Tag: innovation

The makers behind Solar Roadways discuss the future of clean energy

Julie and Scott Brusaw, a couple from Sandpoint, Idaho, launched an Indiegogo campaign to bring their invention of Solar Roadways, pavement that generates power, to the public. They not only doubled their goal of $1 million, but also galvanized a global community of enthusiasts and even received an invitation to attend the White House Maker … read more

How Cinemood Used Crowdfunding to Tap Into an International Market

On April 19, we launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise funds for Cinemood, a storytelling mini portable projector that helps to enhance early childhood development. We raised a whopping $120k in just two months. Because this kind of crowdfunding success does not happen overnight, we wanted to share a few of the steps we took … read more

6 Innovations That Will Change the Way You Travel

It’s summertime and you know what that means: camping, beaches, vacation and lots of sun. Sometimes getting to that blissful moment of sipping Mai-Tais on the beach can involve long lines at the airport, jetlag, losing your passport and other unforeseen challenges. Luckily, because entrepreneurs are constantly thinking of ways to make your life easier, … read more

VoiceItt Wins Philips Annual Innovation Fellows Competition

The 2nd Annual Philips Innovations Fellows Competition has just announced their grand prize winner! Philips: the global leader in healthcare, wellness, and lighting—in partnership with Indiegogo—developed this competition in order to identify and support the next great innovations in health and well being. Five finalists were chosen in November to receive $10,000 each in prize money. One winner, … read more

Do you have the next #BIGIDEA in Health and Well-Being?

The second annual The Philips Innovation Fellows Competition will award mentoring and $100,000 in cash prizes to help bring meaningful ideas to life. Last year, Fosmo Med’s Maja Intravenous (IV) saline bag took the top prize and this year it could be you! Did you know that nearly two-thirds of North Americans consider themselves innovators … read more