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- DIY Address Labels WITH PICTURES in Microsoft Word – a Graphic Howto
“DIY Address labels in Microsoft Word is a PICTORIAL (a graphic howto) created by Pariah Burke of iamPariah.com The pictorial goes into detail about where to find templates in MS Word, how to use the label templates, inserting images and much more. Read the complete Graphic Howto on our Pinterest Board or download the PDF here.”
- Dynamic Duos: The Role Of Design At Pinterest
BY PUTTING VISUALS FIRST, THE SOCIAL SCRAPBOOKING SITE HAS REDEFINED THE INTERNET EXPERIENCE IN A WAY THAT IS BOTH ADDICTIVE—AND WIDELY COPIED.
- The Future, According To Evernote’s CEO, Is Not Paperless
“We declared a ceasefire between pen and digital,” Libin said at the Evernote Conference in San Francisco. “We want to eliminate the stupid uses of paper, but we want to embrace the good uses.”
- Adobe: “We want this device to define a generation”
Adobe’s vice-president of experience design, Michael Gough, explains the thinking behind its new digital pen and digital ruler - and how this is only just the start of Adobe’s hardware ambitions.
- Kickstarting: Smarter Icons That Live Like Software
And that’s a real shame because an hour spent really nailing a money conversation can pay dividends that are orders of magnitude larger than fiddling with anything else less uncomfortable.
- Yahoo! Too Chicken to Change their Logo
“They call themselves a multi-billion dollar company and yet they don’t have the guts to follow through with a bold logo redesign. After 18 long years of the same tired logo, people anticipated something huge and dramatic from Yahoo. Instead, they witnessed a fruitless process, which resulted in one of the world’s lamest logos.”
- Mirror Paintings (Photographs)
“Beautiful landscapes reflected in strategically placed mirrors look like photo realistic artworks painted on canvas.
Large mirror on painter’s easel was photographed in the desert near the Joshua Tree National Park in California.”
- 44 Useful Free Photoshop Files For Designers
“Here we have put together a beautiful and useful collection of some extremely helpful free PSD files that we have seen in 2013. PSD files are great resource for every designer. This is the reason why designer community constantly releases new …
- How Apple And Microsoft Agree On The Future Of Design
With so much attention paid to Apple’s new mobile software, iOS 7, it’s worth noting the extent to which Microsoft spearheaded flat design. The refreshing UI of Windows 8 and Windows Phone sparked a debate around the pros and cons of skeuomorph…
- How to switch back to Chrome’s old ‘New Tab’ page
“A Chrome software engineer explained the reasoning back at the start of the “New Tab” redesign process:
While you can search straight from the [address bar] in Chrome, we’ve found that many people still navigate to their search engine’s home page to initiate a search instead. The goal is to save people time by helping them search and navigate the Web faster.
That’s great for grandma, but for those of us who use Chrome all the time and know our way around the browser, it’s a frustrating change.”
- Twitter Will Now Alert Users When Disaster Strikes
THE SERVICE IS THE RESULT OF A TIE-UP BETWEEN THE SOCIAL MEDIA SITE AND SEVERAL OF THE WORLD’S HIGH-PROFILE AGENCIES, INCLUDING THE WHO AND FEMA.
- This $35,000 Set-Top Box Grants You Access To “The Bel Air Circuit”
This $35,000 Set-Top Box Grants You Access To “The Bel Air Circuit”
- Be Smart. Don’t Use Dumb Quote Marks
If you ever see a typography lover, smeared with blood, bellowing while holding a steaming human heart above his head, the point of contention was very probably the use of smart quotes versus dumb quotes. Now a fantastic new site—part Internet…
- Why Most Companies Fail At Content Marketing
“Like exercise, if you want to see results, you have to put in the work. You know it’s important, and you don’t doubt it’ll produce results at some point or other. But most people quit after just a few short weeks.
Those companies that stick to a plan and continue to develop great, useful content consistently … well, they’ve built a thriving business.”
- New iPad Presentation App to Rival PowerPoint?
“Share what’s important to you without being in the room.
Create a clear, engaging, stunning video. Effortlessly.”