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The Design Theory Behind Amazon’s $5.6 Billion Success

Amazon’s success brings into relief a principle that is sometimes hard to swallow in the design community: Successful design is not necessarily beautiful.<p>Amazon is undoubtedly the most significant force in the digital transformation of commerce: an estimated 44% of all online sales are on Amazon, …

eCommerce

Here Are Rotten Tomatoes' Best Reviewed Movies of 2017

If you’re looking to close out 2017 by watching the best reviewed movies released this year, Rotten Tomatoes has more than 100 options to choose from.<p>…

Rotten Tomatoes

UX & Psychology go hand in hand— How Gestalt theory appears in UX design?

Source: iStockIn the age of AI and “Human Centered Machine Learning”, it’s essential that we understand the needs and behaviour of our users. This is …

UX Design

The definitive design workflow: Abstract app

<i>I haven’t been this excited ever since I opened Sketch for the first time. Seriously.</i><p>Both have their pros and cons. Personally, I’ve used both models …

4K Storm-Lapse

Emerging supercells are some of the most mesmerizing forces of nature and this compilation is no exception. For the last six years, photographer Chad …

How The Gig Economy Will Change In 2017

Growing or shrinking? Changing the way we work? Experts weigh in on how freelance, gigging, and contract work will change this year.<p>The gig economy has been on the rise for several years, and many reports point to a continued trend in American workers taking on both side gigs and cobbling together …

Gig Economy

340+ Christmas Backgrounds and Patterns

In this post, we merrily bring to you this huge collection of Christmas backgrounds and patterns to complement the mood of your holiday design …

B.C. tech sector growing so fast it’s hard to measure size of industry

The tech sector in Vancouver, Victoria and Kelowna is growing so fast that industry associations and leasing agencies are scrambling to define its size and component parts.<p>The newest effort comes from Colliers International in Vancouver, which has calculated that tech now accounts for 14 per cent …

San Francisco

Canucks partner with SAP to create engaging fan experiences using social media

If you’ve been keeping score at the Rogers Arena lately, you may have noticed something is a bit off: the rows of empty seats at Vancouver Canucks …

Rebuilding in Nepal's Langtang valley – in pictures

The earthquake that hit Nepal last year devastated Langtang valley, laying waste to an economy reliant on tourism. Reconstruction work in the Himalayan region involves hauling materials up mountain tracks, but communities are slowly rebuilding their livelihoods<p>Photographs by Benedict Grey, whose …

Natural Disasters

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

A new poll asked teachers how they would like to deal with gun control.<p>1:15 p.m. Today1:15 p.m. March 22, 2018<p>Critics of the change told the …

The Nature of Adult ADHD

<b>At School</b><p>Most adults who have ADHD symptoms report a history of poor school performance. Although some people have mild cases of ADHD and are able to …

ADHD

STRUCTURAL COMPONENTS AND TERMINOLOGY FOR A TYPICAL 20' ISO CARGO SHIPPING CONTAINER. INCLUDES PRIMARY STRUCTURAL ELEMENTS AND EXPLODED AXONMETRIC VIEW.

<b>SHIPPING CONTAINER STRUCTURAL COMPONENTS AND TERMINOLOGY</b><p>Figure <b>4.1</b> <b>Primary Structural Components for a Typical 20' ISO Shipping Container.</b><br>Note: On some …

Articles about budget friendly shipping container home costa rica on Dwell.com - Dwell

These eco-friendly shipping container homes allow three adult children to be independent while staying close to family.<p>A pair of designers in Oslo, armed with tricks for introducing color and daylight, remake their compact late-19th-century...<p>Using shipping containers to create affordable housing …

Costa Rica

If You Own These 9 Home Décor Books, You Don't Need a Decorator

Can’t afford a decorator? A well-curated library is your strongest ally. While we’re consistently in awe of the expertise and editorial eye that …

The Fabergé egg of Green Design: James Chuda's Architecture

By Nancy Chuda founder and Editor-in-Chief LuxEcoLiving and co-founder Healthy Child Healthy World<p>"Architect James Chuda's Green Home has been called the <i>"Fabergé egg"</i> of the green design world." <i>Barbara Lockhart International Designer of the Year 2006</i><p>The Los Angeles Magazine's Design Green Home of …

Home Improvement

This Is How To Be Productive: 5 New Secrets Proven By Research

Want to know how to be productive? Create goals, make a plan and execute. We all know this is a good idea… and it never, ever seems to work.It’s like …

Time Management

8 Incredible Online Resources for Creative Design Inspiration

<i>Design, whether it’s for print, digital marketing, editorials or websites, requires constant creative juice. But even the most prolific and</i> …

The Mathematics of Design

It is common for people to group themselves into two categories; those who are good at art or design, and those who are good at math or science. The …

Mathematics

What Is Customer Experience and 5 Ways to improve it

<i>Outstanding customer experiences don’t just happen. They are the result of a carefully coordinated design that works to anticipate a customer’s needs</i> …

The 10 Best UX Tools for 2016

Does your UX toolbox look a bit empty? You can’t expect to do the job right without the proper tools.Let’s check out some of the best UX tools to try …

Web Design

Infinite Scrolling: Is it Helping or Hurting Your Business?

Advertise here with BSA<br>When it comes to content marketing and web design, it’s increasingly important to be a thought leader in your field. …

Web Design

The career advice no one tells you

Most people have “okay” jobs. We go to work, do what we have to do from 9 to 5, come back home, maybe hang out with friends, and do it all over again the next day. There’s nothing wrong with this.<p>But some people perform at a totally different level. They’re the people who land executive level …

Employment

11 Things You Need to Know Before Visiting Cuba

One writer discovers a country of dizzying contradictions.<p>In the words of a local artist and friendly guide I met on a recent trip to Cuba, “The only way to understand Cuba is to be irrational.” The island nation is a place of paradoxes: one where you're at once in awe of Havana's history and …

Cuba