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49ers Build Stadium Suitable For Silicon Valley

Levi’s Stadium, the new home for the San Francisco 49ers, opened their doors to the general public this past weekend and revealed a very tech friendly sporting venue. The 68,000+ seated stadium boasts the fastest and most accessible wifi that we have seen in any another sporting complex; 1,000 access points scattered throughout the stadium [...]

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Skully AR-1 Augmented Reality Motorcycle Helmet Brings HUD, Rear View Cameras, and More

We’re truly in the age of making ordinarily dumb things smart. We’ve got smart home appliances, smart cars (not the brand), smart clothing, smart watches, smart dog collars, smart glasses, and more. Why not add something else to the mix? Enter the Skully AR-1 motorcycle helmet. While not officially dubbed a “smart helmet,” that’s essentially [...]

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Get This Free Photojournalism and Documentary Course Online from MIT

If you’re interested in continued education without the price of hefty student loans, you should familiarize yourself with MIT’s OpencourseWare initiative. The school is publishing many of its graduate and undergraduate programs online, most of which you can download for free. As a freelance photographer, this particular course caught my attention: Documentary Photography and Photojournalism: [...]

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Tesla’s Next Electric Car to be Called What?

Highlights: Model 3 will boast 200+ mile range Price will start around $35,000 Size compared to BMW 3-Series Unveiling set for 2016; Goes on sale in 2017 It’s been confirmed this week that Tesla Motors’ next planned production vehicle will be dubbed Model 3. The company plans to unveil it in 2016, and general sales [...]

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Google Announces Analytics App For iPhone

The Official Google Analytics App has just been released at The App Store. “Access all of your Google Analytics web and app data from your mobile device. Monitor recent changes with Real Time reports. Easily get your Analytics data anytime, anywhere.” – The App Store You will now be able to track traffic to your [...]

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Confirmed: Microsoft to Layoff 1 Out of Every 7 Employees by 2015, “Vast Majority” by Christmas

Bad news came down the pipe this morning for Microsoft employees. Satya Nadella, the company’s new CEO, is sharpening his ax, and has confirmed his intentions of cutting down the workforce by 18,000 people – 14% of the total employees at the Redmond, WA-based company. Two-thirds of the layoffs will affect employees in the recently [...]

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Outdoor Kitchen Company ‘Lynx’ is Developing a Smart Grill, Controlled by Smartphone or Voice

While this concept BBQer from Lynx won’t be available until next year, it’s yet another example of the “internet of things” slowly becoming the norm, even outside of the tech geek crowd. The “Smart Grill,” as they call it, is designed to bring grilling into the 21st century with WiFi, voice commands, push notifications, and [...]

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Study: iPhone 5S is the #1 Smartphone in 35 Countries, Including the U.S.

Counterpoint Technology Research has released its latest report, in which it lists the top ten smartphones sold worldwide in May 2014. Despite being 8 months old, Apple’s iPhone 5S tops the charts in 35 countries, with Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S5 coming in a “quite distant number two.” Of the total top ten list, Samsung has [...]

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U.S. Gov’t: What You Store in the Cloud Isn’t Protected by the Fourth Amendment

Back in April of this year, a judge in New York ruled that search warrants issued in the U.S. applied to digital content, even if the content was stored on servers overseas and physically outside U.S. jurisdiction. The same is not true for physical content. For example, a search warrant issued in the U.S. would [...]

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Nikola Tesla Museum Grabs a $1 Million Donation from Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk

Back in September 2012, Matthew Inman, founder of The Oatmeal, launched an IndieGoGo campaign to crowdfund money for a wild idea: there should be a museum dedicated to Nikola Tesla, the Serbian American inventor credited with developing the AC electricity system. Tesla immigrated to the U.S. from Serbia in 1884 to work for none other [...]

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