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Lift Technology Reaches New Heights

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June 11, 2013
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New technology means lifts can go higher than ever -- as high as a kilometer in the sky. Experts say that will revolutionize the height of current skyscrapers, meaning that tall buildings only dreamed of before become not only reality, but common place.


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Google Gets Luxottica to Design High-Fashion Frames for Glass

Google Gets Luxottica to Design High-Fashion Frames for Glass

TheStreet (Mar. 25, 2014) — Google Glass is getting more stylish. The search giant's wearable technology is about to get a fashionable lift from Luxottica Group, the Italian eyewear company behind brands like Ray-Ban and Oakley. Those brands will be a part of Luxottica's new collaboration with Google, which will see the eyewear company design and create frames for Glass. According to a statement by Luxottica, the companies aim to develop Glass products that will combine high-fashion, lifestyle and innovative technology. Video provided by TheStreet
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Private Aviation Standards Soar

Private Aviation Standards Soar

TheStreet (Sep. 17, 2013) — VistaJet and Wheels Up take global aircraft flight solutions to new heights.
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Bell Helicopter CEO: Asian Market Poised for Liftoff

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