Maya S

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Weekly Apps: Wisely, Newsstand, Highlight and more

We're featuring today 3 iPhone apps for social thing and 2 Android apps for read some news. My special mention goes to Wisely and Circle, they're …

Apps

Flipboard Raises $50 Million to Staff Up

Flipboard has raised $50 million in new funding to hire employees in its engineering and sales groups.<p>The company announced Monday that it has now …

VSCO Cam for Android Release

The highly anticipated Android app, VSCO Cam, is now available worldwide in the Google Play Store for most devices running Android 4.0 and higher. We …

Sites of the Week: Marvel, Squarespace, Adam Rudzki and more

This is one more week full of services and their websites, all focused on great design and conversion. You'll realize that on sites such as MarvelApp …

A Monochrome Lego Set To Teach Tomorrow’s Architects

Six cutting-edge design firms have teamed up with the world’s most popular brick-maker to impart the core principles of modern architecture.<p>The first thing you’ll notice about the Lego Architecture Studio is that it’s white. There are no colors, no shades, no pigments, no hues here. It is as white …

Letter-Pressed Notebooks Celebrate The Gettysburg Address

150 years ago, Lincoln made history with the Gettysburg Address. To celebrate the anniversary of this famous speech, a designer created a series of prints and notebooks featuring Lincoln’s timeless words.<p>150 years ago, in November of 1863, Abraham Lincoln made history with the Gettysburg Address, …

Scratch & Grain Cookie Kit

Cookies may not be the most difficult thing you'll bake this holiday season, but alleviate even more stress without turning to pre-made dough with Scratch & Grain's cookie kits. Complete with fool-proof, individually portioned ingredient packets—including organic golden flaxseed and organic whole …

Food

There Are 5 Types Of Boredom. Which Are You Feeling?

Boredom can drive you to the brink of insanity, or give you incredibly creative ideas. It all depends on how you experience it.<p>Boredom can be a destructive feeling, leading people to zone out in meetings and classes–and in some cases, even to alcohol or drugs. But in certain circumstances, boredom …

Psychology

Entrepreneur of the Year: Aaron Levie, CEO of Box | Inc.com

<i>Editor's note: Box went public Friday, opening at $20.20, 44 percent above its initial public offering. Below is profile of the online storage provider's CEO Aaron Levie, who was Inc. Magazine's Entrepreneur of the Year in 2013.</i><p>Aaron Levie is pacing onstage, a microphone in one hand and a coffee in …

Startups

How to design your own typeface

As a follow-up to my summary of the short Type Design (TDi) course at the University of Reading, I wrote a list of design tips based on some of the methods I learnt. I’m hoping this will be useful to other beginners thinking of starting out with type design.<p>Although there are some excellent resources on the subject, I’d found it difficult to piece together the first steps and ensure I was on the right path, for the long journey. This concise list, published by CreativeBloq, includes some the …

youbringfire:

Here’s a video that was filmed over the summer and it was completed recently. It’s a video that’s really personal and the reason why I work so hard. Enjoy my ugly crying faces!

Fall Cocktail: Cider Jack Cocktail

<b>…..I</b>f you haven’t noticed yet, the leaves are changing colors, the winds are picking up, and that can only mean one thing. Fall is right around the …

IKEA Share Space lets everyday designers and lovers of design share all the spaces in their home that inspire them.

DESIGN BLOG<p>Categories: Behind the Scenes<p>Categories: Tips & Ideas<p>Categories: Organization<p>Categories: Colors<p>Categories: Tips & Ideas<p>Categories: …

The 1999 #IKEA Catalog served up a peaceful scene with natural tones and lots of light! #tbt #throwback http://t.co/ux0Rx6skHr

How Can Students Be Successful in a High Stakes World? | MindShift

Even more troubling, many students are cheating. Out of thousands of juniors and seniors that Pope surveyed, only five percent said they did not …

When will it click? Sometimes, it’s wiser not to opt for swashes and alternative characters

<b>When will it click?</b> Sometimes, it’s wiser not to opt for swashes and alternative characters. Just keep the logotype in a plain, unadorned typeface.

Psst, Pass It On

Inside Flipboard / October 31, 2013<p>With its celebrity news and human interest stories, People is a juggernaut in the magazine world. A gigantic …

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2014 Calendar of Silly Holidays from Dirty Bandits

Keep On Keepin’ On

Keep On Keepin’ On

digbicks:

<i>This is such a bad photo hm maybe I should apply some vintage effects and some really cliché letters.</i><p>- My creative process.

Typography Mania #209

Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design works on the web, from type videos to …

Weekly Apps: Epic, Readmill, Clique and more

All free and awesome apps today! Check out Clique and Epic, both for iOS. Also my special mention goes to Readmill, a beautiful ebook reader for …

Apps

Take the Stairs

Take the Stairs

Twitter intros Android Alpha program, lets members test new features even sooner

Back in August, Twitter launched a beta tester program for Android app users, enabling access to early features before they hit the official application. Now the social site is taking public testing a bit further with a new Alpha experiment program. According to <i>TechCrunch</i>, the Android team …

Tagram updated to version 2.0 with new themes and hashtags for Instagram

Here’s the full change log for Tagram 2.0:<p>Added an option to download the most recent updated database.<br>• Find your favorite tags using the search box …

Kit: European Vacation Photography Essentials

We don’t need to tell you that Europe is home to much of the world’s history, art and various cultures. But getting bogged down at tourist traps is …