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The Bitfilm Festival is a digital film festival and a worldwide experiment in crowd production. Different filmmakers are asked to submit their short films about a topical theme (in this case money). Online audience votes for their favourites, which are combined to produce a full-length feature film. All selected films are paid.
Why it matters
A large collection of short films made by people on a particular topic can provide a snapshot of people’s opinions about that subject. Could this be a creative way for brands to gain consumer insights in a truly engaging way?
Leya Books is a new, innovative book editor that launched the first book vending machines in Portugal – in some of the busiest metro stations in Lisbon.
Oroacoustic emissions are sounds made within the ear that are unique to an individual. These could be used as a theft prevention device to determine whether the person using headphones or a mobile phone is the registered user when the devices are held up to the ear.