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2011-07-27 04:49:00

NEW YORK, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Web-based research tool provides innovative new features for helping researchers explore new technologies, product applications and markets Elsevier, the world's leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services today announced the expansion of illumin8 [http://www.illumin8.com ], its groundbreaking semantic search tool first launched in 2008. illumin8, which indexes scientific, patent, news...

2011-07-20 11:30:00

CLEVELAND, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether engaging experts from the outside to develop a new energy source or discover a vaccine for AIDS, leaders around the globe acknowledge the need to innovate collaboratively if they are to solve the most critical problems facing business and society today. NineSigma, the leading provider of Open Innovation and collaboration strategies and tools, says the imperative to innovate for organizations is greater than ever, and can make a difference to...

2011-07-06 07:25:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- David Croslin's book, Innovate the Future, and his innovation lifecycle concepts are becoming widely accepted tools in how startups and established companies alike create new innovations and deliver them to market. China, through its leading universities, is the most recent country to recognize and begin utilizing Croslin's innovation lifecycle method. David Croslin, former Chief Technologist at Hewlett-Packard, is determined to show...

2011-06-23 00:00:29

Just 3 months into their launch, AHHHA "“ a social ideation platform designed to leverage ideas into tangible profits, has partnered with UK based and recently USA launched open-protection system Creative Barcode, designed to uphold the value of creativity in the open innovation process. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) June 22, 2011 Just 3 months into their launch, AHHHA "“ a social ideation platform designed to leverage ideas into tangible profits, has partnered up with UK based and...

2011-06-20 10:00:00

GLASTONBURY, Conn., June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TopCoder®, Inc., the leader in online programming competition, skills assessment and competitive software development, today announced the line up for the 2011 TopCoder Innovation Summit. "Innovation in the way the World Works" will feature Dean Kamen founder of FIRST and DEKA Research & Development Corp.; Nick Donofrio, former EVP Innovation and Technology and leader of IBM's technology strategy for innovation across...

2011-05-20 08:02:00

CLEVELAND, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- From Hallmark Cards, which invented augmented-reality greeting cards to improve its top line, to General Motors, which partnered with NASA to develop a robotic assistant to supplement human activity, the message is clear: collaborating on innovation is not an option; it's a competitive necessity. That was the consensus among innovation executives who spoke during NineSigma's Open Innovation (OI) Leadership Summit in Arlington, Virginia last week....

2011-05-09 10:00:00

ST. LOUIS, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An international conference focused on innovative ideas and opportunities for agriculture to help solve long-term issues in food production and security, environmental and energy concerns will convene at the third annual Ag Innovation Showcase (www.agshowcase.com), May 23-24 in St. Louis, MO. The venue, the Danforth Plant Science Center (www.danforthcenter.org), is the world's largest independent plant science research institute, located in the...

2011-04-11 07:27:00

CINCINNATI, April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- inno360 has been named as a Gold Medal Winner by the internationally-known 2011 Edison Best New Product Awards(TM). inno360(TM). was the Gold Medal winner in the Innovative Services Category, one of twelve categories honored by the Edison Awards. In addition to inno360(TM), other gold medal winners included the Apple iPad, Chevrolet Volt, and Coca-Cola Freestyle. The distinguished Edison Awards symbolize the persistence and excellence...

2011-03-28 06:45:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovation is everywhere. Well, at least the word "innovation" is everywhere. Every company, government and entrepreneur wants to be innovative. Unfortunately, for most, it is normally not that simple. President Obama, recognizing the need for change within the U.S., is focusing on innovation with his references to our need for more innovative processes and his frequent statement of, "We must innovate to win the future." David...

2011-01-27 00:02:59

JenniUSA has just released the newest version of the Jenni Innovation Management Program. Combining the most cutting edge technology with proven innovation implementation expertise, Jenni 7.0 is the best Innovation Process Management SaaS available. Aberdeen, NJ (PRWEB) January 26, 2011 JenniUSA, a division of ReliantTech Inc., has announced today the release of the newest version of the JenniUSA Innovation Management Software Service. With upgrades in both function and content, Jenni 7.0...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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