Anh Mai

263 Added | 16 Magazines | 12 Likes | 52 Following | 106 Followers | @anhbmai | #flippingout

The Ultimate Amsterdam Backpacking Guide

Amsterdam is a tourist-trap. This is a city famed for its legal marijuana, plentiful hookers and bar crawls. The tourist centre is loud, it’s dirty, …

The future of flat design

Flat will also continue to evolve to incorporate more images.<p>Many of the flat or almost flat sites hitting the web today include photos, something very few early flat sites had. Flat-style colors and typography paired with great images reflect hints of a flat aesthetic that is comfortable with …

Qualities Of Good Flux Implementations

React<p>React is an open-source JavaScript library, maintained mainly by Facebook, and intended to be used in large applications that use data that …

The 8 Exercises You Should Do Before Every Workout

Don’t skip these moves. They’ll make you stronger, help you move better, and keep you injury free<p>If your warmup typically consists jogging on the treadmill for 10 minutes, that’s a big mistake. Top trainers are using roughly the same amount of time to do exercises that help clients move better and …

The 6 Best Back Exercises for You

Add these exercises to your workout to sculpt a bigger, stronger back<p>I want you to answer a question for me, and I want you to answer it truthfully. Do you spend nearly as much time working your back as you do your chest? If you're like most men, the answer is probably no. But I'm here to change …

10 Secrets to the Perfect Pullup

Workouts

7 Exercises Every Trainer Wishes You Would Do

Are these in your exercise arsenal? If not, they should be

San Diego

7 personality traits of great designers

Like we mentioned above, usability testing reveals smarter paths to satisfying user and business goals. The more you understand your users and their behavior (Empathy), the more-informed your business decisions.<p>Beyond studying users, designers need to also grasp why projects were initiated in the …

You Don’t Need a Promotion to Grow at Work

As organizations run leaner and flatter, your ability to move up can stall much earlier in your career because, simply put, there’s no place to go. This is true whether you work for a corporation, nonprofit, or public agency. So what should you do when you reach that plateau and you’re only midway …

Human Resources

The man who discovered Pluto is about to become the first person to visit it.

The Search Begins<p>In 1929, a young researcher named Clyde Tombaugh was handed a thankless, seemingly impossible task.<p>His bosses at the Lowell …

Solar System

Productivity Advice I Learned From People Smarter Than Me

<i>Ryan Holiday is the bestselling author of</i> <i>The Obstacle Is The Way</i><i>, the founder of</i> <i>Brass Check Marketing</i> <i>and gives</i> <i>monthly book recommendations</i> <i>to 30,000 people here.</i><p>Like all people, I’d like to think I am a productive person. If I am, however, it’s because I’ve been ruthlessly efficient at one thing: …

How to Pack on 10 Pounds of Muscle

As a 44-year-old, I find that terrifying. But I also see it as a challenge. What would it take for a busy family guy like me to not only regain lost muscle but also add several pounds more? Tied to my quest for “more” was my need for “less.” Less time for training, less stress on my achy back, and …

GoPro video of SpaceX rocket piece falling back to Earth is oddly serene

A rocket forcing its way into space is anything but calm — but at least a few moments of its descent back to earth are quiet.<p>New GoPro footage …

Xiaomi emerges as a top player in the wearables market

Although the company might be best known for selling cut-throat priced smartphones, Xiaomi has also quickly risen to become a dominant player in the wearables market. According to research conducted by IDC, Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi accounted for 24.6 percent of the wearable market in the first …

Wearable Tech

Mission to Mars could make astronauts' skin thinner

A study of ‘astromice’ living on the International Space Station for three months found their skin was 15 per cent thinner in the microgravity<p>Humans are facing a new obstacle on the journey to Mars after scientists discovered the long space flight can make skin thinner, exposing astronauts to even …

This startup has an algorithm that finds discount flight tickets 'hidden' on airline websites

Some of these flights can be priced 50% to 90% lower than those booked via a regular flight ticket, according to Lucie Bresova, the CFO of the Czech Republic-based Skypicker. Skypicker is a flight-booking app that blew our minds when Business Insider discovered it on a visit to Prague last …

Flying

Apple's Jony Ive Promoted to Company's Chief Design Officer

The minimalist Brit will hand off managerial duties to two deputies.<p>Apple design guru Jony Ive, whose minimalist sensibilities have influenced a range of products from the iMac to the Apple Watch, has been named to the newly created position of chief design officer.<p>In his new role, Ive will focus …

Apple Watch

New nutrition facts panels won’t have line on added sugars

Nutrition facts panels in Canada are getting a makeover, with changes to serving sizes and a streamlined definition of sugar designed to help consumers cut through the complexity of current labels.<p>Despite an earlier proposal, the nutrition labels Health Minister Rona Ambrose unveiled on Friday will …

How do you judge a Javascript programmer by only 5 questions?

I was recently asked this on Quora, and here are my answers. Please note -these questions only indicate if someone knows JavaScript, it does <i>not</i> …

Operating Partner, DFJ

How to Build a Unicorn From Scratch – and Walk Away with Nothing.<p>This is a grim fairy tale about a mythical company and its mythical founder. While I …

Oceans Are Losing Oxygen—and Becoming More Hostile to Life

Low-oxygen areas are expanding in deep waters, killing some creatures outright and changing how and where others live. It may get much worse.<p>Marlin and sailfish are the oceans’ perfect athletes. A marlin can outweigh a polar bear, leap through the air, and traverse the sea from Delaware to …

Global Warming

Customers line up at boutique fashion retailers, Japanese electronics stores for Apple Watch debut

Prospective Apple Watch buyers are queuing up outside high-end fashion outlets scheduled carry the device on launch day, an odd scene for those …

Oh shnap

Hang Son Doong

No Longer Available

Registrant WHOIS contact information verification

The Case for Flux

Flux has become trendy in the past few months, and you’ve seen everyone and their dog roll out their own implementations. The momentum around this …

JavaScript

Effective Web Typography: Rules, Techniques and Responsive Design

You're reading Effective Web Typography: Rules, Techniques and Responsive Design, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be …

Web Design

How NativeScript Works

NativeScript is a framework that lets you build native iOS and Android (and eventually Windows Universal) apps using JavaScript code. NativeScript …

JavaScript