Ali Imran

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The Best and Worst Times to Travel the World, Mapped

When we're planning a trip abroad, we tend to look at a lot of factors. There's the local area's weather, safety, customs, accommodation options, and …

Travel

The next generational shift in enterprise infrastructure has arrived

Cloud computing is driving growth at 3 of the 5 most valuable companies in the world. AI will impact jobs only as quickly as AI-powered business software evolves. These are just two of the ramifications of disruptions in enterprise technology permeating mainstream media.<p>Yet the inner workings of …

Stylish Graphic design and Brand Identity for Peak Running

Peak® Running is a graphic design and brand identity created and shared by Mane Tatoulian on her Behance profile. There's just too much to love about …

Guess Who Made Computers The Design Tools They Are Today? Women

California designers Zuzana Licko, April Greiman, and Susan Kare influenced a generation of graphics.<p>Virtually all design today involves a computer, but in the early age of digital design, most professionals perceived these new machines skeptically–they were devices meant for the military, not …

The best email newsletters every web designer should follow in 2017

A savvy web designer like yourself probably enjoys keeping up with the latest news in the industry, right? But let’s face it – when you’re stuck on a …

8 graphic design trends for 2017

So we’re already into 2017, in case you haven’t noticed. That means you probably have already broken one of your New Year’s resolutions. Don’t worry, my resolution to get better sleep has already been dashed.<p>But one of my resolutions that I will not be breaking is to become a better graphic …

Graphic Design

Frontier Lines Up Against Google Fiber in AT&T Fight Over Utility Pole Access

On June 24th, Frontier Communications filed an amicus brief on behalf of AT&T in AT&T’s legal battle with the city of Louisville, Kentucky. At issue …

How to talk to kids about tragic events

<b>(CNN) —</b> After horrific events like shootings or attacks by terrorists, parents are faced with this dilemma: What do I tell my kids? How can I talk to them about something so senseless and indiscriminate? About something that we can't make sense of ourselves?<p>"It's important to explain to children …

Mental Health

Steffen Kehrle's Beautiful Tabletop TRAY

Munich-based designer Steffen Kehrle has created these gorgeous tabletop wood pieces, simply called TRAY.<p>The materials listed are "solid oak or ash," …

Mairy Font Family from Typesketchbook

The Mairy font family, a modern and friendly sans serif typeface from foundry Typesketchbook.<p>Chatnarong Jingsuphatada, a type desiner from Thailand …

Friday Five with Joel Berman

<i>Vancouver-based Joel Berman has been one of the leading innovators in the glass design world since 1970, honing his skills with handcrafted,</i> …

Why Not Mix People Like Paint To Get Them To Collaborate? That’s What This Table Does

The painting palette is a wonderful design. An amorphous blob of flat wood, the palette is designed to allow an artist to easily mix paints. A dab here, a dab there, and an entirely new color is formed in the palm of your hand.<p>If it works in a studio, why shouldn’t it work in a school, or for that …

IO Hawk : Intelligent Personal Mobility Device

At first sight, <b>IO Hawk</b> looks like the combination of a segway and skateboard, it’s pretty strange but seeing how people smoothly ride this device, …

Industrial Design

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Gidole, Mexe, Wood Print

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

Badass Fantasy Illustrations by Klaus Pillon

Time for more great illustrations here at Abduzeedo! Everyone knows I'm a big sucker for fantasy illustrations... whether it's medieval or sci-fi, I …

New Beautifully Scripted 3D Calligraphy Illusions by Tolga Girgin

Turkey-based electrical engineer and graphic designer Tolga Girgin puts a unique twist on the art of calligraphy with his beautifully scripted letters that appear three-dimensional. Many of his creations may look like they were crafted from strips of paper that were cut and folded to pop off the …

Typography

20,000 Cups of Tea Went Into This Portrait

Fancy a cuppa tea? How about 20,OOO cups of tea? Apparenly artist and architect Hong Yi did, because that’s just how many cups of tea she brewed in order to make a thoughtful portrait of a Malaysian tea vendor from the appropriate materials.<p>I wanted to create a piece that reflected an everyday …

Portrait Photography

What Every Photographer Needs to Know About Creating an Online Portfolio

We should clear up one myth before we continue, a photographic portfolio is not the preserve of the professional photographer. Yes, in the days …

Online