How growth teams create new innovations

The creation of new innovations is one of the most important abilities for modern businesses. The creation of new products is a key for creating new value for customers. The questions is: How do you build a team that really creates new stuff. The author of the Book Growth Hacking describes the team building process as follows. In his opinion growth and the ability for businesses to grow depends on the bordeless communication. The less boundaries communication in a company has to go through the more innovative is the company.    In contrast to this setting many business firms are organised in single, isolated departments, so called silos. Instead of spreading information from department to department most of the knowledge is


Patent application successful: Apple receives the double folding iPhone design patent

Good news for apple. The double folding design patent application has been successful. Besides the new patent the production of foldable display solutions has just emerged in the markets. Samsung also put efforts in the developement of a folding android version but actually did not come up with a product sale this quarter. In the last weeks Apple finished  another patent application. It describes a technology that foldes a display not only once but twice.   The patent describes – and illustrates – a folding iPhone design with the screen folded inside it, book-style; a design where the display wraps around the outside of the device, like a book cover. The new design idea can be imagined best by looking

5 most profitable patent ideas in the last years

In the following article we want to present some of the best patent ideas from US and all around the world  that just occurred in the last years. How did they effect businesses? Which US patent or international patent was sold to the most people and which company could profit from certain patents? Patents actually do have a great value for companies. The following examples will show the significance and importance for their owners.  

The patent application: Small steps till you get a patent

Patents, licences and trademarks are not that easy to get in the United States. But as an entrepreneur it is sometimes important to save your brand, your idea or even your products if people tend to copy them. So there is no other way but to aply for a patent. But where can you get the key information? Who is responsible for your patent application? Some questions will be answered in the following article… The best place you might possibly go in order to get the patent application is the central website of the USPT (United States Patent and Trademark Office). If you wish for any information concerning fees and and payments the certain tables can help a lot.   The

Whose great inventions are still relevant today?

Basic ancient inventions througout the past centuries In our first article we proudly present 10 great invention ideas that are one by one the best invention of all time. Most of them are really basic and ancient. We start in the 15th century and finish in the late 20th century just round about 20 years ago. All inventions are widespread and well known, cause they are integrated in our daily life’s or have influenced businesses in various ways. Whether it is letterprinting or the telefone. Most of these ancient inventions are so normal that we almost do not take in account that they also did not exist a long time ago.