An affordable solution to emergency neonatal care in regions where access to life-saving equipment is limited.
HiringPad creates virtual interview rooms where recruiters observe candidates’ coding skills in real-time.
Bristol Robotics Laboratory design an autonomous robot that recharges its own battery with fuel from a ‘microbial stomach’.
Morgan’s Inspiration Island is a new ultra-accessible water park for children and adults in wheelchairs or with special needs.
Post-Couture produces editable clothing designs, which consumers can print and self-assemble at their local makerspace.
Hitchly generates a unique phone number from URLs, so users can call or text to access direct online content.
Qeexo’s touchscreen software detects users’ finger angle, enabling a wider range of device control.
Online car dealership Carvana has unveiled a huge gamified vehicle vending machine, from which customers collect their car purchase.
The Reality Theatre Mall is a virtual reality ecommerce platform, which uses fantasy and interactivity to redefine the retail experience.
JellyOh gathers geolocation data on jellyfish sightings and notifies users in nearby beaches.
Experience Helmet reads brainwaves and plays matching binaural sounds that help induce a focused, meditative state.
Coinbase launches a debit card that enables US users to spend Bitcoins anywhere Visa is accepted.
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Pimp My Carroca is a scheme where artists in Sao Paulo celebrate recycling and rubbish collectors by customizing their carts.
Citigroup and Diebold are developing card-less, screen-less ATMs that will enable users to withdraw money just by looking at it.
As Seen on Kickstarter is a pop-up shop where customers can try out crowdfunded Apple product accessories, then order them online.
q-bot navigates underfloor spaces to provide mapping, repairs and insulations without major disruptions to homes.
Hywind pilot park, off the coast of Scotland, is the world’s first floating wind farm and will generate enough power for 20,000 homes.
LIVIN farms have developed a countertop nest for cultivating edible mealworms that will feast on leftovers.
OpenBiome freezes patients’ stools in a microbial biobank, and uses them to fight infections and restore good gut bacteria.
Researchers at Konkuk University develop a washable fabric that can sense toxic gases.
The Wake Up Machine by entrepreneur Simone Giertz will wake sleepers up with a slap in the face.