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Microsoft, MIT Turn Temporary Tattoos Into Touchpads
Microsoft

Microsoft, MIT Turn Temporary Tattoos Into Touchpads

The temporary tattoos let you interact with connected devices, possibly turning your wrist into a smartphone touchpad.
Amazon Wins Patent for Smarter Noise-Cancelling Headphones
Amazon

Amazon Wins Patent for Smarter Noise-Cancelling Headphones

Most sounds, you don't need to hear; some sounds, you need to hear, and Amazon's patent describes smarter headphones that could flip noise cancelling on and off depending on what's around you.
Wearables at Work? What You Need to Consider.
Wearable Tech

Wearables at Work? What You Need to Consider.

Wearable technology sounds a bit like Big Brother. But, done right, 'wearable data' has the potential to impact real positive change in the office.
Matt Straz
Have Smartwatches Already Peaked?
Smartwatches

Have Smartwatches Already Peaked?

The worldwide smartwatch market saw a year-over-year decline of 32 percent, according to IDC.
This Tech Startup Will Let Plants Talk to You
Far Out Tech

This Tech Startup Will Let Plants Talk to You

It says it has developed the first wearable for plants that allows you to 'see and hear your plants communicate.'
Jason Fell
3 Crowdfunding Secrets From an Entrepreneur Who Raised $11.5 Million
Crowdfunding

3 Crowdfunding Secrets From an Entrepreneur Who Raised $11.5 Million

Hiral Sanghavi successfully manufactured and shipped a travel jacket with funds raised on Kickstarter and Indiegogo. He's learned a thing or two -- or three.
Catherine Clifford
Your Boring Bike Helmet Is About to Get a Big Tech Upgrade
Far Out Tech

Your Boring Bike Helmet Is About to Get a Big Tech Upgrade

A new Kickstarter project hopes cyclists can say bye bye to blindspots.
Jason Fell
This Recent Immigrant Entrepreneur Is Living the American Dream Thanks to Crowdfunding
Radicals & Visionaries

This Recent Immigrant Entrepreneur Is Living the American Dream Thanks to Crowdfunding

Hiral Sanghavi and his wife raised more than $11 million to design and manufacture a jacket that aims to solve logistical pain points for road warriors.
Catherine Clifford
Fitbit Introduces a New Tool to Help You Get a Good Night's Sleep
Fitbit

Fitbit Introduces a New Tool to Help You Get a Good Night's Sleep

Utilizing the company's new Sleep Schedule feature you can get the most out of your nightly snoozes.
4 Random Innovations to Fuel Your Startup Creativity
Innovation

4 Random Innovations to Fuel Your Startup Creativity

Whatever your niche, keeping your edge requires staying aware of broader trends.
Jeff Boss
Top 10 in Wearable Wellness
Radicals & Visionaries

Top 10 in Wearable Wellness

These companies put useful technology in the palm of your hand -- or on your finger or in a dog collar or in a sock for infants...
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Alcohol-Monitoring Wristband Wins U.S. Prize
Wearable Tech

Alcohol-Monitoring Wristband Wins U.S. Prize

BACtrack, a privately held medical device maker, took the $200,000 top prize in the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Wearable Biosensor Challenge.
Wearable Technology: A Powerful HR Tool
Wearable Tech

Wearable Technology: A Powerful HR Tool

From promoting a healthy lifestyle to enhancing workplace safety, there's a lot of potential for companies to see.
Meghan M. Biro
When Pitching Investors, You Can't Just Say 'Ta-Da! Here's Technology. Give Me Money.'
Radicals & Visionaries

When Pitching Investors, You Can't Just Say 'Ta-Da! Here's Technology. Give Me Money.'

FocusMotion co-founder and CEO Cavan Canavan says there's a lot more to wooing potential investors than simply showing them the goods. You must also take this critical step.
Kim Lachance Shandrow