Creative Commons Creates Search Engine with Over 300 Million Free Images

While in recent years world-class institutions like the Metropolitan Museum of Art have made an effort to make their public domain artworks more accessible, it’s not always easy to find free photos to use in creative projects. Non-profit Creative Commons is looking to change that with the introduction of their long-awaited search engine.

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Incredible Winners of the BigPicture Natural World Photography Competition

Over 6,500 photo submissions were judged by an esteemed panel of experts for the California Academy of Science’s BigPicture Natural World Photography Competition. Photographers from 67 countries put forward their most captivating images of wildlife; but in the end, it was Norwegian photographer Audun Rikardsen who took home the grand prize.

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Google just nonchalantly rebranded its smart home arm

The company announced it would rebrand its Google Home gadgets under the Nest umbrella, an about-face from the past several years.

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I wrote the book on user-friendly design. What I see today horrifies me

The world is designed against the elderly, writes Don Norman, 83-year-old author of the industry bible Design of Everyday Things and a former Apple VP.

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The Notre-Dame fire’s ashes could be used to 3D-print its new gargoyles

A Dutch company promises that it can use broken stone and ash to print perfect replicas of Notre-Dame's ornate stonework.

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Critique is Critical — 5 Ways to Get Better at Accepting and Applying Design Feedback

We've all been there – creating what is, in our minds, the perfect solution. But what happens when it isn't perceived how we expect it to be? As it turns out, accepting critique is challenging, but there's good news... you can change that.

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The Fyre Festival’s terrible pitch deck is now lorem ipsum

Fyre Ipsum is a text generator built by digital studio Postlight Labs that creates paragraphs of text from the original Fyre Festival pitch deck to help format any visual layout you might be working on, from brochures to websites. It’s lorem ipsum, but Fyre-fied!

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The best way to brand a city? With architecture and food

As it turns out, when people are asked the first thing that comes to mind when they think of a city, they tend to think about the architecture and food. We categorize cities through our eyes and our stomachs, through the built environment and the recipes cooked there.

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Artist Spends 6 Years Photographing Life’s Perfectly Timed Coincidences

Over the past six years, artist Denis Cherim has been creatively using his photography to explore the small coincidences that surround us. Perfectly aligned trees, rays of light that cast interesting shadows, moments of duality created by architecture—these are just some of the many occurrences discovered during the Coincidence Project.

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