Cyber Security in 2022: Passwords

Cyber Security in 2022: Passwords

Attended an eye-opening and frankly scary webinar last night that I ran for a client. It was about new cyber threats and tools for protecting your data in 2022, presented by cyber security expert Dr. Jennifer Bayuk. I’m on top of it this morning, as I’ve clearly been...
Yay! Typography is Back… Maybe.

Yay! Typography is Back… Maybe.

I admit it, I’m somewhat of a design throwback. There are two approaches to typography that I love – and they’re pretty much opposites visually. First, is the formally structured Swiss design. The style uses a formal grid, usually sans serif typography, dramatic, bold...

Typography: On Garamond

Last month the New York Times had an article in the Letter of Recommendation section about the typeface Garamond. It was written by a writer/designer and it’s very sweet and reflects some of the insecurities that anyone in the creative field feels on and off during...

National Cat Day? Once a Year? Really?

According to Jones, the resident MC2 office cat, National Cat Day is not celebrated once a year on October 29 – it is a 24/7 proposition. Meow! He celebrates daily by sitting on keyboards, settling down in front of monitors, reminding us that it’s time to eat – again,...

Is Your Website Really Yours? Are You Sure?

Scenarios We’ve Seen More Than Once… Your website disappears – it’s kind of like discovering your car’s been stolen from the parking lot. Something you rely on is gone without warning. Recently we’ve helped new clients straighten out website issues...

MAG Packaging, Still Current After All These Years

Dare I say, but nearly thirty years ago we did the branding and package design for a company called Dead Sea Works. They extract Magnesium Chloride from the Dead Sea in Israel by evaporation through a solar evaporation pond array. So after all of this time, I walked...