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Hollywood Hustling Infographics
Hollywood Hustling Infographics
Allmand Law Reveals How Cinemas Evade High Costs in Movie Making
The film industry is one big money-making hot spot, and Allmand Law, a company that helps individuals evade bankruptcy, reveals how the job’s done behind Hollywood’s closed doors. Back... MORE
Animal Advice Charts
Animal Advice Charts
This Pet Infographic Shows the Best Choices for Those Living in Tight Spaces
Having rather large pets in small spaces can be an inconvenience, but this pet infographic provides tips on which creature will best suit your needs at home. Dogs are the most popular pets, and... MORE
Transport-Savvy Braille Watches
Transport-Savvy Braille Watches
'Metro Dot' Helps the Visually Impaired Ride the Subway with Ease
It’s not very easy for the visually impaired to get around using the subway, but the ‘Metro Dot’ design is a high-tech device that will help people use the transportation system... MORE
Lifesaving Urine-Based Tips
Lifesaving Urine-Based Tips
Instructional Survival Video Shows How to Build a Fire With One's Pee
For most people, urine is considered a gross human waste but in this instructional survival video by The King of Random, people are shown how one’s pee can be used to build a fire. When there&... MORE
Deceiving Urine Sample Treats
Deceiving Urine Sample Treats
Candy Warehouse Offers a Mouth-Watering Pour of Sour Liquid Candy
Candy Warehouse is offering the Tower of Sour Liquid Candy Urine Samples and it’s the ultimate prankster item to own. This five-pack sour candy comes in a liquid form and even though the... MORE
Booze Bag Underwear
Booze Bag Underwear
The Freedom Flask Allows Users to Drink Alcohol Where Ever They Choose
The Freedom Flask is a modern flask designed to be worn as a pair of underwear. It’s made so that people can fill up a bag with alcohol, strap it to their waist and be worn discreetly.... MORE
Illuminating Intergalactic Illustrations
Illuminating Intergalactic Illustrations
Nebulae by Fabian Oefner are Photographs Made from Lamps
These timeless illustrations that look like a chromatic shot of outer space are actually made from simple home items and the series is entitled Nebulae by Fabian Oefner. Oefner is a Zurich-based... MORE
Discreet Chewable Toothbrushes
Discreet Chewable Toothbrushes
Rolly Brush is the Modern Portable Teeth Cleaner
The worst thing to forget in the morning is brushing your teeth, but it’s not as bad when you have the Rolly Brush, a portable and modern toothbrush that cleans when chewed. It’s... MORE
Tragically Hilarious Toddler Pranks
Tragically Hilarious Toddler Pranks
Jack Vale Tricks Pedestrians With a Mask Inside Baby Carriage
There’s nothing better than getting a good laugh out of a prank and the notorious prankster Jack Vale knows just how to do it. In order to trick pedestrians, Vale places a creepy mask of an... MORE
Fiercely Spiked Seats
Fiercely Spiked Seats
The Icicle Chair by Ali Alavi is Whip of Avant-Garde Furniture Design
The Icicle Chair by Ali Alavi is definitely the type of furniture that’ll whip up a conversation with anyone. This blast of gothic chic and wintery style chair is eye-catching and looks... MORE
Multifaceted Timepieces
Multifaceted Timepieces
Alp Germaner Designs the Chrono Watch That Offers a Variety of Functions
Nowadays, some people would say that a cell phone replaces a watch but designer Alp Germaner has created a timepiece that will definitely make people think otherwise. It’s the Chrono Watch... MORE
Wicked Watermelon Dragon Creations
Wicked Watermelon Dragon Creations
Shawn Freeney Carves a Sculpture Made Entirely From Fruit
Watermelons are usually gobbled down on hot summer days but artist Shawn Freeney has instead created a mouth-watering dragon sculpture made entirely from 14 watermelons and two Fiji pineapples.... MORE
Wooden Marble-Based Melodies
Wooden Marble-Based Melodies
Tinka Tune Allows Children to Compose Their Own Music
Phil So is the designer behind Tinka Tune, a musical toy that’s made with low-technology and built with wood. Unlike other musical toys that come in once piece, the Tinka Tune allow users to... MORE
Geeky Chic Skirts
Geeky Chic Skirts
Ashley Mertz Mixes Intergalactic and Comic Patterns With Fashion
These geeky skirts by Ashley Mertz may not be considered haute couture style but they are definitely a fun spin-off of everyday fashion. The imprints are made up of characters from Star Trek, New... MORE
Tear-Inducing Insurance Reels
Tear-Inducing Insurance Reels
Thai Life Creates a Short Film About How Precious the World Can Be
This Thai Life insurance video is a short film that’s bound to make you feel the blues and want to cry. To demonstrate how precious life is, Thai Life showcases this reel that’s a... MORE
Candid Credit Card Campaigns
Candid Credit Card Campaigns
NAB Shows its Good Nature by Rewarding People for Their Honesty
Everybody loses their possessions at times, and in this prank credit card company NAB shows that honesty shouldn’t go unnoticed. Outside a shopping center in Australia, a pair of sunglasses... MORE
Foldable Docking Stations
Foldable Docking Stations
The Viva Speakers are Perfect Travel Companions
When the art of origami met metal, out came Jang Se-Chan’s cleverly crafted Viva Speakers, a portable docking system that can be folded. It’s portable and doesn’t require any... MORE
Squiggly Line Time Tellers
Squiggly Line Time Tellers
Kisai Online is a Watch Read with a Secret Code
If Tron were to advertise for a watch, the Kisai Online would definitely be it. The Kisai Online was once only a concept designed by Sam Jerichow, a German fan and submitter to Tokyoflash. This... MORE
Scrumptious Meat Stuffed Sweets
Scrumptious Meat Stuffed Sweets
The BBQ Pulled Pork Cupcake is Filled With Savory Goodness
Cupcakes are usually catered to those with a sweet tooth but the BBQ Pulled Pork Cupcake is ideal for those whose taste buds are waiting for something savory and scrumptious. The treat is made... MORE
Sensual Flavored Tattoos
Sensual Flavored Tattoos
Juicy Lickers are Temporary Ink Stamps That Come in a Variety of Flavors
The scratch and smell stickers in people’s childhood days now have a naughty adult version that comes in the form of a temporary tattoo that’s made to lick. Juicy Lickers come in a... MORE
Arboreal-Inspired Ball Nets
Arboreal-Inspired Ball Nets
Basket Tree is a Playful Arena That Takes the Form of a Tree
The Basket Tree is designed by A/LTA Architects and it’s a basketball net that takes inspiration from a tree. It’s a clever design and it looks as if a tree and a basketball net came... MORE
Compact Camouflaged Guns
Compact Camouflaged Guns
The Henry U.S. Survival Ar-7 Rifle is Easy to Carry And Use
Rifles are usually long and big but the Henry U.S. Survival Ar-7 Rifle is a compact gun that can be assembled and dismantled in no time. This killer machine can be packed into a small container... MORE
Fantastically Flat Facebook Phones
Fantastically Flat Facebook Phones
This Concept by Michal Bonikowski Gets a Lot of 'Likes'
As cell phones become more adaptable to avid social media users, there’s no reason why industrial electronics designer Michal Bonikowski would not create this latest Facebook phone concept.... MORE
Fatal Death Statistics
Fatal Death Statistics
The Cardiac Arrest Infographic Highlights Heart Problems
This cardiac arrest infographic shows how important it is to take care of one’s body. The heart is one of the most sensitive organs in the body, and once it’s messed with, it’s... MORE
Elevator Information Charts
Elevator Information Charts
The Skyscraper Lifts Infographic Reveals Mechanics
Elevators are something used on a daily basis, but people never really stop to think about the mechanics behind this fascinating machine, as revealed in the Skyscraper Lifts infographic. Created... MORE
Gender Driving Comparison Charts
Gender Driving Comparison Charts
Creditplus Cars Makes an Infographic on the Battle of the Sexes
This infographic by Creditplus Cars compares male and female drivers. There are three tests in this infographic that determine whether or not males or females are better drivers. The first... MORE
Illusory Levitating Cups
Illusory Levitating Cups
The Floating Mug Appears to Hold in Mid-Air
The Floating Mug is a brilliant cup innovation that will put an end to table stains. It was created by Tigere Chiriga, who took inspiration from a banana holder. Chiriga is a big tea drinker, and... MORE
Human Vices Charts
Human Vices Charts
The Seven Deadly Sins Infographic Reveals the Worst Characteristics to Have
This seven deadly sins infographic reveals the worst characteristics a person can have. In this infographic created by Become Career, the inner qualities everyone deals with is explored with in-... MORE
Saxophone Prankster Apps
Saxophone Prankster Apps
The Sexy Sax Man is Now Available on iOS Devices for Fans
The Sexy Sax Man is notorious for going into random places and blaring sounds from his instrument. There’s now an app so fans can keep track of this seductive mullet-wearing Internet... MORE
Talking Teddy Bear Installations
Talking Teddy Bear Installations
'T,ED' by Sean Hathaway is an Installation About Human Emotions
Sean Hathaway has created a room of 80 Teddy Ruxpin dolls that spew out real human emotions. Entitled ‘T,ED’ for “Transformations, Emotional Deconstruction,” Hathaway has... MORE
Skateboarding Denim Pants
Skateboarding Denim Pants
The Levi's X Nike 511 Skateboarding Jean Allows for More Flexibility
Denim is not the best choice of material when it comes to activities such as skateboarding, but the Levi’s x Nike 511 Skateboarding Jean is a stretchable trouser that’ll feel like a... MORE
Solar-Powered Concerts
Solar-Powered Concerts
Sun Boxes by Craig Colorusso is a Sound Installation Powered by the Sun
Sun Boxes by Craig Colorusso is an ambient sound installation that’s comprised of 20 speakers equipped with solar-power technology. Each box plays a different loop of guitar notes and... MORE
Adaptable Wheelchair Carriages
Adaptable Wheelchair Carriages
Cursum Stroller Makes It Easy for Parents to Be With Toddlers
The Cursum Stroller is a design by Cindy Sjöblom who’s created a wheelchair that’s connected to a baby stroller. During the first few years of a new born’s life, it’s... MORE
Mind Control Levitation Stunts
Mind Control Levitation Stunts
The Ascent by Yehuda Duenyas Allows People to Float With Thoughts
The Ascent by Yehuda Duyaens is a live action participatory theatrical ride experience that involves mind control and levitation. Participants are hooked onto a harness and equipped with a... MORE
Pedestrian Tripping Compilations
Pedestrian Tripping Compilations
Dean Peterson Makes a Short Film About an Accident Prone Subway
It’s stunning to see what a camera and a little investigation can do as is shown in a video created by Brooklyn-based filmmaker Dean Peterson. The subway that Peterson uses everyday is... MORE
Urban Apartment Gardens
Urban Apartment Gardens
The Auxano Makes Plant Life Possible for City Dwellers Lacking Space
The Auxano by Philip Houiellebecq is a hanging garden designed for urban dwellers who want to grow produce but have limited space. It’s a bittersweet situation when it comes to living in a... MORE

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Search Engine Shades
Search Engine Shades
Google Glasses Put the Web in Front of Your Eyeballs
Rumor has it that Google is in the process of developing a new product: Google glasses. The product is a pair of electronic glasses that can stream information directly to the eyes of its users. It may… MORE
Transport-Savvy Braille Watches
Transport-Savvy Braille Watches
'Metro Dot' Helps the Visually Impaired Ride the Subway with Ease
It’s not very easy for the visually impaired to get around using the subway, but the ‘Metro Dot’ design is a high-tech device that will help people use the transportation system... MORE
Deceiving Urine Sample Treats
Deceiving Urine Sample Treats
Candy Warehouse Offers a Mouth-Watering Pour of Sour Liquid Candy
Candy Warehouse is offering the Tower of Sour Liquid Candy Urine Samples and it’s the ultimate prankster item to own. This five-pack sour candy comes in a liquid form and even though the... MORE
Dexterous Discreet Dwellings
Dexterous Discreet Dwellings
The IKM House by Urban Architecture Office Makes City Homes
The IKM House by Japanese firm Urban Architecture Office is a discreet home in a bustling city. Privacy is one factor taken into account when purchasing a house, but it’s not always... MORE
Tick Tock Furniture
Tick Tock Furniture
Times Series is a Collection of House Items Meant to be Treated like a Person
Through the years, people throw out their old furniture and find ways to get new pieces, but that’s not a sentiment that the Time Series furniture sets would agree with. This brilliant... MORE
Ugandan-Made Ethical Tees
Ugandan-Made Ethical Tees
'Forgotten Shirts' Supplies Style, Meaningful Work and a Chance to Live
If you have buying power, style yourself up by supporting Forgotten Shirts. Established in 2009, Forgotten Shirts supplies fair trade t-shirts, which in turn helps the people of Uganda and Congo to... MORE
Whimsical Willy Wonka Songs
Whimsical Willy Wonka Songs
Srslysirius Creates a Catchy Tune from the Popular 1971 Film
SrslySirius is known for writing playful satirical songs and parodies that take form from old films and videos. In this music video, SrslySirius plays with a scene from the popular 1971 film,... MORE
Fatal Ice Fall Charts
Fatal Ice Fall Charts
This Tablet Infographic Shows the Correct Way to Walk on Slippery Surfaces
This Tablet infographic shows people how to properly walk on ice to avoid a frigidly fatal fall. Shoveling snow in the winter is a tiring task but it must be done to avoid slipping on ice that... MORE
Meme-Based Abuse Videos
Meme-Based Abuse Videos
Sh*t Kids Say Draws from Popular Clips But Has an Important
‘Sh*t Kids Say’ is based on the popular online meme, ‘Sh*t Girls Say,’ but this time, it’s not as funny. NSPCC, a UK-based organization that strives to end cruelty to children,... MORE
Work Environment Graphs
Work Environment Graphs
The Workplace Wellness Infographic Shows Details on How to Improve Jobs
This Workplace Wellness infographic designed by ‘Intuit’ holds the essential information needed to make any work environment productive and successful. It doesn’t make sense to... MORE
Rad Red Dye Clothing
Rad Red Dye Clothing
'Rood' by rENs Makes Blood Hues Drip with Style
‘Rood’ by rENs is making a bloody statement. The days when tie-dye designs were so in is now coming back, only this time without the whacky psychedelic rainbows. Eindhoven-based firm... MORE
Chromatic Cloud Clusters
Chromatic Cloud Clusters
'Nebula Humilis' by Lola Guerrera Makes Dust a Work of Art
Nebula Humilis by Lola Guerrera is a photo series of colorful smoke slithering through crevices of an arid Mexico desert. Spanish photographer Guerrera captures clusters of colorful smoke pluming... MORE
Social Media Smartphone Concepts
Social Media Smartphone Concepts
The Facebook Phone Enters the Market With a Blue Bang
Recently ushered into the smartphone market is the Facebook phone. Albeit the mixed reviews, the Facebook phone has entered the market and joined its previous predecessors in the world of cell phones.... MORE
Beaming Bubble Lamps
Beaming Bubble Lamps
The 'Surface Tension Lamp' by Front is a Shape-Changing Fixture
The ‘Surface Tension Lamp’ is a sleek, bubble-blowing light fixture that will never have one set shape; it was designed by Swedish design group Front for Booo! Studio. For Milan Design... MORE