Rhode Island: It's All in Our Backyard

What’s happening in Our Backyard?

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Brown University has beat out more than 90 total entries from 19 countries around the globe to win the inaugural “Rethink Robotics Video Challenge.”  Stephanie Tellex, assistant professor of computer science and the principal investigator at Brown’s Humans to Robots Lab, took first place (with a little help from the band AC/DC and graduate student […]

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Leo Pollock and Nat Harris, the committed entrepreneurs behind The Compost Plant, are changing the way we think about our food waste. Rhode Island’s Central Landfill will be full in 20 years, and one-third of what is going to the landfill is compostable. “We need to start thinking differently about trash and waste – if […]

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Coastal Medical is one of the best in the USA at what it does. The physician-owned and -governed health care company ranks in the top 1 percent of Medicare Shared Savings Program Accountable Care Organizations (ACO) nationwide. That success is rippling throughout Our Backyard. In the process of reinventing its care-delivery system for patients, Coastal […]

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Hacked By Sxtz

November 3, 2015

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Glowing on the Red Carpet

October 26, 2015

Hollywood’s Red Carpet events have been getting a touch of Our Backyard creativity lately. JAVA Skin Care products were among the goodies in the swag bags given to presenters and award-winners at the 2015 Grammys and MTV Movie Awards. “We had so much fun seeing the stars on the Red Carpet. It was so cool to imagine […]

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