invention

How Burning Man Is A Microcosm Of The Experience Economy At Play

We spoke to five people from five different industries about how experience reigns supreme at Burning Man over material goods or status

Advertising PSFK 2017 Speaker Interview: What The Supermarket Could Look Like In 2065

In the lead-up to our conference, Studio Industries CEO Mike Lee teleported me in a time machine to the grocery store of the future, where experiences will reign over products

Design A Simple Bag Helps You Save the Water Wasted for Your Hot Shower

Nifty invention makes sure every drop of clear water counts, even if its not warm enough just yet

Innovation Coin Flipper Transforms a Simple Task Into an Unexpected Interaction

Programming and robotics reinvent an otherwise ordinary human movement

Hacked Old Spice Deodorant Plays Music When Opened [Video]

11-year-old Quinn Sheeran disassembled and repurposed the electronics from a birthday card to make the deodorant play the 'Rocky' theme.

Design Square Skateboard Wheels Won't Stop Rolling

SharkWheel’s helix cube-like shape is balanced in such a way to promote continuous movement on any surface.

Technology Music Note Identifier May Lead To Earlier Parkinson’s Diagnosis

New technology can identify the Baroque, Classical and Romantic periods after 'hearing' only three notes.

Home Paper Humidifier Flower Works Without Electricity

A portable and aesthetic innovation to help prevent overly dry environments.

Technology 14 Year Old Girl Develops Solar-Powered Water Purifier

Deepika Kurup won $25,000 for her invention in the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Competition.

Technology Next-Generation Handcuffs Could Sedate & Zap Detainees

Patented apparatus would administer drugs and electric shocks.

Technology Artist Creates Real Clouds Indoors [Pics]

Berndnaut Smilde creates the clouds by carefully regulating humidity, temperature, and light in the space.

Inflatable Cast Immobilizes Injured Area Within Seconds [Video]

A blow up stabilizing bandage can stabilize a broken bone, sprain, and heavy bleeding.

Samsung's Implantable Medical Device Could Be Used To Monitor Your Brain

Samsung has applied for a patent on a device that communicates a person's physiological and pathological state.

Design Affordable 3D Printer Costs Less Than An iPad

High-tech gadget that was only available to designers, now goes mainstream.