Starbucks to ban smoking outside cafes, Volvo uses Twitter as focus group and BMW designs a gaming machine.

Obama bets that computers & satellite phones will make Iran’s elections democratic. Quartz

Starbucks to ban smoking within 25 feet of cafes. USA Today

Volvo uses Twitter for digital focus group. MediaPost

Ex-Microsoft manager plans to create first U.S. marijuana brand. Yahoo

Walmart introduces huge tractor trailer trucks to increase fuel economy. Treehugger

BMW designs the ultimate gaming machine. Jalopnik

TSA eliminates all invasive X-ray machines. NBC News

Chinese e-commerce giant offers three-hour delivery. PandoDaily

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