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Idealog—in the ideas business

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Events

Eco-fashion on show this week

New Zealand's first ethical fashion show will take to the catwalk at the Sustainable City Showcase this Friday. Bringing a youthful funk to the stage, emerging new designers from NZ Fashion Tech will demonstrate how clothes destined for landfill ... More …


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Digital

Resene extends its reach with Colourmatch app

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Resene does some pretty innovative things in the name of brand-building, from pop art murals to the annual Colour Awards. And now it's launched the Colourmatch app, further extending its reach into consumers' lives. More …




Least developed countries appeal to Obama

Pa Ousman Jarju, chair of the Least Developed Countries group at the UN climate change negotiations, has written an open letter to the newly re-elected US President Barack Obama. It's published in full by the Guardian. More …


Blunt Umbrellas: Tackling rain, wind, and now, sun

Blunt Umbrellas have made a name for themselves as the benchmark in brollies, cutting out all pointy ends and having the ability to stand up to the toughest of winds. Now they've branched out into sunshade with the Blunt ... More …



HiLO blasts through Kickstarter target

Last month we introduced you to the HiLo, an extension for your iPhone camera or iPad camera with a right angle lens. With a week left to go, the project has already raised more than US$29,000 (well over ... More …


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Events

Money talks: diving into capital matters

This month marks angel investor Bill Payne's third visit to New Zealand, and he'll be taking a day to lead a workshop offering an insight into the world of startup capital, from a look at who's who ... More …


The Climate Show #30: Obama, Sandy and the rabbit

It's another news special on this week’s Climate Show. With Barack Obama winning “four more years“, and the biggest Atlantic storm ever seen slamming into New Jersey, New York, and most of the northeastern US, Glenn and Gareth ... More …





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Advertising

Charlie’s on a ‘mission from good’

Charlie's is back on the advertising trail in an effort to retell its story and show New Zealanders that the brand is "on a mission from good", along with its newish agency Assignment Group. More …


Kiwi apps feature on The Next Web

Last week The Next Web published a list of 25 "inspiring" Windows 8 app designs – and lo and behold, a couple of them hail from little old New Zealand. More …