Darin Doria

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Minimalist Newsletter Subscription Form — Osvaldas Valutis

Subtle, minimalist and intuitive<p>UIis what I like most about web design, having the visual part of it in mind. The design is in details. Refine each …

7 Beautiful Font Pairings Available for Free on Google Fonts

<i>This is a guest post by Nelson Joyce – Co-creator of the Marketing Automation WordPress Plugin LeadIn.</i><p>As designers, the selection of fonts we can use …

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Awesome Sketch Plugins

FontRapid by FontRapid Team →visit website<p>Free Font Creation / Maker plugin for Sketch<p>FontRapid is a free Sketch plugin, helps designers create …

Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference Kicks Off On June 2

Apple has today announced that this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference will kick off on June 2 at Moscone West in San Francisco. The five-day conference will give us a glimpse at “the future of iOS and OS X,” and the star of the show will almost certainly be iOS 8.<p>WWDC is the event Apple uses …

How an Underappreciated iOS 7 Feature Will Change the World

A curious download hit Apple’s App Store this week: a messaging app called FireChat.<p>It’s a new kind of app because it uses an iOS feature unavailable until version 7: the Multipeer Connectivity Framework. The app was developed by the crowdsourced connectivity provider Open Garden and this is their …

10 Fantastic Free Thin Line Icon Sets

With the emergence of the flat design trend leading the way for the past year, thin line icon sets have been increasingly popular. We all love icons, …

Spruce Up Your Apps With Two Flawless iOS 7 Design Templates [Deals]

With over 1 million apps in the App Store, your app needs a good design to stand out. Cult of Mac Deals has got an offer that will help you get that good design – and at a fraction of hte cost and effort.<p>This deal is for two <b>iPhone/iPad App Design Templates</b> that will help you bring your app to life. …

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Outdated UX patterns and alternatives

Treehouse published an article on Creating Responsive Websites with Photo Backgrounds, looking at a few different responsive techniques including how …

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Hot App! Get Draw 2.0, The Poor Man’s Photoshop, For Just $9

Image editing app iDraw has been around for quite some time, but the new 2.0 version (released this past week) really kicked things into high gear.<p>If you’re looking for a solid Photoshop-style image editing program for only a little bit of scratch, iDraw 2.0 has it in spades. The app now imports …

Designing Mobile First

Build a responsive design that works across devices<p>Almost 25% of the Web’s traffic now comes from mobile. If you didn’t build a responsive site, …

Taralli al Vino Blanco (Taralli with White Wine) Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> The original recipe comes from Tenuta Il Poggione, a wine estate in Montalcino (in Italy's Tuscany region) that is best known for their Brunello. The recipe included here is my adaptation for an American kitchen, and it has a balance to it. One cup sugar. One cup olive oil. One cup …

Coffee vs. Beer: Which Drink Makes You More Creative?

<i>Mikael Cho is the co-founder of ooomf, a network that connects short-term software projects with handpicked developers and designers. Mikael writes about psychology, startups, and product marketing over on the ooomf blog.</i><p>I didn’t know what I was going to write about today.<p>When this happens, …

13 Apps to Inspire Creativity

If you haven’t fallen off the resolutions wagon yet… congrats. If as soon as week one ended, so did your good intentions, we totally hear you. But one resolution that’s always worth keeping is continually trying to bring creativity to your life every day. In our obsession with doing just that, …

Beaconic announces availability of first Retail iBeacon Kits for Europe

We’ve seen Apple’s new iBeacon technology in use at several retail stores and events here in North America— Apple Stores, Macy’s, CES, MLB— but adoption of the new Bluetooth low power technology has been slower overseas. Beaconic aims to change that with a new iBeacon Retail Kit that will make it …

The Vaultskin Lexx Wallet Case For iPhone 5s/5: The Slim And Stylish Solution That Keeps Everything Together [Deals]

Some people prefer to keep their phone unfettered with additional functionality. But for the pocket-space-optimizing pros out there…this is a dream come true.<p>Introducing the new <b>Vaultskin Lexx Wallet Case</b> for iPhone 5/5S. It’s a protective phone case, it’s a wallet, and it’s only $35.99 – including …

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Go Ahead, We Don’t Mind: Put The Dock In The Corner On your Mac [OS X Tips]

While no one puts baby in the corner, you can ignore that time-honored advice and actually put the Dock in the corner on the screen of your Mac.<p>While the traditional tools for moving the Dock around will let you move it to the right, left, or bottom of the screen, this little bit of Terminal magic …

How I Made My Old Car Future-Proof With Automatic

“We work really hard to make it more informational as opposed to judgmental.”<p>Not about connecting the phone with the car, but the car with the phone<p>There’s plenty of opportunity for the Link to get smarter

MarkDrop: A New Minimalistic Markdown Editor For The Mac

MarkDrop is a new Markdown editor for the Mac that displays a minimalistic editor on the left and a preview window on the right that updates in real time. The app prides itself on a clean interface, and you can share via PDF, HTML, or print.<p>Some other features include multiple themes, fullscreen …

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MacBook Pro with Retina display review (13-inch, 2013)

When Apple held its last big keynote, it unveiled some new iPads, just like we knew it would. But it also used the 80-minute news conference to refresh its Mac lineup, announcing a new Mac Pro desktop and some slimmed-down MacBook Pros, all running Apple's brand-new operating system, OS X 10.9 …

Opinion: What is really driving Apple’s new-found fondness for ‘free’?

Apple surprised many yesterday by making the update to OS X 10.9 Mavericks free, rather than the $20 it cost to upgrade to the previous release, Mountain Lion. The company also surprised some (though not us) by doing the same for its previously chargeable iWork apps.<p>There’s been a lot of commentary …

5 Best Banks for High School Students