Daily Archives: December 11, 2018

How Rivian is building the longest lasting batteries in the EV business

https://www.engadget.com/2018/12/11/rivian-building-longest-lasting-batteries-ev/ Rivian The Rivian R1T “adventure vehicle” made headlines and dropped jaws when it was revealed at the 2018 LA Auto Show last month, namely because nobody has ever really tried to make an all-electric pickup for the US market … Continue reading

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This Wiggling Robot Could Chase You on Land and Underwater

https://gizmodo.com/this-wiggling-robot-could-chase-you-on-land-and-underwa-1831001680 GIF: Pliant Energy Systems (YouTube) Copying one of Mother Nature’s designs is a clever shortcut when building robots that need to navigate our complex world. But those designs aren’t always adaptable—a fish can’t do much when it’s out of … Continue reading

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Comcast rejected by small town—residents vote for municipal fiber instead

https://arstechnica.com/?p=1426289 Getty Images | TwilightEye 0 with 0 posters participating A small Massachusetts town has rejected an offer from Comcast, and instead plans to build a municipal fiber broadband network. Comcast offered to bring cable Internet to up to 96 … Continue reading

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Did Vandals Destroy Ancient Rock Formations in Utah, or Is It All a Bizarre Hoax?

https://gizmodo.com/did-vandals-destroy-ancient-rock-formations-in-utah-or-1831010200 Two mysterious videos recently appeared online that allegedly show protected rock formations in the Utah desert being destroyed with explosives. The videos raise more questions than they answer, but if they’re fake, they’re very well done. In one clip, … Continue reading

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Guy Demonstrates His Sword Mastery With Video Game Effects Added

https://geekologie.com/2018/12/guy-demonstrates-his-sword-mastery-with.php This is a video of Youtuber Misozi-Salaryman slicing and dicing with a variety of different swords, which video editor Vasco added some sweet video game effects to. I’m into it. Of course I’m into swordplay in general and spend … Continue reading

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