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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 5 August 2020

* Day2: Watch SpaceX’s Starship Prototype Attempt a Big Hop >>
* 25+ people killed and more than 2,500 injured in Tuesday’s massive blast at Beirut port >>
* Microsoft’s xCloud game streaming will launch on September 15th on Android >>
* High Performance Ornithopter Drone Is Quiet, Efficient, and Safe >>

* We Quit Our Jobs to Build a Cabin—Everything Went Wrong >>
* First-ever evidence of a dinosaur living with a malignant CANCER >>
* World’s First Open-Source Nuclear Reactor Blueprint Is Coming Online >>

* Cybercrime in the Age of COVID-19 >>
* Biggest Monster Is Spreading. And It’s Not the Coronavirus. >>
* Calc: How Long Does It Take TECH CEOS to Earn Your Salary? >>

* Quantum version of the ancient game of Go could be ultimate AI test >>
* IBM Roundtable: Building a Quantum Workforce Requires Interdisciplinary Education and the Promise of Real Jobs >>
* How Loop Quantum Gravity Could Match Anomalies in the CMB with Large Structures in the Modern Universe >>
* Big Bounce Simulations Challenge the Big Bang >>

* Who’s Responsible if a Worker Gets Covid-19 on the Job? >>
* Pandemic Stimulus Talks Resume as Trump Considers Executive Action >>
* Postal Service Urged to Stop Delivering Mysterious Seed Packets >>

* End of data transfer agreement between US and Europe spells trouble for big tech >>
* Podcast: Omdia on HPE’s $925M acquisition of Silver Peak >>
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* Donald Trump Trying To Control The Fcc Is A ‘Disaster,’ Says Sen. Ron Wyden >>

* TED: How Fast Can S Vaccine Be Made >>
* Eli Lilly is testing a way to prevent covid-19 that’s not a vaccine >>
* Climate change-fueled heatwaves could kill millions >>
* Episode 752: Adapting Negotiations to a Remote World >>

* The Internet Is Faster, but Websites Aren’t >>
* Greg Joswiak replaces Phil Schiller as head of Apple marketing >>
* New Records for AI Training >>

* AI and ML make testing smarter… but autonomous tools are a long way from being enterprise-ready >>
* Autonomous testing: Are we there yet? >>
* China’s aviation future rests with the Comac C919 aircraft >>

* Argentina has reached an agreement with creditors over US$66-billion debt >>
* China suspends HK-NZ fugitive deal >>
* Software upgrades for Beidou to continue >>
* China is home to four of the world’s five largest unicorns, led by Alibaba’s Ant Group >>

* Top 10 AWS Cloud Migration Tools and Services >>
* Honda recalls 608,000 vehicles for faulty software >>
* Altered Mice Breathe Water Instead of Air >>

* United States’s GDP Just Dropped 33 Percent. What Does That Mean? >>
* The Economic Impact Of The Coronavirus In The US, Visualized >>
* One-Third of New York’s Small Businesses May Be Gone Forever >>

* Predicting the Animals of the Future >>
* JRE #1519 – MIKE BAKER >>
* Upcoming Event: GitLab Commit Virtual 2020 >>

* Raj Verma, MemSQL | CUBEConversation, July 2020 >>
* Ben Golub, Storj Labs | CUBE Conversation, July 2020 >>
* Angelique Medina, ThousandEyes | CUBE Conversation, July 2020 >>

* Fintech Scales Vertical SaaS >>
* Has Nokia stopped the 5G rot? >>
* Nokia bags 5G deal with Taiwan’s Asia Pacific Telecom >>

* Wrong and stupid: Trump’s Twitter tiff ends O’Rielly’s wireless run >>
* Boeing 737 Max Moves One Step Closer to Flying Again >>
* 3d Mapping Reveals How Wounds Begin To Heal >>

* TikTok and the Sorting Hat >>
* ByteDance CEO Says Trump’s Real Goal Is to Kill Off TikTok >>
* China vows action if TikTok is forced to sell US operations >>
* India’s TikTok ban closes lucrative window to the world for many rural women >>
* Forced TikTok sale in US is compared to ‘robbery’ in China but ByteDance has few options, experts >>
* Microsoft’s takeover would be a win for TikTok and tech giants, not users >>
* TikTok and the Law: A Primer (In Case You Need to Explain Things to Your Teenager) >>
* TikTok, Trump and an Impulse to Act as C.E.O. to Corporate America >>

* Watch YouTube in Windowed Fullscreen With This Browser Extension >>
* Hollywood Targets ‘Iran’s YouTube’ and Israeli Newspaper in Pirate Site Blocking Push >>
* Episode 125: Glossier Built a Cult Brand and a Digital Community, but What’s Next? >>

* Chinese Games Will Force Players To Use Their Real Names >>
* Announcing Sight Tech Global, an event on the future of AI and accessibility for people who are blind or visually impaired >>
* Tesla Will Rapidly Grow the Number of Gigafactories Under Construction >>

* Rocket Lab boosts Electron rocket’s lift capacity by 660 lbs >>
* We can’t skip steps on the road to a COVID-19 vaccine >>
* The price of peace: Why Japan scrapped a $4.2bn US missile system >>

* US election 2020: Americans warned not to expect election outcome on night >>
* Trump on Covid death toll: ‘It is what it is’ >>
* James Cameron reveals three Avatar 2 scenes to cast and crew >>

* Dilbert: Can Answer Questons >>
* A small but powerful signal: Mumbai installs female figures on traffic lights >>
* SpaceX Boca Chica Launch Pad >>
* Sapphire Cam: SpaceX Boca Chica Starship Construction and Launch Facility >>

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