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Amazing Pixel Art by Pixel, Huh

I am a fan of Pixel Art, I think it might be because of my addiction to video-games in the 80s and 90s or just because they are awesome. Octavi …

Pixel Art

Maurice Sendak’s Unreleased Drawings and Intaglio Prints

After this morning’s bittersweetly funny Sendak remembrance, a trip to his more serious and obscure past: In 2003, Sendak collaborated with Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Tony Kushner on <i>Brundibar</i> — a WWII children’s opera, originally written by Czech composer Hans Krása, which the duo adapted …

From Design to Street Art, 5 Looks Inside Great Creators' Notebooks

<i>A round-up of intimate drawings from Meriwether Lewis, Milton Glaser, Stefan Sagmeister, and other bright minds</i><p>The nature and origin of creativity is the subject of many a theory. But, rather than theorizing about it, wouldn't it be great if we could just lift the lid of a great creative mind and …

The Works of Denmark's Rune Christensen

We love the direction this work is going. Danish illustrator Rune Christensen. Just great details, use of color, and great sense of the world around …

Denmark

New Beautifully Surreal Acrylic and Colored Pencil Paintings by Tran Nguyen

“I enjoy creating an atmosphere that appears ordinary then juxtaposing it with elements that break this to add a subtle hint of surrealism.” It's been almost two years since we took a look at artist Tran Nguyen's paintings and since then she's created a stunning collection of beautiful acrylic and …

Art

8 Things We Learned at the Cherry Bombe Jubilee

Ina Garten's weirdest endorsement request, April Bloomfield's childhood ambition, and more fun facts we never knew about some of our favorite women in food.<p><i>Cherry Bombe</i>, the biannual magazine about women and food, hosted its second annual Jubilee conference in New York City yesterday. Chefs and …

Google+ for iOS Updated with Profile Redesign and Photo Filters

Google has updated its <i>Google+</i> for iOS app, adding new photo editing features like filters, rotation, and crop, alongside a new profile design that makes +1, reshare, and comment buttons easier to access.<p>Back in September of 2012, Google purchased Snapseed, which was created by Nik Software. The new …

Chevrolet Promoting Siri 'Eyes Free' Integration for 2013 Sonic in New TV Ad

Last month, Chevrolet announced that its 2013 Sonic and Spark had become the first cars to offer support for Siri's "Eyes Free" mode. The feature integrates Apple's personal assistant with the vehicle's entertainment system, allowing the driver to access information while keeping his or her eyes on …

T-Mobile's iPhone 5 is a Tweaked Model A1428 Phone with AWS Support

The iPhone 5 that will be sold through T-Mobile is a modified version of the A1428 iPhone 5 that is currently produced for AT&T's network, among others. The new version of the A1428 has been tweaked on the hardware side by Apple to support Advanced Wireless Services (AWS) bands for T-Mobile's …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

The Foodist

Sometimes, the best food and drink are also the simplest. Here's what wowed...<p>By Andrew Knowlton<p>From banishing the kids table to drinking dessert, these are the Thanksgiving dinner...<p>By Rochelle Bilow<p>Here's The Foodist Andrew Knowlton's Thanksgiving rules, from football-watching...<p>By Andrew Knowlton<p>…

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