Friends, and Influence, for Sale Online

By using social media bots, celebrities, politicians and others can falsely inflate the number of friends and followers they have, possibly swaying public opinion about a new song — or a policy position.

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Inside Woods Bagot’s Beijing Architecture Studio

​Worldwide architecture firm Woods Bagot redesigned their own Beijing offices in 2011 to promote flexible, Activity Based Working. Woods Bagot’s own Beijing studio is a flexible design space that promotes Activity Based Working, tailored to match the unique diversity of tasks required in a multi-disciplined design studio. The initial brief was to assign a workplace that would sit as one of the key hubs in Woods Bagot’s global design studio. It integrates a high level of technology to allow staff to work and play anywhere, anytime – a new work style that we have incorporated by offering flexibility and promoting collaboration between teams…

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