May 14, 2021

Quebec City’s bike rack

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Design Debacle: Quebec City’s Bike Rack Competition Yields $23,600 Cost Per Rack BY RAIN NOE From Core77 Design is intended to solve problems. And the original hope of industrial design, as promulgated by ID granddaddy Raymond Loewy, was that it would make mass-produced items beautiful, useful, and more economical to produce. But too often modern-day […]

Destinations of the week

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The 20 best winter vacations to take this year Part 2 By Madeline Diamond, INSIDER From Business Insider Whether you’re looking for cold or warm weather, there are plenty of destinations that are perfect for winter travel. Park City, Utah, is home to amazing skiing as well as the Sundance Film Festival. Summertime begins in […]

Tattooist creates mesmerising flipbook-like animations of his work

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BY JOHNNY LIEU From Mashable Some people want a tattoo that no one else has. Others, like the clients of 29-year-old Canadian tattoo artist Phil Berge, want to be part of a bigger story. Well, a flipbook story, that is. Berge’s stop-motion animations have been attracting plenty of attention on the internet, as each image […]

Quebec mosque shooting: Police arrest a suspect and a witness

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BBC News Police say one person is being treated as a suspect in a deadly shooting at a mosque in Quebec City, Canada. Sunday’s attack on the Quebec Islamic Cultural Centre left six people dead, five people in a critical condition and 12 others injured. Police detained two men following the shooting, but said one […]