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Beats By Dre Celebrates The Rise Of Serena Williams For The U.S. Open

Just in time for the U.S. Open, Beats by Dre drops a stunning ad to celebrate defending champ Serena Williams. The film opens with Williams waking up to workout, listening to doubting pundits on TV before heading out to the streets.<p>Over the last couple of years, the brand has made an art form of …

How People With Type A Personalities Can Become Better Listeners

The first step is to realize that time spent listening is an investment. Here’s why it’s worth your time and how to build the skill.<p>The phrase <i>Type A personality</i> was originally coined by two cardiologists in the 1950s, based on observations of how middle-aged men with heart conditions behaved in the …

High Blood Pressure

Two Inspiring Serena Williams Stories, And A Pregnant Dude: The Top 5 Ads Of The Week

Watch Gatorade and Beats celebrate Serena, The Weeknd play with Apple Music, Listerine help blind people “feel” a smile, and more.<p>This week Serena Williams battled her way into the second round of the U.S. Open. As the quest to defend the title and win her first calendar Grand Slam continues, she …

Here’s What Happens When You Unleash A Bunch Of Designers On An Island And Tell Them To Build Their Dream Campsite

Armed with a few supplies, two weeks time, and a wealth of ideas, 18 designers descended on the Swedish island of Gotland and built their dream campsite. Hailing from all across Europe and practicing an array of disciplines—from product design to biology and mathematics—the group riffed on the …

Design

10 Creative Visionaries Share Their Methods For Unlocking New Ideas

Do you need boundaries, or can you let it rip? Ten ultra-creative people share what makes them tick.<p>Notions of creativity tend to fall into one of two camps: Either you’re the wide-open brainstorm type, or you require pressure from deadlines, supply shortages, or other exterior factors to make your …

Creativity

Logitech Site Design

I haven't posted anything about web design in quite a long time. I have been so focused on Android app design and development that I am starting to …

Web Design

Coffee-Stained Leaf Paintings Created with Remnants of a Morning Brew

Indonesian artist Ghidaq al-Nizar (aka @coffeetopia) began as a latte artist, but has taken his craft to another level by deconstructing frothy brews and utilizing their most basic component–coffee–as his medium of choice. Al-Nizar takes the steamy, soothing drink out of the cup and artistically …

From Japan, a Brilliant Notebook Hack for Organizing Your Notes

A simple trick to easily index and find the information you need<p>My notes are a mess. I desperately wish I could carry just one notebook, but every …

Beautifully Designed Posters

These posters bring back the essence of design, with a really strong use of shapes, typography, and color to deliver a message. In a world full of …

Here's a Roundup of the Best Graduation Advice for Finding Your First Job

While you’re savoring each and every moment of graduation (and I hope you are!), you’re probably also job hunting, interviewing, looking for a decent …

David Foster

The Design Essentials: iPad Apps for the Creative

Quietly and almost covertly, Apple’s iPad has become a common tool in every realm of professional design. Fashion designers sketch on it, designers …

Sheryl Sandberg to Grads: Fortune Favors the Bold

I am honored to be here today to address Dean Yingyi Qian, Tsinghua School of Economics and Management’s distinguished faculty, proud family members, …

Sheryl Sandberg