deviantART's Birthday Scuzzle Game To kick off the celebrations for deviantART's 8th birthday (which is next week!), we've put together a brand new scuzzle for all you deviant sleuths to partake in. Put on your thinking caps, grab your magnifying glasses, and get ready for a good time.deviantART's Birthday Scuzzle Game by Heidi
Never heard of a scuzzle? It's a combination scavenger hunt and puzzle that involves both searching for clues and puzzling them together. (Information about our previously played scuzzle and its results can be found here and here.)
Crafty Creative team members have taken a photo of something awesometasticsomething birthday relatedand cut it up into 35 evenly-sized piece
CEA Update 20080730: Spam UpdateThis week we talk about spamming, how to deal with it and how to report it.CEA Update 20080730: Spam Update by realitysquared
About one year ago, in late 2007 the deviantART community grew large enough and popular enough for it to come to the attention of the lowest form of Internet life; the spammer.
During that time we had few controls in place to handle such abusive activity and those who were with us during that time may have been subjected to some of the massive amounts of spam which flooded into our community. Since that time however our Devious Technology department has been working hard to create systems to control spam and we have actively combated it with IP bans and reports to various service providers. Today Id like to explain some of the various tools now hard at work behind the scenes and also explain how you can report these people so that they can be removed from our community.
Our first line of defense against spamming comes in the form of automatic detection systems whic
8th Birthday Prints Event - Art for AIDS OrphansdeviantART will celebrate its 8th birthday on Thursday 7th August 2008. In celebration, we will donate 10% of the total print sales from our Store made on the 7th August 2008 to Project FOCUS: Art for AIDS Orphans in Uganda, a project which is registered with Global Giving.8th Birthday Prints Event - Art for AIDS Orphans by fourteenthstar
Across the world children seek recognition and a chance to create. In Lyantonde, Uganda, devastated by AIDS, the reality of poverty and social stigma threatens community cohesion and cultural heritage. The needs of AIDS orphans demand a response that extends beyond material support and touches upon the human need to share experiences with others. We want to help provide these young people with a means of self-expression, developing their voice through artistic media in connecting with themselves and the world.
deviantART's donation will assist Global Giving to open an art school for c
Your Help Is Needed To Enter Their Minds!!!I am working on an article series of interviews on members of the Artist Relations team and all members of staff as well.Your Help Is Needed To Enter Their Minds!!! by PurpelBlur
However, I want your input on what I should ask!
Questions can be directed at specific teams (Such as AR or Prints) or persons.
A list of Staff who have agreed to be interviewed will be posted in a few days time.
Please send your question to me via note with subject being "Interview Q" or the like.
For those who do not know; :faq106: and :iconstafflist:
Let Unkown Be Known! JulyThis is a monthly series where deviants send in a maximum of five(5) thumbs of works they feel should have more attention, regardless of the stats the works or the artists have garnered over their time here; the suggester makes his or her own definition of "unknown". Each suggester,is encouraged to write a short reason of why they the suggest the pieces. Suggesters are not limited to any gallery.Let Unkown Be Known! July by PurpelBlur
If you wish to suggest or have questions please send me a note titled "Let Unknown Be Known" or "LUBK".
The SEPTEMBER issue of LUBK will be reserved for Literature. If you wish to suggest for this issue please make the subject of your note- "LUBK Sep"
Let These Be Known
Bostwickenator has amazing photos og all different types of things.
Jeshi-Weshi has beautiful photographs with wonderful perspectives.
MN@ NewsletterThe MN@ Newsletter is posted in an effort to educate and update the community on the Chat Network and the Forums.MN@ Newsletter by Tachy-on
In this edition: Update on the dATribes Contest, Stuart Immonen's Featured chat transcript, and the Forum Corner!
Update on the MN@ Team
Currently, the team consists of:
Narfmaster, sapphiretiger, mykel, and secondmagpie.
Sting1, leaf-lover, KylieKeene, kamizu, Limetastic, anjules, ananasjihad, wordsrioting, Rendarin, quickdraw, yashachan, VernonX9000, sine-out, karyaazure, realillusions, Comrade-Kelly, and Little-Vampire.
What do the MN@ do? Please refer to the following faq for more information:
#dATribes Contest Closed
On June 23rd, the MN@ Team announced the start of the dATribes Contest. July 21st marked the e
The LOL Corner [#26]The LOL Corner [#26] by Tachy-on
The LOL Corner
This regular news article promises to make you giggle, chortle, and laugh your ass off.
Every edition will feature a collection of the funniest chat network quotes.
dAmnIt! is a database of funny quotes submitted by deviants like you.
When something funny happens in a chatroom, share it with everyone! It only takes a few clicks, and while you're there browse through all the other hilarious quotes!
Feel free to note me with suggested dAmnIt! quotes to go into the next edition.
Salutations, I'm a computer geek and science nerd who happens to take mediocre photographs on occasion and has delusions of being a writer, I tend to over use to the point of it being punctuation, and you can count on me to bore you to death on any number of scientific topics, or anything technical at all for that matter.|
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