Saluting Innovation at Bitcoin for designing the first fully implemented decentralized digital currency. Simply put, Bitcoin is an open source online software payment system. Currency is exchanged for Bitcoins, which are then transferred person-to-person for fiat money, products, or services.
Saluting Innovation at Shyp for making gift giving a pleasant experience this year. The shopping season is upon us and for me that means shipping lots of gifts to friends and family all over the world. I love finding the perfect gift for people but I do not love the hassle that comes with shipping them out.
Saluting Innovation at Cloud&Heat for their environmentally sound server-based heating solution. We have all worked in front of a computer enough to know that after prolonged use, computers generate a lot of heat. To most of us, this is an annoying problem that we’ve accepted and learned to live with. To Cloud&Heat this was an opportunity to combine two markets to reduce the environmental impact in the heating space while growing Cloud computing.
Maintaining the battery life on my phone is a constant challenge, especially with the amount of traveling I do. There are many times that I am unable to make it to an electrical outlet or much less be in one place long enough to get a complete charge.
Saluting Innovation at SpaceX for developing a network of satellites to provide low-cost, high-speed Internet access. Started by Elon Musk, the Space Exploration Technologies Corporation also designed, manufactured, and launched Falcon, a reusable rocket with the precision landing of a helicopter.