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Taking A Spin On Bolt, The Tesla Of Electric Motorbikes

Bolt is a San Francisco-based startup that makes electric motorbikes. The bikes are handmade in a small garage on the edge of town and come with the same type of lithium-ion batteries used in Teslas.<p>Co-founder Nathan Jauvtis grew up riding and assembling motorcycles and bikes, but he really liked …

How to successfully localize your app for other countries

For many app marketers, localizing an app to fit new markets simply means translating it into different languages. Entrepreneurs then sit, and wait, hoping this will instantly turn their app into an overnight success. But in order for an app to successfully penetrate a foreign market, there’s a …

Audi just invented fuel made from CO2 and water

This article is published in partnership with Time.com. The original version can be found here.<p>By Kevin McSpadden @KevinMcspadden<p>An Audi research …

EmoSpark AI console wants to be your robot companion

A crowdfunding darling, the EmoSpark AI console raised $179,090 in just two months, from eager backers won over by its simple promise -- an artificial intelligence that lives in your house and does its level best to make you happy. We've been hands-on with the EmoSpark, and while it's still feeling …

Artificial Intelligence

12 Ways to Optimize Your Time Like a Pro

<i>Matthew Capala is an Internet entrepreneur, SEO strategist, speaker, and author. He is the founder of Alphametic, an organic growth accelerator, and SearchDecoder. Mathew is an Adj. Professor at NYU, and is the author of Amazon-bestselling book, “SEO Like I’m 5</i>.”<p>Every entrepreneur I know is …

TalkTalk's unlimited everything SIM is £12 per month but laden with fine print

The UK mobile market is undergoing a serious makeover, with two huge acquisitions on the horizon and new MVNOs popping up left, right and centre. Quad-play provider TalkTalk is already known for its low-cost broadband, TV and mobile deals, but now's a more important time than most to show you can …

Mergers & Acquisitions

Lane Splitter concept car splits into two motorbikes

The idea for the unusual design came from Fast Company's Mark Wilson, and was distilled into renderings by product design firm Argodesign. Wilson …

Magzet brings magnet connections to any audio jack

One of the least exciting pieces of technology on a smartphone is the 3.5-mm audio jack. There's not a lot of room to make changes there, but Magzet …

Audiophile

Fear the Walking Dead: watch the first trailer

If you watched <i>The Walking Dead</i>‘s season 5 finale last night (fret not, there are no spoilers here), you were among the first round of people to see …

This Week in Watches: March 17, 2015

<b>It’s Magic</b><br>The Hublot Big Bang Unico Full Magic Gold lays claim to being the world’s most scratch-resistant gold watch, solving the conundrum of this …

Chronometry

Google will fly a crazy, plane-like, 84-foot wind turbine next month

Astro Teller tells the crowd at SXSW that the 28-foot versions didn't crash<p>Google plans to fly an 84-foot wind turbine next month, according to Google X's Astro Teller, who spoke at SXSW today.<p>Google's wind turbines don't look like the ones you might see along the US coastline. They're more like …

How the Apple Watch is made

<i>Greg Koenig is an industrial designer and co-founder of Luma Labs in Portland, Oregon. This post originally appeared on his blog, Atomic …

Smartwatches

How your memory rewrites your past

Your memory isn’t like a video camera. Instead, your memory plucks fragments of the present and inserts them into the past to create a story to fit …

Northwestern University

The 2-In-1 Bike Smartphone Dynamo Portable Charger with LED Flashlight

We have seen lots of powerful power banks, but as a cyclist, you may prefer a bike friendly way to charge your mobile devices. Take a look at the …

New versions of Tweetbot for iPhone, iPad and Mac are on the way

Many of us have been eagerly awaiting a new version of Tweetbot for iPad for quite a while now, as well as an updated version of Tweetbot for Mac. The wait seems like it’s drawing to a close though. Today, developer Tapbots shared some updates, giving us a roadmap for the next updates to both …

How to fix a broken headphone jack in your iPhone 5c

There are two security screws that secure the screen to the frame and they sit on each side of the dock connector. Use your <b>5-point security</b> …

Mobile Technology

Why I Walked Away From the NBA | by Larry Sanders

E<p>veryone’s come up with their own theories about why I’ve been absent since leaving the Bucks. I knew people would speculate, but the crazy thing to …

Elon Musk says Tesla will unveil a new kind of battery to power your home

The eccentric CEO said the product will be ready for production in a matter of months<p>Tesla didn't ship nearly as many cars this quarter as it had projected, but CEO Elon Musk remained upbeat during today's earnings call as he let some details slip about a brand new product. According to Musk, the …

The Science Behind How Boredom Benefits Creative Thought

Recent studies show that a little boredom in your day opens up the potential for more creative thinking.<p>Boredom gets a bad rap. Truly amazing ideas and offbeat solutions have often come from endless hours of daydreaming.<p>If space and time is what you need to make unusual connections, then why does …

Google is making fake human skin to test its cancer-detecting nanoparticles

Last October, Google announced that it was working on magnetic nanoparticles that would seek out cancer cells in the bloodstream and report back to a smart wristband. Now, if this didn't sound bizarre enough, it turns out the search giant is also using synthetic skin to develop the technology.<p>When …

Cancer Cells

Flexible implant shows promise for paralysed humans

Last year, researchers at the Ecole polytechnique federale de Lausanne, Switzerland, successfully demonstrated a system that allowed completely paralysed rats to walk again. Using a system of electrical and chemical stimulation, the rats -- whose spinal cords had been completely severed -- were …

Neurophilosophy

Apple Just Hired A 20-Year HP Veteran To Help It Sell More Products To Big Companies

Re/code reports that Solomon will focus on enterprises with big technology budgets, and may also be involved in selling the Apple Watch to Asia.<p>He was a senior VP in HP's Personal Systems Group, which includes printers and PCs.<p>Apple has been paying a lot more attention to the enterprise over the …

Salesforce

20 apps and games to download for the new year

APPS<p><b>HERE BETA</b><p><b>Android - FREE</b><p>Looking for an alternative to Google Maps on your Android device? Nokia has made its maps and satnav app available in beta form for free. It’s impressive, whether navigating on foot or by car, particularly offline when reception is low or non-existent.<p><b>PAUSE - CURATED</b> …

Apps

His Master's VoIP: Connected dog collar keeps you in touch with your pet

Not content to just track your pet? The Motorola Scout 5000 will not only show you live video of their antics, you'll even be able to talk to your dog in real time.<p>LAS VEGAS -- Want more from a pet tracker than just a GPS location? The Motorola Scout 5000 from Binatone doesn't just tell you where …

Aleph Objects' LulzBot Mini is a compact, open-source, open-design 3D printer

Aleph Objects' new $1,350 LulzBot Mini 3D Printer promises to print fast, be easy to use and support all different types of filaments.<p>LAS VEGAS -- If you're looking for compact 3D printer that's built on open-source standards, Aleph Objects has one for you.<p>The company is showing off the all-new …

Sling TV Launching Live TV Streaming Service Starting At $20 Per Month, No Cable Subscription Needed

Sling TV is best known for its set-top boxes that can beam your TV signal across the internet to other devices. The Dish subsidiary is set to embark …

In Norway, A New Model For Zero-Energy Housing

Snohetta’s carbon-neutral model home looks like it’s been tipped up for a quick vacuum underneath. Could it be replicated elsewhere?<p>The building industry is one of the world’s biggest polluters. About half of the U.K.’s carbon dioxide emissions come from the construction and operation of buildings; …

Alcatel OneTouch Smartwatch Announced At CES

The latest smartwatch to be announced at this years Consumer Electronics Show is the new Alcatel OneTouch Smartwatch.<p>The device is designed to be a …

Luxury Watchmaker Montblanc Announces ‘e-Strap’ Watchband

- Jan 2, 2015<p>With the looming release of the Apple Watch on the horizon, luxury watchmakers are looking for ways to compete against the new wearable …

Smartwatches