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Everyone's Painting Their Own Abstract Art & You Should Too

Have you ever looked at a cool painting and thought to yourself, "I could totally make that"? Don't get me wrong–if you have some extra spending …

Johnston Sans: The Tube typeface that changed everything

<b>One of today's most popular typefaces owes its inspiration to radical work done for the signage on British transport a century ago. Johnston Sans changed everything.</b><p>In 1916, a small revolution in communication came about.<p>London's Underground railway ordered a new typeface for its posters and …

How the GIF Is Taking Over the World

The GIF has had a tumultuous history. The image format, which stands for Graphics Interchange Format, always struggled against the JPEG — it was …

GIF Animations

An 'Adventure Time' Clone Army and Other Hallucinogenic GIFs

It's like Picasso, Miró, and Pen Ward took acid and had a baby.<p>Thousands of cartoon faces undulate like waves on the ocean, smiling, laughing, and morphing in a neverending loop. It's a friendly face, Finn the Human from beloved animated show <i>Adventure Time</i>—but wait, looking closer it appears that …

Hair-Raising Photos of Jumbo Jets Over the Beach

Imagine enjoying a quiet and peaceful day at the beach. The waves are crashing, the breeze is blowing, the sun is shining brightly–when suddenly a massive roar overtakes you and a Boeing 747 flies directly overhead as it takes off into the sky. This is the type of action that Austrian photographer …

6 Timeless Quotes on Creativity From Pablo Picasso

Despite his rocky beginning, Picasso, whose birthday is Oct. 25, became one of the most influential artists of the early 20th century, and has a lasting legacy that pushes our creative boundaries today.<p>3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This column originally</i> …

Creativity

10 Magazines Every Writer Should Read — The Content Strategist

<i>This article originally appeared on our sister site, The Freelancer.</i><p>In Stephen King’s book <i>On Writing</i>, among his many memorable tips, he writes, “If …

Creative Writing

Great list of resources - NoSQL, Big Data, Machine Learning and more | GitHub

Here I only posted the two categories of biggest interest to DSC readers, but it covers plenty of other topics, including:<p>Distributed …

Machine Learning

10 careers with the most psychopaths per capita

<b>Alec Baldwin in "Glengarry Glen Ross"</b><p>Research suggests psychopathy can actually be advantageous in certain professions. He are just a few examples<p>Kali Holloway<p>June 23, 2015 7:45pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Are you a psychopath? Happens to the best of us. James Fallon, a …

Psychology

25 Remarkable Typography, Lettering & Calligraphy Designs

Beautiful examples of <b>typography designs</b>, hand-lettering and calligraphy artwork design created by talented graphic designers and artists from all …

17 New Amazing Free Fonts for Designers

Modern <b>free fonts</b> for website mockup, headings, headlines and graphic UI designs. All fonts are available free for commercial and personal use. You …

2015 Logo Design Trends & Inspiration

Logo Lounge for the past twelve years, have posted annual logo design trend reports<b></b> and they have just released the <b>2015 logo design trends</b> report. I …

The Art of Copy - How To Design Words for Websites

Taking the above point a step further, the context surrounding your product determines the best tone and other language choices you make. The golden rule is that no one rule will apply in every circumstance… but similar contexts will have similar best practices.<p>When isolating the context you’re …

L.A.'s 15 Coolest Tattoos — & The Man Behind Them All

In Los Angeles, the only thing harder than scoring a table at just-opened Jon & Vinny's Pizza on Fairfax is getting on the books with tattoo artist …

Los Angeles

What Are Web Designers Best Sources For Inspiration?

If web design inspiration is as easy as drinking a cup of coffee or you can easily find inspiration in a cup of coffee, then a web designer’s life is …

1. Amazon Will Finally Face Its Match/Matches

“While Amazon still clearly rules the digital shopping roost, other retailers are finally getting their digital businesses in order such that shoppers don’t always have to think Amazon first,” writes Wendy Liebmann, CEO of WSL Strategic Retail in her report, “Trends From the Edge.”<p>Mass-market …

18 Fresh Free Fonts for Designers

New <b>free fonts</b> for your web and graphic design projects in 2015. Top fonts are perfect addition to your design arsenal. These modern fonts are perfect …

The Colours To Try In 2015

Springtime for hipsters: photographer Mr Paul Octavious refocuses his Pantone Project on MR PORTER’s palette for the season<p>As the “great dress …

Portrait of a City: 31 Photographic Urban Street Art Murals

[ By Steph in Art & Street Art & Graffiti. ]Residents of cities like Tokyo, Havana and Los Angeles see their own faces blown up to monumental …

Ministry of Type

Responsive Logos<p>1st Jan 2015<p>Logo Design<br>• Brands and Logos<br>• Tiny Little Details<br>• Type & Typography<p>This site, Responsive Logos, is something I've had sat in …

80 Beautiful Bathroom Designs That Will Inspire Relaxation

Relax and refresh with one of these designer-approved rooms.<p>Whether you're thinking of your powder room, master bath, or ensuite, our favorite designer looks will inspire you to spruce up your space. Don't stop there — take a look at these stunning bedroom and living room designs that are full of …

10 Inspiring Home Offices

Whether you're an entrepreneur, working from home or just looking for a stylish place to online shop from—these chic desktops and home offices will inspire you to create your own perfect workspace.<p>Whether you're an entrepreneur, working from home or just looking for a stylish place to online shop …

Photographer Travels the World to Capture the Diversity of Beauty in 37 Different Countries

Romanian photographer Mihaela Noroc is on a mission to capture portraits of women from every country in the world in order to shed light on the beauty that exists everywhere. A little over two years ago, at the age of 27, Noroc quit her job, withdrew all her life savings, and embarked on an …

Shia LaBeouf reads poem dedicated to Sia at Grammys

Sia may have left the Grammys empty-handed on Sunday, but who needs the award for song of the year when you have Shia LaBeouf reading a poem dedicated to you?<p>The star of her "Elastic Heart" music video introduced the Sia and Maddie Ziegler's performance of "Chandelier" by unravelling a pink piece …

10 Bedroom Trends in 2014 by Micle Mihai-Cristian

Floral Wall Art from Juliana Lahoz<p>The bedroom; one of the most sacred rooms of the house and one of the rooms where we spend the most time (even if …

Enchanting Photos Capture Tender Moments of Couples in Love

Paris-based photographer Maud Chalard shows the beauty of romantic love in her dreamy and enchanting series of photos. The project, captured on film, features the small, intimate moments that couples share. Kisses on the neck, lazy afternoons spent in bed, and intertwined fingers are some of the …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Gift Ideas<p>Don't show up at brunch empty handed.<p>22 Photos3 days agoView More<p>Fitness<p>Two <b>GQ</b> staffers unpack the gym's code of silence.<p>By Clay Skipper21 …