In place of the usual Internet advertisements, Post-Its harnessed the power of tracking cookies to set your custom notes onto your webpages
Post-Its have recently gone digital with the introduction of a new script that turns pesky cookies-fed advertisements into our favorite sticky notes. Manipulating the irritating retargeting technology to its advantage, 3M—the company behind Post-Its—turned weakness to strength by placing an interactive spin on banner ads.
Through Listerine's Smile Detector app, those who can't see smiles can listen or feel them instead
Listerine’s latest campaign enlisted an app that can detect smiles using the smartphone camera. Although smile-detection isn’t exactly a breakthrough, this one uses machine vision to let the blind “feel” when someone in their field of vision flashes their pearly whites.
To address blood shortage in Romania, the Untold Festival offered free one day tickets in exchange for plasma
Concert and music festival tickets can be worth an arm and a leg depending on the many high profile artists attending. The high cost typically keeps the more cash-strapped music lovers from the festivities. However, for the Untold Festival in Transylvania, entrance to the event will only cost you some blood.
Boast your make-believe summer vacation with KFC Romania's Fakation campaign
Summer has arrived in Romania, but not everyone is gearing up for a summer adventure. However, KFC is offering its customers with a unique summer experience, one that will also make your social media accounts summer-ready. KFC Romania’s Fakation campaign allows customers to take photos of tray liners as if they are vacationing in these famous tourist spots.
ASSET is a one-of-a-kind dining experience with a menu inspired by QuickBooks Online Accountant's timesaving features
Intuit, the company behind the QuickBooks accounting software, hosted a unique dining experience in San Francisco and Los Angeles this month. ASSET was an accountants-only pop-up restaurant welcoming approximately 500 QuickBooks Online Accountant subscribers.
Khan Academy now features a free online resource exploring the academic concepts behind Pixar Animation Studios' creative process
A new collaboration between Khan Academy and Pixar Animation Studios has launched to give people a free resource to learn about the studio’s creative process. Pixar in a Box is a set of online academic tools, sponsored by Disney, that includes video lessons, interactive exercises and hands-on activities.
Hyundai Gala's smoking and non-smoking lanes celebrate National Day Against Tobacco and hope to nudge smokers to quit
Is it really possible to put smoking and non-smoking lanes on public sidewalks? Hyundai Gala from Brazil celebrated the National Day Against Tobacco with this creative idea.
Hellmann’s has developed a new bottle that helps squeeze the most mayo out as possible
Unknowingly, America has a mayonnaise problem. With the arrival of squeezable mayo bottles came the frustration and annoyance of shaking and banging a bottle to get the last of the mayo out. But Hellmann’s seeks to eradicate this so-called “mayonnaise crisis” with a bottle designed to eliminate both waste and frustration.
As an alternative to meditation, The Rage Room at Battle Sports facility in Toronto will let you rent protective gear and break things in peace
When everything is going wrong, and stress is piling high, the Rage Room in a Toronto sports facility might be just what you need: a safe space to let out your anger and smash things into pieces.
Art Director Hedvig Astrom Kushner creates fun and healthy smoothie recipes based on Pantone color swatches
The Pantone Matching System is no longer just used in the printing industry or home interior. Pantone’s massive list of colors has also inspired the colors of fruit smoothies. Hedvig Astrom Kushner’s Pantone Smoothies is a series of color-coded smoothies based on mixing fruits to arrive at a specific Pantone color.
While it's not Barbie's house, Trulia has put a real-world real estate value on global toy manufacturer's Playmobil Modern Luxury Mansion
Real estate website Trulia is expanding the remit of its listings, with its latest valuation: a toy mansion by Playmobil. It estimates that the latest product from the global toy manufacturer would be worth $6 million…if it was located in Malibu and was sized for humans.
To promote its ZPump shoes, Reebok Korea encouraged moviegoers to don a pair so as to keep their movie buffering
Getting off the couch while watching a movie has always required a bit of a push, but a recent Reebok Korea program has literally given the idea some legs. In April, citizens in a Seoul cineplex Seoul were given a surprise when their movie began to buffer. The lights shot down and below a treadmill featuring Reebok’s ZPump shoes.