Who Wants a Nice Tall Glass of Coca-Cola’s Algorithmic Orange Juice?
Coca-Cola won’t say how it makes its best-selling Simply Orange orange juice, but one thing is for sure: It’s not so simple. A new investigation by Bloomberg Businessweek shows that the Coke-owned orange juice brand that’s billed as less processed version of Tropicana is in fact a hyper-engineered and dauntingly industrial product. The factory in Florida where the bulk of Coke’s orange juice products are made sounds less like a bucolic grove where natural things grow than an oil refinery where natural things go to die. And yes, that includes the “Grove Made” variety.
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Seems like anything man made eventually proves to be bad for you.
Your Omnidirectional Camera
It’s a prototype but it’s nerd alert cool. Shoot with the camera and it sends the image over wifi to your phone where you can pinch, pan, twirl and explore.
The developers are waiting to see if there’s interest in it before trying to release it publicly.
I smell a very successful Kickstarter. — Michael
Now this is pretty cool. A way improved version over the panoramic ball from Germany.
This is amazing: WSJ story on a new company that wants to catch and drag asteroids back to Earth’s orbit for harvesting. http://on.wsj.com/WN5wTe