This week we've choosen some good references for graphic designers and 3 articles about architecture also. But one of the biggest news that we've heard about this past 5 days was the negotiation between Google and Digg... around $200 milion... wow!

FRIDAY - 07/25

Back to the Future hoverboard up for auction: $30k to play
Back to the Future hoverboard up for auction: $30k to play

The ReadWriteWeb 12 Second Challenge
The ReadWriteWeb 12 Second Challenge

Workspace of the Week: Pie in the sky
Workspace of the Week: Pie in the sky

strange USB drives
strange USB drives

Talking Heads + The Police + Rush + Simon
Talking Heads + The Police + Rush + Simon

Android Is For The Masses, iPhone For The Rich
Android Is For The Masses, iPhone For The Rich

'cisca:urban seat' by juampi sammartino
'cisca:urban seat' by juampi sammartino

THURSDAY - 07/24

A Small Design Study Of Big Blogs
A Small Design Study Of Big Blogs

Some Vector Magic Ahead
Some Vector Magic Ahead

top types from typecon 2008
top types from typecon 2008

Liveblogging the Facebook Developer Conference
Liveblogging the Facebook Developer Conference

New Ad Formats for Blogs Sneaking Out
New Ad Formats for Blogs Sneaking Out

Elegant Trash
Elegant Trash
Elegant Trash

New piece
New piece

Let's Talk, Dan Funderburgh
Let's Talk, Dan Funderburgh

WEDNESDAY - 07/23

Google In Final Negotiations To Acquire Digg For “Around $200 Million”
Google In Final Negotiations To Acquire Digg For “Around $200 Million”

Photoshop vs Fireworks
Photoshop vs Fireworks

Why are modern sneakers so ugly?
Why are modern sneakers so ugly?

THUESDAY - 07/22

iSkin Brasil
iSkin Brasil

How To Communicate Design Decisions To Clients?
How To Communicate Design Decisions To Clients?

Electric MINI hitting US streets in summer 2009
Electric MINI hitting US streets in summer 2009

iPhone apps help reduce clutter and improve productivity
iPhone apps help reduce clutter and improve productivity

children's toy library by LAN architects
children's toy library by LAN architects

“Extreme” Trade Center Re-branding
“Extreme” Trade Center Re-branding

Office Website Showcase
Office Website Showcase

More Color For Blue Note
More Color For Blue Note

MONDAY - 07/21

Nervo VS Zune
Nervo VS Zune

Characters
Characters

6 tales from UK’s Peculiar Crimes Unit
6 tales from UK’s Peculiar Crimes Unit

The Icelandic National Concert & Conference Centre
The Icelandic National Concert & Conference Centre

Modder shoves emulator, ROMs into actual NES controller
Modder shoves emulator, ROMs into actual NES controller

BlogHer: Who Are Your Favorite Women Bloggers?
BlogHer: Who Are Your Favorite Women Bloggers?

Typography is Sexy: Part 2
Typography is Sexy: Part 2

Pop Art Is Alive: Classics and Modern Artworks
Pop Art Is Alive: Classics and Modern Artworks

Craig Ward: Typography
Craig Ward: Typography

40+ Extremely Beautiful FONTS Hand-picked from deviantART
40+ Extremely Beautiful FONTS Hand-picked from deviantART

Inspiration: CBS logo history
Inspiration: CBS logo history

Adam Brocknbank
Adam Brocknbank

About the author of this post

Abduzeedo is a blog about design. There are all sorts of articles for those who want to look for inspiration. Also you will find very useful tutorials for the most used applications out there, with a special selection of Photoshop Tutorials and Illustrator Tutorials. Of course there are other softwares conteplated like Pixelmator, Fireworks, and web design tutorials.