Rohit Falor

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A City-Wide Bike Lane That Wants to Be a 'Piece of Copenhagen in Berlin'

The Radbahn, a proposed five-and-a-half mile protected route under a U-Bahn bridge, would connect the east and west sides of the German capital.<p>While Copenhagen continues to live up its reputation as the best city in Europe for cycling, Berlin continues to fall behind, with what seems like …

Machine-learning enhances, doesn't hurt, human creativity

Machines are getting smarter. And pretty soon, they’ll come for us.<p>That seems to be the story today, whether from Hollywood or in breathless articles in popular tech magazines about artificial intelligence and nanotechnology.<p>In a world where machines can learn, once humans push the “on” button, …

Machine Learning

The Beginner’s Guide to Google’s Material Design

Advertise here with BSA<br>You may be the type who struggles to keep up with web speak, confused by phrases like “UX (user experience) design” – or the …

New functional programming language can generate C, Python code for apps

Researchers at the University of Copenhagen's Department of Computer Science recently unveiled Futhark, an open source functional programming …

#1 Positive Thinking & Self Help Community

HEALTH AND WELLNESS – POWER OF POSITIVITY More HEALTH AND WELLNESS – POWER OF POSITIVITY<p>weight loss<p>Read More<p>8 Ways to Lose Weight That Don’t Require …

JavaScript is a Dysfunctional Programming Language

JavaScript is supposedly a <i>functional</i> programming language. (Actually, it’s multi-paradigm, mainly imperative with some functional capabilities and a …

Light and Darkness in UI Design. Matter of Choice.

In one of our previous articles we have already mentioned that the issue of color is one of the major in design of user interfaces. It can greatly …

Microinteractions: the secret of great app design

The best products do two things well: features and details. Features are what draw people to your product. <i>Details</i> are what keeps them there. And …

Is Digital Technology Making Us Any Better Off? One Prominent Economist Says No And He May Be Right

When Steve Jobs was trying to lure John Sculley from his lofty position as CEO at Pepsi to Apple, he asked him, “Do you want to sell sugar water for the rest of your life, or do you want to come with me and change the world?” The ploy worked and Sculley became the first major CEO of a conventional …

Trends

Beyond the False Bottom: How to Avoid This Costly UX Mistake

UX mistakes often go undetected because they are quiet. They aren’t a broken image or a misspelled word or a form that isn’t sending. No, UX mistakes …

Machine Learning: An In-Depth Guide - Overview, Goals, Learning Types, and Algorithms

Articles in This Series<p>Introduction<p>Welcome! This is the first article of a five-part series about machine learning.<p>Machine learning is a very hot …

Machine Learning

Enzyme: JavaScript Testing utilities for React

By Leland Richardson<p>Testing code is crucial for the maintainability of a complex code base, but it is just as important that tests are easy to write, …

The Most Important Design Principles Of Voice UX

Just because voice interaction is a relatively new technology doesn’t mean the fundamentals of user-centered design don’t apply.<p>The experience of using voice commands to control computers has been transformed by a new generation of voice interaction systems. Apple’s Siri and Google Now, which have …

Master the JavaScript Interview: What’s the Difference Between Class & Prototypal Inheritance?

“Master the JavaScript Interview” is a series of posts designed to prepare candidates for common questions they are likely to encounter when applying …

Nobody Wants To Use Your Product

Every morning, designers wake up to happily work on their products, be they digital or physical, with an inner belief that people will want to use …

Forget the Click Bait. Here’s What the JavaScript Job Market Really Looks Like.

Today, Mashable released a click-baity article about the software developer job market called “To be a star programmer in 2016, learn Javascript and …

The Languages And Frameworks You Should Learn In 2016

A lot happened in the software development world in 2015. There were new releases of popular programming languages, new versions of important …

Why Java? Tales from a Python Convert

Whenever I tell people I’ve been working with Java I get the same reaction:<p>“Yuck! Java? Why Java?”<p>And, admittedly, I had the same reaction — at …

Concurrency

6 Python libraries every programmer will love

In programming, little frustrations can be as agonizing as the big problems. No one wants to pull their hair out merely to pop up a window with a …

This computer algorithm promises to help you find your perfect place to live

According to Elon Musk, in three to five years, we’ll most likely overcome most of the technical challenges for fully autonomous cars. Although it will take many more years to overcome the regulatory friction of getting those cars on the street, it is quite feasible that in terms of computational …

Misused mobile UX patterns

If you are an experienced designer, you probably agree that being inspired by others is not stealing in UI design. It’s best practice research. It’s …

15 User Experience Details You Missed

15 User Experience Details You Missed, with bonus details provided by UX gurus! These 15 user experience details can be missed by

25 Websites Other Than Social Media To Upgrade Your Life

Failure occurs everyday, in school, jobs, housework, and within families. It is unavoidable, irritating and causes pessimism.<p>While the thought of …

12 Rules for Professional JavaScript in 2016

<b>Disclaimer:</b> I speak in absolutes below for brevity. Yes, nearly every “rule” in programming has exceptions.<p>JavaScript is hard. It moves so fast that …

A Kind of A.I. Called Machine Learning Is Reshaping How We Live. It’s Time We Understood It.

Computers and the algorithms they run are precise, perfect, meticulously programmed, and austere. That’s the idea, anyway. But there’s a burgeoning, …

Building A Component-Based Web UI With Modern JavaScript Frameworks

Most modern front-end JavaScript frameworks provide some sort of support for component based development. This is an incredibly important step in the …

UI Mechanics of a Date Picker

A study and an experience redesign of selecting dates from a calendar<p>Choosing dates using a date picker has been one of the most commonly followed …