It's time for our best news of this week. 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 03/13

Why Google Releases New Apps: They're Desperate for Content
Why Google Releases New Apps: They're Desperate for Content

Wacom Cintiq 21UX hands-on
Wacom Cintiq 21UX hands-on

40 Brilliantly Illustrated Web Designs
40 Brilliantly Illustrated Web Designs

Design Around the World: Metro Maps
Design Around the World: Metro Maps

richard evans: information leak
richard evans: information leak

5 Reasons Why We Are Already Depressed About The iPad
5 Reasons Why We Are Already Depressed About The iPad

What a birth of a child could teach you about management?
What a birth of a child could teach you about management?

Jesolo Magica by Zaha Hadid Architects
Jesolo Magica by Zaha Hadid Architects

How to Create a Highly Detailed Hi-Tech Power Button – Basix
How to Create a Highly Detailed Hi-Tech Power Button – Basix

Forms On Mobile Devices: Modern Solutions
Forms On Mobile Devices: Modern Solutions

44 Impressive Examples of Reflection Photography
44 Impressive Examples of Reflection Photography

Photography by Leonard Gren
Photography by Leonard Gren

How to Be Corporate and Still Be Creative
How to Be Corporate and Still Be Creative

37 Stunning Examples of CG Art and Digital Illustration
37 Stunning Examples of CG Art and Digital Illustration

Thursday 03/11

Why Losing Everything is a Winning Move for Designers
Why Losing Everything is a Winning Move for Designers

30 Examples of How to Bring Typography to the Next Level
30 Examples of How to Bring Typography to the Next Level

Color Isn’t Always Better
Color Isn’t Always Better


Opera Mini 5 Beta For Android Released

Google’s Chief Economist: “Newspapers Have Never Made Much Money From News”
Google’s Chief Economist: “Newspapers Have Never Made Much Money From News”

Google Reader Makes A More Visual Play
Google Reader Makes A More Visual Play

Does HTML5 Really Beat Flash? The Surprising Results of New Tests
Does HTML5 Really Beat Flash? The Surprising Results of New Tests

An Entrepreneur's View On The Benefits of Coworking
An Entrepreneur's View On The Benefits of Coworking

OO HD wireless projector concept reaches for the stars, almost grabs 'em (video)
OO HD wireless projector concept reaches for the stars, almost grabs 'em (video)

WordPress vs. ExpressionEngine: Apples and Oranges?
WordPress vs. ExpressionEngine: Apples and Oranges?

What Happens to Your Website If You Die?
What Happens to Your Website If You Die?

Wednesday 03/10

Showcase of Textures in Print Design
Showcase of Textures in Print Design

REWORK is now in stores
REWORK is now in stores

Staying Motivated at Work with a Status Board [Workflow]
Staying Motivated at Work with a Status Board [Workflow]

Foursquare Launching 16 New Badges For SXSW – Check Them Out Here
Foursquare Launching 16 New Badges For SXSW – Check Them Out Here

Andy Gilmore Illustrations
Andy Gilmore Illustrations

51 - 1 arquitectos: museum of modern art, colombia
51 - 1 arquitectos: museum of modern art, colombia

Entering The Wonderful World of Geo Location
Entering The Wonderful World of Geo Location

Foursquare’s New Site Design Starts To Roll Live As Gossip Girl Pays Homage — Well, Maybe
Foursquare’s New Site Design Starts To Roll Live As Gossip Girl Pays Homage — Well, Maybe

10 Principles For Not Killing Your Startup
10 Principles For Not Killing Your Startup

4N wristwatch delivers digital time in a mechanical fashion
4N wristwatch delivers digital time in a mechanical fashion

Tuesday 09/03

SGLight House / GRAU.ZERO
SGLight House / GRAU.ZERO

Casa Diamante - XTEN Architecture
Casa Diamante - XTEN Architecture

Blurry Lights of NYC
Blurry Lights of NYC

Hire an illustrator! – New website launch!
Hire an illustrator! – New website launch!

How to Make Your Personal QR Code [Cameraphones]
How to Make Your Personal QR Code [Cameraphones]

New Tron Legacy Trailer
New Tron Legacy Trailer

the art of chess
the art of chess

New Design, New Host, and Tumblr: How, Why
New Design, New Host, and Tumblr: How, Why

Apple May Soon Bring Apps to Your TV
Apple May Soon Bring Apps to Your TV

Gorillaz+Birds & Souls+Tanlines+Loscil
Gorillaz+Birds & Souls+Tanlines+Loscil

Monday 03/08


Apple iPad - TV ad - Spot Oscar 2010

Brazil: The New Home of Financial Innovation?
Brazil: The New Home of Financial Innovation?

Acer working on frameless laptop with touchscreen keyboard?
Acer working on frameless laptop with touchscreen keyboard?

A lava lamp and a Nexus One tested under 3 Gs of force (video)
A lava lamp and a Nexus One tested under 3 Gs of force (video)

Common Questions About Design Professionalism
Common Questions About Design Professionalism

Great use of Typography in Advertising – 150+ Examples
Great use of Typography in Advertising – 150+ Examples

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.