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MIT president: Sequester choking innovation economy | Boston Herald

MIT president: Sequester choking innovation economy | Boston Herald | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
“Drastic” federal budget cuts caused by sequestration threaten to derail major innovative breakthroughs — like an AIDS vaccine, (MIT president: #Sequester choking #innovation economy http://t.co/0oEM9IkHOo)...
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Strange Snapshots Of Police and Emergency Services From the Past

Strange Snapshots Of Police and Emergency Services From the Past | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
Over the past century, our methods for fighting crime and responding to emergencies have changed dramatically.
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NATO amplifies interest in biometrics - SecureIDNews

NATO amplifies interest in biometrics - SecureIDNews | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
Dutch Army commander Colonel Bernard Wulfse, has revealed that NATO is investing time, man power and resources into advancing the agency’s use of biometrics.
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BioDigital Announces $4M Funding to Create a 3D Model of the Human Body

BioDigital Announces $4M Funding to Create a 3D Model of the Human Body | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
BioDigital, Inc. announced they've received $4MM in Series A funding led by FirstMark Capital with participation from the NYU Venture Fund and a number of prominent angel investors. According to th...
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Google tries to fuel innovation outside of Silicon Valley with new Tech Hub network

Google tries to fuel innovation outside of Silicon Valley with new Tech Hub network | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
The new program will place Google squarely in big tech co-working facilities in Chicago, Denver, Detroit, Durham, Minneapolis, Nashville and Waterloo, Canada. These cities aren’t tech backwaters, but they aren’t San Francisco either.
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Free’s Xavier Niel To Launch 1000startups In Paris, The World’s Biggest Incubator | TechCrunch

Free’s Xavier Niel To Launch 1000startups In Paris, The World’s Biggest Incubator | TechCrunch | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news. (RT @CBenque: L'innovation au cœur de Paris !
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Sensors & Systems - Major New Geospatial Event to Launch in London in 2014

Sensors & Systems - Major New Geospatial Event to Launch in London in 2014 | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
Diversified Business Communications UK has announced today the launch of GEO Business, a major new geospatial event incorporating an international trade exhibition, a cutting edge conference and a hands-on workshop and demonstration programme.
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US Scientists Are Leaving The Country And Taking The Innovation Economy With Them

US Scientists Are Leaving The Country And Taking The Innovation Economy With Them | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
America is starving research scientists of the funds they need to do their groundbreaking work. In response, many of them are preparing to go overseas, which would destroy the innovation economy.
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Open Innovation For Government: Answers Outside...

Open Innovation For Government: Answers Outside... | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
Crowdsourcing and co-creation are very much of the moment topics. When considering innovation and ideation within the context of crowdsourcing and co-creation, you start to enter a world of significant opportunity and complexity.
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How Social Media Analysis could Capture Associates of Westgate Shopping Centre Nairobi Terror

How Social Media Analysis could Capture Associates of Westgate Shopping Centre Nairobi Terror | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
If there was ever a time for social media monitoring and investigation tools to find fruition it’s in the wake of Westga… (How geospatial #socialmedia search & neural network projections could aid #Westgate, #Nairobi #counterterrorism
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Center for the Future of Museums: Four Ways of Seeing the Future

Center for the Future of Museums: Four Ways of Seeing the Future | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
Traps and surprises of foresight. Center for the Future of Museums: Four Ways of Seeing the Future. http://t.co/jASdUZpjAz
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10 Ways to Teach Innovation

10 Ways to Teach Innovation | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
Getty By Thom Markham One overriding challenge is now coming to the fore in public consciousness: We need to reinvent just about everything.
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Apple iOS 7 Release Sparks Japanese Porn Craze [PHOTOS]

Apple iOS 7 Release Sparks Japanese Porn Craze [PHOTOS] | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
Apple iOS 7 release paves way to a new craze – the Japan Porn Craze (Innovation rises in the most unexpected situations.. Apple iOS 7 Release Sparks Japanese Porn Craze [PHOTOS] http://t.co/S2ppi8fe0I)...
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Google’s same-day delivery service launches for Bay Area shoppers

Google’s same-day delivery service launches for Bay Area shoppers | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
Six months after inviting select shoppers to test a new same-day delivery service, Google is opening up the service to consumers in the Bay Area.
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Big data at work: 12 stories about reinvention

Big data at work: 12 stories about reinvention | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
Big data is cool and all, but is it really changing the way companies function? Yes. Here are 10 stories that show that transformation.
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Egypt’s tech innovators seize opportunity from turmoil

Egypt’s tech innovators seize opportunity from turmoil | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
Since 2011, Egyptians have had to deal with unrest and political disorder. But it has also spurred a new wave of tech start-ups eager to restore social order.
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Microsoft updates Power BI for Office 365 with data search, natural language querying, and 3D visualizations

Microsoft updates Power BI for Office 365 with data search, natural language querying, and 3D visualizations | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
TID Inno Update Microsoft updates Power BI for Office 365 with data search, natural language querying, and 3D visu... http://t.co/Euk0fEW7WY
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not exactly innovation, but more of MIcrosoft getting closer to the baseline of BI products.

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Indian biometric ID project faces court hurdle | PCWorld

Indian biometric ID project faces court hurdle | PCWorld | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
A controversial biometric project in India, which could require people to produce their biometric IDs to collect government subsidies, has received a significant setback from the country's Supreme Court.
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Think You Have Better Ideas Than Your City Leaders? Prove it, Says Code For America And MindMixer

Think You Have Better Ideas Than Your City Leaders? Prove it, Says Code For America And MindMixer | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
Hoping to ride the ongoing wave of civic innovation a nonprofit and a startup put out a monthlong call for ideas that could help fix communities...
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Guardian unveils Healthcare Innovation Awards shortlist - The Guardian

Guardian unveils Healthcare Innovation Awards shortlist - The Guardian | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
The Guardian Guardian unveils Healthcare Innovation Awards shortlist The Guardian A school, a charity, and a social enterprise are all in the running for the first Guardian Healthcare Innovation Awards.
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Augmented Reality: the latest fad for newspapers or a real innovation? | J-source.ca

Augmented Reality: the latest fad for newspapers or a real innovation? | J-source.ca | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
The Canadian Journalism Project / Observatoire du journalisme (RT @BrunelloCavalli: Per i #giornali del futuro la realtà animata http://t.co/krwnwOEypx)...
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Biometrics Technology Watch » Biometrics: Changing the Game and Facing Challenges

Biometrics Technology Watch » Biometrics: Changing the Game and Facing Challenges | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
RT @BiometricsTech: While #biometrics have advanced greatly, they still have to address these 5 major challenges: http://t.co/1ixFRV872K
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A Robot Bartender That Knows Who's Subtly Signaling for a Drink

A Robot Bartender That Knows Who's Subtly Signaling for a Drink | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
Designing a robot that can mix and pour the perfect martini isn't terribly difficult--once you get the portions and motions nailed down, it's good to go.
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Nairobi Mall Massacre Inspires A Group Check-In Tool For Emergencies

Nairobi Mall Massacre Inspires A Group Check-In Tool For Emergencies | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
After a disaster people need a fast way to see if everyone they know is okay. Inspired by their efforts to contact their team during the attacks at...
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The Road To Resilience: How Unscientific Innovation Saved Marlin Steel

The Road To Resilience: How Unscientific Innovation Saved Marlin Steel | Disruptive Innovation | Scoop.it
A little maker of metal baskets shows how U.S. manufacturers can thrive against all comers. (Inspiring story of "low-tech" mfg. success.
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