Aaron McDonald

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Grid System Behind Logo Design

If you love of using a grid systems for every logo design you create, including marks and icons, Kareem Magdi got you covered. He shared a set of …

Graphic Design

VOTD: Watch the Unaired Animated Real Ghostbusters Pilot

If you can remember the late 80s and early 90s, then you’re likely familiar with <b>The Real Ghostbusters</b>, an animated series adaptation of the hit …

Inventions (Explosions in the Sky, Eluvium Members) Share Animated "Springworlds" Video

Inventions

Karen O unveils solo single ‘Rapt’ – listen

Yeah Yeah Yeahs frontwoman releases her debut LP 'Crush Songs' on September 8<p><b>Karen O</b> has unveiled her single ‘Rapt’ – listen to it above.<p>The song is …

Apple Shares WWDC OS X Yosemite Video Highlighting Design Changes

Apple today posted the OS X Yosemite video shown during its Worldwide Developers Keynote, which gives a look at some of the new features and design changes introduced with the operating system.<p>Covering the changes to the dock and icons along with showing off Yosemite's translucency, the video also …

How the Black Keys Found a Deep New Groove on Psychedelic ‘Turn Blue’

After two hit albums in two years and a series of huge arena tours, the Black Keys weren’t sure what to do next. “We were this-is-your-brain-on-drugs …

Music

How to turn Sky's £10 Now TV box into a networked media player with Plex

<b>Update 16/3/17:</b> Sky has begun rolling out an update to all Now TV boxes that disables developer mode and purges any sideloaded apps.<p>At just £10, Sky's Now TV box is pretty good value for money as is. The idea, of course, is that cash continues to flow in Sky's direction by means of the film, TV and …

Christopher Nolan CinemaCon: Interstellar, Film Projection, and More

<b>Christopher Nolan</b> spoke at CinemaCon Wednesday, and when Christopher Nolan talks people listen. Being as <i>The Dark Knight</i> director was at a theater …

Freddie Mercury Biopic Needs a New Director – /Film

<b>Mercury</b>, the planned film biopic of the late Queen singer <b>Freddie Mercury</b>, has hit another snag. Despite having the full backing of the three …

Benjamin Curtis of School of Seven Bells, Secret Machines Dead at 35

Benjamin Curtis, the former Secret Machines guitarist and Tripping Daisy drummer who most recently made up half of the dream-pop duo School of Seven …

New York City

R.I.P. School of Seven Bells' Benjamin Curtis

<i>Photo by Abbey Drucker</i><p>School of Seven Bells guitarist Benjamin Curtis has died, the <i>Dallas Observer</i> reports. Earlier this year, Curtis was diagnosed with T-cell Lymphoblastic Lymphoma. He was 35.<p>Curtis was an Oklahoma native who later moved to Dallas. He and his brother Brandon were members of …

Interpol (Band)

'Better Call Saul' Adds More 'Breaking Bad' Scribes – /Film

AMC’s <i>Better Call Saul</i> is calling up a couple of familiar names from the <i>Breaking Bad</i> days. Writers <b>Thomas Schnauz</b> and <b>Gennifer Hutchinson</b> have just …

Joseph Gordon-Levitt Leads English Language Voice Cast For Hayao Miyazaki's 'The Wind Rises' – /Film

<i>Briefly</i>: <b>Joseph Gordon-Levitt</b> is having a big news day. He’s attached to adapt Neil Gaiman’s <i>Sandman</i> and he’s now officially been revealed as the lead …

Emilia Clarke Is Sarah Connor in 'Terminator: Genesis' – /Film

<i>Briefly:</i> <b>Emilia Clarke</b> is reuniting with her <i>Game of Thrones</i> director <b>Alan Taylor</b> for <b>Terminator: Genesis</b>. Clarke will play Sarah Connor, the woman who …

International Velvet

They've extended their horizons further than the customary three chords and some home truths...<p>[a]Sleeper[/a]’s first law of female-fronted bands …

Brandon Flowers On The Stories Behind The Killers’ Greatest Hits

The Nevada rockers released their first Greatest Hits compilation – titled ‘Direct Hits’ – in November 2013. It was a big step for a band only four …

Twitter 'strongly considering' shutting down #Music just six months after launch, says report

Twitter #Music may not be much longer for this world. <i>All Things D</i>'s Mike Isaac reports that multiple sources say the company is "strongly considering" shutting down the music discovery service, which has seen little public interest. Those sources didn't reveal how long #Music could last, but the …

Tour Will Smith’s Amazing Two-Story Trailer – /Film

We don’t really cover “movie star” stuff on /Film as it slides closer to the stuff you’d read in gossip magazines and websites, but I thought this …

First Look: 'Avatar Land' at DisneyWorld's Animal Kingdom [Updated with Video] – /Film

<b>Update:</b> Disney has revealed a 2017 projected opening date for the land. All three Avatar sequels are scheduled to begin shooting next year …

How Spike Jonze stepped away from genius screenwriters for 'Her'

Spike Jonze partnered with some of the most acclaimed writers around for his first three films, but <i>Her</i> finally finds the director tackling screenwriting on his own. In an in-depth profile of Jonze's work on the new film, <i>Vulture</i> explains how he's managed to insert his interests and sensibilities …

This Leaked Manual Lists Literally All the Nexus 5's Specs

Nexus nerds, we may have just hit the jackpot. Android Police just got its hands on what appears to be a leaked service manual for the …

Martin Freeman Will Star in 'Fargo' TV Series – /Film

<i>The Office, The Hobbit</i>, and <i>Sherlock:</i> <b>Martin Freeman</b> seems to be everywhere these past few years. Adding to his already impressive, and growing, resume …

Final 'Breaking Bad' Episodes Will Run Long; Relive Early Days With Cute Flash Game – /Film

The final season of <i>Breaking Bad</i> has become increasingly painful to watch, in the best way possible, but it seems we’ll have to bear the unbearable a …

'Spotify Landmark' series launches with behind-the-scenes look at Nirvana's 'In Utero'

Spotify has launched its own take on VH1's <i>Behind The Music</i> series. Dubbed <i>Spotify Landmark</i>, the new original audio series aims to tell the story behind "some of the greatest moments in music, told by the people who made them," according to a website for the project. Each episode combines intimate, …

10 Tracks You Have To Hear This Week (05/09/2013)

<em>What's on repeat in the NME Office, including Sleigh Bells, Best Coast and Natasha Khan</em><p><b>Sleigh Bells – ‘Bitter Rivals’</b><p>Bringing up Sleigh …

Volvo Concept Coupe

Whether or not you'll miss the characteristically boxy shape of the 240s and 640s of yesterday, it's time to say goodbye for good — the Volvo Concept …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

Interpol confirm they’ve started work on fifth studio album

Band say they've started writing new material<p>Interpol have confirmed that they have started work on their fifth studio album.<p>Writing on their …

'Jurassic Park IV' Director Addresses Rumors – /Film

We’ve heard a of stories and rumors about <b>Jurassic Park IV</b>, to be directed by <i>Safety Not Guaranteed</i> helmer <b>Colin Trevorrow</b>. But most of them are not …

Despair is a game in 'Gods Will Be Watching'

A stressful browser game is getting a bigger, better remake<p><i>Gods Will Be Watching</i> is a game where people will die — and it's your fault. Stranded on a disease-ridden alien planet, it's your job to simply keep your small band of survivors alive. You'll have to get people to forage for food, attempt …