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The Designer's Survival Guide: Must-read tips for beginners submitted by the pros

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The Designer’s Survival Guide, created by Richard Baird, is like the missing handbook that every designer should’ve received from day one. Taking in advice from industry pros, the site provides curated tips on everything from designing custom typography to giving presentations and working with clients. Of course, there are countless...
The Designer's Survival Guide: Must-read tips for beginners submitted by the pros
The New York Times Relaunches On Android With Support For More Tablet Sizes, New Text-To-Speech Feature

19 Beautiful book cover designs for your inspiration

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All forms of design serve to communicate meaning in some way, but every genre has to be handled differently, case by case. And so, just like how packaging and product design live in different worlds than the Web, book cover design involves a unique challenge: summing up thousands of words...
19 Beautiful book cover designs for your inspiration

60+ Really awesome Typography Showcases | tripwire magazine

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60+ Really awesome Typography Showcases | tripwire magazine

Dribbble: Twitter for Designers

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Part image library, part discussion forum and part game, Dribbble is a site by and for designers. Users upload bite-sized work samples and do a show-and-tell on their latest creations or works in progress.The site was in private beta until this past weekend, and Co-founder Dan Cederholm said the...
Dribbble: Twitter for Designers

doubleTwist gets Holo-inspired makeover in latest release

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Now with a brand-new streaming music service under its belt, Android player doubleTwist is undergoing a makeover. The app's latest incarnation has just landed on Google Play and features a Holo-inspired refresh that still keeps the character and dark looks of its predecessor. As you'd expect, the application now...
doubleTwist gets Holo-inspired makeover in latest release

Microsoft: New logo marks 'new beginning' for company

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Microsoft this morning unveiled a new logo, the first major revamp in 25 years, but the design won’t be a shock to anyone who has been tracking the company’s products. Here it is … What do you think? The font is the same one that the company has been using in...
Microsoft: New logo marks 'new beginning' for company
10 Web design trends you can expect to see in 2013

ZURB Launches Foundation 3 To Take On Twitter’s Bootstrap Framework

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Twitter’s Bootstrap gives developers and easy to use grid-based and responsive framework for quickly designing prototypes and basic web pages, as well as production-ready interactive sites. With Foundation, product design company ZURB offers a direct competitor to Twitter’s product and the company is launching version 3 of its framework today....
ZURB Launches Foundation 3 To Take On Twitter’s Bootstrap Framework

Apple Kicks Chart Topping Fakes Out Of App Store

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Temple Jump, Numbers With Friends, Tiny Birds. These are not the apps you love. They’re fakes designed to scam you out of $1.99 when you go to buy Temple Run, Words With Friends, and Tiny Wings. Today Apple took a stand against plagiarism, kicking these rip-offs out of the US...
Apple Kicks Chart Topping Fakes Out Of App Store

Biology Meets Typography With DNA Sans

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Typography fans, rejoice: Here’s a really fascinating new font, created entirely out of DNA tiles...
Biology Meets Typography With DNA Sans

Google releases design stencils to help Android developers improve the look of apps

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If there’s one thing that Android has taken a beating for consistently over the years, it is its lack of design-centric applications. Many of the apps that are available on both Android and iOS, for instance, look and perform better on Apple’s devices. Google has been making strides toward changing that with...
Google releases design stencils to help Android developers improve the look of apps

SlabText: Create big, bold, responsive headlines for your site with this jQuery plugin

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Responsive design, the process of making a design react and change based on screen sizes, is rapidly becoming a popular way to ensure that websites look great everywhere — from smartphones and tablets to laptops and even 27″ iMacs. Luckily, there are now tons of tools out there to help make...
SlabText: Create big, bold, responsive headlines for your site with this jQuery plugin
Checkboxes that kill your product

Review: Decor8 lets you customize the Windows 8 Start and lock screens

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Windows 8 comes with an entirely new interface called Modern (formerly known as Metro), featuring generous swaths of color, flat icons, and large typography. You'll first meet Modern in the lock screen, immediately followed by the Start screen. You'll be visiting both quite often: The lock screen whenever you...
Review: Decor8 lets you customize the Windows 8 Start and lock screens

Can’t decide on a typeface? This flowchart will help you choose

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The world of typography is a vast, rich landscape of subtle curves, geometry, ink and pixels…unless of course you’ve only heard of Helvetica, Comic Sans, Times New Roman and Georgia. In that case, you must admit your inexcusable ignorance and use this flow chart: So You Need A Typeface: Here’s...
Can’t decide on a typeface? This flowchart will help you choose
The curious case of Microsoft's Metro, a design language that cannot be spoken
Microsoft's Socl Network Opens: Are You Ready To Ride The Firehose?
Readability lands on iOS devices

What does it mean to love something on the Internet?

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Fish: A Tap Essay, is an intriguing free app for the iPhone that asks an important question: “What does it mean to love something on the Internet?” With all the ramped liking and fave-ing and thumbs-ups going around these days, these gestures have become all but meaningless. When you like something,...
What does it mean to love something on the Internet?

wordboner.com: typography with personality

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wordboner.com: typography with personality

RT @designrelated: "The library of the Gutenberg Museum" via I Love Typography - http://j.mp/bRpy7T

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RT @designrelated: "The library of the Gutenberg Museum" via I Love Typography - http://j.mp/bRpy7T
Rumor: Microsoft's "Metro" Design Language May Be Renamed "Windows 8″

Apple has become a design follower instead of a leader -- and it may be just fine with that

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For a long time I’ve been bored by iOS. While the competition has continually innovated and improved the design of their platforms, iOS has gradually come to feel stale and even a bit clunky. With this week’s official announcement at WWDC, my first reaction was that finally, we’re moving again....
Apple has become a design follower instead of a leader -- and it may be just fine with that

WordPress Theme Releases for 2/1

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Dusk To Dawn is a dark theme that melds old-style organic ornaments with modern design and typography. Grisaille is a classic and simple two-column design adjusted for mobile browsing. Stark has 2 columns with a left sidebar, is of fluid width, has both an upper menu and a vertical...
WordPress Theme Releases for 2/1

MoMA | The Collection | The New Typography

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MoMA | The Collection | The New Typography
Say hello (and bonjour) to the new Flipboard for iPad

Cheddar is a focused, gorgeous and aggressively fast list app for iPhone and the web

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As an entrant into the crowded market of list making apps, Cheddar offers a fresh, beautiful and push-happy alternative that feels light and fast. It’s offered for the iPhone and the web currently and Mac versions are on the way. Cheddar, from developer Sam Soffes, is built around the basic...
Cheddar is a focused, gorgeous and aggressively fast list app for iPhone and the web

Cheddar for iOS: to-do lists and markdown wherever you go

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Task manager apps are nothing new to smartphones. With veterans like OmniFocus and Evernote grabbing the top spots, and Things, Any.DO, and Apple's own Reminders bringing up the rear, you'd think the space was pretty much full. But newcomer Cheddar aims to take a piece of the pie for...
Cheddar for iOS: to-do lists and markdown wherever you go

This interactive guide will help you understand your blog's typography

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Typography is finally emerging as a key element of Web design with the rise of Web fonts, but now many designers are finding themselves a bit overwhelmed with all of these new choices. Sticking with defaults, like Helvetica, Georgia and Arial, is no longer necessary in most cases, but embracing...
This interactive guide will help you understand your blog's typography
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