Wednesday, August 13, 2014


As Data Overflows Online, Researchers Grapple With Ethics   http://www.nytimes.com/2014/08/13/technology/the-boon-of-online-data-puts-social-science-in-a-quandary.html?smprod=nytcore-ipad&smid=nytcore-ipad-share&_r=0

Can Tech Innovation Help End Cancer?  http://asmarterplanet.com/blog/2014/07/can-tech-innovation-help-end-cancer.html

This Doctor Thinks We May Achieve Immortality, But Isn't Sure We'd Want To  www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/12/david-casarett-shocked-immortality_n_5652992.html?&ir=Technology&ncid=tweetlnkushpmg00000046

Brain regeneration: Crayfish turn blood into neurons  http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn26042-brain-regeneration-crayfish-turn-blood-into-neurons.html#.U-u2nGMb8my

Talking 'bout regeneration: How do some animals regrow missing parts?  http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/08/140806124854.htm

LEAKED: Google's Next Major Smartphone May Come With A Screen That's Bigger And Sharper Than The iPhone  http://www.businessinsider.com/nexus-6-specs-rumors-2014-8?utm_source=linkedinticker&utm_medium=referral

NATURE: Iranian is first woman to nab highest prize in maths  http://www.nature.com/news/iranian-is-first-woman-to-nab-highest-prize-in-maths-1.15686

NATURE:  Quantum dots with single-atom precision  http://www.nature.com/nnano/journal/v9/n7/full/nnano.2014.129.html

TIME:  Treating Cancer With Bacteria Shows Real Promise  http://time.com/3107896/bacteria-cancer-tumor/

“Real Gasoline Without Oil” for 90% Returns?  http://www.stockgumshoe.com/reviews/oxford-resource-explorer/real-gasoline-without-oil-for-90-returns/

Ending tariffs on green goods will show free trade can fight climate change  http://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/eliminate-tariffs-green-goods-free-trade-climate-change

CMOs and CIOs Increasingly See Eye to Eye  http://blogs.hbr.org/2014/08/cmos-and-cios-increasingly-see-eye-to-eye/

New Horizons Spacecraft Captures Images of Charon in Orbit Around Pluto   http://www.21stcentech.com/horizons-spacecraft-captures-images-charon-orbit-pluto/

Exclusive: Italy's grid company to get 1.5 billion euro loan ahead of China Grid deal - sources  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/07/23/us-cdpreti-state-grid-corp-loan-idUSKBN0FS1YG20140723

REUTERS:  Cisco to cut another 6,000 jobs as forecast falls flat  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/08/13/us-cisco-systems-results-idUSKBN0GD1YH20140813

REUTERS: Planned U.S. cyber warfare program could hurt innocent countries: Snowden http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/08/13/us-cybersecurity-snowden-idUSKBN0GD1BS20140813

FOREIGN AFFAIRS: Why Indian Agricultural Policy Might Unravel the WTO  http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/141872/surupa-gupta-and-sumit-ganguly/modi-bets-the-farm

FOREIGN AFFAIRS:  Iraq Needs U.S. Ground Troops More Than Ever  http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/141873/robin-simcox/go-big-or-go-home

There Are A Lot More Adults Working In Schools Lately, And Most Of Them Are Not Teachers  www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/13/fordham-institute-hidden-half_n_5672571.html?&ncid=tweetlnkushpmg00000067

Implanted neuronal stem cells generate neurons and synapses, becoming a functioning part of mouse brain  http://www.kurzweilai.net/implanted-neuronal-stem-cells-generate-neurons-and-synapses-becoming-a-functioning-part-of-mouse-brain

3D sketching system ‘revolutionizes’ design interaction and collaboration   http://www.kurzweilai.net/3d-sketching-system-revolutionizes-design-interaction-and-collaboration

FORBES:  Now In Orbit: A Satellite That Can See Through Smoke  http://www.forbes.com/sites/alexknapp/2014/08/13/now-in-orbit-a-satellite-that-can-see-through-smoke/?utm_campaign=forbestwittersf&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social

Do-It-Yourself Biology? Messing Around with DNA Increasingly a Garage-Band Venture   http://alumni.berkeley.edu/california-magazine/just-in/2014-08-12/do-it-yourself-biology-messing-around-dna-increasingly-garage

Computer scientist reviews frontier technologies to determine fundamental limits of computer scaling
http://phys.org/news/2014-08-scientist-frontier-technologies-fundamental-limits.html#jCp

One Engineer’s Perspective on Global Warming  http://www.engineering.com/DesignerEdge/DesignerEdgeArticles/ArticleID/8241/One-Engineers-Perspective-on-Global-Warming.aspx

‘4D Printing’: Programming Material to Transform Itself  http://www.atelier.net/en/trends/articles/4d-printing-programming-material-transform-itself_430797