Gema Kianna Alvarez

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Put The User First, And Revenue Will Follow

So much of the time advertisers focus on the wrong things. Viewability as a metric is a classic example.<p>Here’s the problem with viewability: …

This Font Makes Graphics Out Of Numbers In Seconds

Inspired by Edward Tufte’s “sparklines,” the typeface turns typed numerals into inline data visualizations.<p>Data is always more accurate and informative in context. Take Hurricane Harvey, for example. Some parts of Houston had more than 50 inches of rain. But it’s hard to understand just how crazy …

Top 7 Illustration Websites to Get Your Design Inspiration Dose From

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Successful people who lose their spark come to me for help — and I find many of them fall prey to a tendency we all have

Success is never certain. It never comes without risk.<p>Even if you're the smartest or the hardest working, there's no guarantee of anything.<p>The people who go on to do great things in their lives know this. They also embrace it.<p>Reflect on that Teddy Roosevelt quote for a minute here. Missing the …

Motivation

Fox News host Eric Bolling sues reporter for $50 million over story on lewd texts

Fox News host Eric Bolling filed a $50 million defamation lawsuit Wednesday against a freelance journalist who reported that Bolling had sent lewd texts to female colleagues at the network.<p>Yashar Ali wrote in HuffPost last week that Bolling, co-host of the weekday program “The Fox News …

Anthem's ACA retreat continues in Georgia and Nevada

Anthem's Blue Cross and Blue Shield subsidiary in Georgia will continue to sell Affordable Care Act health plans in 85 counties that otherwise would …

Duterte flies to besieged city, warns of other attacks

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine president flew for the first time Thursday to a besieged southern city to cheer troops who have been trying …

Middle East

Wildfire leaves complete devastation in rural community

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A chimney and a cinder block wall is all that's left standing among rubble that was a house Miki Crawford and her family called …

California

Black judge removes Mississippi flag with Confederate emblem from court

<b>(CNN) —</b> Carlos Moore made history this week when he took to the bench as the first African-American municipal judge in Clarksdale, Mississippi. Then he made a ruckus.<p>On his first day on the job, Moore ordered officials to remove the Mississippi state flag from his courtroom, because that flag …

Justice

Scammers Are Using Venmo to Steal Pricey Camera Gear

If you ever need to sell pricey camera equipment — or anything else, for that matter — stay away from buyers who want to pay you using the popular …

Facebook is no longer the worst social network for online bullying

Instagram is themost commonly used network for online bullying, a new major survey has revealed.<p>More than 10,000 young people aged between 12 and 20 …

Pizza Hut to hire 14,000 drivers, unveil new delivery technology

Pizza Hut, a subsidiary of Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM), will hire about 14,000 new delivery drivers by the end of 2017, the Plano, Texas-based company said Tuesday.<p>The jobs include both full and part-time positions. Pizza Hut will hire roughly 3,000 new employees per month through the end of the …