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.
“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…
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.
via Illustration Age