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Circa: How Your Eye Wants To Take Information Via The iPhone

Circa: How Your Eye Wants To Take Information Via The iPhone

Great Design October 26, 2012 0

Tim Shundo is the lead designer behind the new app  Circa, which makes the news more readable by breaking it down into easy to follow headlines and bullet points. Brought to us by the minds

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A Paperless Invite, on Paper

A Paperless Invite, on Paper

Great Design October 25, 2012 0

Alexa and James Hirschfeld, the founders of Paperless Post - and rising stars of New York City’s booming tech start-up scene—are branching into a new realm with their three-year-old online invitation business: paper. The 20-something siblings,

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The Continued Power of Pinterest

The Continued Power of Pinterest

Great Design October 25, 2012 0

Each week, The Huffington Post suggests some of the best boards to follow on Pinterest for design inspiration, here is what they came up with most recently. “If you find yourself browsing Pinterest for

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Sites of Inspiration That Sharpen Your Design Senses

Sites of Inspiration That Sharpen Your Design Senses

Great Design October 25, 2012 0

GreatDesign is all about sharpening your design senses.  We find inspiration to do so everywhere we look, but nowhere is inspiration more rampant than on the world wide web.  It is virtually impossible to

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Why Jack Dorsey lives Great Design

Why Jack Dorsey lives Great Design

Great Design October 24, 2012 0

You cover a lot of ground hanging out with Jack Dorsey. In just the first 15 minutes of a visit to the San Francisco headquarters of Square, which makes the device that turns a

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Unaltered Plans – Rebuilding the Zachary House

Unaltered Plans – Rebuilding the Zachary House

Great Design October 16, 2012 0

Shortly after graduating from the Harvard Graduate School of Design, Stephen Atkinson begged his father to build what would become the original Zachary House. The dogtrot-style  cabin was completed in 1999 but subsequently destroyed in 2005 upon

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Gianfranco Zaccai – Comparing Great Food with Great Design

Gianfranco Zaccai – Comparing Great Food with Great Design

Great Design October 8, 2012 0

In the latest installment of Herman Miller‘s “Why Design” series, the company sat down with Gianfranco Zaccai, co-founder of Boston design company Continuum. In the video, Zaccai explains the analogies between great food and great design

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Sex and the Glissade

Sex and the Glissade

Great Design September 21, 2012 0

If we are doing our job correctly, then GreatDesign should celebrate creativity, especially when it crosses two highly visual disciplines.  In this case, it’s dress and dance. As the dancers graced the Lincoln Center

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Equality is Fundamental to a Just Society

Equality is Fundamental to a Just Society

Parker September 14, 2012 0

Equality is one of the fundamental pillars in the Great Design of a just society. The Jock Kingdom has long struggled with issues of equality, in the most specific sense when it comes to

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Marc Newson: A New Handbook for Creative Inspiration

Marc Newson: A New Handbook for Creative Inspiration

Great Design September 7, 2012 0

Marc Newson, never shy about stretching the limits of our imagination, has brought us fascinating timepieces, boats, planes and even a spaceship. His creativity takes us from mass-produced objects to fashion to limited edition

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