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3 02, 2016

Uber’s Extreme Makeover

February 3rd, 2016|Tags: , , , , |

From its modest beginnings as a black car service for around 100 San Francisco friends, Uber has since flourished as a company, servicing patrons in over 400 cities in 68 countries. Now, not only does Uber offer a wide variety of transportation services such as uberX, and uberPOOL to fit the likes of all customer […]

22 01, 2016

The Ampersand Has Survived, Thanks To Designers.

January 22nd, 2016|Tags: , , |

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The most intriguing & unique letter in the alphabet is no doubt the 27th. Boasting with curvilinear features that have a quite sensible typographic history, the ampersand is an old character growing in popularity with designers & trendsetters alike.

But where did this un-monotonously, ever changing […]

5 01, 2016

Design Jobs of the Future

January 5th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , |

Design jobs are evolving, and reaching outside of the art world more than ever. Design recruiter at the design consultancy Artefact, Dave Miller agrees that design is growing in intriguing ways. “Over the next five years, design as a profession will continue to evolve into a hybrid industry that is considered as much technical as […]

30 12, 2015

Apple Collaborates with Artists to Showcase their Devices Creative Abilities

December 30th, 2015|Tags: , , |

Apple has updated its Start Something New campaign this year to feature eleven artists from around the globe. Originally launched in 2014, the campaign showcases artists who use Apple’s products and apps to create their art.

Showing off Apple products’ artistic capabilities by filming their commercials “entirely on an iPhone” was just the beginning. Apple wants […]

29 12, 2015

Adidas Offers Design Resources to Schools Pushing to Eliminate Racist Mascots

December 29th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

Adidas, the second largest sporting goods manufacturer in the world, has announced that they will be facilitating change to any High School mascot that is offensive to tribal communities. By providing financial support and design assistance, Adidas service will help ensure that the change won’t be cost forbidding.

In conjunction with this nationwide initiative, Adidas will […]

28 12, 2015

Google’s News Lab Takes on The Year In Search

December 28th, 2015|Tags: , , , , |


The Google News Lab team consists of talented data scientists and designers. Their mission is to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful, and they are getting started by taking the reigns for this year’s Year in Search. Taking the annual report to the next […]

24 12, 2015

Don’t Blame Steve, Blame Bad Design.

December 24th, 2015|Tags: , , |

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Did you see Steve Harvey’s epic fail this week at the Miss Universe 2015 Pageant? If you somehow missed out on all of the drama, host Steve Harvey announced Miss Colombia as the winner of the pageant, when in fact she was the first […]

11 08, 2015

Secret Sauce To Branding

August 11th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

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Establishing a well known brand is not only challenging but also essential. For example, take a look at Nike. Since the inception of Nike in 1964, the athletic apparel giant has been able to dominate. Nike has been able to succeed for generations because it’s constantly adapting to meet market needs. If companies want to establish a long living brand, they need to stay innovative.

Imagine what would happen to Nikes brand if they launched their signature “swoosh” logo and then sat back and said, “we’re good for this generation.” Nike’s brand image would be extinct.

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4 11, 2013

Google Will Use Individuals’ Content in Ads

November 4th, 2013|Tags: , , , , , |

It’s about to become a lot harder to remain anonymous online. Google is making it harder for users to hide their content and identities from other users. Last month, Google announced that it will soon show users’ names, photos, ratings, comments, and more in ads across the web (both on Google and affiliated display networks) to endorse advertisers’ products/services. If you’re on Facebook, you’ve probably noticed that they’re taking a similar route. They’ve removed the option for users to hide their timelines from other users, and they use user content in advertisements already. […]
1 11, 2013

Pin Your Brand to Success

November 1st, 2013|Tags: , , |

Did you ever wonder whether you could use Pinterest to build your brand? Or, maybe you’ve been thinking about building your personal brand via Pinterest? You’re definitely not alone. With 25 million people using Pinterest and more joining everyday, there are a lot businesses and personal brands that are taking advantage of Pinterest’s popularity. Most brands’ hesitation about creating a Pinterest account and strategy is that their brand isn’t necessarily visually driven. But, that doesn’t mean that your brand can’t be successful on Pinterest. There are many ways for you to create a network of followers and fans on Pinterest, such as sharing quotes or books that represent your mission, testimonials from customers, photos from your office space, images that portray your brand personality, etc. […]