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Living Off Hackathons: The Possible Rise Of The Pro-Hacker

Simon Lightstone Contributor<p>Simon Lightstone is on IBM's DB2 team, LifeHack author, programmer and former startup guy.<p>Hackathon prize money keeps rising each year as organizations learn to take advantage of their value. Runner-up cash prizes are now in the thousands, and grand-prize payouts are as …

Startups

30 Regex Code Snippets All Web Developers Should Know

Regular expressions are a powerful tool that should be in every developer’s tool belt. They can match against a string of characters based on very …

Python Programming

Design a portfolio that packs a punch

I look at many creative resumes and portfolios every day in my job at Fantasy, spanning a wide range of disciplines and talents. Because there's so …

UX Design

10 Websites To Help You Become Smarter

In an age of so much information, it’s a whimsical thing to find people burning all their time on social media. You can only get ahead in this world …

A serial startup employee explains 4 key steps to building a $1 million business in under 48 hours

We were both in hoodies and had a shared penchant for the F-bomb and burritos, all of which led to a caffeine-infused mind meld.<p>It would be the first of many.<p>The matchmaker then introducing us was the prophetic and profane Dave McClure, general partner of 500 Start-ups, which is now headquartered …

Startups

100 podcasts that will make you smarter and more successful

Flickr/Garry KnightPodcasting is a great way to learn and be inspired. It's a new use of technology that hearkens back to the original social medium, storytelling.<p>If you have an interest in entrepreneurship, tech, leadership, business, creativity, or just learning and expanding your mind, here are …

Entrepreneurship

Designing User Experience for Minimum Viable Product

For some people, the first version of the product doesn’t need to be nice and perfect. Just go ugly early with one killer single-feature, so you can …

20 successful entrepreneurs share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s

Mistakes are unavoidable, but the truly successful learn from these setbacks and move on all the wiser.<p>We asked entrepreneurs, including a few "Shark Tank" investors and the cofounders of popular retailer Warby Parker, to share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s.<p>Here's what they …

Entrepreneurship

Collective #197

Inspirational Website of the Week: Circles ConferenceVibrant colors and creative layout choices made us pick the Circles Conference website as …

Web Design

User interface design app Figma launches with $14M, led by Greylock Partners

Figma, a startup that has built a web-based tool for user interface design that allows for many simultaneous users, is announcing today a $14 million round of funding. Greylock Partners is leading the round.<p>In its current state (available today in preview, with a waiting list), Figma could provide …

Top web design trends for 2016

Just like any other field of design, web design trends come and go with the passing of time. Unlike many other fields, however, web design has a …

Web Design

JavaScript in Detail

JavaScript in Detail<p>Recorded at:<p><i>|</i> by Joseph Andaverde Joseph Andaverde Follow 0 Followers on Nov 29, 2015 <i>|</i><p>A note to our readers: As per your request …

Drag and Drop File Uploading

<i>The following is a guest post by Osvaldas Valutis. Osvaldas is going to show us not only how drag and drop file uploading works, but goes over what</i> …

Web Development

CSS – margin:auto – How it Works

Using margin:auto to center a block element horizontally is a well known technique. But have you ever wondered why or how it works? To answer this, …

10 Ways to Improve Typography In Your Designs

<i>Typography is more than just picking a font and a point size from some drop-down menus on your computer.</i> <br>It’s an art and a skill whose history goes …

Typography

Top 25 AngularJS Admin Design Templates

AngularJS has as main advantage that you can separate your web application into views and load them separately, keeping the site source lightweight …

Web Design

The secret of web success: figure out what your user wants, then give it to them

We all want to give our users an optimal user experience; it has been one of the more recent pillars of web design. Most people equate good user …

Web Design

Shazam-Like Morphing Button Effect

View demo Download sourceToday we’d like to show you how to create a fun little morphing button effect. In this tutorial we’ll create a Shazam-like …

Graphics

The Most Overlooked Aspect Of UX Design Could Be The Most Important

Benjamin Brandall Contributor<p>Benjamin Brandall is a content crafter for Process Street.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>What UX designers can learn from 1990s Japanese video games<br>• Why it’s so easy to ignore your to-do list app but get distracted by Twitter<p>I’m not much of a designer. In fact, I’m awful …

UX Design

25 top job sites for finding the freelance gigs you really want

Starting your morning off working on a website design for a fashion blogger and finishing up your day on a redesign for a non-profit that will bring …

Pay what you want for a full-course education in JavaScript [Deals]

JavaScript is one of the most essential languages underpinning the modern internet. It’s an invaluable entry on anyone’s resume, and with this bundle of 10 JavaScript development courses you’ll be able to claim that knowledge with confidence. What’s more, you can pay whatever you want for the whole …

JavaScript

Collective #195

Inspirational Website of the Week: Buca BootA very unique design with subtle effects and interesting typography. Our pick this week. Get inspired …

Web Design

Learn Regular Expressions - Lesson 1: An Introduction, and the ABCs

<i>Regular expressions</i> are extremely useful in extracting information from text such as code, log files, spreadsheets, or even documents. And while …

Typography

Packt Exclusive JavaScript eBook Bundle - Includes 7 FREE eBooks! Valued at over $170, Free Packt Publishing eBook

View All Topics<p><b>Thank you for your interest in Packt Exclusive JavaScript eBook Bundle - Includes 7 FREE eBooks! Valued at over $170.</b><br>We apologize that …

JavaScript
JavaScript

30+ Mobile App Concepts With Gif-Animated Previews

Creative app concepts through JPEG or PNG don’t show any dynamism, that’s why artists on Behance like to publish their user experience ideas in the …

Responsive Web Design with AngularJS (A $17.99 Value, FREE!), Free Packt Publishing eBook

View All Topics<p><b>Temporarily Unavailable. Thank you for your interest in Responsive Web Design with AngularJS (A $17.99 Value, FREE!).</b><br>Due to the …