Gaming & Play Amazon Prepares for Immersive Holographic Rooms and Retail Shops

The Amazon patent imagines the ability to turn every surface, from mannequin to wall, into an offset of a touchscreen

Technology Google Wants Your Glasses to Stay On While You Run

Google’s patent for self-adjusting specs could change the lives of the active and near-sighted

Luxury Apple Patent Suggests Maps Update To Include Public Transportation

Potential new features to include dynamic directions for bus and subway commuters

Design 3D-Printing Project Recreates Old Patents [Pics]

Martin Galese takes old inventions from the official design archives and converts the diagrams into files that can be easily reproduced.

Technology Facebook Patent Allows Phones To Automatically Tag People

New features include pattern, facial and audio recognition to identify what the user is viewing.

Advertising GE Partners With Online Design Community For Crowdsourced Innovation

The partnership with Quirky focuses on the development of co-branded products based on thousands of patents being opened up.

Home 8 Stories You Need To Know Today

Twitter worth $10B, HBO on Apple TV and Amazon gains Downton Abbey streaming rights...links to start your day with.

Retail 8 Stories You Need To Know Today

Twitter reworks search capabilities, Apple awarded over 1,000 patents in 2012, half of Airbnb's NYC listings are illegal...Links to start your day with.

Innovation Fred Wilson: Enough Is Enough [Headlines]

"I believe that software patents should not exist. They are a tax on innovation. And software is closer to media than it is to hardware. Patenting software is like patenting music."

Work Monocolumn: Yoga Protectionism

Modern patents on ancient knowledge have caused concern in India.