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This electric-shock bracelet helped me quit biting my nails

Pavlok 2 wearable claims to help reduce cravings and break bad habits. It releases a mild electric stimulus and uses aversion therapy to train your brain. Business Insider’s Abby Tang tested it out for two weeks to see if it could break her nail-biting habit. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
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This robotic farm uses 90% less water than traditional farming

Iron Ox’s robotic farm uses 90% less water than traditional farming. The plants are grown without soil in sensor-connected, hydroponic trays. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Following is the transcript of the video. This robotic farm uses 90% less water than traditional farming. According to the World Resources […]
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Watch Apple’s October 2018 event in 8 minutes

Apple held its October 2018 event in Brooklyn, where it announced the new iPad Pro, Mac Mini, and MacBook Air. Many of the products have features adopted from other Apple products – the new iPad Pro doesn’t have a home button and instead uses Face ID to unlock, while the […]
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How smart contracts will work

Following is a transcript of the video. Stephen Wolfram: I think one of the most interesting ideas that blockchain is surfacing is the idea of computational contracts. You know, normally when one sets up a contract, it’s something that’s written in, well, almost English, but actually it’s legalese because it […]
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Does your dog really love you?

You love your dog so much, but is the feeling mutual? Cognitive ethologist and author of “Canine Confidential,” Marc Bekoff explains. Following is the transcription from the video. Your dog is the best. You go on long walks together, cuddle up on the couch, and enjoy sloppy kisses. You really […]
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Everything we know about Samsung’s foldable phone

For years, Samsung has been rumoured to be working on a foldable smartphone. The company released a concept video in 2013 of what the phone might look like. The Galaxy F is expected to be revealed during Samsung’s Unpacked Event. The device is rumoured to have a 7-inch display, a […]
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How dragon sound effects for ‘Game of Thrones’ are made

Sound designers for “Game of Thrones” and “How to Train Your Dragon” get creative to invent the sound of a dragon. By layering the sounds of many animals, they can create the sound of a whole new creature. Sound designers can also take inspiration from humans and animals. Watch the […]
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Medical breakthroughs we will see in the next 50 years

How would you like to regrow limbs, or save babies born prematurely? What if a pig could help you with a replacement heart? The future of medicine may make all this possible, and more. Following is a transcript of the video. In the last century, we’ve eradicated smallpox and learned […]
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There are a set of wheels that let you drive side to side

Inventor William Liddiard invented a wheel with motorised internal rollers that can rotate a tire horizontally. A car with these wheels can move laterally or even rotate about its axis. Following is a transcript of this video. These wheels enable a car to move laterally along the ground. Inventor William […]
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How humans can communicate with aliens

Stephen Wolfram is an expert in computer languages. He has an interesting theory on how we may discover that what we learn from computer and artificial intelligence, could ultimately help us communicate with intelligent alien life. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Following is a transcript of the video. […]
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Why TV speakers suck

Each year TV picture quality improves, but the sound quality has not followed suit. As TVs get thinner and bezels get smaller, manufacturers start to sacrifice audio quality. Following is a transcript of the video. You just paid a ton of money for a brand new 4K TV. You get […]
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The world’s most dangerous venomous animals are all in Australia

Some of the world’s deadliest animals have venom that’s thousands of times more toxic than cyanide and can kill a human in minutes. Brown snakes, funnel web spiders, and the blue-ringed octopuses are among the animals that you do not want to mess with. We spoke with Steve Trim at […]
The world’s most dangerous venomous animals are all in Australia
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What’s going on with Elon Musk

Elon Musk’s tweets about the Thai Cave rescue, his comments during a Tesla earnings call, and sleeping at the Tesla factory have all raised questions from investors and the public. Amidst Tesla’s Model 3 production, Musk continues to be an unconventional CEO. Business Insider’s senior Correspondent, Matthew DeBord, breaks down […]
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