Innovators

Google Glass Gets a High-Fashion Makeover, Still Looks Geeky
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Google Glass Gets a High-Fashion Makeover, Still Looks Geeky

The tech company unveiled a range of headsets created in collaboration with fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg, which will go on sale June 23.
Laura Entis
This Luxe Smartphone Could Be Yours for $10,000
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This Luxe Smartphone Could Be Yours for $10,000

High-end mobile phone company Vertu's new smartphone comes with a 24-hour global concierge service.
Matt Clinch
Blockchain.info CEO: In the Future, You'll Use Bitcoin Without Even Knowing It
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Blockchain.info CEO: In the Future, You'll Use Bitcoin Without Even Knowing It

Nicolas Cary discusses how you could benefit from the burgeoning Bitcoin economy, even if you don't own a single BTC.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Hacker Duo Brings 'Bricked' Apple Devices Back to Life
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Hacker Duo Brings 'Bricked' Apple Devices Back to Life

As the 'kill switch' debate rages on in legal circles and among trade groups, a duo of hackers may have already made the conversation obsolete.
Geoff Weiss
This Slick iBeacon Device Helps Retailers Push Deals to In-Store Shoppers
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This Slick iBeacon Device Helps Retailers Push Deals to In-Store Shoppers

Thanks to the Internet of Things, shopping at brick-and-mortar stores just got a lot more personal. Here's how.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Roku Founder: Say Goodbye to Cable Boxes and Hello to TV Apps
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Roku Founder: Say Goodbye to Cable Boxes and Hello to TV Apps

The father of cord-cutting predicts the future of TV. Hint: Your next boob toob will know what you want to watch and what your friends are watching.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How Being an Outlier Set Me on My Entrepreneurial Path
Innovators

How Being an Outlier Set Me on My Entrepreneurial Path

An entrepreneur born in a small Indian village explains that thinking outside the box comes naturally when you're born to see things from the outside looking in.
Krish Ramakrishnan
NSA's Cryptic Tweet Was Actually a Recruiting Tool
Data-Driven Marketing

NSA's Cryptic Tweet Was Actually a Recruiting Tool

The surveillance agency tweeted out a scrambled message on Monday meant to draw in would-be code breakers.
Nina Zipkin
Amazon's New Twitter Hashtag Puts Items in Your Shopping Cart
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Amazon's New Twitter Hashtag Puts Items in Your Shopping Cart

With #AmazonCart, you can now add items to your Amazon shopping basket without leaving Twitter.
Nina Zipkin
Inventions

Innovators, Watch Out for These Invention Killers

Don't be caught off-kilter by unexpected roadblocks and setbacks. Acquaint yourself with these keys for ushering new products into the marketplace.
Louis Foreman
These Two Innovative Diagnostic Devices Just Scored Big Funding
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These Two Innovative Diagnostic Devices Just Scored Big Funding

One is for early detection of ovarian cancer, the other is a microendoscope that gynecologists can use in their exam rooms. Both aim to make a difference in patients' lives.
Michelle Goodman
Aereo Faces Off Against Broadcast Giants in Supreme Court Today
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Aereo Faces Off Against Broadcast Giants in Supreme Court Today

The controversial streaming TV startup has battled broadcast goliaths before -- and won both times. Will it prevail again? Either way, Aereo's fate could forever change the way we watch TV.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Crowdsourcing Gone Too Far? Canadian Couple Lets the Internet Name Their Baby Girl.
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Crowdsourcing Gone Too Far? Canadian Couple Lets the Internet Name Their Baby Girl.

Shucks. 'Streetlamp of-the-sea' didn't make the final cut. What did? We know you're dying to know the lucky newby's winning web name, so come find out.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Nike Reportedly Exiting the Wearable Hardware Game
Wearable Tech

Nike Reportedly Exiting the Wearable Hardware Game

The sportswear company is shifting its focus from hardware to software.
Laura Entis