Invention of Silly Putty

Invention of Silly Putty

Invention of Silly Putty Some inventions were created because of a need in the marketplace or a need of the inventor. I invented the wrist water bottle because of my own need for hands-free hydration. But many inventions were the result of accidental innovation. This...
Create an Innovative Culture

Create an Innovative Culture

Create an Innovative Culture Baseball player Yogi Berra once said “If you don’t know where you’re going, you’ll end up someplace else”. You can’t expect your company and team to be innovative if you don’t know which direction you’re going in. It’s up to the person in...
Future of Transportation

Future of Transportation

Ever since I saw the Jetsons flying around in space, I have anxiously awaited the day when cars could fly. But now that I’ve lived with the Los Angeles traffic for many years, changing lanes in the sky seems a little more challenging. We have come a long way...
The Innovation of Fritos

The Innovation of Fritos

An example of an innovative food product invented during The Great Depression was Fritos. Innovation isn’t always an invention, but could be another way of selling and marketing a product. This is what happened with the innovation of Fritos corn chips. The Original...
Game Design Innovation – PacMan

Game Design Innovation – PacMan

Sometimes inspiration for game design innovation can be found in the oddest of places. Toru Iwatani was sitting at a restaurant eating a pizza when he noticed that the two pieces that were missing resembled a mouth. He had been wanting to come up with a game that...