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Meet the Tony Stark of Cardboard

(2) Comments | Posted June 18, 2014 | 1:18 PM

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Taiwanese student Kai-Xiang Xhong is a cardboard master. He's been slicing up old boxes and building 3D sculptures that are strikingly realistic (well, besides being obviously made of brown cardboard). His Ironman suit is a prime example. Each detail of the fully...

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Unbelievable Sculptures Made Out of Colored Pencils

(0) Comments | Posted May 28, 2014 | 5:41 PM

Some people use colored pencils for coloring, but Federico Uribe uses them to create amazing sculptures instead. Gathering which ever colors he will need for each piece, he puts the pencils together to transform them into something entirely different. A zebra, people hugging, geometric...

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Get a Sniff of This Street Art From Plastic Jesus

(0) Comments | Posted March 26, 2014 | 4:16 PM

Is that a huge pile of cocaine, a rolled up 20 dollar bill and an American "Excess" card? It's not hard to understand why people are bowing down to LA street artist Plastic Jesus and his wonderfully satirical brand of subversive art.

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Centered: This Supercut Gets to the Heart of Wes Anderson's Symmetrical Film Styling

(0) Comments | Posted March 21, 2014 | 8:20 PM

If you've ever seen a Wes Anderson film, there's no doubt you've noticed his highly stylized version of film making. From quirky characters and theatrical set design, to a heavy use of graphic design and... everything being centered. That's what a filmmaker who goes by...

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Abandoned Hotel Becomes a Temporary Street Art Gallery

(0) Comments | Posted March 21, 2014 | 4:29 PM

Somewhere deep in the U.K. is an abandoned hotel. While busy wasting away in the foggy land, a collective group of street artists decided it should serve as their next temporary canvas. Creating an "alternative art gallery," the artists painted their works throughout the...

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What is this, Inception? City Landscapes with Only the Building Facades

(0) Comments | Posted March 12, 2014 | 11:40 AM

Imagine opening a small door on an imposing building, only to find bright rolling fields of grass on the other side. Like a movie set with its tricks revealed, French photographer Zacharie Gaudrillot-Roy has been capturing images of the city and reducing the buildings...

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If All Movies Were Made in the Mid-Century, These Would Be the Posters

(0) Comments | Posted March 11, 2014 | 2:26 PM

I would SO go to more movies if the posters looked like these!

Imagine every film existed in some time-suspended mid-century wonderland; the posters might look a lot like these exquisite remakes from Laurent Durieux. His perfect images capture movies from yesterday and today, all rendered with a...

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Brick Sculptures Built Piece by Piece

(0) Comments | Posted March 7, 2014 | 11:15 AM

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When you think of bricks, you're probably thinking of LEGOs or house building materials, but probably not a medium for making sculptures. Brad Spencer is setting the record straight, using the red earthen blocks to create sculptures in a method he says dates...

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These Two Artists Are Living Together in a Gigantic Hamster Wheel

(0) Comments | Posted March 6, 2014 | 1:45 PM

If you thought sharing a small apartment was difficult, imagine being these two artists sharing a gigantic hamster wheel. Taking the challenges of co-habitation to a new level, Ward Shelley and Alex Schweder have taken up residence for 10 days on a...

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This Interactive Sochi Calendar Completely Reinvents How We Understand Scheduling

(0) Comments | Posted February 11, 2014 | 7:37 PM

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Calendars are a fairly well-understood, unquestioned form of linear organization. Rarely is the format questioned or challenged, but once you see this new interactive circular calendar produced by creative agency Column Five and hosted by SportsInteraction, you'll wonder how...

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What Customers Want: How to Create the Ultimate Customer Experience

(0) Comments | Posted January 24, 2014 | 12:10 PM

Just like all humans, customers want to feel supported and appreciated. Often times how a company makes a customer feel is more valuable than what they are selling. Get Satisfaction compiles data to explain the recipe for the perfect customer experience in the infographic below.

Every interaction with...

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On the Horizon: Small Business Spending Predictions for 2014

(0) Comments | Posted January 23, 2014 | 11:38 AM

One of the best indicators of how well an economy is doing is the strength of small businesses. With that standard, 2014 is looking to be a good year for the U.S. Two optimistic signs are that small businesses created 102,000 new jobs in November and 89 percent...

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Beautiful Animal Kingdom Series Pairs Unlikely Animals in Symbiotic Illustrations

(0) Comments | Posted January 21, 2014 | 3:03 PM

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If there's one word to gauge a good natured working relationship, it's symbiosis. From understanding the needs of both parties and acting when we observe them, to giving back in unexpected and surprising ways, it's all a beautiful dance we...

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Millennials Crave a Workplace That Fosters Innovation

(0) Comments | Posted January 17, 2014 | 1:28 PM

Once driven by profit alone, the newest generation in the workforce is causing the dynamics in business to shift. Millennials want more than just profit; their job satisfaction comes more from their company's purpose when it comes to innovation and positive societal impact. Socialcast shares the findings of...

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TED Talks: Meeting of the Minds [Infographic]

(0) Comments | Posted December 20, 2013 | 10:40 AM

When it comes to world changing projects, it's hard to get any better than TED. With a mission to share "Ideas worth spreading" the talks have become a household name and a go-to for inspiration, peaks at cutting edge innovation and thinking... all explained in a maximum of 18...

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Visualizing the Mindset of the Consumer (Infographic)

(0) Comments | Posted December 11, 2013 | 2:00 PM

According to a most recent study and infographic from SAP there are 2.4 billion ongoing, brand-related conversations among American consumers, daily.

This level of customer-brand conversation is unparalleled, and SAP's visualization aims to showcase that customers can be much more integrated into a brand's marketing model. With proper...

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What Lies Beneath: Diving Into the Neptune Undersea Observatory Project [Infographic]

(0) Comments | Posted December 11, 2013 | 12:11 PM

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On the surface, it would seem that new frontiers have been just about exhausted on Earth... but sometimes you just have to look deeper. The world's oceans are vast, covering 71 percent of the Earth's...

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The Growth of Mobile Search and Its Effect on Business

(0) Comments | Posted December 10, 2013 | 1:46 PM

The mass popularity of smartphones is creating a boom in inbound phone calls, making it one of the most rewarding areas of the marketing pipeline. While desktop searches are leveling off, mobile searches and the inbound calls they produce, are blazing. Currently, 61 percent of mobile searches culminate in a...

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A Visual Guide to Holiday Shopping

(0) Comments | Posted December 2, 2013 | 4:02 PM

This year the average American holiday shopper plans on spending $536.86 on gifts for the holidays according to the National Retail Federation survey. Using that average budget, MyPoints has created this visual guide to show how to divide that budget along with sample gift suggestions for shopping inspiration....

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The Galaxy Quest: Going Into Orbit With the International Space Station [Infographic]

(1) Comments | Posted December 1, 2013 | 1:28 PM

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In recent years, there have been few space projects as exciting as the International Space Station, or ISS. Even though it is the 9th space station to take orbit, it is the first to house a full-time crew...

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