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Dash is developing what it describes as “a Fitbit for cars”—a low-cost, easy-to-install device that analyzes how the car and driver are performing and then provides feedback (by voice, while the car is in transit, as well as via an app and weekly emails). The company was selected for TechStars NYC’s most recent startup accelerator […]

While 3D printing technology has been around for nearly 30 years—and appeared on our Things to Watch list for 2011—it’s lately become far more accessible to consumers and small business. With manufacturers now selling printers in the $1,000 range, several retailers have started offering the devices. Amazon is selling 40-plus 3D printers that range from […]

Thus far this year, the coming-out of professional American athletes Jason Collins, Fallon Fox, Brittney Griner and Robbie Rogers has strengthened the push of the LGBTQIA+ community to combat homophobia and transphobia in sports. Some brands have backed this effort as well—notably Nike, which signed basketball players Collins and Griner to endorsement deals after they […]


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