congresso x digital, Theranos #fail, Deep Web, google x datasets, DNA x escola, Marte x açúcar

Facebook, Twitter Execs Admit Failures, Warn of ‘Overwhelming’ Threat to Elections https://gizmodo.com/facebook-twitter-execs-admit-failures-warn-of-overwhe-1828829221

Can you turn CO2 on Mars into sugar? NASA will give $1 million to the person who can. https://bigthink.com/brandon-weber/think-you-can-turn-co2-on-mars-into-sugar-nasa-will-offer-1-million

Researchers to Release Genetically Engineered Mosquitoes in Africa for First Time https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/researchers-to-release-genetically-engineered-mosquitoes-in-africa-for-first-time/

More people are taking Facebook breaks and deleting the app from their phones https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/5/17822736/facebook-break-delete-app

Google Turns 20: How An Internet Search Engine Reshaped The World https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/5/17823490/google-20th-birthday-anniversary-history-milestones

The ‘deep web’ may be 500 times bigger than the normal web. Its uses go well beyond buying drugs https://www.cnbc.com/2018/09/06/beyond-the-valley-understanding-the-mysteries-of-the-dark-web.html

Google launches new search engine to help scientists find the datasets they need https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/5/17822562/google-dataset-search-service-scholar-scientific-journal-open-data-access

Genes are key to academic success, study shows https://phys.org/news/2018-09-genes-key-academic-success.html

Facebook, Twitter ‘too slow’ to tackle meddling https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-45420175

Theranos is finally shutting down https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/5/17822680/theranos-shutdown-elizabeth-holmes-blood-test-health-science

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digital x Congresso, rachar o facebook? Google x Mastercard x W.O., vírus x aviões, furo na ISS

Four questions Silicon Valley should expect from Capitol Hill https://www.technologyreview.com/s/611984/four-questions-silicon-valley-should-expect-from-capitol-hill/

IT’S TIME TO BREAK UP FACEBOOK https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/4/17816572/tim-wu-facebook-regulation-interview-curse-of-bigness-antitrust

Google bosses expected to snub Senate https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-45416878

Google Reportedly Bought Your Banking Data in Secret, and That’s Not Even the Bad News https://gizmodo.com/google-reportedly-secretly-bought-your-banking-data-an-1828341605

Those airport security bins carry more germs than the toilets, scientists say https://www.washingtonpost.com/transportation/2018/09/04/those-airport-security-bins-carry-more-germs-than-toilets-scientists-say/?utm_term=.708fbf64478c

Russian space chief vows to find “full name” of technician who caused ISS leak https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/09/russian-space-chief-vows-to-find-full-name-of-technician-who-caused-iss-leak/

leia, vale a pena: Who Owns The Future de Jaron Lanier https://leiavaleapena.tumblr.com/post/153182787473/who-owns-the-future

Software tool could help architects design efficient buildings http://news.mit.edu/2018/software-tool-could-help-architects-design-efficient-buildings-0905

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San Francisco x patinetes, China x games, digital x desilusão, email x vida, CRISPR x distrofia

Scooter firms get a lesson in manners https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-45364604

Small Air Leak Detected on International Space Station https://www.space.com/41676-space-station-small-pressure-leak.html

What if Emailing During Your Commute Counted as Work? https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/30/world/europe/uk-commuting-work-wi-fi.html

Emails while commuting ‘should count as work’ https://www.bbc.com/news/education-45333270

The four ways that ex-internet idealists explain where it all went wrong https://www.technologyreview.com/s/611805/the-four-ways-that-ex-internet-idealists-explain-where-it-all-went-wrong/

The woman who founded the ‘incel’ movement https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-45284455

California man charged with threatening to kill Boston Globe employees https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/california-man-charged-threatening-kill-boston-globe-employees-n905081

China targets video gaming to tackle myopia in children https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-45366468

CRISPR Gene Editing Shows Promise for Treating a Fatal Muscle Disease https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/crispr-gene-editing-shows-promise-for-treating-a-fatal-muscle-disease/

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