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CES Debut: Peloton’s First Treadmill Offers Live Online Classes with Trainers

Fitness-industry darling Peloton launched its Internet-enabled smart stationary bike—the company’s very first commercial product—just 4 years ago. In that short time, it quickly amassed a legion of dedicated—even cultish—fans who regularly tune in to participate in live and on-demand cycling lessons with professional trainers and compete with other cyclists around the world. 262 more words

Gear

Bell’s Retro-Futuristic Air Taxi is the Part of Blade Runner We Want to Live In

The aviation world is fascinated with urban air taxis these days—small, autonomous, electric vehicles that can take off and land vertically. Developers hope these new aircraft will rescue urban-based travelers from gridlock and delay. 259 more words

Motors

On Politics: Welcome to the Screwed-By-a-Republican Club

Lots of voters had lots of reasons — real and imagined — for voting Republican (or not for a Democrat) for president and congress. A good number of independent editors were among those voters. 1,462 more words

Politics

BEARING WITNESS AND WHY

My exercise in self-censorship has been a colossal failure, in no small part because I decided to stay quiet through some of the most egregious stuff reported in my party, my industry, and the city where I work and live. 946 more words

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Cowboys to rack up 16,600km in air

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Australia

How the Internet further alienates responsibility its users.

Have you ever masked your own identity on the Internet? Well, we know that hackers can easily get any information about our true identity, but most Web-users we interact with can’t. 481 more words

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