Best of the Week #229

It’s time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other crazy stuff! So take a look at the links we’ve selected for your inspiration and to keep you updated about what’s going on out there!

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You can keep sending me your suggestions via Twitter twitter.com/FabianoMe or twitter.com/abduzeedo, and include #abdz_best in the message.

Friday 06/29

Instagram adds Photo Page to web: new colors, user comments, not much else
Instagram adds Photo Page to web: new colors, user comments, not much else

PSA: The end of MobileMe is nigh, time to move on or move out
PSA: The end of MobileMe is nigh, time to move on or move out

Google TV adds streaming movie and TV content from Play
Google TV adds streaming movie and TV content from Play

Ctrl+Z: You can now ‘Undo’ actions in Dropbox’s Web interface, with keyboard shortcuts too
Ctrl+Z: You can now ‘Undo’ actions in Dropbox’s Web interface, with keyboard shortcuts too

LinkedIn will stop sharing Tweets on users profiles to comply with newly enforced Twitter rules
LinkedIn will stop sharing Tweets on users profiles to comply with newly enforced Twitter rules

ZURB releases Foundation 3: A responsive front-end framework, rebuilt from the ground up
ZURB releases Foundation 3: A responsive front-end framework, rebuilt from the ground up

How Content Creators Benefit From The New SEO
How Content Creators Benefit From The New SEO

Thursday 06/28

MTV: A luta entre quem baixa música e artistas dentro da barra de download
MTV: A luta entre quem baixa música e artistas dentro da barra de download

Remains of the Day: Adobe Dropping Flash From Android [For What It's Worth]
Remains of the Day: Adobe Dropping Flash From Android

Google Chrome for iPhone hands-on
Google Chrome for iPhone hands-on

Google Play Is Central to Google's Android Mobile Strategy
Google Play Is Central to Google’s Android Mobile Strategy

Best Project Management Tools for Designers’ Collaborative Work
Best Project Management Tools for Designers’ Collaborative Work

3D Sketchbooks
3D Sketchbooks

Don’t focus on one particular product launch or announcement, the future of Google is Google
Don’t focus on one particular product launch or announcement, the future of Google is Google

Wednesday 06/27

Como funciona a máquina de produção de cocaína
Como funciona a máquina de produção de cocaína

Should You Advertise in Local Publications?
Should You Advertise in Local Publications?

Firefox for Android Reveals the Future of the Mobile Web
Firefox for Android Reveals the Future of the Mobile Web

Pinterest bigger than Tumblr? Depends who you ask, and where you draw the line
Pinterest bigger than Tumblr? Depends who you ask, and where you draw the line

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean in pictures
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean in pictures

Microsoft testing new Metro-like homepage design
Microsoft testing new Metro-like homepage design

Digital Loyalty Cards: A Better Way to Get Repeat Customers?
Digital Loyalty Cards: A Better Way to Get Repeat Customers?

Why I Told Anonymous to Kiss My Ass
Why I Told Anonymous to Kiss My Ass

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean home screen revealed, automatically accommodates your apps and widgets
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean home screen revealed, automatically accommodates your apps and widgets

Google makes the Nexus 7 tablet official: Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and a $199 price (video)
Google makes the Nexus 7 tablet official: Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and a $199 price (video)

Tuesday 06/26

Kentfield Hillside Residence / Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects
Kentfield Hillside Residence / Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects

Private Office by Fitzsimmons Architects
Private Office by Fitzsimmons Architects

Urban Art by Fin DAC
Urban Art by Fin DAC

Paintings by Alex Gross
Paintings by Alex Gross

Jeff Bezos Taught Me When to Quit [Jobs]
Jeff Bezos Taught Me When to Quit [Jobs]

The Chicago Tribune is launching a site redesign, consolidating its content and moving towards a paywall
The Chicago Tribune is launching a site redesign, consolidating its content and moving towards a paywall

Why energy monitoring is not as hard as you think and can pay off in the long term
Why energy monitoring is not as hard as you think and can pay off in the long term

Twitter, Google, and others join Girls Who Code mentorship program
Twitter, Google, and others join Girls Who Code mentorship program

Bøler Church / Hansen-Bjørndal Arkitekter AS
Bøler Church / Hansen-Bjørndal Arkitekter AS

Link and Epona Statue
Link and Epona Statue

Zain7 — lady illustrator from Japan
Zain7 — lady illustrator from Japan

Don't Confuse the Urgent with the Important [Quotables]
Don’t Confuse the Urgent with the Important

Monday 06/25

Apple sends iOS 6 beta 2 to developers
Apple sends iOS 6 beta 2 to developers

Gmail for iOS updates with push notifications, send as and more
Gmail for iOS updates with push notifications, send as and more

Social TV on the rise in Brazil as 43% of Internet users browse the Web while watching TV
Social TV on the rise in Brazil as 43% of Internet users browse the Web while watching TV

Maruma House by Fernanda Canales
Maruma House by Fernanda Canales

Multiple Exposure Portraits by Christoffer Relander
Multiple Exposure Portraits by Christoffer Relander

Microsoft purchases Yammer for $1.2 billion
Microsoft purchases Yammer for $1.2 billion

Building and Marketing a Lean Startup
Building and Marketing a Lean Startup

Illustrations by Chong FeiGiap
Illustrations by Chong FeiGiap



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