Android Wear is the OS for wearables

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It’s safe to say that after our recent post about picking an activity band, we’re pretty excited about the potential for smart watches. Smart watches combine the best of what we love—gear and technology—and could potentially be available in a huge assortment of styles and options, transforming how we access information. Today Google announced Android…

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Weekly Inspiration No. 10

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Visions of the future come in many different ways. Some see the future earth as a ravaged, apocalyptic wasteland. Others envision a clean and shiny urban landscape. And some see potential for both–a realistic approach that acknowledges earth’s depleting resources, but using that as the inspiration for innovation that can still make for a bright…

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Weekly Inspiration No. 8

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Spring is just around the corner, signaled by the slow reemergence of green trees, lush grass and colorful blossoms. But if you’re still immersed in snowy weather and cold days for a while longer, these tiny wearable planters might life your spirits. Made by Etsy artisan Colleen Jordan, the wearable planters can be worn as…

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Weekly Inspiration No. 4

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Sure, the last thing the world needs is more ways to eat sugar. But for husband-and-wife team Kyle and Liz–the founders of The Sugar Lab–using sugar as a 3D printing material has the potential to make “mega-cool” edibles. While 3D printing everything is all the rage right now, the novelty hasn’t worn off for us…

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