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iCRAFT robotic feeding arm (eyes-on)

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We're back for another day of exploring the Northeastern University labs. We checked out a handful of projects yesterday, including the HyCycle, a runner-up in the school's Capstone award. Today we checked out the winner: iCRAFT -- that's short for eye-Controlled Robotic Arm Feeding Technology. The project was developed...
iCRAFT robotic feeding arm (eyes-on)

Is it possible to create a self-filling water bottle?

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Rumors have been circulating that a new startup, NBDnano, is coming to market with a water bottle that can fill itself. While theoretically possible, there are still a few hurdles to be cleared before their process is practical. As usual, the devil is in the details....
Is it possible to create a self-filling water bottle?

Here's how you can help me using Kickstarter

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Who says Kickstarter should only be for those looking to fund a new app? Eva is out to upgrade and streamline her life - and here's how you can help...I am largely still. I sit, a lot. Also: I eat when I'm not hungry, I drink significantly less water than is...
Here's how you can help me using Kickstarter
3M's 84-inch touchscreen table is great for people with eight hands (video)
Gift Guide: Pelican ProGear U145 Urban Tablet Backpack

Twitter gives us a glimpse under the hood of its NASCAR partnership

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Even if you’re not a fan of NASCAR, you know that the partnership it announced with Twitter last month is pretty interesting. The professional driving league became the first pro sports partnership for Twitter, and is probably going to serve as the guinea pig for future partnerships. In a blog...
Twitter gives us a glimpse under the hood of its NASCAR partnership

Inspired by a beetle that draws water from the air, scientist creates self-filling water bottle

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The Namib Desert beetle lives in an area that only gets half an inch of rainfall per year, and so it draws 12 percent of its weight in water from the air to quench its thirst. NBD Nano co-founder Deckard Sorensen was inspired by the beetle to the point that...
Inspired by a beetle that draws water from the air, scientist creates self-filling water bottle

Sen. Marco Rubio's Winning Twitter Response To His Awkward #Waterbreak Meme

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Winning. RT @marcorubio: #GOPResponse #SOTU #gop #tcot http://t.co/vdjPX7IR— Andrew Kaczynski (@BuzzFeedAndrew) February 13, 2013 Up-and-coming Republican Senator, Marco Rubio, was facing the onslaught of a full-fledged Twitter meme, after he awkwardly took a sip of water during his State of the Union response. During the time-honored opposition rebuttal to the...
Sen. Marco Rubio's Winning Twitter Response To His Awkward #Waterbreak Meme

ScottEVest Releases The Transforming Transformer Jacket

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How often has this happened to you: you’re trapped in a Wampa cave on Hoth and your sleeve is trapped under a fallen icicle and you can’t reach your light saber. The only way out is to pull your sleeve off quickly. But if you unzip your sleeve, you’ll...
ScottEVest Releases The Transforming Transformer Jacket

Why did this chick just let a dog drink from a water bottle, and then drink from that same bottle herself? #FOUL

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Why did this chick just let a dog drink from a water bottle, and then drink from that same bottle herself? #FOUL

Schoolgirl tries science experiment, arrested for felony

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A teenage girl puts two household chemicals in a water bottle at school to see what might happen. There is a small explosion. No one is hurt. She is expelled and charged with weapons possession. [Read more]...
Schoolgirl tries science experiment, arrested for felony

If You’re Going to Buy a Warranty, Shop Around

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This post is from GRS staff writer April Dykman. I’m writing this post on my brand new MacBook, which I just purchased yesterday. I can honestly say I’ve never been less excited to buy a computer. The reason for my ambivalence is that I already bought this laptop four months...
If You’re Going to Buy a Warranty, Shop Around
Booting Up: Now Bloomberg LP Has Its Own Venture Capital Fund, Too

Building a better bladder for an H20-thirsty world

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How do you design a water bottle for the apocalypse? For an art show, one design firm skipped the bottle and made artificial organs that help humans use water more efficiently. [Read more]...
Building a better bladder for an H20-thirsty world

Jabra's $200 Solemate portable Bluetooth speaker wants to kick the Jambox aside

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If you looked at the photo above thinking Dr. Martens got into the portable speaker game, you're not so far off. Jabra's taken its Bluetooth headset know-how and blended it with a footwear-inspired design to create its first portable speaker, the $200 Solemate. At first glance the shoe theme...
Jabra's $200 Solemate portable Bluetooth speaker wants to kick the Jambox aside

Bug inspires self-filling bottle

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A US start-up aims to mimic a desert beetle to create a self-filling water bottle capable of drawing moisture from the air....
Bug inspires self-filling bottle

Check your water bottle - over one million spouts being recalled: http://bit.ly/akEFoh [@KING5Seattle]

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Check your water bottle - over one million spouts being recalled: http://bit.ly/akEFoh [@KING5Seattle]
Jomi's Smart Water Bottle Sleeve-Plus-App Wants To Track & Chart Your Liquid Intake To Make You Drink More

Indiegogo's Danae Ringelmann in Berlin - crowdfunding, building "a goddamn Tesla museum" and what to do with $15 million

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Indiegogo co-founder Danae Ringelmann is in Berlin this week for Campus Party Europe and to help kick off the crowdfunding platform’s “deep launch” in Germany.  It’s pack-in day at Campus Party Europe, and Indiegogo co-founder Danae Ringelmann arrives with a smile, slightly late, sunglasses on head and water bottle in hand....
Indiegogo's Danae Ringelmann in Berlin - crowdfunding, building "a goddamn Tesla museum" and what to do with $15 million

On Writing from the Boonies

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In Upstate New York, it’s easier to find a drug dealer than it is a decent Internet connection. This is the region that has decided to make a name for itself, growing grapes and outsourcing any labor-intensive work to the Amish, while the rest of us attempt to find something, anything to...
On Writing from the Boonies
City Check-In Rewards Just Keep Getting Better

Instacane is Back and Telling the Story of Hurricane Sandy in Sepia

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Instacane, a website that aggregates images posted to Instagram with hashtags related to Hurricane Sandy, is back up and running. Created last year by New York Times R&D software architect Peter Ng and now-Facebook engineer Chris Ackermann to chronicle the images published of Hurricane Irene, it’s now full of images from...
Instacane is Back and Telling the Story of Hurricane Sandy in Sepia

The Bobby McFerrin Plan for Creating A More Remarkable Business

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I just returned from a Bobby McFerrin concert, and now I know how to run my new business. No, this post isn’t about “Don’t Worry, Be Happy.” Bobby McFerrin is much more than that. You see, I’m a little nervous. For 23 years, I’ve made my income the same...
The Bobby McFerrin Plan for Creating A More Remarkable Business

Portable UV-C bottle lights the way to clean water

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The CamelBak All Clear is a portable water bottle that uses UV-C light to disinfect. The water bottle is designed to last for years....
Portable UV-C bottle lights the way to clean water
Paul Allen's fund backs natural gas to chemicals tech

Seattle design firm kicks off 999Bottles Kickstarter campaign

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Consider it a kind of milestone: the iPhone is so ubiquitous, it becomes an accessory for a water bottle. That, in essence, is the idea behind 999Bottles, a project of Seattle-based tech product design firm Artefact. Artefact this week is launching a Kickstarter campaign to raise (a seemingly appropriate) $99,999 for...
Seattle design firm kicks off 999Bottles Kickstarter campaign

Slackberry

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Yesterday, sort of on a whim, I decided to buy the brand new Blackberry Q1O on T-Mobile. I’ll write more about the decision later once I’ve had chance to play around the device a bit more, although I’m not sure I have much interesting to say on that front that...
Slackberry
Get social and eco-friendly this Earth Day (infographic)

TSA Declares Themselves Fashion & Funny Police

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While we were just discussing an accusation against the TSA for racial profiling (GASP!), did you know that they were also the official state-sponsored fashion and humor police? I mean, who couldn't see these guys adjudicating your local fashion show? TSA uniforms: like Michael Jackson, but creepier Image Source. CC...
TSA Declares Themselves Fashion & Funny Police

Here's Poland Spring's Official Facebook Response To Marco Rubio's Awkward Water Guzzling

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Poland Spring got the biggest surprise product placement the water company could hope for when Sen. Marco Rubio awkwardly guzzled a mini bottle when he was in the middle of responding to the State of the Union. Awkward Rubio drink vine.co/v/bvEnPmub7Lr -- Jon Passantino (@passantino) February 13, 2013 "Watergate" immediately...
Here's Poland Spring's Official Facebook Response To Marco Rubio's Awkward Water Guzzling
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