Robert Gray Burbridge

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Programming. How hard it can be? Part 1

Couple years ago, I picked up a book about Java with a clear intent of learning programming. After reading “Hello World” chapter and some other …

A Simple Trick for Getting 3D-Looking Results from Moving 2D Images

Watching movies in 3D is fun, if you can stand the splitting headache those headsets give you. For now they're the moviemakers' way of tricking your …

Noise: A Visualization of Sound through Stop Motion | Colossal

<p>Nearly three years after sharing the trailer for their short film Noise, polish animators Katarzyna Kijek and Przemysław Adamski (previously here …

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Identity Suite: Visual Identity in Stationery

The book suggestion of this week is about branding. The title of the book is Identity Suite: Visual Identity in Stationery by Victionary. As the …

Daily Inspiration #1533

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

How Startups Can Ruin Customer Relationships

Many startups go through growing pains, but customer relationships shouldn’t suffer from a company’s internal stress and adjustments. Establishing a …

Big Business Tactics Small Businesses Can Use

I’ve always adhered to the idea of making my business look bigger than it is. I’m not trying to misrepresent my company, but I know the resources …

Branding Survey: Small Businesses Rely on Website, Facebook, LinkedIn

You may have heard advice about using Twitter or Pinterest for branding. It seems there’s always a new flavor of the week in social media and the …

Social Media Business Tips: Socially Savvy on a Budget

<i>[Click for full size infographic]</i><p>For small business owners, social media is a great way to connect with customers, potential customers, build brand …

CNBC to Air "Twitter Revolution" Documentary - Small Business Trends

Small business owners know about Twitter’s ability to spread a message. In fact, a recent survey by American Express Small Business found 19 percent …

Now is the Time to Dive Into Small Business Marketing Automation

There has been a great deal of activity in the CRM (customer relationship management) industry of late when it comes to marketing automation. Just …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

ICFF 2018 showcased today's most innovative and must-know lighting and seating designs.<p>The infographic highlights the high impact of manufacturing metals like steel and aluminum.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>Millions of metal petals make Bloomberg HQ the world's …

Architecture

Tune Table by Stefan Diez Office

Tune Table is a minimalist design created by German-based designer Stefan Diez for Schellmann Furniture. Diez started his induction into furniture in …

Spooning Armchair by Roy Kesrouani

Forget about the aesthetics of this chair for a moment (I know you will either love it or hate it) and let’s talk about material.<p>Roy Kesrouani …

IDEO on Embracing Ambiguity & the Economist on Design Thinking

The folks at IDEO New York have come up with a short video about "embracing ambiguity," a parable about three designers navigating the foggy seas. …

The Maharam Shell Chair Project

<i>Above: Layers Park Double by Hella Jongerius</i><p>While in New York for NYCxDesign, we visited the Carl Hansen & Son showroom to see their new collection …

Studio Swine’s Recycled Innovation - The Fox Is Black

Upon seeing the word swine, one might conjure the image of a pig or boar. But such is not the case with Studio Swine, a London and São Paulo based …

Beyond Pinterest: The Best Of Other Social Commerce Business Models

Facebook and Pinterest may be the biggest players in social media - but they don't own the social commerce space. Social commerce is still a young category, with room for new formats and innovations that might bring the worlds of social media and e-commerce into closer synergy.<p>Other players, from …

Why Local-Mobile Marketing Is Exploding

But does it deliver? According to many accounts, it does.<p>Not surprisingly, retailers, brands, and agencies are scrambling to hone their location-based approaches. These encompass everything from "geo-aware" and "geo-fenced" ad campaigns, to hyper-local efforts keyed to Wi-Fi hotspots, and …

To Win at Mobile, Get Inside the Consumer's Mind

My 5-year-old son is addicted to YouTube. He wants to watch everything from Lego videos to “Curious George,” and he knows how to navigate my iPad …

Google's Ad Chief Referred Questions To Facebook At His Own Ad Event

"Right now, as you know, Wildfire doesn't have a paid social tool nor does it have direct access to Facebook or the other social platforms that are out there," Mr. Mohan said. That leaves Google's advertisers to flock to competitors like Adobe or smaller pure-plays like Optimal and TBG Digital for …

Why Do Consumers Follow Brands On Facebook?

<i>Social Media Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that collects and delivers the top social media news first thing every morning. You can sign up to receive Social Media Insights here or at the bottom of this post.</i><p><b>Consumers Cite Promotions As Biggest Incentive To Follow A Brand On</b> …

Holy Tristan Lighted Glass and Concrete Tables

Designed by Michael Neubauer, these lighted tables are a fun addition to your family room. New Germany-based design label Docstone focuses primarily …

A Stylish Folding Chair You Won’t Stash Out Of Sight

Knauf & Brown’s Profile turns the lowly folding chair into a design centerpiece.<p>The folding chair doesn’t get a lot of respect. Or so say designers Knauf & Brown. When they unveiled their own Profile chair, a preening sendup of the ubiquitous taupe-steel folding chair, the pair did so with a …

Gouache 50x70cm - 2003

Not Another Bill: A Service That Delivers Curated Packages To Your Doorstep

Wouldn’t it be nice to receive a package of surprise goodies every month, instead of a stack of bills?<p>We’re entering a brand new era of snail mail. Personal correspondence is still largely digital, but people are pining for that visceral thrill of finding a surprise waiting for them at home–enough …

The other kind of corner…

Shelving units that are adapted for the inside of corners are a common and useful storage solution, so why not expand this concept to outward-facing …