Tue, 24 Feb 15
27 days remaining
Business guru Erin Meyer wants to invent a tool which would allow you to see how those from other countries perceive and understand your behaviour. For instance, if, when negotiating a merger in China, you sit casually at the seat farthest from and facing the door, a micro-dot sized ‘earphone’ would tell you that you have accidentally signalled to your hosts that you are the big boss of your group.
Tue, 10 Feb 15
13 days remaining
Every PC, laptop, tablet or smartphone should have 10 of the world’s most important texts included in it, says financial journalist Paul Vigna. And because this 'TenBlock' would be just text, the app wouldn’t take up much space and would bring some of the most important thoughts in human history directly to millions of people.
Tue, 3 Feb 15
6 days remaining
Novelist Mohsin Hamid suggests Magic Paper for writing on will bring creative benefits as well as providing privacy and flexibility. It is ordinary paper you can write on with pen or pencil, fold or tear, but will also store words for you to amend and edit. Magic.
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