritis treatment prevents cartilage breakdown >>
* Mars 2020 landing site offers unique opportunities >>
* CeBIT, World’s Largest IT Conference, Canned >>

* LG patents ‘hexacamera’ 16 lenses that can create 3D images and cut people out of your photos >>
* 4 Days of Intensive Therapy Can Reverse OCD for Years >>
* Easyship, a Stripe for global e-commerce shipping, raises $4M >>

* In China, your car could be talking to the government >>
* Fruity, woody, or minty! ‘Digital smells’ sent via electrodes placed inside your nose could let you transmit ODOURS in messaging and dating apps >>
* The First Frontier for Medical AI Is the Pathology Lab >>
* Why Alphabet’s Glucose Sensor Failed >>

* Scientists in the U.S. and Japan Get Serious About Low-Energy Nuclear Reactions >>
* Good news in the fight to stop one of the world’s oldest diseases >>
* Microsoft wins $480M military contract to outfit soldiers with HoloLens AR tech >>

* Three kinds of corporate mediocrity >>
* The Future 100: 2019 >>
* What will be hot for Cisco in 2019? Software, SD-WAN, security, high-speed data-centre networking >>

* IBM Aims To Meld AI With Human Resources With Watson Suite >>
* AI faithfully recreates paintings with the help of 3D printing >>
* Nubia’s latest gaming phone comes with up to 10GB of RAM >>

* The next watchOS update will reportedly include the ECG app >>
* A new way to provide cooling without power >>
* MIT continues progress toward greenhouse gas reductions >>

* The hidden messages sent between Earth’s polar regions revealed >>
* Hope for tackling miscarriages, stillbirths and premature as scientists grow ‘mini-placentas’ for future trials >>
* AR technology helps the blind navigate by making objects ‘talk >>

* Security Sci-Fi, AWS Toys, Quantum Ledger, and Insecurity in Software in Hardware >>
* We May Soon Be Able To See the First, Supergiant Stars in the Universe >>
* CubeSats Deliver at Mars >>
* Landing on Mars Really Messes with Your Work Schedule >>

* Senator Seeks Assurances on JWST and WFIRST Funding >>
* FCC License Application Sheds Light on SpaceX Vehicle Testing Plans >>
* Breaking Through to Next Levels of Technology >>

* Ep. 507: From Fiction to Fact : Ion Drive >>
* Peter Zeihan Makes Bad Predictions With Bad Premises >>
* SpaceX Super Heavy Starship has Breakthrough Design Improvements >>

* Forget DeepFakes. This robo-Rembrant with AI for brains is not bad at knocking off paintings >>
* Bezos and Musk Will Both be Trillionaires in the Space Internet Age >>
* Turn Industrial Machines into Innovation Machines with AWS IoT >>

* Making AI algorithms crazy fast using chips powered by light >>
* Best VPN services of 2018: Reviews and buying advice >>

* Gene therapy eases Parkinson’s symptoms by rewiring parts of the brain >>
* What’s the Fastest 100 Meter Dash a Human Can Run? >>
* Miniature placentas grown in lab give positive pregnancy test result >>

* Why our hair grows in some places and not others >>
* Video: Introducing the world’s first ‘self-driving hotel suite’ that could revolutionise travel >>
* Freeze-dried Polio Vaccine >>

* Agtech startup Imago AI is using computer vision to boost crop yields >>
* MWM Immersive is finally combining virtual reality and location-based immersive theater >>
* Edtech unicorn Udacity lays off 125 people in global strategy shift >>

* Europe’s ride-hailing companies aren’t scared of Uber >>
* NASA To Announce First Commercial ‘Moon Partnerships’ >>
* Work safely in the cloud with Chrome Enterprise >>

* Do Brain Waves Conduct Neural Activity Like a Symphony? >>
* Scientists warn the world’s food systems are ‘failing us’ as emissions speed up climate change and put crops at greater risk from extreme weather >>
* How to put your robot vacuum to work as a personal bartender >>

* Measuring cancer cell “fitness” reveals drug susceptibility >>
* AI-enabled fire hydrants keep an ear out for pipe leaks >>
* The Next Fifteen Years With SpaceX, Mars and Space >>

* The Ultimate Guide To Starting Your First IoT Project >>
* ML-Enabled Robots in Agricultural Farms >>
* Beginner’s Guide: Image Recognition And Deep Learning >>

* The Anti-Transformation Transformation of Agile and DevOps >>
* Leading the Transformation – Stories from the Trenches >>
* Amazon’s next healthcare move is software that can mine medical records >>

* a16z Podcast: The Internet Is His Religion >>
* a16z Video: When Software Eats the Real (Estate) World >>

* NeurIPS | 2018 Dec 2nd-8th, 2018 >>
* Hacking inner peace >>
* Disrupt Berlin 2018 kicks off >>

* ‘Scientists are now very sure that the babies really were gene-edited’ >>
* US Army to use Microsoft’s Hololens for combat missions >>
* Prehistoric whales used to simply suck their food out of the ocean >>

* China to set up evaluation system to better business climate >>
* J-11 fighter jets prepare for night flight >>

* Amazon wants to get Alexa into your car >>
* Amazon makes lift-and-shift play for Windows File, Lustre workloads >>
* AWS launches Amazon Forecast to make time series predictions easier >>
* Amazon SageMaker now comes with new capabilities for accelerating machine learning experimentation >>
* Semantic Segmentation algorithm is now available in Amazon SageMaker >>
* Introducing Amazon Translate Custom Terminology >>
* Introducing medical language processing with Amazon Comprehend Medical >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 29 November 2018

November 28, 2018 Leave a comment

* Luminar and Volvo Show Off High-Res, Long-Range Lidar >>
* SpaceX Will Launch 64 Satellites Tomorrow >>
* To Crack the Toughest Optimization Problems, Just Add Lasers >>

* Scientists Melt Gold at Room Temperature >>
* AWS launches a base station for satellites as a service >>
* Hackers leaked NSA hacking tools to quietly hijack thousands of computers >>

* AWS goes blockchain: Cloud giant announces two distributed ledger services >>
* Software Quality as a Competitive Differentiator >>

* North Sea Deployment Shows How Quadruped Robots Can Be Commercially Useful >>
* Elon Musk Says Life on Mars Will Be Very Hard >>
* Google Fi wireless service now works with iPhones and most Android phones, but there’s a catch >>

* YouBionic adds creepy hands to SpotMini, the creepy robot dog >>
* AWS announced Glacier Deep Archive to replace tape archives >>
* New Zealand blocks wireless carrier from using Huawei equipment >>

* Google’s Sundar Pichai will face Congress next week >>
* Phiar raises $3 million for an AR navigation app for drivers >>
* Why We Need to Audit Algorithms >>

* Elon Musk’s Boring Company nixes one L.A. tunnel, moves onto next project >>
* YouTube big clue that $12-a-month Premium service is headed for extinction after eight months >>
* Intelligent framework aims to optimize data transfer in 5G networks >>

* Is Employee Engagement Just a Reflection of Personality? >>
* Four short links: 28 November 2018 >>
* Minority Report: AI studies CCTV to predict violent crimes BEFORE they happen will be rolled out in UK >>

* Horizon: The first open source reinforcement learning platform for large-scale products and services >>
* SpaceX’s Next Launch Will Spark a Space Internet Showdown >>
* CRISPR scientist says another woman is pregnant with an edited embryo >>

* China leaves Huawei founder off honor roll marking 40 years of economic success >>
* Luminar and Volvo use LiDAR to figure out pedestrian activity >>
* Waymo reportedly returns safety drivers to its autonomous cars >>

* YouTube Will Remove All Pop-up Annotations on January 15 >>
* Audi and Disney are creating media for self-driving cars >>
* Lasers could take 3-D printing to next level >>

* Facebook Gaming launches charity livestreams >>
* 5G Will Cover Roughly 1.5 Billion People By 2024, Researchers Say >>
* Disney and Google expand strategic relationship >>

* Average American Family Emits Over Four Hot Air Balloon Volumes of CO2 per Year >>
* Old Lunar Data Gets New Life, With Help From Seismologists >>
* How super rich companies harm us all — and try to cover it up >>

* New research finds there is no “right thing” to say when you want to be supportive >>
* Australia to build a pirate-proof fence: Brace yourselves, Google >>
* Hubble’s First Picture After Returning to Service. The Telescope is Fully Operational Again with Three Working Gyros >>

* InSight Deploys its Solar Cells, Prepared for Surface Operations on Mars! >>
* Astronomy Cast Ep. 507: From Fiction to Fact : Ion Drive >>
* ‘Massage parlour’ location looks like Amazon stealth-testing secret new wireless network >>
* California Battery and EV Car Mandates Will Help Tesla Reach $1 trillion by 2030 >>

* Using Google Drive: Your Guide to Cloud Storage >>
* Fearful of bias, Google blocks gender-based pronouns from new AI tool >>
* I worked in the prison system for 5 years. Here’s what it does to a person. >>

* CO2 emissions RISE for the first time in four years >>
* Some honeybees have four parents or no mother – and we don’t know why >>
* Inside the Plans for Chinese Mega-Collider That Will Dwarf the LHC >>

* Smart Meters Speed Showers >>
* Could the fountain of youth be found in antibiotics? The drugs may EXTEND your life by culling older cells that have lost the ability to divide >>
* The Insect Apocalypse Is Here >>

* China Plans to Build a Deep Sea Base Run Entirely by AI >>
* Biologists discover an unusual hallmark of aging in neurons >>

* AI system may accelerate search for cancer discoveries >>
* Gene therapy for blood disorders >>

* ‘Internet of electricity’ and zero-carbon molecules will help decarbonise Europe >>
* Artificial joint restores wrist-like movements to forearm amputees >>
* Scientists develop minimally invasive brain probe >>

* Paving the way: An accelerator on a microchip >>
* Researchers create first model of how plastic waste moves in the environment >>
* Rumored 8K multi-aspect sensor could point to 4K super camera >>

* Researchers Create Algorithm for Shifting the Center of Gravity in 3D Printed Objects >>
* VW wants to ensure EVs are delivering your packages >>
* Unagi’s high-end electric scooter is a mix of design and power >>

* Socket To Me >>
* Zepeto Is the Avatar-Based Social Network for Teens That’s Dominating the App Store >>
* Instagram is now using AI to describe photos for users with visual impairments >>

* Virtual Desktop (Mobile) Review: The Best Way To Access Your PC From Oculus Go >>
* Hackers are using leaked NSA hacking tools to quietly hijack thousands of computers >>
* AWS launches Amazon Forecast to make time series predictions easier >>

* Amazon debuts a scale model autonomous car to teach developers machine learning >>
* Achieving the first milestone in your IoT led transformation roadmap >>
* AWS announces new Inferentia machine learning chip >>

* The Ultimate Guide To Starting Your First Iot Project >>
* Swarms Of Drones Can Now Plant Trees In Areas Devastated By Fires >>
* Humans Teamed up With a New Kind of AI to Crush a Notoriously Difficult Video Game >>

* Language Server Protocol (LSP) support for vim & neovim, featured as VSCode >>
* DevOps to get more exciting in 2019 >>
* DevOps: Principles, Practices, and the DevOps Engineer Role >>

* Unrepentant Chinese scientist He Jiankui apologises for sparking global controversy, but says he is proud of his achievement >>
* Japan eyes stealth fighters, vessel upgrades amid concerns over China’s growing clout >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 28 November 2018

November 27, 2018 Leave a comment

* NASA’s Insight lander delivers its first clear photo from Mars >>
* CRISPR Gene Engineered Human Babies Immune to HIV, Smallpox and Cholera >>
* Rise of China and Strictly Business Competition in the World >>

* How ‘creativity sprints’ can get your creative brain going >>
* Netflix will create a ‘story universe’ based on the work of Roald Dahl >>
* How democracy ends: a review and reevaluation >>

* AI snaps business titan jaywalking >>
* Here are 6 ways Google tricks you into letting it track your location >>
* AWS will keep your traffic on-cloud – for a fee, of course >>

* Amazon Web Services begins using more efficient ARM-based server chips >>
* Self-Driving Volvo Trucks Ready to Work the Mines >>
* AWS Transit Gateway helps customers understand their entire network >>

* AI that can tell how old people REALLY are from a photograph >>
* Can personality be measured? >>
* Introducing Dynamic Training for deep learning with Amazon EC2 >>

* Intelligent Automation Technologies To Have Most Impact On Digital Businesses in 2019 >>
* DevOps Institute’s 2019 “Upskilling: Enterprise DevOps Skills Report” survey >>
* Technical Debt Will Kill Your Agile Dreams https://dzone.com/articles/measuring-technical-debt >>

* InSight Mission Shows That CubeSats Can Relay Messages From Deep Space https://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/aerospace/satellites/marco-demonstrate-that-cubesats-can-get-the-job-done-in-deep-space? >>
* Red Hat Injects DevOps Flexibility into RHEL 8 https://devops.com/red-hat-injects-devops-flexibility-into-rhel-8/ >>
* Amazon May Be Hiding Its Plans to Test New Wireless Tech >>

* My 2025 Predictions — Beat That! >>
* Google removes gendered pronouns from Gmail’s Smart Compose to avoid AI bias >>
* Artificial Neural Networks Handbook: Part 4 >>

* The first global drone standards have been revealed >>
* Microsoft’s multi-factor authentication service goes down for second week in a row >>
* Laser-driven electron accelerator fits on a microchip >>

* Inside the Lab Training Genome Surgeons to Fight Disease >>
* Lime launches electric-assist bikes in its first UK city >>
* How ServiceNow saved a British bank 1,000 man-hours a month >>

* First Cubesats to Visit Another Planet Will End Mars Mission Today >>
* If someone wants to create gene-edited babies, who would stop them? >>
* Amazon’s own ‘Machine Learning University’ now available to all developers >>

* Rats can make friends with robot rats and will rescue them when stuck >>
* Red Hat acquires hybrid cloud data management service NooBaa >>
* Biologists discover an unusual hallmark of aging in neurons >>

* NBCUniversal is using machine learning to make ads more relevant >>
* Recapping the TechCrunch China Shenzhen 2018 event >>
* ‘Fortnite’ now has over 200 million players >>

* Superglue-Style Hydrogel Could Help Eliminate Joint Pain >>
* Lime begins its UK push with dockless e-bikes >>
* Newly found deep-sea microbes that gobble up greenhouse gases could fight global warming and one day clean up OIL SPILLS >>

* First cross-river bridge on Lhasa-Nyingchi section of Sichuan-Tibet Railway starts track laying >>
* The first human farmers continued to forage a wide diet from nature >>
* Would a Universal Genetic Database Be a Crime-Solving Wonder, Or an Orwellian Nightmare? >>

* Forbes: the World in 2033 >>
* Chaos at the US border in Mexico >>
* book | Architects of Intelligence >>

* When Our Sun Blows Up It’s Probably Gonna Get Sand Everywhere >>
* 950-Mile-Long Cloud Spotted Over Martian Volcano. And It Has Staying Power >>
* This Mars Landing Touchdown Dance by NASA InSight Engineers Is Absolutely EPIC! >>

* If at first you don’t succeed, you may well be Cisco: WebEx patch needs its own patch >>
* Elon Musk: Ticket to Mars will cost about $200,000 >>
* China’s Making Bigger Third Aircraft Carrier >>

* Survey Says: Digital Transformation is Hard >>
* The DevOps Role: Not a One-Person Job >>
* IBM Allies with ServiceNow to Bridge DevOps Divide with ITIL >>

* Inside Mission Control As NASA’s InSight Attempts Mars Landing (360 Video) >>
* Scientists spot water in a planet’s atmosphere 129 light-years away >>
* Some rare fathers pass on an extra kind of DNA to their children >>

* Genome ‘blueprint’ Could Reveal New Ways To Fight Mosquitoes >>
* Designer Mice May Lead To Better Kidney Damage Treatments >>
* Amazon launches a cloud-based robotics testing platform >>

* Facebook’s YouTube competitor is pivoting to older audiences as teens tune out and publishers balk >>
* AWS Global Accelerators helps customers manage traffic across zones >>
* Tiny chip implanted in brain lets paralyzed patients type text messages with their thoughts >>

* DevSecOps: Integrating OWASP ZAP With GitLab and Calliope.pro >>
* The Right Way To Govern AI >>
* The Anti-Transformation Transformation of Agile and DevOps >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 27 November 2018

November 26, 2018 Leave a comment

* Chinese scientist claims he edited babies’ genes with CRISPR >>
* NASA To Land Probe On Mars Today — Here’s How To Watch And What To Read >>
* Robotic ‘Deep Sea Atlantis’ built by China world’s first fully automated underwater research station >>

* China is developing its own $9 BILLION GPS system >>
* Lavatory analysis of urine, detecting warning signs of cancer and diabetes >>
* Smarter AI—machine learning without negative data >>

* I Compiled a List of Tech’s “Next Big Things” So You Wouldn’t Have to >>
* Amazon launches a cloud-based robotics testing platform >>
* All humans are descended from just two people, scientists claim >>

* Incepting Sight? This Brain Implant Lets Blind Patients “See” Letters >>
* LG imagines a smartphone with no less than 16 camera lenses >>
* 8 DevOps Trends to Be Aware of in 2019 >>

* Can We Avoid the Potential Dangers of AI, Robots and Big Tech Companies? >>
* UK police wants AI to stop violent crime before it happens >>
* Breakdown of brain’s autopilot mode may explain Parkinson’s disease >>

* MoonBot Kit Does Sophisticated Vision That’s Both Easy and Cheap >>
* TRAPPIST-1 Planet May Be Wet and Life-Friendly >>
* Test and Measurement Is a Major Hurdle for 5G >>

* Inside the Lab Training Genome Surgeons to Fight Disease >>
* Microsoft dethrones Apple as the most valuable US company >>
* a16z Podcast: The IQ and EQ of Robots >>

* Revolutionary scalpel costing £380 helps patients heal quicker and reduces scarring >>
* World’s fastest shark speeding toward extinction >>
* The nuclear threat is rising. Europe cannot just stand and watch >>

* Russia may fine Google for failing to remove banned websites >>
* Amazon making freely available the same machine learning courses it uses for own engineers >>
* GM cuts workers and plants as it shifts focus to electric vehicles >>

* Volvo’s self-driving trucks will haul limestone from a mine >>
* Amazon closes its restaurant delivery service in London >>
* Corvus Insurance lands $$ to turn sensor data into actionable info for its food and pharma customers >>

* China’s Cashless Economy Threatens To Leave Its Elderly — and Their Money — Behind >>
* Microsoft details the causes of its recent multi-factor authentication meltdown >>
* Electronic Glove Mimics Skin To Give Robots A Light Touch >>

* Airlines Face Crack Down on Use of ‘Exploitative’ Algorithm That Splits Up Families on Flights >>
* US movie-goers vote Back To The Future as most-wanted reboot >>
* Astronomy Picture of the Day; Rocket Launch as Seen from the Space Station >>

* Chinese scientist who claims he made CRISPR babies is under investigation >>
* Experts condemn Chinese scientists who claim to have edited the DNA of twins to give them immunity to HIV >>
* China baby gene editing claim ‘dubious’ >>
* We’re in the dark: Chinese health officials unaware of research on ‘world’s first gene-edited babies’ >>

* Virtual Desktop Is Coming To Oculus Go & Gear VR This Thursday >>
* Xbox Is Well-Poised To Dominate VR Next Generation >>
* Graphcore’s new AI chips are the best-looking server processors you’ll never see >>

* This company created a high-tech solution to a 2,500-year-old problem >>
* Healthcare: 5 AI Trends to Watch for in 2019 >>
* Building a Location-based App with React Native >>

* Implementing Google’s Pagerank Algorithm >>
* Smart Audit: Using AI in International Trade >>
* Continuous Documentation With Antora and Travis >>

* Orchestrating Microservices: A Guide for Architects >>
* Economics of Disaggregated Architectures >>
* Thoughts on Loosely-Coupled Architecture >>

* Chinese commercial space startup develops AI satellites >>
* Fujian Jinhua Integrated Circuit Co’s plan to start full-scale production at US$6 billion plant is now in tatters after US slammed the door >>
* Traditional Chinese Medicine today: Still evolving after 5,000 years >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 26 November 2018

November 26, 2018 Leave a comment

* Clash of retail titans: Why China’s Singles’ Day and US Black Friday differ so much >>
* Beijing plans an AI Atlantis for the South China Sea – without a human in sight >>
* Warner Bros and Universal want to debut movies on TV >>

* Chinese apps can be use to fend off boredom and nosy relatives over the holidays >>
* What are your predictions for the next 10 years for our daily lives? >>
* Airlines Face Crack Down On Use Of ‘exploitative’ Algorithm That Splits Up Families On Flights >>

* In the future when most jobs will be performed or replaced by A.I., will the human race go on a permanent vacation or be permanently retired? >>
* How high-tech toilets could soon be tracking your every movement >>
* The Very Human Future of TV in an Age of AI >>

* Can The Police Remotely Drive Your Stolen Car Into Custody? >>
* Mars probe faces daunting challenge to land safely >>
* Get Ready for InSight Mars Landing’s ‘6 Minutes of Terror’ >>

* Time and Space May Be Perceived by a Common Brain System >>
* The human brain has two internal clocks that allow you to see the future, new research says >>
* New brain region ‘could be what makes humans unique’ >>

* Two Years, Four Nanodegree Programs, and a New Career! >>
* Microsoft delivered Xbox One X with Battlefield V via skydiver — video >>
* Tech giants offer empty apologies because users can’t quit >>

* New US report says that climate change could cost nearly $500B per year by 2090 >>
* US toughest biometric privacy law is facing a challenge from Six Flags >>
* DevOps Hits Adolescence – what’s next? >>

* Novel machine learning technique for simulating the every day task of dressing >>
* US Navy Will Develop Hypersonic Submarine Launched Weapons >>
* Drones Deliver Transplant Organs Between Hospitals >>

* US Navy flexes with 2 carriers near China as report warns that Beijing’s missiles could sink them >>
* China’s mysterious H-20 bomber has a nuclear mission, but that’s got nothing on its real threat >>
* China matches Nato in information arms race with deal for ‘Ferrari of war room software’ >>
* Cost of US Wars on Terror at $6 trillion in 2019 and $7 trillion in 2023 >>

* Revealed: faulty medical implants harm patients around world >>
* Solstar Seeks Strategic Investor for WiFi in Space >>
* In Ten Years: The Future of AI and ML >>

* China’s destructive laser rifle has a half-mile range >>
* New Brain Implant Could Translate Paralyzed People’s Thoughts Into Speech >>
* Elon Musk Accelerating Development of the Super Heavy Spaceship >>

* See How AI Can Turn Almost Any Surface Into a User Interface >>
* An intermediary between qubits provides basis for control and scaling >>
* The Milky Way’s Central Black Hole is a Hot Spot for Astrophysics >>

* The Government’s Role in the Rise of Lab-Grown Meat >>
* Glimpses of China’s parallel tech universe >>
* UK parliament seizes cache of internal Facebook documents to further privacy probe >>

* Secrets of 13 of the world’s most productive people >>
* Alphabet’s Cybersecurity Group Touts Its New Open Source Private VPN >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 24 November 2018

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* Amazing time-lapse video of a rocket launch… seen from space! >>
* Graphene generators could let you recharge a phone with your breath >>
* Smart mini-backpacks for chickens can monitor their welfare on farms >>

* The future of work won’t be about college degrees, it will be about job skills >>
* Scientists just found a previously unknown part of the human brain >>
* DevOps Philosophies With James Martin >>

* NASA closes call for small payloads to study the surface of the Moon >>
* Trauma in childhood leads to empathy in adulthood >>
* Phoning ET: Contest Asks Students to Craft Message to Aliens >>

* Drinking tea or coffee during pregnancy REDUCES baby size >>
* Sick ants stay clear of their co-workers to stop disease spreading >>
* Amazon pay accepted here? aims to use its digital wallet system in physical stores, challenge to Apple Pay >>

* Smart toilets that track the content of your faeces are ‘desperately needed’ >>
* Ancient 2,000lb ‘megaherbivores’ died out 50,000 years ago because climate change decimated their habitat >>
* SaaS: It’s Advantages, The Past, and The Future: 2018 Insights >>

* Developing Your Vision of the Future >>
* Kurzweil Interviews Minsky : Is Singularity Near? >>
* Overstock is officially pivoting to blockchain >>

* Get a Room – A Mobile Room >>
* Scalable Forecasts for IoT in the Cloud >>
* Back to the Future – the reboot everybody wants but no one thinks is a good idea >>

* NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Probe Just Hit Another Milestone >>
* Ford launching a huge robo-taxi service in 2021 at half the price of UBER >>
* Europe’s Vision of a Future Moon Base. Made out of Moon Dust. >>

* This cleaning robot can clean its own mop and dodge dog poo >>
* Scientists discover a tiny hidden region in the brain that is UNIQUE to humans and could help cure Parkinson’s and motor neurone disease >>
* Do You Need to Take Digestive Enzymes? >>

* US is warning other countries against using Huawei’s 5G tech >>
* Internet Of Things: Mit Sloan School Of Management Online Short Course >>
* NTT DoCoMo and Mitsubishi hit fastest 5G in-car speeds yet >>

* New 3D body scanner uses 40 times less radiation than PET scans >>
* Panasonic and Tesla Could Upgrade Model S and X batteries in 2019 >>
* China Exporting Cheap Jets With Anti-Stealth Plane Radar >>

* Self-Assembled Carbon Nanotube Antennas for Solar Power Revolution >>
* Some notes about HTTP/3 >>
* Nokia shakes up its leadership to focus on 5G >>

* NASA Sets Date For First Uncrewed SpaceX Rocket Launch >>
* Chemo-free cancer treatment could exploit our body’s natural cell recycling system >>
* NASA teases trips to Mars, the Moon in new video >>

* Stopping Cancer Cells in Their Tracks >>
* Inside the plans for Chinese mega-collider that will dwarf the LHC >>
* Astronomers spot another star that flickers like Tabby’s star >>
* NASA’s InSight Lander Will Look Inside Mars Like Never Before. Here’s Why. >>
* NASA Sets Date For First Uncrewed SpaceX Rocket Launch >>

* Have you got a “self-actualised” personality? A new test brings Maslow’s ideas into the 21st century >>
* Mobile networks are killing Wi-Fi for speed around the world >>
* First diode for mag­netic fields >>

* niTROn Blockchain Conference Will Explore Solutions and Blockchain Future >>
* HAL 9000 for 2021 – A Narrow AI Agent for Managing a Facility >>
* European EcoSwing Builds First Full Scale Superconductor Wind Turbine >>

* Elon Musk is the Most Important Person Alive Today >>
* FCC Approves SpaceX, Telesat, LeoSat and Kepler Internet Constellations >>
* Here’s Why NASA’s InSight Will Land on a ‘Boring’ Part of Mars >>

* Wanted: The ‘perfect babysitter.’ Must pass AI scan for respect and attitude. >>
* Everything coming to Netflix in December — and what’s leaving >>
* Researchers Have Developed a Potential Blood Test for Autism >>

* Exclusive first look: Google’s futuristic new Mountain View ‘dome’ campus takes shape (Video) >>
* Using Machine Learning to Create Fake Fingerprints >>
* Poorest dying nearly ten years younger than the rich in “deeply worrying” trend >>

* New blood test can detect ovarian cancer in its early stages >>
* Ants take sick days! Bugs infected with a deadly fungus steer clear of their co-workers >>
* LG reveals self-driving smart shopping cart that can follow you around the store and even keep an eye on your spending >>

* NASA astronauts begin training in Elon Musk’s SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule – complete with ‘Stormtrooper’ suits >>
* Nokia reshuffles management with focus on 5G market >>
* New diploma in cyber security to address skills shortage >>

* MIT hosts China Summit, additional gatherings in Beijing >>
* Weird Science: Meet Affetto, the expressive android >>
* Amazon Rekognition announces updates to its face detection, analysis, and recognition capabilities >>

* Scientists may have found a way to treat cancer without chemotherapy by replicating our body’s own self-destruct system >>
* ‘We are not robots’: Thousands of Amazon workers across Europe are striking on Black Friday >>
* BMW to offer an Uber-style taxi service in China from December >>

* Subtle Stressors Making Women Want to Leave Engineering >>
* Sticky hydrogel could revolutionize knee surgery >>
* LG hints at foldable plans by trademarking ‘Flex,’ ‘Foldi’ and ‘Duplex’ >>

* Chinese facial recognition system confuses bus ad with a jaywalker >>
* Experts claim the only way to improve privacy rights over our DNA is for us ALL to share our genes in a huge database >>
* Time to break academic publishing’s stranglehold on research >>

* Ancient hippo-like reptile was a giant to rival the dinosaurs >>
* Watch the Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor in All Its Glory >>
* What Happens to the Brain in Zero Gravity? >>

* Get Ready for InSight Mars Landing’s ‘6 Minutes of Terror’ >>
* The World Needs to Quit Coal. Why Is It So Hard? >>
* Costly Raising of Argentine Submarine May Not Yield Answers or Bodies, Experts Say >>

* A Chinese Startup May Have Cracked Solid-State Batteries >>
* Get a full year of Hulu for just 99 cents per month >>
* $4 Billion Moon Water Mining Operation for $2.4 Billion Per Year Business >>

* Our new column from inside Amazon: ‘They treat us as disposable’ >>
* UK to get self-driving buses and taxis by 2021 >>
* New Research Suggests Optimism for HIV/AIDS >>

* Why is Warehouse Automation So Important for AI Professionals? >>
* Real-Time Machine Learning With TensorFlow in Data Collector >>
* Artificial Creativity; Impressive Caricatures Drawn By AI >>

* How to Deal with Uncertainty >>
* U.K. Economy Is Growing — But Its Energy Use Is Shrinking >>
* The Age of Compliance >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 23 November 2018

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* SpaceX says its crew rocket is ready for January test flight >>
* Milton Keynes, the Model Town Building Itself Around Self-Driving Cars >>
* Trouble With Trusting AI to Interpret Police Body-Cam Video >>

* An Airplane With No Moving Parts >>
* Star-trek inspired ‘ion propulsion’ plane engine with no moving parts is unveiled by MIT >>
* Electric zero-emissions plane raises hopes for eco-friendly air travel >>

* Beijing to Judge Every Resident Based on Behavior by End of 2020 >>
* Thirty-Third AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-19) >>
* Have Astronomers Found Another “Alien Megastructure” Star? >>

* Paralyzed Individuals Operate Tablet with Brain Implant >>
* China Gears Up for Ambitious Landing on the Moon’s Far Side >>
* Innovation War Means Using SpaceX Approach for 20X R&D Productivity >>

* ‘Robo-Nose’ Made From Mouse Cells Could Replace K-9 Officers >>
* How UPS uses AI to outsmart bad weather >>
* Google’s Duplex is Rolling Out To Small Group Of Pixel Owners >>

* Diabetes can be diagnosed by simply shining a light on your skin >>
* Behold, The World’s First Fully 3d Printed Motorbike! >>
* Microsoft’s Android launcher now tracks your digital health >>

* Chongqing opens first 5G experimental area >>
* NASA’s Mars lander to touch down in five days >>

* Scientists may have figured out what rats and dogs dream about >>
* World’s smallest dinosaur: 110 million-year-old sparrow-sized raptor >>
* WhatsApp will automatically rank your friends in order of how often you chat with them >>

* Astronomers Find One of the Sun’s Sibling Stars. Born From the Same Solar Nebula Billion of Years Ago >>
* Astronomers Detect Water in the Atmosphere of a Planet 179 Light-Years Away >>
* NASA Studying Three-Stage Approach to Human-Class Lunar Landers >>

* SpaceX’s 1st Crew Dragon Test Flight to Launch Jan. 7, NASA Says >>
* An Encouraging Formation Scenario for Icy Moons >>
* NASA’s InSight Lander Will Look Inside Mars Like Never Before. Here’s Why. >>

* 40 reasons to save big with CD/CI, DevOps, and Containers >>
* Microsoft squeezes a 2019 server out of the Azure DevOps pipeline >>
* Inventions: 7 ways to come up with money-making ideas >>

* NASA just added a tiny autonomous helicopter to its next Mars mission >>
* Building the ultimate record of the ocean >>
* Zoho customer service tools get AI, analytics updates >>

* Climate crisis as greenhouse gas levels reach record highs >>
* Hydrogen will never be a full solution to our green energy problems >>
* Researchers are 3D-printing fake Moon dust into useful hardware >>

* Amazon doesn’t have much to say about its customer data leak >>
* Making Kindness a Core Tenet of Your Company >>
* Fairness is a universal value. So why all this inequity? >>

* Net neutrality is heading to the courts (again): So will the current rules stand or be overturned (again)? >>
* The Fall of GE >>
* Are disposable nappies really so terrible for the environment? >>

* Are YOU a Facebook addict? New dashboard tool shows users how much time they are really spending on the app >>
* ‘One day Amazon will go bankrupt’: Jeff Bezos warns giant is ‘not too big to fail’ >>
* New take on a polar bear rug! Animal fur and gecko feet inspire new high-tech sticky and insulating surfaces >>

* Next generation metal batteries that last TWICE as long and charge faster are created by scientists using a strange polymer sponge >>
* Are drones the next big thing in organ donation? >>
* MRI scan may predict which people will develop Alzheimer’s disease >>

* Top Tech Trends: Flying Cars to Baby Formula >>
* Club Med’s owner strategy to help everyone live until 121 years old: technology >>

* Chinese scientists say they have the key to building a space elevator. A what? >>
* China is pushing hard to overtake Silicon Valley and win the biotech race, and gain control of the world’s biological data >>
* Chinese AI teams win big in global facial recognition competition >>

* Detect suspicious IP addresses with the Amazon SageMaker IP Insights algorithm >>
* 30 Best Must-Download Oculus Go Games And Apps >>
* Smart Audit: Using AI in International Trade >>

* Strange Experiments In Which Scientists Have Given Animals Recreational Drugs >>
* Living & Working in the Decentralized World of Tomorrow >>
* AI Adoption: Do the Benefits Outweigh the Challenges? >>

* Advantages And Disadvantages Of Cloud Computing In Healthcare >>
* Top IoT Blogs for Building IoT Solutions >>
* GitLab 11.5 released >>
* Serverless strategy – Micro services vs Traditional Applications >>

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