Innovation

Google Created a Star Trek-Inspired Wearable, But You'll Never See It
Wearable Tech

Google Created a Star Trek-Inspired Wearable, But You'll Never See It

The Star Trek communicator badge could have been a reality, but it never got beyond the testing stage.
Nina Zipkin
4 Reasons to Be Exhilarated About Tech Innovation
Innovation

4 Reasons to Be Exhilarated About Tech Innovation

Tech may sometimes divide us, but it's also improving medical care, spreading resources and giving us more free time.
Zach Cutler
The Greasy, Glamorous Rise of Mascara
Who Knew?

The Greasy, Glamorous Rise of Mascara

You won't believe the grimy gunk people used to smear on their eyelashes -- and still do.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Cultivating Innovation Is a Direct Path to Profit
Innovation

Cultivating Innovation Is a Direct Path to Profit

What are the seeds of innovation in your company?
Steve Sponseller
How Innovative Companies Push the Limits and Accomplish the Impossible
Control What You Can

How Innovative Companies Push the Limits and Accomplish the Impossible

It takes a village with a unique culture to build innovative products. And that's all great companies are: villages with cultures all their own.
Steve Tobak
3 Reasons Why Your Employees Should Quit Their Jobs for 2 Weeks
Managing Employees

3 Reasons Why Your Employees Should Quit Their Jobs for 2 Weeks

Sometimes new work creates the best work -- and your employees need a break from the routine once in a while.
Steve Leonard
Betamax Is Now Officially Gone, But These 5 Old Technologies Are Still Around
Technology

Betamax Is Now Officially Gone, But These 5 Old Technologies Are Still Around

From Floppy disks to instant cameras, some people are just not ready to give up on outmoded technology
Nina Zipkin
I Asked 10,000 Users to Meet With Me. Here's What Happened.
Customer Feedback

I Asked 10,000 Users to Meet With Me. Here's What Happened.

Hearing people's personal stories and situations is an incredibly deep experience.
Miles Jennings
Watch This Jetpack-Wearing Entrepreneur Rocket Past the Statue of Liberty (VIDEO)
Far Out Tech

Watch This Jetpack-Wearing Entrepreneur Rocket Past the Statue of Liberty (VIDEO)

David Mayman realized the ultimate boyhood dream this week, high above the Hudson River.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
3-D Printers Can Now Create Artificial Hair
3D Printers

3-D Printers Can Now Create Artificial Hair

The innovation was inspired by a hot-glue gun.
How to Build Innovation Into Your Business Without Creating Chaos
Innovation

How to Build Innovation Into Your Business Without Creating Chaos

Innovation is exalted and essential, but pulling it off and keeping your business steady is a leadership feat.
Steve Sponseller
The Fasten-ating History of the Humble Zipper
Who Knew?

The Fasten-ating History of the Humble Zipper

In which we unzip the up-and-down origins of the little mechanical wonder that keeps your pants from falling down.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why This $34 Billion Company Is Dipping a Toe Into Crowdfunding
Equity Crowdfunding

Why This $34 Billion Company Is Dipping a Toe Into Crowdfunding

Consumer product behemoth General Mills is looking to invest in early stage consumer product startups on the equity-crowdfunding platform CircleUp.
Catherine Clifford
How This Man Turned His Passion Into His Profession
Wacky Business Ideas

How This Man Turned His Passion Into His Profession

A resourceful inventor brings his creative concepts to life.
Jenna Schnuer