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Sterling’s Gold: A Fictional Mad Men Memoir
Sterling’s Gold: A Fictional Mad Men Memoir

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ThoughtBubbler: Visual Storytelling for What Matters
ThoughtBubbler: Visual Storytelling for What Matters

What a pig that can’t walk has to do with mental pollution and the DNA of kindness.

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Masters of Photography: The Story of Whisky Casks
Masters of Photography: The Story of Whisky Casks

From Spain to Scotland, or what sherry-seasoned oak has to do with transmedia storytelling.

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Google Chrome Speed Tests
Google Chrome Speed Tests

What a keytar, an electrocuted boat and an Idaho potato have to do with how fast you surf.

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DoGooder: Do Nothing, Change Everything
DoGooder: Do Nothing, Change Everything

How to bypass annoyance with slick design and serious dogoodness.

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Conversations with Mr. Lois
Conversations with Mr. Lois

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Mad Men on Wheels: Vintage Car Ads
Mad Men on Wheels: Vintage Car Ads

Babes, bumpers and Bentleys, or what Don Draper would’ve looked like on the other side of the Iron Curtain.

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Robin of Shoreditch: The 100 Brands Project
Robin of Shoreditch: The 100 Brands Project

Robinhooding Subway, or how to make those doing well do good.

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FaceSense: Mind-reading from MIT
FaceSense: Mind-reading from MIT

70’s-style mind-reading for the digital age, or why we all say one thing and mean another.

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Film Spotlight: Lemonade
Film Spotlight: Lemonade

Creativity, joblessness, and going from making a living to making a life.

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