Month: December 2008

whole foods, the battle for supremacy!

In the natural foods industry, the merger of two giants Whole Foods and Wild Oats was announced October 2007. A juicy deal of $565 million was sealed. February 2009 the case will be on trial since a third party, the Federal Trade Commission stepped in the conglomeration to invalidate the illegitimate union. The plaintiff in […]

goodwin, the “on” demand green tech

With the recent increase of the gas at the pump, drivers look at biodiesel and hybrid cars as their next investment in matter of efficiency at the consumption. As the environment conscious people regard at the Prius as the car of the year, with Goodwin playing the Da Vinci or the killjoy of the automobile […]

water, water nothing but water…

Danced and sung by Gene Kelly, venerated by countries with a minimal hydrometry, covering 70% of the surface of the earth, water as the symbol of fertility, life is welcomed and praised everywhere but in …Venice. What comes to mind when we see present time pictures of Venice is who could have guessed that the […]

the water war

The anger started in Bolivia where the people felt stripped out of their “material inheritance and natural resources”, and will definitely soon? inflame the world. It’s official now Europe is preparing to a massive attack on individual tap water consumption. Great Britain launched the offensive in proposing to tax the tap water upon the volume […]

“If we knew how connected we are, how would that change everything?”

This is the question posed by Digital Family Reunion (DFR). jungle [8] has taken on the task of bringing the molecular level into a unified visual field. It began with Creative Director Lainie Liberti giving the visual interpretation of what a tech holiday party would want to stir in the consciousness of its attendees. You […]

Magnifying Connections: creating an installation, episode 1

Something about the chill in the air, a roaring fire, and some jolly ol’ holiday cheer that’s able to sink its holly under our skin and pull people together from all corners of the world. ‘Tis the season for connection. And, here at jungle [8], empowering connection is what we’re all about. So, when asked […]