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Idealog—in the ideas business



Urbis gives Wynyard Quarter the nod

Urbis magazine has named Wynyard Quarter as the best public space of 2012, and given what the new waterfront precinct has done for Auckland, it's hard to disagree. More …



Pak ‘n Save’s dopey Armstrong ad

Setting the bar for TV ratings for the entire year, Lance Armstrong's much-anticipated interview with Oprah Winfrey made for hashtag gold (#Doprah, #LiveWrong, #LieStrong ...) and closer to home, spawned a zeitgeisty ad from Pak 'n Save, complete with stickman. More …




School’s in for social entrepreneurs

The NZ Centre for Social Innovation is taking applications for its 2013 Social Entrepreneurs School programme, designed to help community based entrepreneurs kickstart their projects. More …



Japan to build world’s biggest wind farm

The 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster led to a bit of a nuclear backlash in Japan, and now the country is gearing up to build the world's largest offshore wind farm this July. More …





Can the NYT mainstream environmental journalism?

By now, you've no doubt heard several dozen times over that the New York Times is scrapping its environmental desk. But rather than making its environmental reporters redundant, the Grey Lady has reassigned them to sit scattered among reporters ... More …