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The inventor of Roomba has created a weed-slashing robot for your garden

Roomba co-creator Joe Jones has created a garden Roomba for gardens with Franklin Robotics. Tertill uses sensors to identify weeds and cuts them down until they eventually die. It requires a small raised border to stay in the garden and it needs room between plants to get to all the weeds.

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GOLDMAN SACHS: Paypal is safe from Amazon — for now (AMZN, PYPL)

Amazon started its “Payments” platform in 2013, but it’s really taken off recently. With worries about Amazon taking over entire sectors, is the payment space safe?

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First Battery-Free Cellphone Harvests Power from Ambient Radio Signals, Light

“We’ve built what we believe is the first functioning cellphone that consumes almost zero power,” said co-author Dr. Shyam Gollakota, from the Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering at the University of Washington. Dr.

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Ryan Clapham on Twitter

#Breaking: Supermarket in Kharkiv, east Ukraine – all payment terminals look to have been hit by the #Petya #ransomeware

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Amazon buys Whole Foods in $14billion deal

Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a $14billion deal. Shares of the grocery store chain were halted for the pending news.

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Agile Died While You Were Doing Your Standup

As technology professionals, we have been stuck at metaphorical basecamp for years. We’ve looked at the summit, attempted the various routes other teams have created, and worked hard on dialling in the basics of making sure we have food, water, and shelter.

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