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7 Useful Git Tips for Beginners

Back when I first started to use Git for version control, I wasn’t sure if all the learning I invested into it would pay off. <i>Branching, staging,</i> …

Software Development

How to Correctly Detect Credit Card Type

Most card type detection tutorials and libraries use regular expressions without references, often omitting or incorrectly detecting card types. This …

30 Simple Tools For Data Visualization

Need a simple tool to create a fantastic data visualization? Here are 30.<p>There have never been more technologies available to collect, examine, and render data. Here are 30 different notable pieces of data visualization software good for any designer’s repertoire. They’re not just powerful; they’re …

Learning JavaScript Design Patterns

Preface<p>Design patterns are reusable solutions to commonly occurring problems in software design. They are both exciting and a fascinating topic to …

JavaScript

Google’s 25 Rules For Building A Better Mobile Site

Google researchers listened to 119 hours of user complaints about mobile websites. Here’s what they learned.<p>Some mobile websites are borderline unusable, forcing you to squint and peck around in hopes of finding whatever piece of information you need. But others seem to fit your phone like a glove. …

Introducing WebSockets: Bringing Sockets to the Web

The Problem: Low Latency Client-Server and Server-Client Connections<p>The web has been largely built around the so-called request/response paradigm of …

JavaScript

Can Email Be Responsive?

Love it or hate it, there’s no denying the popularity of HTML emails. And, like the web before it, the inbox has officially gone mobile—with over 50 …

Web Design

Automatic Tax Management for Online Businesses

Sales Tax for Online Businesses, Simplified<p>Quaderno manages your sales taxes for you, automatically. We handle thousands of receipts every month from …

Small Business

Card — make your credit card better in one line of code

No need to change your form<p>Card works as a drop in addition to your current credit card form. No need edit input names or HTML — you can leave …

Identity Theft

Parsley - The ultimate JavaScript form validation library

Intuitive DOM API<p>Like no other form validation library, simply <b>write in English your requirements inside your form HTML tags</b>, Parsley will do the …

JavaScript

The design agency offers an improved version of Origami, the open-source UX prototyping tool Facebook released earlier this year

The design agency offers an improved version of Origami, the open-source UX prototyping tool Facebook released earlier this year.

Building iOS Web Apps

Web Inspector<p>Remote debugging web applications is available since iOS6. With remote debugging it is easy to check and alter the rendered CSS and test …

Firefox Add-on Enables Web Development Across Browsers and Devices – Mozilla Hacks - the Web developer blog

Developing across multiple browsers and devices is the main issue developers have when building applications. Wouldn’t it be great to debug your app …

Software

Six Great DIY Projects for Hacking Computers and Networks

If you're testing your hacking skills or trying to learn more about security, your toolkit shouldn't end with your computer. If you're willing to …

Killer User Onboarding Starts With A Story

<i>Samuel Hulick is a long time UX consultant with an intense focus on user onboarding. This article originally appeared on Inside Intercom.</i><p>Want more people to adopt your product? Make sure you know what progress looks like in your user’s life, not just on their screen.<p>Having a stellar user adoption …

Free Science Fiction Classics on the Web: Huxley, Orwell, Asimov, Gaiman & Beyond

Today we're bringing you a roundup of some of the great Science Fiction, Fantasy and Dystopian classics available on the web. And what better way to …