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A Peek Inside Softheads’ Trendy Office in Barcelona

Softheads is a startup that creates objects which put a pacifistic and humorous spin on the once popular practice of displaying taxidermic hunting …

Why drivers in China intentionally kill the pedestrians they hit: China’s laws have encouraged the hit to kill phenomenon.

In April a BMW racing through a fruit market in Foshan in China’s Guangdong province knocked down a 2-year-old girl and rolled over her head. As the …

Crime

Qué será de nosotros cuando hayamos muerto

Juegos como <b>Rare Replay</b> o <b>Metal Gear Solid V</b> no dejan claro si vivimos en un momento de transición que culminará con el abandono del soporte material …

Why Are Movie Trailers Called "Trailers"?

The green Motion Picture of America Screen, the guy with the deep voice, the montage of gripping moments and dramatic music: we've all been …

Inside Beijing's airpocalypse – a city made 'almost uninhabitable' by pollution

The 21 million inhabitants of China’s capital appear to be engaged in a city-wide rehearsal for life on an inhospitable planet. Only it’s not a rehearsal: the poisonous atmosphere is already here<p>The scene could be straight from a science-fiction film: a vision of everyday life, but with one jarring …

The Art of Not Working at Work

At first, the ability to check email, read ESPN, or browse Zappos while on the job may feel like a luxury. But in time, many crave more meaningful—and more demanding—responsibilities.<p>Two years ago a civil servant in the German town of Menden wrote a farewell message to his colleagues on the day of …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Pixelmator for iPad

At its iPad event held last month, Apple announced the mighty powerful iPad Air 2 to the world. One of the apps that Apple used to demo its raw …

¿Es la gentrificación tan mala como la pintan?

En 2008, tres universidades norteamericanas (Colorado, Pittsburgh y Duke) realizaron un estudio en más de quince mil barrios y llegaron a una …

The long, agonizing wait for 'The Last Guardian'

Welcome to the first annual Verge Hack Week. We're totally blowing up our site: we've given our reporters and editors the entire week to play with new tools and experiment with new storytelling ideas, while members of our amazing product team have gathered in New York to help build all sorts of …

Elizabeth Weinberg on The Great Discontent (TGD)

“I got my first camera when I was a kid, and I always took photos for fun…but it never crossed my mind to pursue it as a career. I initially chose …

Joaquin Phoenix

Dropbox’s Carousel Design Deconstructed

The Carousel MVP<p>It’s been reported, that Dropbox wants Carousel, its new mobile photo and video gallery app, to be “the go-to place for people to …

The 21 Most Pitchfork Sentences from Pitchfork’s 100 Best Albums of the Decade List

I absolutely love the indie music criticism site Pitchfork, and, specifically, its peculiarly Pitchforkian prose. Anyone who has read a review on the …

Removing Negativity From Your Life

<i>Json SurfrApp is the founder of IWearYourShirt.com. His new book, Creativity For Sale, is an in-depth look at how to turn passion into profit.</i><p>Having more positivity in your life tends to lead to happiness, success and an overall feeling of calm.<p>However, positivity can be an elusive animal to catch. …

How We Read

I want you to think about what you’re doing right now. I mean <i>really</i> think about it. As your eyes move across these lines and funnel information to …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Iceland grieves after police shoot and kill a man for the first time in its history

It was an unprecedented headline in Iceland — a man shot to death by police.<p>"The nation was in shock. This does not happen in our country," said Thora Arnorsdottir, news editor at RUV, the Icelandic National Broadcasting Service.<p>She was referring to a 59-year old man who was shot by police in …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Stop being a tourist

Look at these idiots. Oblivious, naïve, and probably American. Even their execution of the quintessential holding-up-the-leaning-tower-of-Pisa pose is deeply flawed. Are they aware of the history? Of the architectural miasma that hangs in the air like the smell of stale Coppertone? No, no they …

X to Close

The origins of the use of [x] in UI design.<p>X’s are everywhere in user interface (UI) design. A powerful symbol, [x] is capable of closing windows and …

Visual Design

The Internet's Original Sin

It's not too late to ditch the ad-based business model and build a better web.<p>Ron Carlson’s short story “What We Wanted To Do” takes the form of an apology from a villager who failed to protect his comrades from marauding Visigoths. It begins:<p>What we wanted to do was spill boiling oil onto the …

Simply marbleous: Gorgeous images of marbleized paper

<i>Deanna Paquette is a digital designer at Shutterstock. This post was originally published on the Shutterstock blog and has been adapted with permission.</i><p>Papercraft and abstraction are a winning combination in any design environment. As UK-based design blog Present & Correct notes, there’s a slight …

Fotografía al filo de lo imposible: así se toman imágenes a -80ºC

La base de investigación <b>Concordia</b> está situada en la Antártida y fue abierta en 2005 por científicos franceses e italianos. Su objetivo es conocer …

Bourbon Bacon Whipped Sweet Potatoes with Brown Butter and Crispy Sage

Whipped Bourbon Bacon Sweet Potatoes.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 13, 2013 141<p>I present to you… the trashiest of the sweet potatoes.<p>It’s like every single …

Huellas dactilares: 7 curiosidades que quizás no sabías

El otro día veía un capítulo de <b>Orphan Black</b>, y una de las protagonistas comentaba que las huellas dactilares entre dos clones debían ser las mismas. …

Before and after: The best iOS 7 app redesigns

With the release of iOS 7 comes a new look and feel for the operating system, and with only tweaks and changes having arrived since its first introduction back in 2007, it couldn’t come a minute too soon.<p>In order to make the most of the new platform, developers have been busily working away to …