Susan Bruce

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Moment Mobile Lenses

As the phone continues to become the most widely used camera in the Western world, we've seen everything from moldable tripods and clever lens adaptors to the comical monopod selfie-assister. Though the most notable accessory for phone photography right now comes from Moment, a new clip-on lens …

The Floyd Leg

by Emily Bihl<p>Furnishing a new home can be a daunting task for anyone, but for those who tend to regularly relocate, it's an even greater challenge. Furniture shopping oftentimes inspires a special blend of dread and guilt at the thought of having to transport new purchases, or leave them behind. …

9 Ways To Get The Most Out Of Design Thinking

How Lippincott, the branding and strategy firm behind Coca-Cola’s swirl, Starbucks’s logo, and Samsung’s global identity, fuses creativity and analytics.<p>I lead an unusual company. Lippincott, part of the highly analytical management consulting firm Oliver Wyman, is the creative force behind the …

Learning

22 Recipes for Your Cranberry Cravings

Cranberries go way beyond the can; check out our favorite ways to rethink the favorite berry of the fall.<p><b>Whether cooked down into relish or baked into pies,</b> there's nothing like a tart, juicy cranberry during the holidays. You know that gelatinous... stuff... you get in a can? We give you …

Cranberry

On the Red Couch with Travel Journalist and Author Porter Fox

Inside Flipboard / November 14, 2013<p>Porter Fox was a travel journalist for many years before he decided to shake it up. Tired of the demand to …

Samsung eyes phones with foldable displays in 2015

Samsung aims to unveil phones and other devices with foldable displays in another two years, give or take.<p>At an analysts event Wednesday night local time in Seoul, Korea, Samsung CEO Kwon Oh Hyun presented a slideshow revealing the company's display technology timeline for the next few years. As …

Google Fonts now fully accessible to design enthusiasts

Google Fonts, the search giant's repository for typefaces, has inked a deal with Monotype to make it easier to preview those fonts.<p>The companies announced the deal on Thursday, saying that when a user now picks a font from Google Fonts, they'll be brought to Monotype's Typecast application, where …

Typography

Pixelstick Gives Light Painting a (Much Needed) Makeover

It seems like you only see light painting in wedding photo ops and unintentionally (and then intentionally) in 4th of July sparkler shots. It's a …

Light Painting

Amazon's top reviewers get free products in exchange for write-ups

Amazon's customer reviews aren't all put together by thoughtful buyers: as it turns out, Amazon has a program that sends free products to some of its top-ranked reviewers in exchange for a write-up. The program is called Amazon Vine, and though it's been running since 2007, a new NPR report is …

Help Me Plan My Thanksgivukkah Menu! What Should I Serve?

<b>Q:</b> I am hosting my very first Thanksgiving dinner in a few weeks, which coincidentally falls on Hanukkah this year. I'm Jewish and excited about …

NSA Infiltrates Google And Yahoo Networks, Report Says

The National Security Agency has secretly taped the networks of Google and Yahoo to monitor real-time communication, according to newly revealed documents from whistleblower, Edward Snowden [PDF].<p>“The National Security Agency has secretly broken into the main communications links that connect Yahoo …

Stateside style: the UK designers mixing with US brands

West Elm London<p>"Our goal is to take the intimidation out of decorating," says Vanessa Holden, creative director of American homewares brand West Elm, which is set to open its first UK store in London next month. As one-time editor-in-chief of the Martha Stewart magazine <i>Living</i>, Holden is adept at …

Mozilla's Lightbeam for Firefox Add-on Shows How Sites Are Tracking Us

Mozilla, makers of the Firefox browser, has released an add-on called Lightbeam for Firefox which presents a visualization of your browsing history and analyzes which applications are tracking or monitoring you online and how they are connected.<p>The company had previously released an experimental …

The Perfect Soak

The Andante offers a new paradigm of bathroom by offering a unique way to fill up the tub. Instead of using a traditional faucet, the tub fills up …

How children's books thrived under Stalin

At the trial of the three Pussy Riot performers in August 2012, one of the accused, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, made a closing statement in their defence. She spoke of Pussy Riot's admiration for those writers and artists who had suffered under Stalin's purges, and in particular for a group of avant …

8 Essential Fall Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

Turn fall's bounty into ridiculously good dinners and treats with these apple—and pumpkin-centric recipes.<p>A New Way to Think of Butternut Squash<p>A …

Assange Pens Letter to Cumberbatch

How to Cook With Coconut Milk, Push Through Your Tough Workouts and More!

Looking to mix things up in the kitchen? Try using coconut milk. <b>The sweet liquid is way more versatile than you might think</b>. [Food52]<p>Sometimes, we …

The Latin Mass is “not only for a small group, an elite…it leads us to be humble”

Articles about design tips privacy helpful products part one on Dwell.com - Dwell

As the lines between our public and personal lives become increasingly blurry, designers are helping redefine privacy for the...<p>To further explore privacy in the modern world, we present three common problems—from noise to peeping neighbors—and a fleet of...<p>Babies happen. They can even happen in a …

Wanted? The World’s Goofiest Sleeping Device Is Now For Kids, Too

The Ostrich Pillow Junior gives children a napping outlet while building their immunity to teasing.<p>Wear it, and you may risk being mistaken for a fanboy or possibly a (cranio)pod person. Neither is particularly desirable or socially advantageous–after all, you end up cutting a figure quite similar …

Upward Mobility: These Colorful Canes Have Class

Sabi, the cheery line of products for the aging set, introduces walking sticks with a touch of the skate scene.<p>The most groundbreaking products are invariably the ones that disrupt a market filled with pain points–accepted but unacceptable practices that have sat unchanged for years. For Warby …

Warby Parker

Children's book illustrators celebrated at British Library

The curator of the exhibition of illustrated children's books that opens this week at the British Library found one curious connection between many of the artists: they tend to be solitary creatures, unmarried, and often without children. "In fact I think many of them don't much like children," …

Circa Wants to Make It Easier to Follow Breaking News

Breaking news may not be broken, but it could use a tune-up for the mobile era — at least, that's what one startup is betting on.<p>Circa launched its …

Motivational Money Management

The sound of heavy rain from a summer storm suddenly included the occasional loud thump on the roof, or against the side of the house as gusting wind …

10 things you need to know today: October 3, 2013

<b>1. President Obama’s meeting with congressional leaders goes nowhere</b><br>President Obama met with congressional leaders on Wednesday to establish terms of …

How to stop high school from stifling creativity

"Education is not the learning of facts," said Albert Einstein, "but the training of the mind to think."<p>Before his name became synonymous with scientific genius, Einstein was a teenager struggling to stay engaged in his secondary studies at Munich's Luitpold Gymnasium, his creativity and passion …

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The NSA is Making Us All Less Safe