5 Cliche Logo Design Trends to Avoid

Design Shack, by Joshua Johnson

Logos are one of the trickiest things to get right in the graphic design world. It takes almost zero talent to make a logo — virtually anyone can do it. However, making a good logo requires a lot of insight, artistic skill and patience.

Too often we see designers falling into the trap of rushing into a logo design project and coming up with ideas that are so overused that they’re downright cringe-worthy. Today we’re going to take a look at five logo trends that fit this description. Read on to see if any of your go-to techniques are on the list (and make a mental note to avoid them in the future!)… Read More >>

MIT Invents A Shapeshifting Display You Can Reach Through And Touch

The days when we said “I wish i could be in two places at once” may not be too far away. MIT is on its way to making that a reality. At least virtually; it works like a sophisticated pinscreen… Read this article from fastcodesign.com to find out more.

Creative Thinking

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For those still left in the office. Keep busy during the month of August!

August. Many people think of August as the month where business slows down. It’s the one time of year that everyone saves cherished vacation days for. But is this not the best time to advertise to people? All the folks on holiday spend more time reading magazines on the beach or laying in front of… Read more »

MTA may shuffle the deck with redeemable MetroCards

The metropolitan transit authority has announced that they will be selling the front and back of the metro card to advertisers as early as October. This is just a part of the new effort in raising revenue from the MTA system. As many people have probably seen by now, subway cars are being wrapped inside… Read more »