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Photos: How tech is shaping the future of food

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The sharing economy is gaining momentum, and the food industry isn't being left behind. With LeftoverSwap, search in your area to find someone that doesn't want to contribute to food waste, but has no use for the leftovers in their refrigerator.

SEE:

-10 ways technology is changing our food

-How big data is going to feed 9 billion people by 2050

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By Lyndsey Gilpin

Lyndsey Gilpin is a former Staff Writer for TechRepublic, covering sustainability and entrepreneurship. She's co-author of the book Follow the Geeks.