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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 17 May 2019

* Lilium unveils five-seater air taxi prototype after a successful maiden flight for its latest jet >>
* Digital Doppelgängers Fool Advanced Anti-fraud Tech >>
* Radar for Your Wrist >>

* Ultrafast Motion-Planning Chip Could Make Autonomous Cars Safer >>
* Scientists create mind-controlled hearing aid >>
* This robot hits you in real life when you get hit in VR >>

* Hackers can fake radio signals to hijack aircraft landing systems, warn researchers >>
* Japan is running out of phone numbers >>
* First AI that sees like a human could lead to automated search and rescue robots >>
* Watch an autonomous drone dodge, duck, dip, dive, and dodge a football >>

* US government has its sights on AI that can track people for MILES using footage from different surveillance systems >>
* Helping robots remember: Hyperdimensional computing theory could change the way AI works >>
* Anatomy of a living, tree-based spaceship >>

* Game of Thrones season 8, episode 6 trailer: a final goodbye to Westeros >>
* Big Bang Theory by the numbers: 18 facts about the ratings monster critics hated >>
* The first-ever virtual reality Doctor Who episode is now available https://www.fastcompany.com/90351126/the-first-ever-virtual-reality-doctor-who-episode-is-now-available? >>
* Full Trailer For The ‘Batwoman’ TV Series Starring Ruby Rose >>

* About 2020 for Samsung 3 Nanometer MBCFET Chip on Roadmap >>
* Trump declares national emergency to protect U.S. networks from foreign espionage >>
* Anchor’s new feature lets listeners leave voice messages for podcast hosts >>

* Facebook changes algorithm to promote worthwhile & close friend content >>
* Regulating Platforms, Amazon Development, Still Love Tech, and ML Cheatsheets >>
* Google’s Translatotron can translate speech in the speaker’s voice >>

* SpaceX Delays Launch of 60 Starlink Internet Satellites Over High Winds >>
* Watch SpaceX launch the first 60 satellites, take 2 >>
* Six Launches of Starlink Satellites to Reach Initial Activation >>

* Microsoft waves the wizard wand, emits the Web Template Studio >>
* NASA Probe Spots Grave of Israeli Lunar Lander >>
* China is blocking Wikipedia in every language >>

* China’s Tesla wannabe Xpeng starts ride-hailing service >>
* Extreme Networks grows networked IoT security protection >>
* Google’s New Plan To Push Google Pay in India: Cashback Incentives in Android Apps >>

* China wants to make the fastest planes ever with a new material >>
* IBM ‘cloudifies’ mainframe software pricing, adds hybrid, private cloud services >>
* Japan Prepares To Ban Flying Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Under the Influence of Alcohol >>

* Robonaut and Astrobee Will Work Together on Space Station >>
* Dynetics Will Build and Test a US Army 100 Kilowatt Combat Laser >>
* SanDisk’s 1TB microSD card is now available >>

* Lilium’s latest flying taxi prototype can at least hover >>
* Could geoengineering really help us solve the climate crisis? >>
* People with greater intellectual humility have superior general knowledge >>

* Radio signals used to guide planes during landing can easily be FAKED to throw them off course by hackers using $600 tools >>
* New AI sees like a human, filling in the blanks >>
* New study discovers the trajectory of optimism throughout life >>

* Ask Anything: Could You Build A Spaceship Out Of Wood? >>
* Augmented Reality + Brain Computer Interfaces: Hololens 2, FNIRS, EIT >>
* Blood biopsy: New technique enables detailed genetic analysis of cancer cells >>

* You can finally buy the first 1TB microSD card >>
* ‘Tech for Good’: Using technology to smooth disruption and improve well-being >>
* For a Split Second, a Quantum Computer Made History Go Backward >>

* “I am afraid of humans, not Artificial Intelligence”, says Google’s Chief Decision Scientist >>
* The 5 Things Every CIO Must Have >>
* As Commercial Spaceflight Takes Off, The Aviation Industry Gets Protective Of Airspace >>

* a16z Podcast: Five Open Problems Towards Building a Blockchain Computer >>
* Sony and Microsoft set rivalry aside for cloud gaming alliance >>
* Driverless electric truck starts deliveries on Swedish public road >>

* Verizon’s 5G network is now hitting gigabit download speeds >>
* Mainframe APIs and Modern DevOps >>
* Fireside Chat: How Edmunds Deploys Multiple Times Per Day >>

* Microservices, Nanoservices, Teraservices, and Serverless >>
* Maturing DevSecOps: From Easy to High Impact >>
* Who is accountable when algorithms get it wrong? >>

* Elon Musk says SpaceX Starlink internet satellites are key to funding his Mars vision >>
* We Need to Rethink Our Overwork Culture >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 16 May 2019

* Cambridge scientists create world’s first living organism with fully redesigned DNA >>
* Oculus Quest Livestream: Wireless Roomscale VR Games >>
* Google’s Translatotron converts one spoken language to another, no text involved >>

* SpaceX is building another Starship in Florida >>
* SpaceX Building Two Starship Designs and is Ramping Up Raptor Engine Production >>
* SpaceX explains how its internet satellites will survive in orbit >>
* SpaceX Is Launching 60 Starlink Internet Satellites Tonight: How to Watch Live >>

* How Hackers Broke WhatsApp With Just a Phone Call >>
* How Voice Assistants Could Change the Way We Shop >>
* Huawei launches AI-backed database to target enterprise customers >>

* Facebook rolls out ‘one strike’ policy for live-streaming >>
* Facebook, Google and others join Christchurch Call to curb extremism >>
* Free speech: The history every American should know >>
* San Francisco passes city government ban on facial recognition tech >>

* Free-floating DNA to reveal the health of river and lake ecosystems >>
* How Plastic Became a Plague >>
* Scientists Created Bacteria With a Synthetic Genome. Is This Artificial Life? >>

* IBM Sets New Transcription Performance Milestone on Automatic Broadcast News Captioning >>
* Microsoft open-sources a crucial algorithm behind its Bing Search services >>
* Microsoft wants its Azure servers to be as durable as tardigrades >>

* New Relic takes a measured approach to platform overhaul >>
* Researchers Solve Scientific Puzzle That Could Improve Solar Panel Efficiency >>
* The ultra-fast WD Black NVMe SSD was already a fantastic bargain >>

* A.I. Translation Increases Global Ebay Trade >>
* China’s rover peeks under the crust of the far side of the moon >>
* Exxon and Energy Department Team Up on Biofuels, Plastics Research >>

* Tesla Shanghai Factory Building is Nearly Complete >>
* The Galaxy S10 5G goes on sale in the UK June 7th >>
* 5G Networks Will Likely Interfere With US Weather Satellites, Navy Warns >>

* Robocalls could be blocked by phone companies under proposed rules, FCC chairman says >>
* Uber offers ‘Quiet Mode’ so you don’t have to talk to the driver >>

* The Global Economy Was Improving. Then the Fighting Resumed. >>
* Why the U.S.-China Trade War Could Be Long and Painful: No Offramps >>
* Work in America Is Greedy. But It Doesn’t Have to Be. >>

* Augmented reality can change your behavior in the real world >>
* Boosted’s next electric ride is the Rev scooter >>
* Deepfake your pet with a fun, not-at-all terrifying algorithm >>

* This fully biodegradable “leather” is welded together from waste >>
* Engagement Around The World, Charted >>
* A laser system built on principles of supersymmetry >>

* Artificial intelligence is helping old video games look like new >>
* Can faster-than-light particles explain dark matter, dark energy, and the Big Bang? >>
* Coming of Age in the Age of AI: The First Fully Digital Generation >>

* For The First Time, Scientists Turn Human Stem Cells Into Insulin-Producing Cells >>
* Researchers successfully sent a simulated elementary particle back in time >>
* The need for speed >>

* Why sexuality and spirituality belong together >>
* Advice for Women, From Women, on Dealing With Difficult Workplace Situations >>
* Robot therapists need rules >>

* Tesla Car Component Stress Monitoring With Automically Triggered Repair Service >>
* Latin America’s missing middle of midsize firms and middle-class spending power >>
* Disease Risk Prediction from AI and Advanced Genomic Analysis >>

* Atmosphere Is Venting All Its Water into Space >>
* Accelerating Moon Landing to 2024 May Make It More Achievable >>
* How Earth Life Could Come Back from a Sterilizing Asteroid Impact >>

* This NASA Spacecraft Will Crash into an Asteroid to Test Earth’s Defenses Against Space Rocks >>
* The Universe Probably ‘Remembers’ Every Single Gravitational Wave >>
* If There Were a Time Warp, How Would Physicists Find It? >>

* Wearable Cancer Detection Tests 1-2% of Blood Over 2 Hours >>
* NASA Names New Moon Landing Program Artemis After Apollo’s Sister >>
* XKeyboarCD >>

* Falsehoods programmers believe about Unix time >>
* Facebook isn’t secretly listening in on your phone conversations. Really >>
* Sony Licenses ‘Advanced Haptics Patent Portfolio’ For ‘VR Controllers’ >>

* Jeff Bezos personally dumps a truckload of dirt on FedEx’s future >>
* AWS vs. Azure vs. Google: Which Is the Best for Cloud Computing? >>
* How Networks Work >>

* IoT: Leading Edge for Businesses in 2019 >>
* How Exercise Affects Our Memory >>

* TED sabine_doebel_how_your_brain_s_executive_function_works_and_how_to_improve_it >>
* TED Doug_roble_digital_humans_that_look_just_like_us >>
* China’s satellite navigation industry sees rapid development >>
* Innovation serves as new growth engine of Chinese economy >>

* China advocates dialogue, rebuts “clash of civilizations” as conference opens >>
* Chinese President Xi Jinping warns of disaster if one civilisation imposes its will on another >>

* How 9/11 and China’s plan for blanket surveillance created a wave that CCTV camera makers Hikvision and Dahua rode to huge success >>
* Boosted’s First Electric Scooter Is A $1,599 Vehicle Built To Conquer City Streets >>
* Donald Trump is short-circuiting the electronics industry >>

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