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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 5 July 2020

* Rocket Lab launch fails second stage burn, causing a loss of vehicle and payloads >>
* Festo’s New Bio-Inspired Robots Include Feathery Bionic Bird >>
* Video Friday: Quadruped Robot HyQ Learning the Ninja Walk >>

* The Tour de France Is Going Virtual, and It Starts This Weekend >>
* Smart Soccer and Basketballs are making sports training possible in stay at home era >>
* UK government takes $500 million stake in space exploration firm OneWeb >>

* PlayStation’s secret weapon: a nearly all-automated factory >>
* Will the Tech Workplace Ever Be the Same Again? >>
* Guy Compares The Video Samsung S20 Ultra With A Hollywood Movie Camera >>

* When life gives you lemons, print money with Lemonade >>
* Right-handed bias of DNA of all living things may be down to cosmic rays blasting earth >>
* Harry Potter ‘open world’ video game is in the works >>

* Best streaming: Disney Plus, Netflix, Apple TV+, Now TV, Amazon Prime compared >>
* Future of work in Japan: Accelerating automation after COVID-19 >>
* Unlocking growth in small and medium-size enterprises >>

* $10 Trillion Rally Hinges on Earnings Nobody Has a Clue About >>
* New trailers: Pixar’s Soul, Beyoncé’s Black is King, and more >>
* Watch This Guy Set A World Record For Hang Gliding The Farthest Without Stopping >>

* Getting the feels: Should AI have empathy? >>
* Global freight flows after COVID-19: What’s next? >>
* Hacked by Police >>

* Can a Algorithm Predict the Pandemic’s Next Moves? >>
* Boeing’s 737 Max is Being Readied for a Comeback. Need to Know >>
* Research reflects how AI sees through the looking glass >>

* Businesses Tell Insurance Companies: Pay Up >>
* World’s first 3D-printed vegan steak is here and could hit restaurants soon >>
* It Was Almost Certainly an Asteroid Impact that Wiped Out the Dinosaurs. In Fact, Volcanoes Might Have Helped Life Recover >>

* Tesla Can Get to $14,000 Per Share Even Without Robotaxi >>
* Printing Out the World >>
* 5G Was Going to Unite the World—Instead It’s Tearing Us Apart >>

* Are we making spacecraft too autonomous? >>
* Delivery Apps Need to Start Treating Suppliers as Partners >>
* FaceApp is cool again, and adamant it’s not a privacy minefield >>

* Goodbye to the Wild Wild Web >>
* How to Curate Your Digital Persona >>
* Police roll up crime networks in Europe after infiltrating popular encrypted chat app >>

* R&D: Tech giants unveil breakthroughs at computer vision summit >>
* We need a new field of AI to combat racial bias >>
* Wait, Are We Going to Have Two Pandemics? >>

* Scaling Linux Services: Before accepting connections >>
* Tech billionaire Peter Thiel may ditch Trump because he thinks Trump will lose >>
* Welcome to tinc! >>

* Tanzu, the VMware Kubernetes Distro for Developers >>
* Vodafone UK readies for standalone 5G future >>
* Pandemic spotlights need for simplified and automated self-service tools >>
* Vodafone’s cloud-native journey: A mix of old school and new >>

* The tragic allure of Alaska’s ‘Into the Wild’ bus >>
* Will gallium nitride electronics change the world? >>
* IBM Quantum offers advanced system access at no cost to academic researchers >>
* Disney axes 4K re-release of ‘The Empire Strikes Back’ in UK cinemas >>

* House approves $100 billion in broadband funding for rural areas >>
* WHO Sees First Results From COVID Drug Trials Within Two Weeks >>
* First atomic-scale map of human enamel shows how cavities form >>

* US Navy to send two aircraft carriers and several warships to South China Sea >>
* Thousands of US troops will shift to Asia-Pacific to guard against China >>
* China Has First-Strike Capability To Melt U.S. Power Grid With Electromagnetic Pulse Weapon >>
* Meltdown Crisis >>
* This isn’t a COVID-19 wave — it’s a tsunami >>

* Trump tries to drag America backward on a very different July 4th >>
* Stelter: Trump’s speech won’t make sense to most people >>
* The Mass Exodus From Beijing Is On >>
* Argentina records highest number of Covid-19 fatalities in single day >>
* Hillary Clinton says she ‘would have done a better job’ at handling the coronavirus pandemic >>

* India: No international flights until July 31 >>
* India gets its first plasma bank: All you wanted to know about this treatment for Covid-19 >>
* Inside China Tech: with India’s app bans and US reshoring, are Chinese tech lifelines being cut? >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 3 July 2020

* A high-tech glove can translate sign language with 99-percent accuracy >>
* Palmer Luckey’s startup will build a ‘virtual’ border wall >>
* Dr. Tim Wagner & Shruthi Rao | Cloud Native Insights >>

* Sequans CEO on 5G/4G massive, broadband and critical IoT >>
* What You Need to Know Before Buying Apple Products Right Now >>
* Review Faults FAA’s Handling of Boeing 737 MAX Issues >>

* U.S. Jobless Rate Continues to Fall >>
* U.S. Eases Restrictions on Private Remote-Sensing Satellites >>

* Bio-Ink for 3-D Printing Inside the Body >>
* Another experimental covid-19 vaccine has shown promising early results >>

* In These Factories, Inspector Robot Will Check Your Work >>
* After June Job Gains, Still a ‘Deep Hole,’ and New Worries >>
* Cisco uses Amazon SageMaker and Kubeflow to create a hybrid machine learning workflow >>

* Do Americans Understand How Badly They’re Doing? >>
* Amazon is making a Fallout series with the creators of ‘Westworld’ >>
* Virgin Galactic will livestream its SpaceShipTwo cabin reveal on July 28th >>

* Water-filled windows could keep your home cool and save energy >>
* Why Hundreds of Brands Are Boycotting Facebook >>
* Where Should Covid-19 Vaccines Be Tested? It’s a Moving Target >>

* Chris Riley, Automation Anywhere | CUBE Conversations, June 2020 >>
* How I Achieved Security Discipline and Governance Across AWS, Azure, and GCP >>
* How to Use EFS With AWS Lambda >>

* Australian government will deploy 80 drones to the country’s public beaches >>
* CEOs of Apple, Google, Amazon and Facebook will testify before Congress in July >>

* Reshoring and decoupling: how far can it go for the US and China given the global interconnections of tech supply chains? >>
* Ep102: A More Holistic Approach to Cloud Security, with John Heintz >>
* Independence Day: a star-spangled superspreader event >>
* JRE #1501 – JAMES LINDSAY >>

* I used an algorithm to help me write a story. Here’s what I learned. >>
* European police hacked encrypted phones used by thousands of criminals >>
* Fake 5G coronavirus theories have real-world consequences >>

* Continuous testing isn’t optional anymore >>
* SD Times news digest: Flutter Dart DevTools, AWS Porting Assistant for .NET, and Google’s Smart Home Analytics >>
* The VR Download: Weekly VR News Live From Virtual Studio >>

* Facebook’s Prototype Photoreal Avatars Now Have Realistic Eyes >>
* FaaS – Why do companies have their own serverless functions? >>
* Webinar: 451 Research & Liqid – The Business Impact of Composable Infrastructure >>
* Community-as-a-Service Concept: How You Can Monetize Access >>
* Devs-Garden: jsonbase >>

* Antifragile Identity for a Multicloud World >>
* Serverless Needs More Observability Tools >>
* At Mumbai’s Covid care centre, yoga keeps patients in good spirit >>

* Road-rail cable-stayed bridge with world’s longest span opens to traffic >>
* Freight train service deepens China-Europe cooperation amid pandemic >>
* Decoupling from China will come at cost to American business >>
* India’s richest man takes on Zoom >>
* Vizio’s new 4K TVs start at $230 >>
* Google discontinues the Pixel 3A and 3A XL >>

* Microsoft announces new Windows 10 Start menu design and updated Alt-Tab >>
* Boeing Quietly Pulls Plug on the 747, Closing Era of Jumbo Jets >>
* What Went Wrong at the Los Angeles Times >>

* This New Coronavirus Wave Isn’t Like the Old Wave >>
* Tesla is now worth more than Toyota, Disney and Coke >>
* A Highway to Smell: How Scientists Used Light to Incept Smell in Mice >>

* PS5 and Xbox Series X: Video game NBA 2K21 to cost more on new consoles >>
* Weird exoplanet 40 times larger than Earth orbiting a star 730 light-years away may be the exposed core of a Jupiter-like gas giant >>
* One Out of Every 142 Passwords is ‘123456’ >>
* IBM Researchers Develop Easy-to-Use Virtual Experiments for Unilever Chemists >>

* How to Make Remote Monitoring Tech Part of Everyday Health Care >>
* Google brings its AI-powered SmartReply feature to YouTube >>
* Domain structure for SaaS products >>
* Facebook discovers it shared user data with at least 5,000 app developers after a cutoff date >>

* China’s Influence Via WeChat Is ‘Flying Under the Radar’ of Most Western Democracies >>
* BMW wants to sell you subscriptions to your car’s features >>
* Nanogaps Between Metals Create Light Ten Thousand Times Brighter Than Expected >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 2 July 2020

* Hong Kong’s new security law: Why it scares people >>
* US Ignite’s Mari Silbey: New broadband business models >>
* Why 2020 is a rare window in time that’s hard to see beyond >>

* A plan to redesign the internet could make apps that no one controls >>
* The Birthrate Was Already Low. Then the Pandemic Hit. >>
* Podcast: What’s the story with mobile data in Africa? >>
* AWS App2Container >>

* Business people are renting out hotel rooms during day to regain their work-life balance >>
* KK: The Future of Big Data >>
* How Facebook Users Are Targeting Health Officials >>

* Comcast raises monthly Internet data ceiling to 1.2 terabytes >>
* Galaxy Note 20 Ultra seemingly just leaked on Samsung’s own website >>
* Lenses made with spider silk could help take pictures inside the body >>

* NYC Delays Indoor Dining as U.S. Covid-19 Cases Surge >>
* Mnuchin, Powell Say They Will Consider More Pandemic Relief >>

* Baby Bottles Are the Best Way to Drink in Space >>
* Radar trends to watch: July 2020 >>
* Podcast: Covid-19 has exposed a US innovation system that is badly out of date >>

* 3D-printed plant-based steaks could arrive in 2021 >>
* BMW wants to sell you subscriptions to your car’s features >>
* Coronavirus: Immunity may be more widespread than tests suggest >>

* NASA will fund six more Artemis missions as it plans return to the moon >>
* It’s about time! Crash Bandicoot is back and looking better than ever >>
* Choosing the right path to unlock the economy >>
* Atlassian announces HQ site at new Sydney tech hub >>

* New VR Games July 2020: The Biggest Releases This Month >>
* Israeli AI-based tech to help UK pathologists better detect prostate cancer >>
* Solaris Will Come To SteamVR In The Future, Dedicated Servers Confirmed >>

* JRE #1500 – BARBARA FREESE >>
* Architect Elevator: Connecting Penthouse and Engine – Gregor Hohpe >>

* Bill Gates·TED2020: How the pandemic will shape the near future >>
* Google brings its AI-powered SmartReply feature to YouTube >>
* AWS releases App2Container tool for containerizing applications >>

* Google Sheets will soon suggest formulas as you type >>
* Vendia exits stealth with unique serverless data sharing platform >>
* Sandy Carter, AWS | AWS Public Sector Online >>
* Teresa Carlson Keynote Analysis | AWS Public Sector Online >>
* Executive Spotlight Q&A: Tensor Networks CEO Alexis Flores-Betancourt >>

* 5G’s future includes a cloud-native architecture complete with containers >>
* Peacock’s streaming library adds shows from Showtime, CBS and the CW >>
* Hong Kong Iron Lady’s nightmare scenario comes true >>
* Blowing bubbles, Israeli physicists accidentally make breakthrough on light >>

* China’s bike-sharing platforms connect with BeiDou satellite navigation network to improve efficiency >>
* China Mobile build world’s highest 5G base station on Mount Everest >>
* NBC and CBS’s new Peacock deal highlights how complicated keeping up with streaming will become >>
* I built my own camera with a Raspberry Pi 4 >>

* The Secrets of ‘Futureproof’ Software >>
* Cash is dead long live contactless payments >>
* Why China’s national security law could change Hong Kong forever >>

* Economic Conditions Snapshot, June 2020: McKinsey Global Survey results >>
* Scotland could eliminate the coronavirus – if it weren’t for England >>
* Post-Covid New Zealand tackles a new threat – anxiety over an uncertain future >>
* PlayStation 4’s newest video game hit has 60 accessibility settings for impaired players >>

* Large Hadron Collider discovers a new type of ‘exotic’ particle, discovery involved sifting through datasets >>
* Can we become immune to the coronavirus? What the evidence says so far >>

* WhatsApp lets you add new contacts with QR codes >>
* TikTok is engaging with India over ban >>
* Nuclear ‘Power Balls’ May Make Meltdowns a Thing of the Past >>

* NASA’s ‘smell of space’ is available as a perfume >>
* NASA delays Mars rover launch until at least July 30th >>
* Intelligent infrastructure: How an agile, robust, and flexible IT infrastructure can make or break digital transformation >>
* Google holds off on reopening US offices due to the latest COVID-19 spike >>

* Timeshared Robots >>
* Elementary Robotics is making its quality assurance robots commercially available >>
* Dish buys prepaid carrier Boost Mobile for $1.4 billion >>
* Daily Crunch: Tesla becomes the most valuable automaker in the world >>
* Beyond covid-19 lies a new normal—and new opportunities >>

* Apple is reportedly canceling Arcade games that won’t keep players hooked >>
* 400 TB Storage Drives In Our Future: Fujifilm >>
* The case for optimism: By 2030, everything will be so cheap that we’ll be able to end poverty >>
* Most corporate benefits are irrelevant now. Here’s what we’ll need in the future >>
* Beauty everywhere: The talks of Session 6 of TED2020 >>

* No Propeller? No Problem. This Blimp Flies on Buoyancy Alone >>
* DNA Databases in the U.S. and China Are Tools of Racial Oppression >>
* Dilbert: Wednesday July 01, 2020 Cooties Contact Tracing >>
* Deriving conversational insights from invoices with Amazon Textract, Amazon Comprehend, and Amazon Lex >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 1 July 2020

* a16z Podcast: Preventing Pandemics with Genomic Epidemiology >>
* Watch live: AWS Summit Public Sector evolves with the times >>
* The Telecoms.com Podcast: Core network, Huawei and Facebook boycott >>

* First commercial video call took place 50 years ago today >>
* EU Extends Ban on Travel From U.S. >>
* China Passes National-Security Law for Hong Kong. >>

* Nuclear ‘Power Balls’ May Make Meltdowns a Thing of the Past >>
* How eBay Tried to Crush a Blog Critic >>
* Meet Japanese man who holds world’s only master’s degree in ninja studies >>
* Airbus is cutting 15,000 jobs because of the pandemic >>
* Why This Coronavirus Surge Is Different >>

* Facebook Holographic VR Prototype Revealed >>
* CodeGuru, AWS’s AI code reviewer and performance profiler, is now generally available >>
* AWS CodeGuru makes intelligent recommendations about code quality >>
* Missouri farm makes hay with edge computing, private LTE >>

* Dating app Badoo launches AI tool automatically detects explicit photos and warns before opening >>
* New US coronavirus cases could hit 100,000 a day, Fauci warns >>
* Hey Google smart home event scheduled for July 8th >>
* Amazon Prime Video rolls out watch parties with 100 friends (and several caveats) >>

* Uber wants riders to sanitize the backseat to help fight coronavirus >>
* AI predicts effective depression treatment based on brainwave patterns >>
* LinkedIn, Microsoft launch free Learning Path job training courses to fight coronavirus unemployment >>

* TED: How we can build sustainable, equitable cities after the pandemic >>
* TED2020: The trials, tribulations and timeline of a COVID-19 vaccine >>
* TED2020: Stop being a bystander in your own life >>
* Improving Systems Management With AWS Systems Manager Session Manager >>
* The Security Phoenix A Modern Approach to DevSecOps Focus on People >>

* AWS launches aerospace unit to target space sector opportunities >>
* US hospitals buckle under surge of new coronavirus cases >>
* Modern Applications Are Helping Organizations Succeed During Pandemic, VMware Research Reveals >>
* SD Times news digest: Split’s new feature flag capabilities, IBM Trsuted AI toolkits, and WhiteSource adds support for Microsoft Visual Studio >>

* Is it safe to send kids back to school? >>
* Molten Salt Reactors Are Nuclear’s Future. How Do We Get There? >>
* 53% of People Think We Buy New Tech, Not Progress. They’re Wrong. >>
* All about Modelica >>

* The issue tracking tool you’ll enjoy using >>
* The end of the Redis adventure >>
* With an Advanced Container Platform, You Can Modernize Non-Cloud Native Apps … at Last >>
* 16 Minutes on the News #35: Apple App Clips, Program the World! >>
* Sandy Carter, AWS | AWS Public Sector Online >>
* Matthew Cornelius, Alliance for Digital Innovation | AWS Public Sector Online >>

* Enterprise Data Automation | Crowdchat >>
* Verizon: The fastest 5G in the world – report >>
* Asia cloud slowdown ‘not a positive’ for economic recovery >>
* IoT security prioritization creeps to the forefront >>

* YouTube TV hikes price by $15 per month >>
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* ‘Urine-selfie’ startup Healthy.io >>
* Australia to buy ship-killing missiles and shift focus to Indo-Pacific >>
* Event Streaming and Apache Kafka in Telco Business (OSS/BSS) >>

* Holographic optics for thin and lightweight virtual reality >>
* For millennials, ‘once in a generation’ came around twice >>
* New Trimonoran superyacht concept could be future of luxury sailing >>
* Francis Bacon painting sells for $84M at first-of-its-kind virtual auction >>

* One graphic explains why Americans are facing an EU travel ban >>
* Microsoft’s second next-gen Xbox reportedly set for August reveal >>
* Apple machine learning in 2020: What’s new? >>
* UK economy hit by sharpest fall in 41 years amid Covid-19 crisis >>

* Scientists should seek vaccine now for new flu strain with potential to be next pandemic – academic >>
* World’s Second-Deadliest Ebola Outbreak Ends in Democratic Republic of the Congo >>
* Watch SpaceX launch a GPS III satellite for the US Space Force live >>
* TikTok goes down in India, its biggest overseas market >>

* Qualcomm’s latest smartwatch chips support 16-megapixel cameras >>
* Microsoft and Bridgestone launch real-time tire damage system >>
* How the Cult of Sleep-Deprivation Affects Work and Mental Health >>
* Google acquires smart glasses company North, whose Focals 2.0 won’t ship >>

* Google Sheets will soon be able to autocomplete data for you >>
* Disney Research neural face-swapping technique can provide photorealistic, high-resolution video >>
* China Approves COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate For Military Use >>

* Berlin’s DeepSpin raises seed funding for its ‘portable, ultra-low-cost’ MRI system >>
* Building security into the customer experience >>
* Let’s stop calling it “voodoo economics” >>

* How to Live in a World Gone Mad? >>
* Scientists develop new method to detect regions at risk of spreading Covid-19 >>
* CIOs will force SaaS vendors to limber up and get more flexible about contracts in the post-pandemic world >>

* Q&A: The Masterminds Behind Toyota’s Self-Driving Cars Say AI Still Has a Way to Go >>
* Millions of Telescopes 4 Light Days From Earth Could Permanently Explore Other Solar Systems >>
* Building a visual search application with Amazon SageMaker and Amazon ES >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 30 June 2020

* 6DoF video: 46*4K*30 fps, Researchers from Google developed first end-to-end 6DoF video system, stream over internet >>
* Facebook Researchers Show The Most Compact VR Optics Yet >>
* Samsung Reveals Breakthrough: Solid-State EV Battery with 500-Mile Range >>

* India bans TikTok, WeChat and dozens more Chinese apps >>
* Coronavirus Has Ushered In the Airport of the Future >>
* Coronavirus: NASA invented a wearable that reminds you not to touch your face >>
* California City Bans Predictive Policing Software >>

* Building an MLOps Toolchain The Fundamentals >>
* 16 Minutes on the News #35: Apple App Clips, Program the World! >>
* David Scott, Veritas | CUBE Conversation, June 2020 >>
* Mississippi Lawmakers Vote to Replace State Flag Featuring Confederate >>

* Disney Research neural face-swapping technique can provide photorealistic, high-resolution video >>
* NASA’s New Moon-Bound Space Suits Will Get a Boost From AI >>

* Amazon eliminates single-use plastic in packaging in India >>
* Your Personal Data Is Worth Money. Andrew Yang Wants to Get You Paid >>
* The New York Times removes its articles from Apple News >>
* Twitch has suspended Donald Trump’s account >>

* Facebook, social media under more pressure from brands over hate speech >>
* An Infrastructure Arms Race Is Fueling the Future of Gaming >>
* Even the coronavirus can’t stop 5G’s momentum >>

* Two Megaflash Lightning Bolts Just Broke World Records >>
* Boeing poised to start crucial 737 Max flight safety tests tomorrow >>
* 32 Best Jira Alternatives For Agile Project Management Teams In 2020 >>

* Why Fish Don’t Exist >>
* The fall of Quibi: how did a starry $1.75bn Netflix rival crash so fast? >>
* Government Bans 59 mobile apps which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India >>
* Breaking Analysis: Assessing Dell’s Strategic Options with VMware >>

* Gig economy must share rewards as well as risks with workers >>
* Vodafone silent on Huawei as it values 5G at £158B to UK economy >>
* TED2020: How we can build sustainable, equitable cities after the pandemic >>
* Why the KDE community is #MovingToGitlab >>

* Body snatching families risk catching coronavirus to perform final rites >>
* Coronavirus: Worst is still to come on pandemic, WHO chief warns >>
* World hits 500,000 coronavirus milestone amid fears worst to come >>
* Over eight million in Beijing receive COVID-19 tests >>
* Coronavirus: US now has more covid-19 tests than it knows what to do with >>
* Covid-19 linked to increased risk of stroke: Study >>
* Covid-19 spurs collaboration in telehealth >>

* Singapore offers Bluetooth COVID-19 trackers to smartphone-less seniors >>
* Super Nintendo World Japan’s opening indefinitely delayed >>
* APOD: Dark Sky Reflections >>

* The 2021 Geneva Motor Show has been canceled >>
* QAOps — A Rising Trend of Software Testing >>
* 6 lessons learned to get ready for the next wave of COVID >>
* Why Water Continues To Baffle Scientists >>

* Study Suggests Coronavirus Emerged Much Earlier Than Thought. Some Are Skeptical. >>
* Acknowledging odd coronavirus symptoms is vital to stopping its spread >>
* Fisher & Paykel posts record $1.26b in sales >>

* EU preparing to reopen its borders — but probably not to Americans >>
* Jacinda Ardern says suggestion of opening NZ’s borders ‘at this point frankly is dangerous’ >>
* Humans and monkeys show similar thinking patterns >>

* Lockheed Martin’s New F-21 Fighter on offer to India has F-22 and F-35 ‘DNA’ >>
* Flying snakes wiggle their bodies to glide down smoothly from trees >>
* Betelgeuse’s dimming is caused by giant ‘star spots’, NOT a sign it is about to go supernova, scientists >>

* What to Say When Someone Cries at Work >>
* To Keep Trump From Violating Its Rules…Facebook Rewrote the Rules >>
* Dilbert: Monday June 29, 2020Cooties In Elbonia >>

* Study says road deaths could be cut in half if more safety tech were standard >>
* Mercedes-Benz and Nvidia Partner On Software-Defined Autonomous Cars >>
* LG Velvet hands-on: The case for mid-range, dual-screen phones >>

* Impossible Sausage will be available to any restaurant that wants it >>
* Have Your Privacy Policies Kept Up with Your Digital Transformation? >>
* Facebook expands its fan subscription program >>

* Autonomous robot uses UVC light to disinfect warehouses >>
* The future of architecture? The buildings we already have >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 29 June 2020

* a16z Journal Club: Therapeutic Video Game on Trial >>
* Driving business value: Why cloud native is much more than services and tools >>
* New trailers: Foundation, Hamilton, Brave New World, and more >>

* Boeing set for critical 737 Max flight tests >>
* Covid 19: 10 million Covid cases, 500,000 deaths >>
* TED: The beauty and complexity of finding common ground >>
* TED: How women will lead us to freedom, justice and peace >>

* Mark Zuckerberg had $7 billion wiped off his fortune as advertisers boycott Facebook >>
* This Week in Programming: Perl 7 Brings ‘Different, Saner, More Modern Defaults’ >>
* Farming-as-a-Service: Could Robots Feed the World? >>

* Why does DARPA work? >>
* Our AWS bill is ~ 2% of revenue. Here’s how we did it >>
* Amazon Shakes Up the Race for Self-Driving—and Ride-Hailing >>
* A Modern Approach to Cloud Security >>

* Understanding the Key Concepts of Process Integration >>
* Pharma giant Bayer to test new drugs on researchers’ 3D-printed heart tissue >>
* China’s lunar rover travels about 463 meters on moon’s far side >>
* Tencent releases new simulation platform for autonomous driving >>

* Facebook is introducing a dark mode for mobile >>
* Changing Face and Importance of SAAS Solutions in Face of COVID-19 >>

* This Stunning Footage Of Iceland In 4K Will Make You Appreciate Planet Earth In All Its Grandeur >>
* Increased physical activity may lower sleep apnea risk: Study >>

* Towards an AI diagnosis like the doctor’s >>

* Future shocks: 17 technology predictions for 2025 >>
* A Simulation of Sunsets on Other Worlds: From Venus to Titan >>
* Sunday June 28, 2020: Dating In The Age Of Coronavirus >>
* Astronomers may have spotted light from colliding black holes >>

* IBM’s New Differential Privacy Library Works With Just a Single Line of Code >>
* Original Content podcast: ‘The Politician’ returns for an entertaining but pointless Season 2 >>
* Virtual Conferences Mean All-Access—Except When They Don’t >>
* Want to Start a Podcast or Livestream? Here’s What You Need >>

* The modern mobile app needs a revamp >>
* AWS CodePipeline: Setup And Maintenance From Scratch >>
* Controlling Cloud Costs with HashiCorp Terraform >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 28 June 2020

* Amazon to Buy Zoox, in a Move Toward Self-Driving Cars >>
* What WWDC’s announcements mean for the future of the Mac >>
* Video Friday: Skydio 2 Drone Is Back on Sale, Gets Major Software Update >>

* Trump’s freeze on new visas could threaten US dominance in AI >>
* Human rights activists want to use AI to help prove war crimes in court >>

* Covid-19 cases hit new records in US states >>
* White House Considering Broad Intervention to Secure 5G Future >>
* Trump Asks Supreme Court to Invalidate Affordable Care >>
* U.S. Stocks Tumble in Early Trading >>
* What Trump’s Immigration Restrictions Could Mean for Economy >>
* Measures to protect Trump from coronavirus scale up, even as he seeks to move on >>

* Amazon Shakes Up the Race for Self-Driving—and Ride-Hailing >>
* Big fintech goes global; Behind the Hertz stock snafu, and more >>

* Tim O’Reilly makes a persuasive case for why venture capital is starting to do more harm than good >>
* Ep102: A More Holistic Approach to Cloud Security, with John Heintz >>
* How Linedata Streamlined CI/CD and Optimized AWS Cloud Spend >>

* Controlling Cloud Costs with HashiCorp Terraform >>
* JRE #1498 – JON STEWART >>
* Working With Files In Python >>

* AWS CodePipeline: Setup And Maintenance From Scratch >>
* Entering a Building May Soon Involve a Thermal Scan and Facial Recognition >>
* Open Application Model: Build the Next Generation of Cloud Native Applications >>

* Apple’s Virtual WWDC Wasn’t Better Than the Real Thing >>
* Virtual Conferences Mean All-Access—Except When They Don’t >>
* Virtual activists >>

* Lumina Power Panel | CUBE Conversations, June 2020 >>
* Joep Piscaer, TLA Tech | Cloud Native Insights >>
* Silurian Hypothesis: Were There Industrial Civilizations on Earth before Humans? >>

* Bill Gates says the U.S. is ‘not even close’ to doing enough to fight COVID-19 >>
* 5G protest movement keeps marching on >>
* Clearing up my view of the telco cloud >>

* Japan auto companies triple Mexican pay rather than move to US >>
* Nano-engineered pomegranate oil holds hope for brain disease, study shows >>
* US tech firm Nvidia teams up with Mercedes-Benz in self-driving car push >>
* World’s fastest supercomputer in Japan researches spread and treatment of Covid-19 >>

* Contact tracing – the privacy vs urgency dilemma for governments in the fight against Covid-19 >>
* Microsoft is closing all of its retail stores for good >>
* Amazon’s ‘The Boys’ returns September 4th with weekly episode releases >>
* Old Drugs Could Reveal a New Way to Attack the Coronavirus >>

* Coronavirus: Florida and Texas reverse reopening as infections surge >>
* 2degrees to experiment with a three-day-a-week work-from-home model >>
* Could empty office space solve New Zealand’s housing problem? >>
* How US companies are planning for a safe return to the workplace >>
* Communications get personal: How leaders can engage employees during a return to work >>
* Power and people: How utilities can adapt to the next normal >>
* Ready, set, go: Reinventing the organization for speed in the post-COVID-19 era >>
* Meet features help engage students and moderate classes >>

* Brazil signs deal to produce experimental Covid-19 vaccine >>
* Skyrocketing infections and an impending second wave of shutdowns >>

* The New Stack: What ‘Open Source’ Means for the GitHub Generation >>
* How Data Helps Modernize Monolithic VMware Applications >>
* Open Application Model: Build the Next Generation of Cloud Native Applications >>
* Another Collection of Newly Forming Planetary Systems. This Time from the Gemini Planet Imager >>

* Do We Now Understand Why the Moon’s Near and Far Sides Look So Dramatically Different? >>
* Learning to Live Sustainably on the Red Planet: Habitat Mars >>
* NASA Changes its Mind. It Will be Using Previously Flown Crew Dragons and Falcon 9 >>
* Weekly Space Hangout: June 24, 2020 — Elizabeth Howell & Nicholas Booth, The Search for Life on Mars >>
* Steven Howe Breakthroughs for Antimatter Production and Storage >>

* Conversations on capitalism and climate change: Week 6 of TED2020 >>
* A supermassive black hole lit up a collision of two smaller black holes >>
* Ali Jadbabaie named head of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering >>
* Biology community holds daylong program to address diversity and inclusion >>
* CRISPR Gene Editing In Human Embryos Wreaks Chromosomal Mayhem >>

* Helping partners scale connected TV monetization >>
* Prepare for the U.S. and China to Decouple >>
* TuSimple seeking $250 million in new funding to scale self-driving trucks >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 26 June 2020

* AWS launches Amazon Honeycode, a no-code mobile and web app builder >>
* Oprah (Harpo Studios) >>
* An Algorithm That ‘Predicts’ Criminality Based on a Face Sparks a Furor >>

* Olympus quits camera business after 84 years >>
* U.S. Unemployment Claims Hold Steady at 1.5 Million >>
* Vodafone partners with Ford to deploy private 5G network in UK >>
* Why Trump’s Campaign is Looking for Alternatives to Facebook, Twitter >>

* Japan debates creating ‘backup’ city to capital Tokyo >>
* Roscosmos will send two tourists to ISS in 2023 — and one of them will spacewalk >>
* Slothbot saves endangered species by moving slowly to see the big environmental picture >>
* Global Stocks Mixed Following Wall Street’s Sharp Selloff >>

* For Those Getting Married, a Searchable Domestic Violence Database >>
* Almost 1 in 3 pilots in Pakistan have fake licenses, aviation minister >>
* How Linedata Streamlined CI/CD and Optimized AWS Cloud Spend >>

* Herman Brown, City of San Francisco & Tarkan Maner, Nutanix >>
* Jas Sood & Sandy Ono, HPE | HPE >>
* 100 million people watch YouTube on TVs each month >>
* In mice, scientists decode how the brain recognizes scent >>

* Special Sauce Gets Ai To Cope With Chaos >>
* US Treasury sent $1.4bn of pandemic aid to dead people >>
* Volvo will use Waymo’s self-driving technology to power a fleet of electric robotaxis >>
* Paresh Kharya & Kevin Deierling, NVIDIA >>

* The vision for 2025: Hyperpersonalized care and ‘care of one’ >>
* Instana Releases First Automated Monitoring and Tracing Solution for Applications Running on AWS Fargate >>
* “Cloud graduations” trendy among Chinese colleges >>
* Introducing Foundering by Foundering >>

* JFrog ChartCenter, GitLab 13.1, and Hasura Cloud public beta announced >>
* JFrog Extends Reach and Scope of CI/CD Platform >>
* Eggplant Injects AI Into Application Testing >>
* If AI is going to help us in a crisis, we need a new kind of ethics >>

* Human rights activists want to use AI to help prove war crimes in court >>
* Human genetics provides clues about mysteries of coronavirus >>
* US government sent $1.4bn in stimulus cheques to dead Americans >>
* The Osprey Tiltrotor Officially Joins the U.S. Navy >>

* Where the Site Reliability Engineer Role Overlaps with DevOps >>
* Building and Running a Successful Remote SaaS Operations Team >>
* TED2020: The case to infect volunteers with COVID-19 to accelerate vaccine testing >>

* Google launches ARCore Depth API to enable more powerful AR apps on Android >>
* As pandemic drags on, venture capitalists place bets on healthcare – and profits >>
* Why Amazon is sizing up a ‘live’ video play for Prime Video >>
* Light Reading’s Leading Lights 2020: The Finalists >>

* Security a key part of Nokia’s new Digital Operations Center for 5G >>
* COVID-19 killed the era of ‘big’ flying >>
* Google Photos gets a map view as part of a big new redesign >>
* Skydio 2 self-flying drone is back on sale, with a fix we’ve been waiting for >>

* Europe virus cases rise ‘for first time in months’ >>
* Border breach uncertainty traced to IT oversight >>
* Take care with AI tech used to fight Covid >>

* Why AWS built a no-code tool >>
* Relation-shifts >>
* Technology and innovation: Building the superhuman agent>>
* Entering a new decade of AI: The state of play >>
* Customer care: The future talent factory >>

* How to make an SMS bot with Google Sheets + Twilio >>
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* Analyzing IoT Security Best Practices >>
* How the coronavirus kills people – and how to stop it >>

* The coronavirus is leaving some people with permanent lung damage >>

* Peacock will stream on LG and Vizio TVs at launch >>
* Salesforce announces a new mobile collaboration tool for sales called Anywhere >>
* IdeaStream 2020 goes virtual >>
* Google makes its AR-centric Depth API available to all developers >>
* Google Sets Limit on How Long It Will Store Some Data >>
* Art software, Facial Recognition, No Code, and Firmware Update >>

* Apple Maps to tell you to refine location by scanning the skyline >>
* AWS makes cloudy Outposts available across more of Asia >>
* Air Conditioning Wasn’t Invented to Provide Comfort to Human Beings >>
* Calculate the Number of Alien Civilizations in the Milky Way for Yourself. >>
* Building AI-powered forecasting automation with Amazon Forecast by applying MLOps >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 25 June 2020

* How New Immigration Measures Could Impact Tech >>
* Stocks Fall as Coronavirus Cases Rise >>
* a16z Podcast: Building Products for Power Users >>

* Telecoms.com Podcast: Nokia, Huawei and social media censorship >>
* Podcast: What’s the story with HBO Max? >>
* Brazil’s Central Bank forces WhatsApp to suspend mobile payments >>

* Mercedes and Nvidia Announce the Advent of the Software-Defined Car >>
* The Software-Defined Power Grid Is Here >>
* SpaceX Starship tank prototype EXPLODES following intentional stress test >>

* Data Theorem releases full-stack security analyzer for modern web apps and cloud services >>
* Toronto would like to be seen as the nice person’s Silicon Valley, if that’s not too much trouble >>
* Congress Wants To Load Up Zumwalt-Class Destroyers With Hypersonic Weapons >>

* Apple Watch will prompt owners to wash their hands properly for at least 20 seconds >>
* DNS Push Notifications >>
* Ubisoft To Announce New VR Arcade Title With Zero Latency At Forward Event >>

* Someone Spotted A Boston Dynamics Robot Dog Inspecting A Potentially Dangerous SpaceX Test Site >>
* Drone With Bubble Machine Can Pollinate Flowers Like a Bee >>
* Amazon establishes new Counterfeit Crimes Unit >>
* Mars Is About to Have Its ‘Wright Brothers Moment’ >>

* Announcing Perl 7 >>
* Apple’s Intel Breakup Will Reshape Macs—and Beyond >>
* What went wrong at Edge Gravity? >>
* NBCU’s Peacock cuts streaming deal with Google >>
* Dell said to be considering ‘options’ for VMware stake >>
* Why Acting Fast Is the Key to Beating a Second Wave of Covid-19 >>

* Chinese on-demand service provider Ele.me takes urgent action after courier tests positive for Covid-19 >>
* Trump’s worker visa ban will hit Silicon Valley hard >>
* TED2020; A vision for the future of Afghanistan >>

* Emerging tech firms face COVID-19 headwinds as buyers choose ‘safe bets’ >>
* Harshul Asnani, Tech Mahindra | HPE Discover 2020 >>
* Paresh Kharya & Kevin Deierling, NVIDIA | HPE Discover 2020 >>
* Herman Brown, City of San Francisco & Tarkan Maner, Nutanix | HPE Discover 2020 >>
* Chinese on-demand service provider Ele.me takes urgent action after courier tests positive for Covid-19 >>

* Cloud-native development – An advanced deployment blueprint >>
* Securing Red Hat OpenShift Containerized Applications At Enterprise Scale >>
* A Modern Approach to Cloud Security >>
* The State of Linux 2020 >>
* Genius At Guessing A Location From Google Street View Images. Some Of His Most Insane Guesses >>
* Researchers Demo a New Polarization-Based Encryption Strategy >>

* Virgin Galactic and Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin may soon be rocketing NASA scientists to the edge of space >>
* Scientists Used Dopamine to Seamlessly Merge Artificial and Biological Neurons >>
* New On-Chip Laser Shines in Many Colors >>
* Enhancing enterprise search with Amazon Kendra >>
* Repeating Fast Radio Burst Has Been Found. It Flares for 4 Days and then Remains Silent for 12 Days >>

* If You Could See in X-rays, This is What the Universe Would Look Like >>
* Dilbert: Wednesday June 24, 2020 Wally The Generalist >>
* Welcome to the whack-a-mole stage of coronavirus >>
* Recession is much worse than the IMF expected and the hit to jobs ‘catastrophic’ >>

* Pandemic’s Worst-Case Scenario Is Unfolding in Brazil >>
* COVID-19 Risks of Flying >>
* Ocasio-Cortez overcomes Wall Street foes to win primary >>
* Jennifer Aniston promises ‘really fun’ Friends reunion >>
* Hope, action, change: The talks of Session 5 of TED2020 >>
* Apple’s first virtual WWDC keynote set a new standard for remote presentations >>
* China’s GPS competitor is now fully launched >>
* Cloud Foundry gets an updated CLI to make life easier for enterprise developers >>

* COVID-19 and Complex Systems >>
* Delivering Grim News to Covid-19 Patients’ Families >>
* If AI is going to help us in a crisis, we need a new kind of ethics >>
* Our shower drains are a breeding ground for drug-resistant bacteria >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 24 June 2020

* Japanese Supercomputer Is Crowned World’s Speediest >>
* How activists should be thinking about cybersecurity >>
* What Wirecard’s Downfall Could Mean for Tech Investing >>

* Apple WWDC 20: New tools enable developers to create all-new app experiences >>
* Apple’s WWDC keynote was like no other. Why that’s a good thing >>
* Apple’s virtual WWDC wasn’t just okay—it could be the future of keynotes >>

* NASA proposes 2025 mission to Neptune’s mysterious moon Triton which orbits in OPPOSITE direction >>
* CarKey unlocks your car with your iPhone >>

* Ampere announces latest chip with a 128-core processor >>
* How Trump’s China obsession undermined the coronavirus effort >>
* Trump Says China Trade Deal ‘Intact’ After Adviser Stirs Controversy >>

* Barcelona opera house reopens with performance to 2,292 plants >>
* Novak Djokovic tests positive for coronavirus >>
* NVIDIA Selene Supercomputer Delivers 1 exaFLOPs for AI and 27 petaFLOPs Regular Computing >>

* Cybersecurity practices for remote workers >>
* Google adds contextual fact-checking for some image search results >>
* Microsoft ships expanded Microsoft Teams for consumers >>

* US tech firm Nvidia teams up with Mercedes-Benz in self-driving car push >>
* Facebook discontinues Oculus Go headset to focus on the Quest >>
* Facebook asks its users to predict the future with its Forecast app >>

* HPE Discover 2020 Analysis | HPE Discover 2020 >>
* Kumar Sreekanti & Robert Christiansen, HPE | HPE Discover 2020 >>
* Alice Taylor, The Walt Disney Studios & Soumyendu Sarkar, HPE | HPE Discover 2020 >>
* Breaking Analysis: Emerging Tech sees Notable Decline post Covid-19 >>

* Verizon to launch its own Visa credit card later this month >>
* Eurobites: Deutsche Telekom offers glimpse of ‘world’s first open IoT network’ >>
* China edges forward on 5G private networks >>
* Optical network automation gets real >>
* Big telcos have cut headcount by 9% since 2015 >>
* Nokia confirms plan to slash 1,233 jobs in France >>
* Vodafone open to 5G infrastructure share >>
* 5G Networks Will Inherit Their Predecessors’ Security Issues >>
* Meet the 5G Network Digital Twin >>

* Amazon creates a $2 billion climate fund, as it struggles to cut its own emissions >>
* TikTok teens and K-pop stans don’t belong to the “resistance” >>
* The Percy Primer: Everything You Need To Know About NASA’s New Mars Rover >>

* Researchers Use Lasers to Bring the Internet Under the Sea >>
* HashiCorp Cloud Platform unveiled – but in private beta for AWS only >>
* South Korea Makes Progress to Lithium-Oxygen Batteries With Ten Times Higher Energy Densities >>

* Business Continuity with Microservices Based Apps and DevOps Learnings from 8×8’s Experience >>
* How To Get Better At Testing Automations in Docker >>
* The End of OS X >>

* Microsoft buys Israeli firm CyberX to boost internet of things offering >>
* Border talks: No timeline set but India, China look at a roadmap >>
* What went wrong with Quibi? >>

* NASA eyes flying astronauts and personnel to the edge of space on commercial rockets >>
* Trump Suspends Visas Allowing Hundreds of Thousands of Foreigners to Work in the U.S. >>
* Video game ‘Fortnite’ appears to remove police cars >>

* Pandemic could push an additional 120 million children in South Asia >>
* Deadly 85m-high tsunami in Indonesia has lessons >>
* Loneliness and the digital divide >>

* Cloud Testing — The Future of Software Testing >>
* Fear-Driven Development: Fears of A Software Developer >>
* Best iPaaS Platforms and Tools for 2020 >>
* Realistic Challenges Faced for DevOps Implementation >>
* A Complete Keyword-Driven Test Automation Framework with JSON Format. >>

* AWS DeepComposer Chartbusters: generate compositions in the style of Bach and compete to top the charts >>
* Detecting fraud in heterogeneous networks using Amazon SageMaker >>
* Scheduling Jupyter notebooks on SageMaker >>

* A New Search for Evidence of Technological Civilizations in the Milky Way >>
* Dilbert: Tuesday June 23, 2020How To Identify Good Ideas >>
* Use Google Assistant to Listen to Articles on Android >>

* The next software disruption: How vendors must adapt to a new era >>
* Five priorities for corporate India in the next normal after COVID-19 >>
* A New Startup Intends to Build the World’s First Large-Scale Quantum Computer >>

* Apple announces switch from Intel to its own silicon chip in future Macs >>
* Apple brings picture-in-picture and gaming updates to Apple TV >>
* Facebook acquires VR studio behind ‘Lone Echo’ >>

* Building Resilient Supply Chains Won’t Be Easy >>
* Coronavirus and the big shift to cloud >>

* How to Convince Your Sales Team to Adopt a Subscription Model >>
* How to Network When There Are No Networking Events >>
* If You Have Free Time Right Now, Spend It Helping Others >>

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