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Play: Experimental Typography

There are many ways to practice and explore our creativity but it seems we all end up relying too much on computers when there are so many new things …

MoJoe Personal Mobile Coffee Maker On-The-Go

Don’t underestimate the power of coffee, coffee lovers would understand this. Designers always try to come up with new method to brew delicious …

This Is What Happens in Your Brain When You’re Writing

Image: Africa Studio/Shutterstock<p>Researchers led by neuroscientist Martin Lotze from the University of Greifswald in Germany have used functional …

Writing a Novel: Even Making It Up Requires Research

Like storytelling, in the mind of a writer the research never stops. Isaac Asimov once said he was writing every minute he wasn’t in the shower; in …

I Need A Fix: Popular Coffee Brands Caffeine Comparison

This is a visual comparison of the caffeine content of some of the most popular coffee brands. Personally, I don't drink any of these, I like to make …

15 Things You Didn't Know About Coffee

Sure, you love coffee, but do you really know coffee?<p>"Even bad coffee is better than no coffee at all." - David Lynch<p>Have you ever swam in a pool of coffee? Have you ever thought about using the saucer to slurp? If not, you really need to <i>coffree</i> your mind. You very well may drink a cup of Joe like …

5 Coffee-and-Milk Drinks You Should Try

Feeling limited by the same old cappuccinos or lattes you order every day? Try one of these five coffee-and-milk drinks you might not know about, and expand your caffeinated horizons, one morning at a time.<p>Cafe Miel (French), or Cafe con Miel (Spanish)<p>Whether you're lounging in Paris or exploring …

An Illustrated World of Coffee – Dear Coffee, I Love You.

Mr. Porter, an online retailer of high-end menswear, published a lovely interactive map of global coffee trends this summer in the journal section of …

FiftyThree's Pencil Stylus Lands in Europe

FiftyThree’s Pencil, a Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) stylus for iPad, has launched in Europe more than nine months after it first went on sale in North America.<p>FiftyThree was founded by a design team that formerly plied their trade at Microsoft, working on Xbox, Kinect and other flagship products. The …

Exhibition: Smithsonian's archive shows handwriting of famous artists

It seems somewhat rich of me to sit here at a computer tapping away at a keyboard writing an article about how handwriting is a lost art. But, I am, …

Better Handwriting On Tap

<i>by</i><p>Akshata<p>All through school and college, somewhere in the gap between the final exam and the start of a new academic year, I forgot how to write …