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Paper: the most astonishing technology

Technology is a catch-all term for how fast new innovations of the modern world are moving. Used to cover everything from our obsession with social media to the devices we use to access it – some with a stylised piece of fruit stamped on their brushed metal backs – we forget that even thirty years […]

If paper chains automatically make you think of childhood Christmasses, you’re not alone. Those exciting last few weeks of the school term, making angel costumes out of pillowcases and tinsel, and the excitement of opening doors on the advent calendar all combine to give us a real sense of nostalgia about Christmas past. However, paper […]

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Whether you love them or not, there’s no denying that Apple are major innovators in the tech world. They are constantly coming out with new models and devices to revolutionise the way we work, communicate, listen to music, play games, and much more. Every time they announce a new product, it is exciting to see […]

Just when you thought paper couldn’t get any better, scientists and inventors are constantly looking for new ways to combine modern technology with this traditional material to create new and exciting ways of using it. The latest comes from Researchers at the University of Washington, who worked with Disney Research and Carnegie Mellon University. Together, […]

Luxury Notebooks at The Printing Report

A London-based company, Inhedited, have brought something special to the notebook market. Their new collection comprises of 260 limited edition notebooks that not only bring luxury to note-taking, but also act as collectible objects based on their scarcity and uniqueness. So unique, in fact, that not one of the 260 notebooks are the same. This […]

Paper WhatsApp

Paper is used for a lot of things in our day-to-day life, but it’s been increasingly going out of fashion in the last decade or so when it comes to communication. With smartphones, Wi-Fi and instant messaging available at the touch of a button, hardly anyone takes the time to reach out to a friend […]

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In a small suburb of Toronto in Canada you will find an unusual little landmark. The structure known as The Story Pod is a tiny library which opens its doors to the public during sunlight hours using solar panels on its roof, with solar powered lights coming on at night when The Story Pod closes. […]

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Body painting has come a long way in the last decades and even though the artists specializing in this area try to surprise us with ever more endevaouring artworks few have gone as far as Russel Powell, a US first grade school teacher in San Jose, California, who in his spare time has developed a […]

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Bookish hotels have come to stay. Or so it seems from the growing number of hotels with some relation to the literature world which have popped up in both sides of the Atlantic. In the US the best known is probably the Library Hotel in downtown New York, a boutique hotel with books in its […]

Spots promoting a successful company by showing its past achievements are not a novelty but RPA, the Santa Monica, California based ad agency of American Honda. It has conceived a two minutes spot which does this in a new brilliant way and which uses paper as its main tool. Launched a few weeks ago during CBS’s NFL games, it […]

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