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Albinus on anatomy

NeuroControl

One of the saddest stories I’ve read about the brave new world of medtech: Lacking momentum, NeuroControl stopped selling the product. “The …

Alternate currency systems

I find this article strangely fascinating – when you work in a country which bans luxuries and has a basically worthless currency, …

Incentive design insights

How is it possible that so many incentives fail ?? big incentives — yet some tiny incentives seem to work insanely well? …

Systemic thinness

The “fit” model begins the fashion process: designer outfits are created around a live, in-house skeleton. Few designers have a curvy or …

Behind the plastic curtain

  Grace Dent on the survivors of the pop system, and the price extracted from its young avatars. See also models and …