CES 2017

CES 2017: Pre-Market Technology. What to Expect?

The world’s tech industry has gathered in Las Vegas to bet big on their newest, coolest, and weirdest, new products at CES 2017. It’s never really a “new year” until after the holidays because that’s when all the new tech innovations are displayed to market. Today is

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2016, the Year of Faulty Battery

Battery Life The shortcoming of  battery in 2016 devices was a real deal breaker (and recall enforcement). We got to see a lot of tech gone wrong this year. So rounding up a particular tech-issue for the year was tough…but of course, we could leave

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AeroMorph – Shape Changing Material

Could this futuristic inflatable fabric change industrial design? Massachusetts Institute of Technology is always at the forefront of technological advancements. MIT’s tangible media group presents “aeroMorph”, a programmable paper, plastic, and fabric self-folding origami-like inflatable structure. Whether airbags or something more exotic like a Lamzac, we’ve all experienced

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The Future of Artificial Intelligence

The future of Artificial Intelligence is now. Artificial intelligence is here and alive (almost). But the real question is how soon will we as a society be adapting to it? We’ve already adapted to some form of it. Many brands are manufacturing AI in the

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How the Supreme Court Defines “Granular” Design

Granular Design vs. All-Encompassing Apple and Samsung have been at war over patent and layout designs for over 5 years now. This past month, the Supreme Court sided with Samsung and ruled against Apple in the design patent case. Here’s why it’s changed the landscape

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National Association Music Merchants Exclusive: iRig Nano Amp

With the National Association of Music Merchants approaching us next month, don’t be surprised to see them on your timelines.  NAMM strives to bring out more than 1,000 music vendors exhibiting over 6,000 brands.  Plus, attendees are able to choose from 120+ educational sessions and

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FORECASTED PANTONE COLOR FOR 2017

What is the PANTONE Color of the Year? A symbolic color selection; a color snapshot of what we see taking place in our global culture that serves as an expression of a mood and an attitude. Every year Pantone forecasts the next year’s color! This foreshadowing