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Think Android phones are all the same? Here at 8 that do things differently

We have written a lot recently about the seeming uniformity of current smartphones and how this can lead to a lack of excitement for new models. However, it doesn’t take much to look beyond the mainstream and into a world of phones with interesting designs, niche features, and unique hardware. This …

Phones

How to Make Your Own Ringtones for iPhone on iTunes

Your iPhone has a variety of free ringtones to peruse, and the iTunes Store has a gigantic selection of iPhone ringtones to purchase, but what if you want to make your own custom ringtone? Good news! You can make phone ringtones free using already purchased songs from your iTunes library. All you …

iTunes

ERROR EFFECT by Studio FUNDAMENTAL

ERROR EFFECT – 100 graphics, 100 emotions visualized by studio FUNDAMENTAL.Check out this amazing project by Fundamental, a Hong Kong-based creative …

How Pantone created a universal language for color

<i>Subscribe to the Quartz Obsession newsletter for this daily digression into the most fascinating corners of the global economy.</i><p>Is that off-white paint ivory, pearl, bone, eggshell, eburnean, ecru, cream, flax, or beige? Ask anyone who’s ever argued about the shade of a wall: Describing color with …

Graphic Design

Typography: HK Spec™ Typeface by Alfredo Marco Pradil

Typography is the soul of a design project. It's what makes the communication possible. As one of my good professor's and mentor used to say, …

Apple shares new demos of its proposed WebGPU browser engine

Earlier this year, Apple proposed a new GPU on the Web Community Group to work towards more powerful graphics on the web. The WebGPU standard Apple proposed is much more object-oriented than WebGPU and allows developers to create and store objects that represent state. Additionally, it allows for …

The Best DSLRs for Beginners in 2017

It’s not always easy to start a completely new camera system, and if you’re thinking of upgrading from something simpler, like a point and shoot, the …

Updating your tooling for Windows 10 Creators Update

We’re extremely excited today that the Windows 10 Creators Update, build 15063, has been released. Kevin Gallo went into detail about some of the new …

Ubuntu ends Unity software unification project

<b>Open source software platform Ubuntu has ended an ambitious six-year project called Unity that aimed to unify the way that people used its products.</b><p>Work has also ended on versions of its software that was designed to run on smartphones and laptops.<p>Ubuntu said it took the decision because the …

Android photo recovery, is it possible? - Gary explains

Whether through clumsy fingers or lack of attention we have all probably deleted the wrong photo by mistake. The one with your thumb over the lens remains but the perfect shot of that perfect moment has gone. What can be done? Is it possible to recovery deleted photos on Android? The answer rather …

How to Design Popups That Work Every Time: An Easy Guide for Website Owners

All digital specialists will tell you this. You need emails. Tons of emails.<p>And what is one of the best ways to collect tons of emails on your …

Marketing

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

Graphic Design

20 Best JavaScript Tools and Resources for Web Developers

Looking for the <i>best JavaScript tools and resources</i>? You found them!These scripts have multiple purposes and include navigations, charts & graphics, …

How to Use Multi-Touch Gesture Navigation on an iPad

Just like last week’s tip on controlling the iPad’s cursor for selecting and editing using Trackpad Mode, the iPad’s multi-touch navigation features are easy to miss or forget about. In fact, I hadn’t used this feature in a couple of years myself. Since I use a Bluetooth keyboard so often, I tend …

Apps

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

7 new graphic design tools to make your life easier

The graphic design software scene is very dynamic right now, with new tools being released all the time. Some of these new and updated apps could …

How to Setup Automatic iCloud Backups for Your iOS Device

- Jan 27, 2017<p>There is just no way to overstate the importance of backing up your iOS device. If your iPad or iPhone for any reason ever dies or …

LineageOS builds now available for Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X, and more

<b>Update, January 23:</b> As promised, the first nightly and experimental builds for LineageOS 14.1 (Nougat-based) are here. For now only a handful of devices have builds available, but more will follow over the next days and weeks. For now, builds are available for: Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X, Moto G4, Moto G4 …

Review Of Popular Trends And Tools For Developers In 2016

The software technology is constantly evolving, and internet users as well as people creating digital products expect innovations and progress in …

JavaScript

What’s the best way to set up a Windows 10 machine?

Stuart is getting his daughter a Windows laptop for Christmas, and would like some advice on setting it up. This is the first part of a two-part answer ...<p>My daughter has asked for a Windows laptop for Christmas, for schoolwork and games. I’m a Mac user and haven’t set up a Windows machine for many …

How To Reset Windows Store App In Windows 10

The Windows Store in Windows 10 has tens of thousands of free apps. In addition to apps, you can also buy games, movies, music, and TV shows. Ever …

Recover Deleted Data from iPad and iPhone Without Backup

<b>SPONSORED POST</b><p>How to <b>recover</b> <b>deleted</b> <b>photos, videos, messages, WhatsApp, notes from iP</b><b>ad without backup</b><p>Our iPads hold so much data. From Music, photos, videos, contacts, text messages and so much more. As much as we like to store information on our iPads, we also inherently understand that the data …

Data Recovery

Fix Windows 10 Error 0x80070057 During Anniversary Update Install, Here’s How

Getting "something went wrong" error 0x80070057 during Windows 10 Anniversary Update install? Here's how to fix it.<br>[ Continue reading this over at …

Keep on clicking with the 10 best browsers for Android

Browsing the web on your smartphone doesn’t have to be frustrating. A good browser app can make even slow and unresponsive webpages better by …

Everything You Can Do With Windows 10’s New Bash Shell

Windows 10’s Anniversary Update brings a “Bash on Ubuntu on Windows” environment to Windows 10. But don’t be deceived: This is more than just a Bash …

This week’s top stories: iOS 10 and macOS betas, iPhone 7 leaks, new apps & much more

<b>In this week’s top stories:</b> New iOS 10 and macOS betas, more iPhone 7 and Lightning headphone leaks, apps and updates, and much more.<p><b>iOS | macOS |</b><p>We kick things off with the latest iOS 10 and macOS 10.12 Sierra betas with beta 4 for devs and public beta 3 for other testers. Apple also released iOS …

The best way to back up all your photos and videos on Android

Whether you're looking to free up some storage on your device, or it's time to upgrade to something new, Google Photos is the best way to back up all …

3 Simple Steps to Give Your Subjects Amazing Eyes In Photoshop

Many can debate the ethical use of Photoshop, but if you strip down its use to a core idea, the editing software is meant to enhance imagery and …

Tutorials