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MIT researchers develop RF technology to see through walls, distinguish between humans

A group of MIT researchers have built upon previous advances in the use of wireless signals to track human motion through walls to show how subtle …

Watch MIT’s new drone juke and jive through trees on its own

One of the biggest issues preventing drones delivering packages—other than many, many regulations—is figuring out how to make sure they don’t crash into things. But new research out of MIT may have figured out how to turn the dreams of Google, Amazon, and myriad other companies into reality.<p>Andrew …

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Can The 21st Century Corporation Operate Without Agile?

“The world,” writes Alan Murray in Fortune announcing an interesting article by Geoff Colvin, “is in the midst of a new industrial revolution.” The “frictionless corporation” of the 21st Century is “driven by technology that is connecting everyone and everything, everywhere and all the time, in a …

Innovation

Leadership Reawakening: People Not Processes Create & Innovate

<b>Leadership Reawakening: People Not Processes Create & Innovate</b><p>Leaders, has your organization fallen in love with processes? Do you label them <i>best</i> …

Leadership

The force awakens: tractor beam becomes a reality

Science fiction becomes fact as scientists develop an acoustic hologram which can hold and move objects, but its uses will be more surgical than Star Wars<p>A sonic tractor beam that can grab tiny objects and move them around has been created by scientists in Spain.<p>They used the same technology to …

Holograms

This $5,900 workstation lets you work lying down

If you thought standing desks were extreme, you are in for a treat, my friend.<p>Sonoma Valley, Calif. based startup Altwork has announced its first …

Clarivate Analytics - Discover, protect and commercialize new ideas, faster

RT @STM_Publishing: Clarivate Analytics Appoints Keith Collier as Managing Director, Publisher Services - https://t.co/q1a2XCT1W1 #STM<p>13 hours ago<p>RT …

The Three-Step Process for Becoming the Next Apple

<b>By Marc J. Schiller</b><p>Almost everyone knows Jony Ive, the one-in-a-million senior vice president of design at Apple who created the look and feel of the …

The Future of Prototyping Is Now Live

Those tasked with developing new products and experiences have long valued prototyping as a way to fuel creativity, explore options, and test assumptions. By making concepts real, we can more intimately understand the underlying mechanics and make informed judgments. There are two main ways that …

10 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Writers' block? Go take a nap.<p>Composer Erik Satie walked roughly 10 kilometers from Arcueil to Paris every morning. Saul Bellow rode his mountain bike. Novelist Haruki Murakami keeps a famously intense running schedule, which he described in the <i>Paris Review</i>:<p><b>Whether it lets the mind wander, improves</b> …

What is Service Design?

Where good ideas come from | Steven Johnson

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How Innovative Is Your Company’s Culture?

References<p><b>1.</b> G.J. Tellis, J.C. Prabhu and R.K. Chandy, “Radical Innovation Across Nations: The Preeminence of Corporate Culture,” Journal of …

The Most Underrated Skill for Creatives? Empathy.

When given a task, it may be your instinct to hop in feet first. When starting a company, you may just want to put your head down and get to work. …

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Philips solves Hue’s biggest problem with new dimmer switch

Philips continues to expand its popular Hue lineup of ingenious lighting products with the introduction of its first wireless dimmer. The four-button (on/off, dim up/down) dimmer can be stuck to the wall just like the Hue Tap wireless switch. And like Tap, it can be popped out of the wall plate for …