Innovation - Page 43

Starbucks cuts the cord on smartphone charging

Leave your cord at home. Starbucks has joined forces with Duracell and Powermat to equip tables with wireless phone charging stations.

10 futuristic eco-buildings from around the world

Tel Aviv’s Porter School of Environmental Studies unveiled as latest stunning LEED building.

CNN report highlights Israel's tech scene

A recent CNN report by Samuel Burke highlights Israel's tech scene and explores the favorable factors for launching a startup in Israel.

5 cool new robot inventions

From fixing your spine to protecting your crops, these robot inventions are the next big wave of technological innovation.

Meet E4, the self-propelled, dust-busting solar panel robot

Ecoppia's cleaning system uses microfiber cloths and controlled air flow to clean solar panels without the use of water or expensive manpower.

Tennis goes high-tech with new tracking system

The Israeli tennis tracking system PlaySight's SmartCourt provides real-time feedback and instant video for players everywhere.

Will.i.am investigates the Israeli tech scene

A Will.i.am investment in Israel seems likely after a trip this summer, in which the Black Eyed Peas founding member met with 5 tech companies.

How to transform your couch into a touchscreen

Touch screen furniture sounds like science fiction, but MUV Interactive's wearable Bird device has the potential to change how we interact with our sofas.

Disabled green sea turtle gets life-saving prosthetic fin

Prosthetic fin designed by an Israeli industrial design student applies aerodynamics to helping the turtle swim.

As seen on TV: heart surgery guided by 3D holograms

The 3D hologram-guided heart surgery shown on an episode of 'Grey's Anatomy' is reality, not science fiction.

App uses crowdsourcing to watch for credit-card fraud

A credit card fraud warning app developed by an Israeli startup can tell you when your credit card data has been hacked – faster than the other guys.

Tesla wants to make it safe to take your eyes off the road

A Tesla Mobileye partnership means Tesla Motors' vision for the future may be playing out on roads in Israel right now.

High-tech shoes made to protect seniors from falls

Shoes that help prevent falls may soon take the place of canes or walkers. The B-shoe system corrects balance to help protect seniors from falling.

North Carolina plant will turn food waste into energy

Turning food waste into energy, while keeping it out of landfills, is the goal of a renewable waste-to-energy plant under construction in Charlotte, N.C.

Tablets promise to boost learning in the classroom

Tablets in the classroom are expected to number 3.5 million by the end of the year, while publishers are rushing to create interactive learning materials.