Kenneth Porter

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A Sophisticated Lawyer’s Office Identity Design

Benício lawyer’s office – corporate design.<p>Adilson Porto Jr. is a senior art director living and working in São Paulo, Brazil. While working for …

Grave-Robbing Cannibals Refuse to Eat Jail Food: Pakistan Cops

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - One of two brothers accused of stealing corpses from graveyards and eating human remains was captured after going on the run, police in Pakistan said Tuesday.<p>Farman Ali, 33, was jailed in 2011 with brother Mohammad Arif after they admitted to digging up graves, stealing as …

Crime

People of Color Are Disproportionately Hurt by Air Pollution

Oklahoma Governor Bans Minimum Wage Increases Statewide

Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin signed a bill into law yesterday that prohibits cities from establishing a mandatory minimum wage as well as certain …

Google's Microcamera Contact Lens Is Coming to an Eyeball Near You

After Google Glass, the next “moon shot” Google product might very well be a contact lens with a built-in micro-camera.<p>The tech giant has filed a …

Wearable Tech

Ohio man sentenced to wear 'BULLY' sign is jeered, taunted | Reuters

CLEVELAND (Reuters) - An Ohio man sentenced by a judge to spend Sunday wearing a sign reading “I AM A BULLY” at a busy suburban Cleveland intersection was greeted by a boisterous stream of honking car horns, jeers and insults.<p>Edmond Aviv, 62, sits with a sign he made at a street corner in the …

Japanese local authorities turn matchmaker to combat low birthrate

Local government holds social 'machikon' events to help singles mingle – but will it work?<p>Should local councils help us make friends? This is a question Jonathan Carr-West, chief executive of the Local Government Information Unit, asks noting that social relationships make us happy, and happy …

5 ways banks hurt the poor

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Jamie Dimon has a message for his bank’s investors who may be concerned about rising costs for those struggling to get …

Finance

Detroit strikes two deals over pensions with police, firefighters, other former employees

The city of Detroit reached tentative agreements to preserve pensions for retired police office and firefighters but cut monthly payments for other former employees, key deals that could accelerate the largest public bankruptcy in U.S. history, officials said Tuesday.<p>Negotiators for the general …

Vector Scouts by Ryan Putnam

Vector Scouts is a really cool project by Ryan Putnam ranging from illustration and logo design, to icons, packaging and collateral design. The style …

20 Smashing Editorial Design Pieces for Your Inspiration

With so many websites having similar designs and structures nowadays, it’s very important for any web designer to <b>stay creative and unique in order to</b> …

Snøhetta Created Oslo's Visual Identity for Olympic Bid

Hosting the Olympics is definitely bragworthy. And creating the brand identity and logo for a host city is equally impressive. While I’m busy …

Graphic Design

How To Wisely Use The Font Combinations into A Logo

A considerable part of the total created logos contains letters or words. It means that a logo designer should be able to wisely play with letters. …

Detroit Launches eBay-Like Site for Buying Abandoned Homes

In the amount of time it took you to click on this story, you could be on your way to purchasing a house in Detroit.<p>The city launched a new website …

30 Inspirational Typography Packaging Designs

Using cool typography is a great way to spice up the mojo of any design-related project. Especially when it comes to the packaging design that needs …

20 Fantastic Free Behance Fonts for Designers

Share!<p>Every designer loves new, high quality fonts! Stay updated and focus on the latest trends! Behance is a great source of freebies and today we …

Typography

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Mother Takes Adorable Portraits of Her 10-Month-Old Baby and Their Rescue Dog

Not since Tokyo-based mother Aya Sakai's photos of her son and their French Bulldog, have I seen such a cute pairing like this! Meet Zoey and Jasper. Lifestyle photographer Grace Chon recently turned the camera on her 10-month-old Chinese-Korean baby Jasper and their 7-year-old rescue dog Zoey, …

Cute

Tremble at These Surreal, Sky-High Urban Roller Coasters

10 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Writers' block? Go take a nap.<p>Composer Erik Satie walked roughly 10 kilometers from Arcueil to Paris every morning. Saul Bellow rode his mountain bike. Novelist Haruki Murakami keeps a famously intense running schedule, which he described in the <i>Paris Review</i>:<p><b>Whether it lets the mind wander, improves</b> …