Silvia Stroie

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Decima Mono Pro Typeface

Decima Mono Pro – Geometric Monospaced Typeface.<p>The <b>Decima Mono Pro</b> typeface is a suitable subfamily of the Decima font family. This condensed …

Typography

The fear of offending is sapping universities of common sense

It is tempting to view the recent controversy at York University, in which the administration apparently admonished a professor who refused a student's request to be excused from work with female students on religious grounds, as just another in a long line of "reasonable accommodation" disputes in …

Higher Education

Daily Inspiration #1653

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

What Happens When Professional Product Designers Critique Crowdfunded Projects

Drop Kicker brings a dose of reality to the high-flying world of crowdfunding, with an engineer’s perspective on which popular projects are more like pipe dreams.<p>Kickstarter (and its more promiscuous cousin, Indiegogo) is full of half-baked hardware ideas. Some have a good shot of becoming …

Time I

Polaroid’s Tiny Little Camera Cube Is Cute As Candy

The two major new products Polaroid showed off at CES this week couldn’t have been more different. On the one hand, the Polaroid Socialmatic, a half-digital, half-instant camera with powerful technology but a sadly compromised physical design that wasn’t half so cute as the product deserved. But …

Before You Abandon Those Resolutions, Read This

Reframing your New Year’s resolutions as questions could help you stick to your guns, writes A More Beautiful Question author Warren Berger. Here are four tips.<p>Now that we’re a little over a week removed from New Year’s, you may be starting to feel guilty about those resolutions you announced, …

What Sugar Does To Your Brain [Animation]

Watching hopped-up kids on Halloween candy may have led many of us to suspect that sugar must be some kind of drug–but beyond that, how many of us know what sweet foods really do to our brains? A new animation by STK films for TED-Ed, “How Sugar Affects the Brain,” explains how foods containing any …

Facebook Is Testing A News Feed That Looks More Like A Newspaper

The change is subtle, but its message is clear: Facebook has entered the news business.<p>It’s no secret that Facebook is changing what appears in your feed dramatically. Whereas memes used to rule supreme–making basically anything shared by George Takei go viral–Facebook has reweighted its algorithms …

Wall-Mounted Coat Storage by Schönbuch

If you’re short on square footage and have no room for a coat rack or your place lacks a coat closet, storing your coats and accessories can be a …