Yura Stefanov

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Think You Know Your Scotch Whisky? Think Again

Last weekend, we celebrated National Scotch Day, which is a perfect excuse to brush up on the basics and get to know the manliest thing to sip.<p><b>Meet Scotch Whisky</b><p>Scotch is one of those special spirits that manages to distill the essence of a place into a bottle. A combination of Scottish barley, …

Intelligent Time Management App 'Timeful' Launches on iOS

<i>Timeful</i>, described as "the first intelligent time manager" for mobile devices, is a new iOS app designed to help users manage their lives by combining a time management app with a calendar, a to-do list, and habits. <i>Timeful</i> aims to provide a personalized experience that encourages people to commit …

20 Ways to Waste Less Food

If you hate wasting food and essentially throwing money in the bin, then this post is for you, as I shall be sharing 20 ways that you can stop wasting so much food. I will hold my hands up and admit that I used to be the worst for this. I would go shopping on a Sunday with all good intentions and …

Newly discovered planet is the most Earth-like yet, scientists say

Astronomers from the University of New South Wales in Australia have discovered a new planet that could be the most similar to the Earth ever observed.<p>The planet, dubbed Gliese 832c, is about 16 lightyears away and about five times the size of Earth. Astronomers said the planet orbits a red giant …

Newfound Alien Planet 'Gliese 832c' May Be Able To Support Life

A newfound alien world might be able to support life — and it's just a stone's throw from Earth in the cosmic scheme of things.<p>An international team of astronomers has discovered an exoplanet in the star Gliese 832's "habitable zone" — the just-right range of distances that could allow liquid water …

15 Dinner Recipes that You Should Really Eat for Breakfast

Our favorite breakfasts look an awful lot like dinner—here are the best nontraditional breakfast foods to start your day.<p><b>It's time breakfast breaks free from its shackles.</b> Think about it: We're totally cool with pancakes and bacon for dinner, so why shouldn't we inject a little dinner food into our …

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5 Easy Tips for Visual Branding on Social Media

Over the past few years, social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube have introduced a series of design changes that have increased the ability to personalize the look of of account pages.<p>To help your brand from getting lost in the clutter, it’s important to stand out visually as …

Teenage Romanian Girls Dress Better Than You

I went to a prom held by an elite high school in Romania and chatted with the girls about their dresses and their plans for the future.<p><i>Photo by Mircea Topoleanu</i><p>When I graduated high school in 1998, our prom took place in a restaurant in the Romanian seaside. We didn't have the internet back then, …

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Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

The 28 best iPhone apps for designers

Despite some strong competition, the iPhone continues to be the main smartphone of choice for the design world. Apple's pocket-sized marvel can be a …

12 Dishes That Taste Better with Kimchi

These 12 recipes are great on their own, but adding kimchi makes them even better.<p><b>Kimchi, how do I love thee? Let me count the ways.</b> Salty, tangy, spicy, and crunchy, kimchi lends its unique, cabbage-y graces to all kinds of dishes. Here are 12 recipes that would slay with the addition of a little …

10 typefaces every design studio should own

I’ve been wondering today, if I started a design firm today and could only buy ten fonts, which fonts would it be? Well, here are the results…<p>1. …

30 Clever Examples of Negative Space Logos

If done well, negative space logos are an awesome way to make a logo memorable. Negative space is the process of making use of the space around a …

Creating Visual Hierarchy With Typography

Why Hierarchy is Important<p>Type hierarchy organizes and gives order to the text elements in your design. Just as web designers and developers use …

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The 100 Greatest Free Fonts for 2014

Here we are, once again, with our now-famous selection of the top 100 free fonts for 2014. This year we have only selected fonts published or updated …

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