Beyond Infinity Show Notes 05/04/16

Mornington Peninsula Astronomical Society

Interview with Paul Albers


Tesla’s Model 3 gives Elon Musk an iPhone moment – and big test for factories

Real Estate

NSW government backs UberX of property industry to help home buyers save money

Drone selfie

Aussie backed start-up with new take on selfless – the stickless selfie stick….

Planet X

This researcher thinks a mysterious Planet X is causing mass extinctions on Earth


Rover Takes on Steepest Slope Ever Tried on Mars
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Cyborg Beetle

A Remote-Controlled Cyborg Beetle Proves Tech Will Let Humans Become Parasites

Google alerts

Google To Begin Alerting Users if Gmail Account is Targeted by Government
Google blog – more encryption more notifications

Oculus Rift

Beyond Infinity podcast – Oculus Rift
Oculus ‘Always On’ Services and Privacy Policy May Be a Cause for Concern
There Are Some Super Shady Things in Oculus Rift’s Terms of Service

Salty Fork

New electric fork simulates a salty flavor by shocking your tongue

Mobile data

Ads on news sites gobble up as much as 79% of users’ mobile data

Photo editing software

Google’s $149 Nik Collection photo editing software now free
Download free photo editing software

FBI vs iPhone

It has begun: The FBI will unlock other iPhones in criminal investigations
The FBI’s ability to hack into an iPhone may not last much longer


Microsoft Research

Electric Skateboards

Get the feeling of snowboarding, surfing, and wakeboarding right outside your door, thanks to electric motors, powerful brakes, and simple wireless control.