Believe the hype: Logan Paul was so confident that he would beat KSI that he has bet $1m on himself to win. But this is pocket money, compared with the millions they will both earn in merchandise and ticket sales.
Think back to all the times you spent weekends with your friends at university. Can you distinguish these weekends from each other, or do they all seem sort of similar - like it was all one long Saturday? The cool thing is that you can use these shortcomings of the brain to your advantage.
Self-proclaimed polymath genius Kanye West has declared his ambitions in social housing for the masses. As a professor of urban design, it’s not immediately clear to me how the competing forces of real estate, fame and social concerns can be remixed to blend harmoniously in the modern urban landscape.
Digital technologies, such as social networks, online shopping, and games, use a set of persuasive and motivational techniques to keep users returning. We’re part of a research team that focuses on digital addiction and here are some of the techniques and mechanisms that digital media use to keep you hooked.
Welcome to the The Creative Industry Brief, our new online magazine and newsletter covering how serious creativity, freedom and guts drives the new economy. At 657, Norway’s largest coworking space for the creative industries, we see these forces in action every day. Today, we launch The Creative Industry Brief to document and draw inspiration from this happening space.