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  • LocalSqr Announces Partnership with Saks Fifth Avenue On Employee Healthy Eating Program

    LocalSqr Announces Partnership with Saks Fifth Avenue On Employee Healthy Eating Program

    LocalSqr is an app that aims to encourage healthy eating by promoting locally grown food. The app locates farmers markets and other organic produce suppliers in your vicinity, and if you end up shopping at one of these locations often, it rewards you with a special discount you can redeem from the vendors there. It’s a little like an app we reviewed today called Mango Health that… Read More

  • Food Is The New Frontier In Green Tech

    Food Is The New Frontier In Green Tech

    This is a guest post from Ali Partovi, angel investor, startup advisor and serial entrepreneur. He co-founded iLike, acquired by Myspace in 2009, and LinkExchange, acquired by Microsoft for $265 million in 1998. His portfolio has included successes as far-ranging as Zappos, Facebook, DropBox and OPOWER. Around Earth Day, we’re reminded about global warming and pollution, as well as… Read More

  • Dai Nippon's organic solar cells pave way for cheaper solar energy

    Dai Nippon's organic solar cells pave way for cheaper solar energy

    I think everyone agrees that using solar energy is generally a good thing to do, but there are usually two problems: cost and effective conversion rates (sun light to solar energy). Now Tokyo-based Dai Nippon Printing (DNP) has developed an organic thin-film solar cell that does away with the need for using (expensive) silicon for the production of these cells. And it’s relatively… Read More

  • Sony displaying wireless, organic EL TV

    The future is near! Soon the days of wireless, LCD technology will be gone and the era of wireless organic EL TV will be here. Sony is showing off the prototype at the companies dealer convention along with other non-wireless, organic EL TVs. The 3mm thick TV is simply a tech demo of what’s to come with Sony withholding pertinent information, such as battery life and range. We do… Read More

  • It's about time: 'Batter Blaster' pancakes in a can

    It's about time: 'Batter Blaster' pancakes in a can

    Oh hell yes. I loves me some pancakes but I hate all the preparation time and cleaning involved. Pancake batter dispensed using a patent-pending process similar to how Cheez Whiz is dispensed from an aerosol can? Patent pending?! It’s gotta be good! Batter Blaster is all organic and requires refrigeration, which I think is a good thing because it may have come off as a little weird to… Read More