Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Technology and Science News › [TheStreet] 10 Top Innovative Companies
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[TheStreet] 10 Top Innovative Companies - Page 5

post #41 of 54
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kand View Post
The fact Ford and Disney are even on that list boggle me.
Well, IIRC, Ford started the assembly line idea. Which in turn made mass production a lot easier. I'd say that's a pretty innovative.
     
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
960T @ 3.7ghz Gigabyte 990FXA-UD3 Sapphire 7850 OC Samsung 1600mhz 8-8-8-24 
Hard DrivePowerCase
MediaMax SATA6GB/s 2TB(Caviar Black rebrand) Earthwatt 750W Fractal Design Core 3000 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2630QM HP dv6t mobo AMD 6770M 6 GB 
Hard DriveOSKeyboardPower
Toshiba 640GB :( Windows 7 HP x64 generic eMachine keyboard 120w Power Brick 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer Deathadder Steelseries Qck 
  hide details  
Reply
     
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
960T @ 3.7ghz Gigabyte 990FXA-UD3 Sapphire 7850 OC Samsung 1600mhz 8-8-8-24 
Hard DrivePowerCase
MediaMax SATA6GB/s 2TB(Caviar Black rebrand) Earthwatt 750W Fractal Design Core 3000 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2630QM HP dv6t mobo AMD 6770M 6 GB 
Hard DriveOSKeyboardPower
Toshiba 640GB :( Windows 7 HP x64 generic eMachine keyboard 120w Power Brick 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer Deathadder Steelseries Qck 
  hide details  
Reply
post #42 of 54
Quote:
Originally Posted by ttully77 View Post
Ford and Disney? Lol anyways...I love Google.
Why is it a surprise to anyone that Ford is on that list? Their entire car line-up is based on innovation. Look at the Ford Fusion or the Taurus with it's EcoBoost technology. Add to that the 2011 Ford Mustang V6, the first car over 300hp to hit 30mpg. Then there's the 5.0 and F-150 Raptor. It's no surprise they're on that list.
Lian Li
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600K 4.6GHz ASUS P67 EVO MSI R9 290 1100/1350 G. Skill Ripjaws 2x4GB 1600Mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingCooling
500GB Samsung F3 1TB Hitatchi EK Supreme HF Aquacomputer Kryographics Block/Passive Backplate 
OSMonitorPowerCase
W7 Ultimate Gateway FHD2400 Seasonic X750 KM1 Lian Li V1000 
  hide details  
Reply
Lian Li
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600K 4.6GHz ASUS P67 EVO MSI R9 290 1100/1350 G. Skill Ripjaws 2x4GB 1600Mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingCooling
500GB Samsung F3 1TB Hitatchi EK Supreme HF Aquacomputer Kryographics Block/Passive Backplate 
OSMonitorPowerCase
W7 Ultimate Gateway FHD2400 Seasonic X750 KM1 Lian Li V1000 
  hide details  
Reply
post #43 of 54
Quote:
Originally Posted by ForumViewer View Post
You're going to have a tough time convincing anyone that Apple has not improved upon the markets they've entered, ie smartphones and tablets.

If you're really going to deny that, then you should just quit now. I know I am, because I can't debate with someone as blind and ignorant as you.
Pot calling the kettle black much?

Please stop posting your biased apple fan boy opinions. Every single one of your posts in this thread made me feel dumber.

Apple is #2 on the list, which is way higher than I think they deserved. Stop your complaining.
Main Rig
(21 items)
 
Home Theater PC
(12 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
i7 3930k Asus P9X79 Pro XFX Radeon HD 6870 XFX Radeon HD 6870 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
4x4GB DDR3 1600 Corsair Vengeance Series Seagate 1.5TB 7200rpm Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 7200rpm Asus Optical Drive 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
XSPC Raystorm Waterblock Black Primochill Tubing 1/2" ID / 3/4" OD XSPC RX240 XSPC Dual Bay Reservoir 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Swiftech MCP655 Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit Dell U2410 Das Model S Cherry MX Blue 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair TX850 NZXT Phantom Gigabyte M8000X Razer Goliathus 
Audio
Logitech X540 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon 64 X2 5200+ GA-MA78LM-S2H AMD 760G (Microsoft Corporation WDDM 1.1)  PNY Electronics  
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
PNY Electronics  Western Digital Caviar Blue Basic DVD Multi Recorder Stock 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Windows 7 Television PC Power & Cooling Silencer Series 500w Silverstone MLO3B 
  hide details  
Reply
Main Rig
(21 items)
 
Home Theater PC
(12 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
i7 3930k Asus P9X79 Pro XFX Radeon HD 6870 XFX Radeon HD 6870 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
4x4GB DDR3 1600 Corsair Vengeance Series Seagate 1.5TB 7200rpm Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB 7200rpm Asus Optical Drive 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
XSPC Raystorm Waterblock Black Primochill Tubing 1/2" ID / 3/4" OD XSPC RX240 XSPC Dual Bay Reservoir 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Swiftech MCP655 Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit Dell U2410 Das Model S Cherry MX Blue 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair TX850 NZXT Phantom Gigabyte M8000X Razer Goliathus 
Audio
Logitech X540 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon 64 X2 5200+ GA-MA78LM-S2H AMD 760G (Microsoft Corporation WDDM 1.1)  PNY Electronics  
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
PNY Electronics  Western Digital Caviar Blue Basic DVD Multi Recorder Stock 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Windows 7 Television PC Power & Cooling Silencer Series 500w Silverstone MLO3B 
  hide details  
Reply
post #44 of 54
Ford deserves an honorable mention for the complete 180 they did in recent years. Their products were a joke 5 years ago, and now they're winning awards for quality.

They managed to engineer a 305 HP mustang that gets gas milage comparable to most mid sized sedans, and created a roomy hybrid (Fusion) capable of 40+ mpg without looking like an egg. They even have SUVs that get the same gas milage as my little 4 cylinder Japanese car.
Bob Saget
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
2500K Asrock Extreme4 Gen3 Integrated 8GB G.Skill Ripjaws CL9 1866Mhz 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
60GB OCZ Vertex 2 + 1TB Samsung Spinpoint F3 (2x) Windows 7 x64 Samsung T240 + Acer X223Wbd ABS M1 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Seasonic X-560 HAF X Logitech G5 X-Fi Xtremegamer 
  hide details  
Reply
Bob Saget
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
2500K Asrock Extreme4 Gen3 Integrated 8GB G.Skill Ripjaws CL9 1866Mhz 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
60GB OCZ Vertex 2 + 1TB Samsung Spinpoint F3 (2x) Windows 7 x64 Samsung T240 + Acer X223Wbd ABS M1 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Seasonic X-560 HAF X Logitech G5 X-Fi Xtremegamer 
  hide details  
Reply
post #45 of 54
Quote:
Originally Posted by Airolden View Post
Pot calling the kettle black much?

Please stop posting your biased apple fan boy opinions. Every single one of your posts in this thread made me feel dumber.

Apple is #2 on the list, which is way higher than I think they deserved. Stop your complaining.
Why don't they deserve to be second? They opened up an entire new market segment. Apple has completely reinvented the market for smart phones and now they have a huge market share in phones where they didn't even exist in the market 5 years ago.
Edited by UnAimed - 12/29/10 at 8:01pm
Nameless
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7 965 Extreme EVGA Classified E759 Limited edition NF200 EVGA GTX 295 Corsair Dominator 6GB DDR3 Tri 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
WD Velociraptor 300GB LG Blue-Ray & HD DVD Drive Stock Intel Cooler Windows 8 Pro with Media Centre 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Samsung SyncMaster 2233 & IIYAMA Prolite E2403WS Logitech G19 Gaming keyboard Corsair HX1000W SS TJ07 
MouseMouse Pad
Logitech G400 Optical Gaming mouse Steelseries Qck + 
  hide details  
Reply
Nameless
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core i7 965 Extreme EVGA Classified E759 Limited edition NF200 EVGA GTX 295 Corsair Dominator 6GB DDR3 Tri 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
WD Velociraptor 300GB LG Blue-Ray & HD DVD Drive Stock Intel Cooler Windows 8 Pro with Media Centre 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Samsung SyncMaster 2233 & IIYAMA Prolite E2403WS Logitech G19 Gaming keyboard Corsair HX1000W SS TJ07 
MouseMouse Pad
Logitech G400 Optical Gaming mouse Steelseries Qck + 
  hide details  
Reply
post #46 of 54
Quote:
Microsoft
Kinect was cool but they don't deserver number one, not now any ways.

Quote:
Apple
Deserves number 1. The ipad, macbook air, iPhone

Quote:
Google
Deserve to be second place.

Quote:
HTC
They just make phones, nothing crazy about that. No.

Quote:
Disney
Uhm... Tron was a great movie. lol

Quote:
Ford
I'm a euro/jap car kinda guy.

Quote:
Amazon
ehhhhhhh no.

Quote:
BYD


Quote:
Fast Retailing
Once again

Quote:
Haier
UHM.....
Macbook Pro 15in
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 2.53 Ghz Logic Board Nvidia GT 330M 4GB DDR3 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB Super Drive Mac OSX Leopard 10.6 15in Glossy 1680x1050 
Case
Unibody Aluminum 
  hide details  
Reply
Macbook Pro 15in
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 2.53 Ghz Logic Board Nvidia GT 330M 4GB DDR3 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB Super Drive Mac OSX Leopard 10.6 15in Glossy 1680x1050 
Case
Unibody Aluminum 
  hide details  
Reply
post #47 of 54
Quote:
Originally Posted by Xenthos View Post
Big (net worth) =! innovative, but who am I.
this

except you mean !=, not =!.
post #48 of 54
Microsoft deserves the #1 spot. Windows 7 gaining lots of share, Windows Phone 7 entering the market, Kinect. I'm sure there's more I'm missing, but MS hasn't been the sleeping giant it was for years.
"The Big Kahuna"
(18 items)
 
 
HP Pavilion G6
(10 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Ryzen R7 1700 @ 3.8GHz 1.38V Gigabyte AX370 Gaming K7 XFX R9 FuryX  2x8Gb Corsair Vengance LPX 2933Mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Corsair MP500 240Gb NVMe Mushkin Triactor 480Gb SSD Mushkin Chronos 240Gb SSD WD 1Tb Green Power 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro 64bit  2x Acer GN246HL 144hz 24" Razer Deathstalker Chroma Corsair CX850M 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
NZXT S340 Elite Black Razer Diamondback Collectors Edition Razer Sphex Shure SRH440  
AudioOther
Razer Kraken 7.1 v2 NZXT Hue+ 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD FX-8320 4.4GHz @ 1.40V Gigabyte 990FX-UD3 Rev 1.0 XFX R9 Fury X  4x4Gb Crucial Ballistix Tracer DDR3 1866MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Mushkin Chronos 240Gb Mushkin Triactor 480Gb LG Blu-ray  Zalman CNPS 9900NT 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 2x Acer 24" 144Hz Razer Deathstalker Chroma Corsair CX850M 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
NZXT Tempest (Modded Green) Razer Diamondback Collectors Edition Razer Sphex Creative X-Fi XtremeGamer 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD A8-4500 HP Laptop Board AMD A8-4500 2x4Gb Corsair DDR3 1600Mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Corsair 256Gb Force LX SSD HP Slim DVD Drive Windows 7 64bit Professional  15.6"  
Mouse
Razer Taipan 
  hide details  
Reply
"The Big Kahuna"
(18 items)
 
 
HP Pavilion G6
(10 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Ryzen R7 1700 @ 3.8GHz 1.38V Gigabyte AX370 Gaming K7 XFX R9 FuryX  2x8Gb Corsair Vengance LPX 2933Mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Corsair MP500 240Gb NVMe Mushkin Triactor 480Gb SSD Mushkin Chronos 240Gb SSD WD 1Tb Green Power 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro 64bit  2x Acer GN246HL 144hz 24" Razer Deathstalker Chroma Corsair CX850M 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
NZXT S340 Elite Black Razer Diamondback Collectors Edition Razer Sphex Shure SRH440  
AudioOther
Razer Kraken 7.1 v2 NZXT Hue+ 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD FX-8320 4.4GHz @ 1.40V Gigabyte 990FX-UD3 Rev 1.0 XFX R9 Fury X  4x4Gb Crucial Ballistix Tracer DDR3 1866MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Mushkin Chronos 240Gb Mushkin Triactor 480Gb LG Blu-ray  Zalman CNPS 9900NT 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 2x Acer 24" 144Hz Razer Deathstalker Chroma Corsair CX850M 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
NZXT Tempest (Modded Green) Razer Diamondback Collectors Edition Razer Sphex Creative X-Fi XtremeGamer 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD A8-4500 HP Laptop Board AMD A8-4500 2x4Gb Corsair DDR3 1600Mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Corsair 256Gb Force LX SSD HP Slim DVD Drive Windows 7 64bit Professional  15.6"  
Mouse
Razer Taipan 
  hide details  
Reply
post #49 of 54
Quote:
Originally Posted by ForumViewer View Post
You're going to have a tough time convincing anyone that Apple has not improved upon the markets they've entered, ie smartphones and tablets.
You'll have a tough time convincing anyone the same about Microsoft. Windows 7 is the best operating system bar none in terms of innovation.

Quote:
Originally Posted by ThisisGeorge View Post
Kinect was cool but they don't deserver number one, not now any ways.
I think they do because of Windows 7. Not to mention a lot of the Microsoft R&D never sees their production line - they are still innovating though.

Quote:
Deserves number 1. The ipad, macbook air, iPhone
Absolutely not.

The iPad was simply a reiteration of a previously existing concept but reinvented using newer technology. I wouldn't say it's innovation though. Is it innovation that led Crysis to be the most graphically advanced game on the planet or merely the existence of DX10 and other improvements in technology?

The MacBook Air is in no way innovative at all. It's a computer and on board flash is definitely not new. Infact, if you compare it to other ultraportables, most would say it's a step backward.

The iPhone I'd say popularised the touchscreen smartphone but in no way innovated the concept. I had a Samsung touchscreen smartphone way before the iPhone 2G was released and many people had similar HTC handsets.

Quote:
Deserve to be second place.
For what exactly? Please don't say Android - it's even less innovative than iOS.
post #50 of 54
How the hell could they miss AMD on that list? AMD64 and AMD Fusion are definitely innovative products.
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Technology and Science News
Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Technology and Science News › [TheStreet] 10 Top Innovative Companies