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Ralph Baer, Video-Game Pioneer, Dies at 92
Innovation

Ralph Baer, Video-Game Pioneer, Dies at 92

The man known as the 'father of video games' never stopped inventing.
Nina Zipkin
Inside the Semi-Secret Meeting That's Reshaping America's Drone Industry
Drones

Inside the Semi-Secret Meeting That's Reshaping America's Drone Industry

How Robofest-an informal meeting of aerospace industry veterans, government insiders, and Beltway think tankers-aims to reshape the U.S. commercial drone industry.
Clay Dillow
Twitter Co-Founder Launches 'World Positive' Investing Fund
Social Entrepreneurs

Twitter Co-Founder Launches 'World Positive' Investing Fund

Ev Williams and a handful of seasoned Silicon Valley entrepreneurs unveil their latest project: Obvious Ventures.
Catherine Clifford
Watch Out Tesla, Here Comes Volkswagen
Electric Cars

Watch Out Tesla, Here Comes Volkswagen

German giant reportedly takes stake in San Jose-based developer of solid-electrolyte batteries.
Geoffrey Smith
Learn the Formula to Make Customers Take Action
Innovation

Learn the Formula to Make Customers Take Action

Author Nir Eyal reveals the factors that change behavior and influence customers taking action.
Carly Okyle
With New Roastery, Starbucks Wants to be the 'Willy Wonka of Coffee'
Starbucks

With New Roastery, Starbucks Wants to be the 'Willy Wonka of Coffee'

Starbucks just opened a deluxe location with a behind-the-scenes look at the process of making premium coffee.
Kate Taylor
Scientists to Search for Earth-Like Planets with World's Largest Telescope
Innovation

Scientists to Search for Earth-Like Planets with World's Largest Telescope

Funds have been secured for the appropriately named 'European Extremely Large Telescope.'
Nina Zipkin
Peer Farther Into the Future to See Opportunity Before Your Competition Does
Innovation

Peer Farther Into the Future to See Opportunity Before Your Competition Does

Tectonic shifts in technology inevitably come with unforeseen problems. Whoever sees, and solves, first will have the market to themselves.
Steve Sponseller
Take Precautions on the Alluring, Sexy and Mysterious Path of Innovation
Innovation

Take Precautions on the Alluring, Sexy and Mysterious Path of Innovation

Creating the right mindset, understanding the reality of invention, double-checking your ego and developing a sense of timing will help you move from having a worthy thought to fulfilling its promise.
Mike Watson
Stephen Hawking: Artificial Intelligence Could 'End the Human Race'
Artificial Intelligence

Stephen Hawking: Artificial Intelligence Could 'End the Human Race'

In a recent interview, the scientist said that if gone unchecked, AI could 'supersede' mankind.
Nina Zipkin
3 Millionaire Entrepreneurs You Probably Haven't Heard Of (and How They Did It)
Success Stories

3 Millionaire Entrepreneurs You Probably Haven't Heard Of (and How They Did It)

There are plenty of lesser-known successes out there that can teach you a lot.
Sujan Patel
Google Isn't the Only One Working on a Modular Smartphone
Smartphones

Google Isn't the Only One Working on a Modular Smartphone

A company called Circular Devices has created something it calls the 'Puzzlephone.'
Carly Okyle
OK, Explorers: A New Version of Google Glass Is Coming Next Year
Google Glass

OK, Explorers: A New Version of Google Glass Is Coming Next Year

Google's wearable face computer isn't dead yet.
Laura Entis