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Best Free Logo Design Tools That Will Effectively Save You Time And Money

Screenshot via SquareSpace Logo Design<p><b>It’s long been established</b> that creating a good logo design is imperative to a brand’s success and should …

Graphic Design

This Kids Bedroom Has A 'Nest' For Them To Play In

When architectural studio PROJECT905 were asked to design an apartment in Moscow for a family with three children, they decided to create a ‘nest’ in …

Interior Design

What Happens When You Apply Machine Learning To Logo Design

The rise of neural networks and generative design have created new opportunities for designers. But what if it went the other way, and robots created a Skynet that kills off human designers (or at least their careers) once and for all?<p>A heady question. Depending on whether you embrace or fear the …

Machine Learning

Better Interface Design: Logins, Menus, Toggles And Other Fancy Modules

CodePen has become the playground for developers. The sandbox where you can build whatever your imagination fancies. Practical things, experimental …

Web Design

This low maintenance house was designed to 'lock and leave'

Kris Keen of Keen Architecture, has sent us their latest project, located in Perth, Australia, that they’ve designed for a couple with a busy …

Outdoor Spaces

Articles about creative take dogtrot house brings clean lined modernism tennessee on Dwell.com - Dwell

Designers Sebastian Haquet and Thomas Lanthier have a decidedly modern take on shelters for pets.<p>Look inside some brilliant sketchbooks from Magma that carve out a creative niche for themselves.<p>Set amidst rolling hills in the 900-year-old village of Castiglioncello del Trinoro, in Tuscany’s Val …

Architecture

A skeptic’s Apple Watch diary: Day 7, decision time

I outlined in my first diary piece why I decided to put an Apple Watch to the test, despite being skeptical about the value of smartwatches. The short version is that there’s only one way to judge a new product category, and that’s by living with it for a while.<p>I set an arbitrary test period of one …

The 15 best Android apps that use material design

Google’s Material Design aesthetic is supposed to be the new standard for Android design, but not all apps have made the transition to the catchy new look.<p>That’s a shame, because it brings a level of beauty and polish to Android that hasn’t existed until the new design scheme was rolled out with …

Villa New Water by Waterstudio.NL

Koen Olthuis of Waterstudio.NL has designed Villa New Water, a waterfront home for a family in Westland, The Netherlands.<p>The description from …

Architecture

172M2 compact House / JMY architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> New site utilization according to the plan of suburb residential area<p>The site is facing south in a …

7 Fire Pits That Will Keep You Warm Outside

Outdoor Spaces

A Gorgeous iPad Air Clone Is Dirt Cheap And Can Run Android Or Windows

The Onda V919 3G Air looks exactly like the iPad Air, but it doesn't run iOS like Apple's current tablets and iPhones. Rather, users can switch between Android and Windows 8.1, Chinese tech blog PC Pop reports (via Phone Arena).<p>There's also another significant difference between the Onda V919 3G …

IPad Air

Architizer

AirDroid 3 beta brings iOS-like handoff features to Android

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: AirDroid<p>My pick for Android app of the year in 2012 was AirDroid because it is so darn useful. The software lets you …

Stunning Weave House Located on the Coast of Spain by A-cero

Located off the Mediterranean coast of Spain is the <i>Weave House</i>, a residential project designed by architects A-cero. The single family home occupies over 10,000 square feet of space and is divided into three storeys. Its eye-catching facade features striking white lines that wrap around the …

Architecture

Trend Alert: Stairs with Light Insertions by Luxo

We’ve seen many staircase designs on Freshome, some more daring and futuristic than others. For today we would like to present the new Luxo line of …

DOCKS: One Module, Endless Possibilities

Romero Vallejo is leaving the possibilities up to you with their latest design. The DOCKS collection for Gandia Blasco is made up of one module that …

Furniture

Architizer

Lyve’s New App Lets You Access All Your Photos And Videos From Any Device You Own

Accessing your entire photo and video collection from any device can still be a challenge today, especially if you have your media spread out across a variety of local hard drives as well as various cloud services where you have to pay for storage – potentially limiting how much of your collection …

Cirque du Soleil turns drones into dancing lampshades

Before quadrocopters become the four-winged horsemen of the robopocalypse, we're quite happy making 'em dance for our entertainment. A new artistic collaboration between the ETH Zurich university and Cirque du Soleil isn't your standard swarm show, though, imagining a more intimate relationship …

Canviz Lets You Put Animated GIFs On Your Wall

Boring old pictures are, without a doubt, boring. That’s why there’s Canviz. Designed by artists to allow them to share animated photographs and graphics, Canviz is a “museum grade” screen for your wall.<p>Writes the creator, MM Waters:<p>This project began with an idea my wife had. She wanted to create …

3D Printed Clay: Ceramic Sculptures by Jonathan Keep

The process isn’t yet as simple as plug and print like an inkjet unit, requiring preparation of a clay medium for ideal printing viscosity as shown …

3D Printing

The Das Keyboard 4 Is The Hacker’s Choice

One of the defining images of the cyberpunk movement of the 1980s and 90s was William Gibson’s cyberspace decks. Although never explicitly described, they seemed to be something like a self-contained keyboard with electrode leads hanging off and a sometimes unmarked keyboard that hackers used to …

Lenshare Mobile Photo App Captures the Moment and Keeps it Confidential

Despite what appears to be evidence to the contrary, many social networkers — especially those with a photo focus — are deeply concerned about privacy. That’s why so many imaging apps now emphasize selective sharing options as an alternative to splashing your enviable personal life all over …

A New Experience of Light for Interiors: Selux Manta Rhei

Just like a stingray going through the water, <b>Manta Rhei</b> from Selux, is a delicate OLED-based luminaire which is constantly changing its appearance. …

Redchurch Loft Apartment / Studio Verve Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located in the heart of Shoreditch, the Redchurch Loft is a mix of nine loft-warehouse-style apartments …

White House by Pierre Antoine Compain

Pierre Antoine Compain has completed the renovation of a town house, located in the center of<br>La Rochelle, France.<p>Project description<p>As part of the …