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:bread: Ello

‘Facebook Killer’ Ello Hatches Plan To Stay Ad-Free Forever by Wired

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Ello Takes $5.5 Million in VC Money, Signs a Legally-Binding Charter to Never Sell Ads or Data by Betabeat

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Our investment in Ello by the Foundry Group. Revised perception: investors are not all vultures.

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Proof it is still possible to create ‘change’ and how social platforms can operate. And be good for everyone. And yes, profit.

Read the official Ello announcement by Paul Budnitz and .pdf which includes all signees.

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Lastly, to all the cynics – pessimists and naysayers!

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Co-Effect duo

Co-Effect is a Toronto-based creative communications studio founded by the dynamic duo Evelyne Au & Roman Lifshitz – with expertise in branding, strategy, communication, graphic, exhibit and web design.

Young and already having a string of very strong projects under their belt – can’t wait to see what they cook up in the future.

Added to my ‘to watch’ list.

Socio Design*

SD/ aka Socio Design is a multi-disciplinary graphic design studio based in Farringdon, London. They apply meticulous detail, skill and craftsmanship to every stage of our design process, ensuring our work is both unique as well as aesthetically strong.

Have fun – you need to dig from top to bottom full appreciation.

Stunning portfolio.

Astronaut and??

Scott Listfield is known for his paintings featuring a lone exploratory astronaut lost in a landscape cluttered with pop culture icons, corporate logos, and tongue-in-cheek science fiction references.

Man in (our cultural) space?

Evocative.

by Berger & Föhr

12 Thoughts on presenting work for approval by Berger & Föhr

1 – Be prepared.
2 – Optimize the space.
3 – Create inspirational context.
4 – Restate the goals of the project.
5 – Reveal the work slowly.
6 – Take a strong stance.
7 – Handle color delicately.
8 – Share idea ownership.
9 – Build up to a critical moment.
10 – Summarize.
11 – Exercise Patience.
12 – Communicate next steps.

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More thoughts on DesignValu.es

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If you wonder who the heck they are? Berger & Föhr are co-founders at Ello alongside Paul Budnitz and the partners at Modeset

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Excerpt from the manifesto:

We believe a social network can be a tool for empowerment. Not a tool to deceive, coerce and manipulate — but a place to connect, create and celebrate life.

You are not a product.

Swarovski 14

Nejc Polovsak aka Twistedpoly is a designer, director & motion graphics artist – was invited by friends from Kompost in Zurich on a project showcasing new watch collection from Swarovski.

His role was setting up and animating most of the CG elements, along with shading and texturing.

Illusionisms

The aggregation of everyday objects colorized and mounted to create a unique shape or perspective, she definitely deserves the title of illusionist extraordinaire.

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Elise works at the intersection of photography and sculpture. She explores the relationship between two and three dimensions, and what it means to take, or make, a photograph.

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UPPERCASE magazine

UPPERCASE magazine is for the creative and curious. Much of the written content, photography and illustration is commissioned from our subscribers.

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RuleByArt

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AIGA 2015

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/ Highlights

Featured posts you liked best.

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They LUV design! #9 – Communication design is as varied in style as in media to show it.

Previous issues: #8 - #7 - #6 - #5 - #4 - #3 - #2 - #1

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TXOKOSI Rocks! Cute don’t even start to describe these products.

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20 Years ago – in 1994 Andreessen launched Netscape Communications.

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A type of Show #1 – Strikingly creative typographic treatments.

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Moodboards #1 – Branding collaterals staged and served. Feast your eyes.

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by V.K.Rees – an obvious foodie. Photographer focusing on food, still life, and lifestyle.

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High glitching digitally processed and coded visual art will simply blow your mind.

 

A little (www) Story. In 1995, JF and I started a little company – Netdiver.

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Noon (-5GMT). Netdiver Mag resurfaced. Honey, I'm back!

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Carole Guevin

Carole Guevin eye candy editor / curator / geek / online pioneer, showcases the design digital culture.

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