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Meet The Design Geniuses Who Made Vogue, Mashable, And The Verge Look So Good

Brandon Ralph and Dan Gardner met when they were just kids. Then they ended up working together as designers at DraftFCB. Later, in 2001, they launched Code and Theory, a full-service design and advertising firm.<p>Since then they've worked with clients ranging from Lenny Kravitz to Dr Pepper to The …

iOS 7 Preview Leaves No Doubt: Whether Hardware or Software, Ive's Got the Juice

In addition to unveiling their redesigned Mac Pro, yesterday Apple also previewed their forthcoming iOS 7. This is the one many an industrial …

iOS

Why Adobe Is Moving Its Best-Known Products to Subscription-Only

Cloud image copyright Buslik<p>There are lots of reasons why software companies, even those with long legacies in selling packaged software with …

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COLLECTION NO. 9SXSW 2016Follow frog as we cover the South by Southwest Interactive Festival live from Austin, Texas.4 Stories 2 Contributors …

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Repurposing Photoshop For The Web

I was careful to choose the word “history” there because that’s what it’s seemingly becoming.<p>Falling Out Of Love<p>Yes, unlike anything else in the …

Creator Of Original Macintosh System Icons Makes A New Sticker Pack For Path App

Personal social networking app, Path, just released a new icon set into its sticker shop today, called “Iconic Bites.” While the stickers are adorable little bite-sized, pixel-chic representations of food and such, what really makes them cool is that they were created by none other than Susan Kare, …

Iraq violence: Baghdad cafe hit by deadly bomb attack

<b>At least 27 people, including two children, have been killed and dozens more injured in a bomb attack on a cafe in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, officials have said.</b><p>A suicide bomber detonated his explosives inside the cafe in the west of the city, police said.<p>No group has said it carried out the …

Flurry says mid-sized phones rule and phablets are a fad

Flurry is a company that keeps its eye on the pulse of the mobile world. The company says that it now detects about 1 billion smartphones and tablets …

Mobile

Looks like that Yasiin Bey (Mos Def Official) and Mannie Fresh project really is happening. Listen to "Black Jesus" http://pigeonsandplanes.com/2013/03/yasiin-bey-mannie-fresh-black-jesus/

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The One Twist in BioShock Infinite's Ending You Might Have Missed Completely

I’ve had a blast the past few days reading through the hundreds of comments on this post. In it, I spent 3,000 words discussing the mind-bending ending of the BioShock Infinite, and readers spent thousands more giving their own opinions on all the events that unfold in the finale.<p>There are …

Three arrested for trying to cut undersea Internet cable

Attacks on the submarine cables running along the ocean floors carrying massive amounts of Internet traffic aren’t terribly uncommon. A series of the …

Apple Patents iPhone With Wraparound Display, Including Designs That Plug Together Voltron-Style

Apple has a new patent filing just published by the USPTO today, first spotted by AppleInsider, which details a wraparound-style AMOLED display that could make it possible to create an iPhone that’s almost entirely screen, with touch gestures and virtual buttons replacing physical ones completely. …

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Woodcum is the monikor for one Philip Igumnov. Similar to the Jetpack image, his flickr stream is full of this vintage, 50s style ephemera. While the …

Double Dragon 2: Wander of the Dragons launching April 5 on XBLA, Xbox Live Spring Sale begins today

<i>Double Dragon 2: Wander of the Dragons</i> will launch April 5 on Xbox Live Arcade for 1200 Microsoft Points ($15), Microsoft's Major Nelson announced today.<p>Achievements for the game, a 3D remake of 1988's <i>Double Dragon 2: The Revenge</i>, appeared earlier this month and hinted at an upcoming release. <i>Wander</i> …

7 Secrets We Learned About The 'LEGO Marvel's Avengers' Game

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>Actors from the 'Harry Potter' films will also reprise their roles in the …

Sex, religion and violence: The big concerns for international game ratings

Content localization can be a minefield for game developers as they work to release their games around the world. Add the wrong content, make a localization mix up and your game could get pulled from stores nationwide.<p>Speaking during a GDC panel about localization and ratings, Zeb Wedell, …

How Halo 4 developer 343 Industries made Forward Unto Dawn on a 'threadbare' budget

<i>Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn</i>, the live-action webseries from <i>Halo 4</i> developer 343 Industries, took its form by making the best of a limited budget, the developers said during a panel at GDC 2013.<p>343 Industries, which inherited the Halo universe after original developer Bungie moved on to <i>Destiny</i>, wanted …

Character diversity means better games, says Microsoft Studios writer

Creating stories with a range of characters spanning different ethnicities, sexual orientations and genders will help developers make more satisfying, richer game experiences, according to Microsoft Studios narrative designer Tom Abernathy.<p>Speaking in a panel at the 2013 Game Developers Conference …

Tumblr now home to over 100 million blogs and 44.6 billion individual posts

Over 100 million user blogs have been created at Tumblr, according to the most recent statistics displayed on the company's website. <i>The Next Web</i> was first to notice that Tumblr had crossed the hundred million milestone only a year after reaching 50 million. Over 44.6 billion posts have been …

These Six Regular People Just Got Invited To Use Google Glass

It will be sending out thousands of invites telling these lucky people that they can buy the Google Glass device for $1,500.<p>Google just sent us a list of some of the winners along with the things they will do with Glass once they own a pair. Here's the full email.<p>In February we asked people across …

T-Mobile's iPhone 5 is AT&T's iPhone 5, But It's Not

T-Mobile’s new iPhone 5 – which is launching on the “uncarrier’s” network on April 12th – is the same model of the iPhone 5 that AT&T customers currently enjoy, except that it will be newer and feature AWS (or Advanced Wireless Services), a newer set of frequencies that T-Mobile is using for its …