Ken Barry Tan

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9 Simple Ways to Make Your Home Look Expensive

Spruce up your home decor without draining your wallet<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without …

Interior Design

Positioning in web design explained with GIFs. A visual manual for designers.

Understanding how positioning in the web works is crucial for responsive web design, as it allows us speak the same language with developers and …

Web Design

10 Home Decorating Mistakes Everybody Makes

From the editors of ELLEDecor.com, the most common interior design mistakes to avoid.<p><b>1) The Looks-Great, Feels-Uncomfortable Piece Of Furniture</b><br>The decor world equivalent of the Stiletto heel: Beautiful, but oh-so-impractical. It ultimately taught you that no matter how good-looking something is, if …

Home Decorating

12 Problems Only People With Great Taste Understand

From the editors of ELLEDecor.com, yes, your home looks amazing, but it's not without inconvenience.<p><b>1) You walk into any store—low- or high-end—and your favorite item is always the most expensive one.</b> Who knew that little brass tray would ring up as more than certain pieces of furniture?<p><b>2) You've</b> …

Microsoft built a 'working' Surface Pro 3 out of cardboard

A miniature display completes this marketing trick<p>Microsoft has created a cardboard replica of its Surface Pro 3 tablet. It might not be as impressive as the giant Surface tablet the company erected in London last year, but the cardboard version has its very own working display. A small section …

Chrome for Windows finally optimized for high-res displays two years after Mac version

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Everything you wanted to know about how Instagram's Hyperlapse app works, and more

Instagram describes the technology behind its new app for making super fast, super steady videos<p>Instagram released a new separate app yesterday called Hyperlapse, which allows you to make timelapse videos quickly, easily, and with impressive automatic image stabilization technology (meaning that …

Alienware just built the Mac Pro of gaming PCs

• Tech<br>• Science<br>• Culture<br>• More<p>Tech<p>Apple<br>• Google<br>• Microsoft<br>• Apps<br>• Photography<br>• Virtual Reality<br>• Business<br>• Design<br>• AI<br>• All Tech<p>Science<p>Space<br>• Energy<br>• Health<br>• Environment<br>• All Science<p>Culture<p>Web<br>• TV<br>• Film<br>• Games<br>• Comics<br>• Music<br>• All Culture<p>Cars<p>Ride-Sharing<br>• Cars<br>• Mass Transit<br>• Aviation<br>• Rideables<br>• Autonomy<br>• All …

Steal Like An Artist - Promotional Poster

You don’t need to be a genius, you just need to be yourself. That’s the message from Austin Kleon, a young writer and artist who knows that creativity is everywhere, creativity is for everyone. A manifesto for the digital age, <i>Steal Like an Artist</i> is a guide whose positive message, graphic look and illustrations, exercises, and examples will put readers directly in touch with their artistic side.<p>When Mr. Kleon was asked to address college students in upstate New York, he shaped his speech around …

Watch: How Adobe Illustrator Changed Graphic Design

A video tells the story of the revolutionary software, launched in 1987, and how it changed graphic design forever.<p>In the pre-Adobe Illustrator age, graphic design was a tedious, meticulous analog process: it could take a day to set one page of type, and then maybe a temperamental Rapidograph pen …

Masterpieces Of Modern Architecture, Animated

If you’re trying to brush up on Architecture 101, this animation of the world’s most iconic houses is far more fun a learning tool than textbooks. It’s a colorful, flat-design take on masterworks of 20th-century architecture, from Le Corbusier’s Ville Savoy to Mies van der Rohe’s Farnsworth House …

Low Polygon Artworks

Low Polygon artworks have become a trend and for a simple reason, the breadth of character as compared to super photo-realist 3D images. There are …

Aire – Festive Display Font Family from Lián Types

Aire, a big display font family with festive flourishes and frames.<p>Maximiliano Sproviero, a Buenos Aires based type designer has created the <b>Aire</b> font …

iPhone Templates and UI Kits Freebies

Designers often need a good source of templates for their projects. There are plenty out there and I thought it would be a good idea to select some …

iPhone 5

trendgraphy:

There’s just something special about hand-drawn designs. They add a real human touch to things and certainly help any project stand out from the normally pixelated pack. Whether you’re working online or offline, this style just screams “personal touch”.<p>If you’re looking to give a more personal feel to your latest work, this Mighty Deal definitely has your number. Created by <b>Cruzine</b>, this collection of 890 handwritten decorative shapes is guaranteed to give your latest design that homespun feel. …

Architizer

Watch: Famous Designers Disown The World’s Most Recognizable Typeface

A short film explores the history and future of Times New Roman, a legendary typeface no one wants to touch.<p>Since its creation in 1931, Times New Roman has risen to become the world’s most famous typeface, so much so that even non-typography nerds can reliably name it. But as a new short from The …

Typography

Impressive Family Dwelling by the Sea in Castellón, Spain

Situated opposite to a golf course in Castellón, Spain, this single family dwelling boasts great views and surprisingly, a high level of privacy. …

10 Modern Kitchen Design Updates For a Kitchen That Wows

I’ll be honest. I strongly dislike cooking. And chopping. And slicing and dicing, frying, broiling and sautéing. But I can tell you from experience, …

Disney’s 12 Principles Of Animation, In A Cartoon

Frank Thomas and Ollie Johnston, the “old men” of Walt Disney, made laws of physics just for cartoons.<p>In the real world, the basic laws of physics were first described by Sir Isaac Newton and Albert Einstein. In the world of animation, however, we owe the laws of physics to Frank Thomas and Ollie …

The History Of Graphic Design, In Icons

We know two things for sure about the guys over at Brooklyn’s Pop Chart Lab: they love drinking, and they love good graphic design.<p>Their latest poster is a tribute to the entire history of the latter: The gridded, black-and-white poster is a cheat sheet to the history of graphic design, beginning …

Thirsty Script – Vintage Font Family

Thirsty Script, a vintage inspired font family from Yellow Design Studio.<p>Type designer Ryan Martinson of Yellow Design Studio developed the <b>Thirsty</b> …

16 Calming Paint Colors That Give a Room a Relaxing Vibe

Incredible Works by Creative Mints

Mike is the artist & designer behind Creative Mints currently based in Czech Republic. Mike has been creating and in the business for the last 12 …

Creativity

Trinity Bellwoods Townhouse Interior

Not every space we feature on D'Marge needs to be a modern mansion in the Hollywood hills. Sometimes less is more and also more realistic to our hip …

trendgraphy:

This pack includes 9 carefully crafted vintage style Logo Templates for you to use and modify as your own.<p>Bonus material includes various vintage images to customised your logos with if you wish, vector ray bursts and texturising photoshop brushes to add some wear and tear :)

Zakia Typeface

Zakia is informal script lettering font with a bunch of alternative characters to choose. Zakia uses OpenType feature such as swash and contextual alternates that can be found by using OpenType savvy program such as Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign.

Kostic Serif Font Family

The Kostic Serif – Pan European Type Family.<p><b>Kostic Serif</b> is a classic transitional font family in the tradition of fonts such as Baskerville, …