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How To Create a Web Design Style Guide

Creating websites is getting more and more complex and is usually not a one person job. It is important to ensure that design is consistent and …

UI Design

TypographyShop: Clothing and Art for Type Nerds

Designer Patrick King sent me a link to his TypographyShop online shop for designers and typophiles but I had already known about it. However, I …

Design

How To Draw a Vintage Polaroid Camera Icon

In this tutorial, we will create a Polaroid camera icon. We will use lots of layer styles and draw manually with the brush tool to achieve a …

15 Current Technologies We'll Still Be Using in 2030

Back when I was growing up in the 1970s, we fully expected that, by 2012, we’d all be driving flying cars to our condos on the moon where robotic …

Infographic: Compare Today With Every Day That Came Before

Day not going well? Don’t worry. Because in the grand scheme, today is woefully insignificant.<p>Here is today. And it’s only today because there was a yesterday–a whole lot of yesterdays, in fact–the yesterdays of 13,789 million years in the history of the universe.<p>That’s an overwhelming thought, but …

Infographics

How To Provide The Greatest Mobile User Experience Possible

20 min read<p>Share on Twitter or LinkedIn<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. …

Articles about 5 scandinavian sites we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's March 2016 issue.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Whether your bookcase spans an entire wall or exists solely on your nightstand, where you …

Articles about music design on Dwell.com - Dwell

Last night the Red Bull Music Academy opened the doors of their new home in New York to a diverse crowd ranging from skateboard...<p>An old barn in a Beverly Hills canyon inspires a new, clean-lined guesthouse and concert venue.<p>This TED talk that David Byrne gave last year is such a wonderful walk …

Extreme Signage: Australia's Emergency "Softstop" System, Made from Water and Light

The problem with driving the same route, day after day, is that it becomes easy for commuters to stop paying attention. They know the route so well …

Migrating A Website To WordPress Is Easier Than You Think

About This Guide<p>Before we get to work, let’s establish some context. First, this guide was written primarily with <b>beginners</b> in mind and will be most …

james turrell at the guggenheim new york the artist recasts the rotunda of the frank lloyd wright-designed building into an enormous illuminated void of shifting artificial and natural light. read more: http://www.designboom.com/art/james-turrell-at-the-guggenheim-new-york/

Central Illustration

Reaching the ripe old age of 30 this year, London-based illustration agency Central Illustration is reaching out to American clients with two limited edition screen prints and a brand new US-focused website to represent a host of its illustration talent stateside.<p>While they regularly work with …

Kickstarting: Big Philosophical Ideas Reduced To Simple Shapes

Graphic designer Genís Carreras, whose minimalist philosophy posters went viral online in 2011, is back with more “Philographics” and wants you to Kickstart his book.<p>If there’s anything that refuses to be condensed or simplified solely on the basis of mass distribution it’s philosophy. So when …

Ingo Maurer Updates A 1960s Classic For The LED Age

The original Hanging Light Fixture, as designed by Peter Hamburger in 1966, resembles six acrobatic glow sticks, suspended in midair. It’s a relatively simple design that, thanks to strategic crisscrossing of said glow sticks, takes on a novel shape any time you switch angles. And until now, it’s …

LED Lighting

Los Angeles Arts and Culture News | L.A. Weekly

Arts & Culture<p>L.A. Film School<p>Cal State - College of Professional<p>Pacifica Grad Institute<p>The Second City Training Center<p>More Los Angeles Arts & …

Vikings - Visual Identity

Last weekend I watched one episode of the show called Vikings on the History Channel. The series seems to be really cool, especially in terms of …

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A purple-tinged glimpse of Apple history — the night in 1996 that Steve returned

A former Mac OS evangelist who happened to have an Apple Quicktake camera on him on the night Steve Jobs returned to Apple in 1996 has posted some photos on his Flickr account.<p>He noted that Jobs wasn’t really dressed in purple: the poor quality of the camera made the black suit appear purple, which …