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31 Jul 2015

Growth Pot

Repotting a plant is a big chore (and in my case, a sure death sentence to a plant). Which is why London based studio Ayaskan created Growth, a smart adaptable pot that changes its size to fit its inhabitant’s needs.
30 Jul 2015

Ocean Plastic Waste Into Shoes

adidas is taking the phrase “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure” to a whole new level. They’ve teamed up with Parley for the Oceans, an organization that aims to raise awareness about ocean pollution. On June
29 Jul 2015

5 Steps to the Fortune 500

An entrepreneurial mindset is a valuable asset to anyone. It is a mindset that can get you to think in a way that will almost inherently bring some sort of success. However, it is a necessity to
29 Jul 2015

Tips for Coming Up With a Winning Business Idea

Have you ever thought of a great idea and just knew it could be the start of a successful business? Many people have an entrepreneurial spirit but are unsure of how to develop and refine their ideas
29 Jul 2015

Zero-emissions Fuel Cell Bus

Toyota manufactured a zero-emission fuel-cell bus and is planning to take it for a week-long test drive on the streets of Tokyo, Japan. This public transportation vehicle is actually a blend of other existing technologies. The bones are based
29 Jul 2015

SayHi Translate App

While on vacation in Switzerland, Ella (9) made a friend that didn’t speak English, so I downloaded them the SayHi Translate App. The app covers 43 languages and dialects. While it’s not always perfect, it sure is
28 Jul 2015

Underwater Farming: Nemo’s Garden

The project, called Nemo’s Garden, uses translucent biospheres that are anchored to the sea floor. The balloon-shaped structures are filled with air before being installed with shelves, cameras and sensors. The shelves are used to grow crops
27 Jul 2015

Hidden Kitchen

This hidden kitchen made me look. Even though it is a small part of an otherwise spacious apartment, designed by DontDIY, it is such a cool idea in itself. Every tiny studio out there simply begs for it. Hidden Kitchen
16 Jul 2015

Cliff Capsule

Hanging from a sheer cliff face in peru’s sacred valley of cuzco, three transparent capsules have been installed, providing accommodation for particularly intrepid guests. to reach the sleeping pods, lodgers must first climb 400 feet (122 meters),
14 Jul 2015

Tips to Building a Booming Business

No one wants to build a business that’s just okay or, worse yet, a failure. However, so often, businesses do not become as successful as their loving founders hope. While there’s never a guarantee, there are some
14 Jul 2015

FoPo Food Powder

With retailers, importers, and producers throwing a lot of food due to strict regulations on expiration date, it will make more business sense for them to sell their fresh produce having only 1 day left. FoPo will
13 Jul 2015

Smart Steering Wheel to Detect Drowsiness

We’ve already seen systems that detect driver fatigue via steering wheel movements or by analyzing drivers’ faces. German engineering firm Hoffman and Krippner, however, has developed what its designers believe is a better alternative – a fatigue-sensing