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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 12 December 2018

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* Google CEO Sundar Pichai pressed on bias and China search engine on Capitol Hill >>
* CTRL-labs’ first dev kit is a gesture-tracking neural controller >>

* IBM’s AI Experiments Hub Puts Cutting-Edge Technology in Your Hands >>
* Building a more inclusive future, worldwide >>
* Industrial AI: Unlocking Upcoming Opportunities in the Next Five Years >>

* NASA ‘hits the jackpot’ in mission to bring back a sample from an asteroid as instruments show target Bennu contains water >>
* First close-up look shows asteroid Bennu is a holey watery world >>
* DevOps Chat: Digital Transformation with Paul Chapman of Box >>

* Spray-on gel slows down the regrowth of tumours after cancer surgery >>
* XTAL Ultra High-End VR Headset Adds Neurable’s Emotion Analysis >>
* Walk the city block of the future >>

* Tiny droplets of matter that made up the early universe for fractions of a second after the Big Bang have been created in the lab for the first time >>
* NASA Has Just Released 2,540 Stunning New Photos of Mars >>
* The 48-megapixel phones are coming >>

* IBM Research, Hello Tractor Pilot Agriculture Digital Wallet based on AI and Blockchain >>
* It’s a Briefcase! It’s a Pizza Box! No, It’s a Mini Satellite >>
* Russian crew aboard ISS will venture out on six-hour spacewalk to investigate hole in Soyuz spacecraft >>

* Even Elon Musk Abuses Tesla’s Autopilot >>
* Introducing the startups and agenda for Startup Battlefield Africa >>
* Google to kill Google+ early after exposing personal data of more than 50 million >>

* China To Force Changes To 20 Popular Games, Ban 9 Including Fortnite and PUBG >>
* The Case for the 6-Hour Workday >>
* Intel Falcon 8+ Drones Find New Calling as Bridge Inspectors >>

* Researchers built drones that cooperate to open doors >>
* Searching for the Perfect Neuron for AI >>
* Sun-soaking device turns water into superheated steam >>

* Here Are Time’s People Of The Year >>
* What Businesses Should Know About Brazil’s New President >>

* This Alexa-Enabled Talking Fish Twerks and Responds to Your Voice >>
* DigitalOcean launches its container service >>

* Next X: Ageless generation >>
* New HoloLens to feature Snapdragon 850: Report >>
* Video Games Won’t Be Part of the Paris Olympics >>

* Lotus’ first electric car might be a 1,000HP monster >>
* Google CEO Sundar Pichai thinks Android users know how much their phones are tracking them >>
* What to watch for when Google CEO Sundar Pichai testifies in Congress >>

* Microsoft to stop supporting its Azure Container Service in January 2020 >>
* Mind control using sound waves? >>
* Google and Levi’s Smart Jacket Will Stop You From Forgetting Your Phone >>

* Amazon’s Homegrown Chips Threaten Silicon Valley Giant Intel >>
* Apple appeals court order banning iPhone sales in China >>
* Walmart tests ‘Flippy’ the robot cook to help out in its in-store delis >>

* In 2018, Facebook is the villain and Microsoft the shining light, according to techies >>
* Oracle takes its gripes about Pentagon’s JEDI contract to federal court >>
* A New Google+ Blunder Exposed Data From 52.5 Million Users >>

* Study reveals how millions of people in the Arctic will be at risk from thawing permafrost >>
* The most mind-blowing, life-altering scientific discoveries of 2018 >>

* Voyager 2 Makes It Through >>
* New Windows 10 19H1 test build adds more Notepad features, other tweaks >>
* The global economy loses $3.6 trillion to corruption each year, says U.N. >>

* Elon Could Go With Metal Hot Structures and Rely on SpaceX Thermal Protection Team >>
* Electrical Pulses Stem Blood Loss From a Hemorrhaging Artery >>
* Elon Said He Can Be Stupid But Parking Lot Assembly Line Was Built in 3 Weeks >>

* To Clean Up Space Junk, Some People Grabbed a Net and Harpoon >>
* What is the Future of Office Spaces? >>
* Breakthrough Starshot’s incredible plan to laser-propel spacecraft to Alpha Centauri >>

* Cake’s Electric Motorcycle Makes Dirt Biking a Silent Joy >>
* Human activity could cause Earth’s climate to revert to an ice-free state not seen in 50 million years, study warns >>
* Scientists brew REAL lava and blow it up to better understand eruptions >>

* Elon Musk says Tesla’s new chairwoman will not rein him in because he is still the company’s largest shareholder >>
* One Of The Planets Around Trappist-1 May Have An Ocean >>
* Are You Ready for the Financial Crisis of 2019? >>

* Researchers Reveal Inner Workings of the Proteasome >>
* Disrupting Reproduction: Two New Advances in Tech-Assisted Baby-Making >>
* Google’s New AI Is a Master of Games, but How Does It Compare to the Human Mind? >>

* Skill shift: Automation and the future of the workforce >>
* A Rapid Rise in Temperature Led to the Worst Extinction in our Planet’s History >>
* You Can Beam a Message to NASA’s New Horizons Spacecraft for Historic Flyby! >>

* Ep. 509: Fiction to Fact: 3D Printers >>
* Superconductors Are Near Room Temperature But UHV Lines are Better for the Grid >>
* Robot Gift Guide 2018 >>

* China on its way to becoming the first nation to land on the far side of the Moon >>
* Should We Be Worried About Computerized Facial Recognition? >>
* Computing Cost Paradigms Have Shifted Dramatically—Have Your Management Techniques? >>

* Microservices: Speed, Agility, and Flexibility >>
* Simplifying Kubernetes With Docker Compose and Friends >>
* Kubernetes Moving Forward >>

* The Future of Integration >>
* An enterprise guide to big data IoT >>
* A practical approach to learning machine learning. >>

* Running Artificial Intelligence on the Blockchain >>
* Major Growth in IoT and Transportation >>
* Mapping the Challenges of Deep Learning for a Strategic Approach >>

* Is Scrum Hurting Your Agility? >>
* China builds railway arch bridge with world’s longest span >>
* New fertility trackers and femcare products help smash menstruation taboos and misconceptions >>

* China urged to exercise restraint in response to Canada’s part in arrest of Sabrina Meng Wanzhou >>
* All eyes on China’s annual conference as President Xi Jinping prepares to unveil economic game plan for 2019 amid trade war tensions with the US >>
* What’s Next in Consumer Startups? >>

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