The Breakroom

Halloween Is Coming!

October 2, 2006

Any long time visitor to the Iconfactory knows that this is positively our most favorite time of year. The air is crisp, the leaves are changing and All Hallow’s Eve approaches! That’s right gang, its almost time for the annual spooky transformation of the factory from friendly pixel playground to the frightening bastion of undead […]

Roll Out the Barrel!

August 3, 2006

We are now officially at launch day plus 2 and we just wanted to say thank you to all of you who have taken time to send us your incredible feedback on the new site. We are all gratified by your unadulterated love for the new site’s design, functionality and content. You like us! You […]

Welcome one and all as we celebrate our 10th anniversary with the launch of all-new versions of and Over 2 years in design and development, the new sites have been rebuilt from the ground up using Ruby on Rails and are now hosted on Apple’s xServe platform. These two sites boast many new […]

We came across a nice posting from a fellow iconist today that we thought we would share with our visitors. Seems as though Jamie and others are going through Pixelpalooza withdrawal and long for the heady days of pixelated madness that each winter brought here at the factory. Starting in 1997, The Iconfactory sponsored a […]

Happy Holidays from All of Us!

December 18, 2004

As our office closes for the annual break, we want to wish everyone a happy, safe and joyous holiday season. And even though our offices are closed until January 3rd, we will still be responding to technical support and stock icons requests via email. We’ll do our best to respond to your needs in a […]

You may recall that updates to The Iconfactory were temporarily frozen last month due to some server maintenance we were doing. Well, for all those geeks out there, we’re proud to announce just what was going on… we moved our website, email and database servers from hosting at Datareturn in Houston TX, to the loving […]

We’re Back Baby!

December 6, 2004

We are pleased to report that our behind-the-scenes updates went as smooth as silk and we’re back in business. If you’ve sent press releases to us since our hiatus and want them posted, please send them along again. News and Deskbase updates have now resumed and in addition we have some cool new icons coming […]

Iconfactory Updates On Hiatus

November 12, 2004

Due to some extensive internal house keeping we’ll be doing, site updates for The Iconfactory are being suspended from now until December. This means there won’t be new icon releases, news item updates or additions / edits to the DeskBase until we return. Although the website won’t be updated, you can still purchase our software, […]

Welcome to our annual Halloween make over! Every year we let the vampires and undead out of their tombs and they somehow manage to take over the factory. We hope you enjoy the spooky look and feel and make The Iconfactory your number one stop for Halloween GUI goodies. Your favorite dank and dark Web’s […] Under Attack

September 20, 2004

Our credit card payment processing service,, is currently experiencing a denial of service attack (DDOS). If you place an order for one of our products and get a “-1 error” you should wait awhile and try again. Alternatively, you can use PayPal to place your order. Thanks for your patience!