We’ve picked out our top ten Fashion & Beauty articles from the last 12 months on Springwise, designed to provide you with plenty of fresh inspiration for the future
Crystal is a web-based service that analyzes online profiles to suggest how to build a relationship with anyone.
Hirsch and Mann have developed a smart spoon, which digitizes the mustard tasting experience to suggest recipes based on users’ preferences.
Auto-Complain turns cyclists’ phones into motion trackers and automatically alerts the road repair department when they encounter a pothole.
UmbraCity is an umbrella sharing service that lets UBC students borrow and return umbrellas for free, anytime from automated kiosks.
Professor Zhibin Yu has developed a variation of the light-emitting diode, which could lead to greater uptake of the eco-friendly option.
Ijburg Serveert celebrated the district’s thriving culture of peer-to-peer sharing with a pop-up restaurant serving only home cooked food.
LeaveLogic aims to make parental leave easier to navigate for businesses and employees.
With some of the most innovative startups in the world being founded by designers, there’s plenty to be learnt from successful design-driven brands.
Elephant Bikes are old Royal Mail bikes refurbished by prisoners in the UK and locals in Malawi, which raise money for vital services.
Service will help users resolve complaints with any business free of charge.
Environmental charity Hubbub are discouraging littering through a series of interactive, playful billboards and talking bins.
The New Horizon Youth Centre is giving young homeless individuals bus tickets that enable them to ride safely through the night, instead of sleeping on the streets.
The Drunk Mode app lets intoxicated users leave ‘Breadcrumbs’ via passive GPS, find drinking buddies and rides, and stops them from drunk dialing.
VRAN is the first network to focus on enabling brands, companies, and individuals to access to VR advertising.
The Sponge Suit is an innovative, high-tech item of swimwear that could enable people to remove pollution from the oceans while they are swimming.
The ‘Water Lover’s Station’ only plays short songs related to water, in the hope of encouraging listeners to conserve water.
ModRoof is an affordable roofing alternative that is constructed from recycled materials including packaging and agricultural waste.
Coboat enables inhabitants to live, sleep, work and network onboard the eco-friendly, wifi-enabled boat, all while sailing the seven seas.
Start is a health app that helps patients track the effects of their antidepressants and determine if they are well suited.
Stockholmstag will soon be using an algorithm that predicts network delays in advance, giving operators time to resolve them.
The Innovation Culture Bulletin is a series of articles designed to cultivate a culture of innovation in your office. This time we look at how eliminating distractions in the digital age and flexible workplaces can increase our productivity.