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Detroit Free Press

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The Prism

Privacy in an age of publicity.<p>An extraordinary fuss about eavesdropping started in the spring of 1844, when Giuseppe Mazzini, an Italian exile in London, became convinced that the British government was opening his mail. Mazzini, a revolutionary who’d been thrown in jail in Genoa, imprisoned in …

“Green was the silence, wet was the light, the month of June trembled like a butterfly…

“Green was the silence, wet was the light, the month of June trembled like a butterfly….”<br>Pablo Neruda<p>June 2013 | Typographic wallpapers | now available | iPHONE 4S_RETINA | iPHONE 5 | 480x800 | 1024x768 | 1280x768 | 1366x768 | 1600x1200 | 1960x1200 | 2560x1440<br>Link ><br>https://www.dropbox.com/s/yndh8js74yy9ozp/june_2013.zip

"Prism is the dark side of design thinking"

<b>Opinion:</b> in the first of two columns about the impact of digital culture on design, Sam Jacob asks what America's Prism surveillance program tells us …

Matt Siltala - What Makes an Infographic Cool?

Guest Post by Matt Siltala<p>“Cool” infographics effectively build links, drive social shares, and create buzz in a unique way. There are many that …

A Designer Overhauls The NSA’s Atrocious Powerpoint Presentation

Slide show expert Emiland De Cubber transforms the NSA’s clunky Prism deck with minimalist cool.<p>When news of the NSA’s classified Prism program broke last week, revealing that the U.S. government had ordered the collection of all Americans’ online activities, many cried foul over the Obama …

Must Cats Die So Birds Can Live?

All winter, Peter Marra’s children had been pestering him to get a cat. It was ironic, he thought as he walked up the snowy path to his modern …

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12 Grill Accessories Every BBQ Master Needs This Summer

But grilling meat to juicy perfection isn't as easy as some might think — it takes skill, the right tools, and the tastiest ingredients.<p>Whether you're looking for the perfect Father's Day gift or just want to impress your buddies around the backyard this summer, these 12 barbecue accessories — from …