Tag Archive: Designer


Designer Announces Steve Jobs Tribute Desk, Gives Percentage Of Proceeds To Cancer Research

Kyle Buckner has been inspired by Steve Jobs his whole life, ultimately choosing a career in design due to the Apple founder’s influence.

Today, he announced a new tribute piece in honor of the first anniversary of Jobs’ passing: a specially designed desk, available in two colors from his website. The desks are a labor of love from Buckner that include a special Steve Jobs logo, designed specifically for this  [Read More…]

Last Chance To Become A Web Designer With The Rosetta Stone Of Code Language [Deals]

Let’s say you want to program, oh, everything. Websites, responsive-design websites, iOS games, and iOS apps. Then let’s through in, just for kicks and giggles, Ruby and PS6. Cool?

This is hours and hours of classes. If you take classes the “traditional” way in a classroom, getting through all this will take a while. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all for in-person classes (I teach them myself), but I’m also a big fan  [Read More…]

Last Chance To Become A Web Designer With The Rosetta Stone Of Code Language [Deals]

Let’s say you want to program, oh, everything. Websites, responsive-design websites, iOS games, and iOS apps. Then let’s through in, just for kicks and giggles, Ruby and PS6. Cool?

This is hours and hours of classes. If you take classes the “traditional” way in a classroom, getting through all this will take a while. Don’t get me wrong, I’m all for in-person classes (I teach them myself), but I’m also a big fan  [Read More…]

Designer Makes Concept Flash Cards For Hipster Kids [Gallery]

The kids of the Hipster Generation will have it real easy, brother. They’re going to be taught by their parents about the health benefits of organic food, the sartorial qualities of plaid vests, and of course, product design. So the best way to innoculate the good qualities of the Hipster worldview might be by making them learn it through beautifully designed, old-school flash cards.

And guess what? Apple has a place  [Read More…]

Samsung-Apple Trial Day 9, Industrial Designer Jin-Soo Kim Testifies [Liveblog]

 

Samsung continues its defense in the San Jose patent trial today against Apple, with more witnesses declaring Apple is the original copycat in the touch-screen mobile business.

We dig back in as one of the Samsung’s top executives, Industrial Designer Jin-Soo Kim, testifies about his role in the product development business.

[Live blog]

1158AM: Kim is the second witness who has traveled from Seoul, Korea, to testify on behalf of the  [Read More…]

Mac Icon Designer Susan Kare Will Testify In Apple Versus Samsung Trial

Kare designed the famous “Happy Mac” icon and many others we still use today.

Susan Kare, the graphic designer famous for creating a number of icons for the Macintosh, will be called as a witness in the ongoing trial between Apple and Samsung. Kare will reportedly talk about the similarities between the user interface graphics on the iPhone and Samsung’s Galaxy devices.Kare designed the Mac’s “Happy Mac” startup icon, the Command symbol,  [Read More…]

Samsung Tried To Send Former Apple Designer $60 To Testify In Trial

Last week we found out that back in 2006 Apple Industrial Designer, Shin Nishibori, was asked to create mockups of what an iPhone-like device would look like if created by Sony. Nishibori’s prototype mockups have become a hot item of debate in the Apple vs Samsung trial as Samsung was hoping to use them as evidence that Apple copied Sony.

The court recently dismissed the images, but Samsung wanted to get  [Read More…]

Jumsoft’s First Template Pack For Word Can Turn Anyone Into a Graphic Designer

Jumsoft’s first collection of Word templates give a stunning designer look to any business or personal documents.

Jumsoft has announced its first pack of Word for Mac templates. Named the Inspiration Set for Word, the pack contains 169 templates for almost any document or project from business stationary to canning jar labels – of them beautifully designed by Jumsoft’s team of professional graphic designers.

Jumsoft has made a name for itself with  [Read More…]

High-Flying Shoe Designer Loves iPhone-Controlled Helicopter Toy

Christian Louboutin, whose signature red-soled stilettos shod Carrie Bradshaw in Sex in the City, is a big fan of an iPhone-controlled toy.* In one of those evergreen profiles the New York Times runs where a notable talks about their uber-cool gadgets (for Louboutin it’s the iPhone toy), cinematic obsessions (Bollywood) and imbibing habits (bourbon sour) he had this to say about what he’s currently “piloting:” My business partner gave me  [Read More…]