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Why Ikea's flatpack refugee shelter won design of the year

Ikea’s solar-powered Better Shelter lasts six times longer than a typical emergency tent and has already changed the lives of thousands of refugees around the world<p>When Hind and Saffa Hameed arrived at the Al Jamea’a refugee camp in Baghdad in 2015, having been hounded from their home in Ramadi by …

Walmart Plans To Track Fresh Produce Like Bitcoin

Blockchain is a type of secure database that serves as an unchangeable ledger of information about an object. It was invented to track the movements …

The Blockchain Energy System Is Going To Be Great For Consumers

Several startups are now working on the trading aspect, including Power Ledger in Western Australia. It’s launched trials based on blockchain …

Sketch App Sources is the largest collection of icons, UI kits, wireframes, and free design resources for Sketch.

This is a robust template of common wireframing components that are cleanly grouped and organized! They're maybe most relevant to web design but …

Sketch App Sources is the largest collection of icons, UI kits, wireframes, and free design resources for Sketch.

Wireframe Apple Watch 42mm (312px*390px) License: Free for commercial use.<p>24690 views • 3800 downloads<p>Categories: ui wireframe<p>Tag: wearable<p>This Apple …

4K Headsets, 'Perfect' Eye-Tracking, and 'Augmented VR': Oculus' Abrash Predicts VR in 2021

Oculus Chief Scientist Michael Abrash predicts dramatic improvements to field of view and resolution for VR headsets over the next five years among …

Creative Block? Try Thinking Like An Architect To Build Great Ideas

Ideas don’t come out of the blue–they’re created contextually. Here’s how Snøhetta built a foundation for creativity.<p>The multidisciplinary design firm Snøhetta–which has offices in Oslo, New York, Austria, and San Francisco–has been steadily leaving its mark all over the world through architecture, …

Mini solar panel is actually a socket for the window

Simply called “Window Socket”<p>If the idea of outfitting your roof with solar panels—whether with Tesla’s more aesthetically pleasing version or not—is too daunting, then perhaps you can embark on your green energy campaign by starting small.<p>Showing at Dubai Design Week during the Global Grad Show …

Why Business Models Fail: Pipes vs. Platforms

• Partner Content<br>• Author: Sangeet Paul Choudary. Sangeet Paul Choudary<p>Why do most social networks never take off? Why are marketplaces such difficult …

Artificial intelligence in banking – a pain in the bot?

Luis Rodriguez asks the question, are you ready to bring artificial intelligence to your bank via bots?Artificial intelligence in banking – a pain in …

Internet Of Things By The Numbers: What New Surveys Found

Things are looking up for the Internet of Things. 80% of organizations have a more positive view of IoT today compared to a year ago, according to a survey of 512 IT and business executives by CompTIA. “This reflects greater levels of attention from the C-suite and a better understanding of how the …

Internet of Things

How Chicago Is Turning Its Street Lights Into Smart Infrastructure

The city is installing sensors to record information about weather, traffic patterns, and pollution, but critics cite privacy as a concern.<p>Nearly five years ago, Charlie Catlett, the Director of Urban Center for Computation and Data at Argonne National Laboratory, heard that the city of Chicago …

20 incredible uses of IoT in business

With some analysts suggesting there will be as many as 25 billion internet-connected things by 2020, an increasing number of businesses are using the …

The graph that shows the death of traditional energy utilities

<b>Giles Parkinson, RenewEconomy</b><p>At RenewEconomy’s Energy Disruption conference in Sydney this week there were lots of talk, lots of slides, lots of …

Listening to 92 pitches taught me the frustrating truth about Silicon Valley 'innovation'

Silicon Valley is a place that prides itself on innovation.<p>Yet, somehow in the Valley’s pursuit of shiny new tech, it has decided that being …

A psychologist shares the 10 qualities of the most authentic people

In a society roided-out on bling, cash, ego, nakedness, and status, we have lost our authenticity.<p>We have lost morals and what it means to be ourselves. So many are caught up in following the crowd they have gotten lost in it. How can any type of true success come from being a follower?<p>Followers …

Interface Disruption

<b>Can the Messaging User Interface eclipse the Graphical User Interface?</b><p>What is disruption? It’s one of the most overused terms in technology, but, for …

A model for management helps to understand ScrumMaster duties

The Scrum world mostly focuses on leading agile teams. In this community we constantly discuss how to treat team members and whether the Product …

Legal Innovation Lab | Gensler Research Institute | Research & Insight

How will lawyers work in the future?<p>Research Project Name<p>Legal Innovation Lab<p>What We Did<p><b>Gensler’s Legal and Professional Services Firms practice area</b> …

The Workplace

Unleash enterprise content to help power your digital transformation

Are you making the most of your enterprise content? Leverage the scalability and cost-effectiveness of the cloud and customize the user experience, …

A little respect can kindle creativity at work

Everyone wants respect, but not everyone gets it. A new study by University of Michigan professor Jane Dutton indicates that workers who are treated …

How to build and launch a bot on Slack

<i>The only comprehensive guide you will ever need!</i><p><i>Originally posted on</i> <i>Venture Beat</i><i>.</i><p>Building a bot has become easier than ever with so many tools and …

An Emotional Connection Matters More than Customer Satisfaction

In the search for profitable organic growth, more and more companies are making major investments in optimizing the end-to-end customer experience – every aspect of how customers interact with the company’s brand, products, promotions, and service offerings, on and offline. But most companies lack …

Applying Design Thinking to Law | Stanford Law School

Consumer contracts are as much a part of the Internet as the apps and devices we use to engage with it. And while we embrace the information …

Digital reinvention: Preparing for a very different tomorrow

​This Toolkit focuses on business strategy, design innovation and stakeholder engagement to provide a practical how-to guide for companies, large and small, to leap out of the linear “take-make-waste” economy, future-proof their firms and reap the dividends. In it, Canada's National Zero Waste Council provides guidance and examples to help businesses identify risks and opportunities, choose appropriate models, improve product design, prioritize and engage various stakeholders, and more.

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Why We Still Don’t Have Better Batteries

Startups with novel chemistries tend to falter before they reach full production.<p>Earlier this year, Ellen Williams, the director of ARPA-E, the U.S. …

Energy Storage

How we’ve built a bot to have fun at the office !

Have you met Sababot ?<p>Back in June 2016, we created a Slack bot that would let colleagues place bets on Euro2016 games : <b>Eurosaba</b>. For each game, …

Retooling AI for the workplace

One of the first computers required punch cards. I repeat, punch cards. Yes, you would take a piece of paper with tiny holes and use it to interact with the device.<p>Now we have computers the size of soda cans that sit in your house and control your lights, provide weather updates, solve math …

Artificial Intelligence