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World Emoji Day ... and more!

Yes you’ve read that right. World Emoji Day is celebrated every 17th July. I didn’t know it myself until the 13 July, when, while looking for news about the new set of 250 emoji that was set to be released in July (and it has been effectively released by Unicode), but that will probably arrive on iOS and Android devices this fall, this news came up. 522 more words


New Car Technology Leads To Concerns About Invasion Of Privacy

BALTIMORE (WJZ) – From TVs to automobiles, buying new often means getting the latest technology, from touch screens to wi-fi capability. But is there a price for this accessibility? 287 more words


Experts Look At Using Technology To Prevent Deaths In Hot Cars

By Cherri Gregg

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Every year in the US nearly forty children die of heatstroke after being trapped inside of a hot vehicle. 194 more words


Startup of the Week - RetirementPlan.io

There is a rapidly growing market of people who are tired of paying a portion of their assets annually to someone to manage their retirement planning. 693 more words


Startup of the Week - Copperstone Technologies

This week we talked to Stephen Dwyer, Jamie Yuen and Nicolas Olmedo, founders of Copperstone Technologies. Copperstone develops small, low-cost devices that measure equipment location and other important variables such as temperature, vibration, and environmental conditions to help companies understand whether their equipment is working properly in very remote locations. 562 more words


We Are Not In A Tech Bubble Yet?

Last week I had the opportunity to attend the PreMoney Conference by 500 Startups. It was one of the largest gatherings of investors and industry leaders I have ever seen. 979 more words


Doctors Using Electronic Medical Records To Improve Care

By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - When electronic medical records were first introduced several years ago, many doctors were fearful of the idea of trusting computers with patient information or sending prescriptions directly to the pharmacists. 119 more words

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