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) …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 54

I’ll admit that I never understood the hoopla about meetings before my professional career got going. I even thought that meetings used to be pretty fun. Boy, was I wrong. There is nothing worse than being in a meeting that gets off the rails quickly. Luckily, you are a faithful Tide TIPS reader, so we won’t let you lead anything …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 53

Do you ever get an email or hear an expression that essentially sounds like nails on a chalkboard to you? Apparently a fourth of America feels the same about this common workplace phrase. Avoid office drama and spice up your expression bank with these alternatives. (Hubspot) It’s no secret that college game days bring thousands of spectators to college campuses …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 52

Last year patents from the 10 largest car manufacturers were up 110%. This is because all of these companies want to make and protect the next big thing that will be ubiquitous in the automotive industry. Companies that patent the next big idea will not only have the advantage of being the first to market, but they can also generate …

Tide TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Patents, Startups Volume 51

If you’re anything like me, then you get absurdly –even unreasonably I admit, mad when wifi doesn’t work. I get less mad when it’s slow. The next generation of wifi promises to do both of these things much better than today’s current hardware. From downloading a movie in seconds to getting your wifi through the lights in your ceiling, the …