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.
Got ink? Apple Watch might not be your heart's desire
April 30, 2015, 1:36 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
Tattoos block the light that makes the heart monitor work.
Iowa boy builds tiny house in his backyard
6 of the loneliest jobs in the world
What food pyramids look like around the world
Farmers' Almanac warns of brutal winter
Dog stranded by wildfire waits for her family at burned-down home
30 minutes of doing just about anything will extend your life. (That includes you, boomers)