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Tired of Coffee? Try This Spray-On Caffeine Instead
Technology

Tired of Coffee? Try This Spray-On Caffeine Instead

The inventors claim that topically applied caffeine offers a consistent level of energy without the jolting buzz-then-crash that comes with drinking caffeinated drinks.
Lambeth Hochwald
Want a New Smartwatch? Hold On. Why Not a Smart Ring Instead?
Technology

Want a New Smartwatch? Hold On. Why Not a Smart Ring Instead?

This new device packs a big tech punch in a tiny, stylish design.
Katherine Gray
Room to Grow: A Look at the Changing Landscape of Green Startups
Growth Strategies

Room to Grow: A Look at the Changing Landscape of Green Startups

To get a sense for what it's like starting up environment-friendly and social ventures today, we reached out to three founders based out of NYC's Green Spaces incubator.
Lydia Brown and Jeremy Unger
How to Turn Negativity Into Creativity
Growth Strategies

How to Turn Negativity Into Creativity

Novelty is often met with resistance. Here's how thought leaders like Steve Jobs were able to use rejection to fuel creative brilliance.
Laura Entis
10 Thoughts on Tech, Trends and Innovation at CES 2014
Technology

10 Thoughts on Tech, Trends and Innovation at CES 2014

From being surrounded by 'Glassholes' to playing pinball and 'self-healing' phones, here is a recap of what the show had to offer.
Jason Fell
The Coolest Tech Startups at CES 2014
Technology

The Coolest Tech Startups at CES 2014

We scoured the Eureka Park startup area for the most interesting-looking technologies. Here's what we found.
Jason Fell
What If EVERYTHING In Your Life Was Connected to the Internet?
Technology

What If EVERYTHING In Your Life Was Connected to the Internet?

Samsung is looking toward a future made up of countless smart screens for improving your life and interactions with others. It's pretty far out.
Jason Fell
The Wackiest Gadgets and Other Tech at CES
Technology

The Wackiest Gadgets and Other Tech at CES

More than just TVs and computers, a number of bizarre products launched this year during CES.
Emily Price
Biz Stone's Answer to the Search Engine Has Arrived, But Will Anyone Use It?
Technology

Biz Stone's Answer to the Search Engine Has Arrived, But Will Anyone Use It?

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone has launched a Q&A app called Jelly with the mission of making the world 'a more empathetic place.'
Nina Zipkin
A True Transformer: Asus Announces a Laptop-Tablet That Runs Android and Windows
Technology

A True Transformer: Asus Announces a Laptop-Tablet That Runs Android and Windows

When one operating system just won't cut it, there's always this device that runs two and you can switch between them.
Jason Fell
Aereo Just Raised $34 Million to Expand 50 Percent in Next 3 Months
Finance

Aereo Just Raised $34 Million to Expand 50 Percent in Next 3 Months

Broadcasters want the U.S. Supreme Court to shut down Aereo, but investors are placing a big bet on its future survival.
Brian Patrick Eha
Game On: China Lifts 14-Year Ban on Video Game Consoles
Growth Strategies

Game On: China Lifts 14-Year Ban on Video Game Consoles

Leading video game manufactures are cautiously optimistic on China's easing of a ban on gaming consoles such as PlayStation, Xbox and Wii.
Geoff Weiss
You Can Now Embed Your Indiegogo Campaign on Your Website
Finance

You Can Now Embed Your Indiegogo Campaign on Your Website

With 'Indiegogo Outpost,' you can raise money from the crowd without having to direct any web traffic away from your own website.
Catherine Clifford
The Connected Home: A Huge Opportunity But Slow to Catch On
Growth Strategies

The Connected Home: A Huge Opportunity But Slow to Catch On

Representatives from LG, Lowe's and Verizon discuss why the market for these smart gadgets has potential but hasn't exploded yet.
Jason Fell