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Scientists Are Using Eye-Tracking To Discover How We See Design

Architects know best, as they often claim. With conviction, they’re sure certain details will make a space more hospitable, more beautiful, more …

The quest to make homes that repair themselves

Home ownership can be a drag. It's expensive and maintenance is time consuming. But what if you had a home that repaired itself? There'd be no need …

Mad Men

Next Generation Will Curse the Trump Era

In his coming-out speech on the Senate floor last month opposing President Donald Trump, Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) remarked, “Anger and resentment are …

Top Cheatsheets and Reference Guides for JavaScript

JavaScript is at the forefront of powering UI across the web. It provides us with a means to create interactive features that range from slick …

JavaScript

Inside look at this old-fashioned porch from the past

1/18<p>Troy Thies<p>Gallery: The welcoming three-season front porch on the new cottage faces Swan Lake, designed by SALA Architects. The original granary, …

Boating

An academic search engine for scientific articles

Cut through the clutter<p>Find peer-reviewed research from the world's most trusted sources<p>Semantic Scholar is a free, nonprofit, academic search engine …

Chrome Extension Developers Under a Barrage of Phishing Attacks

EXCLUSIVE — Google's security team has sent out warnings via email to Chrome extension developers after many of them have been the targets of …

20 Cool Command Line Tricks for Windows and macOS

The command line (or Terminal for you Mac fans) is a throwback to a simpler age of computing, before mouse pointers and application windows and …

Linux

How to Turn an Android Device into a Web Server

Hello folks,<p>Yesterday I did manage to serve my web simple application from my android phone. By following some simple steps you can do it too, it’s …

25 typography freebies to make your life easier

Typography is one of the most important skills you can develop as a designer. And however long your career lasts, you never really stop learning.<p>The …

Typography

The Best Books on Behavioural Economics

I have just read some of the books you’ve chosen, and I found them almost impossible to put down. It’s fascinating how people behave in these …

Behavioral Economics

From Bootstrap to CSS Grid

Despite many clever hacks and creative workarounds, there hasn’t been a simple answer for creating layout on the web. From misusing tables, to …

Designing and Creating Objects in JavaScript

01<p>of 07<p>Introduction<p>Before you read this step-by-step guide you might want to cast your eye over the introduction to object-oriented programming. The …

Non-Linear War

Vladislav Surkov is back. Back inside the ever-shrinking sanctum around Putin; on the elite list of Russian officials hit with visa bans and asset …

Without Sky

A new theory for why Trump voters are so angry — that actually makes sense

<i>Update: After the election, we chatted with Cramer again about rural whites, Trump, and racism.</i><p>Regardless of who wins on Election Day, we will spend the next few years trying to unpack what the heck just happened. We know that Donald Trump voters are angry, and we know that they are fed up. By now, …

Donald Trump

9 Ways to Make Your Customers Happy (Infographic)

Happy customers are a core component of a healthy, profitable company.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Customer satisfaction is vital to keeping your company afloat. Without customers, how would you make any money? Bad customer service can cost a business a lot. Just …

Customer Service

Linden Lab’s Sansar will take virtual worlds far beyond Second Life

Second Life is by far the most successful virtual world ever created. And with Sansar, the creators of Second Life at Linden Lab believe they can use virtual reality to create a far more immersive experience.<p>Just as Second Life democratized the creation of virtual objects in a virtual world on the …

Virtual Reality

We’re heading into dark times. This is how to be your own light in the Age of Trump

My fellow Americans, I have a favor to ask you.<p>Today is November 18, 2016. I want you to write about who you are, what you have experienced, and what …

Study: NYC's Priciest Buildings Are Its Least Energy-Efficient

Residents of New York City <b>luxury buildings</b> aren't just paying some of the highest rents in the city—they're also the biggest contributors to its <b>pollution</b>, according to a report released by the advocacy group Climate Works for All.<p>The group looked at the Forbes Billionaire List, then Business …

Bill de Blasio

Crafting an Engaging Homepage

Designing your home page can make or break your success online. Some home pages are filled with too much content or are too difficult to navigate or …