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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 14 June 2019

* Create 3D games with friends, no experience required >>
* A robot has learned to use irony and now people like it more >>
* Spy used AI-generated face to connect with targets >>

* Starsky Robotics Becomes First Uncrewed Truck To Hit 55 MPH >>
* Honda’s latest Mean Mower is the fastest accelerating lawnmower. >>
* AI system to end ‘leaves on the line’ by predicting buildups before they cause delays for train commuters >>

* Building hybrid blockchain/cloud applications with Ethereum and Google Cloud >>
* Elon Musk Says Tesla Is Working On a James Bond-Style Submarine Car >>

* Laser Destroys Cancer Cells Circulating in the Blood >>
* The Perfect Storm How We Talk About Disasters >>
* Breaking ground, IBM Haifa team holds live robot debate fed by crowd arguments >>

* Flying cars, sound bubbles greet execs at Tel Aviv smart mobility confab >>
* Flying taxi service tested in New Zealand >>
* Ford will test new self-driving cars in Detroit >>
* India plans to have its own space station >>

* Journalism and AI team up to measure missing stories >>
* MIT algorithm helps robots guess where humans are going next >>
* Microsoft’s built-in Linux kernel for Windows 10 is ready for testing >>

* Huawei is developing a self-driving car to launch as early as 2021 >>
* Another team has used ‘jumping genes’ to upgrade CRISPR gene editing >>
* How Star Trek’s warp drives touch on one of physics’ biggest mysteries >>

* A vision for medical affairs in 2025 >>
* Tombs in China reveal humans were smoking cannabis 2500 years ago >>
* E3 2019: the future of video games is complicated >>

* Using gene editing, neuroscientists develop a new model for autism >>
* 18 things on Amazon worthy of their 5-star rating >>
* Fusion-Powered Spacecraft Could Be Just a Decade Away >>

* Prototype Optical Asteroid Mining Technology >>
* Ryan_martin_why_we_get_mad_and_why_it_s_healthy >>
* michelle_kuo_the_healing_power_of_reading >>

* Giant Telescope in Chile Could Be Named for Pioneering Astronomer Vera Rubin >>
* Microprobes Will Explore Planetary Atmospheres Around the Solar System >>
* Power for Interstellar Fly By >>

* A two-hour dose of nature each week could make you happier and healthier >>
* Nine int’l experiments accepted aboard China Space Station >>
* The Pixel 4 is shaping up to be a Huawei Mate 20 Pro by Google >>

* Highlights O’Reilly Software Architecture Conference in San Jose 2019 >>
* Highlights O’Reilly Velocity Conference in San Jose 2019 >>
* Architect as storyteller >>
* Channel into the universe of eventually perfect distributed systems >>
* Cultivate your personal design heuristics >>

* Ultra-Light Inexpensive Nuclear Electric Space Probes >>
* Using Solar Power on 100 Meter Towers for 100X Lunar Polar Mining >>
* Our automated future will affect women differently than men >>

* AI’s Near Future >>
* A New Fuel for Satellites Is So Safe It Won’t Blow Up Humans >>
* Against Gravity is building a VR world that won’t stop growing >>

* America’s renewable energy capacity overtakes coal for the first time >>
* America’s Job Listings Have Gone Off the Deep End >>
* Delivery drones: Get ready to be annoyed by them buzzing over your head >>

* Everything Nintendo Announced At E3 2019 >>
* Estimating Information Flow in Deep Neural Networks >>

* As payment and surveillance technologies collide, free speech could be a victim >>
* Bird confirms acquisition of Scoot >>
* By 2040, 60% of ‘meat’ won’t come from dead animals >>

* Telegram faces DDoS attack in China… again >>
* Uber unveils next-generation Volvo self-driving car >>
* Using gene editing, neuroscientists develop a new model for autism >>

* Congo pastor likely sparked Ebola outbreak spread to Uganda >>
* Why is Andreessen Horowitz (and everyone else) investing in Latin America now? >>
* Lyft has completed 55,000 self-driving rides in Las Vegas >>

* Alien Life Could Be Hiding Out on Far Fewer Planets Than We Thought >>
* Astronomers Measure Tiny Black Hole in Nearby Dwarf Galaxy >>
* ‘Krypton’ ‘Even More Ambitious’ With Season 2 Premiere >>

* Bigelow Space Wants to Launch You Into Orbit with SpaceX for $52 Million >>
* Debunking Myths about Global Solar, Wind and Nuclear >>
* Developing Low-Cost Giant Space Telescopes Adapted to Zero-G >>

* Scientists Discover Strange Table Salt Compound on Jupiter’s Europa >>
* Digital Rx >>
* Spiral Galaxy M96 from Hubble >>

* A.I. Is Not as Advanced as You Might Think >>
* The State of Web Applications >>
* Aussie Blocking Juggernaut Continues With 105 More ‘Pirate’ Domains >>

* Facebook Makes It Easy to Donate Blood in the US >>
* Corsair gaming mouse detects its center of gravity for better tuning >>
* India Unveils Chandrayaan-2 Spacecraft for Moon-Landing Mission to Be Launched July 15 >>

* GE Aviation Electrifies Airplane Engines to Meet Carbon Emission Goals >>
* Large Membrane Holographic Space Telescope Would 80 Meters in Diameter >>

* Why You’re Still Friends With People You Hate >>
* Robotic Animal Agility >>

* Is ‘Toy Story 4’ Any Good? Here’s What The Reviews Say >>
* Toy Story 4′ gets existential, and it totally works >>
* Toy Story 4 review: Hilarious jokes barely save a story lacking stakes >>
* Toy Story 4 lowers the stakes and ramps up the whimsy >>
* Toy Story 4 review – new characters but the same old Story >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 13 June 2019

* Google’s Pixel 4 could track hand gestures >>
* This is Google’s Pixel 4 >>

* New Space Telescopes Could Look Like Giant Beach Balls >>
* Laser Destroys Cancer Cells Circulating in the Blood >>
* Men In Black: International is safe, bland, utterly sincere fun >>

* This Self-Balancing, Two-Wheeled ‘Gyro-X’ From 1967 Is A Wonder To Behold >>
* SpaceX successfully launched and landed its Falcon 9 rocket on the California coast this morning >>
* Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy | Full interview | Code 2019 >>

* Creepy AI can guess what you look like just by listening to a short audio clip of your voice >>
* Robotic surgery is turning out to be an expensive fad >>
* 2019-worldwide-fitness-trends >>

* DJI gets into the battling robot business >>
* DJI’s first educational robot is a $500 drone tank >>
* China’s new creatives >>

* Bird just bought its way into San Francisco by purchasing scooter rival Scoot >>
* How to build something that lasts 10000 years >>
* Change vehicles: How robo-taxis and shuttles will reinvent mobility >>

* Humans’ Ability to Hear Harmonic Sounds Might Set Us Apart >>
* Apple Stem Cells Offer Hope for Aging and Damaged Skin >>
* Tesla electric car demand is ‘absolutely not’ struggling, Elon Musk says amid investor concerns >>

* Startup Aims to 3D Print Cheaper, Lighter Rockets >>
* New Lamborghini’s Digital Brain, Powerful central processor predicts the car’s ideal path and helps the driver achieve it >>

* More researchers report promising Alzheimer’s vaccine results in mice >>
* Prime Day scheduled Monday, July 16 >>
* A Murder Trial Will Allow DNA Evidence From a Genealogy Site >>

* 41 must-see PC games at E3 2019: Watch every trailer >>
* Watch AMD’s E3 keynote in just 15 minutes >>
* E3 gaming expo 2019: Games and Crazy fans >>
* E3 2019: Luigi is a star in Nintendo’s 2019 video game lineup with ‘Luigi’s Mansion 3’ >>
* Animal Crossing, Zelda and Gooigi – The best of Nintendo’s E3 event >>
* Animal Crossing for Switch gets delayed >>
* ‘Destroy All Humans!’ returns to finish the job in 2020 >>
* ‘Alien: Isolation’ will terrify Switch users later this year >>

* The latest leap forward in visual AI is downright mesmerizing >>
* Amazon Alexa team uses machine learning to better handle regional language differences >>

* Young ‘hot Jupiter’ Offers Clues To How Planets Form >>
* Uber gives a first look inside its new flying taxis that can seat up to four people and are set to launch in 2023 as the firm says it expects a trip to be cheaper than a typical helicopter ride >>
* US military will begin testing ‘jam-resistant’ GPS this fall that can help combat Russian interference >>

* AWS adds conflict resolution, squash merge to its GitHub homage CodeCommit >>
* An Introduction to Edge Computing >>
* 5 Lessons from the Google Cloud Outage >>
* Wearable Technology Is the Future of Healthcare Future >>
* Engineering Your Digital Transformation >>
* 13 Reasons Why You Should Use Heroku in Your Next Project >>
* Istio Circuit Breaker With Outlier Detection >>
* Building enterprise-grade, stable, smart bots using machine learning services from AWS >>

* Technion team develops medical glue to replace stitches in serious injuries >>
* Tic Tac Toe – Creating Unbeatable AI >>
* E3 VR Showcase Roundup: Everything Announced For Oculus Quest, PlayStation VR, Valve Index >>

* Chatbots were the next big thing: what happened? >>
* Every single Machine Learning course on the internet, ranked by your reviews >>
* Why Google’s Teams Are Insanely Creative. >>

* A Beginner’s Guide to Brain-Computer Interface and Convolutional Neural Networks >>
* It’s Not What You Know, It’s How You Think >>
* Advanced Topics in Deep Convolutional Neural Networks >>

* China rolls out rules to guide development of SpaceX-style commercial rocket research in the country >>
* Hong Kong’s young protesters back with a vengeance as all-out chaos erupts on city’s streets following anger at extradition bill >>
* Can You Survive A Fall From 30,000 Feet Without A Parachute? >>

* Death-Defying Stuntman Backflips Across An Alley From One Roof To Another >>
* All in: From recovery to agility at Spark New Zealand >>
* Why-women-but-not-men-are-judged-for-a-messy-house >>

* Hypersonic matterwaves for ultrafast atomtronics >>
* CAN SCORPION VENOM COMPOUNDS FIGHT STAPH AND TB? >>
* A drug may prevent Alzheimer’s but there are no plans to find out >>

* Foxconn can make all iPhones outside of China (if necessary) >>
* IBM brings its Quantum computer program to 16 African universities >>
* GPS is changing your brain (and it’s not good) >>

* Elon Musk: There is not a demand problem for the Tesla Model 3 >>
* Elon Musk talks up Tesla’s ‘Cyberpunk truck,’ and 400-mile range EVs >>
* Elon Musk calls it ‘financially insane’ to buy a car that isn’t an EV capable of full self-driving >>
* Elon Says More Tesla Factories Will Be Made in China >>

* Dropbox relaunches as an enterprise collaboration workspace >>
* Business as Usual Will Not Save the Planet >>
* Apple and Microsoft made a new iCloud for Windows app >>

* Stephen Hawking Was Right: Black Holes Can Evaporate, Weird New Study Shows >>
* This Gorgeous Spiral Galaxy Photo May Hold Clues About Our Milky Way’s Inner Workings >>
* That Explains a Lot. The Moon’s Largest Crater has a Chunk of Metal Embedded in it That’s 5 Times Bigger than the Big Island of Hawaii >>

* An Explosive Volcano on Mars May Have Spawned This Strange Rock Billions of Years Ago >>

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