If you have trouble reading this email, please visit our site.PSFK.COMBRANDINGCULTUREDESIGNENVIRONMENTMEDIAWEB/TECHAUGUST 26, 2010(Pic) Google Phone BoothAs a promotion for the company's VOIP service, they will be placing a number of British-style phone booths at colleges and airports around the US. • A Different Kind Of Vinyl HeirloomAnd Vinyly offers a unique way to preserve the memory of the deceased. • Beauty By Design: An Industry Leader Rethinks Its PackageProcter & Gamble unveils a new, 100% recyclable sugarcane-based packaging • Gameification, Goals And PlayDan Hon looks at points, badges and what really makes a game in a new essay. • (Pics) PSFK SALON CHICAGOBefore an audience of about hundred readers, PSFK presented speakers from organizations including Threadless, the Post Family and Edelman. • Dinevore: Social Networking Meets Restaurant RankingA new site ranks eating establishments based on reviews by critics and customers. • Are The Days Of Reading Books Over?Watching modern behavior patterns, it could be easy to infer that long-form books are going extinct. • The Problem With Nonstop Screen TimeNew research highlights potential downsides to fiddling with digital devices while exercising or relaxing. • (Video) The Majestic Plastic BagA witty mock-nature documentary produced by nonprofit organization Heal the Bay aims to bring attention to a proposed law in California that would ban plastic shopping bags. • PSFK CONFERENCE LONDON: Speaker Katrin Baumgarten On Re-Humanising Interaction DesignRecent Royal College of Art graduate discusses how paradoxical emotions can be harnessed for creative design. • Tapi Transforms Faucets Into Drinking FountainsA cleverly designed rubber widget allows drinking water without touching the tap. • Mindapples For Mental HealthUK social group shares skills to promote mental health. • (Headlines) Shopping Fever In China, Collective Solar Power & Kids On PlanesPSFK curates a daily selection of relevant and noteworthy news headlines from around the world. • Deprogrammed Architecture and Spontaneous SpacesAugmented City is a conceptual architecture project that envisions a metropolis awash in augmented reality. • (Pic) Your Resolution Will Bring Us VictoryAnother poster from the British Ministry of Informations 'Keep Calm & Carry On' series. • Monocolumn: Stopping Peeing In PublicOfficials in New Delhi hope a series of new "five-star" luxury public toilets will help tackle the problem of public urination. • Time Furniture By Su-Jin ParkA Korean designer embeds classically styled furniture inside more modern variations. • The Uses And Perils Of Facial RecognitionSoftware that can recognize people in photos on the Internet has received mixed reviews from experts and organizations. • Meta Mapa: Hand Maps Drawn By LocalsInformal but useful maps that helps visitors navigate new areas. • Proposals For The Fourth PlinthA giant cake, an overly-adorned soldier on his steed, a blue cockerel (rooster) or a church organ connected to an ATM may be added to Trafalgar Square next year. • Levi's Branded Art InstallationThe company's community presence expands in San Francisco as part of the 'We Are All Workers' campaign. • The World's First Private Rocket To Launch A Human Into SpaceA privately funded project prepares to launch an amateur astronaut 93 miles above the Earth. • Samsung Zipel: An All-In-One Home ApplianceAn multi-functional device combines a microwave, traditional oven and a steamer. • Will Trader Joe's Continue To Act Small?...or will its growth force it to act less like a neighborhood store - and more like a large corporation? • Creative Inspiration From The Behance Network XXXXVBehance is a company that organizes the creative world to make ideas happen. Creative thinkers – the people with the most ideas – often struggle the most with organization and productivity. Behance aims to change that. • More Recent ArticlesA Green HighwayBBC Dimensions: Bringing A Human Scale To HistoryToward A Sustainable AgencyThe Importance Of SurpriseJobs We Love PSFK.com is the go to source for new ideas for tens of thousands of creative professionals each day. We aim to inspires our readers, guests and clients to make things better. Our events and trends research and innovationconsultancy also provide new inspiration too.About PSFKReach thousands of forward-thinking readers every day. Advertise hereVisit PSFK About PSFK Forward Subscribe Advertise ContactCopyright © 2010 PSFK. All Rights Reserved. 466 Broome St, 2nd Floor, New York NY 10013 USA
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