BuzzFeed Projects

Seeing Eye People

A collaboration between BuzzFeed Labs and Improv Everywhere where we imagined what it would be like if Seeing Eye People were on hand to help New Yorkers text and walk.

In this version, we approached real people on the streets of NYC to offer the service.



Good Day NY | Video Seeing Eye People on Good Day NY

Laughing Squid Improv Everywhere provides seeing eye people to texting New York city pedestrians

Gothamist What If There Were City Workers To Help You Text & Walk?

WABC 7 | Video Seeing Eye People news coverage

News 10 ABC | Video Video debate about Google Glass and Seeing Eye People

Gizmodo Sadly, people who walk and text could actually use this

Devour SEP on Devour

PSFK Stunt campaign hires seeing eye guides to help NYCers walk and text safely

Herald Extra From the Web: Seeing eye people

Design Taxi Seeing Eye People for text obsessed NYC pedestrians WHATSAPPEND OVER STRAAT GEVAARLIJK? NU NIET MEER!

Timeout NY Seeing Eye People

MSN Seeing Eye People

92FM Seeing Eye People for texting and walking

Daily Mail Hilarious stunt sees actors pose as city funded service

Thrillist Editors’ web picks

Egotist Seeing Eye People

Fox 13 Now Viral video: Seeing Eye People

IlPost Seeing Eye People

Good Seeing Eye People help NYC pedestrians walk while texting


Reaction Cam

A new way for BuzzFeed readers to react to stories on the site. From BuzzFeed Labs


A clock that tells time using thousands of BuzzFeed list posts. Clicking on any second, minute, or hour takes you to a list featuring the amount of items designated on the flip panel. Try it now. (role: Creative Director)

New Yorker Magazine

Awkward Chatbot

Awkward Chatbot

From BuzzFeed Labs: A robot that simulates an awkward interaction with a human being over chat.

Start your own awkward chat



Refinery29 Here’s A Fun Way To Waste Your Morning (& Then Some), Online

Urban Outfitters Awkward Chatbot

DailyEdge Awkward Chatbot basically sums up all your online conversations

The Awl Awkward Chatbot

MSN Awkward Chatbot basically sums up all your online conversations

ABC Awkward chat bot helps us understand internet jargon


Branded Content (AT&T)

Branded Content (AT&T)

One in a series of illustrations for BuzzFeed stories (by Andrea Hickey) that highlighted AT&T’s unique ability to let you talk and surf. These images were widely shared across the web.

Goodbye to Koch

Goodbye to Koch

This appeared in a BuzzFeed post as tribute to Ed Koch. Illustration by Andrea Hickey