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NoFlyZone Wants to Help Keep Drones From Flying Over Your Home
Drones

NoFlyZone Wants to Help Keep Drones From Flying Over Your Home

With the president, the FAA and state legislatures weighing in on commercial drone use, NoFlyZone CEO Ben Marcus wants to open up the conversation and give individuals the power to put the unmanned vehicles on a path that doesn't include their private property.
Nina Zipkin
A Startup Has Solved Fracking's Dirty Problem
Fracking

A Startup Has Solved Fracking's Dirty Problem

Boston's Oasys Water is pioneering a revolution in the wastewater treatment industry that could turn it on its head.
3 Tips for Creating an Innovative Organization
Innovation

3 Tips for Creating an Innovative Organization

Avoid the fate of RadioShack. Don't become so caught up in the business of running the business that you stop heeding customers and trying new approaches.
Jesse Torres
Apple Studies Self-Driving Car, Auto Industry Source Says
Self-driving Cars

Apple Studies Self-Driving Car, Auto Industry Source Says

The technology giant is looking beyond mobile devices to learn how to make a driverless electric car.
At This Restaurant, Waiters Walk and Fly
Drones

At This Restaurant, Waiters Walk and Fly

It's a bird, it's a plane, no it's a flying robot waiter.
Ansuya Harjani
Google Is Adding Fact-Checked Medical Info to Search Results
Personal Health

Google Is Adding Fact-Checked Medical Info to Search Results

A new search feature gives users an overview of common ailments up front.
Nina Zipkin
Watch Elon Musk's Second Attempt to Land a SpaceX Rocket
SpaceX

Watch Elon Musk's Second Attempt to Land a SpaceX Rocket

Because 'close, but no cigar' simply isn't good enough.
Jason Fell
Take the Guesswork Out of Innovation With Metrics
Big Data

Take the Guesswork Out of Innovation With Metrics

While thinking intuitively might lead to some good ideas eventually, you must invest wisely. Track winning ideas by the numbers.
Asha Saxena
Next Plan for Google Glass? Start Over.
Google Glass

Next Plan for Google Glass? Start Over.

Google's next gen face computer reportedly won't relaunch until it's perfect.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Apple's Health Tech Takes Early Lead Among Top Hospitals
Apple

Apple's Health Tech Takes Early Lead Among Top Hospitals

Fourteen of 23 top hospitals said they have rolled out a pilot program of Apple's HealthKit service.
Historic Papers From This Famous Scientist Were Hidden...Where?
Innovation

Historic Papers From This Famous Scientist Were Hidden...Where?

Sometimes even the smartest people do the darndest things.
Nina Zipkin
Check Your Rearview, Google. Uber Is Getting Into Self-Driving Cars, Too.
Self-driving Cars

Check Your Rearview, Google. Uber Is Getting Into Self-Driving Cars, Too.

Competition is heating up between the two unlikely players.
Jason Fell
Why Playing It Safe Will Kill Your Startup
Marketing Strategies

Why Playing It Safe Will Kill Your Startup

Following the prevailing trend or the tried-and-true could drain a new company's creativity. Aim instead to be an innovator.
Renée Warren