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Watch A Girl Named Isabella Unpack A New 3-D Printed Arm

At this point in the 3D-printing game it should be obvious why the tech exists and why we should all own 3D printers: because they can change lives. Nowhere is that point hammered home more than in videos featuring the E-nable arms. In this latest video a girl named Isabella gets an amazing purple …

Decompress With Booze at The Clift Hotel; Eat Smokestack's Fourth of July Meats at Home

<i>UNION SQUARE—</i> The <b>Clift Hotel t</b>urned 100 this month, and it's still partying. Their new "Decompression Hour" is continuing the celebration, with a menu of snacks like mini-bacon-wrapped hot dogs and blistered shishito peppers with yuzu kosho salt and a bunch of sweet drink deals. There's also a …

This 19th Century Sea Fort Has Been Converted Into a Modern Luxury Hotel

This Victorian-era sea fort used to be No Man’s Land Fort off the coast of Southern England in the<p>This Victorian-era sea fort used to be No Man’s Land Fort off the coast of Southern England in the Solent Strait, but AmaZing Venues has completely overhauled the eerie fort and transformed it into a …

5 Things Great Leaders Do (That Most People Don’t)

There’s a reason why great leaders are where they are.As the pastor of a young church, I get to interact with a lot of young people, many of whom …

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The Hottest Restaurants in San Francisco Right Now, March 2018

Tipsters, readers, friends and family of Eater usually all have the same question: <b>Where should I eat</b> <i>right</i><i>now</i><b>?</b> Restaurant obsessives want to know what's new, what's hot, which favorite chef just launched a sophomore effort, where to sip the cocktail of the moment. And while the Eater 38 is a crucial …

Bring Down the House at These 8 San Francisco Karaoke Bars

Whether you're a regular with pipes of gold and a handful of classics or a newbie singer filled to the brim with cheap beer, there's a karaoke bar out there for you. Check out these 8 karaoke bars, ranging from intimate private rooms to totally public lounges.<p>Did we leave out your favorite place to …

29 of San Francisco's Essential Coffee Shops

Coffee shops continue to sprout up all over town—and San Franciscans are downing every last cup. There's also a serious old school crew of coffee fanatics in town, where espresso-lovers have been holding it down before "third wave" even existed. And, like the early adopters we are, San Francisco …

Introducing eatsa, The Financial District's Upcoming Quinoa Emporium

San Francisco's lunch options continue to evolve with the imminent opening of <b>eatsa</b>, a "fully-automated fast food experience" headed to the Rincon Building this summer. This will be the flagship location of the restaurant, which will offer super-fast, healthy food options to the malnourished, …

Cory Armenta IN at HECHO, With A Fresh Summer Menu and Brunch On the Way

<b>Cory Armenta</b> has taken over executive chef duties of the Castro's high-end Mexican restaurant, <b>HECHO</b>. Keeping it in the family, Armenta also oversees the menu at HECHO's sister restaurant and gay sports bar, <b>Hi Tops</b>, owned by partners <b>Dana Gleim</b> and <b>Jesse Woodward</b>. Previously, the chef cooked his way …

Inside Lord Stanley, Bringing Modern, European Style to Russian Hill

The gorgeously modern and minimalist <b>Lord Stanley</b> makes its debut tonight, showcasing the cuisine of power-chef-couple <b>Rupert</b> and <b>Carrrie Blease</b>. Designed by <b>Boor Bridges Architecture</b> (Trou Normand, Sightglass) and <b>Upcycle Builders</b>, the space is light and airy thanks to floor-to-ceiling windows, and an …

The San Francisco Brunch Heatmap: Where to Brunch NOW, March 2018

It's always the question of the week: where to brunch come the weekend? It’s an especially significant topic in San Francisco, where mimosas and eggs have become a very serious pastime, with lines at the most popular places forming early and lasting late. There are the always-beloved brunch spots …

Oakland Opening Alerts: Sequoia Diner, Chowhaus

MONTCLAIR— <b>Chowhaus</b> is now open in the small enclave of Oakland known as Montclair, serving "upscale comfort food," in a neighborhood enviroment. Opened by husband-and-wife team <b>Tracey Belock</b> and <b>Joe Schnell</b>, the cozy spot is an answer to the dearth of interesting, family friendly dining options in …

Blue Bottle's New Sansome Street Cafe Now Open, Offering Coffee and Waffles

Blue Bottle has opened its newest outpost on the corner of Sansome and Bush, as of today. This is the second opening for the company in the past month, following the unveiling of a cute and tiny kiosk-ish location around the corner from The Market on Market.<p>Luckily for denizens of the Financial …

Anish Kapoor Redecorates Versailles’ Gardens

The British-Indian artist is causing a stir at the royal château with large modern sculptures on the famed ‘tapis vert’<p>Mr. Kapoor created “Sectional Body Preparing for Monadic Singularity” (2015) especially for the exhibition, which runs from June 9-Nov. 1. Visitors can walk inside the …

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Metal 3D Printing Startup MatterFab Raises $5.75 Million From GE Ventures

MatterFab wants to change the way metal 3D printing is done by making the process more scalable and affordable. It’s raised $5.75 million in funding to continue to refine its 3D printing technology and get its printers onto the production lines of industrial manufacturers.<p>The MatterFab 3D printer …

Chinese E-Commerce Giant JD Leads $70M Round In Online Produce Retailer FruitDay

Chinese e-commerce site and Alibaba rival JD.com is putting its money into fresh fruit and vegetables after it led a $70 million Series C round in FruitDay, a company that sells fresh produce across China.<p>The investment in six-year-old FruitDay, which claims to be China’s largest online produce …

Another Swiss Watch Company Jumps On The Activity Tracker Train

Mondaine is a Swiss watch company with a solid pedigree. Their clever watch design is based on the Swiss railways clocks created by a designer named Hans Hilfiker in 1944. It is eminently readable and was a whimsical collector’s favorite for years. Now, however, they’ve decided to add a little bit …

Make Games On Your iPhone With Playr

Aside from the money-making behemoths like Candy Crush Saga, one of the most interesting trends in mobile gaming is the rise of flash-in-the-pan viral hits like Flappy Bird and Timberman. These games takes seconds to learn, days to master, are free or cost a few bucks each, and are basically …

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Everywear Games Is A New Finnish Startup Building Games For Apple Watch

Supercell and Angry Birds maker Rovio may grab most of the gaming headlines in Finland, but beyond those two hugely successful companies, there’s what some are calling a second boom in the country’s games industry. So when a new Finnish games studio founded by industry ‘veterans’ launches, it’s …

Fradio’s New App Lets Anyone Be A DJ, Broadcast Live Radio To Friends And Fans

A new application called Fradio is officially launching today, offering a service that allows anyone to become a DJ, broadcasting their favorite tracks to their friends or fans, and even talking over the tunes with a push of a button in order to engage their audience. The app, which is backed by …

Facebook Introduces Free Friend-To-Friend Payments Through Messages

When you chat with friends about settling debts or splitting the bill, Facebook doesn’t want you to have to open another app like PayPal or Venmo to send them money. So today it unveiled a new payments feature for Facebook Messenger that lets you connect your Visa or Mastercard debit card and tap a …

The Age Of Interruption Overload

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> <i>Ami Ben David is the CEO and co-founder of TL;DR Email, a simpler, faster email client for iPhone and Apple Watch.</i><p>Every time I think our way of life couldn’t change any faster, reality proves me wrong. Compare our lives today to just five years ago, and it’s a completely different …

11 Public Tech Companies Worth Less Than Uber

Uber is hardly a startup, occupying instead the odd space between public and private where it can command nearly any amount of private capital to its accounts, at valuations that might make a post-IPO tech company blush.<p><i>[Update: In the wake of Uber’s new valuation, and the broad tech selloff, this</i> …

Product TV Is A Video-Centric Mobile App For Finding Cool New Products

One of the main things we try to do at TechCrunch is highlight new gadgets, apps, and other products that you might want to check out. We’re hardly the only site with that aim, but the success of Product Hunt (which recently won our Crunchie Award for Best New Startup) suggests that there’s an …

People now spend most of their digital time on mobile apps

The app world has taken over the great digital attention span, with the U.S. population now spending 52 percent of its “digital time” on mobile apps, according to a Comscore report. Crossing the 50 percent threshold is a pretty important milestone.<p>The Comscore report is filled with data that …

Ticketmaster Competitor Ticketfly Announces Acquisition of WillCall App

Online ticketing agency Ticketfly announced today it has acquired WillCall, a concert discovery, ticketing and in-venue commerce application for iOS and Android. The two companies operate in the same industry, and combining will help Ticketfly continue to gain ground against larger competition like …

Amazon is now aggressively going after Google’s core business

Amazon and Google, having evolved well beyond their respective beginnings as on online bookstore and a web search engine, are now expanding in ways that bring them closer to becoming direct competitors.<p>The latest: Amazon is spending $970 million to buy Twitch, a live-streaming site for videogame …

Dating App Coffee Meets Bagel Ditches Twilio With New IM Features

When I wrote about the Coffee Meets Bagel dating service more than two years ago, I hoped (but didn’t quite believe) that it would last this long. Yet, here we are.<p>The company has received $2.8 million in funding and is today launching the biggest update yet to the app.<p>Coffee Meets Bagel takes a …

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