netpipe March 30, 2018

Next Big Future – SpaceX successfully deployed 10 Iridium NEXT Communication satellites

Ars Technica – FCC approves SpaceX plan to launch 4,425 broadband satellites

INHABITAT – World’s first mass-producible 3D-printed electric car will cost under $10K

INHABITAT – ESA launches world’s first mission to explore the “atmospheres of hundreds of planets”

INHABITAT – Five Gadgets to Help Green Your Holidays

INHABITAT – World’s largest solar energy project will be 100 times bigger than any other on the planet

INHABITAT – Scientists are launching human trials for a cancer ‘vaccine’ that cured 97% of tumors in mice

Next Big Future – Tesla has vastly improved the self-driving autopilot software

Next Big Future – 4 petaflop Cray computer will be used for nuclear fusion research in Japan

Next Big Future – Robot for cleaning the side of ships

Next Big Future – Nvidia DGX-2 is 2 petaflop AI supercomputer for $399,000

Next Big Future – Phosphorous atoms could serve as biochemical qubits for quantum computing in the human brain

Ars Technica – Chrome OS tablets are official—Meet the Acer Chromebook Tab 10

BBC – Turning bread into beer to fight food waste

Slashdot – Coffee Requires Cancer Warning, California Judge Rules

Engadget – The latest macOS update brings support for external GPUs

Engadget – Canon’s 120-megapixel sensor enhances video better than CSI – latest science and technology news stories – Scientists build army of metal-organic nanoflowers to treat cancer

The Register – 2 + 2 = 4, er, 4.1, no, 4.3… Nvidia’s Titan V GPUs spit out ‘wrong answers’ in scientific simulations

The Register – IBM claims its machine learning library is 46x faster than TensorFlow

Slashdot – All Disk Galaxies Rotate Once Every Billion Years

Slashdot – SpaceX Launch Last Year Punched Huge, Temporary Hole In the Ionosphere

Slashdot – Nvidia Suspends Self-Driving Car Tests in Wake of Uber Crash

Hacker News – SRI confirms nuclear fusion startup’s reactors are producing excess energy

Hacker News – Understanding Deep Learning Through Neuron Deletion

MIT News – Electrical engineering and computer science (EECS) – Computer science and technology – Depth-sensing imaging system can peer through fog

MIT News – Biology – Genetics – biophysics – Study suggests method for boosting growth of blood vessels and muscle

MIT News – Biology – Genetics – biophysics – Scientists find different cell types contain the same enzyme ratios – Lithium-Sulfur is the Next Battery Breakthrough Accelerating Intelligence News – New algorithm will allow for simulating neural connections of entire brain on future exascale supercomputers Accelerating Intelligence News – Recording data from one million neurons in real time Accelerating Intelligence News – The brain learns completely differently than we’ve assumed, new learning theory says

Nano Patents and Innovations – Your Ultra-Slow Brain Waves Link Directly to the State of Consciousness

New Scientist – – New Scientist – First anatomical evidence of several types of schizophrenia

New Scientist – – New Scientist – Green tea extract may prevent Down’s syndrome face traits

New Scientist – – New Scientist – Stem cell therapy reverses sight loss and lets people read again

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – E-cigarettes may lead to accumulation of fat in the liver

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – Scientists control molecular alignment on a graphene surface

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – 3-DIY: Printing your own bioprinter

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – New math bridges holography and twistor theory

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – Now you see it: Invisibility material created

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – Kesterite solar cells: Germanium promises better opto-electronic properties than tin – latest science and technology news stories – Golden touch: Next-gen optical disk to solve data storage challenge – latest science and technology news stories – Anti-aging protein alpha Klotho’s molecular structure revealed – latest science and technology news stories – France prepares 1.5 billion euro push to foster AI research

Hack a Day – Bring Deep Learning Algorithms To Your Security Cameras

Hack a Day – Cutting Edge of 3D Printing Revealed At Last Weekend’s Midwest RepRap Festival

Hack a Day – CUDA is Like Owning a Supercomputer

Hack a Day – Friday Hack Chat: All About The Hackaday Prize

Hack a Day – What to do with Your Brand New Ultrasonic Transducer

Hack a Day – An Introduction to Storm Detector Modules

Hack a Day – Hackaday Visits World’s Oldest Computer Festival: TCF 43

Hack a Day – Robot Uses Iron Man Tech to Walk

Hack a Day – Terrible RC Transmitter Made Less Terrible

Hack a Day – Google Builds A Synthesizer With Neural Nets And Raspberry Pis.

Hack a Day – 3D Printed Stethoscope Makes the Grade

Big Think – Stephen Hawking’s final paper is an astounding farewell

Hack a Day – Make A Steam Cleaner From A Broken Clothes Iron

Hack a Day – Building a Static Grass Applicator

Hack a Day – Rotary Electric Gun Might Not Put Your Eye Out, Kid

Hack a Day – Servos Do the Plucking in this MIDI Music Box

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