Personalized Pop

When you walk up to a pop machine your options have always been limited by the number of different bottles or cans it could hold. That restriction is now history. The new Coca-Cola Freestyle™ machine offers more than 100 different drink choices with flavors as individualized as your own personal taste. What sounds good to you? A Raspberry Coke? A Peach Fanta? No problem. … Read More

Personal Body Monitoring: Coming to a Future Near You

Health consciousness is on the rise, our population is aging, and our technology is rapidly improving. This is, perhaps, the perfect storm for technologies that enable us to monitor our biological functions in real time. … Read More

Roaming Hunger

Over the past two years, the street food scene has seemingly exploded in major cities. With everything from taco trucks to cupcake vans, the mobile restaurant movement has been on the rise ever since the word gourmet was attached to taco. … Read More

Getting Under Your Skin

You know things are not good when kidnapping is seen as a growth industry, but that’s what it is in the Guarding Wave. Xega, a Mexican company, turned to developing and selling GPS implants to people who are concerned about being kidnapped–now a common fear throughout Mexico. … Read More