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It Was In My Car Battery

Hacking open my car battery to salvage some of the awesome components for future experiments. Big thanks to my brother Mark for helping out! Busines
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over 3 million views in a month. Nah, hacking isn't a big deal.
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Amazon to step up UK tests of delivery drones

Amazon to step up UK tests of delivery drones | Future | Scoop.it
Amazon will step up its drone tests in UK airspace after winning approval from the Government to lift strict flying restrictions in a major boost to its plans for unmanned delivery aircraft.
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Remember that many thought this was a joke when the idea was initially floated?
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Israel Proves the Desalination Era Is Here

Israel Proves the Desalination Era Is Here | Future | Scoop.it
One of the driest countries on Earth now makes more freshwater than it needs
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It's taken a long time, but appears that significant process is here!
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Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Work

Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Work | Future | Scoop.it

Automation will come both from advanced robotics in manufacturing and from computerization of complex analytical tasks. While this will be a boon for those companies’ bottom lines, it will likely be disastrous for existing or prospective employees if other avenues for employment don’t manifest. 



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Kenneth Mikkelsen's curator insight, July 19, 2015 5:42 AM

Almost half of all jobs in the Western world (47%) could be automated by computers within the next two decades according to The Economist and researchers from the University of Oxford’s Martin Programme on the Impacts of Future Technology.


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Will Ford's big push into driverless cars pay off for Mark Fields?

Will Ford's big push into driverless cars pay off for Mark Fields? | Future | Scoop.it
Mark Fields knew what he was doing.
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Is this a well-considered strategy, or a response to everyone else's announcements?
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How Sitting Is Killing Us

We spend most of our days on our behinds, and that's taking a toll on everything from our health to our mood and creativity
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Guilty as charged! I/we have let this go on way too long!
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Global Spa Trends 2015 Report - Forest Bathing

Global Spa Trends 2015 Report - Forest Bathing | Future | Scoop.it
The term “forest bathing” has nothing to do with water, and is more than just a poetic way of describing a “walk in the woods,” something humans have.
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Interest "use" of forests as therapy
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