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The Starbucks Logo, As You Know It, Was Once Too ‘Beautiful’ For Its Designers

The Starbucks Logo, As You Know It, Was Once Too ‘Beautiful’ For Its Designers

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Starbucks logo via Wikimedia Commons By now, you might have learned that the golden ratio isn’t always the best framework for logo and graphic design—two of the world’s
Artist Illustrates The First Time He Finally Meets His Long Distance Girlfriend

Artist Illustrates The First Time He Finally Meets His Long Distance Girlfriend

Image by and featured with permission Italian-based digital artist met and fell in love with a girl online. The couple started chatting regularly after getting introduced on the streaming platform,

IKEA x Designer Tom Dixon To Release Unique Modular Sofa In February 2018

[Click here to view the video in this article] IKEA has teamed up with renowned British designer Tom Dixon to create an innovative sofa design that enables customization with clever options and
Japan Debuts ‘Trouser Sleeping Bag’ So Partners Won’t ‘Waist’ Time Staying Awake

Japan Debuts ‘Trouser Sleeping Bag’ So Partners Won’t ‘Waist’ Time Staying Awake

[Click here to view the video in this article] Image via Felissimo Who wears the pants in your relationship? With this sleeping bag, it won’t matter anymore—you both get to share a pair. It might
Timberland’s Beastly ‘Crocadylian’ Model Joins Its Reptilian-Inspired Series

Timberland’s Beastly ‘Crocadylian’ Model Joins Its Reptilian-Inspired Series

Following its sexy ‘White Serpent’ boots, Timberland adds another reptilian-inspired number to its collection. The ‘Crocadylian’ model is a makeover of its classic six-inch field boots. It comes with
Brutally Savage Yet Hilarious ‘Brexit Stamps’ Are Cracking Up Twitter

Brutally Savage Yet Hilarious ‘Brexit Stamps’ Are Cracking Up Twitter

Image by RJonesUX and featured with permission The Royal Mail might’ve been eager to churn out a Game of Thrones-themed collection, but when it comes to creating a commemorative stamp to honor
IKEA’s February 2018 Collection Adds A Touch Of Playfulness To Everyday Living

IKEA’s February 2018 Collection Adds A Touch Of Playfulness To Everyday Living

Image via IKEA Tables, lamps, and other day-to-day wares will soon take center stage in your home—IKEA ushers in the month of February with a bevy of cheerful products that “make everyday life more
TV Star Under Fire After Offering To Pay Wedding Photographer With Exposure

TV Star Under Fire After Offering To Pay Wedding Photographer With Exposure

Image via Shutterstock Jay Hutton, a member of British reality show Tattoo Fixers, incited public backlash after a photographer shared an absurd offer he’d received from Hutton’s
Get Paid To Eat Chicken Nuggets By Becoming A ‘Chicken Nuggets Connoisseur’

Get Paid To Eat Chicken Nuggets By Becoming A ‘Chicken Nuggets Connoisseur’

Image via Shutterstock Brace yourself because one of the most coveted job openings is coming to town. B&M, the UK variety retailer that sells home goods and groceries, is hiring for the position
Onitsuka Tiger Now Lets You Customize Your Shoes For Added Kick

Onitsuka Tiger Now Lets You Customize Your Shoes For Added Kick

Image via PR Times ASICS Japan, the maker of Onitsuka Tiger footwear, has announced customization services for the iconic ‘Mexico 66 Deluxe’ silhouette. The ‘Mexico 66 Deluxe’ belongs to Onitsuka
VS Model Censures Magazine For Body Shaming And Saying She Didn’t Fit Its Market

VS Model Censures Magazine For Body Shaming And Saying She Didn’t Fit Its Market

Victoria’s Secret model Nina Agdal has expressed her disapproval over the actions of an unnamed publication that had apparently pulled her cover story and photo shoot after realizing Agdal “did not
Kanye West Spotted Walking Out And About In A Hybrid YEEZY Boost Silhouette

Kanye West Spotted Walking Out And About In A Hybrid YEEZY Boost Silhouette

Image via Liam Goodner / Shutterstock.com Kanye West was recently seen out on the streets in an unreleased version of the YEEZY ‘Boost 700 Wave Runner’ silhouette. West was first caught wearing it

Google’s Product Design Lead Releases Images Of The Brand’s Prototypes

Image via The Keyword What did your favorite Google products look like before they got to consumers’ hands? In an interview for ‘The She Word’—an empowering series by Google’s The Keyword blog—the
Model Flaunts ‘Bacne’ And Stretch Marks In Un-Retouched Swimwear Campaign

Model Flaunts ‘Bacne’ And Stretch Marks In Un-Retouched Swimwear Campaign

Lifestyle and beauty blogger Nià Pettitt took to Instagram to share a recent experience whilst modeling in a swimwear campaign for Aerie. In the photos, a white swimsuit-clad Pettitt shows off her
Can You Spot The Difference Between China’s Fake ‘Paris’ And The Real City?

Can You Spot The Difference Between China’s Fake ‘Paris’ And The Real City?

Images by François Prost and featured with permission If you want to see the Eiffel Tower and the Versailles, you now have options. First of course is Paris, France. But if you are looking for
H&M Hires ‘Diversity Leader’ Amid Controversial ‘Monkey Hoodie’ Backlash

H&M Hires ‘Diversity Leader’ Amid Controversial ‘Monkey Hoodie’ Backlash

Image via monticello / Shutterstock.com In its attempts to redeem itself following its controversial ‘monkey hoodie’ debacle, Swedish fashion retailer H&M has that it will be appointing a global

Future iOS Update Will Let Users Disable Slowing Of iPhones, Says Tim Cook

[Click here to view the video in this article] Image via Anna Hoychuk / Shutterstock.com It’s been well established that Apple deliberately throttles the performance of iPhone batteries to prolong
McDonald’s Reveals Packaging Changes That Could Greatly Influence Its Industry

McDonald’s Reveals Packaging Changes That Could Greatly Influence Its Industry

Image via 8th.creator / Shutterstock.com Fast food giant McDonald’s might not be creating an eco-friendlier version of its logo anytime soon, but the same can’t be said about all of its
NASA Unveils Makeup Kit That Its Men Designed For Female Astronauts

NASA Unveils Makeup Kit That Its Men Designed For Female Astronauts

Image via Shutterstock You’ve probably seen the kind of food astronauts eat or how much cooler fidget spinners work in space—but did you know NASA was once interested in creating full-fledged makeup
Starbucks Introduces An ‘Everything Croissant’—And It Is, Well, Everything

Starbucks Introduces An ‘Everything Croissant’—And It Is, Well, Everything

Image via Starbucks Starbucks has announced a French-inspired take on an American favorite, the ‘Everything Bagel’, and it truly has it all. It’s got a mix of salty and sweet flavors that contrast