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Trending Now: Collaborative Textiles

By this I mean the emergence of several companies that share some common characteristics, namely:

a) they offer designs on fabrics
b) the designs are selected from winning entries of competitions open to members… 272 more words

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A virtual time machine to discover your neighbourhood

Augmented reality: Bringing history and the future to life

Have you ever wished you had a virtual time machine that could show you how your street looked last century? 139 more words

Virtual Reality

Rhine Capitalism

Friday

Thursday’s Financial Times included a special supplement on “Frankfurt as a Financial Centre,” and this supplement included the article “Deutsche Börse hopes that its philosophy has global appeal.” And what is the philosophy of… 969 more words

Economics

"Living with Water Scarcity"

That is the title of David Zetland’s latest book. In David’s words:

Do you worry that there is not enough water for people, the economy, and environment? 179 more words

The Economic Case for Empathy - Now, Not Later

I don’t have a background in economics, but when I ran across all the dialogue in the media about Thomas Piketty’s recent book Capital in the Twenty-First Century, 581 more words

Presidents G. Washington And B. Obama, A Missing Cherry Tree And America's Wealth

Until we arrived at a university, the name of our first U.S. president coming up in a conversation almost universally served as the paradigm of personal honesty. 494 more words

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