On June 9, 1953, TW Garner Food Company received a trademark for its signature hot sauce, Texas Pete.
Source: The Story of Texas Pete – Our State Magazine
Modal ads, ads that reorganize content, and autoplaying video ads were among the most disliked. Ads that are annoying on desktop become intolerable on mobile.
Source: The Most Hated Online Advertising Techniques
Ferruccio Lamborghini’s Riva is still one of the coolest boats ever built, I mean, c’mon.
Source: Twin Lamborghini V12s Produce Over 650 Horsepower In The Fastest Riva Aquarama Ever Built
Sometimes getting a project done right is as simple as asking the right questions.
Source: Lazy Designer Takes Poster Request Extremely Literally, Creates The Perfect Poster – Digg
Does listening to music help or hurt your productivity? Check out this infographic to learn what kinds of music you should listen to at work.
Source: Whistle While You Work: Impact of Music on Productivity [Infographic]
The beloved actor died on Tuesday at 89, but his sense of comic absurdity lives on.
Source: Let’s Remember Roger Moore With This Absurd ‘Moonraker’ Space Laser Battle
Certified Cicerone Benjamin Weiss offers insider information to help the average drinker decode a craft beer menu.
Source: A Drink for the People – Life & Thyme
Last week, one of my readers sent in a question: How do I become a better visual designer?
Source: Before you can master design, you must first master the fundamentals
Republicans in Congress just voted to reverse a landmark FCC privacy rule that opens the door for ISPs to sell customer data. Lawmakers provided no credible reason for this being in the interest of Americans, except for vague platitudes about “consumer choice” and “free markets,” as if consumers at the mercy of their local internet monopoly are craving to have their web history quietly sold to marketers and any other third party willing to pay.
Source: The 265 members of Congress who sold you out to ISPs, and how much it cost to buy them – The Verge