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This new travel app uses AR to keep kids entertained on layovers

Augmented reality can now help keep kids entertained while waiting for flights with a digital geocaching kids travel app from Heathrow. Kids find digital badges hidden around the terminal, then trade them in for actual badges. The post This new travel app uses AR to keep kids entertained on layovers appeared first on Digital Trends. Digital Trends: Visit Site

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Barcelona isn’t the new Silicon Valley – and that’s a good thing

In post-crisis Spain things are beginning to pick up. The country is the 4th destination for international tech talent and Barcelona, the second largest city after Madrid, is ranked at number 5 of 60 European startup hubs in Europe by the Mobile World Congress (MWC). Attracted by the lifestyle, a relatively low cost of living, and dozens upon dozens of co-working spaces, you’ll find many startups, “digital nomads” and European entrepreneurs operating in the city. Nevertheless, unemployment in the country is still hovering at 17.8 percent. Youth unemployment is at…

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Why robots may soon steal all manufacturing jobs – but it’s not all bad news

Robots have been taking our jobs since the 1960s. So why are politicians and business leaders only now becoming so worried about robots causing mass unemployment? It comes down to the question of what a robot really is. While science fiction has often portrayed robots as androids carrying out tasks in the much the same way as humans, the reality is that robots take much more specialised forms. Traditional 20th century robots were automated machines and robotic arms building cars in factories. Commercial 21st century robots are supermarket self-checkouts, automated…

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Amazon Pay Places expands to more brick-and-mortar stores

Amazon Pay Places, one of the online retailer’s first forays in brick-and-mortar payments, now works at select TGI Friday’s locations. It’s an expansion of Amazon’s Pay platform, which launched in 2007. The post Amazon Pay Places expands to more brick-and-mortar stores appeared first on Digital Trends. Digital Trends: Visit Site

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Amazon adds more Dash Buttons because so many people are using them

Amazon Dash Buttons exist for over 600 brands and in countries all over the world. The retailer wants to make the shopping experience almost invisible, especially if it keeps you buying from Amazon, of course. The post Amazon adds more Dash Buttons because so many people are using them appeared first on Digital Trends. Digital Trends: Visit Site

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