Deb Yan

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Meet “Design Systems”, A New Smashing Book

It’s ready, and it’s shipping. We’re <i>very</i> proud to release a brand new Smashing book: “Design Systems” by Alla Kholmatova’s — our new practical guide …

New York City has a secret subway line with antique cars — here's what it's like to ride it

The New York City subway system is one of the most fascinating curiosities in a city full of mysteries. Miles of underground track shrouded in darkness, littered with abandoned stations and secret passageways — it's a common object of desire for the urban explorers among us.<p>And, occasionally, New …

The 5 Types of People You Need to Get Out of Your Life

We may read brilliant self-help books and possess wisdom about relationships, yet many of us still are hindered by toxicity. We are afraid to speak …

This Great Course on Beating Procrastination Used to Be Paid, Now It’s Free

Productivity trainer Kosio Angelov built a paid course at Udemy on how to beat procrastination, and over a thousand people took it. Now Angelov has …

Bluetooth 5 launches and it’s a lot more powerful

Following its announcement back in June, the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (Bluetooth SIG) has today revealed that the specification of the much-improved Bluetooth 5 technology has been finalized and is now ready for adoption by manufacturers all over the world.<p>Bluetooth 5 offers double the …

This Dynamic Web Design training bundle will get you building websites in no time

Building websites isn’t as hard as you might think, especially once you understand the basic languages of web development. With this Dynamic Web Design bundle, you’ll understand crucial web dev foundations and how it could open impressive doors career-wise for your future. Right now, you can grab …

What it's like to become a YouTube gaming celebrity at 80 years old

One morning in September of last year, Shirley Curry woke up to a terrible surprise. Her email inbox had been flooded with 11,000 emails from …

Creating web icons that break the language barrier

We use icons to convey an idea, an action or an object, in a split second. Icons work well on the web because they are ideal for non-verbal …

Toasting the Art of Super-Spy Archer

Neal Holman, the art director of Archer, picks his favorite drinking scenes from the FX show’s seven seasons.<p>One part James Bond, one part …

Religious thoughts trigger reward systems like love, drugs

<b>(CNN) —</b> Most Americans, about 89%, say they believe in God, and some have felt God's presence while listening to a sermon or sensed time stand still while they were in deep prayer or meditation.<p>Now, a new study shows through functional MRI scans that such religious and spiritual experiences can be …

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