Innovation

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Regulator-Innovator Tug-of-War: California Warns Uber, Lyft and Sidecar on Carpooling
Ridesharing Apps

Regulator-Innovator Tug-of-War: California Warns Uber, Lyft and Sidecar on Carpooling

The ride-hailing apps have been told that they are in violation of state law by offering carpooling services for money.
Catherine Clifford
Want to Run Faster? This Old-School Concept Might Hold the Answer.
Far Out Tech

Want to Run Faster? This Old-School Concept Might Hold the Answer.

You have to see this new take on the traditional jetpack.
Jason Fell
To Solve Big Problems, Assume Everything Is Wrong and Ask Dumb Questions
Problem Solving

To Solve Big Problems, Assume Everything Is Wrong and Ask Dumb Questions

Rather than play the game you're expected to play, play a new one.
Shane Snow
Patent Reform and the Future of Innovation
Innovation

Patent Reform and the Future of Innovation

Many assert that patent trolls are costing the U.S. economy billions of dollars, inhibiting innovation. The solution, however, is not so clear.
Louis Foreman
3 Entrepreneurial Lessons to Learn From Kanye West
Music

3 Entrepreneurial Lessons to Learn From Kanye West

The innovators in music world are teaching young Americans some basics about breaking out on their own.
Eric M. Ruiz
Apple May Scoop Up This Struggling Social Network
Social Media

Apple May Scoop Up This Struggling Social Network

It has been reported that Apple is looking to give social another shot by acquiring this startup.
Nina Zipkin
Sorry, the Apple Watch Is No Game Changer
Innovation

Sorry, the Apple Watch Is No Game Changer

It's something new, but don't put it in the same league with the iPod, iPhone or iPad.
Jason Fell
How Customer Feedback Can Stymie Innovation
Innovation

How Customer Feedback Can Stymie Innovation

Empathetically observing customers use your product to solve their problem yields far better innovative ideas than simply asking for suggestions.
Create the Best Environment for Creative Employees With These 6 Principles
Managing Employees

Create the Best Environment for Creative Employees With These 6 Principles

The efforts and breakthroughs of innovative workers result in great products and ultimately business success.
Bill Becker
Furniture Made by Bacteria? This Futuristic Design Firm Says It Will Happen.
Business Unusual

Furniture Made by Bacteria? This Futuristic Design Firm Says It Will Happen.

David Benjamin, the founder of a design firm called The Living, talks about his next-generation architecture projects.
Catherine Clifford
3 Innovations From Ecommerce Market Leaders Ready for You to Adopt
Next Big Thing

3 Innovations From Ecommerce Market Leaders Ready for You to Adopt

Successful online marketers recognize Internet shopping is different from going to a store, even when customers are shopping for the same things.
Pratik Dholakiya
Are You Playing to Win?
Winning Strategies

Are You Playing to Win?

These four strategies can help an entrepreneur and the team pull out all the stops.
Stacey Alcorn
History's Inventive Minds Say You Don't Have to Be Original to Be Creative
Creativity

History's Inventive Minds Say You Don't Have to Be Original to Be Creative

An idea does not necessarily need to be unique or widely accepted. It just needs to be yours. Here are nine quotes to inspire you.
Peter Gasca
Why Business Can't Risk Ignoring Crazy Technologies
Innovation

Why Business Can't Risk Ignoring Crazy Technologies

Revolutionary technology is often introduced doing something so frivolous we overlook its potential.
Duane Forrester