Wednesday, July 30, 2014


How big data is going to help feed nine billion people by 2050  http://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-big-data-is-going-to-help-feed-9-billion-people-by-2050/

Direct Brain to Brain Communication Between Animals and Humans  http://hplusmagazine.com/2014/07/28/direct-brain-to-brain-communication-between-animals-and-humans/

How Facebook is evolving into a mobile ad giant  http://www.allvoices.com/contributed-news/17562949-how-facebook-is-evolving-into-a-mobile-ad-giant

This Website Advertises A Bunch Of Jobs That Pay In Bitcoin   http://www.businessinsider.com/profile-of-coinality-2013-12

Lenovo's smart glasses prototype has battery at neck  http://phys.org/news/2014-07-lenovo-smart-glasses-prototype-battery.html

Tiny UAVs and hummingbirds are put to test  http://phys.org/news/2014-07-tiny-uavs-hummingbirds.html

10 Biggest CIO-CMO Relationship Hurdles   http://www.cio.com/article/2458472/cio-role/160586-10-Biggest-CIO-CMO-Relationship-Hurdles.html

Beyond GPS: five next-generation technologies  http://www.kurzweilai.net/beyond-gps-five-next-generation-technologies

Astrocytes — not neurons — found to control the brain’s gamma waves and some forms of memory www.kurzweilai.net/astrocytes-not-neurons-found-to-control-the-brains-gamma-waves-and-some-forms-of-memory

Simple vision-correcting overlay and algorithm could replace reading glasses for viewing devices  http://www.kurzweilai.net/simple-vision-correcting-overlay-and-algorithm-could-replace-reading-glasses-for-viewing-devices

BBC: Bank of America's Countrywide to pay $1.3bn to US    http://www.bbc.com/news/business-28570935

Driverless cars will be on UK roads from January 2015   http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-28562591

Robot 'learns to keep going with broken leg'   http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-28564349

REUTERS: Argentina fails to reach debt agreement, default looms  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/07/30/us-argentina-debt-idUSKBN0FZ0AM20140730

REUTERS:  Moscow fights back after sanctions; battle rages near Ukraine crash site   http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/07/30/us-ukraine-crisis-idUSKBN0FZ1JF20140730

REUTERS: Liberia shuts schools, considers quarantine to curb Ebola   http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/07/30/us-health-ebola-liberia-idUSKBN0FZ22H20140730

Putin's Losing Streak  http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/141663/stephen-holmes-and-ivan-krastev/putins-losing-streak

The Dishonest Broker  http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/141667/bilal-y-saab/the-dishonest-broker

An Unnecessary Plague  http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/141369/jessica-hatcher/an-unnecessary-plague

Welcome to the Third Intifada  http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/141662/khaled-elgindy/welcome-to-the-third-intifada

Libya on the Brink  http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/141666/jason-pack/libya-on-the-brink

The hackers who recovered NASA's lost lunar photos  http://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/30/world/hackers-nasa-lunar-photos/index.html?hpt=te_r1

CNN: Number of 9/11-related cancer cases is growing   http://edition.cnn.com/2014/07/30/health/911-cancer-increase/index.html?hpt=hp_t3

9 Things to Know About Reviving the Recently Dead  http://www.wired.com/2014/07/revive-the-dead/

How much is Los Angeles Tech Booming? Funding up 163% and Deals Up 180%   https://www.cbinsights.com/blog/los-angeles-funding-exits