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Home Robots Are Taking Over Service Jobs But So Did ATMs

From stockrooms to restaurants, robots are becoming increasingly ubiquitous. But what do increasingly intelligent robots mean for the service industry?

Innovation Microloans Expand Past Developing Countries To Include America [Headlines]

Kiva will now help small-businesses in America that are still reeling from the recession to hire new staff, helping with the unemployment rate.

Advertising Social Pairing Unlocks The Power Of Our Networks [Need To Know: SXSWi]

PSFK is following five trends during SXSWi, we chat with an innovator in this space who talks about how we can leverage already-existing data to find hidden connections with 'Social Pairing.'

Design ICFF Designers: Niels de Greef

A self-taught designer, de Greef shares some of the sustainability measures that he takes when creating work and the three P's that he never strays from when producing.

Luxury Rethinking The Syringe: Interview With SafePoint’s Marc Koska

Designer and non-profit founder fights unsafe injections by redesigning the syringe.

Technology Kiva And Visa Team Up

The pioneers of peer-to-peer online micro-lending have now reached out to offer micro-loans small businesses in the US.

Innovation Kiva Launches Loan Program For Students

A global microlending marketplace extends its scope to education.

Work Designing for a Better World

Recently, the Danish government's biennial design competition, INDEX: Award 2009, celebrated examples of design to improve life. The award accepts nominations internationally, and ultimately 6 winners are selected to represent 5 award categories – Body, Home, Work, Play and Community.