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Design Why Is There A Growing Backlash Against Oslo's Car Ban?

When Oslo decided to be the first European city to ban cars from its center, businesses protested

Advertising Reverse Vending Machine Pays Money For Old Batteries

Launched on Earth Day, the device from Coop Norway hopes to incentivize more people to recycle their batteries

Advertising Campaign For The Blind Swaps Guide Dogs For Alternative Animals [Video]

An ad for the Norwegian Association of the Blind envisions a time when guide dogs are replaced by wildlife like moose, geese, and goats.

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Hotel Lets Guest Sleep With Their Favorite Rock Stars

When members of A-ha, Coldplay, and other groups were given carte blanche to decorate they made it very personal.

Luxury Nordic Hotel Replaces Porn Channels With Contemporary Art

Hotel advocates on social responsibility campaign against sexual exploitation of children by banning porn channels.

Gaming & Play Bjork Launches Her Own Interactive Educational Curriculum

The Icelandic singer is trying to raise funds on Kickstarter for her Biophilia program that will inspire creativity and a love of learning.

Retail Outdoor Storage Lockers Keep Dogs Safe While You Shop

Grocery store attracts pet-owners and deters dog thieves with this simple solution.

Technology Visualizing The Networked City: What Wi-Fi Looks Like

Light painting traces the ethereal communication conduits of our urban environment.

Home Monocle: Top 25 Most Liveable Cities 2010

Monocle Magazine has released its annual Quality of Life rankings for 2010.

Innovation (Pic) The World's Most Expensive Cities

The Economist Intelligence Unit has released the results of a survey listing 132 cities with the highest cost of living from around the world.