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Astronomers Get First Glimpse of Cosmic Web

Changing Planet<p>Computer simulations suggest that matter in the universe is distributed in a “cosmic web” of filaments, as seen in the image above from a large-scale dark-matter simulation. The inset is a zoomed-in, high-resolution image of a smaller part of the cosmic web, 10 million light-years …

Snapchat, Hedge Funds, and the Future of Investing in Startups

Where there’s money to be made, you’ll find investors…ok, hedge funds.<p>Leena Rao’s TechCrunch article yesterday on the return of hedge funds to startup investing identifies a trend that we all felt was happening but didn’t necessarily have the high-profile example to jog us. When Snapchat, the hot …

Drone sites may trigger windfall

The drone industry is hoping for a windfall after the Federal Aviation Administration announced six U.S. test sites for unmanned aircraft on Monday.<p>The site selection is an important step toward tapping into the economic and job creation potential of drones over U.S. soil, said the leader of the …

In 2014, Every Business Will Be Disrupted By Open Technology

The most salient aspect of technology is its power to disrupt. The important innovations are the ones that change our world so profoundly that the previous order becomes not only untenable, but unthinkable.<p>Yet the true impact begins not with invention, but adoption. That’s when the second and …

Agriculture the most promising market for drones

Idaho farmer Robert Blair isn't waiting around for federal aviation officials to work out rules for drones. He and a friend built their own, outfitting it with cameras and using it to monitor his 1,500 acres.<p>Under 10 pounds and 5 feet long nose to tail, the aircraft is the size of a turkey and …

Macklemore is being used to paint the rest of hip-hop as 'uncivil'

Probably the least surprising aspect of the Grammy nominations announcement was the fact that rapper Macklemore is well on his way to a huge night at America's biggest music awards show. It's been clear for months that Macklemore was headed towards the Grammys – he and producer/collaborator Ryan …

Silicon Valley Is Living Inside A Bubble Of Tone-Deaf Arrogance

The difference is in other cosmopolitan cities, the lower part of society keep to themselves. They sell small trinkets, beg coyly, stay quiet, and generally stay out of your way. They realize it's a privilege to be in the civilized part of town and view themselves as guests. And that's okay.<p>It's …

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How Amazon’s Drone Plans Could Work, According to An Expert

Two and a half years ago, An­dreas Rap­to­poulos foun­ded Mat­ter­net, a com­pany de­voted to cre­at­ing a net­work of drones that could de­liv­er …

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50 Best Albums of 2013

The past 12 months had more great music going on than any year in recent memory. Some of the most innovative artists of the last decade — Kanye West, …

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