Innovation News from Around the Web

  • ‘Young Edison’ Students Winners Announced
    May 6, 2019
    The annual Edison Universe Student Innovation Contest concluded in May with the announcement of two ‘Young Edison’ students from the CAPS program. CAPS stands for the Center for Advanced Professional Studies and is a nationally recognized high school program that fully immerses students in a professional culture with personalized learning ...
  • Black & Veatch unveils Cleantech Accelerator, powered by LaunchKC
    April 24, 2019
    KANSAS CITY, MO – April 11, 2019 – Engineering and construction company Black & Veatch cemented its place in the Kansas City startup ecosystem Wednesday by introducing its IgniteX Cleantech Accelerator, powered by LaunchKC at a kickoff announcement event at Boulevard Beer Hall. Black & Veatch, the largest engineering company in ...
  • Digital Trends Live: A helpful robot, iPhone rumors, and more
    April 8, 2019
    DigitalTrends.com – “Winn visited the Edison Awards and had a chance to speak with Danny Isserles, CEO of Temi Usa. The company is developing a robot called Temi that incorporates Alexa and can move around environments with its user.”
  • Want to keep your food from spoiling too fast? Try putting this in the fridge
    April 8, 2019
    USAToday.com – “Can placing a napkin-sized laminated card inside your fridge keep the edibles inside from spoiling too quickly? A family-owned Boston-based company Nature’s Frequencies claims sticking its $75 Food Freshness Card in the center of a typical sized refrigerator, can extend the shelf life of fruits, vegetables and bread ...
  • 50 Game-Changing Innovations in Robotics, Home Technology and Medicine
    April 8, 2019
    Entrepreneur.com – “Every year, the Edison Awards are given to world-changing innovations in a variety of categories. Winners are chosen by a panel of more than 3,000 business executives including past award winners, academics and leaders in the fields of product development, design, engineering, science and medical.”