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Idealog—in the ideas business

An obligatory April Fool’s roundup

Some might argue there's a degree of trickery every day of the year in the world of marketing and media. But it's taken to much more preposterous levels – and is almost actively encouraged – on April Fool's Day ... More …




The four skills most entrepreneurs lack

Entrepreneurs need a variety of skills to succeed, from leadership to accountability to determination (in spades) and more. But according to a study by Target Training International, they also tend to lack certain skills as a collective. More …




Telecom confirms up to 1230 jobs to be lost

Between 930 and 1230 jobs will be cut at Telecom in a round of cost cutting measures, the company has announced to the New Zealand Stock Exchange. This may be a "necessary evil" for a top heavy company with more ... More …


Your chance to make OK Go’s next music video

OK Go – possibly the world's most creative band – is offering filmmakers free access to its brand new track I’m Not Through from its upcoming fourth album. Why? Well, as part of the OK Go Saatchi & Saatchi Music Video ... More …


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Events

Best of the Best on tour with Designers Speak

The Best Awards are a major feature of the local design calendar every year. And it doesn't end there – some of last year's winners will soon be touring the country to spread the good word and offer firsthand ... More …



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Review

Review: Sony RX1

The Sony Cybershot RX1 is a small camera that's all about the big picture. Inside its compact body beats the heart of a full format sensor, giving image quality you won't see in any other camera this size ... More …


Telecom unveils UFB pricing

Telecom has announced its pricing for its Ultra Fast Broadband (UFB) product called Ultra Fibre, launching tomorrow for home, business and schools. More …




Art meets politics in dreamy Maori Electoral Roll campaign

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In order to spread the word among Maori about the choice available to them in the Maori Electoral Option, a legislated event that runs approximately every five years, Saatchi & Saatchi enlisted the services of "performance painter" and sand artist Marcus ... More …