Technology

8 Innovative Companies to Watch Out For
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8 Innovative Companies to Watch Out For

These startups cover innovations in team-communication tools and hiring solutions to customized employee benefits and civil-rights movements.
Thomas Smale
An Equity Crowdfunding Campaign Just Launched to Create a Private Jet-Slash-Helicopter Hybrid
Crowdfunding

An Equity Crowdfunding Campaign Just Launched to Create a Private Jet-Slash-Helicopter Hybrid

The TriFan 600 boasts three deducted fans that are slanted horizontally for liftoff and then can flip forward within seconds to generate thrust.
Geoff Weiss
This Startup Has Figured Out How to Grow Metal Like a Tree
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This Startup Has Figured Out How to Grow Metal Like a Tree

This innovation is useful for the construction, automobile, oil and gas industries.
Drivers Don't Use Half of the High-Tech Features Offered in Cars, Study Shows
Cars

Drivers Don't Use Half of the High-Tech Features Offered in Cars, Study Shows

A look at the tech innovations drivers want and don't want.
Phil LeBeau
In-Flight Wi-Fi Might Soon Be Less of a Joke
Flights

In-Flight Wi-Fi Might Soon Be Less of a Joke

The FAA just approved testing of Wi-Fi tech that could be 20 times faster than the snail's pace rubbish we put up with now.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
6 Big Reasons Small Businesses Need to Be on Periscope
Periscope

6 Big Reasons Small Businesses Need to Be on Periscope

Seriously, have you looked into the opportunities available on this new, number-1 social medium?
Kim Garst
This Video Doorbell Lets You Answer Your Door With Your Smartphone
Security

This Video Doorbell Lets You Answer Your Door With Your Smartphone

Richard Branson didn't care that Ring tanked on Shark Tank. He invested millions anyway.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How This Connected Refrigerator Could Put Your Passwords at Risk
Internet of Things

How This Connected Refrigerator Could Put Your Passwords at Risk

If you have Samsung smart fridge, hackers could find a way into your Gmail login information through your Wi-Fi network.
Court Rules FTC Can Come After Your Company After a Cyber Attack
Cybersecurity

Court Rules FTC Can Come After Your Company After a Cyber Attack

in a closely watched ruling, an appeals court says victims of hackers have liability for unfair-practices claims.
Ray Hennessey
Twitter Adds Desktop Notifications for Direct Messages
Twitter

Twitter Adds Desktop Notifications for Direct Messages

The notifications will be available for all by the end of the week.
Forget Beacons: The Future of Retail May Be Magnetic
Technology

Forget Beacons: The Future of Retail May Be Magnetic

A new technology -- which uses a building's unique magnetic signature to locate not just stores, but also products -- aims to transform the way we shop at malls.
Emily Price
Today Is the 20th Anniversary of Windows 95
Microsoft

Today Is the 20th Anniversary of Windows 95

Microsoft changed the world with this product.
Apple Will Fix the Busted Camera on Your iPhone 6 Plus
iPhone

Apple Will Fix the Busted Camera on Your iPhone 6 Plus

Customers who bought phones between September 2014 and January 2015 can get their back-of-phone cameras fixed for free.
10 Ways to Kill the Distractions and Supercharge Your Productivity
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10 Ways to Kill the Distractions and Supercharge Your Productivity

It's easy to fool yourself about how much time you're wasting online. A few tweaks are all you need to end the delusion.
Firas Kittaneh