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East Palo Alto: Life on the other side of Silicon Valley's tracks

Wedged between techie territories like Palo Alto and Menlo Park, this once down-and-out California town is trying to turn itself around while still keeping its identity. We paid a visit on Road Trip 2015.

By August 31, 2015

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We had lunch at a fully automated restaurant

We visited a futuristic eatery called Eatsa that just opened in San Francisco. You don't have to deal with humans there, just screens.

By September 2, 2015

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Meet Da Poke Shack, one of finest restaurants in the US -- according to Yelp

The power of the Internet makes a takeout joint in Kona, Hawaii, one of the highest-reviewed US restaurants on Yelp.

By May 3, 2015

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Restaurant scans faces, lets the beautiful eat free

Have your face scanned at this Zhengzhou, China, eatery. If a panel of experts deem you good-looking, your meal's on the house.

By January 13, 2015

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Restaurant uses parachutes, PayPal to deliver sandwiches

If your restaurant is on the seventh floor and your customers are down on the street, how do you get them their food quickly and efficiently? Throw it out the window of course.

By March 21, 2014

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What's on the menu? Just ask Google

Now you can tell the search engine to "show me the menu" and it will oblige your request straightaway.

By February 28, 2014

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KITT out your car with Fujitsu voice-controlled assistant

Fujitsu's prototype automotive voice command system is just like Knight Rider, with slightly more directions to restaurants and slightly less duffing up baddies.

By February 24, 2014

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It's not the bus, stupid. It's the system

The tech backlash is getting out of hand, and too many people are looking in all the wrong places for a villain to blame.

By January 25, 2014

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Science says perfect french fries lie beyond Mars

Food researchers have pinned down the ideal gravitational conditions for frying "potato sticks," and they're not found on this side of the asteroid belt.

By January 6, 2014

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A look into the mind-bending Google Glass of 2029

How far-fetched is it, really, to go from today's Google Glass to nanobots communicating between your brain and a Google cloud that is indistinguishable from a human?

By August 15, 2013