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Nike Typography with Wooden Slats by Txaber

Graphic designer Txaber has designed an original typography made of wooden slats for global sports manufacturer Nike. Titled “Just Type It,” the …

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Beer maker SABMiller is courting Latin American consumers who are “temporarily out of money”

Latin America has grown in importance for beer companies searching for growth, but the two biggest players in the beer world, Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller, have adopted different strategies in recent years.<p>Anheuser-Busch InBev (the maker of Budweiser) has largely expanded through …

As BRICS Summit Begins, New Deals Between Strange Bedfellows

The leaders of Brazil, Russia, India, China and the latest addition to the BRIC acronym South Africa are meeting in that country’s city of Durban this week following a string of new commitments between the countries.<p>One look and it’s easy to see two things: China is the star of the show. And these …

How Fresh Is Big Pharma's Freshness Index?

A convenient way to gauge pharmaceutical innovation is to look at the percentage of a company’s sales that comes from products approved in the last 5 years. This is sometimes called the “Freshness Index”. In the last decade, pharmaceutical companies have been more open about the sales of their …

With creation of bank, emerging economies look to challenge Western dominance

With just a couple of small gestures at their annual summit, the world's biggest emerging economies have made the West seem a little less indispensable.<p>On the summit's first day, the BRICS bloc of nations has approved a new development bank to compete with Western-dominated institutions such as the …

Instagram Infographic Breaks Down Its User Types

Instagram to some has democratized photography, whereas to others (professional photographers) it’s bastardized the art form. Take it or leave it, 40 …

Can Mark Zuckerberg and his friends convince conservatives and labor unions to support immigration?

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is joining with like-minded US tech execs, including LinkedIn’s Reid Hoffman, to fund a $50 million political organization backing comprehensive immigration reform, and down the road, education and funding for scientific research.<p>The group will be an issue advocacy …

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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

LGBTQ<p>22-year-old Robinson’s portrayal of Simon Spier in <i>Love, Simon</i> is everything we need it to be.<p>By Alim Kheraj15 hours agoView More<p>Style<p>Just ask …

How to Boil an Egg Cookbook by Rose Bakery, Paris

Full disclosure: eggs are my favorite food (with sushi a close second). Phaidon hits all the marks with their new <i>How to Boil an Egg</i> cookbook …

The Distinct Life x Reebok "TDL Camo" Ventilator: Rick Williams Talks Sneakers and the Motor City

On the heels of yet another collaborative release with Reebok, entrepreneur-turned-brand strategist<p>On the heels of yet another collaborative release with Reebok, entrepreneur-turned-brand strategist Rick Williams is a man that wears many hats. Introduced to the world of retail in 2007, Williams …