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Friday find: Cacoon Hanging Chair

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From a company aptly named Hang-In-Out comes the​ Cacoon Hanging Chair, a cross between a hammock and tent made expressly for chilling out in the great outdoors. More …


Clean Paleo on crowdfunding drive

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Kiwi cricketer Mitchell McClenaghan and entrepreneur Ryan Kamins have teamed up on a new health food brand, Clean Paleo, and are hoping to crowdfund $100,000 to push the range into the Australasian, American and European markets. More …


Britomart concourse becomes a wearable gallery

Creative agency True has collaborated with Adshel and mobile application business StQry (pronounced story – featured in the latest Idealog) to turn the Britomart concourse into an ad-hoc gallery for World of WearableArt. More …




Curating cool with The Collectors

'A collection of cool from near and far' – that's the tagline on new online store The Collectors, which curates quirky items from shower speakers to sunglasses. More …


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Tech organisations join forces for US push

The New Zealand Technology Industry Association, Immigration New Zealand and New Zealand Trade and Enterprise are among those banding together to promote Kiwi innovation at South by Southwest (SXSW) in the US next month. More …


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Liddell takes seat as Xero board chair

Former General Motors vice chairman and Microsoft senior vice president Chris Liddell is Xero's new board chair, one of a number of key US appointments. More …


How growing companies can keep that small feeling

As companies grow they often lose their startup vibe. But a few manage to avoid the trap of bigness. How do businesses like TradeMe still somehow feel like they're made up of real people who treat their customers like ... More …


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The Wrap: 12 February

This week's Wrap has a map for those who dream of exploring the internet, why LinkedIn is honing in, the Oculus Rift's first dedicated title and Sochi from above. More …



Channel your inner athlete

Success, whether in sports or business, comes down to the same core fundamentals. So take a leaf out of the professional athlete's playbook, says Zac de Silva. More …