When I was about six years old, I got my first pet, a goldfish. It didn't survive for too long and I still do not know why that is. Whatever I tried, after a week of joy there where weeks of tears. For a very...

"Love all, but trust a few" is what William Shakespeare ones said. Unless he was a futurist as well, he was unconciously talking about our current Zeitgeist. His statement is spot on if it comes to the present attitude of nowadays consumers, if we can generally...

You know what is so good about rainy weekends in November? They finally give me the time to read books again. So I did this weekend, I started the trilogy Futures of three Belgium heavy weights Herman Konings, Joeri van den Bergh and my favorite,...

Those who occasionally check my social feeds, must already know that I'm in a new collaboration with Future Flux from Wiesbaden. To begin with I am writing for them as they do so many cool things, but are to busy to report about it. So as they...

Today might not be the latest new thing I spotted but with christmas so close for our doors, I just wanted to share this amazing Barcelona social innovation as it might melt all the "little black hearts" out here. VINCLES BARCELONA, This trust network Vincles, answers to the...

If it comes to smartphone applications we are definitely foreseen. When it comes to social smartphone application we do not have to complain either. Lastly, when it comes to connecting with strangers we are picking that movement up slowly as well with. But when it comes...

There is one special week in the year, were Eindhoven is all soaked in extraordinary, innovative and future thinking design; "The Dutch Design Week". Although I was sick as a doggie, I went anyway, cause this event can't pass by without me being there to see...

The moment "selfie-proof" make-up has been developed, you know the world has gone ballistic. Or was it the moment the word "selfie" got so popular that it was named "word of the year 2013" by Oxford Dictionary? Well, one way or another, the world died...

Every year there are a bunch of new words that are added to the Oxford Dictionary. Words that our grandparents simply cannot understand, since they are totally out of their "non digital" minds. There was yolo, amazeballs, tech-savy and even selfie added to the big...