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Here's What You Can Do With Your Eclipse Glasses Today
August 22, 2017 at 2:22 pm

Yesterday's eclipse sure was something, eh? For us in the Northeast, it was a little cloudy, but we still got a cool view of the rare phenomenon. (We'll spare you our crappy iPhone photos from the office window.) So, hopefully, you viewed…

Colorado State University Misspells 'Science' on Eclipse Glasses
August 21, 2017 at 3:11 pm

Today is the day that Americans all over the country are staring directly into the sun to see the solar eclipse. Just kidding. Hopefully, they all have protective eyewear. As we reported before, NASA made sure to warn eclipse viewers that improper protection could result in vision damage. But NASA didn't make sure to warn…

Mohawk Introduces 'A Maker’s Field Guide to Envelopes'
August 8, 2017 at 1:33 pm

Mohawk, Cohoes, N.Y., announced the release of "A Maker’s Field Guide to Envelopes," the latest in a series of comprehensive, printed guides designed to inspire and educate designers, their clients and printers on the importance of choosing the right materials for print. “The new 'Maker’s Field Guide to Envelopes' is the latest expression of Mohawk’s…

American Greetings Introduces 'Give Meaning' Campaign
May 9, 2017 at 12:45 pm

The greeting card industry is buzzing with anticipation for the quickly approaching Mother’s Day and Father’s Day holidays, but the new “Give Meaning” campaign from American Greetings, Cleveland, encourages everyone to celebrate not just holidays and occasions, but also the everyday things—people and moments in life that really matter. “Give Meaning” is a rallying cry…

Royal Mail Launches Bowie Stamps to Space
March 15, 2017 at 2:00 pm

We've been wracking our brains trying to think of the perfect Bowie/space reference to lead in here, but the options are almost too plentiful, so we're just going to give it to you straight: A set of David Bowie commemorative stamps made their way to stratosphere via helium balloon as a memorial of his death…

NY Grocery Store Commemorates Biggie's Death With Bags
March 14, 2017 at 11:53 am

It's been 20 years since Christopher "The Notorious B.I.G." Wallace, also known as Biggie or Biggie Smalls, passed away. And the grocery store he worked at in his native New York City commemorated his death by releasing limited edition paper bags last week, according to DNAinfo. The "Biggie Bags" featured the rapper's face with the…

Finnish Agency Develops Heat-Sensitive QR Code Cups
March 7, 2017 at 2:43 pm

QR codes are a good way to promote customer engagement in the digital era. But, aesthetically, a QR code could use improvement. That's just what Huhtamaki has done on its Monaco Cup. The single-use paper cup, which is…

Scientists Create Reusable, Environmentally-Friendly Paper
March 2, 2017 at 2:01 pm

Reducing waste and pollution is a priority for the science and business communities alike. You know how the mantra goes: Reduce, reuse, recycle. Saving paper, especially, is a primary concern for many businesses. Businesses can reduce paper use by going online. They can recycle when they can. Now, scientists may have just found a way…

MTA, Supreme Co-Branded MetroCards Sell Big on eBay
February 21, 2017 at 2:48 pm

The Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA), which handles New York City and the surrounding area, issued special MetroCards co-branded with Supreme, a popular street wear company. New Yorkers could buy the cards for face value, making them no more valuable than the classic yellow ones, but the highly sought-after Supreme logo has boosted the special cards'…

Paper Calendar Sales Grow in Digital Age
January 5, 2017 at 2:48 pm

We're at a point in time now that everyone has at least one electronic device that has a basic calendar, if not more advanced planning apps and organizational tools. Despite this, The New York Times reported that the…