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How to learn coding for free: A guide for designers

Learning to code can be one of the most daunting tasks a designer can undertake. Code looks complicated, reads like gibberish, feels boring, and …

A top VC firm just put together a striking presentation on what it was like for startups in 2016

Given all of the fear and loathing startups were feeling in 2015, top venture capital firm, First Round, did another poll of its network of more than 700 founders and CEOs to see what it's like to have a startup in 2016. Times have certainly changed, and we've published with First Round's …

Venture Capital

Which Colors to Avoid in Web Design

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co<p>Colors are the heart of any advertisement that decides how successfully it will promote your brand, …

12 timeless UI patterns analyzed

Cards allow sites to present a heavy dose of content in a digestible manner. As we explain in our Web Design Book of Trends 2015–2015, cards are popping out everywhere lately, and this pattern’s success is directly related to its usefulness.<p>Cards act as containers for clickable information: …

Hate Hoax: Another Student Fakes Mugging Claim by Trump Fans

Another student at Bowling Green State University (BGSU) has hoaxed a racist hate crime attack, local police have confirmed.<p>More than a week after …

Marine General 'Mad Dog' Mattis got Trump to rethink his position on torture in under an hour

On Saturday, Trump met with the retired four-star general at the real-estate mogul's Bedminster, New Jersey, golf course for about an hour to discuss the possibility Mattis could be tapped to serve as defense secretary.<p>Details about the private conversation are hard to come by, but Trump did reveal …

National Security

10 Trendy Homepage Designs To Inspire You

Make your website stand out with these ideas!<p>Every business needs an amazing homepage; it's the first thing your users are going to see, so it forms a powerful first impression, and it also serves as a gateway to the interior pages of your site, where they'll learn more about your brand (and …

Trump to scrap Nasa climate research in crackdown on ‘politicized science’

Nasa’s Earth science division is set to be stripped of funding as the president-elect seeks to shift focus away from home in favor of deep space exploration<p>Donald Trump is poised to eliminate all climate change research conducted by Nasa as part of a crackdown on “politicized science”, his senior …

Donald Trump

Lawmakers, security mavens praise Donald Trump's robust plan for national defense

A lengthy list of lawmakers and security experts have stepped forward to praise Donald Trump’s robust plan for national defense, which includes …

Donald Trump

Trump: GOP will become 'worker's party' under me

Under a President Donald Trump, the Republican Party would become a different one, a broad, populist coalition focused on workers who have gone too long without a raise and on social programs the party establishment has long seen as anathema to its long-term success.<p>“Love the question,” Trump said …

Cartoon Nails Hypocrisy of Anti-Trump Protesters

The Anti-Trump crowd is fighting a losing battle. America has spoken. They elected Trump, and they want him to lead. His policies are receiving broad …

Rep. Ryan Zinke Endorses Trump

Montana Rep. Ryan Zinke Tuesday announced his endorsement of Donald Trump, saying that as a former Navy SEAL, he believes the presumptive GOP nominee …

The Resurgent - TheResurgent.com

EXCLUSIVE: Donald Trump a bigot? A misogynist? Don't tell that to Lynne Patton - the African-American Trump executive who oversees MILLIONS in charitable donations and has battled addiction with the family's support

Ronald Kessler, a former Washington Post and Wall Street Journal investigative reporter, is the author of The First Family Detail: Secret Service …

Donald Trump

China Just Cheapened the Yuan to Its Lowest Level in 5 Years

China’s central bankers set the yuan’s trading point at the lowest level in five years today, following the currency’s steady fall against the U.S. …

PayPal co-founder reportedly hell-bent on destroying Gawker after company 'outed' him years earlier

For months, Gawker Media owner Nick Denton had suspected PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel was out to get him. Turns out, he was right.<p>Thiel — the uber-rich Silicon Valley investor — <i>had</i> been financially backing Hulk Hogan in his fight against Denton and Gawker. Legal bills are pretty expensive, after …

Best smartphone cameras: Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 6P vs. Lumia 950

Samsung vs. iPhone, Nexus vs. Lumia. It's time to find out who makes <i>the best</i> smartphone camera.Recently a new smartphone waltzed onto the scene, …

Lithium-air catalyst breakthrough could make car and phone batteries last five times longer

US and South Korean scientists have discovered new catalyst materials that could make it possible to create lithium-air (Li-Air) batteries that can …

Neil Young permits Trump to Keep on Rockin'

Young excuses Donald Trump’s use of Rockin’ in the Free World on campaign trail, saying: ‘Once the music goes out, everybody can use it’<p>Neil Young – a confessed Bernie Sanders supporter – has approved Donald Trump’s use of his music on the campaign trial.<p>Related: Donald Trump rocks to the left with …

Donald Trump As Peter Pan: Explaining The Poll Numbers

On May 20, 2016, <i>Politico</i>’s Steven Shepard explored <i>Why Donald Trump’s poll numbers are surging</i>: “The main reason for Trump’s surge over the past few weeks? He is earning increasingly larger shares of the Republican vote….”<p>Shepard provides a meticulous analysis of the polling data as to the <i>what</i>, but …

Jeb Bush Says Donald Trump Supporters Not ‘A Bunch of Idiots’

During a speech in Amsterdam on Saturday, Jeb Bush repeated familiar criticisms of Donald Trump while also correcting people who have dismissed Trump …

This handy tool tells you where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on the issues

By John Sides<p>, Contributor, Monkey Cage<p>This handy tool from Voxe.org gives you detailed information about Hillary Clinton’s and Donald Trump’s platforms, pulled directly from their official websites or other communication. More details are here.

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Trump at NRA: 'We're getting rid of gun-free zones' if I'm elected

Presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpLeBron James to produce documentary series 'Shut Up and Dribble' for Showtime Rosie …

Donald Trump

Scoring the 2016 candidates on press freedom

<b>When it comes to political campaigns</b>, journalists traditionally serve as the referees, covering the action but not taking sides. There is one issue, …

Trump's Path to Victory Over Clinton

Among the abundant ironies of this election cycle, there is this: We are now in the eighth year of the most liberal administration since Lyndon …

Whom Should Trump Choose for VP?

Handicapping the choices and suggesting a better one.<p>Now that Trump is the certain nominee, nervous conservatives are shifting focus to the bottom of …

Foreign Policy

Why the leader of a US Muslim coalition wants you to vote for Trump

CONSIDERING THAT DONALD TRUMP has called for a “total and complete shutdown of Muslims” entering the US, it’s hard to imagine many Muslim Americans …

The Evolution Of Marketing: It's Not Limited To One Department Anymore

Bryan Kramer once wrote, “Communication shouldn’t be complicated. It should just be genuine and simple, with the humility and understanding that we’re all multi-dimensional humans, everyone of which has spent time in both the dark and delightful parts of life.”<p>Content is the key to this kind of …

Feeling Blue? Try Some 'Shrooms, Says Science

A new study says magic mushrooms may treat severe depression.<p>A small clinical trial showed that hallucinogenic mushrooms may serve as a treatment for severe depression, Quartz reports.<p>Although illegal in the U.K., British researchers were able to get approval to test the effects of 'shrooms on a …