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Why the Wallet Is the Perfect Product for Crowdfunding

Why the Wallet Is the Perfect Product for Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding platform Kickstarter released a manifesto that explores why campaigns involving wallets, money clips and card holders are so popular on the site.
See The Hidden Meanings Inside 17 Tech Company Logos

See The Hidden Meanings Inside 17 Tech Company Logos

These highly recognizable logos have hidden, subtle, or otherwise clever messages that you probably never realized.
On the Heels of Cutting a Third of Its Staff, Fab Buys a Finnish Furniture Company

On the Heels of Cutting a Third of Its Staff, Fab Buys a Finnish Furniture Company

The troubled ecommerce site paid ‘tens of millions’ for an Ikea-like company that makes "Nordic interior design originals."
How to Design a Powerful Logo

How to Design a Powerful Logo

Take these steps to craft a singular logo that reflects your company's vision.
Google Glass Gets a High-Fashion Makeover, Still Looks Geeky

Google Glass Gets a High-Fashion Makeover, Still Looks Geeky

The tech company unveiled a range of headsets created in collaboration with fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg, which will go on sale June 23.
This Luxe Smartphone Could Be Yours for $10,000

This Luxe Smartphone Could Be Yours for $10,000

High-end mobile phone company Vertu's new smartphone comes with a 24-hour global concierge service.
An Indoor Beach and 4 Other Amazing and Unusual Home-Office Designs

An Indoor Beach and 4 Other Amazing and Unusual Home-Office Designs

Thinking of redoing your home office? You're definitely going to want to check out these off-the-wall ideas.
Starting Up? Here's Where You Should Put Your Money First

Starting Up? Here's Where You Should Put Your Money First

First things first: if you're starting up with cash to spare, never underestimate the importance of a fabulous logo.
9 Clever Business Cards You'd Want In Your Wallet

9 Clever Business Cards You'd Want In Your Wallet

We scoured the web to find some of our favorite examples of thinking outside-the-plain-rectangle.
Adding Personality and Trust to Your Landing Pages Can Maximize Conversion Rates

Adding Personality and Trust to Your Landing Pages Can Maximize Conversion Rates

Simple tweaks to your pages can mean hundreds of thousands of dollars in increased revenue. Here's what you can do.
Build a Better App With These 4 Design Essentials

Build a Better App With These 4 Design Essentials

It's not just about the look and feel, but how your potential users interact with the program.
From Glow-In-The-Dark Highways to 'Smog Diamonds,' One Man's Vision of a More Beautiful, Sustainable World

From Glow-In-The-Dark Highways to 'Smog Diamonds,' One Man's Vision of a More Beautiful, Sustainable World

Social designer Daan Roosegaarde has built a career applying technology to the world that exists outside our screens.
This Could Be Fab's Last Breath

This Could Be Fab's Last Breath

The troubled ecommerce site will fire about a third of its staff in its latest round of layoffs and its founder's blog has disappeared.
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.

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