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Looking for a new personal trainer? Why not just spend a couple hundred on a shirt?
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If it ever rains again in California better have your phone-brella handy.
Here's a simple logistical problem: it's raining, you're using your smartphone, but you don't want to get it wet. Do you cover it with one hand and use the other to type? Your puny thumb barely...
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Very innovative. Hope it works as advertised.
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If this is the future, I guess I'm going to starve.
Are you ready for lab-made hamburgers, bug-filled protein bars and 3D-printed cuisine? With the Earth's population rapidly approaching 8 billion and the
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Lmao, I can agree with that.
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Seems like a smart career choice to me.
Schools that offer accelerated training in digital skills are drawing more and more “career changers,” and graduates can make six-figure base salaries.
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Who knew this would be as popular as it became. Interesting what sticks and what doesn't.
The first "true" appearance of Bugs Bunny and Elmer Fudd. Elmer is a dimwitted hunter, "wooking for wabbits." Bugs is clever, smooth-talking character, who confuses Elmer with double-talk and misdirection. Elmer is no match for the wascally wabbit, even when he thinks Bugs is dead. Directed by Tex Avery
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I don't think we'll see any U.S. companies doing this but I could be wrong.
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Who knew this was a thing..
Some people with diabetes, allergies and other conditions are forgoing medical alert bracelets for tattoos. Is that a good idea? ;<br />
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Now this is a great use of technology. 
The rest of us will still have to make do with old-timey 2014 replays.
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I've been on the fence but this might just convince me too. 
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Will be interesting to see how this continues to develop and grow (or not). 
It takes about 50 years for a "game" to become a "sport," according to Andrew Paradise's calculations. He's an entrepreneur who recently joined the wave
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No matter how hard you try you will not come up with a better product.
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My kids used to do this at the Boys & Girls Club. They could be famous.
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Describe myself as a tech who can't code. I'm an Executive Recruiter focusing on high tech firms in Silicon Valley and the SF Bay Area. I keep my ear to the street and my hand on the heart beat of tech recruiting. 18+ years experience.  Family loving, softball coaching, XBox playing, Twitter, Google+ & FaceBook updating, all around good guy.
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The Phone-brella is a hands-free way to keep you and your smartphone dry
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What to Know Before Getting a Medical Alert Tattoo
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Game controller takes your real blood whenever you lose
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Forget playing games for cash -- if you really want to raise the stakes, try losing your actual blood when you lose in the virtual world. Th

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Microsoft Xbox One
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Good things come to those who wait, and Microsoft's now in the business of richly rewarding those capable of delaying their gratification. I

Career Paths in Startups With Limited Visibility
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Google's Nexus Player offers streaming and gaming for $99
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Remember the Nexus Q? Yeah, we'd rather forget it, too. Google regained its streaming cred with the Chromecast, and now it's looking to offe

SmartMat: The World's First Intelligent Yoga Mat
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Microsoft made $1 billion from Android licensing in 2013
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New court documents reveal just how much money Microsoft is making from the sale of Samsung smartphones and tablets, even if its own Windows