Things You Didn’t Realize Started As Marketing Ploys

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Top 10 Most Overrated Novels

[COMPETITION: This list includes a competition.] There are many titles given to great literary works, and many awards to recognize truly great literature. This list wants to concentrate on the other side of the board: those books that are considered “classics,” but are in fact Read More …

Do You Want Trees With That? How To Stop Consumer Products Destroying The Rainforests

If we are to succeed in tackling climate change, it is vital that we preserve the terrestrial carbon locked up in our forests and soils. Even putting the climate benefits aside, the value of our forests is immense. Rainforests cover just 6% of Earths surface Read More …

10 Times Domino’s Pizza Zimbabwe’s Facebook Page Didn’t Fail to Bring the High Quality Entertainment

Definitely our first time stumbling across a ‘Domino’s Pizza Zimbabwe’ Facebook posts dump, and damn are we glad we did. Whoever is running/ran this account could give the social media marketing genius back over at Wendy’s a run for their money.  1 Via: pizzasupport 2 Read More …

Vehicles made of Body Painted People

Body art has become very popular in the media, but the works of Trina Merry from San Francisco and Emma Hack from Adelaide (Australia) has raised the bar even higher. By combining their amazing body painting skills and the athleticism of their models, the two Read More …

Virtual Reality Tech May Make Going Shopping” In Real Life A Thing Of The Past

High street shops are well-established online these days and provide new opportunities for interaction between shop and shopper. Consumers have become accustomed to shopping using a range of devices and the immense popularity of smartphones and mobile devices has led to the rise of mobile Read More …

6 Fall Wine Festivals The Wino Needs To Cross Off Her Bucket List With Her Girls

Oh, where to even start about the glorious world of wine? The amazing thing about the liquid greatness is that it’s drinkable year-round. And if you’re a wino like most people, you wouldn’t be able to literally just drop it high and dry because another Read More …

Vaping May Not Be The Best Habit, But Here’s Why It’s Better Than Smoking

Vaping is healthier than smoking, right? Or this is what we were trained to believe by advertising companies? but what is the truth about this new habit? Puffing white smoke is not going to bring you any vitamins that’s a fact! But it may have Read More …

Realistic Food Bookmarks From Japan

If there’s one thing that Japan does even better than food, it’s fake food. You can even find entire shops dedicated to wax bowls of ramen and tonkatsu that are used by restaurants to showcase their dishes. But as you can see from these bookmarks, Read More …

Apple Acquires Particle, a Web App Design Startup

Apple has acquired Particle, a web app design startup that counts Justin Timberlake as a lead investor, for an undisclosed sum, according to CNET. Particle was founded in 2008 by Aubrey Anderson and Cole Rise, and the two co-founders had previously done design and marketing Read More …