Andy Garrett

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The huge post-credit crunch buying up of urban buildings by corporations has significant implications for equity, democracy and rights<p>Does the massive foreign and national corporate buying of urban buildings and land that took off after the 2008 crisis signal an emergent new phase in major cities? …

Urban Design

What's Better: 'The Witcher 3' Or Metal Gear Solid 5?

The past two months have seen two of the most open world remarkable games in recent years: <i>Metal Gear Solid 5</i>, Hideo Kojiima’s absurd swan song, and <i>The Witcher 3</i>, CD Projekt Red’s sprawling medieval fantasy epic. Both these games are true accomplishments, and more than worth your time. Comparing …

Metal Gear

Fantastic Pixelart Works by Megapont

Gotta love pixelart! Today we're featuring Megapont, an awesome Russian pixelart artists duo that come up with amazing pieces, full of pop culture …

Indiegogo's Danae Ringelmann on Defining Company Culture | Inc.com

Many founders tend to think of company culture as intangible or emotional--the "soft" side of business. But getting your culture in order is hard, says Indiegogo co-founder Danae Ringelmann.<p>Ringelmann presented to a group of a few hundred entrepreneurs at the Women 2.0 conference in San Francisco …

Deep Dive: What Physics Can Teach You About Marketing | Inc.com

I came to my career in marketing by way of a degree in Physics. In college, I spent my summers researching fusion at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories, and came “this close” to accepting a role in a PhD program at MIT. Instead, I decided to explore a role in “business” (my first job was in …

How to Bring Reality Back to Corporate Branding | Inc.com

Prominent tech player Samsung makes great phones. They also exemplify a tedious and worrying trend in high-end corporate branding--a total disconnection from reality. In a commercial using the song <i>Royals</i> by 16-year-old New Zealand singer Lorde, Samsung misses the song's meaning and instead tries to …

Will free childcare really be free?

<b>There can be no doubt that the high cost of childcare tops the list of most working parents' concerns.</b><p>With nursery and childminder fees rising to crippling levels in some parts of England, it is often the basis on which many new parents decide whether to return to work.<p>So the promise of more free …