Logos are the ultimate mark of distinction and everyone loves them. We see logos everyday – on the highways, on consumer goods, on the Web and in the institutions and organizations we support. Everyone wants to set the curve when it comes to style. No one wants to design out of a book of trends, [...]
I recently purchased a Chevrolet at Quality Auto Leasing in Brooklyn NY. I contacted Shragie Schwartz and explained to him my needs. He went right to work and got me a great deal. 48 hours later, we had our new car. Shraggie worked really hard to make this the best experience for us! Thank [...]
You spend a great time of time, effort and money to create a website. The site looks terrific, It’s a success!
Suddenly you get an email from a customer who says that he saw text and graphics from your website on another website. After investigating you confirm that another website has in fact copied [...]
Many parents want their children to experience the learning opportunity and skill development that come though playing with a variety of toys. However, it is simply impossible or unnecessary to buy everything!
Often times, a parent will purchase a toy for their child, only to find that within a few weeks or less the child is [...]
Posted by: Joel Foxberg in: Web Concepts
Lately, we’ve had a flurry of clients contacting us about their latest redesign project, wanting to know what advice we can give them. We talk to them, discussing their team’s needs and what is driving the redesign effort.
In many cases, we discover the team is thinking only in the short term. Of course, because they [...]
Recently I’ve come across this fascinating version of chess. I’ve had an opportunity to play it and lost. Apparently I need more practice, but the concept itself is beautiful!
The regular chess rules are used, although the shape of the board is obviously different. Every player has 16 standard chess pieces.
Read more about this Chess [...]
Want you to see images on your screen as what we see on our screen. There are two things to consider in screen check: Tone & Color.
Do you see 0-100 from pure white to pure black with breaks?
The break line between 95 to 100 should be barely seen.
If it’s not, please adjust your screen contrast [...]
Posted by: Joel Foxberg in: Interesting Stuff
Many of us point to our jobs as the reason for gray hair, but we sought the biological cause of those pesky reminders of our own mortality. We typed “gray hair cause” into the Yahoo! search box and set off in search of some answers. We clicked around and learned the ugly truth about gray [...]
Once upon a time, many wondered if a company like eBay would even work. Since then, the online auction house has silenced the doubters. — everything from fake vomit to Lamborghinis is just a click away. Ah, but of all those millions of sales, which was the very first?
EBay was founded by Pierre Omidyar in [...]
I have been in the Web industry since 1999; I have already tackled all different dimensions of web projects. Over the many years in the industry I discovered some definitive characteristics about web guys that are inexperienced in delivering larger web projects. Here is an article by David Walsh, with “9 Signs You Shouldn’t [...]