Carl Llor

5 Added | 1 Magazine | 4 Likes | @CarlLlor | Keep up with Carl Llor on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Carl Llor”

Completed wants to take on LinkedIn with a Yelp-style rating model

If Black Mirror is anything to go by, rating everyone around you isn’t always a great idea, but Completed wants to make it easier to rate and rank the business professionals around you. It’s kind of like Yelp, but instead of rating companies, you’re rating the people within the businesses. The San …

Black Mirror

An ultrasonic dryer may soon take over your laundry room

The ultrasonic dryer prototype uses high frequency vibration to dry your laundry quickly and with less energy.<p>Modern home clothes dryers are convenient but often take way too long to do their job. New ultrasonic dryer technology dreamed up by scientists at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory could …

U.S. Dept. of Energy

This $30,000 robot will make you a salad

Sally doesn't clean, chop or toss vegetables. The new salad robot making its debut in San Francisco this month is more like a salad vending machine: Press a few buttons on a touchscreen and it drops neat portions of refrigerated ingredients into a bowl.<p>But Sally the Salad Robot could be the latest …

Silicon Valley

Is This The Future Of Chess?

GM Emil Sutovsky recently posted some shocking news on his Facebook page: a computer program, Ponanza, beat the best shogi player in the world. Not …

Artificial Intelligence