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Here we highlight selected innovation related articles from around the world on a daily basis. These articles related to innovation and funding for innovative companies, and best practices for innovation based economic development.
Autom is an automated coach designed to help people stick to a diet and exercise routine. Each day, users check in by using a touch screen to enter information about such things as what they have ...
Read more: Drop that Doughnut!
One of the most frequent questions I’m asked is: How can rural areas best cope and thrive in the increasingly spiky creative economy?New research by economists David McGranahan and Timothy Wojan of ...
Read more: The Creative Class in Rural Areas
Working at a startup should be a labor of love. The hours can be long and the pay can be modest, but for many people, the culture can’t be beat.Most startup founders are incredibly passionate and ...
Read more: Key employee attributes for startups
Hardly a month goes by without some new pronouncement
by a respected body on the subject of innovation. My particular interest
is seeing how these efforts view the role of IP within the larger ...
Read more: The OECD on Innovation: Once Again
It was already one of the best days of her life. Waed al Taweel, a 20-year-old Palestinian college student and budding businesswoman, travelled to Washington, DC, shook hands with Barack Obama and ...
Read more: An entrepreneur’s winning ways
technology battle is among the fiercest in tech.
But how about something even more important: The food each company
provides its employees.
With great career opportunities at ...
Read more: Apple vs. Google: The Food Fight
Times are not good for the venture capital industry. A recent press
release from the National Venture Capital Association and Cambridge
Associates explained that ten year returns for investments ...
Read more: Trends in Venture Capital
Douglas P. Hart, a professor of mechanical engineering at the Massachusetts
Institute of Technology who sold his last start-up for a tidy $95
million, is already on to his next big thing.
Read more: The Idea Incubator Goes to Campus
How we see the world impacts our use of language and our use of language impacts how we see the world. Cognitive scientists in the vein of Benjamin Whorf regularly investigate the connections to ...
Read more: Seeing Languages Differently