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.
More trees than there were 100 years ago? It's true!
Why are bees producing blue honey?
California is generating so much solar energy, it's paying other states to take it
7 of the most expensive flowers in the world
In praise of 'scruffy hospitality'
Humpback whales around the globe are mysteriously rescuing animals from orcas