Open source makes innovation a two-way street between vendors and customers.
In its fourth annual selection of the best in science and tech, the magazine highlights innovations that make differences in people's lives.
The Economist has a special report on innovation in this week's issue, and it's good to see the magazine recognizing what is probably the most important current trend in this space: open innovation.
Next weekend, just a couple of days after the dust of the primary campaigns will have settled, national media attention will return to Texas as Austin is turning into party central for the annual South by Southwest Festival (SXSW, March 7-16). SXSW Intera