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Uber’s CEO is on leave — meet the 14 new executives running the company

Uber s got a whole new team at the top. In the wake of a series of scandals and a report recommending wide-ranging changes at the company, CEO Travis Kalanick announced Tuesday he s taking a leave of absence. It s unclear how long he ll be gone.  Kalanick s leave is only the latest example of the upheaval in Continue reading Uber s CEO is on leave — meet the 14 new executives running the company
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Meet Nintendo’s new $150 2DS XL console, launching July 28

 Nintendo has a new handheld video game system it released pretty much out of the blue on Thursday. The 2DS XL is basically a 3DS XL without the 3D, with a smaller physical footprint for more portability, but with the same size large, dual displays you’ll find on the 3DS XL. The new console hits Continue reading Meet Nintendo’s new $150 2DS XL console, launching July 28
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Meet SwapBots, an augmented-reality toy that pairs with the iPad

With so many kid-friendly games, apps, and programs these days, it can be hard for parents to pry their kids away from the screen—but not all screen time has to be passive.  SwapBots is a new line of physical toys that spring to life when paired with a smartphone or tablet, thanks to augmented reality. The toy itself is made up of various blocks that you stack up, three pieces high, to make a character—pick between different feet, torsos, and heads. The blocks are lightweight, and are easier to stack than your standard Lego bricks. SwapBots Once your bot is ready to roll, the app will walk you through the pairing process, which only takes seconds and involves holding the toy up in front of the camera. Once activated, your character will begin to move—flapping its wings, wiggling its tentacles, or whatever features you’ve given your bot.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
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Meet the 3 suits who ditched life in the City to launch a startup that makes 100% natural running snacks

LONDON — Meet ex-lawyer Rob Martineau, ex-private equity analyst Guy Hacking, and ex-business insights exec Tom Stancliffe. They re three men in their early thirties who ditched corporate jobs in the City of London to pursue a passion they all share: running. In 2013, the trio ran 39 marathons in 30 days — raising close to Continue reading Meet the 3 suits who ditched life in the City to launch a startup that makes 100% natural running snacks
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