LOL: Things You Should Never Say To Creative Agency Employees

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Agency employees get a fair share of cliché feedback from clients, co-workers and everyone else. In an interesting exercise, Adweek asked veterans from the industry to share the most annoying comments they get to hear on a daily basis. Here's what they had to say. … Check it out ▸

These Awesome Post-it Banners Can Be Used As Sticky Notes While You Surf Websites

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You might have come across those 'stalking' banner ads that follow you around on every website, showing products and deals that you might have searched for previously. Post-it® decided to use this behavioural retargeting technology (yes, that's what it's called) for something that you purposely stick in front of your eyes - reminders. Using cookies and … Check it out ▸

How Cool Are These “Workout Billboards” By Powerade Sports Drink?

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Powerade, the Coca-Cola-owned sports drink, came up with these cool "Workout Billboards" that not only advertise their products but also double as training machines. Three kinds of displays were used: a lat machine, a punching machine and a climbing wall that scrolls. Check them out in action below. … Check it out ▸

17 Amazing 3D Graffiti Artworks That Look Like They’re Floating In Mid-Air

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Portuguese street artist Sergio Odeith creates anamorphic 3D graffiti art that, from a certain angle, looks like it's floating in mid-air. His work has been showcased at the Museum of Public Art (Louisiana), Brazilian Museum for Sculpture (São Paulo) and Meeting of Styles (Alemanha), to name a few. Odeith has also created large scale murals for enterprises … Check it out ▸

27 Heartbreaking Photos That’ll Make You Realise What We’ve Done To Our Environment

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Did you know: The human population on our planet has grown more in the last 50 years than it did in the previous four million years. Everyday, enough trash is produced in the US to equal the weight of the Empire State Building. At least 50 million acres of rainforest are lost every year. That's more than the size of England, Scotland and Wales combined. As … Check it out ▸

9 Cool Posters That Show The Differences Between Adobe Illustrator And Photoshop

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Chennai-based designer M.A. Kather has created a cool series of minimalist posters that explain the differences between Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop. The intent of this comparison is to show the process and purpose of each program, not to prove which one is better (because they both have different uses). Check out the series below. … Check it out ▸

27 Funny But Thought-Provoking Images Of How Smartphones Have Taken Over Our Lives

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A few days back, we came across a poster that had a beautiful picture of a beach with a headline that said "Can you give up your phone, TV and computer for 24 hours?" This sparked an interesting debate here at DS. Most of us agreed that no TV for 24 hours wouldn't be a problem. No computer? Manageable on a non-working day. But any plans to carry out this 24 … Check it out ▸

In This Mall, Holograms Of Disabled People Appear If You Try To Park In Their Space

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More than 30% of the drivers in Russia take disabled parking spaces without caring about the signs on the ground. Dislife, a Russian non-profit organisation, came up with a powerful campaign to stop this inconsiderate behaviour. They installed projections of a real disabled person that popped up every time a non-disabled driver tried to park in their space. … Check it out ▸

Beer Company Replaces Rugby Players’ Missing Teeth With Implants That Can Open Bottles

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Ogilvy Argentina has come up with a crazy campaign for Salta beer. Rugby players who lost their teeth on the field can now get implants for free. But Salta wanted to make it even more special for these brave athletes who gave everything for their team. They developed a unique dental implant, a specially designed tooth that can open beer bottles. Watch the … Check it out ▸

20 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You To Succeed

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We all need a dose of motivation from time to time and today we have 20 successful and iconic figures to deliver it to you. This wonderful infographic from Success Story shares inspiring quotes from Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Richard Branson, Aristotle, Nelson Mandela and more. … Check it out ▸

JPEG, GIF or PNG? Which File Format Should You Use When Saving Images

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When saving images for web, it's crucial to know which file format to use - JPEG, GIF or PNG? Using the wrong format makes images blurry, increases file size and page loading time, which not only affects user experience but is bad for SEO as well. This handy infographic by WhoIsHostingThis.com acts as an excellent reference guide when it comes to selecting … Check it out ▸

14 Habits Of Exceptionally Likeable People (Infographic)

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Having a charismatic personality is as important as talent and hard work when it comes to achieving professional success. In every office, there are those who are liked by one and all and those who are despised. Business Insider has come up with a great infographic that lists 14 habits of exceptionally likeable people. Needless to say, these tips apply as … Check it out ▸

Anti-Litter Campaign From Ogilvy HK Uses DNA To Identify Offenders And Shame Them

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Littering is an epidemic in Hong Kong with more than 16,000 tons of waste being dumped in public spaces every day. In an effort to clean up the city and change people's attitudes towards littering, a city-wide campaign titled 'The Face of Litter' has been launched by the Hong Kong Cleanup Challenge and agency Ogilvy & Mather. They've roped in DNA … Check it out ▸

46 Famous Movie Scenes Before And After Special Effects

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Back in the day, filmmakers used matte paintings, miniature models and trick photography to achieve impossible looking cinematic effects. Today, Hollywood has nearly perfected the art and application of computer-generated imagery (CGI) in movies and TV shows. In fact, most film scenes that you think are filmed in spectacular locations are actually CGI … Check it out ▸

Most People Just Walked By, But Those Who Stopped, Were Rewarded For Their Good Deed

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Turkish water pump manufacturer Standart Pompa (Standard Pump) wanted to raise awareness and draw attention to the protection of water resources. On World Water Day, 22 March, they tried out a little social experiment. They designed a custom fountain and placed it in the middle of Bağdat Street. They turned it on and let the water run, waiting for one of the … Check it out ▸