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* After 60 Years, Explosion-Powered Rockets Are Nearly Here >>
* Kids can learn at home with Read Along by Google >>
* Watch today’s Xbox Series X event in just 15 minutes >>

* France is using AI to check whether people are wearing masks on public transport >>
* Google Lens can now copy and paste handwritten notes to your computer >>
* Go hands-on with interactive AI visualizations >>

* Zoom acquires security startup Keybase >>
* Microsoft makes new GitHub collaboration tools available to testers >>
* Visualizing the world beyond the frame >>
* Google unifies all of its messaging and communication apps into a single team >>

* a16z Podcast: What’s Next in Gaming >>
* Total U.S. Pandemic Jobless Claims Surpass 33.5 Million >>
* JRE #1470 – ELON MUSK >>
* Airbnb Hosts Built Mini-Empires. Now They’re Crumbling. >>
* a16z Podcast: Undruggable Drugs >>
* TED: How face surveillance threatens your privacy and freedom >>
* Outside Looking In How to Stop the Rapid Rise of Insider Threats >>
* Sonos Ceo Discusses The Arc And Customer Backlash Over Leaving Old Products Behind >>
* Telcos’ challenge with edge deployment has a familiar ring for IBM’s Jim Whitehurst >>
* Mike Ferris, Red Hat | IBM Think 2020 >>
* Alan Trefler, Pegasystems | PegaWorld iNspire >>

* DJI latest industrial drone has 55 minute flight time, 15 km video range >>
* FDA approves a rapid COVID-19 test that uses CRISPR >>
* AR is the answer to plummeting retail sales during lockdown >>

* How Australia could harness its tides for energy >>
* 5G conspiracy theories fuel attacks on telecoms workers >>
* AMD’s new 7-nanometer Ryzen Pro 4000 processors target business laptops >>

* Google Authenticator for Android can finally move accounts between devices >>
* Google launches Read Along, a free app that helps young children practice reading >>
* Helping journalists understand the power of machine learning >>

* New YouTube features to help you navigate the streaming boom >>
* Watch Microsoft’s Xbox Series X gameplay stream here at 11AM ET >>
* YouTube Music’s Explore tab is now out for Android and iOS users >>

* iOS 13.5 can automatically share your Medical ID in an emergency call >>
* YouTube TV to gain 14 more ViacomCBS channels in expanded distribution deal >>
* A large chunk of Mercury may have been blown away by the sun >>

* Chinese scientists release world’s first animal trials report of COVID-19 vaccine candidate, showing positive results >>
* Here are the first 13 games optimized for the Xbox Series X >>

* ‘Hospital at home’ to shield the vulnerable >>
* BCG vaccine helps fight infections by boosting immune cell production >>

* Brain cells reach out to each other through miniature cages >>

* Cleaner Air Courtesy of Coronavirus Provides Window into a Car-Free Future >>
* Egyptian pyramids really were aligned with the compass points >>
* Universal basic income seems to improve employment and well-being >>

* How My Boss Monitors Me While I Work From Home >>
* How covid-19 conspiracy theorists are exploiting YouTube culture >>
* New Google Lens features to help you be more productive at home >>

* A rebranded and updated version of CBS All Access will launch this summer >>
* ‘Assassin’s Creed Valhalla’ trailer shows off Xbox Series X gameplay >>
* ‘Chorus’ is a space shooter about a pilot and her sentient ship >>

* Wearable Speaker Combines The Best Features Of Earphones And Portable Speakers >>
* Science confirms it: Websites really do all look the same >>
* LongNow: Toward Practical Telepathy | Mary Lou Jepsen >>

* Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs abandons its Toronto smart neighborhood project >>
* Apple awards $10 million to rapidly scale COVID-19 sample collection kit production >>
* B2B SaaS growth may be on a path to recovery >>

* MongoDB and Rockset link arms to figure out SQL-to-NoSQL application integration >>
* GitHub blasts code-scanning tool into all open-source projects >>
* Dilbert: Thursday May 07, 2020: Noble Bad Data >>

* Deep in the Cosmic Forest, a Black Hole Goldilocks Might Like >>
* Astronomers Can Actually See the Clouds and Weather on Brown Dwarf 6.5 Light-Years Away >>
* In the far future, the universe will be mostly invisible >>

* China Is One Launch Closer to Building Its Own Space Station >>
* Cuckoo Internet closes seed funding to disrupt UK broadband market >>
* Adapt Your D&I Efforts to the Reality of the Crisis >>

* Enterprise companies find MLOps critical for reliability and performance >>
* Facebook Uses 1.5 Billion Reddit Posts To Create Chatbot >>
* Is getting pregnant “medically necessary” right now? >>

* US has no idea how to manage all the testing data it’s collecting >>
* What Family Businesses Need to Adapt to a Crisis >>
* Labor market restructuring and its possible permanence >>

* Should South Africa lock down? >>
* Star Trek: World-Building Over Generations—Pretty Much Pop: A Culture Podcast #42 >>
* Reopening India: Implications for economic activity and workers >>

* Webinar: In the new normal, cloud data management means everything. Are you ready? >>
* The crazy dream of US$45 oil could become reality in Argentina >>

* China’s unmanned submersible completes expedition mission >>
* China’s experimental new-generation manned spaceship works normally in orbit >>
* More cycleways, streets to shut, footpaths widened under NSW’s COVID-19 plan >>

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