Weekly Web & Mobile Creativity n.61

It is that time of the week again, a chance for you to sit back and enjoy some of our favorite web and mobile designs from this past week.

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The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage

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ADC Festival

ADC Festival web design inspiration mobile


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Monday Music

Monday Music web design inspiration mobile


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Alto Labs

Alto Labs web design inspiration mobile

Badass Programmers

Badass Programmers web design inspiration mobile

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If you use digital typography you need this advice

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This is the perfect handbook for typographers and developers alike

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Find the most beautiful abstract art for your phone

Relying on stock artwork for your smartphone is never the right way to go. The trouble is, finding the right work of art or photography that suits you and your device isn’t always the easiest task. Here’s where you can start and where you can add your own. The only rules are that the art you seek should be clean and uncluttered and be sourced appropriately. Have a look.

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Intern Magazine: Showcasing the work of the unpaid and underpaid along with inciting a debate over hierarchies in the creative workplace

Intern Magazine

Getting your foot in the door in the creative industry is not an easy feat. With economic fluctuations in recent years and people retiring later and later, paid opportunities for recent graduates are harder to come by….

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Ultimate Reality: Augmented reality’s next step, tested in a recent media campaign for History Channel’s Vikings

Ultimate Reality

If you live in New York City, you might have seen big ads for the History Channel’s “Vikings” program on bus shelters and phone kiosks; if you’ve noticed fans waving their cellphones in front of them, it means you’ve also spotted …

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Vinyl’s great, but it’s not better than CDs

Happy Record Store Day! There are plenty of business-related grievances to be filed against the annual vinyl celebration, but it’s hard to argue with the spirit of a day encouraging people to explore and buy new music. Moreover, vinyl’s just more fun as a format than MP3s or CDs; there’s something viscerally satisfying about dropping the needle, and physically spinning the record back to rewind. And in a world where people feel all too welcome to hijack the playlist at parties they attend, it’s nice to have a harder-to-commandeer format on offer.

Let’s not fool ourselves, though. Vinyl is great, but the idea that its sound quality is superior to that of uncompressed digital recordings is preposterous. They sound different, and that’s…

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How Framestore crammed 50 years of Doctor Who into one minute

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youtube: 7hRy2N2CMhQ Our studio was approached by Red Bee Media and director Matt Losasso to collaborate on a fantastic journey through time to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who. This is one of those jobs that comes along that you instantly know is big, a key part of a major anniversary of one of the most important parts of British television heritage.

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NASA spacecraft slams into dark side of the moon as planned

At roughly 12:30AM ET early on Friday morning, a soda machine-sized NASA spacecraft slammed into the dark side of the moon at 3,600 miles per hour. The impact was entirely planned by NASA engineers in order to conclude the Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) program, which launched late last year. After studying the composition of the lunar atmosphere for months, the spacecraft didn’t have the fuel to continue flight and engineers decided it was best to place it down on the dark side of the moon, out of sight and far from previous historic landing sites.

During six months of research, the spacecraft discovered trace amounts of water in the atmosphere, but it wasn’t able to accomplish its primary goal. NASA hoped to…

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WordPress news: April 13 to April 19, 2014

WordPress has become a tool used by millions of designers for much more than creating blogs. Each week we take a look at what’s new with WordPress.

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Downtown is fully responsive clean and modern WordPress theme that can be used for any kind of page. Theme is based on Bootstrap 3 front-end framework and comes with tons of useful shortcodes. Unlimited portfolios and galleries, standard and grid styles, parallax sections, fixed header, gallery albums and many, many more features to check out.



WordPress 3.9 “Smith” was released

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Common issues and troubleshooting in WordPress 3.9

Providing support in the WordPress.org forums gives you a clear indication on how well a release is being received and whether or not anything major broke. After spending five hours in the support forum, here are some common issues being reported by users.


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Pro tips: creating flat app designs for iOS 7

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Designing for iOS has always thrown up particular challenges that the designer has to contend with. Whereas previous versions of iOS were very much focused on a skeuomorphic look and feel, iOS 7′s famously ‘flat’ aesthetic requires a different approach and the best iPhone apps simply have to adapt to it.

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