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3D printed smart cap can detect spoiled food via embedded sensors

3D printing has come a long way in the last few years, but most of the items produced by 3D printers are all plastic. Printing electrical components …

There's a new Chromebook that's like an iPad and laptop in one, and it's pretty good

Then we realized that we don't need big powerful machines just to browse the web and some light work.<p>The new $250 Asus Chromebook Flip is an inexpensive compact laptop that runs Google's Chrome OS, and it's a direct response to that realization.<p>Chrome OS only runs the Chrome web browser and nothing …

Alzheimer's Drugs In The Works Might Treat Other Diseases, Too

Efforts to find a treatment for Alzheimer's disease have been disappointing so far. But there's a new generation of drugs in the works that researchers think might help not only Alzheimer's patients, but also people with Parkinson's disease and other brain disorders.<p>Previous efforts to treat …

Acer readying Windows 10-based Chromebook killers

The new Cloudbook laptops will be available next month starting at just $169, continuing Microsoft's quest to appeal to budget notebook buyers.<p>With …

Windows 10

How This Medieval Machine Turns Flat Metal Into Beautiful Car Bodies

How two hands and an old-world tool made some of the sexiest car bodies in history.<p>Americans call it an English wheel, but the English call it a wheeling machine. It's technically a rolling hammer—two steel drums that can form sheetmetal into complex curves. In the wrong hands, an English wheel can …

Meet the faces of Japan's first robot-staffed hotel

Japan's first robot-staffed hotel opens this week and we just got the full tour. While the main attraction may be the bordering-on-human receptionist (left) and the English-speaking dinosaur (er, right), the hotel has a whole family of robots performing varying degrees of useful work. Think: room …

2016 Mazda 6 2.5L Manual

Stick-shift bliss in Mazda's revised mid-size sedan.<p>A 10Best Cars and comparison-test winner, the Mazda 6 is our pick of the current mid-size sedan litter. It’s a solidly built, well-executed, and fun-to-drive vehicle that delivers a level of satisfaction well beyond what’s expected in a family …

Asus’ Chromebook Flip looks and feels great, unless you’re typing on it

Review: $250 convertible Chromebook compromised by cramped keyboard.<p>Specs at a glance: Asus Chromebook Flip<p>Screen<p>10.1" 1280×800 LCD (150 ppi)<p>OS<p>Chrome …

3D printing marketplace Shapeways raises $30 million from investors including Andreessen Horowitz

3D printing marketplace Shapeways announced on Tuesday that it had raised $30 million in funding from investors including Andreesen Horowitz, Lux Capital, INKEF Capital, and tech giant Hewlett-Packard.<p>Shapeways CEO and co-founder Peter Weijmarshausen says 3D printing is disrupting how companies are …

New HP Chromebook 11 G4 Laptop Range Unveiled From $199

HP has this week unveiled more details about its new HP Chromebook 11 G4 range of laptop systems that will be launching very soon.<p>The new Chromebook …

Gear & Gadgets

Honda previews new BR-V three-row crossover for Indonesia

Honda is planning to roll out a new seven-seat crossover in Indonesia. But before it does, it's giving the public a taste of what's to come with a concept to be unveiled in Tangerang, previewed in the pair of teaser renderings you see here.<p>Dubbed the BR-V prototype (for Bold Runabout Vehicle), the …

Asia Pacific

The best small cars of 2015: reviews | Martin Love

Photograph: PR<p>Ford Fiesta: Britain’s best-selling car.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/24/1435146947213/c6093437-a153-4985-ab26-0652cbcbb80b-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: PR<p>Ford Fiesta: Britain’s best-selling …

Go-karts

Marketing and Sales Insights, Thoughts and Information

Fill out this form, and we'll contact you soon.<p>By clicking submit, you agree to our Terms of Use. You consent to Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) using this …

Marketing

Proto Labs to Expand Their 3D Printing Footprint Significantly, Announcing 170 Jobs in NC

You can tell that a market is ripe for explosive growth when it seems like every day there are two to three announcements of new companies getting …

Email & Search Are Dominated by Mobile. Commerce is Next.

It was only a matter of time. The other week, Google announced that more searches are taking place on mobile devices than desktops in more than 10 …

3D Printing Helped This Scratch Built RC Dump Truck Come to Life

I firmly believe that people never really outgrow playing with toys, the toys just tend to get a lot bigger and way more expensive. While 3D printing …

Printing

I'll only invest in startups with female founders

No women, no deal.<p>That's the vow that angel investor and entrepreneur Jonathan Sposato has taken.<p>Sposato, who is based in Seattle, made a bold claim: He will only back businesses that have at least one woman on the founding team.<p>"I am no longer going to invest unless you have at least one female …

Startups

Marcus Lemonis: The 5 Biggest Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make

On The Profit, Lemonis points out the common moves that can kill a business.<p>"As the business has grown, so have the problems."<p>That's how Marcus Lemonis explained the plight of the floundering Greek food business My Big Fat Greek Gyro, which he attempted to save in a recent episode of CNBC's <i>The</i> …

Small Business

20 Books Every Marketer Should Read in 2015 | LinkedIn Marketing Solutions Blog

“Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing about.” – Benjamin Franklin<p>In the ever-evolving word of content marketing, it is …

Printrbot Announces New Kid-Friendly 3D Printer

There was a nice surprise in the Printrbot booth at the New York 3D Printshow: the new Printrbot Play. The Play continues the new path Printrbot has been taking since the creation of the Metal Simple, by building sheet metal printers (a long departure from the original, mostly printed models). …

2015 Honda Fit: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know

Cargo Demo: 2016 Honda HR-V AWD Crossover on Everyman Driver

Why You Should Play It Cool When a Child Falls and Looks at You

It’s hard not to wince when you see someone fall, hit their head, or run into someone. When a child does it, they’ll usually look to an adult to see …

Parenting

How to Build a 3D Printer From Scratch

If you are reading this article that means that you’ve probably decided to join the community of 3d printing enthusiasts and find out more about 3d …

Measuring Start-up Success through Online Marketing

Measuring the success of a start-up can be difficult, especially if the start-up is in a growth mode and customer acquisition is being valued more than revenues. However, if we look through-the-lens of online presence and online marketing, we can start to understand the impact that a start-up has …

Why Influencer Marketing is Creating Huge Returns for Businesses

Businesses are making a strong return from influencer marketing, generating $6.50 in revenue for each $1 spent, according to the latest poll from …

You Should Copy These Best Marketing Campaigns Of 2014

While big brands can accomplish a lot thanks to their big marketing dollars, the key to great marketing is to come up with compelling stories that establish a strong emotional connection with your brand. Luckily, small businesses have some of the greatest stories in the world available to share …

Small Businesses Can Compete With Big Brands On SEO

Even though Google favors big brands, the truth is that small businesses <i>can</i> compete with the bigger names for organic search engine traffic. This is possible even though big brands often spend tens of thousands on SEO without batting an eye, and even though small businesses are spread thin on …