Xavier Montgomery Brown

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Dr. Seuss Made Paintings and Sculptures in Secret (and Now You Can See Them)

Some of Theodor Seuss Geisel's art is straight from his storybooks. The rest is wildly unexpected.<p>The artist forever known as Dr. Seuss didn’t stop at writing and illustrating 44 wise and whimsical storybooks. While he produced popular literature by day, he spent his nights in the 1930s sculpting …

31 vintage photos show what New York City looked like in the early 1940s

His archive has been donated to and maintained by Cushman's alma mater, Indiana University , which has given us permission to publish his gallery of New York City photos taken in 1941 and 1942.<p>These images give a glimpse into what everyday life in Chinatown, the Financial District, and Midtown was …

Indiana University

It might be trending, but that doesn’t make it true | John Naughton

As the fallout from the first US presidential debate showed, taking social media at face value is foolhardy<p>On 27 September, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton faced up to one another in the first of the televised presidential debates. Most observers concluded that Clinton had come off best. She was …

The Art Of Mixing Typefaces Google Fonts Edition

Google Fonts contains hundreds of free, open-source fonts and although they're primarily optimised for the web, they're equally great for use in …

'Gates of Heaven' Photograph

CLAIM<p>Scientists are stumped by a photograph taken by the Hubble Telescope, and some believe it shows "the gates of heaven."<p>RATING<p>ORIGIN<p>A photograph …

The Character Count Guide for Blog Posts, Videos, Tweets & More

Uncover the character limits and ideal character counts for posts to your blog, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Snapchat and YouTube.

Countryside landscape

Commercial Licence <br>Editorial, Social Media, Marketing<p>All Editorial & Personal Uses<p>Single use<br>• Personal use<br>• Editorial: Print, online, broadcast<br>• In-house …

Here's Your Go-To Social Media Image Size Cheat Sheet [Bookmarkable]

When you're selecting cover photos, shared images, and other social media assets, knowing the basic image dimensions might not cut it.What if you …

The Floating Gas Tank

YouTuber Wallace TheMadKing created this headscratcher of an illusion that looks like a propane tank floating in mid-air at the end of a chain. Stick …

Facebook’s ‘Mentions’ App For Celebrities And Other Verified Users Comes To Android

News just in that’s strictly for the one-percenters among us: Facebook Mentions, the service for verified users of the global social network, is now available for users with Android devices.<p>The app isn’t open to all, you need that elusive blue tick of verification/fame to get it. That’s because …

The Most Comprehensive Map of a City's Carbon Footprint Ever

By focusing on emissions from goods consumed in a city, Berkeley researchers paint a more accurate picture.<p>The nations of the world committed to slashing carbon emissions at the COP21 summit in Paris last month, and now cities and communities must figure out how to actually do that. In order to …

Design Philosophy is Critical in Driving Breakthrough Innovation

It is now abundantly clear that incremental innovation only keep the Sharks away long enough to come up for air and that it takes breakthrough innovation to swim out into the Blue Ocean, where opportunities are plentiful. Changing market and technology positions usually requires a renewal of the …

Innovation

The 10 Most Popular Web Fonts of 2015 (And Fonts You Should Consider Using Instead)

Welcome to the third annual edition of the ten most popular web fonts of the year as featured on Typewolf. Based on font usage data from 365 websites …

President Obama is the White House's First Social Media Ninja

President Barack Obama will give his final State of the Union address tonight, kicking off the final 12 months of his time in the Oval Office. To mark the occasion, the president and his administration have jumped on board yet another social media platform, the rapidly growing Snapchat. If …

6 iconic fashion trends David Bowie totally owned and conquered

David Bowie was a sartorial chameleon.<p>Seamlessly shifting between bold spandex leotards and oversized zoot suits, the artist used clothing to create …

Is Instagram Ruining Backpacker Culture?

Instagram and travel are inextricably tied. There’s just something about exotic locations that make for Insta magic. I like to imagine Justin Timberlake as Sean Parker in <i>The Social Network</i> saying, “Gazing at a weathered door frame isn’t cool. You know what’s cool? Gazing at a weathered door frame <i>in</i> …

Using the Instagram Suite of Apps for Business

With over 400 million monthly users, Instagram is quickly proving itself as a powerful platform for brands. But, as more and more advertisers launch …

Apps

Solar energy jobs double in 5 years

Solar energy is having a moment.<p>The number of solar jobs in the U.S. has more than doubled in five years. In fact, there are more people working in solar now than at oil rigs and in gas fields.<p>The solar industry added 35,000 jobs in 2015, up 20% from the previous year, according to the Solar …

This is what 5 of your favorite Pixar movies looked like in early sketches before they hit the big screen

This is especially true for Pixar, which continues to put out some of the most beloved animated films of all time.<p>But before they can go from a computer to the big screen, the movies must first be sketched out with pen and paper.<p>An exhibit at the Cooper Hewitt Museum in Manhattan called "Pixar: The …

Animation

See an iPhone Explode When Someone With 8 Million Instagram Followers Turns on Push Notifications

Not literally. But basically.<p>Demy de Zeeuw is a Dutch football (soccer) player who in addition to football-ing (soccer-ing) runs a hugely popular football (soccer)-themed Instagram account called 433 that has 8 million followers. Just for fun, he posted a 433 Insta, turned his push notifications …

Social Media

Apple solves Apple Watch battery life problems: buy more watches

Latest software update, iOS 9.3, allows users to auto-switch between smartwatches, meaning you never have to be without a working one again<p>Apple has solved the problem of smartwatch battery life with its latest software update iOS 9.3 and WatchOS 2.2.<p>Users will now be able to pair more than one …

Smartwatches

45 After Effects tutorials to sharpen your motion skills

<i>Don't miss</i> <i>Vertex 2018</i><i>, our debut event for the CG community. Packed with inspiring talks from industry pros working in games, VFX and more, plus</i> …

Tutorials