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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 29 July 2022

* DeepMind found the structure of every protein (200M+) known to science: >>
* Could Google’s DeepMind help cure all diseases? >>
* Instagram Is Walking Back Its Changes For Now —Explains Why >>

* SpaceX Starship Could build this huge Station in 6 months >>
* PRO ROBOTS: Japan’s largest robot exhibition | Implanting chips into brain >>
* Could a DAO Build the Next Great City? | Scott Fitsimones | TED >>

* Ultrasound stickers could continuously image internal organs for days >>
* What recession? Tech spending stays robust as digital transformation plans forge ahead >>

* Inflation is making McDonald’s breakfast a success >>
* McDonald’s says customers are ordering cheaper options and cutting out combos because of inflation >>
* NASA plans to bring rock samples back from Mars with the help of two space helicopters >>

* AWS us-east-2 outage >>
* Tesla Looks to Open Its Charging Network to Competitors >>
* Non-Exhaustive Yet Fairly Thorough View of Big Tech via Consumer Product Lines >>

* Parsnip.ai – Parsnip teaches you to make incredible food and track your skills >>
* Exploration Company is developing a brand new reusable orbital spacecraft >>
* Fed to markets: Don’t expect us to tell you what comes next >>

* Fibre-optic cables could be used to spy on people a kilometre away >>
* Ford reveals an F-150 Lightning built for police work >>
* NASA Is Planning To Find Aliens Using Spacetime Warped Around the Sun >>

* How a Crypto Bank Went Bankrupt >>
* JRE #1849 – Rich Benoit: Rich Rebuilds, The Electrified Garage: an electric vehicle maintenance and repair company. >>
* NASA tests prototype electric astronaut van for Artemis moon missions >>

* The new era of operations >>
* Singapore Airlines returns to profit as Asia travel surges >>
* Commonwealth Games opening ceremony live in Birmingham >>

* The Company Behind the World’s Only Monkeypox Vaccine >>
* A breakthrough study reveals pits and caves on the Moon to call ‘home’ >>
* ‘Artificial synapse’ could make neural networks work more like brains >>
* Become the Person You Can’t Imagine | Norman Bacal | TEDx >>

* Tesla 4680s Have Eliminated Key Failure Area With Structural Pack >>
* B7.1 Tank Tested | SpaceX Boca Chica >>

* Investing in Fly.io >>
* Zuckerberg Wants Meta’s AR/VR Business To Be As Big As Ads By 2030 >>
* In the Metaverse, Your Heart Can Be as True as the Boobs Are Fake >>

* Instagram starts asking some users about their race and ethnicity >>
* Microsoft’s multi-cloud vision would keep Amazon from running away with federal deals >>
* As pandemics collide, push to end AIDS stumbles >>

* EdgeDB 2.0 >>
* AI Coding with CodeRL: Toward Mastering Program Synthesis with Deep Reinforcement Learning >>
* Toronto Apartment Rents Soar 20% to Record Levels With Market Tightening >>

* Xi warns Biden not to ‘play with fire’ over Taiwan >>
* An AI May Have Just Invented “Alternative” Physics >>

* TED: How the US fails working parents — and what they need to thrive >>
* TED: The future of fashion — made from mushrooms >>
* How to grow 10,000 kg of food on a ¼ acre | Niva & Yotam Kay | TEDx >>

* Saving 1.5C Requires the U.S. to Quickly Rethink Work, Debt, and Fiscal Spending >>
* Things Suck for Zuck as Meta’s Growth Comes Unstuck >>
* Microsoft Uncovers Austrian Company Exploiting Windows and Adobe Zero-Day Exploits >>
* Covid in China: Million in lockdown in Wuhan after four cases >>

* Japan daily COVID cases top 230,000; record for 2nd straight day >>
* Dilbert: Long Covid Support Group >>
* Here are the biggest technology wins in the breakthrough climate bill >>

* Stitching together the grid will save lives as extreme weather worsens >>
* Flexible robot hand with precise grip lifts 1000 times its own weight >>
* Everyone feels the inflation pain this time >>

* Real wages won’t rise for years as inflation bites: Chalmers >>
* The era of big-tech exceptionalism may be over >>
* Condense bags $4.5m to bring live concerts to the metaverse >>

* Future or fantasy? Designs one-building city stretching 106 miles in Saudi Arabia >>
* S3 Isn’t Getting Cheaper >>
* US has ambitious reforestation plans: Planting 1 billion trees >>

* Biden speaks with China’s Xi as tension grows over Taiwan >>
* Dow Jumps 300 Points Despite U.S. GDP Shrinking For A Second Quarter In A Row—But Experts Say No Recession Yet >>
* US economy shrinks again sparking recession fears >>

* Fury as energy firms post record profits while squeezed Brits face monthly bills of £500 >>
* This Is the Difference Between a Generator and a Backup Battery for Your Home >>
* It’s TikTok’s World. Instagram Just Lives in It >>

* Alphabet’s DeepMind uses AI to predict 200M+ protein structures >>
* Google’s DeepMind AI Solves 3D Structures of the ‘Entire Protein Universe’ >>
* DeepMind’s protein-folding AI cracks biology’s biggest problem >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 28 July 2022

* B1M: Inside The World’s First Undersea Roundabout >>
* Researchers created low-cost, 3D-printed plasma sensors for satellites >>
* Two Minute Papers: NVIDIA’s AI Plays Minecraft After 33 Years of Training! >>
* AWS re:Inforce 2022 – Keynote >>

* FTC files to block Meta from buying VR fitness studio Within >>
* Fed is no longer taking baby steps to rein in inflation >>
* Fed raises rates by 75 basis points again in quest to tame inflation >>

* Study finds judges are increasingly citing Wikipedia in legal decisions >>
* Is DALL-E’s art borrowed or stolen? >>
* OpenAI: Will DALL-E 2 kill creative careers? >>
* Sweden lays keel for its new submarine in over two decades >>

* Vergecast: Instagram is TikTok now, BeReal is everywhere, and the return of our hotline >>
* Instagram knows you don’t like its changes. It doesn’t care. >>
* The Morning After: Instagram head responds to test feed backlash >>

* Micron Is First to Deliver 3D Flash Chips With More Than 200 Layers >>
* VentureBeat Transform 2022 – Day 5 – The Conversational AI, IVA, & NLP Summit >>

* Fake Dog for Home Security >>
* In Experiment, AI Successfully Impersonates Famous Philosopher >>
* What it’s like inside Boeing’s new 777X >>

* Merritt Baer, AWS | AWS re:Inforce 2022 >>
* Andy Smith, Laminar | AWS re:Inforce 2022 >>
* A day in the life of a Chinese robotaxi driver >>

* This neural leg sleeve uses AI to correct walking patterns >>
* Wuhan locks down 1 million residents in echo of pandemic start >>
* Shopify culls Australian staff in late night raid >>

* Beijing vows consequences if US politician travels to island >>
* Relationship Judge: I used AI to determine if wife or I was right >>
* The End of Social Media >>

* Gas prices soar as Russia cuts German supply >>
* What the future of lab-grown meat could look like: You could have your pig and eat it, too! >>
* Meet Danuri! Korea Pathfinder Lunar Orbiter that SpaceX will launch >>

* A child’s Ukraine | Liza Tarasova | TEDx >>
* How Much Money Do You Need to Live Your Ideal Life? A New Study Says It’s Probably Less Than You Think >>
* 5th Annual AI Hardware Summit & Edge AI Summit, Santa Clara. >>
* Learning Method Enables Robots to Learn by Watching Humans >>

* Argentina’s black-market USD rate climbs 24% in two weeks, heavy inflation expected >>
* Microsoft calms investors with optimistic cloud forecast and its stock ticks up >>
* Alphabet sees profit slip and misses earnings and revenue forecasts, but stock rises >>

* Xi lays out vision for China’s next five years at special meeting >>
* Malaysia, Indonesia exports surge as energy and food prices soar >>
* Sri Lankans chase foreign jobs to help families survive inflation >>
* Why Jerome Powell is about to wreck Asia’s year >>

* Why aren’t we seeing standalone 5G in marketing? >>
* How Bill Gates-Backed Republic Services Turns Trash Into Big Cash >>
* Trump Calls for Moving Homeless to ‘Tent Cities’ in First D.C. Speech Since Leaving Office >>
* Europe Relies on Russian Gas. A Tough Winter Lies Ahead Amid Fears of a Cut-Off >>

* TED: Stories photographing monumental people — Michelle Obama to Stephen Hawking >>
* Don’t sleep walk through life. | Cathy Dimarchos | TEDx >>
* Why people don’t listen (and how to get them to) | Laura Botsford | TEDx >>

* AI Offers Improved Tracking of Offshore Property Ownership in the UK >>
* Why school should start later for teens – Wendy Troxel #shorts #tedx >>
* Sanya in S China sees steady progress of coral reef protection >>
* Addressing monkeypox myths: A look at symptoms, treatment and other common questions >>

* Teleport introduces passwordless authentication to access management >>
* The Download: Chinese robotaxi drivers, and AI gun detection >>
* Cloud computing use is growing, but so is regulation >>

* Your biggest cyber-crime threat has almost nothing to do with technology >>
* Ransomware: 1.5 million people have got their files back without paying the gangs >>
* Digital presenteeism is creating a future of work that nobody wants >>

* #1848 – Francis Foster & Konstantin Kisin >>
* Dilbert: Request For Funding Form >>
* Necrobotics: Dead Spiders Reincarnated as Robot Grippers >>

* First Major Steps to Cure Aging >>
* Launching net-zero businesses: Lessons from a digital leader >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 27 July 2022

* Hackers can turn computer cables into antenna to steal sensitive data >>
* Robot that learns social cues could feed people with tetraplegia >>
* AI learns how to recognise the species of splatted mosquitoes >>

* Monkeypox is not a sexually transmitted infection: skin to skin contact >>
* Marcus House: Does NASA & SpaceX’s Plan with Artemis Make Sense? >>

* PRO ROBOTS: The World of the Future | What will the world be like in 2050? >>
* Building a Second Brain | Talks at Google >>
* Russia will withdraw from the International Space Station after 2024 >>

* The Life in The Simpsons Is No Longer Attainable >>
* The Ridiculous “Everything’s Gotten Better” Guys >>

* New SIM Cards Could Make Your Phone Slimmer and More Flexible >>
* Ep 46 – The nitty gritty about public cloud security >>
* Kubernetes, Networking, and Finding the VMware of Cloud Native >>

* Announcing GitLab support on CircleCI >>
* India receives $18 billion bids for 5G auction, expects rollout in September >>
* Two of Europe’s biggest internet satellite companies are merging to take on Starlink >>

* Quest 2 Price Jumps To $399 As Meta Costs Rise >>
* Autonomous ‘wingman’ drone technology being developed for tomorrow’s ‘Top Gun’ fighter pilots >>
* ‘Operating With Increased Intensity’: Zuckerberg Leads Meta Into Next Phase >>

* China’s 21-ton rocket stage is out of control, and it will crash into Earth soon >>
* China plans to build world’s largest water canal from Three Gorges Dam to Shanghai >>
* Tomorrow’s Build: Whatever Happened to Hyperloop? >>

* Meta is shutting down its couples messaging app you didn’t know existed >>
* Orbital Launch Mount Repaired for a Booster Return | SpaceX Boca Chica >>
* 1st commercial mission to Mars in 2024? Relativity & Impulse Space announce plans >>
* Getting There Quickly: The Nuclear Option >>

* China targeted the Fed to build an informant network >>
* Do low-code / no-code platforms pose a security risk? >>
* VentureBeat Transform 2022 – Day 4 – The AI/ML Automation Technology Summit >>

* How governments seize millions in stolen cryptocurrency >>
* Attosecond Measurements Capture Electrons In Water Clusters >>
* Egyptian TikToker held in Saudi over ‘immoral’ video >>
* Watch stunning static fire footage of NASA’s SLS booster for the Artemis moon missions >>

* Cloud news: China unveils national cloud, Telstra commits to Azure >>
* Google, Meta cables will be ‘game-changers’ for Africa >>
* The Smallest Number You’ve Never Thought Of >>

* Your Difference is your Power | Prerna Chakkingal | TEDx >>
* Why newsrooms need Indigenous voices | Kelly Boutsalis | TEDx >>
* Shipping multi-tenant SaaS using Postgres Row-Level Security >>

* ESG: Three letters that won’t save the planet >>
* New Zealand’s ‘tobacco endgame’ law will be a world first for health – here’s what the modelling shows us >>
* Scan Your Shopping Cart With Yuka and Make Healthier Choices >>
* Coding Isn’t a Necessary Leadership Skill — But Digital Literacy Is >>

* Source Code For Rust-Based Info-Stealer Released On Hacker Forums >>
* Kmart Halts Use of In-Store Facial Recognition Amid Australian Privacy Investigation >>
* Artificial intelligence can spot patterns in the brain linked to Alzheimer’s, schizophrenia and autism by sifting through scans >>

* How to Make Your Staycation Feel Like a Getaway >>
* Who are the most important living thinkers, scholars and intellectuals over the age of 60? >>
* US summer travel 2022 >>
* SpaceX Had Six Launches in 17 Days >>

* The Deadliest Virus on Earth >>
* A New Understanding of Human History and the Roots of Inequality | David Wengrow | TED >>
* Workplace burnout: just how bad is it? >>

* I.M.F. warns that a global recession soon at hand. >>
* Odds of an economic recession are rising, but the stock market has already priced it in and found its bottom, JPMorgan says >>
* Why will inflation end in recession? Because it always does >>
* Pakistan’s punishing inflation changes life as 225m people know it >>
* Lessons from Turkey on the evils of high inflation >>
* IMF cuts global and Asian growth estimates as recession risk looms >>
* How a strong US dollar hampers the inflation fight >>
* He Wanted a Home and a Wife. China’s Property Crisis Left Him With Neither. >>
* Why A Recession Could Be Good For Private Equity >>
* Tension On The Front Lines: Low-Wage Workers Want Higher Pay And More Training, Not Bigger Titles. >>
* Walmart Cuts Profit Outlook; Stocks End Mixed >>
* GM Reports 40% Drop in Q2 Net Income >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 26 July 2022

* JWST finds galaxies may adopt Milky Way-like shape faster than thought >>
* How drones, robots and artificial intelligence are helping emergency services tackle wildfires around the world >>
* The Deepest Known Canyon in the Solar System, Seen From Space >>

* To Disrupt Hacking, U.S. Officials Turn to New Techniques >>
* Exploration Is Fundamental to Human Success >>

* Solar Tower System Produces Jet Fuel From CO2, Water, and Sunlight >>
* Google’s New Programming Language is Called Carbon >>

* FBL64: Susan Schneider – Philosophy of the Future Mind >>
* ADHD Brain: A Model for the Future | Rovena Caster | TEDx >>
* How Nvidia is helping telcos take advantage of artificial intelligence >>

* To Teach Well, Let ‘Em Fail | Glen Coleman | TEDx >>
* Chinese astronauts enter Tiangong space station’s new lab module after dock >>
* SpaceX Raptor 2 Gimbal Testing. Elon’s New Electric Actuators? >>
* The Eco-Creators Helping the Climate Through Social Media | Zahra Biabani | TED >>

* Coca-Cola: The people-first story of a digital transformation >>
* Emerging cautiously: Australian consumers in 2022 >>

* Monkeypox is now a public health emergency. Is the virus changing? >>
* Japan’s police to take measures after wild monkey rampages >>
* Bavarian Nordic’s monkeypox vaccine gets EU approval >>
* Japan confirms first monkeypox infection >>

* Elon Musk denies affair with Google co-founder Sergey Brin’s wife >>
* CRISPR gene editing could trigger cancer in the long run >>
* Video: A satellite time-lapse of Dubai’s transformation over the past three decades >>

* Bill Gates gives away another $6 billion worth of his wealth >>
* Russian Navy takes delivery of the ‘doomsday’ submarine, and it’s the world’s largest >>
* Apple’s VR headset: What to expect and what it will look like >>

* Two Weeks In, the Webb Space Telescope Is Reshaping Astronomy >>
* Apple’s patent history reveals a major push into autos >>
* Why it is too early to say the world economy is in recession >>

* ‘The Lord of the Rings: Gollum’ is delayed a month before launch >>
* ‘The Orville’ will stream on Disney+ starting August 10th >>
* How Uvalde Schools Police Chief Pete Arredondo Went From Local Public Servant to National Pariah >>

* Senior athletes have found the secret–and so can you! | Kyle Case | TEDx >>
* Letting in the Light: Finding the Positive to Overcome Adversity | Shereen Hamza | TEDx >>
* No Excuses: You Are In Control | Michael Smith | TEDx >>

* Data chess game: Databricks vs. Snowflake, part 1 >>
* Chinese farmers shocked American scientists. Strawberry production. >>
* MOSCOW: Why do you think millions of people left Russia? >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 25 July 2022

* Stunning AI shows how it would remove humans. w Elon Musk. >>
* AI in Agriculture: Computer Vision, Robots, and Scales for Pigs >>
* Tesla to use ‘Formula 1 pit crew techniques’ to offer same hour service >>

* Wild 3D-printed space habitat prototype designed to fit inside SpaceX Starship lands in Switzerland >>
* Game-changer blood test is even better at finding early breast cancers than a mammogram — especially among young women, research shows >>
* Elon Musk’s Friendship With Sergey Brin Ruptured by Alleged Affair >>

* Two Minute Papers: NVIDIA GTC: When Simulation Becomes Reality! >>
* Novel sensor allows the detection of Alzheimer’s 17 years in advance >>
* Samsung asks for planning permission for 11 fabs in Texas >>

* Medicine and the metaverse: New tech allows doctors to travel inside of your body >>
* Engineers Give Soft Robots a Heart >>
* Physicists develop a new quantum computer that uses full range of atoms >>

* Heads Up, Again: China Launches Space Station Module With Giant Rocket >>
* 3 reasons the centralized cloud is failing your data-driven business >>
* Why Big Tech Is Making a Big Play for Live Sports >>

* Why Can’t You Remember the First Years of Your Life? What Scientists Know About ‘Infantile Amnesia’ >>
* The robot chess culture that is Russian >>
* As Omicron strains spread, is this the forever plague? >>
* Everything Announced At The Marvel Studios San Diego Comic-Con 2022 Panel >>

* The future of remote work, according to 6 experts >>
* Highly skilled locals more productive when teamed with migrants >>

* Ukraine war: Russia denies causing global food crisis >>
* Dilbert: Eat Our Own Dog Food >>
* MOSCOW: What is your biggest regret? 100 Russians. >>

* The science of becoming “interplanetary”: How can humans live in the outer Solar System? >>
* Zombie cells fight against cancer as you age — here’s why researchers want to kill them >>
* A Court Without Precedent >>

* You should take more screenshots >>
* Will Trump or his allies face charges over Jan. 6? Legal experts explain hurdles DOJ faces >>
* India’s Infosys misses profit expectations as costs surge >>

* History of Insurance in America >>
* Adding AI To Healthcare Will Reduce Overhead Costs For Everyone, Says Blue Shield of CA CIO >>

* SonicWall Issues Patch for Critical Bug Affecting its Analytics and GMS Products >>
* Report: 50% of organizations still use manual testing to validate applications >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 24 July 2022

* SpaceX Starship Pressure Builds, Starlink Breaks Record, JWST, Relativity Space Terran 1 and more >>
* China braces for ‘big heat’ day with temperatures set to soar >>
* Human-occupied submersible makes historic dive by reaching a depth of 21,325 feet >>

* San Diego Comic-Con >>
* IGN Live Reacts to Marvel Hall H Panel – Comic Con 2022 Day 2 >>
* The first ‘I Am Groot’ trailer is predictably cute >>
* Star Trek teases Picard cast and Strange New Worlds crossover >>
* Star Trek: Picard season three trailer teases return of ‘The Next Generation’ cast >>
* New Sandman Trailer Sweeps Through San Diego Comic-Con >>
* Black Adam – Official Teaser Trailer (Dwayne Johnson, Pierce Brosnan) | Comic Con 2022 >>
* SHAZAM! FURY OF THE GODS – Official Trailer 1 >>
* John Wick 4’s first trailer questions when it all ends >>
* The Rings of Power: Lord of the Rings TV show wows fans at Comic-Con >>
* William Shatner Criticizes New Star Trek Shows – and Star Wars – at Comic-Con >>
* She-Hulk: Attorney at Law – Official Trailer >>

* Hybrid airship prepares for full-scale production with first commercial flight planned >>
* Hong Kong gets its first metaverse churches, complete with avatars and virtual preachers. But are they for real? >>
* This Week’s Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through July 23) >>

* Watch a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket soar over the moon in incredible tracking cam video >>
* Dilbert: Identifying Morons >>
* Beloved monarch butterflies now listed as endangered >>
* More invested in nuclear fusion in last 12 months than past decade >>
* AWS re:Inforce marks a summer checkpoint on cybersecurity >>

* Monkeypox: WHO declares highest alert over outbreak >>
* U.S. Is Screwing Up Big Time on Monkeypox >>
* Monkeypox is in Bay Area wastewater >>
* And Now … Polio? >>
* Is It Easier to Get COVID-19 Outdoors with BA.5? >>
* Dr. John Campbell: Good natural immunity data >>

* Ukraine war: Missile strike puts grain deal in doubt >>
* Europe’s Devastating Heat Wave Shows Keeping Calm and Carrying On Is Not an Option >>
* Climate Disasters in Latin America Threaten Global Food Security >>
* Emerging-market crises have become harder to resolve >>

* Why autism is under-diagnosed in women – Emmy Peach #shorts #tedx >>
* Who should pay for the first date? | Jared Freid | TEDx >>
* What does it mean to survive a disaster? | Apoorva Dixit | TEDx >>
* How to live for 100 years and have the impact of 1000 years | Varun Behl | TEDx >>

* Amazon Makes Bigger Push Into Healthcare by Buying One Medical >>
* CNN: FBI investigation determined Chinese-made Huawei equipment could disrupt US nuclear arsenal communications >>
* Will Microsoft buy Netflix? Why a deal makes sense — and why it doesn’t >>
* Home held by owners since 1980 increased 6938% in value over that time >>

* Dazzling James Webb Space Telescope image prompts science scramble >>
* SpaceX reveals plans to catch Super Heavy on first launch attempt! >>
* Google AI Minerva – Language Model for MATH >>
* The crushing of Hong Kong’s civil society will be felt by all >>

* If Your Data Isn’t Answering ‘Why,’ It Isn’t Working Hard Enough >>
* The future of creativity, brought to you by artificial intelligence >>
* Baby talk is a universal phenomenon >>
* SpaceX’s Engine Explosion Factory >>

* Great Resignation meets Great Reset meets (Great R…un down those valuations please) >>
* Five ways your workplace may be wrecking your health >>
* Review: Huawei watch puts blood pressure on your wrist >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 23 July 2022

* Tesla opens own EXCLUSIVE lane at US-Mexico border as part of deal to move headquarters >>
* Gene-edited dogs created from cloned skin cells for the first time >>
* Firing a laser into the sky can redirect lightning’s path >>

* World’s first robot laser skin treatment created in Hong Kong >>
* JWST Sees the Most Distant Galaxy Ever, Just 300 Million Years After the Big Bang >>
* Are UFOs Just Future Humans Watching Us? >>

* Netflix CEO Predicts Linear TV’s Demise Over Next ‘5-10 Years’ >>
* AI art tool DALL-E 2 adds ‘black’ or ‘female’ to some image prompts >>
* Astronomers are mapping millions of hidden galaxies >>

* Train loaded with Chinese cars starts pilot run from Chongqing to Moscow >>
* Vergecast: Netflix vs. broadcast, Tesla sells its Bitcoin, and an upgrade to Thread >>
* Launch like Starship? China considers fully reusable heavy-lift rocket: report >>
* Space station successors may not be ready in time to replace aging lab: report >>

* Two Minute Papers: Finally, Robotic Telekinesis is Here! >>
* Rodney Brooks Explains What Robust.AI Is Actually Doing >>
* A Fight in Elon Musk’s Inner Circle >>

* How to Overcome Indecision | Nuala Walsh | TEDx >>
* Video Friday: ARTEMIS >>
* Ukraine, Russia sign deal to reopen grain export ports as war rages on >>
* Russia says peace in Ukraine will be ‘on our terms’ – but what can the West accept and at what cost? >>

* Teenagers prefer Instagram to traditional news outlets >>
* Worlds Largest Solid Rocket Booster Static Fired for SLS and Artemis >>
* Ship 24 Raptor Engines Tested with Two Spin Primes >>
* SpaceX just broke its annual launch record — and it’s only July >>

* China COVID lockdowns ensnare 260m people as BA.5 spreads >>
* Dr. John Campbell: Rampant BA 5 >>
* Soaring Inflation Makes Health Insurance Pricier. What Should You Do? >>

* There’s beauty and battles in The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power’s new trailer >>
* What is pink sauce, and why is everyone on TikTok talking about it? >>
* Is Netflix’s best hope an acquisition by Microsoft? >>

* Why It’s Way Harder to Get Tested for Monkeypox Than It Should Be >>
* A smart monkeypox vaccine strategy will be key, experts say >>
* TechCrunch Podcast Weekly Roundup: Crypto winters, Robots, and when will India make up its mind about Crypto >>

* Putting Robots to Work with Boston Dynamics and Sarcos >>
* Volkswagen’s CEO is stepping down in a surprise move >>
* Can technology protect cities against the next heatwave? >>

* Video: Airbus’ retro-looking open fan engine design could cut CO2 emissions >>
* Japanese Researchers Show how Microgravity Affects Astronauts’ Muscles and Nerves >>
* Countries Expected To Have The Fastest Shrinking Populations In The Near Future, Ranked >>

* Mechanics invent an axle that can achieve steering angles of up to 80 degrees >>
* Video details why the futuristic straddling bus failed to take off >>
* How to tell if artificial intelligence is working the way we want it to >>

* What record-low water levels at the Hoover Dam reservoir look like from space >>
* ‘Are you still playing?’: What the future holds for Netflix’s Interactive Entertainment >>
* Here’s everything you missed at TC Sessions: Robotics 2022 >>

* Why Netflix could be replaced as top dog in streaming wars >>
* Why Fiber Is the Key to Getting Faster 5G Everywhere >>
* Implementing Security Controls on Containerized Workloads in EKS or Self Managed Kubernetes on AWS >>

* TED2022: A 3-part plan to take on extreme heat waves >>
* Observability Best Practices for Your Cloud Database >>
* Dilbert: Dilmom Makes A Scarf >>

* Pressure campaigns, predictable violence: What we learned from all eight Jan. 6 hearings >>
* Jan. 6 Panel After 8 Hearings: Where Will the Evidence Lead? >>

* How valid are fears about the tech bubble popping? >>
* Making “Organic Architecture” Truly Organic >>
* AT&T headcount drops by 30,760 with WarnerMedia spinoff >>

* Japan’s Rakuten announces innovation lab in India >>
* The US’s first crypto insider-trading case could mean serious trouble for Coinbase >>
* Lessons from Forbes’ digital transformation to Web3, NFTs and the metaverse >>

* What does it mean to survive a disaster? | Apoorva Dixit | TEDx >>
* First we shape our tools and then our tools shape us | Remco Lenstra | TEDx >>
* Think Globally, Act Locally | Anurag Malik | TEDx >>
* The Power of Data Analytics in Fighting Air Pollution | Kevwe Olomu | TEDx >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 22 July 2022

* Biden’s Covid Diagnosis Is a Wake-Up Call for America >>
* As Facebook Becomes TikTok, a New Feeds Tab Ditches the Algorithm >>
* This Car Charger Bot Will Also Hold Your Spot >>

* A Dormant Black Hole has Been Discovered Just Outside the Milky Way >>
* Neutron stars: New telescope detects dead suns colliding >>

* Video shows a homemade robot dog firing gun. Should you be worried? >>
* TC Robotics 2022 Livestream >>
* NASA’s Flying telescope SOFIA has been damaged in a storm in Christchurch, New Zealand >>

* Help Not Wanted >>
* TikTok now lets you turn on captions for any video >>
* Chinese gamers are using a Steam wallpaper app to get porn past the censors >>

* President Biden’s plan to expand offshore wind farms >>
* AI-driven device could surpass limits of traditional vital signs for predicting patient deterioration >>
* As more bird species go extinct those that are left may be more alike >>

* A special gene in elephants may hold the key to eradicating cancers >>
* Coronavirus may enter the brain by building tiny tunnels from the nose >>
* The U.K.’s Hottest Day Ever Sparks a Climate Culture War >>

* Artificial Muscles Woven Into Smart Textiles Could Make Clothing Hyperfunctional >>
* Analysts see rise of the supercloud as creating a new chapter in enterprise IT >>
* Brain molecule may make us recall memories as being good or bad >>

* Boom’s supersonic aircraft will fly at 1,300 mph with a Concorde-like look >>
* Securing Kubernetes at Scale Deploying Uncrackable Clusters >>
* Russia and China throw weight behind Africa’s nuclear power drive >>
* ExCeL London: The world’s greatest festival of ideas and discoveries: 7-9 October 2022 >>

* The World’s Longest-Living Male Giant Panda In Captivity, Has Died >>
* When it comes to tackling the skills shortage, employers are obsessing over the wrong thing >>
* Beware the rise of corporate rituals designed to manipulate employees >>

* DoorDash, Uber Eats, GrubHub Change Tactics as Growth Slows >>
* Amazon Wants 100,000 Electric Vans. Can Rivian Deliver? >>
* Amazon’s Rivian-made electric vans are now delivering in some US cities >>

* The Future of Flexible Work in the Tech Industry >>
* Former Coinbase Employee Charged In First Ever Crypto Insider Trading Scheme >>
* a16z HQ is Moving to the Cloud >>

* Preclinical Study: Antibiotics Affect Male and Female Gut Microbiomes Differently >>
* Most USELESS Megaprojects Ever Constructed >>
* An Ambitious Plan to Find Earth 2.0 >>

* Fresh Raptor Engines Arrive (while others depart) | SpaceX >>
* Amazon defined warehouse robotics — so, what’s next? >>
* Is China really open to improving ties with Australia? >>

* Russia about to run out of steam in Ukraine – MI6 chief >>
* Putin Warns West Current World Order Is Over and New Era Is Coming >>
* Russia reportedly shot down its newest and most advanced fighter jet in Ukraine >>
* Logistics Collapse >>

* The Rise of Domain Experts in Deep Learning >>
* Google Cloud announces its first region in Mexico >>

* Elon Musk Faces Major Challenges At Tesla And SpaceX. Now Twitter’s Lawsuit Looms Large >>
* 250,000 car deliveries in one quarter can’t save Tesla from dwindling revenue >>
* Cybertruck could be delivered in mid-2023. Here is everything we know so far >>

* MIT researchers develop silk capsules to replace microplastics >>
* Ford will use new battery tech to help it build 600,000 EVs per year >>
* Microsoft Teams is getting all these new hybrid work features >>

* “Predicting consumers’ choices in the age of the internet, AI, and almost perfect tracking: Some things change, the key challenges do not” >>
* Accelerating Continuous Testing With Test Environment Management >>
* Humans Must Be Flexible to Add Value to Human-AI Partnership >>

* Motivating People Starts with Building Emotional Connections >>
* Petrol prices: sure to rise, less certain to fall >>
* Shortland Street helps bridge culture gap for skilled migrants >>

* Don’t let the funds go down on me: why Elton John is doing yet another farewell tour >>
* We don’t have a hundred biases, we have the wrong model >>
* A crack in the Linux firewall >>

* Britain blocks Chinese company’s deal to acquire camera technology as it could pose risk to national security >>
* Union Goes on Strike at Mexico’s Biggest Telecom Company >>
* Visitors to Japan decrease even after reopening to tourists >>

* The 53 fragile emerging economies >>
* Rishi Sunak and Liz Truss will battle to be Britain’s next prime minister >>
* Despite what political leaders say NZ health workforce is in crisis – but it’s the same everywhere else >>

* Stakes and storylines: Disrupting the myth that women’s sports are boring | Kate Fagan | TEDx >>
* Dream, Visualise and Actualise.. | Spoorthi Vishwas | TEDx >>
* Nearly 90% of American homes are now using AC >>

* Corporate greenwashing is getting harder to spot—here’s how to do it >>
* China’s next recession may be lurking on its balance sheets >>
* New Linux Malware Framework Lets Attackers Install Rootkit on Targeted Systems >>

* Hackers Use Evilnum Malware to Target Cryptocurrency and Commodities Platforms >>
* Investing in the Next Generation of Tech Talent >>
* Darktrace launches new family of security AI tools >>
* Biden’s Covid Diagnosis Is a Wake-Up Call for America >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 21 July 2022

* DALL-E’s powerful AI image generator is now available in beta >>
* A new plasma boring robot can dig tunnels 100 times faster and 98% cheaper >>
* NASA’s Artemis 1 moon rocket gets Aug. 29 launch date >>

* Amazon aims to take Alexa automation to the next level with new ambient home developer kit >>
* China is building a new Egyptian capital in the desert under its Belt and Road Initiative >>

* A380 superjumbo to test experimental open fan engine >>
* South Korea’s homegrown KF-21 Boramae fighter jet flies for the first time >>
* Robot camera deal with China blocked in first use of new national security law >>

* Hoover dam explosion: here’s what just happened at the iconic landmark >>
* New study finds out why Omicron variant is highly transmissible >>
* The AI Podcast: Lucid Motors’ Mike Bell on Software-Defined Innovation – Ep. 174 >>

* The Company of the Future is Default Global >>
* Netflix’s ad-based tiers won’t feature the full streaming library >>
* TED2022: Why fun is the secret to a healthier life >>

* Verizon hints at small cell acceleration in 2023 >>
* JWST has found the oldest galaxy we have ever seen in the universe >>
* China’s giant space telescope will have a 300 times wider view than Hubble >>

* Carbon capture train concept could clean air as it zooms along the tracks >>
* Web3: Never Bet Against Innovation | John Wu | TEDx >>
* Finding the Ransomware Threat INSIDE Your Backups >>

* Amazon files lawsuit against thousands of Facebook group admins over fake reviews >>
* DoorDash couriers will need to scan a customer’s ID before delivering alcohol >>
* Why is Monkeypox Evolving So Fast? >>

* Nasa-funded experiment: Do stem cells grow better in space? >>
* China’s first full-scale air cargo hub opens for business >>
* Hypersonic air-breathing weapon concept passes 2nd flight test >>

* Vergecast: Nothing Phone 1 review, Congress takes on VPNs, and Project Genesis adventures >>
* 2 private companies aim to beat SpaceX to Mars with 2024 flight >>
* How deep did OSIRIS-REx spacecraft’s arm ‘plunge’ into asteroid Bennu? >>

* Google Glass is back after failing hard the first time around – is the world ready? >>
* Dilbert: Engineers Get No Credit >>
* After 40 years in tech, I see every innovation contains its dark opposite >>
* LIVE: Starship 24 Conducts 2nd Spin Prime Tests >>

* NASA picks SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket to launch Roman Space Telescope >>
* China launches SuperView remote-sensing satellites on Long March 2C rocket >>
* Demand for online education is growing. Are providers ready? >>

* SaaS factor: Six ways to drive growth by building new SaaS businesses >>
* Starlink Loader Moved Into Potential Clean Room | SpaceX Boca Chica >>
* We’re Not Going to Make it to 2050 >>

* Are telcos up for the quantum networking challenge? >>
* James Webb Space Telescope’s atmosphere studies could provide clues to land and sea on alien worlds >>
* Putin faces second war front as Chechens threaten new offensive in Russia >>

* UK’s next prime minister will be one of these two people >>
* Super-Earths could retain habitable conditions for 80 billion years >>
* The new trailer for HBO’s House of the Dragon has the blonds out in force >>

* Reinfection will be part of the pandemic for months to come. Each repeat illness raises the risk of long COVID >>
* Qantas pilots declare ‘mayday’ due to low fuel on transcontinental flight >>
* Google details series of Russian hacking campaigns targeting Ukraine >>
* Photo of what seems to be China’s new submarine revealed in official report >>

* TikTok’s global expansion stumbles as executives leave and concerns flare over data security >>
* Ukraine’s new rockets are wreaking havoc on Russia’s army >>
* Why it’s more important than ever for workplaces to have staff well-being plans >>

* U.S. Home Prices Reach New Record High of $416,000 >>
* U.S. Stocks Rally; Netflix Subscriber Loss Beats Expectations >>
* Major Cyber Bug Poses ‘Endemic’ Risk, Despite Patch >>

* Dish begins refining a multi-brand approach to 5G >>
* Climate Experts Are Testing New Ways To Reach the People Most Affected by Extreme Heat >>
* The power and meaning of the single breath | Stefanos Kontos | TEDx >>
* Me, my Stress and I | Emma Hopkins | TEDx >>

* Web3 is turning out just fine, thank you >>
* I Asked an AI Robot to Generate 200-Year-Old Woodcuts of Mount Diablo >>
* Google Adds Support for DNS-over-HTTP/3 in Android to Keep DNS Queries Private >>

* New Rust-based Ransomware Family Targets Windows, Linux, and ESXi Systems >>
* Hackers leaked two billion usernames and passwords in 2021 >>
* Driving smarter customer experiences with AI and machine learning >>

* Intel on why orgs are stalling in their AI efforts — and how to gun the engine >>
* Acquired: Walmart >>
* How Artificial Intelligence is Regulating Live Video Streams >>

* Why You’ll Need to Get COVID-19 Boosters Again and Again >>
* BA.5 makes up nearly 80% of new COVID cases. Here’s what to know about the subvariant. >>
* Endemic Covid-19 Looks Pretty Brutal >>
* Vodafone NZ to sell mobile towers for $1B >>
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* TED: Where on Earth will people live in the future? >>
* Is the Key to the Affordable Housing Crisis More Capitalism? >>
* DALL·E: Beta >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 20 July 2022

* Judge rules that Twitter can expedite its trial against Elon Musk, set down for October >>
* Twitter has won the first leg of its legal battle with Elon Musk >>
* Sony’s racing AI destroyed its human competitors by being nice (and fast) >>

* Two Minute Papers: NVIDIA’s New AI Trained For 10 Years! But How? >>
* Synchron says it’s the first to implant a human brain-computer interface in the US >>
* Scientists use AI to identify new ALS gene targets >>

* VentureBeat Transform 2022 – Executive Summit >>
* 91-Year-Old Inventor’s New ‘Big Idea’ Could Extend Battery Life By 30 Percent >>
* UK new AI rulebook accused of being “vague” and “appeasing Big Tech” >>

* Inflation is 2022’s boogeyman. How can we address rising living costs, while helping bring it down? >>
* Netflix lost a million more subscribers, plans cheaper version with ads: What that means for you >>
* Temperature hits 40°C on the UK’s hottest day on record >>
* Ghana reports first cases of Marburg virus. Here’s why it’s a concern >>

* SpaceX will break record for most rocket launches in a calendar year later this week >>
* US researchers ‘hack’ fly brains and control them remotely >>
* Security flaws in a popular GPS module could allow hackers to track vehicles >>

* TikTok is cutting jobs around the world >>

* Microsoft’s Azure Space strengthens its partnerships with final-frontier pioneers >>
* At Inspire, Microsoft leverages AI to move into the crowded contact-center market >>
* Microsoft’s latest solution for hybrid team-building is another social networking app >>
* Microsoft is launching a Facebook rip-off inside Teams >>

* DeepMind Gave an AI ‘Intuition’ by Training It Like a Baby >>
* Samsung teases August 10th Unpacked event with a puzzle >>

* Acquired: Walmart >>
* Heatwave is forcing some UK firms to turn off high-power computers >>
* Beyond Continuous Delivery With LaunchDarkly Feature Management >>

* The rise of the chief medical officer in consumer-facing companies >>
* Court Orders Cloudflare’s DNS Resolver 1.1.1.1 to Block Pirate Sites in Italy >>
* JRE #1845 – Zachary Levi >>

* Ship 24 Spin Prime Testing | SpaceX Boca Chica >>
* Why Nikon and Canon have given up on DSLRs >>
* A Mission Concept to fly a Solar Neutrino Detector Close to the Sun >>

* NASA’s water-hunting rover launch delayed by one year, pushed to 2024 >>
* Two Spacecraft Could Work Together to Capture an Asteroid and Bring it Close to Earth for Mining >>
* Here Are All The Rising Interest Rates Around The World, Ranked >>
* Tesla will expand its Gigafactory Texas by another 68-acres as Elon Musk’s company marks 2 MILLION cars made in California and Nevada factories >>

* A chemical breakthrough could unlock the true potential of powdered hydrogen as a fuel >>
* The world’s largest vertical farm using 95% less water opens in Dubai >>
* Putin visits Iran to bolster strategic ties against West >>
* American democracy is now under siege from within >>

* A hybrid triplane design could provide airfares cheaper than rail >>
* Deep Tech Entrepreneurship – 5 things you need to know | Nikhil Shah | TEDx >>
* The Secret to Self-Advocacy | Bhavana Bartholf | TEDx >>

* Once a Pandemic Band-Aid, Community Fridges Stay Plugged In As Food Costs Soar >>
* Beware of bad science reporting: No, we haven’t killed 90% of all plankton >>
* Nuclear Diamond Battery FINALLY Hit The Market! >>

* New Home Construction Keeps Sinking As Housing Market Demand ‘Quickly’ Dries Up >>
* The James Webb Space Telescope images aren’t what your eyes would see. But that makes them science, not faked >>
* How Amazon Makes Money, Visualized >>

* Super Earths’ outside our solar system with atmospheres that are rich in hydrogen and helium could host alien life for 8 billion years, study >>

* Yes, It’s Getting Hotter — This Simple Graphic Explains >>
* The increase in simultaneous heatwaves >>
* Heatwave: Living at 40C in Abuja, Delhi, Madrid and Sydney >>
* Some don’t like it hot: melting roads, raging wildfires and an energy crunch >>
* Heat wave scorches Europe as UK reaches record-breaking temperatures >>

* 167 different hand vacuums, 100 hours of research: The Best Handheld Vacuum >>
* Does Bionic Reading actually work? We timed over 2,000 readers and the results might surprise you >>
* Google search result woe raises consumer law questions >>
* SQL: The Universal Solvent for REST APIs >>

* Dilbert: Rush The Space Laser >>
* A New Method for Making Graphene has an Awesome Application: A Space Elevator! >>
* What human-made structures can be seen from space? >>

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