Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 41

Sadly, today we lost Roger Moore. So, in his honor we are taking a look at some of the coolest technology he had as 007 over the years. Some people, like the folks over at Wired, argue that he had the coolest tech. From wrist dart guns to fake nipples, Roger had quite the gamut of gadgets. (Wired) Starting a …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 40

For the longest time, I thought that extroverts were only people that are social butterflies and introverts were basically super recluses. I now know that this simply isn’t true. Whether you are an introvert or extrovert just depends on how you recharge your mental energy. Introverts recharge by enjoying some quiet time to themselves, while extroverts recharge by engaging with …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 39

Do you have glossophobia? Odds are you do. Glossophbia, or the fear of public speaking, is something that nearly 75% of Americans have. However, Tide TIPS is here to help you through this fear with a little article on how to deliver the very best presentation/pitch every time. This can be achieved through the five steps in the acronym TEMPTaction. …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 38

I don’t think this was any sort of secret. By now, it is relatively well known that some of the Indian population lives in less than desirable conditions. But, what if I told that by 2020 the city of Bangalore will have nearly 2 million IT professionals living and working in the city? By comparison, the United States has 3 …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 37

Would you rather be picked up by a driverless Uber or airlifted by a flying uber? The choice may be yours to make in just a few short years. Uber announced its plans to create a network of flying cars in Dallas-Fort Worth and Dubai by 2020. The network is where their plans end, however. Another company will need to …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 36

If you are anything like me, then you get furious when the internet goes out. Seriously, nothing can get my blood boiling faster than when I don’t have any internet. If you are like me too, you would like to see more competition and consumer friendly pricing. Of course, this doesn’t happen since these internet service providers have essential regional …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 35

The Alabama Innovation and Mentoring of Entrepreneurs is having their annual showcase this Friday, April 14th. At this showcase, you can expect to hear about some exciting new research projects that researchers and entrepreneurs have been working on for the year. Additionally, our Venture Development Interns will be presenting their final projects. We will broadcast these presentations on Periscope and …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 34

The mayor of Paris wants to move the city away from a consumer car focused means of transportation to a pedestrian-friendly, public transport focused one. The main reason? Air pollution. This is a great and admirable cause, but the civil engineer in me is ecstatic about another problem that will be solved, traffic. The only way to truly fight traffic …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 33

So, you went belly up and lost it all? You lost the proverbial Roulette wheel of entrepreneurship and put all your money on red, when you should have gone black. Now, you’re feeling sad and defeated without a clue what to do next. Unfortunately, this is how many entrepreneurs feel, including yours truly. Well, today Tide TIPS is here to …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 32

It is scary to think about, but it could happen. Since the introduction of antibiotics, pandemic like diseases have been kept in check. In the days before things like penicillin, contracted a disease like Tuberculosis meant almost certain death. In today’s modern society of high-quality medication, those instances have all but disappeared. That could be changing as bacteria have built …