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3 more startups to watch from Y Combinator's demo day: evening edition

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Y Combinator’s summer startup class pitched to investors and the media Tuesday at the famed incubator’s demo day in Mountain View, Calif., with everyone hoping to nab big investments and become the next Dropbox or AirBnB. I picked my five favorite startups from the morning pitches, which saw the majority...
3 more startups to watch from Y Combinator's demo day: evening edition
Tony Hsieh's Downtown Vegas Project Just Bought 100 Teslas

Urban Outfitters - Free Shipping on Orders Over $75 (excludes bikes) using coupon code SHIPHAPPENS

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Urban Outfitters - Free Shipping on Orders Over $75 (excludes bikes) using coupon code SHIPHAPPENS

Hey Bike Owners: Splinster Can Make You Up To $100 A Week

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It’s been about a month and a half since peer-to-peer bike rental service Spinlister launched in San Francisco and New York. Since then, the New York-based startup has been busy trying to attract bike owners to list their bikes and improve its inventory, while also trying to improve the overall...
Hey Bike Owners: Splinster Can Make You Up To $100 A Week

Silicon Valley's Top Engineers Can Answer These 7 Ridiculous Riddles (GOOG, AMZN, FB, ADBE, MSFT)

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Some of the top technology firms in Silicon Valley -- Google, Apple, Facebook and others -- have very strenuous hiring processes. Often times, that requires asking very weird brain teasers to test the logical abilities of each prospective engineer. We've gathered a new group of these questions (and answers) from MyCareerStacks,...
Silicon Valley's Top Engineers Can Answer These 7 Ridiculous Riddles (GOOG, AMZN, FB, ADBE, MSFT)

Urban Outfitters - Free Shipping on Orders Over $75 (excludes bikes) using coupon code SHIPIT

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Urban Outfitters - Free Shipping on Orders Over $75 (excludes bikes) using coupon code SHIPIT

Bike, hike, run: 3 apps to take with you outdoors [video]

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Now that it’s (technically) spring, you’re probably ready to get outside and soak up some vitamin D — I know I am. The iOS App Store is filled with sports and activity apps, but these are three I’ve been using and I recommend: Spotcycle, AllTrails and WalkTracker Pro. If you’re...
Bike, hike, run: 3 apps to take with you outdoors [video]

Apple planning to build private off-campus restaurant to stop competitors from overhearing staff conversations

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Apple has had a planning request approved for a new off-campus restaurant by the Cupertino Planning Commission, providing employees with a place to eat and discuss company plans and product development without fear of Apple’s competitors overhearing conversations. The new 21,468-square-foot cafeteria, which was approved at a meeting on Tuesday, is...
Apple planning to build private off-campus restaurant to stop competitors from overhearing staff conversations

The Bicymple Disrupts The Traditional Bike Design And I Like It

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Fixie riders are a special breed, to be sure, and very excitable. But what would happen if you took away their gearless chain systems and just slapped some pedals on their rear wheels? Blam. Heads exploding all throughout Williamsburg is what. The Bicymple aims to by creating one of...
The Bicymple Disrupts The Traditional Bike Design And I Like It
The 99 cent smartphone game sending bikes to Africa

Inhabitat's Week in Green: P1 hybrid supercar, asteroid attack lasers and mosquito inoculators

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Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green. Coffee is what fuels us in the morning -- but it turns out that a cup of Joe can do much more than perk...
Inhabitat's Week in Green: P1 hybrid supercar, asteroid attack lasers and mosquito inoculators

iPod Creator Tony Fadell: Here's How You Build And Ship World-Class Products

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The guy who created the iPod, Tony Fadell, is currently working on remaking the thermostat at his startup, Nest Labs. Fadell recently spoke at Behance's 99% conference on creativity in New York City. He shared some insights on how to prototype, get big projects approved, and when to ignore the...
iPod Creator Tony Fadell: Here's How You Build And Ship World-Class Products

Toyota i-Road EV concept leans like a motorcycle, won't soak you or your wallet

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Automakers love to trot out urban-only EV cars, if sometimes only in their dreams, but there's invariably gotchas: think disproportionately large turning circles and a lack of basic protection from the elements. Toyota's new i-Road concept may not be destined for production, but it at least pays more than...
Toyota i-Road EV concept leans like a motorcycle, won't soak you or your wallet

Normally, Bikes With More Wheels Are Safer

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Normally, Bikes With More Wheels Are Safer

Google uses computer vision and machine learning to index your photos

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Tags are so 2008. Google doesn't want you to waste time tagging your photos, except for the people in them. The web giant wants to be able to recognize more abstract concepts like "sunset" or "beach" automatically and attach that metadata without further input. In yet another post I/O...
Google uses computer vision and machine learning to index your photos

Video: Silicon Valley's Lust for High-End Bikes

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Fancy bikes are among the status symbols favored by those in Silicon Valley who like the signs of their wealth to be a little more subtle than, say, a red sports car. And sellers of such bikes are among the many enterprises here that are cashing in on Silicon Valley's...
Video: Silicon Valley's Lust for High-End Bikes

Quora: We’re Not Just About Tech Content, You Know?

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About a year ago, while researching Quora for one of my speaking commitments, I typed “bikes” into its search box to see if there was even a single question-answer combo about such a non-tech / non-web topic. I was pleasantly surprised by the results. Quora had a reputation as being......
Quora: We’re Not Just About Tech Content, You Know?

Metaphors I like with bikes and elements

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Metaphors I like with bikes and elements

Shedding Bikes: Programming Culture And Philosophy

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Shedding Bikes: Programming Culture And Philosophy
Live Apple Bicycle Photographed in Natural Habitat

Biking directions added to Google Maps

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Whenever I meet someone who finds out that I work on the directions team for Google Maps, the first question I'm asked is often "So when's Google Maps going to add biking directions?" We're big biking fans too, so we've been itching to give you a concrete answer. I don't...
Biking directions added to Google Maps

Google updates its campus GBikes, will provide 1,000 for employees at its headquarters

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Google has refreshed the look and model of its two-year old campus bicycles — otherwise known as GBikes — demonstrating a new design that was sourced from staffers at its Mountain View headquarters. Last autumn, Google launched a competition calling for employees to help replace its aging bikes, pushing the...
Google updates its campus GBikes, will provide 1,000 for employees at its headquarters

Recce app turns London into a charming toy town to show what's around you

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Recce is a new app for finding the things around you in London. There are many applications that offer mapping and pins for local restaurants and landmarks, but this one is so cute, it’s definitely worth a mention. What makes Recce appealing is the detail that has been added to...
Recce app turns London into a charming toy town to show what's around you
Indie Bike Sharing Service Spinlister Raises $225K with $220K More on the Way

Nikon D800 short lets you experience miracle of birth, motorcycles

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Few experiences in life can match the miracle of birth, but sweet bikes and D-SLRs are probably right up there, right? Now you can experience all three in a six minute film. There are no doubt some good takeaways from "Joy Ride," which was shot using the newly announced...
Nikon D800 short lets you experience miracle of birth, motorcycles

Zero Motorcycles reveals its 2013 models: Zero X dropped, FX drafted in

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The failing weather reminds us we're fast approaching the end of another year, but Zero Motorcycles wants to brighten our day with the announcement of its 2013 all-electric line-up. Immediately noticeable are the harder lines and healthy dose of matt black on the frames of the Zero S, DS,...
Zero Motorcycles reveals its 2013 models: Zero X dropped, FX drafted in
Get social and eco-friendly this Earth Day (infographic)

There Is Already a Craigslist Missed Connection Post for a Citi Bike Rider

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The new Eastern Bloc. The much-ballyhooed Citi Bike sharing program launched yesterday and we already have our first romantic encounter! A post on Craigslist’s men seeking men Missed Connections section described a scene ripe out of a terrible gay indie movie. The man in question said he spotted another dude looking...
There Is Already a Craigslist Missed Connection Post for a Citi Bike Rider
FoundersCard gets a site refresh, adds new deals

Star Wars Xbox 360 bundle and Kinect game launching April 3rd

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Microsoft's limited edition Star Wars Xbox 360 console and Kinect will launch on April 3rd, alongside Kinect Star Wars in a special bundle. Microsoft had originally planned to introduce the game and console in November of last year for the holiday season, but both were delayed for unspecified reasons....
Star Wars Xbox 360 bundle and Kinect game launching April 3rd
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