Tom Calver

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Just Be Cool: 11 Iced Coffee Recipes to Make All Season Long

When it starts to warm up outside, these iced coffee recipes are all we want to drink.<p><b>It's finally time:</b> Picnics, outdoor movies, and beach trips are all within reach, and so should a tall glass of iced coffee. Hang onto your sunglasses: These recipes (some boozy!) will keep you buzzing straight …

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6 Magical Ways to Top Grilled Corn

Butter and salt are great, but these upgrades are even better.<p>Grilled corn is one of my favorite summer foods. It's delicious even at its simplest, topped with a pat of butter and seasoned with salt. But change things up, and you'll have a revelatory experience at your next cookout. Can't you just …

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Striking Hyperrealistic Drawings Are No Larger Than a Pen

Swedish student and artist Johanna (aka @jackdevilart) creates hyperrealistic drawings that are no larger than a pen or pencil. The striking monochromatic images depict insects, animals, and tiny portraits of humans, which are all posed next to her simple tools for scale. If you didn't have these …

Cable Car Transformed into Luxury Room Suspended Above the French Alps

Adventurous travelers can now direct their wanderlust towards Airbnb's daring, redesigned cable car-turned-luxury accommodation. It's suspended in midair above the Courcheval ski resort in the French Alps. But, before you book your plane ticket, know that it's not available for just anyone to rent. …

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Enchanting Macro Photos of Wet Ladybugs by Tomasz Skoczen

Glistening with rain or dew, these ladybugs look absolutely enchanting in these macro photos by Ireland-based photographer Tomasz Skoczen. For years now, he's been capturing these black and red winged insects as they're walking through grass or landing on flowers. Taken mostly in the garden of his …

Adidas launches Ultra Boost trainer to "revolutionise running"

<b>News:</b> Adidas has revealed its latest running shoe – combining a flexible knitted upper with a new version of its Boost "energy return" midsole that …

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Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Espacio Novo, Whimsy, Drugs Thin

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

19 Breathtaking Photos of Winter Wonderlands Around the World

We're in the middle of winter here, so what better time is it to look at some of the most breathtaking photos of the season? We've looked through the web and we've found photo after photo of photographers who've shot, not just snow or ice, but trees covered in white, lakes dotted in ice. Around the …

Dreamy Black and White Watercolors by Artist Elicia Edijanto | Colossal

<p>There’s an innate relationship between children and the animal kingdom. Our children sing songs about animals, the have toy animals, they have books …

Meet the artist who creates surreal masterpieces with his iPhone

[avocado-gallery ids=”308771,308762,308763,308764,308765,308766,308767,308768,308769,308770″]<p>A brilliant white lightning bolt strikes the Eiffel Tower in Paris. In Venice, Italy, a whale splashes joyfully through a street system made up of canals. In New York, an elephant is lifted high into the …

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Hey, game developers: Adding chat can help revenues soar

You probably know the game Quizup. The trivia app had a huge run in 2013, reaching and staying at the top of the charts for months. Download volume and engagement was through the roof. But like most games, use eventually fell off — people left to go do other things when the novelty wore off. So the …

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18 Libraries Every Book Lover Should Visit In Their Lifetime

If you love books, libraries are some of the most spectacular buildings in the world.<p>To celebrate these monumentally important buildings, we've complied a list of the most magnificent libraries on the planet.<p>From a library hidden in the forests of Beijing to one in Egypt that was designed like a …

Unleash Your Inner App Developer Part 3: Diving Deeper

<i>Do you have an idea for an app but lack the programming knowledge to begin building it? In this weekly blog series, How To Unleash Your Inner App Developer, I will take you, the non-programmer, step by step through the process of creating apps for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. Join me each week</i> …

Scandi Coffee Secrets from a Family of Caffeine Fiends

Like most Swedes, my parents take their coffee drinking seriously: They prefer it black, hot, strong, and served twice daily.<p>My husband, a java …

Architect Visit: A 15-Foot-Wide Garden for a West Village Townhouse

What do you do with a tiny backyard that’s only 15 feet wide–and half as long? In downtown Manhattan, a two-story living wall creates an illusion of …

The 10 Best Video Games of 2014

My Best Stuff<p>The rising Toronto rapper tells us all about his custom jacket guy, and why nothing beats nostalgic treats.<p>By Yang-Yi Goh10 hours …

Bicycling South Korea

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Bicycles have long been the quickest way to navigate the traffic-choked streets of Seoul.<p>But far from a last resort, cycling has become a national pastime throughout South Korea. Since 2010, the country has built more than 1,000 miles of paved cycling routes and plans to …

11 Essential Rules to Dressing Like an Adult

How to dress like a confident, in-the-know guy<p>Your driver’s license gives away your age. Don’t let your clothes do the same. Now is the time to start showing off the older, wiser, sophisticated man you are—starting with these essentials.<p><b>1. Find a suit that fits.</b> <br>A little boy wearing a suit for the …

Our Top Web Design Stories Of 2014

Web design matters. Here are 16 stories that prove why.<p>A huge chunk of our modern lives is spent staring at screens, reading and interacting with the web. Web design has never been more crucial. From a detailed look at the <i>New Yorker</i>‘s online redesign to GIFs explaining responsive design, here are …

Artists’ Adorable Doodles Interact with Real Life Objects

Dhaka, Bangladesh-based cartoonist and graphic designers Manik and Ratan have started a fun series where their cartoon characters interact with real life objects. The twin brothers' adorable monsters and men look like they're having the time of their lives, zooming past us in a LEGO car or figuring …

Cut Paper Illustrations by Maude White | Colossal

<p>New York-based artist Maude White (previously) continues to create beautifully rendered illustrations with cut paper, creating dozens of new pieces …

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40 free resources every designer should know

<i>Jennifer Cirpici is a Dutch graphic designer and blogger. This post originally appeared on OtherFocus.</i><p>Ever wondered where designers get their resources to help them succeed with a project? Here is a list of great resources including sites, PSD. files, actions, UI elements, mock ups, et cetera. Best …

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14 Bay Area Slang Words We All Need To Start Using

By Matt Powers,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1x9flBG<p>I went to San Diego State thinking it would mostly be surfer bros and Southern California …

Gift Guide: 8 Presents for the Dog Lover

It’s a dog’s life: gifts for the canine.<p>Above: Dress your dog as you would have them dress you–in a Hemingway Dog Pullover from Mungo & Maud; prices …

Live The "Real Housewife" Lifestyle For $4 Million

One of the show's New Jersey stars is selling her opulent digs.<p>Teresa Giudice is one of the most notorious "Real Housewives," starting with that whole table-flipping incident and ending with her pleading guilty to several counts of fraud. So of course, back when she was living large (and racking up …

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