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This Self-Driving Garbage Can Remembers To Take The Trash To The Curb For You

This Self-Driving Garbage Can Remembers To Take The Trash To The Curb For You

Despite what the inventors of the world want you to believe, not everything in your home needs to be intelligent, automated, and motorised — except your garbage cans. The inventor of the SmartCan wants to ensure you’ll never again forget it’s trash day, because these cans automatically drive themselves to…

Recycling Is Broken

Recycling Is Broken

In Philadelphia, people like to recycle. Together, all 1.6 million of us generate about 400 tons of recyclable material each day. But since last fall, roughly half of the bottles and cans my neighbours and I dutifully place curbside in our blue bins every week haven’t made their way to…