News and Articles About Innovation
A taxi company in Los Angeles has found a way to allow passengers to hail cabs through their smartphones, notching a victory in the city's regulatory civil war.
Users can project their desktop onto a flat surface and control it with the Windows Kinect sensor.
Translation goliath LanguageLine Solutions needed to make a quick transition into on-demand video interpretation or risk losing market share to its sprightly competitors.
Reaction to the Steve Jobs biopic has been decidedly mixed, with most critics panning the film. Here's what Twitter users had to say on the day of the 'Jobs' premiere.
Called 'Galaxy Gear,' the wristwatch-like gadget will run on the Android operating system.
The mobile-payment processor has been fined by yet another state for operating without a money-transmission license though it doesn't actually transmit money.
A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?'
Young entrepreneur David Chait delves into why startups should never assume a market exists for their product.
The mind behind game-changing skating shoe designs shares the yearlong journey that took him from living on the streets of Venice Beach to the premiere stages of freestyle.
Along with pushing the Hyperloop, Elon Musk ponders supersonic air travel. Trouble is, it is against the law.
Entrepreneur Kai Sato reports from the scene of South by Southwest's new startup-focused event, SXSW V2V.
Unbridled innovation nearly crushed the Danish toymaker. Everything started to click when it focused on making smaller, more controlled, changes.
Forget Los Angeles to San Francisco. Given California's brutal regulatory climate, Elon Musk has a much better chance linking Austin to Dallas, writes Ray Hennessey.
The long-awaited plan to link L.A. and San Francisco is finally unveiled. Will it ever be built?
South by Southwest expands to Las Vegas, with a four-day conference devoted to entrepreneurial innovation. Find out what's in store.
No joke, this tech can tell if you've been lying about smoking or eating less.
Four tips to help you foster innovative product development.
A research project from tech giant Samsung could provide new ways to interact with mobile devices.
This project has gained a lot of attention, raising more than $3 million in less than 24 hours on Indiegogo.
When businesses get stuck in a rut, they are confronted with a stark choice: Change or die. See some major transformations, for better or worse.
Having recently raised more than $1.5 million, the Scanadu Scout aims to read your vitals, all by a simple touch to your forehead.
Tile is a Bluetooth-enabled device and app that lets users keep tabs on their most valuable items.
Disney doesn't just do cartoons. Its researchers are developing something that can make motion-controlled devices more immersive for users.
Getting inspired to start a new business means paying attention to the world around you. Here's how Virgin's CEO seeks out his own inspiration.
The U.S. Small Business Administration, widely considered near useless to high-tech startups, has made two efforts in as many weeks to woo this innovative group of entrepreneurs.