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5 Exploding Niches Within Tech
Technology

5 Exploding Niches Within Tech

From education to the environment, startups are seeking to dominate these hot fields.
Zach Cutler
Artificial Photosynthesis Breakthrough Aims to Save Us All From Global Warming
Far Out Tech

Artificial Photosynthesis Breakthrough Aims to Save Us All From Global Warming

This game-changing 'crazy idea' could have us all breathing easier -- fingers crossed.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Elon Musk Unveils Clean, Green Batteries to Power the World
24/7 Tech

Elon Musk Unveils Clean, Green Batteries to Power the World

'The issue with existing batteries is that they suck," the Tesla founder and billionaire said.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
6 Things to Know About Elon Musk's Big Announcement Tonight
Elon Musk

6 Things to Know About Elon Musk's Big Announcement Tonight

Lights, camera...batteries? Here's what the Tesla founder wants you to get all charged up about.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Adobe's Latest Product Lets You Turn a Photo of a Document Into a Fully Functional Digital File
Adobe

Adobe's Latest Product Lets You Turn a Photo of a Document Into a Fully Functional Digital File

The global software giant's new mobile-optimized cloud streamlines the process of creating, editing, sharing and signing documents on the fly.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Apple to Spend $1.9 Billion on New European Data Centers
Apple

Apple to Spend $1.9 Billion on New European Data Centers

The facilities are expected to be entirely powered by renewable energy and create hundreds of jobs.
This Barber-Turned-Entrepreneur Is Cashing In on the California Drought by Painting Dead Grass Green
Innovation

This Barber-Turned-Entrepreneur Is Cashing In on the California Drought by Painting Dead Grass Green

Drew McClellan has carved out a thriving business sprucing up lawns as California closes in on its third driest year on record.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Startup Wants to Shine a Light on Far Reaches of the Globe
Impact Investing

This Startup Wants to Shine a Light on Far Reaches of the Globe

Solar-powered lanterns are improving millions of lives while raising millions in capital.
David Bank
Bright Idea: Startup Finds Unexpected Use for Solar-Powered Lights
Technology

Bright Idea: Startup Finds Unexpected Use for Solar-Powered Lights

The M-KOPA Solar system is literally lighting up a cleaner, greener -- and safer -- future for one remote region of the world.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Panasonic to Pour $5 Billion Into Tesla Battery 'Gigafactory'
Elon Musk

Panasonic to Pour $5 Billion Into Tesla Battery 'Gigafactory'

The two companies are joining forces to build a battery megafactory somewhere in the U.S. The ambitious undertaking could lead to more affordable electric vehicles.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The Surprising Ways This 'Trep Uses SnapChat to Run His Recycling Business
Connected Entrepreneur

The Surprising Ways This 'Trep Uses SnapChat to Run His Recycling Business

This founder of a cell phone recycling company the tools that help him and his team run his business while on the road.
Jennifer Goforth Gregory
Photo-Taking Contact Lenses, Giant Crab Robots and Radiation-Blocking Underwear
Technology

Photo-Taking Contact Lenses, Giant Crab Robots and Radiation-Blocking Underwear

A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?'
Jason Fell
This Crazy, High-Tech Billboard Does More Than Just Display Ads
Far Out Tech

This Crazy, High-Tech Billboard Does More Than Just Display Ads

Get this: An innovative billboard from a university in Peru cleans the air around it. Yup.
Nina Zipkin
This Contraption Transforms Houseplants Into Musical Instruments
Far Out Tech

This Contraption Transforms Houseplants Into Musical Instruments

A device called the MIDI Sprout, which transforms plant biorhythms into a sort of music, is sowing major seed funding on Kickstarter -- to the tune of over $27,000.
Geoff Weiss