Sparking the Fire of Invention
A new breed of entrepreneurs is out to reinvent invention by uniting far-flung innovators and freeing them from normal corporate constraints.
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One of Apple Computer’s legendary engineers now wants to combine wireless technology with GPS to help track loved ones, pets, and more.
One prolific inventor offers tips on how to ensure that your inventions have their day in the sun.
Two inventors have staked competing claims to a potential audio revolution.
A leading venture capitalist says corporations are too slow and timid to capitalize on their own inventions.
A digital pen invented at Microsoft’s Beijing lab will allow people to switch between electronic documents and paper.
TR’s short list of 2003 U.S. patents with the potential to transform fields from security to cancer diagnostics.
A topography of nation-by-nation inventive prowess.