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Edible Innovations: Turning Ugly Fruit into Delicious Juice

Edible Innovations: Turning Ugly Fruit into Delicious Juice

Two out of five fruits and vegetables are “too ugly” to be sold in markets and grocery stores. They are the building blocks of Ugly Juice.

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Edible Innovations: Farming Edible Insects at Home with Don Bugito

Edible Innovations: Farming Edible Insects at Home with Don Bugito

Monica Martinez has always been a maker. Through her work for Don Bugito, she hopes to bring a healthier alternative to the protein market.

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Edible Innovations: Upcycling Spent Beer Grain into Tasty Granola Bars

Edible Innovations: Upcycling Spent Beer Grain into Tasty Granola Bars

Where some saw waste, Dan Kurzock and Jordan Schwartz saw an opportunity. They developed a healthy granola bar from spent beer grains.

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An Open Valve: How a Modding Community Shaped the Future of Virtual Reality

An Open Valve: How a Modding Community Shaped the Future of Virtual Reality

How did a traditional gaming software company end up creating arguably the most cutting-edge VR hardware on the market, the HTC Vive?

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Glowforge’s Dan Shapiro Talks Startups, Laser Cutters, and Robot Turtles

Glowforge’s Dan Shapiro Talks Startups, Laser Cutters, and Robot Turtles

Dan Shapiro, CEO and co-founder of Glowforge, talks with us about the impact of the Maker movement.

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Software Incubator Y Combinator To Begin Funding Hardware Startups

Software Incubator Y Combinator To Begin Funding Hardware Startups

Y Combinator, one of the most famous incubator programs in the industry, today announced added support for the growing number of hardware startups they fund.

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