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In the rush to digital, are we missing a biological trick?

In the rush to all things digital, are we missing a biological trick?

By By Peter Kerr for sticK

(sticK - 12 May 2014 ) New Zealand is missing a trick when it comes to the startup weekend, incubator, accelerator programme ecosystem that got lots of attention lately.

And sure, I can appreciate how the digital side of things is extremely quick at developing and validating a business through processes such as Lightning Lab.

Where I wonder if we're underplaying to one of our strengths, is in the biology/technology economy (the analogue economy perhaps?).

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