The New New — Issue Five
In which lab-grown wooden satellites, emailing spinach, and many morphisms roll into a movement upending business and society. Meat peripherals moodbeaming your boss, optional.
This irregular — and often irreverent — roundup of brand experiences, culture-driven experiments, and scoops of perception is back for the fifth time.
Start in the natural world, head to space, beam inside brains, and roll into an upending.
Beyond Forests, lab-grown wood takes shape
Wooden Satellites, a less junky model
Emailing Spinach, overcoming the plant/human communications barrier
Turbo Squid, the non-photographic future of stock photos
Neuromorphic Computing, more powerful computers that work like our brains
Neumorphism, when skeuomorphism and material design combine
Glassmorphism, the UI design trend for 2021
Rollables, the new foldables
If you have a new intrigue of your own or see something I missed, let’s discuss it here.