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7 Secrets to Being an Innovative Boss

Becoming an innovative boss is one of the key features you don’t normally see in a business plan, but it is something you should be thinking about …

10 Barriers to Employee Innovation

Fast Company hosted Innovation Uncensored in New York last week with the hope of inspiring leaders to spark new ideas and trends. Visionaries like Jack Dorsey (Twitter), David Karp (Tumblr), Justin Kan (Exec), and Diane Von Furstenberg (DVF Studio) shared experiences from their pasts and their …

Titans of innovation

AS A technical feat, ATLAS takes some beating. It is the world’s biggest microscope, used by physicists at CERN, a large laboratory near Geneva, to …

How Innovation Is Stimulating Agriculture In Africa - Ventures Africa

<b>Editor’s Note: This article was featured in Ventures Africa magazine February/March edition</b><p>Agriculture in Africa currently stands at the crossroads …

Innovative uses of data in local government – live discussion

"Data is the new gold," said Mark Barrow strategic director of development and culture at Birmingham city council.<p>Speaking at the Guardian's Local Leaders Quarterly event, he gave examples from the US where data is being used to engage with communities, saying, "In Washington as a state they have …

Innovate or Evaporate

<i>Were We Made to Innovate?</i><p>Where does innovation live inside your organization? Is it rare, or does it thrive inside of your organization and in all relationships with employees and customers?<p>Neuroscience is teaching us that innovation is hardwired in our brain. Our brains are designed to grow and …

How Researchers Map The Future Of Innovation

<i>This article is part of ReadWrite Future Tech, an annual series where we explore how technologies that will shape our lives in the years and decades to come are grounded in the innovation and research of today.</i><p>In 1991, the United States Defense Advanced Research Project Agency, the research arm of …

How Amazon And Netflix Are, And Aren't, Changing TV

As technology companies take over more and more of the functions that once belonged to television networks and media conglomerates, what will that mean for the nature of the episodic video content — ie. TV shows — we’ll be offered in years to come? Glimpses of the answer are visible in recent moves …

Netflix in talks for third season of 'House of Cards'

The second season of <i>House of Cards</i> isn't set to air until next year, but Netflix is in talks to produce a third season, despite earlier indications that the second season would be its last. "Our intent is that the show keep going for sure," said Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos in a …

Comcast launches 'Internet Plus' HBO bundle for broadband customers

Just last month Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes said he was open to the possibility of bundling HBO Go with broadband subscriptions, and it looks like that vision is now being executed — in a way. As spotted by <i>DSL Reports</i> and <i>GigaOM</i>, Comcast is now offering a package called Internet Plus. It puts …

Five things Netflix is going to disrupt next

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Netflix (s NFLX) has made binge viewing mainstream, and demonstrated that you don’t need to be a traditional TV networks to …

LG Google TV update drops Flash but delivers more Play Store apps

Owners of LG Google TVs having been waiting on this Android 4.2.2 update for a good while. Not only does it bring relief from the sickly sweetness of Honeycomb, with no ROM hackery required, but it also adds NDK support, allowing more apps and games to run on the big screen and to be controlled by …

Amazon added “millions” of Prime members in Q3, thanks in part to streaming video

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Flickr / William Christiansen<p>Anyone keeping an eye on Amazon (s AMZN) knows how rare it is for the company to break …

Intricate Hand-Cut Paper Sculptures Mimic Patterns Found in Nature

These intricate designs are incredibly complex <i>Paper Sculptures</i> by artist Rogan Brown. Inspired by nature, Brown creates work that is an exploration of the world. In each piece, the geometric patterns and branch-like shapes reflect the elaborate designs seen all around us, from microscopic cells to …

Palette 01: Black & White - New Monochrome Graphics

The book suggestion of this week is about compositions, black and white layouts more precisely. The book title is Palette 01: Black & White - New …

Why we're watching… Alice Tait

<b>Look! It's a sausage dog!</b> His name is Roger. And he's with Bath-based illustrator, Alice Tait, although she's not quite content with that job title.<p><b>How so?</b> She loves to draw, but has far bigger plans for her business. Don't be surprised if she's the next Cath Kidston or Orla Kiely.<p><b>Is she planning</b> …

Have You Ever Been To – Poster Illustration by Federica Bonfanti

Have You Ever Been To.<p>Federica Bonfanti is a graphic designer and illustrator who creates beautiful artworks, typography, and branding projects. This …