Emma Hallam

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The Design Essentials: iPad Apps for the Creative

Quietly and almost covertly, Apple’s iPad has become a common tool in every realm of professional design. Fashion designers sketch on it, designers …

iPad Apps

An Alarm Clock That Wakes You Up With a Cup of Coffee

Well, it looks like we’ve stumbled upon heaven. And its name is The Barisieur.<p>As one who hates waking up early, it doesn’t get much better than this. …

Morpholio Board App May Change the Interior Design Game

Morpholio Board is about to change the interior design game with its ability to let designers, architects, photographers, artists, and other …

Design

Hula Bone China Jewelry Debut Collection by Reiko Kaneko

One of our favorite tabletop and accessories designers, Reiko Kaneko, is launching a brand new jewelry line called Hula, that’s been a year in the …

Design

Social Media Strategy: How Much Time Should Planning Take?

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>I have a blog post to write. This blog post, to be exact.<p>And in the course of researching, outlining, writing, editing, and writing some more, I also have other hats to wear. Email marketing. Social media strategy. Blog promotion, blog design, and …

7 Must-Have Networking Apps to Boost Your Social Media Marketing

Shares 7K<p>Do you want to build strong relationships around your brand?<p>Are you using networking apps to connect online?<p>Networking with the right people …

Marketing

Shoes Made From Plastic Waste

With so many products being made out of plastic, it seems inevitable that when us humans are done with said products, we toss them. They, in turn, …

Sustainability

6 Simple Photo Tools for Creating Social Media Visuals

Are you including images in your social media content? Looking for easy-to-use tools to help you create images for your content strategy? If the idea …

Infographics

oon: A Modern & Logical Update to the Power Strip

Those old plastic and metal power strips haven’t changed design since they first came out – they’re still those unsightly long, solid strips you see …

Furniture

Scribble: 100,000 Ink Colors Available In One Pen

Proving whatever you can dream may eventually come true, the Scribble Pen is a concept designed by Mark Barker and Robert Hoffman set out to realize …

Graphics

53+ Free Image Sources For Your Blog and Social Media Posts

Update – we launched Pablo a new tool to create beautiful images for your social media posts in under 30 seconds<p>You can use Pablo right from the …

The 100 best iPad apps for your Apple tablet

Education, creativity, and home<p>Best iPad apps: Education and creativity<p>Coda ($25)<p>If you ever engage in web development, you’ll find this app …

Apps

Why You Should Forget Facebook - Jeffbullas's Blog

Has Facebook got you fooled?<p>Are you chasing likes for your brand page? Paying for fans? Maybe it’s time to stop.<p>In 2008 I joined Facebook. It was the …

3D Print Your Bag & Everything You’ll Need on a Trip

Imagine never having to pack and bring a suitcase along every time you traveled? 3D printing master Janne Kyttanen has reduced everything you could …

Snapchat seeks growth, adds disappearing text messages, video chat

Snapchat, the mobile app that rose to fame for its ability to let users send each other photos and videos that disappear after they’re viewed, has added text messages and video chats to its lineup of ephemeral features.<p>Now, Snapchat can be used to have text conversations with others, but unlike …

Essential Facebook Marketing Resources: A Complete Guide

Shares 4K<p>Do you want to learn how to market yourself and your business on Facebook?<p>Are you looking for a resource to guide your Facebook marketing …

5 Ways to Combine Twitter Scheduling With Real Time Activities

Shares 6K<p>Is there an easy way to engage with people in real-time while balancing Twitter scheduling needs?<p>Do you know when to schedule your posts to …

Presence Orb uses Wi-Fi to detect if buses and bars are full

By listening to the signal your phone broadcasts as it searches for Wi-Fi networks, Presence Orb wants to provide an anonymised data stream showing …

Automatic Lets You Safely Tweet + Update Facebook Status While Driving

Accelerating past the automotive industry’s slow lane technology adoption rate, mobile app Automatic is aiming to bring a slew of smart-car features …

Social Media

Five Smart Design Technology Kickstarter Projects

Nearly five years have passed since Kickstarter launched, revolutionizing crowdfunding, and helping independent designers turn sketches into real …

Crowd Funding

The Free-Marketing Gravy Train Is Over on Facebook

Facebook and its popular Pages platform have been a cornerstone of most companies’ social-media marketing strategies for years. But if the brands, …

Ogilvy & Mather

A Cardboard Sound System For Your Smartphone

In the 80s, chances are you found me close to a boombox and, to this day, me and music can’t be too far apart. Thanks to Berlin-based designer and …

Gear & Gadgets

Global Map Chandelier Shares Data Through Lighting Patterns

Not only does this <i>Global Data Chandelier</i> function as overhead illumination, but it also distributes information through various lighting patterns. From a distance, the artwork appears to be just a number of lights strung together from the ceiling. However, from underneath, viewers will see that the …

Water

Street Art Illustrations by SAINER

SAINER Street Art Illustration from 2013.<p>SAINER is a Lodz, Poland based artist who works in the fields of illustration, character design, and street …

Enblink dongle now lets you control smart home devices with voice commands

Connected home gadgets are all the rage right now, and while every every smart home startup under the sun is clamoring to make thermostats and light …

Home Automation

Analog for Dummies

If you’re like me, you probably wear a watch out of habit and less for actually telling the time. After all, it’s just easier to look at your phone! …