It's time for our best news of this week, the first one of 2010. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other crazy stuff! So take a look at the links we've selected for your inspiration and to keep you updated about what's going on out there!

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Friday 01/01

Jay-Z – On To The Next One
Jay-Z – On To The Next One

A New Year's gift to Engadget readers: 3 minutes of Woz
A New Year's gift to Engadget readers: 3 minutes of Woz

How to Create a Slick Anime Character in Photoshop
How to Create a Slick Anime Character in Photoshop

When NOT to Use Social Media
When NOT to Use Social Media

Welcoming 2010
Welcoming 2010

Hong Kong Pavilion for Shanghai 2010 / Ida and Billy
Hong Kong Pavilion for Shanghai 2010 / Ida and Billy

Believe it or not: Avatar takes 1 petabyte of storage space, equivalent to a 32 YEAR long MP3.
Believe it or not: Avatar takes 1 petabyte of storage space, equivalent to a 32 YEAR long MP3.

House Vvg / Grosfeld van der Velde Architecten
House Vvg / Grosfeld van der Velde Architecten

studios architecture: earthsmart hub
studios architecture: earthsmart hub

Engadget now available for Pre and Pixi: the first webOS app of 2010 (and 1000th in the Catalog)!
Engadget now available for Pre and Pixi: the first webOS app of 2010 (and 1000th in the Catalog)!

Thursday 12/31

MMX
MMX

The Google Countdown Reveals Its Explosively Colorful Secret
The Google Countdown Reveals Its Explosively Colorful Secret

In case you don’t know Portugal street art,...
In case you don’t know Portugal street art,...


Let's Move Away From Social Media and Get Down to Business

Free 2010 Calendar Printables.
Free 2010 Calendar Printables.

Set Up 2010 for a 365-Day Photo Project [New Year's]
Set Up 2010 for a 365-Day Photo Project

Ten reasons why an Android phone is not a phone for me
Ten reasons why an Android phone is not a phone for me


Improve 3G Modem Reception with a Kitchen Pot [Clever Uses]

What is That Next Conference Going to Do For Your Freelancing?
What is That Next Conference Going to Do For Your Freelancing?

adidas and porsche design sport shoes
adidas and porsche design sport shoes

Stunning Fireworks Photos
Stunning Fireworks Photos

Johnny Walker F1
Johnny Walker F1

Twitter Trends in 2009: A Retrospective
Twitter Trends in 2009: A Retrospective

Marlies Romberg’s Wooden Computer Workstation...
Marlies Romberg’s Wooden Computer Workstation...


First Crisp and Clear Video Demo of Google’s Nexus One. 10 Minutes of it.

Nexus One trounces 3D benchmark, gets caught in high-res photoshoot
Nexus One trounces 3D benchmark, gets caught in high-res photoshoot

Wednesday 12/30

How Are We Going To Say “2010?? A Website Comes Just In The Nick Of Time.
How Are We Going To Say “2010?? A Website Comes Just In The Nick Of Time.

Motorola buys Super Bowl ad spot
Motorola buys Super Bowl ad spot

Olympic Gold by Lara de Greef
Olympic Gold by Lara de Greef

TOP 9 2009
TOP 9 2009

84 Media By Colby Thueson
84 Media By Colby Thueson

Britain's Conservative Party Offers £1 Million Prize for New Crowdsourcing Platform
Britain's Conservative Party Offers £1 Million Prize for New Crowdsourcing Platform

House in Santa Catalina by Nicolás del Campo
House in Santa Catalina by Nicolás del Campo

Evernote Reaches Two Million Lifeloggers, Half Of Them Are On The iPhone
Evernote Reaches Two Million Lifeloggers, Half Of Them Are On The iPhone

7 Must-See Web Design Videos and Presentations
7 Must-See Web Design Videos and Presentations

The Most Popular Posts of 2009
The Most Popular Posts of 2009

2009 – The Year The Clouds Reigned And Rained
2009 – The Year The Clouds Reigned And Rained

Ten gadgets that defined the decade
Ten gadgets that defined the decade

How to Start Freelancing (Without Quitting Your Job) [Career]
How to Start Freelancing (Without Quitting Your Job) [Career]

Bonnier Mag+ Prototype - The Magazine of the Near Future
Bonnier Mag+ Prototype - The Magazine of the Near Future

Lindsay Lohan and her naked photo session
Lindsay Lohan and her naked photo session

OnLive shows off UI and iPhone use in marathon tech demo (video)
OnLive shows off UI and iPhone use in marathon tech demo (video)

tesla roadster
tesla roadster

10 Things You Need for Your Social Media Road Trip
10 Things You Need for Your Social Media Road Trip

Ricardo Barcellos
Ricardo Barcellos

Flixster Users Name Top 2009 Movies: Avatar, Star Trek And The Blind Side
Flixster Users Name Top 2009 Movies: Avatar, Star Trek And The Blind Side

An old scanned copy of ITC type foundry's...
An old scanned copy of ITC type foundry's...

Tuesday 12/29

Remains of the Day: Write an iPhone Game in an All-Nighter Edition [For What It's Worth]
Remains of the Day: Write an iPhone Game in an All-Nighter Edition [For What It's Worth]

With Nexus One, Is Google Eating Its Own Dogfood Or Its Own Children?
With Nexus One, Is Google Eating Its Own Dogfood Or Its Own Children?

The Art and Beauty of Japanese Tattoos
The Art and Beauty of Japanese Tattoos

Top 5 Web Trends of 2009: Mobile Web & Augmented Reality
Top 5 Web Trends of 2009: Mobile Web & Augmented Reality

Goodbye Kindle? Full-colour e-book readers launch next month
Goodbye Kindle? Full-colour e-book readers launch next month

Getting Things Done in the Land of Sand [Featured Workspace]
Getting Things Done in the Land of Sand [Featured Workspace]

Google Announces Android Event for January 5th [News
Google Announces Android Event for January 5th [News

Best of CH 2009: Top Five iPhone Apps
Best of CH 2009: Top Five iPhone Apps

Showcase of Outstanding Fashion Blogs and Hype Online Outlets
Showcase of Outstanding Fashion Blogs and Hype Online Outlets

Dead But Not Forgotten: 12 Incredible Creatures That Went Extinct
Dead But Not Forgotten: 12 Incredible Creatures That Went Extinct

The World Spent $112 Billion On 205 Million TVs This Year: 69 Percent Were LCD TVs.
The World Spent $112 Billion On 205 Million TVs This Year: 69 Percent Were LCD TVs.

Five years since the Tsunami
Five years since the Tsunami

The Best and Worst Architecture of the Decade
The Best and Worst Architecture of the Decade

Smashing Highlights 2009
Smashing Highlights 2009

The Apple Tablet: Will It Be Called iSlate, iGuide, Or Something Else?
The Apple Tablet: Will It Be Called iSlate, iGuide, Or Something Else?

Airline Logos
Airline Logos

Survey says...
Survey says...

What Was YOUR Best Piece of Writing in 2009?
What Was YOUR Best Piece of Writing in 2009?

8 Things Every Geek Needs to Do Before 2010
8 Things Every Geek Needs to Do Before 2010

How to Use Smart Guides in Illustrator
How to Use Smart Guides in Illustrator

Monday 12/28

Jacques Dequeker photography
Jacques Dequeker photography

Architectural Cantilevers
Architectural Cantilevers

The Lego Kitchen
The Lego Kitchen

Global Warming by Banksy
Global Warming by Banksy

Best of CH 2009: Top Five Street Art Shows
Best of CH 2009: Top Five Street Art Shows

Tracks Headphones
Tracks Headphones

20 Trends to skip (or keep) for 2010
20 Trends to skip (or keep) for 2010


Creating a plan to achieve your 2010 resolutions

burj dubai to be world's tallest building - just how tall
burj dubai to be world's tallest building - just how tall

Data Tables In Modern Web Design
Data Tables In Modern Web Design

This Floater’s for the Eye
This Floater’s for the Eye

Awesome 1920s Kodak Studio Camera
Awesome 1920s Kodak Studio Camera

Diggnation’s Alex Albrecht launches an iPhone app: Duel
Diggnation’s Alex Albrecht launches an iPhone app: Duel

A Decade of Innovation: How We See the Internet 10 Years After the Boom
A Decade of Innovation: How We See the Internet 10 Years After the Boom

About the author of this post

I'm an architect and designer from Porto Alegre, Brazil. I've been working with design since he got my degree in architecture, a bit odd isnt it? I'm a fan of Fireworks, CSS among other skills. Besides that I'm co-founder of ZEE.