Innovation is the most happening thing in any industry with almost all companies entering into the innovation sector to create a stir and also to popularize their firm’s name in the society. While this is one track for the people to innovate in their sectors, people can also work as individuals without working for any concern to bring about an innovation in anything that they can see in their day to day activities. While a common person might very easily get confused with the difference between the words invention and innovation, it can be very easily understood by considering a small example. While people invented mobile phones to converse with each other via calls, others innovated them in such a way that they could even chat with a person via text. Thus while invention is a new thing that is brought out to the world as a necessity for the people, innovation is modifying the invented product to have certain extra benefits for the user. Thus, technological innovation has become the latest buzz word in all sectors with companies and individuals all vying for some path breaking idea in a sector.
What is the need for innovation?
Life would be monotonous without innovation, and hence it is very much needed in the everyday life of a person to ensure that they get to see some changes in their daily lifestyle. This also ensures that the companies or people who bring out such revolutions in any sector get to attain global fame not only in that particular field but also in various other fields which it touches upon.
There are various innovations that are happening right from the late 20th century in the world with the major things being the IT sector being popular at those times. This is mainly due to the introduction of PC’s and the internet for every person which gave them innumerable possibilities to think outside the box. While the latest trend is to tap the maximum from all natural resources such as solar, wind and hydro power, the reduction in size of objects has been there for many years starting with the invention of microscopes and computers, leading to nanotechnology. This has influenced almost all the fields such as medicine, agriculture, etc providing the maximum benefits to a normal person. The technological innovation has also crept into the mobile sector with even the phone cameras and batteries making use of such innovative concepts for their gains.
The main innovations in today’s though would be the presence of drones that not only help the defence forces to protect their country without losing any lives from the opponents but can also used by delivery companies to deliver the packages in quicker time and also by reducing the expenditure that they would have to pay for the delivery people otherwise and can even be used by the farmers for aerial spraying of the fertilizers in an uniform manner. The next thing is related to the brain with various techniques and tools to map the brain’s functionality that can help them to correct any mental defects in a person.