Gautur

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15 Crazy and Surprising Ways People Are Using Blockchain

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are just the beginning of how blockchain can be used for transactions and tracking.<p><i>This article originally published Jan. 25, 2018.</i><p>Hacking and fraud have in some cases become more difficult to prevent and track as people have moved more of their lives online. But …

Moving Forward: Expanding UX in a Large Enterprise

If you work in a big enterprise, you may have found some design success within individual teams, but it’s time to scale up. How do you expand your UX foothold in the Enterprise, and make it consistent everywhere? We’ve been on this journey for a decade at ExxonMobil, progressing from ad hoc UX with …

How Intel Plans to Radically Change High-Speed Wireless Internet

When you think of the pioneering companies that helped shape Silicon Valley and the tech industry, household names like HP, Intel and Apple spring to …

Compact New Zealand home sets its sights on going off the grid

High on a hill above New Zealand’s idyllic Peka Peka beach sits an eco-friendly compact home that responds to the surrounding landscape. Herriot …

Gallery of 20 Amazing Images of Architecture as Seen from the Sky: The Best Photos of the Week - 1

Image 1 of 20 from gallery of 20 Amazing Images of Architecture as Seen from the Sky: The Best Photos of the Week. Photograph by Chen Hao

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The Inspiration Behind Brutalism in Web Design

You're reading The Inspiration Behind Brutalism in Web Design, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

Motion Design - Okomito Animated Typeface

It's time for our Motion Design Monday. Today we bring to you a beautiful animation titled Okomito with the type design created by Hanken Design Co …

Typography

Midcentury modern home hides on the Main Line, asks $595K

Designed by Charles Frederick Wise with Nakashima touches<p>A midcentury modern home that hides among the trees in Havertown has come to the market, wowing both inside and out.<p>The home at 317 Ellis Road dates back to 1952 and was designed by local architect Charles Frederick Wise, whose most notable …

Mid-Century modern

3 ways augmented reality will transform UX design

With Apple’s recent launch of AR Kit and Google’s announcement of AR Core, the nascent augmented reality space is set for a major battle. AR presents a brand new frontier of computing interfaces that will redefine how we interact with information. As such, the UX designers of tomorrow will need to …

An App For Democratizing Street Design

So far, tech companies have been determining how driverless cars will fit into the grid. ReStreet invites you to weigh in.<p>Updated: September 25, 2017<p>When autonomous vehicles take over the streets, the streets will change to accommodate them: Expect special priority lanes, curbside pickup “docks,” …

Stuyvesant Townhouse

New York<p>How do you give new life to an old house? This is the question we had in mind when we started the design for a hundred-year-old limestone townhouse in the Stuyvesant Heights landmark district. The design strives to maintain the historic character of the house while accommodating a modern …

A wee Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired home can be yours for $299K

The cute one bed and one bath measures 775 square feet<p>Those looking for a “not-so-big house” that’s “well-versed in the architectural grammar of Frank Lloyd Wright,” per the listing language, look no further than this little single-bedroom in Boise, Idaho.<p>The brokerbabble is more or less spot on …

Frank Lloyd Wright

8 Design Principles To Live And Die By, According To Facebook, IBM, Pentagram, And More

Buck the trend and never be mediocre.<p>Most designers have a set of principles upon which they loosely base their work. Dieter Rams, famously, had 10. But how often do you satisfy all of these tenets of your practice at once? Once in a while, if you’re lucky.<p>So we asked eight prominent designers who …

iPhone X: Interface Guidelines

Today we've witnessed the latest from Apple, whatever you feel it was amazing or not; they have released the new iPhone. It's here and it's what …

Beautiful cedar home stands high on stilts to accommodate heavy snowfall in Japan

Fukushima-based firm Life Style Koubou has embedded a beautiful vacation home in the middle of an evergreen forest with stunning mountain views. …

Google is Testing Infinite Scroll in Mobile Search by @MattGSouthern

Google has been spotted testing infinite scroll search results pages in mobile search.The post Google is Testing Infinite Scroll in Mobile Search by …

Beauty Tips, Celebrity Style and Fashion Advice from InStyle

Jul 08, 2018 @ 2:30 pm<p>Let's just say, don't expect a KKW wakeboard line any time soon.<p>Jul 08, 2018 @ 2:15 pm<p>Sound the alarm!<p>Jul 08, 2018 @ 2:00 …

The Future of Content: Collaborating in the New Content Ecosystem

As content creation and publishing become more automated, personalized and truly multichannel, the traditional content market is transforming. At the …

NISHIZAWAARCHITECTS builds house using corrugated metal panels

<b>NISHIZAWAARCHITECTS has completed a shared house in vietnam’s southern an giang province, which — in accordance with local building regulations — has</b> …

Minimalist Timber Loft House gives you a birds-eye view of the Swedish landscape

This minimalist timber Loft House (Lofthuset) is a serene getaway that offers a birds-eye view of northern Sweden’s mountainous landscapes. Architect …

Webster Terrace

Webster Terrace was a distinguished modern movement house built in three stages. It had an open plan living, dining and kitchen area, with a distinctive sloped ceiling extending into a mono slope cantilevered roof. The client wished to open the main floor as much as possible and build a second …

Incredible luxury tree house is hidden away in a Cape Town forest

Not all tree houses are rustic backyard projects—some, like the stunning House Paarman in Cape Town, take the typology to luxurious new heights. …

Architecture

Why destroying content is as important as creating it

The web is saturated with useless content, and we have outdated marketing tactics to thank for it.<p>Not too long ago, SEO teams – both within agencies …

Marketing

Quirky Wall Hangers That Spice Up Boring Interior Decors

Lots of things need to be kept close at hand or put on display so they can be easily grabbed or so they can look lovely on the walls. That’s when …

Bold Paint Color Schemes Made Simple Photos

It's easy to go straight for the classic color pairings—black and white, cream and gray, blue and green—but interior designer Angie Hranowsky isn't afraid to mix hues you wouldn't imagine working together—and she pulls it off. Her secret: "If you choose colors that are all of the same value, they …

Home Decorating

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John Maeda: If You Want to Survive in Design, You Better Learn to Code

Silicon Valley finally understands the essential role of design. Products look better than ever, interfaces feel intuitive, and companies are hiring …

Elon Musk on the 1 Creative Skill Every Founder Needs Now

Learn how he used to it focus PayPal, Tesla, and Tesla Energy.<p>Imagine Elon Musk, globally revered as one of the greatest living entrepreneurs, sits down with you. What's the one creative skill he'd suggest you learn to be the best founder you can be? Chances are, it's how to ask the right …

Branding and Packaging Design: Milk

Milk Packaging is a packaging design, branding and graphic design project shared by Erik Musin on his Behance profile. I have seen and posted quite a …