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Google now shows you how to avoid lines at restaurants and coffee shops

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You might want to check Google the next time you try to beat morning rush at the coffee shop.

The company rolled out a new search feature Tuesday that allows you to see when a specific business is most likely to be busy.

Location cards in Google searches now show a “popular time” section, along with the business’ address, phone number and hours. The section, which is based on “historical visits to this place,” provides an…

Google now shows you how to avoid lines at restaurants and coffee shops

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You might want to check Google the next time you try to beat morning rush at the coffee shop.

The company rolled out a new search feature Tuesday that allows you to see when a specific business is most likely to be busy.

Location cards in Google searches now show a “popular time” section, along with the business’ address, phone number and hours. The section, which is based on “historical visits to this place,” provides an…

Motorola unveils the 3rd-generation, water-resistant Moto G

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Motorola has a big day planned. It’s rolling out two new phones in the U.S.: a flagship Moto X update and a lower-end, more road-ready Moto G.

The handset maker, though, got the party started early and just unveiled the water-resistant (IPX7-rated) Moto G in India.

The wait is finally over! Introducing #MotoG (3rd Gen). A phone that’s always there for you#IPx7 pic.twitter.com/DzNkqdrTwl

— Motorola India (@MotorolaIndia) July 28, 2015

According to a series of tweets from Motorola India, the…

The best and worst U.S. states for people with disabilities

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The Americans With Disabilities Act, which prohibits discrimination based on disability, turns 25 on Sunday

The civil rights legislation has helped countless people by improving accessibility and curbing discrimination, but its existence does not mean equality has been achieved. Many strides have been made, among them more inclusive services from state governments for Americans with disabilities. But a new report illustrates there’s still a widespread need for improvement.

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The best and worst U.S. states for people with disabilities

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The Americans With Disabilities Act, which prohibits discrimination based on disability, turns 25 on Sunday

The Americans With Disabilities Act has helped countless people by improving accessibility and curbing discrimination, but its existence does not mean equality has been achieved.

Many strides have been made since the civil rights legislation was enacted, among them more inclusive services from state governments, including spending on home services to help disabled Americans. But a new…

Amazon is now bigger than Walmart

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Amazon, with its online power, has grown even bigger than Walmart

Amazon’s market value surged past Walmart’s in after-hours trading Thursday, fueled by an unprecedented lurch in the e-commerce giant’s profits.

The company shocked Wall Street by posting net income of $92 million, or 19 cents a share — a dramatic rebuke to the skeptical analysts who predicted the company would lose 14 cents a share

The report is a big…

Sony is launching drone services for businesses

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After the robot dog AIBO and the cute, humanoid bot QRIO, Sony’s next robotic adventure will take to the skies

In a departure from its consumer electronics focus, Sony has decided to dip its toes into the drone market. The company has formed a partnership with fellow Japanese firm ZMP to begin launching Sony-branded autonomous unmanned aerial vehicles

The purpose: Data collection for business customers

Called Aerosense, the…

Sony is launching drone services for businesses

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After the robot dog AIBO and the cute, humanoid bot QRIO, Sony’s next robotic adventure will take to the skies

In a departure from its consumer electronics focus, Sony has decided to dip its toes into the drone market. The company has formed a partnership with fellow Japanese firm ZMP to begin launching Sony-branded autonomous unmanned aerial vehicles

The purpose: Data collection for business customers

Called Aerosense, the…

The best and worst stock picks from Donald Trump, newly revealed

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Would you let Donald Trump pick stocks for you?

The answer is: maybe it wouldn’t be such a bad idea

That’s what we gathered, at least after delving into the financial documents he filed with the Federal Election Commission as a part of the necessary paperwork for his presidential run

Trump’s documents detail many millions of investments in a wide variety of companies, including some weird income streams

But what about…

Anki Overdrive is high-speed, super-smart racing fun

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I’ve been a race car driver for as long as I can remember — in video games, of course. It’s been a good existence. Driving at over 150 MPH under a launching space shuttle (thanks, Asphalt 8) can be quite a thrill, but there has been something missing: the visceral feel of live action. That is, until recently, when I competing on a conference table-sized, flexible track with tiny, yet remarkably intelligent race cars that are all part of the upcoming Anki Overdrive.

See also: Real FX Racing…