Cool Hunting – Episode 16

In this episode, the thinkers, creators and storytellers at shark&minnow uncover emerging trends in design, technology and culture as they discuss the role of designers in society, analyze a brilliant marketing campaign and investigate artificial intelligence and the death of branding.

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Audio & Music Credits:
“Sixteen Candles” by The Crests
“Break-Thru” by Dirty Projectors
“Heaven Only Knows” by Bob Moses
“Fred Rogers Testifies Before the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Communications” from The Congressional Record of the U.S. Senate
“Your Dog” by Soccer Mommy
“Standing In the Middle of the Field” by Cut Copy
“You’re Going to Need a Bigger Boat” from Jaws