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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 1 April 2021

* Handheld camera that can see radioactivity could help cancer surgeons >>
* Volkswagen shares drop 3.7% after April Fool’s name change to Voltswagen >>
* Antimatter Atoms Can Be Precisely Manipulated and Cooled With Lasers >>

* Google cancels April Fools >>
* Huawei seeks growth in internet of things as phone business suffers >>
* Physicists Just Chilled Antimatter for the First Time. With Lasers >>

* Deepfake Amazon Workers Are Sowing Confusion On Twitter Thats Not The Problem >>
* SpaceX Starship SN11 Analysis >>

* A 1-Stage, Fully Reusable Lunar Lander Makes the Most Sense for Returning Humans to the Moon >>
* Why the World’s Container Ships Grew So Big >>
* There’s a New Artificial Life Form on Our Planet >>

* Apple’s mixed reality headset debut expected in mid-2021 >>
* Apple to build battery-based solar energy storage project in California >>

* Aircraft-carriers take to the air >>
* MICE engage in social distancing! Male rodents naturally avoid mating with females if they detect that they’re sick >>
* Brazil faces health system collapse as covid-19 cases skyrocket >>

* People living 100,000 years ago spent time collecting crystals >>
* Everything you need to know about covid-19 vaccines for children >>
* A solar geoengineering test has been delayed until 2022 >>

* Verizon will shut down its 3G network in 2022 >>
* Snap is reportedly working on AR Spectacles and a selfie drone >>
* Google launches a cool new document scanner called Stack >>

* Morning After: SpaceX lost another Starship prototype >>
* Latest Starship Prototype SN11 Explodes in mid-air, Raining Debris on the Launch Site >>
* Xbox cloud gaming adds ‘Morrowind’ and other backwards compatible titles >>

* Amazon eyes up space startups for an AWS Accelerator, dangles $1m of cloud credits for a chosen ten >>
* Rust detection using machine learning on AWS >>
* Stop Calling Everything AI, Machine-Learning Pioneer Says >>

* Teaching AI to sail like a world-class sailor and what it means for business >>
* Even lockdown life couldn’t kill the market for $100 yoga pants >>
* Why scientists are developing inhaled Covid-19 vaccines >>

* Scientists Create Simple Synthetic Cell That Grows and Divides Normally >>
* workflow86 >>
* Message in a bottleneck >>
* The Suez Canal and a Hard Year at Sea >>

* President Biden Set to Lay Out $2 Trillion Infrastructure Plan Today >>
* Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 Vaccine Said to Protect Children Over 12 >>

* Restaurants Develop Virtual Brands for Food-Delivery Apps >>
* Apple’s Coming Privacy Update Sparks New Digital-Ad Strategies >>
* Light Reading Podcasts: MetTel’s Ed Fox on extending enterprise IT to home networks >>

* Light Reading Podcasts: Light Reading’s Mike Dano: Six questions about 6G>>
* After Brazil’s about-face, Indonesia still hedges on Huawei >>
* Biden’s big infrastructure plan targets broadband access, puts subsidy programs on notice >>

* OneWeb: Deals are near to plug funding gap >>
* World’s Biggest Wind Farm May Be Answer to Korea’s Net-Zero Dream >>
* More than 80% of intubated Covid patients die in Brazil >>

* Argentina tightens Covid measures as new virus variants arrive >>
* Amazon, Google reportedly oust Microsoft, Oracle in massive Israel cloud tender >>
* Biden Details $2 Trillion Plan to Rebuild Infrastructure and Reshape the Economy >>

* InfoTribes, Reality Brokers >>
* The Low-Code Revolution Will Not Be Televised >>

* The World’s Most Secretive 737 Just Showed Its Bizarre Self Over The Mojave Desert >>
* SpaceX’s Starlink Satellite Internet Service Is Great — When There Aren’t Outages >>
* Covid: France schools to close under third lockdown >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 31 March 2021

* Virgin Galactic debuts its first third-generation spaceship, ‘VSS Imagine’ >>
* SpaceX lost its fourth Starship prototype in a row >>

* Codename: Urban Legends is a taste of what Niantic thinks 5G could do for AR gaming >>
* This Smart Bandage Could Hasten Healing and Might Even Detect COVID >>
* Is Cyberwar War? >>

* Morning After: Volkswagen’s ‘Voltswagen’ rebrand can’t be real, can it? >>
* Voltswagen: A new name for a new era of e-Mobility >>
* Starship SN11 Explodes During Failed Landing in the Fog >>

* Google’s Area 120 incubator releases powerful AI document scanner for Android >>
* Google’s Area 120 launches Stack, an app that digitizes personal docs and extracts key information >>

* The Ultimate Incubator: The Brave New World of Bionic Babies >>
* A 1-Stage, Fully Reusable Lunar Lander Makes the Most Sense for Returning Humans to the Moon >>
* Application Security in the Rapid Digital Transformation Age >>

* Have a Wound? Now Scientists Can 3D-Print Living Skin >>
* Nike went after Satan, but not Jesus >>
* New Drug Discovery Could Make Re-Growing Teeth Possible >>

* Passing the test of complex technologies >>
* ‘We have your porn collection’: The rise of extortionware >>

* Exclusive: PayPal launches crypto checkout service >>
* Phil Bullinger, Infinidat & Lee Caswell, VMware | CUBE Conversation, March 2021 >>

* At Cisco Live, networking giant doubles down on its new architecture for the 5G era >>
* U.S. Home Prices Rise 11.2%, Fastest Pace in 15 Years >>
* Restaurants Develop Virtual Brands for Food-Delivery Apps >>

* “Buy and Hold” No More: The Resurgence of Active Trading >>
* LR’s Alan Breznick: The NFL’s TV deals gave streaming platforms legitimacy, longevity >>
* Podcast: Six questions about 6G >>

* The Next Suez Threat? A Big Hack >>
* Suez Canal doubles traffic to clear backlog, from cattle to crude >>

* Microsoft reportedly seeking to invest over $1 billion in Israel >>
* China’s tourism sector embraces continuous recovery >>
* Flying taxi startup Lilium goes public via SPAC, unveils its new electric aircraft >>

* Adobe’s new $14.99 iPad subscription bundles Photoshop, Illustrator, Fresco, and more >>
* KIA’S EV6 IS A SMALL ELECTRIC CAR WITH BIG DREAMS >>
* Apple WWDC 2021 announced as online-only event >>

* ‘Rectenna’ Harvests Electromagnetic Energy From 5G Signals >>
* Arm Announces Armv9 Architecture: SVE2, Security, and the Next Decade >>
* Amazon is reportedly working on custom networking chips >>

* How Your Cargo Ship Is Supposed To Go Through The Suez Canal Without Getting Stuck As Seen In This Satisfying Time Lapse >>
* The Radioactive Diamond Battery That Will Run For 28,000 Years >>
* Sudden rise in COVID-19 deaths among young and middle-aged adults after the identification of variant known as P.1 >>

* Superyacht feature transports passengers underwater in minutes >>
* All in the mix: Why US COVID-19 cases rose and fell, and what comes next >>
* With artificial intelligence, find new suppliers in days, not months >>

* Economic conditions outlook, March 2021 >>
* How Scientists Used Ultrasound to Read Monkeys’ Minds >>
* New early warning system for self-driving cars >>

* World Rugby to trial eye-tracking technology in fight against concussion >>
* Elon Musk is pleading for engineers, technicians, and other experts to move to South Padre, Texas, to work for SpaceX >>

* Interstellar comet Borisov is the most pristine space object ever seen >>
* Graphene Made From Tires Makes Concrete Stronger >>
* Weird lava flows reveal the moon’s insides may be wetter than expected >>

* Biden administration targets 30 gigawatts of offshore wind turbines by 2030 >>
* Stanford Scientists Reverse Engineer Moderna Vaccine, Post Code On Github >>
* Incompetent Developers Blamed For NZ Patient Privacy Breach of COVID-19 Vaccine Booking Systems >>

* Scientists Get Closer To Redefining the Length of a Second >>
* IoT satellite network startup Hiber secures €26M in funding round led by EU’s innovation agency >>
* IBM brings its Quantum System One to the Cleveland Clinic >>

* Weather platform ClimaCell is now Tomorrow.io and raises $77M >>
* SpaceX is outfitting it Dragon spacecraft with an observation down for space tourists >>
* Arm announces the next generation of its processor architecture >>

* Track Your UV Exposure In Real Time With This DIY Meter s>>
* COVID Cases Increasing Globally and in the USA >>
* Videos of Tesla FSD Beta >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 30 March 2021

* Suez Canal reopens after giant stranded ship is freed >>
* Boston Dynamic’s new ‘Stretch’ robot is designed for boxes, not backflips >>
* OpenAI’s text-generating system GPT-3 is now spewing out 4.5 billion words a day >>

* SCRUB: Starship SN11 Test Flight Scrubbed >>
* How NASA’s Oxygen-Making Machine Could Change Mars Forever >>
* The Battery That Will Finally Unlock Massless Energy Storage >>

* Mars Helicopter Ingenuity takes vertical position under Perseverance Rover >>
* Note to Future Space Travelers: Prepare for a Shrinking Heart >>
* The NFT craze will be a boon for lawyers >>
* Speed and resilience: Five priorities for the next five months >>

* ‘Rectenna’ Harvests Electromagnetic Energy From 5G Signals >>
* Rolls-Royce Starts Building the World’s Largest Aero-Engine >>
* Report: The ability to quickly adapt to change is what sets leaders apart >>

* Visa plans to allow payment settlements using cryptocurrency on its network >>
* NASA analyzes navigation needs of Artemis Moon missions >>

* Nearly 3,000 shipping containers have fallen into the ocean since November >>
* Don’t bet against them: AI and machine learning become part of the enterprise fabric >>
* a16z Podcast: All about NFTs >>

* “Buy and Hold” No More: The Resurgence of Active Trading >>
* Simplifying fiber networks with end-to-end cloud management >>
* NBN Co stretching limits of mmWave as it preps 5G >>

* Meet Echo and Bifrost, Facebook’s new subsea cables >>
* US chip giant Nvidia to recruit 600 engineers in Israel to boost AI prowess >>

* What is an NFT and why is someone trying to sell one of Golda Meir? >>
* When women earn more than their male partners, domestic violence risk goes up 35 per cent >>

* Amazon Is Becoming The Face Of American Inequality >>
* NFTs are part of a larger economic development in finance capital >>
* The Automation Boom is Coming. Will the Internet Be Ready? >>

* A Drone Pilot Melted His Drone To Get This Close-Up Shot Of A Volcano >>
* This is Boston Dynamics’ next commercial robot >>
* Equity Monday: Deliveroo, ServiceTitan and Robinhood for everywhere >>

* Building customer relationships with conversational AI >>
* Science and technology that can help save the ocean >>

* ABCs of spelling in Google Search >>
* Zombie genes in the brain get to work after you die >>
* NASA’s TESS spacecraft has already found 2,200 possible planets >>

* MIT study finds labelling errors in datasets used to test AI >>
* Why Can’t we Remake the Rocketdyne F1 Engine? >>

* Gum Disease Linked to High Blood Pressure >>
* Visiting the Farm of the Future >>
* NFTs are part of a larger economic development in finance capital >>

* Larry Summers is just getting more ‘worried’ about inflation >>
* Artemis Ai Spots Emotions In Paintings >>
* Artificial life made in lab can grow and divide like natural bacteria >>

* Sexy New Theory of Consciousness Gets All Up in Your Feelings >>
* How startups can go passwordless, thanks to zero trust >>
* Visa will allow some transactions to be settled with cryptocurrency >>

* AI coach and zero-gravity sex therapist: 5 jobs from the space workforce of the future >>
* Stretch Is Boston Dynamics’ Take on a Practical Mobile Manipulator for Warehouses >>

* Here’s What You Need to Know About China’s Mars Rover >>
* Machine Learning Faces a Reckoning in Health Research >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 28 March 2021

* Suez Canal: Ships stuck in ‘traffic jam’ as salvage efforts continue >>
* Researchers turn 5G networks into wireless power grids for IoT >>
* EGS synchronizing Artemis 1 Orion, SLS Booster preps with Core Stage schedule >>

* What I learned from taking Fridays off >>
* Automakers, suppliers and startups see growing market for in-vehicle AR/VR applications >>
* NASA’s Orion spacecraft completes first water drop test in preparation for Artemis I launch >>

* SpaceX Starship – Fully & Rapidly Reusable Rockets – The Only Way To Compete >>
* Starship SN11 waits new launch date – Super Heavy BN1 rollout to follow >>
* To Learn To Deal With Uncertainty, This AI Plays Pong >>

* Post-Covid world of 2030 >>
* Porsche adds the Taycan EV to its car subscription service >>
* Video Friday: Shadow Plays Jenga, and More >>

* How the next generation of automation will drive warehouses of the future >>
* Engadget: Why the Biden admin wants Big Tech critics >>
* Apophis asteroid will not hit Earth for 100 years, Nasa says >>

* Ever Given container ship was reportedly travelling faster than Suez Canal speed limit before running aground >>
* Stuck Ship Is a Warning About Excessive Globalization >>
* No code, workflow and RPA line up for their automation moment >>

* What will remain from WFH and Learning from Home >>
* MIT develops smart clothing able to measure movement >>
* Apple Watch can monitor the frailty of cardiovascular patients at home >>

* ‘Hamster ball’ robot could explore Moon caves >>
* Less-advanced alien civilizations may be nearby — but we’re not looking for them >>
* AWS ML Community showcase: March 2021 edition >>

* Wild Technological Leaps by the 2030s >>
* Progress Toward Antiaging Gene Therapy Treatments >>
* $3-4 Trillion Infrastructure Plan Will Be Revealed in 5 Days >>

* AI-equipped backpack designed for the blind ‘speaks’ to provide users with directions to help them navigate without the need of guide dog or cane >>
* Robot learns to tie knots using only two fingers on each hand >>
* Smart Glasses Holy Grail? >>

* UK switch to hydrogen vehicles would need thousands more wind turbines >>
* World-first discovery paves way to new cancer treatment >>
* COVID crushed math grades. There’s an app for that >>

* Zuckerberg confirms Instagram for kids >>
* World’s biggest drone will send satellites into space on a rocket >>
* AI-equipped backpack allows the blind to walk in public without dogs or cane >>

* These Satellites Capture Ultra High-Res Images Even When It’s Dark or Cloudy >>
* No one agrees on how to fix Big Tech >>
* Tesla Pseudo LIDAR Using Just Cameras And Imminent Acceleration of Self Driving Improvement >>

* Jeff Bezos’ investment fund is backing a startup hoping to be the AWS for SMB accounting >>
* Protect your home with a private security camera powered by blockchain technology >>

* Deep Learning Isn’t Deep Enough Unless It Copies From the Brain >>
* Crossrope Fitness System: app-guided jump rope system >>
* Prolific Hackers Hosed by Google Were a Counterterrorism Operation >>

* Watch AI Grow a Walking Caterpillar In Minecraft >>
* T-Mobile, Verizon, AT&T Stop SMS Hijacks After Motherboard Investigation >>
* How our SaaS startup improved net revenue retention by more than 30 points in two quarters >>
* Slack wants to be more than a text-based messaging platform >>

* Researchers found a way to make near-instant holograms with AI >>
* Price, wants, needs and the perils of urgent >>
* Latest satellite images show efforts to free the giant container ship, Ever Given, stuck in Suez Canal >>

* Talking Tech: One year into pandemic, what are kids and parents learning about tech? >>
* Soft robotic dragonfly signals environmental disruptions >>
* How tiny machines become capable of learning >>

* VW’s electric ID.Buzz Microbus will hit the US in 2023 >>
* China added 300 million 5G subscribers and a million 5G base stations in 2020 >>
* How will AI, intelligent cloud and green power shape your post-COVID transformation? >>

* ‘Agile’ F-35 fighter software dev techniques failed to speed up supersonic jet deliveries >>
* Latest Supply Chain Disruption: Plastics >>
* NFTs Are Neither Miracles nor Scams >>

* UiPath’s IPO filing suggests robotic process automation is booming >>
* A new Android spyware masquerades as a ‘system update’ >>
* Digitizing Isn’t the Same as Digital Transformation >>

* Return to ‘Normal’ Is Going to Be So Awkward >>
* COVID-19 impact: Work from home more appealing than return to ‘business as usual,’ Harvard survey shows >>
* Andrew Ng: Forget about building an AI-first business. Start with a mission. >>

* Samsung adds a podcast section to its free-entertainment app >>
* Is it time to try geoengineering to solve the climate crisis? >>

* Y Combinator-backed Vue Storefront aims to be the ‘glue’ for e-commerce >>
* Cuteness And Self-Compassion: The Week’s Best Psychology Links >>
* Configure Amazon Forecast for a multi-tenant SaaS application >>

* Introducing Amazon Lookout for Metrics: An anomaly detection service to proactively monitor the health of your business >>
* Newly Forming Stars Don’t Blast Away Material as Previously Believed. So Why Do They Stop Growing? >>
* The Mars Sample Return Mission Will Be a First for Humankind >>

* 2021’s Top Ten Tech Cars: Tesla Model Y >>
* Auckland street set to receive 68 traffic cameras >>
* North Korea claims ‘new tactical guided’ missiles launched >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 26 March 2021

* See Plans for the Very First City on Mars >>
* What it will take for humans to colonize the Moon and Mars >>
* Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 780G brings 5nm tech to affordable phones >>
* Xiaomi teases camera with liquid lens on upcoming Mi Mix >>

* Gravitational Lenses Could Allow a Galaxy-Wide Internet >>
* AI makes Nvidia’s GPU Technology Conference a must-attend event >>

* Dyson’s latest vacuum shoots green laser beams >>
* MIT’s New ‘Smart Clothing’ Measures Wearer’s Movements >>
* Researchers Found a Way To Send Tiny Robots Into Mouse Brains >>

* Your Million-Dollar Nft Can Break Tomorrow If You’Re Not Careful >>
* Remember Sophia? The First Robot-Made NFT Artwork Just Sold for Nearly $700,000 >>
* Top 10 Nft Designs With Mind Blowing Valuations That Shook Up The Digital Art World! >>

* Uncorking SPACE wine! $5,000 bottle of Chateau Petrus Pomerol that spent 14 months on the ISS >>
* Watch Zuckerberg, Pichai and Dorsey testify at the House hearing on disinformation and extremism >>
* Zuckerberg blames Trump, not Facebook, for the Capitol attack >>

* Bionic lamb walks again with modified dog wheelchair >>
* One Of America’s $135.8 Million F-35 Fighter Jets Shot Itself >>

* Persistent Storage for the Cloud Native Enterprises With Red Hat OpenShift and StorageOS >>
* 7 Critical GitHub Security Controls >>
* Opening Keynote | AWS Startup Showcase: Innovations with CloudData and CloudOps >>
* Forcing Self-Service Password Reset (SSPR) Registration to Increase ROI >>

* TEDxMileHigh: An election system that puts voters (not politicians) first >>
* The James Webb Space Telescope 2021 Launch >>

* Human brains are larger than those of gorillas and chimpanzees because cells that produce neurons split more frequently during early development of our cerebrum, study >>
* Tiny swimming robots reach their target faster thanks to AI nudges >>
* Google’s ‘Memory’ feature could turn Assistant into an Android organizer >>

* Scientists Finally Identify a Deadly Toxin That’s Been Killing Birds >>
* Implementing CI/CD for Azure Data Factory >>
* Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 780G chipset promises more flagship features for less >>
* Pussy Riot shows the cypherpunk power of feminist NFTs >>

* Amazon starts vaccinating employees in Missouri, Nevada and Kansas >>
* Google’s new alliance wants to get digital keys, mobile IDs working on Android >>
* Israeli-made oral COVID vaccine found to generate antibodies in pigs >>

* Samsung’s 512GB DDR5 module is a showcase for the future of RAM >>
* How did COVID-19 cause an increase in the adoption of 3D printing? >>
* Bright side of the moonshots: Science after the pandemic >>

* Facebook’s Next Step: An AR-Powered Wristband >>
* How to Use Platypush to Set Up Self-Hosted CI/CD Git Pipelines >>
* How to improve the state of women in technology >>

* Report: Majority of development teams being held back from moving quickly >>
* Disney Plus is hiking prices starting tomorrow >>
* Apple was leading buyer of AI companies between 2016 and 2020 >>

* Bill Gates Says the World Will Return ‘to Normal’ by 2022. Is He Right? >>
* Medicine 2.0 – Successful Repair of Aging Damage >>
* AI researchers are creating ‘Minecraft’ structures that build themselves >>
* Linus Torvalds On Where Rust Will Fit Into Linux >>

* Gillmor Gang: Grifters Paradise >>
* Both species of African elephants are now officially endangered >>
* British SpaceX competitor OneWeb launches another 36 satellites into space >>

* How to track the big stuck boat >>
* How That Massive Ship Got Stuck in the Suez Canal—and Why Nobody Can Get It Out >>
* Is that ship still stuck? >>
* In pictures: Efforts to dislodge huge ship from Egypt’s Suez Canal >>
* Ship blocking Suez Canal will snarl constrained chip, electronics industries >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 25 March 2021

* Suez Canal Still Blocked as Diggers and Tugs Can’t Budge Ship >>
* Machine challenges leading theory of physics >>
* Coronavirus: ‘Double mutant’ Covid variant found in India >>

* a16z Podcast: The Next Wave of Marketplace Startups >>
* NFT Craze Reaches the Music Industry >>

* New CEO at AWS: Ex-Tableau head Adam Selipsky to lead Amazon’s cloud business >>
* In strategic shift, Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger will spend $20B on new chip foundry business >>
* Intel wants to manufacture Apple Silicon >>

* Elon Musk declares you can now buy a Tesla with bitcoin in the US >>
* Samsung will use drone deliveries for Galaxy products in Ireland >>
* EU Appears Set to Target U.K. With Vaccine Export Ban >>

* Intel’s New CEO Pushes Ahead With Turnaround Effort >>
* Coronavirus: India temporarily halts Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine exports >>
* NASA plans first flight of Mars helicopter Ingenuity on April 8 >>

* TheCUBE’s new series with AWS brings a fresh approach to the virtual event world >>
* Venkat Krishnamachari, MontyCloud | AWS Startup Showcase: Innovations with CloudData and CloudOps >>
* World’s Oldest Hotel Has Been Run by the Same Family for Over 1,300 Years >>

* Samsung Partners With Drone Firm to Deliver Devices in Minutes >>
* Robotic Arms Build Roads by Binding Asphalt with Strings >>
* What’s New on Netflix in April 2021 >>

* Netflix v Modi and the battle for Indian cinema’s soul >>
* Acquired: Rec Room Part II (with CEO Nick Fajt) >>
* Disney’s “Black Widow” decision is a huge blow to a desperate theater industry >>
* China’s megaprojects in Africa adaptive to local rules: report >>

* Mark Zuckerberg proposes a ‘thoughtful reform’ of Section 230 >>
* Twitter is exploring the use of Facebook-style emoji reactions >>
* Here’s Why The Studio Logos At The Beginning Of Movies Are So Important For Viewers >>

* Here’s A Thorough Explanation For How Texas’s Power Grid Failed Spectacularly >>
* Super Heavy BN1 Moved in the High Bay | SpaceX Boca Chica >>
* AI-powered decision making for the bank of the future >>

* A matter of time: Ensuring precise time and synchronization for critical infrastructure >>
* Zoom Court Videos Ar e Making People’s Darkest Hours Go Viral >>
* Sustainable Monetized Websites: A new video series >>

* Using AI to map how the brain understands sentences >>
* First-ever vaccine for malignant brain tumors reported safe, effective in early trial>>
* This menacing $272,000 Lamborghini Urus SUV has $50,000 in optional features – tour them all >>

* Crocodiles survived the asteroid strike that wiped out the dinosaurs 66million years ago due to ‘snappy evolution’ >>
* Elon Musk’s ‘strongest argument’ that aliens DON’T exist: Tesla CEO sparks huge debate with graph showing how camera resolutions have advanced – but UFO images have always been blurry >>
* New picture of famous black hole reveals its swirling magnetic field >>

* Mini-brains show why human brains grow larger than those of other apes >>
* Telegram Raises Over $1 Billion >>
* Microsoft Rebrands Xbox Live To Xbox Network >>

* Self-driving truck startup TuSimple files to go public >>
* Prince Harry Joins Silicon Valley Start-Up >>
* Google Search sends more traffic to the open web every year >>

* SpaceX launches 60 more Starlink satellites, making 240 launched this month alone >>
* Researchers developed an AI backpack system to guide vision-impaired wearers >>
* Anna Kendrick Is Trapped On A Doomed Mars Flight In The Trailer For Netflix’s ‘Stowaway’ >>

* The NFT Craze and the Future of Spotify and Streaming Music >>
* Researchers say they’ve made smart clothes that actually feel like fabric >>
* The Evolution of Teamwork (with Atlassian CEO Scott Farquhar) >>

* Functgraph: Personal Factory Automation With a 3D Printer>>
* How a Russian retailer is building a next-generation grocery business >>
* After Four Years of Being Crushed by SpaceX, Europe Forms a Working Group >>

* With Drones and Other Autonomous Vehicles, Safety Must Come First >>
* Here’s The 1,312-Foot-Long Container Ship That’s Blocking The Suez Canal >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 24 March 2021

* NASA Previews First Flight of Mars Helicopter (Media Briefing) >>
* Microsoft is reportedly ‘in the running’ to buy Discord for more than $10 billion >>
* Tinder will soon let you gift a Lyft ride to your date >>

* Jack Dorsey’s ‘first tweet’ NFT sells for $2.9 million >>
* The Battery That Will Finally Unlock Massless Energy Storage >>
* Programming by Voice May Be the Next Frontier in Software Development >>

* ServiceNow takes RPA plunge by acquiring India-based startup Intellibot >>
* Warner Bros. will return to theatrical releases in 2022, ending its HBO Max experiment >>
* Steam can now stream games at 8K resolution and we immediately thought of you >>

* Airbus A380: The first flight of the final superjumbo >>
* Discovery+ is turning the GameStop-Reddit stock drama into a documentary >>

* YouTube won’t remove a livestream from outside the Boulder mass shooting >>
* US Congress pushes $100bn research blitz to outcompete China >>
* Lockheed Martin, Omnispace team for 5G from space >>

* Microsoft may dispense with $10B for Discord in Xbox ploy >>
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* Eurobites: Arqiva to help power Musk’s satellite broadband ambitions – report >>
* Warren Buffett’s 5G interest could signal sea change >>

* Bio Eats World: Solving Medical Mysteries in the World of Rare Disease >>
* GameStop to Release First Earnings Report Since Trading Frenzy >>
* Tech Companies Help Set Standards for Vaccine Verification >>
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* Pfizer Plans to Expand Vaccine Business Beyond Coronavirus >>
* Facebook’s F8 event will return, but online-only >>
* Bill Gates wants to spray millions of tonnes of CHALK into the stratosphere to reflect sunlight and slow global warming >>

* Mont Mercou on Mars >>
* UiPath acquires Cloud Elements to advance API-based automation in the enterprise >>
* Haystack debuts a modern intranet platform for remote workers >>

* TED Salon: DWEN Possible futures from the intersection of nature, tech and society >>
* 5 DevOps and Testing Videos to Binge Watch >>
* SD Times news digest: Rookout Agile Flame Graphs, ServiceNow acquires Intellibot, and CircleCI server 3.x >>

* Running Stateful Apps Across Hybrid Cloud Environments >>
* Government Reports Say UFOs Broke Sound Barrier Without Sonic Boom >>
* Beyond the Standard Model: CERN May Have Discovered a New Force of Nature >>
* Ultrasound Imaging Technique Allows Scientists To Read Minds >>

* Gamers turned Discord into a $10 billion juggernaut >>
* Robot garbage hunters are coming to clean up space >>
* In Real Time >>
* Unemployment down to 16.7% in February as economy reopens >>

* Biden calls on Congress to move fast on background checks, assault weapon ban after Boulder shooting >>
* China’s lunar rover travels 682.77 meters on far side of moon >>
* How new hard drives are using microwaves and lasers >>

* Video really caught dolphins in a Venice canal this time >>
* What Makes No-Code App Development an Ideal Choice? >>
* Major Employers Scrap Plans To Cut Back on Offices >>
* Ultrasound Reads Monkey Brains, Opening New Way To Control Machines With Thought >>

* YouTube Is Testing Automatic Product Detection In Videos >>
* 90 Fascinating Facts About William Shatner >>
* This Drone Footage Of A Driver Testing Out Unprotected Left Turns On A Tesla Model Y Is So Nerve-Racking >>
* WayBeyond wants to be Microsoft of farming >>

* One year on: Beating the next pandemic without a lockdown >>
* Volcanic ash covers planes, closes Guatemala airport >>
* $1 Million VS $1 Billion Mansions >>

* British Army To Be Reduced By About 10,000 Soldiers As Part of Move Towards Robots, Drones, and Cyber Warfare >>
* Using AI To ‘Clap Back’ At Phone Scammers >>
* Tesla’s Autopilot Technology Faces Fresh Scrutiny >>

* Microsoft’s Xbox Network is a reaction to the free-to-play boom >>
* The Competitive Advantage of an Offboarding Program >>
* Managing Future Growth at an Innovative Workforce Education Start-up >>

* US and Europe Financial Leaders Signal Central Bank Digital Currencies >>
* Robots Power the Quest to Farm Oceans for Biofuel >>
* Why the Way We Calculate TV Energy Efficiency is Wrong>>

* 2021’s Top Ten Tech Cars: Polestar 2 >>
* CoC John Furrier & Dave Vellante Interview >>
* Embedded World 2021: Cloud-driven CI/CD for Embedded Linux >>

* Work from home or always working? Remote workdays during COVID-19 are longer thanks to technology >>
* U.S. Pedestrian Deaths Rose in 2020 >>

* SpaceX betting big on UK Starlink rollout, in talks to become part of the government’s $6.9 billion ‘Project Gigabit’ rural internet >>
* Elon Musk ‘fills the gap left behind by Donald Trump’ as Twitter’s most controversial public figure >>
* Embryos reverse ageing to become younger than when they first formed >>

* Helping newsrooms experiment together with AI >>
* Scientists Created an Artificial Early Embryo From Human Skin Cells >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 23 March 2021

* Watch this amazing footage of a drone flying right through an erupting volcano in Iceland >>
* Pfizer vaccine less effective against South African variant, study >>
* US about to reach a surprise milestone: too many vaccines, not enough takers >>

* Cloth Face Masks Under a Microscope Reveal Spectacular Views >>
* William Shatner celebrates his 90th birthday by creating AI version of himself to ‘preserve his memory and legacy for generations to come’ >>
* The S in IOT is for Security >>

* Donald Trump plans to launch a social network in ‘two to three months’ >>
* TED Bill Gates·Countdown: The innovations we need to avoid a climate disaster >>
* A World With Most in a Work Optional State >>

* Popular Netop Remote Learning Software Found Vulnerable to Hacking >>
* Artificial intelligence: Are we doing it all wrong? >>

* Global shortage in computer chips ‘reaches crisis point’ >>
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* The a16z Marketplace 100: 2021 >>
* Triplane Hybrid Concept Could Take to The Skies by 2030 >>
* India wants court to stop WhatsApp’s new privacy policy >>
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* Why the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Will Be Like No Other >>
* Biden Team Preparing Up to $3 Trillion in New Spending for the Economy >>
* Astroscale launches its ELSA-d orbital debris removal satellite >>

* NFTs could bridge video games and the fashion industry >>
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* FDA clears first AI device to spot hidden signs of COVID-19 >>
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* Neuroscientists Unveil Tech for the Vision Impaired: Bionic Eyes, Textured Tablets and More >>

* Scientists use lasers to remove stains on stunning 2,000-year-old painting >>
* new Mesh platform where users can create an avatar that can be beamed anywhere in the world >>
* NASA gives a first glimpse of its Ingenuity helicopter strapped to the belly of the Perseverance rover >>

* Why the Next Silicon Valley will be Austin, Texas >>
* Running Stateful Apps Across Hybrid Cloud Environments >>
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* Wind Turbine Blade Concept ‘Significantly’ Reduces Wind Energy Cost >>
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* Global spending on renewables is quickly catching up to oil and gas >>

* Dads are waking up to the stress of balancing caregiving with a career >>
* NSW Police to use SMS geo-targeting tool to find ‘high-risk’ missing persons >>
* Australian law enforcement used encryption laws 11 times last year >>

* Tesla Owner Gives His Model 3 a Solar Panel Upgrade >>
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* See how age and illnesses change the risk of dying from covid-19 >>
* The pandemic has changed the shape of global happiness >>
* Meet Airspeeder, the flying car startup planning high-speed air races to bring its tech to market >>

* It looks like some kind of futuristic sound-weapon, but have no fear, it’s merely the latest in wave energy technology >>
* Deep learning model advances how robots can independently grasp objects >>
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* Monday March 22, 2021I Can’t Hear You >>

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* Facebook showcases wrist-worn AR interface concept >>
* SpaceX Boca Chica: Super Heavy Booster BN1 Stacked >>
* Facebook Developing Neural Wristband to Support Augmented Reality Glasses >>

* Samsung’s ‘Awesome’ event, Google’s sleep-tracking display and more! >>
* Biden Nominates Former Florida Senator to Lead NASA >>
* Watch NASA’s SLS Core Stage fire for eight minutes >>
* Why 2021 will define the next decade for Australian companies >>

* Coca-Cola is launching vending machine subscriptions in Japan >>
* Building a cloud-ready operating model for agility and resiliency >>
* Legal questions linger as governments and companies keep pushing into space >>

* SpaceX Targets July 1st, 2021, Super Heavy Starship Orbital Flight >>
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* Causal AI would have prevented this crash >>

* F-36 Kingsnake. It Could Be the Air Force’s Next Fighter Jet. >>
* Instagram, WhatsApp, and Facebook Messenger have recovered from a major outage >>
* Streaming Services Top 1 Billion Subscribers in the Pandemic >>

* AI armed with multiple senses could gain more flexible intelligence >>
* Apple’s AR headset to feature eye tracking and possible iris recognition tech >>
* AWS Startup Showcase: CloudData & CloudOps | March 24, 2021 >>
* Video Friday: Man-Machine Synergy Effector >>

* Why Social-Media Companies Are Giving Users Tools to Make Money >>
* Survey: Consumers went big on Internet, video, voice purchases in 2020 >>
* Vergecast: The Snyder Cut, Samsung Unpacked 2021, and this week in EVs >>
* AI designed to distinguish croissants from crullers and other pastries proves capable of identifying cancerous cells on microscope slides with 99% accuracy >>

* Smartphones Can Hear the Shape of Your Door Keys >>
* PAWS anti-poaching AI predicts where illegal hunters will show up next >>
* Mojo Vision Details Low-Power Chips for Augmented Reality Contact Lenses >>

* A Community of Swanky 3D Printed Homes Is Going Up in California >>
* A SpaceX Engineer’s Dark Web Insider Trading Sparks an SEC First >>
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* Foam Sword Fencing With a PR2 Is the Best Kind of Exercise >>
* Satellite that can clean up space junk with a magnet about to launch >>
* Deep science: AI is in the air, water, soil and steel >>

* Researchers highlight outcomes of Covid-19 transmission mother to fetus >>
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* Researchers identify immune cells that contribute to transplant rejection >>
* US Navy has a mechanical battery that could power laser weapons >>

* AI and crowdsourcing to help physicians diagnose epilepsy faster >>
* Chrome can now caption audio and video >>
* MaaS transit: The business of mobility as a service >>
* Rivian to install more than 10,000 EV chargers by end of 2023 >>

* NASA and SpaceX agree to share data to avoid satellite collisions >>
* PlayStation’s next-gen VR controllers look very different >>
* Video Game Anxiety Is Real. Here’s How to Manage It >>
* Podcast: Samsung’s A-series event and Google’s sleep-tracking display >>

* AI Can Help Companies Tap New Sources of Data for Analytics >>
* NASA made airless tires that never get flat >>
* Webinar: How to Architect a Security-Driven Networking Strategy in the AWS Cloud >>

* Gamescom 2021 is planned as a hybrid in-person and virtual event >>
* Cloud infrastructure spending passed on-prem data centers in 2020 >>
* Instagram and WhatsApp hit by outage >>

* Historic and Future Economic Booms Offsetting Depressions and Disasters >>
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* Surging UK Variant COVID Cases in Europe >>
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* Surveillance Company Wants To Sell Over 15 Billion Car Locations To the US Military >>

* Human skin cells altered to mimic early stage of embryo development >>
* Perseverance Rover Settles In during First Month on Mars >>
* Scientists Grew Tiny Tear Glands in a Dish—Then Made Them Cry >>

* Is Binge-Watching Bad for the Planet? Netflix Finally Answers >>
* 12 new Project Debater AI technologies available as cloud APIs >>
* A mouse embryo has been grown in an artificial womb—humans could be next >>

* Facebook is making a bracelet that lets you control computers with your brain >>
* AI Should Augment Human Intelligence, Not Replace It >>

* Satellites Can Help Detect When a Volcano’s About to Blow >>
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* Atlassian peps up Confluence with new graphical design features >>
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* Perseverance Rover recorded Strange Sound Noises while driving on Mars >>
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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 18 March 2021

* In breakthrough, Scientists grow hundreds of mouse embryos in artificial wombs>>
* A mouse embryo has been grown in an artificial womb—humans could be next >>
* Scientists Grow Functioning Human Tear Glands In a Lab >>

* AI Can Now Debate with Humans and Sometimes Convince Them, Too >>
* NASA Microphone Can Pick up Turbulence More Than 300 Miles Away >>
* The Weird World of Hiding 5G Technologies In Plain Sight >>

* Mimicking an air traffic controller, AI orchestrates multiple drones in flight >>
* A Titan Mission Could Refuel on Site and Return a Sample to Earth >>
* Chip shortage impacting everybody but Apple, 2021 Galaxy Note in danger says Samsung >>

* Supercharge Enterprise Application Delivery with Containers & Low-Code Platforms >>
* Scientists plan to drop the 14-day embryo rule, a key limit on stem cell research >>
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* Please drink responsibly: A bespoke virtual sound generator >>
* Oracle Autonomous Data Warehouse release brings machine learning to the masses >>
* SpaceX posts a clearer look at the Starship SN10 test flight >>

* Superpowers for people working remotely >>
* Britain is adding nukes for the first time since the cold war >>

* Author Cade Metz Talks About His New Book “Genius Makers” – Ep. 138 >>
* E-commerce will soon be a trillion-dollar industry in the US >>

* Why is it so hard to build government technology? >>
* TED Salon: DWEN: How to have constructive conversations >>
* How an Art World Outsider Landed a $69 Million Sale >>

* Signal Is Latest Encrypted Messaging App Apparently Blocked in China >>
* Melinda Gates Says Government, Not Donors, Are Key to Changing World >>
* Americans Have $1.7 Trillion to Burn in Revenge-Spending Binge >>

* Blinken denounces China’s ‘strings attached’ vaccine diplomacy >>
* ‘We are in the crisis of the century’: Europe threatens to seize AstraZeneca factories >>
* YouTube is testing a tool that checks for copyright violations during upload >>

* The latest Android 12 developer preview includes improved picture-in-picture >>
* Prince Harry has had ‘unproductive’ conversations with William and Charles since Oprah >>
* Jo Peterson | HPE GreenLake Day 2021 >>
* Size Matters: The True Scale of the World’s Tallest Buildings >>

* Better bosses >>
* Luminar AI Update 2 available now, includes significant updates to Sky AI >>
* SXSW 2021: Virtual events with video games and esports serve as charitable plays during COVID-19 pandemic >>

* New AI model learns from thousands of possibilities to suggest medical diagnoses and tests >>
* Seeing red: Missions to Mars could affect astronauts’ MINDS and make them mistake happy facial expressions for anger, study warns >>
* A beginner’s guide to NFTs, the crypto potentially worth millions >>

* What it’s like to live in a 3D-printed house >>
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* High Resolution Sound Cameras Reveal Why Hummingbirds Hum >>
* It Turns Out That the World’s Oldest Impact Crater Isn’t an Impact Crater >>

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