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Lunar Taps Interns To Help Make Dating Less Awful

The design studio puts its interns to work tackling one of the world’s greatest challenges: improving the awkward horribleness that is dating.<p>Tis the season to be reminded of the painful horror that is dating, right? In a world where most of us have to resort to a superficial swipe on Tinder, a …

Amazing Kinetic Doors Unfold Like Origami

You’re about to realize just how boring every door you’ve ever seen really is.<p>Vienna-based artist Klemens Torggler designs doors, except they don’t feel like doors. They don’t swing open or shut. Instead, you tickle them and they unfold. Part sculpture, part origami, Torggler’s doors seem less like …

The Smart Logic Of Chat’s Annoying Typing Indicator

One of the typing indicator’s original designers defends his invention (and he’s pretty convincing).<p>Among the more awkward features of online chatting is the little bubble that tells you when someone is typing. It can make typers feel weirdly exposed and rushed, like someone’s waiting for you to …

Geometric Sandcastles from Calvin Seibert | Colossal

<p>New York-based sandcastle artist Calvin Seibert (previously) just returned from a 10-day trip to Hawaii where he completed a number of his abstract, …

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