The Revolution: Top Ten Disruptors of Education Story For Huffington Post

The Revolution: Top Ten Disruptors of Education Story For Huffington Post New online learning models are bursting from startups and top universities, bridging the educational divide. We are in the midst of a revolution that will bring high-quality education to hundreds of millions of people who have never had access to this level of learning … Continue reading The Revolution: Top Ten Disruptors of Education Story For Huffington Post

China Key to Green Tech Innovation

WASHINGTON, May 9 (IPS) - With U.S. federal funding sources for renewable energy sources already drying up, coupled with a newfound antipathy towards "green" issues issue here in Washington, some are suggesting that China could offer an important opportunity for the future of renewables in the United States and around the world."I would be very … Continue reading China Key to Green Tech Innovation

Where’s Technology Innovation?

In the high-tech sector, there's an unrelenting din about the importance of innovation. Too bad there's precious little of it around. Aside from "disruptive," there's probably no more overused buzzword than "innovation." Every speech, every business discussion, every CEO presentation is peppered with the word. Apparently, every idea, every new business, and every startup is … Continue reading Where’s Technology Innovation?

Kenya Innovation Center Funded Government.

NAIROBI: Kenya has made significant progress in scientific innovations as to accelerate social economic development in the country. Prime Minister Raila Odinga commented that STI’s are the engine to a better Kenyan economy and will lead to the realization of the country’s Vision 2030. “Science,technology and innovations are the engine to propel Kenya`s economy.They will … Continue reading Kenya Innovation Center Funded Government.

What Instagram’s $1 Billion Windfall Says About Innovation, Inequality

Facebook’s $1 billion purchase of Instagram has prompted much meditation on whether we’re seeing another Internet bubble. Bloomberg View columnist Clive Crook meditates on something else: how the deal is a reflection of the forces of globalization and information technology, which have “multiplied the opportunities and grown the prize exponentially.” Crook writes: Thanks to the … Continue reading What Instagram’s $1 Billion Windfall Says About Innovation, Inequality

Forbes on Innvation Labs: How To Create An American Renaissance

Inside the USC Annenberg Innovation Lab. Scientists and artists often don’t talk to each other very much. Both solitary disciplines, with long periods of time spent in a lab or in a studio, don’t necessarily lend themselves to collaboration. At the USC Annenberg Innovation Lab, they they have built an intersection of these two pillars. … Continue reading Forbes on Innvation Labs: How To Create An American Renaissance