Jason Stocks-Young

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Cinera, the world’s first cinema VR headset, smashes Kickstarter goal

It seems that everyone wants to get in on virtual reality, and gaming seems to be the primary focus with companies like Microsoft and Dell. But …

AI is a powerful tool in the fight against anxiety and depression

The state of mental healthcare in the US is in crisis. Suicide is the second leading cause of death in the US, and at a 30-year high. Anxiety and depression are literally killing us. Something has to give.<p>Part of the problem is the stigma attached to seeking help for emotional problems, part of it …

How to master the indoor rowing machine like an Olympian

Britain’s two-time Olympic gold medal winning rower Alex Gregory explains why the indoor rower is the ultimate fitness tool for busy people of all ages – and how to get the most from your workouts<p>1. Rowing is the perfect full-body workout<p>“I cannot find a better exercise for the whole body than …

Smart typography tool generates font pairs in an instant

Pairing font is a constant challenge for designers and typographers. Putting the wrong fonts together can create a discordant look that ruins a …

A Hypnotic Look at How Japanese Samurai Swords Are Made

Paper, books, wooden joints, tea whisks — Japanese culture has, for seemingly all of its long recorded history, greatly esteemed the making of …

15 Under-the-Radar Brands Making Logo-Free Investment Bags

Our Best Selling Men's Italian Shoes & Boots

Don't forget matching accessories and shoe trees<p>Step up your shoe game<p>Don't forget matching leather accessories and shoe trees.<p><img …

Linjer Leather Goods & Watches

Vegetable-Tanned Leather Goods from MO Denmark

On a recent trip to Illums Bolighus in Copenhagen this summer we admired vegetable-tanned leather goods from MO Denmark (especially the cutlery …

How to Design a Logo: 50 Tutorials and Pro Tips

One of the biggest design misconceptions is that it is easy to make a logo. To begin with, a logo is much more than just some colors, fancy fonts, …

13 Secrets to Optimize Your Website for Local Search

For most websites local search is important. According to Google, about 73 percent of all online activity is related to local searches. People use …

SEO

Celebrity Music Video Ads : football and grime

adidas combines football and grime to promote its brand in its newest video featuring Manchester United French footballer Paul Pogba alongside …

J. Mueser's Custom Suits

If you blink you might just miss the J. Mueser storefront in NYC's West Village. Stepping inside, however, reveals not only the depths of the location and the plentitude of fabrics and ready to wear clothing, but also the imagination of founder Jake Mueser. The boutique lets customers get hands on …

Use These 100 Design Websites To Jumpstart Your Creativity

The web is an incredible place. In less than 30 years it completely changed the world connecting and empowering people. One of the biggest benefits it brings is an endless inspiration for any field you can imagine.<p>As a creative entrepreneur, I am constantly looking for inspiration. I love reading …

Graphic Design

Finally, a camera strap that doesn’t strain your shoulders

Of the dozens of camera straps I’ve used throughout my career, not a single one has addressed what I consider to be the biggest issue — shoulder and …

Real Leather Grown In A Lab Is Moving Closer To Your Closet

There’s no dead cow involved in Modern Meadow’s new material–just science!<p>A leather coat is growing in Brooklyn. Or something like it.<p>“We’re able to make fully biological, real leather without killing animals.”<p>With a new investment of $40 million, Modern Meadow, a Brooklyn startup that is working …

Leather Works Cash Wallet review - The Gadgeteer

I LOVE the concept of a minimalistic wallet. Every now and then, I do my best to empty my wallet of nonessential bulk. But sadly I never even get …

Lockwood Trench Boot Black

Inspired by the original American trench boot, we’ve created our own classic version with timeless style for the modern man. The Lockwood’s masculine …

Mick Jagger Tells the Story Behind ‘Gimme Shelter’ and Merry Clayton’s Haunting Background Vocals

In the fall of 1969 the Rolling Stones were in a Los Angeles recording studio, putting the final touches on their album <i>Let it Bleed</i>. It was a …

See How These Beautiful Leather Notebook Cases Were Crafted

Leather craftsman Justin Jacques Kilcher was originally interested in pursuing woodworking as a hobby, but soon realized it was never meant to be practiced within the confines of a small bedroom, so he turned to leather. Now Kilcher makes a living off of his leather work, and he’s nearly perfected …

Sewing

Podcast: Dave Munson of Saddleback Leather

What do you do when competitors are knocking off your product? Today’s guest, Dave Munson (founder and CEO of Saddleback Leather), decided to create …

WiFi

Luxurious Leather Bags from Studio 11:11

Two designers from opposite ends of the world (the Netherlands and New Zealand), joined forces in Melbourne to create Studio 11:11. The studio …

Furniture

Intricately Tanned Totes : Leather Journals

You might not be exactly sure what the story behind your bag is, but when it comes to Cravar Leather Journals & Tote Bags, you'll know exactly where …

Charlie Borrow Accessories

Charlie Borrow was only launched in 2013, but as the saying goes, “age ain’t nothing but a number.” In the case of CB, a few years was sufficent …

Macphun gathers its major photo apps together into one new Creative Kit

Macphun markets a line of completely kick-ass standalone apps and plug-ins for Adobe photo editing packages like Photoshop and Lightroom. Here at TNW, we’ve reviewed or, at the very least, put our paws on every release over the last couple of years.<p>Today, the company has launched an update to its …

7 Social Media Templates to Save You Hours of Work

Whether it’s your first time running social media for a company, or you’re just looking to boost your online profile, <b>social media templates will save</b> …

Design mockup resources

Showing your designs in context — in other words, as they’re more likely to be seen by others — is key to helping your client visualise the outcome …