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 hour digital detox … [Read more...]

This Glow-In-The-Dark Spray Paint By Volvo Helps Keep Cyclists Safe At Night

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Every year in the UK, over 19,000 cyclists are involved in accidents. Volvo, being an advocate of road safety, wanted to go beyond just their drivers and reach out to people who share the road with them. They collaborated with Swedish startup Albedo100 and came up with Lifepaint, a unique reflective safety spray that's invisible in the day but glows at night in the glare of car … [Read more...]

Watch How 3D Printed Prosthetics Allowed This Disabled Dog To Run Again

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Derby, a husky born with deformed front paws, was going to be euthanized or "put down" before Peace and Paws, a dog rescue group in Hillsborough, New Hampshire, took him in. Derby's life changed majorly after a lady named Tara Anderson fostered him. Tara happened to be the director at 3D Systems, a US-based company that specializes in 3D design-to-manufacturing solutions. Her … [Read more...]

Shirt Store Uses Drones To Display Collection In Crazy Marketing Stunt

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Brazilian shirt store Camisaria Colombo used drone-based advertising (or 'drone-vertising') to display its Black Friday collection in Sao Paulo's business district, Vila Olimpia. The objective was to reach executives who stay in the office for long hours and inform them about special offers available on Black Friday at the Colombo shirt store. Check it out in action below. … [Read more...]