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We’ve all seen commercials featuring picture-perfect slumberers slowly waking up to a casually wafting scent of a freshly brewed cup of coffee. It’s something we’d all love to experience, but let’s be real—it would have to be a mighty strong mug to pull most of us out of dreamland at the day’s first light. Now, instant coffee giant Nescafé has found a way to integrate that visceral coffee aroma into a morning wake-up call with a twist. Nescafé’s new

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French designer Benoit Challand gives new life to the open office system by converting desks into typography inspired cubicles. Every desk in his office is shaped as a different letter of the alphabet, transforming the archetypal  workspaces into large scale alphabetical sculptures.
Challand aims to change the monotonous image of the office by making the space more fun and surprising. The shapes remain abstract until viewed from above. By adding this modular element to the office, the multi-faceted designer enables us to combine both work and play.

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“We’re going to live in a world where you can take a picture of your friend’s lipstick and print it out,” says the founder.

 

Choi created her own mini home 3D printer, Mink, that will retail for $300 and allow anyone to print makeup by ripping the color code off color photos on the internet. It hooks up to a computer, just like a normal printer.

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“As education changes, it depends primarily on internal catalysts for that change. That is, the “things” that change it are on the “inside” of that system itself, most notably data, assessment, PLCs, and running a distant fourth, technology…

At some point, this will change. Eventually the tethers will break and education–in whatever form or forms–will shoot forward like it’s been held back in a slingshot for nearly a century…”

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