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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 3 April 2020

* SpaceX readies new Starship prototype for testing (video) >>
* Watch NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope unfold its golden mirror for the 1st time (video) >>
* Facebook debuts standalone Messenger app on Mac and PC >>

* The green code on your phone that now rules life in China >>
* The world could soon run out of space to store oil. That may plunge prices below zero >>
* The coronavirus test that might exempt you from social distancing—if you pass >>

* COVID-19 cases near 1,000,000 >>
* $94 billion fitness industry is reinventing itself as Covid-19 spreads >>
* 3,000% jump in jobless claims has devastated the US job market >>
* College student makes masks for the deaf & hard of hearing >>

* a16z Podcast: Gaming and Live-Streaming, Connecting While Distancing >>
* Restaurants Rethink Delivery During Coronavirus Lockdowns >>
* The State of Open Source Security Vulnerabilities in 2020 >>
* Mobile, Monoliths & Microservices w/ LightStep >>
* Alone Together; This American Life >>
* vSphere 7 Online Launch Event | April, 2020 >>
* Phil Buckley-Mellor, British Telecom | CUBEConversation, April 2020 >>
* Putting Complex Data Types to Work >>
* Vertica Big Data Conference Keynote >>
* Migrating Your Vertica Cluster to the Cloud >>
* Autonomous Log Monitoring: Zero-Touch Incident Detection and Root-Cause Indication… >>
* A Technical Overview of Vertica Architecture >>

* Centuries-old laws may shield the cruise industry from huge payouts in coronavirus suits >>
* Bill Gates: Here’s how to make up for lost time on covid-19 >>
* British Airways suspends 30,000 workers >>

* Let’s never return to normal >>
* Oops: Elon Musk Donated the Wrong Kind of Ventilator >>
* The Pandemic is the Beginning of a Deeper Symbiosis with the Internet >>

* NBC Sports will air IndyCar’s second virtual race on April 4th >>
* New X-Ray Technique Images Soft-Tissue Tumors Clearer Than MRI >>
* New sensors could offer early detection of lung tumors >>

* Scientists claim marine life at risk of being wiped out by climate change can recover by 2050 with less fishing >>
* NASA’s Next Solar Mission Will Use Six Spacecraft to Make One Giant Telescope >>
* Scientists Fear Second Coronavirus Wave as China’s Lockdowns Ease >>

* Microsoft has reportedly canceled all in-person events through June 2021 >>
* The hunt for patient zero: Where did the coronavirus outbreak start? >>

* Next-generation simulation software will incorporate deep reinforcement learning >>

* MIT researcher says droplets carrying coronavirus can travel up to 8 meters >>
* Experts tell White House coronavirus can spread through talking or even just breathing >>
* Coronavirus and technology supply chains: How to restart and rebuild >>

* Lockdown was supposed to be an introvert’s paradise. It’s not. >>
* Meet the parents using Trello to plan their kids’ coronavirus homeschooling >>
* 800G rollout imminent following live trials >>

* New Gyroscope Design Will Help Autonomous Cars and Robots Map the World >>
* Startups Unveil Tech to Fight Coronavirus; the Challenge May Be Getting Enough Engineers >>
* 7 Leadership Lessons Men Can Learn from Women >>

* A Covid-19 Vaccine Will Need Equitable, Global Distribution >>
* AI Program Could Check Blood For Signs of Lung Cancer >>
* COVID-19: $6.5 million to help fight coronavirus misinformation >>

* It took a coronavirus outbreak for self-driving cars to become more appealing >>
* In a significant change, Apple customers can now buy or rent titles directly in the Prime Video app >>
* Back to business while battling Covid >>

* A Record 6.6 Million Americans Filed For Unemployment Last Week >>
* Ensure That Your Customer Relationships Outlast Coronavirus >>
* Terminal Emulator for the Oculus Rift >>

* More repercussions in a plague year… and some long term. >>
* Spain passes 10,000 deaths after its highest single-day rise yet — but the curve is stabilizing >>
* Lightstep: Pay for the Observability, Not Just the Telemetry >>

* The best alternatives to Zoom for videoconferencing >>
* Jeff Bezos’ Space Company Is Pressuring Employees To Launch A Tourist Rocket During The Pandemic >>
* U.S. becomes first nation with more than 200,000 COVID-19 infections — Johns Hopkins University >>

* Coronoavirus Contact Tracing Smartphone App >>
* Automakers Pivot to Produce Ventilators, Respirators, and Face Masks >>
* US military may start moving towards launching fleets of tiny satellites >>

* Boeing 787s must be turned off and on every 51 days to prevent ‘misleading data’ being shown to pilots >>
* Microrobots made from pollen help remove toxic mercury from wastewater >>
* Photo editing apps surge after salons shut down amid coronavirus >>

* NASA’s next robotic moon landings in 2021 still on track despite coronavirus pandemic >>
* For NASA’s next sun mission, 6 tiny spacecraft will work as one massive telescope >>
* Coronavirus Just Took an Entire U.S. Aircraft Carrier Out of Commission >>

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