The Inspiration for Ariana Grande’s New Song Is So Relatable

Ariana Grande has done it again, people. The Thank U, Next singer has unleashed yet another bop into the world. This one’s called “Boyfriend,” and it was cowritten by the duo Social House, with whom she frequently collaborates. Sonically it’s right on par with the songs she released on both the Sweetener and Thank U, Next albums: soulful and R&B-tinged with an incredibly catchy […]

New Business Trend: An Authentic Commitment To Purpose

“Ding dong, AVON calling!” was a catchphrase in the ’60s that represented more than door-to-door direct selling of cosmetics; it represented financial independence for women and a culture shift. More than 50 years later, the iconic brand is signaling a new business trend about putting purpose first by agreeing to an all-stock sale to Brazil-based beauty brand Natura valued at $2 billion, […]

Barcelona Unveil New Typography for All Professional Teams Ahead of 2019/20 Season

Barcelona have unveiled their new typography ahead of the new season, FC Barcelona Play, which will feature on the backs of their shirts as well as in all club marketing during the upcoming season. It’s the first time that Barça have designed their own typography for these purposes, with the previous designs all being driven by […]

Apple Exclusive Details New iPhone Design Changes

It continues to get worse for Apple’s polarising new iPhones (particularly the oddball iPhone XR2). And now a new exclusive has revealed there’s no escape from Apple’s bizarre 2019 designs. Apple iPhone 11 render based on latest information CONCEPT CREATOR The always excellent 9to5Mac has attained physical cases for both new iPhone ranges from acclaimed Apple insider Sonny Dickson. And Dickson himself has […]

Australia’s Internet Is Worse Than Kazakstan’s, New Survey Shows

It’s no secret that home internet in Australia can kind of suck at one time or another. There’s nothing worse than watching that episode of Game of Thrones and having it buffer at the crucial time. But before you call your service provider and give them a piece of your mind, it’s worth noting that our Internet […]

Apple’s Shocking New iPhone Design Makes Sense

It’s true, Apple’s new iPhones won’t win any beauty contests and they will be even more expensive. But new information reveals their most radical upgrade really does look exciting… Updated iPhone 11 render based on new leaks CASHKARO AND ONLEAKS Working with Cashkaro, OnLeaks (aka Steve Hemmerstoffer) is back with detailed renders of the so-called iPhone 11/XI and new specifications. But […]

China’s new regulations outlaw blood and poker… in video games

China’s uneasy relationship with the video game industry became even more thorny last week. New regulations from the government — who must approve all new games within the country — won’t be approving any games that feature blood, card games, or palace intrigue. Any game company that wants to sell their product in China needs […]

Purple Heart Recipient’s Mission: Design 1 New VFW Post Each Year

A Vietnam veteran and member of the Military Order of the Purple Heart listens during the Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Recognition Day ceremonies at the State Capitol in Atlanta. (William Carraway/Georgia National Guard) 24 Mar 2019 The Times-Tribune, Scranton, Pa. | By Frank Wilkes Lesnefsky Emotions sweep over Eugene “Gene” Ogozalek when he talks about designing […]

From Tupperware To The Fiat Cinquecento: A New MoMA Retrospective Defines Good Design

A good cup of coffee is a wonder of chemistry. To make the preparation flawless, the chemist Peter Schlumbohm conceived a coffee maker as he’d design an experiment. Introduced in 1941, and still in production, the Chemex has the clean look of laboratory glassware. Currently on view at the Museum of Modern Art, it’s an […]