Things We Didn’t Know Last Week – 27.11.15

November 27th, 2015 in Inspiration 1 minute read

This week we’ve been gearing up for Black Friday and Christmas, it may have been a light week for news but it’s still been exciting! Here are our highlights.

The internet has gone a little Star Wars crazy

Just type “a long time ago in a galaxy far far away” into Google or Awaken the Force Within here.

Star Wars

Cats really do rule the internet

Belgian police requested residents avoid putting too much on social media about recent terrorist raids. Instead of avoiding social media altogether, residents decided to upload thousands of pictures of cats with #BrusselsLockdown. More here.

Social media can help you pick your aeroplane seat

Dubbed “social seating”, airlines are giving passengers the option to link their social media channels to their seat so that travellers can pick seats based on the people around them. More here.

Aldi have created the best John Lewis spoof

There have been a lot of spoofs of this year’s John Lewis Christmas ad, but this one is by far our favourite!

You can have a tour of Petra with Google Street View

Start exploring one of the new seven wonders of the world here.

Petra Google Street View

Google has received almost 350,000 URL removal requests

Where have most of the come from? Facebook of course! More here.

URL removals

Hiccups are annoying but adorable

Americans sure know how to do Black Friday…

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