Derek Lai

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Peugeot unveils all-electric coupe concept with some muscle car DNA and ‘600 km of range’

The French automaker Peugeot has unveiled an interesting new all-electric concept vehicle ahead of the 2018 Paris Motor Show: an all-electric coupe concept with some muscle car DNA and an impressive powertrain.<p>The Paris Motor Show is not until next month, but it looks like Peugeot couldn’t wait to …

Muscle Cars

Peugeot reveals retro-looking e-Legend car at the Paris Motor Show - complete with velvet seats

PEUGEOT has merged the worlds of old and new for its e-Legend concept car, which was revealed at its home Paris Motor Show.<p>The French carmaker has …

Auto Shows

7 Futuristic Designs From 100% Design That Will Change The Way We Live

100% Design London, from September 19 -22, has added a brand-new exhibition to the trade show’s lineup – 100% Futures. Under the theme ‘designing for …

Autonomous Cars

The Xbox 360 controller’s Xbox button masterfully solved the wireless multiplayer problem

Button of the Month: the Xbox 360 controller Xbox button<p><i>In today’s digital age, it sometimes feels like hardware has taken a back seat to the software that drives out devices. Button of the Month will look at what some of those buttons and switches are like on devices old and new to appreciate how</i> …

Xbox 360

Chinese fonts: A tortuous and fascinating process of creation

You're reading the Quartz Obsession from May 22, 2018<p>Sign up for the Quartz Obsession<p>Our digression into the most fascinating corners of the global economy<p>Delivered every weekday afternoon<p>Sign me up<p>Stay updated about new Quartz products and events<p>Emails<p>Delivered every Monday through Saturday morning<p>…

Globalization

Diesel On Full Guard 2.5 Smartwatch

Diesel is known for their intriguing, distinctive large watch designs, and they’ve caught our attention again with a neon-infused timepiece. Their On …

Watches

Tiny Android-Powered Palm Phone Leaks Again

By on September 6, 2018 at 4:02 pm<p>Once upon a time, Palm was perhaps the most well-known maker of mobile devices and “smartphones” in the world. …

Mobile Technology

Chrome’s new design — a UX perspective

<b>But</b> Google design team went further with the improvements: they put the search icon into tab bar on the bottom of the screen that accesses search bar …

Material Design

Nike took a calculated risk with Colin Kaepernick ad, experts say

Nike Inc.’s decision to feature Colin Kaepernick in its latest “Just Do It” advertising campaign predictably blew up the internet.<p>In one video, Nike shoes were set on fire. John Rich, half of the country music duo Big & Rich, showed that his soundman had cut Nike’s iconic swoosh off his socks. …

San Francisco

Oh Oh Pressure Go

Art Directors: Hou Chun-Chun, Hsieh Sheng-Fa<br>Designers: Yang Po-Zhi, Ku Pei-Wen, Chiou Yu-Ching, Shih Mei-Ju, Weng Ching-Te<br>Photographer: Yang …

Packaging Design

Iconography Guidelines Inspiration

Currently in the middle of setting things up to build a design system at a large scale, for where I am currently working. One of the starting points …

UI Design

Bugatti made its Divo supercar faster by slowing it down

The supercar is capped at just 236 miles per hour.<p>The Bugatti Chiron is (probably) the fastest road car in the world. If you activate the car’s special “Top Speed” mode, it’s electronically limited to 261 MPH — but Bugatti suggests the actual, unrestricted top speed would land somewhere north of …

Bugatti

The Logan Paul vs. KSI fight exposed an ugliness that’s older than YouTube

An expertly orchestrated circus of hurt machismo<p>Like thousands of others, this weekend I traveled to Manchester in England to watch the (sort of) boxing match between two notorious YouTubers: American reprobate Logan Paul and British self-promoter KSI. A conflict between villains, it was the …

Logan Paul

Build a complete, lightweight camping kit that fits in a backpack

Bring everything from a tent to a stove in one bag.<p>When you’re climbing a steep, rocky trail on the side of a mountain, a bulky pack catching on branches or scraping against boulders will slow your ascent. Lightweight, space-saving camping essentials can provide warmth, shelter, and comfort out on …

Camping

ACRONYM's Next Nike Presto Mid Collaboration Is Revealed

ACRONYM’s Next Nike Presto Mid Collaboration Is Revealed<p>0 / 5 1 min by Sneaker News<p>0.00 / 5 <i>(NO VOTES YET)</i><p>The entirety of the upcoming ACRONYM x Nike …

Web Design & UI/UX: National Geographic World Changing Intuitive Site

We are taking a look at this web design project by Dops Digital, a studio based in Lviv, Ukraine. Their latest project is about either a concept or …

Web Design

Safest level of alcohol consumption is none, worldwide study shows

To minimize health risks, the optimal amount of alcohol someone should consume is none. That’s the simple, surprising conclusion of a massive study, co-authored by 512 researchers from 243 institutions, published Thursday in the prestigious journal the Lancet.<p>The researchers built a databaseof more …

Alcohol

Introducing Crello Animation Maker

Crello is an innovative design tool from Depositphotos that’s simple to pick up and use, and outputs high-quality results. In an increasingly …

Social Media

The Best Calendar & Time Management Apps For Busy Families

Stay on top of all your appointments, recitals, and play dates with these excellent options.<p>Family calendars fill up quickly. Vet appointments, piano …

These Handmade Wooden HEARTHSTONE Cards Are Legendary

You might remember earlier this year when we told you about the incredible carved cartridges created by artist Pigminted. He’s added new handmade …

Xbox One controller mod adds a 3D printed mini steering wheel

The illusion of simulation in games and VR is often shattered by the less than convincing controls. You can’t really feel what you’re holding in VR …

7 of the most innovative watches ever made

By Spencer Hart<p>The wristwatch as we know it has been around for a little over 200 years, and while it appears little has changed over the two …

Professional designers explain why the Space Force logos are no good

You see stars. They see worrying signs of confusion.<p>In June, President Donald Trump called for the creation of a sixth branch of the U.S. military. To the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Coast Guard, he hopes to add… the Space Force.<p>On Thursday, Vice President Mike Pence and U.S. Secretary …

What Would U.S. Money Look Like, Given the Proper Attention of an Industrial Designer?

Bills so pretty you'd never spend them<p>Industrial designer Andrey Avgust hails from Belarus, a country whose currency I admit I've never seen. But …

10 Ways to Measure Your Success in Design

Professional Growth<p>When you first start in any profession (particularly those in the creative space), it’s pretty easy to come down with a bad case …

Motion Design & Typography Awesomeness for Adobe Hidden Treasures Bauhaus Dessau

Adobe invited Melanie Stirner to take part in the Adobe Live Event in Munich from June 19th to 21st, 2018 and to work on a motion design project on …

8 years, 150 logos by Dima Bertoluchi

150 logos created in 8 years by graphic designer Dima Bertoluchi.Dima Bertoluchi, a Saint Petersburg, Russia based graphic designer has recently …

Graphic Design

Web Design Inspiration by Hristo Hristov

Hristo Hristov is a designer based in Frankfurt, Germany. He has put together a quite inspiring set of comps on web design featuring a quite elegant …

UI Inspiration: This week's selections from Slava Kornilov, Hristo Hristov and more

It's that time of the week for our collection of UI/UX interactions to boost your UI inspiration. We are focusing on cool animations, layout designs, …

A Typeface Designed To Thwart NSA Surveillance

Worried about spying eyes? Here’s a typeface created with the government’s prying computers in mind.<p>Long before Edward Snowden leaked the Prism documents, Sang Mun served two years of mandatory service for the Korean military, gathering intelligence under the NSA. He didn’t choose to publish any …