Where do great ideas come from? Everywhere, actually. In this fascinating panel, innovators Alison Weber, Paul Kahan, Jeff Semenchuk, & Robin Willner share their unique stories of invention and execution.
Every year IBM makes predictions about 5 technology innovations that stand to change the way we live within the next 5 years. The goal of cognitive computing is to get a computer to behave, think and interact the way humans do. In 5 years, machines will emulate human senses, each in their own special way. Continue reading
Landfill Harmonic is an upcoming feature-length documentary about a remarkable musical orchestra in Paraguay, where young musicians play instruments made from trash. Continue reading
THE SUPER SUPERCAPACITOR is a Finalist in the $200,000 FOCUS FORWARD Filmmaker Competition and is in the running to become the $100,000 Grand Prize Winner. Ric Kaner set out to find a new way to make graphene, the thinnest and strongest material on earth. What he found was a new way to power the world. Continue reading
Check out some of the innovative pioneers and remarkable people, places and 2012 events in Google’s Zeitgeist Year In Review Video. Another remarkable year for curious people…”see you in the sunshine”! Continue reading
The winning idea of the fun theory award, submitted by Kevin Richardson, USA. Can we get more people to obey the speed limit by making it fun to do? This was the question Kevin’s idea answered and it was so good that Volkswagen, together with The Swedish National Society for Road Safety, actually made this innovative idea a reality in Stockholm, Sweden. Continue reading