Flip-Book Business Cards Are an Incredibly Tedious Way To Promote…

Handing someone a well-designed business card that's clever, even humorous, is a great way to promote yourself. But handing someone a giant poster and asking them to slice it up into 100 cards to create a flip-book animation? That all but guarantees you a spot on the unemployment line. » 5/19/12 4:00pm 5/19/12 4:00pm

Watch the Best Use of 600 Balloons Since Up

It may be the best thing to happen at MTV since Jesse Camp crawled back into whatever moldy hemp lair he came from: a video that tells a weird little tale about Slash and Ozzy Osbourne, by popping roughly 10 illustrated balloons per second. » 5/06/11 6:00am 5/06/11 6:00am

Watch This Roadside Become a Battling Robot Spider Flipbook

No CGI. No green screen. Just some deft camera work, 760 frames of animation, and a speeding Subaru. That's how you turn a stretch of road into the world's biggest, robot spiderest flipbook. And here's how they did it: » 11/03/10 9:00pm 11/03/10 9:00pm

There Is a Rainbow in My Hands

And a party in my pants. I still have to find my pink unicorns, though. Till then, I will keep flipping this book, which makes a rainbow to appear floating in the air, without the aid of any funky pills. » 3/01/10 8:00pm 3/01/10 8:00pm

Asus Will Actually Produce their Best Concepts

If you hadn't noticed, we wrote about Asus a lot last week. The company was showing off some interesting concepts at the tradeshow CeBIT—concepts that Asus has just announced will actually be produced. » 3/09/09 10:00am 3/09/09 10:00am

Giant Polaroid Flipbook Machine Holds 987 'Roids, Plays Your Short Film

Can it get any more adorably indie than a short film portrayed on 987 Polaroids that display flipbook-style on a giant drum inside a machine called the "Process Enacted Mutoscope"? I'm thinking no. The rig is pretty cool, though-letting you control the speed of playback frame-by-frame, as you can see in the video that… » 9/08/08 11:30am 9/08/08 11:30am