Friday, January 31, 2014

Must See Tradeshows for New Product Innovation in 2014

by Mary Faller

The 2014 tradeshow schedule has been released for the world of innovative invention ideas, business owners, investors, and inventors. Specialized tradeshows for sporting goods, construction equipment, automotive, hospitality, pets, and many more categories will be held all over the United States this year. These tradeshows allow inventors and businesspeople alike to collaborate at one location, drawing attention to innovative ideas as well as exposure to potential partnerships. 

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

CES 2014: An Overview of Innovative New Products Introduced at This Year's International Tradeshow

by Mary Faller
Consumer Electronics Association's annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES), took place January 7-10 in Las Vegas, NV with over 3,200 exhibitors that introduced about 20,000 innovative technological breakthroughs. According to an article in the Business Wire, Karen Chupka, Senior VP of CES said, “Technology of the future was widespread at the 2014 CES where executives from every major industry came to see, touch, interact and do business at the world’s intersection for innovation. Amazing new products emerged in the areas of wireless, apps, automotive, digital health and fitness, 3D printing, startup tech and so much more. It was an incredible event that brought the global tech community together and successfully celebrated and showcased the amazing innovation that is a hallmark of our industry.” This year’s tradeshow offered a buffet of delectable technological innovations that are sure to spark interest in a wide variety of consumers.

Wearable Tech
Intel Edison Smart Baby Onesie at CES 2014Some of the most innovative technological advances introduced at CES were wearable technologies. Intel showcased their new Intel Edison technology through a device that helps monitor the health of an infant. The "smart onesie" works to transmit the baby’s breathing and other vital information to a connected coffee cup. The coffee cup then reflects the child’s condition on a small digital display. Intel Edison is a newly announced computing system inside a Scan Disc (SD) card that also has Wi-Fi connectivity.

Thursday, January 2, 2014

10 of the Most Innovative Inventions in 2013

by Mary Faller

Individuals all over the world will ring in 2014 with traditions, customs, and new beginnings. Inventions of years past will aid in preparing delightful food items, illuminate the sky in celebration, and transport individuals safely to their destinations (among other things). Invention ideas generate growth in the economy and help its members in a number of positive ways. Inventions such as the car, modern medicine, the microwave, even “as seen on TV” inventions that seem silly have changed the way people live their daily lives. Inventions improve the way we think, perform, and complete daily tasks.