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A blog and links to articles that look at product and marketing trends and ideas in the technology and media spaces. And other random stuff that I think about.

Philly company digitizes 25,000 old records and they're free to download

Newsworks.org--Twenty-five thousand songs recorded onto 78RPM discs in the early 20th century have been released online, for free.
September 24, 2017 Go to Newsworks.org

Netflix Knows Which Pictures You’ll Click On–And Why

Fast Company--The service’s recent experiments with images reveal some surprising (and useful) takeaways about why people click what they do.
September 03, 2017 Go to Fast Company

Tip: Curved Shadows in Photoshop

Photoshop Tips & Tricks by IceflowStudios | Online Graphic Design Tutorials--How to add curved shadows effect to images.
August 19, 2017 Go to Photoshop Tips & Tricks by IceflowStudios | Online Graphic Design Tutorials

Thousands of years of visual culture made free through Wellcome Images

Wellcome Library--We are delighted to announce that over 100,000 high resolution images including manuscripts, paintings, etchings, early photography and advertisements are no...
August 12, 2017 Go to Wellcome Library

The British Library is offering over 1 million free vintage images for download

Digital Arts--These centuries-old copyright-free images include everything from from book illustrations to photos – and cover subjects from flowers to cycling and children's books to maps.
August 03, 2017 Go to Digital Arts

The Web Designer’s Guide to Perfecting Web Typography

An Artful Science Φ--The Quickest & Easiest Way To Improve your User Retention Rate. A Practical 10 Step Guide to create the Perfect Website Reading Experience.
July 27, 2017 Go to An Artful Science Φ

Google & Universal Analytics Cookies - Complete Guide

Optimize Smart--Learn all about the cookies used in Google Analytics and Universal Analytics.
July 18, 2017 Go to Optimize Smart

50 Posters that Rocked our World

Xerox--Our Top 50 World-Rocking Posters
July 11, 2017 Go to Xerox