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High-speed Hyperloop project ready for key test in Nevada

Engineers will soon conduct a crucial test of a futuristic technology championed by entrepreneur Elon Musk that seeks to revolutionize transportation by sending passengers and cargo packed into pods through an intercity system of vacuum tubes. Hyperloop One, the Los-Angeles-based company developing the technology, is gearing up to send a …

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Fitbit tries to catch up to the Apple Watch

Fitbit gave Apple a two-and-a-half-year head start on smartwatches. Now it’s finally trying to catch up. The leader in wearable devices is hoping the Fitbit Ionic will drum up interest in its brand and a tech category that’s lost some appeal. The “space-themed” smartwatch ($299.95) is $30 more than its …

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Uber’s new CEO will have to deal with Uber’s old CEO

Meet the new boss, sitting next to the old boss. If he accepts the position, Khosrowshahi will face a long list of challenges, including reforming Uber’s office culture after sexual harassment allegations and curbing its steep losses enough to take the company public. But somewhere near the top of the …

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