News and Articles About Inventions
In a deal rumored to be worth just under $10 million, Etsy has acquired Grand St., an online marketplace where indie hardware makers vend cutting-edge tech.
The Golden Goose, a kitchen gadget that scrambles raw eggs within their shells, has nearly surpassed its $34,500 Kickstarter goal in one week.
A device called the MIDI Sprout, which transforms plant biorhythms into a sort of music, is sowing major seed funding on Kickstarter -- to the tune of over $27,000.
According to a new Pew study, if you're like a lot of Americans, you'd like to own something that gets you places faster, lets you time-travel or somehow prolongs your life.
MTV's new series, which profiles snake venom milkers, beer keg inventors and junk food bloggers, represents the networks first foray into business-centric content.
The products of rival firms can prompt and motivate a company to differentiate its offerings and invent new solutions.
Creative people oftentimes aren't great at selling their ideas. That's where you come in.
Recent Shark Tank contestant infuses some 'sweet' innovation in his product that seeks to replace soda and sports beverages.
Big companies can keep a lookout for new ideas. But managers need to listen to front-line employees.
Sticks and stones may break bones, but printers can replace them -- and a whole lot more.
ABC's reality pitch show about entrepreneurs isn't all about drama and suspense. It's also about neat inventions.
The American Heart Association is using crowdfunding to find innovative technologies that can assist in improving cardiovascular health across the U.S.
While many people believe they have the next million-dollar idea, in reality their vision could be a total dud. Here are 10 things needed to make your invention a success.
The inventors claim that topically applied caffeine offers a consistent level of energy without the jolting buzz-then-crash that comes with drinking caffeinated drinks.
Finding a company to manufacture and market your wares can be a shortcut into major retailers.
The latest winner of the Cool Idea! Award program is Garageio, a device that allows you to open and close your garage door with your smartphone.
The House of Representatives is expected to take up the Innovation Act today, but stakeholders fear that the increased paperwork required by the bill would be counterproductive.
Coming up with a great product idea doesn't necessarily mean you need to launch a business around it. Here are three things you need to know before taking that leap.
Alaskan entrepreneur Rick Stafford's latest invention are a lifesaving idea.
The social product-development company also has extended its partnership with GE.
From a 'onesie' that lets your baby mop your floors to a mic-shaped sponge for rocking out in the shower, here are some wacky inventions from entrepreneurs.
Concentrate your efforts and you can become an expert on a product or market niche fairly quickly. Here's how.
The online grocer and the crowdfunding site are collaborating on the 'Next Big Food Thing,' a contest to find the coolest new food-related innovation.
The founder of Pandora reached out to investors 300 times before getting funding. And James Dyson invented 5,126 failed vacuum cleaner prototypes before getting one right.
Choon Ng, creator of the colorful bracelet-making kit that has become a national sensation, has accused a fellow toymaker of patent infringement.