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September 3rd, 2015 at 11:53 am

How much are you worth to these tech giants?

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Internet tech companies like Facebook, LinkedIn, Amazon, Yelp, and Twitter only exist because you, the user, patronize them. HowMuch.net has broken down what one person using the services of these companies is worth to that company.

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September 3rd, 2015 at 11:49 am

Le Supercar: An electric car being developed by China’s Netflix

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China’s Netflix, LeTV, is developing an electric car to take on Tesla. They’ve hired 600 people—including 200 stationed in the U.S.—to develop the car that they revealed for the first time.

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September 3rd, 2015 at 11:45 am

Robotic unicycle drones could one day deliver packages to your door

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The Transwheel drone is a new type of robotic vehicle that could soon be carrying our packages and parcels to our doors, according to designers.

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September 3rd, 2015 at 11:40 am

Very cool data visualization will change how you look at the world economy

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HowMuch.net has come up with a very cool data visualization that’s a little bit unorthodox. The way it works is that it visualizes the entire world’s economic output as a circle. That circle is then subdivided into a bunch of blobs representing the economy of each major country. And then each country-blob is sliced into three chunks — one for manufacturing, one for services, and one for agriculture.

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September 3rd, 2015 at 11:35 am

Police in China arrest 15,000 people for Internet crimes

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The Chinese government has begun to tighten controls on the internet as the police announced in August the arrests of about 15,000 people for crimes that “jeopardized Internet security.”

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September 1st, 2015 at 12:07 pm

The Day the Banking Industry Died

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Futurist Thomas Frey:  It was rather anticlimactic when it finally happened, but the front door simply failed to open.

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September 1st, 2015 at 12:06 pm

Researchers construct shape-shifting liquid-metal antennas

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Researchers at North Carolina State University in Raleigh have constructed an antenna that can be lengthened—or shortened—to adjust their frequency using liquid metal.

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September 1st, 2015 at 12:00 pm

3Dom releases first-of-its-kind coffee 3D printed filament

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The burning of fossil fuels and plastic waste are devastating to the planet.  3D printing has the opportunity to move away from non-toxic, non-petroleum-based plastics from the get-go and 3Dom is on a mission to produce environmentally friendly filament.  Their latest is called “Wound Up” and, to put the third ‘r’ in “reduce, reuse, and recycle”, the material is made from recycled coffee grounds.

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September 1st, 2015 at 11:55 am

Our Emerging Superhero Culture

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Futurist Thomas Frey:  When my oldest son Darby was 8 years old, he looked at his 3-year old sister, Shandra, and pointedly said, “She’s worthless! She couldn’t save anyone!”

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August 28th, 2015 at 6:55 pm

DouxMatok develops new technology that makes sugar twice as sweet, so you eat half as much

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A new technology in the food industry makes ordinary sugar twice as sweet—so food tastes exactly the same with half the calories, and without the controversy of artificial sweeteners.

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