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Journal of Technology Management and Innovation Vol 11, No 2 (2016) Available

Journal of Technology Management and Innovation Vol 11, No 2 (2016) Available | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
Journal of Technology Management & Innovation (JOTMI) is a quarterly online, international, peer-reviewed journal
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Why Scientists Are So Worried about Brexit

Why Scientists Are So Worried about Brexit | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
Funding for British research and innovation is only one reason.
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Global report to highlight entrepreneurship in EU, China and US

Global report to highlight entrepreneurship in EU, China and US | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
On 21 June, the Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum launches a report based on the world’s largest entrepreneurship survey Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM). The report looks at how has entrepreneurial activity promoted industrial activity and built competitive strength since 2000.
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The next generation in data storage? Your DNA

The next generation in data storage? Your DNA | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
Microsoft is among a number of companies investigating the potential of biological data storage.
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The ‘other’ EU referendum: European researchers back EU proposal to create a new innovation agency

The ‘other’ EU referendum: European researchers back EU proposal to create a new innovation agency | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
EU publishes 109 comments on its plan to form a European Innovation Council – and most support the idea so long as it doesn’t eat up existing EU research funds and awards grants faster
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How GM Beat Tesla to the First True Mass-Market Electric Car

How GM Beat Tesla to the First True Mass-Market Electric Car | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
The true significance of the Bolt: An old-school company with immense manufacturing capacity has gotten to the 200-mile, $30K electric vehicle first.
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Inside Vicarious, the Secretive AI Startup Bringing Imagination to Computers

By reinventing the neural network, the company hopes to help computers make the leap from processing words and symbols to comprehending the real world.
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More particle than wave

More particle than wave | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
Canada does not lack scientists or good universities. Nor has its government been stingy. Public spending on research and development is higher as a share of GDP than in Europe and the United States (see chart). Where Canada falls short is in transforming ideas into marketable products. It produces relatively few patents. R&D spending by business has been declining for the past 15 years as a share of GDP; just 2.2% of companies are engaged in innovation, according to Dan Breznitz of the Innovation Policy Lab at the University of Toronto.
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Bold Innovation Program Fast-Tracks Precision Medicine Research

Bold Innovation Program Fast-Tracks Precision Medicine Research | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
Exciting advances in medicine and health are being researched in precision medicine projects recently funded by the George and Judy Marcus Program in Precision Medicine Innovation.
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NASA Really Is Trying to Grow Potatoes on Mars

NASA Really Is Trying to Grow Potatoes on Mars | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
Researchers at the International Potato Center in Peru are working with NASA on a plan to grow potatoes on Mars
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This is how Elon Musk set out to achieve his Tesla 'master plan'

This is how Elon Musk set out to achieve his Tesla 'master plan' | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
In 2006, Elon Musk shared his “secret master plan” for Tesla Motors – to build an affordable electric car. This is how he did it.
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Tanzanian rice swells yield from salty soil

Tanzanian rice swells yield from salty soil | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
New type of rice identified after Japanese tsunami dramatically raises productivity, say Tanzanian researchers.
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This factory is replacing robots with humans

This factory is replacing robots with humans | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
Skilled human workers are taking over from robots with car manufactures providing options in attempt to appeal to consumers.
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The value of royalty : Bioentrepreneur

The value of royalty : Bioentrepreneur | Scinnovation | Scoop.it

Intellectual property (IP) license agreements are critical to commercializing academic discoveries. There are, however, always substantial challenges facing inventors and technology transfer offices (TTOs) seeking to enter into fair agreements with commercial

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China is predicted to announce the world's first 100 petaFLOPS computer tomorrow

China is predicted to announce the world's first 100 petaFLOPS computer tomorrow | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
The supercomputer race might have just been won.
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MPs call for contingency plan to protect UK life sciences in event of Brexit

MPs call for contingency plan to protect UK life sciences in event of Brexit | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
Given the “cautionary tale” of how the Swiss freedom of movement referendum led to immediate cuts in EU R&D grants, the UK government should be ready to step in with national funding, says science committee
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Follow the sun

Follow the sun | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
Solar power is reshaping energy production in the developing world
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Marc Kneepkens's curator insight, June 12, 5:06 PM

#Solar is breaking through in a big way. Worries about #climate change or working in its favor.

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China's Science Revolution

China's Science Revolution | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
Super-sizing science: Five huge projects that reveal China’s plans to become a global scientific powerhouse
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Has the age of quantum computing arrived?

Has the age of quantum computing arrived? | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
It’s a mind-bending concept with the potential to change the world, and Canadian tech company D-Wave claims to have cracked the code
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The Unbelievable Reality of the Impossible Hyperloop

The Unbelievable Reality of the Impossible Hyperloop | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
Startup Hyperloop Technologies has started shooting magnetically levitated capsules along a track in Las Vegas to show off a radical idea for the future of freight and mass transit.
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Dead could be brought 'back to life' in groundbreaking project 

Dead could be brought 'back to life' in groundbreaking project  | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
A biotech company in the US has been granted ethical permission to recruit 20 patients who have been declared clinically dead from a traumatic brain injury, to test whether parts of their central nervous system can be brought back to life. 
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Airplanes Are Getting Lighter Thanks to 3-D-Printed Parts

Airplanes Are Getting Lighter Thanks to 3-D-Printed Parts | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
A rapid increase in sales of 3-D printers that make metal parts may just be the beginning of a surge in additive manufacturing in the aerospace industry.
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Why graduates lack the skill they need most

Why graduates lack the skill they need most | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
Research suggests that graduates may be leaving higher education lacking a key skill.
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Could this turn the tide against advanced cancer?

Could this turn the tide against advanced cancer? | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
Personalised, precision immunotherapy could be a new tool in the fight against cancer.
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Farmers must combat climate change with more science, innovation investment 

Farmers must combat climate change with more science, innovation investment  | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
John Key told the Platinum Primary Producers annual conference in Wellington that the focus would return to climate change as the economy recovers from the global financial crisis and the pressure would come more and more on the agricultural industry.
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Globalization Is Becoming More About Data and Less About Stuff

Globalization Is Becoming More About Data and Less About Stuff | Scinnovation | Scoop.it
And it’s changing the competitive landscape.
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