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  • The stainless steel Vessel coffee cup is one of several reusable ones being tested.
    ANDREA D’AGOSTO
    WHAT NEXT

    Bring Your Own Cup

    - The single-use coffee cup is going the way of plastic bags and plastic straws: slowly but surely out of fashion.
LISK FENG
HUDSON CHRISTIE
California drivers are among the first in the U.S. to use Rplates, digital license plates whose displays are controlled by a mobile app. Rplates cost $499 to $799, plus a $99 annual subscription.
Photographer Cindy Hegger, left, and her mother Nina. The two women spent a day at the beach just before Nina’s death so Cindy could take photos of her mother enjoying one of her last days.
CINDY HEGGER
VR Church
Vi headphones by LifeBeam, a new kind of wearable exercise aid, provide training instructions tailored to an individual’s particular workout needs.
LIFEBEAM
PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY LEIGHLANI WIGLITTON
James Vlahos exchanges texts with the Dadbot he created to simulate his late father, in a screen grab from a video produced by Wired magazine. The video, which is available on YouTube, can be seen here: altaonline.com/dadbot
WIRED
That’s not George Jetson. It’s Cameron Robertson, co-lead engineer, flight-testing the Kitty Hawk Flyer prototype.
IAN MARTIN

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