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May 21st, 2015 at 5:49 pm

Teenager designs system that can keeps you safe from germs on planes

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Plane are generally disgusting germ-filled places.  Who knows what is on that tray table, and what kind of germs that person with a hacking cough in the seat next to you will spread?   Continue Reading »

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May 21st, 2015 at 5:25 pm

Ricoh’s new super-efficient power-producing rubber

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No it is not a Fruit Roll-Up, it is actually a new flexible material from Ricoh that creates electricity from pressure and vibration.   Continue Reading »

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May 21st, 2015 at 5:19 pm

Credit card sized phone that only does phone calls

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The Light Phone take away almost every function of a smart phone, except one, making phone calls.   Continue Reading »

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May 21st, 2015 at 5:09 pm

Pro gamer on the difference between playing in the US and Korea

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Professional gaming has yet to break through to mainstream American culture, despite its online popularity.  It has a tiny fan base compared to sports like football or basketball.  In the mecca of pro gaming – Korea - it’s a totally different story.   Continue Reading »

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May 21st, 2015 at 5:02 pm

GE’s 3D printed jet engine at 33,000 RPM

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Ge has 3D printed a complete and functioning jet engine.  The engine is small, about the size of a football, and a simplified version of what you might see on a commercial jet.   Continue Reading »

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May 20th, 2015 at 1:40 pm

College enrollment declining as Millennials re-enter workforce

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A new report shows that spring college enrollment dropped nearly 2% from last year.  Millennials are heading back to work, causing declining revenues in the educational sector.   Continue Reading »

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May 20th, 2015 at 1:35 pm

How the U.S. compares to the world’s booziest nations

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Consuming 100 bottles of wine a year probably sounds like a lot, but that is actually, according to a recent report, the average alcohol consumption per person in many wealthy countries.   Continue Reading »

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May 20th, 2015 at 1:31 pm

Software that can predict when you’ll leave your job

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Usually attracting little notice, updating your resume is something that could now alert recruiters to keep their eye on you and possibly lead to new jobs you haven’t even applied for.   Continue Reading »

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May 20th, 2015 at 1:28 pm

95 percent of parents of overweight children think they look ‘just right’

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After researchers looked at data on how parents perceive their overweight young children, they learned that 94.9 percent believe the kids’ size to be “just right.”   Continue Reading »

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May 20th, 2015 at 1:25 pm

Awesome new virtual reality theme park

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Oculus Rift virtual-reality headsets may be ready to ship to the general public in early 2016, and could be the beginning of VR technology taking off.  Adding to that, a Utah man is building a series of seven 60×60-foot rooms in which players will wear VR headsets and wander around immersive worlds, wielding powers that would even impress Neo from “The Matrix” films.   Continue Reading »

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