Georgia O’Keeffe Reveals Inspiration Behind Some of Her Most Famous Paintings in Newly Uncovered Letters

A never-before-seen collection of letters from American artist Georgia O’Keeffeand her husband, photographer and art dealer Alfred Stieglitz, sheds light on her artistic process, her quest for independence and her poetic observations about New York City and New Mexico — which became central to her iconic paintings. The Library of Congress announced Thursday that it had […]

How the ‘Willy Wonka Of Design’ Reimagines Corporate Leadership

“Total bombardment” is how experience design pioneer Nelly Ben Hayoun describes her presentation style. Speaking at Fortune’s Brainstorm Design conference in Singapore earlier this month, that descriptor was just about the only moment where minimalism took hold. Ben Hayoun warned the audience that her speech—built on 275 slides, covering topics ranging from philosophy to film and delivered […]

Great Design Is the Key to True Product Differentiation

Todd Bracher, founder and creative director of Todd Bracher Studio, speaking at the 2019 Fortune Brainstorm Design conference in Singapore. Stefen Chow for Fortune By JAMIE O’BRIEN 11:39 PM EDT What does everyone truly want from their business? According to Todd Bracher, founder and creative director of Todd Bracher Studio, it’s not profit, market dominance, or […]

From Apple to APAC: how Eight Inc is pushing experience design in Asia

Eight Inc has hired Andrew Au to its APAC team Eight Inc is adding to its leadership team in Asia Pacific, with the appointment of Andrew Au as executive director for APAC. The agency, which was born from a reputation as being ‘Apple’s secret weapon’, has spent almost a decade building its Asia office around […]

Is Russia Going to War Against the Internet?

Last month, Russia’s influential Vedomosti newspaper reported that Google has begun complying with a 2017 Russian law requiring search engines to block websites labeled as “extremist” from showing up in its search results. The tech giant had been battling it out with the Russian government for some time, but it seems that, after numerous fines and official threats of […]

World Wide Web Turns 30: The Most Interesting Facts About The Internet That You Probably Didn’t Know of

The Internet is our lifeline. Be it accessing web pages through a web browser, or the good old apps on your phone, the Internet is the one pipeline that lets you get information, stay up to date, do research, and even stay connected with friends and family. Most of us heavily rely on the Internet, […]

Thousands of Russians protest against internet restrictions

MOSCOW: Thousands of people took to the streets of Moscow and two other cities on Sunday to rally against tighter internet restrictions, in some of the biggest protests in the Russian capital in years. Lawmakers last month backed tighter internet controls contained in legislation they say is necessary to prevent foreign meddling in Russia’s affairs. But some […]