Jacqueline Hershman

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Hearst Magazines

PeopleForBikes Guest Post: The Gorilla In The Room

In the pre-digital age, I would have been described as a broken record. That’s because every day, at least a half dozen times, I repeat the phrase, …

Jamaica: IT security 'using staplers'

<b>Call centres in Jamaica are stapling workers' pockets shut to prevent them stealing clients' data, it seems.</b><p>Reports suggest managers are so concerned about client privacy that some workers aren't given jobs without taking lie-detector tests. Company boss Davon Crump is quoted in the Jamaica Gleaner …

Tim Cook reflects on second anniversary of Steve Jobs’ passing in letter to employees

On the eve of the second anniversary of the passing of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, Apple CEO Tim Cook has reflected on the moment in a company-wide email. A source has provided a copy:<p>Team-Tomorrow marks the second anniversary of Steve’s death. I hope everyone will reflect on what he meant to all …

Design And Print Your Own Moleskines With Paper’s New “Book”

FiftyThree (makers of the iPad app Paper) and Moleskine are teaming up to make Book, a streamlined print-on-demand service to turn digital thoughts into analog prints.<p>Paper is an amazing iPad app–and one of our Innovation By Design nominees–because its team at FiftyThree cracked the code of making …

iPad Apps

An App That Uses Geometry To Help You Break Creative Blocks

Reform is a stylish new app aimed at designers, with geometric puzzles that just might inspire fully formed ideas.<p>First-year undergraduate architect and design majors know the scenario very well. Given a range of flat polygons of different sizes–a circle and triangle or a rhombus and trapezoid–the …

Graphic Design

It’s Official: Music Gets Louder Every Year

Every year since 1950, the average volume of a song has gotten louder. But things have really amped up in the last 20 years.<p>“The music kids listen to these days is just too dang loud!”<p>For the better part of 65 years now, this crotchety complaint has exploded in a cloud of dust from the gummy maws …

3 Essential Tips For Redesigning An App For iOS 7

Luke Wroblewski, creator of the popular polling app Polar, outlines the challenges facing anyone redesigning their app for iOS 7’s new look.<p>We’re big fans of Polar, the “Instagram of quick opinions,” as well as its creator and designer, Luke Wroblewski. But even a mobile designer of Wroblewski’s …

UI Design

“L” Is For Formaldehyde Lamb: Damien Hirst Releases His First ABC Book

At last, a picture book for children about death! The original bad-boy artist spells it out for boys and girls.<p>Turning your innocent three-year-old into a tiny art snob has never been easier: Damien Hirst’s new educational children’s book, <i>ABC</i>, pairs 26 of his artworks with letters of the alphabet. …

The Amazing History Of London’s Most Enduring Logo

For over a century, the London Underground Roundel has gotten into the DNA of some of the world’s top designers. A new book explores how.<p>It is hard to imagine a simpler symbol than the one that brands every London bus, subway, and station, the London Underground Roundel. Although little more than a …

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