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mattresses

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Jump in my (green) bed

Keetsa mattresses are made with 100% recycled steel coils, scrap memory foam bits, and a variety of sustainable materials like bamboo fabrics and unbleached natural cotton.

By Mar. 20, 2008

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Meta's Meron Gribetz and the rise of the natural machine

Meta expects to have the virtual equivalent of a MacBook Air and iPhone built into a pair of 3D, augmented-reality Ray-Bans controlled by your hands within the next two years.

By Aug. 9, 2013

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Smart mattress checks pressure with thousands of sensors

The MAP System introduces a new concept in bedsore prevention: a "continuous bedside pressure mapping system" fitted right onto the mattress.

By Jul. 24, 2013

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After two months with Android, I'm going back to iPhone. Here's why.

While I can see the benefits of the Android platform, especially with regard to hardware, it's just not the mobile experience I want.

By Mar. 28, 2014

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The 404 1,224: Where we get in bed with the Sleep Doctor (podcast)

The Sleep Doctor is back in the building, and we've been hoarding questions for his return. Today we'll talk to him about why daylight saving time causes spikes in heart attacks, pro tips on what to pack in your airplane sleep kit, the best white noise and sleep tracking apps for your smartphone, and why there are no shortcuts to a good night's rest.

By Mar. 11, 2013

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AirBnB raises funding, launches iPhone app

The start-up began as a way for budget travelers to find couches and spare rooms for low-cost crashing, but has since expanded to offer private islands and castles for rent, too.

By Nov. 10, 2010

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Airbnb founder: Banning private rentals as silly as banning cars

Expect the will of the people to prevail when it comes to overpowering regulatory restrictions against renting out private lodgings, Airbnb Joe Gebbia argues.

By Jun. 5, 2013

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Is the iPad helping women read erotic books?

It seems that sales of female-targeted erotica are pointing up. One report attributes this to the additional privacy offered by tablets. Yes, people think you're reading Jane Eyre, but you're not.

By Mar. 17, 2012

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The 404 817: Where we sleep great and lose weight (podcast)

The Sleep Doctor Michael Breus is back in the studio telling us about his new book, "The Sleep Doctor's Diet Plan: Lose Weight through Better Sleep." We also have two copies of the book to give away, so be sure to follow The Sleep Doctor and The 404 on Twitter, mention both of us in a tweet, and you'll be on your way boosting your metabolism, decreasing your hunger, and increasing your energy and willpower!

By May. 10, 2011

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2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS550

Mercedes-Benz bolsters its reputation for luxury with the 2012 CLS550. A powerful and efficient engine propels this sleek ride, and there are a number of advanced driver-assistance features.

By Aug. 8, 2011

4 stars Editor's rating Aug. 8, 2011