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How to Decorate a Bookshelf

Have you ever moved to a new home that had an expansive built-in bookshelf? Maybe you wondered, “How will I ever fill that space?” Or perhaps you’re …

Emaze Raises $800K For The Presentation Sweet Spot Between PowerPoint And Prezi

Microsoft PowerPoint facilitates presentation design with zero constraints. And startups like Prezi provide well-designed templates and other features to help you communicate what matters. Now an Israeli startup called Emaze is trying a different take by offering a much simpler presentation …

Nature’s CEO: Mark Tercek says conservation is good for business

Mark Tercek leads the largest conservation group in the galaxy. As president and CEO of the Nature Conservancy, he oversees a staff of 4,000 people …

Launching The Internet Of Everything One Startup At A Time

With our May 16 <i>Techonomy Lab: Man, Machines, and the Network</i> in Menlo Park this week, we look at five startups delivering connectivity to consumers in various aspects of their lives.<p>BERG Cloud of London pivoted from design consultancy to cloud service with its own connected products. In 2006 BERG …

Last week on Pro: a guide for the cloud curious and social at work (literally)

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Following the epic, 3.5-hour long keynote at Google I/O this week, all eyes were on the Moscone Center as Google rolled out a …

Switching supplier isn't enough - we need to talk about energy consumption

So Ed Davey, climate secretary, wants to "want to turn the non-switchers into savvy switchers", he said on Friday, talking about the importance of …

These 10 Ideas In Retail Innovation Will Change The Way You Shop

At Springwise, we rely on a network of over 15,000 spotters worldwide to send in fascinating and innovative new business ideas for us to review and write up. Of the hundreds of spottings we receive each day, many of the most interesting and surprising come from the world of retail, and it’s here …

Creating the Photograph: Stéphane Pironon's "Weightlessness"

<i>Editor’s Note: Creating the Photograph is a new series that we’re starting where we interview photographers all about the photo that they shot and</i> …

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Shopping And Social Media: The Retailer’s Guide To Big Data [INFOGRAPHIC]

Retailers have leveraged customer data for the benefit of their brick-and-mortar stores for decades. But how has that changed with the explosion of …

Making The Best Of A Digital Situation: What Luxury Brands Can Do To Catch Up Online

A wide range of mainstream brands and sample sale sites are outpacing their luxury counterparts in the adoption of technology – and in turn, are creating a widening gap that luxury brands will need to address. Luxury brands have been particularly challenged to provide a truly “white glove” online …

Study: Ordering groceries online is greener than driving to the store

Good news for people thinking about ordering groceries online from stores like Safeway and getting them delivered to their doorsteps. A new study from the University of Washington finds that grocery delivery can be greener than driving from home to the supermarket and back.<p>How can that be? The …

The Gap Between What Consumers Say And Do About Green Brands

Most people say they care about the environment when buying products, but to go so far as doing something about it–that’s a different story.<p>As we noted in a recent post, consumers care about buying items from socially responsible brands more than they ever have before. But caring about something …

How Starbucks is pushing the envelope with SMS, MMS marketing

Starbucks is clearly taking mobile messaging to new heights, as exemplified with a recent effort that leveraged SMS and MMS to engage and surprise …

Six basic tips for improving homepage product banners

<b>Providing tailored product recommendations is a proven way of boosting online sales, with two-thirds of companies (66%) stating that personalisation</b> …

The 11 Most Tech-Savvy Darlings Of Online Retail

Perhaps, it's a night of organic wine, artisanal pizza, and a bottomless well of on-demand British sitcoms. However specific you want to get, we always define luxury as exquisite, effortless, and tailored to you.<p>But a decade or so ago, few of those qualities applied to the online experience — it …

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Useful Photography Tip #59: Don't Let Images Become Orphan Works

Everyone knows that free is good. However, there is a dark side to this idea–especially in photography. People and businesses want to keep a low …

Yufutoku Restaurant by ISSHO Architects

ISSHO Architects have designed the Yufutoku Restaurant in Tokyo, Japan.<p>From the architects<p>Located in central Tokyo, right around the corner from the …

Clever Negative Space Animals

Negative space designs are very hard to create, but designer George Bokhua is a specialist in negative space. He designed this minimalist serie of …

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Save Time with Batch Exposure Blending

A Guest Post by Nick Rains. Do you ever shoot a bunch of exposure-bracketed shots and then never get around to blending them together? Maybe you …