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Idealog—in the ideas business



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Product Innovation

Barefoot and fanciful design takes out Kiwi James Dyson Award

It was a genuinely shocked and very stoked former Massey University student who took out this year’s New Zealand James Dyson Award at a ceremony in Auckland’s new Viaduct Events Centre. Nicholas Couch’s recyclable shoe designed for ... More …


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Animation

Dan Pink in animation: does money motivate?

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Fresh back from We Can Create, here’s one video that really stood out to us. The rather tall Tomas Roope, digital practitioner at the UK’s The Rumpus Room, shared this video with the audience as part of his ... More …


No files in the cloud?

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Taking Word and Excel files away from the average office worker and replacing them with some sort of online representation would be like taking guns away from Charlton Heston's "cold dead hands". More …



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Events

Wellington wins bid to host Digital Earth Summit

Wellington has won an international bid to host the 2012 Digital Earth Summit, which mayor Celia Wade-Brown says ties in perfectly with the city's bid to be recognised as a ‘creative digital capital’. More …




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We Can Create

Join us at We Can Create tomorrow

We Can Create kicks off tomorrow bringing you two days of creative inspiration by way of graphics, fashion, animation, illustration, motion graphics, typography and sound design (and that's just for starters). If you haven't managed to buy a ... More …



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Infrastructure

K’Road unveils its artful shelter

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Bus shelters aren’t ordinarily much to look at, but the new additions to K’ Road, unveiled earlier this week at a dawn ceremony, offer up a bit of an artistic twist. The original 1970s shelters have been replaced by ... More …




Stats on the slopes

Snow enthusiasts: how would real-time detailed stats on your ski and board runs help you sharpen those moves? More …