Brandon Kessler

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Code Kingdoms Teaches Kids JavaScript with a Puzzle Adventure Game

A growing number of apps now are geared toward teaching kids to code because it’s a valuable skill to learn. Code Kingdoms is another such app, but …

Kids

Setting Up Ubuntu As a Kiosk Web Appliance

Introduction: Setting Up Ubuntu As a Kiosk Web Appliance<p>At work we have the frequent need for a machine that will allow students to access the …

Linux

How to Build a Self‐Feeding Self‐Watering Garden Bed

1<p><b>Make the bed with copper treated timber sleepers.</b><p>Using 200mm x 75mm sleepers, cut 6 lengths 2700mm long and 6 lengths 1500mm long.<p>Pre-paint the …

10 Website Design Fails That Designers Ignore (But Shouldn’t)

Advertisement<p>Does your website represent your business perfectly?<br>Is it delivering the message it was meant to?<br>If no, your website is probably killing …

JCLU

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Getting work done using time blocking techniques

If you’re having trouble getting work done — because you procrastinate, because you lose focus, or because of your perfectionistic tendencies — a …

Time Management
Self Control
Productivity
Swimming Pools

Free Material Design UI kit for web designers

Apr 1st 2015<p>So, you are designing on a budget? Download this free Material Design UI kit by Ionut Bondoc today!<p>There are so many awesome examples of …

How to Write a Great Business Plan: Key Concepts | Inc.com

Some entrepreneurs succeed without a business plan. With great timing, solid business skills, entrepreneurial drive, and a little luck, some founders build thriving businesses without ever creating even an informal business plan.<p>But the chances are more likely that those entrepreneurs fail.<p>Will a …

Small Business

6 Ways Wireframing Can Increase Your Productivity

AD<p>A website wireframe is the blueprint of a website. It is a sketch of the layout that the final website will hold. I’m sure you already know this …

Wireframing

10 tips on prototyping UIs with Sketch

Since it was purpose-built for web and mobile design, it’s no surprise that Sketch is one of the fastest and most versatile tools for designing …

UX Design

Developers: Why You Shouldn’t Skip Documentation

In the development realm of mobile apps, web apps, desktop apps, or JavaScript libraries, documentation plays an important role that could determine …

Software Development

How to Convert a Physical Windows or Linux PC to a Virtual Machine

Want to keep an old Windows or Linux installation around without keeping the hardware around? Convert that physical Windows partition to a virtual …

Virtual Machine

Tips for Structuring an Organized CSS Stylesheet

Web development is certainly a growing field with more and more people getting interested in the topic every year. Frontend development is …

Web Development

Malcolm Gladwell's 5 Best Life Lessons for Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

<i>New Yorker</i> writer Malcolm Gladwell is the master of dissecting conventional wisdom and coming up with powerful conclusions that challenge what we think we already know. Over his career, Gladwell's insightful books have cracked <i>The New York Times</i> bestseller list five times, most recently with</i> …

Self-improvement

Which Programming Language Should I Learn First?

Learning a programming language is difficult, but with this infographic you'll at least be able to get a decent idea of what you're getting into!

31 Ways You Can Reorganize Your Life With Dollar Store Stuff

Spring cleaning just got interesting.

19 Clever DIY Projects To Hide Eyesores Around The Home

17. Hide paper towel rolls, tissues and more in wall mounts.<p>Healthy Shelf | Amazon<p>Advertisement<p>18. Hide ugly plastic pump bottles by upgrading to …

The key to a happy relationship? Maybe it's Borderlands

My husband and I were married on February 29th, 2008, after seven years of dating.<p>That first year of marriage was tough, as I often heard it would be. He worked nights, I had a regular nine-to-five job as a secretary at a college. We barely had time to sit down to a meal together, much less game …

21 Ways to Achieve Wealth and Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In his book, <i>Rich Habits -- The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals</i>, Tom Corley outlines several habits that distinguish the wealthy from the nonwealthy.<p>It got me to think, How many people operate on autopilot and don’t stop to …

Self-improvement

The 7 Habits of Highly Successful Game Developers

Aristotle said, “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.”<p>With that in mind, I present to you seven habits that …

The 5 Daily Rituals That Will Make You Happy

You know what percentage of people are really happy? Not “oh, life is pretty good”, I mean people who are <i>flourishing</i>. They feel their lives are …

Happiness

12 Daily Habits: The Art of Creating a Brand-New You

A few years ago, I wasn’t the person I wanted to be…I was prioritizing the wrong things, focused on accomplishments and not growing as a person. I …

4 Animated GIFs That Reveal The Secret To Great UX Testing

All designers should use these techniques to test their designs.<p>Great designs don’t just fall out of a designer’s brain. More often than not, they’re the result of rigorous testing, using a nebulous mix of scientific and not-so-scientific techniques. But if you’re not sure what the difference …

GIF Animations