Monthly Archives: January 2013

Topman introduces world’s first water resistant t-shirt

(Screenshot of today’s e-newsletter) Handy for a trip to Alton Towers. Check out the Ashley Marc Hovelle range at Topman.com   Advertisements

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Baking trends 2013: doughnuts and eclairs turn their swag on

I’ve seen a few baking trends lists popping up recently and two things keep coming up as ones to watch in 2013. Doughnuts There were some mentions last year, but nothing seems to have happened as yet. Is 2013 the … Continue reading

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JuiceBurst AR label

Watch fruit explode when you scan a Blippar label on bottles of JuiceBurst. The new packaging for the juice brand invites people to take a photo of the label on their smartphone. This leads to a video of the fruit … Continue reading

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PR star of the day: Karl Baxter

Props to Karl Baxter, the owner of Wholesale Clearance UK in Poole, who secured some brilliant national coverage with a very clever story. Jumping on the back of the Lance Armstrong revelations, he’s managed to get his company some brilliant exposure. He’s … Continue reading

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Trend: vegetarianism / flexitarianism

Charles Banks, director of food trends agency The Food People, is predicting that vegetarianism is TNBT. “Twenty years ago, vegetarianism was scoffed at. But of late, there has been a seismic shift in attitudes towards celebrating vegetables and opting to … Continue reading

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One to watch: waterproofing your devices (nanotechnology)

Ever dropped your phone in the toilet? [Yes, I have] Spilled a drink on your iPad? Poured soup on your laptop? Check out this video from BBC Click: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/click_online/9786346.stm Nanotechnology has been used to create a device that coats your … Continue reading

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Prickly Pear Cactus Soda

Cybercandy presents… Sioux City Prickly Pear soda. The juice of a cactus in a fizzy drink? Yes, please. Check it out at the Cyber Candy website.  

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