The Innovators The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on The Innovators en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 03 Jun 2014 16:10:00 GMT 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. Tue, 03 Jun 2014 16:10:00 GMT Laura Entis 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. Tue, 03 Jun 2014 14:43:00 GMT Matt Clinch 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. Tue, 03 Jun 2014 13:25:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow 7 Tips for a Smooth Start to Manufacturing To avoid the pitfalls between prototype and real product, take it slow and know who you are trusting to manufacture your product. Mon, 02 Jun 2014 11:30:00 GMT Anand Srinivasan 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. Tue, 06 May 2014 16:38:00 GMT Nina Zipkin 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. Mon, 05 May 2014 17:35:00 GMT Nina Zipkin 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. Thu, 01 May 2014 16:15:00 GMT Louis Foreman 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. Thu, 01 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT Michelle Goodman Want to Text and Walk and Still See Where You're Going? Apple Has a Patent for That. Apple has filed a patent for 'transparent texting.' Mon, 31 Mar 2014 15:15:00 GMT Laura Entis Maker's Row Ushers in a New Wave of U.S. Manufacturing A tech startup helps burgeoning designers connect with U.S. manufacturers -- and paves the way for a small-business boom that's made in the USA. Mon, 17 Jun 2013 10:30:00 GMT Jenna Schnuer NASA-Inspired Technology Boosts Menswear Line How four MIT students created stylish business clothing from specialized fabrics that breathe, regulate heat, zap moisture and neutralize the bacteria that causes body odor. Sat, 08 Jun 2013 09:00:00 GMT Millie Kerr Crowdfunding Platform Offers Entrepreneurs Access to Money and Mentorship CrowdIt, which launches today, is a new online portal which brings together access to capital and professional expertise. It calls itself a 'virtual incubator.' Tue, 04 Jun 2013 10:31:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Inside the Shutterstock Zeitgeist Here's how one 'trep went from amateur photographer to web mogul, serving up the visuals that enliven the way we work, study, purchase and play. Tue, 30 Apr 2013 09:00:00 GMT Jennifer Wang World-Champion Skier Jeremy Bloom's Unconventional Path to Entrepreneurship He missed his shot at Olympic gold, his football career was sidelined by injuries. He has dabbled in modeling and TV presenting. Now, the golden boy may have finally found his footing, in what once would have seemed an unlikely arena: entrepreneurship. Tue, 19 Mar 2013 03:00:00 GMT John Patrick Pullen Marketing Wizard Seth Godin on Success and Inspiration He has one of the most-loved marketing blogs, has penned more than a dozen bestselling books and launched a social site that attracts more than 50 million viewers per month. Yet he makes little effort to cultivate a following. Here, in his first-ever major profile, Seth Godin shares how he does it. Fri, 01 Feb 2013 03:00:00 GMT Corie Brown Limor Fried on Making DIY Look Easy The founder of Adafruit Industries offers insights into how she managed to build a small empire from castaway Altoid tins and other common household items -- and secure the title of Entrepreneur of 2012. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 11:30:00 GMT Diana Ransom Fab Forward: How Found a Niche in a Design Deal Social Hub With their site stuck in neutral, two entrepreneurs changed gears and paved a new road to success. Tue, 18 Oct 2011 05:04:00 GMT Jason Ankeny Jungle City's Ann Mincieli on Innovation Music industry veteran Ann Mincieli describes working with famous artists like Alicia Keys and the trials of opening up her own studio space in New York. Her goal is to provide a cutting-edge experience that accommodates all skill levels. Mon, 19 Sep 2011 03:04:00 GMT Quirky's Ben Kaufman on Innovation Meet the founder of Quirky, a crowdsourced product-development company. Its mission is "to make invention accessible." Its goal: to invent two new consumer products a week. He shares his views on creativity and starting up as part of our Innovators series. Mon, 12 Sep 2011 04:00:00 GMT Mike Wolfe of 'American Pickers' Is the New Americana Idol Mike Wolfe, creator and star of the TV show American Pickers, is leveraging a popular passion for the past to build the multimedia empire of the future. Wed, 31 Aug 2011 07:33:00 GMT Jason Ankeny