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Apps - Instagram's latest app allows you to make time-lapse videos.
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Cool Tech - For the first time, scientists from the University of Edinburgh were able to grow a whole functional organ, a thymus, from scratch inside a living...
CROPR
#NYCTech - Ok, it’s called ‘Instagram.’ So does it make any sense that you take your shot, then it takes how much time and frustration to crop it before you share it on Instagram? With Cropr you can take your screenshot, crop it and...
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Cool Tech - We go inside the latest addition to a fleet of lighter-than-air vehicles—the most advanced blimp in the air.
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Cool Tech - Can a bracelet that charges your phone also be stylish? James Kerman, founder and CEO of QDesigns, shows Tanya Rivero how the Q Bracelet...
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#NYCTech - Ohmconnect is the platform that pays you to save on your own electricity bills.  You heard that correctly: they pay you to save money! Taking advantage of the IoT, their software is integrated with a number of smart devices already,...
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#NYCTech - "Right now, it's impossible to go viral in the Internet of Things sphere due to differing systems," said Peter Semmelhack, founder and CEO of Bug Labs at the recent Internet of Things Meetup / Gotham. The IOT is currently...
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Cool Tech - IBM has developed a microchip that simulates functions of neurons, synapses and other features of the brain to perform calculations.
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Business - As more things get connected to each other, how can businesses capitalize on the growing "Internet of Things"? PWC's chief technologist Chris Curran...
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#NYCTech -   With connected vehicles, the literal road map has changed. Sure, you want to get directions and know where the traffics jams are. But what about where you’ll find the best prices for gas? Or which roads aren’t presently...
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Big Data - The NFL is taking football player statistics to the next level. Recently, the National Football League announced that starting this season, radio-frequency identification (RFID) transmitters will be placed inside of players’...
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Cool Tech - We have already outsourced our chores to Roomba, but MIT’s Cynthia Breazeal suggests we need to hire robotic-nanny. I have 5 kids and a 90 lb. dog squeezed into a Manhattan apartment, but do I have room for another robot?  To...
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Big Data - Los Angeles is a strange juxtaposition of wealthy gated communities and crime-ridden neighborhoods. L.A. has fewer property crimes (with the exception of motor vehicle thefts) than the U.S. average, but it has higher numbers of...
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Business - Surgeons at Houston Methodist hospital are using 'Plato's CAVE' to create virtual patients using 3, 4 and even 5-D imaging. The images can be downloaded on iPads or smartphones and are being used in the operating room during surgery.
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Cool Tech - We just purchased the new Roomba 880 to attack our dog hair and kid droppings in the kitchen. Unlike other areas of the robotic space, autonomous vacuum cleaners were introduced first in the consumer home space.  While iRobot has a...
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Cool Tech - More videographers are using small drones to capture that perfect, death-defying shot – of a wedding.

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