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True North / EC3

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> True North is a development comprised of nine rental units and shared community gardens, located …

Design

Nintendo Stock Surges After Surprise Cardboard Accessory Reveal

Nintendo clearly spent 2017 doing more than just basking in the huge success of its Switch console. The company was also preparing to maintain its …

Gaming

Improve User Experience with Proper Webfont Loading

Webfonts are one of the very first things we add to our sites—whether it be for individuality or stylistic reasons. Unfortunately, they are also …

This cartographer’s deep dive into Google Maps is fascinating

Google Maps is more powerful than you know<p>Most people who use Google Maps do so without much attention to detail. We just need the directions, the right subway route, or the name of that good sushi place. We don’t spend too much time pondering how Google got so good at mapping the world, and what …

Maps

How IBM is Training Its Workforce to Think Like Designers

To win in the age of cognitive computing and cybersecurity, the venerable tech giant is betting big on design thinking. How big? It now boasts the …

15 Books For Beginners To Learn Web Design

Share!<p>Around 5 years ago, I learned how to build websites by starting with simple HTML in notepad. I then purchased a book that taught me more about …

Web Design

Lewis Arts Complex

The new Lewis Arts complex on the south edge of campus, adjacent to McCarter Theatre Center, takes the arts at Princeton University to even greater heights by significantly expanding the performance, rehearsal and teaching spaces for the arts in new, state-of-the-art facilities.

The Arts

10+ Websites with Great Typography

Share!<p>Typography plays an important role in graphic and web design. There are lots of fonts available, each one of them suitable for certain …

Get all the stock images you need for under $40

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

10 best new web design tools for April 2017

There's good news this month for Foundation users: the team has released a library of UI components you can download, edit and plug into your site to …

PlayStation Vue

20 Best Web Animation Tools You Should Start Using

Did you know there are some excellent <i>web animation tools</i> on the web, that can help you build vibrant websites with ease and also keep your users …

Web Design

Untouched midcentury masterpiece on the market for the first time ever asks $950K

The 1959 Knoxville beauty was designed by Bruce McCarty as his personal home<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Knoxville, Tennessee<p><b>Price:</b> …

Moving From Photoshop And Illustrator To Sketch: A Few Tips For UI Designers

Switching To Illustrator: The Annoyances<p>From Photoshop to Illustrator<p>Because using Photoshop for user interface design is, in my view, a needlessly …

How to Save Money and Spend Less While Traveling in Europe

<i>This article is brought to you by GoEuro.</i><p><b>1. Avoid currency exchange at all costs (pun intended!)</b><p>Those little currency exchange stand in the airports …

Master Photoshop | 20 Brilliant Tutorials You Should Try

If you want to master Photoshop, these brilliant tutorials will surely help you a lot! We selected some of the best Photoshop tutorials that show …

Graphics

100+ CSS Resources For Web Designers And Developers

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co<p>A serious web designer/developer must call for a skill to write good CSS. CSS is simple, very easy to …

Web Design

Font Squirrel offers free fonts and some quite useful tools

From this Robservatory post about Font Squirrel:<p>They offer a huge assortment of fonts, all licensed for free commercial use, with a nice set of …

Typography

Useful jQuery Code Snippets for Handling CSS

If you’re not already familiar with code snippets, they are handy time savers! Essentially, the feature you want to implement is already created by …

jQuery

Britain’s Holocaust memorial shortlist: right time, wrong place?

The shortlist for Britain’s Holocaust memorial features some big names of art and architecture, but a muddled brief hasn’t made it easy for them<p>“Amazing, most amazing position,” said a US government official in 1943 of British reluctance to help with a plan to rescue 70,000 Jews from a part of the …

New York City Gets A Dashboard

A new platform lets the mayor’s office visualize the city in real-time across dozens of agencies.<p>In cities today, all data is political. Politicians use it as ammunition. Companies use it as leverage. And citizens use it to advocate. Yet while the open data movement has made it far easier to plunge …

6 ways to detect an amateur UX/UI Designer

We all know, user experience has become a serious keyword in many organizations; turning to UX professionals to create, improve and completely reface …

UX Design

Amazing Japanese Architecture That Makes Us Rethink Everything

Japan is the land of the unusual, quirky and revolutionary, a place where you pretty much expect anything, including extraordinary architecture that …

Amazing
Wireframing

Minimalist Christmas Cards Cleverly Use Type To Create Colorful Festive Images

<b>A couple of</b> years ago, Milan-based graphic designer Luca Milani created a Christmas Edition of his graphic project ‘FONTLOVE’, where he uses type to …

Graphic Design

Wireflows: A UX Deliverable for Workflows and Apps

<b>Summary:</b> Wireflows are a combination of wireframes and flowcharts. They can document workflow and screen designs when there are few pages that change …

UI Design
Architecture

100+ Swiss Designers—1 New Typography Exhibition

Symmetry, grids, and typography: an inside look into The Cooper Union's latest exhibition, 'Swiss Style Now.'<p>Championing unmanipulated photography, asymmetrical layouts, rational-objective typography, and mathematical grids, the "Swiss Style" of graphic design is perhaps one of the most influential …

Graphic Design

The Weathering House That Slowly Becomes One With The Land

Most architects the importance the surroundings play when designing a new home for someone as well as the impact every building has on the land …

Architecture

These Tinkertoys For Architects Simulate How Buildings Really Work

To laymen, architectural principles are rather abstract. Buildings seem to stay up based upon nothing but sturdiness, when in actuality, even the simplest buildings stay erect based upon a combination of structural principles, many of which are extremely hard to explain in words–the way that things …

8 Cyber Monday Deals For Designers You Need to Check Out

Everyone is buzzing about Cyber Monday these days, looking for the best offers to suit their needs. But what about you? What if you could do …

Web Design