Her Idea: An Illustrated Allegory about Procrastination and the Creative Process

The question of where good ideas come fromand how creativity works has long fascinated artists and scientists alike, but the mostbelievable and useful of answers often seem to spring from experience and intuition. The Australian designer and… Continue reading

Telefonplan: The Swedish Classroom and the Future of Learning

  Many experts have proposed redesigning classroom furniture, but a Swedish school system wants to take things a step further. Vittra, which operates 30 schools in Sweden, is seeking to ensure learning takes place everywhere on… Continue reading

Absolut Inspire: Augmented Reality Street Art

Check out this Future Lions 2012 entry by Iris Gavric & Daniel Otterbein… Proposed for Absolut Vodka, they’ve attempted to create movement called Absolut Inspire, an Augmented Reality Street Art App designed to… Continue reading

Emart Sunny Sale: 3D Shadow QR Code

Here is a very smart use of QR codes from Korea, a region known for it’s high levels of traction with this technology. This campaign from Emart, one of the largest retailers in… Continue reading

Coca-Cola: The Cheering Truck

Here’s another great real-world campaign from Coca-Cola, ‘The Cheering Truck’. The brand’s well known red truck has been fitted with a recording booth and has been travelling all over Argentina collecting the cheers… Continue reading

Book: Business Model Generation

Business Model Generation is a handbook for visionaries, game changers, and challengers striving to defy outmoded business models and design tomorrow’s enterprises. If your organization needs to adapt to harsh new realities, but you… Continue reading

Eric Ries: “The Pivot Film” And What Your Business Can Learn From It

During the course of his entrepreneurial adventures, Eric realized that some of the most iconic companies of our time–Twitter, YouTube, Groupon–had abruptly changed course before they achieved success. If they hadn’t, Twitter would… Continue reading

Heineken Open Design: The Club

Heineken has given a group of emerging designers, from around the world, a platform to conceive the finale of a unique year-long initiative called Heineken Open Design Explorations Edition 1: The Club. The… Continue reading

Heineken: Winning design for 2012 future limited edition bottle competition

Mexican design student Rodolfo and freelance designer Lee, from Australia, connected 9,000+ miles on Facebook to create the winning design for Heineken’s 140th anniversary Future Limited Edition Bottle. The competition ran on Facebook http://www.yourfuturebottle.com and… Continue reading


If there is one thing you should know about the Nike Free, it’s that it is a very flexible shoe. Until every last member of the shoe-buying public at large realizes as much,… Continue reading