Friday, November 28, 2014

FUTURISM UPDATE (November 29, 2014) - Mr. Andres Agostini, Amazon, LinkedIn

 BBC News: Royal Navy launches first 'drone' unit

 FINANCIAL TIMES: China has ‘wasted’ $6.8tn in investment, warn Beijing researchers

 REUTERS: Saudi Arabia declares price war on U.S. shale

 REUTERS: EU lawmakers urge regulators to break up Google

 REUTERS: Canadian startups woo Silicon Valley expats for top jobs

 BLOOMBERG: What Tech-Worker Shortage?

 MOSCOW TIMES: Cheap Oil Threatens Russia With Recession, Deficits and Oil Output Falls

 MOSCOW TIMES: Russians Split on Whether to Blame Oil, Sanctions or Crimea for Economic Woe

 DER SPIEGEL: The Jihad Cult: Why Young Germans Are Answering Call to Holy War

 DER SPIEGEL: The Global Hunt for an Ebola Vaccine

 FORBES: Goldman Sachs Leads $15 Million Investment In Tech Start Up Kensho

 BLOOMBERG: OPEC Policy Ensures U.S. Shale Crash, Russian Tycoon Says

 BLOOMBERG: CNBC, Telegraph and Independent Hacked by Pro-Assad Group

 Washington Post: A simple guide to the sudden collapse in oil prices

 Fox News: How low can it go? Oil, gas prices in freefall as OPEC reels from US fracking

 THE TIMES OF INDIA: China wants to push polluting 'sunset' industries to India

 THE GUARDIAN: Europe’s next privacy war is with websites silently tracking users

 ( New largest number factored on a quantum device is 56,153

 ENGINEERING: Blue Ray Discs Could Hold A Key to Better Solar Cells

 FUTURE OBSERVATORY: Michigan State police wants to use drones soon

 FUTURE OBSERVATORY: The race towards quantum computation

 IEEE Spectrum: A New Kind of Atom Trap Chip for Quantum Computers

 IEEE Spectrum: DIY Exoplanet Detector. You don’t need a high-powered telescope to spot the signature of an alien world

 IEEE Spectrum: NTSB Decision Defining "Aircraft" as Anything That Flies Lacks Common Sense

 IEEE Spectrum: Startups Get the Kinks Out of Drones, Online Shopping, Mobile GPS and Other Techs

 IEEE Spectrum: Can China Turn Carbon Capture into a Water Feature?

 POPULAR SCIENCE: America’s Laser Gun Goes To War

 POPULAR SCIENCE: A Genetic Fog Machine That Tags Criminals

 POPULAR SCIENCE: DARPA FLASH. Military technology for safer firefighting

 POPULAR SCIENCE: Underwater Robot Maps Polar Ice In 3-D

 POPULAR MECHANICS: Meet the First 3-D Printed Object Made in Space

 InformationWeek: Rethink Robotics Turns Robots Into Better Co-Workers

Reuters:   Deregulation at heart of Japan's new robotics revolution


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