Automated innovation—relying on computers to roll out new products—was a dud. Now it's a sharp tool for cutting costs
New tech chief Mark Carges must regain the innovation that drew crowds to the auction site. It's a tall order
With faith that smart ideas will prevail, Nokia urges workers to say what's on their minds—and pours money into their concepts
These three big industry players are all trying to beef up their highly profitable wireless businesses, particularly in fast-growing wireless data services.
Jaap Suermondt, who directs the Business Optimization Lab at Hewlett-Packard, is repurposing software-driven innovation to improve the supply chain, not create new products
Once a Web pioneer, eBay has fallen behind in online innovation. Under new Chief Technology Officer Mark Carges, the auction site has plans to make technology a priority again.
Nations are constructing lavish science parks, often with big-city amenities, to gain a competitive edge in the global economy