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Innovation Pernod Ricard Runs $1Million Startup Venture

The Venture exists to inspire and support businesses that generate profit and positive change

Advertising Is Amazon Set to be a Future Kickstarter and Mentor Hub for Makers?

E-commerce giant could offer budding inventors an all-inclusive package that could challenge Kickstarter, Quirky, Etsy and others

Design 10 Stories You Need To Know Today

US created 'Cuban Twitter', England standardizes cigarette packages and Chicago Sun-Times accepts bitcoin.

Retail Platform Auction Off Clever Inventions And Ideas [Video]

Innovations can now be transformed into reality with this new project.

Advertising American Express Kickstarts Ordinary People’s Hobbies

AmEx is helping passion projects come to fruition.

Technology Musician Subscription Service Lets Fans Fund Specific Projects

Patreon allows fans to pay a certain amount in exchange for perks like first dibs on concert tickets or access to video tutorials.

Home Millennial Funds Startup By Auctioning Off Her Future Income

19-year-old Sarah Hanson has gotten backing for the Senior Living Map by offering 10% of her annual salary for the next ten years.

Work Ari Kuschnir & Scott Thrift: The Process And Problems Of Creating A Product [PSFK 2013]

Ahead of the PSFK 2013 Conference in NYC, the co-founders of m ss ng p eces and The Present discuss their experiences developing the world's first annual clock.

Innovation Clothing Brand Funds College Scholarships With Every Purchase [Video]

Merit helps disadvantaged youth go through college by donating a percentage of their revenue.

Design Dry Erase Cartoon Board Lets Anyone Become A Comic Writer

A promising Kickstarter project, Magnet Comic is a magnetic board in the shape of a newspaper funnies strip.

Design Minimalist Wallet

Brooklyn-based designer draws inspiration from an elastic band he found on a head of broccoli.

Retail 12 Stories You Need To Know Today

Amazon hands out loans to small businesses, Tumblr is taking a day off, digital tipping at Starbucks and the Steve Jobs 1-year memorial...Links to start your day with.

Luxury Crowdfunded Skyscraper Is Owned By City Residents

Over 3,000 Colombian citizens have invested in what will be the tallest building in Columbia.

Syndicated Triple Pundit: Coca-Cola's Sneaky Comeback To Bloomberg's Soda Ban

In response to the Mayor's embargo on sugary drinks over 16oz soda companies have turned to smear tactics in retaliation.