Wednesday, September 17, 2014

BLOOMBERG:  Did You Know You Had Diabetes? It's All Over the Internet

THE ECONOMIST:  Getting to know you. Everything people do online is avidly followed by advertisers and third-party trackers

THE REGISTER:  Hackers-for-hire raided 300 banks, corporates for TWELVE YEARS

Every Government Official Should Read This – Choosing Between Economic Growth and Fighting Climate Change is No Longer An Issue

No One Should Think That Money Spent on NASA is a Waste

MASHABLE: World’s First 3D Printed Car Took Years to Design, But Only 44 Hours to Print

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN: Beauty in Math and Art Activate Same Brain Area

FT:  Brace of British universities ranked in global top three

BUSINESS INSIDER: PayPal Uses Apple's Nude Selfie Scandal To Take A Shot At Apple Pay

COMPUTERWORLD:  NASA launches massive cloud migration

EXTREMETECH: The future of permanent, fully integrated prosthetic limbs and bionic implants

KAI: New algorithm enables MIT cheetah robot to run and jump, untethered, across grass

PHYS ORG: Physicists design zero-friction quantum engine

KAI:  Camouflaging metamaterials create the LCD color display of the future

KAI: How a quantum computer could defeat a classical computer

CNN: Billionaire Peter Thiel tells Apple: Innovate more

REUTERS: Boeing, SpaceX win contracts to build 'space taxis' for NASA

REUTERS: Russians love their children, too – but that alone won’t stop a nuclear 

REUTERS: U.S. general says ground forces cannot be ruled out in war on Islamic State

NATURE: Google and NASA snap up quantum computer

PRINCETON UNIVERSITY:  'Solid' light could compute previously unsolvable problems

DER SPIEGEL:   Airstrike Uncertainties: Obama's Dangerously Vague New War

DER SPIEGEL:  Islamic State in Iraq: 'They Know Exactly What They Are Doing'

MOSCOW TIMES:  14 Ways Russia Can Retaliate to Western Sanctions


By Mr. Andres Agostini