Japanese Carpentry ★

Our tiny family is building a house. We are shortly before moving into the new place and I´m exhausted by the entire process. Building a …

The High Line Park 

A beautiful garden above New York City that follows the principle "simple and slow."

13 ways designers screw up client presentations ★

A lively, enjoyable, and valid talk. Also, I like Mike´s slides very much. Mike Monteiro´s Keynote for Interaction Design Association. Assumptions prior to the client presentation: The work …

Damascus, USA. Der Gau. 

Terrifying. Watch “Damascus, USA.” Some quotes from the film: Nuclear weapons will always carry the risk of an unwanted detonation. It will happen: Maybe tomorrow, or …

How economic inequality harms societies ★

How economic inequality harms societies, Richard Wilkinson, TEDGlobal 2011

How the JAMstack enables Canada´s largest food retailer 

"What got us here, won´t get us there", by Justin Watts from Loblaw Loblaw is Canada´s largest retailer: 85% of Canadians shop in one of their stores …

I am not your Negro ★

"Why was it necessary to have a nigger in the first place? I am not a nigger. I am a man. When I´m not a …

Bauhaus - Spuren nach 50 Jahren 

Helvetica 

See what is in the Helvetica typeface. Listen to interesting typographer personalities, like for example Matthew Carter, who designed Georgia for Microsoft: “When I start …

Helvetica Bonus Footage 

As Gary Hustwit is currently giving his films for free, I watched his Helvetica Bonus Footage this week. You´re getting to see some very interesting …

Going Offline (video) ★

With Going offline, Jeremy Keith is giving an excellent talk about how to turn a website into a Progressive Web App (PWA). A PWA is …

Less, but better – Rams ★

Rams is a documentary by filmmaker Gary Hustwit about the legendary designer Dieter Rams. For decades, Dieter Rams was leading the design department of Braun, …

Progressive Web Apps – Where Do I Begin? ★

Progressive Web Apps – Where Do I Begin? is not mainly about the Service Worker. Aaron is pointing out that a Progressive Web App aims …

Thereabouts 3 – Discovering Colombia ★

Thereabouts 3: Discovering Colombia from CyclingTips on Vimeo.