Innovations: Disruptive Force


Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 07/23/2013

Is this what the future of fitness looks like?

A new fitness club opened in La Jolla, featuring wearable tech, and a custom wall, and some have touted it as the future of fitness.

By Emi Kolawole  |  12:49 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  business, Disruptive Force, Technology

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 07/02/2013

D.C. accelerator 1776 unveils The Challenge Cup -- a March Madness for the world's start-ups

The Washington D.C. accelerator 1776 has announced The Challenge Cup -- an international competition to tackle the world's big problems

By Emi Kolawole  |  10:02 AM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Disruptive Force, Employment, Technology

Posted at 04:25 PM ET, 05/23/2013

'Hybrid innovation': Clayton Christensen Institute introduces new disruption concept

The Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation introduced a new concept in the field Thursday: "hybrid innovation".

By Emi Kolawole  |  04:25 PM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Disruptive Force

Posted at 10:43 PM ET, 05/09/2013

Plans for 3D-printed gun downloaded 100,000 times; State Department in contact with Defense Distributed

The plans for Defense Distributed's 3D-printed gun, the "Liberator", has been downloaded over 100,000 times. The State Department has confirmed it is in contact with the company.

By Emi Kolawole  |  10:43 PM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Disruptive Force, Technology

Posted at 11:25 AM ET, 05/07/2013

The shot heard 'round the maker world

That the political focus seems to be on "shutting down 3D printing technology for guns" rather than "shutting down guns," is something that should give makers pause.

By Dominic Basulto  |  11:25 AM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Design, Disruptive Force, Manufacturing, Technology, Video

Posted at 04:21 PM ET, 04/30/2013

Self-driving cars, 4D printing and our manufacturing future

Imagine if your coat could wrap itself around you a little bit tighter when the temperature dropped. Or what if your car drove you to work instead of the other way around?

By Emi Kolawole  |  04:21 PM ET, 04/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Design, Disruptive Force, Employment, Manufacturing, Technology

Posted at 12:28 PM ET, 04/29/2013

Aviation is about to get its next Charles Lindbergh moment

A planned flight by an exclusively solar-powered plane across America could be more than a stunt.

By Dominic Basulto  |  12:28 PM ET, 04/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Design, Disruptive Force, Energy, Technology

Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 04/24/2013

Another entry in the Web's obituary?

VentureBeat's Dylan Tweney enters what seems to be yet another paragraph in the Web's growing obituary.

By Emi Kolawole  |  10:57 AM ET, 04/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Disruptive Force, Social Media, Technology