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iOS App Colorbay Seeks to Redefine Photo Browsing and Discovery

From the designers and developers at MetaRain comes a new universal (meaning a single app for both iPhone and iPad) iOS app, Colorbay. Deemed “a …

Experience Over Convenience: The Manual Coffeemaker No. 1

There's a clear difference in taking some precious morning moments to brew a fresh cup of coffee for yourself and paying a visit to your local …

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Funny Business Cards Featuring Famous Pop Culture Characters

What would it look like if some of our favorite pop culture characters had their own business cards? Italian creatives Benedetto Papi and Edoardo Santamato of Invasione Creativa have answered that question for us with their hilarious new project. The series answers the question: “What happens to …

MOS: A Simple, Magnetic Cable Organizer

Nothing makes me happier than a simple solution for an everyday problem. A problem I fight <i>every single day</i> is one or more of my charging cables …

grain editBrent Couchman Interview

One of my favorite ideas was a very literal interpretation of the name, combining an arrow and a globe to make an abstract human form.<p>After …

British women are the queens of leisure? Give me a break

British women are "queens of leisure", luxuriating for five and a half hours a day in the soul-refreshing time that ancient Greeks said was the point of a good life, according to new data from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development. It ranked British women well ahead of women in …

If Facebook is an infectious disease, here's a guide to the symptoms | Arwa Mahdawi

Michael Dalder/Reuters<p>'Symptoms include a tendency to spontaneously overshare and waking up in the night to check how many “likes” your status update has.' Photograph: Michael …

A Dozen Creative Ideas For Decorating Blank Walls

When you have a big, blank wall to fill, your first thought may be a gallery wall. There's nothing wrong with that, but sometimes it's nice to break up all of that flat framed artwork with something different. Enter baskets, brackets, paint-dipped objects, wall sculptures, special paint effects and …

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1

Artist and designer Sebastian Errazuriz has never been one to be afraid of pushing the boundaries and his latest project entitled 12 Shoes for 12 …

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The Most Colorful Cities in the World (Photos)

Live the Rainbow<p>No need to rely on just nature to provide a colorful backdrop to your vacation. The streets and skylines of these global cities pop …

How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …

Incredibly Elaborate Illustrations by Victo Ngai

New York-based illustrator Victo Ngai creates captivating illustrations with elaborate narratives. Her unique style features swirls of lines and colors that are alive with energy and movement. In much of her work, Ngai uses a signature palette of oranges, reds, greens, and browns to create the …

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …