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Analyze The ROI Of Your Innovation Idea, Step By Step

Bobby Grajewski | Posted 03.23.2014 | Small Business
Bobby Grajewski

In our experience, those who view their invention as a business opportunity (and keep their emotional attachment to their idea out of the equation) are the most successful.

The Etiquette of Personal Mobile Device Use in Public

Dr. Layla McCay | Posted 03.19.2014 | Technology
Dr. Layla McCay

Probably one of the more mortifying moments of my mother's life happened when she was at a talk by the Dalai Lama. At a particularly meaningful moment...

7 Surprisingly Inspiring Kids' Tech Trends for 2014

Common Sense Media | Posted 03.19.2014 | Parents
Common Sense Media

For a lot of parents, the negative headlines about cyberbullying and sexting don't track with their families' experience of technology. Many folks are seeing their kids learn, grow and benefit from innovations in the tech world.

Welcome to the New York City Hunger Games for Broadband

Bruce Kushnick | Posted 03.15.2014 | New York
Bruce Kushnick

Are you a small business that wants high speed broadband in New York City? You're in luck! There's a competition available to get you just what you need.

Sunday Thoughts: Avoiding Code Atrophy

Sam Napolitano | Posted 03.14.2014 | Huffpost Code
Sam Napolitano

As a leader in a tech company and an involved parent, it is quite rare that I find time to exercise my coding skills. This is slow death for any self respecting engineer, so I have set out to solve this problem for myself. Here are a few things that I do to help avoid the pestilence that is code atrophy.

Pyrrhic Victory? Netflix "Wins" CES

Turnstyle | Posted 03.12.2014 | Technology
Turnstyle

By Noah J. Nelson (@noahjnelson) Every few years television manufacturers try to get the vast majority of consumers to upgrade their TVs. From a cer...

Tech 2014: #Waywire Editors Curate 7 CES Trends

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 03.09.2014 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

With CES now in full swing, the editors at #Waywire have been pouring over the video that is pouring out of Las Vegas to discover the trends that are going to break in 2014.

Goodbye San Francisco, You're a Passionate Lover

Eric Barry | Posted 03.08.2014 | San Francisco
Eric Barry

During my relatively short time in San Francisco, the town has changed greatly, and not all of it for the better. I'm not inherently anti-gentrification, yet the wealth disparity is enormous -- and it's being felt.

Roku TV Will Stream Video Without Set-Top Box

AP | RYAN NAKASHIMA | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Roku Inc. is launching a line of TVs that play video from services like Netflix without requiring a set-top box. While similar to s...

OTP's Favorite Travel Apps of 2013

Off Track Planet | Posted 02.25.2014 | Travel
Off Track Planet

New apps to color the road from point A to point B (and one to keep you alive should point C be passed-out drunk in a ditch.)

Should You Be Worried About the Tech Start-Up Bubble?

Michael Ruderman | Posted 03.01.2014 | Small Business
Michael Ruderman

Unlike other bubbles, average Americans should not be "afraid" of this proliferation of early-stage companies. If anything, they should embrace it.

Do You Model Unhealthy Tech Habits?

Laura St. John | Posted 02.25.2014 | Technology
Laura St. John

When you interrupt what you're doing to check a new message, you're silently implying to your live, pint-size audience that the virtual message is more important than what's going on at that moment. You also become split.

Best Business Partner? Your Dog.

Christine Deakers | Posted 02.19.2014 | Business
Christine Deakers

While Gen-Xers expect their careers to be more flexible with mobile and virtual teams, some in-office "disruptions" heighten and optimize creativity and workflow. One of the best additions to add to your company's HR program, science suggests, is to bring your dog to work.

WATCH: This Actual Lego Car Runs On -- Wait For It -- AIR

Posted 12.24.2013 | Technology

Take more than a half-million Lego bricks, a young Romanian, an entrepreneurial Australian and an air-powered Lego engine, and you’ve got the making...

WATCH: Personal Genetic Testing Saved My Life

HuffPost Live | Ishita Singh | Posted 01.25.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Last month, the Food and Drug Administration ordered the Google-backed startup 23andMe to stop providing health information to the customers who purch...

The Bay Area Bubble That Must Burst

Trevor Neilson | Posted 02.15.2014 | Impact
Trevor Neilson

We need a new level of philanthropic and civic engagement which could be led by great minds of Silicon Valley -- a movement that leads to stronger, more innovative and strategic solutions to the social challenges we face.

White House Refuses to Answer 'Tough' Questions on Immigration During Skype Chat

Juan Escalante | Posted 02.12.2014 | Latino Voices
Juan Escalante

Whether it was Microsoft or the White House screening the questions, you can be certain of one thing: The White House has no interest in answering to criticism or challenging questions.

Glass Greets Paris: Parlez Français?

Sophia Dominguez | Posted 02.12.2014 | Technology
Sophia Dominguez

If you've ever been to France, you know that language matters here...a lot. Keeping the global invasion of English at bay is a passion, so how would Glass fair in Paris?

WATCH: How Is Social Media Changing Shopping?

HuffPost Live | Posted 12.13.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

With the holiday shopping frenzy in full swing, many consumers are staying at home and buying their gifts online. The options for shopping on the ...

Big Moves in Hackathon World: Intel Acquires Hacker League

Amy S. Chen | Posted 02.05.2014 | Technology
Amy S. Chen

The hackathon realm is buzzing with the news of Intel's acquisition of Hacker League, the internet hub of many hackathons.

The Daily App: CloudOn -- Microsoft Office on the Go

Mobiledia | Posted 02.03.2014 | Technology
Mobiledia

You work on multiple devices, within multiple settings and use several storage services shared between your co-workers, and you need a simple yet powerful way to look at documents on your phone or tablet.

The Scary And Amazing Future Of Work

XPRIZE | Posted 02.02.2014 | Technology
XPRIZE

By Vivek Wadhwa Vice President of Academics and Innovation, Singularity University. Cubicles with low walls, open collaboration areas, desks and com...

El Hacker Cívico: Civic-Minded Techies Gain Sway with Government in Mexico and Beyond

Theresa Bradley | Posted 01.25.2014 | Technology
Theresa Bradley

That paradox echoes around the globe: While governments may spend heavily on high-tech intelligence and security programs, most are still struggling to update the unwieldy IT systems that run almost everything else.

The Complex and Nuanced Challenge of mHealth Privacy

Lisa Gallagher | Posted 01.25.2014 | Impact
Lisa  Gallagher

Imagine empowering a person living with diabetes to track their blood-sugar levels throughout the day, report on how they feel at various points (e.g., after meals or exercise) and record how much insulin they took - all from a phone in the palm of their hand.

The New App a Secret Agent Would Love

Nir Eyal | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Nir Eyal

A quick glance provided the context for the meeting, notes from previous encounters, and often times contained personal information.