Unbox Therapy found a use for $700 Apple wheels in a video that will bring a smile to your face.
The Verge explores Ikea’s push into smart home technology and why that’s a big deal.
For seven years, Ikea has treated the smart home as a hobby. That’s changing now that Björn Block’s Home Smart division has been promoted to the same importance as Living Room, Bedroom, and all the other Ikea businesses that have come to define the company. Ikea faces the challenge of teaming up with Google, Amazon, Apple, and other tech giants while also battling them for primacy in the home.
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Bloomberg Businessweek’s Ashlee Vance heads to Finland for a three-part exploration of this traditionally contented country’s tech industry.
Episode One tackles the critical role Nokia once played in its economy, and the devastating impact Apple’s iPhone had on both.
Since then, Finland has managed to revive the sector: Instead of the once-ubiquitous Nokia phone, Helsinki’s vibrant tech scene is now dominated by companies making mobile games like Angry Birds and Clash of Clans.
The Verge takes a look at the Skydio 2 – a drone that can fly itself, follow you around without crashing into trees.
This device is affordable at $999 for the aircraft itself. A pair of optional $150 controllers are a separate purchase if you need longer range and/or more control over filming.
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