While in the shower, Dr Emmet Brown came up with the idea for the Flaux Capacitor; which made time travel possible with the help of a DeLorean. TJ (also at the shower) on the other hand, came up with the idea of food mapping on the internet. He roped in two of his close friends, formed Alphapod and Wootfood was born. Theirs is a story of friendship and intense bootstrapping an app development start up.
Fru T Pop makes ice popsicles from fresh fruits, with no added sugar, water or flavoring. Infused with loads of passion for quality goodness and love for the people that enjoys their treats. Giselda shared with me her story of start up.
Many great inventions came from the west in the early days. Inventions, back then, were strongly acquainted with technology and the many ways of improving lives through machines and gadgets. Little do we know that the shift in creativity and innovation would arise in Asia so quickly and with more discoveries that simply shook the western world in this new era. Highlighting on technology alone, we would easily forget the very equipment that we use so very frequent, even literally carry in our hands, the USB drive and a little more about the USB drive inventor.
One man’s trash is another man’s gold. What can you do with pieces of old wood, a metal tube and an old plastic funnel? A music player desktop speaker?! I got to meet with CJ of Baconroll Handmade to know more about upcycling old junk to new functional things of everyday use.
Designing an advertisement to capture anyone’s eyes can really be a tough job and really most of tough part come from the different perspectives that one has. How one listens to an opinion deters well in most others’ beliefs. A positive design in one country may be negatively seen in another. Continue reading 10 Simple Ways Your Advertisement Could Stand Out Just Right
What are the new trends in marketing strategy?
Marketers today believe in a good mix of marketing strategy (above the line and below the line) as part and parcel of their daily routine to reach out to their targeted audience. There certainly isn’t a best mix, yet time and time again, we see countless advertisements and shout outs that don’t work but it’s been practiced religiously. New strategies need to take place and we obviously are seeing an uprising among companies tapping into musical influence…let’s just say riding the musical wave.
Action Tintoy Design Laboratory is the brainchild of Tintoy Chuo. Specialising in character design and interactive multimedia, he shares his story about passion for character design and obsession over the ideology in bringing these characters to life.
Sultan KL is a newly established fashion company. Their latest offering of pocket t-shirts are growing wide influence and is set to bring the heritage Batik to mainstream street wear of today.