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Global – Waste Warriors looks at people taking mindful consumption to new levels, producing just a few scraps of rubbish each month.
Cupertino, California –
Apple’s latest innovation is a...
Sweden – The Happy Meal box gets 21st-century makeover as...
Seoul – Hotel Cappuccino asks guests to think carefully about the things they consume during their stay.
Sweden – Visit Sweden and the Swedish Institute have launched...
London – Selfridges has announced its shortlist for Bright New...
Global – Rightspeed is a new app that enables users to process audio at a faster rate.
Oregon, US – Phylos Bioscience has created an interactive 3D map that represents the relationship between...
US – Mobile app Project September bridges the gap between social media and e-commerce.
US – Etsy is offering its sellers the opportunity to install discounted solar panels in an effort to offset...
San Francisco – A new city ordinance means that every new building will now be required to have solar panels.
London – Pret a Manger will open its first stand-alone vegetarian store in June 2016.
Global – MTV News has launched a series of podcasts aimed at young audiences.
Seoul – The second Condé Nast International Luxury Conference has just drawn to a close in Seoul, and its...
US – Volkswagen plans to buy back diesel cars that have been designed to cheat emissions tests.
US – Supermarket chain Whole Foods Market has announced the location of its first 365 by Whole Foods Market...
Global – Airbnb’s new booking app is designed to inspire
people to connect more deeply with their holiday...
US – Microsoft has developed a visual storytelling system that uses artificial intelligence to describe the...
Global – Game developer Mojang is launching a new version of
Minecraft especially for schools.
UK – Glued is an app that gamifies digital downtime for the family.
UK – The BBC has launched iPlayer Kids, a new app available to download on tablets and smartphones.
New fashion brand Ivyrevel uses algorithms and data analysis to create designs that are...
Boston – In Workbar’s collaboration with office suppliers Staples co-working enters the big-box retail...
BMW is set to be the first motor manufacturer to offer a car-booking service to
Stamford, US – A new report by Consumer Edge Research shows that traditional beauty retailers are losing...
New York – Nibble & Squeak gives parents with toddlers access to the city’s more exclusive restaurants.
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