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5 years from now…">5 years from now…

December 28th, 2012 · No Comments · creativity, innovation

370 x served & 86 x viewed…you’ll no longer be amazed! What might seem incred­ible today will be quite nat­ur­al to most of us five years from now. Douglas Adams – author of the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy – explained to us that 

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Urbanized – an amazing story">Urbanized – an amazing story

February 18th, 2012 · No Comments · creativity

337 x served & 62 x viewe­dOver half the world’s pop­u­la­tion now lives in an urb­an area, and 75% will call a city home by 2050. But not all cit­ies are exper­i­en­cing growth, some are actu­ally shrink­ing.Urb­an­ized is a fas­cin­at­ing doc­u­ment­ary about cit­ies, look­ing at strategies behind urb­an design of some of the world’s fore­most […]

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How the mighty fall…?">How the mighty fall…?

January 26th, 2012 · No Comments · digital media, innovation & management, printing & publishing

Oh yes, Kodak missed the oppor­tun­ity to prosper from their innov­a­tions in digit­al ima­ging and the digit­al cam­era. So how come they didn’t see what was com­ing? I guess they were stuck in their old busi­ness mod­el of mak­ing film that had made them a for­tune. When you’re feel­ing com­fort­able with the old and the old still brings in some money, it seems impossible to look up and get a grasp of the long view. At least not without tak­ing help from a out­sider that isn’t trapped in the present.

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Print your own 3D objects">Print your own 3D objects

December 13th, 2011 · No Comments · creativity

An amaz­ing look into the future when we can print any object at home.

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Life-long learning">Life-long learning

April 18th, 2011 · No Comments · creativity, social media

Our ways of learn­ing are chan­ging, but it seems that not every­one is aware. Douglas Thomas and John Seely Brown describe in their new book A New Cul­ture of Learn­ing: Cul­tiv­at­ing the Ima­gin­a­tion for a World of Con­stant Change, how a new type of learn­ing takes place without books, teach­ers and classrooms.

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Killing creativity…">Killing creativity…

April 10th, 2011 · No Comments · creativity, innovation & management, marketing

139 x served & 20 x viewedYoung­me Moon who is the Don­ald K. Dav­id Pro­fess­or of Busi­ness Admin­is­tra­tion and Seni­or Asso­ci­ate Dean at Har­vard Busi­ness School has com­piled an “anti-cre­at­iv­ity check­list” that gave me a total flash back to my earli­er employ­er. I believe I heard at least 80% of her sen­tences. Num­bers 1–4 relate […]

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Stuff that doesn’t work – yet">Stuff that doesn’t work – yet

January 13th, 2011 · No Comments · innovation & management

183 x served & 67 x viewedI just remembered a really inspir­ing talk at Guldäggs­dagarna 2010. This was almost a year ago, but I believe it is still well worth shar­ing. Click image to play video. Faris Yakob was Chief Tech­no­logy Strategist of McCann Erikson in New York, and is today Chief Innov­a­tion Officer at […]

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Crowd-Accelerated Innovation">Crowd-Accelerated Innovation

December 29th, 2010 · No Comments · innovation & management

121 x served & 16 x viewed­Chris Ander­son taught me a new concept: Crowd-Accel­er­­ated Innov­a­tion. Three thing are needed for this: a (big) crowd, light (open vis­ib­il­ity) and desire. This is most eas­ily achieved by util­ising web video such as You­Tube, where it is pos­sible to real­ise glob­al innov­a­tion. It is how­ever my strong belief […]

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What is a book, actually?">What is a book, actually?

October 19th, 2010 · No Comments · eBooks & eReaders

121 x served & 28 x viewedI believe that the book as an arte­fact has a very strong notion with most people. “I would nev­er read a book on a crappy screen” may still today be heard from a major­ity of people. IDEO has recently pub­lished a video show­ing three dif­fer­ent con­cepts of future book […]

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Things poorly designed">Things poorly designed

September 12th, 2010 · No Comments · creativity

Seth God­in explains why so many things are broken due to poor design

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