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Burgundy Is Battering Bordeaux, Says Sotheby’s

Something unprecedented has happened in the world of high-end wines: Bordeaux is on the outs.<p>In 2017, wine produced in the Bordeaux region of France …

Five ways to assess your company’s mysterious culture

Joining a new company has elements of a mystery. Each organization has a unique culture. But it can take detective work to uncover how best to act in your new situation.<p>To help with your sleuthing, Allan Church, senior vice-president of global talent assessment and development at PepsiCo Inc., and …

This Is How Much You Need to Make to Afford the Average Home in Each State

There are a lot of things standing in the way for first-time homebuyers, including just figuring out what you're supposed to be doing, whether a …

A Stanford professor explains how 'design thinking' can help you lose weight, stop worrying, and change your life

Shutterstock<p><b>Bernard Roth is a professor of engineering at Stanford and the author of "The Achievement Habit."</b>• <b><br>In the book, he explains how design</b> …

Design

Do We Need to Rethink the Meaning of Design Thinking?

Can design thinking work across all organizations? Can it solve all problems? Can and should everyone be a designer?<p>Four design experts—Harry West of …

Infosys and PTC launch Industrial IoT Center of Excellence

Infosys announced the launch of a joint Center of Excellence (CoE) with PTC, a global provider of technology platforms and solutions, at the Infosys …

Infosys

Building and Dwelling by Richard Sennett review – how to build people-friendly cities

The answer isn’t regimental planning or an abhorrence of plans. Stimulating ideas from a veteran of urban thinking<p>According to the Dutch architect Reinier de Graaf, the people – planners, utopian environmentalists, sociologists, quango soldiers, free-range urbanists, demographic strategists, “place …

Growth, infrastructure and town planning: Cementing a sustainable future

Amidst pressing concerns for housing affordability, population growth and social inequality, Michael Bayliss reveals how good (or bad) town planning …

Top 2017 Technology Trends That Will Continue in 2018

This year, we witnessed some noteworthy technologies being introduced. In 2018, these technologies will make an even bigger splash<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>2017 has been an …

10 Top Attributes Elevate Design Thinking Leaders

As a business advisor, I strongly believe that continuous innovation and design thinking are the keys to long-term viability and success. Recent surveys of global business leaders show that they overwhelmingly agree, but less than a third believe their organizations’ culture and leadership are …

Design Thinking

Germany Is a Coal-Burning, Gas-Guzzling Climate Change Hypocrite

The latest round of the United Nations Climate Change Conference, which runs from Nov. 6 to 17, is loaded with symbolism. The conference is being …

The Science of Sustainability

SPONSORED<p>There is no single path to corporate sustainability. Two multinational companies, Mars and Pfizer, illustrate two very different approaches …

Thinking About Design Thinking

<i>»» Sign up for the next #DesignInTech briefing</i>.<p>I had a great morning convo with my Automattic Design colleague Mike Shelton that took me down the …

Design Thinking

Meet the startups changing the future of energy

How we distribute, store and generate energy is undergoing a massive disruption. Startups in the energy sector are leading the way into a new era of …

Perovskite

The billion dollar widget steering the driverless car industry

The billion-dollar widget steering the driverless car industry<p>No matter what it took, David Hall was going to kill that clown. He maneuvered Drillzilla for another ramming run. The robot was squat and heavy, with serrated blades coming off one end and a sharp drill whirling on the other. Across the …

'We cannot compete': Canadian oil sands struggling to thrive in US$50 oil world

CALGARY — Canada's oil sands producers are stuck in a rut.<p>The nation's oil firms are retrenching, with large producers planning little or no further …

A Pathway Toward U.S. Smart Cities

The evolution of connected technology and its impact on our society is truly amazing. From smartphones and tablets to thermostats and home appliances connected devices have begun to generate a seemingly endless stream of real-time data and information. This evolution, however, has barely just begun.<p>…

Retrofitted cities are forcing residents to live with planning failures – we're due for a rethink

Australia will probably look back on the current period of attempting to retrofit its capital cities as a great demonstration of poor city …

Geographer Federico Caprotti on the “new urban citizen” in data-driven urban planning

<i></i>What if new technology further exacerbates urban inequality, especially among those on the wrong side of the digital divide? [Geographer Federico …

From the Garden City to the Smart City

• Stephan Hügel The Bartlett Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, University College London, UK<p>Abstract It has been a century since the first Garden …

Smart Cities

The Pitch Is Dead. Long Live the Conversation. (Blog)

By Kevin StarrIf you treat funders like prey, they'll probably run.

Chargers Attached To Streetlight Poles Come To California

The city of Lancaster, California is pioneering streetlight charging station applications in North America, alongside German company Ebee Smart …

Which American cities are the most sustainable?

<i>This story was originally published by CityLab and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.</i><p>U.S. coastal cities are coming the …

American Cities

Cities Can't Fix the New Urban Crisis

Not on their own, at least. To address the ever-more-complex problems afflicting cities, we’ll need a regional approach.<p>Richard Florida’s book <i>The New Urban Crisis</i> contains a number of important truths about the challenges facing America’s metropolitan areas. Chief among them is the recognition that …

Urban Design

Ideo Says The Future Of Design Is Circular

A new guide for designers encourages them to create products that stay in closed loops and business models that discourage waste.<p>When Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam replaced its lighting, it didn’t pay for the bulbs. Instead, the airport pays for light as a service–and Philips, which designed the …

Empathy fuelled Customer-Centricity

All the needs and wants are important to make user empowered and make them feel good. If you want to nail user experience, as a designer you need to …

The rules of brainstorming, according to top design firm IDEO

I work at home, alone for the most part, which means I rarely have the opportunity to be involved in a good brainstorming session. That's a shame …

Top 31 Smart Communities to Watch

Page 1<p>"Smart cities" suffers from overuse as a buzzword, but the attention the concept receives is a testament to the substance beneath the …

Barcelona and Amsterdam are world-leading "smart cities" says Jason Pomeroy

Western cities have done a better job of integrating technology into their infrastructure than the new wave of Asian smart cities, according to …