Technology

 

Increasingly, technology is turning into a social movement. Society’s need for clean energy, networked communications, and sustainable economies is imposing extreme demands on modern technology. We present brands that are meeting this challenge head-on.

Bild/Picture Leica – The Most Magnificent Shooting Equipment in the World

Leica – The Most Magnificent Shooting Equipment in the World

Once a revolutionary and a Waldorf school teacher, now an entrepreneur and a cowboy: Andreas Kaufmann saved iconic photography brand Leica from going under. Continue »

Bild/Picture Ready to Roll – Aernout Dijkstra-Hellinga and Max Barenbrug

Ready to Roll – Aernout Dijkstra-Hellinga and Max Barenbrug

The two creative minds behind the three rings of Bugaboo. Continue »

Bild/Picture Titoni: A Watchmaker Who Doesn

Titoni: A Watchmaker Who Doesn't Peddle Dreams

Long before his competitors, Daniel Schluep, owner and director, positioned their high-quality watches in China. Continue »

Bild/Picture Fisker - Green just got sexy

Fisker - Green just got sexy

Cars like the Aston Martin DB9 and the BMW Z8 served to establish his reputation. Now, Henrik Fisker is attempting to revolutionize the automobile industry. Continue »

Bild/Picture Playmobil  – A small world that triggers big adventures

Playmobil – A small world that triggers big adventures

"Our concept has a special ingredient in it that other toys don't have. It sparks the imagination," says Playmobil boss Horst Brandstätter. Continue »

Bild/Picture Création Baumann - The stuff of dreams

Création Baumann - The stuff of dreams

"Création Baumann textiles look to the trends, but are not trendy," says CEO and company owner Philippe Baumann. Continue »

Bild/Picture Eternit – a uniquely versatile and timeless material

Eternit – a uniquely versatile and timeless material

Norwegian-born Anders Holte has established Swiss fiber cement, known simply as Eternit in Switzerland, as a premium ecological construction material that is sought after by star architects. Continue »


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