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Four business opportunities that remove barriers to the sharing economy

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Credit: Zipcar<p>As the sharing economy hits the mainstream it will force businesses to rethink customer acquisition and …

Are Robots Going To Kill Your Next Job Or Create It?

Everyone agrees that some jobs for humans will be lost to robots, and some jobs for humans will be made because of our ‘bot overlords. But there’s a growing debate about the math. Let’s crunch the numbers with cyborg hands!<p>This much we know: The robots are coming.<p>Every day there’s a story about a …

Robotics

A plan to turn every lightbulb into an ultra-fast alternative to Wi-Fi

Current wireless networks have a problem: The more popular they become, the slower they are. Researchers at Fudan University in Shanghai have just become the latest to demonstrate a technology that transmits data as light instead of radio waves, which gets around the congestion issue and could be …

Wi-Fi

Google Science Fair Winner Makes Flashlight Powered by Body Heat – The Great Energy Challenge Blog

Many of us stash a flashlight for emergencies, only to find that when the time comes to use it, the batteries have run out. The problem of how to achieve efficient, lightweight energy storage plagues everything from flashlights to electric cars. But what if you could bypass it altogether? That’s …

Dennis Hong: Making a car for blind drivers

Elon Musk bought James Bond's submarine car and wants to make it transform

Elon Musk doesn't get buyer's remorse, he just gets new plans. Musk confirmed to <i>CNN Money</i> that he has in fact purchased James Bond's transformable submarine car from <i>The Spy Who Loved Me —</i> unfortunately, while the car apparently still works as a submarine, it neither drives nor transforms. "I was …