Nebulys Technologies Patents

Torrance iCATs

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The disclosure herein is related to a system and apparatus for online creativity testing and scoring is to reveal test-takers’ profiles of CATs (creative Climates,  creative Attitudes,  and  creative  Thinking  skills) using eye and/or head-tracking. Drawings-iCATs Specification-iCATs

Nebulys Technologies Patents

Emergency Contact Routing

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An emergency routing apparatus may include receiving a request for help from a portable device and processing the request to contact an appropriate emergency call center. The emergency call center may be determined based on location of the mobile device that is received with the request for help. If a connection can be established over […]

Nebulys Technologies Patents

Mercury Detecting Incapacitated Person

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The present disclosure provides systems and methods for monitoring an area by an imaging system and detecting an incapacitated person in the monitored area. An incapacitated person monitoring apparatus may include a processing system configured to receive video data from at least one camera, the video data including a plurality of sequentially captured images. The […]

How to Nurture the Sun Attitudes

Help Children Be Curious!

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Whether you’re a teacher or parent looking to foster creativity in children, finding time to indulge curiosity is essential. That’s easier said than done in today’s demanding climate, with such high premiums placed on immediate achievement and rapid skill acquisition. Have no fear! This article is all about finding space for the joy and magic […]

The Creativity Crisis

Are Smart People Creative?

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When I moved to America, I was happy that my children would not experience the “exam hell” that Asian children endure. Alas, they had to experience standardized testing “nightmares” because of the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB). The intention behind NCLB was to make all children “smart,” but instead, it pressed no child ahead, […]

How to Nurture the Space Attitudes

Daydream!

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The greatest innovators in the world often daydream, and this characteristic can be credited with making their innovation possible. To develop the daydreaming attitude, one of the 27 characteristics found in the greatest innovators, research says follow this. Kim’s (2016) CATs is a research-based framework that explains how creativity develops into innovation. The framework is […]

How to Nurture the Sun Attitudes

Be Spontaneous!

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People think too much to be spontaneous, which leads to paralysis by analysis, but innovators think spontaneously and even impulsively. Innovators exhibit the persistent attitude, but they balance their focus and mental persistence with the spontaneous attitude, which gives them the ability to think flexibly. The spontaneous attitude, one of the 27 characteristics found in all […]

How to Nurture the Sun Attitudes

Be Curious!

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Curiosity is a fundamental building block of creativity. It is the driving force that fuels periods of difficult skill acquisition and inspires the deep thinking required to come up with unique ideas. People are most curious when they feel safe and are playfully engaged with a topic they find moving or intensely interesting. Yet, workplaces […]

How to Nurture the Storm Attitudes

Be Persistent!

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A persistent attitude is one of the 27 characteristics found in the greatest innovators (Kim, 2016). It is defined as continuously striving and committing to goals regardless of immediate rewards. It is one of the most critical creative attitudes. Innovators are passionate about and committed to their goals, which compels them to persist physically and […]