Got Innovation?

OtterBox founder and innovation connoisseur Curt Richardson published an article for Inc. today which posits that strategic systems, processes and people are the core necessities for sustainable innovation. He makes the insightful case that each of these three areas require a conscious balance between out-of-the-box and one-size-fits-all thinking. Richardson has demonstrated the success of this perspective both through his cutting edge ‘protective case’ product line and company culture that bleeds corporate social responsibility. For instance their site highlights the following efforts: Continue reading Got Innovation?

Google Earth reaches 1 billion

Google recently celebrated the one billionth download of their ‘Google Earth’ satellite imagery program. Over the past six years since the free program was released, it has become available for use on phones and tablets in addition to the original computer platform. What’s more, Google has created a OneWorldManyStories website to supplement Google Earth by offering a place for people to share their stories, ‘follow their dreams, discover new and distant places, or make the world a better place’ –according to VP of Engineering Brian McClendon. Continue reading Google Earth reaches 1 billion