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littleBits raises $3.65M to become the Legos of a new era

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A bunch of hot new startups want to teach people how to build software, but littleBits wants people to get even more hands on with technology – by letting them have the chance to build hardware. Launched last September, the New York-based startup has developed a system of tiny, electronic...
littleBits raises $3.65M to become the Legos of a new era
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Google Founder Sergey Brin Is The Landlord For These Ex-Military Techies Working To Save Soldiers' Lives (GOOG)

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Google cofounder Sergey Brin has been buying up property in Los Altos, Calif., a small Silicon Valley town near where he lives. He's charging below-market rent with the goal of trying to keep the right mix of businesses downtown, like toy stores for kids. But Brin is up to more...
Google Founder Sergey Brin Is The Landlord For These Ex-Military Techies Working To Save Soldiers' Lives (GOOG)

When Kinect-Style Interactivity Was New and Thrilling—and So '90s!

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Today, we are living the dream of the nineties -- at least when it comes to technology. The virtual realities we imagined are now available in toy stores. Microsoft's $150 Kinect, a depth and motion-sensing camera originally designed for video games, has become a ubiquitous hackable interface for countless...
When Kinect-Style Interactivity Was New and Thrilling—and So '90s!

8 Companies That Have Deliberately Copied The Apple Store (AAPL)

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Apple's most copied innovation may not be the iPad or the iPhone, so much as its retail stores. There are certain obvious trademarks of an Apple Store like the Genius Bar and the glass facade. But that's only a small part of what makes an Apple Store unique - or...
8 Companies That Have Deliberately Copied The Apple Store (AAPL)

Angry Birds Migrates to Facebook and Toy Stores

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Angry Birds, the popular mobile game that challenges players to fling birds at elaborate structures, has migrated to Facebook. Its maker is adding features that are important to its business plans, like coupons for game "power-ups" that accompany stuffed toys....
Angry Birds Migrates to Facebook and Toy Stores
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