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The Secrets Of Generation Flux

How brilliantly managed chaos sparks success inside Nike, Box, Cisco, Foursquare, Intuit, and more.<p><b>If Wes Anderson ever</b> conjures up a hipster mad scientist, he’ll look a lot like Aaron Levie, the cofounder and CEO of an Internet company called Box. Levie’s a mess of jangly nerves, topped by a wild …

A Few Highlights From Innovation Uncensored New York 2013

This week’s <i>Fast Company</i> Innovation Uncensored conference brought together an astonishing collection of innovative people for two days of networking and events. Couldn’t make it? We’ve pulled together some of the events’ best moments for you here (thought to be honest, it was pretty difficult to …

GE Tells The Stories Of The World’s Innovators With “Focus Forward”

With its “Focus Forward’ content initiative, GE worked with leading documentary filmmakers and consumers to create inspiring films about people changing the world. Here, some takeaways from the story-focused project.<p>GE is wrapping its 18-month long Focus Forward campaign–which launched at the 2011 …

Making Renting A Store As Easy As Booking A Hotel Room

Storefront matches potential short-term leasers with landlords sitting on idle real estate space. In an age of pop-up stores and poor prospects for long-term tenants, could it be a shot in the arm for commercial real estate?<p>Opening a business can cost a lifetime of savings–$30,000 on average …

Beautiful Houses: Purotu Bach

This week we will show you the breathtaking Purotu Bach in Bay of Many Coves, New Zealand, a project by Studio MWA. New Zealand itself is already a …

Best of the Week: Illustrations, Productivity, Tech News and more

It's time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other …

An Elegant Task Chair That’s Both Functional And Friendly

The Riya, from Pearson&Lloyd, includes some thoughtful details that are relevant to how we work today.<p>In the last decade or two, broadly speaking, we’ve seen modern office life being pulled in two opposite directions. The spaces we work in have become simpler, while the chairs we sit in have become …

DIY Screen Printing Kits From DIY Print Shop

Confession: I’ve always wanted to learn to screen print but I’ve been completely intimidated by the whole process. All the gear and supplies and then …

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Link About It: This Week's Picks

1. Film Scanning App<p>One of the more clever digital developments in analog photography we've seen of late, Android app Helmut allows users to scan processed negatives using just your phone and a simple light box (or another phone as we found out). Once scanned you can crop and even make basic edits …