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Idealog—in the ideas business


Friday Find: Take a woolly seat

Only in New Zealand would an occasional stool be sheepskin clad. Then again, it's probably the only place you'd find one called 'Baa Stool'. More …


How the Internet Party will be chasing your vote

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"New Zealand's newest, most awesome political party", has a controversial founder/funder, a partnership deal with the Mana party and a leadership photo that resembles a Star Trek poster. So how is it planning to woo the voters? Brand ... More …



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Sustainability

Crowdsourcing clean streams

The “million metres streams” project – a newly-developed crowdsourcing platform looking to raise $30 million for waterway restoration projects ­­– is hoping to go live in August. More …





Kiwi startupists recognised for big ideas

The Mind Lab founder Frances Valintine, Wiki New Zealand creator Lillian Grace and Wipster CEO Rollo Wenlock are among the Kiwi startup stars shortlisted by Australia's Talent International in its Talent Unleashed award series. More …


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Design

On the rails: MIT tertiary centre opens its doors

Manukau Institute of Technology has finished building its new tertiary centre over one of Auckland's busiest train stations.​ Its interior designer Hayley-Anne Brown gave us the inside word on the challenges, the colour and some beautiful wire baskets. More …




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Awards

Best Awards 2014: Entries now open

Designers Institute of New Zealand is calling all graphic, interactive, product and spatial designers to enter their top designs for this year’s Best Awards. More …


Dinner and a show

An art concept that allows Kiwis to become art collectors, at an affordable price, looks like becoming a regular event. More …