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Silence is served
Stüa de Michil is a restaurant inside the in Corvara, Italy where silence is mandatory on every Wednesday evening. The only form of communication permitted is a little blackboard on each table.
Why it matters
Peace and quiet is becoming a sought-after luxury by some consumers. Brands need to respect this new trend by finding subtle but powerful ways to engage people that give them a break from the traditionally noisy world of communication.
Source: Vanity Fair
16. September 2010
As the print world struggles through a metamorphosis, publishers and retailers alike are finding great success by selling hand-picked books in non-traditional retail stores, such as Anthropologie, Marc Jacobs, and Lowe’s. Some publishers, such as Perseus, are even reporting greater sales from non-traditional retailers than book giants like Borders.
Noteslate is the elegant simplification of the tablet technology. It has a monochrome matt epaper-display and looks like real paper. The simple interface for pencil and paper offers a new experience to take notes and do drafts.