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Which Electronics Companies Top The List For Using ‘Conflict-Free’ Minerals? [Headlines]

A report finds Intel, Apple and HP lead the way when it comes to avoiding conflict minerals in the production of their electronics.

Advertising Cassette Tape Ribbons Create Portraits Of Famous Musicians [Pics]

Cassette tapes have become obsolete, but the music they once contained lives on in this interesting reuse of the spool of plastic.

Design NASA Testing 3-D Printing In Space [Headlines]

An onboard device would let astronauts print the tools they need while in space.

Gaming & Play PSFK CONFERENCE NYC: Our 2011 Event In Videos [PSFK NYC 2012]

Gearing up for our conference next week, we bring you a round-up of the stimulating talks from laste year's event that cover topics from technology to design, urban issues, creativity, games, and the future potential of our society.

Retail Responsible Creativity & Culture [Video]

A panel discussion at the 2011 PSFK Conference in NYC on how sustainability is being embraced in society, small businesses and industries.

Home IKEA Installs Electric Vehicle Charging Stations In 10 US Stores [Headlines]

The cheap and cheerful furniture chain makes plans to install charging stations for electric cars at 10 Western U.S. stores.

Innovation PSFK CONFERENCE NYC: The Event In Videos

A video round-up of alll the exciting talks and presentations from PSFK's successful New York 2011 Conference.

Advertising PSFK's Best Of Last Week: June 19-26, 2011

The PSFK posts with the best traffic from last week.

Work Innovative Ideas Win Inhabitat's Bright Ideas Lighting Design Competition

The winners have been chosen from 40 eco lamp design finalists.

Technology A Panel On Responsible Creativity & Culture [Video]

At PSFK CONFERENCE NYC 2011 a panel of experts discussed the possibilities for creativity and innovation moving the world forward in a sustainable manner.

Design PSFK Conference Speaker Interview: Jill Fehrenbacher

The founder of Inhabitat talks about the challenges of green design and how collaborative consumption might turn the tide of environmental devastation.

Retail Sustainability And Embedded Barcodes At Starbucks

Inhabitat comes up with a fresh idea to boost sales of reusable coffee mugs and avoid disposable cups.

Technology Inhabitat Launch Fashion Site Ecouterre

A new site hopes to convince skeptical fashionistas that there is more to ‘eco-fashion’ than organic T-shirts while simultaneously trying to convince hardcore environmentalists that they need to focus their eco attention on the clothes they wear on their back.