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* Blue Origin’s human lunar lander team delivers full-scale engineering mock-up to NASA >>
* A new type of plastic may be the first that is infinitely recyclable >>
* Google Maps adds street-level details in select cities, more colorful imagery worldwide >>

* 235 million social media profiles from Instagram, TikTok and YouTube exposed in data leak >>
* Vodafone buddies up with Aurrigo for autonomous shuttle >>

* Machine Learning Just Classified Over Half a Million Galaxies >>
* Flight Simulator Players Are Flocking to Jeffrey Epstein’s Private Island >>
* New Toyotas Will Upload Data To AWS To Help Create Custom Insurance Premiums Based On Driver Behavior >>
* Slack and Teams Make Work-From-Home Easier-But Sometimes, Less Civil >>

* Trump now forcing global carriers to pick a side >>
* Critical communications infrastructure and COVID-19: An interview with Ericsson’s CEO >>
* Bridging digital experience best practices from Internet companies to telecom operators >>

* Podcast: What’s the story with 5G spectrum? >>
* Losing the 5G ‘race’ might not matter >>
* MediaTek pings Italy with ‘5G’ Internet-of-Things data beam from geostationary satellite 35,000 kilometres up >>
* Building Your Own Cellphone Network Can Be Empowering, and Also Problematic >>

* Big Tech’s Domination of Business Reaches New Heights >>
* Daily Crunch: Apple hits $2 trillion market cap >>
* Jeff Bezos Worth $195 Billion and Passes Henry Ford for 5th Richest Ever >>
* Alibaba posts 124 per cent gain in quarterly profit >>
* New U.S. Unemployment Claims Tick Up to 1.1 Million >>

* Scientists build methanol-powered beetle robot >>
* Teleporting Memory Across Two Servers >>
* TEDxNatick: Big data, small farms and a tale of two tomatoes >>

* China’s global navigation satellite system >>
* Google Maps is tracking the spread of America’s wildfires hour by hour >>
* Facebook Portal adds Zoom support and other work-from-home features >>

* Obama issues a dire warning about American democracy in stunning rebuke of Trump >>
* Making smart platforms stick >>
* Apple said to have secretively bought Israel’s Camerai >>

* Ogmagod employs natural language processing to empower users with actionable intelligence >>
* Landlord Tech Watch Site Lets You Report Landlords Using Tech To Screw Over Tenants >>
* With Ultralight Lithium-Sulfur Batteries, Electric Airplanes Could Finally Take Off >>

* Oculus headsets will require Facebook logins starting in October >>
* Oculus To Introduce Multiple Users Per Device Using Facebook Accounts >>
* Return To Castle Wolfenstein VR Livestream: New Oculus Quest Mod! >>

* Use Emotional Intelligence before Artificial Intelligence >>
* Podcast: Want consumer privacy? Try China >>
* New Money explains how payment became a form of social media >>
* JRE #1527 – DAVID BLAINE >>
* Mobile Canning Is Saving That Local Beer You Love >>

* Optimize your CI CD with GitLab and AWS >>
* Zero to 100 Million Downloads, Building a Modern Open Source CI Project >>
* The Journey from Heroku to Kubernetes in 5 Steps >>

* Moving from YouTube to PeerTube >>
* Rideshare operations are being suspended in California >>
* What Google Must Do to Really Compete in the Cloud >>

* Keynote Analysis | KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2020 >>
* Sam Werner, IBM & Brent Compton, Red Hat | KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2020 >>
* Priyanka Sharma, CNCF | KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2020 >>
* VMware’s Fusion and Workstation desktop hypervisors add support for Kubernetes apps >>
* The Boring Company’s Loop System >>

* Neuroscientists delineate social decision-making in the human brain >>
* PS5 developers explain how the DualSense controller changes gameplay >>
* US government can’t use DJI drones — but here are five it just approved >>

* From silly to sinister – the fall of social media influencers >>
* COVID-19 and cell and gene therapy: How to keep innovation on track >>

* Strange fast-moving clouds of gas may be suffocating the Milky Way >>
* Millions of missing female births predicted in India in next decade >>
* Elon Musk hails SpaceX Raptor engine as it breaks pressure chamber record >>

* Cancer cells can pick up fatty coatings to spread further in the body >>
* An AI built by Facebook could drastically speed up MRI scans >>

* This Plane Flies Itself. We Went for a Ride >>
* Testing New Contact Tracing Approaches in a Pandemic >>
* New trend report: The Privacy Era >>

* Chameleon-like robot has the fastest extendable ‘tongue’ in tech >>
* Brazil is sliding into techno-authoritarianism >>
* SQLite maximum database size increased to 281TB >>

* PowerShell 7.1 Release Candidate is lurking >>
* Medical Innovations That Will Revolutionize The Future Of Your Healthcare: Part 2 >>
* Dilbert: Study 5 G First >>

* Battery Tough Enough To Take Structural Loads: Zinc-air battery made partly of Kevlar >>
* Can Robots Keep Humans from Abusing Other Robots? >>
* Astronomy Picture of the Day: The Sun Rotating >>

* Could tabletop experiment detect gravitational waves and determine quantum nature of gravity? >>
* 95 Nearby Cool Brown Dwarfs Identified >>
* The fastest driver in Formula 1 >>

* Adobe Max 2020 will be virtual and free for all >>
* AI Company Leaks Over 2.5 Million Medical Records >>
* The Electric Weed-Zapper Renaissance >>

* Attending a remote startup accelerator is absolutely worth it >>
* SpaceX Boca Chica – Launch Site Build Out and SN6 Static Fire Prep >>

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