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  • My problems with Steve Job’s thoughts from his glass house

    Clearly Apple and Steve Jobs is feeling some pressure from the uproar from people like myself, other designers and consumers who...

    FeaturedStephen GatesApril 29, 2010
  • Presenting Creative 101 – Part 3: The Presentation

    There is a true art to selling, not presenting, creative work and this article is a summary of every trick I've...

    Back to basicsStephen GatesApril 29, 2010
  • Presenting Creative 101 – Part 2: The Set-up

    There is a true art to selling, not presenting, creative work and this article is a summary of every trick I've...

    Back to basicsStephen GatesApril 28, 2010
  • Salt 101 with Alton Brown

    Because of it’s ability to seamlessly combine Mr. Wizard, The Muppets and Julia Child in one package, Good Eats with host...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesApril 28, 2010
  • The Inverse Facebook Experiment

    One of my most experiments looks at how Social Media only has value if the connection to the community is real...

    Digital cultureStephen GatesApril 26, 2010
  • I am Iron Man with markerless AR

    Marvel & Paramount releases a new augmented reality site / application today powered by Total Immersion technology that lets you see what...

    Design & user experienceStephen GatesApril 23, 2010
  • Keyonary – Google for keyboard shortcuts

    I have been using Photoshop since version 1.0 so most of the time I hardly ever use the actual menu to...

    Great resourceStephen GatesApril 23, 2010
  • So You Need A Typeface

    A very humorous process diagram on how to pick the perfect type face for your next project though I am disappointed...

    Great resourceStephen GatesApril 20, 2010
  • Hello Moto

    If you have seen me speak at a conference or have read this blog for any length of time you know...

    Exceptional creativeStephen GatesApril 20, 2010
  • Welcome to 1984 (How Apple has become the new IBM)

    26 years ago Apple burst on to our collective consciousness with their famous Ridley Scott directed commercial ‘1984’. It an upstate...

    Digital cultureStephen GatesApril 12, 2010
  • Presenting Creative 101 – Part 1: What are we presenting?

    There is a true art to selling, not presenting, creative work and this article is a summary of every trick I've...

    Back to basicsStephen GatesApril 5, 2010
Creative Director, Designer, Brand Builder, Speaker, Podcaster, Crazy One. As a designer, I have 20+ years experience creating the strategy, concepts, and designs for award-winning integrated global advertising campaigns, building multiple global Fortune 500 brands and creating innovative digital experiences. As a leader, I have 15+ years transforming agency and client-side teams using a mix of creativity, business strategy, process and political skill to create innovative, world-class work and cultures that change industries and companies. My clients have included American Airlines, W Hotels, Disney, Citi, ExxonMobil, Acura, Old Navy, Nationwide Insurance, Verizon, Subaru and many others. My work has received over 150 international awards, my app designs have been named as one of the World’s 100 Greatest Apps, Apple has featured my work in 9 keynotes, 4 TV commercials and more.

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 This ten year old @invaderwashere still hanging tough at Chelsea Markets #streetart #streetartnyc #streetartist #streetartofficial #invader #invaderwalls #spaceinvader #spaceinvaderparis  Nice collaboration between @joeiurato and @rubin415 at @wellingcourtmuralproject #wellingtoncourtmurals #wellingtoncourtmuralproject #streetartnyc #streetartofficial #streetartist #streetart  Kraken mural from @beaustanton at @thebushwickcollective #streetartnyc #streetartofficial #streetartist #streetart #thebushwickcollective #bushwickstreetart #bushwickcollective  You can't miss the color and patterns of @davidjunelouf #bushwickcollective #bushwickstreetart #streetartnyc #streetartofficial #streetartist #streetart  I need to start collecting @findac because I LOVE his work every time I see it. #bushwickstreetart #streetartist #streetartofficial #streetartnyc #streetart #findac #bushwickstreetart #bushwickcollective
 If I ever own a camper this is what it will look like @thebushwickcollective #streetartnyc #streetartofficial #streetartist #streetart #thebushwickcollective #bushwickstreetart #bushwickcollective  Love this piece from Kaffeine at @thebushwickcollective #streetartnyc #streetartofficial #streetartist #streetart #thebushwickcollective #bushwickstreetart #bushwickcollective  Colorful piece from @joeiurato #streetartnyc #streetartofficial #streetartist #streetart #bushwickstreetart #bushwickcollective #thebushwickcollective #joeiurato  Also loved the work I found from @li_hill #streetart #streetartist #streetartofficial #streetartnyc #bushwickstreetart #bushwickcollective  Spent the morning @thebushwickcollective seeing what was new and good. The massive @dface_official was an easy place to start. #dface #streerart #streetartist #streetartnyc #bushwickstreetart #bushwickcollective

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