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The trucking industry has enjoyed steady success for the past decade, and understandably so. This is because the freight transportation and logistics industries have made distance and volume a non-issue for the agriculture, food, and retail industries. Moreover, current trends indicate the trucking industry will remain profitable for the foreseeable future.
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Do you think you might have come up with an incredible new idea worth capitalizing on? If so, the obvious next question you might ask yourself is whether or not you should protect your intellectual property with a patent. Here, we discuss the pros and cons of seeking a patent.
Every step forward in this world comes from an idea. Most ideas, however, never become anything more than a thought. If you've come up with a brand new idea—an invention—that the world needs now, but you don't know how to get it to market, there is help. Read on to find out more.
Mobile augmented reality is still quite young but it is already attracting a lot of attention. It is the process of overlaying digital information onto the real world. Think of an app by a rock band where you can insert yourself into the concert with and feel like you are jamming right along with the band members. Technically impressive...yes! The business model, and how you can make money with it, is clearly still evolving. That's a polite way of saying mobile "AR" is really cool but no one knows how to use it yet but that doesn't mean we should not be paying attention.
InventHelp Can Help You Turn Your Idea into a Business Some people are satisfied with the way things are. When they use a potato peeler, they don't think, "How can I improve this gadget?" They just...
The modern industry sectors such as construction, mining, manufacturing, and shipping have made the use of overhead cranes popular. Cranes move massive and heavy materials from one place to another with ease. The capacity of cranes...
A hive that makes it easier to collect honey is a sweet crowd-funded success.
Water Hero monitors the water flowing into your house. When it detects a leak, it shuts off the water and contacts you.
Budiu are a pair of kids’ sneakers that feature embedded GPS locators so parents know where they are.

The Invention of Sliced Bread

The slogan "The Greatest Thing Since Sliced Bread" makes almost no sense to us. But have you ever tried to consistently slice bread? It's hard.
Today we learn more about the man behind the successful Kickstarter campaign to make your tailgating experience easier.
The Pirate Bay has launched a new category called Physibles. They explain: Data objects that are able (and feasible) to become physical. We believe that things like three dimensional printers, scanners and such...

iPhone Pants

StartupSmart: Designers who are sick of having to fish around for smartphones to send a text have created a pair of jeans with a see-through pocket. The Delta415 Wearcom Jeans, from San Francisco company Alphyn,...

Glowing Dog Collars

Glowdoggie knows that every dog owner wants to keep their furry loved ones safe, seen and protected – during the day, but even more importantly at night, when they need our care most. This is what...
Huffington Post: It's raining, you don't have an umbrella, and there are no awnings in sight. Mikhail Belyaev would like to have you covered with his latest invention, the "Lampbrella." Part street lamp, part umbrella, the lamppost...
Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog): There is a new invention for the stressed out or angry individual: the Screamotron 3000. The device is a renovated karaoke boombox that snaps a picture when it hears you scream. Billy Hunt,...
Fast Company: More than 275 million hearing-impaired people are unable to use speech to communicate. Sign language is one solution, but it’s only as helpful as the number of people who...

Park In Your Living Room

Crave Online: A new invention by a Rice University student has invented a way for you to park your ride smack in the middle of your home. As part of the James Dyson Design competition is in...
Daily Mail: Next time you see a dog lapping thirstily at a toilet bowl, pause for thought - next time, it could be you. A new invention - funded by Bill Gates - aims to...
According to Japanese researchers at the Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology in Tokyo, it is possible to identify drivers by the way their weight is distributed on the car seat. The team has developed a car...