16 Nov 2017
Fresh from publishing China’s Youth: Challenger Consumers, the brand strategist explains what makes the country’s youthful, value-redefining tribes tick.
17 Nov 2017
The Samaná project includes a cabinet-table that stores coffee-making utensils and, when it’s closed, provides a preparation surface and a place for sipping.
14 Nov 2017
Garderoba – ‘wardrobe’ in Croatian – encourages visitors to try on clothes, have a drink, browse through lookbooks and talk to in-house stylists.
2 Nov 2017
Fashioned from Nature, which opens next spring, will showcase 300 exhibits that chart fashion’s intriguing 400-year relationship with the natural world.
19 Oct 2017
Featuring body cream, skin balm and eye balm, the line – which also utilises Manuka honey – was developed by an Ohio couple on a mission.
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via Global Cosmetic Industry
13 Nov 2017
ScreenShop lets social media users buy what they see in posts; it even offers cheaper alternatives to what celebrities are wearing.
Via BBC News
Researchers effectively ‘teleported’ lemonade from one internet user to another – a development that could tackle over and under nutrition.
Via Food Navigator
Its easy-to-understand platform is designed to eradicate the complications of buying a home with friends, partners or family members.
23 Oct 2017
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Via Business Insider
19 Sep 2017
The upgraded cabins on the airline’s double-decker A380 – which flies between Singapore and Sydney – come with wardrobes, luxury bedding and bathrooms.
16 Oct 2017
The “first AI-powered dog camera” uses computer vision and machine learning to detect when a dog is chewing, playing or pacing up and down.
He’s already suggested that the heavy-duty vehicle will transform into a giant robot, fight aliens and make a mean latte.
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And because they’re breathable, stretchable and washable, the implications could be huge for wearable electronics and smart textiles.
By that time, a new report has predicted, more than 70 million American households will have a smart device like Google Home or the Amazon Echo.
3 Nov 2017
26 Oct 2017
Shoppers can order a 10 or 14-inch pizza, inclusive of their choice of toppings, before specifying what time they’d like to pick it up.
Via Retail Bulletin
SleepLoop, which is being developed by University Medicine Zurich researchers, delivers nerve-synchronising sounds that guarantee an individual’s entry into dreamland.
This is according to Skift’s Laura Powell, who says that “international spending on luxury goods often tracks movements in worldwide travel”.
Via Abu Dhabi National
15 Nov 2017
Via Luxury Daily
It’s suddenly a lot easier to announce the arrival of dinner, or that it’s time to leave the house.
6 Nov 2017
Data from Nextatlas’ artificial intelligence (AI) platform has suggested that shoppers are moving away from mass consumerism and big brands.
‘Jump for Your Lunch’ customers need to use the truck’s kinetic tiles to convert their footsteps into energy, which is accepted as payment.
Via The Drum
9 Nov 2017
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