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Check Out This Brainwave-Reading Headband That Could Control All Your Devices

Check Out This Brainwave-Reading Headband That Could Control All Your Devices

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The Muse headband has sensors that collect a wearer's brainwaves and then translates the information to binary code.
August 28, 2013 in Mobile
Inventor of the Wildly Popular 'Rainbow Loom' Weaves the American Dream With Rubber Bands in a Detroit Basement

Inventor of the Wildly Popular 'Rainbow Loom' Weaves the American Dream With Rubber Bands in a Detroit Basement

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Malaysian immigrant Choon Ng came to the U.S. for college and became an engineer. In his downtime, he invented a toy that has become a national sensation.
August 26, 2013 in Innovation
Someday, Google Glass Could Track the Ads You See. Maybe.

Someday, Google Glass Could Track the Ads You See. Maybe.

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A new patent points to Google charging advertisers based on when users actually look at an advertisement.
August 26, 2013 in Mobile
Move Over James Bond. Here Comes a Jetpack for the Rest of Us

Move Over James Bond. Here Comes a Jetpack for the Rest of Us

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A company in New Zealand thinks it's finally time we take our commute to the skies, jetpack-style.
August 23, 2013 in News and Trends
How 3-D Printing Startups Are Shaping the Future

How 3-D Printing Startups Are Shaping the Future

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A look at three new companies that are pushing their ways to the forefront of 3-D printing.
August 20, 2013 in News and Trends
Taxi Company Weaves Out of L.A.'s Regulatory Traffic Jam

Taxi Company Weaves Out of L.A.'s Regulatory Traffic Jam

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A taxi company in Los Angeles has found a way to allow passengers to hail cabs through their smartphones, notching a victory in the city's regulatory civil war.
August 19, 2013 in Innovation
This New Software Lets You Turn Any Surface Into a Touch Screen

This New Software Lets You Turn Any Surface Into a Touch Screen

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Users can project their desktop onto a flat surface and control it with the Windows Kinect sensor.
August 19, 2013 in Office Tech
Act Now, Assess Later: One Company's Real-Time Transformation

Act Now, Assess Later: One Company's Real-Time Transformation

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Translation goliath LanguageLine Solutions needed to make a quick transition into on-demand video interpretation or risk losing market share to its sprightly competitors.
August 19, 2013 in Business Management
10 Amusing Twitter Reactions to 'Jobs' So Far

10 Amusing Twitter Reactions to 'Jobs' So Far

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Reaction to the Steve Jobs biopic has been decidedly mixed, with most critics panning the film. Here's what Twitter users had to say on the day of the 'Jobs' premiere.
August 16, 2013 in Profiles
Watch Out Apple, Samsung Said to Release Smartwatch Device as Early as Next Month

Watch Out Apple, Samsung Said to Release Smartwatch Device as Early as Next Month

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Called 'Galaxy Gear,' the wristwatch-like gadget will run on the Android operating system.
August 16, 2013 in Mobile
Regulators Keep Punishing Square for Doing Nothing Wrong

Regulators Keep Punishing Square for Doing Nothing Wrong

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The mobile-payment processor has been fined by yet another state for operating without a money-transmission license though it doesn't actually transmit money.
August 16, 2013 in News and Trends
Photos: Smart Diapers, a Lie Detector in Your Mouth and Elon Musk's Crazy-Fast Way to Travel

Smart Diapers, a Lie Detector in Your Mouth and Elon Musk's Crazy-Fast Way to Travel

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A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?'
August 15, 2013 in News and Trends
Why the Motto 'If You Build It, They Will Come' is BS

Why the Motto 'If You Build It, They Will Come' is BS

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Young entrepreneur David Chait delves into why startups should never assume a market exists for their product.
August 15, 2013 in Innovation
Video: Skateboarding World Champion Pierre Andre on Building the Etnies EmpirePlay Video

Skateboarding World Champion Pierre Andre on Building the Etnies Empire (Video)

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The mind behind game-changing skating shoe designs shares the yearlong journey that took him from living on the streets of Venice Beach to the premiere stages of freestyle.
August 14, 2013 in Innovation
Why the EPA and FAA Are Killing Musk's Better Idea

Why the EPA and FAA Are Killing Musk's Better Idea

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Along with pushing the Hyperloop, Elon Musk ponders supersonic air travel. Trouble is, it is against the law.
August 14, 2013 in Innovation
Innovation Meets Temptation: SXSW Goes to Vegas

Innovation Meets Temptation: SXSW Goes to Vegas

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Entrepreneur Kai Sato reports from the scene of South by Southwest's new startup-focused event, SXSW V2V.
August 13, 2013 in Networking
What Can Your Company Learn From Lego?

What Can Your Company Learn From Lego?

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Unbridled innovation nearly crushed the Danish toymaker. Everything started to click when it focused on making smaller, more controlled, changes.
August 13, 2013 in Innovation
Why California Can't Be Home to the Hyperloop

Why California Can't Be Home to the Hyperloop

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Forget Los Angeles to San Francisco. Given California's brutal regulatory climate, Elon Musk has a much better chance linking Austin to Dallas, writes Ray Hennessey.
August 12, 2013 in News and Trends
Elon Musk's Hyperloop Vision: High-Speed Pods in Steel Tubes

Elon Musk's Hyperloop Vision: High-Speed Pods in Steel Tubes

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The long-awaited plan to link L.A. and San Francisco is finally unveiled. Will it ever be built?
August 12, 2013 in News and Trends
Hey, Innovators and Entrepreneurs: Your Complete Guide to SXSW V2V

Hey, Innovators and Entrepreneurs: Your Complete Guide to SXSW V2V

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South by Southwest expands to Las Vegas, with a four-day conference devoted to entrepreneurial innovation. Find out what's in store.
August 9, 2013 in Innovation
The World's Newest Lie Detector Could Be a Sensor Implanted in Your Mouth

The World's Newest Lie Detector Could Be a Sensor Implanted in Your Mouth

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No joke, this tech can tell if you've been lying about smoking or eating less.
August 8, 2013 in News and Trends
Striking the Perfect Balance Between Creative Freedom and Realistic Limits

Striking the Perfect Balance Between Creative Freedom and Realistic Limits

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Four tips to help you foster innovative product development.
August 6, 2013 in The 'Treps
This Tablet Is So Hands-Free You Can Control It With Your Brain

This Tablet Is So Hands-Free You Can Control It With Your Brain

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A research project from tech giant Samsung could provide new ways to interact with mobile devices.
August 5, 2013 in Mobile
Ubuntu Edge Phone: A Crazy, Cool Idea That's Probably Ahead of Its Time

Ubuntu Edge Phone: A Crazy, Cool Idea That's Probably Ahead of Its Time

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This project has gained a lot of attention, raising more than $3 million in less than 24 hours on Indiegogo.
August 1, 2013 in Mobile
Photos: The Best and Worst Business Transformations

The Best and Worst Business Transformations

When businesses get stuck in a rut, they are confronted with a stark choice: Change or die. See some major transformations, for better or worse.
July 31, 2013 in Innovation
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