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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 14 April 2020

* Windows 10 now supports wireless file transfers to and from Samsung phones >>
* Virgin Orbit completes key final test prior to first orbital demo launch >>
* Amazon puts new online grocery shoppers on a waitlist >>

* Amazon to hire 75,000 more to address increased demand due to coronavirus crisis >>
* Taiwan may turn traffic advice app into massive tracking system >>
* FDA clears N95 decontamination process that could clean up to 4 million masks per day >>

* “Event” Cells in the Brain Help Organize Memory into Meaningful Segments >>
* Google unveils Maps, Search and YouTube features in India to help people combat coronavirus >>
* Fears of ‘Wild West’ as COVID-19 blood tests hit the market >>

* Contact Tracing COVID-19 Infections via Smartphone Apps >>
* Importance of Apple and Google’s rare collaboration on contact tracing >>
* Zoom, Google Meet, Teams : Can’t get a webcam? That old phone in a drawer can help >>

* Apple’s next iPhone will be redesigned to have flat sides, smaller bezel, and new 3D-sensing camera >>
* Forget Video Conferencing—Host Your Next Meeting in VR >>
* A global view of how consumer behavior is changing amid COVID-19 >>

* Trailblazing Mars helicopter attached to Perseverance rover for July launch >>
* How ESA and NASA Will be Working Together to Bring Rocks Back From Mars >>
* How zoos are trying to contain possible coronavirus outbreaks >>

* State of the Market: CI/CD/ARA >>
* Hainan rolls out face-scanning machines for public services as China pushes digital infrastructure >>
* What’s New on Netflix the Week of April 13, 2020 >>

* TED The wonders of the molecular world, animated >>
* Why we’re still relying on a century-old strategy to treat COVID-19 >>
* Driverless vehicles in the age of the novel coronavirus >>

* The Ultimate Quarantine Self-Care Guide >>
* The Pandemic Could Be an Opportunity to Remake Cities >>
* Motorola will reveal its first high-end phone in years on April 22nd >>

* Hallway creates a ‘virtual break room’ for remote workers using scheduled video chats >>
* 16 Minutes on the News #29: The Case of Zoom and Scaling Cloud Security >>
* Breaking Analysis: How Tech Execs are Responding to COVID 19 >>

* Delhi records 356 new cases, highest single-day rise >>
* French President has extended country’s lockdown to 11 May >>
* The Coronavirus Has Already Made Us Poorer for Years to Come >>
* The Price of the Coronavirus Pandemic >>

* Yet Another Consequence of the Pandemic: More Plastic Waste >>
* What Good Leadership Looks Like During This Pandemic >>
* Neuroscientists find memory cells that help us interpret new situations >>

* Zoombot, UI Sandboxing, and Fantasy Computer >>
* Elon Musk Still Predicts 1 Million Tesla Robotaxis By the End of the Year >>
* During the Pandemic, Will Robots Take Over More Human Jobs? >>

* How coronavirus school closures could cause ‘historic academic regression’ >>
* 30 books Bill Gates thinks everyone should read >>

* Oxford University Might Get COVID-19 Vaccine By September >>
* How Taiwan and South Korea Have Safe Open Economies During Coronavirus >>
* Ozone hole three times the size of Greenland opens over the North Pole >>

* ‘Honey, I Shrunk the NASA Payload’ challenge seeks tiny designs for the moon >>
* Survey: Brazilian consumer sentiment during the coronavirus crisis >>
* Getting ahead of coronavirus: Saving lives and livelihoods in India >>

* A digital court for a digital age >>
* Coronavirus Is Changing How We Live, Work, and Use Tech—Permanently >>
* My Girlfriend Is a Chatbot >>

* Malleable Systems Collective >>
* As YouTube Traffic Soars, YouTubers Say Pay Is Plummeting >>
* Health Professionals Begin 3-D Printing Supplies >>

* They Say You Can’t Walk On Water. Well, They Haven’t Seen This Guy Try >>
* Simone Biles Takes Viral Handstand Challenge To Impressive New Level >>
* A 64-year-old man accidentally ejected himself from a fighter jet at 2,500 feet >>
* What Happens If You Shoot A Ping Pong Ball Going 450 KPH At A Tennis Ball >>

* Serverless Kubernetes, Managed Nodes on AWS EKS, and More >>
* DevOps With Docker, Kubernetes and Azure DevOps >>

* COVID-19: What our WFH traffic looks like >>
* Verizon: U.S. network usage starts to normalize as subscribers settle into new routines >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 13 April 2020

* Biggest Questions About Apple And Google’S New Coronavirus Tracking Project >>
* New Israeli-designed mask creates ‘air curtain’ for those treating COVID-19 >>
* 16 Minutes on the News #29: The Case of Zoom and Scaling Cloud Security >>

* Racing Team Exploits Pandemic to Drive Across America in Under 27 Hours >>
* GO2SLEEP: AI-Powered Tracking Device For Restful Sleep >>

* Dubai’s intense COVID-19 lockdown requires an online permit, and exhaustive details, to go outside for any reason whatsoever. >>
* Cruise ship bookings for 2021 are already on the rise despite multiple COVID-19 outbreaks >>
* China Delays Mask and Ventilator Exports After Quality Complaints >>

* Tesla “Back To The Future” Looks Spot On >>
* Elon Musk explains why Tesla’s Model 3 has an in-cabin camera >>

* Sir Stirling Moss: Motor racing legend dies aged 90 after long illness >>
* I Could Watch This Absolutely Gorgeous Ferrari F399 Concept Drive Down The Lemans All Day Long! >>
* Apollo 13 at 50: How NASA turned near-disaster at the moon into a ‘successful failure’ in space >>

* McKinsey economists lay out 9 potential coronavirus recession scenarios — ranging from a summer recovery to a ‘black swan of black swans’ >>
* Scientists can 3D print insect-like robots in minutes >>
* This is what it will take to get us back outside >>

* Anti-5G cell tower attacks spread to the Netherlands >>
* Russia Spreads Conspiracy Theory Linking Coronavirus Pandemic to Bill Gates >>

* Americans are now panic-buying ‘hair color’ and grooming supplies, Walmart CEO says >>

* Trump eager to ‘reopen’ nation but governors will decide when to ease coronavirus lockdown >>
* Good news on coronavirus makes it harder for Trump to hold the line >>
* India: Almost 1 in 2 districts hit by virus, exit from lockdown to be tricky >>
* Coronavirus: ‘Sombre day’ as UK deaths hit 10,000 >>
* China sends medical expert team to Russia >>
* Global COVID-19 cases surpass 1.8 million >>
* Coronavirus: Boris Johnson says ‘it could have gone either way’ >>
* We’re on the Brink of Cyberpunk >>
* COVID-19: genetic network analysis provides ‘snapshot’ of pandemic origins >>
* Pandemic is pushing more people online and will forever change how Americans shop for groceries, experts say >>

* This is the workplace impact COVID-19 will have on different generations >>
* Google Pixel 4 drops to $449 at Best Buy >>
* Sometimes Saving the World Really Sucks >>

* Google leads donations as tech sector pledges US$1.4 billion to COVID-19 crisis >>
* Joe Biden’s views on tech >>
* Phantom: Covert Ops Studio CEO ‘Wouldn’t Expect’ PSVR 2 Announcement This Year >>

* ‘Instagram Bridge’ the latest showpiece of Dubai Creek Harbour megaproject >>
* ‘Unimaginable’ pain: Coronavirus robs Michigan woman of whole family >>
* I Buried My Grandfather On Zoom >>

* Enemy AI: chasing a player without Navigation2D or A* pathfinding >>
* Next-Gen Nuclear Power; Bold new reactor designs promise safe, clean electricity. >>
* Telstra adds 2,500 temporary jobs to its workforce to help with COVID-19 >>

* We halted the global economy, and emissions still may only fall 4% this year >>
* The Impact of The Coronavirus On the Future of Remote Work >>
* Chinese self-driving start-up AutoX sets up ‘Asia’s largest robotaxi operations centre’ in Shanghai >>

* Here’s how much of their wealth some of the richest Silicon Valley billionaires are donating to fight the coronavirus >>

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