Googles self-driving car: prototype ready

Could be a massive gamechanger on the car market! Luckily (for the competitors) the design is not that appealing…

Fast Company is beautiful and interesting

The worlds most innovative companies 2014 is not only an interesting read, it is also a reminder of just how god damn beautiful the design of fastcompany.com is.

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Lovely bike campaign

This is just brilliant art direction and pretty great copy too (I expect the original text was more eloquent). Nice to see something that is both classic and different. Kudos to La comunidad and the city of Buenos Aires.

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(H/T The Inspiration Room)

Streetview when it’s best

I gotta say I’m a big fan of Google Streetview. Especially when they do things like mapping a small deserted island. It’s that Japanese one that was the worlds most densely populated area, but now is the loneliest place on earth (-ish). Bonus info: it was used in Skyfall. Very cool project.

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Read more about the project on weburbanist

Facebook app uses passive listening

So it will now start to check – when you’re writing an update – if you’re watching or listening to something recognizable (song, tv show, movie etc.). So basically a Facebook shazam-ish thing where it can suggest if you want to add that information to your update. Could be interesting to use for tv commercials.

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