Archive for March 27, 2019

Futureseek Daily Link Review; 28 March 2019

* Why Losing Our Newspapers Is Breaking Our Politics >>
* AIs go up against animals in an epic competition to test intelligence >>
* Google appoints an “AI council” to head off controversy, but it proves controversial >>

* VP Pence Calls for Manned Moon Landing by 2024 >>
* A New Digital Social Contract Is Coming for Silicon Valley >>
* Airbnb Has a Hidden-Camera Problem >>

* India tests anti-satellite missile by destroying one of its satellites >>
* Google forms an external council to foster ‘responsible’ AI >>
* All the info our brain needs for language nearly fits on a floppy disc >>
* Maths shows that this week’s Brexit votes won’t solve the UK’s crisis >>

* Russia’s New Nuclear Missiles Squeeze Response Time >>
* Sabrewing Plans a Cargo Drone That Can Detect and Avoid Obstacles >>
* After New Zealand mosque shootings and civil rights backlash, Facebook bans white nationalism, separatism >>

* Drones are flying blood at a North Carolina hospital >>
* AI Performed Like a Human on a Gestalt Psychology Test >>
* Boeing 737 Max 8 makes emergency landing in Orlando >>

* How to avoid losses and prune projects proactively >>
* World’s biggest T. rex 9.8-ton discovered >>
* Huawei launching smart glasses by July >>

* Mcdonalds will use AI to automatically tweak drive-thru menus >>
* The ‘Godfathers of AI’ win Turing Award >>
* The Morning After: Lamborghini supercomputer >>

* The War to Remotely Control Self-Driving Cars Heats Up >>
* The best smart home devices that work with Alexa >>
* Universal basic income: The plan to give $12,000 to every American adult >>

* NASA Has Been Working With Blue Origin on a Lunar Lander >>
* Male Birth Control Could Actually Happen. But Do Men Want It? >>
* Article 13: A guide to the new EU copyright rules and the ban on memes >>

* Your Apples May Soon Be Picked By Laser-Shooting Robots >>
* The Godfathers of the AI Boom Win Computing’s Highest Honor >>
* Hollywood Had Questions. Apple Didn’t Answer Them. >>

* Apple News+ is a great deal, but what does ‘full access’ really mean? >>
* This New Generation of Weapons Could Mean More Covert Airstrikes Around the World >>
* Bank of America Tech Chief Is Skeptical of Blockchain Even Though The Company Has the Most Patents For It >>

* AI-powered JUDGE created in Estonia will settle small court claims of up to £6,000 to free >>
* Bill That Would Restore Net Neutrality Moves Forward Despite Telecom’s Best Efforts To Kill It >>
* Disposable delivery drones pass test with US Marines >>

* EU calls for increased security, but doesn’t ban Huawei 5G products >>
* First All-Female Spacewalk Canceled Because NASA Doesn’t Have Two Suits That Fit >>
* 3 artificial Intelligence experts won this year’s Turing Prize, including Facebook’s AI chief >>
* 40 Big Tech Predictions for 2019 >>

* ‘Male Pill’ Makes Another Advance >>
* Control root access to Amazon SageMaker notebook instances >>
* Reducing deep learning inference cost with MXNet and Amazon Elastic Inference >>
* US Is in a New Space Race with China and Russia, VP Pence Says >>

* The US wants to send astronauts to the moon’s south pole in 2024 >>
* ‘Avengers: Endgame’ will reportedly be more than 3 hours long >>
* Microsoft’s Azure Stack HCI: A new option for running virtualized apps that connect to Azure >>
* Proxy raises $13.6M to unlock anything with Bluetooth identity >>

* Game of Thrones season 8: episode run times revealed, plus all the rumours so far >>
* Game of Thrones season 1-7 recap: what’s happened so far? >>
* India Shot Down a Satellite, Modi Says, Shifting Balance of Power in Asia >>

Options: Futureseek Daily Links / Facebook as Futureseek / @futureseek / @tristanhambling / Facebook as Tristan Hambling

Categories: Uncategorized