Tide Tips: Technology, Innovation, Patents and Startups C2: Volume 5

Madhuri Hegde, the chief scientific officer for laboratory services at PerkinElmer took an Uber ride and, when asked the normal question of “so what do you do?” began her spiel of the genetic tests her company had developed. The test screens for all 59 genes that play a role in 34 genetic disorders that can be prevented if caught early …

Tide Tips: Technology, Innovation, Patents and Startups C2: Volume 4

Give a little bit, give a little bit of yourself to the world. If you didn’t sing that last sentence to the tune of Rodger Hodgson’s “Give A Little Bit” then we should start your life evaluation there. But I seriously couldn’t get this song out of my head as I read this article from Fast Company. I think consciously …

Tide Tips: Technology, Innovation, Patents and Startups C2: Volume 3

Whether you’re already on the Apple Watch bandwagon or you’ve been on the fence, you’ll want to check out their new Series 4 Apple Watch predicted to come out this fall, according to noted analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. He believes that the new Apple Watch will have a longer battery life, a 15% larger display, and more health monitoring features. He …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups C2: Volume 2

With cancer still a leading cause of death in our country, technology has come a long way in helping to treat it. Physicians often need to look outside their systems to find similar cases to compare, but it can be difficult to obtain this outside information. Ken Tarkoff, CEO of San Francisco-based oncology software startup Syapse, has been working to …

5 Ways to Improve DNA Sequencing

During the past decade, genetic engineering has opened up a new and ever-expanding industry. This has evolved into industries such as genetically modified organisms to medical gene therapy to the possible future of editing humans that stemmed the thought of “designer babies”. The capstone technology of this emerging industry is DNA sequencing and genetic screening devices. Engineers and scientists are …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups C2: Volume 1

Unless you have been living under some sort of rock, you know that Amazon is looking for a new place to put their secondary headquarters. Last week, the internet behemoth released a short list of cities that are still in the running to nab what will certainly be a landmark economic driver. One thing all these cities had in common …

Cornerstone Draft

As if they don’t already have an impact on every other part of your life, Amazon wants to be involved in your reflection too. Recently, the company filed for a patent on a smart mirror concept that would help a user optimize what to wear in certain scenery and situations. Through a series of lights, cameras, screens and projectors the …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 57

UA is joining in on a new method for organ transplant. Pig hearts to be transplanted to human hearts. Yep, you heard it. This is set to increase the opportunity for a faster chance of receiving a transplant if you are in need of one. (Futurism) Cheers to Black Friday and Cyber Monday! Adweek came out with this interesting article …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 56

This might be the best day yet. There has been an app that is created to let you know where the best, working McDonald’s ice cream machine is. Never again are we going to have to get up and drive to McDonald’s and face the disappointing feeling of the ice cream machines being broken. Hope this brightens your Tuesday! (Inc) …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 55

We are always looking for improvement and for me, it’s writing. You’re always writing. I am writing right now, you could be or are about to write a text or email. However, we sometimes don’t even realize the mistakes that are made in our own writing. By using these simple tips we can significantly improve our writing habits every single day. (Entrepreneur) …