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This is How Far Canon DSLRs Have Come in the Past 17 Years

Want to see how the great-grandfather of Canon DSLRs compares to the company’s latest and greatest camera? Photographer Jim Goldstein got his hands …

Sleep On It: Your Brain Never Takes a Night Off

For something as natural to humans as breathing, sleep suffers from a bit of a reputational crisis. Somewhere along the line, sleep became the adult equivalent of eating your vegetables, something you have to do to get to something else you'd rather be doing, like eating dessert.<p>What's worse, …

Second death reported in nationwide salmonella outbreak linked to cucumbers

A Texas woman has become the second person to die in a nationwide salmonella outbreak linked to tainted cucumbers sold by a California company, health officials reported Wednesday.<p>The woman, who already had other serious health issues, died in late August and medical records indicate that …

Why everyone is a designer… but shouldn’t design

“Design is everywhere, inevitably everyone is a designer,” says Tim Brown of IDEO.<p>That’s something we’ve heard time and time again. Because if you’re a problem solver, you’re a designer. Even Don Norman, who coined the term “user experience,” says that everyone is a designer. As he writes:<p>“We are …

UX Design

Innovation and Usability: Striking a Balance

on December 13, 2016 /<p>In a sense, success in online or software product management comes down to one word: innovation.<br>Discovering and implementing …

Innovation Vs Tradition : What Does The User Really Want?

We here – you, me, that other guy reading this article – we follow technology. We are probably reading a few tech blogs. Probably we all tried a …

Windows 10

A Beautifully Illustrated Glossary Of Typographic Terms You Should Know

<i>The world of typography often seems like it has its very own language, full of serifs, strokes, and swashes.</i>Sorting out all those terms can be …

Typography

Baker Street Fonts from Kimmy Design

Kimmy Design’s Baker Street fonts, a type collection of 4 styles plus flourishes and swashes inspired by old English signage lettering.<p>The Baker …

25 Outstanding Logos of Professional Athletes

A sport is a fun, engaging kind of activity. It’s also a good business, especially when it comes to professional sports, teams, and athletes. Just …

Michael Jordan

What New Horizons Is Looking For On Pluto, And How

After nine years and three billion miles, here’s what we're learning from it all<p>At 7:50am EDT tomorrow, July 14, New Horizons, the fastest spacecraft ever launched, will perform the first close-encounter flyby of Pluto and its system of five known moons. During that approach, New Horizons will be …

Solar System

Here are 10 of the Best Sounding Cars of All Time

Prepare your ears.<p>With so many cars piping artificial sound into the cabins these days, it's easy to forget that once upon a time cars were revered for the way their engine notes would make you weak in the knees and make your heart flutter.<p>These cars can still do that, because they sound like cars …

Alfa Romeo

Why you should buy Amazon’s Echo home hub

Amazon’s Echo — an odd voice-activated domestic hub — just went on sale to the general public. If you’ve got $200 to burn, I recommend it. It’s oddly great — and it gives you a glimpse of the future.<p>If Apple’s Siri-controlled HomeKit comes close, controlling your home by voice is going to be a lot …

Smart Homes

Light Affects Your Brain Like A Drug: These Gadgets Make It A Drug That Lets You Sleep Better

Your screens are killing your sleep patterns. Here’s how to fix it.<p>Sleep used to be so simple. You’d go to bed, read a book and nod off. Then, around eight hours later, you’d wake up, either naturally, as one of your one-and-a-half-hour sleep cycles came to an end, or rudely, with the intrusion of …

Common Cold

VenueNext Raises $9M To Create Apps For Stadiums

Have you ever been hungry at a sporting event but didn’t want to deal with the lines? Well VenueNext has raised $9 million to roll out an app for your lazy ass. From mobile ordering to in-stadium directions, VenueNext is a technology platform that is working to change the way fans experience live …

Apps

We Are 100%, For Sure, in the Middle of a Major Extinction Event

Even a new study with very conservative estimations show animals are disappearing at an alarming rate.<p>Lots of people know about the risk of losing endangered animals like pandas and tigers, but they're just the tip of the iceberg, according to a new study showing a major global extinction is …

sciencefriday:

<b>The vampire squid is neither a vampire, nor a squid.</b><p>Its Latin name translates as “the vampire squid from hell.” And while its crimson skin and glowing eyes support its title, deep sea ecologists like Bruce Robison of the montereybayaquarium Research Institute have come to see the vampire squid as the antithesis of a bloodsucking predator. In fact, studies have shown that <i>Vampyroteuthis infernalis</i> is actually a gentle steward of the ocean’s depths, gracefully foraging on marine detritus.<p>Watch the …

WATCH: Adorable Puppy Visits Relieve Stress in the Workplace

Do your employees seem a little over worked? Enlist the services of Snuggle Delivery! The Humane Society of Broward County in Fort Lauderdale, FL started a program where for a small donation to the organization, they will load up a van filled with adorably adoptable puppies to your office or work …

Random Words of Kindness #5: Everything is Going to Be Okay [WIP]

<b>Random Words of Kindness #5: Everything is Going to Be Okay [WIP]</b><p>This is the fifth #randomwordsofkindness print in it’s WIP stage! I’m super keen to tackle this one and give it some shading and depth!<p><b>If you’d like to be the lucky owner of the finished print simply like or reblog this post!</b>

Typeverything.com - All herbs by Simon Walker. @super_furry

Typeverything.com - All herbs by Simon Walker. @super_furry

Sultan’s spice by Abraham García

visualvibs:

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No More Mr. Nice guy by Brendan Prince