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South Korean road wirelessly recharges OLEV buses

<b>South Korea has switched on a road which can recharge electric vehicles as they drive over it.</b><p>The project's developer says the 12km (7.5 miles) route is the first of its kind in the world.<p>It means vehicles fitted with compatible equipment do not need to stop to recharge and can also be fitted with …

Cox Cable launches personalized Contour experience with iPad app, 2TB 6 tuner DVR

Cox Cable is the latest pay-TV company to relaunch its viewing experience, putting features formerly branded as Trio and Cox TV Connect under the new Contour umbrella. Contour is the new name of its guide for TV and accompanying iPad app, all focused on creating a personalized experience for each …

LG G2 vs. Moto X vs. Samsung Galaxy S 4: Battle of the best of Android

Last week it was the Moto X(s goog). This week it’s the LG G2. Pretty soon it’ll be the Galaxy Note 3. The Android phones just keep on coming, and …

Gigaom | Patch’s new math: the painful path to profit

Advertisement<p>The dream of a business model that supports quality local news died a little more today when AOL’s(s aol) CEO, Tim Armstrong, said on an …

5 Quick, Painless Ways to Make Social Media Marketing Easy

Five years ago, businesses weren't convinced that spending time on Twitter or Facebook would help them find new customers. Now, 77 percent of B2C companies and 43 percent of B2B companies find customers on Facebook. That's a statistic that can't be ignored. And the numbers prove high across other …

Smart Tray Concept by Ryan Jongwoo Choi

We live in the world where living space becomes smaller by day. Families are getting smaller and work life trends have changed as well, thus, there …

Articles about modern australian homes part one on Dwell.com - Dwell

You've already seen our favorites in Sydney and on Australia's southern coast.<p>Babies happen. They can even happen in a modern home.<p>After untold hours in the air, and an unexpected 4AM stop in New Caladonia, I finally arrived in Melbourne, Australia, to...<p>In this series, trace the story of …

Want better government? Use cost-benefit analysis

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PODCAST: Cost-benefit, monster ad outfit

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How accurate are Apple's critics? Latest report on Apple's supply chain raises questions

July 30, 2013 | 2:57 AM<p>Embed Code<iframe src="https://www.marketplace.org/2013/07/30/world/how-accurate-are-apples-critics-latest-report-apples-supply-chain-raises-questions/popout" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="240px"></iframe><p>Copy<br>• Close<p>Embed Code<iframe …

Will drivers compromise for the BMW i3 electric car?

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20 things 30-year-olds should remember

July 30, 2013 | 2:39 PM<p>Perhaps you've read this Forbes article, "20 Things 20-Year-Olds Don't Get," which is full of well-intentioned advice from a 34-year-old. There's some good stuff in there that 20-somethings, like myself, would be wise to follow. Things like, "Time is not a limitless …

A Pillow Where Your Beloved iPhone Can Rest Its Weary Head

Sometimes your iPhone just needs a break. After a long day of use, music and video streaming, and roaming in the subway, it would like nothing more than to rest its weary self. Snarkitecture, the Brooklyn-based design studio, has produced a distinguished cushion for just that purpose.<p>Pillow is a …

Upside-Down Shower: Ground-Up Design for Decks & Yards

For in-house and off-grid use alike, a traditional top-down shower still probably makes the most sense – in the first case, there is no reason not …