Edison Awards are bestowed upon pioneers who develop products or services that move the world forward. Award winners are as innovative as they are useful. Edison Award nominees must display leadership and excellence in four categories: Concept, Value, Delivery, and Impact. The nominees for the 2015 Edison Award include 10 futuristic devices that may change how businesses operate.
T+ink Smart Ad™ by Google
T+ink Smart Ad takes advertising to new heights. Businesses can leverage the Smart Ad’s revolutionary conductive ink to create dream-like sequences complete with real-time color shifts, lighting changes, and audio. Users can also choose from a menu of unique customization options.
Health Catalyst Late-Binding™ Enterprise Data Warehouse and Analytics Platform
This breakthrough in data analytics and warehousing enables even the largest health organizations convert data into better patient care and cost savings. Using the innovative new Late-Binding EDW systems, the platform produces new findings that organizations can use to boost performance and efficiency while minimizing costs.
M4G-7301 Mobile Router
The M4G-7301 sets new benchmarks for wireless computing with third-generation LTE Multi-mode technology from the world’s leading LTE technology company, Qualcomm. The M4G-7301 is the first of its kind to feature integrated TD-LTE/TD-SCDMA/GSM/LTE FDD/WCDMA technology that allows online connectivity via a wireless or wired network.
Logitech® Bluetooth® Multi-Device Keyboard K480
With support for multiple operating systems and up to three different Bluetooth devices, this keyboard is the epitome of versatility and convenience. It comes with familiar shortcuts and an easy-to-use dial for Bluetooth connectivity.
ZUtA Pocket Printer
The world’s first portable robotic printer, this new gadget from ZUtA Labs allows for precise printing on mediums of various sizes and materials. The miniature robot prints while moving seamlessly across the surface.
Muse™: the brain sensing headband
Muse is a revolutionary brain boosting gadget that sharpens various mental functions. When worn over the head, Muse detects and analyzes brain waves and provides individualized feedback to help you improve concentration, composure, and stress response in as little as 3 minutes per day.
Money Collection Service
The result of a collaboration between Idea Bank and iTaxi, Money Collection allows bank customers to essentially hail a mobile ATM machine as though it was a cab. The service aims to save customers the time and hassle of a trip to the bank and safely deposit their funds with no extra cost.
The future of biological analysis is here. SCiO is the world’s first handheld molecular sensor. Users can easily scan a substance or object, view details, and send the results to a mobile device. SCiO scans without the need for direct contact to provide a smooth, user-friendly experience.
World Vision’s mHealth MOTECH Suite solution
World Vision’s mHealth MOTECH Suite Solution leverages mobile app technology to help children in need of treatment. Healthcare professionals can use the app to aid in a variety of tasks such as diagnosing illnesses, training team members, structuring counseling sessions, and organizing vital data.
nForm by Ambir Technology
Hey, that’s us! Tired of printing, filling out, mailing, and organizing paper forms? Ambir’s nForm is a groundbreaking electronic form device that precludes the need for paper forms, saving time and resources. Electronic form technology is easy, convenient, and secure. nForm integrates with any system with form printing or scanning capabilities.