Why ads will never look the same again

Social media inevitably goes in phases – a new toy or campaign comes out and everyone wants to get in on the fun. We’re seeing this at the moment and there’s also a new trend out there – content that you can play with (commonly known as interactive content). While certainly not new, it is … 


New Messaging Service from Facebook

Facebook’s much-hyped email service is here. But it’s most definitely not the epic Gmail rival that some tech fanatics were hoping for. In fact, it’s more of a reboot of the entire Messages offering on the social network, allowing you to access Chat, Email and text messages all in one place.


How To: Extract MP3 From YouTube

With the help of my sister, I came across this awesome online application for converting YouTube flash video to MP3 audio. This service is fast, free, and requires no signup. All you need is a YouTube URL, and their software will transfer the video to their server, extract the MP3, and then will give you … 


Mozilla Launches a New Way to Share Links

For webmasters and web surfers alike, seeing a row of a half-dozen “share this” buttons above or below every piece of web content can be both visually distracting and confusing to the user. Many companies are building work-arounds for this common interaction design problem of the digital age, and Mozilla has just thrown its hat … 


Fantastic Packaging

During my daily search of all things design, I stumbled upon awesomepackaging where they had published these brilliant examples of how good photography can be exploited to create great packaging. These bottle designs were for Cesura Tea and were designed by Heather Lee. I really love them, such a simple idea, but hugely effective visually.


Hasbro my3D will make your iPhone 3D

Soon you’ll be able to give your iPhone or iPod Touch the 3D treatment, using the Hasbro my3D alongside downloaded 3D apps (that are beginning to surface on the App Store). These will turn your apple devices into a 21st century Viewmaster.