Recent Posts - page 2

  • The Secretive Company That Might End Privacy as We Know It

    His tiny company, Clearview AI, devised a groundbreaking facial recognition app. You take a picture of a person, upload it and get to see public photos of that person, along with links to where those photos appeared. The system —… Read More ›

  • Nototo

    Studies over the past few decades have shown that humans have a remarkable ability to remember images and space. By presenting notes as objects on a 2-d plane, Nototo allows users to build a unified mental map, or memory palace,… Read More ›

  • Selling Hedonism in Postwar America

    Before World War II, the U.S. was notoriously dominated by puritanical values that elevated productivity and denigrated pleasurable consumption. In the postwar period, marketing and advertising experts pushed back against this value system. Among the most important figures in this… Read More ›

  • The (Unofficial) Apple Archive

    Dedicated to the unsung studio designers, copywriters, producers, ADs, CDs, and everyone else who creates wonderful things. Dedicated to those who stayed up late and got up early to get on the family iMac to recreate event slides in Keynote…. Read More ›

  • Easy Pay (Apple made this!)

    I guess Apple didn’t always display the best taste- the worst video you will see today. via The Loop.

  • Beautiful News

    A collection of good news, positive trends, uplifting statistics and facts — all beautifully visualized by Information is Beautiful. We’ll be releasing a chart every day for a year to move our attention beyond dramatic news headlines to the slow… Read More ›

  • Apart of Me

    Apart of Me – A beautiful world, built to guide you through your darkest moments. This game is designed to help you cope with the death of a loved one. Welcome, to your island. A magical, peaceful world populated by… Read More ›