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Zero Waste Kitchen initiative challenges restaurants to improve sustainability

Cutting food waste is a major focus of contemporary restaurants and ordering app maker Blue Cart is looking to help with its new Zero Waste Kitchen Initiative, a challenge among three chefs to improve sustainability.
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Celebrity Cruises brings smart home automation to its latest ship class

Celebrity Cruises has unveiled a ship that was designed in 3D. The Celebrity Edge won't be operational for a while, but the company offered a sneak peak at how technology will improve a guest's experience on the ship.
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New Vitamix Ascent Series blenders make sure you use the correct container

Vitamix Ascent blenders use NFC wireless to detect the container size you're using to give you the correct ingredient portion for that size. Two of the four models have preprogrammed settings for commonly blended recipes.
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Alexa, why aren’t you a dude? How female digital assistants reinforce stereotypes

From Apple's Siri to Microsoft's Alexa to Microsoft's Cortana, digital assistant almost always default to a female voice. Why do Silicon Valley's digital assistants skew female?
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Mirror-covered, home-shaped art installation reflects its desert environment

Decked top to bottom in mirrors, the Mirage art installation in California is the latest unique architectural achievement from artist Doug Aitken, who describes the piece as a human-scale kaleidoscope.
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: AWD electric skateboards and anti-surveillance shades

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!
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Cooler than the other side of the pillow: Awesome alarm clocks

People have vastly different sleeping preferences. Some individuals sleep more deeply than others, while others prefer to snooze before starting their day. Thankfully, there's an alarm clock for just about everyone.
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PassivDom makes totally autonomous homes capable of withstanding zombies

PassivDom, the maker of "the first totally autonomous house in the world," wants you to be able to enjoy an off-grid 3D-printed gadget house. Because sometimes, living in society just gets too hard.
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Latch shows off its new Latch R Series, a smart access system for the modern home

The inside of your home is smart, so shouldn't the exterior be getting cleverer too? The new Latch R Series from Latch is heralded as the "first smart access [system] for apartment and office building entrances and elevators."
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Chowbotics and its salad-making robot Sally want to prepare your next meal for you

First they came for our burgers, and now, they're coming for our salads, too. We're talking, of course, about robots -- those highly-trained creatures that have not only been programmed to help us flip patties, but now create…
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Power through your afternoon slump with the best espresso machines

Brew professional style espresso drinks and become the envy of your neighborhood with one of the best espresso machines on the planet. We have options across a range of budgets, so you can break your daily Starbucks habit.
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Elon Musk promises to solve south Australia’s energy crisis in 100 days

To help solve south Australia's growing energy issues, Elon Musk says he would fix the problem by building a function energy storage facility in 100 days or the service would be completely free.