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Clothing maker Scott Jordan talks about the future of fashion

Scott Jordan never meant to make clothes. He was a lawyer by trade and wanted something he could wear to keep his Walkman from snagging on doorknobs. A few iterations later he invented the SCOTTeVEST, a vest with loads of ...

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Autodesk’s Amar Hanspal talks about the future of manufacturing

Imagine a world where manufacturing is no longer geographically mandated, when you can print custom parts in minutes, and anyone can build anything. That’s the world Amar Hanspal, Autodesk’s SVP or Product, wants to live in. I talked to Hanspal ...

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Google’s new smartphones are about Google, not Android

Google unveiled a lot of new devices today, but at the core of nearly everything was a commitment to Assistant specifically, and to showing off what Google’s range of service offerings can do. I sat down with Google Canada’s Head ...

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Polish 3D printer company Zortrax lied about contract with Dell

Two years ago when the international 3D printing industry was still a much-contended space a small Polish company called Zortrax made waves – and raised capital – on the news that it had signed a contract with Dell for 5,000 ...

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Hype check: Pokémon Go says more about Pokémon than it does about AR

Basically everyone is Pokémon Go-ing according to Twitter, and I’m sure basic resources like power and water will soon start to shut down because key staff are out chasing Pikachu. But before we go sagely nodding about the coming Augmented ...

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A running tab of what tech people think about whether we’re living in a simulation

Are we living in a simulation? For whatever reason, this is a hot topic in Silicon Valley these days. It all more or less started when Tesla Motors CEO (and soon to be SolarCity CEO — check one off for ...

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360-degree camera maker Jeffrey Martin talks about what it takes to film for VR

This week on the Technotopia podcast I interviewed Jeffrey Martin, the creator of 360Cities and the maker of the Sphericam. Martin is a skilled 360-degree camera operator and has created amazing panoramas of cities around the world. “I’ve been working ...

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Elon Musk has an idea for autonomous transit vehicles but he’s being coy about it

Elon Musk has a plan to solve the traffic crisis in our cities. A vague, secret plan. He may not actually have a plan. But he did say something out loud in public about it, and he doesn’t usually do ...

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Marla Maples 'dances' around questions about ex-Donald Trump

Craig Sjodin/ABC Maples will be on the Season 22 of “DWTS” which starts on Monday. Marla Maples is trying to quick-step her way out of questions about her ex-husband Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. The former beauty queen says it’s nice ...

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Blac Chyna posts bizarre videos about Kardashian's health

Rob Kardashian via Instagram Blac Chyna took over Rob Kardashian’s Instagram to talk about his food choices as she tries to whip the reality star into shape. Blac Chyna seems to think her place is in the kitchen. The new ...

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