Innovation

Elon Musk's SpaceX Plans Hyperloop Contest
Hyperloop

Elon Musk's SpaceX Plans Hyperloop Contest

A Hyperloop pod competition would follow up on Musk's a high-speed transit concept.
This Startup Won't Sleep Until it Revolutionizes the Mattress Industry
Product Innovation

This Startup Won't Sleep Until it Revolutionizes the Mattress Industry

Casper is putting bad customer experiences and outdated models and materials to rest.
Jason Ankeny
Dear Twitter, Change or Die
Pivots

Dear Twitter, Change or Die

As Twitter searches for a new full-time CEO, the company better make change and innovation a real priority. Here's a look at Twitter's big issues and some potential fixes.
Scott Levy
Google's New Startup for Cities Needs to Go Far Beyond Tech
Urban Communities

Google's New Startup for Cities Needs to Go Far Beyond Tech

If the Google-backed Sidewalk Labs just wants to build tech for 'smart cities,' it may not make a dent.
Inside the Bizarre Battle Unfolding Between ADP and Zenefits
Competition

Inside the Bizarre Battle Unfolding Between ADP and Zenefits

Zenefits, an HR software startup valued at $4.5 billion, has found itself in the crosshairs of payroll giant ADP.
Julie Bort
This Real-Life Cyborg Has an Antenna Implanted Into His Skull
Far Out Tech

This Real-Life Cyborg Has an Antenna Implanted Into His Skull

Born color blind, artist Neil Harbisson is a cyborg who can hear color.
Scientists Work Out How to Wire Up Your Brain
Far Out Tech

Scientists Work Out How to Wire Up Your Brain

Imagine a future where neurological disorders are cured with a single injection into the top of your skull. It might not be too far off.
Traditional Brands With Startup Mentality Gain Cultural Traction
Growth Strategies

Traditional Brands With Startup Mentality Gain Cultural Traction

We expect to see the cultural shift towards entrepreneurship continue as startup brands scale while their bigger counterparts seek to bathe in some of their pioneering glory.
Leslie Pascaud
Elon Musk: 'I'm Not Really a Fan of Disruption'
Elon Musk

Elon Musk: 'I'm Not Really a Fan of Disruption'

Disruption only happens when people try to develop 'fundamentally better' options, he said.
Jacob Pramuk
Ex-Trader Joe's Exec Opens Supermarket to Combat Food Waste
Food Businesses

Ex-Trader Joe's Exec Opens Supermarket to Combat Food Waste

In Dorchester, Mass., shorter shelf-lives mean cheap prices. Will customers bite?
Carly Okyle
5 Questions to Ask Before You Reinvent Any Product
Innovation

5 Questions to Ask Before You Reinvent Any Product

Exactly what is "reinvention entrepreneurship"?
Kumar Srivastava
Don't Drink Enough Water? This Water Bottle Will Remind You.
Technology

Don't Drink Enough Water? This Water Bottle Will Remind You.

HidrateMe has been called 'the most pointless Kickstarter project yet,' but we think it's a brilliant. Here's why.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
A Drone Unlike Any You've Ever Seen
Far Out Tech

A Drone Unlike Any You've Ever Seen

These realistic bat-inspired robots may give you nightmares.
Jason Fell