Aug 21, 2016
We all had a long week of work, school and maybe vacation (some of us) and after spending some time relaxing with family, friends; we'll mostly spend be ready to tackle a new week. Before you do, it's time for the Weekly Roundup where we curated our some of the interesting things that happened on the Web either it is news, a new tool to try, a cool video and some sites inspiration that caught on attention. We'll also include some Abduzeedo articles from the past week just in case that you've missed them. Time to sit back, see what you've missed and gear up for the next one.
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From the Web
The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is the best phone I’ve ever reviewed. Unfortunately, there is one problem with I didn’t notice until recently. It scratches really easily.
Ubisoft built a headset that lets you smell farts as you play the new South Park game via TheNextWeb
In an upcoming game, South Park: The Fractured But Whole, the main character’s superpower is farting. He uses what Ubisoft says is “the power of the ass” to move around and fight enemies. And while VR gaming is the the new rage, farts aren’t exactly visible, so Ubisoft went ahead and created a rig that lets you smell farts during gameplay instead.
Backtrack via ProductHunt
Track FedEx, UPS and USPS deliveries from Slack
Pleo via ProductHunt
Learning languages by watching movies
I attribute this to the mobile revolution, nowadays it's vital to be able to test your designs on the device. There are so many details that get lost in translation otherwise. Among the most popular tools Framer ranks at the top for many. Yes Lee shares some amazing examples of navigation style design that illustrate that quite well.
We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every week we'll assemble a perfect office, and we'd like you to help us. What equipment would the perfect office have?
I'm still impressed by how some artists take their art to a next level with simple ideas. Shamekh Bluwi is a very talented architect, visual artist and fashion illustrator that has tons of exquisite fashion illustration on his Instagram and Facebook Page.
We are following the work of Andre do Amaraland his team over Squarespace. Andre has been building a team and working on several experiments. That's a great exercise to accomplish!
We've previously featured the work from Serafim Mendes with Invisible Cities on Abduzeedo and now he's back with a collaboration with Danny Ivan on their submission for Andante Design Contest where they had to create a new concept for the metro cards on its branding and also providing designs for advertising and promotional content.
This week, we are going with a theme of Textures. We are paying an homage to our series of Tuesday Total Textures we originally had on Abduzeedo with a beautiful collection of images that you can use on your next project. Hope you will enjoy these!