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‘IDEA’ Is A Real-Life IKEA Parody Stocking Items The Store Would Never Think Of

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Background images by Roberto Giacomucci for Niklas Jacob and featured with permission<br>Flatpack furniture used to be a …

Industrial Designer

Light Leaks: A Shimmering Room Filled with Fifty Disco Balls and Hundreds of Reflected Points of Light | Colossal

<p>Kyle McDonald and Jonas Jongejan filled a darkened room with fifty disco balls and created colored and timed lighting sequences to cast mesmerizing …

Art

Banksy Releases New Miniature Walled Off Hotel Souvenir Series | Colossal

<p>Banksy’s year-old project in Bethlehem, The Walled Off Hotel (previously), has just released a new set of souvenirs exclusively available in the …

Streetwear

Google's latest do-it-yourself AI kits include everything you need

Google's AIY kits have been helpful for do-it-yourselfers who want to explore AI concepts like computer vision, but they weren't really meant for newcomers when you had to supply your own Raspberry Pi and other must-haves. It'll be much easier to get started from now on: Google has released updated …

Android News

Let's Create: Minimal Techno with the Teenage Engineering OP-1 (short Track)

Electronic Music

Nintendo’s New DIY Toys Are Mind-Bendingly Imaginative

The Labo series is an addition to Nintendo’s Switch console.<p>Even the savviest observer of the Japanese video-game giant Nintendo couldn’t have predicted that the interactive gaming experience it announced last January would involve not a VR headset or a new <i>Mario</i> game, but perforated cardboard, …

Gaming

The best $1,000 projector

<i>By Chris Heinonen</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After spending 130 hours testing four new home theater projectors (in …

Cinematography

Animatron lets you create awesome videos with little know-how

popsci shop<p>Get lifetime access to this animation studio for $49.99.<p>When you have something to sell or a message to get across, video is your friend. Animatron Studio Pro is an innovative platform that lets you create captivating animations without any special design skills. Used by the likes of …

GIF Animations

Unsplash, tech’s favorite stock image site, now has an iOS app

Unsplash, the apparent stock image database of choice for Silicon Valley companies, is launching an iOS app for creators and hobbyists to browse through catalogs of high quality photos to use in a creative project or any other personal use. Today’s launch is Unsplash’s third foray into apps — it …

Apps

Glitch launches its 'YouTube for app creators'

Fog Creek Software (led by well-known entrepreneur Anil Dash) has spent about a year testing Glitch, a sort of YouTube for app creators where people can create, modify and host code in an easy to use, collaborative environment. And now, it's ready for public consumption: Glitch has dropped the beta …

Apps

Current Obsessions: The New Nordic

Among the things that caught our eye this week: egg spoons, a luxe new bedding collection, where to go in Stockholm, and more.<p>A new way to get your …

San Francisco

The revolutionary Minimoog Model D synth is now available as an iOS app

From Kraftwek and Michael Jackson to Nine Inch Nails and Dr. Dre, the Minimoog has spanned musical genres and decades. Released in 1970, it was one of the first synthesizers to include a keyboard. It gave musicians the ability to step up to the instrument and start composing instead of figuring out …

iOS Apps

Renowned Design Mentor’s Personal Résumé Template Is Now Free-To-Download

Image via The Futur<br>Chris Do, Executive Creative Director at Blind and renowned design mentor at The Futur, has made the template of his personal …

Employment

IBM rolls out deep learning as a service for AI developers

IBM today announced the launch of its new Deep Learning as a Service (DLaaS) program for AI developers. With DlaaS, users can train neural networks using popular frameworks such as TensorFlow, PyTorch, and Caffe without buying and maintaining costly hardware.<p>The service lets data scientists train …

Netflix’s sleek new typeface will save it a ton of money

Typefaces are vital to a brand’s identity. For a while now, Netflix has been known by its use of the striking Gotham font. However, spiraling licensing costs have forced the streaming titan to look elsewhere, resulting in it launching its own bespoke typeface: Netflix Sans.<p>Netflix Sans was the …

rugged coffee maker runs off power tool lithium-ion batteries

mar 22, 2018<p>the latest results of extensive and ongoing research with 3D printing and material experimentation.<p>the latest results of extensive and …

The Google App Behind Those Viral Art Selfies Is Back With New Features

Earlier this year, Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook were taken over with "art selfies". The viral feature on the Google Arts and Culture app allowed …

A Tour Of The World’s Coolest Supergraphics

A new book documents how supergraphics transform the built environment.<p>Design disciplines are blurring. There’s perhaps no better example than supergraphics–large-scale environmental graphics that actively change the feeling of an entire space, or even an entire building. They’re 2D graphics, but …

Planned Parenthood

Review Content Strategy for Your Business & Make it Better

Many elements of your content strategy may be reviewed and updated for the better. Identifying which elements to review and which to update is part …

Marketing

How Ivy Ross Helped Change Google’s Culture of Design

Ivy Ross doesn’t enjoy the same name recognition or cachet as Apple’s Chief Design Officer, Jonathan Ive. But one could strongly argue Ross – not her …

Wearable Tech

'Black Panther' is amazing. Why are its CG models so terrible?

<i>Black Panther</i> is a refreshing answer to the increasingly stale world of superhero cinema. But there's one glaring flaw throughout the film: its use of CG models to replace humans during action sequences. They're weightless, ugly and, worst of all, incredibly distracting. You'd think that in the …

Study Backs Up Creeping Feeling That Facebook Is Just for Old People Now

Is Facebook losing itself to the olds? A new study released from research firm eMarketer predicts Facebook lost 2.8 million users under the age of 25 …

Free Adobe XD Icon Sets Made By Legendary Designers

(This is a sponsored article.) Our friends at Adobe unveiled a very special goodie at the Awwwards Conference in Berlin today. A goodie which is too …

Graphic Design

Instagram Perfection Gives Way to Realness

Instead of perfectly polishing their feeds, photographers and brands are now showing what women, in particular, actually look like.

YouTube has compiled all of the Super Bowl 52 commercials for your enjoyment [Video]

If you’re like me, you don’t watch the Super Bowl for the game. You watch it for the commercials. Well if you just want to binge watch the ads, you’re in luck because YouTube has compiled them all into one place for your enjoyment…<p>YouTube has updated the Adblitz website with all of the Super Bowl …

Polynomial -C

discussing where DJ gear falls in the hierarchy of needs with @theandym, made a handy chart to remind everyone where it really falls https://t.co/14ozmzTsQq

Nintendo Labo kits are available to pre-order

On the heels of the Nintendo Labo unveiling, the DIY cardboard accessories and associated software for the Switch are now available to pre-order on Amazon. You can grab three (overpriced) sets, two of which pack the cardboard sheets and software that you can craft into a quirky gameplay experience. …

Nintendo Labo

Karan Singh designs graphics for Asics Mexico 66 sneaker, inspired by Lance Wyman

Karan Singh has worked with the Berlin-based creative agency, The Adventures Of, on the campaign of Asics’ anticipated Onitsuka Tiger debut of the …

Mexico City

Apple.com's Visual Hierarchy

Recently, I dusted off my full day workshop on visual communication for a room full of product managers. While discussing the role of visual …

Typography