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Why Xbox One looks so bland: You're not meant to notice it

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One of the most common criticisms of the new Xbox One is the console hardware itself, which has been widely compared to a VCR or a Betamax. As I noted in my commentary last week, I was a little underwhelmed by the aesthetics of the hardware when I saw the...
Why Xbox One looks so bland: You're not meant to notice it

When A Big Company Is Threatened By A Startup, It Looks Like This

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When Kellee Khalil was first starting her network of wedding blogs, Loverly, she received a coffee invitation from a business strategist at a top bridal site. The strategist delivered a not-so-subtle threat. "We have $70 million to buy competitors just so we can shut them down," Khalil was told. It...
When A Big Company Is Threatened By A Startup, It Looks Like This

How pretty is your IP? This site generates a color palette based on your IP address

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London design agency Strange has taken to the Web to ask a rather strange question: How pretty is your IP? While exploring how it could integrate “dynamic or living logos” into its new site, Strange realized that IP addresses consist of numbers ranging from 0 to 255 — just like RGB colors. That experiment led to Pretty IP....
How pretty is your IP? This site generates a color palette based on your IP address
The Battle Between The Web And Mobile Is Ending -- Oh, And Mobile Won

5 Awesome Web apps for finding the perfect color scheme

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Color, one of the seven elements of art, is one of the most important aspects of any design. And since color has such a massive impact on your viewers, it’s important to know your theory. Warm colors give off a fiery message, while cool colors have a calming affect. Analogous color...
5 Awesome Web apps for finding the perfect color scheme

A naturalist's color palette, circa 1686 : bioephemera

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A naturalist's color palette, circa 1686 : bioephemera
OkStupid: There's a New Site Dating Site for All Your Trolling Needs

Adobe Debuts "Project Mighty" Smart Stylus For Tablets And "Napoleon," A Digital Ruler And Guide

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Adobe surprised everyone by showing off a new hardware effort today at its annual MAX conference, including Project Mighty and Napoleon. Mighty is a pressure-sensitive digital pen that works with tablets and stores a wide variety of settings and preferences in the cloud. Adobe showed it off working on an...
Adobe Debuts "Project Mighty" Smart Stylus For Tablets And "Napoleon," A Digital Ruler And Guide

Clothing color palette

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Clothing color palette

Nike PHOTOiD colors Air Max sneakers with the aid of Instagram snapshots

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Sure, you can head over to Nike's online shoe repository and haphazardly toggle through color options for a custom pair of kicks. Or, you could let your Instagram library do the heavy lifting. With the new PHOTOiD HTML5 web app, the shoe maker combines those filtered smartphone snapshots with...
Nike PHOTOiD colors Air Max sneakers with the aid of Instagram snapshots

Aviary's Photo Editor app for iOS gets Splash, a new tool to help users selectively strip out color

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Aviary updated its Photo Editor app for iOS today with a new feature that allows users to ‘strip’ the color out of their shot and then ‘paint’ it back in using their finger as a brush. From the home screen, users can now tap the ‘Edit this Photo’ icon, followed...
Aviary's Photo Editor app for iOS gets Splash, a new tool to help users selectively strip out color
Jealous of the Surface fabric keyboard? (OK, us neither) Logitech has you covered with the new FabricSkin Keyboard Folio
Sony Xperia Ion Review: Punching Above Its Weightclass

ASRock announces M8 compact gaming rig in collaboration with BMW

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BMW and ASRock just announced the new M8 gaming PC, which will debut at Computex next week. The collaboration is ASRock's first rig with a small form factor, though it shares the sharp lines and edgy color palette of the hulking, BMW-designed Thermaltake Level 10 case. An OLED screen...
ASRock announces M8 compact gaming rig in collaboration with BMW

Proof That Facebook Copied One Of The Hottest Apps On The Planet And It Still Bombed (FB)

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Facebook released a new iPhone app last week called Poke. Poke lets you send self-destructing photos, videos, and text messages to your Facebook friends. It's remarkably similar to another app called Snapchat, which launched a few months ago. In fact, Poke is so similar to Snapchat, that it's tough to...
Proof That Facebook Copied One Of The Hottest Apps On The Planet And It Still Bombed (FB)

After 17 Years, eBay Debuts A New, Sleeker Logo

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Following in the footsteps of Microsoft, eBay is debuting a new logo today. The colors of the logo are the same, but the font is a bit more modern and sleek, and the word eBay is cleanly aligned in a straight line. As Devin Wenig President of eBay writes in...
After 17 Years, eBay Debuts A New, Sleeker Logo

Chevy adopts a bring-your-own-maps approach to navigation

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Chevrolet is making a radical departure from its approach to turn-by-turn navigation services. After using parent company’s General Motors’ OnStar service since its inception, Chevy is offering a competing alternative in its Sonic and Spark automobile lines. Called BringGo, it’s an integrated smartphone-dashboard system – Chevy’s first attempt at a...
Chevy adopts a bring-your-own-maps approach to navigation

Bing, Nokia, Windows Phone debut unified map style

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Designers with Bing Maps and Nokia Maps have coordinated with the Windows Phone team to bring a unified look to maps across both services, now available on the desktop and mobile version of Bing and Nokia maps. The goal was to update the color palette to better distinguish roads from...
Bing, Nokia, Windows Phone debut unified map style

YouTube Adds More Google+ Integration & Improves Annotations

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YouTube is announcing more Google+ integration today. You can now prominently promote their Google+ profiles on your YouTube channel alongside other social feeds. You can also share videos and playlists by other users, as well as text comments, to your channel using a "Channel Bulletin." Today's update also changes YouTube's...
YouTube Adds More Google+ Integration & Improves Annotations

Meet The New Foursquare. Same As The Old Foursquare — But Prettier.

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It’s hardly a secret that all of the major location-based players are planning big updates to their services to coincide with the SXSW festival starting next week in Austin, Texas. One of them peeked out a bit early: Foursquare. Earlier today, the latest version of Foursquare, 1.6, went live in...
Meet The New Foursquare. Same As The Old Foursquare — But Prettier.
Remind Your Friends To Vote With Free Greeting Card From Shepard Fairey & Mobile Cards App Sincerely Ink
MLB, Starbucks, Sephora among those who see a home run in iOS6′s Passbook

The Last Days of the Pixel (Ones You Can See, Anyway)

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I was driving a rental car recently that had a small display between the speedometer and fuel gauge. When you started the car, a little animation played, showing the car company's logo. And I thought: "That looks cheap." The color palette was limited, but, more important, so was the resolution....
The Last Days of the Pixel (Ones You Can See, Anyway)

ColorHexa is a color encyclopedia, with CSS gradients, blends, schemes and more

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Color, one of the seven elements of art, is one of the most important aspects of any design. Because of this, it’s surprising that there aren’t many tools available when you require something more than just a color picker. If you’ve ever needed a quick way to convert colors from RGB...
ColorHexa is a color encyclopedia, with CSS gradients, blends, schemes and more

The 12 most beautiful iOS apps of 2012

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With the end of 2012 comes the end to thousands of app releases this year. And out of everything we’ve seen over the past twelve months, we’ve narrowed our list of favorites down to present to you the most beautiful iOS apps of 2012. This list not only profiles apps...
The 12 most beautiful iOS apps of 2012

Making Blogger Blogs Prettier: Google Launches New Template Designer

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Most hosted blogging platforms offer their customers a set of standard templates with relatively few options for customizing these sites. Starting today, however, bloggers on Google's Blogger platform will be able to take full control over the layout of their sites thanks to Google's new Blogger Template Designer without having...
Making Blogger Blogs Prettier: Google Launches New Template Designer

Canonical's design team responds to theme criticisms

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Canonical is burying Ubuntu's traditional brown theme and is adopting a new visual style for version 10.04, which is scheduled for release in April. The new theme was revealed last week as part of Canonical's broader effort to overhaul Ubuntu's branding and visual identity. The new theme includes a...
Canonical's design team responds to theme criticisms

Google kicks off April Fool's with working 'NES' Google Maps

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While Electronista and MacNN intend to keep April Fools' reporting to a minimum, Google has offered a rarity by making one of the first gags for the year and also making it truly interactive and accessible. A one-off Quest mode in Google Maps turns the navigation tool into its "NES"...
Google kicks off April Fool's with working 'NES' Google Maps
One year in, Paper for iPad gains pinch-to-zoom, integrated gallery of popular creations
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?