Posts from the PPT/ cool decks Category

The border between our physical world and the digital information surrounding us has been getting thinner and thinner. Designer and engineer Jinha Lee wants to dissolve it altogether. As he demonstrates in this short, gasp-inducing talk, his ideas include a pen that penetrates into a screen to draw 3D models and a computer desktop prototype that lets you reach through the screen to manipulate digital objects.

Scaremongers play on the idea that robots will simply replace people on the job. In fact, they can become our essential collaborators, freeing us up to spend time on less mundane and mechanical challenges. Rodney Brooks points out how valuable this could be as the number of working-age adults drops and the number of retirees swells. He introduces us to Baxter, the robot with eyes that move and arms that react to touch, which could work alongside an aging population — and learn to help them at home, too.

The Evolution of Advertising: How Consumers Won the War for Their Attention from HubSpot All-in-one Marketing Software

Hubspot explores the ENTIRE history and evolution of advertising to unveil how a comprehensive (yet digestible) timeline of advertising milestones led to an epidemic of consumer indifference, as well as what marketers can do about it to reach consumers in the years ahead.

Could self-delusion be the best invention ever? In this 99U Conference talk, bestselling author AJ Jacobs argues that if it makes you take action on your idea, the answer just might be yes.

Melanie Norris shares her passion for finding beauty in people that others may have overlooked.Part nine of series: Making Art

Facebook: Creativity at Scale #CannesLions / #OgilvyCannes from Ogilvy & Mather

Insights into the #CanneLions panel – Facebook: Creativity at Scale #OgilvyCannes by @jbell99