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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 13 October 2019

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* Video Friday: This Humanoid Robot Will Serve You Ice Cream >>
* Aleksei Leonov, First to Walk in Space, Dies at 85 >>
* Google’s Pixel 4 briefly went up for preorder on Best Buy Canada >>

* 2,200 Viewed Germany Shooting Before Twitch Removed Post >>
* Alexa now speaks multi-lingual mode >>
* How smart platforms can crack the complexity challenge in project industries >>

* Does Your Toothbrush Have an App Yet? >>
* Wanted: A Bomb Detector as Sensitive as a Dog’s Nose >>
* ‘Collapse OS’ Is an Open Source Operating System for the Post-Apocalypse >>

* Why so many companies bailed on Facebook’s Libra project at once >>
* Flying saucer-like attack helicopter to take to the sky in 2020 >>

* Stratolaunch, which built the world’s largest plane, is changing ownership >>
* The Navy’s Patent for a Compact Nuclear Fusion Reactor Is Wild >>

* Why your next transformation should be ‘all in’ >>
* Transform the whole business, not just parts >>
* Rethinking the renewable strategy for an age of global competition >>

* NASA Tests Mars 2020 Rover’s Sky Crane Landing Tech >>
* A Satellite Just Launched Whose Job is to Extend the Life of Geosynchronous Satellites >>
* Can AI simulations predict the future? >>

* Making technology accessible for everyone >>
* Faster video recognition for the smartphone era >>
* EBay, Stripe and Mastercard drop out of Facebook’s Libra Association >>

* How the Universe Stopped Making Sense >>
* Scottish Spaceport to Begin Construction Soon >>
* DOW is up 400 Point With Talk of a Mini-Trade Deal With China >>

* The world is uniting to help this group >>
* Moving Superfast on Earth >>
* NASA Inertial Drive With a Helical Engine Using a Particle Accelerator >>

* Managing multi-topic conversation flows with Amazon Lex Session API checkpoints >>
* Project To Produce Detailed Maps of All the Land on Earth Through Laser Scanning >>
* Are You Making a Major Security Mistake With PaaS? >>

* Boeing and FAA Faulted In Damaging Report On 737 Max Certification >>
* Learning about China by learning its language >>
* Netflix Goes All Out to Wow Children as Streaming Wars Intensify >>

* Why Hardware Security is the Preferred Choice for IIoT >>
* Kneron Reveals Customers, Teases Next-Gen AI Chip >>
* Can an AI Learn to Draw? >>

* Man Claims to Be Oldest Person to Have Ever Lived, 123, Sparks Controversy >>
* Flight of an aeroplane with solid-state propulsion >>
* A 121-Foot Asteroid Will Scrape Past Earth Tomorrow At 29,800 MPH >>

* Capsule may spell end to painful insulin jabs >>
* In the age of Instagram, eating is the new drinking for travelling millennials >>
* Why it might have been time for new leadership at SAP >>

* Using AI to give people who are blind the “full picture” >>
* UPS Will Pack and Return Your Old Internet Router for You >>
* The First All-Female Spacewalk Is Scheduled For This Month >>

* Robots help patients manage chronic illness at home >>

* Hanoi Train Street: ‘I think my home is very special’ >>
* Graphical Linear Algebra >>

* A Code Glitch May Have Caused Errors In More Than 100 Published Studies >>
* Why Everything Is Getting Louder >>
* SIM Cards in 29 Countries Vulnerable to Remote Simjacker Attacks >>

* The Most Important Elements of AIOps >>
* Build a RingCentral Virtual Voicemail Assistant for Your Business — Part 2 >>
* How to Build a Google Search Autocomplete >>

* 5G automatic micro-bus debuts in Wuzhen >>
* China must boost research and education to ‘break US-imposed technology containment’, academic warns >>
* 500 Years Later, MIT Proves That Da Vinci’s Bridge Design Works >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 12 October 2019

October 12, 2019 Leave a comment

* Boeing and Porsche are developing an electric ‘flying car’ >>
* Holoride makes its in-car VR available to the public for the first time >>
* Facebook’s libra cryptocurrency coalition is falling apart as eBay, Visa, Mastercard and Stripe jump ship >>

* Life may have begun with simple genes made out of urine >>
* Massive California Power Outage Triggers Chaos in Science Labs >>
* Caltech’s latest creation: A hovering, bird-like robot that could someday explore Mars >>

* Mini Gravitational-Wave Detector Could Probe Dark Matter >>
* Quantum weirdness could allow a person-sized wormhole to last forever >>

* World’s first cloned cow dies of old age at 21 >>

* Bill McDermott steps down as SAP’s CEO >>
* Elon Musk says that NASA is free to share all SpaceX IP with ‘anyone it wants’ >>
* How Remote Work is Quietly Remaking Our Lives >>

* Boeing’s first autonomous air taxi flight ends in fewer than 60 seconds >>

* NASA Administrator ‘very confident’ SpaceX crew launch could happen in early 2020 >>
* NASA’s new Moon-bound spacesuit is safer, smarter and much more comfortable >>
* NASCAR could introduce hybrid race cars by 2022 >>

* Rocket Lab’s new 5-year FAA license will help it streamline its rocket launch process >>
* Should Cameras Replace Car Mirrors? US Regulators Want To Know >>
* The Endless Aerial Surveillance of the Border >>

* Toyota’s LQ concept car will make friends with you via its onboard AI >>
* Toyota’s hydrogen fuel-cell Mirai gets a new, luxurious look >>
* Voice guidance in Maps, built for people with impaired vision >>

* Your mass consumer data collection is destroying consumer trust >>
* Artificial Intelligence Learns to Talk Back to Bigots >>
* Depression may reduce the amount of white matter in the brain >>

* It’s Lights Out in California to Deal With Climate Risks >>
* Elon Musk vows to install ‘Powerpack’ batteries at some electric car charging points in California that have been cut off due to wildfires >>

* Peer into the future at Cisco’s Networking.Next Virtual Event >>
* Digital Therapy For Insomnia Shows How Technology Can Be Harnessed To Improve Sleep And Mental Health >>
* Realtime Position Accuracy to Within 10 Centimeters >>

* Planet Earth at Blue Hour >>
* Nuclear Weapons Inspection: Encryption System Could Thwart Spies and Expose Hoaxes >>
* Forget Moore’s Law—Chipmakers Are More Worried About Heat and Power Issues >>

* This is What Moondust Looks Like When You Remove All the Oxygen. A Pile of Metal >>
* Lava Flows on Venus Suggest That the Planet Was Never Warm and Wet >>
* Dark Days Ahead in the PGE Dark Age >>

* Amazon Music now streams tunes to your Apple TV >>
* A Short Guide to Building Your Team’s Critical Thinking Skills >>
* Customer Experience Vs Customer Service >>

* Google Maps Adds Voice Guidance For Visually Impaired >>
* Resilience Engineering, Ancient Emulators, Long Timespan Design, and Exporting Section 230 >>
* Five tips to unwind with Android TV >>

* Jeff Bezos’s Master Plan >>
* Klarna CEO Sebastian Siemiatkowski to speak at Disrupt Berlin shortly after raising $460 million >>
* Mixer co-founder quits to work on lasers >>

* NASA’s ICON launches to study the boundary between Earth and space >>
* NASA’s Webb Telescope Will Reveal the Milky Way’s ‘Crowded’ Center >>
* Best Mind-Mapping Apps Of 2019 >>

* Tim Cook defends Apple’s decision to remove Hong Kong protest app >>
* NASA engineer’s ‘helical engine’ may violate the laws of physics >>

* Remote-controlled Black Hawk helicopter that can hit 172 MPH >>

* Uber is buying a majority stake in online grocery provider Cornershop >>
* New Reductor Nation-State Malware Compromises TLS >>

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