Why Are So Many App Icons Blue?

by H+K Global

December 15, 2016

Why Are So Many App Icons Blue?

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. If that’s the case, designers are quite generous with their compliments, especially when it comes to brand logo colors and, by extension, mobile application icons. Open your smartphone home screen: See a lot of blue? We thought so. In entrepreneur and blogger Stuart Hall’s “The Colors … Read more Why Are So Many App Icons Blue?

“Our Paint Is Light”: How A Japanese Art Collective Is Mixing The Digital And Physical

The digital age sits on a foundation of paradoxes. Social networks connect us, but we remain physically apart. Digital tools for collective action, from crowdfunding to online petitions, rarely bring us together. All too often, technology stimulates our minds but leaves our bodies inactive. Can these contradictions between the digital and physical be reconciled? TeamLab, … Read more “Our Paint Is Light”: How A Japanese Art Collective Is Mixing The Digital And Physical