Did you catch this rad house tour from Buenos Aires? Each room was bursting with bold design elements balanced and mixed to perfection. But something about the living room really stuck out to me: it's an excellent example of the versatility of a black and white color palette. Show More Summary
Our friends at Dangerous Minds write about on Steven Rhodes, a graphic designer from Brisbane, Australia. He is “the excellent individual responsible for the hysterical retro-style t-shirts in this post.” Loosely based on the popular...Show More Summary
An Introduction to Spreadsheets Excel 97 edition Patchett 2001 Easy Design on Your Computer Word 97 edition Claybourne 2001 Weeding technology titles are often held on way longer than they should. I think many librarians use the excuse...Show More Summary
Ever since Rolando redefined the expectations of what mobile gaming could offer, I've been inexplicably attached to cute, anthropomorphic blobs in video games. Don't get me wrong - I'm all for excellent character design within the industry, but despite how hypocritical it may sound, the purity of a smiling red circle just triggers something deep
The Sierra Designs High Side Tent (available Feb 1, 2018) is a single person, double walled tent that’s a big step up in comfort from a bivy sack. While it features excellent ventilation and a side vestibule, one of the stand-out features of this tent are its tent poles, which collapse down to 12.5?, making …
Marketed as a discourse brand to the genius designers behind Stone Island and ACRONYM?, Shadow Project has garnered a reputation for continually pushing the boundaries of functional urban clothing, positioning itself at the intersection of unparalleled fabric resources, and the latter’s affinity towards highly-technical design methodologies. Show More Summary
Visualizers, designers, truth & beauty-lovers. Last call to enter the Kantar Information is Beautiful Awards 2017, celebrating the world’s most excellent graphics & visualizations of data, information & knowledge. To celebrate our sixth year, we’ve refreshed our categories and poured $20,000 in our prize pot. Get your work seen & celebrated by the global press, […]
A wonderfully designed store layout, excellent customer service and a variety of useful products can all feel moot for a store if there’s no foot traffic. When it comes to bringing in customers, the appearance both inside and outside a shop plays a critical role in enticing passersby. In addition to enhancing curb appeal, a … Read the Rest ?
A combination of solid build quality, strong battery life and a 14-inch display makes Acer's Chromebook 14 excellent value for money.
Image. Sony Sony's MDR-1000X headphones do it all. They have got best-in-class noise-cancelling, impressive sound, a sleek design, and loads of app-powered goodies. That's precisely why I was excited, when Sony showed me the new WH-1000xM2. They're just like the old 1000X headphones but better. Much to my dismay, they're also cheaper. More »
Olympus’ OM-D series has long been one of the most popular choices among mirrorless enthusiasts, combining compact design with retro aesthetics, speedy performance, and excellent image stabilization. Now Olympus is bringing some of the best features from its premier camera to its newest entry level camera, the E-M10 Mark III. Show More Summary
DECLASSIFIED PAPERS show how government departments responded to Secretary of State Peter Brooke’s request for ideas about local excellence as he prepared for a speech designed to show off Northern Ireland. What ideas would such a speech contain today?
Brand Identity and Art Direction for LoTA abduzeedo Aug 26, 2017 LoTA is a brand identity and art direction project created and shared by Ronnie Alley. The design is simple and very elegant, with bold typography and excellent editorial design. Show More Summary
I got page proofs this week for my book with Bret Weber: The Bakken: An Archaeology of an Industrial Landscape which will be out this fall from NDSU Press. We have an excellent cover, thanks to the designers at NDSU and Andy Cullen’s photograph: We also had the immense pleasure of writing our acknowledgements for… Read More ?
A look at real-world instances where design collaboration has achieved excellent results. Collaboration is a key skill for designers and a critical component for healthy, functioning product teams. Design-centric organizations prize the collaborative mindset as a way to connect with customers, unite employees, break down silos, and gain new insights. Show More Summary
Design firm TMD Creative has received a Communicator Award of Excellence for its work on the Taylor Farms Deli website, www.taylorfarmsdeli.com. Design firm TMD Creative has received a Communicator Award of Excellence for its work on the Taylor Farms Deli website, www.taylorfarmsdeli.com.
Have a beautiful antique radio that’s beyond repair? This ESP8266 based Internet radio by [Edzelf] would be an excellent starting point to get it running again, as an alternative to a Raspberry-Pi based design. The basic premise is straightforward:...Show More Summary
HoloLens can add a new award to its mantle thanks to the Industrial Designers Society of America. Microsoft's HoloLens mixed reality headset is a unique tool not just in the way it functions, but in its design as well....
Despite all its limitations and being more than two years old now the Microsoft HoloLens remains the best mixed reality headset, with competitors either still to launch (see Magic Leap) or lacking in significant ways, such as being tethered,...Show More Summary
Last month I wrote about a new book, an excellent design guide, see Reading: Urban Street Stormwater Guide by the National Association of City Transportation Officials. I loved it so much I asked the publisher to send me the rest pf the hardcover guides: Transit Street, Urban Bikeway, and Global Street....