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Magic Leap has something better than a product: Potential

It may seem like the hype around virtual and augmented reality technologies couldn't get any bigger. But a new $800 million investment in Magic Leap shows that promise matters more than reality.

By February 2, 2016

 
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F-U-N-D-E-D

F-U-N-D-E-D is a regular column looking -- and sometimes laughing -- at what Silicon Valley has backed in the last week.

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BeOn's bulbs bank $2.9 million in funding round

The new investment pours additional financing into BeOn's security-minded smart LED bulbs, helping the company create new models.

By February 4, 2016

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Wearable robots for the paralyzed take a step forward

A next-gen exoskeleton, now on sale, highlights how the latest robots are merging science fiction with reality.

By February 2, 2016

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Elon Musk helps fund AI to protect humanity

OpenAI, a research group launched with $1 billion from Elon Musk, Sam Altman and Peter Thiel, aims to make sure artificial intelligence doesn't run amok.

By December 11, 2015

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Fund this: Trivoly turns your regular watch into a smartwatch

Can a smartwatch have its guts on the outside? This Kickstarter project says so.

By November 3, 2015

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Fund this: Eora turns your smartphone into a 3D scanner

Green-laser scanning gets affordable with this Kickstarter project, which will retail for $330.

By October 26, 2015

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Loser.com redirects to Iowa nonwinner Donald Trump

Technically Incorrect: It can't be easy for a man who has tweeted that coming second is coming nowhere to now be associated with losing.

By February 2, 2016

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F-U-N-D-E-D: Your butler is a text message away

Looking for someone to serve you? No matter where you live, there's probably a startup just waiting to become your virtual butler.

By October 9, 2015

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Human gene editing is about to happen, but don't freak out just yet

Commentary: A British research team has gotten the go-ahead to edit the DNA of a human embryo using breakthrough tech that could cure cancer -- or bring on a comic-book-style mutant apocalypse.

By February 5, 2016

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Fund this: Turn your iPhone into a VR rig with Shot camera add-on

For as little as $69 on Kickstarter, you can capture virtual-reality photos and videos using just your phone.

By October 1, 2015