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Inside the secret robot lab that's shaking up science

Inside a nondescript office park in Silicon Valley, a robotic arm is running a test. With rapid, precise movements, the arm pipettes colored liquids into wells on a tray. Within a few minutes its work is done: the arm has pipetted the logo for Transcriptic, a fast-growing, Google Ventures-backed …

Get Ready For The Robot Smog

A professor of robotics discusses the "robot smog" that could pollute cities of the future.<p>Ah, the good old days when your microwave stayed put where you left it. Introducing autonomous robots into everyday life is not going to be a smooth leap into a more-convenient future—it will be loud, …

Robots: What’s Google up to?

Google is Buying Robot Companies?<p>Google has quietly made several robotics acquisitions this year. Most recently they purchased Boston Dynamics, maker of the well known BigDog and other highly mobile robots.<p>The Internet is abuzz with conjecture about what Andy Rubin, who is heading up Big G’s …

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10 Awesome Robots You Can Buy Today (Without Risking Bankruptcy)

Robots have become quite personal over the years. In the 1950’s, we envisioned a future with big, bulky robots, but what has happened is quite the …

“Island House" in Breukelen, The Netherlands designed by2by4-architects

“Island House" in <b>Breukelen, The Netherlands</b> designed by2by4-architects.<p>Contributed by Pablo Manitta.

Conto termico, al via il Portaltermico per Pa

Il <b>Gse</b> comunica che a partire da ieri, 17 giugno 2013, è possibile presentare le richieste di prenotazione degli incentivi per il Conto termico, come …

GoPro HERO3+ Black Edition Adventure Camera (Discontinued by Manufacturer)

This fits your .<p>to make sure this fits.<p>20% smaller and lighter housing (waterproof to 131'/40m)<p>33% improved image sharpness and reduced …

KitchenAid KSM150PSWH Artisan Series 5-Qt. Stand Mixer with Pouring Shield - White

PolyScience CREATIVE Series Sous Vide Immersion Circulator

This fits your .<p>by entering your model number.<p>Take the technique of master chefs home! Sous Vide is a cooking technique widely-popular in restaurant …

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The Top 10 Workplace Trends For 2014

Earlier this week, I gave you my top trends for 2013 and now it’s time to look ahead to 2014. The economy is showing no signs of getting better and now with Obamacare next year, there are going to be some major changes. 2014 will be a slow period, where a lot of major workplace issues will surface …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best of GQ<p>What Artur Samarin pulled off at a school in small-town Pennsylvania is one of the boldest hoaxes of our time.<p>By Daniel Riley1 day agoView …

Forrester: Top Technology Trends for 2014 And Beyond

This month, Forrester released its list of top technology trends for the three year time horizon. The author of the report, Forrester Analyst Brian Hopkins makes the point that now that consumers and employees have continuous connectivity and an endless supply of apps, the CIO must drive the …

The 3 Biggest Kitchen Trends Of 2014 Might Surprise You (PHOTOS)

Kitchen upgrades topped homeowners' list of renovation projects in 2013, and the trend doesn't seem to be slowing, according to a new report released by real estate website Zillow earlier this month that names the big kitchen trends of 2014.<p>Like the insight we got from our friends over at Houzz on …

The Best New-Car Engines For 2014

There’s a (not so) quiet revolution going on under the hoods of today’s cars, trucks and crossovers if the latest list of best engines compiled by the experts at WardsAuto is any indication. Turbocharged, supercharged and diesel engines – and even one electric motor – dominate the 20th annual 10 …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Hair<p>Without buzzing it all off or, god forbid, combing it over.<p>By Adam Hurly1 day agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>It’s time to justify that Prime …

9 Awesome To-Do List Apps for 2014

As a former event planner, I know the importance of to-do apps. I’ve given a close look to the most promising options out there and compiled my favorites in this article. Whether you are a solo entrepreneur, “household manager,” corporate employee, or freelancer, these are some of the best to-do …

Tech Trend for 2014: The Risk in BYOD Offices

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>This story appears in the December 2013 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>Tech<p>It's enough to make a company lose its app-etite. From January to July of this year, 718,000 malicious and high-risk apps were distributed on the …

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Shopify Predicts Three Major Retail Shifts in 2014

A revolution is playing out in the retail industry and small businesses have the upper hand, according to one industry insider.<p>According to Shopify Chief Platform Officer Harley Finkelstein, the future of retail belongs to the entrepreneur and the creator, rather than the big-box stores. …

Here’s what Google Ventures has planned for 2014 (interview)

Google Ventures had a blockbuster 2013, as you’ll see shortly. But what’s really exciting is the things the firm is cooking up for 2014.<p>As we round the corner into a new year, let’s take a look at GV’s big bets and big wins for 2013 — all in a handy video clip below.<p>Some highlights: The firm made a …