Sony has unveiled what it claims is the world’s first organic light-emitting-diode television, the XEL-1. The OLED television is based on electroluminescent organic materials, with a structure that enables ‘unprecedented’ levels of thinness and lightweight design. The technology has been more than ten years in development. Sony claims the product has ‘limited environmental impact’ and is planning to expand the OLED market over the coming years. Launching at the beginning of December in Japan, the XEL-1 will be positioned alongside Sony’s Bravia range.
London-based consultancy LoveGunn has created a series of type-based posters inspired by 20th century Russian Futurism and Constructivism for this year’s World Cup.
The WC2018 predictor lives as a website and Instagram feed, displaying a number up to 100 for each country that indicates how well it’s likely to perform in the tournament.
Glasgow-based studio Tangent has created the campaign imagery for this year’s Edinburgh International Book Festival.
Spending too much time scrolling has been found to have negative effects on mental and physical health, with social media use shown to increase anxiety and depression in young people.