New Business Ideas

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When The Livestream Went Mainstream a la Twitter & Facebook

It’s been reported widely that ‘livestreaming’ video apps are having their moment in the sun! It’s taken a while, but similarly to when social media first captured our zeitgeist a little over a decade ago, livestreaming seems to be tapping into that same need by both the viewer and the citizen journalists who are out there, capturing stories on-the-go.

Invention Of The Week? EvaDrop Is World’s First Smart Shower Device

An inventor has developed a very unique device that will save you water without ruining your shower experience. Called EvaDrop, this device will reduce water usage by up to 50 percent. So, will this new device make a “splash” when it hits the market?

Ecocapsule Is A New Independent Micro-Home

Going nomadic just got way easier and cozier too. You see, a team of Slovakian inventors have developed Ecocapsule, which is a portable house that offers a very unique dwelling experience. So, where will your next backyard be?

Fingers As A Service: Business Reinvents The Foam Finger To Be A Little More Sass, And A Little Less Class

Today, I opened my mailbox and was pleasantly surprised.  Typically only filled with flyers and the occasional bill (that duplicates the one sitting in my email inbox), I actually found something that was worth more attention than an immediate trip to the recycling bin. You're going to have to read on to find out what it is, but I can tell you that it was a gift from a hot new business out there that subscribes to my brand of sarcasm. While I was pleased with the appearance of their namesake item, you may not be if you're on the receiving end.

Thin Ice Is First Ever Weight Loss Clothing Line

Looking to burn about 500-1000 calories a day just by wearing your clothes? An inventor from Toronto, Canada, has developed a very unique line of clothing that hacks your metabolism. So is Thin Ice another weight loss fad?

Invention Of The Week? Turn Your Car Into A Smart Car With Exlporide

A start-up company in Columbia, Maryland, has developed a unique all-in-one futuristic heads-up-display (HUD) unit that will make your car smart on every level. So, what makes this technology so unique? And will you be able to afford it?

American Express Launches Maria Sharapova VR Experience At 2015 U.S. Open

Fancy a tennis match with Maria Sharapova? American Express has just unveiled its “You vs. Sharapova” virtual reality game at this year’s U.S. Open. Question is this: do you think you could return a 100-mile-per-hour serve from one of the greatest tennis players in the world?

Slick Stabilizer Is A Motorized GoPro Steadicam

Your GoPro just got ‘slicker.’ A team of inventors out of San Francisco, CA, have developed a brilliant GoPro accessory device. So, why is Slick now the rave among sports enthusiasts and filmmakers?

Invention Of The Week? Fotokite Phi Is A Drone On A Leash

The evolution of selfies has just been taken to new heights. Fotokite Phi is a safe and easy drone to operate.So what are the chances of you owning one?

New Social Network Eter9 Leads To Digital Immortality & Singularity?

On the heels of ephemeral social networking apps like Snapchat allowing our messaging to disappear within seconds after posting, comes another on the opposite end of the spectrum. This one proposes online-life-everlasting with digital immortality. The new social network called ‘Eter9’ uses artificial intelligence to scan your posts - learn what makes you tick  . . .