Create Color Palettes From Your Instagram Photos

Pantone has launched Pantone Studio, an addictive new iPhone app aimed at young, digital-savvy designers and Instagram-happy color-lovers who might get a kick out of creating personalized color palettes on their smartphones captured from selfies and snapshots and matched to Pantone’s color library of more than 10,000 hues. Designed by digital agency Rokkan, the new app replaces the company’s MyPantone app from […]

Powercoat Alive – Adding Content to Paper

Powercoat Alive – Deliver Interactive Content in Your Paper | NewsWatch Review from NewsWatch Television on Vimeo. Everyone is talking about it in the technology world- NFC or Near Field Communication. Rooted in radio-frequency identification tech, NFC has recently gained high popularity in recent years due to its integration with mobile devices. Now here comes a solution to make it even […]

Century-Old Printing Press Breathes Life into Graphic Arts Merit Badge

With our modern fixation on shiny new technology, it’s refreshing to see Scouts get excited about something from the predigital age. That’s exactly what’s happening in Lancaster, Pa., where one Scouter has channeled his passion for Gutenberg-style printing into a volunteer Scouting role. In 2009, Ken Kulakowsky, who has been involved with Scouting since he was a Cub Scout […]

Why Marketers Can’t Count Out Printed Magazines in 2018

The following article was originally published by Publishing Executive. To read more of their content, subscribe to their newsletter, Reboot. Media pundits like to claim that the magazine industry is failing and that print is an antiquated medium. True or not, the “print is dead” drumbeat inevitably taints the perception media buyers have of print as a […]

We’re Only at the Beginning of the Personalization Revolution

Many consider the Coca-Cola’s ‘Share a Coke’ campaign in 2013 a watershed moment in branding, bringing the versatility of digital print into the mainstream. Since then, personalization has become increasingly widespread with more and more brands jumping on the bandwagon. But when will mass customization give way to a new era of personalization? Elisabeth Skoda […]

12 Ways To Engage Customers With Physical Mail

Nearly every business is focusing on digital marketing these days – as they should. Email, social media, video and blog posts are all effective and viable ways to reach a consumer base that would sooner dictate notes totheir smartphone than whip out a notepad and pen. But this is not to say that traditional marketing […]