Riccardo Mori

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Trust the lion: the Brave browser

It’s been a while since I talked about browsers. Those who have known me for a long time will remember how I’ve always liked to try new browsers and …

Software

Compact cameras, the future

<b>Compact cameras, the future</b><br>Since I have been running this site and doing this job I have watched as the prices for compact cameras have steadily …

In your bag No: 1482 – Ian Neesham

<b>In your bag No: 1482 – Ian Neesham</b><br>Ian shares his Canon heavy bag today and a nice story of how a period of illness changed his shooting habit and …

The 14 Greatest Discoveries of the Cassini Telescope

As we say goodbye to Cassini, the probe that left Earth in 1996 and will soon take the last plunge into Saturn’s atmosphere, we want to reflect over …

Astronomy

How a Lost English Castle is Coming Back from its Hopeless Ruin

How to save a ruin? It’s a question that’s been on my mind lately since I discovered a derelict 17th century château just outside of Paris, which …

Paris

The Dapper Daredevil who Documented America’s Skyline in the Making

<i>W</i>here do I start with this photograph? The dapper shoes? The Gene Kelly stance? The delicate ease with which he’s holding that enormous camera?

Paris

The Roundup: 27 May 2017

We’re back with another week of <b>The Roundup</b>, our weekly series that highlights and showcases some incredible animations, mockups, illustrations that …

Apps

Un appartement à Brooklyn Heights

Dans un ancien entrepôt construit en 1928, à Brooklyn Heights, un des quartiers les plus chics de New York, la designer d’intérieur de Homepolish, …

Méli-mélo suédois 11

Alors que la chaleur s’est abattue sur la France, en même temps qu’un long week-end, ce qui ravit à peu près tout le monde, filons nous rafraichir …

Un appartement en parfait équilibre à Barcelone

Lorsque Egue y Seta, le studio d’architecture bien connu à Barcelone, a été chargé de la rénovation de cet appartement, l’objectif principal était …

Inside a Mississippi Farmhouse That Fits a Family of 6

This new-build has soul to spare.<p>Featuring handcrafted furniture (that porch swing!), storied salvage (a dining table built from church pews), …

Harvard’s building a model for energy efficiency by renovating a decades–old home

The HouseZero project will turn a wooden home from the ‘20s into a model for efficient, affordable green design<p>When architects talk about building more sustainably, the conversation often turns toward new concepts for homes and offices. At Harvard, a group of students and faculty think they can …

Green Living

Infographic: Different Types Of Fonts, And The Moods Elicited By Them

<b>You’ve probably taken</b> a handful of personality quizzes that reveal the impressions you give to other people, but what about the font types you use in …

Typography

Adobe Creative Cloud subscribers are getting free use of iconic fonts by House Industries

Font fanatics, rejoice. One of the most iconic typeface companies is bringing several of their fonts to Adobe Typekit, for free. Adobe announced a …

Graphic Design

Smog-Scrubbing Bicycle Mounts Introduced for China

A screen on the handlebars will blow clean air at the rider.<p>A Rotterdam-based designer hopes to turn every bicycle into a rolling, personal smog …

Pollution

12 Facts You Need to Know About Gaudí’s Sagrada Familia, Barcelona’s Most Visited Attraction

For 135 years, Barcelona's Sagrada Familia has slowly been marching its way toward completion. The focal point of famed architect Antoni Gaudí's career, the church has undergone trials and tribulations, but is finally reaching the end of construction.<p>An unforgettable part of Barcelona's skyline, …

Le Corbusier

Retro Presets for Adobe Lightroom and Camera Raw

Retro Collection, a set of presets developed for Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Camera Raw.Ideal for lifestyle, fashion, and travel photography, the Retro …

Tutorials

Lamborghini Countach 25th Anniversary

If there was an award for posters sold, the Lamborghini Countach would be the winner. The unmistakable shape adorned a million walls, and here was …

Lamborghini

Clapham House / MWArchitects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This is a dramatic transformation of a small, semi-detached Victorian house. Despite being arranged over …

Mulroy Architects and Manea Kella extend Edwardian home in north London

Mulroy Architects has added a glazed extension to this house in north London, which features interiors and bespoke oak joinery by local studio Manea …

Architecture

5 types of rest every creative should adopt

There’s a pervasive idea out there that life and creativity are a zero-sum game. Indulge one, destroy the other. Or, as designer Stefan Sagmeister once wrote in a mural of coins across a plaza in Amsterdam: “Obsessions make my life worse and my work better.” But as anyone who has ever experienced …

Creativity

A World of Typography: Creating Typefaces for Multiple Writing Systems

<i>Industrious and ambitious type designers are creating fonts for not only their own cultures, but those in nearby countries—or ones thousands of miles</i> …

Typography

Brad Ernske’s Classy Aesthetic of Film Photography

Strong, fierce women in changing environments captured by Brad Ernske.Currently based in Los Angeles, Californa, Brad Ernske’s preferred subject of …

Photography

This handy tool makes discovering beautiful Google fonts simple

An often overlooked Google product is Google Fonts. Not only do these look great and speed up the Internet, but they’re also completely free. The only downside is picking one to use in your next project.<p>Better Google Font Finder, by San Francisco-based product designer Mattthew, aims to make that …

Note-taking app Bear is rapidly improving with new features

Bear is a note-taking app from Italian design firm Shiny Frog that’s seen a recent spate of popularity as a replacement for apps like the bloated Evernote, primarily due to its simple design and quick speed.<p>And Shiny Frog has been good about keeping Bear up to date, with today’s 1.2 update (as …

Apps

Apple updates Final Cut Pro & iMovie for Mac w/ bug fixes & performance improvements

Apple this evening has released minor updates to iMovie and Final Cut Pro for Mac. The updates bring the former to version 10.1.6 and the latter to version 10.3.4, including primarily bug fixes and performance improvements for both<p>Apple quietly issued the updates tonight, with quick and to the …

Apple 'Neural Engine' chip could power AI on iPhones

Apple's focused on increasing the speed of every new mobile processor generation, most recently pairing its quad core A10 Fusion chips with its iPhone 7 and 7 Plus models last September. But to keep its devices competitive, Apple is building a secondary mobile processor dedicated to powering …

Yale/UC study finds extensive Facebook usage decreases health & happiness

A large-scale study jointly carried out by academics from Yale University and the University of California has concluded that greater than average use of Facebook decreases both mental health and happiness …<p>The <i>WSJ</i> reports that the study was a rigorous one, tracking the Facebook habits of more than …