MiVote is a new democratic online platform optimistically aiming to redesign the way Australian citizens take part in the democratic process. The App starts by sending people notifications on what policies are being discussed in parliament. It then provides them with an “information pack”, including different frames of context (humanitarian, ecological…). Members finally vote and the majority result will be represented by the MiVote representatives hopefully elected in Parliament. Read more and get inspired here
Habit is a new meal delivery service, due to launch in 2017. The start-up offers home testing kits that let users measure biomarkers in their DNA and blood – giving them precise information on their genetic make-up. The company’s chefs then create meals tailored according to those results and personal health goals. Have a look here
Puffco is a new US-based company jumping on the many opportunities opened by a spreading change of perception and business of marijuana. The brand designs elegant and flavourful vaporising technological devices. Their second product, the Puffco Plus, is a discreet and carefully crafted vape pen with a ceramic “dart” portion in the mouthpiece to preserve richness of vapour. Find out more – note no orders will be taken outside of the US – here
John Lewis Christmas advert 2016
The greatly expected holiday advert was released yesterday. In “Buster the dog” you will see featured foxes, squirrels, somersaults and a little girl beaten in a race to a trampoline. Bring a smile on your day and watch it here, if you haven’t seen it yet.