Month: March 2015

Readings for Lunch — [ 30 Mar 2015 ]

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Masterpieces of Fashion Photography (source)

EVENTS

Reasons To Be Creative

Whether you are a designer, a coder, an artist, a film maker, illustrator, back-end, front-end, head of department or student, Reasons To is for you. And hurry up, early bird tickets will expire in a few days.

FRONT END

Building Better Interfaces with SVG

Slides of the talk that Sara Soueidan gave at CssConf Australia on how SVG's features allows us to build better web interfaces and UI components.

Readings for Lunch — [ 25 Mar 2015 ]

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TECH

Apple x Fashion?

Looks like Apple is greatly gearing up to delivering great sales service and efforts for its Apple Watch… Check what they will be training their teams on to make this happen!

HAPPINESS

ThxThxThx

Some of you were curious to find out where one of the previous imgs came from – the 'Dear X…Love, Leah' series. This is a pretty cool collection of funny daily thanks to random everyday things that we always overview & take for granted. Enjoy!

Readings for Lunch — [ 20 Mar 2015 ]

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A map of every device in the world that's connected to the internet. Quite impressive (and scary too) this digital divide, isn't it? (source)

PERFORMANCE

Improving the Performance of your HTML5 App

Maybe old, but still very valid tips about ways to improve the performance of a web application or page/website. Because performance matters.

READINGS

Out of the Ordinary Emails

Don't have enough of these readings: here there are a lot of other exceptional newsletters "about creative obsessions".

Readings for Lunch — [ 12 Mar 2015 ]

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ADVERTISING

10 Most Important Things

Here are the 10 most important things happening in the world of advertising today: from Google retail store to investments and NSFW ads…

CULTURE

The Power of Touch

Ever wondered about the benefits of touch (no, not in that way…) and how it is important in different situations? Interesting read about physical and emotional effects of touch.

Readings for Lunch — [ 06 Mar 2015 ]

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DESIGN & PRINCIPLES

Mike Monteiro: Keynote

This is the closing keynote that Mike Monteiro gave at Interaction15 a few days ago. A great performance, with a strong message for the designers.

SOFTWARE DESIGN

Try

Very smart observations on what makes a software try to do a good job of a fuzzy task, let you help it with the last mile, and give you a fallback option.

Readings for Lunch — [ 05 Mar 2015 ]

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APOLOGIES 🙂

Sorry everybody for sending out the newsletter at midnight, yesterday. Apparently Mailchimp's interface sometimes still confuses me. My fault.

MUST READ

The Web’s Grain

This is a great piece, written by Frank Chimero, on what the web ultimately is. Is _the_ article to read, today, really.

Readings for Lunch — [ 04 Mar 2015 ]

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B4-XVI: an invisible conversation between hip hop and art before the 16th century.
IOT

Hackaball: A Toy for 21st Century

Creators Made by Many give us an insight on an epic 2-year design process, recently launched on Kickstarter.

SCIENCE

The LHC is preparing to restart

With almost double the collision energy of its previous run, it will allow physicists to check previously untestable theories, and explore new frontiers in particle physics.