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DataRobot, an enterprise machine learning platform, has secured $54 million in funding. New Enterprise Associates led the round.
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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While the idea of living mortgage-free and downsizing might not quite be mainstream yet, it has been getting more and more recognition and acceptance as a way of living. Will Hitchcock and Alyssa Pelletier of Outside Found represent a great example of...
From: Jetson Green | By: Christine Walsh | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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States like Texas and Alabama are considering similar legislation targeting LGBT families
From: Salon.com | By: Nico Lang | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Several industry groups are dedicated to making the Internet of Things more secure, yet hardly a week seems to go by without a large-scale hacking attack involving connected devices. Mythic Inc. argues that a new approach is required to tackle the problem....
From: Silicon Angle | By: Maria Deutscher | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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  SoEXHIBITION is loading the walls in SOHO with food for the soul in the form of paintings, photographs and installations. We present Stefan Vassilev and his project URBAN SAINTS – portrait series of photographs of beautiful ladies, catched on a...
From: Novinite | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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From: Politico | By: Dan Diamond | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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The seven-room residence where the elusive actress liked to be left alone is for sale.
From: New York Times | By: VIVIAN MARINO | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Volvo Construction Equipment (CE) presented the HX2 autonomous, battery-electric, load carrier at CONEXPO/CON-AGG 2017. The second-generation concept machine is part of an electric site research project that aims to transform the quarry and aggregates...
From: Green Car Congress | By: mmillikin | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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This week marks a milestone for Hrishikesh Hirway. The music producer celebrates the 100th episode of his successful Song Exploder podcast, a fun project he began in 2014 that has now become a must-listen for melophiles. “I don’t know if it’s entirely...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Cristina Everett | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Lately, I’ve been fully immersed in the world of Prada. I owe you all a post on the bag I’ve been carrying since having Millie (it’s Prada nylon and not technically a diaper bag, more …...
From: The Purse Blog | By: Megs Mahoney Dusil | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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House Republicans’ latest plan to repeal Obamacare would give states flexibility in managing their Medicaid programs, but also some difficult decisions to make....
From: Kaiser Health News | By: Phil Galewitz | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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HGTV is spinning off its top-rated series, “Fixer Upper,” the company said Wednesday during its upfront advertising event. Sorry, Chip — there’s nothing to demo on this one. “‘Fixer Upper: Behind the Design’ is the perfect series for viewers...
From: The Wrap | By: Tony Maglio | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Two and a half years ago, IBM and long-time partner Mark III Systems Inc. started BlueChasm to develop digital solutions for enterprises. Andy Lin (pictured), vice president of strategy at Mark III Systems, said what they’ve learned so far is “the...
From: Silicon Angle | By: R. Danes | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The first bit of physical fashion I’ve seen since emerging from my postpartum haze wasn’t even on a human being.  In fact, I’m not sure I’d even categorise it as fashion.  Jonathan Anderson has taken me to some unexpected non-obvious venues. ...
From: Style Bubble | By: susie | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) researchers, as part of a Navistar SuperTruck I team, helped design a new type of tractor trailer truck that improves fuel economy by 124%, compared to heavy vehicles on the road today. Seventy-four percent...
From: Green Car Congress | By: mmillikin | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Lost in the sea of smartphones and brightly-colored apps is an intrepid sort of trailblazer known as the “hardware entrepreneur.” This peculiar specimen of entrepreneur is rarely seen in the wild, but they do indeed exist and their numbers are growing....
From: NextBillion | By: Kyle Poplin | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Volkswagen is preparing to launch its first all-electric I.D. car in 2020 to meet increasingly strict emissions rules in Europe and China. VW brand CEO Herbert Diess told analysts last week that the I.D. concept hatchback shown at the Paris auto show...
From: HybridCars.com | By: Jon LeSage | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Apple has acquired the Workflow automation app, which allows iOS users to trigger a sequence of tasks across apps with a single tap.A spokesman for Apple confirmed on Wednesday the company's acquisition of DeskConnect, the developer of the app, and the...
From: PC World | By: John Ribeiro | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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I've been working with "Marney" for 3 years. I charge her $50/hour for all-inclusive communication services: high-profile speeches and pitches on multi-million dollar bids. Recently, she partnered with "Barney," and he hired me to write the pitch for...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Violet Blue | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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In this edition of Star Wars Bits: The first picture ever taken of Luke Skywalker. Executive producer Dave Filoni talks all about that episode of Star Wars Rebels. A collection of updates on Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Is Boba Fett plotting a left-field...
From: SlashFilm | By: Jacob Hall | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Paramount Pictures and Hasbro held a fan event for Transformers: The Last Knight on their studio lot, which treated fans to a behind-the-scenes looks at the upcoming Michael Bay sequel, a Paramount studio tour, an exhibit showcasing the film’s car,s...
From: SlashFilm | By: Peter Sciretta | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Spiky ETFE roofs top this airy forest resort and spa in the historic region of Kurzeme, Latvia. 3GATTI Architecture Studio and OFL Architecture teamed up to design the Pinecones Resort using sustainable construction techniques and prefabrication, resulting...
From: Inhabitat | By: Lidija Grozdanic | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Aaron created the Falsum, a fully words branding guideline with templates and a style guide for a wordmark and logo for resisting Trumpism. (more…)...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Adobe Systems Inc. is strengthening its cloud offerings with a new service that combines parts of its marketing, analytics and content tools in an effort to broaden its footprint for enterprise marketing users. Called the Adobe Experience Cloud, the...
From: Silicon Angle | By: Duncan Riley | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Snow White and the Huntsman isn’t the most lively adventure movie – it’s fairly serious and has a certain grit that, tonally, is quite distancing. Director Rupert Sanders seems to be going for a dour tone once again with his second feature,...
From: SlashFilm | By: Jack Giroux | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The intrepid counterculture archivists/publishers of Boo-Hooray have posted their "Top 100 Posters" for sale. What a stunning collection of avant-garde art and design. It makes me yearn for the downtown scenes of the prior century. The Boo-Horay Top...
From: Boing Boing | By: David Pescovitz | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The House intelligence committee chair, a Trump ally, muddied waters and gave comfort to the White House, but he provided no evidence of wrongdoing or support for Trump’s “wiretap” claims.
From: The Atlantic | By: David A. Graham | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Name: Emily Ardoin and Basha the cat Location: North University; Austin, Texas Size: 400 square feet Years lived in: Rented; 1 year This isn't Emily's forever home. It's not even her few years home. This tiny studio Emily Ardoin is renting is only her...
From: Apartment Therapy | By: Adrienne Breaux | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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In a powerful new book, the legal scholar Ganesh Sitaraman argues that America’s government will fall apart as inequality deepens.
From: The Atlantic | By: Rebecca J. Rosen | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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In a powerful new book, the legal scholar Ganesh Sitaraman argues that America’s government will fall apart as inequality deepens.
From: The Atlantic | By: Rebecca J. Rosen | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Japan's particular regulations on land taxes and building codes inform this small and minimalist home, which makes the most of an odd-shaped lot....
From: TreeHugger | By: Kimberley Mok | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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SpaceX and NASA have identified 4 possible locations for the first Dragon journey to Mars in 2020. The post SpaceX & NASA Studying 2020 Landing Sites For Dragon appeared first on Universe Today....
From: Universe Today | By: Evan Gough | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Is Naples, Florida really the happiest city in America? Perhaps we are not using the right criteria.
From: TreeHugger | By: Lloyd Alter | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The iTunes Terms and Conditions: Most of us have seen it. But not many of us have actually read it. But now, thanks to Robert Sikoryak’s comics-based adaptation of the infamously long (and drier than a desert in summer) text, readers can have a better...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Nivea Serrao | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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When I went back to school for accounting, I never thought I’d get an education in healthcare. But the Affordable Care Act (ACA, aka Obamacare) forced tax preparers like me into learning about our healthcare system, because most of the credits and...
From: Art Fag City | By: Hannah Cole | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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You don't need green thumbs to grow microgreens with this EcoQube Frame. The tiny indoor vertical garden grows micro-veggies in 10 days with only fertilized water, doing all the work for you. Compact and low-maintenance, the design is suited for apartments,...
From: Inhabitat | By: Lidija Grozdanic | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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The long-awaited branding decision has been made, and as expected, Alaska will be retiring the Virgin America brand in the ... Read More...
From: The Cranky Flier | By: CF | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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It’s about being an entrepreneur, not a promoter.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Mark Bonchek | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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This ultra-green house for a Seattle family of four has achieved an exceptional level of sustainability without compromising on aesthetics. Shed Architecture & Design designed the Madrona Passive House as a net-zero residence for former Microsoft...
From: Inhabitat | By: Lidija Grozdanic | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Today we bid farewell and raise our glasses to Lucky Peach, the beloved gastronomy title founded by veteran writers and foodies Peter Meehan and Chris Ying, along with superstar chef David Chang, in 2011. The irreverent title broke down the traditional...
From: Mag Culture | By: Madeleine Morley | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Can architects design attractive homes for developing areas that won’t feed into gentrification? That’s what Interface Studio Architects (ISA) set off to achieve with Folsom Powerhouse, a LEED Platinum-certified development in Philadelphia. Located...
From: Inhabitat | By: Lucy Wang | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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This Vox video illustrates the fact that type design was the true culprit in last month's Oscars cockup, and how easy it would have been to prevent. But backslapping award shows are only the beginning of bad design when it comes to type. The 2017 Oscars...
From: Boing Boing | By: Rob Beschizza | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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(Image credit: West Elm) Sure, you could just surround your dining table with individual chairs — but there's something about sitting down to a meal on a bench with people you love that's so communal, so convivial. A dining bench says "I like you so...
From: Apartment Therapy | By: Nancy Mitchell | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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In 1993 Yves Saint Laurent commissioned Les Lalanne – the husband-and-wife art and design duo of Claude and François-Xavier Lalanne – to create a mirror. The piece, framed by winding water lily leaves and candleholders at the side, stands at nearly...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Assessing the interests and weaknesses of the U.S., Saudi Arabia, Turkey and Iran in the Middle East.
From: Salon.com | By: Michael J. Brenner, The Globalist | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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FIA grants homologation to nine manufacturers for 2018/19 Formula E season The Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) released the names of the nine manufacturers that have been granted homologation from the 2018/19 season of the all-electric...
From: Green Car Congress | By: mmillikin | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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A North Texas couple treats wood as a canvas. The post Pastrana Studio appeared first on Texas Monthly....
From: Texas Monthly | By: Lauren Smith Ford | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Apple's next big thing is apparently going to be augmented reality, - the tech world's next big letdown. Sad.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The stacked volumes that make up this multipurpose building in Seoul's Gangnam district are clad in various materials and diminish in size like the components of a nested Russian doll. Read more...
From: Dezeen | By: Alyn Griffiths | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Americas Lockheed Martin claims they can deliver the T-50A aircraft to meet the USAF’s T-X trainer program two years ahead of the service’s 2024 initial operating capability schedule. Speaking at the company’s annual media day, Rob Weiss, the executive...
From: Defense Industry Daily | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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