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Clothing Hides Secret Cameras To Record Your Every Move - PSFK

Clothing Hides Secret Cameras To Record Your Every Move - PSFK | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
NewViewWear is a collection of "wearable camera apparel" that lets users log their daily activities.
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potentially very interesting and useful tool for ethnographers.... hmm...

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Marriott Targets LGBT Travelers with Beautiful Photo Campaign

Marriott Targets LGBT Travelers with Beautiful Photo Campaign | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
Marriott International is launching a beautifully produced ad campaign targeting LGBT travelers, the first large-scale campaign of its kind for the global
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LGBT travel market being targeted....

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Pepsi Turns Campaign Art Into An Actually Wearable Fashion Collection

Pepsi Turns Campaign Art Into An Actually Wearable Fashion Collection | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
After partnering with six artists, six athletes and one world-class photog for its Art of Football campaign, Pepsi has collaborated with six fashion...
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Pepsi turns art into campaign and clothing

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Social Network Deletes Its History As People Post For Maximum Privacy - PSFK

Social Network Deletes Its History As People Post For Maximum Privacy - PSFK | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
Voycee removes past content when users add new updates.
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Automatic history destruction built into a social network to avoid embarassing or irrelevant old stuff.... sounds good but why not be able to personalise and vary the window in which material is destroyed?

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PetMatch Searches For Adoptable Pets That Look Just Like Your Old Ones - PSFK

PetMatch Searches For Adoptable Pets That Look Just Like Your Old Ones - PSFK | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
A new service uses visual-recognition technology to pair potential owners with their ideal four-legged friends.
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Glasses Hide Health-Tracking Sensors In Their Stylish Frames - PSFK

Glasses Hide Health-Tracking Sensors In Their Stylish Frames - PSFK | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
JINS MEME can track the wearer's mental and physical conditions.
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Rather than connecting with digital networks these glasses enable the user to keep track of tiredness, energy levels and physical movement.... all feels (and looks) a bit Joe 90, to be seen whether it takes off or not but it's interesting to build this directly into a permanent 'tool' / accessory

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Watch: Patagonia And Adidas Toil Away On The Next Big Breakthrough In Clothing

Waterless dyes. Bubble dresses. Clothing that grows on your skin. This is the future of fashion, from five diverse studios.
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Intern Sushi Becomes Career Sushi, A Job-Hunting Site For Creative Professionals

Intern Sushi Becomes Career Sushi, A Job-Hunting Site For Creative Professionals | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
As some 1.5 million college graduates get ready to enter an employment landscape fraught with challenges, Intern Sushi founder Shara Senderoff's new...
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New recruitment site for millenials works a little like a mix of a vlog and linkedin.... the future of recruitment feels a little like 'popstar' and not quite sure how it would work for accountants or lawyers but this is surely the way things are moving??

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Future Housecalls: Order Doctors Like Delivery When You're Sick - PSFK

Future Housecalls: Order Doctors Like Delivery When You're Sick - PSFK | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
New app Pager lets you request house calls from approved doctors to get care wherever you are.
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Could Robots Be Programmed To Know Right From Wrong? - PSFK

Could Robots Be Programmed To Know Right From Wrong? - PSFK | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
The US Navy has invested $7.5 million to research the possibility of 'moral robots.'
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Co.Design | business + design

Inspiring stories about innovation and business, seen through the lens of design.
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Making Google glass fashionable...

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Wireless Headphones Send & Share Songs From One Pair To Another [Video] - PSFK

Wireless Headphones Send & Share Songs From One Pair To Another [Video] - PSFK | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
Wearhaus Arc wearers can sync up so that they can listen to the same music together.
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how to share music more simply and intutively...

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Fast Company | Business + Innovation

Fast Company | Business + Innovation | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
Fast Company inspires a new breed of innovative and creative thought leaders who are actively inventing the future of business.
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Airbnb Testing In-app Concierge Feature

Airbnb Testing In-app Concierge Feature | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
Over the last few weeks, Airbnb has been testing a new feature called "Local Companion" that connects you with real people that live at your holiday destin
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air bnb local companion

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Cultural attaché to executives - FT.com

Cultural attaché to executives - FT.com | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
Afew years ago a job notice circulated in Hollywood for a “cultural attaché” for Brian Grazer, the Oscar-winning producer behind films including A Beautiful Mind, Frost/Nixon and Rush. To some it seemed like an urban myth. Not to Brad Grossman. He
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Gamer Philosopher: Why Play Is The New R&D For Brands [PSFK 2014] - PSFK

Gamer Philosopher: Why Play Is The New R&D For Brands [PSFK 2014] - PSFK | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
In this video, the founder of Kill Screen explains why games are an important part of culture all their own.
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Could games become a source of cultural richness and influence all on their own?

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McDonalds Is Crowdsourcing Its Next Line Of Burgers - PSFK

McDonalds Is Crowdsourcing Its Next Line Of Burgers - PSFK | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
The fast food chain invites its British customers to create five new sandwiches to be sold in the fall.
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Computer Error Messages For The Heartbroken [Pics] - PSFK

Computer Error Messages For The Heartbroken [Pics] - PSFK | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
Graphic designer Victoria Siemer creates a series of images that liken a broken heart to computer malfunction.
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Castorama se déploie en mode collaboratif

Castorama se déploie en mode collaboratif | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
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Castoche avance à fond dans l'économie collaborative - très intéressant de voir comment l'écosystème mûrit....

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Video chats connect language students with native seniors looking for conversation

Video chats connect language students with native seniors looking for conversation | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
Speaking Exchange is a service enabling Brazilian students to practise their English through video chats with US seniors in retirement homes.
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Brilliant use of 'free' resources that creates pleasure and utility for both someone wanting to learn a language from a native speaker by chatting to them and a senior looking for interesting conversation....Watch out paid for language services, here comes freemium (can even think of some twists involving retired professionals etc...

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Is Airbnb Now Offering Local Activity Curation In Addition To Lodgings? - PSFK

Is Airbnb Now Offering Local Activity Curation In Addition To Lodgings? - PSFK | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
The brand has been testing a service that helps guests find experiences to try while in town - like guided tours, hikes, and classes.
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Popup Taco Shop Is Actually A Secret Idea Accelerator And Innovation Lab - PSFK

Popup Taco Shop Is Actually A Secret Idea Accelerator And Innovation Lab - PSFK | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
A seemingly random mashup of tacos and idea coaching aimed to incubate the next big innovation.
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Fast Company | Business + Innovation

Fast Company | Business + Innovation | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
Fast Company inspires a new breed of innovative and creative thought leaders who are actively inventing the future of business.
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Given that all companies are a mix of introverts and extroverts, it might be useful to re-design office space to let introverts behave in the most appropriate and efficient way for them

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Fly Factory Aims To Make Insects More Appealing To Western Palates [Pics] - PSFK

Fly Factory Aims To Make Insects More Appealing To Western Palates [Pics] - PSFK | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
Could homegrown larvae be the solution to food shortages in the future?
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Making flies more tasty....

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Samsung Turns Heathrow Terminal Into A Massive Galaxy S5 Ad - PSFK

Samsung Turns Heathrow Terminal Into A Massive Galaxy S5 Ad - PSFK | Innovation and alternative strategy nuggets | Scoop.it
Signs and every possible screen in Terminal 5 are being used to promote this new smartphone.
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Taking multiple media and immersive advertising to the next level...

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