Inventions
With Galaxy Fold, Has Samsung Kicked Off a Revolution in Smartphone Tech?  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
Samsung Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+, Galaxy S10e price in India and how innovative phones such as the Samsung Galaxy Fold affect the smartphone industry. more
Innovative nanocoating technology harnesses sunlight to degrade microplastics  nanowerk · 2 days
Low density polyethylene film (LDPE) microplastic fragments, successfully degraded in water using visible-light-excited heterogeneous ZnO photocatalysts. more
Google and Facebook's Next Big Fight  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
For many people, it probably sounds a little rich to hear the European Union accuse Silicon Valley of being a graveyard of innovation. more
Apple could be looking for its next big revenue model  TechCrunch · 4 days
Apple has always been an evolving company. While it never really invented any product categories, it always seemed to make those product categories work better and smarter. It... more
Microsoft's HoloLens and Surface creators are the company's secret weapon  Windows Central · 4 days
Microsoft's Surface and HoloLens creators may be among the company's secret weapons in the war for dominance in personal computing. Microsoft has been pivoting from a Windows PC-centric... more
Graphene and 2D materials on track to innovative applications  nanowerk · 1 week
A collection of articles on EU-funded research in the field of graphene is now available in free, accessible PDF. more
A new Congress means a new opportunity for consumer privacy protections  TechCrunch · 1 week
Debra Berlyn Contributor Share on Twitter Debra Berlyn is the president of Consumer Policy Solutions and the executive director of Project GOAL, a project to raise... more
T-Mobile’s merger pitch to Congress is about China beating America on 5G  THE VERGE · 1 week
The CEO of T-Mobile and executive chairman of Sprint are set to be heard in front of House lawmakers tomorrow about their proposed merger,... more
Lack of women inventors could hurt innovation, US patent office says - CNET  CNET · 1 week
The USPTO's new report on women inventors shows that while numbers are on the rise, they're still pretty low overall. more
Amazon is buying mesh router company Eero  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Amazon has announced that it’s acquiring Eero, the maker of mesh home routers. Amazon says buying Eero will allow the company to... more
Amazon Acquires Mesh WiFi Maker Eero  MacRumors · 2 weeks
Amazon today announced that it is acquiring eero, a company known for its mesh Wi-Fi systems. eero makes a range of easy-to-use and somewhat... more
Trump’s planned AI initiative includes education, but lacks key details  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
This weekend, the Trump administration shed more light on the “American A.I. Initiative,” a plan the President is set to sign today, in hopes of helping keep the... more
Melonport dissolves in favor of its protocol, setting a new bar for the blockchain world  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
In the world of blockchain, it is the sector of Fintech where most think Satoshi’s invention will have... more
Microsoft's Alex Kipman teases MWC announcements with a cryptic trailer  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Microsoft is heading to Mobile World Congress 2019, and is expected to be announcing the next generation of HoloLens. Microsoft Technical Fellow and HoloLens inventor Alex Kipman just... more
Autonomous cars are driving the reinvention of IP protection  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Our concepts of intellectual property protection will need to evolve, if not require invention of new concepts, to enable transition to autonomous vehicles.  more
Nanomachines are taught to fight cancer  nanowerk · 2 weeks
Scientists have proposed new DNA-based nanomachines that can be used for gene therapy of cancer. This new invention can greatly contribute to making the treatment of oncological diseases more effective and selective. more
Printing solar cells and batteries on paper  nanowerk · 2 weeks
Over the past ten years, paper has emerged as a focus area for researchers developing innovative techniques for printed basic electronics components. The goal of this research is to replace plastic substrates with low-cost,... more
Apple Preemptively Sues 'Patent Troll' to Address Threats Over USB-Related Power Patents  MacRumors · 2 weeks
Apple on Tuesday filed suit against Fundamental Innovation Systems International (FISI), preemptively asking a California court to declare that Apple has not infringed upon... more
5G can’t fix America’s broadband problems  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Speaking on the company’s earnings call last week, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said he sees fifth-generation wireless (5G) becoming a “fixed broadband replacement product”... more
Watch the 2019 State of the Union address here (or not)  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
It's that time again — time to hear what kind of state our precious union is in. For those of you inclined to watch the temporarily... more
Can tech help plug the healthcare gap?  BBC · 2 weeks
Ageing populations around the world are putting pressure on healthcare. Can innovation plug the gap? more
Amazon Echo Dot out of stock until March - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Both Amazon's and Target's online inventories are wiped out. Best Buy still has some stock. more
Precious metal tracks nanoplastics  nanowerk · 3 weeks
Researchers have incorporated the precious metal palladium as a tracer in artificial nanoplastics. This innovative method has great potential for keeping track of the behaviour of nanoplastics in technical systems as well as in environmental situations. more
HoloLens Inventor Avi Bar-Zeev Departs Apple's AR/VR Team  MacRumors · 3 weeks
Avi Bar-Zeev, who was the co-creator of Microsoft's HoloLens, has left his position at Apple, reports Variety. Bar-Zeev was reportedly... more
Engineers harvest heart's energy to power life-saving devices  nanowerk · 3 weeks
Using a dime-sized invention, the kinetic energy of the heart can be converted into electricity to power a wide-range of implantable devices. more
Mint Mobile's Super Bowl commercial is must-see TV  Windows Central · 3 weeks
You may regret watching Mint Mobile's Super Bowl commercial — I won't, um, spoil it, but it should have a content warning — but you won't regret learning about its new-and-improved plans.... more
Huawei’s 5G foldable phone is coming this month  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
Mobile World Congress in Barcelona is traditionally the year’s biggest show when it comes to mobile innovations, and Huawei will... more
India's New Foreign Direct Investment Rules for E-Commerce: All You Need to Know  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
At the heart of the problem is India's view on the two e-commerce models that exist today: marketplace and inventory. more
Chemist who invented ibuprofen after taking it for hangover dies  Sky News · 3 weeks
A British chemist who helped invent the painkiller ibuprofen after he took it to cure his own hangover has died at the age of 95. more
Congress needs your input (but don’t call it crowdsourcing)  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
Lorelei Kelly Contributor Lorelei Kelly leads the Resilient Democracy Coalition, a group working to make sure Congress succeeds in the Information Age. More posts by this contributor Our ‘modern’ Congress... more
Man who invented ibuprofen after taking it for hangover dies  Sky News · 3 weeks
A British chemist who helped invent the painkiller ibuprofen after he took it to cure his own hangover has died at the age of 95. more
Google invented the AI version of a Hallmark card  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
I don’t have the time, energy, or attention span to give every email a thoughtful reply. It’s a... more
A sustainable and recyclable carbon nanotubes thermoelectric paper  nanowerk · 3 weeks
The device, produced by bacteria, takes advantage of the residual heat and transforms it into electricity for innovative sensing applications. more
Announcing TC Sessions: Mobility, a one day event on the future of mobility and transportation  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
Mobility is changing and the world with it. Technology is upending century-old establishments, creating new lifestyles and routines.... more
Waze expands its Bluetooth beacons to New York City to end GPS signal blackouts  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
Drivers in New York City will soon be able to use Waze — and other navigation apps — in places... more
Petal raises $30m from Valar to bank the unbanked with credit cards  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Credit cards are a relatively new invention that have entered into something of an innovation rut. Reward programs seem stale, mobile apps remain mired... more
Samsung Galaxy S10+ Live Photo Leaked, CEO Says Offerings Will Meet Customer Expectations  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
The report also reiterates that the foldable phone will be launched alongside the Samsung Galaxy S10 series, with CEO DJ Koh saying... more
Snapdeal Backs India's E-Commerce Curbs, Assures Compliance  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
Snapdeal said some companies were using "glaring loopholes" to run a proxy inventory-based model of e-commerce. more
As it raises new cash, Recharge adds homes to its supply of on-demand spaces  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Recharge, the business which got its start pitching pay-as-you-go rentals of unused hotel rooms, is adding private homes to its... more
Lack of transparency in healthcare startups risks another Theranos implosion  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Are more Theranos -style scandals looming for investors in healthcare startups? A team of researchers associated with the Meta Research Innovation Center at Stanford thinks so. They’ve  published a... more
The Inventor examines the $9 billion Theranos scandal, and blames Silicon Valley  THE VERGE · 4 weeks
Welcome to Cheat Sheet, our brief breakdown-style reviews of festival films, VR previews, and other special event releases. This review comes from the 2019... more
Resident Evil 2 guide: How to get the machine gun and upgrades  Windows Central · 4 weeks
The MQ 11 is a gun that should be in the inventory of everyone playing Resident Evil 2. So you've made it to the... more
Theranos documentary review: The Inventor’s horrifying optimism  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
A blood-splattered Theranos machine nearly pricks an employee struggling to fix it. This gruesome graphical rendering is what you’ll walk away from HBO’s “The Inventor” with. It finally gives a visual to the startup’s... more
How Jyve secretly raised $35M & built a $400M retail gig economy  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
What if instead of just accepting Uber rides, gig workers could pick from higher paying skilled tasks around town like stocking shelves, checking inventory,... more
Breakthrough reported in fabricating nanochips  nanowerk · 4 weeks
In the quest for smaller, faster 2D processors, researchers invent thermal lithography process for higher quality, lower cost, and mass production potential. more
Innovative technique could pave way for new generation of flexible electronic components  nanowerk · 4 weeks
A team of engineering experts have pioneered a new way to ease production of van der Waals heterostructures with high-K dielectrics - assemblies of... more
A brand called Liquid Death wants to sell mountain water to the cool kids  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Inventive packaging is more crucial than ever when it come to launching a new brand into a world already clogged... more
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