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PSFK Top 5 Stories Of The Week

PSFK Top 5 Stories Of The Week
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IKEA makes furniture for nomadic 20 year olds, OREO 3D prints cookies made of tweets, and a fake app for drunks.

Nestor Bailly, PSFK
  • 14 march 2014

Each week we bring you the most popular and interesting posts of the past five days. Here is the current selection to give you topics to explore and share over the weekend.

IKEA Collection Targets 20-Something Urbanites Who Are Constantly Moving

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The furniture company is releasing its 8th IKEA PS collection that specifically targets young urbanites who “live in the moment” and more often than not have limited space and a need to be able to easily pack up and go when required.

Convicted Felons Create Ad Campaigns For Major Brands

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A group of creatives set out to prove that creativity can happen anywhere – even behind bars. Concepting With Convicts taps into the prison pen pal system to try to find those inmates who are interested in pursuing their creative passions.

Kit Turns Basic Printers Into Circuit Board Factories

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A Japanese company has developed special conductive ink that let people draw or print their own circuit boards. It’s great for engineers and scientists who are creating products where they often need to make quick alterations to the boards.

Oreo Vending Machine 3D-Prints Trending Flavors

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At this year’s SXSW, Oreo gave attendees the chance to indulge in 3D-printed cookies which came in a variety of different shapes and sizes as determined by Twitter.

Social Network Can Only Be Accessed When Users Are Drunk

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LIVR is a spoof lifestyle app and social network that revolves around casual drinking and access to a party community comprised of other users of the app.

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Get A Better Idea Of How You Are Wasting Your Time

The TouchTime app is trying to revolutionize personal task management by providing detailed insight on how to be more efficient

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London Telephone Box Repurposed As A Tiny Mobile Repair Shop

Tools and supplies to replace broken screens or damage are neatly stowed away in these micro-workrooms

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Conceptual Sportswear Created Out Of Futuristic Condom Material

A Dutch fashion designer is experimenting with new methods and fabrics to make high performance clothing

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Fashionable Tassel Will Ensure You Never Lose Your Valuables Again

The device is fashion meets connected tech, that will help you keep track of your belongings at all times

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Would You Wear Wool Shoes To Save The Environment?

As demand for wool shoes grows, a number of US footwear brands are heading directly to the source: the sheep pastures of New Zealand

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Self-Healing Material Is Fashioned Out Of Squid Teeth

Penn State researchers have devised a new textile that uses organic proteins

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Search Engine Turns Your Own Drawings Into Photos

This image-matching software accepts hand-made sketches instead of keywords

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Arts & Culture august 26, 2016

Illustrator Interprets The Experiences Of Blind Travelers

Artist Alby Letoy creates drawings of poignant travel memories for the visually impaired

Advertising august 26, 2016

Clickbait Titles Used For The Good Of Charity

An agency devised an unlikely campaign that uses clickbait as a positive force to drive awareness to nonprofit initiatives

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The Best In Eye-Catching Olympics Campaigns

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Editorial Roundtable: The Arrival Of The People-First Workplace

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Transforming Light Waves Into A New Art Form

An artist uses glass treated with layers of metallic coatings to create a unique installation called lightpaintings

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This Windbreaker Lets You Explore The Outdoors While Charging Your Phone

The apparel includes solar panels that allow the wearer to stay connected through the power of renewable energy

Asia august 26, 2016

The Goal Of This Game Is To Not Get Laid Off From Your Job

A hit mobile app has you working really, really hard to not get fired as you climb the corporate ladder

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Movie Critic Bot Guides Viewers Through Festival Offerings

The Toronto International Film Festival has created a Facebook Messenger chatbot to help attendants curate their schedule

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