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From Gillian SMILLIE (NZ)
I have just bought an iPad2 and have been having great fun with it - there are some really good
apps that others may be interested in.
DESIGN MUSEUM COLLECTION APP
The Design Museum Collection App is a free download that presents 59
remarkable objects from the museum, through film, audio, text and photographs.
Search by time, material, colour, location, manufacturer or designer and discover
designs which have shaped the modern world.
PHAIDON DESIGN CLASSICS
The most comprehensive collection of design classics available at a special
introductory price for a limited period only.
This authoritative and meticulously researched collection charts the story of product
design over the past 200 years. It was years in the making and was compiled via
rigorous selection process by an international panel of design-world insiders,
including architects, critics, curators, product designers, auctioneers, and
historians. The application offers, at the touch of a finger, access to an
encyclopedic, illustrated history of 1,000 timeless design classics by not only
ASKetch brings the experience of charcoal drawing to your iPhone, iPad or iTouch
and its deliberate simplicity makes it perfect for beginners who want to learn to
draw without thinking about palettes and tools
Design and Technology application
about $3 for 6 areas in one app, or about $1 each area
30+ Design Apps on the Mac App Store
A selection of some great Graphic & Design Apps
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From Terry BEECH (NZ)
Like Gillian, I am in love with my ipad
Typography Insight $2.59
Typography Insight is an iPad application which introduces new ways of learning
and teaching typefaces. It leverages iPad's touch interface and high resolution
display to visualize and to manipulate typeface. With Type Insight, you can easily
experiment and inspect the detail shapes of historical typefaces.
shoot the serif (free)
A game where you need to be able to tell the difference between sans and sans
The Infographics App by Column Five is a selection of our data visualizations and
other editorial infographics, which have been created for a wide range of clients.
Some are meant to inform, and others are meant to entertain, and we hope you
A design newsletter
The Sound of Buildings for iPad (free)
Essential download for your Melbourne students