Efficiency

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Time Your Way Through the Purgatory That Is JFK Airport

BLIP Systems' beacons will provide up-to-date wait times for baggage check, ticket lines, and taxis

Gaming & Play DIY Game Controller Helps People Navigate Reddit Faster

The social news site just got easier to use thanks to this easy to make browsing tool.

Advertising Brad Grossman: Take Control Of Your Mind And Increase Creativity

Founder of cultural think-tank Grossman and Partners, publisher of the Zeitguide, takes a closer look into how to best channel one's mental energies into greater creativity and efficiency.

Retail 'Smart' Table Can Identify Different Types Of Baked Goods In One Second [Video]

A visual recognition system on trial at a Tokyo bakery can tell the different types of pastries they sell and automatically calculates the price.

Syndicated Triple Pundit: Can Nike Save The Planet With Waterless Dyeing?

The sportswear brand teams with Dutch company, DyeCoo, to try to reduce pollution.

Technology Smart Sleeves That Will Improve Workplace Efficiency

Sensors worn on arms can measure various assembly worker movements and motion sequences to improve performance.

Advertising Moscow Airport To Allow Flight Check-In Via Skype

The capital city uses simple technologies to make more archaic processes more efficient, but will it be truly effective or is it just a PR ploy?

Design Rethinking The Traffic Intersection To Reduce Energy

TED presenter Gary Lauder rethinks how traffic controls can play a role in saving fuel.

Design Retractable Steering Wheel Makes Driving Easy For Everyone

TRW unveils a steering wheel idea that ensures comfort for drivers with mobility challenges.

Technology Facebook Shares Tech Secrets In 'Open Compute Project'

The social network giant hopes to increase collaboration and make the Internet more energy-efficient.

Work Ecoinomy Shows Us How To Make The Most Of Using Less

Ecoinomy's Eco.system adopts a truly holisitic approach to incentivize employees to make a difference to charities, the environment and company savings.

Innovation The Benefits Of Napping At Work

Sleep expert William Anthony argues that sleeping on the job may actually improve productivity.

Innovation Researchers Discover Molecules That Form Self-Creating Solar Panels

Scientists have found a molecule that promises to improve the efficiency of solar panels.

Advertising A More Ergonomic Hair Dryer

A designer revisits the shape and form of a hairdryer and comes up with a new, improved version.