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Webflow lets you build gorgeous web animations just by dragging and dropping

Oh, to be a web developer in 2017. We’ve long passed the “bad old days” of Flash (RIP), Silverlight, and ActiveX. It’s now possible to build gorgeous, engaging, animated websites using the holy trinity of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript — no plugins required. If there’s a downside, it’s that it can be …

How marketing will change in 2017

With more than one-fourth of 2017 over, many businesses feel pressured to achieve the goals they set for themselves at the beginning of the year. Next year’s resolutions are months away, but there are still changes happening this year that will heavily influence the practice of marketing in years …

Marketing

Google’s latest platform play is artificial intelligence, and it’s already winning

Google has always used its annual I/O conference to connect to developers in its sprawling empire. It announces new tools and initiatives, sprinkles in a little hype, and then tells those watching: choose us, and together we’ll go far. But while in previous years this message has been directed at …

Best Programming Languages for Big Data - Part 1

In the last blog on big data, we talked about the Data Integration Tools, the eight layer of the Functional architecture. In this blog I would be …

Big Data

Data Visualization with Tableau Desktop 9 Bundle | Popular Mechanics Shop

<b>Tableau Desktop 9 Qualified Associate Training</b><p>Get Up to Speed with One of the Top Data Visualization Tools on Earth<p>Tableau 9 is one of the leading softwares for analyzing and presenting data in meaningful, efficient ways. An essential for data scientists and business analysts alike, having a …

Realizing The Potential Of Big Data And Analytics

It’s not what you know. It’s what you <i>do</i> with what you know. That’s something companies worldwide will be learning—for better or worse—in the coming year when it comes to big data.<p>Gurus among us have proclaimed 2017 will be the year big data goes mainstream. If you’re anything like me, you may be …

Big Data

Kickstart your data analysis career by mastering this premier visualization software (88% off)

Your dad always said, “Right tools for the right job.” When you’re working in the arena of data analysis, Tableau 9 is recognized as one of the leading tools for both assessing and presenting large number sets the right way. To do that job right, you can pick up training like this Data …

The Rise Of AI Will Force Data Scientists To Evolve Or Get Left Behind

The history of Artificial Intelligence is long, but it’s only been recently that technology companies and markets have begun to get excited about it… Why? Because now it works.<p>After a few decades of exploration of symbolic AI methods, the field shifted toward statistical approaches, that have as of …

Artificial Intelligence

16 UX/UI Instagram accounts you must follow

With hundreds of millions of monthly active users, Instagram is a fantastic visual platform for designers. The Facebook-owned social network lets you …

UX Design

60,000 Visitors and Counting: How to Double Your Traffic With Infographics

The human brain processes visual data <i>60,000 times faster than text</i>. And, there’s more: <i>65% of your audience are visual learners</i>. So, what can you do …

Infographics

10 Must-have apps that programmers shouldn’t live without

Share22<p>Tweet<p>Share10<p>+13<p>Shares 35<p>Every programmer knows that nothing can replace a well-equipped laptop or desktop computer as a workplace for the …

Apps

The 10 Best Data Visualization Articles of 2016 (and Why They Were Awesome)

2016 was an astounding year for insightful, informative data visualization articles — here were the top 10 I saw all year (in no particular order), …

Big Data: 17 Predictions Everyone Should Read

This curated column is authored by leading business and data expert, Bernard Marr<p>Almost everyone can agree that big data has taken the business world …

Subject guides: Data Analysis and Visualisation: Visualisation Tools

Freely available visualisation tools<p>In addition to commercial software, a host of open-source and/or freely available tools exist for data …

Data Visualization

10 best new web design tools for October 2016

These days many of us are working on sites that involve a complex tangle of dependencies; if that’s you, this month there are a few tools that might …

Web Design

Love Working Smarter? These Are the 12 Productivity Bots You’re Looking For

“I hate tools that help me work more efficiently and communicate more clearly,” said no one ever. Enter: Your bot minions.Bots are awesome for …

Chatbots

Free data visualization with Microsoft Power BI: Your step-by-step guide

Microsoft has jumped into the free, self-service data analysis space with Power BI.<p>Power BI offers basic data wrangling capabilities similar to …

The 10 Most Expensive Women Artists

Behind every male artist there stands a woman denied her fair share of acclaim. Afterthoughts in the histories of the artistic movements they helped …

How to Make Beautiful and Effective Infographics

"There's something almost quite magical about visual information," says data storyteller David McCandless. "It's effortless. It literally pours …

Try This Mind Trick To Deal With Annoying Co-Workers

At some point in your career, you’ll undoubtedly cross paths with colleagues that irk you. Maybe it’s the presumption that their opinions are the only correct ones on the planet or their blatant brown-nosing to get on the boss’ good side. Perhaps you can’t stand how their arrogance, moodiness or …

10 Affordable Ways To Fill A Large Blank Wall

It's big, it's intimidating, and nearly every apartment for rent in Baltimore, MD, or Houston, TX, has it. No, we're not talking about that pile of laundry that you swear you'll get to soon -- it's that glaring, huge white wall. Even if your landlord lets you paint, an unadorned expanse can make …

Home Decorating

Anki's tiny Cozmo robot is a Pixar character made real

Best known for its sleek and intelligent remote controlled cars, Anki is stepping into new territory with its latest product, a small robot toy named Cozmo. If you've seen <i>Wall-E</i>, you've already got a good sense of its personality. Thanks to a combination of artificial intelligence, robotic movement …

Go Zen: why Japanese interiors are more than cherry blossom

The cherry blossom may be fading, shedding its petals in a pastel-pink blizzard, but if you want to keep the sprit of Japan alive for more than a few fleeting weeks, look to the latest interiors.<p>Several fabric houses have launched Japanese-influenced ranges this spring, and, on a deeper level, the …

The Minimalism Checklist

The average home in the U.S. contains about three hundred thousand items. What on earth? What are we even doing with all that stuff?If your house …

Minimalism

Data visualization: Showing isn’t always telling

Data visualization is one of the hottest areas of big data, but it may offer more noise than signal. According to Jeff Jonas, an IBM Fellow and Chief …

Data Visualization

How cities grow: the age of houses – mapped

The different patterns of growth experienced in cities such as London, Coventry and Milton Keynes are neatly shown in a map by Oliver O’Brien for the Consumer Data Research Centre using new data on England and Wales from the Valuation Office Agency. You can explore for yourself on the CDRC website

18 Examples of SVG With Awesome Effects

SVG is much more powerful than other image formats we can use on the web as we can manipulate them with code (either in our text editor or with CSS / …

Anita Sarkeesian interview: 'The word "troll" feels too childish. This is abuse'

Photograph: Taylor Hill/Getty Images<p>At Time magazine’s 100 Gala for the most influential people of 2015. ‘The media tends to pull individuals out to be icons,’ Sarkeesian …

The 2017 Top Programming Languages

It’s summertime here at <i>IEEE Spectrum</i>, and that means it’s time for our fourth interactive ranking of the top programming languages. As with all …