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Creative And Innovative Navigation Designs

Toybox Navigation should always be there when needed, and graciously disappear when the user wants to focus on a particular task. For example, in …

Tale Of A Top-10 App, Part 2: Marketing And Launch

The cool part is that, as I found out, marketing doesn’t have to be about spam, meaningless buzzwords or sleazy Twitter follower generators, and it …

A Gadget Designed To Make Assembly Workers Dance

In 75 Watt, a project by Cohen Van Balen, a mass-produced object has no other purpose than to choreograph its own assembly.<p>“A laborer over the course of an 8-hour day can sustain an average output of 75 watts.”<p>That fascinating quote is from <i>Marks’ Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers</i>. …

Assembly Lines

‘Anorak’: A Design Magazine for Kids - The Fox Is Black

While on vacation in London last week, I spent some time at the Tate Modern museum marveling at their fantastic design shop. Out of all of the books, …

Articles about promo daily sean fennessy on Dwell.com - Dwell

Today's Photographer Promotional Piece We Love and Why: Sasha...<p>Today's Photographer Promotional Piece We Love and Why: José...<p>Today's Photographer Promotional Piece We Love and Why: Joe...<p>In this installment of Photographer's Promotional Pieces We Love and Why: Andrea...<p>In this installment of …

Manga

Articles about five fantastic family homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

An architect and his wife roll up their sleeves and create an affordable family residence in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.<p>With the Home Back Home #03 prototype, ENORME Studio and IKEA España partner to create flexible solutions for when grown kids...<p>How an unfussy, nearly zero-energy family home in …

Architecture

Link About It: This Week's Picks

1. Origins of Zef-Style<p>South African rap group Die Antwoord brought their unique, subversive style to the world back in 2009. With a mysterious past and alluring themes and imagery, the group has captivated music fans and social critics alike. In this two-part series from UK filmmaker James …

Die Hard

Making Scents: Analog Smell Recording with Amy Radcliffe's 'Madeline'

Most of us are familiar with the basic mechanics of a digital SLR camera (that's Single Lens Reflex for those of you with the Google search bar …

DSLR Cameras

The Anatomy Of A Successful Logo Redesign

Here, Jessica Hische diagrams every move she made in updating Mail Chimp’s identity–with graphic design tricks for making sure a newcomer is actually welcomed.<p>Familiar logos are like overly attentive suitors: They’re so naggingly present that their charms are lost to you–until, one day, they’re …

Visual Design

An Ingenious Paper Map Zooms In Just Like Google

Pinch-to-zoom? That was so last year. Fold-to-zoom is our new jam.<p>It seems that the convenience of GPS-centered, pinch-zoomable digital maps have left good old paper maps behind. That was, until designer Anne Stauche brought some interaction magic back to the paper world.<p>Map² is probably the …

Data Visualization

Star

The 'Jurassic Park' 25th Anniversary LEGO Set is Available Now<p>LEGO 7 hours ago<p>LEGO<p>The 'Dragon Ball Z' Fusion Dance Funko Pop Two-Pack Exclusive is …

Star Wars

Meet The Duo Behind The Graphic Design Wizardry Of “Harry Potter”

Miraphora Mina and Eduardo Lima create boldly retro designs even kids can appreciate.<p>Few fans know Hogwarts inside and out like graphic artist duo Miraphora Mina and Eduardo Lima. The pair, who operate MinaLima Design Studio, are responsible for the graphic design of the Harry Potter universe. Over …

Graphic Design

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …

Lenstag: A Free Online Gear Registry that Aims to End Camera and Lens Theft

Camera equipment has long been attractive to the eyes of thieves. After all, it’s generally portable, pricey, and a piece of cake to sell through …

18 Cool Color Blocked Buildings

Sunday’s a good day for eye candy, don’t you think? Assuming you already read the title of this post, no we’re not about to post 18 photos of Ryan Gosling looking awesome. We are, however, here to serve up a whole bunch of outrageously colorful buildings from all over the world. Color block month …

San Francisco

A Customizable Desk System That Tames Creative Chaos

Not everyone can work from home. (I can.) Perhaps it’s the proximity of the bed to the work area or the lack of human cohabitants to crowd around the proverbial water cooler or the espresso machine. Or maybe it’s just the matter of the work desk itself.<p>Polish designer Wiktoria Lenart has conceived …

Coffeemakers

Best Buy offering 'free' iPhone 5 in its trade-in promotion

The tech retailer is doing it again -- customers now have nine days in which they can trade in a working iPhone 4S or 4 and get a $150 credit for a new iPhone.<p>After Best Buy hosted an iPhone trade-in day earlier this month, the retailer has decided to do it again -- but this time, the deal will …

iPhone 5

Impressive Interactive Demo Lets You Try iOS 7 Beta Without Restoring Your Device

With all of the recent talk about iOS 7, it’s only natural to want to try Apple’s beta out for yourself. However, unless you’re a developer, have …

Steve Wozniak: 'I felt about Edward Snowden the way I felt about Daniel Ellsberg'

The Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has backed NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden and admitted he feels "a little bit guilty" that new technologies had …

+ Pool Tile by Tile Project to Clean East River of New York City

<b>+ POOL</b> Tile by Tile is a very ambitious project of FamilyNetwork and PlayLab, can you imagine there’s gonna be a giant floating pool in the East …

When Hunter S. Thompson Penned Rolling Stone's Rejection Letters

If you're going to get this kind of rejection letter it might as well be penned by Hunter S. Thompson. <i>Rolling Stone</i> should keep this on file to send …

Map the iPhone Users In Any City, And You Know Where the Rich Live

How University

5 very useful web typography tools

Working with font online can be quite hard, it’s good to find tools to help you with it. In this post I take a look at a few tools that we’ll help …

Cards Against Humanity

Unlike most of the party games you’ve played before, Cards Against Humanity is as despicable and awkward as you and your friends. The game is simple. Each round, one player asks a question from a Black Card, and everyone else answers with their funniest White Card.

Adobe Photoshop CC Launches, Is Now Available for Download

Adobe officially launched Photoshop CC to the public today after announcing its major move to the cloud at its Adobe MAX conference in Los Angeles …

Automattic acquires mobile WordPress app Poster

Poster, an app that enables you to post articles on WordPress from you iOS device, has been acquired by WordPress.com parent company Automattic, the app’s creator announced today. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.<p>The app’s sole developer, Tom Witkin, will also be joining Automattic and will …

Why the half-life of a Pinterest pin is thousands of times longer than a tweet or Facebook post

The useful life of the average tweet can be measured in minutes. Most posts on Facebook exist in users’ streams for perhaps a few hours.<p>But a pin on Pinterest? That can last thousands of times longer, according to a new study by Piqora (formerly Pinfluencer).<p>“Sure, you get 70 percent of your clicks …

Microsoft Wins Mobile Design Battle, Loses War

In 2006, Microsoft introduced the Zune, its ill-fated portable music player. But the Zune legacy lived on with a fresh approach on interface design that led to the launch of Metro, the interface now prevalent in everything Microsoft does, from its mobile efforts, to its flagship Windows operating …