What’s been happening in the wonderful world of innovation over the last week? We have put together a few innovation articles that we found across the web:
Google Acquires Smart Thermostat Maker Nest For $3.2 Million – This week’s biggest piece of news in the tech/innovation sector was the acquisition of home-device maker Nest by Google.
Google Unveils Smart Contact Lens to Measure Glucose Levels – More news from Google which has just introduced a prototype of smart contact lenses and is turning to open innovation to accelerate these wearables’ development and implementation.
Implementing Open Innovation and Making it Stick – Important steps to follow if you want to implement a sustainable open innovation programme.
Four Types of Innovation and the Strategic Choice Each One Represents – Interesting article on the four categories of new products and services: Breakthrough, Sustaining, New Market and Disruptive.