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7 great examples of typography in web design

When it comes to the visual design of a website, the emphasis is often on the photography, illustrations or vector graphics. But at the end of the …

UX & Psychology go hand in hand— How Gestalt theory appears in UX design

In the age of AI and “Human Centered Machine Learning”, it’s essential that we understand the needs and behaviour of our users. This is doubly true …

UX Design

Stylish Solutions for Awkward "Dead Zone" Spaces

(Image credit: Built Custom Homes via Houzz)<p>Tight corners, the space under your stairs, the tops of cabinets—these awkward spaces are the great …

Storage Ideas

How to make your own NES Classic Mini using Raspberry Pi

Nintendo has discontinued its massively popular NES Classic Mini console just months after launch, with every indication that the tiny, …

RetroPie

Good news! We now own the trademark for RetroPie in the USA thanks to help and support from Eckland & Blando. In February 2017 it came to our …

Raspberry Pi

How to Negotiate: Negotiation Tips to Get the Best Bargain | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Tyler Tervooren of Advanced Riskology.</i><p>“It’s learning how to negotiate to keep both sides happy – whether it’s …

The Aspirational Science of Predictive Dreaming

Some scientists say psychic dreams are real. Explaining how they happen is another issue altogether.<p>Every day, office workers everywhere find themselves trapped in cross-cubicle conversations about their co-worker's "crazy accurate" and "totally psychic" dream. Listening to stories about other …

Is another human living inside you?

You may think your body and mind are your own. In fact, you are a fusion of many organisms - including, potentially, another person. Words by David Robson, photography by Ariko Inaoka.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year.</i> <i>Browse the full list.</i><p><i>-</i><p>Once …

IoT for Home Automation

Introduction<p>We live in an exciting time where more and more everyday items "things" are becoming smart! "Things" have sensors and can communicate to …

Microcontroller

Internet of things needs global privacy push, says UK regulator

The U.K. telecommunications regulator Ofcom has called for international industry standards on privacy in the internet of things.<p>On Tuesday the …

We need to stop treating weather scientists like oracles

It's mid-afternoon on Tuesday, and much of New York City is probably still smarting after the so-called snowstorm of the century turned out to be just a snowy day. Wherever you stand on the I'm-Barely-Snowed-In-And-Kinda-Annoyed scale, that our preparedness blitz — the alerts, the stockpiling, the …

The Most Unique and Fashionable Baby Names For Girls and Boys

What better place to get stylish baby name inspo than the fashion world?<p>Selecting a baby name that feels truly unique in 2017 is no easy feat. Luckily, the A-list and fashion set has the art of stylish baby names down pat. Whether you’re expecting a baby girl or boy, get inspired by these …

The World's Best Hotel Beds

From safaris to ski chalets, the most luxurious places to rest your stylish head.<p>From safaris to ski chalets, the most luxurious places to rest your stylish head. <i>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

The Apple Watch Isn't Here Yet, But The Battle Over It Has Already Started

Having waded into the prediction waters myself, I’m well aware how treacherous they can be. But surely Fred Wilson, the venture capitalist behind Twitter and Tumblr, had no idea he would set off the year’s first technology tsunami with his post: “What Is Going To Happen.” Wilson, in what he …

Apple Watch