Beth Carpenter

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20 unusual influences behind Radiohead's 'OK Computer'

Radiohead's mind-bending 1997 masterpiece <i>OK Computer</i> (which turns 20 this spring) is finally getting the box set reissue treatment. The package …

Now MailChimp Is Helping Small Businesses Buy Facebook Ads

The company famous for email campaigns wants to be a one-stop shop for online marketing.<p>While MailChimp has made its name as an email marketing tool, the Atlanta company is branching out into other areas of digital advertising, starting with a feature launched on Thursday that lets customers buy …

The Best Content Marketing of 2016

This year’s top content marketing covered topics like dating, science, politics, mascara, Ryan Reynolds, trap music, and anthropomorphic breakfast …

The Secret Lives of Tumblr Teens

When Pizza reached 100,000 followers on Tumblr, she posted a picture of a pizza box, takeout chicken wings, and an orange soda spread out on her bed: …

Forbes: Olof Schybergson Of Fjord Reveals How To Use Design Rule Of 3 To Win With Design

Forbes: In the world where people line up days before the product launch, design is definitely playing a major role in the business success.<p>Today, …

The Internet Of Things: When Products Become Marketing Channels

The internet of things has been heralded as the next great online revolution since the term was coined over 15 years ago, but until recently it has …

This Is the Smartest Thing Facebook Ever Did

<b>Follow-Up Friday</b> is our attempt to put the news into context. Once a week, we’ll call out a recent headline, provide an update, and explain why it …

Heroes of the Frontier

In the afternoon, having slept through the day, Josie felt reborn. She raised herself from the futon, feeling unaccountably strong, and noticed that her children were nowhere in sight.<p>She called to them. No answer. She leapt up, her heart in her mouth. She pictured a pair of wolves carrying them …

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How Urban Design Perpetuates Racial Inequality–And What We Can Do About It

Our cities weren’t created equal. But they don’t have to stay that way.<p>Cities are complex organisms shaped by myriad forces, but their organization bears the fingerprints of planners and policy makers who have shaped them for decades. At the root of many of these practices is racism, and modern …

Facebook Live Is About To Feel More Like TV

Facebook is making a series of design tweaks to Live. Here’s why.<p>This week, Facebook is quietly deploying a few major changes to a product that’s becoming increasingly prevalent in the way news is reported: Facebook Live.<p>Now, Live videos can go full screen and free of comments on mobile, rather …

The Robots Are Coming For Your Unpaid Internship

For his graduate project, designer Julius Ingemann Breitenstein built a product that aims to automate busy work.<p>If you’re a designer who works with clients, here’s something you’re probably familiar with: the project that never ends. The actual designing may take a matter of hours, but presenting …

See What’s Really Going On In Your Company’s Slack With This New Visualization App

Which teams collaborate most, which users are most influential, and what’s your company’s favorite emoji?<p>Depending on whom you ask, Slack has either revolutionized the way workers communicate or created just another distraction in today’s always-on lifestyle. How do you make sure your team is using …

Are Branding Agencies Still Relevant?

The old way of designing brands is in desperate need of a rethink, writes Edenspiekermann’s Paul Woods.<p>A couple years ago, I was interviewing for a job as digital design director at a (well-known) branding agency. After the usual pleasantries, we landed on the details of what the role would entail. …

The New York Times Is Preparing to Step Up Its War on Ad Blockers

Like most online publishers, the <i>New York Times</i> is fighting an ongoing guerrilla war against ad blocking, a phenomenon that a recent study said could …