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Standard Cognition gets $5M to build a machine vision-powered checkout

Standard Cognition gets $5M to build a machine vision-powered checkout

1 month ago   |   TechCrunch

While image recognition in photos and video has become increasingly sophisticated at an incredible rate, Standard Cognition co-founder Jordan Fisher says everyone is chasing...
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Bodega and the problem with disruption

Bodega and the problem with disruption

1 month ago   |   The Next Web

Last week, two former Google employees launched ‘Bodega', a startup selling eight-foot square vending machines that store non-perishable items. The contents of these machines...
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I bought bitcoin at a deli - here's how it works

I bought bitcoin at a deli - here's how it works

1 month ago   |   Business Insider

At first glance, Mario's Gourmet Deli, a New York City bodega on the corner of West 106th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, looks like a regular corner store. But inside there's an...
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VC Kirsten Green talks shop - including responding to criticisms of Bodega

VC Kirsten Green talks shop - including responding to criticisms of Bodega

2 monthes ago   |   TechCrunch

Earlier today at Disrupt, Kirsten Green, founder of the early-stage, San Francisco-based venture firm Forerunner Ventures, sat down for a quick conversation about her work...
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Why Vending Machines are Not Bodegas

2 monthes ago   |   Scientific American

Technology should be bringing communities together, not creating further divisions.
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Recommended Reading: Why Cassini had to be destroyed

2 monthes ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Analysis: Why Nasa's Cassini Probe Had to Be Destroyed Fedor Kossakovski, PBS By now, you've likely read a bit about NASA's Cassini probe plunging into Saturn to end its tour...
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How startups can avoid Bodega's PR disaster

How startups can avoid Bodega's PR disaster

2 monthes ago   |   TechCrunch

Oh, Bodega. The newly launched startup's insensitivity hit some pretty tender nerves during a time when cultural and societal tensions are high. The first article published...
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How Bodega typifies Silicon Valley's cultural ignorance

How Bodega typifies Silicon Valley's cultural ignorance

2 monthes ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

On Wednesday a story about two ex-Google employees receiving an obscene amount of money for a bad idea hit social media and was met with a level of outrage you could feel...
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GameEnthus Podcast ep322: Fact of Relativity or Monocle Money

2 monthes ago   |   N4G

This week Marcus from MajorsHouse joins Tiny, Mike and Aaron talk about: Ice Cream, iphone 8, Overwatch, Equifax, Extra Life, Kong, Dark Universe, Godzilla, Deep Blue Sea, Kaz...
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Bodega investor: I didn't anticipate the controversy

2 monthes ago   |   CNN

Investor Hunter Walk weighs in on Bodega, a startup that received a lot of backlash when it launched on Wednesday.
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Deal: Nokia Steel smartwatch on sale for just €78 on Black Friday

Deal: Nokia Steel smartwatch on sale for just €78 on Black Friday

Nokia has just announced it will run a Black Friday sale on its health devices on November 23. The offer includes discounts up to 50% on exactly eight health devices that will... Read more ...

Nest Black Friday deals: $50 off thermostat, $60 off indoor camera, and more...

Nest Black Friday deals: $50 off thermostat, $60 off indoor camera, and more amazing sales

Amazon is holding a 10-day Black Friday extravaganza, with bargains on its own devices and other goodies, including devices from Nest.The latest Nest Learning Thermostat, which... Read more ...

Roku Black Friday sale includes 30-per cent price cut on Streaming Stick+

Roku Black Friday sale includes 30-per cent price cut on Streaming Stick+

Roku is getting in on Amazon's Black Friday bonanza.The maker of set-top boxes and streaming media devices has discounted a bunch of its devices on Amazon. The deals last all... Read more ...

This 5GB data SIM only deal for £6.50 per month is the best of Black Friday...

This 5GB data SIM only deal for £6.50 per month is the best of Black Friday so far

TechRadar has teamed up with Mobile Phones Direct to give TechRadar readers what is probably the best SIM only deal of the year for Black Friday. This exclusive deal gets you... Read more ...

Nest thermostats, cameras, and more are now down to Black Friday prices

Nest thermostats, cameras, and more are now down to Black Friday prices

This is the best deal you'll find on Nest products right now! Is this deal for me? If you're tired of the crazy weather patterns and walking into a house that is the wrong... Read more ...

The FCC's Proposal To Nuke Net Neutrality

The FCC's Proposal To Nuke Net Neutrality

The Federal Communications Commission released its proposal to end Obama-era net neutrality protections the day before Thanksgiving, with plans to vote on December 14. Read more ...

The Galaxy S9 will reportedly be a more iterative update and could show up...

The Galaxy S9 will reportedly be a more iterative update and could show up at CES

All the major smartphones of 2017 are out in the world, but it's never to early to start thinking about next year's flagships. Samsung is reportedly starting earlier than ever... Read more ...

Bluetooth quick pairing feature in the works for Windows 10

Bluetooth quick pairing feature in the works for Windows 10

Microsoft appears to be working on a way to quickly pair Bluetooth devices to your Windows 10 PC. As first spotted by Thurrott , the initial bits of a thus-far undocumented... Read more ...

Ajit Pai and the FCC want it to be legal for Comcast to block BitTorrent

Ajit Pai and the FCC want it to be legal for Comcast to block BitTorrent

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai released his proposal to kill net neutrality today, and while there's a lot to be unhappy with, it's hard not to be taken with the brazenness of his... Read more ...

Games with Gold December 2017 list: Warhammer and more

Games with Gold December 2017 list: Warhammer and more

It's that time of the month: Microsoft has unveiled its Games with Gold list for December 2017, revealing to subscribers the titles they get for free with their Xbox Live Gold... Read more ...