Best of the Week #173



It’s time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other crazy stuff! So take a look at the links we’ve selected for your inspiration and to keep you updated about what’s going on out there!

<!–break–>

We want to give a big thanks to our sponsors:
Wix, Taste of Ink Studios, Shutterstock, W3-Markup, VectorStock™, inkd, Site24x7, Pingg and SiteGrinder. A special mention to Media Temple for the excellent service and support with Abduzeedo!

You can keep sending me your suggestions via Twitter twitter.com/FabianoMe or twitter.com/abduzeedo, and include #abdz_best in the message.

This post is brought to you by WeGraphics.

Featured set of the week from WeGraphics:

Organic Web Interface Kit

Organic Web Interface Kit

Also, all Abduzeedo users can get a 10% off on all WeGraphics premium account using the coupon code WG_ABDZ, check this out!

Friday 05/27

Calipso: A CMS Built with Node.js and MongoDB
Calipso: A CMS Built with Node.js and MongoDB

Yahoo upgrades its email for everyone, puts Facebook updates and tweets in your inbox
Yahoo upgrades its email for everyone, puts Facebook updates and tweets in your inbox

FALLINGWATER: A Book celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the Beloved Frank Lloyd Wright’s ...
FALLINGWATER: A Book celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the Beloved Frank Lloyd Wright’s …

And The Winner Of TechCrunch Disrupt NYC Is…Getaround!
And The Winner Of TechCrunch Disrupt NYC Is…Getaround!

Google Unveils Wallet And Offers: An Open Platform For Mobile Payments
Google Unveils Wallet And Offers: An Open Platform For Mobile Payments

Google Starts Adding Flight Schedules And Airline Routes In Search
Google Starts Adding Flight Schedules And Airline Routes In Search

Google announces Gmail people widget
Google announces Gmail people widget

The Best Music Player Application for Android [App Directory]
The Best Music Player Application for Android [App Directory]

Show us your phone!
Show us your phone!

20 Inspiring Photo Realistic Drawings
20 Inspiring Photo Realistic Drawings

15 fresh startups with great landing page designs
15 fresh startups with great landing page designs

PayPal sues Google over trade secrets as Google Wallet is announced
PayPal sues Google over trade secrets as Google Wallet is announced

Thursday 05/26

Google Payments: What it Means, to You & to the Payments Industry
Google Payments: What it Means, to You & to the Payments Industry

Animals by Steve Hoskins
Animals by Steve Hoskins

10 Best Email Newsletter Templates for Your Business
10 Best Email Newsletter Templates for Your Business

Branding artworks by Breno Bitencourt
Branding artworks by Breno Bitencourt

Signalnoise: Cycle poster
Signalnoise: Cycle poster

Aside: a primeira revista interativa no iPad feita totalmente em HTML5 na web
Aside: a primeira revista interativa no iPad feita totalmente em HTML5 na web

Is Facebook launching a music service with Spotify?
Is Facebook launching a music service with Spotify?

A new typeface for The Simpsons
A new typeface for The Simpsons

inspiration — is not silent
inspiration — is not silent

Wednesday 05/25

Sua Empresa já está nas Nuvens? [Infográfico]
Sua Empresa já está nas Nuvens? [Infográfico]

Freebie: Designing for User Experience Poster
Freebie: Designing for User Experience Poster

10 Tips Towards Improving The Accessibility Of Your Website
10 Tips Towards Improving The Accessibility Of Your Website

Twitter Says Facebook, Foursquare Will Remain in Tweetdeck
Twitter Says Facebook, Foursquare Will Remain in Tweetdeck

Vintage matchbook covers
Vintage matchbook covers

Unique Long and Narrow Residence Spanning Across a Ravine
Unique Long and Narrow Residence Spanning Across a Ravine

Opera for iPad is Here
Opera for iPad is Here

How to Make Your Android Phone Look Like Windows Phone 7
How to Make Your Android Phone Look Like Windows Phone 7

Ballmer: 'next generation of Windows systems' coming next year
Ballmer: ‘next generation of Windows systems’ coming next year

Deal Done: Twitter acquires TweetDeck for over $40m
Deal Done: Twitter acquires TweetDeck for over $40m

Tuesday 05/24

Mark Zuckerberg’s personal stationery by Facebook designer
Mark Zuckerberg’s personal stationery by Facebook designer

7 Types of Entrepreneurs; which one are you?
7 Types of Entrepreneurs; which one are you?

Charlie Rose interviews Ashton Kutcher on investing in social media
Charlie Rose interviews Ashton Kutcher on investing in social media

Another Facebook movie could be on the way
Another Facebook movie could be on the way

Picturesque Wood & Stone Residence Inspiring a Serene Way of Living
Picturesque Wood & Stone Residence Inspiring a Serene Way of Living

Modern Home in Gothenburg Featuring Impressive Interior Arrangements
Modern Home in Gothenburg Featuring Impressive Interior Arrangements

California Goods
California Goods

8-Bit Fashion — all your babes are belong to us
8-Bit Fashion — all your babes are belong to us

Combine Images to Create a Surreal Portrait in Photoshop
Combine Images to Create a Surreal Portrait in Photoshop

Building An Effective ‘Coming Soon’ Page For Your Product
Building An Effective ‘Coming Soon’ Page For Your Product

Stay Productive When Burned Out by Working on Indirectly Related Tasks [Productivity]
Stay Productive When Burned Out by Working on Indirectly Related Tasks [Productivity]

30 Examples of Smart Print Advertisement
30 Examples of Smart Print Advertisement

How to Create a Ligature
How to Create a Ligature

32 Examples of Good Portrait Photography
32 Examples of Good Portrait Photography

Monday 05/23

O primeiro teaser poster do novo “Homem-Aranha” [Atualizado]
O primeiro teaser poster do novo “Homem-Aranha” [Atualizado]

UpdateBar lets you post to Twitter and Facebook fan pages at the same time
UpdateBar lets you post to Twitter and Facebook fan pages at the same time

Stylish Technology Entrepreneurs: Sean Parker
Stylish Technology Entrepreneurs: Sean Parker

HP thinks the TouchPad will be 'better than number one,' if that's even possible
HP thinks the TouchPad will be ‘better than number one,’ if that’s even possible

Let’s Get Dirty!
Let’s Get Dirty!

All the reference in the Kill Bill movie
All the reference in the Kill Bill movie

Chaotic Moon Studios
Chaotic Moon Studios

Examples Of Bokeh Photography
Examples Of Bokeh Photography

Brazil's World Cup host cities first in line to get 4G upgrades
Brazil’s World Cup host cities first in line to get 4G upgrades

About the author

I’m from Brazil, co-founder of Zee with Fabio. Nowadays I like to play with Fireworks, Photoshop and improve my skills in CSS. If you wanna request some posts, please feel free to contact me or follow on Twitter.

Sponsored Links: