Vector inspirational – Infographics This week’s roundup showcases a few of our picks of unique, creative, and basically well-done vector infographics. Here are 14 vector illustrations that give new life and inspiration to the infographic, previously thought to be nothing but boring and flat. Prepare to be inspired to reach new design levels… Nutmeg infographic by The Design Surgery This infographic presents the information very clear due to the clean layout and the very nice color combination, and the diagonal stripped pattern in select places gives this piece an added level of interest.
Atitude Br - Domain Default page If you see this page, it means that you have set up your web server for serving a new site, but have not uploaded the site content yet. You have the following choices: You can upload your web site contents using FTP. You can install web applications on your site: an image gallery, a discussion forum, a blog, an online store, a chat, and many other applications. Brazil Blog List – 60 websites about the country in English Photo by Luis Villa del Campo/ Flickr [UPDATE: New versions of this post are published periodically. Please, look for the updated version.]
Tiny Mechanical Insects Made of Watch Parts Chicago-based artist Justin Gershenson-Gates, aka A Mechanical Mind, creates tiny steampunk insects by carefully soldering together gears, springs, and other watch parts. The mechanical bugs, many of which Gershenson-Gates can balance on just his pinky finger, are miniature, multi-legged creatures that each take the artist several hours to complete. Like a robotic army of creepy crawlers, the metallic mites invoke a sense of mechanical technology come to life.
The Cab Ride I’ll Never Forget “Great moments often catch us unawares….” By Kent Nerburn There was a time in my life twenty years ago when I was driving a cab for a living. How To Create A Modern Web Design New websites are popping up every year with a new style. You may be asking yourself, “How can I get a modern web design?” Let’s take a look at a few general elements that all modern website will have, followed by the new styles that you can use to achieve a modern feel, and close with the features that might not fit on every website, but are sure to make yours pop. In general Diffusion of innovations The diffusion of innovations according to Rogers. With successive groups of consumers adopting the new technology (shown in blue), its market share (yellow) will eventually reach the saturation level. In mathematics, the yellow curve is known as the logistic function. The curve is broken into sections of adopters. History The concept of diffusion was first studied by the French sociologist Gabriel Tarde in late 19th century and by German and Austrian anthropologists such as Friedrich Ratzel and Leo Frobenius. The study of diffusion of innovations took off in the subfield of rural sociology in the midwestern United States in the 1920s and 1930s.
Deeper Into Leather: TL Talks With Mitch Alfus To source luxury leather, Alfus says, he goes straight to the ultimate source: the luxury cow (or lamb). To identify such an animal, Mitch wants answers: “How was it raised? How was it fed? Remembering Steve Jobs Yesterday founder and driving force behind Apple, Steve Jobs died. Steve Jobs was a master marketeer, creating wants for products people didn’t even known they needed. He took good ideas and made them his own by making them better and more accesible. He brought rock and roll to the tech world. He gave us the iPod, iPhone and iPad.
untitled Choices - Richard Stultz Photography shovel with extra long (2 meter) birch shaft by Daniel Eatock playing field by L/B - Sabina Lang & Daniel Baumann, 2009 WolaArt, Warsaw PL How To Create An Infographic To Promote Any Business You don’t have to be a high tech company to get the web marketing lift that comes from creating an infographic. In fact, there’s only one thing you need to have to create a great infographic… a good understanding of your customers. Infographics are great because they are easy to understand and easy to share.
60 Really Cool and Creative Error 404 Pages Having a good Error 404 page is perhaps as important as having great contents. Sometimes it may not be your fault visitors landed on error pages, but being able to communicate and direct them back to the home page is as good as a second chance to re-engage a visitor. Error 404 page helps you does that. If you don’t have a Error 404 page on your website or blog, you should probably start thinking of creating one. We’ve previously showcased you 50 Nice And Creative Error 404 Pages, but the Internet is full of creative webmasters. Here’s another 60 Really Cool and Creative Error 404 Pages you should check out. 3 for the start, full list after jump.
Artists' Moving Image Research Network » List of members Prof. Catherine Elwes, CCW Graduate School, University of the Arts London (UAL). Artist, curator and writer. Pratap Rughani, London College of Communication, UAL. Documentary filmmaker, journalist and artist. : Kate Pelling, CCW Graduate School, UAL.