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Savory Spanish Potato Salad Recipe

"Spanish potato salad is an important dish in Spain's culinary history. There are many versions, and this is the way we like ours. Goes so well with …

How To Make My Mom's Jambalaya — Seasoned With Southern Charm

<i>Refinery29's My Kitchen Sink is an exploration of our most meaningful recipes — the go-to dishes that we turn to time and again. Not only do we enjoy</i> …

What Your Poop Looks Like Can Reveal a Lot About Your Health

Scientists developed a seven-point scale called the Bristol Stool Chart.<p>Number twos are a tricky subject. We all do them. Indeed, excreting waste is critical to life. But polite society and its rules of etiquette ensure we’re rarely brave enough to speak about them.<p>The feces—or stools—we produce …

Infographic: How to create a website that users fall in love with

It takes only seconds for visitors to decide whether your website is worth their time.The internet is teeming with digital destinations where …

Why you should eat blueberries every day (or at least regularly) | NOLA.com

I made my first cobbler recently. Who knew that cobbler could be so easy? It was delicious, and also crazy-nutritious, mostly thanks to the …

Five Aspects Of Visual Identity That Many Companies Tend To Overlook

A company’s brand can be as valuable – if not more so – than the products and services it offers. Just take a look at the 2017 brand valuation rankings published by global brand consultancy Interbrand. Apple’s brand alone is worth $184 billion, while Google’s is $141 billion. Yes, that’s billion …

Coca-Cola

What is GDPR, and why should designers care?

Your complete guide to the new law, courtesy of designers, agencies, and privacy experts.<p>Many designers don’t work with data directly. So why should they care about the General Data Protection Regulation, Europe’s far-reaching new privacy law? In short, GDPR will make privacy a mandatory design …

Privacy

Doctor reveals the one vegetable you need to eat

If you fail to eat enough vegetables, this may be welcome news.<p>According to a doctor in the UK, you only need to be eating one type of veggie to …

Nutrition

A New Theory Linking Sleep and Creativity

The two main phases of sleep might work together to boost creative problem-solving.<p>In 1920, the night before Easter Sunday, Otto Loewi woke up, seemingly possessed of an important idea. He wrote it down on a piece of paper and promptly returned to sleep. When he reawakened, he found that his …

Occasional fasting may be a fast fix for our health

Many people routinely fast, going hungry for a day or a couple of days either for spiritual or health reasons. Some say fasting cleanses toxins from …

Stem Cells

10 extraordinary examples of typography poster designs

Typography can make or break a poster. No matter how perfect the imagery, if the type isn't conveyed in the right way, the design has failed – which …

The Swiss Wünderkind Shows Us How It’s Done

<i>Register today for the free course “5 Skills Every Design Needs to Know.”</i>His name is Stefan Hürlemann. He is 23 years old, Swiss, and posts every day …

Graphic Design

Instagram Launches An Official Account Dedicated Only To Design

<b>Instagram isn’t</b> just about photography anymore. Creatives have leveraged the platform to showcase their works; some have even taken the bold move to …

Social Media

Tactile+Versatile: Wacom’s digital eraser is better than a stylus

Take any stylus you find, and it closely resembles a writing instrument. It’s never been anything visually more than a pen or a pencil. Yonghwan’s …

3D fonts: 9 top type tips

3D fonts are an eye-catching element inside your typographic toolbox. They can be used consistently across both web and print, and, implemented …

GT Super: the typeface inspired by the lowercase "a" in a newspaper clipping

When Swiss designer and founder of Rollo Press, Urs Lehni showed fellow designer Noël Leu a newspaper clipping, it kickstarted an extensive …

Typography

DESIGN FOR A BETTER TOMORROW

Anticipate. Innovate. Captivate.<p>The opportunity of a lifetime awaits as the Lexus Design Award 2019 begins its call for submissions. Finalists will …

25 Rust Textures for Grungy Web and Graphic Projects

Whether you work in web-design, graphic design, you’re a Photoshop Artist or just passionate about photography, we all know that at one point we need …

Design to improve the general quality of life: exploring Paul Rand's IBM Graphic Standards Manual

In a televised interview with Paul Rand in 1991 the designer was asked, “What does the world need with graphic design, what does it do for us? To the …

11 Wabi Sabi Home Decor Ideas That Embrace Imperfection

Find beauty in the blemishes.<p>Marie Kondo’s “less is more” minimalist design philosophy has been riding the mainstream wave for years now, inspiring homeowners everywhere to reorganize their t-shirt and sweater drawers and ditch clutter that doesn’t “spark joy.”<p>Though it’s a practical way to …

Timber shed gives retired couple room to paint, garden and have friends to stay

Jon Danielsen Aarhus has designed a gabled shed to accommodate the hobbies of a recently retired couple in Lillehammer, Norway.<p>The Oslo-based …

Eating certain raw fruits and vegetables has been linked to better mental health

Raw fruits and vegetables may play a role in improving mental health, according to a new study by the University of Otago.<p>Researchers have found that …

T-Mobile Slapped With A $40 Million Fine For Its Deceptive Design

Using fake ring tones, the company lied to millions of users.<p>If there’s a pantheon for dark patterns (sometimes known as “asshole design“), T-Mobile has earned a spot on it for this dreadful example of deceptive user experience. The company used fake ring tone noises to make customers think their …

T-Mobile

Volkswagen To Redesign Its Logo As ‘The Brand Is Not In Good Shape’

Volkswagen’s current logo. Image via Volkswagen<p><b>Volkswagen is in</b> talks of revamping its logo as it steers towards the electric car route, <i>Bloomberg</i> …

These New Body Scrubs Will Transform Your Skin in 5 Minutes or Less

While body-baring numbers like Saint Laurent’s micro hemlines and Louis Vuitton’s silk running shorts may be hanging in our closet—eagerly awaiting warm weather’s return for their first stroll around the cherry-tree-lined blocks—chances are our limbs, long buried underneath layer upon layer, are …

The web designer starter toolkit

In the early days of the web, a designer’s toolkit was on the lean side. Other than the web design tools offered by the big players, options were …

The Best Books Of 2018 We Can't Wait To Read This Year

This is how I know I’m reading an incredible book. All of the day’s obligations — making my bed, walking to the subway, cooking dinner — become …

Como as minas enfrentam o machismo na cultura canábica

"Mas você sabe mesmo bolar?"<p><i>Com 4/20 logo aí, na próxima sexta-feira (20/04, pô), a VICE Brasil, em parceria com a Bem Bolado, resolveu apresentar cinco dias de matérias especiais sobre a situação da legalização no Brasil que batizamos de Semana Canábica. Entre 16 e 20 de abril, nossa coluna</i> …

YouTuber Fixes Horrible Websites, Turns Around Terribly Designed UI

<b>‘Refactoring UI’</b> might be two episodes in, but the YouTube series that was initiated about three weeks ago seems to be garnering positive responses …

The new Ritz-Carlton luxury cruise ships for the '1% of global travelers' look like incredible super yachts — here's a look at all the amenities and perks

Last year the Ritz-Carlton Hotel revealed plans for a luxury cruise line, with three cruise ships set to begin sailing in 2020. Now, reservations are open for its inaugural season.<p>Somewhere between a private super yacht and a small ocean liner, the Ritz-Carlton cruise ships will accommodate the …

Ritz-Carlton