Bianca Bartz is a freelance writer and editor based on Vancouver Island. She's a lover of written words, addicted to the interwebs and an aspiring photographer. She is fluent in English and German and considers herself a modern nomad, traveling whenever possible and using the Internet to stay connected and work virtually.
The Holstee Manifesto

Manifesto Fever

The viral potential of a creative and thought-provoking manifesto has been proven by brands like lululemon and Holstee who have grabbed the attention of millions of viewers, both online and off. These manifestos contain words of intention and inspiration, and ...
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The Color Run Turns You into a Human Canvas

A regular long distance race is great for athletes who like to compete or community members who want to support a cause, but the Color Run takes the sport to a whole new level of fun. Runners begin the 5km ...
Central Park Music App

Location-Aware Albums are Like Real-Life Soundtracks

Imagine walking through a public space and having your music change as you stroll, fitting perfectly with each new setting like a soundtrack to your life. Can you picture it? Want it? Then check out BlueBrain’s location-aware albums. To promote ...
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Infographic Baby Blankets

If you’ve ever wished babies came with instruction manuals, you’ll appreciate the brilliance of The Information Blanket. Instead of prints of duckies and rainbows, these baby blankets are printed with infographic-style instructions to help parents care for their newborns. Designer ...
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An Abstract Spin on Superheroes

Superheroes continue to have a strong presence in pop culture, from Hollywood movies to high fashion, and now to watercolour-style digital art. Arian Noveir painted this series of abstract-style superhero paintings that include Spiderman, Batman, the Hulk, Wolverine, Ironman, Hell ...
Little Kids as Clean Water Educators

Little Kids as Clean Water Educators

The purity of a child’s willingness to explore emotions and unfiltered thoughts can evoke laughter, but it can also deepen consideration and fuel inspiration in the adults with whom these children share. Case in point, this video by the Obakki ...
Hug Piles to Save Child Soldiers

Hug Piles to Save Child Soldiers

From time to time we hear about human trafficking and child slavery, but because these topics can induce immense discomfort, it’s rare for people to spend much time thinking, let alone doing, something about it. Not so for Zac Whyte. ...