Many companies are transforming to an outcome-based business. Under Armor is transforming from selling fitness products to selling “Fitness-as-a-Service” by monitoring the fitness levels of their millions of consumers around the world and proactively prompting them to stay fit.
Participation is taking action to build collaboration, community, and an ecosystem. Today's continuous cycle of growth is driven by people, tomorrow it will be driven by things.
When Richard Hulskes, co-founder of Wevolver, was a kid, he spent endless hours building rockets and robots―often unsuccessfully. Today, he prints them.
Founded in 2010, Girl Develop It aims to help women feel comfortable learning technology and ready to become contributors.
No matter what you call it, you know the way IT teams work is changing.
Nathan Seidle, founder and CEO of SparkFun Electronics, believes open source is not only good for humanity, but also good for business. SparkFun is a successful online retailer that sells the parts people need to build electronics projects.
The world’s largest telescope is not a telescope at all. It’s a SQL server database. The Sloan Digital Sky Survey has given us a view into the stars unlike any other, making the richest catalog of objects in the universe visible, open, searchable and query-able by anyone.
NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, JPL, dares mighty things and explores the unexplored, whether it’s in outer Space or on Earth. To do this, it stays on the leading (and sometimes bleeding) edge of technology.