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Simple, Effective DIY Mosquito Trap Made with a Box Fan

This just catches 'em, it's up to you to kill 'em<p>Summer's almost over, but mosquitoes still have at least another month to feast on your flesh. Is …

Category: Technology – Which? News

Technology<p>Which? reveals the providers that impressed and the providers that disappointed in the annual broadband survey.<p>Slow internet could be a …

Amazon Echo

Google’s 25 Rules For Building A Better Mobile Site

Google researchers listened to 119 hours of user complaints about mobile websites. Here’s what they learned.<p>Some mobile websites are borderline unusable, forcing you to squint and peck around in hopes of finding whatever piece of information you need. But others seem to fit your phone like a glove. …

UX Design

Magnetically Actuated Micro-Robots for Advanced Manipulation Applications

Robotics

Some of Your Friends Are Already This Broke: The Problem With Digital Music

“Some of your friends are probably already this fucked.”<p>That’s how Steve Albini concluded “The Problem with Music”, his famous essay breaking down …

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Textastic Code Editor For iPad 5.0 Brings iOS 7 Redesign And Other Improvements

Textastic Code Editor for iPad has just been updated to version 5.0.<p>Textastic received its previous update a day before the launch of iOS 7 in …

How To Add A Dislike Button To Facebook Posts In Google Chrome

Facebook has acknowledged time and time again that it will never add a Dislike button to the site. Yet many users have been begging the web giant to …

Distiller: The Ultimate Whisky-Drinker's Companion

While drinking a lot of whisky can leave you dazed a confused, a similar state may also be attained simply by shopping for the stuff. And this is where Distiller hopes to help, with an iOS app that serves as your companion for all things, well, ‘whisky’. Here’s how it works.<p>Distiller delivers …

How the experts use salt in their cooking – and why

The science of how salt affects the taste of food is more complicated than you might think – but it's vital to understand if you want to improve your skill in the kitchen<p>Ferran Adrià once declared salt "the only product that changes cuisine". This is because, as he and all seasoned cooks know, …

9 Ways Social Media Marketing Will Change in 2014

From the decline of Facebook use among teens to Twitter's IPO, if there is one thing we know for sure about social media, it's that few trends hold …

5 Reasons why every educator should have a Google Voice Account.

Google Voice is a service from Google that allows you to have a phone number that you can forward to any and all of your phones. The service is free …

An Introduction To DOM Events

Listening For DOM Events<p>In the past, browsers have had major inconsistencies in the way they attach event listeners to DOM nodes. Libraries such as …

SEO For Responsive Websites

The website I’d like to audit today is the US version of Disney Junior. I’ve chosen this website for three reasons: it’s not run by a client or a …

An Introduction To Full Stack JavaScript

I’ll introduce these components piece by piece. But first, a short note on how we got to where we are today.<p>Why I Use JavaScript<p>I’ve been a Web …

Business Content Editing Tips

Defining “quality content” is difficult. <b>A useful approach is to look at the editing process</b>, because editing is where content theory is translated …

How Optimized Are Your Images? Meet ImageOptim-CLI, A Batch Compression Tool

Image Optimization Tools<p>If you’re not currently using any image optimization tool, I would urge you to choose one. Any is better than none. …

Best iPhone Apps For Learning Spanish

The iPhone is a truly versatile device that can help you in more ways than one. Spain is now considered a favorite holiday destination by many people …

Yube Modular Furniture

I am going through the painful process of redecorating my home office. Caught on a tight budget, being picky on the design sensibilities and opting …

Options For Tinnitus Treatments (For DJs Who Already Have It)

If you’ve been to a few too many loud DJ gigs, you might have started noticing that familiar-yet-terrifying ringing in your ears that plagues DJs and …

Wooden Records From Amanda Ghassaei

Who needs vinyl for a record collection when you can just follow the lead of Amanda Ghassaei. This girl’s laser cut records are fully capable of …

Turntables

Fresh From The Dairy: Color Blocking

<i>In an ongoing effort to support independent artists from around the world, Design Milk is proud to partner with Society6 to offer The Design Milk</i> …

Design