Delta Air Lines bans big-game trophies

Delta Air Lines bans big-game trophies

Public outcry over an international incident often has the power to spark debates around seldom –discussed or controversial topics. One notable such incident from this year has been the hunting down and killing of Cecil the Lion – a much-loved … Continued

Nike Flyease

Nike Flyease

Matthew Walzer penned an open letter to Nike CEO Mark Parker in the summer of 2012, about living with cerebral palsy and the difficulty in tying shoe laces. Little did he know that it would be the start of a … Continued

Twitter’s ‘Buy Now’ button

Twitter’s ‘Buy Now’ button

E-commerce has grown exponentially is now a $220 billion industry, growing at almost 20% per year. Social networks want a share of this – Facebook and Pinterest have been testing ways to incorporate e-commerce within their networks. And joining this … Continued

Near Me

Near Me

Call it by any name – sharing economy, collaborative consumption, relationship economy or asset economy – the sharing  and leasing of products and services has gained rapid momentum in recent year. In the past five years alone, the sharing economy … Continued

Smart Diapers

Smart Diapers

The talk around usually revolves around devices like fitness trackers and smart watches. Contenders in the race for the most innovative technology in quantified self don’t usually involve diapers. Until now. Pixie Scientific, a startup from New York, is redefining … Continued

Oculus Rift: #VirtualReality

Oculus Rift: #VirtualReality

Virtual Reality (VR) – the simulation of real-world physical sensations while involved in an activity like playing video games – is a concept that’s been around for decades. One company that’s made waves in this space is Oculus, with its … Continued

Sesame Ring: #SmartTravel

Sesame Ring: #SmartTravel

The Sesame Ring, designed and developed by MIT students and the Singapore University of Technology and Design, is an interesting invention that aims to introduce smart travel to public transport systems. What is the Sesame Ring? A unisex ring that … Continued