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Hey Juicero, Erlich Bachman Just Called and Wants to Invest
Venture Capital

Hey Juicero, Erlich Bachman Just Called and Wants to Invest

After raising $120 million, the $400 internet-connected juicer is as farcical as an entire season of 'Silicon Valley.'
Gene Marks
How to Recycle Your Technology
Recycling

How to Recycle Your Technology

Do your part by donating your old tech or getting rid of it in an environmentally safe way.
Amazon Offers 'Lex' Chatbot Platform to Devs
Amazon

Amazon Offers 'Lex' Chatbot Platform to Devs

Developers will be able to create their own chatbots using the same language processing that powers Amazon's own Alexa voice assistant.
Tesla Voluntarily Recalls 53,000 Cars
Automakers

Tesla Voluntarily Recalls 53,000 Cars

A small gear in the electric parking brakes can fail, meaning cars get stuck in park.
PetSmart Just Made One of the Biggest Ecommerce Acquisitions Ever
News and Trends

PetSmart Just Made One of the Biggest Ecommerce Acquisitions Ever

This week's episode also features Purple, a disruptive mattress company, and a new Spotify analytics dashboard for artists.
Venturer
Survey Finds Cannabis Users Are Educated, Fit, Sociable and Surprisingly Republican
Cannabis

Survey Finds Cannabis Users Are Educated, Fit, Sociable and Surprisingly Republican

The most remarkable thing about people who imbibe marijuana is how little different they are from people who don't.
dispensaries.com
15 Things to Know About the 'Apple Park' Spaceship Campus
Apple

15 Things to Know About the 'Apple Park' Spaceship Campus

What has Apple come up with after investing billions of dollars and a decade-and-a-half of preparation? Before the company moves in, here's what you need to know.
Mark Zuckerberg's Quest to Kill the Smartphone Could Have Some Scary Side Effects
Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg's Quest to Kill the Smartphone Could Have Some Scary Side Effects

In 2016, Mark Zuckerberg revealed his ambitious 10-year plan for the company, calling his shot for a future where artificial intelligence, virtual and augmented reality and ubiquitous connectivity are all core to the social network's strategy.
Matt Weinberger
Tesla's Autopilot Lawsuit Ends With a Ho-Hum Settlement
Tesla

Tesla's Autopilot Lawsuit Ends With a Ho-Hum Settlement

It won't chase after a former director who allegedly took sensitive info.
Apple Is On a Mission to Only Use Recycled Materials
Apple

Apple Is On a Mission to Only Use Recycled Materials

Apple wants to end the practice of using mined raw materials like aluminum and gold in its products.
Get Discounted Tickets to This Year's Propelify Innovation Festival
Events

Get Discounted Tickets to This Year's Propelify Innovation Festival

Propelify is an Innovation Festival focused on uniting innovators for talks, tech, exhibitors, drones, investors, and fun.
Entrepreneur Media Corporate Communications
Facebook Unveils Updated Surround 360 Cameras
Facebook

Facebook Unveils Updated Surround 360 Cameras

Aimed at professional filmmakers, the cameras allow audience members to move around within a 360-degree scene, instead of being stuck in the camera's original position.
Forget Typing: Facebook Teases Internet Mind Control
Facebook

Forget Typing: Facebook Teases Internet Mind Control

You could also be able to listen to speech and other sounds using an artificial skin. It's all part of Facebook's advanced Building 8 research efforts.