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Green it

9 December 2016 in -e.showcase

Greenery is the name of Pantone’s 2017 colour of the year. Or 15-0343 if you want to get technical.

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Two colours 16

8 December 2015 in -e.showcase

Pantone’s last colour of the year – Marsala 18-1438 – was clearly not colour enough. For 2016, Pantone has gone for two shades in the shape of Rose Quartz 13-1520 and Serenity 15-3919. The former is an ‘embracing rose tone’ while Serenity is a ‘cooler tranquil blue’ – think boy meets girl and you’re on the right track.

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Beauty by Pantone

27 March 2012 in -e.showcase

Sephora has partnered with colour brand Pantone to launch a new beauty collection based on Pantone 17-1463 Tangerine Tango to change ‘how consumers wear, feel and think about colour’.

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bake that pantone

18 March 2012 in -e.showcase

We think it’s high time Pantone colours went into the kitchen, so thanks to Gallic food designer Emilie de Griottes who has turned her hand to tarts, and baked up a range of sweet goodies based on the Pantone colour system. Fruits rouges? 1797 C, of course.

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Colour my iPhone

8 August 2011 in -e.mobile

Pantone has upgraded its myPantone app for the iPhone and iPad, which provides access to more than 13,000 colours, among them the new Pantone Plus series and Fashion + Home colours. Users can capture and extract colors from photos and snap to the closest Pantone colour, as well as automatically generate harmonious combinations.

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Latest News

Tech against Trump

6 February 2017 in technology

A grouping of some US tech firms including the likes of Apple, Facebook, Google, Intel, Microsoft and Twitter have filed a joint legal brief opposing President Trump’s immigration ban

Now in bed with Birkenstocks

26 January 2017 in -e.showcase

German shoe firm Birkenstock is extending its business out of orthopaedic sandals and heading for the bedroom – cue a brand new range of six bed styles.

Tackling Fakebook

20 January 2017 in Social

The German government is drafting regulation that would require Facebook and other online networks to tackle fake news.

No more Yahoos here

10 January 2017 in -e.online

The Yahoo brand has been with us since the last century but is set to disappear from the online landscape when Verizon completes its acquisition of the Silicon Valley denizen

Non à Steve

15 December 2016 in technology

Paris Left attacks tech hub plans to name street after Steve Jobs.

Green it

9 December 2016 in -e.showcase

Greenery is the name of Pantone’s 2017 colour of the year. Or 15-0343 if you want to get technical.

Time-charged, wearable

21 November 2016 in technology

Look out for a smartwatch that powers up on body heat, which could well be one the first wearable devices that never needs a recharge.

Gimme drone, VR

18 November 2016 in technology

US consumers are set to purchase 1.2 million drones, 700,000 virtual reality headsets and 4.5 million 4K UHF TVs during the course of the fourth-quarter holiday season

Brexit slams UK fintech funding

17 November 2016 in Finance

Thirty UK-based fintech start-ups have had their funding cancelled or delayed by investors since the Brexit vote in June, giving them serious cashflow headaches.

alt-right tweets terminated

17 November 2016 in -e.social

Twitter has suspended a number of accounts associated with the US alt-right (aka right-wing extremist/white supremacist) movement backing Donald Trump.