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  • Are you always switching eyeglasses? Well, technology might finally have a solution for you.
  • Are you always switching eyeglasses? Well, technology might finally have a solution for you.
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  • apps
  • The 2012 London Games mark the first time that you can experience your favorite Olympic sport in the palm of your hand, live. Some are calling these games the "App Olympics" because of the hundreds of apps associated with the games.
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apps, drive to discover
  • Celebs get in on the startup act
  • Many celebrities have chosen to dive into the business world of Internet startups and apps.
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celebrity, apps, drive to discover
  • From flower shops to taxis, more small businesses are using a mobile phone to swipe your credit card.
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cellphone, smartphones, credit cards, palo alto, drive to discover
  • San Franciscos Exploratorium will move into its new building and promises to use new technologies in ways never before seen in a museum.
  • San Francisco's Exploratorium will move into its new building and promises to use new technologies in ways never before seen in a museum.
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  • An entrepreneurs new website allows you to find your own family history.
  • An entrepreneur's new website allows you to find your own family history. It has proven to be a huge success.
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redwood city, drive to discover
  • More IP addresses added in Internet upgrade
  • A new address system begins this week to make the Internet zippier and to make more room for devices with IP addresses.
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computers, television, internet, cellphone, drive to discover
  • Augmented reality glasses
  • The internet has turned cellphones into mini handheld computers. Now eyeglasses could be next.
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google, drive to discover
  • drone
  • People are buying drones to capture stunning video and images, but their use is creating some serious legal questions.
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  • High tech mirrors and video are being used to make backing up a vehicle safer.
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  • Computer worker
  • Apps are so yesterday. There's a new buzzword in Silicon Valley: Big Data.
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jobs, silicon valley, computers, google, facebook, drive to discover
  • YikeBike
  • There's a new personal commuting device in town. It's an electric bike, but it's unlike any bicycle you've ever seen.
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bikes, transportation, drive to discover
  • In Santa Clara this weekend, nearly 5,000 people attended something called "Bricks by the Bay".
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santa clara, gadgets, robots, drive to discover
  • Dick Post
  • The drive to discover has kept Dick Post working for nearly a hundred years. At 94, he is still cranking out patents and inventions.
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lawrence livermore lab, drive to discover
  • celluloid film
  • The movie industry will do away with celluloid film in 2013, so what's next for movies?
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movies, drive to discover
  • In the coming year, major auto manufacturers will begin selling 14 new pure-electric cars.
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electric vehicles, drive to discover
  • Electronic skateboard
  • Electronic skateboards are now appearing on the streets of San Francisco. It's a better way to get to work.
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  • Via Mobile Money
  • In this Drive to Discover report, we take a look at a possible replacement for wire transfers -- texting money.
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cellphone, smartphones, palo alto, drive to discover
  • This week saw the arrival of the first 3D printers that can print porcelain, and the first home multicolor printer.
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  • Cheap plastic could be used to detect nukes
  • Lawrence Livermore Lab has announced a new material for sniffing out nuclear bombs, and it amounts to a cheap piece of plastic.
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  • TVs
  • As one year gives way to a new one, some technology invariably gives way to a new one, too.
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internet, computers, television, radio, iPad, iPod, iTunes, iphone, blackberry, drive to discover
  • Touch sreen TV
  • Microsoft begins accepting orders for its new touchscreen TV called "Surface," just as multi-touch technology takes off.
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microsoft, tablets, computers, television, drive to discover
  • tablet
  • The next generation of tablet doesn't just react to touch commands -- it responds with touch of its own.
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tablets, computers, drive to discover
  • Camera and flowers
  • A new kind of camera allows a person to focus on objects in a picture long after the image is snapped.
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  • Solar panel graphic
  • One Bay Area company helped solar energy break a record this week.
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