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Play 'Pokémon Uranium' – a fan-made game that took nine years to complete

Have you played all the <i>Pokémon</i> games? If you've tackled the Elite Four from the original <i>Pokémon Red and Blue</i> in 1996 (and yes, we know it was …

Pokémon

Behind the Scenes of Piper, Pixar’s Best Short Film in Years

How Alan Barillaro meticulously crafted the baby bird your kid won't stop chirping about.<p>When it comes to animating feathers, sand, and water, the general rule—according to director <b>Alan Barillaro</b>—is “pick one, not all three.” But all three elements <i>are</i> on display in the heartwarming, shockingly …

Animation

Film short about disabled puppy wins hearts, 59 awards, job offers from Disney

This boy seems not unlike other boys — he plays video games, he gets annoyed when his mom gets in his way, and he's fascinated by a gift she gives him in a large cardboard box — but as we find out at the end of this video short, there's more to him than we initially believe.<p><b>Don't miss more of our</b> …

Walt Disney Company

10 Famous Logos Affected By Their Products

Italian industrial product designer Marco Schembri decided to show what famous logos would look like if they were affected by their own products. …

Graphic Design

Digital Transformation Requires Total Organizational Commitment

By now you’ve surely heard that moving forward, every company will be a software company, and that shift is happening now as companies large and small scramble to transform into digitally-driven organizations.<p>Wherever you turn, businesses are facing tremendous disruptive pressure. What’s …

Innovation

Apple Watch expected to support glucose monitor for diabetics from launch date

Diabetics using a glucose monitor made by DexCom will be able to see a continuous graph of their blood sugar levels on the Apple Watch, says the company. It is working on an app for the smartwatch that is expected to be available when the Apple Watch launches in April – alongside a similar app for …

Daily Inspiration #1957

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Digital Art

Take an extra 25% off any book at Amazon (up to $10) + Amazon announces its best selling books of 2014

Amazon takes <b>25% off any book</b> when you enter coupon code <b>BOOKDEAL25</b> during checkout. Even though today’s deal is 5% less than Black Friday, it’s still a great way to save on expensive hard cover or coffee table books. Only physical books are eligible for this coupon code and the maximum possible …

Apps

Don’t upload that selfie to Instagram — make a gift wrapping pattern out of it instead

This holiday season, you should give the gift of ultimate vanity: Stick a loved one’s face all over the wrapping paper you use for their gift.<p>Thanks to the fine folks who built Gift Wrap My Face, you can now do that — or chose gift wrap with your own face, or with the faces of completely random …

daily inspiration | Abduzeedo

articles on<p>daily inspiration<p>Daily Design Inspiration<p>Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where …

Daily Inspiration #1890

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Inspiration

Why Technology Isn’t Truly Wearable

For a week, I wore all the fashionable technology I could get my hands on. But it only made fashion and technology seem farther apart.<p>Before I preview the biometric compression shirt that Ralph Lauren designed for U.S. Open ball boys, I’m served a wineglass of blueberry smoothie in a room lined …

Wearable Tech

Typography Mania #257

Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design submitted by our users at …

Typography

For The First Time, Apple Is One Of The Five Largest PC Manufacturers Worldwide

The report said Apple's recent price cuts and improved demand in mature markets propelled its sales growth. In the third quarter alone, Apple sold roughly 4.9 million PCs, accounting for 6.3% of the global market.<p>In fact, this is the first time Apple's quarterly sales has cracked the global top …

Selling

Least useful hack ever puts Windows 95 on your smartwatch

What happens when you give an Android Wear smartwatch to a 16-year-old with a bit too much time on his hands? You get Windows 95 on your wrist. Now, we frankly have no idea why you'd load a desktop operating system from twenty years ago onto a Samsung Gear Live smartwatch with a 1.63-inch display, …

Inside Apple’s Secret Testing Labs (Where iPhones Are Bent All Day Long)

Apple, in an effort to show people the exhaustive tests it puts its products through, has given Re/code a tour of its labs. Take a look.<p>Following reports that the new iPhone 6 Plus has been getting bendy — and not in a good way — Apple has actually gone so far as pulling back the curtain on its …

Funny Mr. Bean Photo-manips by Rodney Pike

Now these cracked me up! I was taking a good look at Rodney Pike's work, an awesome set of celebrity photo-manip caricatures, but a bunch of his …

Photo Manipulation

Get strangers to deliver the bad news with 'Somebody' messaging app

If you've ever sat back, stared into the sky and wonder would happen if WhatsApp was taken over by a singing telegram service, then boy, today is your lucky day. Film director and artist Miranda July has teamed up with Prada sub-brand Miu Miu (nope, us neither) to design a social messaging app / …

Robin Williams: Coroner plans autopsy after suspected suicide

An autopsy is scheduled to be performed Tuesday on<p>Robin Williams, the Oscar-winning actor and comic legend who was found dead at his home in Marin County on Monday.<p>The Marin County Sheriff's Office said he appears to have committed suicide, with asphyxiation a possible cause of death.<p>Authorities …

250 New Emoji Introduced Today, May See Inclusion in Future Versions of iOS

The Unicode Consortium today announced version 7.0 of the Unicode Standard, which will see the introduction of approximately 250 new emoji that could be included in future versions of the Android and iOS operating systems.<p>According to the Unicode Consortium, the new emoji characters are primarily …

Graphene May Be Next Area of Innovation for Apple and Samsung

In a world where mobile devices are becoming thinner and thinner and in some cases being worn on the wrist or other parts of the body, graphene may be the wonder material of the future, with properties that make it stronger than steel, more flexible than rubber and more conductive than most metals. …

Incognito Bracelet Watch for Fashionable People

There are many people that don’t wear watches, simply because they prefer to wear something else such as jewelries or leather bracelets. Inspired by …

Steve Jobs Is Probably Smiling From Above As Apple's iPhone 4s Remains Incredibly Popular

Apple first unveiled the iPhone 4s in 2011. Nonetheless, the company’s current “free” phone is still quite popular, accounting for 25 percent of all …

The Important Differences Between Real and Counterfeit iPad Chargers

One of the side effects of the tremendous popularity of iPhones and iPads has been the counterfeit Apple product market, which looks to lure in consumers who want to purchase items like chargers for less money than Apple's official offerings.<p>However, those counterfeit chargers can be fairly …

This Website Takes Amazon And Makes It 1,000 Times Better

Amazon is probably your go-to site when you've got a specific product in mind. It's easy to use, has great deals, and even throws in some pretty entertaining reviews now and then.<p>But you've got to admit that visually, Amazon is ... ugly. Like, super ugly. And if you're sick of digging through …

50 Websites to Waste Your Time On

Bored with your usual digital stomping grounds?<p>Don't fret! There are plenty of sites other than Facebook or Tumblr for you to waste countless hours. …

Snapchat Updated with Text Messaging and Live Video Calls

Ephemeral photo sharing service Snapchat has released a significant update to its iOS app today, which brings integration of a new "Chat" text messaging feature and "Here" live video chat feature.<p>The app's new Chat feature allows a user to swipe right on a friend's name in the inbox to start text …