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plumber

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Order a plumber like you would an Uber car with ClubLocal

New home services company lets you order repair people via an app and tracks their ETA to your house.

By June 6, 2013

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GE's FirstBuild facility opens its doors

The GE FirstBuild facility is now open to the public and it shared several new prototypes to mark the occasion.

By July 24, 2014

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Window and insulation experts the next plumbers?

Emerging technologies geared toward closing a "thermal envelope" in green building, already the largest growth market in construction, are poised to see increased growth by 2020, report says.

By August 3, 2011

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For Nintendo GamePad, this retry comes with a toy story

Game maker hopes a bevy of fresh titles with new play styles will make the tablet controller and its accompanying Wii U console more appealing.

By June 10, 2014

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From 8-bit to hot bod: Meet real-life Super Mario

Who knew Mario was so sexy? Mercedes-Benz Japan trots out a hunky human version of the iconic gamer character for a new ad campaign.

By May 30, 2014

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Rideable Super Mario Kart races into reality (for kids anyway)

A battery-powered Super Mario Kart toy car speeds its way from the video game realm into your home, ready to take young Marios for a spin.

By February 24, 2014

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SmartThings opens shop for Internet of Things

CEO Alex Hawkinson hopes to build a giant "physical graph," an analog to the social graph, for the Internet of Things.

By August 21, 2013

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Life-size Mario seeks a new home

When he's not starring in video games, Mario moonlights as one of the greatest game room decorations of all time.

By July 31, 2013

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Norah the jet bike: Horribly unsafe, terribly fun

Hobbyist inventor and several-time Guinness World Record holder Colin Furze has strapped a pulse jet to a rickety old bicycle. Why? Well, in his mad world, why not?

By June 11, 2013

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Peter Thiel funds next round of under-20 entrepreneurs

The latest group of "20 Under 20" Thiel Fellows includes a junior at Harvard who's leaving to work on education software. Other projects: a desktop fabricator for electronics and a telepresence device.

By May 9, 2013