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Boston Dynamics owner Hyundai deploys Spot for factory safety monitoring
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Boston Dynamics owner Hyundai deploys Spot for factory safety monitoring

Back in June, Hyundai completed a deal for controlling interest in Boston Dynamics. The Korean automotive giant no doubt has some grand plans for integrating the Massachusetts-based firm’s technology into a lot of their forward-looking concept mobility vehicles — for now, however, it’s more about putting existing robots to work. Hyundai today announced the arrival...

This vintage electric motorcycle is actually… an ebike
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This vintage electric motorcycle is actually… an ebike

Did you know SHIFT is taking the stage this fall? Together with an amazing line-up of experts, we will explore the future of mobility during TNW Conference 2021. Secure your ticket now! Perhaps you’re like me, and you’re a sucker for the vintage style of the 60s motorbikes, but at the same time you don’t want to...

Warhammer+ Is Worth It for Fans, and That’s All It Needs to Be
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Warhammer+ Is Worth It for Fans, and That’s All It Needs to Be

There’s not much right now, but what’s there is for Games Workshop’s audience, through and through.Screenshot: Gizmodo via Games Workshop The current streaming landscape is full of Marvel movie stars, sweeping, blockbuster adaptations, and more content than you can shake a Batarang at. It can feel like the future of streaming services is Hollywood’s mightiest...

Where is Delta 8 Available? Here are the 10 Best Shops
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Where is Delta 8 Available? Here are the 10 Best Shops

If you’ve finally decided to take the leap and try Delta 8 THC, then naturally, the next step is finding the right place to purchase this product. So where is Delta 8 available? With so many different companies selling Delta 8 products, you may be left scratching your head and left paralyzed with the decision....

Billionaire SpaceX Tourist Places Las Vegas Bet From Outer Space
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Billionaire SpaceX Tourist Places Las Vegas Bet From Outer Space

How did space tourism get so tacky so fast? Space Gambling The all-tourist Inspiration4 crew is currently circling the Earth inside a SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule, after launching from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center on Wednesday evening. Now they’re chilling up there, catching zillion-dollar views from a massive glass dome — and, apparently, indulging in some good...

How to use iPhone’s location tracking
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How to use iPhone’s location tracking

Your iPhone uses information from your cell service, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS to pinpoint its location, and since you almost always have your phone on you, your location as well. That information can be useful for a lot of things, such as letting others know where you are or finding your phone when it’s lost....

HBO Max is offering 50 percent off ad-free plan for six months
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HBO Max is offering 50 percent off ad-free plan for six months

HBO Max has started running an enticing deal where you can pay half price for the ad-free subscription tier, bringing it to just $7.49 per month. That rate, which is even lower than the ad-sponsored plan, will be good for up to six months, after which you’ll be switched back to the standard $14.99. You’ve...

Half-Life: Alyx is a must-play VR game for $36
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Half-Life: Alyx is a must-play VR game for $36

Half-Life: Alyx belongs in every VR headset owner’s library of games, especially when it costs 40 percent less than usual. This game was released right at the start of the pandemic in early 2020 for $60, and while it’s worth every bit of that price, I highly suggest taking advantage of this deal, which drops...

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Former Instacart CFO Sagar Sanghvi joins Accel as its newest partner

Instacart‘s chief financial officer Sagar Sanghvi has departed from the on-demand grocery delivery company after nearly six years and is returning to his investing roots. Specifically, Sanghvi has joined Accel as a partner focused on global growth-stage consumer and enterprise investments. Prior to becoming CFO of Instacart, Sanghvi served as the company’s vice president of...