Jozef Jakus

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I Gave Up on Squarespace and Built My Own Photo Website from Scratch

For the past several years my photography website called Squarespace home. Among online, fully-contained, content management systems, it is hard to …

Web Design

This App Is Converting Architects Over to Apple

Technology has changed the way many architects work. Portable touchscreen devices, along with the latest software applications, have streamlined the …

IPad Pro

The Perfect Apple Workstation, Four Ways

Essentials for the Ultimate Desktop Setup<p>No two people work alike — our vocation and habits make sure of that. What most of us can relate to, though, …

IPhone 8

12 Best AR Apps for iPhone and iPad That Change the Way We Interact With the World

Apple announced its ARKit developer tool back in June 2017 and since then, and the release of iOS 11, the popularity of iOS apps that take advantage …

Apps

Here's everything you can learn from reading a tire sidewall

Everything you need to know about your tires is right there on the sidewall, you just have to know how to crack the code. Knowing this information can help you determine how safe your tires are, how old they are, or help you decide what you want out of your next pair of car shoes.<p>Let's take a look …

USDOT

This pint-size $168 audio system packs a wallop

Dayton Audio's $30 per pair B652 speaker has long been one of my favorite budget speakers, so now I'm pleased to report Dayton's new DTA-2.1BT integrated amplifier is also a honey. Firstly because it sounds nice, secondly because its all-metal chassis is so darned small -- just 1.4 by 5.25 by 5.2 …

Top Apps for Photograph Management

While we have explored the notion of apps for photographers in the past, an aspect of photography that is often overlooked is the management of …

Review: ElevationLab’s DraftTable for the iPad Pro

If there is one accessory that the world has no shortage of, it is tablet stands. They come in all shapes and sizes, and range from cheap and generic to fairly expensive and iPad-specific. They exploded onto the scene right after the release of the original iPad, and are still readily available …

Top Scanning Apps for iPhone and Android

Summary Scanner (iOS/Android)<p>As the amount of time that is dedicated to reading has been on the decline while the average number of minutes spent on …

Lean and Mean: Power of Minimalism in UI Design.

Simple doesn't mean primitive. Less isn't vague. Short doesn't say little. Air doesn't equal emptiness. Today we are talking about minimalism. In the …

Bose Sleepbuds can silence snores and barking dogs

These smart earplugs might save your relationship<p>Two years ago we discovered a rather remarkable set of smart earplugs from a company called Hush that could silence the noise around you as you slept. Then the company suddenly went quiet, and stopped returning our calls. Now we know why: Hush was …

These Are the 66 Best Documentaries of All Time

What makes a documentary “important”? What makes it worth referencing, or remembering, or even watching in the first place? Why, in this time of seemingly perpetual sociopolitical strife, would we veer away from the vaunted, glorious escapism of big feature films and go see something small and …

Sony Pictures

9 Cutting-Edge Technologies for Architects

<i>This article was originally published by Brantley Agency as "Must Have Technology for Architects in 2017."</i><p>2017 has been an amazing year in the field …

The best Chrome extensions to boost your productivity right now

Thanks to the emergence of Web-based tools and services, most of us work primarily in the browser these days, and that means it’s our main productivity center.<p>Google Chrome is far and away the most popular browser around and it supports a huge number of extensions, which are essentially plugins …

Clever Interior Hacks For Absorbing Unwanted Noise At Home

There's nothing like feeling the serenity in a home which absorbs noise like a ravenous black hole. Modern interiors that are filled with open-plan …

Pre-cast concrete staircase forms centrepiece of basement extension by Studio Octopi

This south London house extension by Studio Octopi features a pre-cast concrete staircase that had to be craned into position.<p>London-based Studio …

Tiny A-frame cabin costs just $700 to build

And it only took 3 weeks<p>Whether it’s in dollhouse form or as one of the many vacation homes that proliferated in the 1970s from Mount Hood to Fire Island, the A-frame is an instantly recognizable—and beloved—-architectural style.<p>Perhaps that’s why this DIY tiny home is just so dang cute. Built by …

Architecture: House Yorii located in Saitama Prefecture, Japan

It's been a little while since our last article about architecture, how about a minimal house located in Saitama Prefecture, Japan. At less than 30km …

Square Enix finds a home for refreshingly strange indie games

Square Enix Collective’s new batch of indie titles includes Tokyo Dark and Forgotton Anne<p>There are too many games; too many titles coming from small …

How to Hand Letter Like an Architect From A to Z

Licensed architect and teacher Doug Patt of How to Architect has created a tutorial on how to hand letter like an architect from A to Z.<p>Hand …

Tribeca penthouse by Space4Architecture features pale material palette

New York studio Space4Architecture has used only three main materials to decorate a duplex apartment in Tribeca, which was designed around the need …

The Best Kits for Teaching Kids How to Code

Who says learning code has to be boring?<p>Whether you're an experienced programmer or have never even touched a line of code, a kit designed to introduce basic coding skills can make a great gift for kids. These kits can teach everything from problem-solving skills to real programming languages that …

How to create your first mobile app?

Ideas for mobile apps have become extremely common among the average person. While ideas are plentiful, the ability to build and execute a launch is …

Apps

The Best Quest Games and Adventure Games You Must Have on your iPhone

Endless runners are addictive and fun. Racing games – whether it’s bike racing or car racing – deliver the goosebumps-inducing adrenaline rushes of …

This wall charger is the size of a credit card, and won't hurt if you step on it

Phone chargers are big, bulky, and often, completely forgettable. I can’t count the number of times I’ve left my house without my plug and cable, only for my phone to run out of juice halfway through the day.<p>One potential solution to this all-too-common problem comes from Kado — a compelling …

Selling

10 Free Wireframe Kits To Speed Up Your Design Workflow

The wireframing process is crucial to every new UI project. Before you get into the colors and typography you have to consider the user experience …

Wireframing

Here Are Some of the Best Ways to Sharpen Your Images in Photoshop (VIDEO)

Everyone want nice crisp images, right? But there’s a difference between “crisp” and “crispy” as you’ll learn in the video below. Photoshop offers a …

A Visual Guide To Statistics

A Brown University student creates math lessons for the more visually inclined among us.<p>Statisticians are one of the fastest growing jobs in the country–and for good reason. “As data becomes more and more a part of people’s lives, statistics is becoming more a part of people’s lives,” says Daniel …

Airmail 1.5 Brings Custom Actions, Workflow Integration

Airmail, the most powerful email client for iOS and my 2016 App of the Year, has made integrations with third-party apps and services the central element of its experience, allowing users to deeply fine-tune their email workflows. With version 1.5, launching today on the App Store, the developers …

I Love Modern Architecture

I love modern architecture. I live, breathe, and dream about it! These projects are some of my very favorite examples of architecture at its best.

Architecture