I had the pleasure to see Tom Urban speak at The Nantucket Project yesterday. He spoke on artificial intelligence and it blew my mind. I looked him up and found this talk on procrastination. Such a talented and incredibly smart speaker.
Sony BRAVIAT commercial fills a derelict casino with 4000 glitter balloons. The is visually stunning.
Fantastic video by Bomba Estéreo – an ode to independent girls! Definitely showing this my 10 year old today!
As human beings, we get used to “the way things are” really fast. But for designers, the way things are is an opportunity … Could things be better? How? In this funny, breezy talk, Tony Fadell, the man behind the iPod and the Nest thermostat shares some of his tips for noticing — and driving — change.
Relationships are hard. But what if it’s not you or them or sex, money or even who picks up the socks. What if there is a far more primitive reason? Interesting talk by Stan Catkin.
I am virtually high-fiving Marcus Sjögren: His company got a 150 bottle juice delivery but everyone was on vacation. So he biked the city, handing out the juice bottles in exchange for a dance. Adorable!
Alain de Botton says that one of the oddest things we need in order to love is a vital ingredient known as self-love.
Now, this is a fragrance commercial that made me look. Thanks for breaking the mold, Spike Jonze.
Today would be Michael Jackson’s 58th birthday, which reminded me of Man in The Mirror, one of my favorites, and a song more timely than ever.
In this video Stuart Langfield and Marco Patricio outline the procrastination problem and some solution(s).
(via Chris Glass)
Thanks School of Life. I’ll start staring out of the window a bit more often…
The HotTug is the world’s first wood-fired hot tub that you can bathe and “sail” in. Float down a river in the middle of winter, sipping a cold drink and soaking in the steaming hot water! SO FUN!
A short video about the daily life of a NYC ice cream truck operator. Sounds like a hard job.