Inventions

Protecting Your Critical Inventions On A Tight Budget

A three-step system to get the most value with little cost.

Steve Sponseller

· 5 min read

These 13-Year-Old Board Game Creators Can Teach All Entrepreneurs a Thing or Two

Lily Brown and Tait Hansen got an early crash course in how the business world works, and have some insights to share.

Kenny Herzog

· 8 min read

Why Your Patent Is Probably Worthless

Filing on inventions that aren't marketable just helps enrich the Patent and Trademark Office.

Stephen Key

· 6 min read

10 Things You Didn't Realize Were Invented in the 1970s

From the first mobile phone to the Rubik's Cube, check out some of the most impactful inventions from the 1970s.

Rose Leadem

· 7 min read

10 Things You Didn't Realize Were Invented in the 1980s

Without some of these inventions, we're not sure what life would be like today.

Rose Leadem

· 5 min read

French Inventor Is First to Cross English Channel Using a Hoverboard

It wasn't an uninterrupted flight, but it was still historic.

Jon Fingas

· 2 min read

10 Things You Didn't Realize Were Invented in the 1990s

From Google.com to Nintendo 64 -- there's much to attribute to the 1990s.

Rose Leadem

· 5 min read

11 Ways to Stop Companies From Ripping Off Your Invention

Have a good idea? Don't give anyone a reason to work around you.

Stephen Key

· 8 min read

This Entrepreneur Gets Inspiration From His Childhood Inventions

Leo Group managing partner Mossab Otman Basir was raised to push forward an any idea he had. Now his childhood creations remind him to always explore, innovate and iterate.

Mossab Otman Basir

· 3 min read

From Entrepreneur to Shark: How 'Shark Tank' Helped Shape My American Dream

In 2013, Jaimie Siminoff pitched his wi-fi doorbell, but was rejected by the Sharks. This Sunday, the self-made billionaire becomes one of them.

Jamie Siminoff

· 5 min read

9 Ways Your Company Can Encourage Innovation

Every game-changer ever began as someone's idea. Configure your workplace to nourish your employees' little insights. The benefits can be bountiful.

Igor Makarov

· 5 min read