James Hughes

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Inside Spotify's redesign

Spotify’s New York office is any teenage boy’s dream.<p>We are not talking just about the obvious perks of working for a hip startup or the array of cool musicians parading through the office. We are talking about the New York office’s unofficial mascot: Spiderman.<p>The walls separating many of the …

10 awesome brochure designs for your inspiration

In this today’s competitive and technological world, it’s impossible to survive without a firm marketing strategy. Mediums to reach target audience …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

Tips: How Do You Start a Track? Electronic Music Production Workflow

<i>In our new series for production tips, we ask our instructors to weigh-in on important questions about music production for our readers and students.</i></i> …

Meet Niice, a hip site that spouts images for the designer in you

Niice, a search engine for images that can help designers devise original ideas, just got a lot more helpful.<p>It officially launched this week, with monthly subscriptions for premium services, as well as a “moodboard” feature for storing all of your favorite images in one common place that you can …

Line Creators Market Generates $1.5M Sales in One Month

Messaging app Line opened a marketplace in April that lets anyone create and sell their own stickers, with sales starting on May 8. Today it announced that the Line Creators Market has drawn over 80,000 creators and 12,000 sticker sets since it opened up to users, of which a total of 1,200 sticker …

The Ultimate Guide to Mobile Social Media

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>I spend my days writing content from my desktop computer for people who will read the content on their smartphones and tablets.<p>“75% of European digital ecosystem is present at #TNW2018”Are you doing business in Amsterdam in May?Join us<p>Go …

The All-New Pushup Circuit That Builds Strong, Massive Shoulders

A great set can make your waist look slimmer, your arms look bigger, and your back look broader. Here's the circuit that will help you build bolder shoulders<p>When it comes to shoulders, the bolder, the better. One of the best ways to build a massive set: Pushups. But we're not talking about pounding …

Workouts

Deep & Minimal House in Ableton Live: Creating Deep House Stabs

3 Easy Steps Using Photoshop to Making your Images POP

Having taught in-depth image post-processing workshops for Photoshop users, I’ve found that three of the simplest techniques are the ones that people …

How to Create D# Fat from Armin and W&W

<i>D# Fat</i> is a collaboration made by two trance giants last year. It has a strong modern EDM influence from W&W, and a piano part probably by Armin van …

Surprisingly Captivating GoPro Vid Reveals What Goes On Inside Your Dishwasher

Three million, four hundred and sixty four thousand, eighty four. That’s how many times what might be considered the most mundane GoPro video ever …

Video: DigitalRev Shows You that DSLRs Under $100 Can Still Get the Job Done

Photography can be an expensive hobby to get into. With most DSLRs nowadays coming in at around $400 for even the lowest of consumer level cameras. …

Wisconsin stabbings: Attack was just blocks from website creator's home

Joe Jozwowski had just woken up Saturday when he heard sirens whiz past. Then a Flight for Life helicopter.<p>He and his wife headed out to get closer; ambulances and police cars were huddled just six blocks from where they live.<p>In such a residential neighborhood, they wondered if there had been a …

Crime

Production Stuff: Ableton Macro: Space Cakes

TC<p>May 19th, 2014<p>I have recently developed an obsession with a piece of software for making music namely Ableton Live https://www.ableton.com<p>I would …

Music Production

Realistic hi-hats using velocity and articulations

Creative Strategies w/ Matt Shadetek: Imperfectionism

<i>In this creative strategies article, Logic expert and Dutty Artz label owner Matt Shadetek breaks down the Japanese concept of wabi-sabi and the</i> …

Codes of Conduct

909 Grooves - Free Ableton Live Project Released By Beatmatch (24-bit WAV)

<i>Beatmatch</i> has announced the release of <b>909 Grooves</b>, a free <i>Ableton Live</i> audio project based on a set of <i>Roland TR-909</i> drum machine samples.<p><i>909 Grooves</i> …

10 Creative Examples of Branding & Identity Designs

Brand awareness is key to making your business stand out amongst the competition. If someone can immediately recognize your logo, mascot, or design, …

Designing a Hang Tag? Words of Advice and Inspiration Before You Start

If you’re in the apparel industry, the hang tag you use can influence whether a customer will purchase your product or not. If your tag looks cheap, …

A Leading Design and Technology Blog for Designers

Recent<p>Low budgets and unconventionality are among the prime hallmarks of the classic guerilla marketing campaign. Highly successful at making a …

52 Unique Business Brochure Designs

AD<p>A brochure is one of the most important tools in marketing, especially small business marketing. Here’s are some inspiring <b>business brochure designs</b>.<p>…

8 Must-have Cheat Sheets for Web Designers and Developers

As a web designer or developer, it’s nearly impossible to remember multiple programming languages, frameworks, and keyboard shortcuts to various …

Black and White Logos by Belancio

A collection of well designed black and white logos.<p>San Francisco, California based design firm Belancio published this fine collection of simple …

Eye-Catching Books Covers by Books We Made - The Fox Is Black

Munich based duo Stephanie and Tom Ising design book covers for a living and I must say that they do a rather excellent job at it. Working under the …

Logo Design: The Work of Brandon Nickerson

We keep going through our weekly journey checking out great logos! We're thinking ahead and we want to find new topics, good ones, to share with you …

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Hans Kendrick, Dusseldorf, Cocogoose

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

Sites of the Week: DevRocket, NY Train Project, TRÜF and more

Maybe you guys already realised I'me a huge fan of websites of services and apps, then today I have some of this again! You need to try and take a …