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Remotr brings PC gaming to your Android device [New App]

A new app in the Google Play Store says it can bring your PC games to your Android mobile device with the same performance and video quality as if …

ASUS Republic Of Gamers G20 Compact PC Review

It’s an argument that’s become increasingly truthful as the years go by: When it comes to PC gaming, size rarely matters. Look no further than the insanely powerful Falcon Northwest’s Tiki-Z as concrete proof of that. ASUS is the latest to jump into the small form factor pool with the Republic of …

How to run Windows 10 on your Mac for free

One of the selling points of a Mac these days is the ability to run Windows software on it, via virtualization or Apple’s own Boot Camp. Running Windows lets you play PC games that haven’t been ported to the Mac, or stay completely compatible with your documents from a PC-centric …

Operating Systems

Samsung's latest SSD is absurdly fast and uses virtually no standby power

Samsung has started manufacturing a PCIe (M.2) SSD that pulls off a rare trick -- it'll be the fastest drive your laptop has ever seen, while consuming almost no power in standby mode. The new SM951 SSD succeeds the Korean company's XP941, a drive that can already read data at a mind-melting 1.4 …

10 cheap or free ways to make your old PC run faster

Teach an old dog new tricks<p>There’s a reason that unboxing videos and the phrase “new car smell” are firmly ensconced in the public groupmind. New stuff is exciting! New stuff is (theoretically) better! New stuff is just plain <i>cool</i>.<p>But new stuff also costs an arm and a leg—at least if you’re talking …

50 fantastic freebies for web designers, October 2014

We’re back with another fresh set of freebies for your delectation. This month we’ve included trendy fonts, icon packs, useful JS and jQuery plugins, …

Web Design

40 free resources every designer should know

<i>Jennifer Cirpici is a Dutch graphic designer and blogger. This post originally appeared on OtherFocus.</i><p>Ever wondered where designers get their resources to help them succeed with a project? Here is a list of great resources including sites, PSD. files, actions, UI elements, mock ups, et cetera. Best …

Beginners CSS Course

Beginners CSS<br>foundation<p>CSS, which stands for Cascading Style Sheets, is the sister technology to HTML that allows you to easily style the HTML …

CSS

An Overview of SVG Sprite Creation Techniques

SVG can be used as an icon system to replace icon fonts. The reasons why SVG makes for a superior icon system are numerous, but we won’t be going …

Font of the day: Trend Rough

Here at Creative Bloq, we're big fans of typography and we're constantly on the hunt for new and exciting typefaces – especially free fonts. So, if …

Typography

9 ways to Attract Visitors with Your Web Design

Web design has a wide scope encompassing different aspects, from the basic website development to the more advanced maintenance and update. Every …

What's new for designers, December 2014

In this month’s edition of what’s new for designers and developers, we’ve included new apps for design, frameworks and boilerplates, new mobile apps …

How to Become a Designer Without Going to Design School

I got my job as a designer without going to design school.<p>I wanted to change careers and become a designer, but I didn’t have four years and $100,000 …

Graphic Design

20 Awesome Free Icon Fonts to Use in Your Designs

The number of fonts designed to be used as icons, symbols and glyphs increases day by day. Using icon fonts you’re replacing raster images into …

101 Free WordPress Themes: The Ultimate List

Present your projects with this free, responsive portfolio theme. Derive Lite is a head-turner that will keep your visitors coming back for …

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is having download issues on PlayStation 4 as well

Earlier today, we reported the handful of issues that Xbox One owners were having with the digital version of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare … and well, it turns out that PlayStation 4 owners are finding similar issues.<p>Sony updated its support website today to explain that if you predownloaded …

U.S. court rules that phone passcodes are protected by the 5th Amendment, but fingerprints aren’t

While Touch ID makes sense for most of us as a secure and convenient way to protect our phones, there is one group of people who may want to stick to good old-fashioned passcodes: criminals.<p>A Virginia District Court has ruled that while phone passcodes are protected by the 5th Amendment, which says …

League of Legends pro-player retires to stream games for more than $800,000

Professional <i>League of Legends</i> player Wei "CaoMei" Han-Dong retired from the popular multiplayer battle arena game to begin a career streaming online matches for over $800,000 every year, according to Portrait Magazine (in an article translated by OnGamers).<p>China-based Han-Dong, best known within …

Nvidia aims to usher in a new generation of amazing 3D graphics with Maxwell

Nvidia is launching its next-generation graphics chips for PCs today in an attempt to raise the bar for quality 3D graphics in computer games. The code-named Maxwell chips represent the top-of-the-line graphics processing units (GPUs), and will be sold under the Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 and 970 brand …

The best gaming desktops you can buy

It seems like we get new gaming desktops to review every week, and each one comes with its own quirks and eccentricities. Let’s be honest — the …

Hands on with the Alienware Alpha

Breaking down the performance of Alienware's gaming PC for your TV.<p>For all its advantages, PC gaming has always been hampered by a supposed …

Best Gaming Desktops 2018

Consoles are nice and all, but if you want to play gorgeous-looking titles like Middle-Earth: Shadow of War and Star Wars Battlefront II at their …

Oculus Rift

Photoshop CC 2014

Last month saw the launch of the all new Photoshop CC 2014, with lots of great new features, especially for web designers. In this tutorial, you'll …

Web Typography Best Practices and Style Guide Tutorial

Web designers often use hit and trial methods to get beautiful typography for their websites. Understanding typography and its techniques will help …

Top Benefits of Using Top-Rated Web Design Software program

Share Email Comments<p>Details about the easiest Web Design Software program<p>Website layout according to requirements<p>The Internet modifications …

AI websites design themselves

The Grid is a site-building platform that intelligently analyzes content and structures it in a beautiful and easy-to-read layout.<p>29 Oct 2014<p>Not …

How To Create a Web Design Style Guide

You're reading How To Create a Web Design Style Guide, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, …

UI Design