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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 07 December 2018

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* Tiny sun sensor warns you when your skin is about to burn >>
* Lime will take on London’s Boris Bikes with e-bike launch >>
* IHMC Teaches Atlas to Walk Like a Human >>

* Cuba Offers 3G Mobile Internet Access To Citizens >>
* Gusts of solar wind may have blown together rocks that formed Earth >>

* For the first time ever, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket fails to stick a ground landing >>
* SpaceX Failed Hydraulics in the Grid Fins Caused the First Stage Booster to Crash Into the Ocean >>
* Watch This SpaceX Rocket Splash Down During Failed Landing Attempt (Videos) >>

* Good News About Fake News: AI Can Now Help Detect False Information – Ep. 74 >>
* China releases new four-legged robot, capable of running, climbing stairs >>

* Facebook Employees Are So Paranoid They’re Using Burner Phones To Talk To Each Other >>
* Amazon workers hospitalized after warehouse robot releases bear repellent >>
* Waymo’s revolutionary driverless robo-taxi service launches in America… with drivers >>

* Huawei Executive Is Arrested in Canada for Extradition to the U.S. >>
* China demands release of Huawei executive arrested in Canada >>
* Arrest Shakes Huawei as Global Skepticism of Its Business Grows >>
* Huawei CFO Sabrina Meng Wanzhou comments about compliance in internal meeting before her arrest in Canada >>
* BT removing Huawei equipment from parts of 4G network >>

* Verizon’s first 5G hotspot will launch in 2019 >>
* Qualcomm Snapdragon 855’s best new features in action >>
* The Snapdragon 855 is a 7nm CPU primed for 5G, AI and more >>

* Zepeto is the facial-recognition app set to take the world by storm >>
* How 5G connectivity could keep these hi-tech cows healthy >>
* Researchers use a virus to speed up modern computers >>

* Anatomy of an AI System; The Amazon Echo >>
* How machine learning helps scientists track asteroids >>

* Australia Passes Anti-Encryption Laws [Update] >>
* Distributed systems: A quick and simple definition >>
* Apple Watch’s ECG app and irregular heart rhythm notifications are guardians on your wrist >>

* Man claims he’s created a ‘new human sense’ after implanting a Bluetooth COMPASS into his chest >>
* NASA’s ‘Jedi’ space laser satellite will map the Earth’s forests and help point out species at threat of extinction >>
* The Large Hadron Collider has been Shut Down, and Will Stay Down for Two Years While they Perform Major Upgrades >>

* 2019 is the Year it Becomes Easier for Tesla >>
* And Uber is going with Bird (looks like) >>
* AI-based app to aid small business owners >>

* AT&T is the first major US carrier to support eSIM on iPhone >>
* Why Companies That Wait to Adopt AI May Never Catch Up >>
* Tools for generating deep neural networks with efficient network architectures >>

* Facebook grew so big that it destabilised the world. What now? >>
* Facebook’s value plunges by $9.5BILLION as soon as markets open following document leak >>
* Making electricity from URINE and giving robots to the elderly: Top UK university breakthroughs >>

* Uber puts self-driving cars back on the road in scaled-down test >>
* The Full Rotation of the Moon: A Beautiful, High Resolution Time Lapse Film >>
* Why was HIV chosen as the first target for embryo gene editing? >>

* There won’t be many more gene-edited babies just yet – here’s why >>
* World’s first electric boat goes on sale for £192,000 >>
* Changing the Landscape of the Insurance Market >>

* Sorry France, but fuel taxes are a bitter pill we must all swallow >>
* Micrometer-Scale Mechanical Switches Work at Just 50 Millivolts >>
* Engineering the Transformation of Civilization and Winning the Future as a Nation >>

* MoviePass enters 2019 with higher-priced plans and a new model >>
* OnePlus’s CEO is working to keep its 5G smartphone under $1,000 >>
* Neural Information Processing Systems Videos >>

* Reducing gender bias in Google Translate >>
* First Visual Studio 2019 sneak peek >>
* Elon Musk Warns of Rapid AI Improvement and Talks Mars Trips and Neuralink >>

* Tumblr’s Porn-Detecting AI Has One Job—and It’s Bad at It >>
* Australian Researchers Develop 10-Minute Test to Detect Cancer >>
* iOS 12.1.1 fixes bugs and expands eSIM support on the iPhone XR, XS, and XS Max >>

* Global carbon emissions rose 3 per cent this year (which is bad) >>
* Bacteria could protect old paintings from pigment-eating microbes >>
* How to use Google Duplex to make a restaurant reservation >>

* AT&T will also have a 5G Samsung phone next year >>
* Researchers reveal how they found over 200 MILLION dirt mounds covering an area the size of Britain >>
* Huawei launches app to help deaf children learn to read >>

* The Long, Tortured Quest To Make Google Unbiased >>
* Tumblr’s Porn Ban Could Be Its Downfall — After All, It Happened To Livejournal >>
* StarVR Claims Its Headset Will Be First To Support VirtualLink USB-C Standard >>

* 3,000 T-Rexes Face Off Against 20,000 Jedi >>

* DevOpsTV; Automatic Monitoring DOES Exist >>
* DevOpsTV; Three Pillars with Zero Answers A New Observability Scorecard >>
* Developers: Key to the User Experience in a Multicloud World >>

* DevOps Trends 2019 — What You Need to Know >>
* Next Phase of AI: Chatbots for Medical Learning >>
* IoT 2019 Predictions (Part 3) >>
* DevOps in 2019 (Part 4) >>
* AI/ML 2019 Predictions (Part 4) >>
* Cost-Oriented Programming in the Cloud >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 06 December 2018

December 6, 2018 Leave a comment

* Waymo launches its first commercial self-driving car service >>
* First baby born thanks to womb transplant from deceased donor >>
* Secret Service will test facial recognition around the White House >>

* Kubernetes’ First Major Security Hole Discovered >>
* Scientists can ‘read rats MINDS’ and predict what they will do next after mapping their brains >>
* Uber launches its first BUS service: New Egyptian ‘microbus’ network >>

* Motion impossible: Tom Cruise declares war on TV frame interpolation >>
* a16z Video: When Advertising Isn’t Enough >>
* Huawei signs deal to upgrade Portugal’s largest phone network Altice to 5G >>

* Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 855 chip will power virtually every major 2019 Android phone >>
* 5G’s biggest challenge is making sure it actually works as promised >>
* Samsung has a 5G prototype phone with a corner notch >>
* AT&T will offer a second Samsung 5G phone next year >>
* How fast is 5G? This speed demo gives us an idea >>
* 5G Lands in Hawaii, and Soon, on Your Next Smartphone >>

* MongoDB’s Atlas shrugs, with all NoSQL biz’s customer growth resting on its shoulders >>
* Scientist’s accidental discovery makes coral grow 40x faster >>
* Ultrasound makes Qualcomm’s new in-display fingerprint sensor super-secure >>

* Next X: The future of Health and Wellness >>
* UK DNA project hits major milestone with 100,000 genomes sequenced >>
* A New Connection between the Gut and the Brain >>

* A SpaceX Delivery Capsule May Be Contaminating the ISS >>
* NLP for Code, Monolith vs. Modular, Automatic Gender Recognition, and Budget Simulator >>
* Microsoft SEAL to encrypt and secure sensitive data in the cloud >>

* Stopping a Wildfire with a Low-Cost Sensor Network >>
* Near Term Moon Bases and Operations >>
* Norwegian Telecos Set New Record for Download Speeds in a Tunnel >>

* An Eye-Scanning Lie Detector Is Forging a Dystopian Future >>
* We’re No Longer in Smartphone Plateau. We’re in the Smartphone Decline. >>

* ASML Developing Next-Gen EUV Lithography >>
* Arianespace Rocket Launches India’s Largest Satellite. South Korean Weather Satellite, Too. >>
* Tiny Satellites Pose a Swarm of Opportunities — And Threats >>

* Delay of SpaceX Launch May Mean 36,000 Wormy Passengers Are Too Old for Their Planned Experiments >>
* NASA’s Insight Mars Lander Raises Robotic Arm in Touchdown Triumph Photo >>
* Watch the Second ‘Captain Marvel’ Trailer! >>

* NYPD police officers will start using drones >>
* The AI That Knows Exactly What You Want to Eat >>
* Microsoft is Working On a New Iteration of Windows To Take On ChromeOS >>

* Netflix Will Keep ‘Friends’ Through Next Year in a $100 Million Agreement >>
* Google shows personalized search results even when users are logged out or using incognito >>
* Microsoft to kill off its Edge browser >>

* Giddel’s portable robot uses 3D coordinates to clean >>
* These Are the Games You Should Check Out in December 2018 >>
* The Future Is Bright for the Video Games of Yesterday >>

* Final preparations underway for Chinese mission to try and land on the dark side of moon >>
* 120+ live online training courses opened for January and February >>
* New Gravitational-Wave Detections Include Largest, Most Distant Black Hole Crash Ever >>

* Scooter-sharing is hard on e-scooters. This ‘smart’ scooter thinks it can help. >>
* The Right Way to Solve Complex Business Problems >>
* How To Protect Yourself After Quora’s Recent Data Breach >>

* The U.S. National Academies Reports on the Prospects for Quantum Computing >>
* Scientist Who Gene Edited the First Human Embryos Born as Babies is Missing >>
* SpaceX Operating Margin on Rockets Increasing by Over 10% to 74+% >>

* Quantum computers pose a security threat that we’re still totally unprepared for >>
* Kim Dotcom Extradition Battle May Have Years to Run >>
* Japan’s Final Pager Provider To End Its Service In 2019 >>

* Space worms may help get astronauts to Mars >>
* Why the World Needs to Rethink Retirement >>
* Two papers by GSSI researchers at AAAI 2019 >>

* Samsung Launching 1TB SSD for $150 on Dec. 16 >>
* Neural Information Processing Systems videos : >>
* Pool Breaks Do Not Get Any Better Than This >>

* Small and medium-sized businesses ‘oblivious’ to tech revolution >>
* Uber Is Headed for a Crash >>
* Facebook Wins Patent For Human-Eye ‘Retinal’ Resolution VR Headset >>

* Location-Based Mission Impossible VR Experience Coming In 2019 >>
* Youtube Creators Blindsided By Major Network’s Collapse >>
* Google’s appearance before Congress will mark a turning point for its CEO >>

* An Oxford Scientist May Have Solved the Mystery of Dark Matter >>
* Russia’s Latest Weapon: A Laser Cannon >>
* Google Makes Android Developer Courses Available Publicly >>

* Seized cache of Facebook docs raise competition and consent questions >>
* Inside Australia’s crazy, high intensity and stressed out startup world >>
* Platforms vs. Networks: Decentralization Vectors in Security Tokens >>

* The Life Extension Revolution — Part 1 >>
* The Future of Content: Can AI Replace Humans >>
* How to Organize Software Development In a Super-Efficient Way: Three Practical Tips >>

* Microservices Introduction (Monolithic vs. Microservice Architecture) >>
* How to Leverage Infrastructure-as-Code With DevOps Best Practices >>
* Technology Predictions: What Will 2019 Have in Store? >>

* How Testers Can Become Agents of Change in Their Organizations >>
* 5 Years of Jenkins and DevOps Trends >>

* How to Build a CI/CD Pipeline for Your Enterprise Middleware Platform >>
* AI/ML 2019 Predictions (Part 3) >>
* Cloud 2019 Predictions (Part 3) >>
* DevOps in 2019 (Part 3) >>
* IoT 2018 Surprises and 2019 Predictions >>
* IoT 2019 Predictions (Part 2) >>
* Microservices 2018 Surprises and 2019 Predictions >>

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