All across the world, large companies are making investments in logo redesigns. At first blush, this may seem like nothing more than simple housekeeping. Every brand should update its identity with time. Brands like Airbnb, Spotify, Google and Pinterest have greatly simplified their logos in recent years.
I maintain a digital visual diary in which most days I try to spend some time looking a visual design technique used in all types of medium. I have a subscription to Press Reader which allows me to access hundreds of magazines from around the world. Any design elements that I like I take screenshots and snippets from magazines or websites that I visit.