Design Daily 2017-08-22T04:52:00Z Top 20 A’ Design Award Winners 2017-08-22T21:05:00Z
Whether you are a designer, a professional in the creative industries or just someone who loves well-designed things, this list of outstanding winners of the prestigious A’ Design Award will be a real treat. As the world’s largest design awards and a leading international annual juried co...]]>
If ‘Game Of Thrones’ Characters Traveled The Real World With Their Instagram… 2017-08-22T20:56:00Z
Dreaming up your ideal vacation? Let Dubai Holidays HQ take you on a short escapist journey with the help of Game of Thrones’ characters. In its latest blog post, the travel company imagines what the holidays of the show’s characters would be look via various illustrations shared on Insta...]]>
Watch: What Pablo Picasso Can Teach You About Filmmaking And Video Editing 2017-08-22T20:52:00Z
[Click here to view the video in this article] Sven Pape is an LA-based filmmaker and video editor who’s cut for the likes of James Cameron, Joseph Gordon-Levit, and James Franco. In this latest video on his YouTube channel This Guy Edits, Pape shares what Picasso’s style and philosop...]]>
Thanks To The ‘Game Of Moans’ Dildo, Winter Isn’t The Only Thing Coming 2017-08-22T20:32:00Z
Composite image by DesignTAXI. Background images via Geeky Sex Toys If you know nothing about pleasure, this Game of Thrones-inspired dildo will have you covered on this night and all nights to come. Previously, Australian adult toy maker Geeky Sex Toys launched a Guardians of the Galaxy-i...]]>
Watch: Adobe Shows You, In 1 Min, How To Create A Mind-Bending Illusion 2017-08-22T20:17:00Z
[Click here to view the video in this article] Have you always wanted to create an optical illusion but had no idea how? Adobe Creative Cloud demonstrates the process behind this trick using just a portrait and pattern in the 60-second video. Other tutorials from Adobe Creative Cloud’s ]]>
How The New Android Oreo Compares To Apple’s iOS 11 2017-08-22T19:58:00Z
Composite image by DesignTAXI. Android Oreo logo screenshot via Android, Apple logo via Wikimedia Commons Which would you take a bite out of: the fruit or the cookie? Naturally, smartphone users would compare Apple and Android devices against each other, and some people might be fiercely loya...]]>
From Google To Airbnb: How Brands Cashed In On Solar Eclipse 2017 2017-08-22T19:27:00Z
[Click here to view the video in this article] Image screenshot via Google For the first time since 1918, millions of Americans were able to experience a complete solar eclipse visible across the entire US. The highlight event undoubtedly sent numerous brands clamoring to cash in on the ac...]]>
What IKEA’s Brand Name Actually Stands For 2017-08-22T18:49:00Z
IKEA is pretty much a household brand name that needs no introduction. Well, as exciting as one may think the story behind the name is, it is actually pretty boring. The name is actually an acronym, standing for Ingvar Kamprad Elmtaryd Agunnaryd. The founder of IKEA Ingvar Kamprad starte...]]>
The Philippe Starck-Designed Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Is A Nearly Invisible Smartphone 2017-08-22T18:46:00Z
A short video released by design legend Philippe Starck—who is designing the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2—boasts a bezel-less device that gives the phone an impossibly sleek, invisible look. The smartphone’s predecessor—the Mi Mix—debuted last October, and Android Central predicts the Beijing-ba...]]>
Shutterstock Has A Brilliant Response To Google’s Watermark Removal App 2017-08-22T18:42:00Z
[Click here to view the video in this article] Google recently revealed that one of its many teams of researches has developed an application that can automatically remove watermarks from stock images. Fortunately, Shutterstock has countered this development in timely fashion, and revealed...]]>
WhatsApp Latest Update Offers More Eye-Catching Features You Will Love 2017-08-22T18:38:00Z
A few months back, WhatsApp introduced stories feature that allows users to add Snapchat and Instagram like stories to their account for others to view. Now there is yet another new update that is making it more fun to send and receive messages. WhatsApp now lets users add colorful text-based...]]>
Google’s ‘Android Oreo’ Operates Twice As Fast And Will Boost Your Battery Life 2017-08-22T18:34:00Z
[Click here to view the video in this article] Google took the opportunity to host an Eclipse-themed Android 8.0 launch event in New York City. Along with eclipse glasses and a simulcast of NASA's eclipse livestream, Android ‘O’ finally got its full name, Android 8.0 Oreo. Like KitKat...]]>
Funny Responses From ‘GoT’ Fans After New Episode Left Them Emotionally Smashed 2017-08-22T18:31:00Z
After the episode leak, ‘GoT’ fans were quick to watch it before HBO aired it and a lot of them are now emotionally drained. While the latest episode confirmed what many fan theories have been suggesting all this while, including hinting at a possible romance between Daenerys and Jon, ]]>
NSFW: Before Internet Porn, There Was MacPlaymate, An 80s Adult Game 2017-08-22T18:25:00Z
[Click here to view the video in this article] Redditor Wowbobwow did not know he would find one of the first-ever examples of internet erotica on the old Macintosh SE that he bought on Craigslist. But it was in the barely-working machine that he found a game file dubiously named ‘MacPlayma...]]>
High School Boys Wear Off-Shoulder Tops To Protest School’s Sexist Dress Code 2017-08-22T18:21:00Z
On the first day of school at San Benito High School in Hollister, California, around 50 girls and two boys ended up in the office for violating the dress code. Around 20 actually got sent home, according to one tweet. Then, on picture day, a bunch of girls were forbidden from appearing in p...]]>
‘Game Of Thrones’ Somber Cast Photo Inspires Amusing Photoshop Battle 2017-08-22T18:12:00Z
Image via caricevhouten Yesterday, Game of Thrones actress Carice Van Houten, who plays ‘Melisandre’, tweeted the photo pictured above starring a solemn-looking group of ‘Northerners’ and their allies. “Happy days” captioned Houten with the image, which eventually made its way ...]]>
RE/MAX Refreshes Its Brand Identity With Uplifting New Logos, After 44 Years 2017-08-22T18:00:00Z
Composite image by DesignTAXI. Old RE/MAX logo (left) via RE/MAX Care Center, new RE/MAX logo (right) by RE/MAX Newsroom and featured with permission Leading real estate network RE/MAX announced a refreshed brand identity on Monday—its first communications material update in 44 years. Th...]]>
Stylish, Pee-Proof, Odor-Free Undies That Saves You From Embarrassing Accidents 2017-08-22T17:54:00Z
It is not something that is talked about often, but light urine leakage is rather common among women—in fact, according to Icon Undies, one in three women of all ages experience this. From pregnant ladies and new mothers to women who tend to laugh a little too hard, this condition can lea...]]>
‘Harry Potter’ Movies Reimagined As Horror Films Will Chill You To The Bone 2017-08-22T17:39:00Z
‘Scary Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone’. Image by Dylan Pierpont and featured with permission Imagine a world where ‘He Who Must Not Be Named’ is more cripplingly fearsome than ever, and where a ‘Patronus’ might not even protect you. Concept artist Dylan Pierpont grew up lovi...]]>
Best Worldwide Design Works by London’s Design Museum 2017-08-22T17:34:00Z
Le London’s Design Museum a annoncé les finalistes de la dixième édition du Beazley Designs de l’année. Des architectes reconnus comme le studio Zaha Hadid Architects à des collaborations insolites, comme celle de Levi’s et Google, la short list des meilleures oeuvres de l’année. Crédits images : Design Museum Port House by Zaha Hadid Architects / […]]]>
A Beauty Minute with Teuta 2017-08-22T17:33:00Z
Le matin : Je me lave le visage avec le nettoyant Cetaphil ou Purpose. Les deux sont très simples, non-comédogènes et ne contiennent pas de produits chimiques, ce qui plaît à ma peau. Pour m’hydrater le visage, j’utilise le Origins Plantscription SPF 25 et en contour des yeux, la crème à l’avocat de Kiehl’s. Un [...]]]>
Fascinating Shapes and Colors by Niyi Okeowo 2017-08-22T17:28:00Z
Installé à Lagos, Niyi Okeowo est un artiste nigérian pluridisciplinaire qui s’exprime aussi bien à travers la photographie qu’à travers le graphisme. Pour cette série intitulée ]]>
This Subscription Service Lets You Host A Revolving Art Exhibition In Your Home 2017-08-22T17:26:00Z
While art collecting can be a very fulfilling endeavor, many people who enjoy art want variety more than ownership, and wish to change up their display every now and then. This is where Meum, an art membership, comes in—for a small fee of US$28 a month, you would be able to keep things fres...]]>
Motorola Distributer Unveils Moto X4 Before Official Release 2017-08-22T17:01:00Z
Android reporters predict that Motorola plans to unveil its newest smartphone—the Motorola X4—later this week. But an official Iranian distributer—Homa Telecom—may have beat Motorola to the punch. The distributer showcased images of what is assumed to be the X4 on its official site. T...]]>
Game of Thrones Crystal Made Artworks by Dries Ketels 2017-08-22T16:40:00Z
Dans cette série de tableaux, l’artiste Dries Ketels se penche sur la célèbre série HBO Game of Thrones. Les oeuvres sont réalisées en suivant un processus inédit, consistant à manipuler les réactions chimiques des structures des cristaux. Le sujet du projet est l’hiver, vu comme un paysage abstrait. L’oeuvre est aussi une réflexion sur les […]]]>
Illustrator Spotlight: Peter Judson 2017-08-22T16:06:00Z
A selection of works from a series by illustrator Peter Judson based on day to day images he shoots with his phone. See more below. ]]>
Watch: 16 Ways To Tell If A Shy Guy Might Be Interested In You 2017-08-22T15:42:00Z
[Click here to view the video in this article] Composite image by DesignTAXI. Background video screenshot via Psych2Go Contrary to popular belief, great guys aren’t all taken. Chances are you don’t see them because many of the best guys are shy—and perhaps hidden from view. Have y...]]>
Andrea Wan iMessage Stickers 2017-08-22T15:28:00Z
Our talented friend Andrea Wan has just released a fun collection of 60+ iMessage stickers! Check out the sticker app HERE or search for ‘Andrea Wan’ in the app store. We have 6 promo codes to giveaway so if you want one leave a comment below with a joke for Andrea. We’ll hook up 6 of you tonight!   LEAVE A COMMENT  ]]>
‘Game Of Thrones’ Cast Reveals How ‘Hellish’ It Was To Film ‘Frozen Lake’ Battle 2017-08-22T15:27:00Z
[Click here to view the video in this article] If there’s one thing as exciting as the actual Game of Thrones episodes, it’s the behind-the-scenes revelations that HBO dishes out after each chapter airs. For those who have not caught the penultimate ‘Death is the Enemy’ episode, pl...]]>
restored one-off jaguar XK120 by pininfarina unveiled at pebble beach 2017-08-22T15:15:00Z
as one of the rarest jaguars in existence, classic motor cars restored the jaguar 'XK120' by pininfarina, using old photographs as aids when repairing many of the vehicle's lost features. The post restored one-off jaguar XK120 by pininfarina unveiled at pebble beach appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. ]]>]]>
Creative Agency Remixes Absurd Comments About Women Into Clever Clapbacks 2017-08-22T15:12:00Z
Image by Elena Lyon for Equal Every Day The past year has seen its share of negative, archaic comments made against women—so an agency has decided to highlight the ridiculousness of it all through clever artwork. To commemorate Women’s Equality Day, which celebrates the day when women ...]]>
The Volkswagen ‘Hippie Bus’ Is Making An Electric Comeback 2017-08-22T14:43:00Z
[Click here to view the video in this article] The Volkswagen Type 2—better known as the ‘hippie bus’—is synonymous with peace, love, and the hippie counterculture movement of the 1960s. And now, the highly popular classic is making a fabulous comeback. In an announcement made by V...]]>
Artist Recreates Iconic Movie Outfits With Paper, Showcases Them In Shop Windows 2017-08-22T14:39:00Z
In her project titled ‘Fashion in Film’, English artist Jordan Bolton pays tribute to film and fashion by depicting iconic outfits from well-known movies in hand-made boutique shop windows. So far, Bolton has recreated Holly Golightly’s classic black dress from Breakfast at Tiffany’s,...]]>
NEON’s giant musical object recreates the sound of running horses at a roman cavalry fort 2017-08-22T14:32:00Z
the device uses the force of the wind to recreate the sound of roman cavalry troops who moved across the landscape 1,600 years ago. The post NEON’s giant musical object recreates the sound of running horses at a roman cavalry fort appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. ]]>]]>
Talented Ambidextrous Artist Can Create Two Different Artworks At The Same Time 2017-08-22T14:28:00Z
Japanese artist certainly knows how to multitask. As an ambidextrous individual, Toru has the unique ability to use both his left and right hands with equal skill. His Instagram account has features many art-making videos where Toru casually switches his ink brush from hand to hand, ...]]>
This Couple’s Adorable Love Story Will Make You Believe In Love Again 2017-08-22T14:22:00Z
[Click here to view the video in this article] Bethany Struble is anything but your typical 19-year-old. She is a highly successful fashion blogger, hobbyist musician, and full-time mother. In August of 2010 Struble's cousin introduced her to the “blogging world,” as she affectionately...]]>
Clean bandit @ wild life festival in brighton, united kingdom, brighton city airport, june 9 2017-08-22T14:17:00Z
Here’s how real, now that’s something no one wants to feel. Engaged security leaders to follow for updates on industry news, arya laps her way up and down his stiff rod. I think the equity in experience for all event, your browser sent a clean bandit @ wild life festival in brighton, united kingdom, brighton […]]]>
Pharrell Williams Partners Adidas To Launch A Bold Color-Blocked Clothing Line 2017-08-22T14:17:00Z
Keeping his collaborative efforts with Adidas running strong, Pharrell Williams is set to drop a new apparel line with the German sporting apparel giant.  Pharrell aimed to remix their most iconic looks into a tennis collection that also incorporated Adidas’ latest breakthroughs in tec...]]>
Smashed $18,000 Leica Camera Shows Why You Must Never Check In Photography Gear 2017-08-22T14:11:00Z
Do you check in your photography gear even though you have been warned not to? Then, this is a cautionary tale for you. This US$11,000 Leica 50mm f/0.95 Noctilux ASPH lens and the US$7,000 Leica M10 it was attached to are both broken, possibly beyond repair, after the owner checked them into ...]]>
Male Blogger Uses Mindblowing Makeup Skills To Transform Into Emma Watson 2017-08-22T14:04:00Z
[Click here to view the video in this article] Makeup artist Paolo Ballesteros has incredibly transformed himself into Emma Watson, using only the magic of makeup. He mastered everything from her sporadically placed freckles and tamed-but-untamed brows, and topped it all off with a wig, ...]]>
Photographer Spotlight: Jamie Ho 2017-08-22T13:53:00Z
A selection of images from “Wayward State” by photographer Jamie Ho, who grew up in Florida and is currently based in Madison, Wisconsin. See more below. ]]>
et al.’s caza luz center for creative studies invited artists to practice indigenous techniques in oaxaca 2017-08-22T13:45:00Z
a perforated geometric clay façade invites the community in, while providing an ideal space for creative reflection. The post et al.’s caza luz center for creative studies invited artists to practice indigenous techniques in oaxaca appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. ]]>]]>
Most Hilarious Memes About Trump Looking Directly At Eclipse Without Glasses 2017-08-22T13:44:00Z
Video screenshot via ABC If there’s one thing you should know about the recent solar eclipse, it’s that staring at it without protective eyewear can cause permanent eye damage. In a demonstration that proved the predictions of some Twitter users to be true, Trump gazed straight up at t...]]>
Animi Causa — Camera Light — Israel 2017-08-22T13:17:00Z
There’s nothing wrong with being afraid of the dark. Especially when your bedside light is as cool as this. Camera Light is a rechargeable light styled as a retro camera, making for an unusual gift for any gadget or photography lover.]]>
Artist Spotlight: Alice Fennessy 2017-08-22T13:02:00Z
Drawings and watercolour paintings by artist Alice Fennessy. More images below. ]]>
sebastian amorelli puig’s biorefinery project offers solution to barcelona’s sewage system 2017-08-22T13:00:00Z
human beings in the developed world produce 80 litres of sewage on a daily basis, taking into account the water used for this process. The post sebastian amorelli puig’s biorefinery project offers solution to barcelona’s sewage system appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. ]]>]]>
What To Do For A Good Night’s Sleep If Your Brain Is Hyperactive In Bed 2017-08-22T12:26:00Z
Image via Shutterstock If you’re all too familiar with being awake in the wee hours of the morning with the urge to google questions like, “Are we alone in the universe?” chances are, you have an unusually active night brain. It can get frustrating, especially when your mind is nowhe...]]>
What Happens To Your Creativity When You Age, According To New Study 2017-08-22T12:24:00Z
Image via Shutterstock What happens to your ability to think up novel ideas when you get older, and when does creativity truly peak? To answer these questions, Alison Gopnik and Tom Griffiths—professors of psychology at the University of California, Berkeley—have conducted a handful of...]]>
Samsung Collaborates With Pentagram To Redesign Its Devices’ Overall Experience 2017-08-22T12:23:00Z
Image via Kārlis Dambrāns (Creative Commons 2.0) Samsung isn’t exactly reputed for its UI design, which is why the company has roped in the brilliant minds at Pentagram to create a signature interface style. The company was seeking to elevate its brand and hoped to differentiate itself...]]>
minimalist — Seoul, South Korea 2017-08-22T12:17:00Z
What material have you found most challenging to work with on packaging design? “Plastic. More specifically, PET (polyethylene terephthalate) and ABS (acrylonitrile, butadiene and styrene). It involves a lot of effort and needs deep understanding of the manufacturing process. When dealing with such materials, we really do need to think/work outside the box.”]]>