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2013-08-28 23:23:30

Fall 2013 offers a cornucopia of thought leadership and innovation celebrations across a broad spectrum of creative pursuits and social applications for San Diego-based MLD, a globally recognized design + innovation studio. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 Fall 2013 offers a cornucopia of thought leadership and innovation celebrations across a broad spectrum of creative pursuits and social applications for San Diego-based MLD, a globally recognized design + innovation studio....

2013-07-15 23:02:48

To better educate policymakers around the world about the economic and social benefits presented by an increasingly information-rich world, the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) has established the Center for Data Innovation. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 The unprecedented volume of data generated by today's computing infrastructure is transforming our society and creating significant opportunities for innovation in numerous fields from healthcare to...

2013-07-12 23:01:38

Idea Management Solution Provider, WeListen, Recognized as a Leader for Its Innovation Platform Powered by Telligent Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 12, 2013 Telligent, a market leader in enterprise social software, today announced that its innovation management partner, WeListen, was recognized by Forrester Research Inc., as a Leader in “The Forrester Wave™: Innovation Management Tools, Q3 2013” report. WeListen was among the select companies Forrester invited to participate in the...

2013-03-14 23:01:06

Dr. Buff brings IP Management, Technology Transfer, Licensing and Business Development experience to ideaken. Boston (PRWEB) March 14, 2013 ideaken - a leading open innovation platform and services provider in Asia, is pleased to announce that Dr. Eugene Buff has joined its Board of Directors. Dr. Buff brings a wealth of experience and knowledge after serving more than 20 years in various organizations prior to his most recent role as Vice President, Consulting at yet2 dot com Dr. Eugene...

2013-02-12 17:03:05

Researchers have developed a model that will, hopefully, help companies develop innovative products that people actually want to use. The model is a first step towards capturing the behavior of both companies and consumers, so that we end up with more iPods and fewer Edsels. This concept may sound obvious, but companies have difficulty grasping it. Companies constantly try to develop new products and services that capture market share. We knew that. Consumers constantly try to evaluate...

2012-10-03 15:09:30

Numbers of women in engineering, physics and computer science are on the decline In the first study of its kind, researchers have found that numbers of women in the science, technology and innovation fields are alarmingly low in the world's leading economies, and are actually on the decline in others, including the United States. The study maps the opportunities and obstacles faced by women in science across the US, EU, Brazil, South Africa, India, Korea and Indonesia. It was conducted by...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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