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  • Amazing Photos Of Russian Submarine Being Dismantled

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    10 Oct 2014 | 8:35 am
    Russian Military is quite busy expanding and modernizing their arsenal. One of its most active sector is the Navy. Russia has a few submarines that are nuclear powered and its dangerously out of date, considering the highly radioactive materials that are  still on board.It was 2009 that one rusted beast was transported back to a dismantling factory in the city of Vladivostok, for decommissioning.When the submarine was out of the water, the photos offer an amazing view on how gigantic and complicated this outdated machine really is.At 116 meters this Victor-Class Nuclear submarine is…
  • IoT platforms and the product iteration argument

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    Deanna Lawrence
    29 Sep 2014 | 9:12 am
    Deanna Lawrence:The Internet of Things (IoT) offers an important point of communication and the ability to learn about consumer lifestyle. For consumers, the ability to manage all of these connected things is going to be a challenge. FridgeNality accounts for IoT and manages very smart connections. Originally posted on Gigaom: When it comes to the smart home, big names like Nest and Dropcam have gotten most of the attention due to their product success and lucrative acquisition figures. But as impressive as these products have been, there are a multitude of other unknown products ranging from…
  • trendwatching.com | LATIN PULSE | LatAm Trend Bulletin | October 2014

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    9 Oct 2014 | 7:13 am
    Unmissable innovations – with local trend spotters’ insights – that show the future of consumerism in the region.Read the LATIN PULSE LatAm Trend Bulletin from trendwatching.com »
  • Leverage Social Identity to Build Better Customer Relationships [Infographic]

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    Andrew Jones
    22 Oct 2014 | 7:28 am
    Marketers are struggling with a customer journey that has become more complex than ever. The journey is difficult to track across channels and devices. The infographic below illustrates the modern marketing cycle…
  • How to Put “More Serve in Your Sell” to Make More Sales

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    Deborah Shane
    22 Oct 2014 | 2:30 pm
    The shift from sell first to serve first is here and now. We no longer sell by leading with the product.  Sales are made by leading with the person and a relationship with them. Referrals, recommendations and introductions play a huge part in the sales process now. The sales process has changed consistently over the past decade and educating customers is essential and integral to building a trust bond. We no longer buy things and engage with businesses, people and companies that we don’t know, like or trust. We need to be committed  and adapt quickly to this trend. Today, the…
 
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  • How to Put “More Serve in Your Sell” to Make More Sales

    Deborah Shane
    22 Oct 2014 | 2:30 pm
    The shift from sell first to serve first is here and now. We no longer sell by leading with the product.  Sales are made by leading with the person and a relationship with them. Referrals, recommendations and introductions play a huge part in the sales process now. The sales process has changed consistently over the past decade and educating customers is essential and integral to building a trust bond. We no longer buy things and engage with businesses, people and companies that we don’t know, like or trust. We need to be committed  and adapt quickly to this trend. Today, the…
  • Have a Techie in Your Life? Hip Tablet Gift Ideas For 2014

    Tabby McFarland
    22 Oct 2014 | 12:30 pm
    Tablets are a trendy piece of technology and are only continuing to grow in popularity. This popularity also makes a tablet a highly desirable gift to give, but with a sea of options it’s not the easiest task to pick the right one. There are a number of things to consider when selecting a tablet; price, power, and features to name a few. Take a look at this list of some of the best tablet gift ideas for 2014. Google Nexus 7 The Google Nexus 7 is a good mix of size, quality, and price. This 7 inch tablet has lots of features and will run you around $198.99. It has a 1.5 GHz quad-core…
  • The iPad Air 2 is Like a Tablet on a Diet, Thinnest Ever

    Joshua Sophy
    22 Oct 2014 | 10:00 am
    The new iPad Air 2 recently unveiled by Apple is really thin. How thin? So thin it’s 18 percent thinner than it predecessor, iPad Air, itself the successor to the original iPad mobile tablet. It is so thin Apple is actually touting it as the thinnest iPad in the world. Seriously, iPad Air 2 is like a tablet on a diet. The company unveiled the seriously slender tablet at a recent Apple event. The iPad Air 2 weighs in at less than a pound and is sheet-of-glass thin at 6.1 millimeters. Of course, its fit new figure and some impressive other specs will not come cheaply. iPad Air 2 is…
  • How to Encourage Positive Reviews From Customers (Advanced Strategies)

    Amanda Stillwagon
    22 Oct 2014 | 7:30 am
    Sponsored Post Brand advocates are three times more trusted and influential than ads or other forms of media, according to brand advocacy solution Zuberance. That means that people who review your business online or talk to others about you are more likely to influence others’ buying decisions. There are many simple actionable techniques your business can use to get more 5-star reviews. Once you have the basics down, though, it’s time to look at some advanced strategies to increase your positive reviews even further. Listed below are some strategies your business should consider to…
  • 16 Killer Places to Market Your App Besides Google

    Aubrielle Billig
    22 Oct 2014 | 5:00 am
    Developers of the app “Disconnect Mobile” have made big news lately, and not in the usual way. Google banned the app — twice — from the Google Play app store. (Though at last glance, it seems to have been reinstated again.) Disconnect Mobile prevents anyone from tracking or putting malware on a user’s device. And that includes advertisers — hence Google’s displeasure. The point is hopefully you’ll never be banned by Google. But if you have a small business app you need to market, there are other alternatives. Here’s a list of places…
 
 
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  • Silvio Nickol at Palais Coburg, Vienna

    Tara Lange
    22 Oct 2014 | 11:57 am
    Palais Coburg in Vienna is a an ornate sight to behold. But while the exteriors and decor scream classic noble European, old world luxury, the food at Silvio Nikol’s Michelin starred restaurant is as modern as can be. Originally built in 1840-1845 as the residence of Prince Ferdinand of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, who was related to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, the palace underwent a massive renovation and re-opened in 2003 as a luxury 5-star hotel. The restaurant was added later in 2011. And for good reason. Nickol’s ultra refined take on classic local fare has critics and…
  • Future Packaging Concepts

    Kari Sundli
    22 Oct 2014 | 9:25 am
    Tomorrow Machine is a creative studio based in Stockholm. Through the series This Too Shall Pass, the designers ask if it’s reasonable that it takes several years for a milk carton to decompose naturally, when the milk goes sour after a week. (...) Read More about Future Packaging Concepts (134 words) DESIGN, FEATURED, FOOD, TRENDS | Permalink | No comment |
  • Dinosaur Design – One of a Kind

    Cyril Foiret
    22 Oct 2014 | 9:20 am
    One of a Kind Dinosaur Designs is a fusion of design, art and fashion; a philosophy of color and form. (...) Read More about Dinosaur Design – One of a Kind (749 words) DESIGN, SHOP, SPECIAL FEATURES | Permalink | No comment |
  • Israeli girls by Dafi Hagai

    Tal Drori
    22 Oct 2014 | 9:11 am
    Dafi Hagai’s photos reveal a slice of Israeli youth culture that’s rarely seen by the rest of the world. She captures sun-drenched teenagers in their local surrounds – a retrospective take on her own teenage years in a Tel Aviv suburb. (...) Read More about Israeli girls by Dafi Hagai (54 words) FEATURED, PHOTOGRAPHY | Permalink | No comment |
  • YME Concept Store in Oslo

    Kari Sundli
    22 Oct 2014 | 8:59 am
    In the universe of concept stores, among them Colette in Paris and Dover Street Market in London and as of recent in New York, Central Saint Martins graduate Nicolai Schaanning Larsen demanded a equally curated experience in Scandinavia. (...) Read More about YME Concept Store in Oslo (106 words) ARCHITECTURE, FEATURED, STORE | Permalink | No comment |
 
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  • The Sound of Music 2014 :Americans Votes for their favorite music places

    19 Oct 2014 | 10:34 am
    In a world where technology is reshaping consumer habits, music continues to be the soundtrack of our daily livesNielsen Music 360:  Study tracks Consumers engagement with music, as Americans Make Music Their Top Entertainment Choice."In a digitally fragmented world of smartphones, tablets and gadgets, the two devices which has almost faded into oblivion post the era of wired gizmos are 1) watch 2) music ..While Mobile/Smartphones have replaced a wrist watch which was once seen to be a status symbol, the fading away of music has been more spectcular, from a tape recorders, to a CD, then…
  • American Brands spends just 2.6$ billion on Advertising Spends on African American Consumer

    19 Oct 2014 | 8:35 am
    Are Advertisers Ignoring African-American Media?: "African-Americans represent 14.4% of the American population, however inexplicably corporate America hasnt' been able to warm up to that segment not have increased their marketing spends on " African Americans ..Presently only 2.6 billion USD advertising dollars are spends marketing to that community which  remains abysmally low relative to overall major media ad spending. The $2.6 billion spent with media focused on African-American audiences (on cable TV, national magazines, network TV, spot radio and syndicated TV) comprised just…
  • With 100% revenue growth ,North America Topples Asia Pacific as the largest Mobile Advertising Market

    18 Oct 2014 | 9:58 am
    Mobile Advertising Revenue Hits €14.6 Billion ($19.3 Billion) in 2013, which is a growth of almost 100% as compared to 2012 ( nearly doubling compared to previous year( Based on  data from IAB Europe ,Latin America shows highest year-on-year growth in mobile advertising soaring 215%,.Based on data from IAB Europe ,Latin America shows highest year-on-year growth in mobile advertising soaring 215%, with major increases coming from North America, up 122% and Europe up 90%. Meanwhile North American mobile ad revenues now exceed Asia Pacific revenues after the slump in "2012' In 2012…
  • Is Micromax India's next Huawei ?! Commands 35% market share across feature and smart handsets

    18 Oct 2014 | 9:50 am
    Indian Mobile Handset Market Share :Big gains for Indian local assemblers   Micromax and Karbon as  Feature Phones Users shifs to Smartphones Total Handset Shipments Indian local Mobile Manufacturers are doing well in trying to replicate the Chinese Mobile Handset manufacturing Story in their country. Local mobile assemblers ,lead by Micromax, at number one along with Karbonn  Lava and others have managed to capture a market share of around 35% of the total handset shipments in that nation . Total handset shipments Includes both feature as well as smartphonesGlobal Giants…
  • The Changing Digitization of Canadian Consumers

    17 Oct 2014 | 1:17 pm
    Canada Digital Future in Focus 2014 from Strada The future of digital marketing  specially  in the changing times is  clearly going multi-platform. Consumption habits have shown that Canadians are more platform- agnostic in their digital media consumption as they seamlessly switch devices throughout the day to try and stay current on email, news, social media, TV-viewing, etc. Introduction #FutureinFocus The following report from Comsc updated by cn examines how the latest trends in PC online usage, display advertising, online video, mobile usage that…
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  • Sony says sayonara to low-end Android phones, may cut its sales forecast again

    Williams Pelegrin
    22 Oct 2014 | 3:42 pm
    After reducing its handset sales forecast in September, Sony looks to reduce it yet again. It seems that, due to the new reduction, Sony will look to focus more on high-end phones The post Sony says sayonara to low-end Android phones, may cut its sales forecast again appeared first on Digital Trends.
  • IlumiBowl lights up your toilet with neon you can pee on

    Drew Prindle
    22 Oct 2014 | 3:34 pm
    Freshly-launched on Kickstarter, IlumiBowl is a tiny motion-activated light that clips onto your toilet bowl and flips on when you enter the bathroom. No more peeing in the dark, or blinding yourself with the bathroom light! The post IlumiBowl lights up your toilet with neon you can pee on appeared first on Digital Trends.
  • Sorry, Tesla: Michigan Governor reinforces direct sales ban of automobiles

    Andrew Hard
    22 Oct 2014 | 3:30 pm
    Tesla has lost its fight for direct car sales in Michigan. Governor Rick Snyder signed House Bill 5606 (also known as Public Act 354) into law this week, strengthening an existing law that bans auto sales without the use of a franchised dealer. The post Sorry, Tesla: Michigan Governor reinforces direct sales ban of automobiles appeared first on Digital Trends.
  • Hands on: Google Inbox

    Malarie Gokey
    22 Oct 2014 | 3:19 pm
    Google is testing out a new kind of email with the invite-only Inbox app for iOS and Android. The app makes organizing your email a breeze, but has a few quirks. The post Hands on: Google Inbox appeared first on Digital Trends.
  • Harman wants to quiet your ride using the tech behind noise-cancelling headphones

    Caleb Denison
    22 Oct 2014 | 1:58 pm
    Harman, in conjunction with Lotus, has developed an in-car noise-cancelling technology that reduces road noise and vibrations, making music sound better and providing a quieter ride. The technology is similar to the noise-cancelling circuits found in headphones. The post Harman wants to quiet your ride using the tech behind noise-cancelling headphones appeared first on Digital Trends.
 
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  • Print magazine features working Facebook ‘Like’ buttons

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    22 Oct 2014 | 6:22 am
    Add / Remove Regular readers of Springwise may remember Brazil-based department store C&A from our coverage of its FashionLike innovation from 2012, which saw it display live Facebook 'likes' next to its in-store products. Now the company is developing the idea further with the Like Ad, a magazine commercial that lets readers 'like' products on Facebook by pressing buttons embedded in the print publication. Created by advertising agency DM9DDB, the promotion ran in a special edition of celebrity magazine Contigo which was delivered only to those who registered for a copy…
  • Simple device makes cheap whiskey taste oak-aged in 24 hours

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    22 Oct 2014 | 5:30 am
    Add / Remove This is part of a series of articles that looks at entrepreneurs hoping to get their ideas off the ground through crowdfunding. At the time of writing, each of these innovations is currently seeking funding. It's no longer the case that consumers are happy to take whichever beer or spirits their nearest supermarket stocks for the most affordable price. Many are joining in the craft beer trend and demanding more from their tipple. The UK's Deskbeers has already helped offices to sample the best of local breweries, and now a new Kickstarter campaign called Whiskey Elements…
  • E-paper watch features 24 designs at the push of a button

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    22 Oct 2014 | 3:30 am
    Add / Remove Wristwatches are fast coming into fashion again thanks to a digital makeover that's set to add a slew of smart functionality. For those who don't want to end up checking their wrists just as often as they check their phones, there are still designers innovating in the field of watches that simply tell the time. We recently wrote about the Everyday Watch Kickstarter, which offered backers a single timepiece with customizable straps and clock faces. Now the FES Watch is aiming to do something similar, using e-paper surfaces to enable wearers to pick a new design whenever…
  • Human ATM will come and meet you with cash

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    21 Oct 2014 | 8:55 am
    Add / Remove Carrying around plastic is a lot easier than wads of bills, but in those times when you need some cash, finding an ATM can turn into a Herculean task. Consumers can do all manner of banking activities on their phone, wherever and whenever, but taking cash out remains somewhat of an effort. Nimbl is now hoping to make ATM-style transactions mobile, with human helpers that deliver cash on demand. Currently available in San Francisco and New York City, the iOS app offers a simple interface that will be familiar to anyone who's ever used an ATM before. They simply select the…
  • Service lets fans receive phone calls from their favorite popstars

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    21 Oct 2014 | 6:58 am
    Add / Remove The popstars that offer up a sense of intimacy and fan engagement are the ones that reap the rewards, as Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga have demonstrated with their focus on social media. Digital technology is making this connection all the more easy, and previously we've seen Egraphs link digital autographs with unique personal audio recordings from sports stars. Now Phonio is enabling celebrities to record mass messages for their fans, pushed to their handsets as a phone call. Working with musicians, actors, politicians and industry experts, the service is designed to enable…
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  • Huge partnered with FX Networks to design the...

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    22 Oct 2014 | 11:00 am
    Huge partnered with FX Networks to design the new "Simpsons World" digital experience across 8 different platforms, bringing all 552 episodes online for the first time. (Want more? See NOTCOT.org and NOTCOT.com)
  • Ellepi Stapler - Adorable white staplers, still...

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    22 Oct 2014 | 10:00 am
    Ellepi Stapler - Adorable white staplers, still made in a 4 person Italian factory. (Want more? See NOTCOT.org and NOTCOT.com)
  • Aposematic Jacket by Shinseungback Kimyonghun...

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    22 Oct 2014 | 8:59 am
    Aposematic Jacket by Shinseungback Kimyonghun is a wearable computer for self-defense. When the wearer pushes a button under threat, the jacket records the scene in 360 degrees and sends the images to the Web. (Want more? See NOTCOT.org and NOTCOT.com)
  • Dyson Humidifiers - Hygienic humidification...

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    22 Oct 2014 | 8:18 am
    Dyson Humidifiers - Hygienic humidification with even room coverage... and acoustically engineered to be quiet! (Want more? See NOTCOT.org and NOTCOT.com)
  • Lamp ed005 by Edizioni Design. Reconfigurable...

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    22 Oct 2014 | 7:48 am
    Lamp ed005 by Edizioni Design. Reconfigurable table-lamp with carved solidsteel base. (Want more? See NOTCOT.org and NOTCOT.com)
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  • Wearable Band

    Marcel Sim
    22 Oct 2014 | 6:00 am
    DrumPants lets you play (music) with yourself by arming (and legging) you with sensors that can be programmed to play more than 100 sounds. It’s you as musical instrument. With the advent of the iPhone and iPad there’s over 300 music apps available but musicians and DJ’s are still using these large, bulky hardware pieces. For the companies producing the hardware, their version of innovation is just a smaller version of what they already have. So DrumPants founders Tyler Freeman and Lei Yu wanted to attack the problem from a different angle. Building off of what Tyler and his friends…
  • Portable Standing Desk

    Steven Teo
    20 Oct 2014 | 9:43 am
    You’ve probably noticed how standing desks are becoming more and more popular as it’s pretty obvious that so much sitting is bad for us. Refold has designed a cardboard standing desk that is both flexible and portable, as well as being completely affordable. The 100% recyclable desk folds up in seconds into a self-contained carrying case so you can either store it or tote it to another location. It weighs only 6.5 kg (or 14.3 lbs) so you can move it whenever you need to switch up where you work. A Portable, Flexible and Affordable Cardboard Standing Desk [Design Milk]
  • FollowMe Lamp

    Steven Teo
    19 Oct 2014 | 9:40 am
    I fell in love with the FollowMe lamp, designed by Inma Bermúdez for Marset. Portable and compact, it can be taken anywhere inside and outside of your house/apartment. Perfect for small spaces, kids’ rooms, fire escape parties and folks who have recently moved (and require a versatile lighting object). The polycarbonate lampshade is supported by the oak handle, that beckons you to pick it up. The FollowMe lamp comes with LED technology and a dimmer. The battery is built-in, and it has a USB port for recharging. Follow Me Lamp [Shoebox Dwelling]
  • Emberlight Smart Light Adaptor

    Marcel Sim
    17 Oct 2014 | 5:44 am
    The emberlight adapter, which screws into a standard socket, upgrades the average light bulb into a smart light bulb. The device allows owners to raise and dim a room’s light level from a smartphone app and also includes mood presets so users can always achieve the atmosphere they desire, from disco party to date night. Moreover, emberlight includes security features, such as remote access and a proximity sensor that turns lights on when it detects the owner’s smartphone. The energy-saving device also lets people track how their lights are being used so they can improve their energy…
  • Easing Shipping Parcel Process

    Steven Teo
    15 Oct 2014 | 9:32 am
    Shipping a parcel can sometimes be more trouble than it’s worth — finding the right packaging, having to actually put clothes on to travel to the nearest post office, and the inevitable gargantuan queue. While ideas such as the UK’s Doddle have enabled commuters to simply drop off their parcels at the train station, a new app called Shyp lets users simply take a snap of their package to get it picked up and delivered straight from their home. The process of sending a package is boiled down to two simple steps. Users first take a picture of the items they want to send and upload it via…
 
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  • IoT platforms and the product iteration argument

    Deanna Lawrence
    29 Sep 2014 | 9:12 am
    Deanna Lawrence:The Internet of Things (IoT) offers an important point of communication and the ability to learn about consumer lifestyle. For consumers, the ability to manage all of these connected things is going to be a challenge. FridgeNality accounts for IoT and manages very smart connections. Originally posted on Gigaom: When it comes to the smart home, big names like Nest and Dropcam have gotten most of the attention due to their product success and lucrative acquisition figures. But as impressive as these products have been, there are a multitude of other unknown products ranging from…
  • #makingAdifference Shinola: One Detroit Man’s Quest to Revive American Manufacturing

    Deanna Lawrence
    29 Aug 2014 | 12:13 pm
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  • Twitter Pollutes The Timeline

    Deanna Lawrence
    22 Aug 2014 | 10:26 pm
    Deanna Lawrence:“A variety of signals”…relevant and interesting or noise? Originally posted on TechCrunch: If your Twitter stream is looking a little more crap random than usual there’s a concrete reason for that: Twitter has made a behind-the-scenes change which means it’s algorithmically adulterating the mix of content you see. Not that they’re putting it like that, of course. The specific change in how your Twitter timeline operates allows for the company to inject additional content into your feed from other users you don’t follow. This is in addition to…
  • Twitter is TV

    Deanna Lawrence
    20 Aug 2014 | 7:10 am
    Deanna Lawrence:I can’t imagine our world advancing in a more positive direction without Twitter. #Connected Originally posted on Quartz: no-caption When Twitter was still Twttr, before tweets were even limited to 140 characters, the company’s founders had a crucial decision to make. Jack Dorsey’s original vision was that users could only ever have one status at a time, like an away message. Ev Williams argued that all status updates should display in chronological order, like tiny blog posts. Williams, of course, won out. He hacked together the original prototype of Twitter…
  • What LinkedIn’s marketing prospects look like after its Bizo buy

    Deanna Lawrence
    18 Aug 2014 | 11:17 am
    Deanna Lawrence:An interesting future for LinkedIn. Originally posted on Gigaom: Last weekend, Bloomberg News got ahold of what it claimed was an internal LinkedIn memo where the company envisioned a $1 billion business by 2017 as an “integrated marketing and sales platform” for business-to-business (B2B) marketers, fueled with its $175 million acquisition of Bizo. Business Insider posted the purported document a few days later. Is this vision realistic? And what does it mean for digital marketing and advertising? What Bizo does is what marketing automation phrase-makers call…
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  • Investing in the Future: Perspectives from the Sustainable Cities Roundtable

    22 Oct 2014 | 5:09 am
    UNCTAD World Investment Forum, UN, Geneva, 14th October 2014 It is estimated that 80% of CO2 emissions are now produced in cities. Currently, 50% of the global population lives in cities and this figure is forecast to grow to 70% by 2050. Cities play a crucial role in our world and with the rise of urbanization their importance is growing. The roundtable discussion on sustainable cities, which was part of the UNCTAD World Investment Forum, tried to answer the question of how to achieve sustainable investments, not only at international and national levels, but also at the city level. The…
  • Preview of the Global Trends fieldbook:Understanding the power of access and not ownership – the emergence of the sharing economy

    3 Sep 2014 | 8:11 am
    Why pay full price for something when you can rent it cheaper from a stranger online? That is what an increasingly number of people are thinking today. Some share for fun, others of economic reasons but the fact is that we are sharing as never before, challenging established notions of how individuals, businesses, and governments interact, as well as elements of the legal system. Collaborative consumption, the sharing economy or the ownerless economy is exploding and creating new industries. Many people are increasingly questioning the value of having possessions such as cars, bikes, books,…
  • PReview of the Global Trends fieldbook: Diasporas – the untapped potential?

    23 Jun 2014 | 7:19 am
    3.2% of the world’s population is migrants; putting them all together in one country would create the world’s fifth most populous country with 232 million people. Europe and Asia combined host nearly two-thirds of all international migrants worldwide. Europe is the most popular region with 72 million migrants in 2013, compared to 71 million in Asia. Since 1990, Northern America has recorded the biggest gain in the absolute number of migrants, adding 25 million and has experienced the fastest growth in migrant stock by an average of 2.8% year. (Source: UN) According to Gallup these…
  • Preview of The Global Trends Fieldbook: The maker movement

    22 May 2014 | 7:01 am
    Manufacturing of goods is one of the biggest sectors of the global economy and with the size of the global middle class expected to increase to 4.9 billion by 2030 demand for goods is unlikely to slow down. Historically, manufacturing has been driven by companies with the means to operate at large scale. However, in the 21st century the internet and technology advancements are shifting the advantage in production away from scale – and therefore away from the owners of large scale facilities – towards flexibility and agility. DIY (do-it-yourself) has always existed but is today rapidly…
  • Preview of The Global Trends Fieldbook: The Tech Visionaries Reinventing the World

    6 May 2014 | 8:33 am
    At long last The Global Trends Fieldbook: From Data to Insights to Action is in production! A companion to The Global Trends Report 2013 which outlines the major trends reshaping the world, The Global Trends Fieldbook focuses on the critical steps of moving from data to insights to taking actions today to prepare organizations for the future. Drawing on a wealth of case studies, examples and food for thought, as well as additional analyses of some potential "game-changing" trends, it provides practical suggestions for senior leaders of businesses, governments, NGOs and societies and…
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  • Selfies Taken Moments Before Death

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    15 Oct 2014 | 8:06 am
    No Fear of Heights Xenia Ignatyeva took a selfie from a bridge 28 feet off the ground to impress her friends. The 17-year-old Russian girl lost her balance and fell on a cable, which tragically electrocuted her. Jenni Rivera In December of 2012 Mexican pop star Jenni Rivera and her entourage took this selfie right before taking off on a private jet which sadly crashed and left no survivors.
  • 10 Strange Animals You Probably Didn’t Know Exist

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    14 Oct 2014 | 12:42 pm
    Aye-aye   Aye-ayes can be found only on the island of Madagascar. These rare animals may not look like primates at first glance, but they are related to chimpanzees, apes, and humans.   Naked Mole Rat   There are approximately 30 different kinds of mole rats. The best known is probably the naked mole rat, whose hairless, tubular, wrinkled body makes it appear a bit like a tiny walrus—or perhaps a bratwurst with teeth. Naked mole rats are rodents, but they live in communities like those of many insects. Several dozen rats live together in colonies led by one dominant rat—the…
  • 5 Things you should know about Ebola

    tashana garcia
    14 Oct 2014 | 12:20 pm
      By : hollywoodlife.com Now that the CDC has confirmed a case of Ebola in the U.S., allow us to tell you a little bit more about the often fatal virus with no perfect cure so that you may better protect yourself against the outbreak. While many have chosen to panic over the first case of Ebola to be diagnosed in the United States as of Sept. 30, there’s no reason why the average American would contract the disease given that they follow careful prevention strategies. In order to know more about what the American public must now face, read on for more about the history of the virus…
  • 6 Things You Didn’t Know About Katy Perry

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    13 Sep 2014 | 5:18 am
    So we all know that Katy Perry’s real name is Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson and that Perry is actually her mothers maiden name right? We also know she started her music career in gospel music after copying her sister, and that her first hit “I kissed a girl” was inspired by Scarlett Johnson. Well guess what? We did some looking around and we found 8 things you didn’t know that will unconditionally make Katy Perry your teenage dream forever. So we all know that Katy Perry’s real name is Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson and that Perry is actually her mothers maiden name…
  • 10 Incredible Celebrity Weight Loss Transformations

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    9 Sep 2014 | 7:19 am
    In these images we will see some famous people who have dramatically lost weight … these images show a before and after .. I share it .. Britney Spears   Jessica Simpson
 
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  • Mother Knows Best Most Of The Time

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    25 Sep 2014 | 7:58 am
    We find it hard to believe that mother knows best than us and the time we realize it, she’s already gone. Always give your mother time, show her how much you love her, make her happy everyday and give her the things she deserves. The post Mother Knows Best Most Of The Time appeared first on Trending Topics Now.
  • Year’s Best Places To Celebrate Halloween

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    23 Sep 2014 | 9:26 am
    The top best places to celebrate Halloween are getting ready to scare you out of your wits like no other. The post Year’s Best Places To Celebrate Halloween appeared first on Trending Topics Now.
  • Six financial planning tips for young people

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    18 Sep 2014 | 5:06 am
    The earlier you know well about financial planning the better results you can have at the end. The post Six financial planning tips for young people appeared first on Trending Topics Now.
  • Important Things To Remember Before Falling In Love

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  • Amazing Photos Of Russian Submarine Being Dismantled

    10 Oct 2014 | 8:35 am
    Russian Military is quite busy expanding and modernizing their arsenal. One of its most active sector is the Navy. Russia has a few submarines that are nuclear powered and its dangerously out of date, considering the highly radioactive materials that are  still on board.It was 2009 that one rusted beast was transported back to a dismantling factory in the city of Vladivostok, for decommissioning.When the submarine was out of the water, the photos offer an amazing view on how gigantic and complicated this outdated machine really is.At 116 meters this Victor-Class Nuclear submarine is…
  • Remote Camera Was Setup On Greenland, What They Witness Is Terrifying

    9 Oct 2014 | 10:27 am
    Ice Calving or iceberg calving, is the breakdown of big chunks of ice at each end of the glacier. It is a form of ice disruption or ice ablation. It is a sudden breakage of large portion of ice sheets from iceberg, glacier or ice shelf.Ice Calving is often accompanied by terrifying sound of ice cracking, with each chunks of ice each up to 200 feet high splashing into the water.When the large chunks of ice hits the water it causes huge hazardous waves, some waves so large that even a boat in a 3 kilometer radius can be at risk.courtesy : exposurelabs
  • Ebola Virus A Global Threat

    7 Oct 2014 | 5:14 am
    Scientist warns the deadly and highly contagious Ebola Virus could spread within three weeks across U.S. and China. A 50% chance a visitor to UK carrying the deadly Ebola Virus could be there on October 24, 2014 and go unnoticed,mixed with the general population a team of U.S scientist have predicted.A 75% chance that Ebola would hit the French shores by October 24, 2014. Belgium has 40% chance of getting hit by the disease, however Spain and Switzerland have 14% each.courtesy: mobs-labThis estimated was based on the Ebola spreading patterns and some airline traffic data across the…
  • Woman Does Polyphonic Overtone Singing What You Will Hear Doesn't Sound Human

    6 Oct 2014 | 6:39 am
    Overtone singing is a technique used by a person to sing two notes at the same time. The woman singing in the video is Anna-Maria Hefele, while she demonstrate some polyphonic overtone techniques notice how she perfectly control the low and high notes. The sound seems impossible that it is just coming from a single person.  Actually this technique is not new, there are others practicing this craft for so long like the Tibetan Buddhist monks.courtesy : Anna-Maria HefeleYou might want to read : The All Woman Town
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    5 Oct 2014 | 10:52 am
    photo via : facebookNoiva do Cordeiro "Bride of the Lamb" - is a remote Brazilian town where most of its residents are nearly all women.This village was founded in 1891 by Senhorinha de Lima a woman who was vanish by her own community by committing adultery.photo via : facebookThis little town is about 300 miles away from Rio de Janeiro, south east Brazil, it is a valley of sweet tangerines, bananas,bougainvillea plants and trees covered with flowers.But it is not the beautiful scenery that will catch your attention. It is the residents; the reason is almost all of them are women.We can't…
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