Futureseek Daily Link Review; 13 June 2018

* Offline translations are now a lot better thanks to on-device AI >>
* AI Made a Movie—and the Results Are Horrifyingly Encouraging >>
* It’s Nearly Impossible to Hold North Korea to Nuclear Promises >>

* Intel Says Its First Discrete Graphics Chips Will Be Available in 2020 >>
* Microsoft’s Next-Gen Xbox Will Arrive in 2020: Report >>
* What’s next on the Microsoft hardware front: Rumored codenames, target dates, more >>

* Bill Joy on the Future of Batteries, Electric Airplanes, and the “Internet of Energy” >>
* Antimatter neutrinos caught shape-shifting between flavours >>
* Introduction to NI MIMO Prototyping System Hardware >>

* Netflix bans workers from looking at each other for more than five seconds in flirting crackdown >>
* Secrets of the Y Chromosome >>
* Psychedelics may help your brain cells form new connections >>

* Dominos’s Pizza is fixing our terrible roads because the government isn’t >>
* AWS Best Practices webinar series: Building security into your environment >>
* China buys nuclear generators for moon and 4 new commercial nuclear reactors from Russia >>

* To Hit Climate Goals, Bill Gates and His Billionaire Friends Are Betting on Energy Storage >>
* Google Home can now handle three queries at once >>
* This Robot Just Wants a Hug >>

* Tesla lays off nine percent of its workforce >>
* Mars Opportunity rover is in danger of dying from a dust storm >>
* Forget X-Ray Vision. You Can See Through Walls With Radio >>

* AI could get 100 times more energy-efficient with IBM’s new artificial synapses >>
* Byton’s new electric sedan concept car is even flashier than its SUV >>
* New technology can see your body through walls >>

* The 7 biggest announcements from the first 2 days of E3 2018 >>
* Here’s what Sony announced at E3 2018 >>
* Sony PlayStation E3 2018 RECAP: The Last of Us 2, Death Stranding, Ghost of Tsushima, Spider-Man, and more >>
* PC Gaming Show at E3 2018: Yakuza 0, Warframe: The Sacrifice, Star Control Origins, and a Jaws sim >>

* Hands-On: Forza Horizon 4 Mixes Things Up With Dynamic Weather, Lively Online World >>
* E3 2018: Ubisoft unveil Assassin’s Creed Odyssey trailer and release date >>
* ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ lands December 7th 2018 >>
* Why Super Smash Bros. Ultimate was such a daunting game for its creators to build >>

* Police Departments Are Training Dogs To Sniff Out Thumb Drives >>
* Yes, Netflix was down, but it’s back up again >>
* Automated dev platform CircleCI expands to Japan, first office outside US >>

* The future of television is being able to pick shows by length >>
* Every major TV network has lost audience reach since 2014–except this one >>
* The 21st Century Applications of AI Technology >>

* Why electric scooters are so controversial >>
* IBM launches new availability zones worldwide for hybrid enterprise clouds >>

* Can AI help your baby–and you–sleep better? >>
* Uber reveals 5 MB Uber Lite app for emerging markets >>
* Here’s the full text of the document Trump and Kim signed >>

* Google improves Translate with offline AI >>
* BenevolentAI CEO on government’s role in artificial intelligence >>
* Scientists discover ancient interstellar dust that formed the Earth and the solar system >>

* Donald Trump shows off his bomb-proof limousine dubbed ‘The Beast’ to Kim Jong-un >>
* World Cup Power Ranking: Where every team stands heading into Russia 2018 >>
* Watch Cosmonauts Play Soccer in Space to Celebrate 2018 World Cup (Video) >>

* Amazon is in talks to save ‘Lucifer,’ which was recently canceled by Fox >>
* First Man: Step-by-Small-Step Review of Neil Armstrong Film Trailer >>
* 3 Signs You’re In the AI Cult of Data >>

* The robot will see you now: how AI could revolutionise NHS >>
* Scientist claims alien civilizations could be spotted by searching for signs of satellites >>
* Could Alien Life Handle the Radiation in 3-Star Alpha Centauri System? >>
* Japanese Probe Photographs Target Asteroid Ryugu for Sample-Return Mission >>

* Extremely Large, Extremely Expensive: The Race for the Next Giant Telescopes >>
* Quantum Big Bang –“Our Universe Does Not Exist Until It’s Observed” >>
* Why Does Artificial Intelligence Scare Us So Much? >>

* Does Climate Change Explain Why We Don’t See Any Aliens Out There? >>
* “Puzzle Solved” –Mysterious Source of Microwave Light Across the Milky Way >>
* Automotive Applications of Device-to-Device Communication in 5G Networks >>

* Verity Studios Raises $18M for Safe Swarming Drone Displays >>
* How to know if your post-workout pain is actually life-threatening rhabdo >>
* New Class of 2D Artificial Materials Created >>

* Ten Fewer Least Developed Countries by 2024 >>
* The Body Is an Algorithm: 3 Lessons For Building Robust AI >>

* Best Automated Testing Tools (Top 10) for DevOps and Continuous Delivery >>
* How to Scale IT Automation With Consistency and Confidence >>
* Westworld creator on the future of AI: ‘We’ll be lucky if the future looks like Westworld’ >>

* More overseas Chinese return to China for college education >>
* China may embrace another boom in cross-border e-commerce >>
* China faces severe transplant organ shortage >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 12 June 2018

* Uber could teach its AI to know when you’re drunk >>
* A Single Drone Helped Mexican Police Drop Crime 10 Percent >>
* Trump/North Korea Summit Tonight — Here’s What To Know >>

* Microsoft is using AI to cut the cloud’s electric bill >>
* How AI’s Storming the Fashion Industry – Ep. 61 >>
* Goldman Sachs’ AI predicts Brazil will win the World Cup >>

* You’d Need 6.3 Billion Years to Do What This Supercomputer Can Do in a Second >>
* General AI, the “holy grail” of AI, demonstrated for the first time >>
* NASA’s Opportunity rover is stuck in a huge dust storm on Mars >>

* Alibaba, JD invest billions in drones, robots working to global delivery in 72 hours >>
* Gig economy may not be the future of work >>
* Programmed DNA origami nanobot kills cancer in mice >>

* The Best Video Game Trailers We’ve Seen at E3 2018 >>
* Watch Bethesda’s E3 media briefing in under 12 minutes >>
* Here’s what Bethesda announced at E3 2018 >>
* Everything Bethesda revealed at E3: Fallout 76, Doom Eternal, Elder Scrolls VI, Starfield, more >>

* Watch Microsoft’s Xbox E3 keynote in under 11 minutes >>
* Here’s what Microsoft announced at E3 2018 >>
* Microsoft bought five studios to fix its Xbox game problem >>
* Microsoft is working on its own game streaming service >>
* Microsoft’s E3 2018 show: Our verdict >>

* Get the full EA Play experience in a quarter hour because why not >>
* Microsoft Xbox’s E3 reveals: Halo Infinite, Cyberpunk 2077, Gears 5, and 18 exclusives >>
* Live from Xbox’s E3 2018 press conference! >>
* Microsoft was right in 2013: This is the always-on generation >>
* Microsoft and friends need to explain why always-connected PCs make sense >>
* Microsoft To Stop Offering Support For Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Old Surface Devices in Forums >>

* Microsoft is getting ready for the next Xbox vs. PlayStation console war >>
* How to watch PlayStation’s E3 Experience 2018 >>
* Rhythm hit ‘Beat Saber’ is coming to PlayStation VR >>

* Net neutrality is dead — what now? >>
* Airbnb took a big hit in Japan that left thousands of travelers with no lodging >>
* By automating code compliance, UpCodes AI is ‘the spellcheck for buildings’ >>

* A French hospital is using VR as a drug-free pain solution >>
* Researchers reverse cognitive impairments in mice with dementia >>
* ‘Surgery in a pill’ a potential treatment for diabetes >>

* MIT experts pioneer a way to recover drinking water from power plants >>
* How a Uranium Hunter Sniffs Out Nuclear Weapons >>
* DevOps on AWS Radio: Big Data — Robert Murphy (Episode 15) >>

* Tesla will start enabling full self-driving features in August >>
* ZTE’s Near-Collapse May Be China’s Sputnik Moment >>
* Researchers Make Trio of Breakthroughs in Spin Currents >>

* Scientists are developing stronger tasting vegetables in a bid to ward off pests >>
* Newly renamed Taycan electric sedan drawing ‘exceptional’ interest >>
* 21 clever Alexa commands you will use again and again >>

* New cancer treatment grabs hold of malignant cells and calls in the troops >>
* Intel superconducting quantum technology could push to 1000 qubits by 2023 and silicon spin qubits to 1 million qubits by 2028 >>
* DC-themed Snapchat Lens could get you into Comic-Con >>

* “Mathematical Bees” –Scientists Discover They Understand Concept ‘Zero or Nothing’, Opening New Possibilities for AI >>
* Huge Dust Storm on Mars Hits NASA’s Opportunity Rover >>
* There Are Strange Objects Near The Center Of The Galaxy. They Look Like Gas, But Behave Like Stars >>

* Moscow is Building New Civic Services on 5G >>
* China H-20 long range bomber is copying the 21 year old US B-2 >>
* Could astrobiology research convince us to fight climate change? >>

* IBM We want you to ‘rotate’ clients every two years >>
* How to think about AI and machine learning technologies, and their roles in automation >>
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* Clouds of spinning diamonds around stars solve an old mystery >>

* A self-balancing exoskeleton lets wheelchair users walk again >>
* Could Connected Cars Pose a New Threat to Smart Cities? >>
* Key cancer-fighting gene’s secret weapons revealed >>

* New 28-GHz transceiver paves the way for future 5G devices >>
* This New Chip Design Could Make Neural Nets More Efficient and a Lot Faster >>
* Researchers Have Invented an Awesome And Scary Nuclear Battery Pack >>

* Scientists Discovered a New Part of Your Sperm — and It Could Explain Infertility >>
* MIT fed an AI data from Reddit, and now it thinks of nothing but murder >>
* AI-based method could speed development of specialized nanoparticles >>

* Scientists discover schizophrenia gene roles in brain development >>
* Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk and the Feud Over Killer Robots >>

* Parkinson’s disease may be caused by virus that kills gut bugs >>
* Another Easter Island mystery solved >>
* Digital well-being is new fitness craze >>

* Amazon slammed for ‘appalling conditions’ at Echo and Kindle Chinese factory where employees work 100 hours in overtime for as little as £1.68 per hour >>
* A whole bunch more Whole Foods stores are getting Amazon Prime discounts >>
* ‘Westworld’ Science Advisor Talks Brains and AI >>

* How to watch the FIFA 2018 World Cup without cable >>
* World Cup 2018 fixtures: Full match schedule and dates for Russia tournament >>
* ISSUE 120: DockerCon 2018 >>

* This is the fastest rocket on Earth >>
* China-Russia airliner to be airbourne by 2023 >>
* China finds greener way to make lithium batteries >>

* In desert trials, next-generation water harvester delivers fresh water from air >>
* The Essence of Artificial General Intelligence >>
* Lasers Could Make Computers 1 Million Times Faster >>

* Want to Change Society’s Views? Here’s How Many People You’ll Need on Your Side >>
* DogNet: Neural Net Training with iOS 12 and Xcode 10 >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 11 June 2018

* Robot Traffic Cones Are Here To Save Human Lives >>
* Secret Pentagon AI Program Hunts Hidden Nuclear Missiles >>
* Criminals can be identified from the microbes they leave behind >>

* The world’s most powerful supercomputer is tailor made for the AI era >>
* Should Developers Abandon Agile? >>
* A 3D-printed house you can actually live in should be ready by 2019 >>

* Elon Musk says his ‘BFR’ Mars rocket will have a zero gravity running track >>
* A mall in China put in a traffic lane just for people staring at their phones >>
* Farmers may cultivate better gut microbes than nearby city dwellers >>

* Rocket scientists create ‘freshness sniffer’ >>
* China teases its new stealth bomber >>
* a16z Podcast: The End (and Beginning) of Programming >>

* Deck the halls with HALs: AI steals the show at Infosec Europe >>
* Scientists discover the ancestor to the Black Death in a pair of 3,800-year-old skeletons >>

* SpaceX wants to build this futuristic campus to support an astonishing number of rocket launches >>
* Apple introduces the AI phone >>
* Drone Cops Take Flight in Los Angeles >>
* ‘It’s only a matter of time’ before cyberterrorists HACK an aircraft and bring it down >>

* US soldiers to get mini surveillance craft in new $2.6 MILLION deal >>
* Scientists create the world’s biggest anatomy quiz and discover only 15% of people know where their adrenal glands are >>
* Military’s secret spaceplane closer to launch as first engine revealed >>

* Learn about AI with these books, videos, and tutorials >>
* Google Blacklists Millions of Pirate URLs Before They’re Indexed >>
* Land Rover Wants to Take Self-Driving Cars Off-Roading >>

* IBM and the DoE launch the world’s fastest supercomputer >>
* Google’s Free Wifi is Becoming a Way of Life in India >>
* The incredible virtual cadaver that could teach the next generation of doctors during worldwide shortage of dead bodies >>

* A single injection is all it takes to transform a docile honey bee into a hostile menace >>
* Is Apple losing its edge? Report claims production of new iPhones will drop by 20% >>
* Microsoft is trying to become the ‘Netflix of Gaming,’ putting it on the path to $1 trillion >>

* Ikea is ditching single-use plastic by 2020 >>
* China is converting old Soviet tanks into autonomous vehicles >>
* Overcoming transistor minaturization limits due to ‘quantum tunneling’ >>

* Volkswagan, Google and D-Wave simulating chemical batteries on quantum computers >>
* China plans to build $3 billion-worth of solar farms shaped like giant pandas >>

* USA again focusing on South China Sea and tries to sell F18 to India >>
* Google goes peacenik, chip wizardry and AI gets into art and drugs >>
* IBM has most powerful 200 Petaflop supercomputer and will sell same architecture commercially >>

* Video Friday: Curiosity Rover, Giant Crab Robot, and Drone Umbrella >>
* This Innovative Technology Harvests Water from Cooling Towers >>
* roundup | AI powers cars, photos, phones, and people >>

* Tesla reaching $100 per kWh battery cost milestones and will make high volume low cost electric car >>
* Learn to fly Larry Pages seaplane flying car in under an hour >>
* NASA Satellites Make Magnetic Discovery in Turbulent Space Near Earth >>

* When Overtaxed Working Memory Knocks Your Brain Out Of Sync >>
* WWDC: Do Less. No, Do More >>
* The Gig Economy is Actually Smaller Than It Used To Be, Labor Department Says >>

* Ryan Gosling’s Neil Armstrong biopic ‘First Man’ trailer looks awesome >>
* First Trailer for ‘First Man’ Launches Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong >>

* Linux Foundation Celebrates Microsoft’s GitHub Acquisition >>
* Breathtaking View from a Russian Soyuz Rocket As It Launches into Space >>
* Students Will Launch Rockets to the Edge of Space for $1 Million Prize >>

* How AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint are overcoming slow user growth amid a fierce price war >>
* VidMob combines computer vision and language AI services for data-driven creative asset production >>
* Ancient Organic Molecules Found On Mars! >>

* How far away was that lightning? Here’s how to figure it out. >>
* Chinese tech giant ZTE is back in business – plus or minus $1.4bn and its entire board >>

* This Week In The Future Of Cars: It’s Business Time >>
* The Kitty Hawk Flyer is your own personal electric aircraft >>
* This Week in Mobile: WWDC Takeover Edition >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 8 June 2018

* Curiosity Rover Uncovers Long-Sought Organic Materials on Martian Surface >>
* Google: Our AI won’t be a weapon >>
* Proposed law would give DHS power to seize and destroy drones >>

* NASA is learning the best way to grow food in space >>
* Senator probes Alphabet and Twitter on data-sharing with Chinese firms >>
* The future of Daimler trucking is electrified and autonomous >>

* New sensor that picks up bad breath, turns brown if it’s time to swig some minty mouthwash >>
* Kidney cancer spreads by pretending to be white blood cells >>
* Scientists map genetic codes of 3,000 bacteria in desperate search for ways to fight drug-resistant superbugs >>

* Making Fuels with Carbon Dioxide Pulled From Air Could be Affordable >>
* Huawei makes play for mobile gamers with ‘turbocharged’ tech that beats Android, Apple competitors >>

* Inside Amazon’s Grand Challenge — a secretive lab working on cancer research and other ventures >>
* Roboshuttle gets closer to launch: First engines for secretive US ‘Phantom Express’ hypersonic spaceplane revealed >>
* Pressure-Sensing Fibers Change Color When Stretched >>

* The LHC has found the Higgs works perfectly – which is a problem >>
* Russia-linked malware which has infected devices worldwide is MORE powerful than previously thought >>
* Nipah: the unknown virus that could be the next pandemic threat >>

* Star Trek-style device uses LASERS to diagnose skin cancer and stroke ‘quickly and painlessly’ >>
* Seals only sleep with half their brain when they’re out at sea >>
* Model organs let surgeon rehearse ‘impossible’ surgery >>

* Surveillance drones can now spot violent attacks as they happen >>
* Donald Trump will invite Kim Jong-un to white House if Singapore summit goes well >>
* Scientists create ‘genetic atlas’ of proteins in human blood >>

* Speech recognition triggers fun AR stickers in Panda’s video app >>
* Tesla Model X sped up in Autopilot mode seconds before fatal crash, according to NTSB >>
* Women’s Safety XPRIZE $1M winner is a smart, simple panic button >>

* Intel explains how 1-watt panels will add hours to your laptop’s battery life >>
* Amazon launches assault on living room $120 Fire TV Cube could replace your TV, streaming box AND all your remotes >>
* Nasa flies its Pegasus rocket to a remote Pacific island as it prepares to launch its ICON satellite next week >>

* VPNFilter router malware is a lot worse than everyone thought >>
* Automation won’t take your job until the next recession threatens it >>
* Get your phone’s AI assistant to actually assist you >>

* There’s an outbreak of canine flu. What do we do? >>
* Japan’s asteroid-hunting robot Hayabusa2 has its prey within its sights >>
* Better Batteries and Supercapacitors Will Speed the Electrification of Road Vehicles >>

* Scientists just solved a decades-old mystery about the Moon >>
* Net Neutrality Will Be Repealed Monday Unless Congress Takes Action >>
* China invites all UN members countries to cooperate on new Space Station >>

* The 2017 Top Programming Languages >>
* Electric Scooter Wars Heat Up in San Francisco and Beyond >>
* George St Pierre talks about performance enhancing drugs >>

* NASA Mars Rover Finds Organic Matter in Ancient Lake Bed >>
* Sensor Detects Bad Breath, So Your Date Doesn’t Have To >>
* SanDisk’s 960GB SSD Plus just got cheaper: Now on sale for $200 >>

* AWS Deep Learning AMIs now include Horovod for faster multi-GPU TensorFlow training on Amazon EC2 P3 instances >>
* Do Bees Know Nothing? >>
* Self-propelled droplets can act as programmable micro-carriers >>

* Google’s new ‘AI principles’ forbid its use in weapons and human rights violations >>
* Incorporating Google’s AI Principles into Google Cloud >>
* Facebook will fund original shows from US networks like ABC, CNN >>

* ‘The Lego Movie 2’ Trailer Has Landed: This Time, It’s Intergalactic >>
* Novel Silicon Laser Sounds Like a Good Idea for Photonic Integrated Circuits >>
* The $120 Fire TV Cube might be the smartest Echo device Amazon has ever made >>

* Tesla’s new Gigafactory robots that are supposed to help it ramp up Model 3 production aren’t working yet >>
* Lab-grown neurons improve breathing in mice after spinal cord injury >>
* AI-based method could speed development of specialized nanoparticles >>

* Google for Brazil: Technology that serves people’s needs, wherever they may be >>
* 400 Wi-Fi enabled train stations in India and counting >>
* Robots Will Be Able to Feel Touch With This Artificial Nerve >>

* AI Comes to ASICs in Data Centers >>
* Scouting Alpha Centauri at X-ray Wavelengths >>
* MIT fed an AI data from Reddit, and now it only thinks about murder >>

* Google pledges not to develop AI weapons, but says it will still work with the military >>
* Crazy Footage Of A Plane Knocking A Helicopter Out Of The Air >>
* a16z Podcast: The Hard Things about Security >>

* Carmaker Geely and internet giant Tencent invest in Wi-fi provider for China’s high speed trains >>
* Greater Bay Area to be largest bay economy by 2020 >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 7 June 2018

* Kitty Hawk’s new Flyer looks like a mix of drone and stunt plane >>
* AMD tops Intel with its 32-core Threadripper 2, which will ship this year >>
* Microsoft sinks a data center off the Scottish coast 864 servers, 27.6 pb storage >>

* AI construction worker plans the fastest way to put up buildings >>
* Drones taught to spot violent behavior in crowds using AI >>

* Intel says it achieved 28-hour laptop battery life with new low-power LCD screens >>
* This mesh WiFi router can track motion to protect your family >>
* First 7nm GPU, equipped with 32GB of memory >>

* AMD shows off the world’s first 7nm GPU, but it’s not for games yet >>
* MIT algorithm ensures drones get the freshest data possible >>
* Anti-acne cream clears up skin without any nasty side effects >>

* Ultrasound-powered nanorobots clear bacteria and toxins from blood >>
* UK nuclear fusion reactor that could supply the grid with clean power by 2030 hits 15 million°C milestone >>

* Russia building new sub with hypersonic missiles by 2027 >>
* US hypersonic cruise missile will only have Lockheed prototype by 2022 >>

* What was missing from WWDC 2018? Originality >>
* AMD’s new graphics engineer pledges yearly GPU releases to make PCs fun again >>
* Future Analytics, Personal Data, Wireless Power, Counterintuitive Probability >>

* Synthetic blood will keep trauma victims alive for up to 48 hours >>
* This Graphic Shows What Really Matters in Preventing Cancer >>
* Why Microsoft Is Willing to Pay So Much for GitHub >>

* Instagram will reportedly allow users to upload hour-long videos >>
* Microsoft partners to roll out ‘Windows Collaboration Displays’ later this year >>
* Britain Becalmed: Turbines across the UK are at a STANDSTILL after wind ‘disappears’ for a week >>

* Robot submarine flaps its fins to swim without power >>
* A Promising Cancer Treatment Made Patients Worse, Not Better >>

* How the brain performs flexible computations >>
* The Future of AI Needs Better Compute: Hardware Accelerators Based on Analog Memory Devices >>
* Apple’s Plans to Bring Artificial Intelligence to Your Phone >>

* Four years after its release, Kubernetes has come a long way >>
* Google releases second Android P beta with a ton of new emoji >>
* NASA is sending a spacecraft to investigate the ‘bubble’ that protects our solar system >>

* Windows Collaboration Displays entirely ‘new device category’, says Redmond >>
* Microsoft sinks another data centre with Natick 2 >>
* SpaceX tries to lower cost and improve the performance of internet satellites by ten times >>

* Bidding open for interstellar laser sail feasability work >>
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* NASA Juno Probe’s Strange New Discoveries on Jupiter –“The Electric Giant” >>
* NASA Awakens New Horizons Spacecraft as It Heads Towards “Ultima Thule” –Outermost Reaches of Our Solar System >>

* Amazon confirms it’ll make ‘The Underground Railroad’ TV series >>
* Autonomous driving is coming to all Cadillac models, other GM brands >>
* Israeli autonomous technology developer Innoviz is entering China’s car market >>

* How Will Microsoft Handle Github’s Controversial Code? >>
* 4-year-olds care more about plants and animals than sick people >>
* Private Smarts: Can Digital Assistants Work without Prying into Our Lives? >>

* AMD’s Jim Anderson goes deep on 32-core Threadripper 2 >>
* Maker of fearsome animal robots edges into the light >>
* 120+ new live online training courses just launched on O’Reilly’s learning platform >>
* Microsoft looks to add security, stability with Windows 10 IoT Core Services >>

* President’s Most Senior Technology Advisor Says the White House is Quietly Pursuing an Aggressive AI Plan >>
* WEEKLY SPACE HANGOUT: JUNE 6, 2018: STARS SHINE FOR EVERYONE >>
* Translational Research Program to help MIT researchers achieve real-world impact >>

* Why are there so many devastating volcanic eruptions right now? >>
* Jurassic World: Can We Really Resurrect a Dinosaur? >>
* Saying “This May Hurt” May Make It Worse >>

* Farmers put sheep in CT scanners to help breed tastier chops >>
* SpaceX Won’t Launch Tourists Around the Moon This Year >>
* Emirates looks to windowless planes >>

* Don’t fear my robots, says the Boston Dynamics founder who makes machines that drive the internet wild >>
* Microsoft buying GitHub has led to some extremely nerdy memes >>
* Nvidia CEO says next gaming GPU announcement won’t be for ‘a long time’ >>

* Why a DNA data breach is much worse than a credit card leak >>
* Microsoft and The Octosition >>
* You Can’t Make This Stuff Up: Amazon Warehouse Robots Slipped On Popcorn Butter >>

* NASA Scientists Imagine Studying Venus From A Floating Research Colony >>
* 3 Signs You’re In the AI Cult of Data >>

* Terrifying Future of FedCoin >>
* Hong Kong banks must catch up to regional rivals in artificial intelligence race >>

* What’s on TV: ‘Humans,’ ‘Cloak & Dagger’ and ‘Sense8’ >>
* ‘Solo’ Will Lose $50+ Million In First Defeat For Disney’s ‘Star Wars’ Empire >>
* Presidential Succession >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 6 June 2018

* Intel will launch a 28-core 5GHz CPU by the end of the year >>
* What Has NASA’s Curiosity Found on Mars? We’ll Find Out Thursday >>
* Theory that Planet 9 could be a large cluster of asteroids >>

* Ocean Carbon Imaged on the Atomic Scale >>
* An Asteroid Was Discovered Just Hours Before It Exploded Over Africa >>
* Eco-Apocalypse –Technological Civilizations in Cosmos May Collapse from Climate Change They Trigger >>

* Bizarre state of matter to treat wounds instead of antibiotics >>
* A day used to be less than 19 hours long 1.4 billion years ago >>
* Medical Imaging AI Software Is Vulnerable to Covert Attacks >>

* Forget DeepFakes, Deep Video Portraits are way better (and worse) >>
* AI can transfer human facial movements from one video to another >>

* New lab for FAST telescope opens in Guizhou >>
* This robotic hose-dragon could jet its way into burning buildings >>
* Asia Is Going To Take Over The World Economy With Blockchain. Here’s Why You Should Care >>

* Intel and Sprint team up to sell 5G PCs in 2019 >>
* Intel’s special edition 8086K CPU can reach 5GHz >>
* Intel aims to fix battery woes with low power LCD tech >>
* Intel is quietly designing the future of dual-display PCs inside its labs >>

* The Snapdragon 850 is Qualcomm’s first chip built for Windows PCs >>
* Samsung is making a Snapdragon-powered PC >>
* There’s Now A Computer Designed Specifically for Programming Intelligent Robots >>

* Malta Pilots Blockchain-Based Credentials Program >>
* Importance of Teaching Robots to Hug >>
* How Sensors and Mobile Payments Are Getting Indian Women to Use Cleaner Cookstoves >>

* Prototype electric plane crash kills two pilots >>
* This AI assistant wants to protect privacy by spurning the cloud >>
* Can AI have good taste? Auction giant Sotheby’s is counting on it >>

* Nvidia Says New GPUs Won’t Be Available For a ‘Long Time’ >>
* The truth about sex robots: Panic, pleasure and a candlelit dinner >>
* The Unequal Geography of the Gig Economy >>

* Lessons learned turning machine learning models into real products and services >>
* Nauto will notify drivers when they’re distracted in real-time >>
* The erosion of Web 2.0 How we lost our way… and found it again >>

* Chilling ‘carbon bubble’ study warns dramatic decline for fossil fuels could wipe TRILLIONS off global economy >>
* The Higgs Boson Has a New Friend >>
* Wireless system can power devices inside the body >>

* DHS will use facial recognition to scan travelers at the border >>
* GitLab’s high-end plans are now free for open source projects and schools >>
* Intel Hits 50 Years and Its CPUs Hit 5.0 GHz >>

* Google’s Lens AI camera is now a standalone app >>
* Amazon Polly introduces a new French female voice, Léa >>

* Everything Apple announced at WWDC 2018 >>
* The Morning After: iOS 12 is unveiled >>
* Apple Deprecates OpenGL and OpenCL in macOS 10.14 Mojave >>
* Apple’s digital wellness features don’t go far enough >>
* Tim Cook says Apple has never received user data from Facebook >>
* How Apple plans to turn your Apple Watch into a walkie-talkie >>
* Apple Jams Facebook’s Web-Tracking Tools >>
* Apple Announces Tools to Help You Put Your Phone Down >>

* Schizophrenia may begin in the placenta >>
* Reinforcement Learning Notebooks, Music Translation, Service Fabric, and Nat Friedman >>
* Dogs could cause the next big flu outbreak in humans >>

* Race To Send Robots To Mine The Ocean Floor >>
* Researchers devise new way to make light interact with matter >>
* Netflix page where you can request to see TV shows and films that are not available in your library >>

* Hotel management platform Mews closes €6m Series A >>
* LG’s first 4K projector will be available in the US this week >>
* Star Wars’ Stormtroopers Invade Latest Wreck-It Ralph 2 Trailer >>

* A Gravitational Explanation for ‘Detached Objects’ >>
* Okay, Last Year’s Kilonova Did Probably Create A Black Hole >>

* Anti-swearing AI trying to clean up abuse on Reddit and Twitter >>
* Universal language that could let us speak to aliens >>
* NASA set to announce what Mars Curiosity Rover has found >>

* GitHub’s new CEO isn’t asking for your trust, he plans to earn it >>
* Atomera Plans to Breathe New Life into Older Chip Manufacturing >>
* Stellar discovery could prompt a rethink on the universe >>

* Use Amazon Translate to create multilingual content on WordPress sites >>
* Tutorial series on ARM assembly basics >>
* Nation plans to phase out gasoline-fueled vehicles in near future >>

* The ((very) near) future of our augmented biology >>
* There’s no evidence that sex robots provide health benefits >>
* 9 things to expect from E3 2018, the biggest week in games >>

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Futureseek Daily Link Review; 5 June 2018

* Doctors hail world first as woman’s advanced breast cancer is eradicated >>
* MIT Creates An AI Psychopath Because Someone Had To Eventually >>
* Humans are still crucial to Amazon’s fulfillment process >>

* NVIDIA wants to power intelligent robots with Jetson Xavier >>
* Nvidia prices Jetson Xavier AI platform developer kit at $1,299 >>
* A whole new type of cancer therapy helps treat liver cancer >>

* There’s Now A Religion Based On the Blockchain. Yes, Really. >>
* Anti-swearing AI takes the edge off abuse on Reddit and Twitter >>
* The ghost particle that shouldn’t exist: Scientists find signs of a ‘sterile neutrino’ that could rewrite the rules of physics and help explain dark matter >>
* Computex 2018: the biggest news from the biggest PC show >>

* Just The Good Stuff From Apple WWDC 2018 >>
* 6 biggest highlights from Apple WWDC 2018 >>
* WWDC 2018 keynote: Apple reveals iOS 12 and macOS Mojave updates >>
* Apple aims to simplify the Mac App Store with a redesign >>
* Apple TV’s zero sign-on ends frustrating pay-TV logins >>
* Apple’s updated Photos app will suggest friends to share pictures with >>
* Apple unveils new screen time controls for children >>
* Next version of macOS is macOS Mojave >>
* macOS Mojave’s dark mode makes late-night computing less painful >>
* Apple TV gets Dolby Atmos and streamlined sign-ons for channels and services >>

* Apple’s watchOS 5 will start listening as soon as you raise your wrist. >>
* Apple watchOS 5 will automatically detect your workouts >>
* Apple’s FaceTime offers group chats for up to 32 people >>
* Apple lets you create your own personalized Animoji >>
* Apple delivers big updates to its augmented reality platform >>
* Apple, Pixar and Adobe back a standardized AR file format >>
* Apple’s AR bet still has a lot to prove >>
* Apple smartens up Siri and unveils the future of iOS with ‘screen time’ update designed to make people use their gadgets LESS >>
* Apple Worldwide Developers Conference 2018 >>

* Microsoft confirms buying GitHub for $7.5 billion >>
* Microsoft acquiring GitHub is a good thing. Here’s why. >>
* Andreessen Horowitz is pocketing a huge win in the $7.5 billion GitHub acquisition >>
* Microsoft GitHub; here’s why it’s a smart move for Microsoft in the cloud wars with Amazon >>
* Microsoft’s Interest In Buying GitHub Draws Backlash From Developers >>
* Old CEO of GitHub and new CEO of GitHub lay out master plan >>

* Programmer Creates Bee Counter Using a Raspberry Pi >>
* Should We Always Trust What We See in Satellite Images? >>
* The Race To Send Robots To Mine The Ocean Floor >>

* Nonprofit Wants to Map Lunar Heritage Sites Using Blockchain >>
* Lego is basically building AR ‘Sims’ for its playsets >>
* New Gmail will roll out to all users next month >>

* Rocket with only solid fuel and no tank structure >>
* Rice grown in desert, using seawater with over double the global average yields >>
* AI, AI, Pure: Nvidia cooks deep learning GPU server chips with NetApp >>

* SpaceX has had three months of successful tests of prototype internet satellites >>
* Is Elon Musk’s space tourism plan in trouble? SpaceX founder DELAYS sending people to the moon >>
* SpaceX lights up the morning sky over Florida as firm’s Falcon 9 rocket blasts one of the largest communications satellites ever launched into orbit >>

* China’s first reusable rocket stage will launch in 2020 >>
* McDonald’s introducing self-serve kiosks that don’t need minimum wage >>
* Kubernetes: The State of Stateful Apps >>

* Astronomy Picture of the Day; Moon Setting Behind Teide Volcano >>
* Mars Cubesats Make History with Deep-Space Maneuver >>
* A Tiny Asteroid Just Hit Earth, Sparking a Fireball Over South Africa (Video) >>

* Humans Are Still Crucial To Amazon’s Fulfillment Process >>
* The race to build autonomous delivery robots rolls on >>
* Westworld Brings Back One Dead Person and Makes a Lot More >>

* Rookout releases serverless debugging tool for AWS Lambda >>
* BBC iPlayer now hosts all post-revival ‘Doctor Who’ episodes >>
* Cleaner pig poop could reduce bacon’s environmental burden >>

* Over the next five years 2,000 hippos are to be culled in Zambia >>
* Facebook let 60 companies, including Apple and Amazon have ‘deep access personalusers data’ >>
* Private-jet company offering ‘Alice in Wonderland’ tea parties for ultrarich kids >>

* Discovery making Netflix-style sports streaming service, paying $2 billion for PGA Tour >>
* Could a Blood Test Spot Lung Cancer Early? >>
* Just like humans, these monkeys can plan their routes—but most prefer not to >>

* Wireless system can power devices inside the body >>
* Army researchers envision third arm for soldiers >>
* A smartphone that can smell? It’s happening. >>

* Rodney Mullen Demonstrates A Skateboarding Trick That Should Be Physically Impossible >>
* The Two-Wheeled Electric Car of the Future Is Being Tested in China >>
* This Filter Makes Your Photos Indecipherable to Facial Recognition Software >>

* Language-Policing AI Will Suggest A Polite Alternative to Online Hate Speech >>
* Singapore requires ‘geofencing’ for all bike-sharing operators in the city >>
* In the race for cloud services, Baidu counts on AI for a competitive edge >>

* Tackling inefficiencies in China’s US$35t logistics industry – big data, AI, robotics >>
* China moves a step closer to national health care network with Guizhou data centre >>
* Homework, not games, reason why China’s teens go online, study >>

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