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Vans boycotted in Hong Kong after they pulled a protest-themed shoe design from public competition

In Hong Kong, a boycott has begun of skateboard lifestyle brand Vans after the company pulled the above design from their annual Vans Custom Culture competition. In the contest, the public is invited to submit their designs in competition for a cash prize and having their shoe design manufactured. This particular design is themed around ...

Design competition to create graphics to illustrate cybersecurity stories

Illustrating abstract articles is a pain in the ***, and in the age of social media, a post without an illustration is likely to disappear without attaining any kind of readership, which leaves those of us who cover the field endlessly remixing HAL9000 eyes using walls of code, Matrix text-waterfalls, or

Watch these brave humans risk everything to chase cheese down a hill

05.28.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Some people will do anything to get cheese, no matter the cost. Contestants at the annual Gloucestershire cheese rolling festival risked injuries as they raced down a steep hill to capture cheese on Sunday. The winner of the women's race, Flo Early, ... ...

If you correctly guess the secret word on Slack you’ll win $1,000

The Word of the Day is a daily guessing game in Slack. It's easy enough to play. Just go there and enter words. If you are the first to match the secret word of the day, you win $1,000. The most recent winner was Erika Y. who correctly guessed "inscrutable."

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Game design contest: remix America’s new public domain!

This is the first day in 20 years for new works entering the American public domain, and to celebrate, Itch.io is hosting a 1923 public domain game jam, with prizes for best analog game, digital game, adaptation of a 9123 work, remix from multiple sources, deep cut, and visuals; judged by a group ...

Avid reader wins his own bookstore in a raffle

When you walk into a bookshop, chances are that you weren't expecting to walk out with a bookshop. However, that's exactly what happened to Ceisjan Van Heerden after shopping at the Bookends bookstore in Cardigan, Wales. After opting for an early retir... ...

What to Know About Art Contests

04.20.2010 · Posted in Arts and Entertainment Article

Since time immemorial, art has grown to different levels and is still growing with the upcoming of new artists or new concepts that can be captured through it. This has called for the contests to give the beginners a platform to showcase their skill or their works. Different types of contests and competitions are necessary ...

What Can You Get From Joining Kitchen Contests

07.07.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

Home renovations are ascending to a level, markedly higher than the usual, even during at this time when the economy is down. There must be a reason a good reason for that. People who don't have enough money to buy a new home, simply spend their money on remodeling their home instead. What then is ...

Don’t Miss These 5 Amazing Nature & Wildlife Photo Contests

03.31.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

Nature and wildlife is one of the most popular subjects among photographers, and if you enjoy spending time outdoors with a camera, chances are you have a large number of great photos just sitting around. Why not see how they stack up against the competition in one (or all) of these contests? ...