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Cheat Sheets for Frontend Developers

Cheat sheets are amazingly handy quick reference resources that are time saving and educational, so we should probably all use them at one time or …

Reckoner Typeface – Free Font by Alex Dale

The Reckoner typeface, a free to use industrial sans serif font in two weights and special characters by Alex Dale.<p>Alex Dale, a Sydney, Australia …

This Branding Video Cleverly Celebrates Famous Logos Without Actually Showing a Single One

You know, some elements of this video from Denmark-based digital agency Inetdesign seem awfully familiar.<p>That's because the clip uses famous logos to …

80+ Free Web Design Resources You Thought Didn’t Exist

Let’s face it: no matter how creative and knowledgeable you are in web designing, you cannot come up with the best web page design if you don’t have …

Web Design

What Will Become Of China's Ghost Cities?

Little did we know that most of that iron ore being shipped to Guangzhou from Rio de Janeiro and Port Hedland, Australia was going to build Chinese cities; cities that would remain vacant for years. China single-handedly topped the phrase “bridge to nowhere” and made ghost cities a euphemism for …

Fallout 4's concept art is wallpaper worthy | Polygon

Revisit the stage presentation of Fallout 4, coming Nov. 10, with these seven images, any of which work great as a desktop wallpaper. One, the landscape with mushroom clouds blooming on the horizon, was particularly important to director Todd Howard, providing his creative team with a sense of …

‘Wow’: Boeing Plane Moves Down the Runway, Then Takes Off in a Way You’ve Likely Never Seen Before

A video posted online Thursday by Boeing shows a 787-9 Dreamliner display the aircraft’s technical capabilities by ascending into the air with an incredibly steep take off.<p>“Filmed above Moses Lake, Wash., the video spotlights technical maneuvers that showcase some of the airplane’s many …

Paul Ford: What Is Code? | Bloomberg

Remember Netscape, the first huge commercial Web browser? In 1995, as Java was blooming, Netscape was resolving a problem. It displayed Web pages …

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Mont Blanc panorama is the world’s largest ever photograph

The world's 11th tallest mountain, Europe's Mont Blanc, is now the subject of the world's largest photograph.<p>An international team led by Italian photographer Filippo Blengini has published a gigantic panorama of Europe's loftiest peak, an image which weighs in at an enourmous 365 …

Helvetica's Long-Lost Rival Has Been Resurrected After 35 Years

They found them in a file cabinet. The original masters for a legendary typeface called Haas Unica, designed in the late 1970s and killed shortly …

Design a hedge maze for the real hotel that inspired The Shining

Attention game makers and film buffs, Colorado's Stanley Hotel, the real-world inspiration for <i>The Shining</i>, is looking for someone to design a 61,500 square-foot hedge maze for their front lawn.<p>The winner will have their work created out of 1,600 to 2,000 Alpine Currant hedge bushes on the hotel's …

Here's how CGI helped create that amazing Quicksilver scene from X-Men: Days of Future Past

Check out this detailed breakdown of how Rising Sun Pictures did the visual effects for one of the most amazing Quicksilver scenes in <i>X-Men: Days of Future Past</i>.<p>The music really sells it for me, that and the atomic wedgie.<p>For a full write-up of the process, make sure you hop over to the website …

Assassin's Creed: Can the Assassins Win the War?

<b>WARNING</b>: <i>This article contains major spoilers for the Assassin's Creed series, up to and including Black Flag.</i><p>The secret Assassin-Templar War has been …

World History

The greatest Minecraft game remakes ever

From Zelda to Final Fantasy, we look at the masterpieces rebuilt by gamers, block by block.<p>Mojang's insanely successful world-creation title …

China's “Supercave” Takes Title as World's Most Enormous Cavern

China's immense Miao Room cavern is announced as the world's largest cave chamber.<p>China's immense Miao Room cavern, hidden beneath rolling hills and reachable only by an underground stream, is the world's biggest cave chamber, an international mapping team reported on Sunday. (Related: "China's …

Alienware's got a massive $300 dock for your new graphics card

We know what you're thinking: What the hell is a "graphics amplifier"? (Some of you smartasses are probably also wondering if it goes to 11.) In fact, it is what it sounds like: The Amplifier, a new accessory from Alienware, is a big ol' shell that lives on your desk, with room for nearly any …

The plan to reinvent Call of Duty

New Social Network Promises To Serve Up 'The Ultimate Food Porn'

It could be the ultimate cocktail of social networks.<p>One part Instagram, one part Tumblr, with a dash of Pinterest, a twist of Facebook and a few secret ingredients, Morsel is a new food-focused social network that aims to bring big-name chefs, cooking enthusiasts and #foodporn devotees to the same …

Chris Hadfield's Stunning Photos From Space Will Give You A 'Truly Global Perspective' On Our Planet

From a bird's eye view of Niagara Falls to a breathtaking pic of the Windy City, astronaut Chris Hadfield became famous for his stunning photos of Earth from space.<p>Hadfield shared many of his photos via social media--but not the 150 images included in his new book, "You Are Here: Around the World …

Demolition racer Next Car Game finally has a proper name

Bugbear Entertainment's PC racing game that we've known as <i>Next Car Game</i> for the past year finally has a name: <i>Wreckfest</i>.<p>The developer unveiled the name today alongside an announcement that the driving game's latest build was live. <i>Wreckfest</i>, Bugbear explained, was an apt name for the demolition …

Portrait Project Captures the Spirit of LGBT Youth at Prom

Prom is a rite of passage for many youth in North America. Whether for strict policies or non-progressive attitudes towards gender and sexuality, …

It's impossible to visit every planet in No Man's Sky

There's no way you can visit every world in <i>No Man's Sky.</i><p>Sean Murray, co-founder of developing studio Hello Games, told IGN that the procedurally generated universe in <i>No Man's Sky</i>, the indie space exploration game that has captivated gamers since it was revealed in December, creates worlds on the …

Maybe A Stone Age Assassin's Creed Wouldn't Be So Bad

"Me make new thing!" "Me already have stick." "No... <i>Pointy stick</i>."<p>This fan video takes a tongue-in-cheek look at what would happen if <i>Assassin's Creed</i> …

P.T. is pure video-game marketing genius

I've been playing games for over 25 years and I've never been as frightened as I was during P.T.<p>You simply cannot buy this kind of genuine interest.

A 10-Year-Old Genius Just Graduated From High School

Ten-year-old Tanishq Abraham, who at the age of 4 was one of the youngest Americans accepted into the high-IQ society Mensa, has graduated from high …

America's best small towns, according to Fodor's - CNN.com

Louisiana man claims his biological father was Zodiac Killer

A Louisiana man claims in a new book that his biological father was the notorious Zodiac Killer of northern California, who's still sought by authorities, publisher HarperCollins said Tuesday.<p>The Zodiac serial killer is believed to have killed five people in 1968-69 and gained notoriety by writing …

The Devil and the Art Dealer

It was the greatest art theft in history: 650,000 works looted from Europe by the Nazis, many of which were never recovered. But last November the world learned that German authorities had found a trove of 1,280 paintings, drawings, and prints worth more than a billion dollars in the Munich …

Watch The Most Amazing “Wheel Of Fortune” Wins Throughout History

Pat Sajak called last night’s “Wheel of Fortune” win the “most amazing solve” he’s seen in 30 years of hosting the show. But it’s not the only one!<p>It’s always fun to watch people win a bunch of money on game shows that are generally rigged against the contestant. But, what makes a truly great win …

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