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Top 10 questions the Pew Research Center has tackled in the past 10 years

September 22nd, 2014 at 12:05 pm » Comments Off

The Pew Research Center was established by The Pew Charitable Trusts ten years ago to bring together several of Pew’s information initiatives. The new organization had a unique mission to offer nonpartisan, non-advocacy information to decision-makers and the public. The Center has amassed a large body of work over the past decade. For their tenth anniversary, here’s a look […]

Top 10 ways connected devices will impact every business

September 16th, 2014 at 12:25 pm » Comments Off

The IoT will affect all types of organizations. The number of mobile-connected devices this year will exceed the world’s population. Most organizations will have to respond in some way to the rise of connected devices in order to survive the next decade. As connected products, connected logistics, and connected phones become ubiquitous, they create value […]

Top 10 ways nanotechnology is transforming the world around us

July 30th, 2014 at 4:49 pm » Comments Off

Nanotechnology might be outside your window at this very moment in the form of a gecko-like human scaling a self-cleaning, nano-enhanced solar window. A pair of hand-held, gecko-inspired paddles that can help you ascend a 25-foot sheet of glass might not seem like the most impressive use of nanotechnology but this real-world advance aptly demonstrates how quickly […]

Top 10 airlines for 2014 named at World Airline Awards

July 17th, 2014 at 8:18 am » Comments Off

Cathay Pacific  At an awards ceremony at the Farnborough International Airshow on Tuesday Cathay Pacific was named the world’s best airline. The award is decided by the votes of millions of travelers. Here is the Top 10:  

Top 10 ways technology will change the world by 2025

July 8th, 2014 at 8:25 am » Comments Off

By 2025 electric vehicles will take over traditional vehicles. Technology is changing the way we live our day-to-day lives. It’s exciting to imagine what the future will bring.  We may like to imagine one day living on Mars with technology that lets us teleport our toothpaste from CVS and the ability to apparate like Harry […]

Top 10 lazy ways to appear smarter than you are

June 16th, 2014 at 1:15 pm » Comments Off

Just believing you can get smarter is enough to make you smarter. Having smarts is all the rage now.  We aren’t just talking about street smarts but we’re talking about brainy smarts. Unfortunately, getting smarter involves work and work is something smart people prefer to avoid. Fortunately, appearing smarter is much easier than actually being […]

Top 10 ways 3D printing could change space

April 21st, 2014 at 8:16 am » Comments Off

A closeup of a titanium lattice ball manufactured using a 3D printing process. The European Space Agency (ESA) has identified ten ways to transform how space missions put together in their investigation of the potential of additive manufacturing (AM), or 3D printing.  

Top 10 reasons 3D printing hasn’t caught on yet

February 25th, 2014 at 11:45 am » Comments Off

3D printers may not be as easy to use as they seem. Photo credit: FredKahl/Flickr 3D printing stands to completely transform the way we make, replace, and transport products and will disrupt nearly every major industry. However, the technology is still geared toward passionate, motivated makers and hobbyists—not the average citizen.    

Top 10 must-have ‘ingredients’ for a successful invention

February 7th, 2014 at 12:24 pm » Comments Off

Even a moderately innovative idea can become a huge success. If you want to be a success and an economic opportunity, it’s important that your idea meet certain criteria for it to be groundbreaking. Even a moderately innovative idea can become a huge success if it has all the right “ingredients.” But keep in mind, […]

Top 10 ways to get a better airplane seat

January 24th, 2014 at 10:33 am » Comments Off

We’ve all been there! Almost everyone complains about flying in economy class, and most times with good reason. There are ten strategies to fly more comfortably, or at least get the seat you want.

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