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Android's design guidelines: what are they, and why should you care?

These days, there isn’t much left to say about design on Android. There’s a lingering stigma that Android applications are designed for tech enthusiasts, and remain inaccessible for the average user. The platform has many poor first impressions to overcome, but the design team at Google is working …

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New Google reference app helps developers build multi-screen apps

With the recent introduction of Android Wear, Android TV and Android Auto, Google is expanding its ecosystem to as many screen sizes as possible. With all of the new screen sizes now on the Android platform, the company is urging developers to create the best looking applications as possible, no …

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Does Apple Pay really have a fraud problem?

The fraud is happening through the banks, not through Apple Pay<p>Apple Pay is being used for fraudulent activities by criminals with stolen identities and credit cards, as first reported by <i>The Guardian</i>. While Apple Pay encryption has not been breached, the mobile payments system has seen an increase …

4 Questions You Must Think Critically About Before Starting a Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs are an eager bunch. That’s part of what makes us so great!<p>We’re go-getters. We wake up early. Mondays excite us. (Okay, maybe that last one is a bit of a stretch.)<p>I’ve had the pleasure of working with thousands of …

7 Resources That Can Help You Create a Stunning Mobile App Design

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I have never used an app more than once that didn’t appeal to my eyes or one that made me think about how to use it. Design is just too important, and good design is a sure way that your app stays on your customer’s phone.<p>Not only does …

CNN exclusive: From Glasgow girl to 'bedroom radical' and ISIS bride

In November of last year, 19-year-old Aqsa Mahmood gave her father, Muzaffar, a long hug goodbye. He remembers, he says, because she looked especially beautiful. He remarked upon it to his wife, saying there was something different about his daughter.<p>The night before, she had asked her sisters to …

Islamic State kills 270 in Syrian gas field 'massacre'

Militant jihadist group kills dozens of Syrian troops and workers in its largest attack yet on the regime<p>Jihadists have killed 270 Syrian regime fighters, civilian security guards and employees since seizing a gas field in Homs province, a monitoring group said Friday.<p>The Syrian Observatory for …

Funding Circle Raises $65M to Take on Lending Club

Peer-to-peer lender Funding Circle has raised $65 million in capital in a Series D funding round led by Index Ventures, bringing the company’s total funding to $123 million.<p>Accel Partners, Union Square Ventures and Ribbit Capital will also be participating in the new financing round. And Bob Steel, …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

Bare Minimum Skills Required to Work For Yourself

You aren’t going to please everyone and not everyone is going to want your art. The good thing is that it’s <i>much</i> easier to please the right people than all of the people.<p>Share your work with them as often as possible. Connect with them, seek them out and offer help/insight when applicable. It’s …

How To Add A Realistic Tattoo To a Person With Photoshop

I think the concept of using skin as a canvas is curious. I don’t have any tattoos, and in a day where it seems everyone and their mother has one, or …

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StockLogos Redirect

<b>Dear StockLogos visitor, you have been redirected from StockLogos.com to AdsoftheWorld.com, because StockLogos.com has been discontinued. If you have</b> …

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10 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Starting a Web Design Business — SitePoint

Freelancing on the side to earn extra income is all well and good. But if you want to start a business that generates a full-time income, here are …

19 Examples of Minimalistic Web Designs

Minimal websites, when properly designed, are always inspiring. It is always interesting to see how designers approach the minimalistic point of view …

15 Fresh Examples of Clean and Minimal Web Designs

As a designer, it can be tempting to use a lot of unnecessary design elements or a complex color palette to make a website stand out. Doing this will …

Type and Color Inspiration from Package Design

Here at WDL we believe that great design is always inspiring, and it doesn’t matter if we are talking about print, product, web or package design. So …

8 Must-have Cheat Sheets for Web Designers and Developers

As a web designer or developer, it’s nearly impossible to remember multiple programming languages, frameworks, and keyboard shortcuts to various …

The 100 Greatest Free Fonts for 2014

Here we are, once again, with our now-famous selection of the top 100 free fonts for 2014. This year we have only selected fonts published or updated …

81K Designers Shaping The Website Design Industry With Webydo’s Professional Code-Free Design Studio.

Appealing to the professional and savvy designer, Webydo is the leading online design studio that enables designers to create, manage and publish …

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Dinner Tonight: Salmon Papillotes + Creamy Cucumber Side

The trick to a fully satisfying meal is to play with balance, and this combination strikes the perfect one. Crunchy cucumbers are paired with soft, steamed salmon. A creamy sauce with lemon cools the bold flavor of peppercorns and ginger. Finally, the bit of dill in both recipes ties this Dinner …

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Perfect Salmon

It never fails. If I ask my kids what they want for dinner, given anything, they almost always ask for salmon. I love it when they do because it's so healthy, so easy, and so delicious! I've found a way to make it that makes everyone happy, and it's totally quick.<p>1. The first key is to start with …

How to Take Better Pictures with Your Smartphone's Camera

Camera phones have come a long way in the past few years, but they don't always take point-and-shoot quality pictures on the first try (let alone …