Category Archives: Ideas (Big & Small)

Win- vs Wiki-novation

Last week I made a short presentation at the Philips Innovations Services, a new consultancy wing of the company. I applied for an innovation consultant job with this group, even went to the interview, but failed to get the job; … Continue reading

Posted in Design /|\, Ideas (Big & Small) | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Post-stamps from the future

Postal stamps are not exactly the object associated with the future; quite the opposite, in the times when even doing emailing already looks obsolete and is being replaced by cloud communications, going postal would seem to be anachronism. But not … Continue reading

Posted in Design /|\, future, Ideas (Big & Small) | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Art Air Cleaning

Sotheby’s, an art auction house, will held an interesting and symbolic event next Monday in Hong Kong, the Clean Air Charity Auction, in support of the Clean Air Network (CAN), one of Hong Kong’s leading non-governmental organizations fighting against air … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, of All Sorts, future, Ideas (Big & Small) | Leave a comment

Wired explores the futures of spa – together with you!

Wired magazine continues its co-exploration of the possible futures together with its readers. This time the subject is the future of health spas – “What will replace mud baths and seaweed soaks? Will robots administer massages? Will avocado and yogurt … Continue reading

Posted in future, Ideas (Big & Small) | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Innovation at Google: Testing your futures – quickly!

This is one of the slides from an excellent presentation by Patrick Copeland, head of innovation at Google; the title of the presentation is not particularly innovative, it goes as… Innovation at Google. I can’t say that any of the … Continue reading

Posted in Design /|\, Ideas (Big & Small) | Tagged | Leave a comment

Indeed, what are the possible futures of mirror?

Posted in future, Ideas (Big & Small) | Tagged | Leave a comment

Art of Mirroring Art

Recently I have found an interesting photostream at Flickr, both content-wise and as a case of ‘creative abuse’ of the service. Technically speaking, Flickr is a photo-community, one is supposed to upload own works only; obviously people do not care … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, of All Sorts, Ideas (Big & Small), Technology, & Stuff | Tagged | Leave a comment

Au revoir, Vanabbe

I used to like Vanabbe Museum; I don’t think I will go there anymore, at least in the near future (I can make exception for its library, though). Why such a flip-flop? Because, I feel that the museum is increasingly … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, of All Sorts, Design /|\, future, Ideas (Big & Small), Spaces & Places | Tagged | Leave a comment

A stereo-view of stereo-viewing

Posted in Arts, of All Sorts, Ideas (Big & Small) | Tagged | Leave a comment

The world in high speed

Posted in Arts, of All Sorts, future, Ideas (Big & Small) | Tagged | Leave a comment