Eduardo Davad

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Classics Never Die: What It Means for DJs to Grow Old

Two years ago, I witnessed legendary dance producer Giorgio Moroder play a comeback DJ set at a festival in Los Angeles. Onstage, the septuagenarian had a younger, more tech savvy assistant next to him, helping control the session like a driving instructor on a separate set of pedals. Right out the …

Vinyl Records

The Grueling Life of a Long-Haul Trucker

12,000 miles a month, surprisingly clean truck stop showers, and dogs riding shotgun — inside the cab with an American road warrior<p>Long-haul trucker Josh Giesbrecht lives a strange and solitary life, spending weeks on the road at a time while hauling cargo from point A to point B, covering vast …

RVs

Study Reveals Power of Facebook for Small Business Marketing

Social Media marketing has become an essential for small businesses today. With almost half of the world’s population being active on the internet, …

Marketing

One Stat for Every Social Network That Will Convince Your Boss it's Important

Share<p>No matter how many people in the world use social media, no matter how many business success stories emerge, no matter how many new technologies …

Marketing

4 UX Hacks for Reducing Visual Friction On Your Homepage

All of us are constantly faced with elements of visual friction whether we choose to acknowledge them or not.<p>Even when sites are internally tested …

UX Design

Everyone's going nuts for this Twitter app right now, and everyone needs to settle down

Finding the right Twitter client can be a difficult thing to do.<p>On desktop, TweetDeck rules the roost for those of us "power users" who need to see many different types of tweets and regularly interact with them.<p>On mobile, I'm not a big fan of Twitter's native client, and other than that there …

Apps

Trolls Are Already Ruining The Internet's Nice New Thing

French Girls is supposed to be fun a way to draw strangers. 8chan trolls are using it to abuse women, children, minorities, and gays.<p>Here's how French Girls, an iPhone app, is supposed to work: Users upload selfies, and anyone else with the app can then draw a portrait of the user and send it back …

A 21-year-old noticed a huge problem with Snapchat, so he launched a startup to try and fix it

But as the app evolved, so did the way that he wanted to use it. He started getting bored of seeing the same kinds of snaps from the same friends over and over.<p>Then Snapchat launched Stories in 2013, which lets users stitch together a bunch of snaps in a row to create a narrative that would …

Social Media

Abandoned Chinese Fishing Village Being Swallowed By Nature

Shengsi, an archipelago of almost 400 islands at the mouth of China’s Yangtze river, holds a secret shrouded in time – an abandoned fishing village …

China

Get better reviews for your mockups in 7 steps

Comp (aka mockup) reviews are a vital step in the design process, but they don't have to be so stressful.<p>Here we've compiled a practical list of best …

Mockups

How Twitter can be used for informal personal learning? – Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

I joined Twitter in January 2008 and in the last 6 years, 4 months, and 7 days since my first tweet I have made or posted nearly 33,000 tweets! As I …

Social Media

Data Visualization: How To Merge Form Function And Make Great #Infographics

Data Visualization: How To Merge Form & Function And Make Great #Infographics<p>The following infographic, created by Zhenia Vasiliev, breaks down the …

What is This UX of Which You Speak? Using UX to Make Your Website Ultra-Intuitive

If you’re involved with website or software design at all, you know that the huge buzz words floating around right now are user interface design …

Why Apple Abandoned the World's Most Beloved Typeface

The world's most beloved typeface has been dumped.<p>After two rocky years as Apple's typographical identity, Helvetica Neue is being replaced by a …

Typography

Ten fresh design resources

Being a web designer, you must be knowing that nothing brings more happiness than creating a design that is inspiring, authentic and different. While …

This 23-year-old ditched her blog and started writing her memoir on Instagram — now 300,000 people are reading it

While she isn't a published author yet, she already has 339,000 captivated readers following along with the story she's telling on Instagram, including a top literary agent who thinks Calloway may have a hit book on her hands. (There's no book deal yet, her agent confirms.)<p>Mic.com reports …

Books

13 Warning Signs That Your Blog Design Stinks (And How to Fix It)

Starting a blog that readers love depends on two important things: user-friendly responsive design and useful content in your blog posts. Once you …

Marketing