Tech-friendly bus startup FlixBus offers riders VR headsets

1st January 2019

As anyone who has tried using VR in an airplane or crazy self-driving car knows, it can either help you while away the time or make you nauseous. None of that is discouraging the low-cost, high-tech bus service Flixbus, which has started testing virtual reality on several of its US routes. Passengers going from Tucson, Phoenix, Los Angeles and San Diego on a “panoramic” seat will be able to try…

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Amazon is reportedly bringing Whole Foods to US suburbs with Prime Now delivery

1st January 2019

Amazon reportedly has plans to expand Whole Foods stores across the US into suburbs and other regions. It also wants to bring its two-hour delivery program Prime Now to all current Whole Foods stores, anonymous sources told the Wall Street Journal. The move would grow Whole Foods at a rapid pace that it hasn’t seen before. Whole Foods employees have already reportedly ventured to parts of Idaho, Wyoming, and southern Utah for…

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Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of Dec. 30)

1st January 2019

The final hours of 2018 have arrived, but as always, when one door closes, another opens… or in the case of Netflix, a bunch of shows and movies leave, while dozens more take their place. This week happens to include the first day of the month, which has become a traditional dumping ground for Netflix, packed with more licensed content than you’ll ever be able to work your way through…

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