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Ring Clock

Ring Clock | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it

The Ring Clock concept was designed without inhibition as a product that might be able to exist in 10 years or so… but thanks to its futuristic appeal & simple functionality, it might become a reality sooner than you think!


144 ultra-thin mono-color LEDs are contrasted against surgical stainless steel. When you are looking for the time, just spin the ring to activate the blue & orange LEDs. 

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RAPIDLY Turn Sketches into Prototypes

RAPIDLY Turn Sketches into Prototypes | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Team Proto helps teams with user interface prototyping, presentation, and documentation. It turns handwriting sketches into interactive mockups or storyboards, which help obtain feedback in a faster...
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10 Businesses to Start That Can Weather Any Economy

10 Businesses to Start That Can Weather Any Economy | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
I don’t like to be an alarmist, but I continue to believe that we live in very unsettled economic times. There are some major unknowns that could push the economy south quickly and in a major way,...
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4 Steps to Building a Great Product-Focused Organization

4 Steps to Building a Great Product-Focused Organization | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Every entrepreneur has a goal to build a well  respected brand , company culture  and  amazing team  around awesome products. Seasoned entrepreneurs know a strong product portfolio is not enough,...
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Where Are They Now?: bio-bean

Where Are They Now?: bio-bean | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
This was true for Arthur Kay, founder and CEO of  bio-bean , a company that upcycles waste coffee grounds into energy pellets and fuel.  His idea for the company materialized when he found out...
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Nikola Tesla Describes the Thrill of Invention

Nikola Tesla Describes the Thrill of Invention | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Nikola Tesla  (1856-1943) was a pioneer scientist during the turn of the 20th century best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity...
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[Video] Scientists have built a 3D-printed car that will be highway-ready in 2016

[Video] Scientists have built a 3D-printed car that will be highway-ready in 2016 | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
This 3D-printed vehicle by  Local Motors  is being developed by scientists to be highway-ready by 2016. The machine uses  carbon fiber-infused plastic to create its vehicles. The car will cost...
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6 Must-See Motivational Videos on YouTube

6 Must-See Motivational Videos on YouTube | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Every entrepreneur could use a shot of inspiration from time to time. Inspiration can help to fuel you when you’re up against long hours and hard work. Sometimes a great motivational pep talk can...
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Amazon's Dash buttons Ready To Disrupt?

Amazon's Dash buttons Ready To Disrupt? | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Buying stuff is literally a touch away with  Amazon's Dash buttons . The $5 "Wi-Fi enabled replenishment devices," as Amazon calls them, were announced on the eve of April Fools' Day and we  all...
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How This Entrepreneur Built A Seven-Figure Business Minting Local TV Celebrities

How This Entrepreneur Built A Seven-Figure Business Minting Local TV Celebrities | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
That puts him in a fast-growing group of Americans who are breaking the $1 million in revenue mark in non-employer businesses—those that have no traditional employees other than the owners. ...
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Up in the Air: Meet the Man Who Flies Around the World for Free

Up in the Air: Meet the Man Who Flies Around the World for Free | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Schlappig, 25, is one of the biggest stars among an elite group of obsessive flyers whose mission is to outwit the airlines. They're self-styled competitors with a singular objective: fly for free,...
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7 Ways To Keep Your Startup Team Motivated

7 Ways To Keep Your Startup Team Motivated | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Being a part of a startup team is uniquely exciting – it provides opportunities and experiences that established corporations simply can't match. It's a rush, and with the right people, it can be...
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By the Numbers: Amazon vs. Alibaba (Infographic)

By the Numbers: Amazon vs. Alibaba (Infographic) | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Amazon may be the biggest and busiest ecommerce company in the U.S., but China’s Alibaba delivers way more packages. According to an infographic compiled by international courier ParcelHero , while...
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'The Lean Startup' Author Shares His Latest Advice

'The Lean Startup' Author Shares His Latest Advice | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Eric Ries , author of the 2011 bestseller  The Lean Startup,  is at it again. In March he launched a month long Kickstarter campaign to self-publish  The Leader’s Guide ,  a hardcover and...
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A prominent VC firm just released a great cheat sheet to help you see through startup hype

A prominent VC firm just released a great cheat sheet to help you see through startup hype | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Startups  throw out bogus metrics  all the time when talking to investors and the press. Prominent Silicon Valley venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz wants them to stop.
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How to hack creativity

How to hack creativity | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
People tend to over-romanticise creativity as if it’s some kind of magical power that you can’t control and it can strike you whenever it feels like. Well, that’s the same as saying your...
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Smart Startups Learn How to Create and Manage Hype

Smart Startups Learn How to Create and Manage Hype | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Creating a successful startup is all about marketing these days, no matter how compelling your solution. Technologists have long believed that marketing is only required when selling the next pet...
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In 1975, this Kodak employee invented the digital camera. His bosses made him hide it.

In 1975, this Kodak employee invented the digital camera. His bosses made him hide it. | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Imagine a world where photography is a slow process that is impossible to master without years of study or apprenticeship. A world without iPhones or Instagram, where one company reigned supreme....
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Tim Cook, Eric Schmidt, Y Combinator invest in Smart Kickstarter project 

Tim Cook, Eric Schmidt, Y Combinator invest in Smart Kickstarter project  | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
The startup, backed by a rare lineup — Tim Cook, Schmidt’s Family Foundation, Y Combinator — launched preorders for its first product, a shower head,  on Kickstarter last night . The size...
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Worlds Smallest Electric Car

Worlds Smallest Electric Car | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Kuniako Saito's company  Cocoa Motors  is set to launch the new personal transportation device this autumn. The lightweight aluminium board is approximately the size of a laptop and can carry...
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10 Ambitious Megastructures People Are Trying To Build

10 Ambitious Megastructures People Are Trying To Build | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Bigger is better. That’s the logic our species seems to function on, whether it’s the Saudi Royal family and their  kilometer-high Kingdom Tower  or China trying to build a dam so big it will...
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MacroFab Eases Path from Prototype to Production

MacroFab Eases Path from Prototype to Production | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
MacroFab, which has just raised $2 million in a seed round led by Techstars Ventures, manufacturers all circuits in their Houston facility, shipping each within 15 days of receiving an order. The...
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Besomebody raised $1M to inspire people to do what they love

Besomebody raised $1M to inspire people to do what they love | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
It all started with a hashtag. Then, it became a traveler blog.  This week,  Besomebody  announced it raised another million dollars to be, what they call, “the fastest growing and farthest...
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Marc Kneepkens's curator insight, July 29, 3:36 PM

Great initiative: doing what you love and getting paid for it. It doesn't get any better.

Mohammed Ayyub's curator insight, July 30, 2:42 AM

Great initiative and much respect to your vision..

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Israels Hot Startup Scene is Fostering Several Unicorns

Israels Hot Startup Scene is Fostering Several Unicorns | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it

While I was in Israel I was able to sit down with some of the hottest startups on the planet and find out everything there is to know about the tech scene in Israel.

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Heroic Clothing Displays

Heroic Clothing Displays | Ideas, Innovation & Start-ups | Scoop.it
Eight Inc Presents Its Products as Essentials of a 'Superhero Closet' Taking inspiration from the presence of superhumans in pop culture, Eight Inc's standing clothing display unit is styled as a...
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