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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 27 August 2020

* Elon Musk teases ‘working Neuralink device’ on August 28th >>
* Self-charging, thousand-year battery startup NDB aces key tests and lands first beta customers >>
* Nano-diamond self-charging batteries could disrupt energy as we know it >>

* SpaceX will launch Masten’s first lander to the Moon in 2022 >>
* Google launches alpha release of Jetpack Compose to speed Android coding >>
* Colorado startup dreaming up a return to supersonic flight >>

* Learn how to pilot your own giant robot suit >>
* Magician Pulls Off The Most Impressive Quick Change Act We’ve Ever Seen >>
* Adventures in AI economics; SaaS+fintech; growth+sales; and GPT-3’s prospects >>

* LG’s swiveling ‘Wing’ phone allegedly revealed in video leak >>
* YouTube took down twice as many videos as usual from April to June because the pandemic forced it to rely on moderation algorithms >>

* Million-strong army of tiny marching robots that can be injected into the body and deliver drugs directly into organs is created to wage war on disease >>
* Rancher Labs’ K3s becomes the latest CNCF sandbox project >>
* India unofficially bans Chinese vendors – reports >>
* Apple is reportedly working on AR content for TV+ shows >>

* Podcast: What’s the story with mobile money? >>
* Where To Sit On The School Bus Just Got A Lot More Complicated >>
* Sensors, apps, police patrols: Colleges are trying to track students to contain COVID-19 cases. Students are pushing back. >>

* Global smartphone shipments tanked by 20.4 percent due to the pandemic >>
* Tech Companies Seek to Combat Bias in Algorithms >>
* Moderna Says Covid-19 Vaccine Shows Promise in Seniors >>
* AI device for nursing homes can monitor elderly residents’ precise movements using radio waves and call for help if needed >>

* Do intelligence agencies need restructuring for the digital disinformation age? >>
* Fusion Connect Takes Managed Services and SD-WAN to a New Level >>
* Why Epic Can’T Afford To Lose The Unreal Engine In Its Legal Fight With Apple >>

* Everyone filed to go public Monday >>
* Comparing SSH encryption algorithms: RSA, DSA, ECDSA, or EdDSA? >>

* OverOps enables developers to own errors with git blame support >>
* Kong Enterprise 2.1 released, Eggplant Digital Automation Platform updates, and CircleCI’s developer hub >>
* SpaceX to attempt rare on-shore Falcon 9 rocket landing this week >>
* Hurricane Laura threatens to bring ‘unsurvivable’ surge to US Gulf >>

* Eventbrite (with Julia & Kevin Hartz) >>
* Infrastructure As Code IaC 3 Critical Concepts to Get Security Right >>
* Moving to a Cloud Native Strategy If You’re Not Doing DevOps, You’re Doing it Wrong >>

* Salesforce stock jumps on strong performance and revised outlook >>
* Sunil Potti, Google and Orion Hindawi, Tanium | Google Cloud Next OnAir ’20 >>
* Rakuten Mobile claims 5G open RAN breakthrough >>

* Radiation-resistant bacteria could survive journey from Earth to Mars >>
* US blacklists Belt and Road builder for role in South China Sea >>
* ASEAN economic ministers discuss recovery from COVID-19 epidemic >>
* Amazon and FedEx Push to Put Delivery Robots on Your Sidewalk >>

* AI algorithm discovers FIFTY new exoplanets orbiting far-off stars by analyzing NASA data
* Announcing Jetpack Compose Alpha! >>
* Synthetic biology startups are giving investors an appetite >>

* iRobot Announces Major Software Update, Shift From Pure Autonomy to Human-Robot Collaboration >>
* US announces $1 billion research push for AI and quantum computing >>

* Future with tens of thousands of new satellites could ‘fundamentally change’ astronomy: report >>
* Something Unexpected Happens When You Drop A Giant Magnet On -196°C Aluminum >>
* Plane built on Mumbai rooftop takes to the skies >>

* The imperatives for automation success >>
* WindowSwap: ‘I think we all are explorers in our own ways’ >>
* Another pandemic shortage: What to do if you can’t find a laptop? >>
* To stop COVID-19 spread in schools, start with local data and do the math >>

* Quantum computers may be destroyed by high-energy particles from space >>
* New Video Shows Largest Hydrogen Bomb Ever Exploded >>

* New Zealand’s stock exchange was shut down on 2 straight days after a ‘mafia type’ gang launched a cyberattack >>
* The pandemic has probably killed VR arcades for good >>
* Salesforce To Join Dow Jones, Replacing Exxon, As Tech Rises, Energy Falls >>

* Meet the startups from Brinc’s first online Demo Day >>
* Facebook updates Messenger Rooms as Zoom sits at top of the App Store >>
* Cisco acquiring BabbleLabs to filter out the lawn mower screeching during your video conference >>

* As DevOps takes off, site reliability engineers are flying high >>
* Blood Transfusions Help Reduce COVID-19 Mortality by 35% >>
* Army of a million microscopic robots created to explore on tiny scale >>
* Interview: NDB team on its revolutionary nano-diamond batteries >>

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