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Why Tesla's Gigafactory Could Be Obsolete Before It Even Opens
Tesla

Why Tesla's Gigafactory Could Be Obsolete Before It Even Opens

A disruptive shadow looms over Tesla Motors' giant Nevada-based battery facility.
David Z. Morris
From Hotels to Airports: Our 2015 Business Travel Award Winners
Business Travel

From Hotels to Airports: Our 2015 Business Travel Award Winners

Check out the best of the best in business travel this year.
3-D Printing as a Replacement for Cooking? It's Coming.
Innovation

3-D Printing as a Replacement for Cooking? It's Coming.

'I believe the food printer will be the first one that is going to be adopted in everybody's home,' 3D Systems chief entrepreneur officer said in a talk on Tuesday.
Laura Entis
What Inspires Innovators on Twitter
Inspiration

What Inspires Innovators on Twitter

A recent report revealed the most-followed Twitter accounts by innovation leaders, along with what sources they use to share information.
Kevin Allen
This Drivable Car Was 3-D Printed in 44 Hours
Far Out Tech

This Drivable Car Was 3-D Printed in 44 Hours

Perhaps this is the start of what will become a niche market for customized cars.
8 Far-Out 'Jetsons' Contraptions That Actually Exist Today
Culture

8 Far-Out 'Jetsons' Contraptions That Actually Exist Today

The creators of the classic cartoon made some pretty spot-on predictions.
Nina Zipkin
Startup Founder: GPS Sucks. And I'm Going to Fix It.
GPS

Startup Founder: GPS Sucks. And I'm Going to Fix It.

PathSense wants you to get around without draining your smartphone battery.
Navdy, the 'Google Glass for Your Car,' Raises $20 Million
Funding

Navdy, the 'Google Glass for Your Car,' Raises $20 Million

Despite product delays, the startup has raised a total of $33 million in about eight months.
Jason Fell
Segway Is Now a Chinese Company
Transportation

Segway Is Now a Chinese Company

The electric two-wheeled transportation vehicle has been bought by Beijing-based competitor Ninebot.
Catherine Clifford
How Can You Tell If That 'Commitment to Fostering an Entrepreneurial Culture' Is for Real?
Innovation

How Can You Tell If That 'Commitment to Fostering an Entrepreneurial Culture' Is for Real?

The corporate world loves entrepreneurialism in word but not always in deed. Answer these five questions to determine what sort of company you're working for.
Alan J. Murray
Wow Customers by Adding Sprinkles to Your Retail Service
Small BizTips

Wow Customers by Adding Sprinkles to Your Retail Service

They may come in for fast, good and cheap -- but they'll come back for unique.
Chip R. Bell
The 4 Principles Driving Enterprise Transparence in 2015
Leadership

The 4 Principles Driving Enterprise Transparence in 2015

Customers, employees and, increasingly, executives are clamoring for transparency in how companies do business. Making it a daily reality is not so easy.
Avinoam Nowogrodski
NASA and IBM Are Hosting an Epic Global Hackathon This Weekend
Innovation

NASA and IBM Are Hosting an Epic Global Hackathon This Weekend

Big thinkers in more than 130 locations across the globe will work to develop solutions to problems that involve robots, humanity and Mars.
Catherine Clifford
When Crowdfunding Goes Wrong, But the Product Is Just Right
Crowdfunding

When Crowdfunding Goes Wrong, But the Product Is Just Right

Read about two high-potential products that failed on Kickstarter but still proved themselves to be the "comeback kids."
Eric Samson