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Google introduces AI for drug discovery protein recognition

Posted in Business on 13th Jul, 2018 10:46 PM
by Alex Muller
Protein crystallization determines the shape of cells and can play a role in discovery of drugs to treat various illnesses.
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US government should dump SLS and make Turbo rocket instead

Posted in Business on 12th Jul, 2018 10:49 PM
by Alex Muller
SLS funds would be better spent on making a vastly superior Turbo rocket.
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+8

Microsoft Azure CTO: AI and machine learning 'are going to transform every industry'

Posted in Business on 9th Jul, 2018 02:47 PM
by Alex Muller
'Companies are taking advantage of AI and ML to automate processes and get insights into operations that they didn’t have before.'
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Silicon Valley company that automates 'mundane' tasks with robots gets nearly $2 billion valuation

Posted in Business on 7th Jul, 2018 09:23 PM
by Alex Muller
It's a sign that automation has reached an 'inflection point, a tipping point'.
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+7

Blue Origin Targets Moon Colony First Step in 2023

Posted in Business on 5th Jul, 2018 08:46 PM
by Alex Muller
The first step in Blue Moon is to develop the capability 'to be able to land multi metric tons on the lunar surface'.
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+8

Why Prototypes are Important for the Robotics Industry

Posted in Business on 4th Jul, 2018 06:50 PM
by Alex Muller
Prototypes are suddenly easier and more affordable than ever with the introduction of things like 3D printing.
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+8

UK heatwave helps solar power to record weekly highs

Posted in Business on 2nd Jul, 2018 04:58 PM
by Alex Muller
Hot weather saw solar briefly take over from gas as the number one energy source.
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Fully reusable rockets will create the entrepreneurial space age

Posted in Business on 2nd Jul, 2018 04:56 PM
by Alex Muller
The reusable rocket age should have started in the 1980s. However, cost-plus contracts and political bureaucracy split manufacturing of the space shuttle into 50 states.
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+4

OneWeb and SpaceX are leading the way to global internet with smallsat constellations

Posted in Business on 30th Jun, 2018 05:12 AM
by Alex Muller
SpaceX has two demo satellites in orbit now.
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+8

Google opens its human-sounding Duplex AI to public testing

Posted in Business on 29th Jun, 2018 09:21 AM
by Alex Muller
The search giant gives us a closer look at its controversial artificial intelligence software while it works to tamp down fears about the technology.
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Google Calico, and drug giant AbbVie, sign a $1 billion deal to back antiaging drug development

Posted in Business on 27th Jun, 2018 12:37 AM
by Alex Muller
The famously quiet Calico has built a big team of 150-plus around an HQ base in South San Francisco, with plans to add more.
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SpinLaunch raises $40M from Airbus, Google and others for space catapult

Posted in Business on 17th Jun, 2018 11:45 PM
by Alex Muller
SpinLaunch says it's raised a total of $40 million from a high-profile array of investors to get a space catapult system ready for launch by 2022.
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+18

Solar Has Overtaken Gas and Wind as Biggest Source of New U.S. Power

Posted in Business on 14th Jun, 2018 02:15 AM
by Alex Muller
Despite tariffs imposed on imported panels, the U.S. installed more solar energy than any other source of electricity in the first quarter.
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Alibaba and JD.com invest billions in drones and robots working to global delivery under 72 hours

Posted in Business on 12th Jun, 2018 12:23 AM
by Alex Muller
Alibaba's founder and executive chairman Jack Ma Yun wants to bring global delivery times for his logistics affiliate to under 72 hours.
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Augmented reality will bring together games and amusement parks

Posted in Business on 9th Jun, 2018 09:55 PM
by Alex Muller
Gamers care about the identities they create in games, bringing those into the amusement park would be a win for both industries.
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+8

U.S Cities Pledging To Go 100-Percent Renewable Doubled Since Last Year

Posted in Business on 9th Jun, 2018 12:27 AM
by Alex Muller
Municipal-level reforms are gaining steam amid the Trump administration's rollback of federal climate policies.
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