IBM Breaks Innovation Record In 2016
International Business Machines Corp. continued its remarkable innovation streak after securing 8,088 U.S. patents in 2016. It marks the 24th consecutive year IBM earned the most patents of any other company.
Advisory Board Approves 11 DoD Innovation Recommendations
Top innovators, scholars and business leaders gathered at the Pentagon Jan. 9th for the second meeting of the Defense Innovation Advisory Board and approved 11 recommendations aimed at keeping the Defense Department on the cutting edge in technology, culture, operations and processes.
President Signs American Innovation and Competitiveness Act Into Law
The President signed into law the bipartisan American Innovation and Competiveness Act (AICA) (S. 3084). AICA represents a bicameral, bipartisan agreement that includes nine House Science Committee bills that passed the full House over the last two years, including H.R.
Investing in "Innovation Infrastructure" to Restore U.S. Growth
To address such stagnation, one policy that has gained traction from some economists and President-elect Trump is infrastructure stimulus.
The 5 coolest military innovations of 2016
It was a good year for imaginative military innovations. From “Star Wars”-style speeders to an inescapable surveillance drone, many of the futuristic advances seem straight out of science fiction or Hollywood blockbusters. Here are some favorites from 2016.
After Decades of Chinese Imports, How to Revive American Manufacturing?
Industrial innovation has slowed down in the United States mainly because of imports from China, according to a recent study. The findings of the study support President-elect Donald Trump’s negative stance on free trade and globalization.
Here are the Most Innovative States in America in 2016
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Innovation is NOT Dead -- It’s Destructive!
This destruction of old value with the adoption of innovation is not hard to see. Electronic media are displacing printed media. Wireless technologies are replacing most wired communications. Travelers are staying in other people’s homes rather than hotel rooms.
What will Trump's innovation policy look like?
Some of Donald Trump's biggest campaign promises included the creation of manufacturing jobs for American workers, making better trade deals and increasing military spending. Policies in these areas will affect a tech industry that reaches into every corner of the U.S. economy.
Trump Pledges to Help US Technology Leaders Spur Innovation
US President-elect Donald Trump in a meeting with technology CEOs in New York promised to provide constant assistance for advancing their pioneer work. "We want you to keep going with the incredible innovation," Trump said in his opening remarks on Wednesday as quoted by Politico.