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Volvo revamps its pedestrian detection system to automatically break for cyclists (video)

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Cars that automatically stop when a pedestrian is in the way have been in Volvo's fleet for a while now, but the automaker has just unveiled an update to its existing tech that'll stomp on the brakes when cyclists are too close for comfort. Announced at this year's Geneva...
Volvo revamps its pedestrian detection system to automatically break for cyclists (video)

One Of Silicon Valley's Best-Known Investors Is Fighting For His Life

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Silicon Valley angel investor Brett Bullington is in critical condition after a bike accident last Monday. Bullington, an early executive at search engine Excite and a prolific angel investor in high-profile startups like Flickr, Gowalla, and Digg, was riding his bike across the US to raise money for a nonprofit,...
One Of Silicon Valley's Best-Known Investors Is Fighting For His Life
New Chrome Beta includes improved real-time audio/video calling, HTML5 track support

GPS App Strava Sued Over Cyclist's Death

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Strava, the maker of GPS tracking apps that are well-loved and well-used among cyclists, has been sued by the family of a biker who died in 2010 while apparently trying to regain his downhill speed record on a descent in Orinda, Calif. The lawsuit, filed on Monday in California Superior...
GPS App Strava Sued Over Cyclist's Death

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CitiBike

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I walked out of a meeting at 33rd and Park yesterday at 5:05pm. I had to be on a call in my home office at 5:30pm. Getting a cab is a bitch that time of day. The subway required a switch from the Lex to the L at Union Square...
CitiBike
Pedal-powered generator lets you charge your phone while you ride

Anand Chandrasekher on How Qualcomm is a Triathlete and Intel is Lance Armstrong

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If you ask Anand Chandrasekher why Intel has struggled so mightily in the mobile chip business, he’ll tell you his old employer is a great athlete that is trying to play the wrong sport. The mobile chip business is like a triathlon combining low-power processing horsepower, wireless know-how and graphics...
Anand Chandrasekher on How Qualcomm is a Triathlete and Intel is Lance Armstrong

How Can Apple Afford To Replace A Smashed iPhone 5 For Just $229? (AAPL)

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Well, it finally happened. After four years of owing an iPhone, I shattered the screen for the first time. It fell out of my jacket pocket as I started to ascend the Manhattan Bridge on my bike. One second I'm listening to a podcast, the next second, the only sound...
How Can Apple Afford To Replace A Smashed iPhone 5 For Just $229? (AAPL)

Nicole Glaros Will Be Running TechStars NYC This Spring In Place Of David Tisch

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A few months ago, angel investor David Tisch left his day-to-day role as managing director of Techstars NYC. Today, TechStars NYC announced a new interim managing director, Nicole Glaros. Glaros has been a managing director in the startup accelerator's founding city, Boulder, Colorado. She's founded three companies, all of which...
Nicole Glaros Will Be Running TechStars NYC This Spring In Place Of David Tisch

New York Times, Evernote, Gmail, Skitch and Path apps for Google Glass revealed today at SXSW

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We’re waiting for some better videos but Google revealed some third party (and first party if you include Gmail) apps for Google Glass at SXSW today. As you can see in the demos, the companies have really thought about the apps people are going to be using on their...
New York Times, Evernote, Gmail, Skitch and Path apps for Google Glass revealed today at SXSW

Chrome 23 beta pumps up video support

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It was just about a week ago that Google released version 22 of its Chrome browser, but on Tuesday the beta version of Chrome 23 made its debut, complete with a big boost in video support. "In recent years, video has taken a central role on the web," wrote...
Chrome 23 beta pumps up video support

Google’s Project Glass: A promise for the future, but is it a future you want?

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Today at its I/O event, Google blew away the crowd and over 80,000 folks on the live stream by strapping Project Glass headsets to sky divers, who jumped from a blimp, landing on the roof of the conference center. The audience watched live, from the perspective of the jumpers. Then,...
Google’s Project Glass: A promise for the future, but is it a future you want?

Kiwi Biker Wins Right to Bicycle Naked

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Kiwi Biker Wins Right to Bicycle Naked
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?