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New MailChimp: Collaboration by Design Design is a byproduct of many things: training, experience, objectives, audience, and more. It’s also influenced by where we work and those we encounter. We’re susceptible to influence—it’s how we continue to grow, how our rough experiments gain shape, and how our talents mature. As 2012 drew to a close, we started to build a new design studio for MailChimp’s user experience, marketing, and DesignLab teams. 6 Common Punctuation Mistakes That Drive Us Crazy Happy National Punctuation Day! In honor of this very important holiday, we decided there's no better time to reveal our biggest pet peeves when it comes to society's lack of proper, well, punctuation. We've covered the three common language mistakes that drive us nuts, and we've highlighted the four mispronunciations that put us over the edge. Now, with the help of our Facebook following, the misplaced semicolon doesn't stand a chance. In addition to the items listed below, many readers expressed an overall frustration with the way many Americans write. "Spelling is not considered punctuation, but the improper use of their, there and they're drives me nuts," said Scott Guiher.

Wikipedia:Vital articles Vital articles Vital articles is a list of subjects for which Wikipedia should have corresponding high-quality articles. It serves as a centralized watchlist to track the status of Wikipedia's most important articles. There are approximately one thousand articles on this page, which form Level 3 of the Vital articles list and include all subjects on the Level 2 (and Level 1) list, which are marked in bold. A Level 4 list of ten thousand articles is currently under construction.

The Quick 10: How 10 Bands Got Their Names 3 0ShareNew I'm obsessed with Flight of the Conchords right now. I just got the series on DVD and have been trying to limit myself to a couple of episodes every night to stretch out the delightfulness. I'm actually listening to FOTC right now (If You're Into It, in case you were curious). With a name like Flight of the Conchords, though, you have to wonder what the inspiration was. And that is the inspiration behind today's Quick 10 "“ where bands got their names.

Annie Collins - Biography Annie Collins found herself at an editing bench partly by accident, only to discover that it felt like home. Her extensive CV, much of it in documentary, includes a number of projects which have excited intense debate, including Patu! and The Neglected Miracle. Collins admits that she is often attracted to projects that scare off funders or broadcasters: "...it's usually a sure sign that the subject is a good one." Collins has spoken of being attracted to documentary "that seeks to analyse injustice or social conditions", or explores people pushing themselves beyond normal parameters.

iA designs and builds digital products. Information – Entropy Will information technology affect our minds the same way the environment was affected by our analogue technology? Designers hold a key position in dealing with ever increasing data pollution. We are mostly focussed on speeding things up, on making sharing easier, faster, more accessible. But speed, usability, accessibility are not the main issue anymore.

Free personality test Members Login Log in to your account below: Enter your e-mail address to receive a reset link. Forgot password? Not a member yet? Take our personality test and join in the results screen! Best Winner of an Oscar and a Golden Globe among endless accolades, A Separation is the much celebrated movie about an Iranian couple faced with the decision of leaving the country for better opportunities or staying to take care of a sick parent. If you’ve ever been curious about the humans of Iran beyond the politics, and by cultural extension, humans of Middle-Eastern countries, watch A Separation. But hold it, “An interesting foreign movie” is not how A Separation should be viewed (it’s not Slumdog Millionaire). As someone who grew up in a middle-class Muslim family, this film may be the only one to thoroughly portray many integral aspects of my upbringing. A Separation is my movie, not yours.

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