Saturday, February 7, 2015

FUTURISM UPDATE (February 08, 2015) - Mr. Andres Agostini, Amazon, LinkedIn

 New software analyzes human genomes for disease-causing variations in 90 minutes. May empower population-scale genomic analysis

 One-atom-thin ‘silicene’ silicon transistors invented. World’s thinnest silicon material promises dramatically faster, smaller, more efficient computer chips

 BIGTHINK: Experts Debate the Compatibility of AI and Religion

 WIRED: We Can Now Build Autonomous Killing Machines. And That’s a Very, Very Bad Idea

CIO:       Turning Data into Food

 THE MOSCOW TIMES: 5 Heavy Weapons in Ukraine's Rebel War That May Have Come From Russia

 DER SPIEGEL: Defiance and Charm: A Measured First Week for New Greek Leader

 FOREIGN AFFAIRS MAGAZINE: Goodbye, Putin. Why the President's Days Are Numbered

 FOREIGN AFFAIRS MAGAZINE: Al Qaeda Loses Touch. ISIS and the Future of Terrorism.

 POPULAR SCIENCE: Watch The Navy’s New Robot Firefighter In Action [Video]. One small step for robots, one giant leap for not burning alive on a boat

 POPULAR SCIENCE: Creating Buildings Out Of Data. An architecture firm is mining troves of info to build better

 CBS NEWS: Watch how DARPA plans to launch satellites on planes

ISRAEL'S HOMELAND SECURITY:     U.S Marine Corps wants new unmanned tank

CHINA DAILY EUROPE:      A great future for UK China business relationship

 REUTERS: China to have most robots in world by 2017

 CNN: Could the next lunar mission come from South Africa?

 New Software Fuels New Knowledge

 WIRED: The Future of Wearables Isn’t a Connected Watch

 SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN: Artificial Photosynthesis for Energy Takes a Step Forward

 THE VERGE: Google is making fake human skin to test its cancer-detecting nanoparticles

 NANOWERK: Tiny robotic 'hands' could improve cancer diagnostics, drug delivery (w/video)

 LINKEDIN: The State of the Future, Now!

 TECH CRUNCH: The Human Impact Of The Industrial Internet Of Things

 CNN: The big dangers of 'big data'


Authored By Copyright Mr. Andres Agostini

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