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The lovely looping GIFs of artist Andrew Ohlmann

Andrew Ohlmann makes "short animated loops and sketches and other stuff as well."<p>Here are a few of his wonderful animated looping GIFs.

21 GIFs Improved By Michael Bay-Style Explosions

Courtesy of r/Michaelbaygifs.

This "Generic Brand Video" Shows How Brands Can Get Away With Saying Absolutely Nothing In Ads

"Did we put a baby in here? What about an ethnic old man whose wrinkled smile represents the happiness and wisdom of the poor? Yep."

19 Splendid Things To Do In London For Less Than A Fiver

It's not so expensive, after all.<p>H/t to this Reddit thread.

So apparently 'Spritzing' is a thing

Designed to help you read faster by keeping your concentration on one word at a time<p>How fast is this thing really? (with concrete examples) This is …

50 Clever DIY Ways To Organize Your Entire Life

Whether you've got five minutes or an entire afternoon, you can finally get your life in order this year.

Finally, an Alternative to the Much-Hated QR Code

Marketers have been trying to make print and outdoor ads interactive for years, but despite their efforts, consumers are largely rejecting QR Codes. …

Why Curling Is Legitimately Awesome

With the Winter Olympics a mere 100 days away, it's time to jump-start your crippling case of SOCHI FEVER by appreciating the sport of stone sliding.<p>Curling became ironically popular during the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics simply because it was cool to support something that not everyone was …

This Is The Victorian Version Of The Animated GIF, And It's Pretty Trippy

These early animations have been digitized by Richard Balzer, offering an intriguing insight into the nineteenth century mind.<p>Courtesy of the Richard Balzer collection. H/t Colossal.

Boing Boing Skullcap Moleskine Pocket Journals

Did you know that Boing Boing has a variety of wonderful products? For instance, here is our Skullcap Moleskine Pocket Journal, designed by Sarina …

Beautiful Environmental Time-Lapses Created In GTA5

This is a video featuring a bunch of different time-lapses created in and around Los Santos in Grand Theft Auto V. It's really a credit to the game …

24 Reasons Your Open-Plan Office Sucks

Work in an open-plan office? You're being sold a bill of goods.

Gotham Gears Re-Imagines Batman Universe As Cyberpunk Mechs

As if the Dark Knight and his villains weren't scary enough already. Artist Justin Currie not only created a look for this universe, he was kind enough to write character bios.

20 Ingenious Solutions You Wish You'd Thought Of First

"WHY DIDN'T I THINK OF THAT?!" is the hallmark of a truly brilliant discovery.

19 Photos That Will Transport You Back To The Northeast Blackout Of 2003

Beyonce's "Crazy In Love" was the summer jam 10 years ago and oh god these photos are making me sweaty.

Only The Coolest Shark Ads

Because sharks are cooler than humans, and not just this week.

Here are a couple rings I made from coins.

You Need To Hear This Remix Of "New Slaves" Right Now

Angel Haze got bored, so she made her own version of Kanye's song, and won.<p>If you haven't yet heard of Angel Haze, you need to rectify that right away. The Detroit-raised, Brooklyn-based rapper released one of last year's best mixtapes, and is quietly destroying every rapper with her covers of …

There Are Still Hundreds Of Pirated Movies On YouTube, And They're Hiding In Plain Sight

And with millions of total views. YouTube's weird — but almost certainly legal — blind spot.<p>A friend of mine was pretty sure that Harrison Ford piloted the plane, at least for a short time, in <i>Air Force One</i>, and he wanted proof. Early searches on YouTube didn't turn anything up — searches for …

Hi, A Storytelling Platform That Creates a Narrative Map Using User Photos & Location Descriptions

Hi is a storytelling platform created by Craig Mod that aims to create a narrative map of the world. Hi users can share a sketch, which consists of a …

Tumblr Now Lets Users Make Animated GIFs With Their Webcams

Tumblr now allows users to make simple, four-frame animated GIFs with their webcams by pressing “Take a Photo” in photo posts and selecting “GIF.” …

Breathtaking: Quadrocopter Footage Of Niagara Falls

This is some beautiful footage of Niagara Falls shot with a GoPro camera mounted to a DJI Innovations Phantom quadrocopter. It's really awe …