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The Original Lego Brick Patent (Filed 1958) by Ole Kirk Christiansen

March 17, 2014

THe original lego brick patent by Ole Kirk Christiansen
Came across this: The Original Lego Brick Patent (Filed 1958), by Godfred Kirk Christiansen, earlier this morning over on Khooll.com, and it was certainly an intriguing find to start off this Monday morning. So a little history: You'll notice on the top of the patent, that the name is stated as G. K . Christiansen, yet the company was initially started by a certain Ole Kirk Christian. He was a Danish carpenter,...
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Helvetica Beer, Stout and Lager Cans Designed by Sasha Kischenko

March 14, 2014

Helvetica Stout designed by Sasha Kischenko
This Helvetica Beer, Stout and Lager Cans project, designed by Sasha Kischenko, has been around a while, but it seemed to have slipped me by. Which bothers me… There is hardly nothing on this earth that I wouldn't mind, actually love, to see an alternative Helvetica version of. We have had the Helvetica Bike and Helvetica The Perfume: "The Scent of Nothing", the gorgeous Helvetica Moleskines and a crap...
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6 Famous Brand Logos Adapted to Chinese by Stephen Wright & Niek van Wigerder

March 13, 2014

6 Famous Brand Logos Adapted to Chinese by Stephen Wright & Niek van Wigerder...
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6 Famous Brand Logos Adapted to Chinese by Stephen Wright & Niek van Wigerder

March 13, 2014

Kit Kat Logo Design in Chinese
6 Famous Brand Logos Adapted to Chinese by Stephen Wright & Niek van Wigerder This is a pretty extraordinary brand logo project we have here. These Chinese brand logos were developed and translated by, Stephen Paul Wright, and his illustrator Friend, Niek van Wigerder. They are a Shanghai-based creative team, and set out to, as a fun side-project, to reinterpret six Western brand logo designs into Chinese...
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Need to Find a UK Web Host? I Have Used YorkUK Hosting for 7 Years

March 10, 2014

YorkUK Hosting
  If you've been following me on Twitter over the last year, you might have seen the odd Tweet describing countless problems I had been experiencing on a daily occurrence with my website. From having no problems whatsoever, hosted with York Networks since 2006, the last year or so had seen a complete downturn in site reliability and a deluge of hacks, attacks, bots and spam. I was experiencing all manor...
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