Category: Business

Yogibana for schools

Mona Anita K. Olsen, PhD Cornell University Yogibana is an artistic wellness concept that weaves yoga and ikebana (Japanese style floral design) together in 12 steps. This innovative concept is a fusion of the...

Sensors to sort waste—or diamonds

TOMRA’s machines aim to keep plastic waste out of the ocean by sorting returns better Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Awareness of pollution, and especially plastics in the ocean, is increasing. Recently, a small whale...

Death of the Demon book cover

Death of the Demon

Book review Christine Foster Meloni Washington While Jo Nesbø is usually considered the undisputed King of the Norwegian crime novel, Anne Holt and Karin Fossum are serious contenders for the female crown. Nesbø himself...

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New Norwegian startup investment group

OBOS and AF Group collaborate to create Construct Venture, funding promising ideas Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway It can be risky to invest in startup companies. In the United States, major companies are taking part...

PlayPulse

When video gaming meets exercise

PlayPulse combines game play with stationary cycles to get youngsters off the couch Julie Malvik Innomag.no According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 81 percent of today’s youth are considered inactive. So, how can...

Audiclub

Audioclub launches collaboration tool

Your band can be in garages all over the world and still make beautiful music together Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Audioclub was started last year and is in Oslo. They want to move your...

cow dung

Turning cow dung into eco-friendly fertilizer

A “shitty” business model Julie Vissgren Editor-in-Chief, Innomag.no Krødsherad farm heiress and founder of N2 Agri has developed a method to turn cow dung from a foul environmental problem into environmentally friendly fertilizer—and a...

digitalization

Digitalization breaks barriers to market

Achieving business success Jennifer Vessels Next Step—Silicon Valley & Oslo, Norway With the accelerating pace of technology adoption and innovation, customers in all industries have global reach to a plethora of goods and services....

Fuglesangs

Fuglesangs develops subsea boosting pumps

The company is betting on the future of oil & gas, making it more environmentally kind Rasmus Falck Oslo Recently the Norwegian major oil company, Statoil, joined forces with Aker BP, Lundin, and National...