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Sync 1 – Experimental 3D Motion Graphics by Cristian Acquaro

Stunning Motion Graphics.<p>This video shows a collection of experimental 3D motion graphics by by Cristian Acquaro made in sync with sound. The …

Motion Graphics

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Think You're Good at Telling the Difference Between a Rendering and a Photo?

Everything you see above is fake, i.e. a rendering. And they're all for sale. They're images from CG Trader, an online 3D model store where designers …

57 Startup Lessons I've Learned The Hard Way

<b>Editors Note:</b> This is a guest post by Slava Akhmechet, founder of RethinkDB. You can follow him on Twitter here.<p>There are already very good lists of startup lessons written by really talented, experienced people (here and here). I’d like to add another one. I learned these lessons the hard way in …

The Interface Design Technology That Can Make Google Glass iPad-Like: Depth Cameras

It's very strange that Google Glass is not mentioned once in this news segment. Researchers at Taiwan's Industrial Technology Research Institute …

The world's greatest bookshops

Bookshops are a traveller's best friend: they provide convenient shelter and diversion in bad weather, they're a reliable source of maps, notebooks, and travel guides, they often host readings and other cultural events, and if you raced through your lone paperback on the first leg of your trip, the …

Milwaukee companies use design thinking to fuel growth

Some the Milwaukee area’s most robust and dynamic companies are using the principles of design thinking to propel their growth through …

Design

How and Where iPhone Is Made: A Surprising Report on How Much of Apple's Top Product is US-manufactured

How and Where iPhone Is Made: A Surprising Report on How Much of Apple’s Top Product is US-manufactured

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Design your own iOS7 with amusing online tool …

As the site puts it, “every bloody designer on the planet has had a go, so you might as well try too.” This tongue-in-cheek interactive design tool lets you create your own take on iOS by selecting from a range of backgrounds, fonts, colors, corner shapes and shadows.<p>Here’s our own Seth Weintraub’s …

Incredible Online Gallery of High-Res Film Scans from Every Apollo Mission

The title sort of gives it away, but did you know that there is an online archive that contains high-resolution film scans from every Apollo mission? …

3 Emerging Designers You're Going to Be Obsessed With!

We at <i>Glamour</i> LOVE emerging designers. We love watching them find their way in the fashion industry, from witnessing their first fashion shows to finally seeing their wares on the racks at our favorite stores. Great for us (and you!), the ladies who founded Figure & Form feel the same way. Figure & …

Previously Unpublished Illustrations From Harry Potter Book Cover/Chapter Artist Mary GrandPré

This is a series of (allegedly) previously unpublished illustrations by Mary GrandPré, the artist responsible for all the American Harry Potter book …

Striking Cyborg Art

Citi Bike by the Numbers: Over 1.5 Million Miles Traveled in Nearly 650,000 Trips

Well, now that the<p>initial backlash has blown over, it's worth taking stock of New York City's fledgling bicycle-sharing program, Citi Bike. After …

Does A $347 3-D Printer Mean The Future Is Here? Or Just Paper-Thin Progress?

Now on Kickstarter, the Buccaneer is designed for easy at-home use, costs less than an iPhone–and just might make or break our collective dream of technology.<p>The magic words, or magic number-plus-letter, of our technological fantasies to date are: 3-D. The 3-D printer is this year’s collective …

Top 20 DJ Mixes of 2013 So Far

Once upon a time, DJ mixtapes were for the faithful. Today, it's the opposite – everyone can access them, and more and more, they do. By the time you …

Music Festivals

5 Fascinating Questions on Quora | Inc.com

Since its 2010 launch, Q&A site Quora has used its $61 million in VC funding to probe doozies like "What should everyone know about prison?" (It's "overcrowded...yet it feels like the loneliest place," writes an inmate at San Quentin.) Here are some of the site's most popular questions.<p><b>Q: Which are</b> …

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The Best Places For Guys To Shop

The results are in, and we're ready to reveal where men like to get their apparel and accessories.<p>Nearly 1,000 Business Insider readers took the survey. Not surprisingly, 97% of the respondents were men, most of whom are city dwellers in their twenties.<p>Preferences were split between department …

Meet The 13 Designers On Fast Company’s Most Creative People List

Architects, app developers, sketchbook artists, and more.<p>Out of the 100 people featured in <i>Fast Company</i>’s 2013 list of the 100 most creative people working today, 13 are designers. This group of multidisciplinary visionaries hails from mega-companies like Starbucks and Disney, as well as smaller …

5 Ways To Make Any Piece Of Tech Sexy

As companies move their sophisticated technologies from industry into the broader market, they need to take their design cues from consumer products.<p>Recently, I met with a senior manager of a business that builds very unsexy handheld analytical instruments. “My product is just an industrial …

How to Design for the Gut

What makes your favorite mobile app so addictive? You know, the one you check over and over again throughout the day?<p>The likely answer is visceral …

Life After Kickstarter: 5 Costly Lessons From A Kickstarter-Backed Designer

Kickstarter backers pledged $212,265 to make Jon Fawcett’s flexible iPod dock a reality. Here’s what came next.<p>For Jon Fawcett, Kickstarter success came with an unusual soundtrack: an air horn.<p>The din started on May 7, 2012, the day Fawcett and his colleagues at Fuse Chicken, a four-person design …

Is 3D Printing the Future of Innovation or Asking for Trouble?

3D Printing has been around since the 80’s when it was invented by Chuck Hull. Traditionally used by big companies the cost varied from $100,000 to a …

Service Design + Lean UX + Disruptive Design = UX Strategy?

The point is that it was one of the most frustrating customer experiences that I’ve had to date. Finally, after three Web site attempts, two mobile …

With 'Designs On— Packaging,' IDEO Goes Public with Their Slow Design Platform

Imagine, if you will, a design exercise in which the primary constraint is simply to answer a brief with ideas that have never been dreamt of. The …

Magazine Rack by Chuck Routhier

This simple and practical magazine rack by designer Chuck Routhier not only stores your latest issues of Dwell but holds your coffee, too! Built from 1" square Baltic birch plywood and sporting a 100% wool eco-felt sling, the rack comes complete with a removable laminated birch-ply tabletop.<p>Check …

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