Breakup infographics predict the demise of your relationship

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Monday 17 March 2014

So there’s the breakup, depressingly quantified in visual charts. That’s the zoomed-in picture. Now, information designers David McCandless and Lee Byron will have you look at the big picture with these breakup infographics using data from the US Census, social media and even a sex survey by condom maker Durex.

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The ultimate towel folding guide

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Saturday 5 October 2013

Oh, laundry day. Nothing can be more boring than folding laundry. And don’t get me started on towels. Folding towels are the worst! Well, maybe until now. UK company, Terry Fabrics, has released a guide to folding animal towels. This aims to encourage children- and presumably adults as well – into believing that laundry time […]

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Infographic: Computers are more stressful than relationships

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in New Design on Thursday 21 February 2013

I’m going to be honest: there was a point in the last year when opening my computer was more stress than I could deal with. So I left it closed for quite a while. Between not understanding the machine, sorting though social media, software crashes, updates, and the rest, computers seem to add a significant […]

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Daan Botlek

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By Gerry Mak in New Illustration on Thursday 3 November 2011

I feel like Rotterdam-based artist Daan Botlek could make some really disturbing and effective infographics. He combines the impulsive busy-ness of Keith Herring with the mind-bending surrealism of M.C.Escher.

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