The greatest thing about technology and the business world is the fact that things keep changing. Each new day, there is a new invention, a great business idea, and some lessons to learn from it. Many entrepreneurs that have become massively successful will tell you that when they started out, they hardly believed that the idea would become so popular or help them earn much money. Here are a the top 5 business ideas for 2014.
A platform that makes it possible for customers to pay for things using their face
This great idea was conceived and actualized in Finland. There is a Finnish company that has come up with a way in which a physical checkout makes it possible for a customer to pay for goods using their face. All the customer has to do is stand in front of the facial recognition device and all his financial details will be displayed. This new technology has really streamlined the process of shopping and is cutting down on fraud.
Power strips: an FDA approved medical device for easing back pain from the FGX Company
There are very few things that can be described to be more stressful than backaches. When you are suffering from back pains, it becomes almost impossible to carry out activities that you ordinarily would do. It is for this reason that FDX decided to come up with a device that would help in easing the back pain, helping rejuvenate the skin and making people feel younger with their power strips. A healthy back means you get to feel better about yourself and that you get more mental clarity and are able to concentrate more on your work. If you have been suffering from back pains, or want your skin to feel smooth and younger.
A real time translator that could end awkward foreign language interactions
Despite the fact that English has become the de facto language of the internet, you cannot deny the fact that the world is still multilingual. The real time translation machine is enabling people that speak different languages to be able to communicate.
A smart hospital that offers services through a smart phone
Hospitals are always coming up with new ways to tackle diseases and improve the working conditions of hospitals across the board. This hospital in South Korea has come up with an app that helps in scheduling patient appointments, healthcare costs and other related services using RFID enabled patient tags.
A program that allows customers to print fashion items live in store
There is nothing that sells well in business than making the customer feel that they are the one calling the shots. The YrStore in London seems to have taken this concept to a whole new level. They have a pop up store that enables customers to design fashion items before they are printed out for them. Those are the top 5 business ideas for 2014.