Jabari Baker

9 Flips | 2 Magazines | 38 Likes | 1 Follower | @JabariBaker2015 | Keep up with Jabari Baker 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 “Jabari Baker”

On the road with George Hotz’s $1,000 self-driving car kit

Sitting in an Aria Hotel penthouse suite with views of the Las Vegas Strip and the vast Mojave Desert beyond, George Hotz was ready to bury the hatchet with Elon Musk. “I’m an Elon Musk fan,” he said. “He jerked me around, I jerked him around, we’re even.”<p>In a splashy <i>Bloomberg Business</i> feature …

Meet the wearable tablet you might use at your next job

There's no way I would wear the Rufus Cuff wrist computer. After a few minutes with this 3.2-inch Android tablet strapped to my body, my wrist started to get all sweaty. It felt bulky, weird and to be honest, not very cool. But if the massive pre-orders are any indication, there is clearly a market …

Wearable Tech

How Tesla Is Rolling Out Self-Driving Cars

Eighteen months ago, Tesla Motors embarked on an initiative that would sow the seeds for its self-driving car project.<p>The Elon Musk-led automobile …

A closer look at Google’s modular phone prototype

I just sat down with Rafa Camargo and several members of his Project Ara team to learn more about the modular smartphone — because there's a lot going on with this thing. The project, which many had assumed was on its way to being Spring Cleaned by Google is instead coming out in almost the biggest …

Android Wear 2.0 sharpens Google's focus on smartwatches

Standalone apps and better iOS support are welcome, but Wear still has many challenges ahead<p>For the past two years, smartwatches have been all over the place. As the relatively new category has developed, we have seen countless ideas on what smartwatches should be and how they should work. Despite …

This is a no-fuss way to add USB ports to your wall outlets

It's super convenient to have USB ports integrated into your wall outlets — it makes charging your smartphone, tablet, fitness tracker, smartwatch, or whatever as easy as plugging it into the wall. Unfortunately, getting a USB port in your wall outlet usually involves some sort of wiring and …

These top twelve inventions could one day change the world

The European Patent Office (EPO) today announced its annual shortlist for its European Inventor Awards, which honors a range of scientists across industries. Much like last year, it’s packed with some inventions that could be truly groundbreaking.<p>The twelve finalists are grouped into four …

Engineering

The Ultimate Bourbon-Maple Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecans

<b>Ingredients</b><p>6 pounds sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into 2-inch pieces<br>• 4 cups apple cider<br>• 6 cups water<br>• 2/3 cup pure maple syrup<br>• 1 stick, plus 2 tablespoons (5 ounces) unsalted butter, plus more for the baking dish<br>• 2 tablespoons bourbon<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 cup chopped pecans<br>• Scant 1/2 teaspoon chipotle powder …

Power-cutting cord gives your device battery the perfect amount of juice

We know that keeping our smartphones and tablets plugged in over night, well past the point of a full charge, will deplete precious battery life. But who among us purposely gets up in the middle of the night to unplug?<p>The team at UsBidi assumes very few, which is why its developers believe they …

Tech Trends