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22 Ideas for Throwing the Best Labor Day Party EVER

With Halloween decorations hitting the shelves, the month of September marks a bittersweet transition. While it’s nearly time to bid adieu to everyone’s favorite season, there’s no better way to do it than by going out with a *BIG* bang. Gather friends and family this September 5 to celebrate the …

Decorations

Best Interaction Design Tools

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — best technical writing tool<p>Interaction design is a process in which designers focus on creating …

Prototypes

Your face could be making you unpopular: 'Cold-looking' people are harshly judged by others

If you have ever been excluded from a social situation, it might have been to do with the shape of your face. Depending on how 'warm', 'cold', …

It’s easy to become obese in America. These 7 charts explain why.

It’s no secret that Americans have gotten much, much bigger over the past few decades. The signs are all around us, from XXXL clothing sizes to supersize movie seats and even coffins.<p>According to an analysis from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the average American man now stands at …

Nutrition

22 clothing items every man should own before he turns 30

We've rounded up 22 of the most important essentials that every guy should have by the time he turns the big three-oh.<p>If you're approaching or over 30, it might be time to go shopping.

Hypnotic Graffiti Murals Radiate Colorful Illusions of Deep Portals

Miami-based street artist Hoxxoh (born Douglas Hoekzema) is known for his hypnotic and hyper-colorful murals. We first discovered his kaleidoscopic tableaux in 2015, but his newer work seems to take on new dimensions: the undulating circles of paint appear like layered gears, luring passersby into …

6 Places to Find Design Inspiration Early in Your Process

Getting your ideas down on “paper” can sometimes be the most challenging part of the creative process. What good are the thoughts that rattle around …

Curriculum 3D

Showcasing your portfolio is really important in the process of job hunting, I don't believe that is all about your education but what work did you …

Who Should Host Apple Music’s Version Of “Carpool Karaoke”?

The brand has licensed the concept from CBS, but what will it be without James Corden?<p>As you may have heard, Apple Music has done a deal with CBS Studios to license the insanely popular <i>Late Late Show with James Corden</i> segment, Carpool Karaoke. According to reports, the brand plans to spin it off …

Music

Couples Who Drink Together Stay Together

In drunkenness and in health, until death do you part.<p>Couples that get drunk together stay together. Or rather, older married couples who have a closely-matched alcohol consumption are more likely to stay married. Those are the findings of a new study published in the <i>Journal of Gerontology</i>, which …

What Snapchat Tells Us About The Future Of News And Information Gathering

I’ve always been interested in the way people access information and how we are able to develop our own views based on analysis, rather than having our minds made up for us by a particular newspaper, television or radio station, which will inevitably have their own bias, and that thanks to the …

A Universal Interface That You Control By Doodling

Want to turn on a light? Draw a circle.<p>Right now, the Internet of Things is controlled by a thousand little apps that mostly live in your smartphone, each with its own UI. But what would a universal UI for the IoT look like? In the mind of interaction designer Marc Exposito, it looks like a …

10 Data Visualization Tools To Bring Analytics Into Focus

Data visualizations can help business users understand analytics insights and actually see the reasons why certain recommendations make the most …

Moog Built A Synthesizer To Mix Every Sound On Earth

The Global Synthesizer makes music of the world.<p>Since 2009, Yuri Suzuki–a sound designer whose diverse interactive works include a musical robot train and a kid-friendly circuit board that turns everything into a musical instrument–has traveled the world, collecting the sounds of the countries he …

50 free web tools

In many occupations, solving problems and finding ways to be more productive are top priorities. This is especially true for web designers and …

Mapping the Creatures Living Beneath Our Feet

The ground beneath us is alive, very alive. A single gram of soil (about a fifth of a teaspoon) can contain thousands of species of bacteria, and millions of individual cells. It might also be packed with fungi, microscopic worms, and other strange creatures like tardigrades and rotifers.<p>A new …

Best new roller coasters, rides in American parks for 2016 | CNN Travel

The Internet’s 10 “Ugliest” Websites

Pascal Deville finds beauty in websites others abhor. Here are his picks for the Internet’s most beautiful atrocities.<p>Craigslist is one of the ugliest websites on the Internet. The home page is an indistinct wall of links and text, the site is tough to navigate, the postings are cluttered, and the …

Google just threw a wrench into one of Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's favorite projects

This week, Google announced a free version of Data Studio 360 for "individuals and small teams." It's a little shift that could shake up the market in a big way.<p>"One of the fundamental ideas behind Data Studio is that data should be easily accessible to anyone in an organization. We believe that as …

Satya Nadella

Pastejacking: using malicious javascript to insert sneaky text into pasted terminal commands

When a computer stops behaving, the solution often involves looking up an obscure command and pasting it into the terminal -- even experienced …

Why The Sound Of A Brand Name Matters

Brand names reveal a lot more than you think, as the fascinating science of “sound symbolism” suggests.<p>The sound of a word like “knife” or “truck” seems totally arbitrary–it’s just a random sound we’ve assigned to a thing, right? But for several decades, scientists have found good evidence that the …

Building a Vertical Timeline With CSS and a Touch of JavaScript

In this tutorial, we’ll learn how to build a responsive vertical timeline from scratch. First, we’ll create the basic structure with minimal markup …

Detechter

Inspiration

I’m a business manager. How do I become a UX designer?

Career changes aren’t always money oriented. While UX designers can earn up to $120,000 a year according to Dashburst’s(1) analysis of UX jobs, it’s …

The Ultimate Guide To Data Visualization Wireframing And Mockup Tools On The Web | Articles | Big Data

Your next big analytics project depends on accessible data visualizations. Here is a list of some of our favorite wireframing/mockup tools to help …

Check out this amazing keyboard created in partnership with Porsche Design

The mPiano<p>Alpha Piano has partnered with Porsche Design to create the mPiano, a truly stunning work of technology and design. An actuator sits underneath each key allowing the user to adjust the resistance and pitch of each key via an iPad app. You can even change the feel of the entire piano at …

6 of the most inspiring portfolios

If your design portfolio needs a bit of work, take a look at these brilliant examples to help you showcase your work in the best possible way.<p>01. …