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A Device That Interprets Sign Language Is Now Being Crowdfunded
Communication

A Device That Interprets Sign Language Is Now Being Crowdfunded

Startup MotionSavvy is turning to Indiegogo to bring a tablet to market that translates sign language into speech and speech into text messages.
Carly Okyle
Vine Wants to Hire an OK-Smelling Office Dog
Social Media

Vine Wants to Hire an OK-Smelling Office Dog

Your pooch may finally be able to contribute to household expenses if it snags this highly paw-veted position.
Wendy Frink
This Might Be the Most Infuriating Customer Service Call Ever
Customer Service

This Might Be the Most Infuriating Customer Service Call Ever

No one likes losing business, but that doesn't mean you should berate your customers.
Wendy Frink
Ssshhhhh: Put the Kibosh on Annoying Twitter Users Without Them Knowing
Twitter

Ssshhhhh: Put the Kibosh on Annoying Twitter Users Without Them Knowing

Twitter is testing out a mute function that will make a user's tweets disappear from your feed.
Wendy Frink
Tech, Food & Transportation: How Life Has Changed Since the 1964 World's Fair
Innovation

Tech, Food & Transportation: How Life Has Changed Since the 1964 World's Fair

In 50 years' worth of innovation, much has changed. But in some ways, the more things change, the more they stay the same.
Nina Zipkin
3-D Printing Pens 2.0: Smaller, Lighter and More Nimble
3-D printing

3-D Printing Pens 2.0: Smaller, Lighter and More Nimble

A trio of inventors in Europe have announced a Kickstarter campaign for a new device that allows you to doodle in the air.
Catherine Clifford
Why Microsoft Is Thankful for a 5-Year-Old Xbox Fan
Young Entrepreneurs

Why Microsoft Is Thankful for a 5-Year-Old Xbox Fan

A little boy discovered a major security loophole in the product, something people 10 times his age didn't notice.
Nina Zipkin
Be Trendy. Understand Where Your Business Fits In.
Leadership Qualities

Be Trendy. Understand Where Your Business Fits In.

Anticipate future changes in your industry, try to predict new directions and take steps to meet the challenges.
Ted Florence
Google Gets Defensive About Google Glass 'Myths'
Google Glass

Google Gets Defensive About Google Glass 'Myths'

Oh, so, Google Glass won't turn you into a creepy, intrusive eyeborg? Right.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How to Move the Needle in Digital Health
SXSW

How to Move the Needle in Digital Health

This panel at SXSW explored the steps new companies will have to take to succeed in this growing field.
Jacob Hall
'Visible and Engaged': Women on Breaking Into the Tech Industry
Women Entrepreneurs

'Visible and Engaged': Women on Breaking Into the Tech Industry

There is still a staggering low number of female founders in the tech industry. Here is some advice on how ladies can get started.
Rebekah Epstein
With Apple's 'CarPlay,' the Race for Flashier In-Car Touchscreen Controls Revs Up
CarPlay

With Apple's 'CarPlay,' the Race for Flashier In-Car Touchscreen Controls Revs Up

You'll never have to look down at your iPhone again while driving because your car will be an iPhone on wheels.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Pizza Hut Sees Giant Interactive Tabletops in Its Future
Pizza Hut

Pizza Hut Sees Giant Interactive Tabletops in Its Future

Pizza Hut's high-tech table concept brings a futuristic twist to the pizza chain.
Kate Taylor
Life Coaches, Gamification and Augmented Reality: What to Expect in Mobile This Year
Mobile

Life Coaches, Gamification and Augmented Reality: What to Expect in Mobile This Year

From more education apps to iBeacons exploding on the market, 2014 will be a year where mobile will see massive disruption. Here are 10 predictions.
Rishu Mandolia