Patent Filings in the US drop

CNN reports that the US patent Office has come out saying tht U.S. innovation slowed this year for the first time in 13 years as the recession cut into budgets, and costs to protect inventions rose. The number of patent filings in the United States fell 2.3% in 2009...

Bangalore blooming into innovation hothouse

Great article about how Bangalore's innovation capability is accelerating. Key points as follows: Google's Map Maker, Intel's six-core Xeon processor, Microsoft's search engine Bing and HP's Dynamic Smart Cooling Technology have all been designed or have key...

Globalisation shapes Employees skills

From CNN Responding to globalization of the workplace, employees worldwide are developing a new suite of cross-cultural and language skills that will equip them to prosper in a more multinational environment, according to recent findings from a global workplace...