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Tesla's CEO Accepts $1 per Year From the Company

April 24, 2015 | by USA Today | Comments

Elon Musk has paid himself California's minimum wage for the past two years, but he only kept $1 and returned the rest to Tesla Motors. 

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Crazy Cars You Won't Want to Buy at Shanghai's Auto Show

April 23, 2015 2:28 pm | by Wall Street Journal

There are fast cars, smart cars and self-driving cars, but what about crazy cars? Carlos Tejada takes us to the Shanghai Auto Show for a preview of high-tech autos that you may not want to drive.

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3D Printing the Space Colonies of the Future

April 22, 2015 3:29 pm | by The Wall Street Journal

Astronaut Barry Wilmore aboard the International Space Station, engineers and scientists are turning to 3D printing as a way to build tools, spare parts, and one day, perhaps, even shelters for space colonists. 

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The E-Cig That Tells You How Much You Smoke

April 21, 2015 2:57 pm | by CNNMoney

The Smokio e-cigarette pairs with an app on your phone to keep track of how much you smoke, and how much money you've saved by not buying tobacco cigarettes.

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The Most Expensive Regulation in Manufacturing History

April 21, 2015 2:24 pm | by NAMvideo

The National Association of Manufacturers released a new study that states the ozone regulation under consideration by the EPA will be the most expensive regulation of all time. 

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Mashing Up a Plane and a Car

April 20, 2015 2:57 pm | by USA TODAY

Jeff Bloch, also known as "Speedy Cop", is a Washington D.C. police officer who's been building out-of-left-field cars for years. His plane-car is a mashup of an old Cessna prop plane and 1987 Toyota van.

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Has Elon Musk Turned Tesla Around?

April 20, 2015 2:30 pm | by Bloomberg Business

Bloomberg’s Ashlee Vance reports on Google’s negotiation for a deal to buy a nearly bankrupt Tesla. 

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Micro Robots Drive Bayer's High-Tech Vision

April 17, 2015 2:20 pm | by CNNMoney

Pharmaceutical company Bayer has found success by shifting its focus to life sciences, and introducing technology and automation into every stage of its processes.

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Tea Wars: Coke & Pepsi Face Off

April 17, 2015 2:16 pm | by CNNMoney

As the soda market flattens, Cristina Alesci explains why Coca-Cola and PepsiCo are trying to attract health-conscience millennials with ready-to-drink teas.

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One Up-And-Coming Company Gives Detroit a Chance

April 16, 2015 2:23 pm | by CBS News

Steven Bock heads up Shinola, but it’s not the shoeshine Shinola your grandfather remembers. They are a unique company that does make high-end products, which has chosen Detroit as the place to hang their corporate hat.

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April Marks Equal Pay Day

April 15, 2015 3:21 pm | by Maura Falk, Associate Editor

Yesterday marked the number of days more a woman has to work past December 31 in order to make the same as the average man did in the previous year. 

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Digital Factories: The Fourth Industrial Revolution?

April 15, 2015 2:12 pm | by CNNMoney

Is this a vision of the future of industry? Fewer workers, more machines, fully automated.

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3D Printing 'Will Bring Mass Customization'

April 14, 2015 3:18 pm | by CNNMoney

3D printing pioneers say their technology can return us to our pre-industrial roots, where customized designs trump mass production.

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A Beer That is Literally Out of This World

April 14, 2015 3:15 pm | by CNNMoney

Oregon-based Ninkasi Brewing Company just released 'Ground Control,' a beer made with yeast that's been sent to space and back.

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Ecovative Design: Manufactured Wood Made Without Trees

April 13, 2015 2:23 pm | by Bloomberg Business

Ecovative Design has made a mission of replacing synthetic plastic polymers with natural mushroom based polymers. After disrupting the packaging industry with a line of fully biodegradable mushroom packaging, they are now setting their sights on replacing manufactured wood products.

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Ultra-Luxury Automakers Spark $1M Car Trend

April 10, 2015 3:11 pm | by Bloomberg Business

Luxury automakers are pushing the limits of high-end automobiles with the latest trend delivering vehicles with a purchase price topping out at more than $1 million.

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Why Everyone in the U.S. Will Feel California's Drought

April 10, 2015 1:49 pm | by Bloomberg Business

As the drought in California enters a fourth year, consumers across the country could pay the price at the supermarket.

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Ford CEO Discusses Latest Models and Technology

April 9, 2015 1:37 pm | by CBS News

Ford Motor Company revealed new models at the New York International Auto Show. CEO Mark Fields talks about what to expect from the company.

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GM Cars Will Spy on Your Teen's Driving

April 8, 2015 2:44 pm | by CNNMoney

General Motors' new Teen Driver monitoring system can track your child's speed and give you a driving report card. But can it track adults as well?

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Colleges Help City Kids Join Robotics Craze

April 7, 2015 2:17 pm | by The Associated Press

Michigan high school students from some urban districts are able to compete in robotics thanks to the good will, plus the space, tools and know-how of nearby universities.

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A Tour of the New York International Auto Show

April 6, 2015 1:59 pm | by The Verge

A walk-through of the New York Auto Show floor and some of the big announcements.

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