obsolescence

Retail Business Creativity Expert: How To Disrupt Myopia In An Organization

Jason Brush, EVP of Creative at POSSIBLE, explains how the most challenging step in business evolution involves empathizing disruptive forces and their values

Innovation Constant Change Means It's Time To Recognize Technology's 'Half Life'

Barry Ritzholtz provides food for thought as to when your favorite technology will expire.

Retail Aggregating Unwanted Junk Creates Festival Atmosphere

Community and collective action combine in a collaborative effort to keep junk from being dumped on Australian streets.

Advertising Throw Away Culture Slows Down

Post recession hoarding is having an impact on purchase patterns as customers hang onto products for longer, squeezing every last drop of functionality from them.

Design Lee Jean's 'Never Wasted': Designed For Repurposing [Pics]

A new design for shopping bags tackles notions of built in obsolescence by designing multiple purposes into their product.

Gaming & Play Ed Cotton: The End Of Obsolescence: Branded Refurbishing/Updating Centers

While most categories demand obsolescence, perhaps too many corporations and brands are only too willing and eager to let their customers give up on the products too fast and send them to landfill.