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Focus Booster for Productivity: App Review

Feeling distracted? Focus booster is a free desktop app that aims to help improve your focus and productivity.

Freelance Tip: The Importance of Keeping a Schedule

What's the first thing you do on a Monday morning? How many times do you "snooze" the alarm clock before rolling out of bed? If you want to make it as a freelancer, you've got to get scheduled.

Underground Branding: SVA Subway Poster Exhibition

It's true, many of the greatest designers in the world have designed subway ads for SVA.

Web Design Trend Watch: Flat Design

"Flatness" has replaced skeuomorphism as the predominant trend in UI design. Is it a passing phase, or is flat design here to stay?

Conference Preview: HOW Design Live

How and also why to attend HOW Design Live conference in Boston in May.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle! (Just, not too much..)

Recycling is hip. Recycled bags are printed in trendy patterns and reusable water bottles are available in bright, cheerful colors and an array of styles. Recycling takes on so many forms: shopping bags made out of soda bottles and recycled plastics,

Stock Photography: Is it Boring?

I’m willing to bet that when most people think of stock images, they don't have a ‘stand alone’ picture in mind. Rather than something you might frame on your wall, stock is surely more about basic, safe and often mundane subjects.

Do I need a graphic design degree? 5 benefits that say “yes”

Although some designers “make it” in the design industry without a degree, the majority of us aren’t born with that special balance of talent and luck. No matter your skill level, getting your education is something that will benefit you greatly.