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Innovation: Get Over Yourself
Chances are, the next big thing isn't going to come from your lab. If you want to stay ahead, you might want to look beyond your own walls and into the untapped talent of the crowd.
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Oct 29, 2014
May I Help You? Nestle Hiring 1,000 Robots as Store Clerks
The first batch of the robots -- chatty humanoids called Pepper -- will report to work by the end of this year at outlets that sell coffee capsules and home espresso machines....
Oct 15, 2014
3-D Printing Design: Five Tips to Achieve Additive Manufacturability
The design freedom that comes with 3-D printing is altering our basic assumptions of how products are made. But we have to know where to start....
Oct 15, 2014
A Return to the Atomic Age
Lockheed Martin has released details on a pint-sized fusion reactor that could one day power just about everything....
Oct 10, 2014
Tesla Unveils New Electric Car for Bad Weather
The new version of the Model S will feature the letter D for dual motor, one of which will be in the front and one in the back of the vehicle....
Oct 8, 2014
Welcome to the Future: Aeromobil's Flying Car is Ready for Takeoff
Aeromobil's 'Flying Roadster' is everything science fiction promised: it's fast, futuristic and totally bizarre.
Sep 30, 2014
The $13 Billion Startup
Parker Hannifin has devised a system to match the deep pockets of major corporations with the innovative power of startups. If it works, it could be exactly the kind of disruptive boost mature markets have been waiting for....
Sep 16, 2014
Court Vacates $368 Million Verdict Against Apple in Patent Case
Appeals court judges said the lower court wrongly allowed expert testimony that may have influenced the damages award....
Sep 9, 2014
Apple Watch Puts Computing on Your Wrist
Apple didn't just shrink the iPhone and strap it to the wrist, CEO Tim Cook told a rapt audience....
Sep 9, 2014
2015 IW Best Plants Conference: Call For Speakers
IndustryWeek is inviting speakers to submit proposals for the 2015 IW Best Plants conference....
Sep 4, 2014
The Growth Equation: Upping Your Market Impact
Smart investments in innovation starts with shoring up your execution and then understanding your customers' needs better....
Increased Fracking Benefits US Consumers at the Pump
Lenovo Wraps Up Deal to Buy Motorola From Google
Apple CEO Tim Cook Says He's 'Proud to Be Gay'
Shell Posts Mixed Third-Quarter Earnings
Federal Reserve Waves Goodbye to QE Stimulus Program
French Car Giant Renault Drives Up Third-Quarter Turnover
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Oct 23, 2014
Sustainability Efforts Need to Start with the CEO
For Interface's Dan Hendrix, an environmentally sustainable company must first be economically sustainable....
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