Innovation

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Car Dashboards That Act Like Smartphones Could Raise Safety Concerns
Internet of Things

Car Dashboards That Act Like Smartphones Could Raise Safety Concerns

Customers want them, and automakers are intent on supplying them. But are they really a good idea?
Why This Little Pickle Stand Is a Symbol of Big Innovation
Family Businesses

Why This Little Pickle Stand Is a Symbol of Big Innovation

For the company behind Horman's Best Pickles, there's never a 'dill' moment.
Carly Okyle
Lessons on Innovation and Evolution From 3 Top Hip-Hop Artists
Success Strategies

Lessons on Innovation and Evolution From 3 Top Hip-Hop Artists

Many of the best hip-hop artists have managed to survive and thrive over decades of changing music, economic storms and technology shifts.
Matthew Toren
Say Hello to 'Mr. Hyperloop'
Hyperloop

Say Hello to 'Mr. Hyperloop'

A conversation with Dirk Ahlborn, CEO of Hyperloop Transportation Technologies.
Intrapreneurship is the New Entrepreneurship
Intrapreneurs

Intrapreneurship is the New Entrepreneurship

The entrepreneurial mindset is necessary to bring a culture of innovation to all organizations.
Claudia Chan
Explorer Attempts Longest Solo Trip in a Solar-Powered Aircraft
Solar Energy

Explorer Attempts Longest Solo Trip in a Solar-Powered Aircraft

The Solar Impulse 2 is currently in flight from Nagoya, Japan, to Hawaii.
Catherine Clifford
Bill Gates Has Spent $1 Billion on Renewable Energy -- And He Wants to Spend Even More
Energy

Bill Gates Has Spent $1 Billion on Renewable Energy -- And He Wants to Spend Even More

He sees energy technology as the only affordable solution to climate change.
Geoffrey Smith
Artificial Blood Transfusions Could Be a Reality By 2017
Health

Artificial Blood Transfusions Could Be a Reality By 2017

The U.K.'s National Health Service plans to begin early phase clinical trials in two years.
Laura Entis
Our Love Affair With the Future of Food and Drink
Far Out Tech

Our Love Affair With the Future of Food and Drink

There's an amazing array of helpful gadgets to take the guesswork -- and elbow grease -- out of crafting the perfect meal.
Jon Turi
Your Hoverboard Future is Closer Than You Think (VIDEO)
Innovation

Your Hoverboard Future is Closer Than You Think (VIDEO)

Lexus just unveiled a working hoverboard prototype.
Nina Zipkin
Creator of the Iconic Pink Plastic Flamingo Dies
Obituaries

Creator of the Iconic Pink Plastic Flamingo Dies

Don Featherstone was 79. His kitschy lawn ornament is still standing.
Carly Okyle
Quest-Led Innovation Makes Anything Possible
Innovation

Quest-Led Innovation Makes Anything Possible

What separates companies that learn and grow such as Nike and Tesla from those that stagnate and wither such as RadioShack and Kodak?
Rosemarie Ryan
Scientists Freeze Molecule to Almost Absolute Zero
Far Out Tech

Scientists Freeze Molecule to Almost Absolute Zero

This could result in the creation of a huge variety of different states of matter, scientists say.
This Phone-Controlled Range Rover Helps You Get Out of a Jam
Far Out Tech

This Phone-Controlled Range Rover Helps You Get Out of a Jam

Never mind those dreams of using a handheld device to steer your car from the back seat, James Bond-style -- the real purpose of remote control may be to get your vehicle past a muddy trench.