Misfit Wearables launched with a mission to stand out, but has since made its mark in a competitive category by fitting in. Misfit was incorporated in 2011 on the day Steve Jobs passed away. The company’s name was inspired by a quote from Apple’s iconic 1997 commercial: “Here’s to the crazy ones.
The word “disruption” has become quite popular in the last few years. It’s for good reason. The Internet has truly transformed not only our personal lives, but the way entire industries operate. When we think of disruption we think of products like Napster, services like Netflix, websites like
Dr. Shell Huang, a research fellow at the Coca-Cola Company and one of the world’s leading polymer scientists, is helping the environment one bottle at a time. And her son wants to tell you about it in this two-minute video highlighting her work on Coke's PlantBottle™ packaging, the world’s first
Have you noticed stereotypes suggesting men are more creative than women, or vice versa? Turns out neither argument holds water. Psychological research shows that men and women are identical when it comes to generating creative ideas. So why is there sometimes a difference in creative output? The
Researchers have found the answer to love and it only takes two seconds to download. All you need to meet your next partner is a physical, emotional and Internet connection. At least, this is the case for more than 41 million love birds in the United States and countless more around the world.
We tend to make lots of assumptions these days about we consume our news. You might hear that only older people read newspapers, for example, or that younger people rely almost exclusively on their social media feeds to learn what’s happening in the world – if they even care at all. Then they’re
An explosion in web and mobile technology—combined with a tight job market—has led to a surge of interest in learning to program. At the forefront of this movement is Codecademy, which says “many millions” of students have tried out its free online courses. Founded in 2011 by two college students,
Mark Twain famously said, “I can live for a year on a good compliment.”If the acclaimed author was right, then quite a few Honest Tea fans can bank on a healthy and happy 2014. In the days leading up to National Compliment Day (Jan. 24), the brand surveyed several thousand email subscribers about