As someone who does everything electronically, I’m always slightly bemused by people who still use pen and paper – but there is something about Moleskine notebooks that does occasionally make me wonder just a little if I’m missing out. The company today appears to be targeting people like me, with an app that brings the stylish, […]
What You'll Be Creating Today’s utorial will show you how to create a set of pirate-themed icons with the help of Adobe Illustrator. The process will be mainly based on the use of basic shapes, with a touch of the Pen Tool here and there. Arr me mateys! Today we shall smartly build a fierceful scallywag icon set using our old bucko, Illustrator. Show More Summary
Malaysian authorities say a cluster of abandoned jungle camps used by human traffickers contained 139 suspected graves as well as barbed-wire pens likely used to cage migrants.
A cluster of abandoned Malaysian jungle camps used by human traffickers contained 139 suspected graves as well as barbed-wire pens likely used to cage migrants, authorities revealed today. National police chief Khalid Abu Bakar said forensics experts were exhuming the suspected graves found at 28 vacated camps in the hilly...
Take 3 minutes and draw how you make toast. Grab a pen and paper and start drawing. Don’t use words. Just your artistic skills. Draw the steps you would use to make toast. Have some fun with it. For this initial 3 minute exercise do this solo. Show More Summary
"It is a nightmare of an instrument and I am frustrated by its use... The fact that I must, therefore, envision a future with nothing more than a dysfunctional rubber pen, appears, therefore, as an almost indescribable manifestationShow More Summary
Adam Nagourney, writing in the New York Times over the weekend, penned this piece looking at the history of Calfornia's father-son governors, Pat Brown and Jerry Brown. He used the California drought to cast the story of Jerry Brown, now the governor, having to clean up the messes caused in part by his father. Show More Summary
What’s the best permanent marker to use on wet, oily, rough, or dusty surfaces? This Tool Craze video tests a regular Sharpie, a Sharpie Pro, and a Milwaukee Inkzall pen on different kinds of surfaces. No single pen is a
Former Maryland governor Martin O'Malley became one of the first likely presidential candidates to speak out today about Dzhokhar Tsarnaev getting the death penalty, and he used the occasion to affirm his opposition to the death penalty.
WHERE PENS AND SWORDS ARE CONCERNED, MY PHILOSOPHY IS THAT YOU SHOULD OWN PLENTY OF BOTH, AND BE ABLE TO USE WHICHEVER ONE SEEMS BEST SUITED TO THE CIRCUMSTANCES: Eugene Volokh on Pens and Swords.
Forget the ink! The WINKpen can use virtually any liquid with staining properties like wine, beer, tea, juice and more. Simply place the writing end of the pen into your liquid of choice, and pull the fluid up into WINKpen's (refillable) glass with
Taylor Swift is the guardian angel of Tumblr The pop star used Tumblr to respond to a fan's post from Mother's Day. The fan, Kaileen, under the Tumblr username "areweintheclearyets," wrote to Swift explaining that her mother passed away...Show More Summary
Sending an encrypted email, for most people, is hard. Although a wave of secure messaging tools have flooded app stores since Edward Snowden’s NSA revelations, and clear tutorials on how to set up encrypted email have since been penned, it can still be a daunting task for somebody who doesn’t have the time or technical know-how. Show More Summary
At the event, attended by Glenn Close, Stockard Channing and Martha Plimpton, editor-in-chief Gérard Biard said of receiving the protested honor, "Not everyone has to agree with us.... we are used to this kind of controversies." read more
Think you’ve got a good party trick? British designer Seb Lester can draw pixel-perfect logos with a few sweeps of his calligraphy pen. I watched in disbelief as he reproduced some fairly complex type using only his steady hand. Read more...
The beautiful WINKpen will write with anything you typically wouldn't want staining other materials
Emojis are fast becoming the new language of the Internet, at least according to a new study that details the widespread use of emojis on Instagram. The research, penned by Thomas Dimson, a software engineer behind Instagram’s Hyperlapse app, states that nearly half of the text on Instagram contain emojis. Show More Summary
Silicon Valley remembered, Supes pen op-eds, more allegations against SFPD chief. [ more › ]
Microsoft has confirmed the acquisition of pen technology used in the Surface Pro 3 and Surface 3, from supplier and longtime partner N-trig. The Israeli company is a key patent-holder for digital stylus and writing recognition tech,...Show More Summary
A common technique in gothic horror novels is to avoid describing whatever monster the author is trying to scare readers with. The imagination is even more powerful than the pen,… Continue reading The post Labour uses Mumsnet to highlight Tory cuts to tax credits appeared first on Spectator Blogs.