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Where's my flying car?

Tracking the progress of technological innovations that appear in the news - is there a site somewhere that does this? [more inside]
posted by le morte de bea arthur on Nov 12, 2010 - 4 answers

Intra-company knowledge exchange

How to increase knowledge exchange in a tech company. (i.e. imitate Google)? [more inside]
posted by philosophistry on Nov 20, 2009 - 12 answers

Who's doing neat stuff with the web and comics?

Most comics on the web seem to be just scanned in print comics or the equivalent of same. Can you point me to any web comics that are making use of web/internet technology to make the comics reading experience different from print comics? No need to mention Scott McCloud. [more inside]
posted by Brandon Blatcher on May 27, 2009 - 22 answers

what's new in technology. I mean really, really new

Sites for tracking new technologies, technology trends, and innovations? [more inside]
posted by brandnew on Sep 10, 2008 - 4 answers

Help me type without ever needing to look?

Is there a wireless, battery rechargeable, full-sized or laptop-sized keyboard available that has a memory card which will allow me to leave the office, go to the gym or a cafe and type without needing or even glancing at a monitor? So that later, I can return to give my work a good editing without caring about how it looks on the first draft? [more inside]
posted by parmanparman on Mar 31, 2008 - 17 answers

Introductions to technological development

Is anybody familiar with one or more good textbooks (or introductory volumes) on technology development and/or deployment? [more inside]
posted by sindark on Jul 26, 2007 - 2 answers

Ideas for innovative uses of technology in higher education?

For many years our university has touted itself as being "cutting-edge" with technology by requiring students to buy laptops. Obviously we need to be doing more and I'd like some ideas for ways we can be innovative in this sector and reach out to the students, faculty, and staff with new resources that will actually be used. Bonus points for ideas that go against the grain, defend easily for funding, and generally rock. [more inside]
posted by genial on Apr 11, 2007 - 31 answers

Where's my future-car?

It seems that taillights have evolved rather radically from their humble origins, now featuring LED configurations spanning cars' entire back ends. Why hasn't this kind of innovation been seen with headlights? [more inside]
posted by limeonaire on Nov 25, 2006 - 15 answers

Tales of the origins of now-ubiquitous innovations?

I'd love some help/direction/inspiration finding stories and quotes about inventions and technologies that are now ubiquitous, but were once considered to be unnecessary or impractical. [more inside]
posted by padraigin on May 2, 2006 - 18 answers

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