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10 website trends that defined 2015

What makes a site look modern and what makes it look dated? Every year, survival of the fittest chooses which trends work and which ones don't. With …

How to deal with zip files on your iPhone or iPad

Zip files—that is, single-file bundles that contain multiple items—are incredibly useful tools. On my Mac, I use zip files for all sorts of tasks: …

Comprehensive List of iOS 8 Apps with Notification Center Widgets

iOS 8 was released today, which means hundreds of app developers are releasing newly updated apps that take advantage of all the APIs introduced with the operating system upgrade. Those include third-party keyboards, which we covered earlier today, and app extensions, a set of APIs that allows apps …

iOS 8: How to download and install tomorrow’s update on your iPhone or iPad

Apple on Wednesday will release the final version of iOS 8, with millions of iPhone, iPad and iPod touch owners expected to download and install the …

Spruce Up Your Apps With Two Flawless iOS 7 Design Templates [Deals]

With over 1 million apps in the App Store, your app needs a good design to stand out. Cult of Mac Deals has got an offer that will help you get that good design – and at a fraction of hte cost and effort.<p>This deal is for two <b>iPhone/iPad App Design Templates</b> that will help you bring your app to life. …

Design And Build The Next Killer App At Your Own Pace [Deals]

Have you ever thought about becoming an app developer? If so you’re probably familiar with the following statistic:<p>“Mobile phone apps are expected to generate $25 billion in worldwide sales in 2013, up 62% from last year.” – Gartner, Inc.<p>So if you’re serious about learning the finer points of app …

Which?: iPhone 5 is 'slowest smartphone'

Tests of the seven most popular smartphones found that iPhone 5 came last, processing requests at half the speed of the Samsung Galaxy S4.<p>The phones were put through a series of benchmark tests by Which? to measure processor and memory performance, which show how quickly the phone will allow photo …

iOS 7 Siri asks advice on pronouncing tricky names

If there’s one thing we know about Siri, it’s that she sometimes has a hard time pronouncing names that can be a bit tricky, like if you have a …

Apple

New iOS App Lets You Record What You Heard Five Minutes Ago

Have you ever wished that you could record something that already happened? Your kid’s first words. That perfectly timed comeback. The email address your boss told you to have those important documents sent to within the next 10 minutes. If only there was a way to record the important bits of your …

Throwing shade: how Pixar changed the way light works for 'Monsters University'

Inside the studio's new Global Illumination system<p>Pixar has a long history of building new software between projects (most recently overhauling its rendering software for <i>Brave</i>), but in the run-up to <i>Monsters University</i>, the changes cut particularly deep. As planning kicked in, director of …

Web Design Images Usability Guide-Use Images Successfully

That’s why we have created this usability guide for web design images. Since it is so easy to embed an image in a website (even the process of …

iOS 7 still 'a work in progress' alleges The Next Web

No matter your opinion on iOS 7, there's no denying it's a radical departure from any Apple design that came before it. And if you believe <i>The Next Web</i>, that may be no accident. According to the blog, as Jony Ive has taken the software design reins, he has reportedly approached design and …

Hidden settings show Apple tested additional gesture, folder enhancements for iOS 7

In addition to the several new user-facing features introduced by Apple for iOS 7, hidden settings inside the new system have revealed that Apple has been testing other new enhancements. Hamza Sood discovered the hidden settings options, and these toggles reveal additional gesture, multitasking, …

Want to try iOS 7 without bricking your phone? (Update: pulled)

If you want to try out iOS 7 for yourself without the risk of bricking your phone or dealing with constant restarts, Recumbo is housing an interactive demo on the website. Besides the transitions between screens, it may feel like you’re staring at a bunch of screenshots, but it does a great job at …