A short film about the typeface Times New Roman.
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!
Here’s a beautiful and very private glimpse into the life of Brooklyn based designer and educator James Victore.
Fascinating tutorial on how to ‘roll’ your t-shirts in a way that they won’t crease and save space in your suitcase! Taken from this Lifehacker post on The Best Military Tricks to Make Your Daily Life Easier.
In this brand new TED Talk Simon Sinek asks: What makes a great leader? He suggests it’s someone who makes their employees feel secure, who draws staffers into a circle of trust. But creating trust and safety — especially in an uneven economy — means taking on big responsibility.
This Good World is a search discovery platform that highlights and supports businesses doing good things.
Animated adaptation of a commencement speech given by George Saunders at Syracuse University, May 2013.
Watching traffic moving trough this intersection in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia makes my heart race a bit faster.
“Tom Walked to her apartment intoxicated by the promise of the evening. He believed that this time his expectations would align with reality.”
(500) Days of Summer, directed by Marc Webb.
In this simple 3-minute TED talk, Dr. Laura Trice muses on the power of the magic words “thank you”. So powerful!
Wonderful interview with the legendary and wise Milton Glaser, as part of Costa Rica’s International Design Festival.
Amazon Dash is a handheld Wi-Fi wand that includes a barcode scanner and a microphone, allowing you to scan or say what you’re running low on without having to leave your kitchen. Woah, Amazon is agressively taking convenience to a whole new level. I can’t help but admit that this doesn’t feel good. Don’t get me wrong, I am guilty of ordering from Amazon. But I have consciously started reconsidering what exactly I am ordering online. If a small local business sells it close by, I will go there.
The examples they’re showing in this video are making me a bit sad; milk? You really want to get one jug of milk in a big cardboard delivered the next day? Also, doesn’t the iphone app already do exactly this?
ps: I first thought this was an April’s Fools Joke.