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3D Printing Deliver Organs on Demand

3D Printing Deliver Organs on Demand | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it

Breakthrough - dying patients could soon receive a 3D-printed organ made from their own cells rather than wait on long lists for the short supply of organ transplants. 

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How This Entrepreneur Went From Dead Broke to Mega Influencer in One Year

How This Entrepreneur Went From Dead Broke to Mega Influencer in One Year | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
This is inspiring ... Jayson Gaignard felt like he’d been sucker punched. The credit card statement just didn’t add up. He was reading a massive list of transactions charged to his online ticket...
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Drone on Demand: Company Provides Unmanned Aircraft Pilots

Drone on Demand: Company Provides Unmanned Aircraft Pilots | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Nothing may say 2015 more than a company that claims it's "the Uber for drones." While the Federal Aviation Administration figures out how to regulate drones, it continues to approve their use....
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Portable, solar-powered ecocapsules mean you can live rent- and electric-bill free, globally

Portable, solar-powered ecocapsules mean you can live rent- and electric-bill free, globally | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
If you’ve just had it with taking the subway, or sitting in an office, or just generally being around other people, you may be in luck. Slovakian firm  Nice Architects  has built an egg-shaped...
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Is This Strategy More Effective Than a Killer Startup Story?

Is This Strategy More Effective Than a Killer Startup Story? | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
You can fashion a great story about your company's origin and mission, or you can invite customers to see for themselves. Tata Harper, a 45-employee skincare company based in Vermont, chose the...
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How we're priming some kids for college — and others for prison

How we're priming some kids for college — and others for prison | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
In the United States, two institutions guide teenagers on the journey to adulthood: college and prison. Sociologist Alice Goffman spent six years in a troubled Philadelphia neighborhood and saw...
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18 of the Most Ridiculous Startup Ideas That Became Successful

18 of the Most Ridiculous Startup Ideas That Became Successful | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
The best startups seem obvious only in retrospect. By the time most of us found about them, they had already reached a critical mass of users. We never had to ask the question "Will this work?" since...
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Peter Thiel Is Wrong About Lean Startups

Peter Thiel Is Wrong About Lean Startups | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
In his book  Zero To One ,  Peter Thiel has some harsh things to say about lean startups. He writes that lean is “code for unplanned” and equates the Lean methodology to “making small...
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Soon, a 1-person startup will be worth $1 billion

Soon, a 1-person startup will be worth $1 billion | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Another way to look at the question: why do companies of more than one person exist at all? Why did we need firms with many employees to produce valuable things?
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10 Tips for Staying Focused From 10 Very Busy Young Entrepreneurs

10 Tips for Staying Focused From 10 Very Busy Young Entrepreneurs | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Having just wrapped up their three-month stint working out of Techstars' New York City-based office, the entrepreneurs that make up the tech accelerator's graduating class know a thing of two about...
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4 Entrepreneurs Behind Billion-Dollar Companies Share Their Secrets to Success

4 Entrepreneurs Behind Billion-Dollar Companies Share Their Secrets to Success | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Todd Pedersen is the founder of Vivint, a home automation company based in Provo, Utah, that sold to Blackstone for  $2 billion . Josh James is the founder of Domo, a business intelligence...
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Canada's Startup Network

Canada's Startup Network | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
In order to help me visualize how the national scene comes together I’ve put together a map of incubators, accelerators, co-working spaces and community hubs across the country.  As I come across...
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35 Electrifying Facts About Elon Musk

35 Electrifying Facts About Elon Musk | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Musk is known for his Tesla electric sports cars, but there's much more to know about this electrifying man.  Elon Musk was born in South Africa  in 1971
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8 Far-Out 'Jetsons' Contraptions That Actually Exist Today

8 Far-Out 'Jetsons' Contraptions That Actually Exist Today | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
The cartoon wasn't around for all that long compared to some of its contemporaries, but its  impact  is an  enduring  one. True, there are some aspects of it that are a bit dated -- you don't see...
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WooThemes’ Mark Forrester on how an SA startup sprouted a global success story

WooThemes’ Mark Forrester on how an SA startup sprouted a global success story | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Founded in 2007, WooThemes has not only managed to become one of the world’s most popular WordPress theme builders, but the company is also responsible for WooCommerce — its flagship product...
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Need to Become an Expert on a Topic Fast? Try These 3 Tricks of the Trade

Need to Become an Expert on a Topic Fast? Try These 3 Tricks of the Trade | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
ow do you try to know everything about every topic?" The answer, of course, is you don't. Nobody can know everything about everything. But you can know enough to connect with the person you're...
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11 Ways Remarkable Storytellers Create Reality Distortion Fields

11 Ways Remarkable Storytellers Create Reality Distortion Fields | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
If something catastrophic happens to Earth, we lose billions of years of evolution and thousands of years of advanced human civilization. Colonizing Mars isn't just something we can do-it is also...
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8 Brilliant Designs From Entrepreneurs in 2015

8 Brilliant Designs From Entrepreneurs in 2015 | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Good design  isn't just a business meme: it's your product, your marketing message; it's the way consumers engage with you. Effectively, design isn't just an element of business; it is business....
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TOMORROW’S ADVANCE MAN

TOMORROW’S ADVANCE MAN | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
If you have a crackerjack idea, one of your stops on Sand Hill Road will be Andreessen Horowitz, often referred to by its alphanumeric URL, a16z. (There are sixteen letters between the “a” in...
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How to supercharge the way you learn

How to supercharge the way you learn | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
What is the easiest way to learn? David Robson meets a group of scientists and memory champions competing to find techniques that make facts stick... fast.
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21 Tips for First-Time Entrepreneurs

21 Tips for First-Time Entrepreneurs | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
I've had service-based businesses and product-based businesses. I've built teams. I've built visions. I've taken products to market. I've helped raise millions of dollars. I've lost...
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5 Ways to Build a Startup That Lasts

5 Ways to Build a Startup That Lasts | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
In the fast-paced startup world, it’s easy to fall into the habit of acting quickly rather than thoughtfully. Of course, forward progress is always the goal but not at the expense of building a...
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7 Reasons Why Your Business Will Never Be Acquired and What You Can Do About It (Infographic)

7 Reasons Why Your Business Will Never Be Acquired and What You Can Do About It (Infographic) | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
actively positioning your business to be acquired is not difficult to do. One effective approach for starting out, for example, is to analyze your business in terms of the various reasons an investor...
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10 Tips Mark Cuban Would Give His Younger Self

10 Tips Mark Cuban Would Give His Younger Self | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
As one of the most well-known sharks on Shark Tank, Mark Cuban didn't get where he is with luck alone. However, just like any other entrepreneur and investor, he had plenty of stumbles along the way....
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From Zero to 35,000: How I Built A Big Email List Exclusively About Books I Liked

From Zero to 35,000: How I Built A Big Email List Exclusively About Books I Liked | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Building an email list is the single best way to communicate with your audience, period. Because you own it. In May 2009, I sent an email to a friend. I’d been posting book recommendations on my...
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The Upside of Living Underground

The Upside of Living Underground | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
As cities get more crowded, why not build down? Kieran Nash profiles some of the world’s most unusual underground constructions, from Australian rock homes to Beijing’s subterranean spaces.
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