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EVER WONDER Branding by Jonathan Quintin

Jonathan Quintin has been previously featured on Abduzeedo for UI/UX projects and it's our first time showcasing one of his branding works. That …

10 Reasons Why the Internet is Not the Answer

<i>This essay is part of a series written by speakers featuring at our upcoming TNW USA Conference on December 10 in New York. It is adapted from Andrew’s new book, The Internet is Not the Answer, which will be published in the US on January 6th 2015.</i><p>With the Internet about to celebrate its fiftieth …

Majestic Black and White Studio Portraits of Goats and Sheep by Kevin Horan | Colossal

<p>When it comes to fancy studio portraits of pets, it’s no surprise people are willing to hire photographers for loving photos of their cats and dogs, …

You’ll want a moustache after seeing these manly romance novel posters

Two reasons why you should grow out your facial hair for Movember. One, it’s for a good cause; you get to raise awareness of men’s health issues like …

What the Apple Watch means for advertising

Marketers face a real challenge in finding ways to advertise effectively on the miniature face of the Apple Watch.<p>If done properly, the watch could provide rich marketing opportunities. If done incorrectly, ads on the small screen could easily cross a boundary between being helpful and being …

10 Things In Advertising You Need To Know Today

<b>On your agenda today:</b><p><b>1. Apple is growing into an e-commerce beast for advertisers.</b> All signs — the expansion of its iAd platform, Pay, iTunes, iBeacons — point towards a strategy to build an e-commerce empire.<p><b>2. Here are all the rude words UK advertisers are allowed to use.</b> The UK ad watchdog has …

10 Free High Quality Fonts We Love Right Now

We like Brela because of its relatively high x-height giving it a very open feel and great readability. It’s a humanist style font that is very …

Myanmar Climb: Leeches and Spiders and Flies, Oh My – Dispatch #3

Adventure<p><i>Follow our National Geographic-The North Face team</i> <i>on a seven-week expedition in Myanmar (Burma) to attempt to determine the tallest peak in Southeast Asia. The adventure will take them overland by plane, train, bus, and motorbike to begin a 300-mile round-trip jungle trek across tiger</i> …

Awe-Inspiring Fantasy Short AMBITION with GAME OF THRONES Star Aiden Gillen

Stop Reading This and Go Build Your Own Board Game

Jordan Goddard is a first-time board game designer from Carmel, Ind. Together with his partner, Mandy Moulin, he recently created and received Kickstarter backing for Collapse, a post-apocalyptic card game. Goddard tells Popular Mechanics why it's never been easier to build your own game and walks …

Artist Creates Mind-Blowing Illusion of a Levitating Building in London

This surreal architectural sculpture, entitled <i>Take My Lightning But Don't Steal My Thunder</i>, is a mind-blowing piece in which a section of a building appears to be levitating in mid-air. Created by British artist and designer Alex Chinneck, the large-scale optical illusion sits directly in Covent …

New Book of Sweet and Surreal llustrations by SHOUT

Italy-born and raised SHOUT is an artist that creates beautifully thoughtful illustrations. His works don't overpower you, rather, they ask you to sit back and see the silent beauty in them. SHOUT (otherwise known as Alessandro Gottordo) has just released a new book that compiles the best of his …

12 Adorable Animals the Internet Fell in Love With

They caught the internet by storm. Their cuteness overwhelmed you. And now, twelve of the most adorable animals have been brought together in one place. You may remember our headliner Lil Bub, the runt of a litter of feral cats who was born with several genetic mutations. Bub's vet said that he was …

Striking Collages Replace Guns from Vintage Photos with Life-Size Flowers

A French creative who goes by the name Mister Blick fuses vintage black and white photographs with colorful illustrations of flowers. The monochromatic pictures depict men at war, and we see them among the trenches and fighter jets. But, instead of guns in their hands, Blick has seamlessly replaced …

Incredible 3D GIFs Created with a Simple Visual Effect

Animated gifs seem to be everywhere these days, but some gif creators are taking the visual experience of viewing quick clips of silent motion to another level. By carefully adding a couple of solid-colored (typically white), vertical lines to the moving images, an incredible three-dimensional …

Pontiac Inline Font Family from Foundry La Goupil Paris

Pontiac Inline, a layered type family by Fanny Coulez and Julien Saurin of La Goupil Paris.<p>The two typeface designers Fanny Coulez and Julien Saurin …

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs. Apple iPhone 6 Plus: Specs and Features

Apple's iPhone 6 has made some baby steps in the specs department, but it’s still a relaxed sprint to home base for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4.<p>A week …

15 Best Pieces of 1980s NES Cartridge Box Art

Okay, You Can Wear Your Silly Smartwatch If It Turns Into A Drone

By now, you’re surely sick of us complaining about smartwatches, lamenting that they’re conservative, uncreative, and lack the flexibility to push wearable technology into the next era and really shift the paradigms of analog-digital interaction as we know them.<p>But if you turn a drone into a …

Tokyoflash Kisai Vortex LCD Watch Features Futuristic Spiral Time Display

Awesome, <b>Tokyoflash Kisai Vortex LCD Watch</b> features spiral time display underneath a sleek concave lens. It’s a limited edition touch screen watch …

Delightful Illustrated Posters Are a Guide to 192 Dogs of the World

Our favorite types of dogs come from all over the world, and illustrator Lili Chin would know – she's drawn nearly 200 of them! Starting in the summer of 2014, she presented the series <i>Dogs of The World</i>, which is a collection of 192 canine breeds grouped by their geographical location and country. …

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Adorable Bull Terrier Stars in Owner’s Imaginative Illustrations

What do you get when you put together an illustrator, his Bull Terrier, and some white walls? An imaginative series of portraits starring the adorable pup, of course! Rafael Mantesso, who works as an editor-in-chief for a Brazilian gastronomy marketing website, has turned to Instagram to document …

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Detailed Polygon Portraits Cleverly Portray Various Star Wars Characters

This clever collection of stylized portraits are composed of multiple polygons meshed together into a single graphic representation. Paris-based artist Vladan Filipovic used a digital low poly technique to produce the <i>Star Wars</i> series, which features a number of characters including Darth Vader, …

Digital Art

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How Nvidia used global illumination to prove we really did land men on the moon

To kick off the launch of its new high-end Maxwell graphics chip, Nvidia used 3D imagery to debunk the moon-landing conspiracy. The graphics chip maker’s researchers did that by reconstructing the moon landing using a “globally illuminated” 3D model of the lunar lander, the moon’s surface, and the …

Bookworm data hack lets you map every word in 100,000 screenplays

The hack by university professor Benjamin Schmidt allows you to search for the frequency of words used in TV and film – with findings like Woody Allen using ‘sex’ less and less<p>If you’ve ever wanted to find out that Steven Soderbergh never put the word ‘sex’ in his films in the late 90s, or that …

The Key To Creative Insight Can Be Simpler Than You Think

It’s called incubation in the research world, and it can work wonders.<p>Sometimes a creative breakthrough comes when we’re not doing anything creative at all. Maybe we’re taking a walk, or standing in the shower, or awakening from a nap. The mathematician Henri Poincaré may be king of what we …

Zubin Axe Survival Staff

The Zubin is a walking stick. That can also chop firewood. Or spear a fish. Or pop my friend Cornelius in the back of the head with a slingshotted …

Bend Ribbon Type Family

The Bend ribbon type family by Juri Zaech.<p>Juri Zaech has designed the <b>Bend</b> typefaces in 2014. It’s a contemporary ribbon type family that consists of …