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Practical drone delivery testing by KU Leuven on Tomorrow Daily

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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Think the Super Bowl is high tech? Come back for a regular 49ers game

Fans at the big game won't be able to do things normally allowed on the Levi's Stadium app. But there are still plenty of features to keep them busy.

By February 6, 2016

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How CGI and old-school trickery created two towering Tom Hardy performances in one film

Cinematographer Dick Pope reveals the mix of new-fangled and classic filmmaking tricks that created Hardy's award-winning dual role in gangster movie "Legend".

By February 1, 2016

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Amazon may let indie merchants ship directly to Prime customers

Such a move could expand the number of items available for free, two-day shipping and ease logistics at the world's biggest e-commerce company, according to reports.

By May 15, 2015

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Sidecar rolls out medical marijuana delivery in SF

Ride-share startup's expansion into logistics comes amid fierce competition with better-funded rivals Uber and Lyft

By May 12, 2015

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Ways to coordinate volunteers

Whether you're a parent organizing a school fundraiser or a manager coordinating an employee training, handling the logistics of running a big event can be difficult and stressful. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on a couple of websites and apps that aim to take the pain out of event planning.

By May 8, 2015

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Alibaba launching effort to woo US retailers

The Chinese e-commerce giant's new Alipay ePass platform is designed to ease logistics for US-based companies that want to sell their wares directly to buyers in China.

By January 16, 2015

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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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Microsoft ends German partnership over Motorola patent suits

Software company was working with a firm named Arvato, but will now move logistics services to the Netherlands over concerns about Motorola Mobility patent suits.

By April 2, 2012