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3 Design Tips for Creating Signs That Attract Customers

3 Design Tips for Creating Signs That Attract Customers

Creating compelling signs is one part art, one part science. Here, we examine three of the most important principles and what you should keep in mind.
Photo-Taking Contact Lenses, Giant Crab Robots and Radiation-Blocking Underwear

Photo-Taking Contact Lenses, Giant Crab Robots and Radiation-Blocking Underwear

A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?'
Declutter Your Office by Updating Your Personal Tech

Declutter Your Office by Updating Your Personal Tech

It's time to get your spring cleaning on.
 From Mundane to Sublime: Turning Ordinary Items Into Must-Haves

From Mundane to Sublime: Turning Ordinary Items Into Must-Haves

What entrepreneurs can learn about the rebranding of a beach towel into a trendy fashion accessory.
Calling All Design Snobs: Show Us Your Business Card

Calling All Design Snobs: Show Us Your Business Card

Even in the days of smartphones and LinkedIn, business cards are still an essential of most businesses. And some of the best ones are pure art.
Expert Explains What Makes the Best Logos So Good

Expert Explains What Makes the Best Logos So Good

Creating a logo can be the most critical branding step. Here, we critique and offer insight on the logos from some of the biggest brands.
Office Design Strategies From the Guy Who Dreamed Up Twitter's Headquarters

Office Design Strategies From the Guy Who Dreamed Up Twitter's Headquarters

Olle Lundberg, founder of Lundberg Design and the man behind Twitter's birdhouse-themed San Francisco headquarters, shares tips for improving office productivity and morale.
A Highway Illuminated by Glow in the Dark Paint, Not Streetlights

A Highway Illuminated by Glow in the Dark Paint, Not Streetlights

You may have heard of the smart car, but what about a smart highway?
New Breed of Products Aims to Improve Users' Lives

New Breed of Products Aims to Improve Users' Lives

The definition of product design has expanded thanks to the likes of Nest and Jawbone.
Twitter's Redesign Makes Photos the Focal Point

Twitter's Redesign Makes Photos the Focal Point

Twitter is rolling out revamped profile layouts with broadened images and new features, like the automatic enlargement of top-performing content.
Talk About an Open-Office Plan: Why These Two Companies Regularly Open Their Doors to the Public

Talk About an Open-Office Plan: Why These Two Companies Regularly Open Their Doors to the Public

Interior design studio dPop and brand consulting firm Sisarina say that inviting people to work and hang out in their workspaces is a win for everyone.
When Your Product Design Makes Your Customers Feel Smart

When Your Product Design Makes Your Customers Feel Smart

Create services or devices that enable users to maximize their time and money. Big Data can play a role in this fine-tuning.
Coming Soon: Google Glass Ray-Bans

Coming Soon: Google Glass Ray-Bans

Google has inked a deal with the largest eyewear company in the world to develop Glass devices for Luxottica's Oakley and Ray-Ban brands.
17 Logos We Love

17 Logos We Love

Brand identity in its purest form.
Your Sneak Peak at the Future of Infographic Marketing

Your Sneak Peak at the Future of Infographic Marketing

Social media and large media outlets aid the genre's wild popularity. Here's what to expect going forward.
The Ultimate Test: Turning Your Cool Idea Into a Great Product

The Ultimate Test: Turning Your Cool Idea Into a Great Product

Developing careful manufacturing design guidelines and specifications along with continuous reviews will help ensure you deliver on what your customers desire.
Why It's Time to Redesign the Way We Think About Office Space

Why It's Time to Redesign the Way We Think About Office Space

New workplace trends include movable walls, outdoor spaces and sometimes no office at all.
Using the Right Lingo to Talk to Designers About Your Brand

Using the Right Lingo to Talk to Designers About Your Brand

When beginning the process of designing a logo or other branding element, it is important you are on the same page as designers. Here is how to talk their talk.
Brand Like Your Company Really Matters

Brand Like Your Company Really Matters

In a rapidly changing landscape, businesses must to get closer to customers to create products they will truly value.
Apple's Design Guru Breaks Decades-Long Silence

Apple's Design Guru Breaks Decades-Long Silence

Jony Ive, in his first-ever in-depth interview, shares a fascinating glimpse into Apple's hermetically sealed corporate culture.
Think You Can Skimp on a Logo? Think Again.

Think You Can Skimp on a Logo? Think Again.

Much of a brand's personality starts with its logo. Here are a few tips on making sure your logo stands out from the rest.
Living Large in 117 Square Feet

Living Large in 117 Square Feet

Forget the McMansion. Tumbleweed Tiny House Company offers 21 floor plans for houses starting at 117 square feet.
7 Stupid Branding Mistakes Your Small Business is Making

7 Stupid Branding Mistakes Your Small Business is Making

Branding is a key pillar for any business but often, entrepreneurs make mistakes when implementing. Here are seven to avoid.
Why Twitter Bought Two Log Cabins From the 1800s

Why Twitter Bought Two Log Cabins From the 1800s

Twitter's acquisitions usually make headlines, but the company's latest purchase -- two log cabins -- may have you scratching your head.
Content to Keep Off Your Website

Content to Keep Off Your Website

When designing your site, be aware of these content strategies, so you don't do more harm than good.

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