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NASA rover successfully lowered to surface of Mars

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In a technological tour de force, NASA's nuclear-powered Curiosity rover was lowered to the surface of Mars by a rocket-powered flying crane late Sunday to kick off a $2.5 billion mission. [Read more]...
NASA rover successfully lowered to surface of Mars

A Bedding E-Commerce Start-Up Cuts Out the Middlemen

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Crane & Canopy, a Silicon Valley start-up, sells bedding at a discount because it cuts out the middlemen, like licensing companies, exporters and retail stores, and sells directly to customers on the Web....
A Bedding E-Commerce Start-Up Cuts Out the Middlemen

Another reason not to use corporate software: Your bosses are spying on you

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As if the dread of heading into the office on Monday and firing up some ugly, cumbersome enterprise software after a weekend of playing with an iPad weren’t bad enough, here’s another reason: Your bosses might be spying on you. They probably won’t call it spying, though. They’ll call it...
Another reason not to use corporate software: Your bosses are spying on you

Insert Coin: Cardboard Robot brings craning, plucking and learning with a dash of whimsey (video)

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In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit production. If you'd like to pitch a project, please send us a tip with "Insert Coin" as the subject line. Cardboard Robot has lowered it's crane claw boom on all the...
Insert Coin: Cardboard Robot brings craning, plucking and learning with a dash of whimsey (video)
NHK's balloon camera is cheaper than a crane and just as steady

Cargo-Bot is a deceptively simple iPad puzzle game, made on the iPad (video)

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After flinging avian creatures no longer provides a suitable outlet for your mental acumen, you may wish to graduate to a more challenging level of iPad gameplay. Might we suggest moving crates? Seriously, though, while the premise behind Cargo-Bot may seem effortless, it's actually nothing of the sort. In...
Cargo-Bot is a deceptively simple iPad puzzle game, made on the iPad (video)
Multiplo Is A Kickstarter Project For DIY Roboticists

Cardboard Robot: Recyclable robotic arm for smartphone crane shots

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Thanks to its corrugated construction, the Cardboard Robot lets you command your own industrial-size claw or film crane for a fraction of the cost of a metal arm. [Read more]...
Cardboard Robot: Recyclable robotic arm for smartphone crane shots

Online culture magazine Crane.tv launches an event series with London’s Soho House

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With Europe at its doorstep, London is a fertile ground for culture-focused new media companies like Crane.TV, which has defined its own niche in a similar space to New York City’s Thrillist, Flavorpill and Urban Daddy. Dubbed “The Economist of Culture”, Crane.tv offers its 1.5 million monthly readers daily video interviews with...
Online culture magazine Crane.tv launches an event series with London’s Soho House

Parrot's AR.Drone 2.0 gifted with optional flight recorder module and bigger battery

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Marking the first anniversary of the AR.Drone 2.0 since last CES, Parrot has announced that it'll be offering an optional GPS flight recorder module as well as a bigger battery at some point this year. The former dongle simply plugs into the flying vehicle via the USB port, and...
Parrot's AR.Drone 2.0 gifted with optional flight recorder module and bigger battery

Wieden creatives talk about Old Spice shoot

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Wieden + Kennedy creative team Craig Allen and Eric Kallman appeared on Leo Laporte's "This Week in Tech" video show to explain the story behind the Old Spice "The Man Your Man Could Smell Like" TV spot. The commercial has developed quite a following—it's gotten about 2 million YouTube...
Wieden creatives talk about Old Spice shoot

SearchCap: The Day In Search, August 31, 2012

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Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. From Search Engine Land: Search In Pics: Google Belly Dancer, Ask.com Summer Party & Android Claw Crane In this week’s Search In Pictures, here are the latest images culled... Please...
SearchCap: The Day In Search, August 31, 2012

Sand Crane (?) visiting our neighborhood. Photo courtesy @beana http://post.ly/TmOd

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Sand Crane (?) visiting our neighborhood. Photo courtesy @beana http://post.ly/TmOd

REVEALED: Here Are The Odds That You'll Win A Toy Playing The "Claw" Arcade Game

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Over on Quora, the question was asked: "How do the Claw crane 'arcade game' machines work?" The answer! Read Quote of Zach Baker's answer to Arcade Games: How do the Claw crane 'arcade game' machines work? on Quora Please follow SAI on Twitter and Facebook.Join the conversation about this story...
REVEALED: Here Are The Odds That You'll Win A Toy Playing The "Claw" Arcade Game

Search In Pics: Google Belly Dancer, Ask.com Summer Party & Android Claw Crane

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In this week’s Search In Pictures, here are the latest images culled from the web, showing what people eat at the search engine companies, how they play, who they meet, where they speak, what toys they have, and more. Floppy Disk Google Logo: Source: Google+ Ask.com Summer Party: Source:... Please...
Search In Pics: Google Belly Dancer, Ask.com Summer Party & Android Claw Crane

Robotic Cardboard Claw Project Makes Chores Less Straining (and More Fun)

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Bring more technology into your household tasks with this crane-like cardboard arm--it could also serve you some cool camera effects too....
Robotic Cardboard Claw Project Makes Chores Less Straining (and More Fun)

Sandy takes out Gawker, Huffpo other sites

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Not everyone’s data centers were ready for Hurricane Sandy. Several major media sites — Buzzfeed, Gawker, Huffington Post — took major hits early Monday evening eastern time. The problems were all attributed to massive storm, which made landfall near Atlantic City, N.J. at around 8 p.m. local time. Gawker is...
Sandy takes out Gawker, Huffpo other sites
Disrupt NY 2013 Hackathon Team Wants To Build A WebRTC-Based Pandora For Exercise

Leaked video promises Office 15 on a crane, on a train, in a boat, potentially with a goat

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What's this, then? It's purported a leaked promotional video for Office 15, the upcoming version of Microsoft's perennial favorite software suite. Not surprisingly, the animated short, which was "pulled from beta software," talks up the software's cloud functionality. "It's your Office," says the chipper voice. "It goes wherever you...
Leaked video promises Office 15 on a crane, on a train, in a boat, potentially with a goat

Heroku Chief Opens the Door to More Processes, Bigger Ecosystem, Less Amazon

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In an interview with ReadWriteWeb, the man who led the Heroku PaaS platform to prominence - and who continues to lead it as Executive Vice President of Salesforce - says that as his platform expands, it could certainly penetrate old barriers. One such barrier could be the ribbon, if...
Heroku Chief Opens the Door to More Processes, Bigger Ecosystem, Less Amazon

Intel Fights Self to Prove Whose ‘Badass’ Crane Is Biggest

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President Obama didn't want to miss seeing the largest crane on land (pictured in background). All photos courtesy Intel When President Barack Obama toured Intel’s Fab 42 construction site in Chandler, Arizona, last week, he was upbeat and excited. And why not? The weather was beautiful, the crowd receptive, and...
Intel Fights Self to Prove Whose ‘Badass’ Crane Is Biggest

Mattel casts NASA Curiosity rover die with new Hot Wheels toy

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After NASA's Curiousity attempts its tension-fraught landing on August 5th, you'll be able to get one yourself in the form of this Hot Wheels die-cast model. The 1:64 scale buggy will reproduce the gutsy rover's nuclear motor, drill, cameras and laser, while being a galaxy away from the $2.5...
Mattel casts NASA Curiosity rover die with new Hot Wheels toy

Quora Figured Out A Genius Way To Make Marketing Emails Actually Enjoyable To Read

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It's tough to make email marketing campaigns not look and feel like spam. But one startup has mastered the technique of a great email: Quora. Q&A site Quora was founded by former Facebook CTO Adam D'Angelo and Charlie Cheever. It's like Yahoo Answers but the responses come from intelligent people....
Quora Figured Out A Genius Way To Make Marketing Emails Actually Enjoyable To Read

Dominic Crane's Dreamscape Mystery

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Dominic Crane's Dreamscape Mystery
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