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Davos Dispatch: Tech Titans On Life-Changing Gadgets And NSA Reform

Tech Titans Talk Life-Changing Gadgets And NSA Reform in Davos

Tech titans took the stage on the first morning at the World Economic Forum for a panel focused on changes in the digital lands...

Jan 22 2014, 4:12am CST

Innovation Knocks, But At The Back Door Of The Farmhouse: Giannola Nonino And The Transformation Of Grappa

Innovation Knocks, But At The Back Door Of The Farmhouse: Giannola Nonino And The Transformation Of Grappa

It was the mid-1970s in northern Italy, and Giannola Nonino had a business idea that would revolutionize an industry: to transf...

Jan 8 2014, 10:31am CST

A Year Of Explosive Creativity

A Year Of Explosive Creativity

These days I feel like diving into the trenches to avoid the centenary of World War I — and all the rehashing of its causes and...

Jan 8 2014, 8:11am CST

2013: A Whole Lot Of Rough And A Few Diamonds

2013: A Whole Lot Of Rough And A Few Diamonds

My colleague Ken Perlman offers an insightful perspective on the past year. This year, 2013, was the “year that wasn’t.” We did...

Dec 30 2013, 6:01am CST

How Following The Leader Can Create Blind Spots

How Following The Leader Can Create Blind Spots

Instincts are generally helpful and occasionally disastrous. For instance, ants have genetically programmed responses to chemic...

Dec 27 2013, 8:30am CST

To Foster Your Creativity, Don't Learn To Code; Learn To Paint

To Foster Your Creativity, Don't Learn To Code; Learn To Paint

Earlier this month, Samuel Arbesman argued in Wired that the world needs more generalists, dabblers and polymaths. He notes (an...

Dec 27 2013, 1:36am CST

Use the New Year to Improve Your Behavioral Fitness at Work

Use the New Year to Improve Your Behavioral Fitness at Work

This article is by Lee Newman, dean of innovation and behavior at IE Business School, dean of IE’s School of Social and Behavio...

Dec 26 2013, 9:51am CST

The Book That Predicted Obamacare's Failure -- And America's Rebirth

The Book That Predicted Obamacare's Failure -- And America's Rebirth

In three short months, Obamacare has exposed, with 200 proof concentration, the fundamental mismatch between government’s limit...

Dec 24 2013, 12:16pm CST

Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Sucessful Entrepreneur? Take The Quiz

Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Sucessful Entrepreneur? Take The Quiz

Every entrepreneur is different. It couldn’t be any other way. Similarly, the companies they create are as unique as they are....

Dec 22 2013, 5:11am CST

Billionaires fund $3 Million Science Breakthrough Awards

Billionaires Fund $3 Million Science Breakthrough Awards

Several world-class billionaires such as Mark Zuckerberg and Sergey Brin have funded a series of awards. They will be given to...

Dec 14 2013, 10:29am CST

Stephen Hawking Finds Physics 'More Interesting' Without Higgs Boson

Stephen Hawking Finds Physics 'More Interesting' Without Higgs Boson

The genius physicist, Stephen Hawking declared that the science of physics would have been in a better-off state without the di...

Nov 20 2013, 3:28am CST

Nobel Peace Prize 2013 Goes To OPCW

Nobel Peace Prize 2013 Goes To OPCW

The Nobel Prize committee has announcing all 2013 Nobel Prize winners this week. The Nobel Peace Prize goes to OPCW....

Oct 11 2013, 4:04am CDT

Nobel Peace Prize 2013 Announcement is Imminent

Nobel Peace Prize 2013 Announcement is Imminent

The Nobel Prize committee is announcing the 2013 Nobel Prize winners this week. Watch the Nobel Peace Prize announcement live s...

Oct 11 2013, 3:28am CDT

2013 Chemistry Nobel Prize Announcement is Imminent

2013 Chemistry Nobel Prize Announcement is Imminent

The Nobel Prize committee is announcing the 2013 Nobel Prize winners this week. Watch the Nobel Prize for Chemistry announcemen...

Oct 9 2013, 4:22am CDT

AMD talks new R7 GPUs, Nikon D610 unveiled, Gold HTC One launched, new $100 bill and more

AMD talks new R7 GPUs, Nikon D610 unveiled, Gold HTC One launched, new $100 bill and more

Top technology stories for October 8...

Oct 8 2013, 11:27am CDT

Higgs Boson Theory Wins Nobel

Higgs Boson Founders Win Nobel Prize

Higgs Boson theory was proved by 2 physicists last year. UK's Peter Higgs and Belgium's François Englert have won the...

Oct 8 2013, 8:46am CDT