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Smart is the new Boring

Let your eyes face other things in life than placid screens<p>Have you ever heard of the word <i>phygital</i>?<p>It is a marketer’s term for everything that mixes …

Internet of Things

Objelerin "Neden O Renkte" Olduğuna Dair 13 İlginç Bilgi

Şu en klasik kurşun kalemleri düşünün, sarı renkli. Ya da "hoşların da hoşu geldiniz" diyen kırmızı halıları... Bu ikonik objeler renklerini nereden …

Is Your Open Office Actually A Twisted Experiment? It Happened To These Workers

From a zen garden to a pet rabbit, at first, no silly luxury was spared for a co-working space set up by two Dutch designers. But soon, things started suspiciously changing, until the office was something out of 1984.<p>What part of your office makes you feel like you’re being experimented on? Let us …

The Workplace

20 Free Sans Serif Fonts Every Designer Should Have

Some well-known examples of sans serifs are Arial, Helvetica, and Franklin Gothic. But using run-of-the-mill sans serif fonts (such as the ones …

20 Amazing Free Handwritten Fonts for Your Designs

Among all the types of fonts existing today, handwritten fonts are one of the most useful and multipurpose. Depending on the task you have, you may …

Bright golden bat

Named after King Midas, the <i>Myotis midastactus</i> golden bat that calls Bolivia's tropical savanna home was recently determined to be its own unusual …

15 Designers Reveal Secrets For Staying Productive

Strategies include everything from setting timers to taking nature walks to listening to black metal.<p>Since April, Samara, Russia-based designer Yevgeny Yermakov has been asking designers a series of five questions–about work habits, favorite books, career challenges, and creativity–and publishing …

Productivity

Spotify's quest to get it 'just right' through balanced design

In the heart of Stockholm a team of designers and engineers have been hard at work, mostly in secret, overhauling one of biggest names in music. (And no, we're not talking about Icona Pop or even an ABBA reunion.) On Birger Jarlsgatan, a street that divides the neighborhoods of Ostermalm and …

Solar-Powered 3D Printed Tower

Sand Babel is a group of ecological structures designed as scientific research facilities and tourist attractions for the desert. Divided into two …

Cyclean : Autoclean Handle for Bus and Train

Those handles on public trains or buses are contaminated with germs, from Staphylococcus, Streptococcus, to E.Coli. By touching these handles, you …

Industrial Design

A Simple Trick for Getting 3D-Looking Results from Moving 2D Images

Watching movies in 3D is fun, if you can stand the splitting headache those headsets give you. For now they're the moviemakers' way of tricking your …

GIF Animations

Behance

Steelcase Gesture Chair

The way we sit at our desks has changed over the years, which is no surprise considering the increased range and form of our daily tools. Desktop computer screens are bigger, laptops are smaller and now there are tablets and mobile phones in the mix. Workplace innovator Steelcase recognized this …

Ergonomics

Beautiful Games: frozen waterfall climbing

These remarkable photos of professional ice-climbers tackling huge frozen waterfalls and icefalls in Eidfjord, Norway, were created by photographer Thomas Senf. He used spotlights and flares to illuminate the spectacular landscapes at night-time, achieving results which look other-worldly. It took …

"Superdesk" Seats All 125 Employees at a Single Table

The Barbarian Group, a digital creative agency based in New York City, has done away with traditional cubicles and outfitted their space with this incredible <i>Superdesk</i>, a 1,100-foot-long structure that seats all 125 of their employees. Clive Wilkinson Architects is responsible for the desk's design …

Employment