Robin Cook

March 8, 2016
farm and technology

Smart Technology Comes to the Family Farm

We have smartphones, smart homes, and smart clothing, and now smart farms. Forget about rising at dawn, while it is still dark to head out to the barn to milk the cows. Now there are robots. And not just to milk the cows. Robots are driving the tractors too. No […]
February 21, 2016
XStat Treatment

XSTAT—a High-Tech Sponge to Save Lives

XSTAT—a High-Tech, Life-Saving Sponge Remember those little capsules we buy for the kids, the ones that blow up into sponges in the shape of dinosaurs, cats, dogs, birds and other cool creatures when you throw them into the bathtub? Well, now this technology is more than cool—it is saving lives […]
February 12, 2016
Medical startup

FundRX: Crowdfunding for Biotechnology Startups

FundRX: Crowdfunding for Biotechnology Startups As the global citizenry has become more empowered and digital, a great shift away from traditional financing institutions has taken place, creating a dramatic new paradigm for funding entrepreneurism. Crowdfunding, similar to crowdsourcing, is a direct conversation between people. For the entrepreneur, this means that […]
January 6, 2016
3-D Printing dress

3-D Printing hits the Fashion Runway

Good news for all of us who never have anything to wear—3-D printing. Don’t see anything you like in your closet? Print out some knock-out outfits and you will be the envy of all your friends. Sound far-fetched? Actually, this is the reality we’re now living in, and it’s becoming […]