The Biggest Blunders in Human History

“To err is human” in other words everyone makes mistakes. As J.K. Rowling once said “It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all - in which case, you fail by default.” Mistakes are just part of human nature, what matters most is learning from these to better yourself in the future. Well the team here at MyPrint247 has searched through and picked out the biggest blunders in human history. From rejecting the Beatles, not buying Google and NASA taping over the moon landing. So take a...

Fiction’s Greatest Fiction

Books are for the most part the beginning of storytelling, allowing us to record our imaginations in written form and bringing fantastic worlds, characters and creatures to life. While this medium might have evolved over the years into new forms such as films, TV and games, books can still play an integral role within a story. Well the team at myprint247 took a look through our favourite fictitious books that never existed or in other words the greatest fiction within fiction. From the Handbook for the Recently Deceased in Beetlejuice to Alan Partridges very own...

The Eureka Moment of Famous Inventions

We all have them, these brilliant moments of absolute certainty and clarity were you can picture a world changing invention sure to bring you success, fame and fortune, only to find that its already been made by someone else. However if you are one of the lucky few to come up with an idea first, there is often a simple scenario that led you to these often amazing discoveries. We decided to take a look at the Eureka! Moments of some of the most famous and influential inventors in history. From Velcro to Post-it-notes, there are some remarkable (and often accidental)...

50 Inspirational Quotes from Literature

We at myprint love nothing more than curling up with a good book. It can be great to get lost in a new world, but sometimes we just can’t resist revisiting the classics. In homage to our favourite reads, we’ve compiled a list of timeless quotes from our best-loved books, from the ancient wisdom of Shakespeare to J.K. Rowling’s modern musings. Whether you’re seeking advice or are just in need of a pick-me-up, here are 50 of the most inspirational quotes from...

Signatures of Tech Entrepreneurs

In the digital age, the signature is slowly dying out. Celebrities may spend hours signing photographs and merchandise, but the majority of us only sign the occasional cheque or document. However, we at myprint247 still appreciate signatures. According to handwriting analysts, they can reveal a lot about your personality - for example, a clearly legible signature suggests the author is straightforward and open. We’ve analysed the signatures of some of the world’s top tech CEOs and personalities, from Mark Zuckerberg to Bill Gates. Check them out in our infographic...

Postcards from Fictional Destinations

Sending postcards is a long-standing tradition. The first souvenir postcard was sent from Vienna in 1871, and these cardboard missives quickly became a holidaymaker favourite. Now internet access is available across the globe, the humble holiday postcard has fallen out of favour. However, we’re still a fan of them here at myprint! We’ve been flexing our creative muscles, and have put together some cards from famous movie locations. From Amity Island to Arendelle, take a look at our postcards from fictional...