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eBay wants to put interactive mirrors in dressing rooms

To reach the brick-and-mortar world, eBay is turning to interactive mirrors. Because shopping wasn’t stressful enough before the mirrors started talking to you.

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Facebook’s new Rooms app brings bite-sized forums to your iPhone

“We’re not trying to build the next Snapchat — we’re trying to build the next WordPress.”

These aren’t the words you expect to hear from the guy building Facebook’s next big app. Facebook has spent the last two years cloning Snapchat, trying to buy Snapchat, and eventually creating a pseudo-Snapchat. None of these plans have worked, so now it’s building… a blogging platform?

Not exactly. Today, Facebook is launching Rooms, an iPhone app that lets you create tiny message boards for posting text, photos, and videos. In each room you can create your own username and identity, and post or comment with friends or strangers about anything from minimalist furniture to Kendama or Destiny. Like on conventional message boards, you can set…

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Ace Hotel NYC’s Artists-in-Residence Sleep / Walk: Four rooms turned into studios for work to be debuted during Fashion Week

Ace Hotel NYC's Artists-in-Residence Sleep / Walk


For weeks before opening its doors in 2009, the Ace Hotel New York was filled with artists-in-residence and walls were being graced with the work they’d leave—all of which still stands today. Visionary founder Alex…

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Art Basel 2014: 14 Rooms: Each room features fascinating and immersive performance pieces by Roman Ondák, Marina Abramović and more

Art Basel 2014: 14 Rooms


One of the highlights of Art Basel 2014 is an exhibition neatly tucked behind the main halls in a smaller gallery. “14 Rooms” is curated…

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Mike Ellis: Rooms For Rent Illustration Series

Love this illustration series by Mike Ellis. Entitled Room For Rent, the illustrations were created as part of an experiential installation show where each lived inside an illustrated, three-dimensional dollhouse. The piece also used multicolor LEDs to allow the viewer to catch a glimpse of things that may not be exposed under normal circumstances.

Mike Ellis: Room for Rent / on Design Work Life

Mike Ellis: Room for Rent / on Design Work Life

Mike Ellis: Room for Rent / on Design Work Life

Mike Ellis: Room for Rent / on Design Work Life

Mike Ellis: Room for Rent / on Design Work Life

Mike Ellis Room for Rent / on Design Work Life

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IV Decals by Little Love Medical: Bright designs spruce up stark hospital rooms

IV Decals by Little Love Medical


Inspired by her volunteer work at the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, designer Ashley Ludwin began dreaming of ways she could brighten up the wards and make sterile medical equipment look a little less intimidating. Last year she decided to focus her talent…

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