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This NFL Star With a $12 Million Contract Just Gave the Best Career Advice You'll Ever Read

His life is radically different. But his advice is universal.<p>Maybe you're into the NFL. Maybe you're not. That's cool; the league is facing some challenges for sure.<p>But I've come across some career advice from a pretty successful NFL star that rings as true as anything I've ever read, and I'd like …

These smart glasses automatically focus on what you’re looking at

They could become available in two to three years<p>When Carlos Mastrangelo hit his early 50s, he started suffering from a vision problem many people have as they age: he couldn’t focus up close anymore and so, his eye doctor told him, he needed to wear glasses whenever he wanted to read a book.<p>“I …

You Can Now Log in to Facebook With a Physical Key

Plug in and tap a USB dongle to log in without requesting a code via text message or email.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Why You Shouldn’t Start a Business Alone

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.com.</i><p>Starting and running a business is a big responsibility—and an even bigger headache. Between …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Japan's Softbank has agreed to buy UK chip designer ARM for more than $32 billion.</b> ARM, which was founded in 1990, employs more than 3,000 people.<p><b>2. A court has ruled that the US government cannot force Microsoft and other companies to turn over customer emails stored on servers outside the</b> …

Microsoft updates Windows Maps as Here support is set to expire

Microsoft's mobile ecosystem is in rough shape, so it didn't help when Nokia sold its Here mapping software to a German auto consortium. That group promptly pulled Windows support, leaving users with few navigation options. However, the software giant is working to improve Windows Maps, the native …

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Riding Segway's hoverboard is like skiing on LA's streets

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A new self-balancing electric scooter from Segway grows on you. Like a comfortable pair of shoes, it takes you places, but on …

A Stanford grad who raised $40 million thinks he's figured out how to get rid of Wi-Fi dead spots in your house — and it actually works

Early last year, Eero used this dream to launch a crowdfunding campaign that sold over $1 million in preorders.<p>The pitch was that Eero would use multiple devices to blanket your entire home with a smooth Wi-Fi signal that anyone could set up.<p>And after pushing back the launch from last summer, Eero …

Google plans to beam 5G internet from solar drones

Google has a new top secret project by the same team that brought us Project Loon, according to <i>The Guardian</i>. It's called Project Skybender, and it aims to deliver 5G internet from solar drones. Mountain View has reportedly begun experimenting with millimeter wave-based internet in Virgin Galactic's …

Screw Those $300 Standing Desks. This Cardboard One Is $25

Is sitting at a computer all day making you fat, but standing desks are too expensive? The Hootsuite CEO’s nifty new side project could save your spine and slim your belly. Oristand is a $25 standing desk made of cardboard. Just unfold the contraption, stick it atop your normal desk, and you can …

The great bitcoin gold rush may already be over

Venture fundraising in the bitcoin-related space has fallen sharply from the first quarter high, with big banks on Wall Street now looking to develop technology in-house rather than putting money to work in the space.<p>"Unfortunately, many banks and institutions have focused on the creation of their …

What Steve Harvey's Mistake Teaches Entrepreneurs: How To Turn Your PR Gaffes Into Wins

There are PR lessons galore in the events surrounding last Sunday’s Miss Universe gaffe, when host Steve Harvey mistakenly named Miss Colombia, Ariadna Gutierrez, the winner. After she had received her crown, flowers, hugs and several minutes of wild applause Harvey stepped forward to make the most …

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re:3D | Life-Sized Affordable 3D Printing

Introducing Gigabot®:<p>Your Industrial 3D Printer<p>OUR CUSTOMERS<p>THE GIGAPRIZE<p>Committed to inspiring local solutions, re:3D® is committed to empowering …

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Colopl Launches $50M Global Fund Dedicated To Virtual Reality

Related Articles<p>The Latest Gear VR Ad Follows A Very Important, And Necessary, Narrative The Future Of In-flight Entertainment Is Virtual Reality Getting Real About Virtual Reality<p>There’s no shortage of ideas and projects in the virtual reality space. There are tons of studios popping up all over …

Microsoft Releases New Windows 10 Mobile Build, Promises Free Upgrades For 8.1 Users In 2016

Two quick hits from the world of Microsoft before you head off and plunge your upper body in eggnog: A new Windows 10 Mobile build is out for users on both the Fast and Slow rings of the Insider program, and, if you are a regular Windows Phone user running 8.1, you won’t get new code until the new …

Thank you, Snapchat, for giving us so much more than disappearing 'selfies'

Though its popularity with tweens is frequently attributed to their affinity for PG-13 activities, the reasons for Snapchat’s popularity are much …

You can now use an Apple Watch to control a GoPro camera

Have an Apple Watch and a GoPro camera with built-in Wi-Fi? Great, you can now get control of your shots straight from your wrist.<p>The action-camera maker released an iOS app update so you can use your Apple Watch as a viewfinder, start and stop recordings and take photos and switch between capture …

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Toshiba Enters Metal 3D-Printing With a Machine '10 Times Faster' Than Competitors

Yet another company is promising a 3D printer that can print metal objects with greater speed. This time, it’s Toshiba.<p>The Japanese company, better …

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Apple debuts new iPhone 6s ad “On the Set” with director Jon Favreau

Apple today has shared yet another new iPhone 6s ad focusing on the device’s always-lisnteing “Hey Siri” feature. Earlier this week, Apple debuted two new advertisements for the iPhone 6s, one focused on the device’s improved performance and another on “Hey Siri.” This ad stars highly acclaimed …

Google launches new Cardboard Camera app for shooting VR photos from your phone

Google is out today with an interesting new app for VR fans called Cardboard Camera for Android. The new camera app lets users shoot their very own virtual reality photos right from a smartphone. Simply launch the app, start shooting a photo and pan in a circular motion like you’re shooting a …

Plugging into South Korea’s entrepreneurship eco-system

By Rhie-young Lim & Andrew Ngui<p>Some of the most innovative and ingenious startup ideas formed during the MIT Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamps came …

New 3D printed, energy absorbing material could help make football helmets safer

Nov 28, 2015 | By Benedict<p>Researchers at <b>Purdue University</b> have teamed up with General Motors to develop a new kind of 3D printed, energy absorbing …

Meet the Everyday People Transforming China's Economy

China’s best shot at avoiding an economic hard landing may come down to people like Li Chao, a onetime hireling in the Beijing government’s …

Scientists show that gene editing can 'turn off' human diseases

Gene editing has already been used to fight diseases, but there's now hope that it might eliminate the diseases altogether. Researchers have shown that it's possible to eliminate facial muscular dystrophy using a newer editing technique, CRISPR (Clusters of Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic …

Founders of Microsoft, Facebook, LinkedIn, Amazon, and more to invest in clean energy tech

Bill Gates and a group of elite private investors — including Facebook cofounder Mark Zuckerberg, Alibaba cofounder Jack Ma, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman, and Salesforce founder Marc Benioff, among others — on Monday announced the launch of Breakthrough Energy …

Headband detects obstacles and guides the blind haptically

Until scientists perfect bionic vision, shouldn't there be a better way for the blind to get around than a simple cane? That's the idea behind Sentiri, a proximity-sensing headband that helps steer users around by motor-driven haptic feedback. It detects objects in the environment using infrared …

US Army will test a hydrogen fuel cell Chevrolet Colorado

General Motors and the US Army's Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) are combining forces to create and test a Chevrolet Colorado mid-size pickup powered by a hydrogen fuel cell powertrain. It will undergo 12 months of extreme military testing to determine whether …

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In the race to build the first functional quantum computer, Australian researchers at the University of NSW find coding possible in silicon<p>Australian researchers have demonstrated that a quantum version of computer code can be written on a silicon microchip with the highest level of accuracy ever …

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A tiny change in Apple's software could have brought about the 'app Renaissance' — but it's now looking unlikely

Right now, f.lux is only available for desktop computers and has been downloaded over 15 million times. For a brief period of time this week, though, it was also available to install on your iPhone and iPad — then Apple shut it down.<p>f.lux didn't arrive on the iPhone through the App Store. It never …