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Advertising A Better Place To Work: Building Sustainability In The Global Workforce

PCH’s recent sustainability report examines how they are working towards a sustainable company where employee and employer benefit together

Design Project Upcycle Turns Abandoned Neighborhood Relics into Something Useful

Clean up the streets initiative: designers repurpose bike into rideable grocery shopping cart

Home IKEA Partners With Marriott To Create Budget Hotels

Swedish DIY furniture giant and US hotel chain to work together and bring consumers a range of affordable accommodation.

Technology Mayor Bloomberg Promotes NYC Tech Startups With Interactive Jobs Map

The launch will support the city's thriving technology industry and hopefully continue employment growth.

Retail Selfridges Creates ‘No Noise’ Shopping Experience

The department store will introduce a new initiative in January, which invites shoppers to celebrate the power of quiet.

Technology Smithsonian 3D Prints Its Archives To Provide Greater Access To Its Collection

The institution is printing and scanning various items from its vault to allow the pieces to be displayed in more than one place simultaneously.

Design Philadelphia Implements Green Infrastructure To Curb Pollution [Video]

Philadelphia's 'Green City, Clean Waters' program promotes environmental sustainability through innovative additions to the urban landscape.

Innovation Crowdsourcing To Transcribe The New York Public Library's Menu Archives

The library is asking the public to help transcribe its collection of digitized menus to make a it a fully searchable database.

Technology Farming The City: Helping Grow Local Food Movements [Video]

An online resource empowers activists with the tools and information they need to support and initiate local food projects.

Technology Pop Culture Meets Civic Pride: Detroit Needs A Statue Of Robocop!

Based on a single tweet, an unusual crowdsourced Kickstarter project comes together.

Advertising Seton Hill University Gives iPads To All Its Students

Seton Hill University of Pennsylvania will be handing out iPads to all its full time students.