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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 8 August 2020

* Moderna is charging $37 a dose for its experimental vaccine >>
* Gates Foundation is helping back a $3 COVID-19 vaccine >>
* Six COVID-19 vaccine candidates, including 3 from China, now in phase-3 trials: WHO >>
* A Cure for COVID-19 Will Take More Than Personal Immunity >>
* Lilly Starts Phase 3 Trial for Antibody Treatment of COVID-19 >>

* An AI can make selfies look like they’re not selfies >>
* Covid-19 lockdowns will have little lasting impact on global warming >>

* Physicists have a massive problem as Higgs boson refuses to misbehave >>
* We just figured out why shaving soft hair blunts steel razor blades >>

* Global Work Crisis: Automation, the Case Against Jobs, and What to Do About It >>
* VMware gets into apps with Bluetooth-pinging COVID-safe-office tools >>

* Offline Translation Earbuds Translate Up To 40 Languages And 93 Accents In Real-Time >>
* A new tool for modeling the human gut microbiome >>
* AI Could Help Enable Accurate Remote Monitoring of Parkinson’s Patients >>

* Engadget Podcast: Diving into everything Samsung (and the Pixel 4a) >>
* Scientists May Be Using the Wrong Cells to Study Covid-19 >>
* Software that monitors students during tests perpetuates inequality and violates their privacy >>
* How Could the Beirut Explosion Happen? Experts Explain >>

* People Are Flying Again—But Only for Cheap Vacations >>
* Long Now: Peter Calthorpe: Urban Planet: Ecology, Community, and Growth Through the Next Century >>
* Trump Executive Orders Target TikTok, WeChat Apps >>
* Healthcare: The Great Unlock >>

* Unemployment Rate Drops, but Labor Market Struggles >>
* Kodak’s Big Moment Draws Scrutiny >>
* Google’s AI thinks women wearing masks have mouths covered with duct tape >>

* AI Can Replicate Any Human Voice: What Does That Mean for Podcasts? >>
* 3 ways to embrace the evolving world of remote work >>
* Mars may not have been the warm, wet planet we thought it was >>
* Inside the disturbing online world of gangstalking >>

* Vergecast: Samsung Unpacked, Google Pixel 4A review, and Apple’s new 27-inch iMac >>
* JRE #1522 – ROB LOWE >>
* Nikola Tesla Proved It Was Possible. Now Wireless Electricity Is a Reality. >>
* Devops Unbound – A Brief History of Testing w/Grigori Melnik And James Bach >>
* Welcome to the FAST documentation >>

* Atlassian tells employees they can work from home forever >>
* Cloud-first is not enough: Five best practices for a cloud-smart journey >>
* Forrest Brazeal, A Cloud Guru | Cloud Native Insights >>
* Eric Gray, NetScout | CUBE Conversation, August 2020 >>
* India’s Airtel and AWS tie-up to take on Jio’s cloud behemoth >>

* Air India Express carrying 190 passengers and crew skids off runway >>
* Food tracing system a hit with customers at supermarkets in northwestern China >>
* Eight trends accelerating the age of commercial-ready quantum computing >>
* Cutting Step-Functions Costs on Enterprise-Scale Workflows >>

* Guy Rigs Up Stunt Bike Tricks With High-Speed Cameras In 4K >>
* ‘Dirty Dancing’ is getting a sequel >>
* Deadly novel bunyavirus re-emerges in China >>
* Why the US ban on WeChat is a much bigger deal than TikTok >>

* A Dense Sub-Neptune Challenges Formation Theories >>
* Antarctica Is the Best Place On Earth for a Telescope, Is Also the Hardest Place to Put a Telescope >>
* Recycling Electronic Waste to Make Hybrid Materials >>

* Emotionally intelligent way to cope with pandemic stress >>
* 8 Ways Managers Can Support Employees’ Mental Health >>
* 20GB of Intel internal documents were leaked online >>
* Can Entrepreneurship Be Taught in a Classroom? >>

* Churches received up to $10 billion in stimulus funding. They want more. >>
* Google to roll out its digital learning platform to 23 million students and teachers in India’s Maharashtra state >>
* Hypotenuse AI wants to take the strain out of copywriting for e-commerce >>
* Hybrid Schooling May Be the Most Dangerous Option of All >>

* Israeli Hackers Develop Tech to Combat Domestic Violence >>
* Watch SpaceX launch tenth Starlink mission >>
* How covid-19 spawned a plastic pandemic – and what we can do about it >>

* Monkeys sharing food is the equivalent to humans taking a date out for dinner, suggests a new study. >>
* A $17 billion media empire, 6 children, and a succession battle: Meet the Murdoch family >>
* When Microsoft’s ambitious ‘Netflix of gaming’ service launches in September, it won’t arrive on Apple devices – here’s why >>
* Ideas Of India >>

* Building a business within a business: How to power continual organic growth >>
* Risk, resilience, and rebalancing in global value chains >>

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