News and Articles About Inventions
Even today new inventions don't always involve harnessing high technology. The smallest idea can inspire a transformative product.
While ethically dubious, the Knee Defender is likely to appeal to business travelers all too familiar with the crammed quandary of flying coach.
In delivering a business pitch about a novel invention, be sure to bolster your presentation with facts and know your audience.
There are several important factors to consider before you license your invention. Here's a handy overview to help you out.
The impulse may be to rush to market, but taking the time to understand your potential customers will go a long way.
And you thought plain black was the darkest color known to man. Blink again.
The BACtrack Vio is a keychain-sized breathalyzer alongside which users can track their intoxication levels via a smartphone app.
Roadblocks can be a vision to a better world if you change your perception.
Investors don't want to invest in a product, they want to invest in a business. Here are seven reality checks to apply.
Finding inventive product ideas from nontraditional sources can help companies stay ahead of the competition.
The Soofa not only charges devices on-the-go, but captures environmental data such as weather, noise levels, air quality and number of passersby per hour.
A serial entrepreneur recalls her early collaborations with her brother and gives tips on how to encourage enterprise-building traits.
From one of Henry Ford's experimental tractors to Planters' iconic Mr. Peanut mascot, a look at some of the objects in the museum's upcoming American Enterprise exhibit.
A good daily habit to develop is to capture your thoughts. Who knows? It might just lead to a big breakthrough.
We asked some of the leading idea people in business to define how new products, technologies and commodities come into being.
Making a flying car is 'not the hard part,' said the automotive visionary. Making one that's quiet and safe is a different story.
The backpack-like bulletproof shield may represent one of the most tragically apropos inventions of our time.
These products came to be by chance -- spawning businesses and changing lives the world over.
Before you quit your job and cash in your 401(k), take a step back and evaluate.
A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?'
Gross as it may sounds, a cosmetics company claims to have created a drinkable sunscreen that can block the sun.
What if Galileo or other great thinkers had tried to develop their ideas amid a barrage of email and calls? Set boundaries to inspire innovation at work.
Sorry, dudes. Your smartphone, tablet and laptop are hurting your manhood. You can help protect yourself with these high-tech undies.
A new invention purportedly churns out eye shadow pods in absolutely any color found on the internet.
Don't be caught off-kilter by unexpected roadblocks and setbacks. Acquaint yourself with these keys for ushering new products into the marketplace.