technology
ART / TECHNOLOGY
New technologies are taking over our public art — and this is only the beginning
PODCAST
Do Nordic brands get TikTok?
TECHNOLOGY
Transparent: The tech industry is broken — here’s what it takes to ”heal” it
FOOD / TECHNOLOGY
Salt-tolerant wheat innovation can also improve the rest of the food industry — here’s how
LIFESTYLE / TECHNOLOGY
PSB uses Audiodo’s technology to compensate for the fact that we all hear differently
INSIGHTS / VENTURE CAPITAL
”’Boring’ is the new sexy, especially for investors”
MARIA NORBERG
On the rise for B2B companies
FASHION / TECHNOLOGY
Urbanears’ headphones use 97% recycled materials and include a Life Cycle Assessment
MOBILITY / TECHNOLOGY
Fossil Free Marine’s mobile fuel stations enable the transition to sustainable boating
FASHION / TECHNOLOGY
Bang & Olufsen unveils a ”new concept for listening” with Balenciaga at Paris Couture Week
TECHNOLOGY
The Fabricant teams up with World of Women to make Web3 more fashionable and diverse
BEAUTY-TECH
Revieve uses AI and AR to give customers in-depth skin analysis — even from mobile-quality selfies
SCIENCE / TECHNOLOGY
Research project creates paper-like material to conduct — even store — electricity
TECHNOLOGY
Transition Labs partners with Running Tide to sustainably remove carbon from the atmosphere
PODCAST
The rise of metacommunities and our season finale quiz!
DESIGN / TECHNOLOGY
Sonos introduces Voice Control technology with extra privacy features for its sound systems
Nordic fashion-tech, understanding USB-C, and the startup scene in Reykjavik
PODCAST
Exploring text-to-image AI, repairing clothing with ’retergent’, and our sitewide Helsinki takeover
INSIGHTS / STARTUPS
”Data shows that female-founded companies are more successful than all male founded”
RONJA KOEPKE
On challenges and good examples to get the startup industry more equal
TECHNOLOGY
SwingVision serves up instant AI feedback to strengthen, and gamify, your tennis game
TECHNOLOGY
Quantum computer company IQM wins Startup of the Year at Nordic Startup Awards
PODCAST
Playing AI tennis, Beckmans’ graduation show, and Transformation Conference expectations
TECHNOLOGY
DeFi, mint, and gas fees — stay up to date with our Web3.0 glossary
podcast
Einride’s new autonomous trailer and fashion education’s digital makeover (with Saina Koohnavard)
TECHNOLOGY
Klarna CMO David Sandström on why he believes that ”virtual shopping” can take over retail
PODCAST
Values in the metaverse: Laura Olin (ZOAN)
CONFERENCE
Join us at Transformation Conference — a fashion and textile innovation event in Helsinki
PODCAST
The importance of ”boring” fashion tech and the low knowledge of NFTs in Scandinavia (with Oscar Nöjd)
MOBILITY / TECHNOLOGY
Norwegian Zeabuz on creating the world’s first and, so far, only autonomous urban ferry
FASHION
LVMH presents 21 finalists for the LVMH Innovation Award
Fashion
Developments in fashion-tech and sustainability — our key takeaways from e-P Summit
PROFILE
The founder of Teenage Engineering opens up to his creative space
INSIGHTS / COMPANY INFRASTRUCTURE
”Companies in a modern society need to consider their whole value chain of infrastructure”
MIKAEL KARLSSON
On how technology can create a safer society
INSIGHTS / SOLAR ENERGY
”In the future, it will be a no-brainer to replace traditional building materials with building-integrated solar cells”
ANNA SVENSSON
On how to challenge the fact that about 96% of the solar cells are black
TRANSFORMATION / NFTs
Off the chain
FASHION
Head start — Stiksen launches virtual fitting rooms with AR filters
BEAUTY / TECHNOLOGY
How Ellure’s cosmetic printer can change the beauty industry
podcast
Meta opens its first physical store and Ashton Kutcher backs The Fabricant
DIGITAL FASHION SPECIAL
Guringo 3D prints your digital avatar’s clothes so that the ”real” you can match
TECHNOLOGY
Apple puts the spotlight on Swedish NGO platform Milkywire for Earth Day
PODCAST
Coachella status report and getting excited for the coming art weeks
BRIEFING
5 take-aways from the return of Coachella
MUSIC / MOBILITY
Freight technology company Einride presents musical composition using the frequency of Earth
DIGITAL FASHION SPECIAL
Why is digital fashion so reliant on gaming?
INSIGHTS / NFTS
”I believe the NFT industry will profit enormously from women entering it in higher numbers”
VANJA WIKSTRÖM
On what it takes to make this booming industry equal
issue 3
Unreal beauty
PODCAST
The rise of exclusive online clubs, how to launder crypto, and inside our Nora Bavey cover story
PODCAST
The big field study report from Metaverse Fashion Week
PODCAST
The role of VR, AR and XR in art + creating intellectual and emotional engagement through immersive experiences (with Lina Aastrup and Solenne Tadros)
ISSUE 3
Introducing: Scandinavian MIND Issue 3
Scandinavian MIND x BE WTR
Bottled innovation