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Decolonised Cowboy Core

Micro Trends

Decolonised Cowboy Core

From music to the catwalk and cinema screens, Black and Indigenous artists are finding inspiration in their cowboy heritage like never before, adva...
Pop Culture : Fashion : Media
Stat: Spending by European streamers to exceed that of traditional broadcasters

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Stat: Spending by European streamers to exceed that of traditional broadcasters

Spending by subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) platforms in Europe’s major tv markets is projected to reach £8.4bn ($10.7bn, €10bn) by the end of ...
Media : Pop Culture : Streaming
Cannes Lions 2024 daily recap: Re-evaluating the power of brands

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Cannes Lions 2024 daily recap: Re-evaluating the power of brands

At the 2023 edition of Cannes Lions, marketing professor Scott Galloway proclaimed: ‘The era of brand is over.’ This sweeping statement became the ...
Cannes Lions 2024 : Cannes Lions : Advertising
Cannes Lions 2024 daily recap: Reddit’s recipe for authenticity

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Cannes Lions 2024 daily recap: Reddit’s recipe for authenticity

Cannes Lions, the premier advertising and marketing festival, has returned to Le Palais des Festivals et des Congrès for its 71st edition.
Cannes Lions 2024 : Advertising : Creativity
Brand Innovation Debrief: Ssense

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Brand Innovation Debrief: Ssense

Amid a challenging landscape for multi-brand luxury e-tailers, Ssense is playing its cards right by seamlessly merging new talents, legacy brands, ...
Fashion : Media : Luxury
Stat: Decline in sex and nudity in top films highlights Gen Z’s changing media preferences

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Stat: Decline in sex and nudity in top films highlights Gen Z’s changing media preferences

The prevalence of sex and nudity in top-grossing American films has declined significantly since 2000, according to new research by film data analy...
Pop Culture : Media : Sexual Wellness
Twitch live-streams are becoming young people’s go-to news source

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Twitch live-streams are becoming young people’s go-to news source

Professional live-streamers are offering an alternative news source for disaffected young people amid student protests on college campuses across t...
Media : Pop Culture : Society
Stat: Families are looking to the silver screen for travel inspiration

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Stat: Families are looking to the silver screen for travel inspiration

According to new research by digital travel platform Booking.com, families across the globe are taking inspiration from popular culture and media f...
Travel : Food : Media
SXSW 2024: Designing Superbrands

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SXSW 2024: Designing Superbrands

From Mattel to Looney Tunes and Apple, superbrands used the SXSW 2024 stage to reveal the best insights from their future-proofed design and brandi...
Design : Brand Strategy : SXSW
Instagram's new tools combat sextortion threat

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Instagram's new tools combat sextortion threat

Instagram is set to trial new features aimed at combatting the alarming rise of 'sextortion' on its platform.
Technology : Social Media : Safety
Stat: Gen Z and Millennials prioritise healthy eating amid cost of living crisis

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Stat: Gen Z and Millennials prioritise healthy eating amid cost of living crisis

New research from Lifesum highlights a trend where Gen Z and Millennials are prioritising healthy eating amid the current cost of living crisis.
Food : Health : Wellness
Archi-tainment

Micro Trends

Archi-tainment

A new generation of transformative structures focused on next-level entertainment experiences are set to influence commercial, public and third spa...
Design : Architecture : Spatial Design
Foresight Friday: Dan Hastings, deputy foresight editor

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Foresight Friday: Dan Hastings, deputy foresight editor

Every Friday, we offer an end-of-week wrap-up of the topics, issues, ideas and virals we’re all talking about. This week, deputy foresight editor D...
Foresight Friday : Health : Wellness
The Power of Precision Micro-Influencing

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The Power of Precision Micro-Influencing

In the fervour of elections, micro-influencers wield significant power, showing how citizens are placing more value and trust in the voices of thei...
Media : Society : Election
Curated Clutter

Micro Trends

Curated Clutter

Culture is experiencing a move from clean to cluttered, but this consumer shift is not just about aesthetics.
Fashion : Pop Culture : Marketing
SXSW 2024 Debrief: A Transformative Era

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SXSW 2024 Debrief: A Transformative Era

Abundant innovation is on the horizon, but individuals face the challenge of adapting to rapid change. As SXSW showcases pioneers eager to advance,...
Technology : Marketing : Media
Stat: Instagram and TikTok are now Gen Z’s preferred search engines

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Stat: Instagram and TikTok are now Gen Z’s preferred search engines

Gen Z are increasingly using social media platforms as tools for search, according to a new study by marketing technology vendor SOCi published in ...
Media : Entertainment : Youth
Semafor launches Global Election Hub for the year’s crucial elections

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Semafor launches Global Election Hub for the year’s crucial elections

Promising news newcomer Semafor has unveiled its latest venture, the Microsoft-sponsored Global Election Hub.
Society : Politics : Media
SXSW 2024 daily recap: AI as a 24/7 professor and the difficulty with engineering XR devices

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SXSW 2024 daily recap: AI as a 24/7 professor and the difficulty with engineering XR devices

As SXSW 2024 unfolds, the enthusiasm for new technologies is increasingly evident. According to futurist Amy Webb, the presence of over 1,500 AI pa...
Technology : Entertaintment : Media
SXSW 2024 daily recap: Ethically insulated jackets, clinical trial trucks and bot phones for kids

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SXSW 2024 daily recap: Ethically insulated jackets, clinical trial trucks and bot phones for kids

The 2024 edition of the SXSW festival encompassed various topics ranging from emerging technology and new film genres to music artists, beauty and ...
SXSW 2024 : Entertainment : Technology
Stat: YouTube is the number one place for Gen Alpha to see ads

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Stat: YouTube is the number one place for Gen Alpha to see ads

For a new report published in February 2024, Precise TV and Giraffe Insights surveyed 2,000 US-based kids aged 2–12 and their parents to analyse th...
Gen Alpha : Youth : Media
Stat: Anime’s popularity among American Gen Z reaches a historical high

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Stat: Anime’s popularity among American Gen Z reaches a historical high

In a new report published in January 2024, Polygon revealed that anime’s popularity is growing among US-based Gen Z like never before.
Pop Culture : Media : Youth
Margot Robbie and Barbie upgrade merchandise with World Tour book

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Margot Robbie and Barbie upgrade merchandise with World Tour book

Margot Robbie, the star and producer of the Barbie-themed blockbuster film, has collaborated with her stylist Andrew Mukamal to create an exclusive...
Pop Culture : Media : Fashion
Brand Innovation Debrief: Elf Beauty

Big Ideas

Brand Innovation Debrief: Elf Beauty

In 2023, Elf Beauty secured its position as Gen Z’s cosmetics brand of choice. From duping Dior to capitalising on Jennifer Coolidge’s rebounded ce...
Beauty : Gen Z : E.l.f Beauty
The Big Idea: Decolonising Data Privacy

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The Big Idea: Decolonising Data Privacy

In this report, we discussed how to earn and retain consumers’ trust via ethical data handling strategies, learning from Indigenous cultures priori...
Data : Technology : Decolonisation
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