Ricardo Rocha

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Getting Started With The Web MIDI API

2018-03-19T13:15:56+01:002018-03-28T14:14:57+00:00Getting Started With The Web MIDI API<p>As the web continues to evolve and new browser technologies …

Web Design

These are the best books for learning modern statistics—and they’re all free

Statistics came well before computers. It would be very different if it were the other way around.<p>The stats most people learn in high school or college come from the time when computations were done with pen and paper. “Statistics were constrained by the computational technology available at the …

Machine Learning

10 Useful Material Design Code Snippets

The material design craze is taking the web world by storm. Every month I find new sites running on the material style using frameworks or custom UI …

UI Design

New Trend in Visual Design and Motion Design for the Web?

I love browsing through sites like Behance and Dribbble for visual design inspiration. It's amazing to see how much the field has evolved. We can see …

UI Design

Web Design Trends to Try in 2018

You're reading Web Design Trends to Try in 2018, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, …

Web Design

Why One Company Raises $25m+ … And Another Doesn’t

This week, <i>four</i> SaaS companies I’ve been involved with as an investor, advisor, board member, etc. since the very early days all announced or raised …

Venture Capital

Build a Rest API for Node & Mysql 2018 JWT

Javascript is a hard language to get right, and I am tired of all the tutorials that build Node APIs in a way that is not maintainable. So I have …

There are 3 distinct types of narcissists — here's how to spot them

To be diagnosed with narcissistic personality disorder, someone needs to express five of nine specific traits. People with the disorder are often characterized as having a lack of empathy, a grandiose view of themselves, and a need for admiration.<p>Though many follow similar patterns, such as love …

How to GDPR-proof your startup — time is running out

The May 25th roll-out date of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is barrelling towards us. As with the majority of EU regulations, it can seem overwhelming at first, especially for startups who don’t usually have a budget for expert legal advice.<p>We consulted Remie Bolte, TQ member and …

The 'father of the iPod' has designed a new kind of mechanical watch

Ressence's new watch has combined the latest tech with a mechanical watch movement to enable the user to set it by simply tapping the glass, according to wristwatch website Hodinkee.<p>Its latest concept watch, the Type 2 e-Crown, was in part designed by ex-Apply designer Tony Fadell and connects …

Forget Photoshop—Edit Your Photos With These Top Free Photo Editors

13 Free Photo Editors<p>The Best Free Photo Editors Out There<p>Updated May 03, 2018<p>These free photo editors are the best of the best and will get you just …

Tutorials

How to Make Stop Motion Videos

Stop motion is actually a really easy thing that everyone could integrate into their videos. Here, Rob starts out with a broad overview of where you …

25 Amazing Open Source React.js Projects for the Past Year (v.2018)

<b>For the past year</b>, we’ve compared nearly 8,400 React.js open source projects to pick Top 25 (0.3% chance).<p>This is an extremely competitive list and …

The 10 Most Popular Open Source Front-End Web UI Kits

You can save loads of development time by working with frontend UI kits. The most popular is Bootstrap although far too many homogeneous sites rely …

Web Design

Awesome App : App Landing Page Template built with Bootstrap 4

Modern Design<p>Build your website with this modern design template. Coupled with beautiful fonts and a layout optimized for every screen size, it is …

Web Design

A Guide to Automating & Scraping the Web with JavaScript (Chrome + Puppeteer + Node JS)

Learn to Automate and Scrape the web with Headless Chrome<p><b>Udemy Black Friday Sale</b> — Thousands of Web Development & Software Development courses are on …

JavaScript

How I accidentally wrote an awesome HTML Preprocessor

As a programmer, Compilers have always seemed to me like a million line black box only out-daunted by making an operating system. But hard challenges …

A Wikipedia For Data Visualizations Is Here

The Data Viz Project has more than 150 types of visualizations.<p>You have one dataset, and countless ways to visualize it. Bar chart? Tree graph? The dreadful pie chart?<p>Now all your options are in one beautifully designed location: the Data Viz Project, which has more than 150 types of data …

The 17 Best Tools For Spying On Your Competition

I recently came to an astounding observation.There’s this small but profound mindset shift that has turned our industry upside down.Don’t worry — …

Content Marketing

The Night Two Cartel Bigshots Got Kidnapped at a Strip Club

Mia Flores and Olivia Flores married two brothers high up in the Mexican drug cartels. In ‘Cartel Wives,’ they recall a life of danger, duplicity, …

Draw a figure in under five minutes

Sketching a five-minute pose is a lot of fun because it offers just enough time to capture a strong sense of the pose, but not enough time to …

When should web designers use modal overlays?

"This web page needs to be interrupted by a lightbox effect and a modal dialog asking me to sign up for a mailing list," said no one ever.<p>If you …

Free Font of the Week: Audrey

Welcome to <b>Free Font of the Week</b>, where we showcase our favorite free font finds! We are constantly browsing the web to bring you the best content. We …

Typography

3 Drawing Tips for Beginners

Are you new to drawing, or just want a refresher on the basics? Well, you’re in luck. Below you will find three essential drawing tips from top …

Drawing

A Step-by-Step Guide for Starting a New App Design Project in Sketch

Sketch Tutorials<p>And why I never, EVER start them from scratch.<p><b>I’m a firm believer in transparency, so before we start, I owe you this:</b><br>Portions of …

Infographic: The Visual Guide To Font Styles

<b>Font styles</b> can make or break a project. Cramming out ideas for hours on end to cooperate different fonts together can be a mentally-draining process.<p>…

Typography

10 Fonts to Follow in 2017

You're reading 10 Fonts to Follow in 2017, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, Facebook, …

Typography

How to teach yourself UX design

My learning journey and a living list of UX resources for self-starters<p>First of all, I have to confess that my UX design skill was not completely …

UX Design