Nicola B Bracken

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Using Pinterest’s social cred to get in-store shoppers to make purchases

It’s pretty common now to see a local restaurant post Yelp reviews or Zagat ratings on their storefront windows, showing the number of stars they got …

Covent Garden

Covent Garden is a world-class shopping and dining destination attracting food-lovers and fashionistas alike.<p>Buzzing with the excitement of the opera …

Food & Dining

Google unveils Project Loon, aims to use balloons to provide internet to the world

Internet giant Google has launched an ambitious plan to use a ring of huge balloons to provide internet to the two-thirds of the world currently …

Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority, and Manual Mode

Digital photography has given almost anyone with a camera the potential to become a creative photographer. These days even compact cameras offer …

EE Rolls Out Bundled Unlimited Fiber Broadband and Call Packages

4G mobile operator and fiber provider EE is now offering call and internet bundles that provide unmetered usage from just £5 per month for existing customers.<p>The operator is best known for getting a headstart on launching its 4G service in the UK, but it also offers fixed-line fiber broadband too, …

grain editTres Tipos Graficos

Tres Tipos Graficos is a studio founded in Madrid in 2004 with a focus on branding and editorial design. Although recent work has been for …

Keybag design Joao Sabino (o

street furniture billboards in paris outdoor advertising with a purpose: a bench, a shelter and a ramp built into billboards make the ubiquitous urban infrastructure actually useful to city residents. see more: http://www.designboom.com/design/street-furniture-billboards-by-ibm-ogilvy-france

Gone In 60 Frames Per Second: A Pinterest Paint Performance Case Study

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How MIT Is Hacking Thousands Of Worms To Print Buildings

Leveraging a biological swarm of silkworms, MIT has constructed a beautiful pavilion that questions the very nature of 3-D printing.<p>Editor’s Note<p>12/26/13<p>Happy (almost) New Year! We’re saying good-bye to 2013 by revisiting some of our favorite stories of the year. Enjoy.<p>We think of 3-D printers as …

Finding Hidden Faces In Google Earth’s Landscapes

A design studio in Berlin applied face-tracking technology to Earth’s surface, and found faces staring back.<p>In a neat video on data visualization that we posted the other day, the narrator identifies Google Maps as one of the most commonly seen visualizations in the world. The influence of such …

Chances Are You Won’t Finish This Article

No one expects you to read the entire Internet every day, start to finish. That’s where Twitter helps: it’s a cursory but <i>totally</i> comprehensive rundown on all the online content out there.<p>Actually (and sadly), the facts don’t back that up. According to data collected by Josh Schwartz, a data …

Love Hurts by Melanie Chernock