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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 10 April 2020

* Worst economic crisis since 1930s depression, IMF says >>
* The Ancient Computers In The Boeing 737 Max Are Holding Up A Fix >>
* Historic first Trans-Atlantic contact made on 432 MHz – Tues 7th April 2020 >>

* Genius Creates Virtual Twin Using AI To Attend Zoom Meetings >>
* “Human challenge trials,” where healthy volunteers would be exposed to Covid-19, explained >>
* I spent six days on a ventilator with covid-19. It saved me, but my life is not the same. >>
* Coronavirus: Covid-19 words added to Oxford Dictionary >>

* Software recreates a 3D model of your face from a smartphone video >>

* When will lockdown end? Nations look for coronavirus exit strategies >>

* Microsoft says video calls in Teams grew 1,000% in March >>

* Blood tests show 14% of people are now immune to covid-19 in one town in Germany >>
* Why it’s too early to start giving out “immunity passports” >>
* America might survive coronavirus. But will the election? >>

* Disney+ has more than 50M subscribers >>
* Netflix’s ‘Space Force’ spoof starring Steve Carell arrives on May 29th >>
* ASA Contemplates Turning a Moon Crater Into a Giant, Powerful Telescope >>

* Original Content podcast: We have mixed feelings about Quibi >>
* Inside Alphabet’s X: Nurturing Radical Creativity >>
* Kevin Kelly: The Future of Autonomous Cars >>
* Gillmor Gang: Digital Ben >>
* Turning 5G traffic into revenue growth >>
* Paulo Rosado, OutSystems | CUBE Conversation, April 2020 >>
* Software Development Trends 2020: Camille Fournier and Juan Pablo Buriticá >>
* JRE #1456 – MICHAEL SHERMER >>
* NTT Research CEO Kazu Gomi: Creating a new network infrastructure >>
* Demystifying AI with NVIDIA’s Will Ramey – Ep. 113 >>
* Credit Check: Capital One’s Kyle Nicholson on Modern Machine Learning in Finance – Ep. 114 >>
* Effective Cost Management for Amazon EMR >>

* Nailing the perfect handshake no longer crucial to getting a job in China, with hiring done via a screen >>
* Coronavirus updates LIVE: Global COVID-19 cases surpass 1.5 million, record 16.8 million Americans file for unemployment >>
* Cambridge University lab will test 30,000 coronavirus swabs a day by early May >>
* NASA’s Plan to Build a Base Camp on the Moon Sounds Like Sci-Fi, But It’s Real >>
* ‘Westworld’ Season 3 Theory: The Man In Black Is A Hybrid Human >>

* Stop covid or save the economy? We can do both >>
* The Pandemic Feeds Tech Companies’ Power >>
* Australia seems to be keeping a lid on covid-19 – how is it doing it? >>

* The Rise of Lifestyle Streamers >>
* Drug Discovery in the Age of Coronavirus >>
* NASA seeks miniature scientific payload concepts for robotic Moon rover scouts >>

* Starship Technologies is sending its autonomous robots to more cities as demand for contactless delivery rises >>
* Quibi is the anti-TikTok (that’s a bad thing) >>

* Cancer Patients Face Treatment Delays and Uncertainty as Coronavirus Overwhelms Hospitals >>
* Our Knowledge of Viruses Is Badly Inadequate >>
* The coronavirus crisis could fundamentally alter the internet >>

* Bluetooth signals from your smartphone could automate Covid-19 contact tracing while preserving privacy >>
* A Cheap 3D Printer Can Trick Smartphone Fingerprint Locks >>
* Build a Culture That Aligns with People’s Values >>

* 5 tips for effective distance learning during school closures >>
* Dyson’s 44 experiments will teach your kids engineering, and they’re free >>
* This weird black hole is bending light back on itself like a boomerang >>

* Outrunning COVID-19 twice >>
* Why Measles Deaths Are Surging—and Coronavirus Could Make it Worse >>
* Doctors Puzzle Over COVID-19 Lung Problems >>

* Don’t worry about a grocery delivery slot, Instacart will pair you with a real-time shopper >>
* A Big Improvement On The Original, Samsung’s Galaxy Buds+ Are A Small Victory >>
* Face masks don’t have to be 100% effective to be useful >>

* How to play free YouTube music in the background on Android and iPhones >>
* Google expands AI calling service Duplex to Australia, Canada, and the UK >>
* New York City shortens deadline for claiming dead >>

* Could Mars samples brought to Earth pose a threat to our planet? >>
* Coronavirus pandemic forces US Space Force, SpaceX to delay GPS satellite launch >>
* 100 days from launch: NASA’s Mars rover Perseverance gets its wheels, parachute >>

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