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PSFK’s Top Five Stories Of The Week

PSFK’s Top Five Stories Of The Week
Cities

On-flight hotel suites, pimped out bikes, and the visual effects of climate change on cities.

Tiffany Nesbit
  • 9 may 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.

Condom Ads Vacuum-Pack Couples Together To Demonstrate The Power Of Love

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This risque ad campaign features real-life couples vacuum sealed together in futon bags.

Airplane Offers On-Board Hotel Rooms For First Class Passengers

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Etihad Airways’s new multi-room cabins not only make your flight feel like home, but also come with a Savoy Academy trained butler.

Google Street View Offers An Apocalyptic View Of The Effect Of Climate Change
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An interactive website shows viewers what major neighborhoods would look like if ice caps melted.

Buy Restaurants’ Excess Food For Cheap

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The PareUp app shows you the inventory of your local eateries, available for purchase at discounted prices.

Pimped Out Bike Has More Built-In Tech Than Most Cars

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This bike can alert you to road closures and blocked lanes, vibrates when a car drives into your blind spot, give you directions, and more.

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Japan Wants To Make 2020 Olympic Medals From Recycled Electronic Waste

The Tokyo Games could showcase the first-ever gold, silver and bronze awards made from discarded phones and computers

Culture Today

This Small Town Has Become A Hide-and-Seek World Championship Destination

An old abandoned village in Northern Italy has become a massive playground for over one hundred competitive players

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Garmin’s New Smartwatch Is Challenging The Luxury Market

The brand adds a premium version of its popular multi-sport trainer to its accessories collection

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What Could The Highway Of The Future Look Like?

As technology for automated vehicles improves, there’s a sharper focus on building a ‘smarter’ infrastructure where they can thrive

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Plastic Wind Trees Are Bringing Sustainable Power To Residential Homes

These French-made turbines are offering a small, aesthetically pleasing approach to affordable personal energy

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Dyson’s Wi-Fi Connected Fan Purifies, Cools & Heats The Air

The new luxury home appliance aims to be an all-in-one device for the connected home

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Bringing Virtual Reality And Telepresence Robotics To E-Learning

This Learning Management System is embracing new technologies to reallocate teaching resources to where they should be going

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Brewing Company Turns Car Emissions Into Ink

Tiger Beer has created a sustainable process to transform air pollution into supplies for street art

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Space-Saving Sofa Has Extra Furniture Hidden Inside

Living in an apartment with limited space? This three-in-one bed transforms based on your needs

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Browser Extension Blocks Any Pages That Make You Unhappy

The software can detect your facial movements and prevent content that brings up negative emotions

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Reserve Your Parking Spot Before You Even Get Behind The Wheel

A new Ford app allows drivers to select and arrange for a space in a garage to be available at the end of their journey, so they can travel worry-free

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A Tiny Amount Of This Powder Could Block All The Bitterness In Food

A new substance made from mushrooms can bond with taste receptors on your tongue to overcome unpleasant flavors

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Whimsical Dental Clinic Design Aims To Calm Patient Fears

Cheerful colors and a nod to the comforts of home are design elements tactfully aimed to help people relax

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Messenger Service Only Delivers You Updates Three Times A Day

Formal is a new app designed to help people ignore the constant stream of texts from their phone and focus on what's in front of them

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