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Grassroots Innovation products = a rich set of requirements

Sometimes I wake up in the middle of the night with insomnia, and when that happens, the best you can do is to make that time productive (and spend the day after, drinking coffee), right?  … So, I wrote this … Continue reading

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Desenrascanço II

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Just a follow-up tp my first post on the subject (Desenrascanço). I foun this image I think it’s very funny… It’s how americans see the “desenrascanço” concept, or to “disantangle”

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unload II

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People get creative with big machines 🙂 Checkout unload I

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Solving public transportation problems

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unload

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Saved out of the desert by a Critroen 2CV

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Proving the reliability of the famous 2CV car mechanics, this guy managed to create a “motorcycle” out of the wrecks of his Citroen 2CV… He saved himself. Yes, Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication 🙂

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Hang out to dry

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What happens to Police cars in France?

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Call it lazyness… or creativity… or simply to much free time in hands

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Desenrascanço

Inspired by the Portuguese concept of “Desenrascar”, I start this category where I publish the most funny random pictures that I can find on the web for DIY, Hacks, Fast Prototypes and products of Human Ingenuity. What inspires me in … Continue reading

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Empreendedorismo Africano

• África é um continente com tantas carências, que a necessidade aguça – de facto – o engenho. Quero partilhar convosco a minha mais recente descoberta na blogosfera, secalhar vocês já conhecem, mas o blog AfriGadget foi uma agradável surpresa … Continue reading

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Tractores polacos

• No seguimento do post que aqui escrevi há alguns dias, deixo aqui o link para mais máquinas que nasceram do engenho e da necessidade dos Polacos, tal como os tractores indianos… Obrigado pelo link cafonso! Nesta foto podemos ver … Continue reading

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