Nancy Stanforth

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A history of Starbucks’ dubious social responsibility campaigns

Starbucks announced its latest effort at social responsibility this week: It will provide tuition reimbursement for its workers to take online college courses at Arizona State University for free—kicking in about $7,500 per employee.<p>It seems like a good move for the company and its CEO, Howard …

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8 Design Crimes In Amazon’s New Fire Phone

Jeff Bezos claims that Amazon obsesses over the smallest of details. If so, here are eight details that must be driving the company crazy.<p>On Wednesday, Amazon announced their long-rumored Fire Phone. You could call it their response to the iPhone, loaded with impressive technology that can track …

Inside The Bendy, Wiggly, Shimmying House Of The Future

If these dynamic walls, levitating tables, and origami-like doors are any indication, we’ll all soon be living in sci-fi funhouses.<p>Wiggling walls, doors folding like origami, levitating tables: it might sound like a bad acid trip, but it’s actually the crazy, dynamic house (or museum or restaurant) …

2015 Lib Tech Skate Banana

Known worldwide for their innovative approach to snowboard design, ecologically-minded construction techniques and distinctly heady graphics, Lib Technologies might very well be responsible for the most radical changes in snowboard design over the last two decades. At the center of it all is the …

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