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Standards Manual's new book dedicated to late 90s Japanese emojis

Standards Manual have published graphic manuals for Nasa and the New York City Transit Authority and now a new book will look at an integral part of modern Japanese culture. Hamish Smyth and Jesse Reed’s publishing imprint’s release a new book celebrating the emojis designed by Shigetaka Kurita for Japanese telecoms company Docomo. 176 symbols […]

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The World Wide Web is relatively young but the concept of the internet – the “global system of interconnected computer networks” – dates back to the 1960s. The US government aimed to build better communication via computer networks but due to size and cost, computing was restricted to academia, the government and private corporations. When […]

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Joel Furtado, a Canadian animator and X-Men fan will be giving his fellow “X-Fans” a shot of nostalgic joy with an 18-episode web series based on the 90s animated series. The web series will be called X-Men: Danger Room Protocols and see teams of X-Men characters up against Marvel villains in the Professor X’s notorious […]

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