Sit on an actual toadstool with Ecovative’s mushroom-derived line of furniture

Two alternative consumer good companies just unveiled a new line of mushroom-derived furniture made from the thread-like filament structure named mycelium. The furniture was presented at this year’s Biofabricate conference. The post Sit on an actual toadstool with Ecovative’s mushroom-derived line of furniture appeared first on Digital Trends. Source: digitaltrends

New Transportation Secretary could go light on regulations for Uber and Lyft

Elaine Chao, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for Transportation Secretary has spoken in favor of ‘sharing economy’ businesses in the past. Chao has spoken favorably about ridesharing businesses and Airbnb. The post New Transportation Secretary could go light on regulations for Uber and Lyft appeared first on Digital Trends. Source: digitaltrends

New ‘Alien: Covenant’ behind-the-scenes photo released for Ridley Scott’s birthday

Ridley Scott fans got a special gift in honor of the acclaimed filmmaker’s 79th birthday on Wednesday: a behind-the-scenes Alien: Covenant photo. The image shows Scott hard at work on the latest film in the Alien anthology. The post New ‘Alien: Covenant’ behind-the-scenes photo released for Ridley Scott’s birthday appeared first on Digital Trends. Source: […]

The new information super-highway: Amazon hauls 100 petabytes of data on a truck

Amazon now offers the Snowmobile, a climate-controlled container for hauling 100 petabytes of data over the nation’s highways using an 18-wheeler. This data is stored in Amazon’s cloud and customers can use more than one container. The post The new information super-highway: Amazon hauls 100 petabytes of data on a truck appeared first on Digital […]

New information superhighway: Amazon hauls 100 petabytes of data on semi

Amazon now offers the Snowmobile, a climate-controlled container for hauling 100 petabytes of data over the nation’s highways using an 18-wheeler truck. This data is stored in Amazon’s cloud and customers can use more than one container. The post New information superhighway: Amazon hauls 100 petabytes of data on semi appeared first on Digital Trends. […]