The Markup Economy

For a few years now, something has been happening in the collectible and even gaming world that has given rise to a new secondary market for mainstream consumers: product scalping. There are people who stake out certain items and buy … Read More

Ownership and Material Value

The perception of value and ownership has changed. … Read More

Emerging Evidence: New Nostalgia

The new nostalgia will be downloadable. … Read More

Evolving Evidence: Automation

Botting is the new multitask. … Read More

Emerging Evidence: The New Underground

They sold their souls for cinnamon rolls. … Read More

Evolving Evidence: Native Americana

As cultural interest grows, Americans are starting to look inward. … Read More

Workshop Concept: Homogenized Entertainment

There has been something happening for a while in the world of video games: a broad, sweeping uniformity across different genres. … Read More

Emerging Evidence: Inherent Technology

Inherent technology has the potential to fundamentally change the way we live our day-to-day lives. … Read More

Emerging Evidence: Mesh Networks are Gaining Traction

Startups are beginning to use mesh networks as an alternative ISP business model. … Read More

Q315 Topic: Entry-Level Lifestyle

As full-fledged career paths become harder to find and even more difficult to keep, consumers are having to accept the substitute of a permanent entry-level lifestyle over their expectations. … Read More