Climate

Volvo Dares To Stand For Something

Volvo has announced it will stop making cars powered by combustion-only engines by 2019. It's a shockingly smart, if somewhat risky strategy. The Swedish carmaker...

Connectivity

Iterating Locks & Keys

Considering there are iron skeleton keys that still turn door locks in medieval castles, you'd think the technology was more than ready for disruption...

Factories

Two Satellites For The Price Of One

It wasn’t business as usual any longer, to hear Jim Peterka, talk about it. Peterka was tapped to lead the 720SP program at Boeing in early 2011 to...

Food

The Emerging Model For Animal Nutrition

The world’s growing population will demand more food between now and 2050 than was produced during the previous 8,000 years, according to Leo den Hartog,...

Health

Health Is Healthcare’s Biggest Innovation

“Health insurers traditionally try to help people through our call centers, but our approach now is to push innovations that make the provider community...

Living

Transparency As A Product Benefit

“Consumers told us they credit companies that treat them like adults and tell them the truth,” said Deborah Arcoleo, Director, Product Transparency at The...

Money

The Alchemy Of Digital And Geophysical Experience

Much of the promise of tech innovation is predicated on people, laws and communities either changing on a dime or simply getting out of...

Science

Speeding The Search For Oil

Although the Permian Basin has been producing oil since the 1920s, Canada’s Encana didn’t enter it until 2014. Today, it’s the second best operator based...

Transportation

A Concept Car As Collaboration Platform

Concept cars are nothing new in the automobile industry, and they’re particularly common now that companies outside the business are vying for attention. ZF,...

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Persuasion

Persuasion in the Age of Why Not?

Believing that the world is flat is a thing these days, proving again the persuasive power of “why not?” I mean, why couldn’t it be...
Microsoft

Microsoft Deserves A Bigger Purpose

Microsoft plans to fire 3–5,000 employees, primarily in sales and marketing. It’s a drop in the bucket (more than 120,000 people work there), but...
Volvo

Volvo Dares To Stand For Something

Volvo has announced it will stop making cars powered by combustion-only engines by 2019. It's a shockingly smart, if somewhat risky strategy. The Swedish carmaker...