Jose Contreras

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With so many amazing typefaces out there it is easy to lose hours exploring and pairing fonts to get the perfect design. The Big Book of Font Combinations changes all that.<p>This amazing resource streamlines your research by putting a working historical record of the most incredibly influential typefaces in graphic design history in your hands. This endlessly inspiring and time saving guide has been <b>compiled by expert font lovers</b> to help professional designers, students and hobbyists dig deep and …

Magic Tank Promises Peace of Mind in a Plastic Bottle

I'm one of those hopeless optimists who firmly believe thoselast few miles can be eeked from the precious few drops of fuel remaining inthe tank, and get you where you're going before you finally bother refueling.I've also sputtered to a stop and hiked to a gas station, jerrycan underarm, enough …

Supernatural

Sculptural Skull Armchair Fit for an Evil Genius

<i>Skull Armchair</i> is an ominously powerful looking piece of furniture by French designer Harold Sangouard, aka Harow, that seems fit for anyone interested in comfort as they plot sinister moves. Like something straight out of a movie or video game or perhaps a Bond villain's elaborate lair, the onyx …

Furniture

8 Must-have Cheat Sheets for Web Designers and Developers

As a web designer or developer, it’s nearly impossible to remember multiple programming languages, frameworks, and keyboard shortcuts to various …

Web Design

The Unsung Heroes of 35mm Photography – Part I (SLRs) by Dan K

<b>The Unsung Heroes of 35mm Photography – Part I (SLRs) by Dan K</b><br>In this article Dan K follows up on his popular article Dan K’s Top 10 SLRs …

The Hyperrealistic Sculptures of Ron Mueck

London-based sculptor Ron Mueck, formerly a model maker and puppeteer for children's television and films, has been creating fine art sculptures since 1996. Using resin, fiberglass, silicone, and many other materials, Mueck constructs hyperrealistic likenesses of human beings, while playing with …

New Web site measures global happiness

Web site pulls keyword data from Twitter to measure happiness around the world on any given day. Is the globe feeling good today?<p>There are many measurable quantities in the universe, but we would not have called "happiness" one of them.<p>Since 2008, however, a team of scientists from the University …

Happiness