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Meet the Guy Who Holds the Guinness World Record For Collecting Spreadsheets
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harrymcc writes: Ariel Fischman, a financial advisor in Mexico City, has been using spreadsheet software for 30 years. And in recent years he’s been collecting it: VisiCalc, 1-2-3, Excel, Quattro, and lesser lights in their once-familiar boxes, in a dizzying array of variants stretching back to the 1970s. Last year, Guinness World Records certified that […]

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Mixing John Lennon's Imagine: We meet engineer Rob Stevens     – CNET
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It’s a dream job for an engineer. Rob Stevens tells us how he brings out the best in John Lennon’s solo work.

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Meet Salto, the terrifying robot that hops around like a frog     – CNET
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It’s called “Salto-1P” and it’s a “monopedal jumping robot capable of continuous high-power hopping”. It’s now playing hopscotch.

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Meet the bonnethead, the world's first omnivorous shark     – CNET
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The bonnethead shark is the first omnivore of its kind, incorporating plant in its diet.

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Hydrate, intoxicate, caffeinate, repeat: Meet the startups pouring the future
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Joanna Glasner Contributor More posts by this contributor VCs serve up a large helping of cash to startups disrupting food US startups off to a strong M&A run in 2018 These days, it seems like everyone with extra cash has some kind of pricey drinking habit. It might be fine wine, craft beer or cocktails. […]

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Nintendo's enjoying a renaissance. Meet the man helping to keep it that way     – CNET
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Shinya Takahashi, Nintendo’s planning and development head, spills secrets about why the company’s pumping out so many good games lately.

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Game of Thrones unsheathed: Meet the woman behind the swords     – CNET
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With season 8 set to be “bigger and badder”, we talk with Natalia Lee, the expert behind the bloody mayhem.

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Meet 11 new startups launching out of the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator
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Today, 11 new companies launch out of the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator based in NYC. This is the 14th cohort of startups to launch out of ERA, and each company has received $100,000 in seed funding from the accelerator. These startups span a wide variety of industries, from hospitality to new retail to healthcare. So without […]

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Meet the quantum blockchain that works like a time machine
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A new – and theoretical – system for blockchain -based data storage could ensure that hackers will not be able to crack cryptocurrencies once we all enter the quantum era. The idea, proposed by researchers at the Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand, would secure our crypto futures for decades to coming using a […]

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