Creepy robots, jetpack bodysuits, advanced weapons, prostheses … All very different, yet all tied together by one entity — DARPA, or the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. DARPA was created by Dwight D. Eisenhower after the Soviet Union surprised the U.S. with the launch of the Sputnik satellite in 1958.
Arizona State University
All great things begin with a leap of faith. For me, it was quitting my comfortable corporate job to pursue a dream. This dream was conceived while attending Arizona State University with my two current business partners. We noticed a serious need for a cognitive enhancement product directed toward elite students. Too often we saw […]
One of the latest trends at universities, especially given the on-going economic malaise in the U.S., has been to create centers for entrepreneurship, innovation and economic development. Examples include the University of Florida’s Innovation Square, the University of New Mexico’s Innovate ABQ and Arizona State’s SkySong. In all of these cases, universities and college towns […]