Why Coca-Cola Hired This Man to Laugh Really, Really Hard on a Crowded Subway Train

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A room with a view – The New York Times Magazine’s photography special

Design director Gail Bichler talks through the process of creating an issue full of ‘visual journeys’ and, in using Alec Soth’s self-portrait taken from inside his room in the Park Hyatt hotel in Tokyo, making one of the best magazine covers of the year The work of six photographers – Al


Kit Kat Vending Machine Rewards People With Free Chocolate When They Take Breaks

To encourage people to slow down in their fast-paced lifestyles, Kit Kat recently carried out a stunt in Paraguay. With the help of agency Nasta, the brand created the ‘Break Machine’, a special vending machine that dispensed chocolate bars to people when they took breaks.