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The quest to reinvent bicycling →

Wheels are becoming lights and lights are becoming indestructible. When you thrown in electric-powered bikes, cycling is a hot area for new ideas.

— 5 months ago
Innovations in 5 | The Google Doodle celebrates the birthday of graphic designer Saul Bass, and another meme is emerging around Charles Ramsey. And, yes, we’ve seen the ad with two Spocks.

Innovations in 5 | The Google Doodle celebrates the birthday of graphic designer Saul Bass, and another meme is emerging around Charles Ramsey. And, yes, we’ve seen the ad with two Spocks.

— 11 months ago
The shot heard ‘round the maker world | “That the political focus seems to be on “shutting down 3D printing technology for guns” rather than “shutting down guns,” is something that should give makers pause.” - Dominic Basulto | http://wapo.st/12dN2OB

The shot heard ‘round the maker world | “That the political focus seems to be on “shutting down 3D printing technology for guns” rather than “shutting down guns,” is something that should give makers pause.” - Dominic Basulto | http://wapo.st/12dN2OB

— 11 months ago
Innovations in 5: Superpowers, super brains and supercomputers →

You have superpowers and you probably don’t realize it. Also, there’s some interesting work being done to give computers the power of the human brain.

— 11 months ago
Innovations in 5 | IBM has made the world’s smallest stop-motion film and Tim Cook will be attending the All Thing D Conference this year.

Innovations in 5 | IBM has made the world’s smallest stop-motion film and Tim Cook will be attending the All Thing D Conference this year.

— 11 months ago
"The high prices of SMS and lack of APIs drove the world away from SMS into a ludicrously fragmented world of incompatible apps—a world where the user suffers." - Rob ‘CmdrTaco’ Malda |http://wapo.st/17w2V6u

"The high prices of SMS and lack of APIs drove the world away from SMS into a ludicrously fragmented world of incompatible apps—a world where the user suffers." - Rob ‘CmdrTaco’ Malda |http://wapo.st/17w2V6u

— 11 months ago
Innovations in 5: Web’s 20th, fighting burnout, typography, conspiracy theories & the Glass “creep” factor… wapo.st/18a3WlN

Innovations in 5: Web’s 20th, fighting burnout, typography, conspiracy theories & the Glass “creep” factor… wapo.st/18a3WlN

— 11 months ago
“a human voyage to the planet is now, for the first time, within the realm of possibility, according to space advocates inside and outside government. As a result, plans for a mission around the planet, and ultimately for lengthier stays, have been sprouting like springtime flowers.” - Marc Kaufman | CONTINUE READING

“a human voyage to the planet is now, for the first time, within the realm of possibility, according to space advocates inside and outside government. As a result, plans for a mission around the planet, and ultimately for lengthier stays, have been sprouting like springtime flowers.” - Marc Kaufman | CONTINUE READING

— 11 months ago
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