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Tomorrow Daily 038: HitchBOT crosses Canada, drone delivery logistics, and charging with noise

Ever since Amazon released that crazy drone delivery video, we've been curious how the logistics would work. Now, a group of Belgian students at KU Leuven are testing their own delivery UAV, and the logistics required to transport items to specific locations.

By August 19, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 038: HitchBOT crosses Canada, drone delivery logistics, and charging with noise

On todays show, we celebrate hitchBOT's successful journey across Canada, ponder drone delivery and how it might work, and hope recharging your devices with noise comes around sooner rather than later.

By August 19, 2014

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The Melt update: Great logistics--and free bacon!

A field trip to a local Melt restaurant reveals the chain's secret economic sauce and how it guards against denial-of-lunch attacks. Also, a bug is uncovered.

By November 3, 2011

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Amazon wants to hire 80,000 temp workers for holidays

The e-commerce site's massive fulfillment network continues to grow as it kicks off its busiest time of year.

By October 15, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 066: Smart trucks, added value VR experiences, flying cars, and more

We've all dreamed about flying cars, but now that a production-ready model is about to make its debut, we're having second thoughts. Some people drive terribly on the ground, so we can't even imagine how bad it could get in the sky.

By October 9, 2014

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Zuckerberg is world's best CEO, Twitter the eighth wonder, says Marc Andreessen

The venture capitalist has been tweeting up a storm, sharing his thoughts on everything from startups to activist shareholders. In an exclusive interview, Andreessen offers his take on the Apple Watch, bitcoin and dot-com blunders.

By October 7, 2014

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Elon Musk thinks you could travel to Mars really soon

The SpaceX founder hopes to put humans on Mars in the mid-2020s, but that's just the first tiny baby step toward creating his vision of a Martian metropolis.

By October 3, 2014

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Amazon worker strike expands to fifth German facility

The workers argue that Amazon isn't paying them enough, while the company says they're actually paid at the upper level of their grade.

By September 24, 2014

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Japanese company plans space elevator by 2050

Japan's giant construction company, Obayashi Corporation, has announced that it plans to build an elevator into space by the year 2050.

By September 23, 2014

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Alibaba's blockbuster IPO: Why you should care about the Chinese giant

CNET breaks down Alibaba's sprawling e-commerce empire and explains why everyone's been talking about the Chinese company's initial public offering.

By September 19, 2014