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Idealog—in the ideas business

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Innovation

Lightning Lab alumni get $2.2m funding

Six months after joining the Lightning Lab acceleration programme and pitching to investors, five of the alumni companies have landed $2.2 million in seeding funding More …


SOS Rehydrate - as good as an IV drip

Scott Dixon, Hamish Carter and Sir Ben Ainslie are just three of the names endorsing SOS Rehydrate, an athletic rehydration system that's as effective as an IV drip. More …


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Intellectual property

Get cunning about IP: Learn from the Big Boys

Got an IP strategy? Kate Wilson argues if all you are doing is talking to your patent attorney about protecting your inventions, the answer is probably no. Instead, Kiwi companies could learn from the multinationals about being cunning around IP. More …




Craft beer guide gets its kickstart

The Kiwi Craft guide to craft brewers and their brews is cashing in on the popularity of these local drops with a successful Kickstarter campaign. More …







Innovation … with a dash of design thinking

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Lean startups, Six Sigma, design thinking - the entrepreneurial landscape is dotted with buzzwords dropped by practitioners of the 'next big thing' in innovation. But the Innovation Council is out to combat the confusion next month with the second in an ... More …