Site Map > 2009 > September 24th 2009 - October 1st 2009Blog Talk RadioA New EpiphanyTokyo Makes a Sun-Powered Bid for the 2016 Olympics“Reverse Graffiti” Artist Paul Curtis Shows Us How Dirty We Really AreLetter From the Editor: The Best Rivalry in Business, RefreshedDesign in ActionLi Ning and Ziba Design Want to Build China’s First Truly Global BrandHow CUDA Can Impact Your WorldFudgetown: The Not-So-Sweet Side of Infinite Brand AttachmentGCC’s Unhelpful Error MessagesThe Facebook EraHow We Work Now: Seven Twists On The Home OfficeIn Defense of Slapping a RobotInfographic of the Day: Rethinking Cities with GOOD and IBMBehind the Next Fitness Craze: Reebok’s Jukari Fit to FlyInside Barbie’s Fun HouseForget “Shrink It and Pink It”: the Femme Den UnleashedFemme Den’s Five Tenets of Designing for WomenFast Company Recommended Events October 2009How Social Media is Upending the Enterprise“Reverse Graffiti” Artist Paul Curtis Shows Us How Dirty We Really AreGear on the GoThe Real Time Follies: What Could Go Wrong?Why Market Your Company With Stick-on Emotion When You Can Tap the Real Thing?Making Nice: The Stops and Starts of Advertising for a CauseWhy Charging Just a Little Can Be Smarter Than Charging Nothing at AllContributorsFeedbackWhy Best Buy Is Roaring Into the Electric-Bike MarketHow Tesco Tweaked Its Fresh & Easy ConceptBehind the Next Fitness Craze: Reebok’s Jukari Fit to FlyWhy Mr. Clean Wants to Wash Your CarMcDonald’s McCafe in the MakingInside Barbie’s Fun HouseForget “Shrink It and Pink It”: the Femme Den UnleashedFemme Den’s Five Tenets of Designing for WomenDesign in ActionLi Ning and Ziba Design Want to Build China’s First Truly Global BrandMoney Changers: Eight Startups Brimming With Hope for the Financial IndustrySikorsky’s X2 Technology Doubles Chopper SpeedMIT’s 3-D Digital Scanner Dives Deep Into the EarGilt Groupe Without Guilt: Fans Flaunt Their FindsRising Dough: Why Panera Bread Is on a RollGimme Some BreadHow Much Are You Worth to Facebook?Click Here: The Short, Inglorious History of Online AdvertisingOnLive Goes Online–And It Could Kill the Game ConsoleZazzle Dazzles on DemandFast Company Recommended Events October 2009Redden: China’s 60th AnniversaryNumerology: The Business of CandyStinking It Up: Lessons From a PR FailureComcast Denies Reports It’s Buying NBC-UniversalThe True Sustainability Potential of Cloud Computing: Smarter DesignComcast Denies Reports It’s Buying NBC-UniversalOlympic Committee Announces 2016 Host City, Ensuring MBA Student a Possible BonanzaCan Cloud Computing Ever Truly Be Sustainable?Infographic of the Day: Rethinking Cities with GOOD and IBMIs the Stand-Alone E-Book Doomed?In Defense of Slapping a RobotEPA to Regulate Greenhouse Gas Emissions for Biggest Industrial PollutersLetter From the Editor: The Best Rivalry in Business, RefreshedFudgetown: The Not-So-Sweet Side of Infinite Brand Attachment8 Must-have Gadgets for Your Business TripGoogle Makes Hyperlocal Search An Even Hotter TopicE.ON Unveils World’s Largest Wind FarmCisco Spends $3 Billion To Beef-Up TeleconferencingWeb Overtakes TV Ad Sales, But Is the Click-Through Rate Still Relevant?Two Military Robots That Rival the Creepiest Sci-Fi CreaturesFrance Spending $2.2 Billion on Electric Car Charging NetworkBlackBerry Manager Finally Comes to MacGoogle “Search Options” Let You Slice and Dice ResultsTokyo Makes a Sun-Powered Bid for the 2016 OlympicsFor Startups, a Bleak Year for IPOs and AcquisitionsWill Obama’s $5 Billion Pledge to NIH Boost Manufacturing and Construction Too?Treating Your Employees Like Honored Guests = Outstanding Customer Service = Business SuccessCrowdsourced City Design: 4 Designers Take on San FranciscoDIY Breakfast Machine Whips Up Eggs, OJ, and More8 Must-have Gadgets for Your Business TripGen Y Entrepreneurs Transform Work, Life, and Business–Interview with Upstarts! Author, Donna FennWhat’s Wrong with GDPCheese: The Economics of EntertainingAdd Facebook Connect to Your Site in Three StepsAdd Facebook Connect to Your Site in Three StepsHey heyThis Week in Marketing EthicsFrog Designs’ New iPhone App Lets You Talk TVInfographic of the Day: Google’s Acquisition MapZipcar Reveals First Ever iPhone App16 Inventions That Boost Habitats, Humanity, Health and HappinessRenewable Energy vs. True SustainabiityThe Shifting Values in Digital MediaInnovation Is the Opposite of What You Think It IsThree Hot Books You Can’t DownloadGlobal Cleantech Wants Big Ideas in Clean EnergySmell This Tag: Olfactory Street ArtInfographic of the Day: Google’s Acquisition MapData Mining the Mint.com DemographicOnline Ads Turn a Corner: More Spent on Internet Ads Than TV in U.K.Can the U.S. Become the EV Battery Leader?With $350M Infusion, Tesla Adds Minivans, Crossovers, and Fleet Vans to Line of EVsHow to Grow a Cleantech ClusterNavy’s Future Command Center Looks Just Like the Star Trek EnterpriseShowdown At The Web Corral: Convincing Your Boss to Fix a Hideous WebsiteGoogle Earth Will Track Cars and People In Real TimeWhat’s Happening On The Fifth Floor?Amazon Kindle Gearing Up for UK LaunchDon’t Let Your Product Get BooedThe 10 Greenest Brands, Chosen by YouJenny McCarthy Teaches Fitness on the Wii, with Semi-Annoying Real-Time FeedbackRethinking internships: Part I: Mentoring out the mundaneFacebook Plans for the End of Its Salad DaysCheese: The Economics of EntertainingIs Palm Driving Developers Underground?Age Distribution of People on the WebSelf-Healing Web Apps Make Scaling EasierMoody’s and Kiva at CGI: Rating Credit Risks for a Hand in the Future of Micro-lending BanksThe Glenn Beck Rape Meme Goes to CourtMark Zuckerberg is 158th Richest AmericanGoogle Working on Plug-in Vehicle Charging Software that Sends Power Back to the GridRio Wins 2016 Summer Olympics BidCraigslist Heartbreak Turned Into ArtApple’s $100M iFund Gets More CapitalSmell This Tag: Olfactory Street ArtSalesForce SegmentsChen Wenling Encapsulates Wall St. in a SculptureVintage Bohemia: Small Hotels Take On the Dark Side of Interior DesignThree Hot Books You Can’t DownloadShopdropping at Wal-Mart: A Retail ExperimentThe Return of Function: The Everyday Design MovementStarbucks Invites You to Taste Its Instant CoffeeThree Technologies That Are Helping to Save the Music BizThe Value of Reciprocity in Social InfluenceLiving Walls Look Great, But What About Upkeep?LISTENING: THE FORGOTTEN BUSINESS SKILLLiving Climate Change: Design Thinking to Solve the World’s Biggest ProblemWill the French Run the US High Speed Rail System?Branding Better Place: Building an Electric Vehicle MovementLiving Walls Look Great, But What About Upkeep?Duke Researchers Use Photo-Acoustic “Fingerprints” to Locate Mobile Phones IndoorsStarbucks Taste Test: Will Instant Blow Away Fresh Brewed?How to Turn Urban Spaces into Food Production CentersGoogle Goes Real-Time, But Still Can’t Replace TwitterShopdropping at Wal-Mart: A Retail ExperimentPalm Pre Closes iPhone Gap With MP3 Downloads, Still No VideoThree Technologies That Are Helping to Save the Music BizAppBank Lets Anyone Create Facebook Apps and Even Share in Ad RevenueInfographic of the Day: How to Name a Baseball TeamVintage Bohemia: Small Hotels Take On the Dark Side of Interior DesignTablet Madness: More Courier and iTablet RumorsRyanair Allows E-Cigs, But Americans Can Smoke on Flights, TooThe Singularity and SocietyBranding Better Place: Building an Electric Vehicle MovementZero-Emissions Masdar City Gets Persian Gulf’s First Geothermal FacilityThe Argument for Kindles in SchoolsZipcar Lets You Unlock Car with iPhoneWho’s Hiring? Week of 9/25/09Living Climate Change: Design Thinking to Solve the World’s Biggest ProblemAn Innovative, Collaborative Tech Nonprofit to Change the WorldMonopolize Search Engine Results with a Blog and Social MediaWhere do you fit with today’s consumer mindset?Infographic of the Day: How to Name a Baseball TeamIntroducing Guest Blogger Debbie Millman: Design MattersYellow: An Illustrated Essay on Branding and DesireThe Anti-Sweatshop: Nike Expands Its Education Philosophy to Sri LankaThe Golden Rule of BusinessBeverage Package Designs and the Fashion Shows They InspirePoll: Wal-Mart Brand Most Symbolizes AmericaShould Colleges Subsidize Print News, Or Switch to Kindle?It’s Raining Resignation Letters!Whirlpool to Produce 1 Million Smart Grid-Compatible Dryers by 2011IFPI Appoints ‘Anti-Piracy Czar’ To Police High Seas of File-SharingdfssdafsdfaInfographic of the Day: Best Films of All TimeFrom Showbiz to Supermarkets: Tru Blood and 8 Other Products That Got RealThe “It’s a Cop-Out” Cop-OutDon’t Let Your Product Get BooedREPORT: Top 25 Digital Influencers in News & PoliticsBehind the Newsweek Green Rankings: IBMSamsung’s 12-Megapixel Digital Camera Also Makes Phone CallsNokia Concept Smartphone UI Puts the ‘Friend’ in User-FriendlyWorkLifeSuccess: Monday Morning MagicInfographic of the Day: Best Films of All TimeBest of TreeHugger: Talking Innovation with Bill Clinton, Saving the CFL, and Disecting Climate WeekThe Anti-Sweatshop: Nike Expands Its Education Philosophy to Sri LankaPoll: Wal-Mart Brand Most Symbolizes AmericaFirst Use of LRAD Sound Canon In U.S. Used on Pittsburgh G20 ProtestersIntroducing Guest Blogger Debbie Millman: Design MattersPanasonic Dips a Giant Toe Into 3-D TV With a 50-Inch PlasmaYellow: An Illustrated Essay on Branding and DesireNokia Concept Smartphone UI Puts the ‘Friend’ in User-FriendlyCO2 is Green Takes Climate Change Skepticism to New HeightsSamsung’s 12-Megapixel Digital Camera Also Makes Phone CallsTips From the Twitter EliteBeverage Package Designs and the Fashion Shows They InspireApple’s App Store Blasts Past Two Billion DownloadsSay What? The E.U. Wants You To Turn Down MP3s?Small/Young Company Mistakes – #2 and #3 – Market ValidationWill Yahoo Win the Search Wars with Info Overload?How to Lead a Great Panel DiscussionHackintosh Superstore Will Raise $175 Million in IPOThe New Trust Environment – Opportunities and a Shakeup to ComeWhy Are the Majority of Things We Consume Inherently Unsustainable?ISPs to Add Mobile Broadband to Service PlansEmployee Health, Wellness– No Longer Optional Benefit, but Strategic ImperativeWhat not to wear (or do) at MBA admissions fairsApple Finally Reveals Exactly How Bad Its Computers Are for the EnvironmentThe Age-Old Tradition of Smartphone HookupsAmazon Basics: Branding Advice for Jeff Bezos from 11 Marketing ExpertsThree Companies that Started down the Trust Path with Customers FirstWhy I created the BRANDS THAT DEFY GRAVITY group on LinkedIn by David Brier8 Conversations that Create the FutureHow to Fix a Sales Problem [5 Second MBA]The Future of Publishing is… Electric?Women in Technology and Networking by Dr. Caroline Simard,Vice President Research and Executive ProgramsESPN Asks Wharton School: Internet or TV?How Truth, Science, and Good Packaging Creates Good BrandingInside PopTech’s Solar-Powered Bag FLAP: An IntroductionFor Lasting Salary Damage, Get Hired in a RecessionTwitter’s Investors Missed the Cluetrain – Here’s WhyiMac Rumors: Blu-Ray and Core i7 Chips?Examining Design Values: Warm, Cold, or Just RightColor-Changing Appliances Take Mood Lighting to a New LevelThe Nuts and Bolts of Wheego’s Electric CarInfographic of the Day: Balancing Your Media DietThe Season’s New Seats: Chairs to Nest InExamining Design Values: Warm, Cold, or Just RightNobel Prize Predictions: fMRI and Organic Solar CellsiMac Rumors: Blu-Ray and Core i7 Chips?‘Katalyst HQ’ Is Facebook’s First Hit Series-Can It Be Copied?Ads Coming to Google MapsReport: Nine Scientifically Proven Ways to Get Retweeted on TwitterBionicEye AR App for U.S. Subways and Stores Hits App StoreAge Distribution of People on the WebCocoon Cooker Grows Meat and Fish from Heated Animal CellsEvernote: Your Other Brain, for WindowsWhere The Wild Things Will Be On Halloween…GM India and Reva Team Up to Develop Cheap Electric CarVerizon May Cancel Plans for Palm PreTwitter’s Investors Missed the Cluetrain – Here’s WhyInside PopTech’s Solar-Powered Bag FLAP: An IntroductionAT&T Turns on iPhone MMS; World YawnsGreen Economy Produces Jobs – But How Many?Will HDTVs Be Intel Atom-Powered?Volvo Offering a Plug-in Diesel Hybrid in 2012Duke Energy and FPL Commit to $600 Million in Electric Vehicle FleetsThe Future of Publishing is… Electric?Josh Harris’ TV Pitch: Surveillance, Toothpaste, and MurderIs Apple Planning a Win-7 Diversion?