Category: Edison Awards News

Top 5 Reasons to Nominate for an Edison Award

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On April 11, 2018, we will recognize game-changing innovations for the 31st annual Edison Awards. We are currently accepting innovation submissions through Friday, November 17th. If you are unfamiliar with the Edison Awards, or on the fence about nominating, here are five reasons why you should nominate today. Join an Elite Group of Winners As … Continue reading Top 5 Reasons to Nominate for an Edison Award

EA Seal Star of the Month: Modobag ™

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Snapshot: Modobag is the world’s first motorized, ride-able, smart, carry-on luggage that gets travelers to their destination up to three times faster than walking. Features include: 2 USB ports; indoor/outdoor speed controls; optional GSM/GPRS tracking app; 2000 cubic inch packing space; and quick access phone, tablet, and laptop pockets. The Edison Awards™ is an annual … Continue reading EA Seal Star of the Month: Modobag ™

New Category for 2018: Space Innovation

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For decades, our future in Space has captivated the imagination of millions and inspired many to dream of exploring strange new worlds and securing humanity’s future as a multi-planetary species. That future is here today. Space is rapidly becoming an everyday reality for a growing number of people around the world. A confluence of reduced … Continue reading New Category for 2018: Space Innovation

EA Seal Star of the Month: Qualite Sports Lighting

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Snapshot: Quality Sports Lighting GameChanger™ is a high-performance lighting system designed for sports venues, with a revolutionary form factor and IoT connectivity at half the cost of competitive systems. Unlike its competitors, GameChanger™ is bar shaped with proprietary optics which makes it more efficient in its lighting patterns and run wireless from mobile devices. The … Continue reading EA Seal Star of the Month: Qualite Sports Lighting

What can the Edison Awards Seal accomplish?

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Nu Skin’s ageLOC Me is a smart device that combines Nu Skin’s most advanced anti-aging formulas for a personalized daily skin care regimen. The device stores, combines and dispenses the exact amount of customized skin care products through technology covered by multiple patents and an app-based assessment. At the 2017 Edison Awards, the company took … Continue reading What can the Edison Awards Seal accomplish?

5 Innovative Ways Companies are Using Ocean Plastic

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It has been estimated that more than 5 trillion pieces of individual plastic floating in the world’s oceans. From plastic flip-flops to grocery sacks, this pollution poses a serious threat for marine animals, which often get trapped in the plastic packaging and suffocate or mistake the plastic items for food and ingest the toxins. The plastic … Continue reading 5 Innovative Ways Companies are Using Ocean Plastic

Fuel Your Passion for Innovation

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Most everything you touch today has some relationship to Thomas Edison. Before Edison’s death, he held 2,332 patents worldwide with 1,093 of those held in the U.S. The patents are responsible for items that use electricity as well as the concrete that holds together commercial buildings. However, the most important thing Edison accomplished was becoming … Continue reading Fuel Your Passion for Innovation

Liberated Pixels Take Flight

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Do you recall the opening scene of the 2017 Superbowl when flying drones circled like stars over Lady Gaga’s head? If you missed the beginning go online and check out the video. Bill Mitchell and I termed these things “liberated pixels” back in 2008 at the MIT Media Lab. The concept is simple: imagine any point of light … Continue reading Liberated Pixels Take Flight

Edison Universe Celebrates Student Innovators

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Edison Universe is committed to inspiring educational institutions and supporting the business world. Motivated by Edison’s unique vision, unbridled optimism, and insatiable curiosity, Edison Universe is focused on nourishing the possibilities, opportunities and foundations of success to empower the imaginations and vision of tomorrow’s inventors and innovators. This past month Edison Universe sponsored a contest that … Continue reading Edison Universe Celebrates Student Innovators

A recap of the 2017 Edison Awards

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On April 20,  innovators from over 20 countries, participated in informative panel discussions, and watched an episode of Shark Tank (Edison style) play out live at the 2017 Edison Awards. Over 500  forward thinkers in the forefront of technology and innovation gathered together at The New York Academy of Science and the historic Capitale to … Continue reading A recap of the 2017 Edison Awards