Monthly Archives: October 2007

Pure Insight – Innovation in Asia

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Last night, working with Mark Stocker at DDG, we conducted a second online seminar with Pure Insight. Unlike the bulk of their presentations (far more McKinsey in style, with lots of graphs and metrics and other things to lean on) we kept it much more […]

Markus Leaves

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Markus has left Taiwan! Horror of horrors. The rechtsfahrer actually did it! It’s sad to see him leave of course, but I also know that there will be one or two opportunities in the future to make some new stories… but for now, this guy […]

Taipei Times – GPS

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Here is my latest article for the Taipei Times. This month I have mostly been testing … GPS Find it here. The story of a British Industrial Designer in Taiwan…

Ride 2 Live…

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After rather too much alcohol from the night before showing the British design delegation Shilin nightmarket, I got up early and met up with the team of riders from Asus as they attempted the ascent up the deadly Yangming Mountain. As is often the case […]

Love & Money

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Government support for exporting design in the UK is pretty strong, and the efforts landed in Taiwan last week, with the ‘Love & Money’ show rolling into town. Basically, a show case of the British creative industries, it showcased work from, among others, Zaha Hadid, […]

Hello Kitty

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Sorry, some entirely gratuitous photos of our two house cats, DaTou and Tripod. I think this is the beginning of the end. Tripod, who is simply a ball of delightful cuteness … and then there is DaTou, dark lord of the cat underworld. He displays […]

10 / 10 Fireworks

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First blog posting in a wee while, and I hope to go back and fill in a couple of gaps… Anyway, today is national day in Taiwan, and to cap it all the city organises a huge fireworks show by the river. We, however, chose […]

Rooftop Live

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With Markus leaving Taiwan there are a few activities that we need to clear out of the way before he is granted access to the United States, we have not been the bessst at meeting up, but in the last few days we have made […]