The GIF, created by Shorty Awards cofounder and Sawhorse Media CTO Lee Semel, featured the "Shorty Whale", designed by Yiying Lu. Lu also designed the original and iconic "Fail Whale." Read more about the project here, and see the GIF in action here.
Thomas Hawk, along with photographers Trey Ratcliff and Robert Scoble, led 406 people in a photowalk around streets to capture sights. The group, including people from Google+ Photos, walked around San Francisco, taking photographs throughout. Learn more about the event here.
This record was set as part of Toyota Prius Records, a two-day event
streamed live on the Internet. In a 48-hour period, URDB officials
adjudicated 200 Prius-related world records. This was the most records
ever documented in a 48-hour window, a world record in and of itself.
The event took place in Los Angeles, California on March 30th and 31st,
2011. See all the records set at the event here.
Kirsten Buchanan glued 123 photos of dogs to her nightstand. There are
22 photos on the front, 12 pictures on the top, 29 on the side, 17 on
the inside door, 20 of the first inside shelf, 17 on the second inside
shelf, and 6 on the bottom of the inside.