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Feds Asked Cops to Deceive Courts About Use of Spy Tool, Emails Show

Police in Florida have been deliberately deceiving judges and defendants about their use of a controversial surveillance tool known as a stingray at the request of the U.S.

in swissmiss

Hashtag Garden

Hashtag garden is a sculpture garden that you can hang on your wall. Think air plants, wood and moss. I have one floating over my computer at work and it makes me smile every time I look at it.

in swissmiss

Yours Truly in Conversation with Chase Jarvis

I had the pleasure to fly out to San Francisco for SF Design Week and appear as guest on Chase Jarvis LIVE.

in You the Designer

Typography Thursday – 10 Commandments of Type and Color

Here’s 2 really clever infographic featuring the 10 Commandments of Type and Color.

in Design Observer: Main Posts

Gideon Amichay: Cannes Dispatch: The Gift of Advertising

The second of a series of dispatches from Cannes by Gideon Amichay, the winner of 19 Cannes Lions for his advertising campaigns.

in swissmiss

sugru + LEGO = Awesome!

My love for sugru is so big. Have you watched the sugru founders wonderful 99u talk?

in You the Designer

Cute Illustrations of Pop Culture Characters and their Sidekicks

A late father’s day treat!

in Six Revisions

Developing Trust Towards Your Website: Two Options to Consider

Establishing trust is a crucial element in user experience design. Here are a couple of ways to go about garnering the trust of your first-time users.

in magCulture

Overmatter: 18.06.14

The New Yorker cartoon editor Bob Mankoff selects his favourite cartoons from the mag. NASCAPAS offer some more World Cup front covers.

in You the Designer

You! Be Inspired! – The Captivating Illustrations of Maria Nguyen

Maria Nguyen, or known online as DTNART captivates us all with her gorgeous and outstanding …

in Wired

Democrats Aim to Reinstate Network Neutrality With New Bill

A new net neutrality bill is on its way to Capitol Hill.

in Wired

National Zoo Suddenly Closes Invertebrate Exhibit

Why did the National Zoo ditch an exhibit of 97 percent of animals on earth with just one week's notice?

in Ace Jet 170

No Jacket Required

Secondhand Bookshop loiterers will relate to this: I was at a nearby National Trust property, mooching around the secondhand bookshop, when I spied a scruffy oddity.

in Design Observer: Main Posts

Aarhus School of Architecture: Aarhus School of Architecture is Hiring

Aarhus School of Architecture is hiring for several positions.

in Design Observer: Main Posts

Gideon Amichay: Cannes Dispatch: The Triumph Of Epic Storytelling

Dispatch number one from Cannes by Gideon Amichay, the winner of 19 Cannes Lions for his advertising campaigns.

in You the Designer

Silly Sundays – Your Clients as Game Of Thrones Houses

This infographic reimagines your clients and the roles they would play if we were all …

in Dezeen

Reiach and Hall gives sober facade to Battle of Bannockburn Visitor Centre


in swissmiss

Friday Link Pack

Connecting: Makers is the second film in the Connecting Series. See the first film, Connecting, at connectingthefilm.com. - This animated gif wins.

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Today Wednesday June 18th: Chase Jarvis Live

I am ridiculously excited to be today’s guest on Chase Jarvis LIVE.

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outdatedbrowser.com

Do you ever wonder if you should update your browser? outdatedbrowser.com will tell you.

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Call Someone You Love

Matt Adams and Katie Sokoler covered a Brooklyn pay phone with quarters and placed a sign above it that read, “Call Someone You Love” to see what would happen. So good!

in You the Designer

Fantastic Art And Where To Find Them Friday: Ink Illustrations by Saddo

A collection of small drawings, done with ink on paper. LINEWORK is a project on …

in swissmiss

♥ / Elmastudio WordPress Themes

A big thank you to Elmastudio for sponsoring this week of my RSS Feed.

in Slashdot

NASA Forming $3M Satellite Communication, Propulsion Competition

coondoggie (973519) writes NASA took the next step in forming a large-scale, $3 million competition to build advanced propulsion and communications technologies for small, inexpensive satellite system

in You the Designer

Typography Thursday – Amazing Isometric Letters by Jing Zhang

Jing Zhang creates an interesting look for her letterforms by blurring the lines between 2d … <

in magCulture

Announcing Fiera magazine

It’s been a busy time here at magCulture and it’s about to get busier.

in Boagworld

Scientific selling

This week the Boagworld show features Stuart Frisby from booking.com and vision learning, a site that teaches us the power of well designed interfaces.

in magCulture

World Cup Magazine of the Week: Colors #90

You’ll have figured I’m excited about the World Cup, and to mark the start of the tourmament tonight we celebrate with a very special edition of Colors.

in Ace Jet 170

Mortices and Markings

I've got this side project on at the moment; a writing project. It's taking me flippin' ages to be honest but it's bringing me into contact with some really interesting people.

in Wired

Salesforce Makes a Crafty Play to Bring Wearables to the Workplace

Salesforce.com wants you to wear a computer at work.

in Wired

Cops Can’t Collect Your Cell Tower Data Without a Warrant, Court Rules

A federal appeals court has ruled that the warrantless collection of cellphone tower data, which can be used to track the location of a suspect, is unconstitutional without a probable-cause warrant fr

in Design Observer: Main Posts

Rick Poynor: The body as factory: anatomy of a New Scientist cover image

Peeling back the skin of a New Scientist cover illustration by Nichola Bruce and Michael Coulson.

in Ace Jet 170

Tooled Up

You can’t hope to improve, significantly, as a designer by merely practicing design.

in Dezeen

Concrete walls sink into the ground at VAUMM's MNGB House in Spain


in Six Revisions

Digital Typography Needs to Move Forward

There is so much potential to improve the reading experience on the Web.

in swissmiss

Tattly + Rifle Paper Co

The best part about my job at Tattly is that I get to meet and collaborate with talented folks like Rifle Paper Co. We *just* launched their Floral Set with 4 beautiful flowery designs by Anna Bond.

in Boagworld

Some design principles never change

Designing for the web can be challenging when things change so fast. Fortunately, whether it is 1994 of 2014 some principles never change.

in Warpspire

The Internet With A Human Face

Maciej Cegłowski, creator of pinboard.in:

in You the Designer

Minimalist Monday: Classic Children’s Stories Posters

Minimalist posters inspired by classic children’s bedtime stories. Christian Jackson a.k.a.

in Slashdot

America 'Has Become a War Zone'

An anonymous reader writes, quoting Business Insider: "Eight different law enforcement agencies in Indiana have purchased massive Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles (MRAP) that were formerly use

in Six Revisions

Building Localization-Ready Websites: Tips and Things to Consider

This is an introduction to the concept of website language localization that will help you reach a truly global audience.