Yes, 2014 brought us many incredible innovations that you may not have heard about. We love innovation. we love technology. In that spirit, TIME magazine released its annual list of 25 amazing innovations of the Year 2014.
Clearly the most incredible invention on this list, Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) aka Mangalyaan (Mars craft in Hindi), the supersmart spacecraft developed by the Indian Space Research Organization. Annually, TIME magazine selects the top 25 world-changing inventions of that year.
Other inventions to make the coveted list include BMW i3, , Superbananas, MotionSavvy uni, Quirky + GE aros, Microsoft Surface Pro 3, Copenhagen Wheel, he Selfie Stick, Hemopurifier, Wikipearls, and Osmo, among others.
List Of 25 Incredible Inventions Of The Year 2014:
1. Hendo Hoverboard – The Real-Life Hoverboard, developed by California-based tech firm Hendo.
2. Mangalyaan (Mars craft in Hindi) – The Supersmart Spacecraft, developed by the Indian Space Research Organization.
3. High-beta fusion reactor – A Reactor that Could Realize Nuclear Fusion, developed by Lockheed Martin .
4. Witricity – Wireless Electricity, in development for Toyota cars, Intel PCs and more .
5. 3-D-Printed Everything, a machine that can build any object.
6. Apple Watch – watches that Redefine Smart
7. Blackphone – the Smartphone that Puts Privacy First.
8. Coolest Cooler – the Cooler that Powers Your Party.
9. Lumo Lift, the Chip that Stops Your Slouching.
10. BMW i3 – the Car that Makes Electric Enticing, available at BMW dealerships
11. Microsoft Surface Pro 3 – the Tablet that Replaces Laptops
12. Ringly – The Ring that Alerts You in Style, Available at ringly.com .
13. Pillpack / prices vary – The Pillbox that Gets Personal.
14. Superbananas – Bananas that Prevent Blindness, Developed by the Queensland University of Technology
15. Copenhagen Wheel – The Wheel that Gives Bikers a Boost.
16. MotionSavvy uni – The Seamless Sign-Language Translator.
17. Hemopurifier – The Filter that Fights Ebola, Developed by Aethlon Medical
18. The Selfie Stick (and Hairbrush)
19. Quirky + GE aros – The AC that Lowers Your Energy Bills.
20. Blue Room – The Prison Room that Helps Inmates Relax, Developed by Snake River Correctional Institution in Oregon
21. Osmo – The Tablet Toy that Gets Physical, Available at playosmo.com .
22. 94fifty smart sensor – The Coaching Basketball.
23. Wikipearls – Wrappers You Can Eat, Available at select Whole Foods
24. Electric objects – Screens that Showcase Digital Art.
25. IAmelemental – Action Figures that Empower Girls.