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New Music City USA? Try Sonoma County with its hub of instrument makers (via Sonoma Index Tribune)

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Rob Turner, CEO of EMG Inc.: Sonoma County became a music instrument maker haven, as a lot of hippies were looking to get back to the lands,€ as manufacturing in…

Ten big global challenges technology could solve (via MIT Technology Review)

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None is easy, but all are incredibly important. Read More: MIT Technology Review

Product Scouts Licensing Survey

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Two weeks ago we shared the results from our inventors-driven licensing survey.  Today, we gain some insight from product scouts with our follow-up survey.  This survey was to get the…

Subpod: The Ultimate Composting System

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Sustainable food management is the approach to reduce wasted food and its impact over the entire life cycle.[1]  Composting solutions are an important part of a sustainable waste management system,…

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