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Robots are coming for your job — but maybe thats okay

Robots are coming for your job — but maybe thats okay
Many news stories about robots have a bit of fun joking about the impending robot apocalypse when the machines no longer need us. For many people, a more frightening and real possibility is that a robot may be...

cj 4M (2016-10-28) 3℃ 0LIKE

BMW i3 batteries get recycled for home power backup

BMW i3 batteries get recycled for home power backup
BMW will provide whole house battery backup power by making use of used second life batteries pulled from older BMW i3 electric vehicles, either the 22-kWh battery packs or the 33-kWh newer battery packs. It pr...

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Brain training is nothing more than a placebo: study

Brain training is nothing more than a placebo: study
A thriving industry has been built in recent years around the belief that human intelligence is malleable that with the right tools and practice, you can become smarter. Companies like Lumosity and NeuroNation...

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Pluto may still have a subsurface liquid ocean

Pluto may still have a subsurface liquid ocean
The dwarf planet Pluto is proving to be a much more interesting object than we expected before the New Horizons probe finally reached it last year after a decade in space. Not only is the topography unique and...

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Why a Tesla-SolarCity hookup doesnt excite all investors

Why a Tesla-SolarCity hookup doesnt excite all investors
Tesla, one-quarter owned by Elon Musk, wants to buy SolarCity, also a quarter owned by Elon Musk. The Tesla CEO and SolarCity chairman sees synergy in combining the operations. There would be one sales force, n...

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2017 Porsche Panamera: sleeker, more LCDs, fewer switches

2017 Porsche Panamera: sleeker, more LCDs, fewer switches
Porsche finally got around to a full redesign of the first-generation, 2009 Porsche Panamera. Its smoother looking (less ungainly) on the outside. On the inside, the 2017 Panamera goes heavily for LCDs in the c...

cj 4M (2016-10-28) 2℃ 0LIKE