Jeremy Cimafonte

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The 1970s Design Manual That Quietly Shaped Everything You Use Today

Humanscale is as relevant today as it was in the 1970s–and it’s being reissued through Kickstarter.<p>The 1970s has been a frequently revisited decade in the design world lately, most notably in the resurgence of reissued graphic standards manuals from that era. For many graphic designers, the …

Product Design

Get a crash course in typography fast and easy

<b>Calligraphy For Everyone: Practice Set</b><br>Features 14 pages of practice worksheets featuring warm-up strokes, lower and uppercase alphabet letters in …

Typography

How a smart plug sparked my love of home tech

Smart-home technology is a slippery slope<p>I was never one for smart-home technology. In fact, as the resident old-house obsessive here at Curbed, I was almost as opposite a home-tech fanatic as one can get.<p>But about a year ago, I received the Amazon Echo as a birthday present. To be honest, I didn’t …

I3D Innovation to launch new FDM 3D printer extrusion system on Kickstarter this month

Jul 3, 2017 | By Tess<p>I3D Innovation, a 3D printer manufacturer based in Le Hézo, France, has announced it will soon be launching a new 3D printer …

3D Printing

The rules of brainstorming, according to top design firm IDEO

I work at home, alone for the most part, which means I rarely have the opportunity to be involved in a good brainstorming session. That's a shame …

Design

Why Rich Animations are crucial for design

In today’s world, animation plays a crucial role in communication. It is incredibly versatile and can communicate abstract, complex and …

Student creates physical interface for 3D modelling

391shares<p>We asked the creator of a new 3D modelling interface about his design project.<p>Belgian product design student Simon Van Pottelbergh has …

The Psychology Principles Every UI/UX Designer Needs to Know

Psychology plays a big part in a user’s experience with an application. By understanding how our designs are <i>perceived</i>, we can make adjustments so …

UI Design

The Daily Design Quote

Download our free ebook <b>The Basics of User Experience Design</b> to learn about core concepts in UX design.<p>In 9 chapters, we'll cover: conducting user …

UX Design

6 Cookie Recipes With Absolutely No Added Sugar

Chow down on these cookies without feeling (super) guilty.<p>Cutting back on added sugar is one of the cardinal rules of clean eating. But even if you ditch Oreos for homemade cookies baked with honey or maple syrup, you’re still eating a fair share of the stuff. Though natural sweeteners like these …

Dessert

This 150-inch projector makes ‘cinema-quality’ images—and it’s cheaper than you think

The price of 4K TVs has plummeted in recent years, but you might want to look at home laser projectors before springing for one.<p>The Xiaomi Mi Laser …

Gig Economy

There are so few women running startups because investors keep asking them these questions

The gender imbalance in Silicon Valley is well documented. US tech companies are so dominated by men in large part because the vast majority of investment venture capital —nearly 98%— flows to firms founded by men.<p>Women are the majority owners of 38% of all US business, so it’s not a question of a …

Venture Capital

Apple Just Revealed the Secrets to Taking Perfect iPhone Pictures

Struggling to take your photography game to the next level? Then fear not, for help is at hand. Apple has just launched a new website brimming with …

5 Rules That Will Make You Instantly Suck Less at Design | Inc.com

As Jason Putorti, former lead designer at company Mint.com, once memorably put it, great design can seem like magic pixie dust sprinkled over a product, instantly transforming a so-so experience into something spectacular.<p>That's true, but also kind of intimidating to us mere muggles. Thankfully …

UI Design

How using Design Thinking will fix Design Thinking

Design Thinking continues to be a hot topic (this article is one of many talking about it). Design Thinking has been hyped and even fetishized but there are also voices questioning its value, impact, and relevance.<p>Design Thinking faces criticism for its lacking integration with business and …

MakeVR is here to steamroll the learning curve for 3D modeling software

Thanks to the advent of 3D printing, the doors to creativity have been flung wide open. Nowadays, anybody with $200 to spare can get their hands on a …

Virtual Reality

Mag ICreatum All-in-One 3D Printer Offers CNC, Plotter And Laser Engraving From $99 (video)

A new modular 3D printer has been created by MAG basted in Italy called the Mag ICreatum, which has been designed to provide an all-in-one 3D …

“Unpaywall” Is New Tool For Accessing Research Papers For Free

As anyone who has tried to pursue even a little bit of academic research can attest, publishers charge an arm-and-a-leg to access studies if you are …

5 gems of type wisdom from Erik Spiekermann

Recently, type legend Erik Spiekermann – co-founder of Fontshop, founder of Edenspiekermann, and creator of commercial typefaces including Berliner …

Typography
Brainstorming

How Science Can Tell Whether You're a Good Person

Imagine picking up the morning newspaper and feeling moral outrage at the latest action taken by the opposing political party. Or turning the page …

Psychology

You're probably showering way too often

Spring is here. That means longer, warmer days — and, for many people, more frequent showering to wash away the sweat and smells that come with higher temperatures.<p>Here's the thing, though: Your regular showers may be grosser than your sweat.<p>There isn't much research that can tell you exactly how …

Immune System

Why Sharpness is Overrated

“Sharpness is a bourgeois (rich person) concept.” – Henri Cartier-Bresson<p>1. Softer lenses often have more soul<p>I remember when I started digital …

Dispelling myths on sensor size, crop factor, and depth of field

Nikon & Canon crop cameras have been out for over 15 years now. But different sized frames isn’t new to digital. Even back in the film days, we had …

Creating Usability with Motion: The UX in Motion Manifesto

The following manifesto represents my answer to the question — “As a UX or UI, designer, how do I know when and where to implement motion to support …

UX Design

Kniterate is a digital knitting machine that lets you 'print' your own clothes

Sew good! Spanish designer Gerard Rubio is back on the scene with his revolutionary digital knitting machine, rebranded as Kniterate. The machine, …

Knitting