Innevation BLOG

Right now, New York is in the midst of one of the most highly anticipated Tech conferences, Disrupt New York 2014. Disrupt is a yearly event that brings tech startups together with experienced members of the tech community. Events include panels, speeches, a startup competition called “Battlefield,” as well as a hackathon. This year 96 teams took to the Disrupt NY stage to present what they had been tirelessly working on for the last 24 hours

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Our CommunityCation luncheon is 3.5 weeks away, but we’re so excited for our speaker this month we couldn’t wait to tell you about him! Save the date, everyone: Thursday, May 29th, the CEO of UP Global, Marc Nager, will grace The Innevation Center! The self-proclaimed startuper, skier, and mountaineer will talk to our guests about entrepreneurship at our monthly event, held from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. UP Global is a non-profit dedicated to fostering

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Did you know The Innevation Center proudly hosts 12 Meetups every month? If you’re interested in joining any of the fantastic Meetup groups below, you can contact them directly or stop by The Innevation Center at one of their meeting times. Interested in using The Innevation Center for your next community or tech Meetup? We love having these incredible minds gathered here with us regularly and we’re always open to new additions. Please feel free to let

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We’ve teamed up once again with Tech Cocktail to offer you FREE tickets to their latest Tech Cocktail Sessions! On Wednesday, May 7, the monthly speaker series presents Kara Swisher, Co-Executive Editor of Re/code. “Sessions brings the experiences of successful entrepreneurs, investors and other industry experts directly to you,” the site explains. “Hear their stories in their own words and ask them your questions in an intimate setting.” Kara Swisher is an award-winning journalist who started her career

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This Tech Talk Tuesday, we’re looking at an amazing little device that’s taking us one step closer to achieving Fantasia-style wizardry. Introducing Nod, a waterproof, gesture control ring that connects with your devices via Bluetooth, controlling everything from your Google Glass to your smartphone to a PowerPoint presentation. “Gesture control devices are a big new area of interest among hardware startups, and a Bluetooth-enabled ring that makes it possible to control connected devices with a

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Beginning May 24th at noon and ending May 25th at noon, Code Day will invade The Innevation Center! Code Day is a 24-hour event where students passionate about technology get together and build cool things. They pitch ideas, form teams, and build a cool app or game over 24 hours. The event is open to all currently-enrolled students and usually, most of the attendees are in high school and college. Attendees need NO coding experience and lunch,

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Tonight we have the pleasure of hosting the Southwest Career and Technical Academy’s Capstone presentations here at The Innevation Center. The Southwest CTA is a magnet high school here in Las Vegas that offers eleven different educational paths that students take over a four-year program. When applying, students choose an educational path: the Professional Service Academy or the Design Academy. Advanced and Honors courses are offered at Southwest CTA and students are able to earn

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Recently Google announced that it will let its desktop users travel through time with help from their Google Maps street view function. Google Maps has been snapping pictures for its street view function for the last seven years and has now made the past images of streets and landmarks available for users to take a trip down memory lane. Vinay Shet, a Google product manager who oversaw the company’s glimpse into the past, predicted that

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