Innovation News from Around the Web
- A Snappy New Look: Improving the Patient Experience
Edison Awards Program Manager wears The Henry Ford Hospital’s Model G Patient Gown during labor and delivery. Creating solutions to what “bugs” people is a key to innovation success as highlighted in this story.
- The new, tech-savvier mamaRoo infant seat from Edison Awards winner 4moms
From the Edison Award winning company 4moms comes the new upgraded version of the mamaRoo. The new upgraded version features motion settings such as “car ride,” “gentle wave,” and “tree swing.” It can also be controlled with a smart device from another room so the motions can be re-set without ...
- Edison Award nominee Y:Cube Housing is making home ownership attainable for nearly any budget
Designed by award winning achitects Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners, Edison Award nominee Y:Cube housing delivers a unique solution to young people looking to gain affordable housing in the expensive London market. The Y:Cube is a pre-constructed modular system designed for single occupancy and can be stacked on top or or next ...
- The PianoArc: An “Edison Story”
By Mindy Manes
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett???
“Collective Transformation” was my first thought as I listened to NPR’s feature about the two singers’ unlikely alliance that generated their newly-released (and wonderful) Cheek-to-Cheek album. You may recall that my last blog was about Collective Transformation—the innovative alchemy that occurs when two “unlikely ...
- Edison Awards Nominee Voiceitt Wants To Give A Voice To Those With Heavy Speech Impediments
Edison Awards nominee Voiceitt is working to make a change in the lives of the 7.5 million people in the United States who struggle to communicate clearly due to speech impediments. Their new app, Talkitt, will help users by developing a unique dictionary based on individual speech patterns. MORE