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  • Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) issued a warning due to incidents of drones flying dangerously close to planes
  • In the UK, 800 companies are registered to use drones but public does not have to register
  • Drone users flying within 1000ft of planes have not been caught because they aren't registered
  • Architects are collaborating with veterinarians and consultants to design a 178,000 sq ft space
  • $48M project will be built on an unused cargo terminal for dogs, cats, horses, penguins, etc.
  • 70,000 animals pass through JFK every year
  • Got Series B funding from Saudi Royal Family, entertainment moguls and executives
  • Launched in 2013, it aggregates prices and availability from 800+ private flight providers in the US with 3K airplanes
  • For $9,000/year, members have total access to flights that JetSmarter pre-purchased at no extra cost
  • Printer can generate more than 2,100 structure types from 12 commercially available fragments
  • The complexity of natural compounds makes them impossible to synthesize
  • Compounds can be tweaked before printing, creating 'super-compounds' that can be adapted to become anti-resistant
  • Naughty America is the first major American company to create and release VR-based adult entertainment
  • VR porn so far has been used to deliver point-of-view experiences ideal for use with Google Cardboard
  • They will be releasing scenes on a weekly basis
  • $16.2 billion was raised in 2014, $34.4 billion expected in 2015
  • Industry is dominated by lending-based campaigns vs equity, raising $11.08 billion in 2014
  • "Asia accounts for much of last year’s growth, rising 320%, to $3.4 billion"
  • Mobile shopping app usage grew faster than any other category of apps
  • Overall app use was up 76% from 2013
  • Utilies and productivity apps had second-fastest growth followed by messaging apps; game apps fell behind
  • They're using tomato fibers to make wire holders and storage bins
  • They have used other items like denim jeans and shredded cash as replacement materials in their cars
  • They've also approached Coca-Cola, Nike, Proctor & Gamble to source more sustainable materials for cars
  • Uber won recent battle with NYC major wanting to cap growth of ride-hailing apps
  • Uber is adding 3% more vehicles per month
  • 100,000 new riders use Uber per month
  • Number of people in US seeking aid fell to 255,000, lowest since 1973
  • 223,000 jobs were added to economy in June
  • Unemployment rate is 5.3%, a 7-year low
  • Microsoft launched Windows 8.1 last year but was developing Windows 10
  • Windows 10 breaks up operating system components so that separate parts can be updated independently
  • Microsoft has hinted at continuing to update Windows as a service, updating regularly
  • They make them from hulls of coffee beans, creating filaments to 3D print the cup
  • They use many agricultural materials to create residuals and renewable plastic; from flax fiber, to soybean hull, to sugar beet pulp
  • They were awarded biggest APUC grant in the state's history
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