Infiniti Teases New Electric Crossover Ahead Of Debut In Detroit

Infiniti will preview a vision for its first fully-electric crossover at The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit in January, revealing a new form design language for electrification, infused with Japanese DNA. The advent of electrified platforms heralds a fresh approach to what crossover and sedan platforms look like, both inside and out. […]

Huawei patents phone design with a hole in the display for the earpiece

Holes are the new notches – Huawei is considering cutting a slit for the earpiece as revealed by a design patent filed with the USPTO. This is interesting, because the expectation was that holes will be used for selfie cameras (like in Samsung’s Infinity-O design and teased with the Galaxy A8s). In fact, the patent […]

US Mail Bomber Looked For Inspiration, Found It In Trump, Say His Friends

The first thing that stood out about Cesar Sayoc was his vehicle. As far back as 2002, lawyer Ronald Lowy recalled, the windows of Sayoc’s white Dodge Ram van were covered in stickers of Native American regalia. Though Sayoc was Filipino and Italian, he claimed to be a proud member of the Seminole tribe, Lowy […]

Rugby Championship: Springbok phenom Aphiwe Dyantyi’s unlikely All Blacks inspiration

While Karl Tu’inukuafe and Angus Ta’avao have come from nowhere to become All Blacks, the Springboks have their very own bolter. Winger Aphiwe Dyantyi scored twice in their Wellington win but not long ago rugby wasn’t on his radar. Dyantyi was unknown to most Kiwis before he tore up the All Blacks in Wellington, but […]

AS FASHION MOVES TOWARDS A SEASONLESS MODEL, HAS ‘SEASONAL INSPIRATION’ BECOME OBSOLETE?

A look from Saint Laurent’s Fall 2018 collection. Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images Before he presented his Fall 2018 collection during New York Fashion Week in February, designer Dennis Basso revealed that his inspiration for the season was “today’s woman.” Basso does design primarily for women and it is, indeed, today, so this seems to make sense. Elsewhere, Jonathan Simkhai noted he was […]

Barnes & Noble Must Now Look To Indie Bookstores For Inspiration

Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg The most recent chapter in the story of American bookstores has taken a surprising twist. Barnes & Noble, one of the main players in the wave of market consolidation that once threatened the future of indie bookstores, is now losing share to mom-and-pops. Barnes & Noble is eliminating store positions and changing […]

International Women’s Day 2018: Best quotes, inspiration to celebrate equality

March 8 is International Women’s Day. March 8 is International Women’s Day – a time to celebrate the accomplishment of women and highlight the need for gender equality. The holiday traces it roots back to 1908, when more than 15,000 women marched in New York demanding better pay, improved working conditions and voting rights. The […]

HR Guru’s Kung Fu Panda inspiration

Ranked in the top 10 of the world’s top 30 thought leaders in both leadership and organisational culture categories by Global Gurus, Arthur Carmazzi has 25 years of experience specialising in psychological approaches to leadership and corporate culture transformation. 1. You call yourself a “chief awesomeness officer”. What is your background and journey to that […]