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Manufacturing Your Design Career

“What a day. What a time. Design and all it stands for and how it’s helped me succeed. Here’s how I’m manufacturing my career.” On Thursday, February 2nd 2017, CEO of ANDesign Lab, Andrew Namminga was invited to be the opening speaker for the Duncan

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Small Business Trends : Office Plants

Looking to get more creative? It starts with your work space! Office Plants are revitalizing especially working in a high pressure, deadline driven creative environment. I looked at the NASA Clean Air Study as my point of reference for this list of “office plants for creative

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Free Wifi for New Yorkers…maybe.

FCC approves $170 million for New York broadband WiFi expansion. At long last, the FCC can move forward with reforming its rural connection subsidies for the broadband era. If you work in media, then you know that there is nothing higher than the Federal Communication

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ATTN HIPPIES: VW’s Self-Driving, Electric Mini Bus

It seems as if every car manufacturer now is working to becoming an electric vehicle maker.  Volkswagen launched the ID, the first vehicle in a new family of electric vehicles using its Modular Electric Drive Kit E.V. platform. It won’t be arriving until 2020, by

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Uber Beacon adds Color-System to Distinguish Car for Rider

Uber Beacon has found out how to get you to your ride in the clutter of leaving a concert.  Uber announced in December 2016 that it will be deploying new hardware called Uber Beacon in select cities, starting in Miami, Denver, Nashville and Newcastle in the

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2016, the Year of Faulty Battery

Battery Life The shortcoming of  battery in 2016 devices was a real deal breaker (and recall enforcement). We got to see a lot of tech gone wrong this year. So rounding up a particular tech-issue for the year was tough…but of course, we could leave

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Instagram on Windows 95?

Imagine searching through the Instagram explore page while using your very first computer… Woah. The way these kids nowadays are born into their Instagram accounts, would have been the same for the Windows 95 generation of earlier–except in more pixelated graphics and possibly some film scan

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Equity Investments — The New Crowdfunding

Would you invest 100$ into a crowdfunding start-up? Sure. But, how helpful is that as an investor? Translating an innovative concept into a thriving business is a complicated and unpredictable proposition. Traditional banks are often reluctant to fund vulnerable startups with what they perceive as unproven ideas. Considering

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A Portable Color Guide by PANTONE Studio

Transform your inspiration in a connected studio workspace all in the language of PANTONE. When your core consumers are print designers and the world is becoming increasingly digital, you look for new ways to sustain your grip on the industry. Discover color harmonies, values, and cross references

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IDSA’s Most Innovative Tech Brands of 2016

Founded in 1965, the nonprofit Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) is one of the oldest and largest membership associations for industrial design professionals. IDSA has thousands of members in dozens of Student Chapters, Professional Chapters and Special Interest Sections in the United States and internationally. IDSA sponsors the annual International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA), the world’s most