No hands? No Problem.

Newsletter | November 9, 2016   This week we happily circumvent political dialogue and talk marathon running, mapping, hands-free piano playing, and good ol’ Ben Franklin instead. * * *  Fun fact: The Rubik’s cube is the best-selling product of all time. The iPhone is second. ...though, it depends on your definition of "product" ;)  * * [...]

How do you feel about computerized bugs crawling up and down your body?

Newsletter | Monday, October 24th 2016    * * *  Fun fact: Adding  /4 to the end of Facebook’s URL will take you to Mark Zuckerberg’s profile.    ROBO VEHICLES Does a 120-mile beer run justify as a “proof-of-concept” for autonomous vehicles? Otto, the self-driving vehicle company owned by Uber, announced its prototype had [...]

Swaddle, Side-stomach, Shush, Swing, Suck.

Newsletter | Monday, October 24th 2016 This week we talk cyber attacks, robo cradles, Swedish Fish Theory, and design secrets. Fun fact: “Yahoo” is an acronym for “Yet Another Hierarchical Officious Oracle.”    CYBERSECURITY Last Friday, you may have noticed something unusual happen when Internet browsing. Perhaps you were checking your Twitter, only to [...]

Ever wonder how Netflix serves a great streaming experience?

Newsletter | Wednesday, October 19th 2016 This week we talk mind-controlled robotic arms, Netflix A/B tests, Soylent sickness, social tech and stupid side projects.  Fun fact: Google was originally called BackRub     TECH BREAKTHROUGH Nathan Copeland, a 28-year-old man left paralysed after a car accident, has been able to actually feel again. How?? A mind-controlled [...]

What do you think of when you hear the word "GIF"?

Newsletter | Tuesday, October 11th 2016 This week we talk bees, glowing lanes, GIFs, cryptic symbols, and life lessons. * * * Fun Fact: honey does not spoil. You could feasibly eat 3000 year-old honey. ROBOT TECH Speaking about honey...we take for granted that almost one third of the food we consume is pollinated by Honeybees, and yet they’ve been dying at alarming rates - so [...]

A letter to friends: we're stoked to introduce!

Hi friends, We’ve gotten a ton of positive feedback about our weekly newsletter, and we thought we’d share our story - why we created one, how we decided to revamp it, and then the exciting stuff. We want to thank you for all your support (you guys are awesome, really). As some of you know, we’re a modest sized team here in NYC. Bootstrapped with little time to devote to [...]

Instagram says more about you than you think.

Happy Friday! To end the week, we’d like to mix it up with Instagram filters, Zuckerberg news, creative wall decor, tips to evade cyber hacks, and Google’s long overdue travel app.   MACHINE LEARNING Your choice of Instagram filter says more about you than you think - according to a recent study by Harvard University’s Andrew Reece and the University of Vermont’s [...]

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