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Old World Literary Salon Meets Co-Working Space In Long Island City
29 february 2012
An update version of the age old club is set up by a writer and a painter to provide a space for and inspiration to young creators.
New Social Network Encourages Moms to Find Dads – No Marriage Required
14 december 2011
A shift towards co-parenting has become a societal force to be reckoned with, and technology is just trying to keep up.
Peep: While You Sleep — Tracking Wellness Scientifically
22 september 2011
Tracking changes in behavior and sleep can lead to increased REM cycles and therefore increased well-being.
Peep Insights: MOMA’s ‘Talk To Me’ Demonstrates Our Redefined Relationship To Technology
31 august 2011
The latest exhibit at New York's Museum of Modern Art highlights the way in which we use technology not only in the pieces in the exhibit but in the way they are viewed as well.
Peep Insights: A Virtual Look Inside Your Body
14 july 2011
The Visual MD's collection of interactive images and videos helps you learn more about your body.
The Tread Project: Footwear Design As A Vehicle For Creative Thinking & Problem Solving
27 may 2011
We were recently taken with the Tread Project, which uses footwear design to inspire a class of 25 underprivileged high school students.
Peep Insights: Theater And Gaming Help Heal
14 february 2011
Theater of War presents readings of Ancient Greek plays as a catalyst for town hall discussions about the challenges faced by combat veterans and those who support them.
Peep Insights: Wikileaks And The Future Of Media
17 december 2010
The flash conference put on by Personal Democracy Forum(PDF) was stirred by a “hinge moment for numerous issues,” raised by Wikileaks.
Peep Insights: Pop Up Eateries, Food Trucks & The Justice Food League
4 november 2010
New York is home to some of the best food, and often there is the price tag to match. Lately, chefs are focusing on "cheap eats" that don’t sacrifice the quality New York is known for.
Peep Insights: A Dual Mission Business Model
18 august 2010
The advent of Social Innovation has created a wealth of knowledge and new understanding, shifting the non-profit model paradigm from one of charity to purposefulness.
YOXI: Social Biking Innovation
21 july 2010
The YOXI platform is helping to spread new ideas around bike sharing and community.
Peep Insights: A Foraged Farmers’ Market In San Francisco
8 june 2010
A recent trip reveals a burgeoning hyper-local food community.
PSFK Pulse: Moroccan Solar Power and Money-Managing Robots
How Squarespace Pulled Off a Live, Improvised Super Bowl Ad
A Virtual Reality Arcade is Coming to Los Angeles
Carpets That Transform Rooms into Lush Meadows
This Pop-Up Shop Brings Dapper Fashion to Super Bowl 50
Ridding Ourselves of the Touch Screen in Favor of Precise Gesture Controls
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The Internet of Food Will Help Us Reconnect with Our Eats
Why One University Made Fitbits Mandatory for Students
Robots Let You Sit Front Row at Stockholm Fashion Week
A Waterbed That Lives Up to Its Name