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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.
Joseph Hudicka’s story is typical of most budding iPhone entrepreneurs. His idea for a software application for the phone — known as an app — is a fusion game of hockey and checkers. He ...
Read more: The little entrepreneur
The number of small-shop innovators continues to dwindle. In a sample
of recently issued patents,* only 20% claim “small entity” status. Of
those, 30% (6% of the total) are held ...
Read more: Patenting by Small-Entities
Good Story, Listening and Asking the Right Questions
Equals Greater Success in Early Stage Investing for
EntrepreneursWhat is an entrepreneur?The entrepreneur is someone who makes something ...
Read more: What investors want to hear and see
The cleanup of the April 20th BP oil spill is getting desperate. Shrimp boats are collecting as much oil as they can, but the prospect of 5,000 barrels a day continuing to spill into the
Gulf is ...
Read more: Oil Sponges to Clean the Gulf
AMID the $6 million homes perched on a beachfront cliff in this conservative Southern California enclave, the seven-year-old Honda Civic hybrid with the Obama bumper sticker is the giveaway.It’s ...
Read more: You’d Never Know He’s a Sun King
Translating technological innovations into new products and services is a critical factor for the US economy. The UTSA New Venture Incubator (NVI) program is focused on supporting the translation of ...
Read more: The UTSA New Venture Incubator (NVI)
1. Finland: 608.2Because of harsh winters and long nights, among other
factors, Scandinavia leads the world in per-capita cups; the greatest
addicts, by a large margin, are the Finns. ...
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Whether you like it or not, style has caught up to substance in the modern business landscape. Everyone's got an opinion about what's cool, and those opinions can make or break you, 140 characters at ...
Read more: Is Your Company Cool Enough?
1: Cape WindThe 420-megawatt Cape Wind project is big, but the expectations for it are even bigger. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar, who just last week announced approval for the project amidst ...
Read more: Top Ten Players In Green Energy