Connected Safety

As we continue our journey through an increasingly dangerous world, many are turning to various technologies to help protect their well-being. Crime, terrorist attacks and environmental issues have created a sense of fear, and people are concerned about their safety … Read More

Q315 Topic: Trust Shift

Brand honesty within the consumer market is extremely important, but a corporate scandal or faulty product can quickly overshadow claims. … Read More

Scouting for Healthier Options.

It’s almost time for Girl Scout Cookies and that means many New Year’s resolutions will fall victim to those sweet little girls in uniform. … Read More

Gone in 90 seconds.

Using a key encoder purchased on the European black market, thieves steal the password, program a blank key and drive away in less than 90 seconds. … Read More

Does FB & FS Feel As Violated As The Women Of Creepy App?

If you, or any woman you know has a their personal Facebook set to “public” tell her to lock that thing down! This app is gross for so many reasons. Not only is it shady for the girls who unknowingly … Read More

Safe Drawing Pins Inspired By Cat Paws

The Green Echo wave is filled with so many cool, innovative design ideas. I often find myself thinking: “Man, that idea seems so simple, why didn’t I think of that!” I like to imagine Toshi Fukaya was petting a kitty … Read More

Geotagging Bribery

Here’s an awesome app for intrepid travelers.  It’s called Bribespot.  It uses geotagging to report instances of bribery and corruption.  It’s a simple way to help you make choices about planning your route if you want to avoid confrontations.  Or, … Read More

The Return of the Wicked Witch?

Over the years we’ve watched the rise and fall of horror archetypes. We’ve blogged about a few of them too, from vampires to werewolves. And now things are lining up that point to a possible revival of the wicked witch. … Read More

She Said Yes

Stop the presses! Barbie and Ken are back together! Well, perhaps it’s not that dramatic, but for an on and off couple of over 40 years they’re ready to tell the world with a brand reboot. … Read More

A Comfortable Way To Disconnect

Social networking can be so intertwining, especially when you fall in love. But what happens when you break up? That’s when all those connections can be so uncomfortable and messy—even torturous. There is a solution, and you’ll find it in the Pacifiers Wave. It’s called Ex-Blocker, and it promises to completely erase all of your web connections to your ex. … Read More