Best Excuse for a Late Package Ever (Updated)

We've all received weird "shipping-delayed" notifications. Usually they're something inane like "address does not exist" even though you're standing right there. The one I got just now from UPS, however, is rather special. I'm sorry, did you say train derailment!? » 7/20/12 1:40pm 7/20/12 1:40pm

Get the Thoughtfulness of Snail Mail With None of the Effort

Some folks can't embrace this digital world. They cling to snail mail and painstakingly write letters that most netizens don't have the attention span to read, never mind respond. Don't ignore these dinosaurs, use Snail Mail My Email instead. » 7/19/11 8:41pm 7/19/11 8:41pm

What a Package Hears as It Travels Across Europe

What's does being shipped sound like? A student at the Royal College of Art in London shoved a dictaphone inside a parcel and sent it off to Helsinki to find out. Here, charmingly animated, is what it heard. [Motherboard.tv] » 9/22/10 12:40pm 9/22/10 12:40pm