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Cool Tech - An estimated 3 trillion dollars worth of private sector business is driven by the weather, and thanks to climate change, the traditional four-season model is not a reliable predictor of sales. The good news is big data can forecast...
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#NYCTech - This is New York, where it’s all about connections, and it’s starting to show: New York is becoming a center for connected devices, which has fallen into a category that’s currently being referred to as the Internet of...
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Cool Tech - If you’ve $337,000 to spend on a car, and you’ve been debating between a racecar and a bespoke luxury coupe, save yourself the anguish and get yourself the Bentley Continental GT3-R. Here's an inside look.  We had a good week...
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Cool Tech - The world of 3D virtual reality is now cheaper with Altergaze, a 3D printed headset which connects to smartphones. Jenny Marc tries one on. Video...
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Cool Tech - The Array of Things project in Chicago is installing hundreds of sensors across the city, in hopes of providing a new breed of data-fueled urban planning.
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Big Data - New academic projects aim to bring big data to the public sphere by deploying vast sensor networks in cities. Video not showing up? Click here
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#NYCTech - Seriously. Weloop are smart glasses that allow you to live stream - and share - with just the press of a button and a smart phone. The Weloop hardware itself is a simple pair of glasses with a camera and wifi chip to enable you to...
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Cool Tech - Are we ready for phone-controlled electronic deadbolts? Geoffrey A. Fowler and Wilson Rothman discuss the latest crop of “smart” home locks.
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#NYCTech - What if your grocery bag could help you make smarter food and ingredient choices while you’re doing your online shopping? Pretty smart, eh? BagIQ instantly syncs user purchases made at 100+ grocery chains, including Walmart,...
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Business - Augmented reality brings virtual monsters and heroes to life on city streets, even your own backyard. But A-R is moving beyond games as businesses are finding practical uses to solve real problems.
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Cool Tech - One startup believes it's cracked the code on fake meat that looks like meat, bleeds like meat, and even sizzles on the grill. Evelyn Rusli stops by...
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Cool Tech - iRobot's Tim Trainer joins digits to explain how the company's new Android-based multi-robot tablet controller improves ease of use for defense forces and first responders.
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Cool Tech - When Judah Schiller goes for a bike ride, he might pedal alongside dolphins instead of trees. Perched on a frame that floats on 11-foot inflatable pontoons, he's seen a group of sea lions poke their heads out of water, inquisitive...
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Cool Tech - A NASA-backed study is exploring an innovative way to bring humans to Mars: Putting the spaceship crew in a deep sleep while they travel to the Red...
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Cool Tech - The U.S. Navy is testing out a cutting-edge way of manufacturing clothes: welding them together with ultrasonic sound waves. The process promises garments that weigh at least 40 percent less.
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Cool Tech - Shuji Nakamura, one of three Nobel Prize winners in Physics this year, spoke to reporters Tuesday and displayed his winning invention of efficient blue light-emitting diodes (LED). He hopes LED lights well help reduce global warming.

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