Move over, MacGyver. The new word on the street is 'frugal innovation'
October 7, 2015, 7:30 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
Making things from the stuff around us is as old as the hills, but new technology makes it easier than ever.
In Amsterdam's sea of bicycles, a smart bike bell to hone in confused riders
September 14, 2015, 7:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Locating one's wheels can sometimes be exasperating in the bike-dense Dutch city.
Why your Apple Watch or FitBit is like Santa Claus
July 2, 2015, 11:23 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
Perhaps our wearables are giving out too much information.
Scotty, beam me up one of those Genie food replicators
May 20, 2015, 3:48 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
Some call it 'a Keurig for food,' but that's a disservice. The Genie is much more interesting than that.
Is this Internet-connected coffee jar silly or genius?
May 12, 2015, 4:51 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
This might actually be an example of where smart devices are going.
Rap star Nelly has been quietly sending 2 kids to college every year for a decade
Tortoise 'marriage' ends after 115 years
Costa Rica has doubled its forest cover in the last 30 years
The story behind kudzu, the vine that's still eating the South
59 endearing names for baby animals
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow