Drawing Crowds With Freaky Food

I’ve seen so many special interest stories on “fair food” lately.  Usually, it’s some poor local news reporter sent to gag down something strange that’s been battered, fried and shoved on a stick. It got me thinking about how this … Read More

Pass Me A Chewy Beverage

SUMMERTIME!!!  Couldn’t you just go for a nice cool beverage?  How about a refreshing mix of flavors you may not be familiar with, and chunky chewy bits floating in it? These Asian style drinks are much more popular in the … Read More

The Tickle Spa

A lot of people hate being tickled.  Probably because of memories of their brother and/or sister holding them down and tickle torturing them. That being said, I LOVE the idea of a new spa that has just opened in Madrid, … Read More

JUNE POV

E3 is sort of an electronic entertainment mecca. Brands spend their entire year (if not years) preparing to wow the public with glimpses of new games and previews of a new console system. … Read More

Smells Like Fun

I’ve smelled some pretty funky smells on the dancefloor in my life… and not the good funky.  Well, according to a recent study it seems people really associate good smells with a good time.  I guess this means we could … Read More

Light And Sound Sculpture

Being on the other side of the world prevented me from attending this years Coachella music festival unfortunately.  And when I heard about the amazing lighting innovations, it rubbed it in even harder. You probably would have found me in … Read More

Projecting A New Look

The Human Truth™ of Sensory Appeal™ is “When you add a new sensation, it all seems new”.  Well the visual art trend of projection mapping is truly making things seem brand new! Here’s an impressive example of taking interior design … Read More

The Visual Appeal Of Infographs

2010 is the year I really feel in love with infographs.  I have always liked them but for some reason they seemed to really get great this year.  Check out VisualEconomics.com Best Infographics of 2010 for some examples.  If you … Read More

Diminished Reality

So Augmented Reality has been building for years now and has finally been seeing some mainstream application, but now there’s a new kid on the block: Diminished Reality. … Read More

Crunchcore, for the musically discerning foodie

New studies have shown that music, and by extension background noise in general, affects the way food tastes and how you experience it. This to some extent, explains why airline food is always viewed as terrible; the sheer amount of background noise you are constantly exposed to literally drowns out the taste. … Read More