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UberEssentials is left stranded, an NFL YouTube channel and snow-shoveling robots

Until next time, UberEssentials (The Next Web)

BBC hopes to reach younger users by matching archived news events with their Facebook milestones (Quartz)

Watch out eBay, startup Twice wants to give you a run for your money (WIRED)

Google and the NFL team up for a dedicated sports YouTube channel (Engadget)

In the near future you may be able to put down the shovel and let your snow-shoveling robot do the dirty work (Gigaom)

City designs aimed at striking a better balance between public space and automobiles (GOOD)

“Herding cattle. Counting fish. Taking an animal’s temperature. Applying pesticides” and other ways drones could impact the food industry (Inc.)

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