• Professional

    Branding a QR Code

    From our research, creating a customized QR code is literally “trial and error”. There is no defined space within the pattern to be either removed and replaced. The simplest, but most drawn out process is to add/modify/delete pixels as needed without breaking the link. Successful custom QR codes range in complexity. A safe example is the BBC code created by Duncan Robertson. It is safe to assume that keeping the black and white color scheme allows for maximum compatibility, but we are seeing designers break this rule as well. The best example of “pushing the QR code envelope” is the Louis Vuitton code created by Takashi Murakami and SET. The…

  • General

    Yeah…I NEED to see this!

    No Reservations: An Evening with Anthony Bourdain Monday, June 14, 2010, 7:30 PM [Heinz Hall] Anthony Bourdain, the internationally acclaimed chef, author, and host of Travel Channel’s “No Reservations,” has traveled to the farthest reaches of the globe – and now Tony’s coming to your city! He has been dubbed “the bad boy of cuisine” for his rock star looks and blunt observations about the world of restaurants, chefs and cooking. In his uncensored, live appearances, Tony will share the fascinating, hysterical, and sometimes shocking stories behind his life, books, travels, and his hit show. And he even takes questions from the audience. Anthony Bourdain. He’s controversial, opinionated, and always…